Born Dec. 30, 1924, in Estonia, Md., he was the son of the late Alexander and Annette Botker.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Stull Botker, in 1995.
He had been employed as an electrical engineer by Airpax Inc., retiring after 30 years.
He was a member of Weller United Methodist Church in Thurmont.
He is survived by two children, Sigrid B. Zimmerman of Frederick, Md. and Eric Botker of Adamstown, Md.; four grandchildren, Kyle Zimmerman and Brent Zimmerman, both of Frederick, and Kara Botker and Erin Botker, both of Adamstown; nieces and nephews.
Services will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at Weller United Methodist Church, Thurmont. The Rev. Ruth Ann Miller will officiate. Burial will be in Weller Cemetery, Thurmont.
The family will receive friends today from 6 to 8 p.m. at Robert E. Dailey and Son Funeral Home, Thurmont. The funeral home will open at 1 p.m.
Michael W. Dutrow
Michael William Dutrow, 23, of 54 S. Cannon Ave., Hagerstown, died Saturday, June 28, 2003, at University of Maryland Hospital in Baltimore.
Born May 3, 1980, in Hagerstown, he was the son of Joseph Roger and Mary Kathryn Shope Dutrow of Hagerstown.
He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church.
He was a local musician.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by two daughters, Sara N. Dutrow and Amber M. Richardson, both of Hagerstown; three sisters, Patricia R. Miller, Mary E. Dutrow and Jacqueline M. Dutrow, all of Hagerstown; one brother, Joseph M. Dutrow of Hagerstown; maternal grandmother, Edna J. Shope of Greenville, S.C.; four nieces and two nephews.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated today at 9:30 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Hagerstown. The Rev. George Limmer will be celebrant. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown.
There will be no visitation.
Arrangements are by Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, Hagerstown.
Kenneth A. Reynolds
Kenneth Allan Reynolds, 48, of 17338 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown, died Tuesday, July 1, 2003, at his home.
Born June 18, 1955, in Frederick, Md., he was the son of Adrian William Reynolds of Frederick and the late Evelyn Lucille Grams Reynolds.
He had been employed as a Federal Express courier.
He played football, baseball and wrestled for Thomas Johnson High School.
He played legion ball in Frederick and softball in the Frederick County Softball League.
In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife, Terri Frances Gilmore Reynolds, whom he married May 30, 1992; two sisters, Patricia A. Lipps of Frederick and Adrienne L. Yount of Adamstown, Md.; one brother, Edward W. Reynolds of Woodsboro, Md.; cousins, nieces and nephews.
Services will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at Robert E. Dailey and Son Funeral Home, Frederick. The Rev. Carroll Doggett will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick.
Visitation will be today from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.
Robert W. Kulp Jr.
Robert W. Kulp Jr., 58, of 11226 Cristins Circle, Hagerstown, who died Friday, June 27, 2003, was a Uniserve director for the Maryland Teachers Association for 21 years.
Robert M. Hoffman Jr.
LEITERSBURG - Robert Michael "Bobby" Hoffman Jr., 69, of 14401 Battletown Road, Leitersburg, Md., and formerly of Frederick, Md., died Sunday, June 29, 2003. A memorial service will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at Bast Funeral Home, Boonsboro. The Rev. Wendell McClellan will officiate.
The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.