Kathryn E. Tosten


Kathryn E. Tosten, 80, of Shippensburg, passed away Monday, Sept. 9, 2019, in the Chambersburg Hospital.

She was born Feb. 24, 1939, in Shippensburg. Kathryn was a daughter of the late Carl H. and Clara C. Zimmerman Gabler.

She worked at Gordon’s Department Store in Shippensburg and Klair’s Variety Store in both Newville and Shippensburg.  Kathryn was a member of the Ridge Church of the Brethren. She was a 1957 graduate of the Shippensburg High School.

Kathryn is survived by her husband of 62 years, Wilbur L. Tosten, whom she married Aug. 10, 1957; a son-in-law, Richard Bard of Shippensburg; and a number of nieces and nephews.  Her daughter, Connie Bard, passed away Nov. 29, 2018.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13, 2019, in the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium, Shippensburg. Officiating will be The Rev. Harold E. Yeager.  Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

A viewing will be held Friday morning, one hour prior to the services in the funeral home.

Online condolences may be expressed at: www.fogelsanger-brickerfuneralhome.com.


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