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February 04, 2002

Obituaries for 2/3

Virgie E. Creamer

WILLIAMSPORT - Virgie Emma "Peg" Creamer, 81, of Williamsport and formerly of Baltimore, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2002, at Homewood Retirement Center, Williamsport.

Born April 6, 1920, in Walkersville, Md., she was the daughter of the late Charles Daniel Eyler and Daisy Fitez Eyler Cromwell.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Morris Antone Creamer, in 1978.

She was an administrative aide for Commercial Credit Corporation, retiring in 1982 after 35 years of service.

She attended St. Andrew Presbyterian Church in Williamsport.

She was a member of Volunteer Services of Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and Francis Scott Key Medical Center, both in Baltimore; and a Red Cross Blood Donor.

She is survived by two stepdaughters, Joyce Serid and Betty Mitchell, both of Baltimore; one stepson, John Creamer of Baltimore; one sister, Mamie V. Bartlett of Pleasantville, Md.; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by a sister, Amanda Eyler; and a brother, Martin Eyler.

Services will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, Williamsport. The Rev. Mark Sandell will officiate.

Graveside services will be Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at Fork United Methodist Church Cemetery, Fork, Md.

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

William Daugherty Jr.

KNOXVILLE, Md. - William "Doc" Daugherty Jr., 76, of 3546 Cemetery Circle, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2002, at Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, Va.

Born June 7, 1925, in Harpers Ferry, W.Va., he was the son of the late William W. Daugherty Sr. and Nellie Roeder Daugherty.

He was preceded in death by his wife, June Shipe Daugherty.

He retired from Harpers Ferry Job Corps as a paint instructor.

He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Pennsylvania and received numerous medals.

He was a member of VFW Post 896; American Legion Post 14; secretary and treasurer of Pup Tent Opequon 2 of the Cooties; a member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 120, all of Martinsburg, W.Va.; a member and past district commander of VFW Post 3522 of Charles Town, W.Va.; a member of Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1582 of Brunswick, Md.; Harpers Ferry/Bolivar District Veterans; and International Brotherhood of Painters and Allied Trades.

He is survived by two daughters, Nancy Daugherty-Virts and Brenda Stokes, both of Knoxville; three sisters, Mary Catherine Ayres of Brunswick, Betty Moore of Knoxville and Helen Kemp of Ranson, W.Va.; one brother, Ronald Daugherty of Knoxville; two grandsons; and his companion, Wilma Mongold of Martinsburg, W.Va.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Mae Shipe and four brothers, Fred Coulter, Luther Coulter, Edward Daugherty and Herbert Daugherty Sr.

Services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Eackles-Spencer Funeral Home, Harpers Ferry. The Rev. Wendell McClellan will officiate. Burial will be in Reformed Cemetery, Knoxville.

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

Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, Frederick County Unit, 1011 E. Patrick St., Suite B, Frederick, MD 20701.

Betty L. Mose

SHARPSBURG - Betty Louise Mose, 59, of 5628 Mose Circle, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2002, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Feb. 14, 1942, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Henery Eugene and Cathern Mable Head.

She formerly was employed by Fahrney-Keedy Home.

She is survived by her husband, Phillip Mose; one daughter, Robin Kicklighter of Sharpsburg; one son, Ernest Mose Sr. of Sharpsburg; two sisters, Rosie Stwart of Spartanburg, S.C.,- and Shirley Grams of Mechanicsville, Pa.; one brother, Delmar Head of Hagerstown; and five grandchildren.

Graveside services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Mountain View Cemetery, Sharpsburg. The Rev. Richard Mose will officiate.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

Memorial donations may be made to Sharpsburg Area Rescue Service, P.O. Box 307, Sharpsburg, MD 21782.

Anna P. Osbourne

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Anna Pearrell "Mam mam" "Aunt Anna" Osbourne, 88, of Martinsburg, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2002, at City Hospital, Martinsburg.

Born Nov. 14, 1913, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Melva Cloud Pearrell.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond L. Osbourne Sr.

She was a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church, where she was known as "The Pie Lady" for heading pie making for the annual Christmas bazaar. She also made quilts for the church bazaars.

She is survived by three daughters, Joan Stark of Newport News, Va., Carolyn Burns of Elkridge, Md., and Barbara Hite of Martinsburg; one sister, Lois Slonaker of Martinsburg; 15 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one son, Raymond L. Osbourne Jr.; and one niece.

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