2011-03-31 / Obituaries

Hilda M. Bartles

Hagerstown, 77

Hilda Mae (Huff) Bartles, 77, Hagerstown, died Friday, March 25, 2011, after a brief illnes. She died at her home surrounded by her family.

Born February 21, 1934, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Louring F. and Mabel E. ( Morningstar) Huff.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, David L. Bartles, on October 25, 2005.

She graduated from Hagerstown High School, Class of 1952.

She retired from AT&T after 47 years of service as a telephone operator. After her retirement, she was employed as a receptionist at Arc of Washington County for 18 years.

She attended Calvary Brethren Church and Evangel Baptist Church.

She is survived by a daughter, Kimberly Mae Bartles Starliper, and hubsand Stain Starliper, Greencastle; a son, David Duane Bartles, Warfordsburg; two sisters: Lois Huff Overdorff and husband Rev. H. Glenn Overdorff, New Brighton, Pa.; and Nancy Huff Keplinger and husband Paul L. Keplinger, Hagerstown; a brother, Rev. John F. Huff and wife Sue Hauser Huff, Waynesboro; two grandchildren: Dylynn Bartles and Journie Bartles.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by a brother, Robert L. Huff.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, March 29, at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown. Pastor ron Faith officiated. Burial was made in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Cemetery, Leitersburg.

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