Estalee M. Bain, 79

NOV. 25, 1932-JUNE 23, 2012

June 24, 2012
  • Estalee M. Bain
Estalee M. Bain

Estalee Marion Bain, 79, of Hagerstown, passed away at her home Saturday, June 23, 2012.

Born Nov. 25, 1932, in Big Cove Tannery, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Reed W. and Virginia Gordon Johnson, and the widow of Russel E. Bain, who died Feb. 28, 1996.

She was self-employed as an in-home health care provider.

She was a member of Order of the Eastern Star Chapter No. 3, a member of AMVETS Post No. 10 Ladies Auxiliary and a member of the Eastern Star Bowling League, all of Hagerstown.

She is survived by one daughter, Jane M. Barlup and husband, Richard, of Hagerstown; three grandchildren, Krista Kolich, Denise Donivan and Russel Donivan and wife, Kandi, of Hagerstown; stepgrandchildren, Sherry Montgomery of State Line, Pa., and Jennifer Barlup of Front Royal, Va.; several great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; two sisters, Karen Zimmerman of Mansfield, Texas, and Phylis Pittman of Needmore, Pa.; and one brother, David Johnson of Clear Spring, Md.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Leona Divelbliss; and two brothers, James Johnson and Reed W. Johnson Jr.

A service will be held Wednesday June 27, at 2 p.m. at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock. The Rev. F. Allan Weatherholt Jr. will officiate. Burial will be in Damascus Cemetery, Big Cove Tannery.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home, where a service by the Order of the Eastern Star will be held at 7:30 p.m.

The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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