Gladys Mull

Gladys Mull

Thursday, July 9th, 1936 Saturday, April 20th, 2019

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Obituary for Gladys M Mull

Gladys Marie (Ferry) Mull, age 82, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at the Harrisburg Pinnacle Hospital. Born in Chambersburg PA on July 9, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Donald William & Isabel Leedy Ferry.

Gladys was a 1954 graduate of the former St. Thomas High School. She was an active member of Solomon’s Evangelical Lutheran Church of Chambersburg, since 1963, where she was a choir member, president of her Sunday School class, council member, and served on many committees. She was also a lifetime member of the Chambersburg VFW Post 1599. Gladys was employed by the former Stanley Co. for 21 1/2 years as a seamstress and a floor supervisor. She was later employed by Strickler Insurance Agency as an agent in Personal Lines, where she retired in July of 1997 after working there 22 years. After retirement, Gladys worked 2 years at SpiriTrust as a Personal Care Assistant. She volunteered at the Capital Theater, SpiriTrust and Dress to-a-tee for several years. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, and playing solitaire.

Surviving are two children, Samuel A. Mull, wife, Becky of Chambersburg and Kimberly I. Diehl of Westminster, MD; 7 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild, a sister, Doris Barnes (husband Gerald) and a sister-in-law, Esther Gift. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, Richard E. Mull three siblings, Robert Ferry, Donald Ferry, and Betty (Ferry) Wilson; a son-in-law, Sidney Diehl; and grandson, John Kindall.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019, at 10:30 AM at Solomon’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 4856 Wayne Rd., Chambersburg, PA 17202, where Rev. William B. Nienstedt and Rev. Mike Allwein will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the church. Interment will follow in Grindstone Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the above church and address. Online condolences may be offered on her Book of Memories page at

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  • Visitation

    Saturday, May 4th, 2019 | 9:30am - 10:30am
    Solomon's Evangelical Lutheran Church
    4856 Wayne Road
    Saturday, May 4th, 2019
    9:30am - 10:30am
  • Service

    Saturday, May 4th, 2019 | 10:30am
    Solomon's Evangelical Lutheran Church
    4856 Wayne Road
    Saturday, May 4th, 2019

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Lori Troutman

Our hearts are sadden by the passing of Gladys your dear mother, sister grandmother and friend. She was a beautiful woman with a kind, sweet and witty demeanor. Our family spent a week in Topsail, NC with her and Dick and the Allwein’s. She touch our hearts and we will always have sweet memories of her.

Our Sincerest sympathies to you and your family,
Love and prayers,
Jim, Lori, Kevin Troutman and Jessica Kelly
Comment | Posted at 07:42am via Condolence

Kay Olmstead

we are so sorry to hear of your Mothers passing. Always enjoyed your folks when they came out to Illinois to visit. You have our deepest condolences. Lyle and Kay {Ferry} Olmstead
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Debby and Larry Rohrbaugh

We are so very sorry for your loss. We will keep you all close in our hearts, our thoughts and our prayers. What a wonderful lady and a wonderful family. She will be greatly missed by so many. We're so glad we had the chance to know her. Now she's in heaven with Dick, catching up on everything and watching over her loved ones. Thank you, God, for the promise of being with our loved ones in heaven and never having to say goodbye ever again. Thank you, God, for the gift of heaven and for those we love. XO...
Comment | Posted at 01:46pm via Condolence

Todd Barton

To the family of Gladys mull ! My deepest sympathy! She was a very special lady in everyones life ! Including mine !
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Cynthia Manzo-Decker

So very sorry to hear of Gladys' passing. She and I were members of the South Central Insurance Association for many years and she was such a joy to know. Always laughing - always making us laugh! Our lives were blessed by her friendship.
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