Mildred L. Poper, 85

December 23, 2010

MARCH 30, 1925-DEC. 20, 2010

Mildred L. Poper, 85, of 12 S. Walnut St., Hagerstown, Md., died Monday, Dec. 20, 2010 at Meritus Medical Center.

Born March 30, 1925, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Clarence Russell Summers Sr. and Julia Ellen Groff Summers.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles E. Poper, in 1980.

She was employed by Porter Chemical Co. and Maryland Ribbon Co., retiring in 1985.

She was a member of the former First Brethren Church, Funkstown American Legion Auxiliary, Secretary Tenants Association, West End Senior Citizens, Walnut Towers Wednesday Club, Share Food Program and Technical Assistance Program for Seniors and the Handicapped.

She is survived by a daughter, Joyce E. Thompson of Rock River, Wyo.; two sons, Donald E. Poper and Larry E. Poper, both of Hagerstown; a sister, Dorothy J. Burns of Hagerstown; a brother, William E. Summers of Hagerstown; five grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Evelyn V. King and Lucille C. Williams; and a brother, Clarence R. Summers Jr.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are by Andrew K. Coffman Funeral Home.

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