2012-05-03 / Obituaries

Robert L. Divel Sr. Hancock, 72

Robert Lee Divel Sr., 72, Hancock, died Monday, April 30, 2012, at Winchester Medical Center in Winchester, Va.

Born April 4, 1940, in Buck Valley, Pa., he was the son of the late Marshall and Helen Divel.

He was a 1958 graduate of Southern Fulton High School.

He was retired from USA Cartage as truck driver in Williamsport, Md.

He was a member of Catalpa United Methodist Church Hancock, and loved hunting and fishing.

He is survived by three daughters: Christine McGinley and husband, John of Sneads Ferry, N.C.; Roxann Glass and husband, John of Hancock; Jacklyn Blankley and husband Gary of Warfordsburg; two sons: Ronald Lee Divel Sr. and fiancee’, Barbara Sprinkle of Needmore; Robert Lee Divel Jr. of Hancock; one sister, Betty Manning of Hancock; four brothers: Lloyd Divel of Hagerstown; Frank Divel of Falling Waters, W.Va.; Kenny Divel of Frederick; Roger Divel of Cleveland, Tenn.; ten grandchildren; ten greatgrandchildren; and a number nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two brothers: Marshall Divel Jr. and Herbert Divel.

A service will be held Thursday May 3, at 7 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. Rev. David E. Bucher will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Online condolences at www.grovefh.com

To help defray funeral expenses contributions may be made to the Grove Funeral Home, P.O. Box 368 Hancock, MD 21750-0368.

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