February 09, 2005

Edgar C. Winfield

Due to a source's error, the obituary in Saturday's Herald-Mail for Edgar C. Winfield, 84, omitted the names of sisters and brothers who preceded him in death.

He also was preceded in death by two sisters, Ethel Frushour and Mary Kline and five brothers, Jesse Winfield, Wilmer Winfield, Fred Winfield, Glenn Winfield and Carroll Winfield.

William G. Kline, 73

APRIL 18, 1931-FEB. 7, 2005

WILLIAMSPORT - William Granville "Granny" Kline, 73, of Williamsport, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2005, at Washington County Hospital.

Born April 18, 1931, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Charles G. and Arlene V. Frazee Kline.

He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Funkstown.

He was a self-employed custom home builder.

He was a member of B.P.O. Elks Lodge 378 of Hagerstown, The Improved Order of Redman Council 84 of Williamsport, American Legion Post 202 of Williamsport and a past member of Funkstown Lions Club.


He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Perkins Kline; one daughter, Dorothy K. Zimmerman of Hagerstown; one sister, Deborah S. King of Inwood, W.Va.; two brothers, Robert L. Kline of Funkstown and Richard A. Kline of Hagerstown; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Betty L. Kline and one brother, Daniel M. Kline.

A memorial service will be held Saturday at noon at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel in Hagerstown. The Rev. Darrell Layman will officiate.

Inurnment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Friends of Animals, National Headquarters, 777 Post Road, Suite 205, Darien, CT 06820 or St. Paul's Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 148, Funkstown, MD 21734.

William D. King Sr., 75

MAY 18, 1929-FEB. 8, 2005

William Dale King Sr., 75, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2005, at Washington County Hospital in Hagerstown.

Born Saturday, May 18, 1929, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Edgar W. King and Dorothy Trager King.

He and his wife owned and operated Kings Variety Store in Clear Spring from 1958 to 1964. He then went to work with Potomac Edison and retired from Carpets Inc. in 1982.

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

He was a former Hagerstown City Councilman, serving from 1981 to 1985 and also served on the Hagerstown Water Board.

He was a member of the Clear Spring Lions Club from 1958 until 1981 when he became a charter member and president of the West Hagerstown Lions Club, where he had perfect attendance since 1958.

He also served as district governor of 22-W from 1989 through 1990.

He also was a Progressive Melvin Jones Fellow.

He was a member of First Christian Church, where he was an elder, choir member and belonged to the Christian Heirs Sunday School class, as well as serving in many other capacities.

He is survived by his wife, Joann E. King, whom he married June 25, 1955; daughter, Joni E. Hartman and husband Randall of Ellicott City, Md.; son, William D. King Jr. and wife Christine of Hagerstown; brother, Gerald L. King and wife Shirley of Hagerstown; five granddaughters, Beth Anne Hartman of Ellicott City, Jeanine M. King of Hagerstown, Sarah L. Hartman of Ellicott City, Rebecca E. Hartman of Ellicott City and Jennifer E. King of Hagerstown; one aunt, Mabel Gross of Davis, W.Va.; one uncle, Robert D. King of Eldersburg, Md.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services will be held Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005, at 10 a.m. at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown, with the Rev. Fred Harris officiating.

The family will receive friends at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. N. Hagerstown, Friday, Feb. 11, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.

Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery in Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Multiple District 22, Lions Vision Research Foundation Inc., P.O. Box 1714, Baltimore, MD 21203-1714.

M. Jeanette Ruby, 79

APRIL 29, 1925-FEB. 8, 2005

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - M. Jeanette Ruby, 79, of 439 Hollywell Ave., died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2005, at Chambersburg Hospital.

Born April 29, 1925, in Chambersburg, she was the daughter of the late Arlington and Ella Mae Shannon Stoner.

She was a homemaker.

She attended First United Methodist Church in Chambersburg.

She is survived by her husband, Paul H. Ruby, whom she married Jan. 29, 1947; one son, Dennis R. Ruby of Chambersburg; two grandsons, Mark Ruby and Andrew Ruby, both of Chambersburg; nieces; and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Arlington Stoner Jr. and William Stoner.

Services will be Friday at 11:30 a.m. at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home in Chambersburg. The Rev. John J. Dromazos will officiate. Burial will be in Norland Cemetery.

There will be no public viewing; the family will receive friends Friday from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

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