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Adeline G. Thomas

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Adeline G. Thomas, 95, of Carlisle, died on Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at Claremont Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Carlisle. She was born on Monday, March 12, 1917, in Shippensburg, a daughter of the late Robert W. and Ruth M. (Bowne) Handshew.

Adeline retired from the former McCoy Electronics, Inc., Mt. Holly Springs, where she had worked for many years. She was of Protestant faith.

She is survived by one son, David L. Handshew of Oxnard, CA, one brother, Charles Handshew of Newville and two granddaughters; Jennifer Handshew of Brooklyn, NY and Jill Handshew of San Diego, CA. She was preceded in death by two brothers; Clarence and Wilt Handshew.

In following Adeline's wishes there will be no services.  Burial will be private.  Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of arrangements.

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 I met Addie the first day she came to Claremont I just wanted to thank you for letting us be a part of her life she was a great lady and will be missed by staff in all departments she touched all of our hearts 

Faith J. Stailey

I inherited some of my best qualities from you, Grammy, including my independence. We will miss your strong will and stubborness, along with your sense of humor and kind heart.



 Aunt Adeline, I will miss you and our talks. Love Always!

Your Niece.

Grammy you will be missed. Ahead of your time, you have been a positive influence on our lives. Your laugh and strength will live on through us.

Jennifer Handshew

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

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