Frances V. McNamee, 89

June 12, 2011

NOV. 16, 1921-JUNE 10, 2011

Frances V. McNamee, 89, of Hagerstown, Md., died Friday, June 10, 2011, at Golden Living Center, Hagerstown.

Born Nov. 16, 1921, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Roy C. and Lilly May (Socks) Swartz.

She was the wife of the late John Calvin McNamee, who died Jan. 13, 1995.

Frances was a homemaker who spent her life raising her children.

Frances is survived by four sons, Ronald L. McNamee, Ricky L. McNamee and John S. McNamee, all of Hagerstown, and Robert E. McNamee of Falling Waters, W.Va.; three daughters, Connie L. Hoffman of Ladson, S.C., and Juanita A. Humbertson and Debbie K. Whitmore, both of Falling Waters; one sister, Betty Faith of Hagerstown; 22 grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; two stepgreat-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and five stepgreat-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, Frances was preceded in death by one stepson, William L. McNamee; three brothers; and three sisters.

The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 14, 2011, at Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. The Rev. Michael Louia will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

The visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, which will open at 9 a.m. for those wishing to pay respects.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

The Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, Bryan K. Kenworthy, P.A., 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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