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He was preceded in death by his first wife, Nellie P. Bowman, after 62 years of marriage.

He retired from Fairchild Aircraft after 37 years.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and served during WWII.

He was a member of the Hagerstown Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

He was a member of Cumberland Valley Retiree Association (CVRA).

He is survived by his second wife of eight years, Margaret M. Polston Bowman; three daughters, Janice B. Weikert of Waynesboro, Pa., Shawna B. Taylor of Germantown, Pa., and Diane S. Manison of Berrien Springs, Mich.; one stepdaughter, Christy Fenstermacher of Clayton, N.C.; two stepsons, Randy Hamby of Shippensburg, Pa., and Kenneth Hamby of Rouzerville, Pa.; one brother, Joseph Bowman of Owings Mill, Md.; five grandchildren, six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and seven step-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by five brothers, Leroy Bowman, Freddi Bowman, David Bowman, Hubert Bowman and Ardie Bowman; and two sisters, Dorothy Wilt and Beulah McGinnis


Services will be held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Hagerstown Seventh-Day Adventist Church. Pastor Rick Remmers will officiate. Burial with military honors will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery in Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Saturday at 1 p.m. at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hagerstown Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 11507 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21742 or a charity of one's choice.

Arrangements by Rest Haven Funeral Chapel in Hagerstown.

Harold L. Eichelberger, 76

AUG. 16, 1930-DEC. 23, 2006

Williamsport - Harold Lee "Ike" Eichelberger, 76, of Williamsport, Md. died Saturday, Dec. 23, 2006, in his home.

Born August 16, 1930 in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Howard Lee and Margaret Elizabeth Kershner Eichelberger.

He retired in 1986 as a Roundhouse Foreman with the Western Maryland Railway. He also drove a school bus for Washington County Schools for many years.

He was a member of Williamsport United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Men.

He was a member of Western Maryland Old Timers Club, Mediary Lodge 140 AF&AM of Williamsport, Tall Cedars of Lebanon, IORM Tribe 84 of Williamsport, where he also served as a doorman. He was a former member of Western Enterprise Fire Co. of Hagerstown, and a former member of Volunteer Fire Co. of Halfway.

He enjoyed watching sports and fishing.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia Ann "Pat" Walters Eichelberger of Williamsport, whom he married Feb. 17, 1950; three daughters, Barbara K. Eichelberger of Hagerstown, Debra D. Rudisill and her husband Bernie of Hagerstown, and Sheryl L. Myers and her husband Kenny of Hagerstown; one son, Daryl W. Eichelberger and his wife Kathy of Greencastle; seven grandchildren, Michelle Alexander, Chris Rudisill, Duane Myers, Tanner Eichelberger, Zachary Eichelberger, Kirstin Eichelberger and Brad Ardinger; and four great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday Dec. 30, 2006 at 11 a.m. at Williamsport United Methodist Church, 25 E. Church St., Williamsport, Md., with the Rev. Marcia Mayor officiating.

The family requests the omission of flowers; memorial donations may be made to Williamsport United Methodist Church, 25 E. Church St., Williamsport, MD 21795 or Williamsport Volunteer Ambulance Service, P.O. Box 422, Williamsport, MD 21795.

Arrangements are by Osborne Funeral Home, Williamsport Md.

Raymond L. Scadden Sr., 71

JULY 13, 1935-DEC. 27, 2006

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Raymond Leon Scadden Sr., 71, of 12944 Williamsport Pike, died Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2006 at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born July 13, 1935, in Smithsburg, he was the son of the late Miles O. Scadden and Dorothy Elizabeth Shank.

He attended Smithsburg Schools.

He was employed as a welder with Airflow Company of Frederick, Md. until his retirement.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, serving during the Korean War.

He was of the Protestant Faith.

He was a member of Potomac Post 202 American Legion in Williamsport.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth L. Parker Cline Scadden of Greencastle, whom he married Dec. 26, 1975; one daughter, Michelle of Dargan, Md.; two sons, Rodney R. Peck of Maryland and Raymond L. Scadden Jr. of Greencastle; one stepdaughter, Perrine Z. Cline of Falling Waters, W.Va.; two stepsons, P. Zore Cline of Rutledge, Ga. and Pierre R. Cline of Hagerstown; three grandchildren, nine stepgrandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one son, Aaron R. Scadden; his stepfather, Charles Bishop; one sister, Glendora M. Stevenson; and one brother, Charles Bishop Jr.

Graveside services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Greenlawn Memorial Park in Williamsport. Pastor Brian Black will officiate.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 1 to 3 p.m. at Osborne Funeral Home in Williamsport.

Military honors will be provided by Amvets Post 10 of Hagerstown.

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