Paul L. Strubhar

Born: Sun., Aug. 21, 1949
Died: Fri., Oct. 18, 2019


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Oct. 24, 2019
Location: Kelso Cornelius Funeral Home

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Fri., Oct. 25, 2019
Location: King Street Church

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Paul Leroy Strubhar, 70, of Mercersburg, Pennsylvania passed away October 18, 2019 at Chambersburg Hospital. He was born on August 21, 1949 in Lebanon, Pennsylvania to Charles and Irene (Unger) Strubhar. He had retired in August of 2015 from Chambersburg Hospital after 28 years of service. He attended King Street Church and was a member of Reflections Sunday School Class. He enjoyed hunting, snowmobiling, riding motorcycles, camping, and spending time with his family, especially his three grandchildren. He was a member of Mt. Zion Masonic Lodge #774 in McConnellsburg and Harrisburg Consistory. It was his special gift to give his time, talents, and willingness to help and be there for others. He is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Susan Detrich Strubhar and their son Matthew (husband of Sarah) Strubhar of Nazareth, PA and his son, Carey Strubhar of Pine Grove, PA. He has three grandchildren: Matthew, Rayna, and Jase. He is also survived by a brother, Robert Strubhar of Fredericksburg, PA. and two sisters; Florence Embry of Lebanon and Eva Hemmer of Fredericksburg. The family will receive friends Thursday evening Oct. 24th from 6:00 till 8:00 PM at the Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, Chambersburg. There will be a memorial service Friday Oct. 25, 2019 at 11:00AM at King Street Church with Rev. Ron Cook officiating. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army, 54 L.W.W., Chambersburg, PA 17201. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family. Online condolences may be expressed at

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Thomas Strubhar
   Posted Mon October 21, 2019
Uncle Paul I will miss you very much. Always enjoyed camping with you and grew even closer to you since pappy passed away.

Deb Millhouse
   Posted Tue October 22, 2019
Sue, I am so sorry to hear of Paul's passing. I wish you peace and fond memories at this sad time.

Deborah Strubhar
   Posted Tue October 22, 2019
Aunt Sue, Matt and family. I am sorry to hear of Uncle Paul's passing. I really loved spending time with all of you on our camping trips. He was an amazing man. May God grant all of you peace and let you remember all of the wonderful memories all of you have of him. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. If there is anything that you need please do not hesitate to ask.

Cheryl Campbell
   Posted Wed October 23, 2019
Sue and family,
I'm so sad to hear of Paul's passing and I unfortunately won't be able to attend as I am currently in Tennessee. Paul was a great guy to work with and please know my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Cheryl Campbell

Charlene Gingrich
   Posted Thu October 24, 2019
Dear Sue,

My deepest condolences to you and your family. I am praying for you as you grieve the loss of Paul. Our God is big and holds you in his arms during this time.

I care,

Charlene GIngrich

Bonnie Rabold
   Posted Sat October 26, 2019

Dear Sue and Matthew:

I was sooo sorry to learn of Paul’s passing.
He was a kind and caring person and was always helpful when something in my office needed his repair touch.
Know that all the Strubhar family is in my thoughts and prayers.
Bonnie Rabold