Harry D. Crum, 77

SEPT. 5, 1934-MAY 11, 2012

May 12, 2012
  • Crum

Mr. Harry Daniel "Sonny" Crum, 77, of 14778 Ridge Road in Waynesboro, Pa., died Friday, May 11, 2012, at 3 p.m. at his home.

Born Sept. 5, 1934, in Shepherdstown, W.Va., he was the son of the late Harry Joshua and Elvia (Leggett) Crum. He spent his early years in Shepherdstown and Hagerstown, Md.

Mr. Crum attended North Hagerstown High School.

He and his wife, Sylvia (Longanecker) Crum, were married in 1960 in Frederick, Md., and lived in the State Line area since their marriage.

Mr. Crum was employed by Yeager's Upholstery in Chambersburg, Pa., Hennessy Products in Chambersburg and Royal Air in Hagerstown, where he worked as an upholsterer. He was also the owner and operator of Sonny's Antique Auto Upholstery in Chambersburg from 1976 to 1996.

He was a member of Maugansville Bible Brethren Church in Maugansville, Md., Pegasus Radio Control Airplane Club of Hagerstown and Antique Automobile Club of America. He enjoyed fishing, oil painting, remote-controlled airplanes, model railroading, photography and rock climbing.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Trina Pine of Waynesboro; two sons, Stephen Crum of Hedgesville, W.Va., and Danny Crum and his wife, Leslie, of Greencastle, Pa.; four grandchildren; his sister, Joan Glenn of Brimley, Mich.; and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Crum was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, David Crum.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at 10 a.m. at Maugansville Bible Brethren Church, 17904 Binkley Ave., Maugansville, with Pastor Sean Coffey officiating. Burial will follow in Boonsboro Cemetery, Boonsboro, Md.

The family will receive friends Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, 521 S. Washington St., Greencastle.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 384 Floral Ave., Chambersburg, PA 17201 or Maugansville Bible Brethren Church, 17904 Binkley Ave., Maugansville, MD 21768.

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