2010-02-11 / Obituaries

Vance M. Giordano

Newburg, 91

Vance M. Giordano, 91, formerly of Newburg, Pa., died Sunday, February 7, 2010, at Penn Hall Nursing Center.

Born October 6, 1918, in Crystal Springs, she was the daughter of the late Blaine and Ora DeShong Hixson.

Prior to her retirement, she worked as a registered nurse at the Department of Health in New York City.

She is survived by nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, John Giordano, on July 15, 1969 and six brothers: John, B.J., and Ross Hixson, Ellis DeShong and two infants.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Thursday, February 11, at 10:00 a.m., at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 320 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg. Rev. Keith Carroll will officiate. Private interment will be at Long Island National Cemetery, Farmingdale, N. Y.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg.

Condolences may be expressed at www.geiselfuneralhome.com.

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