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January 26, 2000

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Mary M. Baker

QUINCY, Pa. - Mary M. Bakner Baker, 90, of Quincy United Methodist Home, and formerly of 8657 Mormon Church Road, Waynesboro, Pa., died Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2000, at the home.

Born Dec. 28, 1909, in Fairview, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Flora Birley Bakner.

Her husband, Clark A Baker Sr., died Nov. 2, 1974. They were married on March 10, 1928.

She had been employed as a machine operator at Waynesboro Knitting Mill; and later did seasonal work at Mont Alto Nursery in Mont Alto, Pa., and Miller Fruit Packing in Waynesboro.

She is survived by one daughter, Judith K. Helmuth of Waynesboro; two sons, Lennis Clark Baker of Waynesboro and Ralph E. Baker of State Line, Pa.; one sister, Geneva Stull of Waynesboro; one brother, Gerald Bakner of Falling Springs Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Chambersburg, Pa.; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and nieces and nephews.

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She was preceded in death by a son, Lawrence R. Baker, in 1990; four sisters, Nellie Moats, Violet Masters, Bessie DeHart and Lucy Cole; and four brothers, Clarence Bakner, Harry Bakner, Bruce Bakner and Carl Bakner.

Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro. The Rev. Donald L. Bender will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery near Quincy.

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

Memorial donations may be made to Benevolent Care Fund of Quincy United Methodist Home, P.O. Box 128, Quincy, PA 17247.

Fred L. Ebberts

FUNKSTOWN - Fred Leroy Ebberts, 83, formerly of East Baltimore Street, died Friday, Jan. 21, 2000, at Avalon Manor Health Care Center in Hagerstown.

Born Sept. 25, 1916, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Robert and Ada Hess Ebberts.

He was employed by Pangborn Corp. in Hagerstown.

A veteran of World War II, he served in the U.S. Army in Europe.

He was a member of Seventh-day Adventist Church in Hagerstown.

He was a member of Redmen's Lodge.

He is survived by his wife, Louise E. Kesselring Ebberts; two sons, Fred Tom Ebberts of Hagerstown and James L. Ebberts of Greencastle, Pa.; and a sister, Kathryn Smith of Hagerstown.

Graveside services were held at Rest Haven Cemetery in Hagerstown.

Arrangements were by Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg.

Charles E. Hiser Sr.

Charles Edward Hiser Sr., 57, of 39 Elizabeth St., Hagerstown, died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2000, at his home.

Born Oct. 1, 1942, in Washington County, he was the son of the late Frank William Hiser Sr. and Mary Jane King Hiser.

He owned Hiser Concrete.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Jean Mazingo Hiser; three daughters, Denise Marie Hiser, Tania Lynn Leather and Cherry Lynn Hiser, all of Hagerstown; one son, Charles Edward Hiser Jr. of Hagerstown; one sister, Doria Lorraine Jones of Hagerstown; two brothers, Frank William Hiser Jr. and Fred Albert Hiser, both of Hagerstown; six grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Services will be Friday at 2:30 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Robert V. Robinson will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.

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

Mary E. Beard

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Mary E. Beard, 75, of 1031 S. Coldbrook Ave., died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2000, at her home.

Born Sept. 10, 1924, in Chambersburg, she was the daughter of the late B. Frank and Estella Owens Patterson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John M. Beard, in 1982.

She was a 1942 graduate of Chambersburg High School.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Christian Life Assembly of God Church in Chambersburg.

She is survived by a sister, Kathryn Hickman of Milford, Del.; two brothers, Samuel H. Patterson and David H. Patterson, both of Chambersburg; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a sister; and two brothers.

Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg. The Rev. Howard L. Beaver will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens in Chambersburg.

There will be no viewing; however, the family will receive friends Saturday from 1:30 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.

Arvella V. Butcher

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Arvella Virginia Butcher, 74, of Martinsburg, died Monday, Jan. 24, 2000, at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C.

Born Feb. 8, 1925, in Jefferson County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Nathan Y. and Elma Kerns Shirley.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George P. Butcher Sr.

She retired from Corning Glass. She was formerly employed by Interwoven Mills.

She was a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church, and Golden Rule Sunday School Class 21.

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