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Obituaries

December 19, 2006

Robert W. Horst, 76



FEB. 19, 1930-DEC. 17, 2006

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Robert W. Horst, 76, of 808 Park St., died Sunday, Dec. 17, 2006, in Waynesboro Hospital, following a brief illness.

Born Feb. 19, 1930, in Harrisburg, Pa., he was the son of the late Jacob Harold and Viola May Sweger Horst.

His first wife, Dorothy Breidigan Horst, died Dec. 21, 1970. They were married in February 1963.

He graduated with honors from William Penn High School, Harrisburg, with the class of 1950, and later attended drafting school and studied structural steel drafting through home courses.

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Prior to his retirement in 1992, he owned and operated Professional Drafting Service of Waynesboro, doing independent drafting for various businesses.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He attended Evangelical Lutheran Church, Waynesboro.

He was a member of Joe Stickell American Legion Post 15, Waynesboro and National Institute of Steel Detailing. He served as a volunteer for Easter Seal Society, Waynesboro and Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, formerly Franklin County Nursing Home, Chambersburg, Pa.

He is survived by his second wife, Norma M. Miller Horst, whom he married Dec. 30, 1972, and one daughter, the Rev. Susan M. Horst of Bainbridge, Pa.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Jacob Horst Jr.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, Waynesboro. The Rev. Susan M. Horst will officiate. Burial will be private in Quincy (Pa.) Cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 225 E. King St., Chambersburg, PA 17201.




Carolyn E. Glenn, 85



APRIL 2, 1921-DEC. 17, 2006

MCCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - Carolyn E. Clevenger Glenn, 85, died Dec. 17, 2006, at Fulton County Medical Center.

Born April 2, 1921, in McConnellsburg, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Bessie Spidle Clevenger.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Sloan F. Glenn, whom she married Dec. 11, 1941.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in McConnellsburg.

She is survived by one daughter, Bonnie L. Hoffman of McConnellsburg; one son Donald S. Glenn of McConnellsburg; two sisters Catherine Bivens of Big Cove Tannery, Pa., and Peggy Headley of McConnellsburg; four grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by one sister, Janet Stenger and one brother Jacob Clevenger.

Services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home, McConnellsburg. The Rev. Allen Reed will officiate. Burial will be held in Union Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. today with the family receiving friends from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Fulton County Medical Center, Long Term Care Unit, 216 S. First St., McConnellsburg, PA 17233.




Sue E. Fales, 69



OCT. 31, 1937-DEC. 18, 2006

FALLING WATERS, W.Va. - Sue Elaine Fales, 69, of Falling Waters, died, Monday, Dec. 18, 2006, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Oct. 31, 1937, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late William Preston and Thelma Dale Paden Nield.

She retired as a registered nurse with Washington County Hospital.

She was a member of Martinsburg Seventh-day Adventist Church, where she served as deaconess and assistant treasurer.

She was a volunteer for C.C.A.P., Martinsburg, W.Va.

She is survived by her husband, William L. Fales; one daughter, Lori E. Williams of Martinsburg; one son, William S. Fales of Mechanicsville, Va., and three granddaughters.

Services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown. Pastor Tom Boggess will officiate. Burial will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.

Friends will be received Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Rocky Knoll Worthy Student Fund, c/o Martinsburg Seventh-day Adventist Church, 2407 Delmar Orchard Road, Martinsburg, WV 25401.




Velma C. Stewart, 95



DEC. 18, 1911-DEC. 18, 2006

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Velma C. Stewart, 95, of 123 N. Grant St., died Monday, Dec. 18, 2006, at her home after a short illness.

Born Dec. 18, 1911, in Illinois, she was the daughter of the late George and Armina Newman Crawford.

She was employed for more than 20 years until her retirement in 1976 as a copy editor for Lederle Laboratories, a division of American Cyanamid.

She was a member of Fairview Avenue Brethren in Christ Church, and had been a member of Tappan Reformed Church, where she taught Sunday School. She also was evolved in the Ladies Missionary Society.

She was instrumental in help founding and working in the Tappan Library in Tappan, New York.

She survived by one daughter, Susan Moon of Waynesboro; three grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

She is preceded in death by two brothers; one stepsister and five half sisters.

A memorial service will be held and announced at a later time by the funeral home.

Burial will be private for the family.

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