April 21, 2011 RSS feed / Obituaries

Mabel R. DeShong

Needmore, 89

Mabel R. DeShong, 89, Needmore, died Saturday, April 16, 2011, at Golden Living Center. Born March 1, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John William and Nellie Frances (Biser) Dawson. More...

Larry L. Johnson

Wells Tannery, 73

Larry Levi Johnson, 73, Wells Tannery, died at 10:36 a.m., Saturday, April 16, 2011. Born October 3, 1937, in Wells Tannery, he was the son of the late Cloyd and Faye (Dickinson) Johnson. He was married to Apolonia Enzingmueller on August 14, 1981. More...

William J. Locke

Orbisonia, 84

William Jackson “Jack” Locke, 84, a resident of Woodland Retirement Community, Orbisonia, and formerly of Shade Gap, died at 2:05 p.m., Friday, April 15, 2011, at Woodland. More...

Raymond C. Long

Wilmington, Del., 49

Raymond Charles Long , 49, died Thursday, April 14, 2011. He was born April 30, 1961, in Wilmington, Del., to Raymond and Rosealee (Meirte) Long. He was married to Cindy (Plessinger) Long on March 16, 1985. More...

Leroy V. McCusker

Hancock, 75

Leroy V. McCusker, 75, formerly of Hancock, Md., died Wednesday, April 13, 2011, at Western Maryland Health System, Cumberland, Md. Born July 18, 1935, in Hancock, Md., he was the son of the late William A. and Hazel R. More...

Mary H. Ward

Warfordsburg, 75

Mary H. (Shank) Ward, 75, Warfordsburg, died Sunday, Sunday, April 17, 2011, at her home. More...

Audrey E. Williams

Needmore, 71

Audrey Ellen (Jankiewicz) Williams, 71, Needmore, died Saturday, April 9, at Hershey Medical Center. Audrey enjoyed spending time with her dog, Snowflake, and going to bingo with her best friend, Linda. More...

In Memory

In loving memory of a dear husband, father and grandfather, Harold “Tom” B. Richards, whom God called home 21 years ago this month: If memories bring us closer, we are never far apart. You are always beside us and forever in our hearts. More...

Audrey A. Carson

Garland, Texas, 73

Audrey Alda Carson, 73, Garland, Texas, died Friday, April 15, 2011. Born January 8, 1938, in Crystal Spring, she was the daughter of the late Solomon and Maye Hixon Fink. She attended Southern Fulton High School. More...

Reba J. Chaplinsky

Palatine, Ill., 89

Reba J. Chaplinsky (nee Crouse), 89, Palatine, Ill., died Friday, March 25, 2011, after a sudden illness. She was born June 21, 1921, in Big Cove Tannery, the daughter of Lily and Maynard Crouse, the fourth of five children. More...

Earl E. Divelbliss

Hancock, 87

Earl E. “Jack” Divelbliss, 87, Hancock, died Monday, April 11, 2011, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown. More...

Beula Daniels Kerlin

Birmingham, Ala., 90

Beula Daniels Kerlin, 90, Birmingham, Ala., died Friday, April 8, 2011. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Emanuel Kerlin Sr., and son Paul Eugene Kerlin. More...

Zada L. May

Clearville, 85

Zada L. May, 85, Clearville, died Saturday, April 9, 2011. She was born on September 9, 1925, on the family farm in Monroe Township, a daughter of the late John Thomas and Adah Ruth (Claybaugh) Mearkle. More...

Dennis R. Unger

Great Cacapon, W. Va., 65

Dennis Ray Unger, 65, Great Cacapon, W.Va., died Sunday, April 17, 2011, at Johns Hopkins Medical Center in Baltimore. Born November 25, 1945, in Washington County, Md., he was the son of the late Vernon Elroy and Wilma Virginia Effland Unger. More...

Paul E. Wigfield

Hagerstown, 88

Paul E. Wigfield, 88, Hagerstown, died Thursday, April 14, 2011, surrounded by his family at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown. Born September 22, 1922, in Buck Valley, he was the son of the late Clem Austin and Edith (Sigel) Wigfield. More...

Ruth L. Briggs

Chambersburg, 67

Ruth L. Briggs, 67, a resident of ManorCare Nursing Home, Chambersburg, and formerly of Needmore, died Monday, April 18, 2011, at the nursing home. More...

Comcast Volunteers To Work At Lions Park For Comcast Cares day

On Saturday, April 30, local Comcast employees and their families and friends will work at Lions Park in Mc- Connellsburg as part of Comcast Cares Day. More...