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 Doris J. <I>Benchoff</I> Harman

Doris J. Benchoff Harman

Washington, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 21 Jan 2012 (aged 79)
Waynesboro, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Rouzerville, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 23871280 · View Source
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MRS. DORIS J. (BENCHOFF) HARMAN, 79, of 11977 N. Woodlea Drive, Waynesboro, passed away suddenly on January 21, 2012 in her home.

Born November 23, 1932 in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Merle C. and Verna J. (Myers) Benchoff. She was a lifelong resident of the Waynesboro area.

Mrs. Harman graduated from Waynesboro High School with the class of 1950.

She and her husband of over 59 years, Jack E. Harman, were married on December 6, 1952 in Hagerstown. They have lived at their present residence since 1988.

In her early life, Mrs. Harman worked at the Waynesboro Knitting Mill. She later worked for Regency Thermographers for over 10 years. However, she was a homemaker most of her life.

She was a member of Christ United Methodist Church, Waynesboro and enjoyed yard work, Duke Basketball, Penn State athletics, and was an avid sports fan.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, Craig E. Harman and his wife Brenda of Deland, FL, and Scott B. Harman and his wife Lisa of Palm Harbor, FL; one granddaughter, Sara R. Harman of Palm Harbor, FL; one sister Barbara M. Russell of Billings, MT; and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Richard C. Benchoff.

Services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Thursday, January 26, 2012 in Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro, with Rev. Dr. A. Robert Cook officiating. Burial will follow in Harbaugh Church Cemetery in Rouzerville.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services, Thursday morning, in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: The John F. Benchoff Scholarship Fund, C/O Mont Alto Campus Athletics.

Source : The Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home - Waynesboro, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania - Saturday, January 21, 2012

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  • Maintained by: Melvin L. Halterman
  • Originally Created by: Mike Hahn
  • Added: 9 Jan 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23871280
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Doris J. Benchoff Harman (23 Nov 1932–21 Jan 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23871280, citing Harbaugh Church Cemetery, Rouzerville, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Melvin L. Halterman (contributor 47017310) .