FRank Lerew, Founding President, Dies at 93
The Shippensburg Community Fair, including its officers, board members, and volunteers, is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Frank R. Lerew, 93, on Tuesday, November 23, 2016. Frank was the founder of the Shippensburg Community Fair, and served as its president for 50 years.
Mr. Lerew was a friend to many in the Shippensburg community. He dedicated his life to promoting agriculture, serving community organizations, and working to bring town and country together. With the assistance of his dedicated volunteers, the committee quickly turned the Shippensburg Community Fair into one of the largest, most recognized agricultural fairs in south-central Pennsylvania.