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Thelma A. (Sprigg) Boore

July 22, 1936 ~ September 3, 2020 (age 84)


Thelma A. Boore, 84, of Sweet Root Road, Bedford, died peacefully on Thursday, September 3, 2020 at Rebecca's Personal Care Home, Everett.

Mrs. Boore was born in Bedford Twp. on July 22, 1936,  daughter of the late Shannon L. and Ursa P.  (Hixon) Sprigg.

On August 18, 1956 Thelma married David Boore. He preceded her in death on November 22, 2003.

She is survived by  Son- Michael husband of  Waneta (Beegle) Boore, Bedford; 3 Grandchildren Amber wife of Shawn Richardson, Erin wife of Jarod Mitchell and Andrew (Celina) Boore; 8 Great-grandchildren Layne, Kaitlyn Richardson, Autumn, Makenzie Mitchell, Gracie, Owen, Emma and Lilly Boore;  Brother- Dale  husband of  Rheda  Sprigg, Bedford; Sister- Margaret wife of  Ted Grubb, Bedford; Brother- Robert husband of  Vicki Sprigg, VA: Brother- David husband of  Joellen Sprigg, Dillsburg. Thelma was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and 2 brothers Glenn and Charlie Sprigg.

Thelma was a seamstress for many years for both Everett Sewing Factory and Cannondale.

She was a member of The Everett Seventh Day Adventist Church, Everett.

Thelma was a quiet and humble person. Thelma loved her grandchildren and great grandchildren very much. She enjoyed having her siblings visit her. She loved to garden and work at her flower beds. She was a wonderful cook and baker. Thelma will be greatly missed by all who loved and knew her.

Friends and family will be received on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 from 4-6PM at Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford. Mask are suggested and we ask that you please practice social distancing.

A Memorial Service will be held at Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford on Tuesday, September 8 at 6:00PM with Pastor Robert Snyder officiating.

Interment at Union Cemetery, Centerville.

Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Thelma to The Everett Seventh Day Adventist Church,203 Drive In Lane, Everett, PA 15537.

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Arrangements entrusted to Louis Geisel Funeral Home, Bedford.

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September 8, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Bedford Location
330 E. Pitt St.
Bedford, PA 15522

Memorial Service
September 8, 2020

6:00 PM
Bedford Location
330 E. Pitt St.
Bedford, PA 15522


The Everett Seventh Day Adventist Church
203 Drive In Lane, Everett PA 15537

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