2009-02-26 / Obituaries

James W. Munson

Warfordsburg, 46

James William Munson, 46, Warfordsburg, died Friday, February 20, 2009, at Washington County Hospital.

Born April 30, 1962, in Landstuhl, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany, he was the son of Karein Ingrid Belling Munson of Hancock and the late Ralph Lee Munson.

He was a 1980 graduate of Hancock High School.

He retired in 2002 from East Alcoa in Frederick, Md.

He was a member of the United Steel Workers of America AFL-CIO Local 7886, American Legion Post 517 of Mercersburg and Elgeris Sportsman Association.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Sandra L. Durst Munson, whom he married May 8, 2000; two daughters: Kayla M. Munson and Courtney C. Munson, both at home; two brothers: Norman L. Munson, St. Thomas, and Steven D. Munson, Hancock; his grandmother, Mary M. Munson of Hancock; and nieces and nephews.

Memorial services were held Tuesday, February 24, at 11:00 a.m., at Hancock Assembly of God Church. Rev. Don Preston officiated. Burial was at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations may be made to help defray funeral expenses to Grove Funeral Home, PO Box 368, Hancock, MD 21750.

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