Dennis Henry Finz, 62

June 19, 2009

JAN. 21, 1947-JUNE 17, 2009

Dennis Henry Finz, 62, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away, Wednesday, June 17, 2009, at the Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown.

Born Tuesday, Jan. 21, 1947, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Henry Finz and stepmother, Miriam and the late Jettie Ohler Beckley and stepfather, M. Crawford.

He was a 1965 graduate of North Hagerstown High School and later served in the U.S. Army from 1965 to 1968. He was employed with U.P.S., retiring in 1998 after 30 years of service. He will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.

He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Cathy Finz; daughter-in-law, Korlyn Finz of Hagerstown; two grandchildren, Logan Preston Finz of Hagerstown, and Olivia Rose Finz of Hagerstown; mother-in-law, Catherine Snyder of Hagerstown; three sisters, Barbara Stenger of Hagerstown, Cathy Beckley-Thomas and husband John of Hagerstown, and Barbara Smith and husband Nevin of Hagerstown; three brothers, William Beckley and wife Florri of Potomac, Md., Ronald Beckley and wife Debbie of Chambersburg, Pa., and Gary Beckley and wife Kathy of Gore, Va.; brother-in-law, Dave Hebb of Hagerstown; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, cousins and extended Schroding family in Pennsylvania; and especially his beloved and faithful dog, Cody.


He was preceded in death by his son, Dennis Preston Finz; father-in-law, Oliver Snyder; and sister-in-law, Rose Mary Hebb.

Family will receive friends at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., on Monday June 22.

Graveside services will be held Monday, June 22, 2009, at 11 a.m., at the Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 17636 W. Washington St., Hagerstown, with Rick Carter officiating.

Memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society of Washington County, 13011 Maugansville Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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