July 18, 2013
The Warfordsburg rest area along westbound Interstate 70 that was closed due to a water pump break has re-opened according to the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.
June 8, 2013
Denver "Junior" Hess, 88, of McConnellsburg, Pa., and formerly of Hancock, Md., passed away Friday, June 7, 2013, at Fulton County Medical Center. Born Sept. 19, 1924, in the Pigeon Cove area of Warfordsburg, Pa., he was the son of Floyd and Alverta (Studenwalt) Hess. He was married to Wava Mellott Hess on Sept. 21, 1990. He graduated in 1942 from Bethel Township High School. Denver was employed by the Hancock Motel as a front desk clerk for more than 40 years until his retirement.
May 14, 2013
Reba B. Geist, 61, of Warfordsburg, Pa., died Sunday, May 12, 2013, at Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, Md. Visitation will be Wednesday from 2 to 8 p.m. at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg, Pa. The service will be Thursday at 11 a.m. at Jerusalem Christian Church, Warfordsburg.
January 21, 2013
Dorothy Jane McCray, 85, formerly of Warfordsburg, Pa. and a resident of Providence Place, Chambersburg, Pa., died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at the home. The family will receive friends at Amaranth Church of the Brethren, Warfordsburg, Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. The service will be Saturday at 11 a.m. at the church. Rev. Freeman A. Snair will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
December 19, 2012
Gerald N. "Buzzard" Golden, 63, of Warfordsburg, Pa., died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at War Memorial Hospital in Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Born April 22, 1949, in Fulton County, Pa., he was the son of the late Jerry and Ida Gordon Golden. He attended Southern Fulton High School in Warfordsburg. He was employed by Goodwill Industries at the Sideling Hill rest area in Hancock, Md. He previously worked at Truax's Service Station in Hancock and Golden Trucking Co., was a bus driver for Southern Fulton School District, helped on the family farm and was a member of the Breezewood Veterans Canteen Association.
August 3, 2012
Richard E. Davis, 68, of Clear Spring, Md., passed Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, at his home. Born June 18, 1944, in Westernport, Md., he was the son of the late George William Davis and Alice M. Bray Davis of Warfordsburg, Pa., and husband of Evalina G. Meram Davis of Clear Spring, whom he married April 5, 2005, in Winchester, Va. He was a 1962 graduate of South Hagerstown High School, and graduated from Hagerstown Junior College with an associate of...
July 19, 2012
Robert J. "Bob" McGuire, 74, of Warfordsburg, Pa., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md. Born Jan. 9, 1938, at home in Cresson, Pa., he was the son of the late Bernard and Helen Lilly McGuire. He served with the U.S. Army from 1961 to 1963. He was a 1956 graduate of Cresson High School, and attended St. Frances College in Loretto, Pa. He was an associate engineer for AT&T for 10 years. He was a self-employed co-owner/operator of McGuire's Builders Inc., and part-owner of Tri-State Trusses Inc. in Warfordsburg.
June 10, 2012
Susan Lee Peck, 63, of Warfordsburg, Pa., died Saturday, June 9, 2012, at the Fulton County Medical Center in McConnellsburg, Pa. Born in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., May 10, 1949, she was the daughter of the late Harry T. and Wavy Stotler Mills. She was a former CNA at Valley View Nursing Home in Berkeley Springs, and she was a homemaker. She was a member of Black Oak Mennonite Church, Warfordsburg. She is survived by her children, Roger L. Black and wife, Kelly, Wavy Kirk and husband, John, all of Warfordsburg, Alberta and Teariki Brandow of Elko, Nev., Jenny Koontz of Fredericksburg, Va., and David Koontz Jr. and wife, Jennifer, of Warfordsburg; seven grandsons; seven granddaughters; two great-granddaughters; five sisters, Kathleen Yuen of New Jersey, Mae Tucillo of Maspeth, N.Y., Alice Younker of Needmore, Peggy McAllister of Hancock and Edna Knable of Needmore; four brothers, Harold Mills and Wilber Peck, both of Warfordsburg, Gerald “Boe” Mills of Shippensburg, Pa., and Roger Mills of McConnellsburg.
June 5, 2012
Ina M. Bard, 91, of Warfordsburg, Pa., died Monday, June 4, 2012, at Fulton County Medical Center, McConnellsburg, Pa. Visitation will be Thursday from 2 to 8 p.m. at Howard L. Sipes Funeral Home Inc., McConnellsburg. The service will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Jerusalem Christian Church, Warfordsburg.