June 23, 1999

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Thelma F. Wagaman

Thelma Fouke Wagaman, 80, of 18814 Preston Road, Hagerstown, died Monday, June 21, 1999, at Homewood Nursing Home in Williamsport.

Born June 23, 1918, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Maurice and Florence Saylor Miller.

Her first husband, Paul Edward Fouke, died in 1983.

She was a graduate of Hagerstown High School.

She was employed by Eyerly's/Bon Ton, retiring in 1987.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church.

She was a member of Women's Club, Crossroads Garden Club, and American Legion Morris Frock Post 42 Auxiliary.


She is survived by her husband, S. Mitchell Wagaman; one daughter, Pamela Miller of Olney, Md.; one stepdaughter, Penny Reecher of Bristol, Tenn.; two sisters, Kakie Dysert of Hagerstown, and Polly Mason of Marietta, Ga.; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one stepbrother, Orlando Miller.

Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Revs. Robert C. Lehman and Willard F. Rahn will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery.

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

Memorial donations may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church, 15 Randolph Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Martha E. Shaffer

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Martha E. Shaffer, 77, of 13092 Grant Shook Road, died Monday, June 21, 1999, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Jan. 30, 1922, in Dallas Center, Iowa, she was the daughter of the late William E. and Rachel Garwick Ebersole.

She was a 1940 graduate of Lemasters High School.

She was a homemaker and helped her husband with the family business.

She was a member of Waynesboro Dunkard Brethren Church.

She attended Upton (Pa.) Homemakers Club.

She is survived by her husband, Frank D. Shaffer, whom she married Nov. 16, 1942; two daughters, Angeline Mallow of Clearville, Pa., and Linda Stitely of Greencastle; two sons, Frank E. Shaffer of Greencastle and Myron D. Shaffer of New Creek, W.Va.; 10 grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; three great-grandchildren; 10 stepgreat-grandchildren; and one stepgreat-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by an infant daughter; an infant great-grandson; a sister; and three brothers.

Services will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Upton Church of the Brethren. Elder Paul Hartz and the Rev. Dean Shaffer will officiate. Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 to 9 p.m. at Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St., Greencastle, and Thursday at the church at 1 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made in her memory to Waynesboro Dunkard Brethren Church African Fund, c/o Frank E. Shaffer, Treasurer, 13055 Grant Shook Road, Greencastle, PA 17225.

Tristan I. Warren

ZULLINGER, Pa. - Tristan Isaih Warren, infant son of A. Brandon and Heather C. Stevens Warren of Polktown Road, died Friday, June 18, 1999, at Waynesboro Hospital, Waynesboro, Pa.

He was born June 18, 1999, in Waynesboro.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by paternal grandparents, Albert Warren of Waynesboro and Kathy Warren of Fayetteville, Pa.; maternal grandparents, Wilson Stevens II of Greencastle, Pa. and Lisa Mesner of Zullinger; paternal great-grandparents, Paul and Jackie Warren of Blue Ridge Summit, Pa., and Charlotte Noll of Waynesboro; maternal great-grandparents, Wilson and Elvena Stevens of Greencastle and Nancy Smith of Fort Loudon, Pa.

Graveside services were Monday at Fountaindale Union Cemetery, Fairfield, Pa. The Rev. Edward L. Lochstampfor Jr. officiated.

Arrangements are by Lochstampfor Funeral Home, Waynesboro.

Earl E. Shrader Sr.

ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. - Earl E. Shrader Sr., 88, of 1 Masonic Drive, Masonic Homes, and formerly of 5300 Lincoln Way East, Fayetteville, Pa., died Sunday, June 20, 1999, at Hershey (Pa.) Medical Center.

Born June 6, 1911, in Antrim Township, Pa., he was the son of the late Clyde Daniel and Laura E. Naugle Shrader.

He attended Greencastle, Pa., area schools and the University of Pittsburgh.

He worked in farming and construction. He then worked at Blue Ridge Woolen Mill in Chambersburg, Pa.; was a patrolman with Chambersburg Police Department; was administrator of Shirley Home For the Aged in Shirleysburg, Pa., and transferred to Clear Haven Home For the Aged in Clearfield County, Pa. He retired in 1977 as administrator of Franklin County Nursing Home. He then worked at the Butcher Shoppe in Chambersburg for eight years.

He was a member of Greencastle Church of God.

He was a member and past master of Cromwell Masonic Lodge 572 F. & A.M. of Orbisonia, Pa.; a member of Scottish Rite Consistory of Harrisburg, Pa.; Grand Lodge of Masons of Philadelphia; High 12 Club of Masons 629 of Elizabethtown, and Fraternal Order of Police Chapter 76 in Chambersburg.

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