William Lee Sprankle, 79

February 09, 2009

AUG. 14, 1929-FEB. 7, 2009

William Lee Sprankle, 79, of 1158 Luther Drive, Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009, at Washington County Hospital.

William was born Aug. 14, 1929, in Hagerstown.

He was the son of M. Genevie Mosser Sprankle of Hagerstown and the late Raymond Ellsworth Sprankle.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He was retired from the A&P Stores after 40 years of service.

He was a member of Christ's Reformed Church.

He is survived by two sisters, Beverly Smith and husband, Dean, of Dundalk, Md., and Barbara Adams and husband, William, of Middletown, Md.; one brother, Larry Sprankle, and wife, Joann, of Hagerstown; and 10 nieces and nephews.


Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Gregg R. Meserole will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Wednesday one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Christ's Reformed Church Kitchen Fund, 130 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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