2010-02-04 / Obituaries

Bertie W. Sipe

Mercersburg, 93

Bertie W. Sipe, 93, formerly of Mercersburg, died Thursday, January 28, 2010, in Menno Haven Nursing Center, Chambersburg.

Born May 5, 1916, in Clear Ridge, she was a daughter of the late Bert and Lou Kerlin Winegardner.

She was employed at Mercersburg Academy for 20 years.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Mercersburg where she was a 45- year choir member and charter member of Fulton Chapter of Order of Eastern Star of Mc- Connellsburg.

Her husband, Guy R. Sipe, died June 2, 1998.

Surviving are a daughter, Doris J. (Mrs. Gail) Knight, Frankfort, Ill.; four grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Memorial services were held at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, January 31, in the chapel of Menno Haven. Private interment was made in Union Cemetery.

Lininger-Fries Funeral Home Inc., Mercersburg, was in charge of arrangements.

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