2013-05-09 / Obituaries

Arlene B.D. Pearl, 85

McConnellsburg

Arlene B.D. Pearl, 85, formerly of Chambersburg, died Friday, May 3, 2013, at Long Term Care in McConnellsburg.

She was born March 4, 1928, the daughter of the late Alma Wilds and stepdaughter of the late Paul Wilds.

She worked at the former Franklin County Nursing Home for 20 years, retiring in 1988. A Protestant, she enjoyed going to church. While in Chambersburg she attended King Street Church and most recently attended Roxbury United Methodist Church. She also enjoyed bingo and travelling.

Surviving is a daughter, Brenda Glunt; three siblings: Leland Wilds (wife Florence), Janice Cook (husband George), and Dolores Shaw; and a special friend, Judy Seiders.

Funeral services were held Monday, May 6, 2013, at 11:30 a.m., in Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Chambersburg. Pastor Dick Bernhard officiated. Interment was in Knobsville Cemetery.

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