September 28, 1999

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Wednesday, September 29, 1999 Edition

Troy M. Cinnamon

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - Troy McKinley Cinnamon, 68, of Hedgesville, and formerly of Kearneysville, W.Va., who died Sunday, Sept. 26, 1999, served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He was a member of Woodmen of the World.

Burial will be in Mahnes Chapel Cemetery in Berkeley Springs, with military graveside honors by Tri-State Honor Guard.

Patricia L. McCann

Patricia Louise McCann, 48, of 1 E. Baltimore St., Hagerstown, died Tuesday, Sept. 28, 1999, at Colton Villa Nursing Center in Hagerstown.


Born March 18, 1951, in Washington D.C., she was the daughter of the late H. Warren and Regina Graham McCann.

She was employed by Montgomery Wards.

She is survived by a son, Joel W. McCann of Hagerstown; and three sisters, Kathy Bachtell of Smithsburg, Linda Mulieri of Hagerstown and Peggy Eyler of Williamsport.

A memorial service will be held Thursday at 10 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown. The Rev. Edward Manalis will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society Washington County Unit, 1037 Haven Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742; or Y-Me of the Cumberland Valley, 622 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Christa G. Riblet

BLUE RIDGE SUMMIT, Pa. - Graveside services for Christa G. Riblet, 65, of 15475 Sabillasville Road, who died Saturday, Sept. 25, 1999, will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va.

Hilda G. Long

Hilda Gilbert Long, 90, of 869 Mulberry Ave., Hagerstown, died Monday, Sept. 27, 1999, at her home.

Born April 17, 1909, in Waynesboro, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Lewis DeLoyd and Elizabeth Amelia Householder Gilbert.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dunn McCarter Long, in 1979.

She was a 1927 graduate of Hagerstown High School. She attended Ward Belmont College in Nashville, Tenn.; and Brenau College in Gainesville, Ga.

She was employed by Quartermaster Corps in Washington, D.C.; Fairchild Industries; Leiter Brothers; and Henneberger's Gifts and Bridal Registry Shop.

She was a member of Zion Evangelical and Reformed Church U.C.C.

She was a member of Alpha Xi Delta Sorority of Brenau College Order of the Red Roses; Washington County Historical Society; Washington County Museum of Fine Arts; and a patron of the Maryland Theatre.

She is survived by a daughter, Victoria Dunhil Long Bringman.

Graveside services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Green Hill Cemetery, 953 S. Potomac St., Waynesboro. Chaplin Donald C. Evason and the Rev. Victor I. Zuck will officiate.

There will be no viewing.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Habitat for Humanity of Washington County, 20 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown, MD 21740; Maryland Chapter Leukemia Society, 8600 LaSalle Road, Towson, MD 21286; or Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, Kanab, UT, 84741-5001.

Arrangements are by Andrew K. Coffman Funeral Home, 40 E. Antietam St., Hagerstown.

Carl E. Rexroth

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - The Rev. Carl E. Rexroth, 63, of 4459 Gary Way, died Monday, Sept. 27, 1999, at his home.

Born March 20, 1936, in McConnellsburg, Pa., he was the son of the late Jacob and Margaret Souders Rexroth.

He worked as a masonry contractor for 16 years; was a teacher for the Franklin County Vocational Technical School; and he had been a minister since 1978.

He is survived by his companion, Shirley Shoop of Chambersburg; two daughters, Deborah Naugle of Frederick, Md., and Cheryl Ann Henicle of Waynesboro, Pa.; five sons, Donald Rexroth and Todd Rexroth of Newburg, Pa., Carl A. Rexroth and Christopher Rexroth, both of Shippensburg, Pa., and Troy Rexroth of Orrstown, Pa.; two sisters, Edith L. Strock and Darlene Rexroth, both of Chambersburg; two brothers, the Rev. Stanley Jacob Rexroth of Shippensburg and Dwight Rexroth of Greencastle, Pa.; and 11 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by an infant sister, Nancy Rexroth.

Service will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, 725 Norland Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. The Rev. Edward E. Stevens will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. The funeral home will be open today from 2 p.m.

Mary E. Anthony

Mary Elizabeth Anthony, 80, of 440 Mitchell Ave., Hagerstown, died Monday, Sept. 27, 1999, at Ravenwood Nursing Home.

Born Dec. 7, 1918, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Charles Jacob and Lillie Mae Cornell Teach.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry A. Anthony, in 1985.

She attended Christ Reformed Church.

She was a member of AARP.

She is survived by two sisters, Dorothy Bernhisel of Hagerstown and Josephine Palmer of Boonsboro; a brother, Harry Teach of Hagerstown; nieces; nephews; and a niece, her guardian, Ruth L. Grove of Hagerstown.

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