Katherine Regina Brown McDaniel, 88

December 23, 2009

MARCH 18, 1921-DEC. 21, 2009

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Katherine Regina Brown McDaniel, 88, of Martinsburg, died Monday, Dec. 21, 2009, at Heartland of Martinsburg.

Born March 18, 1921, in Berkeley County, she was the daughter of the late John Gaius Brown and Ruth Ellen Tebo Brown.

She was a member of Otterbein United Methodist Church and Fidelity Sunday School Class.

Mrs. McDaniel was a member of the Golden Rule, Chapter No. 69, O.E.S.

She was a graduate of Martinsburg High School, class of 1939.

She is survived by two sons, John D. McDaniel of Martinsburg and Stephen C. McDaniel and wife Nancy of Hagerstown; two daughters, Nancy Ellen Kief and husband Roger, and Lisa L. McDaniel, both of Martinsburg; four grandchildren, Kristi L. Palmer and husband Lee, Michele R. Michael and husband Patrick, Kristopher C. McDaniel and Meagan K. McDaniel; four great-grandchildren, Scott A. Palmer, Joshua Z., Jacob T. and Nathanael Michael; two sisters, Dorothy Porterfield of Shenandoah Junction, and Audrey Barrett and husband Floyd of Bellingham, Wash.; and a host of nieces and nephews.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Norman James McDaniel; and a sister, Frances R. Brown.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Dec. 24, 2009, at 11 a.m. at the Brown Funeral Home with the Rev. Ken Fizer officiating. Private interment will be held at Pleasant View Memory Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2009, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Meals on Wheels, 116 E. King Street, Martinsburg, WV 25401 or to Otterbein United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 2378, Martinsburg, WV 25402.

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