George W. Carpenter, 81, of Mechanicsburg and formerly of New Cumberland, passed away on Sunday, November 28, 2021 in his residence. He was retired from Pittsburgh Plate Glass Industries, Mt. Holly, PA plant and a graduate of John Harris High School, Harrisburg. He was a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Mechanicsburg and enjoyed hunting and fishing. George was born in Shamokin, PA, the son of the late Marlin and Betty (Bradigan) Carpenter, Sr. In addition to his parents, he was the widower of Elsie (Intrieri) Carpenter and was preceded in death by a sister Verna. He is survived by his son G. Michael Carpenter (Lynn) of Mechanicsburg; two grandchildren, Chelsea Carpenter and Brooke Blas (Nick); and siblings, Marlin, Jr., Richard, Wally and Betty. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 am in his church, 310 Hertzler Rd. Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. Viewing will be one hour prior to Mass time in the church. Burial will be in Rolling Green Cemetery, Lower Allen Twp. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial contributions in George's memory to Homeland Hospice, 2300 Vartan Way, Suite 115, Harrisburg, PA 17110-9794. To send messages of condolence to the family or for driving directions, please visit www.Parthemore.com
Published by Patriot-News from Nov. 29 to Nov. 30, 2021.