Mary W. Ott

Mary W. Ott Mary W. Ott, 86, of Chambersburg was born in Letterkenny Twp. on Feb. 17, 1928, the daughter of the late David and Martha (Fox) Wise. She attended school in Chambersburg, graduating from Chambersburg High School with the class of 1947. First employed in the office of TB Woods Co., Archie Martin, Tax Collector of Chambersburg and then for the Chambersburg School District at Faust Jr. High School, retiring in 1988. Mary was a member of First United Methodist Church, B.P.O.E #600, the American Legion Post #46, Charles Nitterhouse Post # 1599 V.F.W., and the Am Vets Post # 224. She enjoyed knitting and playing bridge with friends. Married first to Rudolph Shetter (deceased), she then married Ralph L. Ott on Nov 25, 1977. Her son, David Shetter (wife Angela), two grandsons: Vincent and Mitchell survive her. Mary was the last of her immediate family. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by five brothers: Glen, David D., Bruce, Robert, Richard and two sisters: Jane and Janet. A memorial service will be held 10 a.m. on Monday, July 7, 2014 at the W. F. Sellers Funeral Home. Burial will be in Norland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Menno Haven Benevolent Fund, 2075 Scotland Road, Chambersburg, PA 17201. Online condolences may be expressed at

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William F. Sellers Funeral Home
297 Philadelphia Avenue Chambersburg, PA 17201
(717) 263-3414

Published in Public Opinion on July 4, 2014