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E. Arlene Myers Funt

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E. Arlene Myers Funt, 89, formerly of Boiling Springs, passed away on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 in the Claremont Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.  She was born on March 12, 1927 in Carlisle, and was a daughter of the late E. Raymon Shughart and M. Ellen (Eppley) Shughart Miller.  She was the widow of Justus C. Myers, who died in 1977 and John R. Funt, who died in 2004.

Arlene graduated from Mechanicsburg High School with the class of 1945.  She retired from the Mechanicsburg Naval Supply Depot after more than 25 years of service.  She was a lifelong member of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Carlisle, where she was active with the Peanut Butter Egg Ministry and the Quilters Ministry.  Arlene was a member of the former Carlisle Business Women’s Assoc., “The Flying Tigers” Auxiliary and the Boiling Springs Civic Association.  Arlene enjoyed dancing, and she and her late husbands were members of several local area dance clubs.

She is survived by three sons; J. Leverne (and his wife, Linda) Myers of Morganton, NC, Ronald L. (and his wife, Marilyn) Myers of Cleveland, OH and Douglas E. (and his wife, Ellen) of Boiling Springs, one step-son, David (and his wife, Deborah) Funt of Carlisle, one step-daughter, Jackie Kreitzer, one brother, Sherwood E. (and his wife, Anne) Shughart of Oxford, four grandchildren; Jennifer (and her husband, Ed) Arellano, Jeffrey (and his wife, Shelley) Myers, Jackie Myers and Michael Myers, five step-grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, two step-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

A viewing will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, January 7, 2017 followed by funeral services at 11:00 a.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, with Pastor Rob Moore officiating.  Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle.  Memorial contributions in Arlene’s name may be made to St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, 201 W. Louther St., Carlisle, PA 17013.  www.Since1853.com

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Our hearts go out to the Myers and Funt families on the loss of Arlene. I was blessed to have met her on numerous occasions and she was such a kind person. May you rest in peace.
Love, Ravi, Melissa, & Stella Singh of DC
My deepest sympathy to Arlene's family at the loss of your lovely
Mother. Pat Boyne
May you find peace and comfort in knowing that your mom and grandma is with her Heavenly Father.
Phil & Gail Williams
Our deepest sympathy to Arlene's family at the loss of your Mom.
The Fries Family

I am so sorry for your loss! I loved Arlene very much and will miss my hugs from her. Blessings to your entire family. I apologize I wasn't able to attend her services, I had to work.

Kate Harper

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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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