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January 20, 2000

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Theresa H. Grove

Theresa Harper Grove, 67, of 807 Mulberry Ave., Hagerstown, died Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2000, at her home.

Born Oct. 26, 1932, in Point of Rocks, Md., she was the daughter of Mildred Loy Harper of Hagerstown and the late Charles W. Harper.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Oscar Arlington Grove, in 1972.

She was a homemaker.

She attended St. James Brethren Church in St. James.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by two daughters, Laura J. Grove and Christine M. Younger, both of Hagerstown; a son, Charles William Grove of Albion, Maine; three sisters, Janet F. Biller of Sterling, Va., Myra L. Poffenberger of Maugansville and Nita B. Zwoliski of California; three brothers, John W. Harper of Hadley, Mass., Gerald C. Harper of Harpers Ferry, W.Va., and Ray B. Harper of Hagerstown; two grandchildren; a great-grandson; nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by a special friend, Max O. Billmyer, in 1996.

Services will be Monday at 1 p.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave. in Hagerstown. The Rev. Brian Moore will officiate.

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

Memorial donations may be made to St. James Brethren Church, Building Fund, 17718 Lappans Road, St. James, MD 21781; or Hospice of Washington County, 101 E. Baltimore St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Louise C. Garrett

KEARNEYSVILLE, W.Va. - Louise Collins Garrett, 57, of Hidden River, died Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2000, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Ranson, W.Va.

Born Sept. 1, 1942, in Florida, she was the daughter of Almeda Nanmom Collins of Florida, and the late Louis Cannon Collins.

She was a retired accountant and office manager for Stohlman Volkswagon and Subaru Dealership in Tysons Corners, Va.

She was of the Baptist faith. She attended Middleway United Methodist Church in Middleway, W.Va.

She is survived by her companion of 20 years, Robert Classen; two daughters, Angela M. Pereschuk of Keedysville, and Sharri Lynn Walitalo of Rockwall, Texas; two sisters, Ann Nix of Tampa, Fla., and Vernice Watts of Birmingham, Ala.; one brother, Dan J. Collins of Angier, N.C.; one grandson; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Ray Collins and Charles Collins.

A memorial service will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Middleway United Methodist Church. The Rev. Patricia Drake will officiate. Burial will be private.

There will be no visitation.

Arrangements are by Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home in Charles Town, W.Va.

Noah H. Meyers

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Noah H. Meyers, 89, of Penn Hall Nursing Center, and formerly of Browns Mill Road, Greencastle, Pa., died Thursday, Jan. 20, 2000, at the nursing center.

Born March 28, 1910, in St. Thomas, Pa., he was the son of the late Lloyd and Rhoda Hollinger Meyers.

He was an implement dealer in the Greencastle area, retiring in 1971.

He was a member of King Street United Brethren Church of Chambersburg, served on the church board and was a member of Burtons Men's Bible Class.

He was a former member of Kauffman Ruritan Club and Greencastle Rotary Club. He was on the board of directors of First National Bank of Greencastle; and was an associate director of F & M Trust Bank of Chambersburg.

He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Phyllis P. Chamberlin Meyers; five daughters, Nancy M. Pensinger, Mary Lou Goetz and Lois M. Pittman, all of Greencastle, Carol A. Hoffman of Finksburg, Md., and Brenda S. Denisar of Chambersburg; a brother, Nathan L. Meyers of Greencastle; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister and three brothers.

Services will be Sunday at 2 p.m. at Harold M. Zimmerman and Son Funeral Home, 45 S. Carlisle St. in Greencastle. Chaplain Robert Keener will officiate. Burial will be in Browns Mill Cemetery in Kauffman, Pa.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Penn Hall Benevolent Care Fund, 1425 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Earl J. Feiser

Earl Joseph Feiser, 82, of 614 Maryland Ave., Hagerstown, died Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2000, at Washington County Hospital.

Born March 25, 1917, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Ralph Good and Lenora Smith Feiser.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Alberta C. Feiser, in 1985.

He retired from Westinghouse in Baltimore; and previously was employed by Fairchild Aircraft in Hagerstown; Danzer Sheet Metal Works in Hagerstown; and Superior Dairy in Hagerstown.

A veteran of World War II, he served in the U.S. Army. He was awarded the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon, among others.

He was a member of Bethel Assembly of God in Hagerstown.

He was a member of Funkstown Rod and Gun Club; Masonic Temple of Williamsport; and Potomac Fish and Game Club.

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