Harry A. Teach, 73

NOV. 27, 1938-AUG. 19, 2012

August 20, 2012

Harry A. Teach, 73, of Hagerstown, Md., died Sunday, Aug. 19, 2012, at City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va.

Born Nov. 27, 1938, in Pinesburg, Md., he was the son of the late Charles Jacob and Lillie Mae Cornell Teach.

He was a carpenter by trade and retired from Bozzuto Construction.

He was a member of AARP and of Berkeley County Chapter of Izaak Walton League, where he was on the board of directors for five sessions.

He is survived by his wife, Ruby Dolores Brown Teach; a daughter, Susan K. Teach of Ocean City, Md.; a son, Harry J. (Jim) Teach of Williamsport, Md.; three stepsons, Richard Todd Barger, John Gerald Barger and Jerry Wayne Barger, all of Hagerstown; a grandson, Keith Edward Teach; a granddaughter, Allyson A. Barger; a great-granddaughter, Kaitlyn E. Teach; and a sister, Josephine Palmer of Boonsboro, Md.

He was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Anthony and Dorothy Bernhisel; and an infant brother.

A memorial service will be Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd. Hagerstown. Larry Miller will officiate. There will be no viewing.

Memorial donations may be made to Berkeley County Chapter IWLA, P.O. Box 1212, Martinsburg, WV 25402 or to West End Little League.

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