Rae E. Barton, 68

MARCH 18, 1943-JUNE 29, 2011

July 02, 2011
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Rae Elizabeth (Sue) Barton, 68, of Hagerstown, Md., died Wednesday, June 29, 2011, at her home.

Born March 18, 1943, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Harold E. and Charlotte G. Recker Cross.

She attended Hagerstown High School.

She was previously employed by Sears.

She was a member of Funkstown American Legion Post 211 Auxiliary.

She is survived by her husband, Leonard Wilson (Lenny) Barton; one daughter, Susan L. Barton of Hagerstown; two sons, Donald W. Barton and wife, Lori, of Hagerstown, and Michael S. Barton and wife, Jean, of Hagerstown; one sister, Jacqueline Miner of Williamsport, Md.; one granddaughter, Hannah Barton of Hagerstown; three grandsons, Joseph Barton of New Kensington, Pa., and Justin Barton and Zachery Barton, both of Hagerstown; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Jane Shrader.

Funeral services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Doris J. Doub will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.

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

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742 or Humane Society of Washington County, 13011 Maugansville Road, P.O. Box 367, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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