Close this search box.

Geraldine R Fisher 1934-2024

Geraldine R Fisher, age 89 of Chambersburg, PA, passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2024, at the Chambersburg Hospital.

Geraldine R Fisher
Geraldine R Fisher

Born September 10, 1934, she was the daughter of the late John and Florence Ulrich Jamison.

Mrs. Fisher was a 1952 graduate of the former Chambersburg High School. She worked at the former Stanley Company for 17 years, and later more notably as a Bus Driver for Meyers Bus Lines for 40 years, retiring in 2010.

She was an active member of the Scotland Fellowship Church, where she taught Sunday School for many years and was a part of the Living Word Sunday School Class. Above all else, she cherished her family.

Her interests include camping, the Philadelphia Phillies, puzzles, and playing games with her friends and loved ones. Gerry was a social butterfly, enjoying her monthly get togethers with school bus drivers, high school classmates, and church ladies.

Surviving is her daughter, Tina S. Eckard (husband Walt) of Carlisle, PA; two grandchildren, Joshua R. Davenport (wife Alexis) of Saratoga Springs, NY and Cassandra J. Thomas (husband Justin) of Lothian, MD; two step grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and six step-great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Fisher in 1995, her son, Gregory A. Fisher, and six siblings.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 14, 2024, at 1:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Inc., 333 Falling Spring Rd., Chambersburg, PA, where Pastor Bill Smith will officiate.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February 13, 2024, from 6-8 p.m. and one hour prior to the service at the funeral home and address above.

Interment will follow the service in Norland Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Scotland Fellowship Church, 4040 Scotland Main St., Chambersburg, PA 17202

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Geraldine R Fisher, please visit the Heartfelt Sympathies Store.



Earl L. Crawford, Jr. 1937-2024

Earl worked for Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company for 30 years before going into business for himself at Crawford Tire from 1981 until 2019.

Dennis W. Flythe 1953-2024

Denny attended Greencastle Antrim High School and graduated from Delaware State University. He focused on providing for his family and creating a legacy.

Arnold W. Wagaman 1939-2024

Arnie was employed at Mack Truck as a quality control specialist until his retirement; a total of 39 years. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing and gardening.

Farm and Garden Penn State Extension

For the week of July 15, 2024 UPCOMING WEBINARS AND EVENTS: Penn State Extension is pleased to continue to provide quality education via a

Who We Are

The Franklin County Free Press, established by Vicky Taylor in 2019, emerged as a beacon of local journalism for the residents of Franklin County. Under Vicky's leadership, it quickly became an essential source of news, particularly at a time when major newspaper publications were increasingly overlooking local coverage.

On January 1, 2022, the torch was passed to Nathan Neil and his firm, Neil Publishing, LLC. Neil, a local entrepreneur with multiple thriving businesses in Chambersburg, shares Vicky's fervent commitment to both the community and the world of local journalism.

Rooted in the heart of Franklin County and powered by its residents, the Franklin County Free Press continues to bridge the gap, ensuring that the local stories, events, and issues that matter most to the community remain in the spotlight.