Elizabeth L. Sword, 86

SEPT. 23, 1926-APRIL 14, 2013

April 15, 2013

Elizabeth Louise Sword, 86, of Hagerstown, Md., and formerly of Frederick, Md., passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2013, at Citizens Care and Rehabilitation Center, Frederick.

Born Sept. 23, 1926, in Washington, D.C., to the late William Joseph and Margaret Louise Myers Buscher.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Edward Sword, on April 19, 2012.

She was a graduate of Trinity High School in Washington, D.C.

She was a homemaker.

She was of the Catholic faith.

Survivors include a son, James M. Sword and his wife, Deborah, of Mount Airy, Md.; daughter, Karen M. Adams and her husband, George, of Westminster, Md.; son, Carl W. Sword and his wife, Margaret, of Frederick; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her stepmother, Gladys Buscher.

Funeral services will be held at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, Md., on Friday, April 19, 2013, at 11 a.m. with Monsignor Alfred E. Smith officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral service on Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. Interment will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick.

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