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Florine L. (Woodring) Long


1944 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
Florine L. (Woodring) Long Obituary
Florine L. (Woodring) Long, 69, of 8618 Lyons Road, Waynesboro, died at 4:50 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, in the Chambersburg Hospital.
Born Oct. 7, 1944 in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Lester and Julia (Cauffman) Woodring. She lived most of her life in the Waynesboro area.
She and her husband of over 47 years, Russell S. Long, were married in March 1966 in Hagerstown, Md. They moved to their present residence in the 1970s.
Mrs. Long was a homemaker and also owned and operated Long's Ceramics from her home.
She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Fraternal Order of the Eagles 1758 Ladies Auxiliary, and William "Max" McLaughlin VFW Post 695, all of Waynesboro.
Mrs. Long co-chaired the board for the Tri-Staters Majorettes and was a Girl Scout leader in the local area. She also enjoyed playing bingo.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two children, Lester S. Long of Waynesboro and Mary Ann Long of Shippensburg; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one brother, Steven Woodring, a resident of Quincy Village; and a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Martha Long; her twin brother, Frank Woodring; and one infant sister.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, in Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro, with Rev. Dr. Ed Higginbottom officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday evening in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: The Wounded Warrior Project, 301 Grant St., Suite 900, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15219.
Online condolences may be expressed at:
www.bowersoxfuneralhomes.com
Published in Waynesboro Record Herald on Oct. 14, 2013
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