Iva J. Heltibridle, 82

February 02, 2009

AUG. 17, 1926-FEB. 1, 2009

Iva Jean Reeder Heltibridle, 82, a resident of Ravenwood Lutheran Village in Hagerstown, and formerly of Sharpsburg, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2009, at the home.

Born Aug. 17, 1926, in Park Hall, Md., she was the daughter of the late William Clarence and Iola Gertrude Poffenberger Reeder.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alva Leroy Heltibridle, in 1985.

She had been employed by Melart's Jewelers in Hagerstown.

She was a member of St. James Brethren Church.

She is survived by one son, Jon W. Heltibridle of Boonsboro.

She was preceded in death by four sisters, Alice M. Jones, Betty L. Reeder, Gladys Phillips and Lenore Lum; and two brothers, Ralph Reeder and Nevin Reeder.


Services will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, Boonsboro. The Revs. Brian H. Moore and Blaine E. Feightner will officiate. Burial will be in Boonsboro Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Ravenwood Lutheran Village, 1183 Luther Drive, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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