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June 18, 2000

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George E. Klick

George Eugene Klick, 86, of 529 Antietam St., Hagerstown, died Sunday, June 18, 2000, at Avalon Manor Nursing Home in Hagerstown.

Born June 6, 1914, in Waverly, Va., he was the son of the late Russell and Katie Shakich Klick.

He was employed by Lonestar Cement Co. as financial secretary, retiring in 1977 after 45 years.

A veteran of World War II, he served in the U.S. Army. He was stationed in New Guinea.

He was a member of Shiloh United Methodist Church, Harvesters Men's Sunday School Class, and was a past choir member, trustee, Sunday school teacher and historian.

He was a member of Joseph C. Herbert American Legion Post 222, Clear Spring.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Virginia E. Klick; a daughter, Bettie L. Alexander of Hagerstown; a son, Dennis R. Klick of Hagerstown; three sisters, Anna Harbaugh of Hagerstown, Mary Robison of Falls Church, Va., and Dorothy Liston of Chula Vista, Calif.; four brothers, Donald Klick, Paul Klick, William Klick and Stanley Klick, all of Hagerstown; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by a sister, Julia Klick; and a brother, Michael Klick.

Services will be at the convenience of the family. The Rev. Lauren Heather Lay will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown.

Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association of Western Maryland, 5 Public Square, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Rose M. Kimak

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Rose Marie Kimak, 64, of 4200 Fetterhoff Chapel Road, died Friday, June 16, 2000, at her home.

Born June 6, 1936, in Queens, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mary Sheehe Bottiglione.

She was a homemaker. She had been employed at Wal-Mart, Chambersburg, as a baker; and at Guilford Elementary School, Fayetteville, Pa., in the maintenance department.

She served in the U.S. Army from 1955 to 1958.

She was of the Catholic faith.

She was a member of Women's Army Auxiliary Corp.

She is survived by her husband of 41 years, George Kimak; two daughters, Linda Gummel of Selingsgrove, Pa. and Phyllis Hollenbeck of Seaford, Del.; three sisters, Joan Buckley of Dix Hills, N.Y., Mary Schilb of Mastic Beach, Long Island, N.Y., and Jacqueline Rasch of Cortland, N.Y.; two brothers, James Flood of San Diego and Joseph Flood of Lorenton, Va., and a grandson.

She was preceded in death by two sisters and four brothers.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 320 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg. The Rev. Luis R. Rodriguez will be celebrant. Burial with military honors will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, Pa.

The family will receive friends today from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 9 p.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg.

H. Lorraine Wile

MONT ALTO, Pa. - H. Lorraine Mong Wile, 55, of 6 Penn St., died of heart failure Saturday, June 17, 2000, at Waynesboro (Pa.) Hospital.

Born Dec. 26, 1944, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of Lois Jane Gilbert Mong, of Quincy United Methodist Home, Quincy, Pa., and the late Paul E. Mong.

She received her GED from Waynesboro High School.

She had been employed at Carroll Shoe Factory, Mont Alto. She and her husband owned and operated Wile's Delicatessen in Mont Alto. She was employed as the pro shop assistant at Caledonia Golf Course, Fayetteville, Pa., for 16 years.

She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, Mont Alto.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her husband, Harry L. Wile, whom she married March 22, 1963; a daughter, Janet I. Young of Waynesboro; two sons, Richard E. Wile, of Pasadena, Md., and Fred A. Wile of Waynesboro; and four grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters.

Services will be Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St., Waynesboro. The Rev. Robert L. Basom will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg, at the convenience of the family.

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

Ellsworth Chamberlin

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Ellsworth "Beaver" Chamberlin, 68, of 939 Sunset Ave., died Sunday, June 18, 2000, at his home.

Born Dec. 19, 1931, in Mont Alto, Pa., he was the son of the late Charles B. and Martha A. Dull Chamberlin.

He was a 1938 graduate of Quincy High School. He attended Waynesboro Business College.

He served as an officer in the U.S. Army during World War II and the Korean War. He served with the 4th Armored Division in the European Theater where he was awarded medals for valor. He later commanded the 36th F.A. Battalion. He retired in 1963 after 22 years of service.

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