Mary K. Trout, 80

June 08, 2011

MARCH 22, 1931-JUNE 6, 2011

Mrs. Mary Kathryn (Remsberg) Trout, 80, of the Village of Robinwood, Hagerstown, died Monday, June 6, 2011, at Meritus Medical Center.

She was the wife of the late George William Trout Jr.

Born March 22, 1931, in Frederick, Md., she was the daughter of the late Arthur R. Remsberg Sr. and Mary Catherine Culler Remsberg.

She graduated from Frederick High School and Hood College, with her registered nurse's training through Massachusetts General Hospital.

 While living in Frederick, she was an active member of First Baptist Church, co-owner and partner of Trout's Sunoco Station and a Girl Scout leader. After becoming a resident of Hagerstown, she enjoyed a quieter life of being a proud parent and grandparent.

She is survived by her daughter, Charlotte M. Trout of Hagerstown; her son, James W. Trout and wife, Cindy, of Salix, Pa.; grandsons, Eric W. Trout of Pittsburgh, Pa., Adam M. Trout of Columbus, Ohio, and Philip A. Trout and Daniel J. Trout, both of Salix; three nephews and one niece, and their families.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by a brother, Dr. A. Royal Remsberg Jr.; and her daughters, Deborah Ann Trout and Jean Elizabeth Trout.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. on Sunday, June 12, 2011, at Keeney and Basford Funeral Home, 106 E. Church St., Frederick. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 13, 2011, at Christ's Reformed Church United Church of Christ, 130 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown, with a visitation from 10 until 11 a.m. at the church. Officiating will be the Revs. Gregg R. Meserole, senior pastor, and Rebecca J.P. Hoover, associate minister.

Interment will follow in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick.

If desired, memorial donations may be made to Christ's Reformed Church UCC at the above address, or to the National MS Society, Maryland Chapter, 11403 Cronhill Drive, Suite East, Owings Mills, MD 21117.

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