Theresa M. Bixler
10/15/1949 - 11/04/2019

Theresa M. “Terry” Bixler, 70, of Gettysburg, passed away suddenly on Monday, November 4, 2019 at her home. She was the companion of 35 years to William L. Cullison.  Born October 15, 1949 in Baltimore, MD, she was the daughter of the late Charles R. and Marie (Harbison) McMaster and step daughter to Mary (Trone) McMaster of Hanover.  Terry retired as manager of the Gettysburg VFW with over 30 years of service. She enjoyed reading, gambling, watching TV, organizing bus trips and spending time with her family and friends.  Surviving in addition to her companion is one daughter, Lynn Bixler; son in law, Kenneth Matthews; grandson, Kevin Matthews and his fiancé Elizabeth Hippensteel; four sisters, Joan Miller and husband Donald, Patricia Schuman and husband Robert, Carol Laughman and husband Bruce, and Susan Hain and husband Kim; sisters-in-law, Genevieve Utz and husband Nelson, Margaret Sprenkle and husband Dave and Kate Pottorff and husband Gene; brother-in-law, Donald Cullison and wife Sharon and numerous nieces and nephews whom she loved very much. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Francine Matthews and a sister, Kathryn Champlain.  Friends and relatives will be received 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, November 8, 2019 at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Avenue, McSherrystown with prayers at 8:00 p.m. Burial will be private.  Contributions in memory of Theresa may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675-8517.



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Posted at:11/06/2019 5:05 pm
Barbara Mackley
So sorry to hear of your loss. Hang in there.

Posted at:11/07/2019 10:10 am
Kim and George Lorang
Hi All, I am so sorry and sad...wish we could get home to see you...Love, Kim and George

Posted at:11/07/2019 11:11 am
Ronald Annett
My sincere condolences. Ron

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