Staff members of Parthemore Funeral Home are caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions. These requests and traditions are of utmost importance to our staff of licensed funeral directors.
Gilbert J. “Gib” Parthemore
Gib is a longtime supporter of the local community and active with his church. His community service has included serving his church, coaching with NCYBA, serving as President of the West Shore School District’s Board of School Directors and as a Board member of the Red Land Senior Center, West Shore Recreation Commission and the West Shore Foundation. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Harrisburg, Knights of Columbus and several Masonic organizations. Along with his funeral directors license, he has earned an insurance license and crematory operator’s certificate. He is a graduate of West Virginia University and Catonsville Community College. He and his wife Joanna have two sons, Gib and Chris.
Bruce R. Parthemore
Preplanning Coordinator, CPC
Bruce is a Certified Preplanning Consultant. He attended West Virginia University and the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science. He holds a Pennsylvania Insurance license in life, annuities, accident and health. Active in his church, Bruce is a member of the Kiwanis Club, the New Cumberland Olde Town Association, Therapy Dog Inc. and is a 32nd Degree Mason. He is married and has two children.
Stephen K. Parthemore
Stephen is a member of the Disaster Mortuary Operational Response Team and a volunteer for Highmark Caring Place. He is treasurer of Mid-Atlantic Forensic Identification Group, New Cumberland Olde Towne Foundation, and active in his church. He is a graduate of West Virginia University, and Catonsville Community College for Mortuary Science in Baltimore. He has three sons and one daughter.
Gilbert (Gibby) A. Parthemore
Since high school, Gilbert A. “Gibby” Parthemore has worked in different capacities at the funeral home, but in the Spring of 2014, began pursuing a degree in Mortuary Science to join his grandfather, father (Gib) and two uncles in the family business.
Gibby graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2009, with a dual degree in Business Administration and Political Science. He is also a graduate of Cedar Cliff High School (2005), located in Camp Hill, where he was Class President and played football, basketball, baseball and track. He is currently attending Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science.
He’s looking forward to graduating from Mortuary School and beginning his internship. Gibby is also a lifelong parishioner of St. Theresa Catholic Church, located in New Cumberland.
Joanna N. Parthemore
Joanna has worked at Parthemore Funeral Home since 2005 as a part-time Administrative Assistant. Similar to the other staff members at Parthemore, Joanna is active in the local community. In the past she was an active member of the PTO and she is currently a member of the Soroptimist International of West Shore. This group is an international organization of business and professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls in their own communities and throughout the world.
Joanna is a graduate of Millersville University and has a BS in Elementary Education. She is married to Gilbert J. Parthemore and they have two sons, Gib and Chris.
As the Office Manager for Parthemore, Yvonne takes care of running/managing the office including all paperwork associated with arrangements, funerals, insurance, and veterans benefits. Originally from Butler County, PA, Yvonne is a long-time New Cumberland resident and graduate of Red Land High School. She is an active member of the American Legion Post 143 Ladies Auxiliary which works to support The American Legion and its programs for Veterans, children and the community and a member of the local church.
She and her husband Mark have two sons, Dalton and Trevor and a Wheaten Terrier, Rudy. Yvonne enjoys being with her family and friends, taking photos and going to the beach and mountains.