HANOVER Shirley Ann Glatfelter, 66, passed peacefully on Sunday, December 2, 2012, at home. She was the wife of Samuel S. Glatfelter, who died October 27, 1995. Born June 2, 1946, in York Co., she was a daughter of the late Preston and Earnestine (Becker) Gladfelter. Shirley was employed for more than 20 years with Rental Uniform Service now Cintas, Hanover, prior to retiring in 2008. She was a faithful member of the Hanover Eagles and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. Shirley was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and she will be dearly missed by her survivors which include two children, Shelby Groft and her husband Carl, Hanover, and Rick Glatfelter, Hanover; four grandchildren, Nikki Glatfelter, Chelsea, Stephanie and Samantha Groft; a great-grandson, Grant Glatfelter; and three brothers, George Gladfelter and his wife Lois, Hanover, Mervin Gladfelter and his wife Carol, Hanover and Kenneth Gladfelter and his wife Patty, Virginia. She was preceded in death by four siblings, Mary Jane Therit, Richard "Hody" Gladfelter, Donald Gladfelter and Gerald "Bub" Gladfelter. A gathering of family and friends and a time to share memories will be held on Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. For additional information, if you would like to attend, please contact Shelby Groft or the Wetzel Funeral Home and Crematory. Contributions may be made in Shirley's memory to the
, 924 Colonial Ave., York, PA 17403. To share memories of Shirley Glatfelter, please visit www.wetzelfuneralhome.com
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Published in Evening Sun on Dec. 5, 2012