Obituaries for 6/9

June 09, 2002

Robert K. Daley

Robert Kenneth Daley, 80, of Hagerstown, who died Thursday, June 6, 2002, served in the U.S. Army.

Joan C. Schaff

Joan Claudette Schaff, of Knotty Pine Drive, Hagerstown, died Friday, June 7, 2002, at her home.

Born in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of Myra Mowbray Ringel of Hagerstown and the late Richard W. Ringel.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Schaff.

She was employed by Bell Atlantic, retiring in 1983. She also was the owner and operator of Travel Funn in Hagerstown.

She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Hagerstown.

She was a member of Pioneers of America; Funkstown American Legion Post 211 Ladies Auxiliary; Women of the Moose 2435 of Funkstown; and C.W.A.-Airline Reporting Corp.


In addition to her mother, she is survived by one son, Dana Schaff of Hagerstown; one brother, Richard Ringel of Portage, Ind.; one granddaughter, Jeanette Schaff of Hagerstown; two aunts; two uncles; nieces and nephews.

Private graveside services will be at the convenience of the family at Rose Hill Cemetery in Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. at American Legion Post 42, Northern Avenue, Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 101 E. Baltimore St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Arrangements are by Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg.

G. Melvina Stabler

INWOOD, W.Va. - G. Melvina Stabler, 76, of Inwood, died Friday, June 7, 2002, at City Hospital, Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born Nov. 30, 1925, in Burdette, Kan., she was the daughter of the late Karl and Ruth Moore Sidebottom.

She retired from the Howard County Board of Education.

She was a member of Hopewell Friends Meeting in Clearbrook, Va.; and Sandy Spring Meeting of Maryland.

She was a member of Women of the Moose; Piece Makers Quilt Guild; Extension Homemakers Club; N.S.S.; secretary of R C & D; and founder of Heritage Crafts of the Eastern Panhandle.

She is survived by her husband, Hugh V. Stabler; two sons, David Stabler of Woodbine, Md. and Gordon Stabler of Frederick, Md.; two sisters, Norma J. Conn of Denver and Dottie George of Royal Gorge, Colo.; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and a close friend, Kathy Stabler of Frederick.

She was preceded in death by one brother.

Services and burial will be private.

Memorial donations may be made to Heritage Crafts of the Eastern Panhandle, P.O. Box 1225, Martinsburg, WV 25402.

Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg.

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