Places

  • Gettysburg is also known as: Adams County / Gettysburg borough.

  • Gettysburg tourist attractions include: Gettysburg Battlefield, Eisenhower National Historic Site, Gettysburg National Cemetery, Sachs Covered Bridge, and Gettysburg National Military Park.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Tom Adams (artist and musician), Martha Colburn (film director and artist), and Brian Patrick Clarke (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Gettysburgian.

History

Gettysburg is a borough in and the county seat of Adams County, Pennsylvania, United States, and the eponym for the 1863 Battle of Gettysburg. The town hosts visitors to the Gettysburg National Battlefield in the Gettysburg National Military Park and has 3 institutions of higher learning: Lutheran Theological Seminary, Gettysburg College, and Harrisburg Area Community College. Many roads radiate from Gettysburg, providing hub-like access to Washington, D.C. 75 miles (121 km), Baltimore 55 miles (89 km), Harrisburg 37 miles (60 km), Carlisle 27 miles (43 km), Frederick and Hagerstown, Maryland 32 miles (51 km) and Hanover, Pennsylvania 14 miles (23 km). York is 30 miles (48 km) east on the Lincoln Highway (U.S. Route 30) and Chambersburg is 25 miles (40 km) west on the Lincoln Highway (U.S. Route 30), the first transcontinental U.S. highway. Today the borough is a 2½ hour drive from Philadelphia and a 3½ hour drive from Pittsburgh via the Pennsylvania Turnpike and U.S. Route 15. Gettysburg Regional Airport, a small general aviation airport, is located 2 miles (3.2 km) west of Gettysburg. Samuel Gettys settled on the Shippensburg - Baltimore and Philadelphia - Pittsburgh cross roads...

The official website for the city of Gettysburg is http://www.gettysburg-pa.gov/.

There are currently 6 funeral home listings for the city of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Looking for Gettysburg cemeteries?

Gettysburg Obituaries

It was revealed by Arizona Republic on December 11th, 2015 that Patricia D'Amico perished in Phoenix, Arizona.  D'Amico was 74 years old and was born in Gettysburg, PA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Patricia's life.

It was reported by Arizona Republic on December 11th, 2015 that Patricia D'Amico passed away in Phoenix, Arizona.  D'Amico was 74 years old and was born in Gettysburg, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Patricia's life.

It was revealed on November 23rd, 2015 that Erik Raymond "Buffalo" Schlief died in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  Schlief was 29 years old and was born in Santa Clara, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Erik Raymond "Buffalo"'s life.

It was disclosed on September 30th, 2015 that James A Getty perished in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  Getty was 83 years old and was born in Fairbury, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James A's life.

It was reported by Johnstown Tribune-Democrat on January 24th, 2015 that Elizabeth G Huber (Gleason) perished in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Huber was 98 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Elizabeth G's life.

It was written by Williamsport Sun-Gazette on December 12th, 2014 that Dorothy B Stevens (Berkebile) perished in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Stevens was 98 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dorothy B's life.

It was revealed by Johnstown Tribune-Democrat on December 12th, 2014 that Dorothy B Stevens (Berkebile) perished in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  Ms. Stevens was 98 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Dorothy B's life.

It was disclosed on November 2nd, 2014 that Jennette Rebecca Garman passed on in Scottsdale, Arizona.  Garman was 97 years old and was born in Gettysburg, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jennette Rebecca's life.

It was written by The Sentinel on August 29th, 2014 that Jack C Asper passed away in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  Asper was 83 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jack C's life.

It was noted by The Sentinel on August 12th, 2014 that Charles J Dove perished in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.  Dove was 79 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Charles J's life.

Funeral Homes in Gettysburg

Kenworthy Funeral Home Incorporated

Wayne V. Kenworthy began his work in the funeral business in the 1960’s. Looking for a funeral home in the area in which he grew up, Wayne and his wife, Margaret M. (Sterner) Kenworthy, purchased the Bucher Funeral Home in Hanover,...

