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William R. Cook
79, of Glyndon
William Rozell Cook, 79, of Glyndon, died Wednesday, Dec. 2, 1998, at Northwest Hospital Medical Center.
Born Dec. 26, 1918, in Baltimore, he was the husband of Lois H. Cook of Glyndon. 
He had been a sheet metal fabricator in the Johns Hopkins Physics Lab, and was a member of Ionic Lodge No. 145 A.F. & A.M. for 50 years, and the Boumi Temple. 
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are two nephews and one niece. 
He was predeceased by sister Peggy J. Tregoe. 
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Eline Funeral Home, 11824 Reisterstown Road, Reisterstown. Interment will be in Forest Baptist Cemetery, Upperco. 
Friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, where the Ionic Lodge No. 145 will hold a memorial service at 8 p.m. 

Philip A. Selby
51, of Rockford, Ill.
Philip Arthur Selby, 51, of Rockford, Ill., died Saturday, Nov. 28, 1998, in Rockford Memorial Hospital.
Born April 29, 1947, in Shelby, N.C., he was the son of Frank and Bernice Brooks Selby of Taneytown. He was the husband of Dianne Ferguson, whom he married June 22, 1972. 
He grew up in Westminster on a dairy farm. A Westminster High School graduate, he received a bachelor of science degree in Industrial Art Education from the University of Maryland. He served as a captain in the Air Force where he flew RC-135 reconnaissance aircraft in the United States, Alaska, Europe and the Far East. He was employed by Bergstrom Manufacturing Co. for the past 18 years where he was product support manager. He and his wife owned Additional Storage in Loves Park, Ill. He was formerly employed by Coleman Air Transport. In his younger years he had enjoyed skiing, repelling, camping and hiking. He also enjoyed traveling, science, computers, gadgets, photography, astronomy and carpentry. 
Surviving, in addition to his wife and parents, are daughter Laura Selby of Rockford, Ill.; one aunt; one uncle; and numerous cousins. 
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at First United Presbyterian Church, 65 Washington Road, Westminster, with the Rev. David Smazik officiating. 
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Noah's Ark Animal Sanctuary, 111 N. First, Rockford, IL 60117. 
Arrangements are by Fitzgerald & Associates Funeral Home, Mulford Chapel, 1860 S. Mulford Road, Rockford, Ill. 

Mark D. Tipton
37, of Westminster
Mark David Tipton, 37, of Westminster, died Wednesday, Dec. 2, 1998, at University Hospital Shock Trauma Unit from injuries received in an accident Tuesday morning in Westminster.
Born July 3, 1961, in Gettysburg, Pa., he was the son of Virginia Poole Bailey of Clarksburg, W.Va., and the late Frank Melvin Tipton. He was the husband of Lola ``Luke'' Tipton. 
He was a welder for the Arundel Corp. in Baltimore and was a member of the International Operating Engineers Local No. 37. 
Surviving, in addition to his wife and mother, are children Mark David Tipton Jr. and Andrea N. Tipton, both of Westminster; brothers Robert W. and Michael W. Bailey, both of Clarksburg, W.Va.; sister Carol Bailey of Clarksburg, W.Va.; step-father William H. Bailey of Clarksburg, W.Va.; step-mother Shirley Tipton of Westminster; and devoted friend Tony Raper of Taneytown. 
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster. Interment will be in Deer Park Cemetery. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Margaret A. `Peggy' Brown
50, of Owings Mills
Margaret Ann ``Peggy'' Brown, 50, of Owings Mills, died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 1999, at Greater Baltimore Medical Center after an extended illness.
Born Sept. 27, 1948, in Gettysburg, Pa., she was the daughter of Emily Smith Bangs of Westminster. She was the wife of Robert L. ``Bob'' Brown III. 
She graduated from Westminster High School in 1966, and was a member of Owings Mills Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary. She was a certified emergency medical technician and IV tech. She attended Sacred Heart and St. Charles Catholic Churches. 
Surviving, in addition to her mother and husband, are children Tina Marie Perna of Toms River, N.J., and Randy H. Brown of Owings Mills; sister Penny Bangs of Westminster; and stepbrother Thomas E. Bangs Jr. of Post Falls, Idaho. 
She was predeceased by stepfather Wilbur T. Bangs. 
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster, with the Rev. James D. Proffitt, associate pastor of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Glyndon, officiating. Interment will be in Lake View Memorial Park. 
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. 

