In memory of
Gloria Mary (Wade) Paxton
Gloria Mary (Wade) Paxton, 91, of Harrisburg, passed away on Thursday March 23, 2017 at the Homeland Center, Harrisburg. Born May 25, 1925, in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of the late William and Margaret M. (Heberlig) Wade. She was the wife of John E. Paxton, Jr., prior to his passing on October 20, 2007. An avid lover of animals and nature, Gloria was a Life Member of the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area and its Auxiliary, the Humane Society of the United States and the National Wildlife Federation. She was also a member of Trinity Evangelical Congregational Church of Rutherford Heights. Gloria is survived by her nephews, a niece and cousin. Her Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday March 30, 2017, at the Jesse H. Geigle Funeral Home, Inc., 2100 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, with Rev. Dr. Keith A. Blank, officiating. Interment will follow in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions, in her honor, may be made to either Trinity E.C. Church, 165 N. 67th Street, Harrisburg, PA 17111, or, to the Humane Society of Harrisburg Area, Inc., 7790 Grayson Road, Harrisburg, PA 17111 or through their website at humanesocietyhbg.org Relatives and friends are invited to share memories and condolences with the family at JesseGeigleFuneralHome.com .
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Thursday, Mar 30
Jesse H. Geigle Funeral Home Inc.
2100 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg, PA 17110
Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
, Annville, PA