Obituaries for 1/10

January 10, 2003

Kenneth W. Tennison

AUSTIN, Texas - A memorial service for Kenneth W. Tennison, of Austin, who died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2003, will be Saturday at St. James Episcopal Church, Austin. The family will receive friends Saturday at 3 p.m. at the church.

Bruce W. Zombro

INWOOD, W.Va. - Bruce W. Zombro, 55, of Inwood, died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2003, at Winchester (Va.) Medical Center, Winchester, Va.

Born Nov. 21, 1947, in Martinsburg, W.Va., he was the son of Evelyn Floyd Kline and the late Howard Kline.

He was a graduate of Martinsburg High School.

He was a member of Robert White Lodge 67 AF & AM, Martinsburg Moose Lodge 120, Tall Cedars of Lebanon and a volunteer of South Berkeley Fire Department.


He coached the Martinsburg Little League and South Berkeley Little League.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 30 years, Karen DeHaven Zombro; one daughter, Angela Rao of Jackson, Mich.; one son, R. Andy Zombro of Inwood; one sister, Deborah Hildebrand of Jefferson, Md.; one brother, James Zombro of Hedgesville, W.Va.; and three grandchildren.

Services will be Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at South Berkeley Funeral Chapel in Inwood. Burial will be in Rosedale Cemetery with Masonic graveside services.

The family will receive friends Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to South Berkeley Little League Baseball, P.O. Box 239, Inwood, WV 25428.

John H. Ganoe Jr.

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - John H. "Jack" Ganoe Jr., 66, of Martinsburg, died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2003, at City Hospital.

Born Dec. 31, 1936, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late John H. Ganoe Sr. and Madeline V. Wisner Ganoe Beard.

He was a truck driver for Halls Motor Transit for 26 years. He retired from Grove Trucking Co. in 1999. He drove trucks for more than 40 years without an accident or citation, earning a perfect driving record.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps.

He was a member of Washington County Slow Pitch League, Harmons Tavern, Eagles Club and Long Meadow Bowl Mixed Doubles League, all of Hagerstown.

He is survived by his wife, Paula J. Shanholtz Ganoe of Leitersburg; two daughters, Cherie K. Ganoe and Erika L. Ganoe, both of Hagerstown; one son, Jack E. Ganoe of Hagerstown; one sister, Nancy Brezler of Hagerstown; two brothers, Steve Ganoe of Chambersburg, Pa. and Greg Nutter of Hagerstown; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and his caregiver, Mary E. Otto of Martinsburg.

Services will be Monday at 10:30 a.m. at Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, North Potomac Street, Hagerstown. The Rev. Dean P. Pryor will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown.

Visitation will be Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Walter A. Schwartz Jr.

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Walter A. Schwartz Jr., 72, of 59 Carnelian Drive, died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2003, at Chambersburg Hospital.

Born April 23, 1930, in Hustontown, Pa., he was the son of the late Walter A. Sr. and Jessie Martini Wagner Schwartz.

He worked as a machine operator for T.B. Woods, retiring in 1991.

He attended St. James United Brethren in Christ Church in Chambersburg.

He is survived by his wife, Doris J. Reeder Schwartz, whom he married Aug. 29, 1949; six sons, Thomas W. Schwartz of Greencastle, Pa., Terry R. Schwartz and Gary E. Schwartz, both of Chambersburg, and Edward W. Schwartz, William J. Schwartz and Trevor A. Schwartz, all of Fayetteville, Pa.; two sisters, Betty Lowman of Chambersburg and Dorothy Cook of Gettysburg, Pa.; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one son, Bill Schwartz; one sister, Evelyn Schenek; two brothers, Wayne H. Schwartz and William Schwartz; and one grandchild.

Services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, Chambersburg. The Revs. Michael Rockwell and George Mouer will officiate. Burial will be in St. Thomas Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 225 E. King St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Mary A. Meyers

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Mary A. Meyers, 76, of 1005 Loudon Road, died Thursday, Jan. 9, 2003, at her home.

Born June 14, 1926, in Franklin County, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Daniel M. and Susan S. Wenger Meyers.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of Old Order River Brethren.

She is survived by her husband, Carl W. Meyers, whom she married Nov. 7, 1946; one daughter, Doris I. Sollenberger of Mercersburg, Pa.; one son, Kenneth E. Meyers of Chambersburg; three sisters, Elizabeth Miller of Chambersburg, Ruth Byers of Mercersburg, Pa. and Rachel Byers of St. Thomas, Pa.; three brothers, Laban Meyers and John Meyers, both of Mercersburg, and Howard Meyers of Greencastle, Pa.; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Harold Meyers and Lester Meyers; and one grandson.

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