Joseph E. Leatherman, 47

February 11, 2009

MARCH 31, 1961-FEB. 8, 2009

CARLISLE, Pa. - Joseph E. Leatherman, 47, of Carlisle, died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009, at his home.

Born March 31, 1961, in Waynesboro, Pa., he was the son of William E. and Anna Mae Willard Leatherman of Myersville, Md.

He was a 1979 graduate of Heritage Academy, Hagerstown.

He was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Temple, Hagerstown.

He was associated with Custom Siding of Frederick, Md.

He is survived by one son, Anthony, of Aiken, S.C.; one sister, Ellen M. Allen of Hagerstown; four brothers, David Leatherman of Hanover, Pa., Nathan Leatherman of Frederick, and Evan Leatherman and Kevin Leatherman, both of Myersville; three nieces; and four nephews.

Services will be Thursday at 2 p.m. at Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, Myersville. Pastor Larry Aikens will officiate. Burial will be in the adjoining church cemetery.


The family will receive friends Thursday from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Emmanuel Baptist Temple Building Fund, 16221 National Pike, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Arrangements are by Ricketts Funeral Home, Myersville.

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