Marvin Brown
B: 1932-03-31
D: 2019-04-21
View Details
Brown, Marvin
Bradley Clendenin
B: 1971-02-08
D: 2019-04-09
View Details
Clendenin, Bradley
Dorothy Tehansky
B: 1939-03-10
D: 2019-04-08
View Details
Tehansky, Dorothy
Jannette Colon
B: 1980-11-12
D: 2019-04-08
View Details
Colon, Jannette
Rodger Beck
B: 1951-07-15
D: 2019-03-30
View Details
Beck, Rodger
Margaret Phillips
B: 1923-02-10
D: 2019-03-28
View Details
Phillips, Margaret
Jerry Kerstetter
B: 1935-10-22
D: 2019-03-22
View Details
Kerstetter, Jerry
Helmut Krueger
B: 1940-10-08
D: 2019-03-20
View Details
Krueger, Helmut
Evelyn Dieffenderfer
B: 1939-07-09
D: 2019-03-20
View Details
Dieffenderfer, Evelyn
Momoe Mondschein
B: 1928-05-15
D: 2019-03-18
View Details
Mondschein, Momoe
Robert McRedmond
B: 1942-02-22
D: 2019-03-16
View Details
McRedmond, Robert
Patricia Fasnacht
B: 1943-07-21
D: 2019-03-14
View Details
Fasnacht, Patricia
Ronald Alexander
B: 1938-03-27
D: 2019-03-14
View Details
Alexander, Ronald
Violet Zambernardi
B: 1922-12-09
D: 2019-03-10
View Details
Zambernardi, Violet
Ned Witmer
B: 1929-11-17
D: 2019-03-10
View Details
Witmer, Ned
Kathleen Meyer
B: 1942-03-19
D: 2019-03-09
View Details
Meyer, Kathleen
Christel Wyld
B: 1940-08-11
D: 2019-03-07
View Details
Wyld, Christel
Rhea Leib
B: 1915-02-18
D: 2019-02-28
View Details
Leib, Rhea
Quan Chau
B: 1941-03-15
D: 2019-02-28
View Details
Chau, Quan
Mary Harvey
B: 1946-09-27
D: 2019-02-28
View Details
Harvey, Mary
Ina Jane Atkinson
B: 1937-06-01
D: 2019-02-26
View Details
Atkinson, Ina Jane


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
114 West Main Street
Hummelstown, PA 17036, PA 17036
Phone: 717-566-0451
Fax: 717-583-0811
Priscilla Schwenk

Priscilla B. Schwenk (Brush)

Thursday, December 4th, 1941 - Wednesday, January 2nd, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To make your contribution to Priscilla Schwenk's online memorial, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Priscilla Schwenk with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Priscilla B. Schwenk of Hershey, passed away at age 77 on January 2, 2019.
She was born Priscilla Decamp Brush on December 4, 1941 in Burlington, New Jersey, where she spent her childhood years. Priscilla first arrived in central PA when she attended Lebanon Valley College, graduating in 1963. While at LVC, Priscilla earned her Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics, and also met her eventual husband of 55 years, Dennis P. Schwenk. The couple was married on June 1, 1963, and set down roots in the Hershey area. Priscilla immediately embarked on a teaching career that, while interrupted to raise her two sons Timothy S. Schwenk and Jeremy S. Schwenk, would go on to span 25 years across the Lower Dauphin and Harrisburg school districts.
Priscilla was also a lover of animals large and small. In her younger years she owned and exhibited Tennessee Walking Horses. Later, her interests turned from equine to canine as she became a respected breeder and exhibitor of Kerry Blue Terriers. She was a fixture on the AKC show circuit for decades, competing in both obedience and conformation categories finishing numerous champions. At the local level, she served on the board and as President of the Harrisburg Kennel Club. In addition to family, career, and recreational pursuits, Priscilla still found time for faith and fellowship as an active member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church.
Although she leaves us too soon, Priscilla will be remembered as a devoted wife, loving mother, and faithful friend. Along with her immediate family, she is also survived by her sister Cynthia Wiggins, and grandson Andrew M. Schwenk.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Priscilla’s name to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 212 Cocoa Ave., Hershey PA, 17033 are welcome and appreciated.
A memorial service will be held on January 11, 2019, 11:00 AM, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 206 Cocoa Ave., Hershey, PA 17033.
Online condolences may be shared at
Read Less

To send flowers in memory of Priscilla B. Schwenk (Brush), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Service

    Friday, January 11th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Friday, January 11th, 2019 11:00am
    Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity
    212 Cocoa Avenue
    HERSHEY, PA 17033
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    The Rev. Cindy A. Brommer


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Priscilla here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence

Photos & Videos

Photo Album