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August 20, 1999

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William R. Dampier

DUNNELLON, Fla. - William Russell Dampier, 87, of Dunnellon, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 1999, at Harborside Health Care in Ocala, Fla.

Born Oct. 13, 1911, in Adel, Ga., he was the son of the late William G. and Ella Ryals Dampier.

His wife, Leah Eakle Dampier, preceded him in death.

He is survived by three daughters, Anita White of Hagerstown, Linda Clark of Tallahassee, Fla., and Jean Cummings of Oklawaha, Fla.; two granddaughters; and two great-grandsons.

Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are by Roberts Funeral Home in Ocala.

Christian Myers

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SOUTH MOUNTAIN, Pa. - Christian Myers, 84, of South Mountain Restoration Center, 10058 South Mountain Road, died Wednesday, Aug. 18, 1999, at the center.

Born May 14, 1915, in Chambersburg, Pa., he was the son of the late Rev. Ernest H. and Mary E. Meyers Myers.

He formerly attended Old Order River Brethren.

He is survived by three sisters, Mary Bricker and Verda Bricker, both of Chambersburg, and Elva Burkholder of Pleasant Hall, Pa.

He was preceded in death by three sisters and a brother.

Services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Strasburg Mennonite Church. Bishops Howard Meyers and Raymond Bricker will officiate. Burial will be in Brechbill Cemetery.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service on Saturday.

The family requests the omission of flowers.

Arrangements are by Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, St. Thomas, Pa.

Tara M. Spanos

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. - Tara Monique Spanos, 14, of Route 3, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 1999, at City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born Sept. 20, 1984, in Winchester, Va., she was the daughter of Mona Kay VanCamp Spanos of Harpers Ferry, and George Steve Spanos of Martinsburg.

She was a ninth-grade student at Harpers Ferry Junior High School.

She was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church in Bakerton, W.Va.

She also was a member of Harpers Ferry Junior High School Band, and The Drug Free Club.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by four brothers, Christopher Steve Spanos, Jack Andrew Spanos, Michael George Spanos and Nicholas Lelan Spanos, all of Harpers Ferry; paternal grandmother, Naomi Royston of Winchester, Va.; maternal grandparents, Harlan and Gretchen VanCamp of Harpers Ferry, and Raymond and Desdemone Staubs of Harpers Ferry; and maternal great-grandmother, Lelah VanCamp of Grantsville, W.Va.

Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Eackles-Spencer Funeral Home, 970 Washington St., Harpers Ferry. The Revs. Noni Sigler and Joe Conte will officiate. Burial will be in Rosedale Cemetery, Martinsburg.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home, which will be open from 9 a.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 236, Bakerton, WV 25410; or to Gideons International, P.O. Box 340, Bakerton, WV 25410.

Marguerite A. Tolland

MYERSVILLE, Md. - Marguerite Anne Tolland, 73, of Myersville, died Wednesday, Aug. 18, 1999, at St. Agnes Hospital in Baltimore.

Born Dec. 13, 1925, in Dover, N.H., she was the daughter of the late James and Anastasia Holden Cavanaugh.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Tolland, in 1994.

She retired as head nurse from Frederick Memorial Hospital Emergency Room.

She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Community in Middletown and Catholic Daughters. She participated in Catholic charities.

She is survived by six sons, Mark Tolland of Mount Airy, N.C., James Tolland of Frederick, Md., Sean Tolland, Kevin Tolland and Dennis Tolland, all of Myersville, and Brian Tolland of Cleveland; a sister, Louise Cavanaugh of Frederick; and 13 grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Anastasia Earabino.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday at 1 p.m. at Holy Family Catholic Community, Middletown. The Rev. John Moore will be celebrant. Burial will be in St. John's Catholic Cemetery in Frederick.

A Wake of Christian Burial will begin Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Ricketts Funeral Home, 504 Main St., Myersville.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home, which will be open from 9 a.m. A Wake of Christian Burial will begin at 7:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1011 E. Patrick St., Frederick, MD 21701; or The Holy Family Catholic Community, 7321 Burkittsville Road, Middletown, MD 21769.

Sheridan Wolfe

Sheridan Wolfe, 51, of 116 Bryan Place, Hagerstown, died Thursday, Aug. 19, 1999, at Washington County Hospital.

Born March 17, 1948, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Mary L. Meador Wolfe and the late George Albert Wolfe.

He was employed with Crossroads.

He was a member of Christ's Reformed Church.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by a sister, Martha Voight of Appleton, Wis.; and two nieces.

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