Mary Catherine Grimm, 83

December 12, 2008

DEC. 30, 1924-DEC. 11, 2008

SMITHSBURG - Mary Catherine Grimm, 83, of 11920 Cheyenne Way, passed away Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008, at her home.

Born Tuesday, Dec. 30, 1924, in Cavetown, she was the daughter of the late Wilbur L. Brunner Sr. and the late Letha I. Wolfe Brunner. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elwood William Grimm, in 2002.

She was a former employee of Fairchild Aircraft. She was a member of the Bethel United Methodist Church in Chewsville, Md., Eagles Club, South Mountain Rod and Gun Club, North American Rod and Gun Club, Moose Lodge, and the Ladies of the Elks No. 378. Mary Catherine was an avid bowler, participating in two different leagues. She also enjoyed auctions and antiques.

She is survived by one daughter, Kendra K Lookabaugh and husband David of Hagerstown; two sons, Bodie E. Grimm and special friend Peggy of Chewsville, and Jon W. Grimm and wife Dawn of Hagerstown; three sisters, Cleo R. Weaver of Hagerstown, Dianna J. Grimes of Hagerstown and Shirley A. Shank of Homassasa, Fla.; two brothers, Daniel A. Brunner of Smithsburg and Gerald E. Brunner of Hagerstown; one half brother, Wilbur L. Brunner Jr. of Hagerstown; 11 grandchildren, four stepgrandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.


She was preceded in death by a sister, Janice Brunner, and brother, Nevin L. Brunner.

Services will be held Monday, Dec. 15, 2008, at 1 p.m. at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, with the Rev. John W. Schildt officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 1 to 3 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 14.

Interment will be in the Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

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