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Obituaries for 11/17

November 16, 2000

Obituaries for 11/17



Mary A. Wynkoop

POINT OF ROCKS, Md. - Mary Ann Wynkoop, 74, of 3701 Tuck Ave., died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2000, at Frederick (Md.) Memorial Hospital.

Born Nov. 10, 1926, in Point of Rocks, Md., she was the daughter of the late Harry J. and Mary Heffner Lambert.

She was of the Episcopal faith.

She is survived by two sons, Bruce W. Wynkoop of Hamilton, Va. and Brian W. Wynkoop of Frederick; two grandsons, Jeff Wynkoop of Germantown, Md. and Michael Wynkoop of Charles Town, W.Va.; and two great-grandchildren.

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Services will be Saturday at noon at John T. William's Funeral Home, 100 Petersville Road in Brunswick, Md. The Rev. Marcia Davenport will officiate. Burial will be in St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery in Point of Rocks.

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




James R. Walling

James Roney Walling, 54, of 846 Pine Street, Hagerstown, died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2000, at Washington County Hospital.

Born May 10, 1946, in Washington County, he was the son of the late Joseph George and Louise Elizabeth Holmes Walling.

He was employed as a sheet metal worker with Electromet Corp. in Hagerstown.

He served in the U.S. Army and the U.S. Marine Corps.

He attended Evangelistic Temple in Hagerstown.

He is survived by his companion, Virginia Saunders of Hagerstown; two sons, Jason Walling and Joshua Walling, both of Hagerstown; two stepdaughters, Malinda Linger of Hagerstown and Sharon Mason of Falling Waters, W.Va.; a stepson, Richard Saunders of Hagerstown; a sister, Deborah Willard of Smithsburg; two brothers, Cecil Walling of Smithsburg and Dallas Walling of Hagerstown; three grandchildren; and seven stepgrandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph George Walling Jr.

Services will be Saturday at 11:30 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd. in Hagerstown. The Rev. Thomas J. Stottlemyer will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.

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




John C. Woodward II

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - John C. Woodward II, 76, of Shepherdstown, and formerly of Washington, D.C., died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2000, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg.

He was the son of Admiral Douglas C. Woodward and Elsie Gore Woodward.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Gertrude Day Woodward.

He was a graduate of Georgia Military Academy, which his grandfather, Col. John C. Woodward, founded. He attended graduate school at Georgia Tech and the University of Maryland.

He was a U.S. Air Force career officer, retiring as a lieutenant colonel. He served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. He was a pilot and navigator, then an electronics engineer with emphasis on communications and navigation.

He was a member of MARS; and IEEE.

His assignments included to the Joint Chiefs of Staff in Washington and to NATO as U.S. Defense Representative. He received the Defense Commendation Medal; and at retirement in 1973, the Legion of Merit.

During his retirement, he served as executive director of RTCA from 1973 to 1975.

He is survived by his second wife of 20 years, M.E. "Emmie" Shreve Johns Woodward; two daughters, Catherine Meuris of Waterloo, Belgium and Mary O'Donnell of Clifton, Va.; two sons, Jack Woodward of San Jose, Calif. and Briggs Woodward of Marietta, Ga.; three stepsons, Michael Johns of Arlington, Va., David Johns of Charles Town, W.Va. and Evan Johns of Vancouver, British Columbia; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandson.




Edward L. Pence

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Edward Leo Pence, 79, of Martinsburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2000, at City Hospital in Martinsburg.

Born Nov. 5, 1921, in Ronceverte, W.Va., he was the son of the late Marshall B. and Georgie Pence.

He owned a barber and beauty shop in Fairlea, W.Va. He retired in 1988 from the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg.

A veteran of World War II, he served in the U.S. Army Air Corps. He received the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart.

He was a member and officer of First Presbyterian Church in Martinsburg.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Ann Taylor Pence; two daughters, Teresa A. Fletcher of Martinsburg and P. Jane Staley of Jefferson, Md.; five sisters, Marguerite Murphy, Joyce Stewart and Jeanetta Carper, all of Martinsburg, Ruby Grimmett of Gladwin, Mich. and Geraldine Parsons of Glengary, W.Va.; two brothers, Bill Pence of Mansfield, Ohio and Calvin Pence of Frederickstown, Ohio; three granddaughters; and more than 50 nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Mildred Susie DeMartino and Virginia Broyles.

Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St. in Martinsburg. The Revs. Robert S. Hill Jr. and John R. Yost will officiate. Burial will be in Rosedale Cemetery, followed by a reception at First Presbyterian Church.

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

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