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Mary Jane (Rife) Funk

March 9, 1930 ~ February 22, 2019 (age 88)

Obituary

Mary Jane Funk, 88, of Chambersburg, PA  passed away February 22, 2019  at her home in Chambersburg. She was born on March 9, 1930  in Chambersburg, PA  to the late Victor  and Bessie  (Wenger ) Rife . She was married to the late  Samuel M Funk for 63 years. Mary Jane is survived by her children Ken  Funk (wife Sondra),  Wilmer  Funk (wife Vivian),  Brenda  Wadel (husband Robert), Dana  Funk (wife Susan) ,  Regina  King  (husband Foster),  fresh air daughter Lilly Werley (husband David), brother-in-law Harold Eby and sister-in-law Norma Funk. She is also survived by 42 grandchildren and 94 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by siblings Merle  Rife,  Janet  Ocker and Ruth  Eby.  Mary Jane was a member of Strasburg Mennonite Church and she taught school for 19 years at Anchor Christian School.

The family will receive friends at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, Ltd. Chambersburg, PA on Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 5-8 PM. Funeral services will be at Chambersburg Mennonite Church on Monday, February 25, 2019 at 10 AM with Strasburg Church Ministry officiating. There will be a 1 hour viewing prior to service.  Interment will be at Chambersburg Mennonite Cemetery following the funeral. Special thanks to all those that helped with her care, special recognition to Lisa Bricker and Larissa Croutch.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
February 24, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Kelso Cornelius Funeral Home
725 Norland Ave
Chambersburg, PA 17201

Visitation
Monday
February 25, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Chambersburg Mennonite Church
1800 Philadelphia Ave.
Chambersburg, PA

Funeral Service
Monday
February 25, 2019

10:00 AM
Chambersburg Mennonite Church
1800 Philadelphia Ave.
Chambersburg, PA

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