Allen W. Gettle LEBANON Allen W. "Al" Gettle, 87, died on Thursday, May 1, 2014, at his home. He was born on Friday, March 25, 1927, to Samuel Y. Gettle and Carrie M. Gettle nee Reedy in Lebanon. He was a member of Grace United Church of Christ and worked as a warehouse foreman at Lebanon Building Supply (APR) for 35 years. Al was a veteran of the U.S. Army in World War II. He enjoyed flea markets, Penn State, Phillies and the military. Surviving are wife of 66 years, Florence M. Gettle nee Moyer, Lebanon; sons, Allen spouse of Connie Gettle, Dillsburg, Troy spouse of Sharon Gettle, Lebanon, Wade Sr., spouse of Judy Gettle, Schaefferstown; grandchildren, Corey Gettle, Taryn spouse of Scott Longstreth, Karrie Kelley, Travis Gettle, Stephanie spouse of Paul Frantz, Wade Gettle, Jr., Tim spouse of Samantha Gettle, Tamara spouse of Phil Hostetter; great grandchildren, Micah Kelley, Mackenzie Gettle, Scout Frantz, Hope Frantz, Paulie Frantz; several brothers and sisters. He was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters; one great-grandson. Viewing will be on Tuesday, May 6, 2014, from 10 to 11 a.m. at Christman's Funeral Home, Inc., 226 Cumberland St., Lebanon. Funeral services will be on Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, with full military honors, following the service. Memorial contributions may be made to VA Medical Center, 1700 S. Lincoln Ave., Lebanon, PA 17042; or Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675. Christman's Funeral Home, Inc., is honored to serve the family with the arrangements. www.christmansfuneralhome.com
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Christman's Funeral Home, Inc. - Lebanon
226 Cumberland Street
Lebanon, PA 17042
Published in Lebanon Daily News on May 2, 2014