Obituary: Edith C, Shull


Edith C. Shull, 82 of Gettysburg, PA passed away at her home on Thursday, December 03, 2020 surrounded by her family. Born August 17, 1938 in Penn Mar, MD she was the daughter of the late Mervin & Ethel (Patterson) Emory. Edith was predeceased by her husband Franklin W. Shull, Sr. who died February 04, 2018. She was a member of Mount Joy Lutheran Church in Gettysburg. For many years Edith worked for local shoe factories in Gettysburg, Emmitsburg, Litttlestown and Hanover. She enjoyed playing cards and watching western movies. Edith is survived by her five children, Deborah Beamer of Orrtanna, PA, Roy Emory of Blue Ridge Summit, PA, Cathy Hahn of Blue Ridge Summit, Bonnie Willard of Blue Ridge Summit, and Franklin W. “Frank” Shull, Jr. of Gettysburg, nine grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren and a sister, Violet Monninger of Hagerstown, PA. She was predeceased by a sister Betty Bowman and a brother, Lester Emory. A Viewing will be held from 9:30-10:30 AM on Wednesday, December 09, 2020 at the Monahan Funeral Home in Gettysburg with a graveside funeral service to follow at 11:00 AM at Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens in Gettysburg with Rev. Peter Naschke, officiating. The family suggests memorials to, Mt. Joy Lutheran Church, 2615 Taneytown Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325. Online tributes and condolences can be made at

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