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Official Obituary of

Deloris Olson

December 29, 1925 ~ February 28, 2024 (age 98) 98 Years Old

Deloris Olson Obituary

Deloris Olson, 98, of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania passed away February 28, 2024 at Paramount Senior Living. She was born on December 29, 1925 in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania to Leo and Beulah (Muth) Willhide. From the age of 12, she was raised at the United Brethren Orphanage in Quincy, Pennsylvania. She was a seamstress at The Stanley Company. Deloris was a member of the Mt. Olivet United Brethren Church in Chambersburg, where she taught Sunday School and played the piano. She enjoyed going to Pen Mar Park to listen to the big band music on Sundays and watching hummingbirds at the feeders. She enjoyed cooking and baking and was well known for her pies. Deloris volunteered at the Edenville Community Center, serving suppers to the community.

Deloris is survived by her daughter, Diane Alwine, grandchildren Brad Bowman and Barry Bowman (Thembi), and her honorary daughter Linda Stine. In addition to her parents, Deloris was preceded in death by her husbands Harold Alwine, Richard Cutshall and most recently, Arnold Olson, brothers Robert L. Willhide and Eugene Gift.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, March 4, 2024 at 2:00 PM at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, Ltd., Chambersburg with Rev. Stan McCammon officiating. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service. Interment will follow at Norland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Mt. Olivet United Brethren Church, 8204 Ft. McCord Rd., Chambersburg, PA 17202. Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, Ltd., Chambersburg has been entrusted with these arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at www.kelsocorneliusfh.com.

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Visitation
Monday
March 4, 2024

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home & On-site Crematory
725 Norland Ave
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Funeral Service
Monday
March 4, 2024

2:00 PM
Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home & On-site Crematory
725 Norland Ave
Chambersburg, PA 17201

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