Obituaries for 9/11

September 10, 2000

Obituaries for 9/11

Sharon L. Bundy

COLUMBIA, Md. - Sharon Lee Snook Bundy, 53, of Columbia, and formerly of Rockdale Terrace, Baltimore, died Friday, Sept. 8, 2000, at Lorien Nursing and Convalescent Home, Columbia.

Born Jan. 3, 1947, in Maryland, she was the daughter of Julia Elizabeth Williams Snook of Hagerstown and the late Grant R. Snook.

Before being disabled, she was a nurse at Howard County Hospital.

She was a member of St. Charles Roman Catholic Church, Pikesville, Md.

In addition to her mother, she is surived by a sister, Carolyn Ballard of Memphis, Tenn.; and a niece, Bonnie Ballard.


Memorial services will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Burrier-Queen Funeral Directors, 1212 W. Old Liberty Road, Winfield, Md. The Revs. Laura B. Easto, E. Joseph Cote and Carl B. Rife will officiate. Burial will be private.

Visitation will be held Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Society, National Maryland Chapter, 10949 Beaver Dam Road, Hunt Valley, MD 21131.

Vernon L. Clark

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Vernon Lee Clark, 67, of Berkeley Springs, died Saturday, Sept. 9, 2000, at his home while under the care of Hospice of the Panhandle.

Born April 24, 1933, in Morgan County, W.Va., he was the son of the late Norman Lorenza and Julia Delores Thompson Clark.

He attended public schools in Morgan County, W.Va.

He was a truck driver with T.H. Compton, Berkeley Springs, and Charleton Brothers and D.M. Bowman, both of Hagerstown. He also owned and operated V.L. Clark Excavating Co. in Berkeley Springs. He retired in 1989.

He served in the U.S. Army from Aug. 23, 1955 to June 23, 1957 as a Pvt. 1st Class. He was awarded the National Defense Service Medal.

He was a member of Alpine United Methodist Church, Berkeley Springs.

He was a member of A.A.R.P. and Teamsters Local 982, Hagerstown.

He is survived by Sarah Elizabeth Starliper Carr Clark of Berkeley Springs; four daughters, Delores Carr of Martinsburg, W.Va., Amy Carr and Cheryl Smith, both of Berkeley Springs, and Drema Lloyd of Hagerstown; two sons, Russell Carr of Berkeley Springs and Todd Carr of Hedgesville, W.Va.; a brother, James Clark of Berkeley Springs; five grandchildren; two nieces; and a nephew.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Kathryn Virginia Clark.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home, 306 Union St., Berkeley Springs. The Rev. Hennis H. Fox will officiate. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery, Sleepy Creek, W.Va., with military honors provided by Tri-State Honor Guard.

The family will receive friends today from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home, which will be open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 2015 Boyd Orchard Court, Martinsburg, WV 25401.

Patricia S. Brechbill

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Patricia S. "Pat" Brechbill, 65, of 33 Sanibel Lane, died Saturday, Sept. 9, 2000, in Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Feb. 9, 1935, in Chambersburg, she was the daughter of the late C. Eber and Helen S. Spear Wingert.

She was a graduate of Chambersburg High School and a graduate of the former Shippensburg State Teachers College.

She was a fourth- and fifth-grade teacher in the Chambersburg Area School District for 35 years and was teaching at Falling Spring Elementary at retirement. She had presently been working part time at Red Lobster Restaurant, Chambersburg.

She attended Calvary United Methodist Church.

She was a member of Franklin County Chapter, Pennsylvania Association School Retirees, and American Association of Retired Persons.

She is survived by a brother, Robert Wingert of Mechanicsburg, Pa.; two nieces; and a great-niece.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg. The Rev. Clyde H. DeShong will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.

It was her request that there be no public viewing. Friends are invited to the funeral services.

Beulah S. Mathias

BOONSBORO - Beulah Smith "Bea" Mathias, 92, of 143 S. Main St., and formerly of Mathias, W.Va., died Friday, Sept. 8, 2000, at her home.

Born April 27, 1908, in Missouri, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Josephine Hockaday Smith.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Wade S. Mathias.

She was a homemaker.

She is survived by a son, C. Richard Mathias of Vero Beach, Fla.; 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Arnold Mathias and Edgar Mathias.

Services will be announced at a later date.

There will be no viewing or visitation.

Arrangements are by Bast Funeral Home, Boonsboro.

Helen E. Hause

Helen Elmira Hause, 91, of 13410 Marsh Pike, Hagerstown, died Saturday, Sept. 9, 2000, at her home.

Born Nov. 4, 1908, in Washington County, Md., she was the daughter of the late Harry S. and Eva C. Wolfensburger Middlekauff.

Her husband of 72 years, Howard C. Hause, died in 1990.

She was a homemaker.

The Herald-Mail Articles