Horace Dawson Kefauver, 93, died Monday evening, April 23, 2012, in Hagerstown.
Mr. Kefauver was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Frances Walck Kefauver, who died Sept. 17, 2001.
He is survived by his daughter, Barbara Kefauver Dalle Mura, and her husband, Steven, of Richmond, Va.; and by his son, Joseph D. Kefauver, and his wife, Jayne C. Kefauver, of West Chester, Pa., their daughter, Meredith Kefauver Olsen, and her husband, Derek, of Baltimore, Md.; great-granddaughters, Hannah and Greta; their daughter, Andrea Kefauver Aldrich, and her husband, Brian, of Ellicott City, Md.; and great-grandson, Benjamin.
Mr. Kefauver grew up Boonsboro, Md., but lived his entire adult life in Hagerstown.
Mr. Kefauver was retired from Pangborn, where he worked for 40 years.
He was a member of Otterbein United Methodist Church, for 73 years. As a person of abiding faith, he faced the prospect of wither he was ultimately bound with remarkable composure.
Relatives and friends are invited to Mr. Kefauver's viewing at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, on Thursday, April 26, from 6 to 8 p.m.
A memorial service will be held at Otterbein United Methodist Church on Friday, April 27, at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Otterbein United Methodist Church, 108 E. Franklin St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.
Online condolences are accepted at www.minnichfh.com