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March 06, 2000

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Tuesday, March 7, 2000 Edition

Carolyn H. Willis

GLENWOOD, Md. - Carolyn Casey Henson Willis, 54, of Glenwood, died of cancer Thursday, March 2, 2000.

She was the daughter of the late Preston A. Henson and stepdaughter of J.R. Hessler of Hagerstown.

She is survived by a stepsister, Tammie Spitzer of Clear Spring; and a stepbrother, Kevvin Hessler of Frederick, Md.

Craig A. Staubs

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Craig Allen Staubs, 40, of Willow Springs Farm Apartments, died Saturday, March 4, 2000, at his home.


Born Aug. 31, 1959, in Hanover, Pa., he was the son of Gladys L. Mosley Iden of Charles Town and the stepson of Daniel M. Staubs Sr. of Ranson, W.Va.

He was a graduate of Jefferson High School in Shenandoah Junction, W.Va.

He had been employed in the food service industry.

He was of the Methodist faith.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by one son, Benjamin Craig Staubs of Gerrardstown, W.Va.; one stepbrother, Timothy D. Staubs of Ranson; and aunts and uncles.

He was preceded in death by a stepbrother, Daniel M. Staubs Jr., in 1994.

Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, 310 Fairfax Blvd., Charles Town. The Rev. James Chambly will officiate. Burial will be in Edge Hill Cemetery, Charles Town.

Friends will be received Thursday from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

Howard G. Severs

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Howard Gilbert "Buddy" Severs, 77, of Martinsburg, died Sunday, March 6, 2000, at his home.

Born Dec. 29, 1922, in Bunker Hill, W.Va., he was the son of the late George Ray and Tamsen Mae Henry Severs.

He was a 1941 graduate of Martinsburg High School.

He retired in 1985 from Baso Construction Co. as a construction plumber.

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

He was a member of South End Neighborhood Watch; Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 120, and NRA.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Georgeann Tafarella Severs; two daughters, JoAnn Mumma of Schellsburg, Pa., and Taffy Severs Horner of Martinsburg; a sister, Kathryn Reynolds of Newport Richey, Fla.; two grandchildren; and a stepgrandson.

Memorial services will be held Thursday at 3 p.m. at Rosedale Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Robert S. Hill will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the South End Neighborhood Watch, c/o Sgt. McMillan, City Police Department, 232 N. Queen St., Martinsburg, WV 25401.

Lester C. Fouche

WOODBRIDGE, Va. - Lester C. Fouche, 85, of Woodbridge, died Saturday, March 4, 2000, in Manassas, Va.

He was the son of the late Clarence and Jennifer Fouche.

He served with the Army during World War II.

He was a member of American Legion, Austin, Texas.

He is survived by his wife, Ida E. Fouche; five daughters, Karen Byers and Joan Grove, both of Hagerstown, Debbie Dillinger of Shady Grove, Pa., Jeanne Wilson of Manassas and Margaret Yost of Clewisville, Fla.; two sons, George Bonadio of Baltimore and Michael Bonadio of Pittsburgh; a sister, Louella Mongan of Hagerstown; two brothers, Arthur Fouche of Hagerstown and Marvin Fouche of Key Largo, Fla.; 16 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at All St. Episcopal Church, Dale City, Va. The Rev. John A.M. Guernsey will officiate. Burial will be in Quantico National Cemetery, Quantico, Va.

Visitation will be today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Mountcastle Funeral Home, 4143 Dale Blvd., Dale City.

Janet L. Crone

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Janet L. "Lover" Dull Crone, 62, of 144 Brown St., died Monday, March 6, 2000, at her home.

Born Oct. 14, 1937, in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of Margaret I. Oliver Dull of Waynesboro and the late T. Frank Dull.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert E. "Sonny" Crone, whom she married Aug. 21, 1954.

She attended Waynesboro schools.

She was employed by WAYZ Radio Station in Waynesboro as a secretary; and was church secretary for the Rev. Stuart while he was pastor of the church.

She was a member of Calvary Assembly of God Church, Waynesboro, taught Sunday school and served as mission secretary.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by three brothers, Theodore F. Dull Jr. of Waynesboro, Ray E. Dull of Chambersburg, Pa., and Carl H. Hull of Red Bluff, Calif.; a niece, three nephews, two great-nieces, two great-nephews and two stepgreat-nephews.

Services will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Calvary Assembly of God Church, Waynesboro. The Revs. Dwan N. Newson and Walter A. Stuart will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery, near Quincy, Pa.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro; and one hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Calvary Assembly of God Church, 116 Snider Avenue, Waynesboro, PA 17268; or to Summit Home Health, 176 S. Coldbrook Avenue No. 3, Chambersburg, PA 17201.

George B. Robbins

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