September 12, 2004

Lewis I. Maddocks, 83

OCT. 14, 1920-SEPT. 10, 2004

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Lewis I. Maddocks, 83, of Martinsburg, died Friday, Sept. 10, 2004, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Born Oct. 14, 1920, in Millinocket, Maine, he was the son of the late Daniel W. and Bertha Lewis Maddocks.

He received a master's degree from Boston University and a doctorate from Ohio State University.

He was a retired college professor who taught constitutional law and American government at the College of Wooster (Ohio).

He was a U.S. Army Air Force veteran of World War II.

He was a member of Christ Reformed Church in Martinsburg,.

He served as director for the Council for Christian Social Action of the United Church of Christ in Washington, D.C., and had held the same position in the New York office.


He is survived by his wife, Irene Cornell Maddocks; one daughter, Christine Lambert of Olney, Md.; one son, Paul T. Maddocks of Belgrade, Maine; one sister, Flora Fairfield of Barrington, R.I.; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be Monday at 1 p.m. at Christ Reformed Church, Martinsburg. The Rev. Thomas T. Hartshorn will officiate. Burial will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to Christ Reformed Church Endowment Fund, 117 E. Burke St., Martinsburg, WV 25401.

Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg.

Leroy Chaney, 60

AUG. 25, 1944-SEPT. 11, 2004

Leroy "Red" Chaney, 60, of 11910 Red Bud Lane, Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, Sept. 11, 2004, at his home.

Born Aug. 25, 1944, in Clear Spring, Md., he was the son of the late Harry and Christina Marie Staley Chaney.

He served in the U.S. Navy.

He was a carpenter by trade.

He is survived by his wife, Judy Gower Chaney; three sons, Ryan Chaney, Steve Chaney, and Eric and wife, Kristie, Chaney, all of Hagerstown; four sisters and four brothers; and two grandchildren, Greg Chaney and Hannah Chaney, both of Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends on Monday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Boonsboro Cemetery, Boonsboro, Md. The Rev. Bob Gower and the Rev. Charles Gower will officiate.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, Western Maryland Hospital, 1500 Pennsylvania Ave., Third Floor, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Anna E. Keckley, 92

JUNE 27, 1912-SEPT. 10, 2004

INWOOD, W.Va. - Anna Elizabeth Butler Keckley, 92, of Inwood, died Friday, Sept. 10, 2004, at her home.

Born June 27, 1912, in Berkeley County, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Charles L. and Anna M. Kisner Butler.

Her husband, Loring C. Keckley, preceded her in death.

She was the oldest member of Inwood United Methodist Church and the Willing Workers Class at the church.

She is survived by one son, L. Dale Keckley of Brunswick, Md.; one grandson, Patrick S. Keckley of Lexington, Va.; two stepgrandchildren, Kenny Custer of Richmond, Va., and Shannon Cook of Brunswick; and one niece.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Chloe Whittington and Mazie Kendall, and one brother, Grant Butler.

Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at South Berkeley Chapel, Inwood. Pastor John Brooks will officiate. Burial will be in Gerrardstown (W.Va.) Presbyterian Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 122 Waverly Court, Martinsburg, WV 25401.

Donald L. Suffecool, 73

OCT. 13, 1930-SEPT. 5, 2004

WILLIAMSPORT - Donald Leon Suffecool, 73, of Williamsport, died Sunday, Sept. 5, 2004, at his home.

Born Oct. 13, 1930, he was the son of the late Samuel Richard and Pearl Effie Mowen Suffecool.

His wife, Phyllis Opal Hafer Suffecool, preceded him in death.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War.

He was a member of the Potomac Fish & Game Club in Williamsport, Redmen Club 84, Moose Lodge 2276 and Elks Lodge 378.

He is survived by one daughter, Donna L. Burker of Hagerstown; one stepdaughter, Julie Snyder of Hagerstown; one son, David L. Suffecool of Bunker Hill, W.Va.; two stepsons, Mike Borsos of Inwood, W.Va., and Johnny Borsos of Long Beach, Calif.; five sisters, Mildred Burger and Ruth Morgan, both of Hagerstown, and Patsy Martin, Annabelle Kayser and Doris Sword, all of Clear Spring; one brother, Frederick Suffecool of Hagerstown; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Mason, and one brother, Tim Suffecool.

Memorial services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Potomac Fish & Game Club pavilion in Williamsport.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Cancer Society or a charity of one's choice.

Ethel M. Baker, 67

NOV. 19, 1936-SEPT. 9, 2004

Ethel M. Baker, 67, of Hagerstown, went to be with our Lord and Saviour Thursday, Sept. 9. 2004, at the home of her daughter.

Born Nov. 19, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Keller E. and Edith M. Bond Buhrman.

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