Remembering Our Alumnae
Patricia Merker Lanshe '43
Patricia M. Lanshe, 85, of Palmyra, died on Monday evening at the Hershey Medical Center. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Saint Joseph's College in Emmitsburg, Maryland, and a Master's degree from Temple University, Philadelphia. She was an English teacher and guidance counselor with Lower Dauphin School District from 1960-1993. She was also an antique dealer at the Crossroads Antique Mall. Surviving are her children, Patricia Rogers, Harold Lanshe III, and Margaret Lanshe; and three grandchildren.
Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at Saint Joan of Arc Catholic Church on Friday at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery. Viewing will be from 12-1 p.m., at Rothermel Funeral Home, 25 West Pine Street, Palmyra. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the American Cancer Society."