Helen L. Shives, 92

July 26, 2011

-JULY 25, 2011

Helen Louise (Kline) Shives passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, July 25, 2011, at the age of 92.

She was the daughter of the late William K. and Nora Hart Kline of Big Pool, Md.

She was a graduate of Clear Spring High School and Columbia Business College.

She was a member of Grace United Methodist Church for more than 50 years.

She was employed by Fairchild Aircraft for 20 years.

She is survived by two sisters, Mildred G. Kline and Doris M. Robertson, both of Hagerstown, Md., as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her husband of more than 40 years, Harry W. Shives; two brothers, Walter M. and William McC. Kline; and one sister, Pauline Hovermale.

There will be no visitation or viewing.

Graveside services will be Thursday, July 28, 2011, at 11 a.m. at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, 17636 W. Washington St., Hagerstown, with the Rev. Clark Carr officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742 or Grace United Methodist Church, 712 W. Church St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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

Online condolences may be expressed at

The Herald-Mail Articles