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Obituaries

September 09, 1998

Jack E. Kirkpatrick Sr.

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Jack E. Kirkpatrick Sr., 73, of Mount Vernon Terrace, died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 1998, at Waynesboro Hospital, Waynesboro.

Born Oct. 14, 1924, in Waynesboro, he was the son of the late Ross and Helen Weagley Kirkpatrick.

A U.S. Army veteran, he served during World War II.

He was employed with Landis Machine Co., Waynesboro, for 47 years. He retired in 1990.

He was a member of Evangelical Lutheran Church.

He was a member of American Legion Post 15; Eagles Club; Owls Club; Order of Owls Nest 1073; Elks Lodge 731; Mixed Bowling League; Men's Bowling League, ATH&L Fire Co., Waynesboro; Cumberland Valley Volunteer Fire Association; and National AARP.

He served as Exalted Ruler from 1960 to 1961.

He is survived by his wife, A. Marie Whitlock Kirkpatrick; two sons, Jack E. Kirkpatrick Jr. and J. Edward Kirkpatrick, both of Waynesboro; four brothers, Lawrence D. Kirkpatrick of Rouzerville, Pa., Thomas P. Kirkpatrick of Santa Rosa, Calif., Elmer B. Kirkpatrick of Taneytown, Md., and Dennis R. Kirkpatrick of Lodi, Calif.; five grandsons; and a great-granddaughter.

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He was preceded in death by a brother, Fred D. Kirkpatrick.

Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Evangelical Lutheran Church, 43 S. Church St., Waynesboro. The Rev. Richard A. Seaks will officiate. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro.

There will be no viewing. The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 8 p.m. at Davis Funeral Home, 12525 Bradbury Ave., Smithsburg.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 452 E. King St., Chambersburg, Pa. 17201; or Summit Health, c/o Waynesboro Hospital, 501 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. 17268.

Theodore Wiseman Jr.

ROUZERVILLE, Pa. - Theodore "Vance" Wiseman Jr., 55, of 11871 Old Route 16, died Tuesday, Sept. 8, 1998, at Chambersburg Hospital, Chambersburg, Pa.

Born Dec. 4, 1942, he was the son of the late Theodore "Vance" and Renda G. Radabaugh Wiseman Sr.

He was a 1962 graduate of Shippensburg Area Senior High School.

He served with the U.S. Air Force from December 1963 to December 1964. He was stationed in Little Rock, Ark.

He was employed as a machinist at Mack Trucks in Hagerstown for 30 years, retiring in 1995. He was a union steward at Mack Trucks.

He was of the Protestant faith.

He was a member of UAW Local 171.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Ann Tressler Wiseman, whom he married Jan. 1, 1965; two sons, Theodore V. Wiseman III and Calvin J. Wiseman, both of Omaha, Neb.; two brothers, Henry G. Wiseman of Shippensburg, Pa. and Jerome E. Wiseman of Baltimore; and nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Jelena Lynn Wiseman, in 1965; and two sisters, Iva Jane Barnhart and Shirley Ann Primmn.

Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro, Pa. The Rev. Roger D. Cales will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.

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

William E. Bowling

FORT LOUDON, Pa. - William E. Bowling, 78, of 10808 Lincoln Way West, died Tuesday, Sept. 8, 1998, at Chambersburg Hospital, Chambersburg, Pa.

Born March 25, 1920, in Clay Hill, Pa., he was the son of the late Charles A. and Nora C. Lizor Bowling.

He U.S. Army Air Corps veteran, he served in World War II.

He worked at Fairchild Industries of Hagerstown. He later worked at Letterkenny Army Depot. He then worked as a truck driver and was employed by Valley Quarries, Brake Construction and Boutel Nu-Car Transport of Baltimore. He drove a fuel transport for Agway Energy Products of Chambersburg. He was last employed at Loudon Industries of Mercersburg, Pa.

He was a member of Fort Loudon United Methodist Church.

He was a member of Detrich-Brechbill American Legion Post 612 of St. Thomas, Pa., and Fort Loudon Ruritan Club.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Zeger Bowling, whom he married Dec. 25, 1939; two sons, Edward E. Bowling of Charlotte, N.C., and Gregory L. Bowling of Orrtanna, Pa.; two brothers, Charles Bowling and Robert Bowling, both of Chambersburg; and three grandsons.

He was preceded in death by a brother and a grandson.

A memorial service will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Fort Loudon United Methodist Church. The Rev. John F. Rauhut and the Rev. James W. Herman will officiate. Burial will be in Stenger Hill Cemetery, Fort Loudon, with military graveside services conducted by Detrich-Brechbill American Legion Post 612 Honor Guard.

There will be no viewing; however, the family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, 47 N. Park Ave., Mercersburg.

Memorial donations may be made to Fort Loudon United Methodist Church, 1639 Appleway Road, St. Thomas, Pa. 17252.

Elmer L. Myers

Elmer Leroy Myers, major, U.S. Army, retired, 79, of 434 Stratford Ave., Hagerstown, died Tuesday, Sept. 8, 1998, at his home.

Born Feb. 19, 1919, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Leroy and Maggie Mae Weyant Myers.

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