March 7, 2003
WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Joseph M. Reeder, 82, of 344 Strickler Ave., died Wednesday, March 5, 2003, at his home. Born Feb. 19, 1921, in Everett, Pa., he was the son of the late Clarence Milton and Edna Grace Avey Reeder. He was a 1939 graduate of Waynesboro High School. He retired in 1982 after 17 years as an industrial engineer for Grove Manufacturing in Shady Grove, Pa. Earlier, he was a machine apprentice and later an industrial engineer with Landis Tool Co. in Waynesboro, and worked for Hess Manufacturing Co. for 10 years.
November 21, 2008
Jean E. Houser, 85 1922-NOV. 19, 2008 WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Jean E. Haugh Houser, 85, of Waynesboro, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2008, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. Born in 1922 in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Bruce Ellis and Anna Koons Haugh. She was a 1940 graduate of Waynesboro High School, where she played the violin in the orchestra. She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Barr Houser, in 2004. They were married in 1944.
June 18, 2012
Mr. Ronald “Snipe” Snider, 80, of 146 S. Church St., Waynesboro, Pa., died at 9:35 a.m. Sunday, June 17, 2012, at Quincy Village, Quincy, Pa. Born May 9, 1932, in Waynesboro, he was the son of the late Thorton “Snooks” Snider and Louse (McDowell) Snider. He graduated from Waynesboro High School with the class of 1950. He later graduated from Shippensburg College with a master's degree in education. Mr. Snider served with the U.S. Army during the Korean conflict. He and his wife of more than 51 years, Mary Lou (Cuthriell)
February 20, 2009
MARCH 30, 1943-FEB. 18, 2009 ST. THOMAS, Pa. - Joyce Elizabeth Sharrah Detrow, 65, of 7707 Cumberland Circle, and formerly of the Waynesboro, Pa., area, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at Manorcare Health Services in Chambersburg, Pa. Born March 30, 1943, in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Clarence W. and Lorraine Hartman Sharrah. She was preceded in death by her companion, Chester E. Baer Sr., who died Jan. 27, 2008. She attended Waynesboro High School and later received her GED. She worked at the former Los Gringos Restaurant in Waynesboro.
March 10, 2009
AUG. 8, 1930-MARCH 7, 2009 WAYNESBORO, Pa. - T. Joanne Tritle Adams, 78, of 21 Mount Vernon Terrace, died Saturday, March 7, 2009, at her home. Born Aug. 8, 1930, in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Bessie Louise Tritle Duffey. Her husband, William G. Adams, Jr., died Dec. 24, 2003. They were married July 8, 1949. She was a 1948 graduate of Waynesboro High School. She retired in 1995 from Supervalu in Williamsport. She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Waynesboro, where she was a former Sunday school teacher.
September 8, 2013
Mrs. Alyce S. (Steck) McCoy, 82, a resident of Menno Haven Retirement Community, Chambersburg, Pa., and formerly of Waynesboro, Pa., died at 4:14 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 8, 2013, at the nursing home. Born Nov. 19, 1930, in Waynesboro, she was the daughter of the late Howard L. and Henrietta E. (Elliott) Steck. She was a lifelong resident of the Waynesboro area. Mrs. McCoy was a graduate of Waynesboro High School. She worked for The Record Herald as the society editor. She later owned her own catering business with Nancy Levick and a vanity retail store in Waynesboro. Mrs. McCoy was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Waynesboro, and enjoyed cooking and traveling. She is survived by two sons, Thomas Jones of West Chester, Pa., and Michael Jones; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; her nephew, Steve Graham of Sabillasville, Md.; and a number of additional nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, C. Kenneth McCoy; and two sisters, Virginia S. Graham and Kay S. Whetstone. A memorial service will be Saturday, Sept.
October 4, 2011
Samuel Harold Martin, 75, of 232 Moss Spring Ave. in Greencastle, Pa., died Monday, Oct. 3, 2011, at 10:30 p.m. at Chambersburg Hospital. Born May 25, 1936, in Waynesboro, Pa., he was the son of the late S. Harold and Charlotte (Needy) Martin. He spent his early years in Thomaston, Conn. In his earlier life, he worked at Doubleday in Smithsburg and then at Marathon and American Can, and retired from James River Corp. in Chambersburg after 36 years of employment. Samuel was a 1954 graduate of Waynesboro High School and attended Shippensburg State College.
August 24, 2013
Mrs. Nancy V. (Wolf) Brandt, 70, of Hagerstown, Md., and formerly of Rouzerville, Pa., and Brunswick, Md., died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown after an extended illness. Born Oct. 13, 1942, in Waynesboro, Pa., she was the daughter of Kathryn (Sease) Wolf of Waynesboro, Pa., and the late Kenneth Wolf. She attended Waynesboro High School until her senior year. She graduated from North Hagerstown High School in 1960. She and her husband of 50 years, Charles William Brandt, were married July 26, 1963, in Hagerstown.
February 18, 2011
MARCH 22, 1945-FEB. 15, 2011 ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Gerald Wayne Bayer passed away at his home in Annapolis on Feb. 15, 2011. He was born March 22, 1945, in Boonsboro, Md., and grew up in Waynesboro, Pa. A graduate of Waynesboro High School in 1963, he received an associate degree in drafting and design from Penn State University in 1965, and a bachelor's degree in physics from the University of Rochester in 1969. He had a long and distinguished career as an engineer, manager and vice president at Eastman Kodak Co., and was vice president of operations at Sterling Pharmaceutical.
December 4, 2008
JUNE 7, 1955-DEC. 3, 2008 CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Alan R. "Popeye" Lohman Sr., 53, of 2210 Murtha Drive, died of cancer Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008, at his home. Born June 7, 1955, in Waynesboro, Pa., he was the son of Roselee E. Chadwell and Conway K. Lohman, both of Waynesboro. He was a 1974 graduate of Waynesboro High School. He was a franchised Cornwell Tools dealer for Franklin and Fulton (Pa.) counties. He was a member of Otterbein Church in Waynesboro, where he was a member of the Sunday school class and the Men's Ministries Group.