Craig S. Hensby
37, formerly of Sykesville
Craig Steven Hensby, 37, of Burke, Va., formerly of Sykesville, died Dec. 31, 1998 in Burke, Va.
Born June 12, 1961, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of Jerome R. and Ellen Thompson Hensby of Towson. He was the wife of Takako Yamashiro Hensby. 
He graduated from South Carroll High School. He was a Marine veteran and served in Okinawa as a sergeant. He was employed at Softworks computer systems development company, where he worked in research and development. He enjoyed motorcycling. 
Surviving, in addition to his parents and wife, are daughter Amy Ellen Hensby of Burke; and sisters Robin Pyles of Horsham, Pa., and Mary Beth Hensby of Sykesville. 
A celebration of life will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Landings Community Center, 6001 Cove Landing Road, Burke, Va. Interment will be at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery. 
A trust fund has been established for Amy. 

M. Irene Lynn
98, of Westminster
M. Irene Lynn, 98, of Westminster, died Monday, Jan. 25, 1999, at Westminster Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Born July 31, 1900, in Westminster, she was the daughter of the late John Harry and Mary Belinda Geiman Young. She was the wife of Earl Jacob Lynn, who died in 1987. 
She was a member of Westminster Church of the Brethren and the Daughters of the American Revolution, William Winchester chapter. She enjoyed vegetable gardening and raising amaryllis flowers. 
Surviving are daughters and sons-in-law Kathryn L. and Richard Vantries of Arcadia, Fla., and Middleburg, Rosemary L. and Harold McCloskey of Westminster; three grandsons; and one great-granddaughter. 
She was predeceased by brothers Charles R., William H., and Earl D. Young. 
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Myers Funeral Home, 91 Willis St., Westminster, with her pastor, the Rev. Scott Duffey and the Rev. David B. Helfrich officiating. Interment will follow in Meadow Branch Cemetery, Westminster. 
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home. 
Memorial contributions may be made to Westminster Church of the Brethren, 5 Park Place, Westminster, MD 21157 or to Grace Lutheran Church Memorial Fund, 21 Carroll St., Westminster, MD 21157. 

Murray L. Miller Sr.
93, of Gettysburg, Pa.
Murray Leroy Miller Sr., 93, of Gettysburg, Pa., formerly of Reisterstown, died Sunday, Jan. 24, 1999, at Gettysburg Hospital.
Born Sept. 7, 1905, in Millers, he was the son of the late Henry K. and Missouri Elizabeth Miller. He was the husband of the late Gladys Virginia Downing Miller. 
He was a member of the Ionic Lodge in Reisterstown, and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He was an internal revenue agent with the Internal Revenue Service for many years. 
Surviving are son Murray Leroy Miller Jr. of Arbutus and three grandchildren. 
He was predeceased by siblings Laura Bollinger, Charles Miller, Clarence Miller, H. Walter Miller, Lawrence Miller, Guy Miller, Sherman Miller, Mryl Millner, Spurgeon Miller, and Eva Ramer. 
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. today at Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, 3296 Charmil Drive, Manchester, with the Rev. Timothy P. Feaser of Trinity Lutheran Church, Reisterstown, officiating. Interment will be in Millers Church Cemetery, Millers. 

Helen L. Ridgley
80, of Westminster
Helen Louise Ridgley, 80, of Westminster, died Tuesday evening, Jan. 26, 1999, at Northwest Hospital, Randallstown, after a brief illness.
Born Feb. 1, 1918, in Uniontown, she was the daughter of the late Earl R. and Anna Myrle Haines Buffington. She was the wife of the late Grant Claude Ridgley, who died Nov. 26, 1996. 
For the past two years, she had been a resident at Oakland Manor, Sykesville. Before retiring she was an licensed practical nurse at Springfield State Hospital. She was a member of the Church of The Open Door, Super Sixties, and the Westminster Senior Citizens. 
Surviving is a son Grant B. Ridgley of Sykesville; daughter Cherie L. Mullins of Sykesville; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. 
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster with her pastor, the Rev. John Campbell, officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today and from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. 
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Church of The Open Door Building Fund, 550 Baltimore Blvd., Westminster, MD 21157. 