Feiser Funeral Home Incorporated

Fred F. Feiser started the business in 1949. Fred's son, J. Clark Feiser joined the business in 1973 and became owner in 1983. Upon his retirement in 2005, his stepson Marty and Mikki Wheeler took ownership of the family business, becoming...

Grove Bowersox Funeral Home

Founded by Frank E. Grove in 1887, the "undertaking parlor" was established as an adjunct to his cabinet making and furniture business at 40 East Main Street. In the year 1916, he erected the building at 13 South Church Street (now the Welfare...

Hoffman Roth Funeral Home & Crematory, Incorporated

Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home and Crematory, Carlisle has been serving the Greater Carlisle Area since 1907. We are a family-owned firm whose sole purpose is to help our community through their time of need.
Our level of experience and compassion is...

Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home

Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home is dedicated to providing services to the families of Chambersburg with care and compassion.Please give us a call to see how we can help.

Pritts Funeral Home & Chapel

Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel has been honored to provide service to the community during their time of need for over 30 years. A family owned and operated business in a traditional, comfortable, dignified setting for families and friends to...

Thomas L Geisel Funeral Home

Funeral service has been the traditional family occupation in our family since 1919, when my Grandfather Vernon opened our first funeral home in Pleasantville, Pennsylvania. In 1936, my Uncle Fred opened another firm in Dale Borough, just outside...

Wetzel Funeral Home Incorporated

Wetzel Funeral Home has been proud to serve many families in the Hanover Community for more than 60 years. Our long standing reputation for caring and compassion brings families a sense of peace and comfort during their difficult time. We pay...

William F. Sellers Funeral Home

Family owned and operated for over 165 years. Specializing in meeting individual preferences for creating a memorable life tribute to each and every loved one.

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Evergreen Cemetery Historical
799 Baltimore St
Gettysburg, PA 17326
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Gettysburg National Cemetery
95 Taneytown Rd
Gettysburg, PA 17326
Gettysbury National Cemetery
97 Taneytown Rd
Gettysburg, PA 17326
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Kenworthy Funeral Home Incorporated
66 E Hanover St
Gettysburg, PA 17325
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Monahan Funeral Home
125 Carlisle St
Gettysburg, PA 17326
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Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens Incorporated
1380 Chambersburg Rd
Gettysburg, PA 17325

Gettysburg Funeral Home News

The photographer who went to war
In 1858, Brady set up a second studio on Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington ... Hes in one taken at Gettysburg, said Carol Johnson, a photography curator for the Library of Congresss Civil War collections. Johnson said her staff still occasionally ...
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Mary Louise (Tracey) Slick
A viewing will be held, beginning at 10 a.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens. For those desiring, contributions may be made in Mary's memory to the Adams County SPCA, 11 Goldenville Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325 ...
http://www.gettysburgtimes.com/obituaries/article_68093cee-e56f-11df-9ed8-001cc4c002e0.html

Ghost tours to benefit historical society
A short presentation on Victorian-era embalming and funeral customs will also be conducted ... New Oxford's Steve McNaughton, paranormal investigator and author of "Pennsylvania's Adams County Ghosts, Gettysburg, New Oxford, Cashtown, and East Berlin" will ...
http://www.eveningsun.com/ci_16492612?source=most_viewed

Patricia A. (Stonesifer) Markle
She was born Jan. 7, 1954, in Gettysburg ... 6 to 8 p.m., at the Feiser Funeral Home, Inc., 302 Lincolnway West, New Oxford. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 924 Colonial Ave., York, PA 17403 or to VNA/Hospice, 440 N ...
http://www.gettysburgtimes.com/obituaries/article_499f1be2-e638-11df-9db1-001cc4c002e0.html

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Peters Funeral Home : Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (PA)
Peters Funeral Home provides complete funeral services to the local community. ... Peters Funeral Home, Inc. 321 Carlisle Street. Gettysburg, PA 17325 ...
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Monahan Funeral Home, Gettysburg, PA
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Gettysburg Funeral Homes and funeral services in Pennsylvania
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