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Obituaries

January 05, 2008
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He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He was a Catholic.

He was a member of Longshoreman International Association Local 333.

He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Frances Zies Wilson; one son, Francis X. Wilson Jr. of Baltimore; four stepchildren, Nyla Linthicum of Fredericksburg, Va., Donna H. Cepelka of Rippon, W.Va., Doris Anderson of Ranson and Harold V. Hines Jr. of Winchester, Va.; one sister; one brother, nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one brother.

Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home in Charles Town. Dr. Henry Christie will officiate. Burial will be in Rosedale Cemetery in Martinsburg, W.Va.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Citizens Fire Co., P.O. Box 927, Charles Town, WV 25414; or Independent Fire Co., P.O. Box 925, Charles Town, WV 25414.

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Mary A. Moats, 86



FEB. 17, 1921-JAN. 3, 2008

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Mary A. Monn Moats, 86, of Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and formerly of 8571 Bakner Road, Waynesboro, Pa., died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2008, at the nursing home.

Born Feb. 17, 1921, in Quincy Township, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Harrison and Hattie Hoffman Monn.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lionel R. Moats Sr., in 1965. They were married June 7, 1946.

She attended Quincy, Pa., schools.

She was employed as a seamstress at Connie's Sportswear in Waynesboro, until it closed.

She was a member of William Max McLaughlin VFW Post 695 Ladies Auxiliary and Fraternal Order of Eagles 1758 Ladies Auxiliary, both of Waynesboro.

She is survived by three children, Shirley M. Weir of Waynesboro, Jean M. McCoy of Williamson, Pa., and Lionel R. Moats Jr. of Waynesboro; four sisters, Anna Cole of Michaux Manor of South Mountain, Pa., Martha Brown of Waynesboro, Pauline Nagle of Fairfield, Pa., and Hazel Stouffer of Waynesboro; two brothers, Robert Monn and Earl Monn, both of Rouzerville, Pa.; seven grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; nine stepgreat-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; two stepgreat-great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Elnora Singleton, Bessie Brown and Lena Kauffman; four brothers, Clarence Monn, Frank Monn, George Monn and Oscar Monn; and one granddaughter.

Services will be Monday at 10 a.m. at Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home in Waynesboro. Pastor Lee Nunemaker will officiate. Burial will be in Quincy Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Falling Spring Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Alzheimer's Unit, 201 Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, PA 17202.




David E. Boyd Jr., 46



JULY 4, 1961-DEC. 24, 2007

INGLIS, Fla. - David Edward Boyd Jr., 46, of Inglis, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2007, at Citrus Memorial Hospital in Inverness, Fla.

Born July 4, 1961, in Baltimore, he was the son of David E. Boyd Sr. and Shirley Shaw Boyd of Ocala, Fla.

He was a welder.

He was a Christian.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by two sons, David Boyd III of Ocala and Matthew R. Boyd of Utica, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Vasculitis Foundation, P.O. Box 28660, Kansas City, MO 64188-8660.

Arrangements are by Heinz Funeral Home and Cremation, Inverness.




Robert P. McKinnon, 77



SEPT. 4, 1930-JAN. 3, 2008

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. - Robert P. McKinnon, 77, of Hedgesville, died Jan. 3, 2008.

He was born Sept. 4, 1930.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn L. McKinnon.

Services and burial will be at Culpeper National Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home.




Catherine V. Ford, 88



APRIL 22, 1919-JAN. 4, 2008

BOONSBORO - Catherine Virginia Shifler Ford, 88, a resident of Fahrney-Keedy Memorial Home in Boonsboro, and formerly of Young Avenue, died Friday, Jan. 4, 2008 at Washington County Hospital.

Born April 22, 1919, in Breathedsville, Md., she was the daughter of the late Fred Lee and Beulah Virginia Baker Shifler.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Bryan Ford Jr., March 17, 1991.

She was employed by the Washington County Board of Education at Boonsboro High School.

She was a member of Benevola United Methodist Church.

She is survived by one daughter, Joan R. Adams of Nashville, Tenn.; one son, Ronald L. Ford of Boonsboro; two granddaughters and one grandson.

She was preceded in death by one son, Richard W. Ford.

Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. at Bast Funeral Home in Boonsboro. The Rev. Helen S. Smith will officiate. Burial will be at Benevola Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Monday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Benevola United Methodist Church, 19925 Benevola Church Road, Boonsboro, MD 21713.




James D. Staymates, 57



MAY 27, 1950-JAN. 4, 2008

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