Obituaries for 2/9

February 11, 2002

Obituaries for 2/9

Nancy L. Lohr

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Nancy L. Turk Lohr, 59, of 11595 Orchard Drive, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002, at Waynesboro Hospital.

Born Jan. 26, 1943, in Windber, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Sylvester and Elsie Wirrick Turk.

She was a 1960 graduate of Windber High School.

She was employed part-time as a teacher's aide for the Waynesboro School District from 1981 to 1983. She also worked as a cashier and clerk for CVS Pharmacy in Waynesboro from 1983 to 1995.

She was a member of Evangelical Lutheran Church in Waynesboro where she was a member of Sewing Belles.

She was a past member of Mount Vernon Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 398 of Waynesboro.

She is survived by her husband, Jerry D. Lohr, whom she married Jan. 30, 1965; two daughters, Christine Kostecki of Gaithersburg, Md., and Diane Lohr of Frederick, Md.; a son, Eric Lohr of Columbus, Ohio; three sisters, Mary Markus and Genevive Mishko, both of Windber, and Linda Topka of Strongsville, Ohio; a brother, Robert Turk of Windber; two granddaughters; and nieces and nephews.


She was preceded in death by two sisters, Josephine Seese and Betty Verostick, and two brothers, Sylvester Turk and George Turk.

Services will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. at Evangelical Lutheran Church, Waynesboro. The Rev. Richard A. Seaks will officiate. Services also will be Monday at 4 p.m. at St. Thomas Lutheran Church, Hooversville, Pa., where the Rev. Gerald L. Myers will officiate.

Burial will be private.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro, and Monday at 3 p.m. at the church in Hooversville.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 452 E. King St., Chambersburg, PA 17201, or Evangelical Lutheran Church, 43 S. Church St., Waynesboro, PA 17260.

Terry L. Spriggs

FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - Terry Lee Spriggs, 58, of Caledonia Manor, 3305 Lincoln Way East and formerly of Harrisburg, Pa., died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002, at Caledonia Manor.

Born Feb. 12, 1943, in McConnellsburg, Pa., he was the son of Florence Davis Spriggs of McConnellsburg and the late William E. Spriggs.

He worked in Harrisburg as a laborer at a food market.

He is survived by five sisters, Janet Harris, Beverly Spriggs and Linda Burke, all of McConnellsburg, Patricia Moore of Mount Union, Pa., and Dorothy Austin of Kennesau, Ga.; and five brothers, Ronald Davis and Dennis Spriggs, both of Harrisburg, William Spriggs and Donald Spriggs, both of McConnellsburg, and Larry Spriggs of Mount Union, Pa.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Dottie Spriggs, and a brother, Jackie Spriggs.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, McConnellsburg. The Rev. Dianne Jefferson will officiate.

William A. St. Clair

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - William A. St. Clair, 67, of Martinsburg, died Friday, Feb. 8, 2002, at Heartland of Martinsburg.

Born July 13, 1934, in Hagers-town, he was the son of Mayola Zilles St. Clair of Summit, Miss., and the late Paul R. St. Clair.

He was a member of Florida American Legion, VFW, Amvets and Improved Order of Redmen.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Barbara McDonald St. Clair; two stepdaughters, Libby Cochran of Ridgeway, W.Va., and Patricia Odom of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; a stepson, Wilbur A. Johnson of Inwood, W.Va.; a sister, Patricia Burns of Summit; three brothers, Joseph W. St. Clair of Baltimore, Michael R. St. Clair of Lochlossa, Fla., and Dennis E. St. Clair of Florida; six step-grandchildren; and a step-great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Timothy St. Clair and Jerry St. Clair.

A memorial service will be held Monday at 10 a.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg. The Rev. John V. DiBacco Jr. will officiate.

Austin N. Bowie

FREDERICK, Md. - Austin Nolan Bowie, 68, of Frederick, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2002, at Frederick Memorial Hospital.

Born April 17, 1933, in Frederick, he was the son of the late Austin and Nellie M. Weedon Bowie.

He was employed by the National Bureau of Standards for 24 years and Frederick County government for 12 years. He drove school bus 211 in the Sagner area.

He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1952 to 1956.

He was of the Methodist faith and attended various local churches.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Esther L. Summers Bowie; a daughter, Sharon Bowie Garcia of Cascade; a son, Thomas Austin Bowie of Frederick; a sister, Joanne Bowie of Washington, D.C.; four brothers, Francis C. Bowie, Arthur T. Bowie and Reginald T. Bowie, all of Frederick, and Wright W. Bowie of Baltimore; a grandson; and three aunts.

He was preceded in death by a son, Austin Thomas Bowie, and a sister, Doris E. Snowden.

Services will be Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Stauffer Funeral Home in Frederick. The Rev. Ronald P. Simmons will officiate. Burial will be in Bartonsville Cemetery.

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