Gary A. Huntsberger, 74

AUG. 28, 1937-NOV. 6, 2011

November 07, 2011
  • Gary A. Huntsberger
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Gary Allen Huntsberger, 74, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, at Meritus Medical Center.

Born Aug. 28, 1937, in Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Bruce A. Huntsberger and Corine E. Greenawalt.

He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1955 to 1959.

Gary retired from Mack Trucks in 1995, where he served as a union steward for many years.

He was a member of Sons of American Legion Post 211, and was a daily visitor to the Creekside Inn for 25 years.

Gary is survived by his wife, Sandra “Sandy” Huntsberger; son, Gary L. Huntsberger and wife, Debra, of Hagerstown; son Allen Huntsberger and wife, Cheryl, of Harrington, Del.; stepdaughter, Debi Eberly of Hagerstown; stepdaughter, Diane Fletcher and husband, Lonnie, of Hedgesville, W.Va.; and six grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Sandy Martin; and a brother, Elvin Huntsberger.

Memorial service will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Jeff Casto will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Wednesday.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Humane Society of Washington County, P.O. Box 367, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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