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JoAnn K. Robitaille

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JoAnn K. Robitaille, 83, of Mechanicsburg and formerly of Carlisle, passed away Friday, June 21, 2013, at ManorCare Health Services, Carlisle.  She was born Jan. 3, 1930, in Harrisonburg, VA, the daughter of the late Alfred I. Steidle and Lena O. (Dickson) Steidle.  She was the widow of Robert D. Robitaille, who died Dec. 4, 1975.

JoAnn was a 1947 graduate of Carlisle High School and a 1949 graduate of the former Carlisle Commercial College.  She was employed for 11 years as a secretary for the Carlisle Area Chamber of Commerce and had also worked for the former Gay Jewelers, Carlisle.  JoAnn was a member of the Jehovah’s Witnesses Carlisle Congregation.

She is survived by son, Michael J. (and his wife, Karen) Robitaille of Enola and twin sons; Robert K. Robitaille and David A. Robitaille, both of Mechanicsburg, two grandchildren; Robbie and Amy and three nieces.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at 2 p.m. in the Ashland Cemetery, York Rd., Carlisle, with Edgar Dorsey, Sr. officiating.  Arrangements are being handled by Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Jehovah’s Witnesses Carlisle Congregation, 1 Mooredale Rd., Carlisle, PA 17015. 

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Michael, Robert and David,

My brother, Dick, and I extend our sympathy to each of you and all in your families on your Mother's passing.

Tom Berg

Michael, Robert & David,
So Sorry for your Loss. My Deepest Sympathy at this difficult time. My Prayers are with you all.
Monique Currie

 Dear Michael, Robert & David, My thoughts are with you at what must be a very difficult time for you and your family. May the memories of your mom bring you comfort & piece.

Sandra Robitalle - Newell, Son Robert, Daughters Chloe & Genevieve

My sympathies to Mike, Robert and David and their families.

Bob Shearer


 David, Robert and Michael
JUST Got This news and wanted to send my sympathy of the loss of your mother.
Carol Mills
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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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(1892 ~ 1988)
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(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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