William Edmund Leight III, 69

December 31, 2009

JULY 30, 1940-DEC. 30, 2009

William Edmund Leight III, 69, of 227 South Fork Drive in Hagerstown, Md., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009, at his home.

Born Tuesday, July 30, 1940, in Baltimore, Md., he was the son of William Edmund Leight Jr. and Doris M. Ellis Ketland of Williamsport.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sherry V. Dorsey Leight, in 2004.

He was the owner of Trius Office Equipment Co. for many years.

He was a member of Otterbein United Methodist Church, the Mason-Dixon Corvette Club and the Tri-State Singles Club.

He is survived by his son, Christopher W. Leight and wife, Sandy, of Smithsburg, Md., and their daughter Ashley Marie Leight.


He was preceded in death by one sister, Margaret M. Koch.

Services will be Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010, at 10:30 a.m., at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, Md., with the Rev. Dr. Stephen D. Robison officiating. Interment will be in the Rest Haven Memorial Park, Frederick, Md.

The family will receive friends Friday, Jan. 1, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, Baltimore Hope Lodge, 636 W. Lexington St., Baltimore, MD 21201.

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