Lois Elaine Wolfinger, 71

November 14, 2009

JULY 11, 1938-NOV. 12, 2009

Lois Elaine Wolfinger, 71, of Millers Church Road, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at her home.

Born July 11, 1938, in Cearfoss, Md., she was the daughter of the late Jacob P. and Ruth J. (Wallick) Green.

She attended schools in Philadelphia, Pa., and in Hagerstown.

She was a member of the First Christian Church of Hagerstown and TOPS Md. 308 of Hagerstown.

She was employed for 10 years by the Maryland Department of Corrections, retiring July 1, 2009.

She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Russell A. Wolfinger Jr., whom she married July 11, 1955; daughter Mary A. Mullane and husband Tom of Hagerstown; sons Rick Wolfinger of Hagerstown, and Gary Wolfinger and wife Tammi of Hagerstown; sister Judy Arganbright of Columbus, Ohio; brother Robert Green of Columbus; aunts Charlotte Dixon of Boonsboro, Md., Mary Gomez of Damascus, Md., and Magdelene Green of Hagerstown; grandchildren Matthew Wolfinger Sr., Emma Wolfinger, Ashley Golden and Mari Mullane; great-grandchildren Matthew Wolfinger Jr. and Taylor Golden; and several nieces and nephews.


Services will be held Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, at 10:30 a.m. at the J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, Md., with the Rev. Steven M. Church officiating. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery, Waynesboro, Pa. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742 or to Muscular Dystrophy Association, 8501 LaSalle Road, Towson, MD 21286.

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