George C. Cromwell, Sr.
February 22, 2013
George C. “Pete” Cromwell, Sr., 82, Orrstown Road, Orrstown, PA and formerly of Pogue Road, Orbisonia, PA died Friday evening, February 22, 2013 at the Chambersburg Hospital, Chambersburg, PA.
Born January 8, 1931 in Springfield Township, Huntingdon County, he was the son of the late Merrill and Annie (Wagner) Cromwell. He was married to Edna Wasson who preceded in death in 1981. He later married Betty Jane Pyne Cummings. Mrs. Cromwell survives at their home.
Mr. Cromwell is survived by two sons: Merrill Cromwell and companion Michelle Wilhite, Waynesboro, PA and George Cromwell, Jr. and wife Sherri, Orbisonia, PA along with two stepchildren: Gerald Cummings and wife Karen, Shippensburg, PA and Allen Cummings and wife Kim, Orrstown, PA. There are eight grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
One stepson, Scott, and one sister, Cula Runk, are deceased.
Mr. Cromwell attended the Blue Mountain Assembly of God Church, Newburg, PA.
He was a veteran of the Korean War serving with the U.S. Navy on the USS Franklin Delano Roosevelt. Also he was a member of the American Legion, Shippensburg, PA.
Mr. Cromwell worked as a welder and truck driver.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley Street, Orbisonia, PA 17243 (map/directions) with Rev. Ward Schultz officiating. Interment will be at Orbisonia Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service on Tuesday.
Visiting - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia - 10:00 a.m.
Funeral Services - Martin R. Brown Funeral Home - 11:00 a.m.
Interment - Orbisonia Cemetery