Oscar W. Holter Jr. 87

NOV. 18, 1925-DEC. 12, 2012

December 14, 2012

Oscar W. Holter Jr. 87, of Linden Boulevard in Middletown, Md., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, at Frederick (Md.) Memorial Hospital.

Born Nov. 18, 1925, in Middletown, he was the son of the late Oscar W. Holter Sr. and Dorothy Mae (Derr) Holter.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ellen Jane (Lovell) Holter, on Dec. 12, 2006.

He was a 1943 graduate of Middletown High School.

He was a dairy farmer who raised purebred Holstein cattle. He later was employed by the U.S. Postal Service as a rural mail carrier.

He was a member of Christ Reformed United Church of Christ in Middletown.

He is survived by two sons, Michael W. Holter and Mitchell L. Holter; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Wanda Mae Jones.

A memorial service will be Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Christ Reformed United Church of Christ, Middletown, with the Rev. Mark Wakefield officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery following the service, with a gathering and meal at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Christ Reformed United Church of Christ, 12 S. Church St., Middletown, MD 21769.

Arrangements were made by J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg, Md.

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