2009-03-12 / Obituaries

Lorraine R. Sciese

Hancock, 77

Lorraine Rintha Sciese, 77, Hancock, Md., died Tuesday, March 10, 2009, at Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown.

Born March 9, 1932, in Fulton County, she was the daughter of the late Leroy W. and Rentha Smith Starliper and the widow of George Wilbur Sciese, who died February 8, 1999.

She was retired from the former Londontown Manufacturing in Hancock, and had previously been employed with the former Jacobs Brothers in Hancock. She was a life member of the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary, Maryland Chapter 14.

She was a member of Hancock Assembly of God Church.

Surviving are a brother, Junior Starliper, Hancock; a half-sister, Wanda Jenkins, North Carolina; a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 12, at 2:00 pm., at Hancock Assembly of God. Rev. Don Preston and Rev. Robert D. Smith will officiate. Burial will be made in Antioch Christian Cemetery, Big Cove Tannery.

The family will receive friends at the church on Wednesday, March 11, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The family requests that memorial contributions may be made to the Hancock Rescue Squad Inc., 57 East Main Street, Hancock, MD 21750 or to Hancock Volunteer Fire Co., 2 Fulton Street, Hancock, MD 21750.

Arrangements are by Grove Funeral Home, Hancock.

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