Violet R. Nailor, 89, of Carlisle, passed
away Sunday, November 27, 2011, at Cumberland Crossings Retirement Community, Carlisle. She was born on Monday, February 27,
1922, in Carlisle, a daughter of the late Howard J. and Nora (Gitt) Keck, and the widow of Irvin L. Nailor, who died Sept.
was employed by Carlisle Container Co. for many years and she also helped her late husband with the family farm and also did
housecleaning for several area families. Violet enjoyed gardening and fishing.
She is survived by one brother, Holbert Keck and three sisters; Helen Wilson, Martha
Orris and Annie Richwine, all of Carlisle and several nieces and nephews. Violet was preceded in death by brothers; Oron,
Paul and Grant Keck and one sister, Alice Lebo.
services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 1, 2011, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle. Burial will be in Westminster Memorial
Gardens, Carlisle. Viewing will be on Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until time of service.
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To the Family of Violet, sincere condolences from the Frank and Catherine Stets Family, formerly of Louther
Street, Carlisle. Violet would deliver fresh, brown eggs to us every week for our family of 9. As a child at the time, I remember
listening to her and my Mom and their very interesting conversations every week. My mother looked forward to her deliveries.
Violet also insisted all of us kids visit the farm and I have nothing but fond memories of Violet and Irvin. May she rest
Ellie (Stets) Speece
Our sincere sympathy to Violet's
family. My mother, Thelma Shughart, enjoyed visiting Violet at the nursing home until she was no longer able to visit. She
always enjoyed Violet's stories of the old days. Mother died April 15 of this year. We will truly miss both of these ladies
who were so much fun to be with. In remembrance with love. Beverly and John Lehman
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