Roy E. Itnyre, 63

December 21, 2010

MARCH 20, 1947-DEC. 20, 2010

SHARPSBURG — Roy E. Itnyre, 63, of Sharpsburg, Md., passed away on Monday, Dec. 20, 2010 at the Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown.

He was born on March 20, 1947 in the Harpers Ferry, W.Va. area, and resided in the Sharpsburg area his entire life. He was the son of the late Thurston Elwood Itnyre and Ethel Louise Tucker (Itnyre) Allen.

He was a 1965 graduate of Boonsboro High School, where he never missed a day of school.

Roy was formerly employed by London Fog manufacturer, from 1965 to 1995. From 1995 to 2007 he was employed as the head custodian for the Washington County Board of Education, until he became disabled.

Roy enjoyed old cars, boating, fishing, and hunting, where he got himself a bear in Maine.

He was a member of the American Legion of Williamsport, Improved Order of Redmen of Williamsport and Falling Waters, W.Va. AMVETS.

Roy is survived by his wife Shelia, of 26 years; a son, Chuck F. Itnyre, and his wife Tania of Williamsport, Md., and former daughter-in-law, Lydia; two granddaughters, Amber and Kayla Itnyre and her fiance, Dan Hessong of Williamsport, Md.; loving brother of Maeetta Mcfee, and Darlene Ridenour and her husband, Ronald, all of Hagerstown; two brothers, Arthur Myers and his wife, Timmy, formerly from Sharpsburg, Md., and Guy Allen of Sharpsburg, Md.; one uncle, George Cole and his wife Doris; one aunt, Janis Greene and her husband Guy, all of Hagerstown. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends at the Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, 7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro, Md., on Thursday, Dec. 23, 2010 from 6 to 8 p.m., where services will be held on Friday, Dec. 24, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Interment will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

Memorial contributions may be made in his memory at St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis TN 38105.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at

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