Obituaries 3/12

March 12, 2002

Marian Slayman

HUDSON, Fla. - Marian Slayman, 82, of Hudson, and formerly of Hagerstown, died Thursday, March 7, 2002.

She is survived by her husband, Ed Slayman; a daughter, Christine Ott of Adamstown, Md.; a stepdaughter, Joan Bradford of Hagerstown; two sons, Bill Mapes and Andy Mapes, both of Smithsburg; a stepson, James Slayman of Hagerstown; a sister, Myrtle Royes of Phoenix; a brother, Stanley Carlson of Muskegon, Mich.; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, March 23, 2002, at 11 a.m. at St. Mark's Lutheran Church, Hagerstown.

Arrangements are by Dobies Funeral Home, Hudson, Fla.

Jessie L. Haddock

Jessie L. Haddock, 75, of 1418 Salem Ave., Hagerstown, died Monday, March 11, 2002, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Jan. 6, 1927, in Cumberland, Md., she was the daughter of the late Stephen J. and Kathleen Shipley Eckard.

She was last employed with the U.S. government and previously with Anderson Dry Cleaning.


She was a member of Pleasant Hill United Brethren Church, and Willing Workers Sunday School class.

She is survived by her husband, Allen H. Haddock; two brothers, L. Donald Eckard of Maugansville, and Charles L. Yankee of West Virginia; nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park. The Rev. Lester Kauffman will officiate.

There will be no viewing.

The family requests the omission of flowers; memorial donations may be made to Pleasant Hill United Brethren Church, 3664 Coseytown Road, Greencastle, PA 17225.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

Julia McNally

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Julia McNally, 97, of Charles Town, died Sunday, March 10, 2002, at Integrated Health Services of West Virginia in Charles Town.

Born Nov. 2, 1904, in New York City, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Rose Marie Oliver Fierro.

Her husband, Orie Peter McNally, died Jan. 19, 1968.

She owned thoroughbred race horses at Charles Town Races for 50 years.

She was a member of St. James Catholic Church, Charles Town.

She was a member of Charles Town Division of HBPA, and the Breeders Club.

She is survived by two daughters, Audrey M. Holleman of Jacksonville, Fla., and Jean Dwyer of Floral Park, N.Y.; a brother, Frank Fierro of New York; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one son, Warren C. McNally; two sisters; and four brothers.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at St. James Catholic Church, Charles Town. The Rev. Matthew Rowgh will officiate. Burial will be in Edge Hill Cemetery, Charles Town.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town.

Norman D. Martin

THURMONT, Md. - Norman D. Martin, 79, of Thurmont, died Friday, March 8, 2002, at his winter home in North Fort Myers, Fla.

Born Jan. 6, 1923, in Takoma Park, Md., he was the son of the late Joseph and Mildred MacPherson Martin.

He was a 1941 graduate of Montgomery Blair High School. He completed his schooling at Ben Franklin University. He was a graduate of Stonier Graduate School of Banking at Rutgers University.

He worked at Takoma Park Fire Department; then for Suburban National Bank. During 38 years in banking he held several positions and retired from Thurmont Bank as president.

He was a veteran of World War II, he served with the 8th Air Force in England.

He was a member of Weller United Methodist Church, Thurmont, and served in leadership positions.

He was a member of Toastmasters Club, Maryland Bankers Association, Washington Personnel Association, Silver Spring Rotary Club, Thurmont American Legion Post 168, Thurmont Lions Club and Thurmont Senior Citizens.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Florence Means Martin; two daughters, Eileen Emswiller of Eldersburg, Md., and Debbie Mann of Hagerstown; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, William Bruce Martin.

Services will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at Weller United Methodist Church, Thurmont. The Rev. Ruth Ann Miller will officiate. Burial will be in Colesville Cemetery, Silver Spring, Md.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 7 to 9 p.m. at Stauffer Funeral Home, Thurmont; and at the church Wednesday at 9 a.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Weller United Methodist Church, 101 N. Altamont Ave., Thurmont, MD 21788; or to a charity of one's choice.

William T. Cain

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - William Thomas Cain, 58, of Berkeley Springs, and formerly of Daytona Beach, Fla., died Sunday, March 10, 2002, at Winchester (Va.) Medical Center.

Born June 6, 1943, in West Chester County, Pa., he was the son of the late William Cain and Anna Munce Cain Jester.

He attended parochial schools in the Philadelphia area, and attended business college in Delaware.

He worked as director of Plant Services with Morgan County War Memorial Hospital, Berkeley Springs, for 11 years.

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