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Ethel McElwee

Ethel M. Martin McElwee, 86, formerly of Mt. Holly Springs, PA, passed away on Sat., Sept. 2, 2017 in the Chapel Pointe nursing facility. Born April 5, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Ruby Murray Martin and was predeceased by her husband, Ernie McElwee, who died Feb. 19, 2009 and her son, Steven E. who passed away March 16, 2000.

An avid gardener, Ethel loved working in her yard. She retired as a secretary from the Sylvania Shoe Co. Ethel was a member of the former Evangelical Lutheran Church and enjoyed attending the monthly "Holly Girls" luncheons.

She is survived by her daughters, Vickie L. (Michael) Miller of Mt Holly Springs and Janel K. (Alan) Cline of Carlisle. In addition, Ethel is survived by her sisters, Trudy Donnelly and Barbara Lupfer, both of Carlisle; her grandchildren, Courtney Kann, Jacob Cline, Korin Hays and Stephanie Beinhaur; and five great grandchildren.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family. On line condolences to the family may be at www.hollingerfuneralhome.com

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Vickie, Barb and Trudy, You must be truly sadden by the passing of your Mom and Sister. I know I was. You have my deepest sympathy.

Robert Murray Sep 10 2017 12:00 AM

Vickie sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. Take care, Dave

Dave Goodyear Sep 7 2017 12:00 AM

Barb, Trudy and families, We are sorry for the loss of Ethel. She was a very nice lady. Please accept our sympathy. Lavern and Carolyn

Lavern and Carolyn Beam Sep 4 2017 12:00 AM