Elsie M. Humelsine, 90

JAN. 11, 1923-JUNE 18, 2013

June 19, 2013
  • Humelsine

Elsie Mae (Hose) Humelsine, 90, of 13620 Mercersburg Road, Greencastle, Pa., went to be with the Lord, Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at her home.

Born Jan. 11, 1923, in Montgomery Township, Franklin County, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Albert H. Hose and Alda (Myers) Hose.

Humelsine attended Sneckleberger School.

She was employed at Maryland Ribbon Co., Hagerstown, Md., for 21 years.

Humelsine was a member of Broadfording Bible Brethren Church, where she attended ladies Bible study and enjoyed helping with vacation Bible school.

She enjoyed knitting, crocheting, reading, doing jigsaw puzzles and word-search books.

Humelsine is survived by many nieces and nephews she loved dearly.

She was the last of her immediate family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Irvin C. Humelsine, who passed away in 1971; four sisters, Anna Rowe, Mabel Keller, Viola Bowers and Frances Martin; and two brothers, Fred Z. Hose and Harold Myers.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 24, 2013, at Broadfording Bible Brethren Church, 13535 Broadfording Church Road, Hagerstown. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Broadfording Bible Brethren Church, 13535 Broadfording Church Road, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Arrangements are by Miller-Bowersox Funeral Home, Greencastle.

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