Cumberland Times-News


May 13, 2014

JENNY A. BRASHEAR [Westernport]

WESTERNPORT — Jenny Althea Brashear, 95, of Arnold Lane, Westernport, passed away Monday, May 12, 2014, at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center, Cumberland.
Born January 24, 1919, in Barton, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (Dye) Inskeep. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Manley “Tick” Brashear; and two brothers, Nelson “Buddy” Inskeep and Joseph “Pepper” Inskeep.
Althea was a homemaker. She was a member of Victory Unit 155 Ladies Auxiliary.
She leaves behind a daughter, Joanna Zacari and grandchildren, Henica and Helena Zacari and great-grandchildren, Adrianna Grogan, Kaio Grogan, and Cruz Haywood, a daughter, Patricia Metz and husband Paul and grandchildren, Gary Metz, Glendale Metz, India Metz and great-grandchildren, Hannah Metz, and Sydney Metz.
At Althea’s request, she was cremated.
A memorial service will be conducted at the Boal Funeral Home, Westernport, on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at 1 p.m. Friends and family will be received one hour prior to service from noon until 1 p.m.
Interment will be held at a later date at Maryland State Veterans Cemetery, Rocky Gap.
Words of comfort may be expressed to the family at

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