August 18, 2003

Oren M. Carlin Sr.

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Oren M. Carlin Sr., 67, of 800 Mickeys Inn Lane, who died Friday, Aug. 15, 2003, at Beverly Healthcare in Fayetteville, Pa., also was preceded in death by one half sister, Ginger Neil.

Paul W. Strine

FREDERICK, Md. - Paul William Strine, 88, formerly of Magnolia Ave. in Frederick, and a resident of Tranquillity of Fredericktowne, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, at Frederick Memorial Hospital.

Born Feb. 27, 1915, in Woodsboro, Md., he was the son of the late James William and Elsie Dinterman Strine.

His wife, Louise Jones Strine, died May 19, 1995. They were married in August 1936.

He was a 1932 graduate of Frederick High School and attended Hagerstown Junior College. He participated in many specialized seminars dealing with the transportation industry.

He was employed by Eastalco Aluminum Co. in 1968, and retired as director of transportation in 1983.

He served in the Maryland National Guard.


He was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church.

He was a member of Junior Chamber of Commerce of Frederick County; past president of Hagerstown Traffic Club; past Exalted Ruler of Frederick Elks Lodge 684; past president of Frederick Lions Club; and past president of the Catoctin Club of Frederick.

He is survived by one daughter, Roxanna S. Tyeryar of Frederick; three grandsons, Jeffrey W. Tyeryar of Kensington, Md., Clay D. Tyeryar of Falls Church, Va., and Wesley K. Tyeryar of Ijamsville, Md.; five great-grandsons; and one nephew.

He was preceded in death by one son, Paul A. Strine.

Services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Keeney and Basford Funeral Home, Frederick. The Rev. Kathryn T. Woodrow will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick.

Visitation will be Wednesday one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pearl Bell Fund at Calvary United Methodist Church, 133 W. Second St., Frederick, MD 21701.

Jolene F. Barnhart

WILLIAMSPORT - Jolene Frances Barnhart, 58, of 14241 Falling Waters Road, died Saturday, Aug. 16, 2003, at Washington County Hospital.

Born April 25, 1945, in Waynesboro, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Pauline Garvin Garver.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, Robert W. Barnhart II.

She was a 1963 graduate of Waynesboro High School.

She was employed by Wolfe Brothers General Contractors in Myersville, Md., for 27 years as vice president and comptroller.

She was a member of Potomac Fish and Game Ladies Auxiliary, and Pocohantas Tribe 84 of Williamsport Redman.

She is survived by two sons, Robert W. Barnhart III of Greencastle, Pa., and Todd M. Barnhart of Hagerstown; one sister, Sarah H. Smith of Cascade; a special friend, Roger Rohrer of Hagerstown; and three grandchildren.

Memorial services will be Wednesday at 7 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Louis L. Emerick will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Manitoe c/o Mark McNairn Scholarship Fund, 7564 Brown's Mill Road, Chambersburg, PA 17201.

George O. Baker Jr.

George O. "Junie" Baker Jr., 75, of Hagerstown, died following a lengthy illness Sunday, Aug. 17, 2003, at Avalon Nursing Center in Hagerstown.

Born April 9, 1928, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late George O. and Mary L. (Leasure) Baker Sr.

He was the husband of Joan D. (Weaver) Baker of Hagerstown, whom he married March 18, 1949.

Junie, a life resident of Hagerstown, retired in 1978 from the Maryland Correctional Institution in Hagerstown, with more than 20 years of service. He later served as a marshal for Black Rock Golf Course in Hagerstown for 10 years.

Junie was an avid sportsman and played both softball and baseball in the early Washington County leagues.

He was a member of Eagles Inc., Waynesboro, Pa.; B.P.O.E. Elks Lodge 378, Hagerstown; the former Moose Club of Hagerstown; American Legion Post 211, Funkstown; and Christ Lutheran Church, Hagerstown.

In addition to his wife, George is survived by two daughters, Deborah A. Poffenberger of Hagerstown, and Kathy L. Whorten of Colorado Springs, Colo.; one uncle; one aunt; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

George was preceded in death by one brother, Ronald Baker, who died in 1964.

Funeral services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. There will be no visitation.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Washington County SPCA, 13011 Maugansville Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

The arrangements have been entrusted to Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown.

Abram S. Horst

INWOOD, W.Va. - Abram S. "Abe" Horst, 79, of 1993 Henshaw Road, died Thursday, Aug. 14, 2003, at his home.

Born March 21, 1924, near Cearfoss, he was the son of the late Samuel E. and Fannie K. Shank Horst.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Waneta J. Hottle Horst.

He was employed by the Wal-Mart Supercenter in Martinsburg, W.Va.

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