W. Davis DeLauder Sr., 98

January 27, 2009

MARCH 9, 1910-JAN. 24, 2009

W. Davis DeLauder Sr., 98, of Coffman Avenue, Hagerstown, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2009, at his home.

Born March 9, 1910, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Walter Scott and Rebecca Marie Davis DeLauder.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Roulette DeLauder, Nov. 20, 2008.

He was employed by Fridinger's Inc. for many years as an oil burner mechanic.

He was a member of Church of the Holy Trinity, where he was elder emeritus and had been a Sunday school teacher.

He is survived by one daughter, Yvonne D. Breslin of Gilbert, Ariz.; one son, Walter D. DeLauder Jr. of Scottsdale, Ariz.; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.


Graveside services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at Mountain View Cemetery, Sharpsburg. The Rev. Tim Leighton will officiate.

Friends may call Wednesday from noon to 5 p.m. at Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, Boonsboro.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Church of the Holy Trinity, 17805 Oak Ridge Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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