Juanita Lucille Netz, 87

January 14, 2011

JUNE 6, 1923-JAN. 13, 2011

Juanita Lucille Netz, 87, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away peacefully on Thursday, Jan. 13, 2011, at the Golden Living Center in Hagerstown.

Born on June 6, 1923 in Keedysville, Md., she was preceded in death by her mother, Fannie Cecelia Thomas; her husband, William Elwood Netz; her six children, Wanda Lou, Arbutus, Leon, Darvin, Gardenia and Jerry, and her brother, Henry Powell.

She had been an employee with Victor Hosiery in Hagerstown for 12 years and at the Hanover Shoe Factory in Middletown for 26 years.

Juanita was a member of the Boonsboro Church of God and Grace Brethren Church in Hagerstown.

She is survived by her three daughters, Freda V. Burdette of Martinsburg, Delight L. Reed, both of Martinsburg, W.Va., and Joy L. Kauffman of Hagerstown; her son, Wayne E. Netz of Hagerstown; 13 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

A funeral ceremony will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 17, 2011, at the Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, 7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro. Pastor Justin Repp will officiate. Burial will follow at the Boonsboro Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 16, 2011 at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions payable to the funeral home are requested to assist the family in offsetting the cost of services.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at

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