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Obituary for Gladys Hornbaker

Gladys Hornbaker
Gladys I. Hornbaker, 90, of Mercersburg, died April16, 2017 at the Chambersburg Hospital.
Born September 27, 1926 at Ft. Loudon, PA she was a daughter of the late Harry E. and Edith M. Lininger Robinson.
Gladys had lived at her Corner Road home since 1959. During World War II she was employed at Letterkenny for 4 years.
She was a member of Maple Grove Church of God, Mercersburg. Gladys enjoyed traveling, taking bus trips, and hikes in the mountains.
Surviving are a son, James A. Hornbaker, two sisters, Dretha M. Mellott of Greencastle and Dolorse B. Shingler of Smithsburg, MD and several nieces and nephews.
Gladys was preceded in death by her husband, Robert F. Hornbaker, who died December 17, 1986, a son, Robert E. Hornbaker, who died September 17, 1960, two brothers, John and Glenneth Robinson, five step-brothers, Edgar, Clyde, Lester, and Guy Robinson and Samuel Laird, and a step-sister, Ethel D. Rowe.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM April 21, 2017, at Lininger-Fries Funeral Home Inc., Mercersburg, with Pastors Jonathan Laye and Robert Robinson, and Chaplain Justin Isbister officiating. Burial will be at Pine Grove Cemetery, Mercersburg.
Viewing 6 to 8 PM Thursday and one hour prior to the service Friday at the funeral home.
The family requests the omission of flowers. Contributions may be made to MMP & W Ambulance Club, P.O. Box 89, Mercersburg, PA 17236.
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717-328-2812 Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, Inc.
47 N. Park Ave.
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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