Joanne A. Shughart

Joanne A. Shughart, 73, of Mansfield, died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

Joanne was born Sept. 4, 1940. in Newville, a daughter of George and Dorothy (Coover) Piper. She was the wife of the late Norman Neil Shughart who died in 1998.

Joanne was a member of the Covington Baptist Church. She enjoyed reading, cooking, baking, canning and spending time with her family.

Joanne is survived by a daughter, Lona (Jim) Heyd, of Morris; three sons, David (Carol) Shughart, of Mansfield, Dennis Shughart, of Mansfield, Dale (Laurel) Shughart, of Jersey Shore; a sister, Theresa Lesher of Newville; five brothers, Dale (Anna) Piper, of Newville, Larry (Kay) Piper, of Carlisle, Galen Piper, of Boiling Springs, Wayne (Linda) Piper, of Shippensburg, Roger (Deb) Piper, of Carlisle; a sister, Isabelle (Harold) Henry, of New Cumberland; eight grandchildren; one great grandson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to call on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, and Wednesday, July 9, 2014, from 9:30 to 10 a.m. at Nauvoo United Methodist Church, Nauvoo.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the church with Pastor Tom Harmic officiating. A graveside service will be held in Westminster Cemetery, Carlisle, on Wednesday at 3 p.m.

Donations may be made in Joanne’s memory to the American Cancer Society, 1948 Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701, or to Susquehanna Health Home Care and Hospice, 24 Walnut St., Wellsboro, PA 16901.