Alan W. Boonie

CHAMBERSBURG – Alan W. Boonie, 48, of Pennersville Road, passed away late Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at Manor Care Health Services, Chambersburg.

Born Aug. 19, 1964, in Lewistown, he was a son of Edward L. and Carol (Timblin) Boonie.

Alan was a 1982 graduate of West Snyder High School. After high school, he attended the Electronics Institute, in Harrisburg.

He worked as an electronics engineer and was previously employed at Data General, Comstat Systems, Paragea Communications, S.I. Logics, Marvel Semi Conductors and at the time of his passing, Alan was employed at Thales Communications.

Alan formerly attended Mount Bethel Church, in McClure.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting, boating, kayaking and water and snow skiing in his free time.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by one brother, Brian C. Boonie and his significant other, Michelle DeCarlo, of South Mountain.

A funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 9, 2013, at Pheasant Funeral Home, 316 W. Market St., Beavertown, with the Rev. Lisa Schuster officiating. Burial will be in McClure Union Cemetery.

Friends and family will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 8, 2013, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Alan’s memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.