2012-06-07 / Obituaries

Dorothy E. Zeger Chambersburg, 95

Dorothy E. Zeger, 95, Chambersburg, died at home on Wednesday, May 30, 2012.

She was born December 29, 1916, in McConnellsburg, to John and Stella (Lake) Ott.

She graduated from Mc- Connellsburg High School and was a licensed beautician. She worked in retail management and was manager of Spiegel Catalog Center in Chambersburg. She later was the business owner of Zeger’s Antiques and Collectibles. She was an avid collector of antiques and primitives and excelled in gardening, having grown up on the family farm in Mc- Connellsburg.

She is survived by her three children: Stanley N. (husband of Diane) Zeger Sr. ofChambersburg; Elden L. ( husband of Linda) Zeger of Chambersburg; and Odetta Z. (wife of Phil) McConnell of Chambersburg; four grandchildren: Stanley Zeger Jr., Stephanie Zeger Ryder, Erik Zeger and Bryan Zeger; and six greatgrandchildren: Luke Zeger, Christian Zeger, Will Zeger, Kyler Staub, Emily Zeger and Alexandra Zeger.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Wayne C. Zeger; a stillborn son, Bubbles; a sister, RellaOttEckert; andtwo brothers: George and Howard W. Ott.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 9, at St. John’s United Church ofChrist, Chambersburg. Rev. Mark Ruzicka will officiate. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations may be sent to St. John’s United Church of Christ, 1811 Lincoln Way East, Chambersburg, PA 17202 or to Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter, 2325 Country Road, Chambersburg, PA 17202.

Funeral services are being conducted by Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, Ltd. Chambersburg.

Online condolences at www.kelsocorneliusfh.com.

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