G. Irene Suffecool, 84

JAN. 13, 1929-FEB. 8, 2013

February 09, 2013

G. Irene Suffecool, 84, of Williamsport, Md., passed away Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, at Williamsport Retirement Village in Williamsport.

Born Jan. 13, 1929, in Frederick County, Md., she was the daughter of the late Hubert Wesley and Lillian Jane Blank Smith.

She was a homemaker.

She was a member of New Life Christian Ministries in Hagerstown, Md., where she taught Sunday school for many years.

She is survived by her husband, Walter W. Suffecool Jr., whom she married Dec. 31, 1953, of Williamsport; daughter, Faye D. Menter and her husband, Thomas, of Williamsport; son, Douglas L. Suffecool Sr. and his wife, Charlene, of Keedysville, Md.; sister, Leota Snyder and her husband, Dick, of Williamsport; and grandchildren, Douglas L. Suffecool Jr., P. Nathaniel Flagg and Caitlin M. Flagg.

She was preceded in death by an infant son, Dwain Lynn Suffecool; two brothers, Joseph Smith and Pete Smith; and an infant great-granddaughter, Heather Suffecool.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013, at 11 a.m. at New Life Christian Ministries, 12031 Hopewell Road, Hagerstown, with Pastor Ken Harris officiating. A private burial will be held in Blair's Valley Cemetery.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church.

Memorial donations may be made to New Life Christian Ministries, 12031 Hopewell Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740 or Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Online condolences may be made to the family at

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