Tillie B. Drake

December 15, 2014

Drake, Tillie Obituary

Tillie B. Drake, 84, formerly of Maddensville Pike, Orbisonia, PA, died at 12:15 a.m., Monday, December 15, 2014 at the Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, PA.

Born February 13, 1930 at Three Springs, PA, she was a daughter of the late Martin S. & Margaret (McQuait) Price. She was first married to Herbert Ted Nearhood who preceded in death in 1966. She later married Earl F. Drake who preceded in death in 2004.

Surviving are two children: Donna McCoy and husband Robert of RD, Three Springs, PA, and Richard Nearhood and wife Lisa of Millerstown, PA; one step daughter: Dottie Zinn of York, PA; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and two sisters: Ethel Vaughn of the Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, PA and Freda Sipes of Bellwood, PA. Two daughters: Betty Culley and Patsy Leab; six brothers; and six sisters preceded in death.

Mrs. Drake was a member of the Dublin Mills Community Church, RD, Hustontown, PA. She was employed by Greif Bros. Manufacturing, Mt. Union, PA for 28 years. She retired in 1993 from from the Letterkenny Army Depot, Chambersburg, PA after 12 years service.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, December 18, 2014 at the Dublin Mills Community Church, 2700 Dublin Mills Road, Hustontown, PA with Pastor Richard Stoey officiating. Interment will be made at the Dublin Mills Community Church Cemetery adjacent to the church. Friends may call at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley St., Orbisonia, PA 6 - 8 p.m. on Wednesday and at the church one hour prior to the service on Thursday.




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December 17, 2014
6 - 8 p.m.

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Martin R. Brown Funeral Home

565 Ridgley St.
Orbisonia, PA 17243
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December 18, 2014
12 p.m.

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Dublin Mills Community Church

2700 Dublin Mills Road
Hustontown, PA 17229
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December 18, 2014
1 p.m.

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Dublin Mills Community Church

2700 Dublin Mills Road
Hustontown, PA 17229
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December 18, 2014

Interment
Dublin Mills Community Church Cemetery

Hustontown, PA 17229
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