Claudette V. Ebersole, 59

December 31, 2008

SEPT. 24, 1949-DEC. 29, 2008

Claudette Viola Ebersole, 59, of Hagerstown, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Dec. 29, 2008, at the Washington County Hospital.

Born on Sept. 24, 1949, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of Viola Eleanor (Hurd) Edwards of Hagerstown and the late Claude Edwards.

She was a member of Upton Full Gospel Church in Upton, Pa., and attended Virginia Avenue Church of God in Hagerstown.


She attended North Hagerstown High School.

She retired from the Potomac Center as a direct care worker.

She is survived by her loving family; husband of 37 years, Ralph L. Ebersole, Jr.; daughter, Rochelle Cannon and husband Michael of Williamsport; grandson, Craig Cannon at home; four sisters, Patricia A. Netz of Hagerstown, Hazel E. Fields of Maugansville, Esther E. Lerch of Chambersburg, Pa., and Linda K. Roelkey of Knoxville, Md.; and one brother, George E. St. Clair of Fairfield, Pa.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Ruth St. Clair Marks; and one brother, Ralph L. Edwards.

Her family and friends will miss her beautiful smile that brightened everyone's life.

Funeral services will be held at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, on Saturday, Jan. 3, 2009, at 1 p.m. with Pastor A. Paul Harne officiating. Burial will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.

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

Memorial contributions may be made to Breast Cancer Awareness-Cumberland Valley, Inc., 322 E. Antietam St., Suite 101, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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