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Elizabeth Ann Zeger Wharton
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Birth: Apr. 15, 1938
Chambersburg
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 18, 2011
Hagerstown
Washington County
Maryland, USA

OBITUARY :
MRS. ELIZABETH ANN (ZEGER) WHARTON, 73, of 8955 Kuhn Rd., Greencastle, PA died Sunday, December 18, 2011 in Meritus Medical Center, Hagerstown, MD.

Born April 15, 1938 in Chambersburg, PA, she was the daughter of the late Robert R. Zeger, Sr. and Nettie Elizabeth (Laughman) Zeger.

Mrs. Wharton graduated with the 1957 class of James Buchanan High School, Mercersburg, PA.

She and her husband, Ralph Leo Wharton, Sr., were married on December 6, 1958 in Clear Spring, MD. They lived at their Kuhn Rd., Greencastle home since 1969. Mr. Wharton died on January 10, 2002.

Mrs. Wharton was employed by Heinz Foods, Chambersburg, in the packing department, then Bear Packing, Greencastle as a food processor and most recently by Martins Pastries, Chambersburg as a quality control inspector, until she retired in 2002.

She was a member of St. Stephen's United Church of Christ, Upton, PA and enjoyed playing BINGO and puzzles.

Mrs. Wharton is survived by three daughters: Debra Ann Pearce, Mercersburg, Donna Elizabeth Wharton, Greencastle, Tracey Janet Tice, Waynesboro; a son: Ralph Leo Wharton, Jr., Greencastle; ten grandchildren, one step-grandchild, thirteen great grandchildren, three step-great grandchildren; two sisters: Gladys Louise Slichter, Palmyra, PA, Nancy Alice Richards, McConnellsburg, PA; two brothers: Robert Raymond Zeger, Jr., Greencastle, Franklin David Zeger, Marion, PA; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Donald Eugene Zeger and Gerald Jacob Zeger.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M., Thursday, December 22, 2011 in St. Stephen's United Church of Christ, 5441 Buchanan Trail W., Greencastle, with Rev. J. Denise Smelley officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Mercersburg.

Family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Wednesday in Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington Street, Greencastle.

Source : The Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home - Waynesboro, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania - Monday, December 19, 2011
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ralph Leo Wharton (1932 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Mercersburg
Franklin County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Melvin L. Halterman
Record added: Dec 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82163975
Elizabeth Ann <i>Zeger</i> Wharton
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- Melvin L. Halterman
 Added: Dec. 19, 2011
 
 
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