Genevieve E. McNamee, 86

JUNE 14, 1927-AUG. 24, 2013

August 26, 2013
  • Genevieve E. McNamee
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Genevieve Elizabeth McNamee, 86, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center, Hagerstown.

She was born June 14, 1927, in Hagerstown to the late Fred Rodney and Mary Ann Mayhue Palmer.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert McNamee, in 1996.

She was employed by E.J. Fennel of Hagerstown until her retirement.

She was a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Boonsboro, Md.

She was a member of Red Feather Council No. 59 Degree of Pocahontas Williamsport, Md., and Eagles Club of Hagerstown.

Survivors include son, Gerald E. Spizzo and his wife, Sandra, of Hagerstown; son, James R. Spizzo and his companion of 33 years, Joyce Eyler, of Frederick, Md.; granddaughters, Sherry Stotler, Kim Palmer, Shelly Toms, Olivia Davis and Ashley Spizzo; grandsons, Ronald Toms, Joshua Remsburg, Brandon Spizzo and Michael Eyler; sister, Rosalie Tritch of Hagerstown; very special friend, Linda Renner; 13 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; stepson, Mark McNamee of Fairplay, Md.; stepdaughter, Linda Miller of Fairplay; and stepdaughter, Karen McNamee of Fairplay.

She was predeceased by a daughter, Barbara A. Toms; brother, Harry Palmer; and sister, Betty Howell.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport. The funeral home will be open Wednesday after 9 a.m. for the convenience of family and friends.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Anne Weatherholt officiating. Interment will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

Memorial donations may be made to St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 18313 Lappans Road, Boonsboro, MD 21713.

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