2012-09-27 / Obituaries

John H. Fetterhoff Sr Harrisonville, 90

John H. “Jack” Fetterhoff Sr., 90, Fulton County Long Term Care Unit and formerly of Harrisonville, Pa., died Wednesday, September 19, 2012, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg.

He was born in Tower City, Pa., October 10, 1921, the son of the late William and Ida (Young) Fetterhoff. He was the widower of Alma (Bain) Fetterhoff. She preceded him in death on July 24, 2007.

He worked as a supervisor at Letterkenny Army Depot Chambersburg for 30 years before retiring in 1976. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II from August 1940 till July 1945. He landed in France on D Day and served 35 months in Europe. He was a member of the VFW in Mercersburg, and a member of the American Legion Post 561, McCon-nellsburg, Pa.

He is survived by his sister, Ruth Ochs of Tower City, Pa.; a grandson, Anthony Fetterhoff of McConnellsburg; and four nieces: Patricia Young, Lucille Daub, Donna Erdman and Zella Leese.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Bessie May (Lowery) Fetterhoff, a son, John H. Fetterhoff Jr.; three brothers: Harry, Charles and Billie Fetterhoff; and a sister, Grace Umbenhauer.

Funeral services were held at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, at 11 a.m., Monday, September 24. Pastor Richard Bernhard officiated. Interment was at Union Cemetery, McConnellsburg.

Military services were conducted by Fulton Honor Guard.

Online condolences at www.howardlsipes.com

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