Vernon Leroy Wiles, 68

May 10, 2010
  • Vernon Leroy Wiles, 68

JUNE 27, 1941-MAY 8, 2010

WILLIAMSPORT, Md. - Vernon Leroy Wiles, 68, of Williamsport, Md., went to be with the Lord surrounded by his family on Saturday, May 8, 2010, at Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown.

He was born June 27, 1941, in Hagerstown, to the late William Leroy and Georgia Lucille Rose Wiles.

He was a 1959 graduate of North Hagerstown High School.

He was a veteran of the Maryland National Guard and Army Reserves for six years.

He was employed by Jerr-Dan Corp. of Greencastle, Pa., until retiring in 2007. He was previously employed by Jamison Door Co. of Hagerstown, for 37 years.

He attended Virginia Avenue Church of God, Hagerstown.

He enjoyed spending time with his sons and grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Millie Jane Bowers Wiles, married Aug. 30, 1963, of Williamsport; son, Ron L. Wiles and his wife, Jessica, of Hedgesville, W.Va.; son, David B. Wiles and his wife, Michelle, of Hancock, Md.; son, James A. Wiles and his wife, Amy, of Greencastle; sister, Ellie Robinson and her husband, Butch, of Clear Spring, Md.; brother, William Wiles and his wife, Barb, of Williamsport; and grandchildren, Jordan, Garrett, Rachael, Jason and Logan.


He was predeceased by one great-granddaughter, Bella Evangeline Appel; and one sister, Norma Jean Mills.

The family will receive friends at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, on Tuesday, May 11, 2010, from 7 to 9 p.m. The funeral home will be open after 9 a.m. Tuesday for the convenience of family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at Virginia Avenue Church of God, Hagerstown, on Wednesday, May 12, 2010, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. A. Paul Harne officiating. Interment will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

Memorial donations may be made to Virginia Avenue Church of God, 17306 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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