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January 21, 1999

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Thursday, January 21, 1999 Edition

Max W. Doyle

McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - Max Walter Doyle, 52, of 650 Lincoln Way East, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 1999, at his home.

Born Oct. 2, 1946, in Columbia, S.C., he was the son of Jacquelyn Metcalf Doyle of McConnellsburg and the late Norman E. Doyle Jr.

He worked at Letterkenny Army Depot, retiring in 1993 as supervisor of fire control.

He was a member of North American Fishing Club; Sons of the American Legion in Fort Loudon; AMVETS Post 224; Chambersburg Club; Moose Lodge 842; Moose Legion 41; American Legion Post 606; Marine Corps League; and Chambersburg Dart League.


In addition to his mother, he is survived by two sons, Max W. Doyle Jr. of Chambersburg and Thomas Christopher Doyle of Williamson, Pa.; four sisters, Trudy Kendall and Tracy Culler, both of McConnellsburg, Helen Yvonne Meyers and Pamela Toth, both of Greencastle, Pa.; four brothers, Edward Doyle, Jeff Doyle and Andy Doyle, all of McConnellsburg, and Benjamin Doyle of Charlottsville, Va.; and a grandchild.

Funeral services will be held at the convenience of the family.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 5 to 9 p.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, 322 N. Second St., McConnellsburg.

Lawrence R. Shindledecker

BLUE RIDGE SUMMIT, Pa. - Lawrence R. "Pinky Lee" Shindledecker, who died Nov. 19, 1998, is survived by his companion, Rosetta M. Lawyer of New Oxford, Pa.


Esther W. Rannells

FALLING WATERS, W.Va. - Esther Williams "Peggy" Rannells, 84, of Falling Waters, died Thursday, Jan. 21, 1999, at City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born July 16, 1914, in Marlowe, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late William Porterfield and Anna May Jacques Jack.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James O. Rannells, in 1979.

She was employed by Interwoven Mills in Martinsburg, until her retirement. She previously worked for Fairchild Aircraft.

She was a member of Harmony United Methodist Church, Marlowe.

She is survived by nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Beulah Price and Ruth Sanders.

Graveside services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Harmony Cemetery, Falling Waters. The Rev. Ray Roberson will officiate.

There will be no viewing.

Arrangements are by Osborne Funeral Home, Williamsport.

Ned R. Fogelsonger

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. - Ned R. Fogelsonger, 51, of 602 Baltimore Road, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 1999, at Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pa.

Born Jan. 24, 1947, in Chambersburg, Pa., he was the son of Barbara E. Stermer Fogelsonger Mummert of Hanover, Pa., and the late Ned M. Fogelsonger.

He was a 1964 graduate of Shippensburg Area Senior High School; and a 1971 graduate of Shippensburg University.

He was president of Fogelsonger Agency Inc., with offices in Shippensburg and Greencastle, Pa.

He was a member of St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Shippensburg.

He was a member of the board of directors of Orrstown Bank, where he was chairman of the Trust and Financial Services Committee. He was on the board of directors of Orrstown Financial, Inc. and Shippensburg University Foundation; a past president of Shippensburg United Way; past president and board member of Shippensburg Area Chamber of Commerce; a member of Shippensburg Fish and Game Association; Cumberland Valley Lodge 315 Free and Accepted Masons; Valley Forest 145 Tall Cedars of Lebanon; Harrisburg Consistory; Zembo Temple, where he was a member of the Clown Unit; The Wednesday Club; Chambersburg County Club; Hub City Club.

He was a social member of Durff-Kuhn VFW Post 6168; Oscar M. Hykes American Legion Post 223; National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship; Candlelights Children Cancer Foundation; and Clowns of American International.

He was a former member of Shippensburg Lions Club and Shippensburg Rotary Club.

He was a member of Professional Insurance Agents of Pennsylvania; a member and former board member of National Life Underwriters Association and the recipient of the National Quality Award for 1975-1976; past chairman of Aetna Agents Advisory Board; and was a certified life underwriter.

He had been an American Cancer Society Cansurmount Counselor since 1987.

He was a past recipient of The Outstanding Young Man of the Year Award given by the Shippensburg Jaycees.

He had been the mascot of the Shippensburg Corn Festival, "Corny the Clown."

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Judy K. Young Fogelsonger; a daughter, Lisa Baer, of Shippensburg; a son, Bryan A. Fogelsonger of Shippensburg; a sister, Patricia Fogelsonger of Clearwater, Fla.; a stepbrother, Steve Mummert of Hanover; a stepsister, Sue Heller of Orefield, Pa.; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his stepfather, Robert Mummert.

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