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Obituaries

September 22, 1998

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Tuesday, September 22, 1998 Edition

Kathleen L. Beam

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Kathleen L. "Kathy" Beam, 51, of 353 W. Second St., died Monday, Sept. 21, 1998, at her home.

Born Oct. 18, 1946, in Harrisburg, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Louise Woodward Womer.

She was a 1964 graduate of William Penn High School, Harrisburg; and a graduate of Harrisburg Hospital School of Nursing as a registered nurse.

She was employed as a nurse by Brook Lane Health Services, Hagerstown, for 15 years. She then taught health occupation at Scotland School for Veterans Children in Scotland, Pa.

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She was a member of National AARP.

She is survived by her husband, Kenneth L. Beam, whom she married on Aug. 29, 1970; one brother, Phillip Womer of Harrisburg; one aunt and one uncle.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, David Womer and Douglas Womer.

Memorial services will be Thursday at 3 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro.

There will be no viewing. The family will receive friends at the funeral home 30 minutes prior to the service Thursday.

Memorial donations may be made to the March of Dimes, P.O. Box 1571, Suite 100, Boston, Mass. 02104-1571.

Wayne S. Smith

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. - Wayne Stanley Smith, 64, of Riverview Park, died Tuesday, Sept. 15, 1998, at Mad River, Calif.

Born Jan. 7, 1934, in Hollywood, Calif., he was the son of Audrey K. King Laag of Oregon and the late Winston Smith.

He was a graduate of Weaverville (Calif.) High School.

He retired in 1985 after 22 years with the Washington, D.C. police department.

A veteran of the Korean War, he served in the U.S. Army Signal Corps.

He was of the Methodist faith.

He was a member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 948, Charles Town, W.Va.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 22 years, Carolyn J. Daughenbaugh Smith; four daughters, Kim Tucci of Olney, Md., Terri Harris of Houston, Debra Vyka of Yuba City, Calif., and Melody Anderson of Colorado; two stepdaughters, Debbie Hayes of Annapolis and Linda Walker of Ownings, Md.; one stepson, James Klopfer of Sarasota, Fla.; one sister, Janice Dillon of Oregon; twin brother, Winston Smith of Mad River; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town. The Rev. James Chambly will officiate. Burial will be private.

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

Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, Texas 75231.

Robert W. Douglas

SCOTLAND, Pa. - Robert W. Douglas, 92, of 3990 Lincoln St., died Saturday, Sept. 19, 1998, at his home.

Born June 18, 1906, in Upper Strasburg, Pa., he was the son of the late James M. and Ida E. Gipe Douglas.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Esther Miller Douglas, in 1982.

He was a laborer with Associated Wholesalers in Chambersburg, Pa. He also was employed by the former Burgner Fruit Orchard in Scotland.

He is survived by one sister, Eva Smith of Chambersburg; one brother, Irvin E. Douglas of Scotland; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one sister and two brothers.

Services will be Friday at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg. The Rev. Charles L. Kind will officiate. Burial will be in Norland Cemetery, Chambersburg.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m.

Lisa I.W. Jones

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Lisa I.W. Jones, 72, of 5947 Fort McCord Road, died Saturday, Sept. 19, 1998, at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh.

Born Oct. 21, 1925, in Hamburg, Germany, she was the daughter of the late Hermann and Hella Schult.

She graduated from high school in Hamburg and from Fashion Design School in Munich, Germany.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Presbyterian Church of the Falling Spring, Chambersburg.

She is survived by her husband, James R. Jones; two daughters, Winifred H. Jones-Wenger of Phillipsburg, Pa., and Nina R. Harbaugh of Martinsburg, W.Va.; two sons, J. Conrad Jones of Advance, N.C., and Craig W. Jones of Tucson, Ariz.; one brother, Joachim C.E. Schult of Wilmington, Del.; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by one grandson.

Services will be Thursday at 11:30 a.m. at Presbyterian Church of the Falling Spring, 221 N. Main St., Chambersburg. The Rev. William H. Harter will officiate. Burial will be in Brechbill Cemetery, Chambersburg.

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

Memorial donations may be made to Coyle Free Library, 102 N. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. 17201.

Arrangements are by Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg.

Avis M. Jones

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