Obituaries for 4/28

April 30, 2001

Obituaries for 4/28

Doris A. Hughen

Doris A. Hughen, formerly of Hagerstown, died Monday, April 23, 2001.

She is the daughter of Doris Miller and the late John Miller.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Hughen.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by three daughters, Cheryl Lathrop, Barbara Rinehart and Susan Hughen; one son, Richard Hughen; and six grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday at noon at St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church of Sweet Air, 3911 Sweet Air Road, Phoenix, Md.

A private graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to University of Maryland Greenbaum Cancer Center, 22 S. Greene St., Baltimore, MD 21201; American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 43025, Baltimore, MD 21236-0025; Hospice of Baltimore, 6601 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD 21204; or St. Mary's College of Maryland Foundation, 18952 E. Fisher Road, St. Mary's City, MD 20686.


Arrangements are by Lemmon-Funeral Home in Timonium, Md.

Brandon A. Griffin

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Brandon Alexander Griffin, infant son of David L. and Cheryl L. Griffin of Martinsburg, died Wednesday, April 25, 2001, in Morgantown, W.Va.

He was born April 19, 2001, in Martinsburg.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by two brothers, Shawn C. Griffin and Christian J. Griffin, and grandparents Robert J. and Sandra P. Panganiban of Inwood, W.Va., Charles N. Cushwa of Inwood and Brenda L. Cushwa of Falling Waters, W.Va.

Services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St. in Martinsburg.

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

Owen R. Shives

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Owen R. Shives, 84, of 8965 Little Cove Road, died Thursday, April 26, 2001, at his home.

Born Jan. 19, 1917, in Kasiesville, Pa., he was the son of the late Richard J. and Ora V. Robinson Shives.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sarah I. Keefer Shives, in 1996. They were married May 14, 1945.

He operated a dairy farm in Little Cove, Pa. Later, he worked at the former Mercersburg Tannery, retiring in 1982.

He was a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Army with Company D, 17th Armored Engineers, 2nd Armored Division in the European African Middle Eastern Campaign.

He was a member of Mount Zion Lutheran Church in Little Cove.

He was a member of Clarence Armstrong VFW Post 6241 and Harry Lackhove American Legion Post 517, both of Mercersburg; a member and former board member of MMP&W Fire Co. of Mercersburg; a member and board member of the Firemen's Relief Association; a member and president of Warren Township Burial Association; a director of McConnellsburg Burial Association; and secretary of Stone Church in Little Cove.

He is survived by two brothers, Glenn C. Shives of Lemasters, Pa., and Merle E. Shives of Mercersburg, Pa.; nieces; and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Elvin B. Shives and Howard H. Shives.

Services will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. at Lininger-Fries Funeral Home, 47 N. Park Ave. in Mercersburg. The Rev. Henry K. Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in Stone Church Cemetery in Little Cove, with graveside military honors by Charles Nitterhouse VFW Post 1599 Honor Guard of Chambersburg.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday at 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Stone Church Fund or Stone Church Cemetery Fund, c/o John D. Stoner, 10460 Little Cove Road, Mercersburg, PA 17236.

Clarence W. White Sr.

FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - Retired Master Sgt. Clarence W. White Sr., 56, of Caledonia Manor and formerly of Phoenix, died Thursday, April 26, 2001, at the nursing home.

Born June 9, 1944, in Caretta, W.Va., he was the son of the late Thomas L. and Nina Marie Runyon White.

He was a graduate of Greencastle-Antrim High School.

He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He retired after 20 years of service July 31, 1983.

He was a Protestant.

He is survived by a daughter, Jennifer White; a son, Clarence W. White Jr.; three sisters, Patricia Palmer of Chambersburg, Pa., Phyllis Kauffman of State Line, Pa., and Jo Ann Strausner of Mercersburg, Pa.; a brother, William White of Greencastle, Pa.; and nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery in Annville, Pa.

There will be no public viewing.

Arrangements are by Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle.

Jack L. Nuckels

ANNAPOLIS - Jack Leon Nuckels, 72, of Annapolis, died Wednesday, April 25, 2001, at Washington Hospital Center.

He was born May 8, 1928, in Chambersburg, Pa.

He was a 1948 graduate of Hagerstown High School.

He worked for Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Co. in Hagerstown and Annapolis for 36 1/2 years, retiring in 1985.

He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving from November 1951 to November 1953 as a corporal in the U.S. Army. He was an instructor at Southwestern Signal School in Fort Gordan, Ga.

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