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Corrine June (Brosius) Rothermel, 92, of Elliottsburg, entered into eternal rest on Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017 at 2:44 a.m. at Carolyn Croxton Slane Hospice Residence, Harrisburg.
She was born March 16, 1924, a daughter of the late William C. Brosius and his wife, Florence Alva (Kieffer) Brosius. She married Lee Irvin Rothermel on Aug.10, 1946, at Himmels Church in Rebuck.

Corrine was employed at Brosius Market, Dalmatia, and was an Avon representative for many years.
Corrine enjoyed playing cards, watching game shows, cross stitching and her very favorite thing was visiting with family and friends. She was very much a people person and had a sharp memory for the family tree.

Corrine is survived by one daughter, Trudi Guthrie and her husband Rich, of Elliottsburg; two sons, Dave Rothermel and his wife Donna, of Selinsgrove, and Matt Rothermel (entered into eternal rest in 2005) and his wife Sue, of Elizabethville; six grandchildren, Shannon, Brian, Gabriel, Lily, Mitchell and Benjamin; five great-grandchildren, Alec, Branden, Nicholas, Kalee and Aaron; four brothers and three sisters-in-law, Glen and AnnaMae, Jim and Audrey, Bob "Whitey", and Dick and Dawn Brosius; one sister and two brothers-in-law, Leone and Ken Latshaw and Bob Peffley; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lee, and one sister, Gloria Peffley.

A memorial service to celebrate Corrine's life will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Himmels Lutheran and U.C.C. Church, Rebuck PA with Pastor Jane Compton officiating. A visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service. Following the service, a meal will be served in the church social hall. All are welcome to attend.
At the convenience of the family, a private interment will be held in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Corrine's memory may be made to the Carolyn Croxton Slane Hospice Residence, 1701 Linglestown Road, Harrisburg PA 17110.

Arrangements are under the care of the Stephen R. Rothermel Funeral Home, 1133 Ridge Road, Klingerstown.
Published on February 21, 2017
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