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In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association, c/o Joan Goetz, 219 W. Second St., Waynesboro, PA 17268.

Arrangements are by Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro.

Ethelyn C. Brown, 70

DEC. 7, 1935-MARCH 11, 2006

GREENWOOD, Del. - Ethelyn "Lynn" Clara Brown of Greenwood, and formerly of Hedgesville, W.Va., died Saturday, March 11, 2006, at home surrounded by her family. She was 70.

She was born Dec. 7, 1935, in Cicero, Ill., daughter of the late Harry and Ethelyn (Hotham) McWade.

Mrs. Brown was a homemaker.

She enjoyed playing the slots and watching movies, and was a member of the Women of the Moose, Lodge 129, Harrington.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Harry McWade Jr.

She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Howard W. Brown; three sons, David William Brown of Martinsburg, W.Va., Ronald Brown of Martinsburg and David Wayne Brown of Oakridge, Tenn.; a daughter, Alice Brown Otto of Connelly Springs, N.C.; a brother, Billy McWade of Denver, Colo.; and a sister, Betty Jean Manske and her husband, Ray, of Elk Grove Village, Ill.; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.


The family invites friends to join them at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 18, at the Harrington Moose Lodge for a gathering in remembrance to celebrate the life of Lynn.

Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to Delaware Hospice, 911 S. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE 19901.

Charles R. Waugh, 66

DEC. 14, 1939-MARCH 12, 2006

Charles Russell "Pete" Waugh, 66, of 304 S. Antietam St., Funkstown, Md., passed away Sunday, March 12, 2006, at the University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore.

Born Thursday, Dec. 14, 1939, in Funkstown, he was the son of Viola E. Long Waugh and the late Charles Marvin Waugh.

Pete was a 1957 graduate of Hagerstown High School.

He was employed with the federal government, serving at Site R for 30 years before retiring.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of Funkstown American Legion Dixon Troxell Post 211.

He also was on the Planning and Zoning Appeals Board for the town of Funkstown.

He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Rita Jean Waugh, and one daughter, Karen Lynn Smith of Hagerstown, Md.; one son, Charles Edward Waugh of Hagerstown; sister, Barbara Mullenix of Funkstown; two brothers, Michael Waugh of Hagerstown and Phillip Waugh of Moorefield, W.Va.; and four grandchildren, Bradley Scott Smith, Jennifer May McFadden, Charles Justin Waugh and Tyler James Smith, all of Hagerstown.

Services will be Thursday, March 16, 2006, at 11 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. N., Hagerstown, with the Rev. Malcolm R. Stranathan officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, March 15.

Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Williamsport, Md.

Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

Franklin D. Rhinehart, 66

OCT. 12, 1939-MARCH 11, 2006

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Franklin D. "Frank" Rhinehart, 66, formerly of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, March 11, 2006, at his home in Martinsburg, surrounded by his loving family and friends.

Born Oct. 12, 1939, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Paul Franklin Rhinehart and Leah Elizabeth (Blickenstaff) Rhinehart Dobbins.

He was engaged to C. Linda Harne of Martinsburg.

Frank was a member of the first graduating class of South Hagerstown High School, class of 1957, Hagerstown.

He entered the United States Army, where he served in the military police. Upon his honorable discharge, Frank returned to Hagerstown and was the used car manager for Sharrett Automotive for more than 20 years, where he obtained membership into the Volkswagen Sales Guild. In 1992, Frank became the owner and operator of Frank Rhinehart Auto Sales, Hagerstown. In 2004, Frank worked with Halfway Motors, Hagerstown.

Frank was a member of the Habitat for Humanity Board of Directors, Sunrise Rotary Club of Hagerstown, Morris Frock VFW Post 42 of the American Legion and Antietam Fire Co. 2, all of Hagerstown, and the 365 Church of Martinsburg.

In addition to his fiance, Frank is survived by one daughter, Kelly R. (Rhinehart) Daley of Hagerstown; two sons, Paul F. Rhinehart of Hagerstown and Reagan L. Rhinehart of Maugansville; one sister, Linda K. Dobbins of Hagerstown; two brothers, Dennis A. Rhinehart of Berkeley Springs, W.Va., and Mitchell D. Dobbins of Hagerstown; and four grandchildren.

Frank was preceded in death by one brother, Roy L. Rhinehart, who died in 1968.

The funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 16, 2006, at Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. The Rev. Ron L. Larson will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

The visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 15, 2006, at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Habitat for Humanity, 20 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown, MD 21740; or to the Frank Rhinehart Memorial Fund at

The Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, Bryan K. Kenworthy P.A., 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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