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Obituaries for 8/14

August 14, 2002

Frank W. Anglin

BOONSBORO - Frank W. Anglin, 73, of Maple Avenue, died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2002, at his home.

Born Dec. 30, 1928, in DeKalb, Texas, he was the son of the late Gordon Anglin and Opal Hall McCright.

He retired from Phoenix in Frederick, Md., in 1993.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, serving in Japan and Korea.

He attended Valley Grace Brethren Church, Hagerstown.

He is survived by his wife, Phyllis E. Rayski Anglin, whom he married Oct. 21, 1951; two daughters, Diane Carr and Joan Day, both of Boonsboro; one foster daughter, Victoria Montero of New Port Richey, Fla.; one half-sister, Peggy Anglin of Arkansas; four half-brothers, Carroll Hall of Texas, and Gerald Anglin, Tommy Anglin and Lonnie Anglin, all of Louisiana; and three grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Owen Anglin; and one half-sister, Martha Braun.

A memorial service will be held today at 7 p.m. at Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg. The Rev. Ken Harris will officiate.

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There will be no viewing.

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




Ruth A. Stoner

SHADY GROVE, Pa. - Ruth A. Stoner, 74, of 1862 Buchanan Trail East, died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2002, at Harrisburg (Pa.) General Hospital.

Born April 29, 1928, in Worleytown, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Allen Henry Wesley and Mary Ellen Hartman Burkett.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert H. Stoner, in 2001. They were married Oct. 26, 1946.

She attended Greencastle, Pa., schools.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Foursquare Gospel Church in Greencastle.

She is survived by two daughters, Leah R. Funk of Chambersburg, Pa. and Margaret C. Gossert of Columbia, Md.; four sons, Allen L. Stoner and William M. Stoner, both of Greencastle, Pa., Daniel W. Stoner of Shady Grove and Robert H. Stoner Jr. of Chambersburg; 19 grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one stepgreat-grandson; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Carl R. Stoner and David L. Stoner; two half-brothers, Wilbur Hartman and Charles Barnhart; and one granddaughter.

Services will be Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at Foursquare Gospel Church, Greencastle. Pastors Victor Miller and Walter Hock will officiate. Burial will follow in Parklawn Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.

The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Foursquare Gospel Church, 236 Tyrone St., Greencastle, PA 17225; or to Franklin County Office on Aging, 218 N. Second St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.




Kenneth R. Deckman

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - Kenneth R. Deckman, 77, of Hedgesville, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2002, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born March 11, 1925, in Lancaster, Pa., he was the son of the late Benjamin and Barbara Deckman.

He was a printer and an alcohol counselor for the Washington Post.

A veteran of World War II and the Korean War, he served in the U.S. Navy.

He was a member of the Typographical Union.

He is survived by his wife, Susan Whiteley Deckman; three daughters, Barbara Deckman of Lancaster, Roseanne Kalen of Oregon and Carla Kofroth of Lititz, Pa.; three sons, Kenneth R. Deckman Jr. of Lancaster, Richard Deckman of Lovettsville, Va. and Kermit B. Deckman of Sterling, Va.; 15 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Services will be Thursday at 3 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg. Pastor Kathy Spitzer will officiate.

Burial will be in National Cemetery in Hawaii.




S. Ruth Myers

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - S. Ruth Myers, 80, of 919 Geyer Drive, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2002, at Chambersburg Hospital.

Born July 13, 1922, in Chambersburg, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Virgie Frey Besecker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Chester N. Myers, on June 11, 2002.

She was employed by United Telephone; and by Sprint for 42 years.

She was a member of Fourth Street Church of the Brethren.

She was a member of Women of the Moose, Burt J. Asper Post 46 American Legion Auxiliary and Landis-McCleaf Detachment Marine Corps League Auxiliary.

She is survived by one stepdaughter, Regina Diehl of Shippensburg, Pa.; one sister, Arlene Rensch of Chambersburg; two stepgrandchildren; three stepgreat-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by four sisters, one brother and two nephews.

Services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Robert G. Sellers Funeral Home, Chambersburg. The Rev. Manny Diaz will officiate. Burial will be in Lincoln Cemetery.

There will be no viewing; the family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Women of the Moose will hold a memorial service Thursday at 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Fourth Street Church of the Brethren, 260 S. Fourth St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.




Richard B. Dunn

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