2009-01-08 / Obituaries

Amos J. Carbaugh

Greencastle, 67

Amos J. Carbaugh, 67, Greencastle, died Sunday, January 4, 2009, at Chambersburg Hospital.

Born February 28, 1941, in Mercersburg, he was the son of the late J. Merle and Pearl Atherton Carbaugh.

He had been employed by Grove Worldwide of Shady Grove.

He attended Maple Grove Church of God in Mercersburg. Surviving are his wife, Dorothy J. Thrush Carbaugh, whom he married February 10, 1964; three daughters: Wanda K. Threadgill, Kingsport, Tenn.; Melissa I. Carbaugh, Greencastle; and Roxanne S. Keith, Mercersburg; one son, Kenneth A. Carbaugh, St. Thomas; one sister, Faith E. Carbaugh, Mercersburg; two brothers: John T. Carbaugh, Mercersburg; and David H. Carbaugh, Burnt Cabins; nine grandchildren and two step-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by an infant brother.

Services will be held Thursday, January 8, at 2:00 p.m., at Lininger-Fries Funeral Home Inc., Mercersburg. Revs. Ronald L. Lynch and Samuel Fendley will officiate. Burial will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Mercersburg. The viewing will be Wednesday from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

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