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Mark L. Slothower

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Mark L. Slothower, 55, of Carlisle, loving son and brother, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 29, 2012, at ManorCare Health Services, Carlisle. He was born on Monday, July 30, 1956, in Carlisle, the son of Clark L. and Dorothy M. (Chronister) Slothower of Carlisle.

Mark graduated in 1974 from Bible Baptist School in Shiremanstown and had worked for 20 years at the Mechanicsburg Naval Supply Depot, where he was a work-leader. He was a life member of the National Rifle Association and was an avid hunter and outdoorsman. Mark loved to read and was a history buff. He also enjoyed working part-time at Taylor’s Trading Post in Adams County, where he worked on guns and assisted at gun shows. He was of Protestant faith.

In addition to his loving parents, he is survived by two sisters; Doris M. (and her husband, Vincent) Mitchell and Marcella G. (and her husband, Leroy) Hippensteel, both of Mechanicsburg, two nieces; Shannon M. Tanberg and Brittney M. Hippensteel, two step-nieces; Courtnay and Corinne Mitchell and one great-niece, Grace M. Tanberg.

Private funeral services will be held in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Pastor Tim Wheeler officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Holly Springs Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Central PA, Hummingbird Division, 17 E. High St., Carlisle, PA 17013.

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To Dorothy and The Family:
You have our Sincere Condolences on the loss of Your Loved One.
Take Comfort in knowing Mark is in a Better Place, Free of Suffering.

Former Neighbors at Brandtsville.
Marian Seiders and Family

(Remember the Days when we both sold Avon Product ?)


 Clark and Dorothy,
Please accept my sympathy on the death of Mark.

A former neighbor
Shirley Vogelsong

  I was sorry to hear about Mark. 
 You and family are in my thoughts and prayers.
 He is in Gods hands now.

Nancy (Barclay) Rowe

Mark was a good friend growing up. Ill never forget our sleep overs in the trailer at his house. We had adventures that have lasted me to this day. Had it not been for Mark I dont believe My brother Ron or myself would have ever had those experiences. Clark, Dorthy, Doris and Marcie please take solice in knowing Mark was Loved by many people that he touched in his life. I send my sympathy and love for you all in this time of sorrow. Please take comfort in knowing that he is in a better place and that one day we will all be reunited with him in Glory.

Michael Hardy

Clark and Dorothy
I'm so sorry to hear about Marks passing.
 My thoughts and prayers are with you. God Bless You.

Jeannene Jacobs -Kitzig

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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
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Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
Jessie Morrison Ewing, FD
(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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