Bernice A. Whitsel

September 6, 2017

Whitsel, Bernice Obituary

Bernice A. Whitsel, 97, formerly of RD, Three Springs, PA, died at 12:04 PM, Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at AristaCare at Woodland Park, Orbisonia, PA.
    
Born April 26, 1920 at San Francisco, CA, she was a daughter of the late Walter G. Hileman and Frances (Hileman) Frantz. She was united in marriage to Sherman B. Whitsel on April 26, 1939. Mr. Whitsel preceded in death on May 4, 1999.

She is survived by four children, Leroy Whitsel and wife Margaret “Peggy”, Betty Whitsel and husband Ted, Ellis Whitsel and wife Gloria and Daniel Whitsel and wife Deborah, all of RD, Three Springs, PA. Also surviving are nine grandchildren, twenty two great grandchildren, twenty three great great grandchildren and one brother, Wilbert Hileman of Mt. Union, PA. Two grandsons, Terry Whitsel and Darin Whitsel and two brothers, Robert and Donald Hileman, preceded in death.
    
Mrs. Whitsel was a member of the Sugar Run Church of the Brethren, RD, Shirleysburg, PA and the Women’s Fellowship Sunday School class for a number of years.

She retired from Grief Bros. Manufacturing, Inc., Mt. Union, PA after 20 years service. After retirement she was employed at the Sideling Hill Plaza of the Pennsylvania Turnpike for many years.
    
A funeral service will be held at 3:00 PM, Sunday, September 10, 2017 at the Sugar Run Church of the Brethren, 17193 Hill Valley Road, Shirleysburg, PA with Rev. Jim Hullihen officiating. Interment will be made at Monroe Valley Cemetery, RD, Three Springs, PA. Friends may call at the church one hour prior to the service on Sunday.
    
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Sugar Run Church of the Brethren, 17193 Hill Valley Road, Shirleysburg, PA 17260.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia, PA.
    




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September 10, 2017
2:00 p.m.

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Sugar Run Church of the Brethren

17193 Hill Valley Road
Shirleysburg, PA 17260
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September 10, 2017
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Sugar Run Church of the Brethren

17193 Hill Valley Road
Shirleysburg, PA 17260
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September 10, 2017

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Monroe Valley Cemetery

Three Springs, PA


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