Obituaries 5/17

May 19, 2000

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Wednesday, May 17, 2000 Edition

Cora Payne

GENEVA, Fla. - Cora Payne, 98, of Geneva, and formerly of Land O'Lakes, Fla., and Irvington on Hudson, N.Y., died Friday, May 12, 2000, at Health Care and Rehab of Sanford.

She was born in Myersville, Md.

She was a registered nurse.

She was a member of 56th Chapel of Tampa, Fla., and Lake Howell Bible Chapel in Orlando, Fla.

She is survived by one daughter, Connie Whittaker of Geneva, Fla.

Arrangements were by Loyless Funeral Home, Lutz-Land O'Lakes Chapel.


Esther B. Picking


MECHANICSBURG, Pa. - Esther B. Picking, 76, of 1250 Timberview Drive, died Tuesday, May 16, 2000, at Holy Spirit Hospital in Camp Hill, Pa.

Born Aug. 20, 1923, in Neelyton, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Ellis and Lydia Shoop Appleby.

She attended Churches of the Brethren.

She is survived by her husband, Harold E. Picking; two daughters, Joyce den Daas and Linda Schreffler, both of Carlisle, Pa.; three grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

She was preceded in death by two brothers.

Graveside services will be Friday at 11 a.m. in Lincoln Cemetery, Chambersburg, Pa. The Rev. Donald Baker will officiate.

There will be no viewing.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 452 E. King St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Arrangements are by Robert G. Sellers Funeral Home in Chambersburg.


Esther I. Ernst

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Esther I. Ernst, 87, of 12289 Fort Loudon Road, died Tuesday, May 16, 2000, at her home.

Born June 20, 1912, in Mercersburg, she was the daughter of the late Jacob P. and Marie Byers Lowans.

Her husband of 53 years, Kenneth W. Ernst, died in 1990.

She worked as a secretary to her husband when he was Montgomery Township tax collector. She worked as a teacher's aide at Montgomery Elementary School.

She was a former member of First Church of God of Blairs Valley, and the Ladies Bible Class, for which she served as treasurer. She was a member of Women's Christian Service Council of Blairs Valley Church, and a member of First Church of God of Mercersburg.

She was a member of Two-Top Ladies Organization.

She is survived by two daughters, Doris H. Hunsberger of Mercersburg, and Linda R. Kriner of Clear Spring; two sons, William K. Ernst and Ronald E. Ernst, both of Mercersburg; one brother, Edward Lowans of Chambersburg, Pa.; 10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son, and four sisters.

Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Paul's Church in Clear Spring. The Revs. Ernest E. Pletcher and Sterling C. Keeney will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

A viewing will be held Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, 47 N. Park Ave., Mercersburg. The funeral home will be open from noon.

Memorial donations may be made to First Church of God, c/o Charles Snider, 45 Grandview Ave., Mercersburg, PA 17236.


Frank L. Jacobs

CONOVER, N.C. - Frank Lee Jacobs, 58, of 1898 Adams St., died Monday, May 15, 2000, at his home.

Born Aug. 9, 1941, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Daisy Z. Jacobs and the late Leroy H. Jacobs.

He attended schools in Hagerstown.

He served in the Army Reserves.

He was a member of First Brethren Church.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Myrtis Jacobs; one daughter, Cathy Bellfoure; two sons, Steven Jacobs and Brian Jacobs; two stepdaughters, Brenda Hymal and Sandi Radford; two stepsons, Earl Blair and Carlton Blair; two sisters, Zelma M. Lushbaugh and Delores Miller, both of Hagerstown; and grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Joy L. Jacobs.

Services will be private and at a later date.

Arrangements are by Catawba Memorial Funeral Home in Hickory, N.C.


George W. Glick

HANCOCK - the Rev. George William Glick, 72, of 16 E. High St., died Monday, May 15, 2000, at Washington County Hospital of complications arising from cancer.

Born June 3, 1927, in Cumberland, Md., he was the son of the late Francis J. and Helen R. Wieseckel Glick.

He attended high school at St. Mary's parish in Hagerstown. He entered St. Charles College Seminary in Catonsville, Md., in 1946, but left to enter the U.S. Army.

He then attended Hagerstown Junior College for two years. He graduated from Mount St. Mary's College in Emmitsburg, Md., in 1951 with a bachelor of science degree in business administration.

He worked as an accountant for Fairchild Aircraft Co. in Hagerstown.

He then entered Mount St. Mary's Seminary and after five years of study was ordained a priest on May 25, 1963, at the Cathedral of Mary Our Queen in Baltimore.

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