She was preceded in death by two sisters, Grace M. Pfoutz and Mary E. Kichman.
Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home in Waynesboro. The Rev. Henry K. Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery in Waynesboro.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Evangelical Lutheran Church, 43 S. Church St., Waynesboro, PA 17268.
Hazel P. Vergers, 88
AUG. 18, 1916-JAN. 25, 2005
Hazel Pauline Vergers, 88, of Hagerstown died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2005, at Washington County Hospital.
Born Aug. 18, 1916, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Charles Eldridge and Bessie Katherine Gordon Mullenix.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 25 years, Abraham Vergers.
She was a 1934 graduate of Hagerstown High School.
She had worked as a clerk for Fairchild.
She was a member of Otterbein United Methodist Church.
She is survived by one son, Charles A. Vergers of Hagerstown.
Services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel in Hagerstown. The Rev. Stephen D. Robison will officiate.
The family will receive friends Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Otterbein United Methodist Church, 108 E. Franklin St., Hagerstown, MD 21742.
Clarence E. Roy Sr., 84
SEPT. 12, 1920-JAN. 26, 2005
WILLIAMSPORT - Clarence Edgar Roy Sr., 84, of 16505 Virginia Ave., died Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2005, at Homewood Retirement Center in Williamsport.
Born Sept. 12, 1920, in Winchester, Va., he was the son of the late Clarence Edgar and Mabel Mason Roy.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marie Socorro Roy, in 2003.
He was employed by Walsh and Kohler Glass Co.
He was a Methodist.
He was a member of American Legion Potomac Post 202 of Williamsport and The Improved Order of Red Men Tribe 84 of Williamsport.
He is survived by one daughter, Juanita Unruh of Vero Beach, Fla.; two sons, Clarence E. Roy III of Kearneysville, W.Va., and Eddie Roy of Kernstown, Va.; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Clifton Roy and Johnny Roy; five sisters; and three brothers.
A memorial service will be Friday at 1 p.m. at Osborne Funeral Home in Williamsport. Ray Nieves will officiate.
Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
The family will receive friends Friday following the service at the funeral home.
The family requests the omission of flowers.
Memorial donations may be made to Rafael Nieves Heart Foundation for Children, P.O. Box 1135, Huntingtown, MD 20639.
Robert E. Neikirk, 57
JULY 13, 1947-JAN. 23, 2005
BULLS GAP, Tenn. - Robert Elgene "Bob" Neikirk, 57, of 211 Spice Cove, Bulls Gap, died Sunday, Jan. 23, 2005, at his home.
Born July 13, 1947, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Victor A. and Carrie Ann Itnyre Neikirk.
He was the owner of the Spice Cove Sutlery.
He was a member of Sons of Confederate Veterans.
He is survived by his wife, Beverly Neikirk; four sons, Curtis W. Neikirk of Williamsport, Paul E. Neikirk of Bel Air, Md., Michael W. Neikirk of Bulls Gap and Matthew T. Neikirk of Hagerstown; two stepsons, Stephen Gibbs and Adam Gibbs, both of Greenville, N.C.; one sister, Tina M. Rhodes of Williamsport; one stepgranddaughter; one niece; one great-niece and one great-nephew; and his former wife, Joan O'Brien of Waynesboro, Pa.
Services will be Friday at 2:30 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown. The Rev. Ed Hampton will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park in Hagerstown.
The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Ernest Houser Jr., 79
JUNE 4, 1925-JAN. 26, 2005
CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Ernest Houser Jr., 79, of Charles Town, died Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2005, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Ranson, W.Va.
Born June 4, 1925, in Bakerton, W.Va., he was the son of the late Ernest M. and Jessie L. Lynch Houser.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Gladys V. Arrington Houser, in 1997.
He attended Harpers Ferry (W.Va.) High School.
He was a secret service officer in the U.S. Government for 30 years.