William H. Sayles, 90

-AUG. 6, 2013

August 08, 2013

William H. Sayles, 90, of Dayton, Ohio, formerly of Hagerstown, died on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at the Hillspring Nursing Home.

Born in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late William H. and Ruth Margaret (Tetlow) Sayles.

He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army Air Corps.

William was a retired employee of the U. S. Postal Service.

He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church; Morris Frock  Post 42 American Legion; Antietam Fire Co; Order of the Eagles; Order of the Moose; and the Knights of Columbus.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sheila Marion (Whittle) Sayles, and his siblings, Earl J. Sayles, Katheryn L. Chrisman and Margaret A. Dellinger.

He is survived by his son, Michael J. Sayles and wife, Pam, of Ellijay, Ga.; a daughter, Carolyn L. Cusumano and husband, Salvatore, of Springboro, Ohio; two grandchildren, Zachary Cusumano and wife, Corinne, and Elizabeth Cusumano Martin and husband, Cody; and two great-grandchildren, Sofia M. Cusumano and Charles J. Cusumano.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug.12, 2013, at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, with the Rev. George Limmer officiating. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.

Friends will be received one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the American Cancer Society or the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc.

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