Obituaries 2/1

January 31, 2000

NOTE: The HERALD-MAIL Online publishes the obituaries that run in The Morning Herald edition. To view previous obituaries, please see our archives section.

Tuesday, February 1, 2000 Edition

Virginia B. Lott

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - Virginia Burns Lott, 88, of Hedgesville, died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2000, at The Heartland of Martinsburg Nursing Home.

Born Jan. 6, 1912, in Charles Town, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Marshall and Lena Porter Burns.

She retired from City Hospital, Martinsburg, as a registered nurse after 15 years.

She attended Independent Bible Church.

She is survived by her husband, Randolph B. Lott; three sons, John Thomas Reynolds of Dale City, Va., Robert G. Reynolds of St. Paul, N.C., and Joe Brown of Cummings, Ga.; five grandchildren; nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert Burns and John Porter Burns Sr.; five sisters, Elizabeth Burns, Agnes Burns, Anna Lee Burns, Martha Mason and Rebecca Vacher; and two grandchildren.

Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Independent Bible Church. The Revs. Mark Johnson and Curt Lowry will officiate. Burial will be in Rosedale Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 3 to 7 p.m. at Rosedale Funeral Chapel.

Pauline P. Kaetzel

WILLIAMSPORT - Pauline Pearl Kaetzel, 85, of 235 E. Potomac St., died Monday, Jan. 31, 2000, at Western Maryland Hospital Center in Hagerstown.

Born Jan. 4, 1915, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Jerry Elias and Sophia Virginia Howelette Young.

Her husband, William Lewis Kaetzel, died in 1967.

She was a 1933 graduate of Williamsport High School.

She retired from Fairchild Aircraft of Hagerstown and Western Maryland Hospital Center. She had been employed by St. James School.

She was a member of Downsville Church of the Brethren and attended Downsville Christian Church.

She is survived by one daughter, Cheryl L. Miller of Williamsport; one son, William B. Kaetzel of Williamsport; one sister, Lucille Hoffman of Martinsburg, W.Va.; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Loretta Kaetzel; and one sister, Lula Cianelli.

Services will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport. The Rev. E. Reese Davis will officiate. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park in Williamsport.

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

Memorial donations may be made to Reach Program Inc., 350 N. Cannon Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740; or Meadow Dialysis Center, 12931 Oak Hill Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Charles E. Sadler

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Charles E. Sadler, 70, of 80 Jeffries Court, died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2000, at Polyclinic Medical Center in Harrisburg, Pa.

Born Sept. 27, 1929, in Jackson, Tenn., he was the son of the late Willie E. and Dorothy Cora Meadows Sadler.

He retired in 1976 from the U.S. Army at Letterkenney Army Depot, with the rank of sergeant major after 28 years of service with the Ordnance, Quartermaster and Signal Corps. His decorations included the Bronze Star; Army Commendation Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster; National Defense Service Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster; Korean Service Medal; Army Occupational Medal (Japan); Vietnam Campaign Medal, and the Republic of Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm.

He was employed by Blaine Hardware in Hagerstown as a sales manager.

He was a member of Charles M. Nitterhouse Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1599 and Burt J. Asper American Legion Post 46, both of Chambersburg. He bowled with the VFW and Nellie Fox bowling leagues.

He is survived by his wife, Sally A. Ness Sadler, whom he married July, 24, 1998; three sons, John Sadler, U.S. Army, of Belgium, David Sadler of Los Angeles, and Christopher Sadler of Sullivan, Wis.; two stepdaughters, Jacqueline Ernst of Long Island, N.Y., and Robin Smith of Mt. Juliet, Tenn.; two sisters, Iris Thompson of Nashville, Tenn., and Dorothy Lindsey of Springfield, Tenn.; a brother, Don Sadler of Los Angeles; his former wife, Reine Valantin Sadler of Chambersburg, Pa.; and five grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Robertson County Funeral Home, 2201 Memorial Blvd., Springfield. Burial will be in Robertson County Memorial Garden, Springfield.

Visitation will be today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg and Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Robertson County Funeral Home, Springfield.

Memorial donations may be made to American Heart Association, Franklin/Fulton Division, 225 E. King St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Elizabeth L. Knight

PORT SAINT LUCIE, Fla. Elizabeth Lee Knight, 70, of 3598 SW Conibear St., and formerly of Sharpsburg, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2000, at her home.

Born Sept. 22, 1929, in Duffields, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Clem Leo and Bessie Griffith Wilson.

She was a homemaker.

She attended Church of God.

The Herald-Mail Articles