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Henry L. Hammond

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Henry L. “Pete” Hammond, 77, of Carlisle, died on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at his home.  He was born on Aug. 28, 1937 in Doylesburg.  Pete was raised by his late aunt and uncle, Annie and Daniel Miley after his father, Fred Hammond died when Pete was five years old.

Pete was a heavy equipment operator for many years.  He retired from Leon E. Wintermyer, Inc. after 35 years of service and had worked 25 years for the late Robert Noll Contracting.

He is survived by his devoted wife of 57 years, Mary Jane (Downin) Hammond, two daughters; Carol Hammond-Dunmire (husband, Billy) of Shippensburg and Roxanne Hammond-Gray (husband, George) of Carlisle.  Pete is also survived by extended family and many friends including four special fishing friends.

Services and burial will be at the convenience of the family.  Memorial donations may be made to Celtic Healthcare, 900 Century Dr., Suite 201, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055.  Ewing Brothers Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  www.Since1853.com.

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This not good-bye Daddy this only till we meet again. I love you and will miss you so. But I know that you are in a better place with no more pain. You are my hero. You will always we be in my heart and soul till we meet again at heaven doors. Love you, your daughter Rocky.
Roxanne Hammond

Dear Roxanne,
I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your Father. I know how much you loved and cared for him. I know your heart will heal in time, but will never heal completely until you meet your Father again. Oh what a joyous meeting that will be. My thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. Please get in touch with me if you need anything my friend.

Beth Atkins
 Dearest Mary, I am so sad to read of Henry's passing. My thoughts & prayers have been constant for you and your family through this journey. Stay strong & keep his memory alive. Lots of love to you. 
Nichole Shenk, Carlisle

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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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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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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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