Mrs. Eleanor Kilmer, age 82, of Dushore, Pa., passed away on Tuesday evening, June 17, 2014 at her home.
Eleanor was born in New Albany, Pa., on March 17, 1932, a daughter of the late Daniel Willis Mosier Sr. & Kathryn Rohe Mosier Camp. She graduated from Williamsport High School, a member of the class of 1950. She married Max. H Kilmer on October 1, 1955 in the Zion Chapel, Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Dushore, Pa. They enjoyed 56 years of marriage before Max's passing on May 13, 2012.
Eleanor worked for several companies over the years, including Western Union, the Sullivan County School District Office and finally retired from the former Northern Central Bank in Dushore.
She was a member of the Zion Chapel, Shepherd of the Hill Lutheran Church in Dushore, Pa.
She enjoyed square dancing, bowling, gardening, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Surviving is her son Paul (Heidi) Kilmer of Harrisburg, Pa.; a daughter Donna (Jeff) Francis of Norcross, Ga.; four grandchildren Timothy Noonan, Alexandria, Va., Kevin Kilmer, Harrisburg, Pa., Leanne Francis, Norcross, Ga., Jennifer Francis, Norcross, Ga.; a sister, Sandra Bakley, Elmira, N.Y.; a brother, Daniel W. Mosier Jr., Sayre, Pa., a brother-in-law, Waldo (Joan) Kilmer, Dushore, Pa.; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She was predeceased by a brother, Paul W. Mosier.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 27, 2014 with service at 7:30 p.m. at the Zion Chapel, Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Dushore, Pa., with her pastor, Robert G. Kaltenbaugh, officiating. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family in Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, East Hanover, Pa.
Friends and family may call on Friday, June 27, 2014, from 6 p.m. until the start of the service at 7:30 p.m. at the church.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be directed to the Dushore Fire and Ambulance Company, Dushore, PA 18614.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home, 206 Water St., Dushore, Pa.
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