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September 03, 2002

Carol A. Carter-Gonzalez

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Carol A. Carter-Gonzalez, 56, of 2936 Adams Drive, died Sunday, Sept. 1, 2002, at Chambersburg Hospital.

Born Dec. 5, 1945, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, she was the daughter of Gerald Carter of St. Augustine, Fla., and Aurea Pena Carter of Canton, Mich.

She was the director of the HIV Program in San Juan.

She was a member of Mater Salvatoris Catholic Church, San Juan.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Jose J. Gonzalez; one daughter, Natalia Gonzalez of Chambersburg; and one brother, Cliff Carter of Canton.

Graveside services will be Thursday in Norland Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Chambersburg Hospital, Oncology Department, 112 N. Seventh St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Arrangements are by Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home Ltd., Chambersburg.

Andrew H. Mace


WESTON, W.Va. - Andrew Harold Mace, 87, of Route 3, died Sunday, Sept. 1, 2002, at Washington County Hospital. He had been residing with his daughter, Dr. Patricia M. Leonard, in Hagerstown for the past three years.

Born Nov. 11, 1914, in Hacker Valley, W.Va., he was the son of the late Roy Hamilton and Flossie Hill Mace.

He was a 1933 graduate of Weston High School.

He was employed by the Western Maryland Railroad, Ridgely, W.Va., from 1939 to 1956. He owned and operated Mace's Furniture Store, Weston, for 24 years, retiring in 1980. He also owned and developed Mace Addition in the Stonecoal (W.Va.) area.

He attended Horner United Methodist Church, where he served as an Adult Sunday School teacher.

He was a member and past president of Weston Lions Club; past president of Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen of Western Maryland; a volunteer fireman for LaVale (Md.) Volunteer Fire Co.; a 32nd degree Mason with Weston Masonic, AF&AM Lodge 10; and a member of American Numismatics Association, National Republican Presidential Task Force, West Virginia University Athletic Booster Association, the National Rifle Association, and West Virginia Christmas Tree Growers Association.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Goldie E. Corathers Mace; one son, Dr. Andrew H. Mace Jr. of Morgantown, W.Va.; one daughter, Dr. Patricia M. Leonard of Hagers-town; five sisters, Eula M. Brown of Buckhannon, W.Va., Lakie P. McPherson of Morgantown, Margie F. Sayre of Weston, Madeline Summerfield of Dothan, Ga., and Virginia L. Taylor of Plant City, Fla.; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Harry B. Mace.

Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Horner United Methodist Church, Horner, W.Va. The Revs. Bill Dawson, Mark Mooney and Clyde Crites will officiate. Burial will be in Weston Masonic Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Morris Funeral Home, Jane Lew, W.Va.

Memorial contributions may be made to Horner United Methodist Church, Horner, WV 26452.

Donald L. Hendershot

HANCOCK - Donald Lee Hendershot, 79, of Seavolt Road, died Monday, Sept. 2, 2002, at Beverly Health Care in Hagerstown.

Born March 31, 1923, in Buck Valley, Pa., he was the son of the late Jackson A. and Dora Means Hendershot.

His first wife, Helen Leasure Hendershot, died in 1990.

He retired from Mack Trucks, Hagerstown, as a machinist.

He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army with the rank of sergeant.

He was a member of Whips Cove United Church of Christ, Warfordsburg, Pa.

He was a member of Webster B. Harrison American Legion Post 26, Hancock; Williamsport Redmen Lodge 84; Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge 1483, Berkeley Springs, W.Va.; McConnellsburg VFW, McConnellsburg, Pa.; and the Forty and Eight.

He is survived by his second wife, Naomi Younker Hendershot, whom he married Oct. 27, 1997; four daughters, Donna L. Hendershot of Big Cove Tannery, Pa., Sharon K. Morris of Mercersburg, Pa., Marcia A. Keebaugh of Needmore, Pa., and Michelle D. Sipes of Hancock; four sons, Jackson L. Hendershot of Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Ronald E. Hendershot of Hancock, Kenneth L. Hendershot of Warfordsburg, and Richard L. Hendershot of Lititz, Pa.; five stepdaughters, Gloria Fleegle, Gayle Younker and Denise Potter, all of Hancock, Joan Younker of Clear Spring, and Ruomana Kesselring of Berkeley Springs; three stepsons, Larry Younker, Rodney Younker and Mike Younker, all of Hancock; one sister, Julia Steiner of Hagerstown; 16 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; 20 stepgrandchildren; and 16 stepgreat-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Claude Hendershot.

Services will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. The Revs. Jerry Rogers and George Lashley will officiate. Burial will in Rehoboth Methodist Cemetery near Hancock.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home, which will be open after noon.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made to American Diabetes Association, Maryland Area Office, 3120 Timanus Lane, Suite 106, Baltimore, MD 21244-2883.

Gary L. Upwright

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