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December 5, 1996
WOLFSVILLE, Md. - A human skeleton found Friday in a wooded area of Frederick County appears to be that of a white woman, 25 to 40 years old, who may have been wearing a wedding band, investigators said. Pathologists at the Maryland medical examiner's office also speculated the body had been in the woods one to four years, Maryland State Police Cpl. Todd May said. The manner and cause of death haven't been determined, May said. The woman is believed to have been 5 feet 2 to 5 feet 5 inches tall, he said.
NEWS
August 22, 2009
WOLFSVILLE, Md. -- A 59-year-old woman died early Saturday in a house fire in Wolfsville, a Frederick County community just south of Smithsburg, the Frederick County Division of Fire and Rescue Services said in a press release. Fire and rescue units were alerted to a house fire in the 14000 block of Brown Road in Wolfsville on Saturday about 12:30 a.m., division spokesman Michael P. Dmuchowski said in the release. When firefighters arrived, one occupant met them outside and said another person still was inside, he said.
NEWS
October 27, 2009
OCT. 6, 1922-OCT. 24, 2009 WOLFSVILLE, Md. - Cyrus E. Wolf, 87, of Wolfsville, died Saturday, Oct. 24, 2009, at Fahrney-Keedy Home, Boonsboro. Born Oct. 6, 1922, in Wolfsville, he was the son of the late Loy N. and Nettie F. Kline Wolf. Cyrus was originally a member of St. James Reformed Church, Wolfsville, and then became a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church, also in Wolfsville, where he served on various committees, was a member of the church choir and the handbell choir.
NEWS
July 13, 2010
JULY 23, 1920-JULY 11, 2010 WOLFSVILLE, Md. - Woodrow Wilson Wolf, 89, of Wolfsville, died Sunday, July 11, 2010, at his home. He was born July 23, 1920, in Wolfsville and was the son of the late Loy Nelson and Nettie Florence Kline Wolf. Woodrow enlisted in the U.S. Army Corps in Hagerstown and served three years, three months and three days. He began in mechanical work with sheet metal training and, from there, went to England for 22 months with the U. S. Army Air Corps 8th Air Force.
OBITUARIES
April 22, 2013
Betty Lewis Smith, 85, formerly of Wolfsville, Md., died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Heritage Hall Care Facility of Leesburg, Va. The service and burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by J.L. Davis Funeral Home of Smithsburg.
OBITUARIES
January 26, 2011
Service postponed The viewing and service for Pauline Mae Rohrer, 73, of Cavetown Church Road, Smithsburg, who died Sunday, Jan. 23, 2011, have been changed. The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at J.L. Davis Funeral Home, Smithsburg. The service will be Friday at 11 a.m. at St. Mark's Lutheran Church of Wolfsville.
OBITUARIES
November 13, 2012
Gaither E. Moser, 89, of Wolfsville died Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center, Hagerstown. Born Sept. 20, 1923, in Wolfsville, he was the son of the late Roger and Edna Poffenberger Moser and stepson of the late Olive Moser. He was the husband of the late Louise E. Leatherman Moser who preceded him in death on April 18, 1998. Gaither was a member of The Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, Myersville. He farmed most of his life in the Wolfsville area and retired as a milk truck driver after 28 years of service with Earl Mercer Transport.
OBITUARIES
March 21, 2011
Lauren S. Blickenstaff, 82, of Smithsburg, died Monday, March 21, 2011, at his home. He was born Nov. 2, 1928, in Wolfsville, and was the son of the late Samuel H. and Virgie Shuff Blickenstaff. Lauren was raised by his grandmother, Linnie Shuff. Lauren was a life member of St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Wolfsville. He served with the U.S. Army from 1948 to 1950. For many years, he worked as a security guard at Fairchild Aircraft, Hagerstown; was a carpenter with Morgan-Keller Builders; and retired as a security guard with Top Flight, Hagerstown.
OBITUARIES
January 9, 2013
Harold E. Schroyer, 60, of Little Antietam Road, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at City Hospital of Martinsburg, W.Va. Born Feb. 8, 1952, in Frederick, Md.; he was the son of Elvin J. and Dorothy (Wolf) Schroyer of Middletown, Md. He was a graduate of Middletown High School Class of 1970. He was employed by Craft Dairy of Chambersburg, Pa., and was a self-employed wood worker. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Tammy L. (Frushour) Schroyer whom he married June 27, 1987; one son, Aaron L. Schroyer and companion, Kassie Caudell, of Hagerstown; one brother, Robert Schroyer and wife, Liz, of Wolfsville; one sister, Jean Myers and husband, Herb, of Mercersburg; father and mother-in-law, Nathan and Rose Frushour of Wolfsville; two sisters-in-law, Terry Williams and husband, Rusty, of Wolfsville and Debbie Strubel and husband, Jimmy, of Clear Spring; and seceral aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
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May 31, 2013
Jean Elizabeth Recher, 85, of Hagerstown, passed away Thursday, May 30, 2013, at Homewood Assisted Living in Williamsport, Md. Born Jan. 30, 1928, in Chewsville, Md., she was the daughter of the late Ralph Unger and Alice Amelia Longnecker Shilling.   For 19 years, she lived with her paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. William Walter Shilling, on their farm in Chewsville.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Lee Recher, who...
