Eunice A. Lightner

November 15, 1938 – February 8, 2020

So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.

– 2 Corinthians 4:18

Eunice A. Lightner, 81, of Sheaffers Valley Road, Landisburg died peacefully at home on February 8, 2020. 

Born November 15, 1938, in West Virginia she was the daughter of the late Albert Shaw and Opal Eastham Shaw Shafer.

Eunice enjoyed quilting, yardsailing, cooking, canning and spending time with friends and family.  She attended Mt. Gilead UM Church in Shermans Dale.

Surviving are her husband of 7 years Neal Lightner; step-children, Mary Gettle and husband Ed of Newville, Loretta Berkheimer and husband Michael of Mechanicsburg, Judy Evans and husband Kenneth of Carlisle and David Young and wife Jeanne of Newville; grandsons Kenny Crull, Floyd Clayton Merris IV and Kii Morrison; 5 great grandchildren; sisters Marilyn Morrow and Lois Crull

Preceding Eunice in death are her children Mitchel Morrison and Lorena Dawn Morrison (Merris); siblings Neil Shaw, Dale Shaw and Eleanor Boyer.

Services will be held at 10am on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, at The Perry Mennonite Reception Center, 350 Green Park Road, Elliottsburg.  Rev. Jean McCreary will officiate.  A viewing will be held one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mt. Gilead UM Church, 935 Windy Hill Road, Shermans Dale, Pa 17090.

The Boyer Family is honored to handle the arrangements for the Lightner Family


 Service will be held Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at The Perry Mennonite Reception Center, Elliotsburg, PA

Burial in Cumberland Valley Memorial Gardens, Carlisle, PA

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