Jack A. Gelwicks, 88

March 06, 2009

JAN. 23, 1921-MARCH 1, 2009

Jack Arnold Gelwicks, 88, of Summit Avenue in Hagerstown, died Sunday, March 1, 2009, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Jan. 23, 1921, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Charles F. and Nettie Smith Gelwicks.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Eulah Gelwicks.

He worked at the Local Cab Company of Hagerstown.

He is survived by one daughter, Jacklyn L. Leigh of Hagerstown; one brother, Bill Gelwicks of Hagerstown; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Connie Heavern; two sisters; and two brothers.

Services will be today at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown, at 11 a.m. Pastor Shane Wilt will officiate.

Friends will be received one before the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Family of Jack Gelwicks, 734 Summit Ave., Apt. 2, Hagerstown, MD 21740.


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