May 29, 2013
Nathalie A. Peterson Zuck, 94, of Hagerstown, died Sunday, May 26, 2013, at Homewood at Williamsport. The service will be Saturday at 1 p.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown. Burial will follow at Rest Haven Cemetery.
March 20, 2013
Eleanor Burr Miller, 93, of 16505 Virginia Ave., Williamsport, Md., and formerly of Venice, Fla., passed away Monday, March 11, 2013, at Homewood at Williamsport. Born Friday, Sept. 19, 1919, in Charles Town, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Charles Milton Burr Sr. and the late Ethel (Rogers) Burr. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence E. "Woodie" Miller, in 1983. She was of the Methodist faith, and a former deputy county clerk of the county court of Jefferson County, W.Va.
January 15, 2013
Margaret (Beale) Taylor, 101, of Williamsport, Md., passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at Homewood at Williamsport. Born Nov. 30, 1911, in Salisbury, Md., she was the daughter of the late Rev. Wilson T.M. Beale and Mary (Harlan) Beale. She was a member of Falling Waters Presbyterian Church. She is survived by her grandchildren, Richard R. Taylor, of Arcadia, Mich., John Taylor, of North Carolina, and Elizabeth Fox, of the U.S. Virgin Islands. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Wilson Taylor.
December 27, 2012
Frances Virginia Campbell, 99, of Hagerstown, Md., passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at Homewood of Williamsport. Born July 2, 1913 in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late Willouby Daniel and Ella (Hoffman) Coffman. She retired as a secretary for the Washington County Board of Education, having worked at the Howard Street School, Antietam School, Surrey School, and North and South high schools. She was a member of First Christian Church, Hagerstown and Downsville. She is survived by a son, Thomas W. Campbell Jr., and wife, Pamela, of Huntsville, Ala.; a daughter, Ella M. Mose of Sharpsburg, Md.; six grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.
December 21, 2012
John "Jack" Freeman Chisholm Jr., 77, formerly of Cumberland, Md., and residing in Gaithersburg, Md., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital, Rockville, Md. He had been a resident of Homewood at Williamsport, Williamsport, Md., for several years. Born Nov. 3, 1935, in Cumberland, Mr. Chisholm was the son of the late John Freeman Chisholm Sr. and Mary Helena (Adams) Chisholm. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. Jack retired from Allegany College of Maryland and was a member of Saint Paul's Lutheran Church, Cumberland.
December 5, 2012
Jewel Banks Hicks, age 92, of Williamsport, Md., and formerly of Maugansville, Md., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at Homewood of Williamsport under the loving care of the staff of Homewood and Hospice of Washington County. Born Wednesday, July 14, 1920, in Stanly County, N.C., she was the daughter of the late J. Homer Mauldin and the late Daisy (Barbee) Mauldin. She was preceded in death by her husband, Glen D. Hicks, in 1994. She was formerly employed with Dorby Dress Manufacturing.
November 25, 2012
A dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Nov. 5 for the opening of Woodlands Apartments at Homewood at Williamsport Retirement Center. The building was the former nursing home, which was built in 1951. It has been renovated into 35 independent-living apartments. Active seniors can experience maintenance-free living in apartments and cottages now and priority access to assisted living, rehabilitation, nursing and dementia care on-site when needed.
November 9, 2012
Homewood at Williamsport held trick or treat for the staff children in the health-care center.
October 18, 2012
June Palmer (Mahone) Kunkleman, 87, formerly of Hagerstown, Md., died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, at Homewood at Williamsport, Williamsport, Md. Born Feb. 23, 1925 in Charlottesville, Va., she was the daughter of the late William Linwood and Inez Kathleen (Moore) Mahone. She was the wife of the late Benjamin Franklin Kunkleman, who died Feb. 21, 1999. Upon her high school graduation, June attended Madison College, Harrisonburg, Va., where she obtained a bachelor of arts degree in education.
October 7, 2012
Myrtle Mae Stanfield White, 101, of Falling Waters, W.Va., died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at Homewood at Williamsport. Family will receive friends Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home, Martinsburg, W.Va. The service will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Harmony United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Harmony Cemetery. Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home.