2010-05-13 / Obituaries

Brenda R. Uccellini Greencastle, 62

Brenda Rae (Smith) Uccellini, 62, Greencastle, died at 8:32 p.m., Sunday, May 9, 2010, in Waynesboro Hospital.

Born February 23, 1948, in Chambersburg, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Myrtle Rae (Houpt) Smith.

She and her husband, Frederick W. Uccellini Jr. were married August 14, 1971, in Greencastle.

She was employed for the last 15 years as a supervisor with Ingram Book in Chambersburg. She was a graduate of James Buchanan High School and Hagerstown Business College.

She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ in Mercersburg where she was a deacon, financial secretary, in charge of the nursery for 10 years and taught Sunday school for 40 years. She was a member and past president of the Greencastle Lioness Club and was named Lioness of the Year for 2004-2005. She was active in the ABWA, Red Hat Society and Loyal Daughters, all of Greencastle. She was a member of the Mercersburg VFW Ladies Auxiliary and the McConnellsburg Eastern Star. She was on the planning committee for the Relay For Life in Greencastle.

Surviving family in addition to her husband are one son, Frederick W., and wife Kristen M. Uccellini III, Greencastle; one brother, Harold “Jay,” and wife Joan Smith Jr., Chambersburg; and two grandchildren: Madison Marie and Kaitlyn Elizabeth Uccellini.

Funeral services will be held Friday, May 14, at 10:00 a.m., from Trinity United Church of Christ, 129 E. Seminary St., Mercersburg. Pastor Matt Hoover will officiate. Burial will be made in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle. A luncheon will be provided following the graveside services at the church. The family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle.

Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society, 384 Floral Ave., Chambersburg, PA 17201 or to the Antietam Humane Society, 8513 Lyons Rd., Waynesboro, PA 17268.

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