Virginia A. Koontz, 68

MARCH 26, 1943-FEB. 11, 2012

February 12, 2012

Virginia Anniebelle “Gin” Koontz, 68, of Williamsport, Md., passed away Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, at her home.

Born March 26, 1943, in Williamsport, to the late Walter Woodrow and Edith Virginia Harsh Zeger.

She retired from Garden State Tanning in Williamsport in 2005.

She was a member of Rehoboth United Methodist Church in Williamsport and American Legion Post 202 Auxiliary in Williamsport.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Phillip Lee “Buck” Koontz, in 2002 and her late friend, Frank McLay.

Survivors include her daughter, Rayetta A. Schetrompf of Williamsport; her son, Phillip L. “Bucky” Koontz of St. Augustine, Fla.; a granddaughter, Traci N. Schetrompf of Sharpsburg, Md.; a grandson, Nathan T. Koontz of Ocean City, Md.; and her great-granddaughter, Hailee.

In addition to her parents, husband and friend, she was preceded in death by a half sister, Peggy A. Nichols.

A memorial service will be held Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, MD 21795 at 1 p.m. with Pastor Earl McCauley officiating.


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

Burial will be private, and memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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