Obituary: Othelia P Barnhart 1926~2021


Othelia P Barnhart, 94, of Greencastle, PA, passed away early Tuesday, February 9, 2021 in Providence Place, Chambersburg, PA.

Born Nov. 15, 1926 in Waynesboro, PA, she was the daughter of the late Lauren E. and Velda M.P. (Hicks) Myers, Sr.

She married the love of her life, Wilbur E. Barnhart December 24, 1950 in Pleasant Hill United Brethren Church, Greencastle, PA.

Mrs. Barnhart was a homemaker who enjoyed sewing, cooking, planting and raising flowers.

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In addition to her husband, she is survived by three sons: Stephen E. Barnhart, Greencastle, PA, Barton E. Barnhart, Greencastle, PA, Roger L. Barnhart (Cindy), Davie FL; two grandchildren; three step grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two sisters: Dolerene Meyers, Greencastle, PA, Ivonne Zegar, Greencastle, PA; two brothers: Lauren Myers, Jr., Chambersburg, PA, and Robert Myers, Greencastle, PA and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Donald Myers, a daughter-in-law, Diane Barnhart, and two sister’s-in-law, Barbara Myers and Helen Myers.

Funeral services will be held at 11 am. on Friday, February 12, 2021 in Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington St. Greencastle, with Rev. J. Herman Fissler officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Coseytown. Masks will be required.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pleasant Hill United Brethren Church, 3664 Coseytown Rd. Greencastle, PA 17225.

On-line condolences may be expressed here.


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