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Obituaries

April 22, 1998
(Page 3 of 5)

BOONSBORO - Isabel Ford Moser, 79, of 7541 Old National Pike, died Tuesday, April 21, 1998, at Washington County Hospital.

Born April 9, 1919, in Boonsboro, she was the daughter of the late George H. and Blanche L. Itnyre Ford.

Her husband, Herman Kenneth Moser, died in 1980.

She retired from Londontown Corp. in Boonsboro, after 25 years.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Boonsboro.

She also was a member of the South County Democratic Club and AARP.

She is survived by one daughter, Kay C. Moser of Boonsboro; two sons, Bernard L. Moser of Boonsboro and Lynden F. Moser of Hagerstown; one sister, Frances L. Everline of Boonsboro; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Bernice M. Wolfe and Jean G. MacDonald; and three brothers, Marion Ford, Hugh Ford and Lloyd Ford.

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Graveside services will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Boonsboro Cemetery. The Rev. Joseph I. Donovan III will officiate.

There will be no viewing or visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 101 E. Baltimore St., Hagerstown, Md. 21740.

Arrangements are by Bast Funeral Home, Boonsboro.

Maxine E. Rice

ROHRERSVILLE - Maxine Elizabeth Rice, 71, of 4639 Locust Grove Road, died Tuesday, April 21, 1998, at her home.

Born Aug. 24, 1926, in Gapland, Md., she was the daughter of the late Welby and Mary A. Mullendore Holder.

She was employed at Roxbury Correctional Institution in Hagerstown and formerly was employed by Londontown Corp. in Boonsboro for 25 years.

She was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church, Rohrersville, and was a member of the Fidelis Class and a former choir member, Sunday school teacher and pianist.

She is survived by two daughters, Bonnie L. Sprecher and Randy K. Humphries, both of Hagerstown; one son, Ricky L. Rice of Hagerstown; and seven grandchildren.

Services will be Friday at 10 a.m. in the chapel of Bast Funeral Home, 7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro. The Rev. Carolyn Boyce and the Rev. Marvin Kline will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery, Rohrersville.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

The family requests the omission of flowers.

Memorial donations may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 8, Rohrersville, Md. 21779.

Mary E. Helman

CHAMBERSBURG - Mary E. Wildeson Helman, 78, of 7426 Hades Church Road, died Monday, April 20, 1998, at her home.

Born Sept. 16, 1919, in Guilford Township, Pa., she was the daughter of the late W. Paul and Lydia Mae Knepper Wildeson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kermit A. Helman, in 1978.

She was a homemaker. Earlier, she was employed by the former Stanley Co. of Chambersburg.

She was a member of the Hade's Church of the Brethren.

She enjoyed gardening.

She is survived by three daughters, Rachel M. Eckstine of Hagerstown, Naomi M. Helman and Jane R. Helman, both of Chambersburg; two brothers, Kenneth P. Wildeson of Chambersburg and David Luther Wildeson of Louisville, Ky.; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Teressa Kline; and two brothers, Chester Wildeson and Clarence Wildeson.

Services will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Hade's Church of the Brethren, Hades Church Road near Chambersburg. The Rev. Dean Gearhart, the Rev. George Martin and the Rev. Don Clapper will officiate. Burial will be in Browns Mill Cemetery, Kauffman, Pa.

The family will receive friends today from 6 to 9 p.m. at Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, Pa., and at the church one hour prior to the service.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Good Shepherd, 2700 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, Pa. 17201.

Wava J. Coffman

RANSON, W.Va. - Wava Jean Coffman, 66, of Ranson, died Monday, April 20, 1998, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital, Ranson.

Born Aug. 12, 1931, in Linn, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Aubrey E. and Ada Bessie Conner Teter.

She was a graduate of Troy High School, Troy, W.Va.

She was employed at Billie's Restaurant in Ranson for more than 30 years.

She was of the Methodist faith.

She was a member of Moose Chapter 1028, Charles Town.

She was an avid reader, and enjoyed crossword puzzles, crafts and gardening.

She is survived by her husband of 27 years, Carl E. "Gene" Coffman; one sister, Betty Lee Nicoletti of Cincinnati; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Rosalee Davis and Ada Rosemary Stewart.

Services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home in Charles Town. Pastor Richard E. Neal will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant View Memory Gardens, Martinsburg.

Friends will be received at the funeral home today from 7 to 9 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Jefferson County Chapter of American Heart Association, c/o Robert D. Ott, 420 Forrest Ave., Charles Town, W.Va. 25414.

Miguel Gonzalez-Anaya

RANSON, W.Va. - Miguel Gonzalez-Anaya, 21, of Ranson, died Sunday, April 19, 1998, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital, Ranson.

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