Eathel D. Thatcher, 80, of Mercersburg, Pennsylvania passed away January 4, 2020 at Select Specialty Hospital Camp Hill, Pennsylvania . She was born on April 9, 1939 in Hancock, Maryland to Luther and Mary Weller. She had worked at the Mercersburg Tannery until it closed. She enjoyed her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of thirty-two years, Brooks Thatcher, and her five children; Gay Ann Gordon of Mercersburg, Debra Mumma of Mercersburg, Jeffrey Christy of Mercersburg, Tina Marie (wife of Galen) Baum of Chambersburg, Timothy Christy of Ft. Loudon, PA. Eathel has eleven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a son, Garry Christy.
A Celebration of Life service will be conducted Saturday January 18th at 4:00 PM at the Ft. Loudon Community Center. Online condolences may be expessed at www.kelsocorneliusfh.com. The family requests the omission of flowers and asks that memorial donations be sent to Tina Baum, 255 Feaster Road, Chambersburg, PA 17202.
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