Mary L. Statler
Mary Lou (Sipes) Statler, 76, Greencastle, Pa., died at 7:28 a.m., Tuesday, December 24, 2013, in the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and James Woodring of State Line, Pa. She had been in declining health for the past year.
Born April 11, 1937, in Mc- Connellsburg, she was the daughter of the late George M. and Martha J. (Cutchall) Sipes. She and her husband, Harry Thomas “Tom” Statler, were married August 25, 1953, in Hagerstown. He died on January 30, 2013.
She worked at the former Stanley Co. of Chambersburg. She was the owner of the Hair Styling Emporium and Statler’s Country Store both of Zullinger, Pa., and she also helped clerk at the State Line-Tom Statler’s Auction House in State Line, Pa. She loved attending sporting events for her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, enjoyed family vacations, going to plays, loved the holidays and most importantly spending time with her family that she loved dearly. She attended school in Clay Hill and was a 1986 graduate of the former Headhunters Cosmetology School in Chambersburg.
Surviving are two sons: Thomas Statler and wife Barbara and Michael Statler, all of Greencastle; two daughters: Brenda Statler Woodring and husband James of State Line; Ann Statler Amsley and husband Craig, of Greencastle; seven grandchildren: Candis De- Shong, Saundra Tucker, Cristina Shifflett, Cayla Amsley, Creighton Amsley, Elayna Statler, Rachel Statler; five great-grandchildren: Alexa DeShong, Drew DeShong, Haley Barnhart, Jeb Barnhart and Dawson Shifflett; and one sister, Rhoda Niedentohl of Waynesboro, Pa.
Funeral services were held Saturday, December 28, at 1 p.m., at Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, Greencastle. Rev. David Rawley officiated. Burial was in Cedar Hill Cemetery Greencastle.
Memorial contributions may be given in her memory to the Grane Hospice, 4 Lemoyne Dr., Suite 201, Lemoyne, PA 17043.
Online condolences at www.zimmermanfh.com