Paul L. Nunamaker, 83

November 22, 2009

JULY 4, 1926-NOV. 20, 2009

BENEVOLA, Md. - Paul L. Nunamaker, 83, of Benevola, Md., died Friday, Nov. 20, 2009, at Julia Manor Health Care Center in Hagerstown, Md.

Born July 4, 1926, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Karl Pry and Alda (Kelly) Nunamaker.

Mr. Nunamaker was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Pacific with the U.S. Navy.

He was employed by Hagerstown Dairy and the Sears Service Department, and was a member of William D. Byron VFW Post 1936 and Funkstown American Legion Post 211.

He was of the Protestant faith.

Paul is survived by his wife, Grace L. (Baker) Nunamaker; two sons, Gary L. Nunamaker and his wife, Marilyn, of Sharpsburg, Md., and Mark T. Nunamaker and his wife, Gerri, of Winterville, N.C.; three granddaughters; and one great-grandson.


He was preceded in death by two sisters, Geraldine Shoemaker and Meda Fringer; and one brother, Donald Nunamaker.

A funeral service will be Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2009, at 10:30 a.m. at Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, 7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, Md. The Rev. Gene Renner will officiate. Interment will follow in Benevola United Methodist Church Cemetery. The rendering of military honors will be offered by AMVETS Post 10 and the Marine Corps League of Hagerstown.

Friends are invited to visit at the funeral home beginning Monday, Nov. 23, 2009, at 9 a.m. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m.

Memorial donations may be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.

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