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Obituaries

July 30, 1998

Evelyn N. Heefner

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Evelyn N. Hess Heefner, 89, of 142 Madison Ave., died Thursday, July 30, 1998, at Waynesboro Hospital.

Born July 26, 1909, in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Fred H. and Hallie Goetz Hess.

She was preceded in death by her husband, J. Wilson Heefner, in 1985. They were married in June 1930.

She was a 1927 graduate of Waynesboro High School; and a 1929 graduate of Shippensburg State University.

She was employed by Waynesboro School District for 22 years, teaching elementary children, mostly first- graders. She retired in 1973.

She was a member of First Christian Church, Hagerstown, and taught Sunday School classes, sang in the church choir and was an elder of the church.

While living in Stockton, Calif., she attended Quail Lakes Baptist Church.

She was a member of Pennsylvania Association of Retired Teachers; Franklin County Retired Teachers Association; Mount Vernon Chapter Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 398, Waynesboro; Waynesboro Hospital Auxiliary; National AARP; and a charter member of South Chapter 2977 AARP, Waynesboro, which she and her husband organized in 1977.

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She is survived by four children, Dr. Wilson A. Heefner of Stockton, Colin F. Heefner, Jay R. Heefner and Madolin L. Harbaugh, all of Waynesboro; three sisters, Glovelia Williams and Shirley Hovis, both of Waynesboro, and Rodetta Nulle of Burlingame, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by four brothers, James H. Hess, Leroy F. Hess, Fred H. Hess and Preston L. Hess.

Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro. The Rev. Fred M. Harris will officiate. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro.

The family will receive friends Monday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Antietam Humane Society, 8513 Lyons Road, Waynesboro, Pa. 17268; or First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac St., Hagerstown, Md. 21740.

Kenneth L. Cline Sr.

Kenneth Leo Cline Sr., 70, of Hagerstown, died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C.

Born June 23, 1928, in Mapleville, Md., he was the son of the late George Jacob and Rosa Mae McKee Cline.

He retired from Mack Truck in 1988 after 25 years of service.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

He was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church.

He was a member of AARP and UAW.

He is survived by his wife, Lucy Lee Weaver Cline of Hagerstown; a daughter, Anita Ann Hung of Martinsburg, W.Va.; two sons, Kenneth L. Cline II of Greenville, N.C., and Theodore Lee Cline Sr. of Willow Grove, Pa.; a sister, Elizabeth Rife of Chambersburg, Pa.; a brother, George Jacob Cline Jr. of Williamsport; and nine grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Ann Cline; a brother, Raymond Cline; and a stepbrother, Howard Strife.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday at 10 a.m. at St. Ann Catholic Church, 1525 Oak Hill Ave., Hagerstown. The Rev. Edward Manalis will be celebrant. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Ann Catholic Church, 1525 Oak Hill Ave., Hagerstown, Md. 21742.

Joseph F. Rouse

WILLIAMSPORT - Joseph F. Rouse, 77, of Milestone Garden, died Thursday, July 30, 1998, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Feb. 2, 1921, in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Martin Francis and Kathryn Elizabeth Burkhart Rouse.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia L. Slick Rouse, in 1996.

A veteran of World War II, he served in the U.S. Army.

He was employed by C&P Telephone Co. for 35 years.

He was a member of Telephone Pioneers of America and American Legion Post 202, Williamsport.

He is survived by a daughter, Karen Hull of Falling Waters, W.Va.; a son, Gregory A. Rouse of Williamsport; two sisters, Shirley A. Stahle of Fayetteville, N.C., and Linda L. Sutton of Felton, Calif.; a brother, Francis Rouse of Davidsonville, Md.; and four grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. James Brethren Church, 17718 Lappans Road, St. James. The Rev. Brian Moore will officiate.

Memorial donations may be made to St. James Brethren Church, 17718 Lappans Road, St. James, Md. 21781.

Arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg.

Peggy S. Ford

FREDERICK, Md. - Peggy Sue Webber Ford, 39, of 1080 Carlton Place, died Wednesday, July 29, 1998, at Frederick Memorial Hospital.

Born Jan. 14, 1959, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Dennis and Thelma Hoffman Webber.

She is survived by three sisters, Kathy M. Ecker of Poolesville, Md., Sue A. Webber of Hagerstown and Wanda L. Bowen of Texas; a brother, Frederick D. Webber of Pennsylvania; nieces and nephews.

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