The family will receive friends Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be made to Friendship United Methodist Church, c/o June Engle, 2661 Charles Town Road, Kearneysville, WV 25430.
William R. Huddleston Jr.
APRIL 21, 1955-FEB. 2, 2006
SEVERNA PARK, Md. - William R. Huddleston Jr. died Feb. 2, 2006, at his home in Severna Park.
Born April 21, 1955, in Glenshaw, Pa., Mr. Huddleston was the son of William R. Huddleston Sr. and Lois Lawton Huddleston of Glenshaw.
He graduated from Shaler Area High School in 1973 and from Grove City College in 1977. At college, he met his future wife, Ellen Barrie Huddleston, formerly of Hagerstown. They were married in 1978.
Mr. Huddleston also is survived by two children, a daughter, Emily, of Annapolis, and a son, William, at home and Elon University; one sister, Susan Fisher of Glenshaw; one brother, Thomas Huddleston of Sewickley, Pa.; and his mother-in-law, Jean S. Barrie of Homewood at Williamsport.
Since his graduation from college in 1977, Mr. Huddleston was employed by Westinghouse Corporation, later purchased by Northrop Grumman, in a variety of professional and managerial positions at both the Electronic Systems Division in Linthicum, Md., and the Oceanic Division at the Bay Bridge. At the time of his death, Mr. Huddleston was Manager of Payroll and Labor Accounting for the Electronic Systems Division of Northrop Grumman.
Mr. Huddleston was an active volunteer. He coached numerous youth baseball and soccer teams, volunteered extensively for the Severn River Swim Club swim team, served as president of the West Severna Park Community Association and worked with two different youth-focused Habitat for Humanity groups, Youth United and Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church's high school mission trip, WoodsWork. He was an active member of Woods Church.
A funeral service will be Feb. 7 at 4 p.m. at Woods Memorial Church, Severna Park. The Rev. Terry Schoener will officiate. Internment, in the church columbarium, will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Mr. Huddleston's name to WoodsWork, a Habitat for Humanity youth mission trip, at Woods Memorial Church, 611 Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd., Severna Park, MD 21146.
Nancy R. Starliper, 74
MARCH 15, 1931-FEB. 3, 2006
KEEDYSVILLE - Nancy Rebecca Starliper, 74, of 3409 Chestnut Grove Road, died Friday, Feb. 3, 2006, at Washington County Hospital.
Born March 15, 1931, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late William David and Dorothy Mae Nave Starliper.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Theodore "Tuck" Starliper Sr., in 1983.
She was a homemaker.
She was a member of the Church of Chestnut Grove, Gospel Holiness Christian Missionary Association Inc. of Harrisburg, Pa.
She was a member of AARP and American Legion Post 10 Auxiliary of Boonsboro.
She is survived by four daughters, Dorothy F. Stevens and Shawnee R. Starliper, both of Keedysville, Roberta M. Butts of Sharpsburg, and Nancy L. Starliper of Pittsburgh; and two sons, Robert T. Starliper Jr. of Williamsport, and Johnny F. Starliper of Keedysville.
She was preceded in death by two grandsons.
Services will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, Williamsport. The Rev. Alan Greijack will officiate. Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery, Sharpsburg.
The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home, which will open at 1 p.m.
Gladys M. Whitacre, 88
-FEB. 3, 2006
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - Gladys M. Whitacre, 88, of Boynton Beach, Fla., and formerly of Martinsburg, W.Va., died Friday, Feb. 3, 2006.
She was the daughter of the late John and Cora Hott.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Marlin Eckerd; and by her second husband, Eston Whitacre.
She was a member of St. Luke's United Methodist Church in Martinsburg, where she had been the organist. She also was a member of Christ United Methodist Church of Wheeling.
She is survived by nieces and nephews, including John and Howard Shepherd of Florida.
Graveside services will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in Rosedale Cemetery, Martinsburg. The Rev. John R. Yost will officiate.