Charles `Tom' T. Alexander
49, of Albuquerque, N.M.
Charles ``Tom'' Thomas Alexander, 49, of Albuquerque, N.M., formerly of Randallstown, died Saturday, April 24, 1999 at the VA Hospital in Albuquerque, N.M.
Born Jan. 9, 1950, in New Freedom, he was the son of the late John and Dorothy Alexander. 
He was an Army veteran and had served two tours in Vietnam. 
Surviving are daughter Holly Alexander of Westminster; brothers Robert N. Alexander of Towson, William D. Alexander of Delaware, Ronald S. Alexander of Westminster, Gary L. Alexander of Alabama; sisters JoAnn Tanner of Charlestown, W.Va., and Karen S. Duff of Westminster; and one grandson. 
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Shiloh Methodist Church, 3100 Shiloh Road, Hampstead, with the Rev. Richard Brown-Whale officiating. A private interment was held on April 27 at the Veteran's Cemetery in Santa Fe, N.M. 
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Shiloh Methodist Church, 3100 Shiloh Road, Hampstead, MD 21074. 

James A. Kearney
74, of Baltimore
James A. Kearney, 74, of Baltimore, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999.
Born Feb. 17, 1925, in Kentucky, he was the son of the late John and Marie Carlin Kearney. He was the husband of Elizabeth Clarkson Kearney. 
He was an administrator with the Social Security Administration. He was a member of St. William of York Catholic Church, Baltimore. 
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are daughter Kathleen Kearney Frey of Carroll County; sons James Philip Kearney, Paul Clarkson Kearney, Robert Allen Kearney, and Patrick Edward Kearney; and nine grandchildren. 
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9 a.m. Friday at St. William of York Catholic Church, 600 Cooks Lane, Baltimore. Interment will be in Garrison Forest Maryland Veterans Cemetery. 
Friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Witzke Funeral Home of Catonsville Inc. 1630 Edmondson Ave., Catonsville. 

Leotta P. MacDermott
96, formerly of Union Bridge
Leotta Pauline MacDermott, 96, formerly of Union Bridge, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999, at Westminster Nursing and Rehabilitative Center following a brief illness.
Born Oct. 30, 1902, in Weyers Cave, Va., she was the daughter of the late Paul Glover and Hattie Stoner Glover Romans. She was the wife of James Henry MacDermott, who died in 1991. 
She was a member of Union Bridge United Methodist Church and the Homemakers Club of Union Bridge. 
Surviving are daughter Shirley J. Evans of Baltimore County; son James Lee MacDermott of Westminster; sisters Mary Nelson of Arlington, Va. and Marguerite Lenz of Baltimore; and one grandson. 
She was predeceased by brother J.C. Glover; and sister Juanita Heintz. 
Private interment services will be held in Meadowridge Memorial Park, Waterloo, with the Revs. Barry Taylor, her pastor, and Dwight Sheesley, pastor of Johnsville United Methodist Church, officiating. 
There will be no public visitation. 
Memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund of Union Bridge United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 460, Union Bridge, MD 21791. 
Hartzler Funeral Home, 6 E. Broadway, Union Bridge, is in charge of arrangements. 

Stella A. Murray
88, of Westminster
Stella A. Kresowaty Murray, 88, of Westminster, formerly of Philadelphia, Pa., and South Jersey, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999, at the Westminster Nursing Home.
Born Dec. 11, 1910, in Philadelphia, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Josephine Horochofska Kresowaty. She was the wife of the late George F. Kresowaty. 
Surviving are son and daughter-in-law Theodore and Mary Ann Murray of Eldersburg. 
Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday at Mary, Mother of the Church, 20 Braisington Avenue, Bellmawr, N.J., followed by a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Interment will be in New St. Mary Cemetery. 
Arrangements are by Tomaszewski Funeral Home, 2728 E. Alleghany Ave., Philadelphia, Pa.

M. Fred Cooper 
91, of Reisterstown
M. Fred Cooper, 91 of Reisterstown, died suddenly Thursday, Oct. 2, 1997, at the Catonsville Commons Center from natural causes. 
Arrangements by the Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, Owings Mills, are incomplete. 
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one's choice. 

Charles W. Dixon Sr. 
68, of Manchester
Charles William Dixon Sr., 68, of Manchester, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 1997, at his home. 
Born July 2, 1929, in Maryland, he was the son of the late Charles T. and Nona Keefer Dixon. He was the husband of Joyce J. Dixon. 
He had been a carpenter. 
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are daughters Donna Jennings of Florida, Janet Dixon of Taneytown and Christina Dixon of Manchester; brothers Raymond Dixon of Westminster, Sonny Dixon of Glen Burnie, Charles T. Dixon of Mt. Airy, Ronald Dixon of Pennsylvania, Francis Dixon of Rocky Gap and Vernon Thomas of Sykesville; sisters Sis Bittinger of Sykesville, Margaret Sperling and Geraldine Dixon, both of Glen Burnie, and Loretta Dixon of Randallstown; 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. 
He was predeceased by his son, the late Charles William Dixon Jr. 
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the Haight Funeral Home and Chapel, near Eldersburg, with the Rev. Christopher Guyer officiating. Interment will be in Lake View Memorial Park, Sykesville. 
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the funeral home. 

