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Alice E. Fling

January 6, 1930 December 17, 2018
Alice E. Fling
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Obituary for Alice E. Fling

Alice E. Fling, 88, of Oxford, PA passed away Monday, December 17, 2018 at Ware Presbyterian Village, Oxford.

She was the wife of the late Robert Joel Fling, Sr. with whom she shared 61 years of marriage.

Born in West Grove, she was the daughter of the late John Thomas and Isabelle Culling Crossland.

Alice was an active member of the Oxford United Methodist Church.

She taught math at Unionville High School and Upland Country Day School. She was a substitute teacher at Kennett Middle School and Kennett High School. Alice was also employed as a Registrar for the Pennsylvania Department of Vital Records for almost 40 years.

Alice volunteered for the Oxford Area Senior Center, the Democratic Party and her church.

She enjoyed gardening and exercising at the YMCA.

Alice is survived by one son, Robert Joel Fling, Jr. and his wife, Cheryl “Corky”, of Millsboro, DE, and three daughters, Alexa Manley and her husband, Kevin, of Enterprise, AL, Julie Irons and her husband, Robert, of Severna Park, MD, and Catherine Tennant and her husband, Donald, Jr., of Kinzers, PA, eleven grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and two sisters, Joanne Crosson and Barbara Weer, both of West Grove, PA.

Visitation and funeral services will be held at the Oxford United Methodist Church, 18 Addison St., Oxford, PA, visitation from 10-11 am and services to follow on Thursday, Dec. 20..

Internment will be at the Homeville Cemetery, Homeville, PA.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Alice’s memory may be made to the Lighthouse Youth Center, or the Salvation Army,

Arrangements are being handled by the Edward L. Collins, Jr., Funeral Home, Inc., Oxford, PA.

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11:00 AM 12/20/2018 11:00:00 AM
Oxford United Methodist Church

18 Addison St.
Oxford, Pennsylvania 19363

Visitation from 10 - 11 am

Oxford United Methodist Church
18 Addison St. Oxford 19363 Pennsylvania
United States

Memorial Contribution

Salvation Army

Lighthouse Youth Center


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