William Thomas "Bubby" Showe Jr., 70

May 19, 2010

NOV. 14, 1939-MAY 17, 2010

William Thomas "Bubby" Showe Jr., 70, of Hagerstown, Md., died Monday, May 17, 2010, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Nov. 14, 1939, in Maugansville, Md., he was the son of the late William Thomas Showe Sr. and Laura Virginia Kridler Showe Wolfe.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jane Showe.

He retired from both Grand Union Supermarket and Electromet Corp.

He was a lifetime member of Goodwill Athletic Association. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by one daughter, Lyn K. Showe Rowland; three sisters, Phyllis Metz and Arlene Boggs, both of Hagerstown, and Mary Walters of Williamsport, Md.; three grandchildren, Nicole Gross, Zach Rowland and Cordin Rowland; three great-granddaughters, Makenzie, Jasmine and Emma; special friends, Howardie Myers, Frank Marconi, David Malott and Terry Myers; companion, Anna Seaton; and nieces and nephews.


Funeral services will be at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, on Thursday at 11 a.m. The Rev. Louis L. Emerick will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.

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

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