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Edith Mae Smale

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Whitehall Township

Edith Mae (Shaver) Smale, 84, of Whitehall Township, died April 2, 2018, at Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. She was the wife of Richard Maurice Smale for 59 years.

Born in Mount Union, she was a daughter of the late Charles Wesley and Kathleen (Bricker) Shaver.

She was a 1951 graduate of Captain Jack High School, Mount Union.

She was a salesclerk at Weis Markets, Mount Union. She had also worked in the Offices of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Washington, D.C.; the Bureau of Workman’s Compensation, Harrisburg; and Stuyvesant Insurance Company (General Acceptance Corporation), Allentown.

She was a member of Ziegels Lutheran Church, Breinigsville.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a sister, Thelma J. Coccagna of Chambersburg; a nephew, Michael and his wife Cindy Schiffer of Allentown; and five nieces, Susan and her husband Ron Guth of Emmaus, Michele and her husband Lorne Myers, Carisa and her husband Preston McMillin, Jennifer and her husband Chad Armstrong and Heidi and her husband Ralph Pisle of the Chambersburg area.

Contributions may be made to the church, 9990 Ziegels Church Road, Breinigsville, 18032.

Arrangements were made by Keller Funeral Homes Inc., Fogelsville.