Della L. Maphis, 73

MAY 14, 1938-NOV. 1, 2011

November 02, 2011
  • Maphis

Della Louise Maphis, 73, of 252 S. Mulberry St. in Hagerstown, Md., died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011, at her home.

Born May 14, 1938, in Keedysville, Md., she was the daughter of the late Robert L. and Anna Mae Roher Eaton.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Lee Maphis, on Oct. 31, 1984.

She was a volunteer at Greensburg Farm Market.

She is survived by her loving companion of 26 years, Donald Yingling; two daughters, Linda Lee Maphis and Carolyn Maphis, both of Hagerstown; one son, David Maphis and wife, Marcella, of Hagerstown; three grandchildren, David Maphis Jr. and wife, Jessica, of Greencastle, Pa., and Tori Law and husband, Dewayne, and Lorretta Webber and husband, Isma, both of Hagerstown; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Carol Maphis Brown; one sister, Anna Mae Harden; and four brothers, Donald Eaton, Robert Eaton, Richard Eaton and Lester Eaton.

Funeral services will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. Pastor Leon Powell will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Keedysville.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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