2013-08-22 / Obituaries

Martha E. Locke, 87


Martha Elizabeth (Brown) Locke, 87, Hagerstown, died Wednesday, August 14, 2013, at the University of Maryland Medical Center.

Born August 8, 1926, in Clear Ridge, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Ambrose and Anna Mary (Winegardner) Brown.

She worked as a homemaker. She was Brethren by faith.

She enjoyed sewing and crocheting. She will be remembered as a kind-hearted person who loved to help people.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 54 years, Dale B. Locke, who died in 2003; several brothers, sisters and numerous half brothers and half sisters. She was the last survivor of her immediate family.

She is survived by her daughter, Diane Hamby, and husband Rodney; two grandsons: Troy Kunkle and wife Monica, Dustin Kunkle and wife Jessica, all of Hagers-town; four greatgranddaughters: Kristen May Pickett, Jordyn Marie Kunkle, Kaelynn Nicole Kunkle, Shaylee Grace Reckley; several nieces, nephews; and her best buddy named Angel.

Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m., Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown. Rev. Mark C. Mooney officiated. Interment was in Rest Haven Cemetery.

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