Frances J. (Hoover) Chamberlin

Frances J. (Hoover) Chamberlin, 88, of Shippensburg, passed away the morning of Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2021, at her home, with her loving family by her side.

She was born on Nov. 3, 1932, in Newville, a daughter of the late Norman and Ethel (Boll) Hoover.

Frances graduated from the Newville High School.

She enjoyed gardening, flowering, feeding birds, and crocheting. Frances was a member of the Middle Spring Presbyterian Church and the Cumberland County Farm Women.

She is survived by her three sons, Lloyd D. (Angela) Chamberlin, Danny R. (Regina) Chamberlin, and Jerry L. (Dawn) Chamberlin; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jay E. Chamberlin, who passed away on July 28, 2013. Also preceding her in death are six brothers and two sisters.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 18, 2021, in the Middle Spring Presbyterian Church. Pastor Ed Blank officiated. Burial followed in the Middle Spring Cemetery.

A viewing was held one hour prior to the services on Monday in the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Middle Spring Presbyterian Church, 135 Middle Spring Road, Shippensburg, Pa. 17257.

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