Lucy Victoria (Moritz) Broughton, 75, of Gettysburg, went eternally to be with the Lord, Sunday, June 16, 2019, at the Gettysburg Center.

Born Sept. 11, 1943 in Gettysburg, she was the daughter of the late Earl and Bertha (Shindledecker) Moritz. She was the wife of the late William Broughton, who died in 2014.

Mrs. Broughton worked at Kennie’s Market in the customer service for over 20 years.

She was a member of the Gettysburg Eagles, the Gettysburg American Legion and the Fairfield Amvets.

Lucy is survived by her three children, William Broughton of Greenville, Texas, Katherine Sharrah of Gettysburg, and William Congleton of Gettysburg; her eight grandchildren, Shannon Congleton, Jessica Congleton, Benjamin Broughton, Kenneth Broughton, Seth Broughton, McKenna Baldwin, Rachel Hobbs, and Kelli Sharrah; her two great-grandchildren, Joshua Hobbs Jr. and Leah Hobbs; her sister Linda Bumgardner of Taneytown, Md.; and her brother Gary Moritz, of Gettysburg.

She was preceded in death by her three sisters, Eleanor Stallsmith, Patricia Small, and Janet Fissel; and her brother Earl Moritz.

A graveside service for Lucy will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 20, 2019, at Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens, 1390 Chambersburg Road, Gettysburg, with Rev. Walter Barlow officiating.

The Monahan Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517; or go to

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