Dorothy M. (Grosh) Lenharr 1924~2021
Mrs. Dorothy M. (Grosh) Lenharr, 96, a resident of Magnolias of Chambersburg, PA and formerly of Buchanan Trail East, Shady Grove, PA, passed away Saturday, January 9, 2021.
Born September 1, 1924 in Waynesboro, PA she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Zella (Helm) Grosh.
She and her husband, the late Mr. Harry E. Lenharr, Sr., were married April 18, 1949 in Hagerstown, MD. Mr. Lenharr passed away February 11, 2004.
In early years, Dorothy was employed by Funk’s Drug Store and Joe the Motorist in Waynesboro. She later was a longtime employee of the First National Bank of Greencastle, Shady Grove Branch. She retired after 25 years of service.
Dorothy was an active volunteer at the Shady Grove Community Center where she could often be found in the kitchen.
She enjoyed attending the Greencastle Senior Center and going country line dancing. In earlier years, she liked doing ceramics and word find puzzles.
A devoted wife, mother and grandmother, Dorothy enjoyed providing delicious, homecooked meals for her family and anyone that stopped by.
Dorothy leaves behind five children, Beverly A. Haugh (Wilbur) of Greencastle, Harry E. Lenharr, Jr. (Vickie) of Waynesboro, Keith E. Lenharr of San Diego, CA and Marcy D. Bryan (Malcolm) and Dena M. Schaeffer (Joseph), both of Greencastle; two grandsons, Dylan J. Schaeffer (Stevie) and Caleb M. Schaeffer, both serving with the U.S. Air Force in Louisiana; and many nieces and nephews.
She was the last of her immediate family.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one sister, Vivian Cordell; and three brothers, William, Owen and Andrew Grosh.
Services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, January 14, 2021 in Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 South Washington Street, Greencastle, PA with the Rev. David G. Rawley officiating.
Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Shady Grove Ruritan, 2100 Buchanan Trail East, P.O. Box 26, Shady Grove, PA 17256.
Online condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.