Maynard C. Gordon
Maynard C. “Bill” Gordon, 90, McConnellsburg, died Wednesday, January 26, 2011, at ManorCare Nursing Home, Chambersburg, Pa.
He was born in Needmore, on April 8, 1920, the son of the late Morgan and Carrie (Kershner) Gordon. He was the widower of June E. (Nesbit) Gordon, whom he married on August 5, 1948, and she passed away on September 22, 2009.
He was of the Protestant faith, was a member of Mt. Zion Lodge #774 in Mc- Connellsburg, Pa., and was co-owner of McCray Building & Supply Co. in Warfordsburg, Pa.
He is survived by son Gregory (husband of Vickie) Gordon of McConnellsburg; stepdaughter Sara E. ( Sally) ( wife of the late James) Stoops of Duncannon, Pa.; sisters Margaret (wife of the late Cam) Mc- Cray of Warfordsburg; Estalene ( wife of Randolph) Clark of Glenelg, Md.; Louise Welsh of Jacksonville, Fla.; grandchildren Lisa Hosmann (wife of Patrick), Holly Stambaugh ( wife of Shaun), Sheila Naylor (wife of Charles), Danny Chaney (husband of Rebecca); and great-grandchildren Bristol Stambaugh, Garrett Naylor, Gavin Chaney and Courtnay Chaney.
He was preceded in death by daughter Laraine Chaney (wife of Barry) and sister Alice McKee (wife of the late Herbert McKee).
Religious services were held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., Mc- Connellsburg, at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, February 1, 2011. Pastor John Godissart officiated. Interment was at Union Cemetery, Mc- Connellsburg.
Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Bill to the McConnellsburg Senior Center, 100 Woodside Drive, McConnellsburg, PA 17233.
A Masonic service was held on Monday at 7:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.howardlsipes.com.