Anna M. Hudgins 
70, of Reisterstown
Anna Marie Hudgins, 70, of Reisterstown, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 1997, at the Carroll County General Hospital, after an extended illness. 
Born March 18, 1927, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late William F. and Bettie Long Gartling. She was the wife of the late Aubrey M. Hudgins, who died in 1968. 
She had worked for Black & Decker Co. and had been a sales lady at Photomat in Reisterstown. 
Surviving are children Barbara Woolford and William F. Rutherford, both of Reisterstown; and three grandchildren. 
Funeral services and interment will be private. 
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association. 
Arrangements are by the Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, Owings Mills. 

Eugene B. Richardson 
48, of Littlestown, Pa.
Eugene B. Richardson, 48, of Littlestown, Pa., died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 1997, in Gettysburg Hospital. 
Born March 17, 1949, in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Walter and Evelyn Choat Richardson. He was the husband of Linda E. Brown Richardson. 
He worked as a foreman at Bethlehem Steel Shipyard. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and a member of the Purple Heart Association in Westminster. 
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are a son David G. Richardson of Littlestown, Pa.; daughter Kimberly L. Wedderien of Baltimore; sister Catherine Richardson of Baltimore; brother Walter Richardson; and two grandchildren. 
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Eline Funeral Home, 934 S. Main St., Hampstead, with the Rev. Philip Tocknell officiating. Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens, Finksburg. 
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. 
Memorial contributions may be made in the memory of Eugene Richardson, c/o Quail Valley Golf Club, P.O. Box 215, Littlestown, Pa. 17340. 

John C. Edelmann 
82, of Hanover, Pa.
John Charles Edelmann, 82, of Hanover, Pa., formerly of Catonsville, died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at Homewood at Plum Creek Retirement Community in Hanover, Pa.
Born April 28, 1916, in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Roy and Helen Wimmer Edelmann. He was the husband of the late Helen L. Edgar Edelmann.
He was a self-employed butcher, and past president of Hollins Market Merchants Association in Baltimore.
Surviving are son and daughter-in-law Ron and Judy Edelmann of Frederick; son Carl Edelmann; daughter and son-in-law Bonnie and Vince Zasadzinski of Winfield; and five grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Burrier Queen Funeral Home, 1212 W. Old Liberty Road, Winfield, with the Rev. Gayle Annis-Forder of Ebenezer United Methodist Church, Winfield, officiating. Interment will be in Crest Lawn Memorial Gardens, Marriottsville.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Myrtis L. Edler
79, of Philadelphia, Pa.
Myrtis L. Edler, 79, of Philadelphia died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, while visiting at the home of a friend in Finksburg.
Born Dec. 8, 1918, in Bridgetown, Va., she was the daughter of the late David and Manie Banister Upshur. She was the wife of Richard Edler who died in 1994.
Surviving are her daughter Flossie M. Edler of Philadelphia; brother Richard Upshur of Virginia and 12 grandchildren.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Pipe Creek Cemetery, Linwood.
Myers Funeral Home, Westminster is in charge of arrangements.

Gertrude S. Hodgin
80, of Baltimore
Gertrude S. Hodgin, 80, of Baltimore, died Wednesday, April 29, 1998, at the Bay View Hospital Center, Baltimore.
Born April 11, 1917, in South Carolina, she was the daughter of the late Jacob Marion and Emily Wayne Schwartz. She was the former wife of V. Harvey Hodgin of Baltimore.
She had worked as a secretary for the Durham Life Insurance Company and had taught music to children at home for several years. She also held other secretarial positions in the Baltimore area at the Child Study Center and for Perry Contractors.
Surviving are son William Hodgin of Sykesville; daughter-in-law Mary B. Hodgin of Bel Air; and eight grandchildren.
She was predeceased by son Victor H. Hodgin Jr. and daughter-in-law Karen Hodgin.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the Haight Funeral Home and Chapel, Md. 32, Sykesville, with the Rev. David Keyser officiating. Interment will be in Springfield Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

F. Mildred Horning
78, of Westminster
F. Mildred Horning, 78, of Westminster, died Thursday, April 30, 1998, at her home after an extended illness.
Born Dec. 26, 1919, in Westminster, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Maraud Greenholtz Horning.
Before retiring, she was a seamstress at Westminster Knit. She attended the Church of the Open Door and Super Sixties.
Surviving are sisters Thelma Turner of York, Pa., Naomi Welk of Frizzellburg and Ruby Hersberger of Westminster; and several nieces and nephews.
She was prececeased by brothers Lester and Gerald Horning.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster with the Rev. John A. Campbell officiating. Interment will be in Uniontown Church of God Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today and from noon until time of services Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Carroll Hospice, 95 Carroll St., Westminster 21157.

