Leroy S. Semler, 83

FEB. 22, 1928-SEPT. 24, 2011

September 24, 2011

Leroy Stoddard Semler, 83, of Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011, at Julia Manor Nursing Home.

Born Feb. 22, 1928, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Leroy and Edna Stoddard Semler.

He was a 1948 graduate of Hagerstown High School.

He retired from the City of Hagerstown Water Department.

He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Patricia Smith Semler; daughters, Mary C. Henson of Falling Waters, W.Va., and Cindy L. Bailey of Waynesboro, Pa.; son, Preston L. Semler of Boonsboro, Md.; sister, Elsie Durshlag of Culver City, Calif.; five grandsons; and nine great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at the convenience of the family.

There will be no viewing or visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of one's choice.

Arrangements are by Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown.

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