2012-07-26 / Obituaries

Crystal Joy Strite Fort Littleton, 39

Our precious angel, Crystal Joy Strite, 39, of Fort Littleton, Pa., went home to be with Jesus on Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Born February 3, 1973, in Chambersburg, Pa., she was the youngest daughter of Pauline Hampton Strite and the late Orville Strite Sr.

In addition to her mother, Pauline of Chambersburg, she is survived by seven brothers and sisters: Karen Byers (Gary), Saint Thomas; Wilma Brown (Steve), Burnt Cabins; Paul Strite (Janet Wyman), Hanover, Pa.; Violet Summers (Wayne), Mercersburg; Denise Angle (Jeffery), Chambersburg; Ada Price (Randy), Shade Gap; and Orville Strite Jr.(Teresa), Greencastle; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by her loving brother, Jeryl (Jerry) Strite, and niece Maggie Brown.

Although physically limited, she managed to live a life of abundant joy. Her courage was an inspiration to many. She was known for her beautiful smile and a heart of gold. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends.

Funeral services were held at noon, Friday, July 20, 2012, at the Shady Pine Mennonite Church, Willow Hill. Pastor Marlin “Butch” Neil and Rev. Meagan Boozer officiated. Interment was in Upper Path Valley Cemetery, Dry Run, Pa.

Arrangements were by the M. R. Brown Funeral Home, Hustontown, Pa.

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