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Ella G Daywalt 1929-2024

Mrs. Ella G Daywalt, 94, of Waynesboro, PA, passed away, Thursday, February 22, 2024, in her home.

Born July 26, 1929, in Augsburg, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Emil and Gertrude (Haag) Kundinger.

Ella attended schools in Augsburg Germany.

She and her husband of over 70 years, Clifton G. Daywalt, were married January 26, 1954, in Augsburg, Germany.

She was employed with the Waynesboro Area School District and worked in Mowrey Elementary as a cafeteria aide for many years.

She was a member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Quincy, PA. She enjoyed flowers, gardening, and spending time with her family, especially her granddaughter.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her son, Allen L. Daywalt and his wife, Joanne of Waynesboro and her granddaughter, Allison Daywalt of Waynesboro.

Services and burial will be private and to the convenience of the family. 

Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro is handling the arrangements.



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