Obituaries for 12/17

December 16, 2000

Obituaries for 12/17

Mark A. Long

CLEAR SPRING - Mark Allen Long, 31, of 13540 Cresspone Road, died Friday, Dec. 15, 2000, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Feb. 1, 1969, in Gettysburg, Pa., he was the son of Allen L. and Nancy M. Bostian Long of Clear Spring.

He was employed by McCleary and Earley Inc. in Williamsport.

He was a member of Church of the Holy Trinity.

He was a member of Redmen of Williamsport.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by a daughter, Brittany Long of Hagerstown; two sons, Jacob Long of Williamsport and Tyler Long of Hagerstown; a brother, Donald Long of Chauvin, La.; and his paternal grandmother, Dorothy Long of East Otis, Mass.

Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd. in Hagerstown. The Rev. David F. Schlicher will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.


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

Mazie R. Payne

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Mazie R. Payne, 100, of Martinsburg, died Saturday, Dec. 16, 2000, at City Hospital in Martinsburg.

Born Dec. 23, 1899, in Morgan County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Willis and Susan Smith Fox.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles W. Payne.

She was a member of Johnsontown Bible Church.

She is survived by three sons, Herbert T. Payne of Hedgesville, W.V., Sylvester W. Payne of Groveland, Fla., and Richard L. Payne of Martinsburg; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 28 great-great-grandchildren; and a great-great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, Bessie M. Weigle and Geraldine F. Gletner; a sister, Ollie Fox Payne; five brothers, Howard Fox, Elmer Fox, Clarence Fox, Ernest Fox and Evers Fox; and a grandchild.

Services will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St. in Martinsburg. The Revs. Gary L. Kerns and L. Jack Rudy will officiate. Burial will be in Snyders Cemetery in Morgan County, W.Va.

The family will receive friends Monday from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Daniel L. Bonebrake

Daniel L. Bonebrake, 85, of 874 Pine St., Hagerstown and formerly of Highland Falls, N.Y., died Thursday, Dec. 14, 2000, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born Sept. 26, 1915, in New Franklin, Pa., he was the son of the late Harry and Chrystle Leight Bonebrake.

He became chief of police of Highland Falls, N.Y., retiring in 1973. He also was deputy sheriff of Orange County, N.Y.

He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army. He was a retired U.S. Army Master Sergeant, serving at the USMA, West Point, N.Y., as the Senior Artillery Instructor for 20 years. He was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army at West Point on Aug. 7, 1958, after 24 years of active duty.

He was a Presbyterian.

He was a member of Highland Falls Lions Club; Buffalo Soldiers at West Point; Highland Memorial VFW Post 9256 of Fort Montgomery, N.Y.; American Legion Post 612 of St. Thomas, Pa.; Hagerstown Amvets; a 32nd-degree mason and a member of West Point Lodge 877 F&AM of Highland Falls; a member of Grand Lodge F&AM of the state of New York; a member of the Masonic Veterans Association of Newburgh, N.Y.; an honorary member of Highland Falls Fire Department; a member of Peace Officers of Orange County; a member of Constabulary Town of Highlands; an associate member of Fraternal Order of Police; and a member of Thomas Pangborn Lodge 88 of Hagerstown.

He is survived by his wife, Florence E. Peloso Bonebrake; three daughters, Chrystle Anderson of Summerville, S.C., Mary Council of Ivor, Va., and Linda Bonebrake of Gloversville, N.Y.; a son, George Brandreth of Battleground, Wash.; 14 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; two stepsisters; a stepbrother; and nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Diane Tosolini, and two grandsons.

Services will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Home, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave. in Hagerstown. The Rev. Tim Lester will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, with graveside military honors by American Legion Post 42 Honor Guard of Hagerstown.

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

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