James H. Stubbings Sr., 81

MAY 1, 1931-JUNE 27, 2012

June 28, 2012

James Henry "Harry" Stubbings Sr., 81, of 14151 Strite Road, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2012, at Reeders Memorial Home.

Born Friday, May 1, 1931, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late James Douglas Stubbings and Marie Louise Ratte Stubbings.

He was employed with Sheet Metal Workers Local Union 100 as a sheet-metal worker for many years.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Madeleine T. Stubbings; four sons, James H. Stubbings Jr. of Hagerstown, John R. Stubbings of Olney, Md., Joseph E. Stubbings of Mount Airy, Md., and Jayme D. Stubbings of San Anselmo, Calif.; one sister, Vivi M. Allen of Bethesda, Md.; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Monday, July 2, at 10 a.m. at St. Ann Catholic Church, 1525 Oak Hill Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742, with the Rev. Martin S. Nocchi as celebrant.

Family will receive friends at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, on Sunday, July 1, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Interment will be at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Silver Spring, Md., on Monday, July 2, at 1:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Behavioral Health Services, c/o Washington County Health System, 1302 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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