Romaine K. Walborn LEBANON Romaine K. Walborn (nee Ellenberger), 90, formerly of Fredericksburg, died Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Cedar Haven, Lebanon. Born in Frystown, on February 8, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Sara (Brandt) Stoner and stepdaughter of the late Thomas G. Stoner. She graduated from Bethel High School in 1941 during which time she played girls basketball and participated in the Girl Scouts. Romaine was a switchboard operator at the Bethel and Mt. Aetna Telephone and Telegraph Co., Frystown, for many years. She later worked as an operator and assigner at GTE, Myerstown, for several years until her retirement. She was a member of Little Swatara Church of the Brethren, Rehrersburg, and loved her cats and dogs, being outdoors, and working in her garden. Romaine is survived by a daughter, Lauretta S. Walborn, of Fredericksburg. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 2, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Grose Funeral Home, 358 W. Washington Ave., Myerstown, preceded by a viewing beginning at 10 a.m. Interment will be in the Frystown Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Samaritan's Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607; or the Humane Society or Rescue League of choice. www.grosefuneralhome.com
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358 W. Washington Ave. Myerstown, PA 17067
Published in Lebanon Daily News on June 29, 2014