Obituaries 5/26

May 25, 2000

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Friday, May 26, 2000 Edition

Thelma G. Pisle

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Thelma G. Zeger Pisle, 83, of 6602 Horst Road, died Wednesday, May 24, 2000, at Waynesboro (Pa.) Hospital.

Born Nov. 2, 1916, in Franklin County, Pa., she was the daughter of the late John and Lottie Hager Zeger.

She attended Brown's Mill School.

She was a homemaker. She helped with the family farm.

She is survived by her husband, Garnet J. Pisle, whom she married in November 1939; two sons, John D. Pisle and Donald L. Pisle, both of Chambersburg; a sister, Genava Musselman of Greencastle, Pa.; six grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Harold Eugene Pisle; two sisters, Helen Crider and Evelyn Stouffer; and a brother, Emerrit Zeger.


Services will be Saturday at 2 p.m. at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington St. in Greencastle. The Rev. David G. Rawley will officiate. Burial will be in Brown's Mill Cemetery in Antrim Township, Pa.

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

Robert B. Eves

Robert Beverly Eves, 84, of Colton Villa Nursing Center in Hagerstown, died Wednesday, May 24, 2000, at Colton Villa.

Born March 11, 1916, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Amos F. Eves Sr. and Bernardina H. Eves.

He was a graduate of the National College of Chiropractic in Chicago.

He was a chiropractor, retiring in 1984.

He was a veteran of World War II, earning a Purple Heart at the Battle of the Bulge.

He was a member of St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church.

He was a member of American Legion Morris Frock Post 42; DAV; and AARP.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Frances Martin Eves; two daughters, Diane Eves and Marcia Williams, both of Hagerstown; a son, Robert Eves of Hagerstown; two brothers, Amos F. Eves Jr. of Hagerstown and Walter C. Eves of Rochester, N.Y.; two grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

A memorial Mass will be celebrated Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 214 W. Washington St. in Hagerstown. Monsignor Robert S. Passarelli will be celebrant.

There will be no viewing or visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Mary's School, 218 W. Washington St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Arrangements are by Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, Hagerstown.

Daniel J. Myers

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Daniel Jacob "Tucker" Myers, 81, of 2256 Shank Church Road, and formerly of 13690 Worleytown Road, died Thursday, May 25, 2000, at Chambersburg (Pa.) Hospital.

Born Aug. 26, 1918, in Franklin County, Pa., he was the son of the late Daniel W. and Daisy B. Minnich Myers.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Grace Elizabeth Keller Myers, in 1997. They were married March 19, 1938.

He attended Worleytown School.

He was employed as a truck driver by Greencastle Canning Co. Factory. Later, he was employed as a carpenter by Letterkenny Army Depot in Chambersburg and Local Carpenter Union 340 of Hagerstown. A self-employed contractor, he built homes in the Greencastle area.

He was a member of Macedonia United Brethren Church in Greencastle.

He was a member of Local Carpenter Union 340 of Hagerstown.

He is survived by a daughter, Connie L. Fisher of Greencastle; a son, Tex R. Myers of Greencastle; two sisters, Edith Hawbaker and Alice Houck, both of Greencastle; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Macedonia United Brethren Church, 11887 Worleytown Road in Greencastle. The Rev. Gayle L. Ruble will officiate. Burial will be in Macedonia United Brethren Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington St. in Greencastle.

Eldora M. Trail

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. - Eldora Martha Trail, 69, of Linnihurst Street and formerly of West Main Street in Hancock, who died Tuesday, May 23, 2000, is survived by a daughter, Tracy Trail-Mahan of Soquel, Calif.

Vernon S. Wilson

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Graveside services for Vernon Sylvester Wilson of Savannah, and formerly of Hagerstown, who died Sunday, Jan. 23, 2000, will be Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at Rest Haven Cemetery. The Rev. Donald Smith will officiate.

He is survived by his wife, Thelma Hawn Wilson; a daughter, Dorothea Wilson King of Savannah; two brothers, Raymond Wilson of Hagerstown and Frank Wilson of Sierra Vista, Ariz.; a grandson; and a great-grandson.

Robert W. Weaver

SANDY HOOK - Robert William Weaver, infant son of Robert Eugene and Catherine Lynn Metz Weaver of Sandy Hook, was stillborn Wednesday, May 24, 2000, at Washington County Hospital.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by two sisters, Shirley Weaver and Lindsey Weaver, both at home; paternal grandparents, Kenneth and Patricia Weaver of Sandy Hook; maternal great-grandmother, Catherine Metz of Hagerstown; two aunts; two uncles; and six cousins.

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