August 26, 2013
David Paul McKee, 56, of Clear Spring, Md., passed away Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center, near Hagerstown. Born Sept. 19, 1956, in Hagerstown, Md., he is the son of Bernice G. Kitchen McKee and the late David T. McKee. David attended Williamsport High School and was a member of Broadfording Church of the Brethren. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, motorcycle rider and horseback rider, and loved playing drums. In addition to his mother, David is survived by his fiancée, Susan Pander of Clear Spring; a daughter, Amy Clipp of Williamsport; a sister, Davene M. Wolfe and husband, Robert, of Harrisonburg, Va.; a grandson, Sheehan Clipp; a granddaughter, Serenity Clipp; best friends, Steve and Barbara Arnsparger; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
August 25, 2013
Birthdays Aug. 25 - Rhonda Reid, Broadfording Road, Hagerstown, turned 49; Jenifer Thompson, Hagerstown, turned 35; Bryce C. Alley, Lakeside Court, Hagerstown, turned 6. Aug. 26 - Drake Ryan Frazier, Draper Road, Clear Spring, turns 4; Jean A. Hoffman, Greencastle Pike, Hagerstown, turns 75. To submit a milestone, mail the information to The Herald-Mail, P.O. Box 439, Hagerstown, MD 21741; fax it to 301-714-0245; or email...
August 24, 2013
Juanita Belle Shirk, 94, of Clear Spring went to be with her Lord on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013. Born July 12, 1919, in Slanesville, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Melvin Earl Powers and Minnie Myrtle Alkire Powers. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, the Rev. Jay Max Shirk, in 1994. Juanita was a member of St. Clements Episcopal Church in Indian Springs and St. Andrew's Episcopal Church in Clear Spring for 42 years, where she served as president of the altar guild In previous years, she was employed by Celanese in Cumberland, Md., Dorbees in Hagerstown, Md., and London Fog Manufacturing in Hancock, Md. She retired from the Washington County tax credit application department in 1973.
August 23, 2013
Brownsville Church of God, Fayetteville, Pa., will hold a new church dedication at 4:30 p.m. Sunday. River of Life Family Worship Center, Clear Spring, the Rev. Randy Cutter will conduct the 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. special services Sunday. There will be special singing, with local musicians. Call 301-842-3676.
August 21, 2013
Wednesday, August 21, 2013 PREP GOLF Urbana 151, North Hagerstown 155, Thomas Johnson 172, Brunswick 180 At Black Rock, par 36 Urbana: Ryan Woodward 35, Teegan Stephenson 39, Kevin Mikk 38, Garrett Wrightson 39. North Hagerstown: Drew Miguel 35, Kyle Moir 38, Dylan Cline 38, Hunter Martin 44. Thomas Johnson: Joey DiFrancesco 39, Blair Plomblom 45, Evan Carmack 45, Jack Magerowski 43 Brunswick: Brandon Axline 39,...
August 19, 2013
Tuesday, Aug. 20 Antietam Exchange Club meets at Academy Theater Banquet & Conference Center, 58 E. Washington St., 7:30 a.m. Toddler time for ages 18 to 36 months, Boonsboro Free Library, 11 a.m. Hagerstown Lions Club meets at Morris Frock Post 42, Northern Avenue, 12:15 p.m. Hancock Rotary Club meets at Park-N-Dine Restaurant, 189 E. Main St., 12:30 p.m. Food Bank and Second Time Around Clothing Shop open at St. Peter's Lutheran...
August 19, 2013
Nathan Calvin Bridendolph Sr., 59, of Williamsport, Md., passed away on Sunday, Aug. 18, 2013, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md. Born Nov. 28, 1953, in Hagerstown, Md., he was the son of Ethel Mae Bridendolph McCarty of Clear Spring, Md. He retired from First Energy Corp. He was preceded in death by his stepfather, Ronald McCarty. He is survived by his wife, Debbie Bridendolph; two sons, Nathan Bridendolph Jr. and wife, Gretchen, of Falling Waters, W.Va., and Adam Bridendolph and Stephanie Pulver of Hagerstown; two sisters, Cathy Beach of Falling Waters and Mary Chaney of Clear Spring; two brothers, Kevin Zittle of Anacoco, La. and Shane McCarty of State Line, Pa.; and was expecting two grandchildren.