Kathleen Fannin (1945 - 2017)

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Kathleen M. Fannin, 71, of Waynesboro, PA, passed away Monday, August 28, 2017 in the Chambersburg Hospital. Born October 24, 1945 in Baltimore, MD, she was the daughter of the late John Cecil and Mary Francis (Calagares) Fannin. She graduated from Mother Seton School, Emmitsburg, MD, and went on to nursing school. She was employed at Shady Grove Hospital working as a Unit Secretary for 30 years. Mrs. Fannin was an outgoing lady who was happiest when she was taking care of others. She was a member of Waynesboro Bible Church and made herself available to help in any way she could. She enjoyed baking, craft shows and loved making flower arrangements. She is survived by a daughter, Melissa M. Bohrer and a son, Richard L. Andrews III (husband of Shilo), both of Waynesboro, a step-daughter, Laura M. Balmer, Hanover, PA; thirteen grandchildren: Amanda Hoffman, Walkersville, MD, Jesse D. Hoffman, Blue Ridge Summit, Wyatt A. Bohrer and Dalton A. Bohrer, all of Fayetteville, PA, Richard Luther Andrews, IV and Hayley M. Andrews, both of Waynesboro, Michael W. Hays, Phoenix, AZ, Mariya R. Kitzmiller, New Oxford, PA, Dimitri J. Balmer, Fort Hood, Texas, Patricia J. Branson, and Kiya M. Balmer, both of Mississippi, Rebecca R. Balmer, Waynesboro and Miya C. Balmer, Louisiana; seven great-grandchildren: Ayanna Hoffman, (daughter of Amanda Hoffman), Cassaidy Balmer and Dakota Kitzmiller, (children of Mariya Kitzmiller), Gabriel McCauley, Ariella McCauley, and Tayden McCauley, (children of Rebecca Balmer), Brian Bussy, Jr. (son of Miya Balmer); one brother, Paul Fannin, and his wife, Julie, Waynesboro, and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and her husband, John T. Zurgable Balmer, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Melanie Andrews, and a step-son, John T. Balmer, Jr., and her siblings: Michael and David Fannin and Barbara Boone. Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday August 31, 2017 at Waynesboro Bible Church, 8216 Stottlemyer Rd. Waynesboro, with Pastor Darell E. Gentry officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Wednesday, August 30th at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St. Waynesboro and again one hour prior to services at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Waynesboro Bible Church, 8216 Stottlemyer Rd. Waynesboro, PA 17268. On-line condolences may be expressed at www.bowersoxfuneralhomes.com.



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Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Inc.
50 South Broad Street
Waynesboro, PA 17268
(717) 762-2811
Published in Carroll County Times on Aug. 29, 2017
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