Susan J. Ancarrow, 70

DEC. 21, 1941-OCT. 2, 2012

October 02, 2012

Susan J. Ancarrow, 70, of 11939 Comanche Drive, Smithsburg, Md., passed away Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012, at her home.

Born Sunday, Dec. 21, 1941, in Washington, D.C., and raised in Emmitsburg, Md., she was the daughter of the late Robert Edward Daugherty and the late Helen Forrest (Maxel) Daugherty.

She graduated from Emmitsburg High School in 1959 and then graduated from Maryland Medical Secretarial School in 1961. She was employed with Waynesboro Hospital, retiring after many years of service. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, where she was part of the Ladies Sunday School Bowling League. She enjoyed spending time at the beach, and was a loving mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her husband, Clarence L. Ancarrow of Smithsburg; daughter, Belinda L. Ancarrow of Annapolis, Md.; three sons, Gregory L. Ancarrow and wife, Crystal, and Gary L. Ancarrow, all of Smithsburg, and Mark L. Ancarrow and wife, Brenda, of Huntingtown, Md.; sister-in-law, Tootie Muhlbaier of Woodbury, N.J.; five grandsons, Scott, Matthew, Timothy, Christopher, and Daniel Ancarrow; granddaughter, Lindsay Ancarrow; and two great-granddaughters, Emery and Reese Ancarrow.

Services will be Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at 10 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, Md., with Pastor Scott Ancarrow officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home, Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, from 7 to 9 p.m.

Interment will follow in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave. Hagerstown, MD 21742.

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