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September 19, 1999

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Sunday, September 19, 1999 Edition

Germano P. Tumolo

INWOOD, W.Va. - Germano P. "Jerry" Tumolo, 84, of Inwood, died Thursday, Sept. 16, 1999, at Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born Feb. 17, 1915, in Long Valley, N.J., he was the son of the late Joseph and Florence Pellegrini Tumolo.

He was a retired mechanical contractor.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in World War II in the Philippines.

He was a member of St. Leo Catholic Church, Inwood.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy Paolicelli Tumolo; one daughter, Joanne Bario of Bakerton, W.Va.; one son, Arthur Louis Tumolo, of Falls Church, Va.; two sisters, Josephine Furey of Toms River, N.J., and Adaline Tumolo of Plainfield. N.J.; four brothers, Louis Tumolo of Lavalette, N.J., Anthony Tumolo of Plainfield, James Tumolo of Warren, N.J., and Alfred Tumolo of Flemington, N.J.; and four grandchildren.


A memorial service will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. Leo Catholic Church. The Rev. Brian Shoda will officiate. Burial will be in Arlington National Cemetery.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. Leo Catholic Church, P.O. Box 93, Inwood, WV 25428.

Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg.

Luke T. Moore

GERRARDSTOWN, W.Va. - Luke T. Moore, 39, of Gerrardstown, died Saturday, Sept. 18, 1999, at his home.

Born June 26, 1960, in Martinsburg, W.Va., he was the son of Dorothy Unger Sims of Bunker Hill, W.Va., and the late David Moore.

He was a member of Calvary Chapel.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Shirley Smith Moore; one daughter, Patricia Harder of Gerrardstown; three sons, Luke David Moore of Bunker Hill, James Edgar Moore at home and Darrell Travis Wasson of Hedgesville, W.Va.; one sister, Heidi Anderson of Stephens City, Va.; one brother, Erin Drury of Bunker Hill, one grandson, Brandon Allan Harder; paternal grandmother, Ellen Moore of Bunker Hill; maternal grandparents, Harlan and Dorothy Unger of Charles Town, W.Va.; and a number of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 3 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg. The Rev. Marcus Caton will officiate.

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

Garland E. Abbott

Garland Edward Abbott, 77, of Hagerstown, died Friday, Sept. 17, 1999, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Jan. 14, 1922, in Trego, Md., he was the son of the late George W. and Clara Butts Abbott.

He was retired from Fairchild Aircraft after 46 years of service.

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II in Italy with the 10th Mountain Division as a staff sergeant.

He was a member of Maranatha Brethren Church and the Berean Sunday School Class and a former member of the choir.

He was a member of Morris Frock American Legion Post 42 and Friendship Lodge 84 of the Grand Lodge, A.F. & A.M. of Maryland.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Betty Elaine Mullenix Abbott; two daughters, Judy E. Peiffer of Smithsburg and Patti E. Lewis of Ellicott City, Md.; four sisters, Martha Jones and Marjorie Griffith, both of Boonsboro, and Patsy Reeder and Faye Breeden, both of Hagerstown; one brother, Eddie Abbott of Hagerstown; three granddaughters; and one grandson.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Jay Fretz will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery. Military graveside services will be conducted by Morris Frock American Legion Post 42.

The family will receive friends tonight from 7 to 9 at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Maranatha Brethren Church, 19835 Scott Hill Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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