Geraldine E. Firestone

Firestone DOVER Geraldine E. Firestone, 93, entered into rest at 2:17 a.m. on Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at Manor Care Kingston Court. She was the wife of the late Glenn A. Firestone. Born April 5, 1919 in Dover Township, Geraldine was a daughter of the late Curtis M. and Fairy K. (Pfeiffer) Hess. She was a homemaker and also worked as a file clerk for the Mechanicsburg Navy Depot, retiring in 1970. Geraldine is survived by a daughter, Gloria J. Crone of Dover; three sons, Gary A. Firestone and wife, Marvel and James R. Firestone and wife, Barbara all of Dover, and Terry Firestone and wife, Alecia of York; 11 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; and two sisters, Faye Nicolai of Seattle, Wash., and Ruth Harlacher of Dover. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Oran, Floyd, William and Clark Hess. The graveside service will be private at the convenience of the family in St. John's Reformed Cemetery, Dover. Officiating will be Pastor Robert Klinger of Christ Community Church, Camp Hill. Emig Funeral Home, Dover, is in charge of arrangements.

Published in York Daily Record & York Dispatch on Jan. 17, 2013