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Obituary for Elmer Plessinger

Elmer A. Plessinger, 86, of Mercersburg, died February 26, 2017 at Western Maryland Hospital, Hagerstown.
Born July 8, 1930, at Amaranth, PA he was a son of the late Roy A. and Ada Hurley Plessinger.
Elmer retired after 34 years at T B Woods of Chambersburg. He pursued his passion for farming for the majority of his life and into his retirement. He farmed in the Mercersburg area, and enjoyed hunting.
Elmer was US Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict.
He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ Latter-Day Saints of Chambersburg.
Surviving are six children, Sheree Tanner and Randy L. Plessinger both of Vancouver, WA; Lance E. Plessinger of Mercersburg, Dwain M. Plessinger and Gary L. Plessinger both of St. Thomas, and Carma K. Smith of Stevensville, MI. 23 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren. A sister, Belva Schriever of Warfordsburg. Elmer was preceded in death by three siblings, Fern Plessinger and Blair and Cloyd Plessinger.
A private family burial will be held at the convenience of the family.
A memorial service will be held at 7:00 PM March 7, 2017 at The Church of Jesus Christ Latter-Day Saints, 50 Ragged Edge Road, Chambersburg.
Arrangements by Lininger-Fries Funeral Home Inc., Mercersburg, PA.
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717-328-2812 Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, Inc.
47 N. Park Ave.
Mercersburg, PA 17236
Email: lffh@earthlink.net
717-328-2812 Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, Inc.
47 N. Park Ave.
Mercersburg, PA 17236
Email: lffh@earthlink.net
717-328-2812 Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, Inc.
47 N. Park Ave.
Mercersburg, PA 17236
Email: lffh@earthlink.net
717-328-2812 Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, Inc.
47 N. Park Ave.
Mercersburg, PA 17236
Email: lffh@earthlink.net