Howard A. Chaney Sr., 69

June 14, 2011

NOV. 14, 1941-JUNE 13, 2011

Howard A. Chaney Sr., 69, of 57 Rankin Circle, Martinsburg, W.Va., passed away Monday, June 13, 2011, at City Hospital in Martinsburg.

Born Friday, Nov. 14, 1941, in Sharpsburg, Md., he was the son of the late Howard Chaney and the late Maxine Harrell Chaney.

He was employed with U.S. Securities and was previously employed with Pavestone.

He was an avid homing pigeon enthusiast and was a member of the Cumberland Valley Racing Pigeon Club.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Donna A. Chaney of Martinsburg; a daughter, Leeann Naile and husband, Dennis, of Clear Spring, Md.; daughter, Alison Chaney of Hillsboro, Texas; son, Howard A. Chaney Jr. and wife, Dawn “Joyce,” of Falling Waters, W.Va.; son, Charles A. Chaney and wife, Lisa, of Hagerstown; six sisters; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and special canine friend, Sammy.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Annette Chaney.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to the ICU at City Hospital, 2500 Hospital Drive, Martinsburg, WV 25401.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown.

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