Merle R. Brewbaker

Merle R. Brewbaker, 97, of Shippensburg, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019, in the Chambersburg Hospital.

He was born Feb. 3, 1922, in Dry Run, Pennsylvania. Merle was a son of the late Ezra and Olive Boggs Brewbaker.

Merle was a member of the Prince Street United Brethren Church, Shippensburg.

He retired from Shippensburg University and graduated from Fannett-Metal High School.

Merle is survived by his wife, Vivian Graham Brewbaker.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Elmer Brewbaker, and one sister, E. Marie Stewart.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in the Prince Street United Brethren Church, Shippensburg, with The Rev. Michael Wentz officiating.

Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.

A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday evening, Sept. 8, in the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium, Shippensburg, and one hour prior to the services in church on Monday.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Prince Street United Brethren Church Office, 17 N. Penn St., Shippensburg, Pa.   17257.

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