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Obituaries for 7/18

July 18, 2003

John J. Angotti

FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - John J. Angotti, 72, of 6019 Greenbriar Terrace, died Thursday, July 17, 2003, at his home.

Born Sept. 19, 1930, in Brooklyn, N.Y., he was the son of the late John J. and Rose Fuoco Angotti.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Kathleen M. Shields Angotti, on April 26, 2003. They were married Nov. 25, 1950.

He was a 1948 graduate of Brooklyn High School of Automotive Trade.

Prior to his retirement in 1988, he and his brother co-owned Glenridge Coach Co. in Brooklyn, which provided chartered bus service.

He was a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church in Waynesboro, Pa., and Joseph Barry Council 2520 of Knights of Columbus of Hicksville, N.Y.

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He played minor league baseball with teams around New York City, New Jersey and up-state New York. He played shortstop and had a tryout with the Brooklyn Dodgers.

He is survived by one daughter, Michele K. Angotti of Chambersburg, Pa.; one son, Michael J. Angotti of Arlington, Mass.; six grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Louis Angotti.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Andrew Catholic Church, Waynesboro. The Rev. Thomas J. Hemler will be celebrant.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro, where a prayer service will be held at 8:30 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Alzheimer's Association, South Central Pennsylvania Chapter, 2001 N. Front St., Harrisburg, PA 17102.




Ralph E. Dicken

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Ralph Emmit Dicken, 78, of 14842 Ridge Road, died Wednesday, July 16, 2003, at his home.

Born Feb. 27, 1925, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late William E. and Tressie Shipp Dicken.

He was a 1942 graduate of Hagerstown High School.

He worked as an inspector at Fairchild Aircraft in Hagerstown.

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He was a member of Greencastle (Pa.) Sportsman Association; a model airplane club; and S.P.E.B.S.Q.S.A. Inc. Barber Shop Quartet.

He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Ellen L. Yeager Dicken; one daughter, Saundra L. Dicken of Chambersburg, Pa.; one son, Ralph E. Dicken of Waynesboro; two grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Janet Anderson.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle. Earl Hixon will officiate with assistance prior to the service from Chaplain Judith L. Guasch.

There will be no public viewing; the family will receive friends Tuesday immediately prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Lutheran Hospice Home Care Services, 2700 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, PA 17201.

Arrangements are by Cumberland Valley Crematorium, Waynesboro.




Kenneth D. Carbaugh

CLEAR SPRING - Kenneth D. "Sheriff" Carbaugh, 62, of 13632 Blairsvalley Road, died Thursday, July 17, 2003, at Washington County Hospital.

Born July 11, 1941, in Blairsvalley, he was the son of the late David Elmer Carbaugh and Hilda Mae Repp Carbaugh. His late grandparents George and Hazel Repp also assisted in his raising.

He attended Clear Spring High School.

He retired from Bragunier Masonry Co. in Clear Spring.

He was a member of Blairsvalley First Church of God.

He is survived by three aunts and four uncles.

He was preceded in death by one aunt.

Services will be Monday at 11 a.m. at Blairsvalley First Church of God. The Rev. Robert Stone will officiate. Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Donald E. Thompson Funeral Home, Clear Spring, which will open at noon.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Blairsvalley First Church of God, P.O. Box 161, Clear Spring, MD 21722.




Samuel W. Haines Jr.

SMITHSBURG - Samuel Wallace Haines Jr., 89, of Smithsburg, died Wednesday, July 16, 2003, at his home.

Born March 26, 1914, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Samuel W. Haines and Ruth J. Frey Haines Barr.

He was employed by Landis Tool Co.

He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, and attended the Men's Bible Class.

He was a member of Western Maryland Sportsmen's Club 124; Fish and Game Club; Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 212; Tall Cedars of Lebanon Forest 95; and Salem Lodge 196 AF & AM.

He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Eva Elizabeth Haines; one daughter, Margaret L. Keller of Smithsburg; one granddaughter, Debra K. Doub of Falling Waters, W.Va.; one grandson, William L. Keller Jr. of Chewsville; and two great-grandchildren.

Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church, Hagerstown. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 1500 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Arrangements are by Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, Hagerstown.




Ruth V. Litten

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