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Obituary for Harold L. Hamilton Sr.

Harold L. Hamilton, Sr., 86, of Shippensburg, departed this life on the afternoon of Wednesday, January 19, 2022 at the Chambersburg Hospital.

He was born on Friday, June 7, 1935 in Newburg, a son to the late Harvey E. and Ruth (Singer) Hamilton, Sr.

Harold enjoyed driving old tractors and tinkering around the house. He was also a life member of the NRA and attended the Ridge Church of the Brethren.

He is survived by his three sons, Harold L. (Karen) Hamilton, Jr. of Newville, Roger L. (Jennifer) Hamilton of Newville, and Gary L. (Monica) Hamilton of Shippensburg; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Robert (Judy) Hamilton and Gerald (Vonnie) Hamilton; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Bessie F. (Baker) Hamilton, who passed away on August 24, 2017. Also preceding him in death is one brother, Harvey Hamilton, Jr., and a daughter-in-law, Lucille Hamilton.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at the Ridge Church of the Brethren. Pastor Leon Davis will officiate. Burial will follow in the Spring Hill Cemetery. A viewing will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to one’s favorite organization/charity in Harold’s name.

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