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Obituaries

July 24, 1998

Virgie E. Summers

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Virgie E. Hardsock Summers, 76, of 3347 Anthony Highway, died of heart failure Wednesday, July 22, 1998, at her home.

Born April 1, 1922, in Pond Bank, Pa., she was the daughter of the late William McKinley and Pearl Rock Hardsock.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Edward "Bill" Summers, on Jan. 4, 1998. They were married Feb. 28, 1942.

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Early in her life, she was employed at South Mountain Restoration Center, South Mountain, Pa. She also did seasonal work in local orchards.

She was a member of National AARP.

She is survived by two sisters, Violet Mae Polider of Waynesboro, Pa., and Shelvey J. Martin of Chambersburg; two brothers, Millard W. Hardsock of Chambersburg and Leo R. Hardsock of Westminster, Md.; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Margaret Sprow in 1995 and Edna Book in 1991; and two brothers, Howard Hardsock in 1992 and William Hardsock in 1996.

Services will be Saturday at 1:30 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro. The Revs. George S. Mouer Sr. and Menno Sollenberger will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery, Quincy, Pa.

The family will receive friends Saturday one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Pond Bank Independent Church, 6704 White Rock Road, Chambersburg, Pa. 17201; or Pond Bank Mennonite Church, 6555 Duffield Road, Chambersburg, Pa. 17201.

Olivia L. Bowling

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Olivia L. Bowling, 2, of 6682 Slabtown Road, died Wednesday, July 22, 1998, at Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pa.

Born Feb. 24, 1996, in Chambersburg, Pa., she was the daughter of John P. and Sandra L. Scruggs Bowling.

She loved camping, walking, hiking and picnicking.

She was a member of St. Andrew Roman Catholic Church, Waynesboro.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by two brothers, J. Andrew Bowling and Benjamin P. Bowling, both at home; maternal grandparents, Jerry R. and Mary Esta Shockey Scruggs of Blue Ridge Summit, Pa.; paternal grandfather, Joseph E. Bowling Jr. of Waynesboro; and aunts, uncles and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her paternal grandmother, Beryl J. Tresselt Bowling.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church, 12 N. Broad St., Waynesboro. The Rev. Thomas J. Hemler will be celebrant. Burial will be in St. Andrew Cemetery, Waynesboro.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro. A wake service will be held there at 8:30 p.m.

Annie E. Sucik

BALTIMORE - Annie Evelyn Sucik, 90, of 1600 Dundalk Ave., a resident of Future Care at Canton Harbor Nursing Home, died there Thursday, July 23, 1998.

Born March 4, 1908, in Summersville, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late William Franklin and Nancy Jane Bailes Miller.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Martin Sucik, in 1984. They were married July 25, 1944.

She did domestic work at Hotel Greencastle and at Oaks Motel, both in Greencastle, Pa.

She attended Antrim Assembly of God Church of Greencastle.

She is survived by a daughter, Wilsie Ann Belk of Cross Hill, S.C.; three sons, Charles Stull of Baltimore, John Sucik and Fred Sucik, both of Greencastle; three sisters, Ellen Lawson of Oak Hill, W.Va., Virginia Underwood of Fayetteville, W.Va., and Marie Elmore of Clearwater, Fla.; a brother, Lyle Miller of Fayetteville; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Albert Sucik, in 1973; and six brothers and sisters.

Services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Miller-Grove Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington St., Greencastle. The Rev. Rodger D. Berkey will officiate. Burial will be in Brown's Mill Cemetery, Antrim Township, Pa.

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

Ernest W. Hendricks Jr.

LEETOWN, W.Va. - Ernest "Ernie" William Hendricks Jr., 75, of Leetown, died Wednesday, July 22, 1998, at Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

Born Feb. 18, 1923, on Spring Hill Farm in Shenandoah Junction, W.Va., he was the son of the late Ernest W. Hendricks Sr. and Martha Rosalind Mohler Hendricks.

He was a 1941 graduate of Shepherdstown High School and attended Roanoke College, Roanoke, Va.

He retired as a computer technician after 30 years of service in the Automatic Data Processing Division at Fort Ritchie. While there, he received the outstanding performance award.

He had served in the U.S. Army during World War II, where he received the Purple Heart, three Bronze Stars, American Theatre Ribbon and Good Conduct Medal.

He was a Baptist.

He was a member of Henry Kyd Douglas Camp Sons of Confederate Veterans. He was an avid supporter of Shepherd College basketball team.

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