Louise Roulette DeLauder, 96

November 24, 2008

MARCH 27, 1912-NOV. 20, 2008

Louise Roulette DeLauder, 96, of Hagerstown, died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2008, at Washington County Hospital.

Born March 27, 1912, in Sharpsburg, she was the daughter of the late J. Walter and Myrta I. Roulette.

She was a graduate of Boonsboro High School and Shepherd College.

She was a homemaker.

She was a founding member of Church of the Holy Trinity.

She is survived by her husband of 75 years, W. Davis DeLauder Sr.; one son, Walter D. DeLauder Jr. of Scottsdale, Ariz.; one daughter, Yvonne D. Breslin of Gilbert, Ariz.; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Anna Pitzer and Charlotte Davis; and four brothers, W. Franklin Roulette, John J. Roulette, Charles E. Roulette and R. Earl Roulette.


Graveside services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Mountain View Cemetery, Sharpsburg. The Rev. Tim Leighton will officiate.

Family and friends may call Tuesday from noon to 4 p.m. at Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, Boonsboro.

Memorial donations may be made to Church of the Holy Trinity, 17805 Oak Ridge Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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