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Robert G. Brechbill Sr., 61

DEC. 29, 1949-APRIL 18, 201

April 21, 2011

Robert G. “Butch” Brechbill Sr., 61, born Dec. 29, 1949, to the late Glenn R. and Evelyn Moats Brechbill, began his eternal life April 18, 2011.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Patricia Horchner, and four brothers, Glenn C., Gregory, Wayne and James N. Brechbill.

He is survived by his life partner, caretaker and best friend, Susan H. Shirley; three sons, Robert G. Jr. and Matthew Paul of Hagerstown, and Timothy of Wellsville, N.Y.; five sisters, Betty D. Bard, Julie L. Poe, Debbie K. Long, Shirley Purnell and Judy Lindquest; two brothers, Michael S. and John Brechbill; and his extended family, Angela S. Capriolo of Charles Town, W.Va., Natalie S. Reel of Mount Airy, Md., Gina Y. Sharpe and Larry B. Shirley II of Hagerstown; and 13 grandchildren.

His life’s career and love was being a master carpenter. He was a member of F.O.E. No. 694, Williamsport Redmen Tribe 84. He attended Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church.

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Per his wishes, his remains have been donated to the Maryland Anatomy Board for Education and Research.

A memorial service will be held at Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church on Sunday, May 1, 2011, at noon. The family requests, in lieu of flowers, that memorial donations be made to the Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church at 17626 Bakersville Road, P.O. Box 31, Fairplay, MD 21733.

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