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Obituaries

November 17, 1998

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Wednesday, November 18, 1998 Edition

John H. Mauk

John H. Mauk, 65, of 12815 The Terrace, Hagerstown, died Tuesday, Nov. 17, 1998, at his home.

Born June 17, 1933, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Frederick William and Mary Elizabeth Young Mauk.

He was vice president of Insurance Agency Inc. of the Automobile Club of Maryland, retiring in 1998 after 32 years.

He served in the U.S. Air Force, during the Korean War.

He was a member of Washington Square United Methodist Church.

He was a member of Friendship Lodge 84 AF & AM; Palestine Council 16 R & SM; Ithiel Chapter 27 RAM; St. Bernard Commandery 9 Knights Temples, Boumi Temple, Baltimore; Hagerstown Forest 95 Tall Cedar of Lebanon; and Morris Frock Post 42 American Legion.

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He is survived by his wife, Susan V. Mauk; two sons, Gregory A. Mauk of Winchester, Va., and Terry L. Mauk of Pasadena, Md.; two half sisters, Mary P. Schaeffnit of Hagerstown and May G. Anthony of Chambersburg, Pa.; and a granddaughter.

Services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Washington Square United Methodist Church, 538 Washington Ave., Hagerstown. The Rev. Harold P. Atkins will officiate. Burial will be in Manor Church Cemetery, Tilghmanton, Md.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Andrew K. Coffman Funeral Home, 40 E. Antietam St., Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Washington Square United Methodist Church, 538 Washington Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740; or Hospice of Washington County Inc.. 101 E. Baltimore St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Larry L. Picking

ST. THOMAS, Pa. - Larry L. Picking, 49, of 7242 Lincoln Way West, died Monday, Nov. 16, 1998, at Harrisburg (Pa.) General Hospital.

Born Nov. 21, 1948, he was the son of the late George and Mary Geyer Picking.

He was a 1966 honors graduate of Greencastle High School.

He retired as a motor vehicle operator from Letterkenny Army Depot in 1996.

He was a Vietnam War veteran.

He was of the Protestant faith.

He was a member of Chambersburg AMVETS; Chambersburg Moose and Chambersburg American Legion.

He is survived by his wife, Marie Goodyear-Picking; a son, Christopher Picking of Virginia Beach, Va.; four stepdaughters, Christina Goodyear, Lisa Goodyear and Amy Brechbill, all of Chambersburg, Pa., and Denise Mullen of Newville, Pa.; four sisters, Donna Beltz of Maytown, Pa., Judy Helman of Waynesboro, Pa., Brenda Wallech and Kim Gordon, both of Greencastle; and four brothers, Ken Picking and Roger Picking, both of Chambersburg, Steve Picking of Mercersburg, Pa., and Mike Picking of Waynesboro.

Service will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, 6492 Lincoln Way West, St. Thomas. The Rev. Neal Hively will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home; and Friday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. The funeral home will be open Thursday from 2 p.m.

Juanita A. Cogle

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Juanita A. Cogle, 76, of Martinsburg, died Monday, Nov. 16, 1998, at City Hospital, Martinsburg.

Born July 27, 1922, in Martinsburg, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Hester Cave Mancus.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence "Weeb" Cogle.

She was a member of Second Baptist Church.

She was a member of Women of the Moose.

She is survived by a daughter, Phyllis M. Reid of Martinsburg; a son, Douglas A. Cogle at home; a brother, Vincent Mancus of Redondo Beach, Calif.; and a granddaughter.

Services will be Friday at 10 a.m. at Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St., Martinsburg. The Rev. R. Shawn Edwards will officiate. Burial will be in Rosedale Cemetery.

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

Edward E. Lawson

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Edward E. Lawson, 61, of Martinsburg, died Monday, Nov. 16, 1998, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Martinsburg.

Born Aug. 25, 1937, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late Arthur Harrison and Ruth Elizabeth Altman Lawson.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran.

He was a retired supervisor at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Ann Pilgrim Lawson; a daughter, Heather Lawson, at home; three sons, Carl Lawson of Utica, N.Y., Shawn Lawson of Hagerstown and Rick Lawson; a brother, Clarence Lawson; and a grandson.

Services will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St., Martinsburg. The Rev. Harry L. Burchell Jr. will officiate. Burial will be in Culpeper National Cemetery.

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

Dorothy B. Bennett

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Dorothy B. Bennett, 80, of Martinsburg, died Monday, Nov. 16, 1998, at Heartland of Martinsburg.

Born Jan. 25, 1918, in Jefferson County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Archie and Rosetta Mae Shirley Billmyer.

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