Colleen R. Zellers

DOVER Colleen R. Zellers, 84, entered into rest at 10:58 a.m. on Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at ManorCare North. She was the wife of the late Carl E. Zellers. Born on December 10, 1928, in York, Colleen was a daughter of the late Lewis H. and Goldie E. (Heistand) Schuler, and was raised by her grandmother, Anna Pinkerton. Colleen was a 1947 graduate of William Penn High School. She was a homemaker. Colleen was a member of St. David's Evangelical Congregational Church in Dover; Heritage Senior Center, Dover; AARP Dover #3875; and Union Fire & Hose Co. #1 Ladies Auxiliary, Dover. Colleen is survived by two sons, Paul O. Zellers and wife, Nancy, and John M. Zellers and wife, Laura, all of Dover; a granddaughter, Rachel Gladfelter and husband, Christopher; a grandson, Parker Zellers; and two great-granddaughters, Charity and Faith Gladfelter. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, David Zellers; two brothers, Kenneth and Charles Schuler; and a sister, Glorianna Schuler. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend Colleen's funeral at 11 a.m. and the viewing from 10 to 11 a.m. on Friday, April 12, 2013, at Emig Funeral Home, 47 N. Queen St., Dover. Burial will follow in Salem Union Cemetery, Dover. Officiating will be her pastor, the Rev. N Patrick Teaford.

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Apr. 11, 2013