2011-03-24 / Obituaries

Serena P. Tasker

Hancock, 11

Serena Peyton Tasker, 11, Hancock, Md., died Monday March 14, 2011, at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C.

Born February 17, 2000 in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of Shawn Alan and Teresa Lynn Hines Tasker of Hancock, Md.

She was a fifth-grade student at Hancock Elementary School, where she was a member of the Raiders cheerleaders.

She was a member of the Tri State Tigers Competition Cheerleading Team.

She volunteered for Loaves and Fishes Thrift Store in Hancock, Md.

She was a member of St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church Hancock, Md.

Shea was an organ donor and has already impacted two other lives.

Besides her parents, she is survived by her grandparents, Roger and step-grandmother Cheryl Hines of Falling Waters, W.Va., and Margaret La Liberte; aunts: Lisa Hendershot, Teresa Feck, Cheryl Stephens, Jamie Atlee and Heather Mace; an uncle, Daniel Tasker; and numerous cousins.

She was preceded in death by grandparents: Daniel L. Tasker Sr. and Patricia Ann Tasker.

Services were held Saturday, March 19, at 11 a.m. at St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church, Hancock, Md. Rev. F. Allan Weatherholt Jr. officiated. Burial was made in the adjoining church cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Serena’s memory may be made to the Grove Funeral Home, 141 W. Main St., Hancock, MD 21750.

Arrangements were handled by Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, Md.

Online condolences may be made at www.grovefh.com

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