October 09, 2003

Mary E. McClure

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Mary E. McClure, 85, of Manorcare Health Services, and formerly of 5300 Lincoln Way East in Fayetteville, Pa., died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2003, at Manorcare.

Born Feb. 7, 1918, in Fayetteville, she was the daughter of the late Lower and Cordelia Baughman.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ned McClure.

She worked as a seamstress at Shippensburg Dress Factory.

She attended Fayetteville Assembly of God Church.

She is survived by one daughter, Audrey Rock of Chambersburg; and one sister, Dorothy McClure of Manorcare Health Services.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Helen Reed and Nellie Fickes; and three brothers, Rush Baughman, Harold Baughman and James Baughman.

Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, Chambersburg. The Rev. George Mouer will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Fayetteville.


Visitation will be Saturday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home.

Alice I. Harley

FREDERICK, Md. - Alice Idella Martin Harley, 73, of 1421 Taney Ave., died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2003, at Kline Hospice House in Mount Airy, Md.

Born June 20, 1930, in Frederick County, Md., she was the daughter of the late Clayton Joseph and Sadie Hoffman Martin.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul G. Harley, in 1990.

She was employed by Frederick Memorial Hospital.

She is survived by two daughters, Kathy Linebaugh of Brunswick, Md., and Sherrie Scott of Frederick; one sister, Sherley Moss of Walkersville, Md.; two brothers, Floyd Martin of Hanover, Md., and Kenneth Martin of Grand Junction, Colo.; grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Harley; one son, Paul C. Harley; and sisters and brothers.

Services will be Friday at 10:30 a.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Walkersville. The Rev. Mark L. Foucart will officiate. Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Gardens, Frederick.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Keeney and Basford Funeral Home, Frederick, which will open at 3 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Kline Hospice House, c/o Hospice of Frederick County, P.O. Box 1799, Frederick, MD 21702; or St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 14 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Walkersville, MD 21793.

Barbara S. Stevenson

Barbara Sue Stevenson, 54, of 10033 Pleasant View Drive, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2003, at her home, 10033 Pleasant View Drive, Hagerstown, after a long illness.

Born in Hagerstown, on Thursday, March 17, 1949, she was the daughter of the late James Charles and Isabell I. Poffenberger Watkins.

She was the wife of Rodney Craig Stevenson. They celebrated their 36th wedding anniversary on Sept. 30 of this year.

She was a 1967 graduate of South Hagerstown High School. She was a former employee of Ingrams Men's Store for more than 20 years. She also was a member of Zion Evangelical and Reformed Church, where she taught Sunday School.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by daughter, Kelly M. Weicht; son, Ryan C. Stevenson of Hagerstown; twin sister, Bonnie L. Hart of Hagerstown; sister, Carolyn L. McMahan of Berkeley Springs, W.Va.; brother, Raymond E. Watkins of Hagerstown; granddaughter, Lenzie Weicht of Hagerstown; granddaughter, Lauren Weicht of Hagerstown; and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at the Zion Evangelical and Reformed Church, 201 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2003, at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev Robert Royal officiating.

Interment will be held at Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to John R. Marsh Cancer Center, 11110 Medical Campus Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742; or Hospice of Washington County, 1500 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Ada K. Fish

WILLIAMSPORT - Ada Katherine Fish, 84, was called out of this life from the Washington County Hospital on early Wednesday morning, Oct. 8, 2003.

Ada was born in Williamsport, Md., on March 5, 1919, to Anna Spigler Palmer and Van Dorn "Sunny" Palmer Sr.

Ada attended Williamsport schools until her freshman year, when she had to stop because her mother died. Ada had to stay at home to care for her three younger siblings. Later in life, she earned her GED from the Washington County Board of Education.

Mrs. Fish worked at Fairchild Aircraft Co., the Williamsport Federal Silk Mill, E.J. Fennel, and retired from the Purolator Delivery Service in 1981.

In her younger years, Ada was an avid golfer. She also bowled duck pins in the same women's league for more than 40 years.

Ada gave loving care to her first mother-in-law, Mrs. Brown, until she passed away. Ada also welcomed her father into her home and cared for him until he died. Her husband's mother, Rose Fish, was also taken by her into her home and cared for until she died.

Ada is survived by her loving husband, Warren G. Fish. They were blessed with more than 40 years of love and joy.

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