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OBITUARIES
April 22, 2013
Betty Lewis Smith, 85, formerly of Wolfsville, Md., died Thursday, April 18, 2013, at Heritage Hall Care Facility of Leesburg, Va. The service and burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by J.L. Davis Funeral Home of Smithsburg.
OBITUARIES
March 13, 2013
Mrs. Rebecca L. Leatherman, 91, of Wolfsville, Md., entered peacefully into eternal life on Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown. Born May 30, 1921, near Middletown, Md., Rebecca was the daughter of the late George Edgar and Edna Irene Palmer Shank. Upon the passing of her parents, Rebecca resided in Hagerstown with her Uncle Leon and Aunt Eva Brandenburg Palmer and also Mr. and Mrs. William H. Brandenburg near Wolfsville. She was the wife of the late Carroll Charles Leatherman, who passed in May 1991.
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January 9, 2013
Harold E. Schroyer, 60, of Little Antietam Road, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at City Hospital of Martinsburg, W.Va. Born Feb. 8, 1952, in Frederick, Md.; he was the son of Elvin J. and Dorothy (Wolf) Schroyer of Middletown, Md. He was a graduate of Middletown High School Class of 1970. He was employed by Craft Dairy of Chambersburg, Pa., and was a self-employed wood worker. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Tammy L. (Frushour) Schroyer whom he married June 27, 1987; one son, Aaron L. Schroyer and companion, Kassie Caudell, of Hagerstown; one brother, Robert Schroyer and wife, Liz, of Wolfsville; one sister, Jean Myers and husband, Herb, of Mercersburg; father and mother-in-law, Nathan and Rose Frushour of Wolfsville; two sisters-in-law, Terry Williams and husband, Rusty, of Wolfsville and Debbie Strubel and husband, Jimmy, of Clear Spring; and seceral aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
OBITUARIES
December 11, 2012
Vernon Peter “Pete” Kline, 93, of Boonsboro died Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at Fahrney-Keedy Memorial Home, Boonsboro. Born May 3, 1919, in Wolfsville, he was the son of the late James E. and Ada L. (Kline) Kline. He was the husband of the late Nellie Ruth Smith Kline who preceded him in death April 18, 2001. Pete was a veteran of WWII serving with the U.S. Army. He was employed by Thompson and Sons Awning, Boonsboro for many years, he also farmed, worked in construction and retired from Fairchild Aircraft, Hagerstown.
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November 13, 2012
Gaither E. Moser, 89, of Wolfsville died Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center, Hagerstown. Born Sept. 20, 1923, in Wolfsville, he was the son of the late Roger and Edna Poffenberger Moser and stepson of the late Olive Moser. He was the husband of the late Louise E. Leatherman Moser who preceded him in death on April 18, 1998. Gaither was a member of The Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, Myersville. He farmed most of his life in the Wolfsville area and retired as a milk truck driver after 28 years of service with Earl Mercer Transport.
OBITUARIES
October 19, 2012
Cyrus W. Early, 87, of Wolfsville, Md., died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown. Born Aug. 17, 1925 in Highland (Frederick County) Md., he was the son of the late Cyrus W. and Susan Pryor Early. Cyrus was a member of Grossnickle Church of the Brethren, Myersville, Md. He farmed all of his life in the Wolfsville area, and retired after 22 years as a bus driver for Frederick County Public Schools, in the Wolfsville and Middletown areas. Surviving Cyrus is his wife, Hazel Kepler Early; three children, Wayne C. Early and wife, Joyce, and Linda K. Pate, all of Wolfsville, and Gene R. Early of Greenville, Texas; three grandchildren, John Early and wife, Betty, of Wolfsville; Dale Early and wife, Ashley, of Texas, and Heidi Pate of Wolfsville; one great-granddaughter, Madalynn Early; and his brother-in-law, Stanley Kline of Myersville.
NEWS
September 19, 2012
Wolfsville Elementary School is closed Wednesday due to a partial power failure that is affecting water and sewer, according to an email release from Frederick County Public Schools spokeswoman Peggy Ballew.
NEWS
February 5, 2012
The Wolfsville Ruritan Club is about to start its 55th year of service to the community. The new officers for 2012 were installed at the Cozy Restaurant Dec. 19 by Zone 3 Gov. Paul Spurrier. The officers are: president, Joe Hawkins; vice president, David Fogle; secretary, Bill Price; treasurer, Doug Martin; and three board members, Zene Wolfe, Mary Wiles and Bob Condon.   The club consists of 44 members, who with the assistance of many volunteers, held 12 fundraisers in 2011.  The biggest events were two country butcherings and the Catoctin Antique Gas Engine Show.
OBITUARIES
November 2, 2011
Isabel B. Yingling, 89, formerly of Frederick, Md., and more recently of Boonsboro, died Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown. Born Sept. 11, 1922, in Wolfsville, Frederick County, she was the daughter of the late Oscar A. and Sarah Ellen DeLawter Brandenburg. She married C. Ralph Yingling on Jan. 31, 1946. He preceded her in death on May 7, 2001. Isabel was a 1939 graduate of Middletown High School. She was a life member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church in Wolfsville, serving several terms on the council and as council president.
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