Orian R. "Abe" Brashear

Orian R. "Abe" Brashear, 91, of Enola passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at the West Shore Hospital, Mechanicsburg.

He was born in New Kingston on March 6, 1926, a son of the late Anna G. (Jones) and Walter F. Brashear.

Abe worked as a butcher at the A&P Markets, Kessler's, and Spungin's Meats.  He also had his own deer processing shop at his residence in Enola well into his late 70's/early 80's.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Kathryn Fay Brashear, and a grandson, Ronald E. Wright, Jr.

Surviving are 4 daughters, Pamela K. Wiehagen, Lona J. Hockenberry, Julie R. Zeiders, and Vicki S. Wright; 4 sons, Dennis W., Kelly R., Craig A., and James B. Brashear; 3 brothers, Ross W. and Donald W. Brashear, and Barry R. Simmons; 14 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.

Viewing will be held on Monday, July 31, 2017 from 10AM-11AM at the Summerdale United Methodist Church.

Services will begin on Monday at 11AM.

Burial will be in Longsdorf Cemetery, Mechanicsburg.

The Sullivan Funeral Home is honored to serve the Brashear family.


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