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Dennis E. Cooley

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Dennis E. Cooley, 72, of Boiling Springs, died Monday, May 26, 2014 at Forest Park Health Center, Carlisle.  He was born on February 18, 1942, in Carlisle, a son of the late Clarence P. and Gladys E. (Shearer) Cooley. 

Mr. Cooley retired from Raytheon Company after more than 30 years of service as a defense contractor.  He was a U.S. Army veteran.   On December 26, 1964, in Mechanicsburg, he wed the former Carol Ann Clouser, who survives along with a son, David and his wife, Kristen, of Texas; two grandchildren, Sarah and Evan, both of Texas; a brother, Michael Cooley and a sister, Beverly Hench, both of Carlisle.

Friends will be received beginning at 10 a.m. followed by a memorial service at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 30, 2014, in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle with Pastor Ed Roman officiating.  Burial will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, at the convenience of the family.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Arbor Day Foundation, 100 Arbor Ave., Nebraska City, NE 68410. 

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My deepest sympathy to the family. Denny was a classmate at CVHS...May God give you and your son comfort at this time.
Delores Reighter Slear

My deepest sympathy to the family. We were Classmates at CVHS...God Bless you ....

Darlene Ewing Kempf

Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Sincerely, Linda and Butch Nunemaker

The old neighborhood won't be the same without Dennis. I'll miss his quiet, gentle spirit and quirky sense of humor. And his home-grown tomatoes were legendary! Rest in peace, Dennis.

Lynn McGowan

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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)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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