Obituaries for 11/30

December 02, 2002

Rosemarie Beaver

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Rosemarie "Rosie" Beaver, 51, of 12691 Old Pen Mar Road, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2002, in the Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pa.

Born Nov. 28, 1950, in Chambersburg, Pa., she was the daughter of Jack K. Goetz of Fayetteville, Pa., and the late Mary C. Goetz.

She was a 1968 graduate of Chambersburg Area Senior High School.

She and her husband Clarence H. Beaver, were married May 23, 1970, in Hagerstown.

She was employed by United Telephone Co. in Chambersburg as an operator, by Appalachian Nurseries in Waynesboro for 20 years and most recently by Citicorp Credit Services Inc. as a customer service representative.


In addition to her husband and father, she is survived by two sons, Clarence H. Beaver III of Waynesboro and Travis K. Beaver of Rouzerville; a sister, Patricia G. Rollins of Fayetteville; and two grandchildren.

Services were today at 11 a.m. at the Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad Street, Waynesboro. The Rev. Richard A. Seaks officiated. Burial will be in the Harbaugh Church Cemetery near Rouzerville.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home, but it was her request to have no public viewing.

Terry E. Savary

YORK, Pa. - Terry Edward "Eddie" Savary, 47, of 440 Beaver St., died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2002, at his home.

Born Jan. 10, 1955, in Takoma, Md., he was the son of Betty M. Lacey Savary of Orrtanna, Pa., and the late Clarence W. Savary.

He was a 1973 graduate of Chambersburg High School.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Yolanda Tayne Savary, whom he married Sept. 22, 1990; five children, Jason Savary of Fort Bragg, N.C., Eric Savary of Hellman, Pa., and Calvin Savary, Gabriel Savary and Terrell Savary, all at home; three sisters, Nancy Propst of Chambersburg, Pa., Patricia Wileman of Aspers, Pa., and Jane Carey of Bendersville, Pa.; a brother, Daniel Savary of Chambersburg; and nieces and nephews.

Services will be at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.

There will be no public viewing.

The family requests the omission of flowers.

Memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 452 E. King St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Arrangements are by Cumberland Valley Crematorium, Waynesboro, Pa.

Helen J. Bard

McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - Helen J. Bard, 88, formerly of McConnellsburg, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2002, at Woodland Retirement Center, Orbisonia, Pa.

Born Nov. 13, 1914, in Stanley, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Zegmond Rokosky and Ann Topeck Rokosky Zelensky.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Orville T. Bard.

She was employed by the Sewing Factory in Mercersburg, Pa. Later, she retired from Sagner.

She is survived by a sister, Stephanie Martinak of Waterman, Pa.; three nieces; three nephews; great-nieces; and great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her stepfather, Stanley Zelensky Sr. and a brother, William Rokosky.

Services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, McConnellsburg. Burial will be in Union Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Fulton County Medical Center, 216 S. First St., McConnellsburg, PA 17233.

John W. Henry

RANSON, W.Va. - John William Henry, 51, of Ranson, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2002, in Ranson.

Born March 7, 1951, in Albuquerque, N.M., he was the son of the late Warner and Alberta Smith Henry.

He was a jockey's agent at Charles Town Races & Slots. Earlier, he was employed by Lee Couchenour and Dennis Jackson Racing Stables.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He received the National Defense Service Medal and the Vietnam Service Medal with one Bronze Service Star, among other medals.

He was a Protestant.

He was a member of Charles Town HBPA, Jackson-Perks American Legion Post 71 of Charles Town and VFW Memorial Post 3522 of Charles Town.

He is survived by his wife, Terry Henry of Charles Town; a daughter, Brenda L. Bennett of Charles Town; four sisters, Bonnie Henry, Cindy Henry and Sherrie Henry, all of California, and Angela Cooper of Pennsylvania; a half-brother, Chris Koscienski of Kearneysville, W.Va.; and two grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Lora Henry and Tina Henry.

A memorial service will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town. Chaplain Rick Mann will officiate.

Burial will be private.

The family will receive friends Thursday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mida F. Silver

GLENGARY, W.Va. - Mida Frances Shriver Silver, 92, of Glengary died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2002, in Glengary.

Born April 21, 1910, in Morgan County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Charles J. and Clara Virginia Householder Shriver.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry P. Silver.

She attended Mount Carmel Church.

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