Mrs. Susan K. (Carbaugh) Ecton, 60

September 15, 2010
  • Mrs. Susan K. (Carbaugh) Ecton

MAY 3, 1950-SEPT. 14, 2010

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Mrs. Susan K. (Carbaugh) Ecton, 60, a Greencastle, Pa., resident, died Tuesday, Sept. 14, 2010, at Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown, Md., after a short illness.

Born May 3, 1950, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of Jane Marie (McAllister) Carbaugh, Hagerstown, and the late Carl K. Carbaugh.

Mrs. Ecton graduated with the 1968 class of Greencastle-Antrim High School.

She and her husband, John A. Ecton, were married Oct. 27, 1968, in Hagerstown. Mr. Ecton died Jan. 23, 2001.

She was a member of the Frank L. Carbaugh American Legion Post 373 Ladies Auxiliary, Greencastle.

Mrs. Ecton was baptized at, and was a member of, Hagerstown Bible Church, Hagerstown. She also attended Otterbein United Brethren Church, Greencastle, and enjoyed time spent with her family and friends.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by her son, John A. Ecton Jr. "Buck" and his wife Carol, Chambersburg; a granddaughter, Marlee Ann Ecton; two sisters, Mary Ann Boyer and her husband Lee, Hagerstown, and Julia K. Carbaugh, Buffalo, N.Y.; a brother, James M. Carbaugh and his wife Denise, Greencastle; her fianc, Sherwood Espenshade, Elizabethtown, Pa.; and an extended family of in-laws, cousins, nieces and nephews.


Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, 2010, at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington St., Greencastle, with the Rev. David G. Rawley officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the funeral home.

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