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Obituaries for 5/10

May 10, 2001

Obituaries for 5/10



Barbara A. Le Veque


MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Barbara A. Wellman Le Veque, 48, of 9024 Tea Drive, died Wednesday, May 9, 2001, at her home.

Born Feb. 22, 1953, in Duluth, Minn., she was the daughter of Robert Wellman of Laurium, Mich. and the late Lois Metag Wellman.

She was a 1971 graduate of Calumet High School in Calumet, Mich.

She was employed as a credit services manager for Citibank in Hagerstown. She had worked for First Hawaiian Bank in Schofield Barracks in Hawaii; and Fredericktown Bank in Frederick, Md.

She received employee performance awards.

In addition to her father, she is survived by her husband, Joseph C. Le Veque, whom she married Sept. 17, 1972; a son, Eric Le Veque of Mercersburg; two sisters, Jo Ann Sanderson of Colorado Srings, Colo. and Nancy McDonald of Menoninee, Mich.; three grandsons; nieces and nephews.

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Services wil be Sunday at 2:30 p.m. at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington St. in Greencastle. Pastor Rachel E. Black will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Mercersburg.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.




Bertha S. Eshleman Martin


CHEWSVILLE - Bertha S. Eshleman Martin, 88, formerly of Chewsville, died Tuesday, May 8, 2001, at the Mennonite Old People's Home near Maugansville.

Born March 4, 1913, near Reid, Md., she was the daughter of the late Michael H. and Amanda L. Strite Eshleman.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin C. Martin, in 1987.

She was a member of Stouffer's Mennonite Church near Smithsburg.

She is survived by three daughters, Mary Ellen Yeager of Carlisle, Pa., Darlene E. Diller of Smithsburg and Esther E. Diller of Waynesboro, Pa.; three sons, Chester E. Martin of Dargan, Md., Jason E. Martin of Chewsville and Charles E. Martin of Hagerstown; 30 grandchildren; and 41 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Leroy E. Martin; five sisters; three brothers; and a great-grandson.

Services will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at Stouffer's Mennonite Church. Bishop Glenn R. Martin, Ministers David W. Rudolph and Clifford E. Martin, and Deacons Verne I. Lehman and Edward S. Martin will officiate. Burial will be in Stouffer's Mennonite Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday from 1 to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. at the church. Visitation will be Saturday at 9 a.m. at the church.

The family requests the omission of flowers.

Arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg.




Bruce W. Kitchen


FALLING WATERS, W.Va. - Bruce W. Kitchen, 79, of Falling Waters, died Tuesday, May 8, 2001, at City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born Jan. 27, 1922, in Berkeley County, W.Va., he was the son of the late Earl D. and Sallie Donaldson Kitchen.

He was a farmer and orchardist.

He was a member of Tuscarora Presbyterian Church, and served as elder and deacon; and was a member of Christian Endeavor.

He was a member and past president of Berkeley County Planning Commission and Berkeley County Farm Bureau; a member of UCT; and a board member of Southern States.

He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Cushwa Kitchen; and a daughter, Carla Jean Kitchen of Falling Waters.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Neal D. Kitchen; and an aunt and uncle, Earl and Lucy Donaldson, who raised him.

Services will be Friday at 2:30 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, 327 W. King St. in Martinsburg. The Rev. J. Robert Jackson will officiate. Burial will be in Tuscarora Cemetery.

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

Memorial donations may be made to Tuscarora Presbyterian Church, 8854 Tuscarora Pike, Martinsburg, WV 25401.




Willie L. Crotty


CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Willie L. Crotty, 79, of 577 Siloam Road, died Tuesday, May 8, 2001, at Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Born April 9, 1922, in Princeton, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Ira and Ruth Davenport Bird.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James R. Crotty, in 1983.

She retired from Corning Glass Works in Greencastle, Pa.

She is survived by two daughters, LaVerne Barrett and Judy Shatzer, both of Chambersburg; two sons, Ralph G. Crotty of Chambersburg and Donald P. Crotty of Fayetteville, Pa.; nine grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Second Evangelical Lutheran Church, 240 E. Washington St. in Chambersburg. Pastor Philip Van Dam will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens in Chambersburg.

Visitation will be Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Robert G. Sellers Funeral Home, 297 Philadelphia Ave. in Chambersburg; and Saturday at 10 a.m. at the church.

Memorial donations may be made to Salvation Army, 159 Lincoln Way West, Chambersburg, PA 17201.




Roy K. Verdier Jr.


WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Roy K. "Shorty" Verdier Jr., 81, of 1 Mount Vernon Terrace, died Monday, May 7, 2001, at Quincy United Methodist Home.

Born March 8, 1920 in Waynesboro, he was the son of the late Roy K. Sr. and Beulah M. Hovis Verdier.

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