Paul Zimmerman Nally Sr., 85

July 17, 2009

SEPT. 2, 1923-JULY 15, 2009

Paul Zimmerman Nally Sr., 85, of Hagerstown, died Wednesday, July 15, 2009, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Sept. 2, 1923, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Charles R. and Beulah Litten Nally.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He retired from Mack Trucks.

He was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church in Hagerstown.

He was a member of the Knights of Columbus (4th Degree), Mack Golden Bulldogs and Funkstown American Legion.

He is survived by his wife, Jennie Suranno Nally, whom he married June 22, 1946; three sons, Paul Z. Nally Jr. and wife, Nancy, of Hagerstown, Donald N. Nally and wife, Dawn, of Hagerstown, and Anthony C. Nally and wife, Kim, of Boonsboro; one sister, Jane E. Mellott of Hagerstown; one brother, Nevin E. Nally of Hagerstown; two grandchildren, Sara E. Nally and Keith M. Overdorff; and nieces and nephews.


A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday at 11:30 a.m. at St. Ann Catholic Church, Hagerstown, with the Rev. C. Doug Kenney as celebrant. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to John R. Marsh Cancer Center, 11110 Medical Campus Road, Suite 129, Hagerstown MD 21742.

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