Charles Hubert Dahlhamer, 80

May 11, 2010

MAY 13, 1929-MAY 8, 2010

Charles Hubert Dahlhamer, 80, of 17334 Claymont Drive, Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, May 8, 2010, at the Washington County Hospital.

Born May 13, 1929, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of the late Loyd W. and Mary G. Kershner Dahlhamer.

He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army.

Charles was a 1947 graduate of Hagerstown High School.

He was employed with Smith Corona Marchant and Hagerstown Cash Register, retiring in 1989.

He was a member of St. James Brethren Church and the Men's and Women's Bible Class.

Charles was a member of Funkstown American Legion Post No. 211.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Gloria Moser Dahlhamer; one daughter, Loren Dahlhamer O'Connor of Lake Worth, Fla.; one son, James Moser Dahlhamer of Bowie, Md.; one sister, Louise Merriman of Savannah, Ga.; and one brother, Robert N. Dahlhamer of Hagerstown.


He was preceded in death by two sisters, Helen Yazel and Elizabeth Wilson; and one brother, George E. Dahlhamer.

Services will be Thursday at 1 p.m. at St. James Brethren Church, 17718 Lappans Road, St. James, Md. The Rev. Brian H. Moore will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery. Military graveside services will be conducted by the Washington County AMVETS Post No. 10 and Marine Corps League.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, Md.

Memorial donations may be made to St. James Brethren Church, Building Fund.

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