HANOVER Shirley M. Mickley, 80, entered into God's eternal care Thursday, March 13, 2014. Born on Wednesday, February 21, 1934, in Bachman Valley, Md., she was a daughter of the late Claude and Florence Saltzgiver Forney. She was also preceded in death by a son, Alan R. Beaver, who died in 2012; a brother, Levere Forney; and a sister, Louise Williams. Mrs. Mickley had been employed by Hanover Shoe, Black and Decker, and Cremer Florist for many years prior to her retirement. She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ and had previously held memberships with Hanover Home Association, the AmVets Post #22, and the Harold H. Bair American Legion Post #14. A skilled gardener, she enjoyed working outside in the dirt rather than being indoors. She also enjoyed sewing and making crafts. Survivors include her daughter, Sandra E. Garland and her husband, John of Hanover; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; two nieces; and two nephews. The family will receive friends at a viewing from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 17, 2014, at Panebaker Funeral Home, Inc., 311 Broadway, Hanover. A graveside service will follow at 11 a.m. at Marburg Memorial Gardens with The Rev. Peg Grzelkowski officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the
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Published in Evening Sun on Mar. 14, 2014