Dorothy A. "Mum" Williams, 92

December 13, 2010
  • Dorothy A. "Mum" Williams
Dorothy A. "Mum" Williams

OCT. 29, 1918-DEC. 9, 2010

Dorothy A. “Mum” Williams, 92, of Hagerstown, Md., and formerly of Smithsburg, Md., passed away Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010, at Washington County Hospital.

Born Oct. 29, 1918, in Sharpsburg, Md., she was the daughter of the late John and Eva (Bender) Knode.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald R. Williams, March 16, 1989.

She attended Hagerstown public schools.

She was employed by Double-Day Co. of Smithsburg and Town and Country Foodland of Hagerstown.

She was a life member of St. Ann's Episcopal Church of Smithsburg.

She is survived by two daughters, Donna M. Schlotterbeck and husband, Lynn, of Hagerstown, and Barbara J. Fishack and husband, Eddie, of Waynesboro, Pa.; sister, Agnus Johnston of Hynman, Pa.; brothers, Robert Knode and David Knode, both of Hagerstown; four grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by sisters, Mildred Remsburg and Anna Sperow; and brothers, William Knode, Ellis Knode and Roland Knode.


A memorial service will be Sunday Dec. 19, 2010, at 2 p.m. from St. Ann's Episcopal Church, Maple Avenue, Smithsburg, with Pastor Sandi Kline-Mortimer officiating. Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery, Sharpsburg, at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Ann's Episcopal Church, P.O. Box 177, Smithsburg, MD 21783.
Arrangements were made by J.L. Davis Funeral Home Smithsburg.

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