Joan M. Rudisill
05/05/1935 - 09/30/2018

Joan M. Rudisill, 83, of McSherrystown, entered into God’s eternal care on Sunday, September 30, 2018 at her home. She was the wife of Robert L. “Rudy” Rudisill who died October 4, 2007.  Born May 5, 1935 in McSherrystown, she was the daughter of Leo and Bernadette (Murren) Groft.  Joan was a 1953 graduate of Delone Catholic High School, McSherrystown and retired as the store manager from Hanover House/Lana Lobell with over 20 years of service. She was a member of Annunciation BVM Catholic Church, McSherrystown and American Legion Post 14 Ladies Auxiliary. Joan enjoyed life and spending time with friends and family, especially her grandchildren.  Surviving are four children, Brenda Altland and husband Dennis of Hanover, Steven Rudisill and wife Michele of Hanover, David Rudisill of Edgegrove and Michael Rudisill of McSherrystown; eight grandchildren, Danielle Biggins, Paige Harget, Zachary Rudisill, Adam Rudisill, Aaron Vincion, Shannon Rudisill, Michael Rudisill and Darrick Rudisill; six siblings, Teresa Schuman, Dorie Groft, James Groft, Sylvia Hartzel, Peggy Knox and Dick Groft.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Annunciation BVM Catholic Church, McSherrystown with Rev. Michael P. Reid as celebrant. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Friends and relatives will be received Friday, 6 to 8 p.m. at Murphy Funeral, 501 ridge Avenue, McSherrystown with prayers at 8 p.m.  Serving as pallbearers will be her grandchildren.  Memorial contributions in memory of Joan may be made to Annunciation Catholic Church Memorial Fund, 26 N. Third St., McSherrystown, PA 17344.



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Posted at:10/07/2018 1:01 am
Diane Wheatley
I an so sorry to hear of her passing tonight or I would have gone to the service. She was such a sweetheart I'm going to miss her . R.I.P Joan !

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