Bertha Marie Mackey 1919~2022


Bertha Marie Mackey, 103, of Shippensburg, Pennsylvania and formerly of Chambersburg, passed away June 18, 2022 at Shippensburg Health Care Center. 

She was born on March 28, 1919  in Blairsburg, Iowa to William and Nellie (Shields) Mullenix. 

Bertha had worked at the Stanley Company as a seamstress. She loved her children and grandchildren.  She loved playing bingo.  

She was a member of Freedom In Christ Church, where she sang solos. She was  a very kind and loving person.

She is survived by her five children:  Floyd (husband of Donna) Mackey of Waynesboro, Paulette Zeger of Ft. Myers, FL., Donald (husband of Erin) Mackey of Kinsley, MI., Robert (husband of Rita) Mackey of Shippensburg and Jackie (wife of Thomas) Watson of Chambersbug.  She is also survived by fourteen grandchildren and a number of great and great-great granchildren. 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Paul Mackey Sr., a son, Bertram Mackey,  several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Freedom in Christ Church, Chambersburg with Pastor John Pogue officiating. 

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. 

Interment will follow in Parklawns Memorial Gardens

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations in memory of Bertha Marie Mackey be made to the Freedom in Christ Church, Chambersburg, Pennsylvania.

Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.  

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