Obituaries for 5/17

May 17, 2001

Obituaries for 5/17

Genevieve H. Chamberlin

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Genevieve H. Barkdoll Chamberlin, 76, of Penn Hall-Menno Haven, and formerly of 939 Sunset Ave., Waynesboro, Pa., died Tuesday, May 15, 2001, at Penn Hall.

Born May 3, 1925, in Blue Ridge Summit, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Albert and Hazel J. Beard Barkdoll.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ellsworth "Beaver" Chamberlin, on June 18, 2000. They were married May 11, 1942.

She was a graduate of Waynesboro High School.

She was employed as a bookkeeper in the accounting department at Fort Ritchie from 1964 until her retirement in 1977. She previously was an assistant manager at a PX in Alaska; and had owned and operated Genevieve's Beauty Salon in Waynesboro.


She was a member of National AARP.

She is survived by a daughter, Nancy A. Miller of Waynesboro; a son, Ronald L. Chamberlin of Brownstown, Pa.; a brother, Albert L. Barkdoll of State Line, Pa.; four granddaughters; a great-granddaughter; a stepgreat-grandson; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Irene Shank; and a brother, Howard Barkdoll.

Graveside services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Green Hill Cemetery in Waynesboro. The Rev. Walter A. Stuart will officiate.

There will be no public viewing.

Memorial donations may be made to American Diabetes Association, c/o Joan Goetz, 219 W. Second St., Waynesboro, PA 17268.

Arrangements are by Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro.

Bruce M. Weaver

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Bruce Martin Weaver, 64, of Berkeley Springs, died Wednesday, May 16, 2001, at War Memorial Hospital.

Born Oct. 7, 1936, in Hancock, he was the son of the late George Raymond and Ethel Irene Sines Weaver.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Joan Irene Wachter Weaver, in 1986.

He was a 1954 graduate of Hancock High School.

He retired in 1996 after 40 years as a heavy equipment operator at U.S. Silica in Berkeley Springs.

He attended First United Methodist Church in Berkeley Springs.

He is survived by a daughter, Sherri Weaver Parker of Shepherdstown, W.Va.; a son, Stacey M. Weaver of Mechanicsville, Md.; his fiance, Mary Elizabeth Phillips of Berkeley Springs; four sisters, Nancy Hottel of Berkeley Springs, Iris Tobin of Hagerstown, Betty Hammond and Dora Ann Hart, both of Baltimore; two brothers, Rodney Weaver of Hancock and Eugene Weaver of Berkeley Springs; two grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas Weaver.

Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home, 306 Union St. in Berkeley Springs. Pastor Andrew Cooney will officiate. Burial will be in Greenway Cemetery in Berkeley Springs.

The family will receive friends Friday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home, which will open at 1 p.m.

Helen M. Fritz

FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - Helen M. Fritz, 87, of 165 Kennedy St., died Wednesday, May 16, 2001, at Village of Laurel Run.

Born April 17, 1914, in Antrim Township, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Harry E. and Gertrude Lambert Mickley.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton A. Fritz, in 1970.

She was employed by Chambersburg Laundry; and by Stanley Co. as a hand sewer, retiring in 1973 after 25 years.

She was a member of King Street United Brethren Church.

She was a member of L.O.O.M. 842 Ladies Auxiliary.

She is survived by two daughters, Shirley J. Fritz of Chambersburg and Constance Stevens of St. Thomas, Pa.; four sons, Milton C. Fritz, Lester A. Fritz and Ronald E. Fritz, all of Chambersburg, and Lewis P. Fritz of Fayetteville; 13 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, four brothers and a stepbrother.

Services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Robert G. Sellers Funeral Home, 297 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg. The Rev. Clinton F. Bingaman will officiate. Burial will be in Parklawns Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be today from 6 to 8 p.m. and Friday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Chambersburg Hospital, Dialysis Unit, 250 North 7th St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Clyde N. Stockslager

LAUREL, Md. - Clyde Neal Stockslager, 77, of Cherry Lane Nursing Home, and formerly of Potomac Towers, Hagerstown, died Wednesday, May 16, 2001, at Laurel Regional Hospital.

Born Aug. 22, 1923, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Lester and Mae Neal Stockslager.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Hilliard Stockslager.

He had been employed by Fairchild; and by Krumpe's Donuts in Hagerstown.

A veteran of World War II, he served in the U.S. Army.

He was a Protestant.

He was a member of Morris Frock American Legion Post 42 of Hagerstown; and Hagerstown VFW.

He is survived by three daughters, Sandra Hargis of Laurel, and Greta Meyers and Sally Stockslager, both of Richmond Va.; two sisters, Martha Hess of Pottstown, Pa. and Alma Stone of Frederick, Md.; a brother, Robert Stockslager of Hagerstown; a granddaughter; and three great-grandsons.

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