Martine Gertrude Earley, 82

May 15, 2010
  • Martine Gertrude Earley

OCT. 29, 1927-MAY 13, 2010

BOONSBORO - Martine Gertrude Earley, 82, of 7734 McClellan Ave., Boonsboro, Md., died Thursday, May 13, 2010, at her home.

Born Oct. 29, 1927, in San Mar, Md., she was the daughter of the late Martin Luther and Delores Clipp Butts.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Grayson Melvin Earley, who died June 30, 1990.

She was of the Protestant faith.

She is survived by one daughter, Vickie Sue Snyder and her fiance, Earl Richard Smith Jr., of Fairplay, Md.; one son, David Earley of Hagerstown; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one son, Ricky Allen Earley; daughter-in-law, Linda Earley; three sisters, Geraldine Butts, Shirley Stickler and Thelma Rohrer; one brother, Terry Butts; and a half brother, John Benner.

Funeral services will be at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown on Monday at 1 p.m. The Rev. Clark D. Carr will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.


Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m.

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