Ronald L. Mathias
60, of Hampstead
Ronald Leroy Mathias, 60, of Hampstead and formerly of Baltimore, died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at Bay View Medical Center, Baltimore.
Born Nov. 23, 1937, in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Kenneth Sr.and Natalie Martin Mathias.
He was a machinist for Carlisle Glass Company.
Surviving are his sister Jean L. Bellusci of Hampstead; brother Kenneth Mathias Jr. of Sykesville; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services and interment will be private.
Arrangements are by the Eline Funeral Home, Hampstead.

Walter F. Schaefer
79, of Sykesville
Walter Frederick Schaefer, 79, of Sykesville, died Wednesday, April 29, 1998, at his home.
Born Feb. 17, 1919, in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Walter G. and Agnes Hanlin Schaefer. He was the husband of the late Olga Mislowski Schaefer.
He had been a construction worker and had served with the Army during World War II. He was a member of American Legion Post No. 95 in Baltimore and the Brick Layers Union Local No. 1 of Maryland.
Surviving are daughter and son-in-law Jean R. and Richard R. Rowles Jr. of Sykesville; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services and interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Carroll Hospice, 95 Carroll St., Westminster 21157.
Arrangements are by the Haight Funeral Home and Chapel, Sykesville.

John E. `Jack' Thompson
79, of Frederick
John Edwin ``Jack'' Thompson, 79, of Frederick, died Wednesday, April 29, 1998, at the Homewood Nursing Home, Frederick.
Born Dec. 9, 1918, in Maryland, he was the son of the late Edwin Easter and Marie Carlisle Smelser Thompson. He was married for 54 years to Mary Elizabeth McBride Thompson.
He was a member of the Frederick United Presbyterian Church. He graduated from Western Maryland College in 1940, and went on to attend graduate school at the Wharton School of Finance. He was later drafted into the Army, where he served with the Medical Administration Corps at Darnall General Hospital, Danville, Ky. He went to Fort Detrick in 1945 and was promoted in 1952 to civilian personnel officer.
Twice during his career, he received the Meritus Service Award from the Army for outstanding civilian service. He also served in the 29th Division National Guard from 1947 until 1955 as captain in the medical division and served as a civilian in Saigon, Vietnam, in 1967. He retired in 1974.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are son David Paul Thompson of Havre de Grace; sons and daughters-in-law John Carlisle and Chris Thompson of Jefferson, and William Lewis and Susan Thompson of Easton; and four grandchildren.
He was the last surviving member of his immediate family.
A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the sanctuary of the Frederick United Presbyterian Church, 115 West Second St., Frederick, with the Rev. Ginger Memmott officiating. Inurnment will be private at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Association, Western Maryland Chapter, 1730 N. Market St., Frederick, 21701-4307, or to the American Red Cross, Frederick County Chapter, 2 E. Frederick St., Walkersville, 21793.
Arrangements are by the Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.

Douglas R. Weishaar Sr.
50, of Finksburg
Douglas Reese Weishaar Sr., 50, of Finksburg, died Wednesday, April 29, 1998, at Sinai Hospital in Baltimore.
Born Nov. 5, 1947, in Gettysburg, Pa., he was the son of James M. Weishaar Sr. of Westminster and the late Mary Louise Waddell Weishaar. He was the husband of Barbara Bunn Weishaar.
He was a superintendent for Gray & Son of Butler and a member of Carroll County Western Circuit and Carroll County Equestrian Council.
Surviving, in addition to his father and wife, are children Robin L., Amy L., Brian D. and Lauren D. Weishaar; brothers James M. Jr., Robert D. and Charles H. Weishaar; sisters Roxann L. Gilcrest and Lisa M. Bowden; step-mother Ruth Weishaar of Westminster; former wife Bonnie Weishaar; and four grandchildren.
He was predeceased by son Douglas R. Weishaar Jr. and brother Larry E. Weishaar.
Memorial services will be at 8 p.m. Monday at the Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster with the Rev. Jerry Stone of Calvary United Methodist Church officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hoofed Animal Humane Society or to Calvary United Methodist Church, 3939 Gamber Rd., Finksburg 21048.


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