Barbara Mae Britner, 72

August 25, 2011
  • Britner

AUG. 23, 1939-AUG. 24, 2011

Barbara Mae Britner, 72, of Williamsport, Md., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2011, at her home peacefully surrounded by her family after a three-year battle with breast cancer.

Born Aug. 23, 1939, in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late William E. Wolford Sr. and Dortha E. Martin Wolford.

She was a 1957 graduate of South Hagerstown High School.

She was a tax preparer for 42 years.

She was a member of Williamsport United Methodist Church.

She was a member of Southside Birds Bowling League.

She is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, William V. "Bill" Britner; son, Lawrence V. Britner and his wife, Sarah, of Halifax, Pa.; daughter, Susan L. Iseminger of Hagerstown, Md.; daughter, Anne M. Britner-Schiffers and her husband, Jorg, of Rotterdam, Netherlands; grandson, Thomas K. Iseminger of Hagerstown; grandson, Eric V. Britner of Halifax; grandson, Samuel K. Iseminger of Hagerstown; brother, William E. Wolford Jr. and his wife, Mary Jo, of Hagerstown; sister, Bonnie J. Fiery and her husband, Thurman, of Hagerstown; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one son, Terrence V. Britner; and one brother, Larry Wolford.

A memorial service will be Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, at 11 a.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, with Rev. Susan Boehl officiating. Burial will be private.

The family will receive friends Monday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home.

The family request the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Breast Cancer Awareness of Cumberland Valley, 322 E. Antietam St., Suite 101, Hagerstown, MD 21740; Williamsport United Methodist Church, 25 E. Church St., Williamsport, MD 21795; or Arc of Washington County, 820 Florida Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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