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Zelda M. Barnes, 94, of Carlisle, died Monday, December 20, 2010 at Lewistown Hospital. She was born on Sunday, May 21, 1916, in Carlisle, a daughter of the late William H. Deitch and Helen (Watson) Deitch and the widow of Aaron V. Barnes, who died Oct. 22, 1980.

Zelda was a 1934 graduate of Carlisle High School and a graduate of the former Carlisle Commercial College. She retired after eleven years of service with the Cumberland County Office of Aging and had also worked eleven years at The Bon-Ton store in Carlisle. Zelda was a longtime member of First United Church of Christ, Carlisle and a member of the Second Tuesday Group at the church.

She is survived by her loving son, W. Randolph Barnes (and his wife, Deborah) of Milroy, two step-grandchildren; Christian C. Kauffman (and his wife, Colleen) and Misty E. Kauffman (and her husband, Adam Rung) both of Philadelphia.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, December 23, 2010 at the First United Church of Christ, 30 N. Pitt St., Carlisle, with Rev. Lynn R. Schultz officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Monroe Twp. Viewing will be held on Thursday from 10 a.m. until time of the services. Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Carlisle, is in charge of the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to First United Church of Christ.

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Dear Randy,
Mary O. told me of your mother's passing on Monday. I just really wanted you to know that I am thinking about you at this sad time. I didn't want to put anyone on the spot by asking for your address or e-mail , so I am sending you my sincerest sympathy this way.   I hope you are happy and well.
 
 Love, Con
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Sorry for your loss. 
Zelda was a great lady and good friend to my aunt, 
Helen Sheaffer.
She will be missed.

Kathy Dietz
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Randy & Debbie
 My heart goes out to both of you during this sad time.
 With Sympathy

Robin Goss Morgan
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Randy, you might not remember me...Linda Martin from CHS.  We talked WAY back when I worked at Howard Johnson's Motor Lodge on the pike and you would come in to make reservations with a confirmation.  Anyway...just wanted to send my sympathies to you and your family.

94 years...WOW!  You are very lucky to have had your mother all of those years.  My mother died when I turned 50.

God bless.
Linda (Martin) Meck
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Since 1853
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