Tina M. Souders, 39

February 24, 2011

APRIL 19, 1971-FEB. 20, 2011

Tina Marie Souders, 39, of McConnellsburg, Pa., passed away Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, in McConnellsburg.

Tina was born in McConnellsburg on April 19, 1971, the daughter of the late Harold G. "Dope" Sipes and Judy A. (Frain) Sipes, who survives her, of Clear Ridge, Pa.

She was a member of the Cito United Methodist Church in McConnellsburg, the VFW Post No. 655 in McConnellsburg and was a nurse at Menno Haven Nursing Home in Chambersburg, Pa.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by sons, Spencer and Stanton Souders, of McConnellsburg; sisters, Rhonda (wife of Ramie Dillman) Hoffman of Warfordsburg, Pa., Becky Sipes of Hustontown, Pa., Michele (wife of Richard) Gray of Silver Spring, Md.; brothers, Mitchell (husband of Ellen) Sipes of McConnellsburg and Mark Sipes of McConnellsburg; maternal grandmother, Althea Frain, of Clear Ridge, Pa.; companion, Shawn Laman, of McConnellsburg, Pa.; five nieces, five nephews, four great-nephews and one great-niece. She is also survived by her former husband and father of Spencer and Stanton, Todd Souders, of McConnellsburg. She was preceded in death by her brother, Michael Sipes.

Religious service at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home, Inc., McConnellsburg at 1 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 28, 2011, with Pastor Rodney Truax officiating.

Interment at Union Cemetery, McConnellsburg.

There will be visitation on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2011, from 2 to 8 p.m. at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home, Inc., McConnellsburg. There will also be visitation one hour before the service on Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, an account has been set up for Stanton and Spencer Souders, and donations can be made to Community State Bank, 415 Fulton Drive, McConnellsburg, PA 17233.

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