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July 17, 2004

Bernard K. Sencindiver, 75

APRIL 12, 1929-JULY 15, 2004

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Bernard K. Sencindiver, 75, of Shepherdstown, died Thursday, July 15, 2004.

Born April 12, 1929, in Berkeley County, W.Va., he was the son of the late Wade Hampton Sencindiver and Jessie Luttrell Sencindiver.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Daisy Berry Sencindiver.

He was a member of Inwood (W.Va.) Family Worship Center, where he served as a trustee and an usher.

He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army.

He is survived by two daughters, Linda Miller of Bunker Hill, W.Va., and Margaret Unger of Gerrardstown, W.Va.; one son, the Rev. Kenneth W. Sencindiver of Winchester, Va.; one sister, Christine Borutta of Martinsburg; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one son, Larry E. Sencindiver; two sisters, Frances Foltz and Madeline Foltz; and three brothers, Edgar Sencindiver, Oscar Sencindiver and Alfred Sencindiver.


Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Inwood Family Worship Center. The Rev. David Palmer will officiate. Military graveside services will be in Pleasant View Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m. at South Berkeley Funeral Chapel, Inwood.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 122 Waverly Court, Martinsburg, WV 25401; or Inwood Family Worship Center, P.O. Box 198, Inwood, WV 25428.

Peter Abernethy, 63

AUG. 25, 1940-JULY 16, 2004

Peter Abernethy, 63, of 14103 Zinnia Lane in Hagerstown, died Friday, July 16, 2004, at his home.

Born Aug. 25, 1940, in Liverpool, England, he was the son of the late Thomas and Elizabeth Abernethy.

He was employed by Fairchild Smiths Industries in Germantown, Md., for 20 years.

He served in the British Merchant Navy.

He is survived by his wife, Margaret Mary Abernethy; one daughter, Maura Abernethy of Scottsdale, Ariz.; two sons, Peter Abernethy and Robert Abernethy, both of Scottsdale; four stepdaughters, Barbara L. Best of Winchester, Va., Rose A. Embrey of New Windsor, Md., Katrina S. Garry of Woodsboro, Md., and Lesa M. Crown of Murrells Inlet, S.C.; one stepson, Laron M. Broadwater of Mount Airy, Md.; one sister, Susan Price of Manchester, England; one brother, Thomas Abernethy of Chambersburg, Pa.; 14 grandchildren; five great-grandsons; one niece; and two nephews.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Charles Abernethy.

A memorial service will be Sunday at 7 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown. William E. Allen will officiate.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may made to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058.

Arthur E. Wallech, 58

JULY 2, 1946-JULY 15, 2004

CLEAR SPRING - Arthur Edward Wallech, 58, of 12535 Rockdale Road, died Thursday, July 15, 2004, at Julia Manor Nursing Home in Hagerstown.

Born July 2, 1946, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late John Wallech Sr. and Anna C. Poper Wallech.

He was employed by Hollis E. Henry Painting Contractor.

He was a member of the Salvation Army.

He is survived by his wife, Rebecca Marie Gift Wallech; one daughter, Frances Semler of Hagerstown; three sons, Terry Wallech, Arthur King and Howard King, all of Hagerstown; two stepdaughters, Samantha M. Quijanio of Jefferson, Md., and Sabrina E. Ford of Hagerstown; one stepson, Earl F. Ford Jr. of Clear Spring; one sister, Elizabeth M. Burkholder of Greencastle, Pa.; three brothers, Charles Wallech, Ben Wallech and John Wallech Jr., all of Hagerstown; five grandchildren; seven stepgrandchildren; and nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Ricker; one brother, John Wallech; one stepsister, Doris Repp; and one grandson.

Services will be Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the Salvation Army in Hagerstown. Major Butch Mallard will officiate.

Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

There will be no viewing.

Memorial donations may be made to Howard King, 156 S. Potomac St., Apt. 2N, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown.

Charles H. Reeder, 67

DEC. 20, 1936-JULY 15, 2004

Charles Harry Reeder, 67, of 145 Sunbrook Lane in Hagerstown, died Thursday, July 15, 2004, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Dec. 20, 1936, in Altoona, Pa., he was the son of the late Robert E. Reeder and Wiona L. White Reeder.

He was employed by Washington County Hospital as an anesthetist for 20 years, and also by Antietam Health Services at Robinwood Medical Center since 1993.

He served in the U.S. Air Force.

He was a member of Alsatia Club, BPO Elks Lodge 378, Redmen of Williamsport, Potomac Fish and Game Club and the American Legion, among other organizations.

He is survived by his wife, A. Monique Reeder; two sons, Charles L. Reeder of Glen Allen, Va., and Jay C. Reeder of Clear Spring; two sisters, Shirley DeWitt of Altoona, and Carol A. Bruffey of Gerrardstown, W.Va.; one brother, Robert G. Reeder of Hollidaysburg, Pa.; and three grandchildren.

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