Shirley Ann Baumgardner
02/22/1934 - 08/23/2018

Shirley Ann Baumgardner, 84, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at ManorCare Health Services, York.  Born February 22, 1934 in Hanover, she was the daughter of Robert D. and Elma Mae (Jacoby) Strasbaugh.  Shirley worked as a bartender at the Park Hotel, New Oxford for over 30 years. She was a member of Annunciation BVM Catholic Church, McSherrystown and the Hanover Home Association. She enjoyed gardening around her house and spending time with friends and family, especially her grandchildren.  Surviving are three children, Wanda A. Clabaugh and companion Keith Sweikert of McSherrystown, Debra L. Eckard and husband Joseph of Hanover and Wayne T. Baumgardner and companion Michele Benson of McSherrystown; eleven grandchildren, Dan Baumgardner, Tashia Paden, Jessie Sanchez, Alan Clabaugh Jr., Angel Kennedy, Justin and Jason Eckard, Tashinea Young, Zackery, Shane and Niki Baumgardner; twelve great-grandchildren and two siblings, Robert “Jim” Strasbaugh and wife Deannie of Hanover and Donna M. Strasbaugh of McSherrystown. She was preceded in death by two sons, Allen F. and Philip J. Baumgardner and a sister Connie Zumbrum.  A Celebration of Life Service will be held 10 a.m. Monday, August 27, 2018 at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Avenue, McSherrystown with Rev. Charles L. Persing officiating. Burial will follow in Annunciation Cemetery, McSherrystown. Friends and relatives will be received Sunday, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the funeral home with prayers at 6 p.m.  Serving as pallbearers will be Dan Baumgardner, Erik Sanchez, Alan Clabaugh Jr., Justin Eckard, Jason Eckard and Shane Baumgardner. 


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Posted at:08/26/2018 9:09 am
Jay and Jane Krichten
We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family at this time of need. RIP Shirley, you will be missed by many.

Posted at:08/24/2018 7:07 am
lori long
My condolences,Wanda. She will be sadly missed!

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