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Elva Shetter Chambers

Elva Shetter Chambers

Friday, March 7th, 1924 Sunday, November 17th, 2019

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Obituary for Elva K. Shetter Chambers

Elva K. Shetter Chambers, 95, of Chambersburg, passed away on Sunday, November 17, 2019 at the Village at Luther Ridge. Born March 7, 1924 in Shippensburg, she was a daughter of the late Oliver Rotz, Sr. and Edna DeHart Rotz.

She was employed as a cashier at the former Acme Market for 30 years until her retirement and still remembered all of her regular customers. She was a member of King Street Church, taught 11th grade Sunday school for 14 years, and was part of the Spiritual Caregivers for 30 years. She enjoyed riding horses and motorcycles. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family, especially the grandchildren and great-grandchildren

She is survived by her son, Glenn Shetter and wife Linda of Chambersburg; two granddaughters, Lisa Byers and husband Jerry of Chambersburg, and Glenda Arnold and husband Kevin of Camp Hill; six great grandchildren, Rebecca Booz, and husband Nathan, Brenton Byers, and Bryson Byers, and Alexander, Ava, and Avery Arnold; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Elva is preceded in death by her first husband, Glenn B. Shetter in 1966; her second husband Ronald S. Chambers in 2018; four brothers, Eugene, Oliver Jr., William and Charles Rotz; and her sister, Charlotte Motter.

A funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, November 23, 2019, in the Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, PA. Rev. Lester F. Stine and Rev. Ron Cook will officiate. Interment will follow in Norland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 PM on Friday evening at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service on Saturday.

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  • Visitation

    Friday, November 22nd, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    333 Falling Spring Rd.
    CHAMBERSBURG
    Friday, November 22nd, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Second Visitation

    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 | 10:00am - 11:00pm
    Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    333 Falling Spring Rd.
    CHAMBERSBURG
    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
    10:00am - 11:00pm
  • Service

    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019 | 11:00am
    Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    333 Falling Spring Road
    Cha
    Saturday, November 23rd, 2019
    11:00am
  • Interment

    Norland Cemetery
    2295 Philadelphia Ave
    CHAMBERSBURG, PA
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Judy Herr

Dear Glenn and Linda,
We want to express our heartfelt sympathy on the passing of your Mother and Mother-in-law respectively. I pray for your peace knowing that she is at home with Our Heavenly Father. I hope that a calmness will lift your faith and comfort you both during this difficult time. Glenn, until you see your Mom again, rely on your memories, family and friends as you travel a new road in life.
Sending love and prayers to you both.
John and Judy🙏🏻❤️🙏🏻
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