Marjorie M. Harbaugh, 86

APRIL 28, 1927-MAY 24, 2013

May 25, 2013
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Marjorie Marie Harbaugh, 86, of Hagerstown, Md., died Friday, May 24, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center.

Born April 28, 1927, in Williamsport, Md., she was the daughter of the late Cecil Brewer and Katherine Louise Shipley Rhodes.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Oscar K. Harbaugh.

She was previously employed by Alkan Label Mill for 10 years and Washington County Board of Education in the cafeteria for seven years.

Marjorie was a member of Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary, AMVETS Post 10 Auxiliary, Fraternal Order of Eagles 694 Auxiliary and Funkstown Dixon-Troxell American Legion Post 211 Auxiliary.

She is survived by four daughters, Wava Arlene Barker of Williamsport, Carol Viola Ecton of Keedysville, Angela Marie Smith of Charles Town, W.Va. and Kathryn Elaine Lapole of Hagerstown; three sons, Calvin Eugene Harbaugh of Williamsport, Gregory Allen Harbaugh of Clear Spring and Randy Wayne Harbaugh of Hagerstown; one sister, Betty Katherine Grove of Williamsport; one brother, Cecil Garfield Rhodes of Williamsport; a grandson whom she raised, David Weaver II; 27 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Cynthia Louise Smith; one grandchild; three great-grandchildren; and three brothers, Thomas Rhodes, Russell Rhodes and William Rhodes.

Services will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown. The Rev. Robert V. Robinson will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

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

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