Frances (Bowders) Zeger

Obituaries in Greencastle, PA | Echo Pilot
Obituaries in Greencastle, PA | Echo Pilot

Frances (Bowders) Zeger

Greencastle - Mrs. Frances (Bowders) Zeger, 83, of Buchanan Trail East, Greencastle, PA, passed away Saturday, October 16, 2021.

Born July 25, 1938 in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Lulu (Stains) Bowders.

Mrs. Zeger was a graduate of Greencastle High School with the Class of 1956.

She and her husband, the late Mr. Galen C. "John" Zeger, were married April 25, 1956. They were married for 57 years when he passed away May 9, 2013.

A homemaker and farm wife, Mrs. Zeger also was a longtime employee of Greencastle-Antrim School District where she worked in the cafeteria.

She attended Five Forks Brethren in Christ Church, Waynesboro and especially treasured time spent at the family cabin in Potter County.

Mrs. Zeger is survived by two children, Rodney L. Zeger and his wife, Stacy of Chambersburg and Karen S. Showalter and her husband, Darrel of Greencastle; four grandchildren, Matt Zeger, Marc Zeger and his wife, Ashley, Tony Showalter and his wife, Kristen and Kelly Alleman and her husband, Eric; five great-grandchildren, Bailey, Nolan, Maddy, Carter and Patton; sister, Thelma Cline of State Line, PA; a number of nieces and nephews; and a host of extended family and friends.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Ethel Vaughn and Annabelle Salisbury.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, October 19, 2021 in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle with Pastor Bill Shank officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: SpiriTrust Lutheran Hospice, 2700 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17202.

Arrangements are by Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.bowersoxfuneralhomes.com

Posted online on October 18, 2021

Published in Echo Pilot

Obituaries in Greencastle, PA | Echo Pilot
Obituaries in Greencastle, PA | Echo Pilot

Frances (Bowders) Zeger

Frances (Bowders) Zeger

Greencastle - Mrs. Frances (Bowders) Zeger, 83, of Buchanan Trail East, Greencastle, PA, passed away Saturday, October 16, 2021.

Born July 25, 1938 in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Lulu (Stains) Bowders.

Mrs. Zeger was a graduate of Greencastle High School with the Class of 1956.

She and her husband, the late Mr. Galen C. "John" Zeger, were married April 25, 1956. They were married for 57 years when he passed away May 9, 2013.

A homemaker and farm wife, Mrs. Zeger also was a longtime employee of Greencastle-Antrim School District where she worked in the cafeteria.

She attended Five Forks Brethren in Christ Church, Waynesboro and especially treasured time spent at the family cabin in Potter County.

Mrs. Zeger is survived by two children, Rodney L. Zeger and his wife, Stacy of Chambersburg and Karen S. Showalter and her husband, Darrel of Greencastle; four grandchildren, Matt Zeger, Marc Zeger and his wife, Ashley, Tony Showalter and his wife, Kristen and Kelly Alleman and her husband, Eric; five great-grandchildren, Bailey, Nolan, Maddy, Carter and Patton; sister, Thelma Cline of State Line, PA; a number of nieces and nephews; and a host of extended family and friends.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Ethel Vaughn and Annabelle Salisbury.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, October 19, 2021 in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle with Pastor Bill Shank officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: SpiriTrust Lutheran Hospice, 2700 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17202.

Arrangements are by Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.bowersoxfuneralhomes.com

Posted online on October 18, 2021

Published in Echo Pilot