2013-01-30 / Obituaries

Dorothy M. Metzler Chambersburg, 79

Dorothy M. Metzler, 79, Chambersburg, died Friday, January 25, 2013, at Providence Place, where she had been residing for the past two years.

Born December, 15, 1933, in Lewistown, Pa., she was the loving daughter of the late Frank and Dora “Boop” Koonsman, Lewistown, Pa.

She graduated in 1951 from Lewistown High School. She was known by all for her joy and laughter. She loved life! She worked as an assistant activities director most of her life at the Shook Home for the Aged, retiring in 1995.

Dottie and husband Robert were members of Chambersburg Bible Church.

She was married to the late Robert D. Metzler October 17, 1953. He passed away on November 5, 2005.

Surviving are her three children: Linda C. (Metzler) and Robin Feight of Hustontown; Douglas D. and Trina Metzler, of Chambersburg; and Tammy A.(Metzler)and Richard Hurley of Chambersburg. Dottie loved and adored her eight grandchildren.

One granddaughter, Sarah N. Hurley, preceded her in death and two greatgrandchildren.

Services were held Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at 2 p.m. in Chambersburg Bible Church. Pastor Kauffman officiated. Interment was at Parklawn Memorial Gardens.

Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.kelso-corneliusfuneralhome.com.

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