Obituaries for 10/11

October 10, 2000

Obituaries for 10/11

Loren O. Petersheim

GORDONVILLE, Pa. - Loren Oliver Petersheim, 54, of Gordonville and formerly of Greencastle, Pa., died Sunday, Oct. 8, 2000, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore after battling cancer for several years.

Born Oct. 14, 1945, he was the son of Oliver O. Petersheim of Greencastle and the late Ethel Diller Petersheim.

He was a 1963 graduate of Lancaster Mennonite High School.

He was employed for 14 years by Paradise Custom Kitchens of Paradise, Pa., as a kitchen installer.

He served two years of 1W service in Boston as an inhalation therapist.

He was a member of Cornerstone Celebration Church, Downingtown, Pa.

He was a member of Upper Jerry Ridge Hunting Club, Christian Motorcycles Association, Glory Road Riders, and Pennsylvania State Snowmobilers Association.


In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife, Anna S. Ranck Petersheim, whom he married in 1965; three sons, Rodney L. Petersheim of Mechanicsburg, Pa., Terry L. Bupp-Petersheim of Collegeville, Pa., and Greg L. Petersheim of Strasburg, Pa.; two sisters, Loraine D. Burkholder of Chambersburg and Linda L. Mosemann of Greencastle; three brothers, Lee O. Petersheim, LaVerne Petersheim, and Lynn A. Petersheim, all of Greencastle; and four grandchildren.

Services will be today at 11 a.m. at Paradise Mennonite Church, South Singer Ave. in Paradise. Burial will be in Paradise Mennonite Cemetery.

Visitation will be today from 9 to 11 a.m. at the church.

Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home, Paradise.

James A. Goodman

MIDDLETOWN, Md. - James Allen Goodman, of 7330 Old Middletown Road, died Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2000, at Frederick Memorial Hospital in Frederick, Md.

Born in Dayton, Ohio, he was the son of the late Fred W. and Evelyn Teague Goodman.

He was a graduate of Mount Vernon Academy in Mount Vernon, Ohio; and Columbia Union College in Takoma Park, Md.

He was employed by OCE Printing in Rockville, Md. as a senior account manager.

He was stationed at Fort Detrick in the U.S. Medical Corps; and participated in the Whitecoat Project in 1964 and 1965. In August 2000, the History Channel aired an interview concerning his involvement in the Whitecoat vaccine research project.

He was a member of Frederick Seventh-day Adventist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Annette Routzahn Goodman; two sons, James Allen Goodman Jr. of Frederick and Christopher I. Goodman of Middletown; a sister, Constance J. Trea of Atlanta; a brother, Phillip W. Goodman of Dayton; nieces and nephews.

Services will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church in Middletown. Dan Goddard, pastor of Frederick Seventh-day Adventist Church, and the Rev. Donald L. Turley, pastor of Zion Lutheran Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Lutheran Cemetery in Middletown.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the church; the entrance will be at the rear.

Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 1393 Progress Way 908, Eldersburg, MD 21784.

Arrangements are by Donald B. Thompson Funeral Home, Middletown.

Robley A. Warner Sr.

QUINCY, Pa. - Robley A. Warner Sr., 62, of Quincy United Methodist Home since January 2000 and formerly of 14609 Charmian Road, Blue Ridge Summit, Pa. and Waynesboro, Pa., died Monday, Oct. 9, 2000, at Quincy United Methodist Home.

Born Dec. 28, 1937, he was the son of the late Charles Anderson and Helen E. DeLauter Warner.

He was a 1956 graduate of Waynesboro High School and attended Hagerstown Junior College.

He owned and operated Moul's Gift and Card Shop on the Square in Waynesboro until retiring in 1979. Earlier, he worked as division manager at Sears Roebuck in Hagerstown from 1969 through October 1979 and then as a salesperson for an oil company.

He served in the Maryland National Guard.

He was a member of Hawley Memorial Presbyterian Church in Blue Ridge Summit, where he was a member of Adult Sunday School Class. He also served on the nominating committee and served as elder and deacon within the church.

He was a member of Acacia Lodge 586 Free and Accepted Masons of Waynesboro. He was also a member and president of Retail Bureau of Waynesboro.

When he was younger, he raised and sold horses.

He is survived by his wife, Norma J. Diffenderfer Warner, whom he married Oct. 23, 1964; a daughter, Susan Elizabeth Cordell of McConnellsburg; a son, Robley A. Warner Jr. of Hawaii; two brothers, Charles A. Warner of Waynesboro and George G. Warner of Blue Ridge Summit; two grandsons; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Helen Jane Warner, and an infant brother.

Services will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at Hawley Memorial Presbyterian Church, 14753 Charmian Road in Blue Ridge Summit. The Rev. Robert S. Edmundson will officiate. Burial will be in Bethel Church Cemetery in Cascade.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad St. in Waynesboro, where Masonic services by Acacia Lodge will be held at 8:30 p.m.

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