2009-07-30 / Obituaries

Charles E. Lanehart Sr.

Warfordsburg, 74

Charles E. Lanehart Sr., 74, Warfordsburg, died Thursday, July 23, 2009, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born June 7, 1935, at Round Top, Md., he was the son of the late Charlie Nelson and Bessie Mills Lanehart.

He was a veteran serving in the U.S. Navy from 1951-1955.

He was a member of Bethel Mennonite Church.

He was retired from E.F. Goetz in Chambersburg.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Lee Everts Lanehart, whom he married March 18, 1961, in Winchester, Va.; three daughters: Penny Lee Watkins, Hancock; Rhonda Sue Kyne, Berkeley Springs, W.Va.; Donna Sue Jacinto, Funkstown, Md.; one son, Charles Elmer Lanehart Jr., Hancock; three sisters: Edna Staubs, Martinsburg, W.Va.; Goldie Deneen, Warfordsburg; Patricia Benfield, Forest Hills, Md.; one brother, Alton E. Lanehart, Warfordsburg; two grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by three brothers: Emory, Harry and Tim Divelbliss.

Funeral services were held Monday, July 27, at 1:00 p.m. at Cedar Grove Christian Church, Warfordsburg. Rev. Lauren Horst officiated. Burial with services by Tri-State Honor Guard was made in the church cemetery.

Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, was in charge of arrangements.

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