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Shirley L. Groff Boring, 82

August 24, 1938 - September 05, 2020

Shirley Louise Groff Boring, 82, of Manor Twp., passed away peacefully at home on Saturday, September 5, 2020, with her daughter and grandson by her side, following a short illness. Born in Safe Harbor, she was the daughter of the late Martin and Della H. Groff.

A lifelong resident of Millersville, Shirley graduated from Penn Manor High School. She worked at Student Services at Millersville University, where she retired after more than 20 years of service. Shirley was a devoted pen pal writer to many over the years. She had a special place in her heart for her feline companions, and often took care feral cats in the neighborhood.

Shirley is survived by four children: Holly Boring, with whom she resided; Ed Boring of Hilton Head Island, SC; Jeff Boring of Talmage; and Kevin Boring of Wrightsville. Also surviving are grandchildren Ben, Kyle, Gabriel, Ethan, Ezekiel, Samantha and Amanda; great-grandchildren Ryann, Gavin and Paisley; and her sister, Susie Marks of Cohasset, MA.

A viewing will take place on Saturday, September 12, 2020, at the Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory, 441 North George Street, Millersville, PA 17551, where the family will receive guests between 10 AM and 12 PM. A time of sharing will begin at 12 Noon. Interment will be private. A celebration with friends and family will be held following services.

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September 09, 2020

Sincere sympathy to you and your family, Holly. May Gods Voice of healing,  Love, and peace be the loudest voice you hear 😘!
Sandy Brown

September 09, 2020

Dear Holly, Jeff and family, 
I am sorry to hear about your mother. Losing a parent is one of the most difficult things we go through in life. Her legacy lives through all of you. May your memories comfort you in this difficult time. Thinking of you 🌻
Love, 
Heather Apple-Jenkins and family 

September 09, 2020

So sorry for your loss. What a wonderful sweet lady. Thoughts & prayers for healing.
Barb Price

September 09, 2020

I am truly sorry for the loss of your Mom. My deepest condolences to you and your family.
Lisa Morrison 

September 09, 2020

Ed and family,  So sorry for your loss. Sending love and prayers. ❤️🙏🏻
Dan and Linda Haidet

September 09, 2020

So sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers. Just have comfort in knowing  she is no longer in pain. She was my favorite  sister in law.  Loved spending time with y’all.
Tina M. Coyle

September 09, 2020

I’m sorry for your  loss. I really loved her. Loved to Millersville  and spend time with ya all. She was my favorite  sister in law. Continued hugs and prayers 
Tina M. Coyle

September 09, 2020

So sorry for your loss 😔 
Shirley was a sweet lady and I’m glad that I had the opportunity to work with her at the Cardtique at Manor Shopping Center. Her children and grandchildren were her pride and joy she talked about them often. 
Nadine

September 09, 2020

Ed and family. Sorry to hear of your mothers passing. My sincere condolences on your loss.
THOMAS BENJAMIN

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Saturday, September 12, 2020
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Charles F. Snyder Funeral Home & Crematory
441 North George Street
Millersville, PA 17551
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Millersville, PA 17551
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