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October 09, 1997


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Friday, October 10, 1997 Edition

Walter M. Seilhamer

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Walter M. "Bub" Seilhamer, 88, of Penn Hall, and formerly of Colorado Street, Marion, Pa., died Thursday, Oct. 9, 1997, at Menno-Haven.

Born Jan. 25, 1909, in Grindstone Hill, Pa., he was the son of the late Jacob and Emma McCleary Seilhamer.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Coover Seilhamer, in 1989.

He worked in road construction in his early life; later he managed Altenwald Feed Elevator for more than 50 years, retiring in 1981.


He was a member of Solomon's United Church of Christ.

He is survived by one grandaughter, Holly Hughes of Bethlehem, Pa.; one grandson, Jeffrey Baker of Moon Township, Pa.; two great-grandaughters, two nieces; and four nephews.

He was preceded in death by a son and a daughter.

Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Robert G. Sellers Funeral Home, 297 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg. The Rev. Peter W. Emig will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the services on Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Solomon's United Church of Christ, 1594 Swamp Fox Road, Chambersburg, Pa. 17201.

Christopher D. Jackson Jr.

RANSON, W.Va. - Christopher Duane Jackson Jr., infant son of Christopher Duane Jackson Sr. and Kristy D. Hinton of Ranson, died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 1997, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital, Ranson.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by one brother, Kahil Saekwon Jackson, at home; maternal grandmother, Phyllis Hinton of Charles Town, W.Va.; paternal grandparents, Devale Underwood of Florida and Paul McDowell of Gerrardstown, W.Va.; and great-grandparents, Helen Taylor of Charles Town and Louis Jackson of Kearneysville, W.Va..

Graveside services will be today at 2 p.m. at Pleasant View Memory Gardens, Martinsburg, W.Va. The Rev. Kathy Harris will officiate.

Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg.

Delores M. Mosby

INWOOD, W.Va. - Delores Marlene Mosby, 67, of Inwood, died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 1997, at City Hospital, Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born March 30, 1930, in Berkeley County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Lewis William and Roxie Wade Mosby.

She retired from Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Martinsburg, after 40 years of service.

She was of the Methodist faith.

She is survived by one daughter, Kay F. Lewis of Elmsford, N.Y.; two sisters, Iris V. Dennis of Boston and Frances M. Russ of Martinsburg; two brothers, Lewis M. Mosby of Washington, D.C., and Herbert E. Mosby of Hagerstown; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one son, Wendell E. Mosby; two sisters, Nina M. Fox and Carolyn E. Smalls; and three brothers, Wendell E. Mosby, George G. Mosby and Charles A. Mosby.

Services will be Monday at 2:30 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St., Martinsburg. The Rev. Alfred E. Statesman will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m.

The family will meet Monday at 1:30 p.m. at her home in Darksville, W.Va.

William C. Wilson

BRUNSWICK, Md. - William C. Wilson, 69, of 30 E. D St., who died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 1997, was the son of the late Clem L. and Bessie L. Griffith Wilson.

He also is survived by a brother, Delano Wilson of Keedysville.

Edward C. Nalley

BOONSBORO - Edward Charles "Ed" Nalley, 76, of 15 Schoolhouse Court, died Thursday, Oct. 9, 1997, at Western Maryland Center in Hagerstown.

Born July 10, 1921, in Brunswick, Md., he was the son of the late Jacob F. and Norma Knadler Nalley.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen J. "Peggy" Nalley, in 1996.

He had been employed at North American Housing, Point of Rocks, Md., and retired from Smith Development Corp. in Washington, DC.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force during World War II and the Korean War. He saw action during the Battle of the Bulge and in the Philippines. He received the Purple Heart.

He was a member of Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ in Boonsboro.

He had been a member of Civilian Conservation Corps before World War II. He was a member of Clopper-Michael Post 10 American Legion in Boonsboro and was president of Schoolhouse Court Residents' Association.

He is survived by three daughters, Nancy Itnyre, Emma Jean Robertson and Connie Delosier, all of Boonsboro; four sons, James Nalley Sr. of Hagerstown, Eddie Nalley of Newport News, Va., Ronnie Reeves and Dennis Nalley, both of Boonsboro; one sister, Ethel Peyton of Randallstown, Md.; 14 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, Ernest Nalley, Howard Nalley and Arnold Nalley.

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