October 23, 2003
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During World War II, she volunteered at Newton D. Baker Veterans Affairs Hospital.

She is survived by one sister, Clara V. Roberts of Martinsburg; two nieces and two nephews.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, George William and Noble E. Keedy.

Services will be Friday at 2 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home in Martinsburg. The Rev. Ken Fizer will officiate. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Friday from noon to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

Eric R. Amylon

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Eric Robert Amylon, 53, of Martinsburg, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2003.

Born Jan. 10, 1950, in Corning, N.Y., he was the son of Grace Bushee Amylon Waterman of Bonita Beach, Fla., and the late LeRoy Alfred Amylon.

In 2002, he was hired by the Hagerstown Division of Mack Trucks Inc. as a quality control section supervisor.

He is survived by his wife, Amorette Gent Amylon; one sister, Kristin Swain of Corning; one brother, Karl Amylon of Alaska; two stepsons; two nieces; one nephew; and nine grandchildren.


He was a member of St. Agnes Church in Shepherdstown, W.Va.

In 1996, he received recognition of Distinguished Associate from Corning Inc. for contributions as a chemical engineer and quality control specialist.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated Saturday at 10 a.m. at St. Agnes Church in Shepherdstown. The Rev. T. Matthew Rowgh will be celebrant.

The family will receive friends following the Mass at St. Agnes Parish Center.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Agnes Building Fund, Washington and Church streets, Shepherdstown, WV 25443.

Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home in Martinsburg.

Ray I. Weikert Jr.

Ray Isaac Weikert Jr., 77, of Hagerstown, Md., died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2003, at Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown.

Born Oct. 31, 1925, in Fairfield, Pa., he was the son of the late Ray Isaac Weikert Sr. and Ruth Catherine Hare Weikert.

He retired from Danzer Industries in Hagerstown, and previously was employed by Pony Express in Hagerstown; Rude Transportation in Falling Waters, W.Va.; and Halls Motor Transit in Hagerstown.

He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Hagerstown.

He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Navy.

He was a member of Hagers-town Lodge 217 AF & AM, past worthy patron of Olive Branch Chapter 34 of Keedysville, Md.; a member of Blue Ridge Sportsmen's Association Inc. of Fairfield; and VFW Post 6658 of Emmitsburg, Md.

He is survived by his wife, Sarah Jane Minnich Weikert; one daughter, Pamela R. Grubbs of Waynesboro, Pa.; one son, Randall R. Weikert of Honolulu; one stepson, Michael E. Minnich of Gambrills, Md.; one sister, Dorothy E. Perry of Fairfield; 11 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Clair W. Weikert.

Graveside services will be Friday at 10 a.m. at Rose Hill Cemetery in Hagerstown. The Rev. Edward H. Heim will officiate.

The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd. in Hagerstown.

H. Lamar Glover Sr.

MIDDLEBURY, Ind. - H. Lamar Glover Sr., 56, of Middlebury, and formerly of Pennsylvania, died Friday, Oct. 3, 2003, at the Hospice Home in Fort Wayne, Ind.

Born June 18, 1947, in Baltimore, he was the son of Claudia Myers Glover of Carlisle, Pa., and the late Rev. Dorsey Glover Jr.

He was an engineer for manufactured housing for 36 years.

He was a member of Sturgis Baptist Church, where he and his wife taught Sunday school classes.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Sharon Ann Taylor, whom he married May 17, 1969; four children, Lamar Glover Jr. of Knox, Ind., Amy Cook of Adrian, Mich., Sharah Glover of Middlebury, and Lori Kroupa of Millersburg, Ind.; one sister, Beverly Glover of Carlisle; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by an infant son, Darin A. Glover.

Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Sturgis Baptist Church in Sturgis, Mich.

Burial will be private.

The family will receive friends Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Rosenberg-Schipper Funeral Home in Sturgis; and at the church Tuesday at 10 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Released Time Bible Class Program, Sturgis Baptist Church, 26268 W. Chicago Road, Sturgis, MI 49091.

Jadon D. Chapman

KEARNEYSVILLE, W.Va. - Jadon Dale Chapman, infant son of Robert Chapman and Tina Delauder of Fox Glen, died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2003, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital, Ranson, W.Va.

Services and burial will be private.

There will be no visitation.

Arrangements are by Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home, Charles Town, W.Va.

Irene E. Myers

FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - Irene E. Myers, 90, of the Village of Laurel Run, and formerly of 348 E. McKinley St., Chambersburg, Pa., died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2003, at the Village of Laurel Run.

Born Sept. 21, 1913, in Falling Waters, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late William S. and Grace E. Landis Ludwig.

She was employed at Stanley Co. in Chambersburg for 30 years, retiring in 1966.

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