Whrelda J Pittman obituary 1928~2022


Whrelda J Pittman of Menno Haven, Chambersburg, PA passed away on May 22, 2022.

Whrelda J Pittman
Whrelda J Pittman

She was born on August 27, 1928 at Dickeys Mountain, PA. to Ephraim G. and Mary (Brannon) Everts.

Whrelda graduated from Warfordsburg High School and entered nurses training at Franklin Square Hospital in Baltimore, MD. Upon graduation she worked at Chambersburg Hospital, Chambersburg, PA.

She married Harry E. Pittman Jr. on August 20, 1949. They had 3 children: David (wife Marlene), Harry Kenneth (wife Linda), Alice (husband Jerry Keene). She had 5 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.

Whrelda was an avid quilter; member of the DAR; Fulton County Quilting club and Fulton County Historical Society. She worked for years on the family genealogy and was the owner of Pittman’s Iris Garden.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation, PO Box 515, Northampton, MA 01061.

Due to COVID concerns funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Internment will be at Antioch Congregational Christian Church.

The family has entrusted Whrelda’s care to Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in McConnellsburg, PA.

On-line condolences may be expressed at the funeral home’s website.

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