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Obituary for Rosalie Anna Long (Hockenberry)

Rosalie Anna Long, 79, formerly of Fannettsburg, PA, passed away Sunday, October 29, 2023 at Chambersburg Nursing & Rehab Center, with her family by her side. Born June 11, 1944 in Willow Hill, PA she was the daughter of the late Harry M. and Elsie M. (O’Donnell) Hockenberry. Rosalie is preceded in death by her husband, Wilbur Lemont Long, whom she married September 17, 1960.

She was a homemaker who enjoyed being outdoors, gardening, tending to her flower beds, dogs, and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by daughter, Tammy (Bill) Bair of Shade Gap, PA, and son, Rocky (Barb) Long of Fannettsburg, PA. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Dustin (Serena) Long; Rusty, Joseph, Joshua (Jordan) Long and Stephanie Long; Christopher (Kristine) Bair and Michael (Heather) Bair; great-grandchildren, Owen and Ayrabella Long, Lincoln Long, Troy (Jennie) Hoover, Cierra (Cody) Dick, Evelyn Thompson and Madeline Bair; great-great-grandchildren, Jason Hoover, Hope Hoover, Colton Dick, Madisyn Dick, and Floyd Hamman; brother, John (Sonja Jones) Hockenberry, sister, Vonnie (Melvin) Helm; and a number of nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by her son, Stuart Long; three brothers, Charles, Harvey, and Fred Hockenberry; and two sisters, Mary Hammond and Velma Runk.

Graveside services will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, November 11, 2023 in Fannettsburg Reform Church Cemetery, 11347 Path Valley Rd, Fannettsburg, PA 17221 with Pastor William Bair and Pastor Phillip Zook officiating. Arrangements are by Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Chambersburg.

Memorial contributions in Rosalie Long’s memory may be made to the Fannettsburg Reform Church Cemetery PO Box 191, Fannettsburg, PA.17221.

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