Dorothy Gillan Zullinger 1927~2021


Dorothy Gillan Zullinger, 94, of Chambersburg passed away on Wednesday, September 8, 2021.

Dorothy Gillan Zullinger
Dorothy Gillan Zullinger

She was born May 31, 1927, in St. Thomas PA, the daughter of the late Garnet G. Gillan and Mabel Faust Gillan.

She graduated from Chambersburg High School in 1945 and Carnegie Tech Fine Arts, now Carnegie Mellon, in 1950. Dorothy gave piano and Clarinet lessons for 25 years.

She was a member of Central Presbyterian Church, Martha Custer Chapter no. 342, Eastern Star and the Chambersburg Garden Club.

Surviving are two sons, Thomas Gillan Zullinger and his wife Stephanie, Jerry Lynn Zullinger Dillsburg, Pa. and three adult grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas E. Zullinger, whom she married Sept 8, 1951.

There will be a visitation from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Thursday, September 16, 2021 at Sellers Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 12:30 p.m. in St. Thomas Cemetery, after the visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Dorothy’s name to: The Airedale Rescue in VA online here.


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