Kathleen L. Kegarise, 70

JUNE 25, 1940-MAY 1, 2011

May 03, 2011
  • Kathleen L. Kegarise
Kathleen L. Kegarise

Kathleen Lowman Kegarise, 70, of South Mont Valla Avenue, Hagerstown, Md., died Sunday, May 1, 2011, at her home.  

Born June 25, 1940, in Washington County, Md., she was the daughter of the late Robert Clarence and Clara Barbara Lowman Baker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Ray Kegarise.
She loved pro wrestling, camping, bingo and crossword puzzles, and also loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by two daughters, Tina Breeden and husband, Edward, of Charles Town, W.Va., and Rayetta Spigler and husband, Richard, of Hagerstown; three sons, Fred Mason and wife Linda, of Fayetteville, Pa., and Frank Mason and Roger Ross, both of Hagerstown; three sisters, Jean Linton of Hagerstown, Mary Fry of Stanford, Va., and Shirley Hines of Hagerstown; two brothers, Ronald Baker of Ellsworth, Maine, and Ross Baker of Hagerstown; 15 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Ray Kegarise, and two brothers, Richard Baker and Robert C. Baker.

Funeral services will be Thursday at 2:30 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd. Pastor James Moore will officiate. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to the funeral home to help defray funeral expenses.

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