Linn E. Stahl Linn E. Stahl, 88, of Mercersburg, died at 2:00 AM Tuesday July 8, 2014 at The Shook Home, Chambersburg. Born November 7, 1925 at Mercersburg, he was a son of the late John C. and Olive G. Blattenberger Stahl. As a young man he farmed in the Mercersburg area. He later worked at Corning Glass Works of Greencastle for 30 years, and also was a part time car salesman for the former Maun's Garage of Lemasters. He then was a bus driver for T. C. Gift for 8 years. Linn was a Peters Township supervisor for 13 years and a former board member of the Golden Age Burial Association. He was of protestant faith. During his retirement he enjoyed woodworking and helping his sons with various projects. Surviving family include his wife, Pauline N. Mellott Stahl, whom he marriedJune 15, 1946. Two sons, Darryl E. & wife Bonnie Stahl of Chambersburg and Gary L. and wife Sherri Stahl of Mercersburg. A granddaughter, Kristen Stahl (Matt Parker) of Port Treverton, PA. Also surviving are a brother, John L. & wife Gloria Stahl and a sister, Louise S. Stahl both of Greencastle. He was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth Stahl and a sister, Leona Stahl Gordon Benedict. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 11, 2014 at Lininger-Fries Funeral Home Inc., Mercersburg, with Reverend W David Kent, M.D. officiating. Burial will be at Cedar Hill Cemetery, Greencastle. Viewing will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. www.lininger-fries.com
Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, Inc.
47 North Park Avenue Mercersburg, PA 17236
Published in Public Opinion on July 9, 2014