Elmer W. Poffenberger Jr., 62

AUG. 2, 1950-JULY 31, 2013

August 01, 2013
  • Poffenberger

Elmer William Poffenberger Jr., 62, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center.

Born Wednesday, Aug. 2, 1950, in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Elmer William Poffenberger Sr. and the late Phyllis Elaine (Gorman) Poffenberger.

He graduated from North Hagerstown High School in 1968. He was a veteran, serving in the U.S. Army. He retired from the city government of Hagerstown.

He is survived by his wife of 41 years, Denise LaRue Poffenberger; son, Elmer William Poffenberger III and wife, Tracey, of Hagerstown; and grandchildren, Seth, Emily and Hailey Poffenberger.

Services will be held Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd., Hagerstown, with Pastor Rich Murphy officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m.

Interment will be held privately with the family.

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