The family of Tracy Lynn (Timmons) Forrester, of Orrstown, PA, is saddened to announce her passing on Thursday, April 28, 2022, at the age of 55. She was a beloved farm wife, mother, mother in law, and grandmother. She will be immeasurably missed.
Born on September 11, 1966, Tracy was the second daughter of William B. Timmons and the late Barbara A. (Davidson) Timmons.
After graduating from the Chambersburg Area Senior High School in 1984, she married her husband of thirty seven years, Eddie R. Forrester, on July 28, 1984. Together they had four sons: Levi R. (wife Alicia), Zachary L. (wife Ellen), Jesse W. and Jacob C. (wife Taylor) Forrester. Tracy was also the proud “Grammy” of nine grandchildren: Landon, Katelynn, Parker, Mason, Carson, Lane, Addleigh, Charlotte, and Rowdy Cash Forrester. In addition to her dad, she is also survived by her siblings, Wendy (husband Barney) Wolff, Toni (husband Rob) Dunlap, Billy (wife Sarah) Timmons, as well as numerous brothers in law, sisters in law, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Tracy always provided a loving and warm home for her husband and sons. She and her husband built a large farming operation and later, started EZ Recycling in Orrstown. She completed well over a ton of paperwork as the book keeper for the businesses. Tracy loved reading and enjoyed quilting, often having multiple projects going at once. Many people sought her advice for natural remedies and help with their ailments. She enjoyed researching and learning new things to help her family. Tracy was very loved and will be greatly missed.
Her funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, at the Upper Strasburg Church of God. Pastor Tim Redmond will officiate. Interment will follow in the Salem Cemetery, Chambersburg. Viewing will be Tuesday evening from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the church. There will be no viewing prior to Tracy’s service on Wednesday morning.