R. Wayne Shetron, 71

May 15, 2009

NOV. 17, 1937-MAY 14, 2009

R. Wayne Shetron, 71, of Hagerstown, passed away on Thursday, May 14, 2009, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Nov. 17, 1937, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Leonard T. Sr. and Alta M. (Ridenour) Shetron.

He was a 1955 graduate of Williamsport High School.

Wayne retired from Grove Worldwide as a welder.

Since retirement, he had been very devoted to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was a big fan of the North High Hubs, of which his grandson is the football coach.

He is survived by his loving family and wife of 52 years, Dottie J. (Ranck) Shetron; a daughter, Candace J. Cunningham and husband Greg of Maugansville; grandchildren, Dan Cunningham and wife Monica of Greencastle, Amy J. Bragunier of Hagerstown; great-grandchildren, Abbi and Brock Cunningham, and Jaelyn and Luke Bragunier; sisters, Sandra L. Gay of Sharpsburg and Lora C. Tosten of Boonsboro; brothers, Leonard T. Shetron Jr. of Lanesboro, Mass., and John M. Shetron of Palmyra, N.Y.; a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.


He was preceded in death by a brother, Larry E. Shetron.

Graveside services will be held on Monday, May 18, at 2 p.m. at Rest Haven Cemetery, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, with Pastor Robert Martin officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: North Hagerstown High School Football Program, c/o Dan Cunningham, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Arrangements by Rest Haven Funeral Chapel.

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