Ethel M. Eby, 73

DEC. 22, 1939-JUNE 8, 2013

June 08, 2013

Ethel May Eby, 73, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, at her home.

Born Friday, Dec. 22, 1939, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Jonas R. Eby and Esther L. (Sollenberger) Eby.

She was employed by Sunnyway Foods in Greencastle, Pa., and previously was employed by Martin's Food Market and Rocky Ridge Farm Market.

She was a member of Mount Olive Mennonite Church in Hagerstown.

She is survived by her three brothers, Jonas Eby and wife, Marie, of Clear Spring, Md., William Eby and wife, Marian, of Ephrata, Pa., and Henry Eby and wife, Miriam, of Hagerstown; two sisters, Susan Martin and husband, Mahlon, of Greencastle, and Esther Martin and husband, Alvin, of Hagerstown; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two infant brothers.

Services will be Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at 10 a.m. at Mount Olive Mennonite Church, 13305 Maugansville Road, Hagerstown, with the local church ministry officiating. Interment will be at Reiff Mennonite Church Cemetery, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends Monday, June 10, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown.

The family will also receive friends Tuesday one hour before the service at the church.

The family requests the omission of flowers. Memorial donations may be made to Mount Olive Mennonite Church, c/o Mark Strite, 13416 Clear Spring Road, Clear Spring, MD 21722.

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