CUMBERLAND — Mary
Ruth Knippenberg, 92, formerly
of Messick Road, Cumberland,
and National Pike, Hagerstown,
and a resident of the
Williamsport Nursing Home,
went to be with her Lord on
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 at the
Born Feb. 2, 1921, in Cumberland,
she was the daughter of
the late Hamilton Easter Collier
and Elsie Eveline “Twigg”
She was preceded in death
by her husband, Jean L. Knippenberg
Mary was a charter member
of the Memorial Heights Baptist
Church in Cumberland, and
attended the Star of Hope
Chapel in Williamsport. She
was a member of the Algonquin
Camping Club of Cumberland
and was a homemaker.
Surviving her are two daughters,
Bonna J. Brown and husband,
Jim, of Hagerstown, and
Sue E. Simpson and husband,
Jim, of Decatuer, Ill.; a son,
Paul D. Knippenberg of Cumberland;
six grandchildren and
In addition to her husband,
she was preceded in death by
her step-mother, Zenobia Knippenberg;
two sisters, Virginia
Valentine and Elizabeth Woods;
and a brother, Kenneth Collier.
Services will be held on Monday,
Jan. 21, 2014 at 11 a.m. at
Donald Edwin Thompson
Funeral Home, Inc., 13607
National Pike, Clear Spring,
with the Rev. Ron Faith officiating.
Interment will be held at the
Maryland State Veterans
Cemetery at Rocky, Flintstone,
at a later date.
The family will receive
friends at the funeral home on
Sunday from 1 to 3 p.m. and one
hour prior to the service on
The Donald Edwin Thompson
Funeral Home, Inc. is honored
to serve the family.
CUMBERLAND — Mary
JOYCE M. SHIPLEY [Flintsone]
Joyce Marie Shipley, 75, was reunited with her Lord Jesus Christ on Monday, July 21, 2014.
MARY L. DOLLY [Burlington, W.Va.]
Mary Lou Dolly, 67, of Burlington, W.Va., died Monday, July 21, 2014 at the Heartland of Keyser Nursing Home.
BETTY L. COFFMAN [Cumberland]
Betty Lou Coffman, 84, of Cumberland, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at Allegany Health Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
TERRY L. WOLFORD [Cumberland]
Terry Lee Wolford, 65, of Cumberland, passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014, at his home.
DONALD V. ALBRIGHT [Short Gap, W.Va.]
Donald V. Albright, 54, of Short Gap, W.Va., died Sunday, July 20, 2014, at home.
EDITH L. ROBERTSON [Jacobus, Pa.]
Edith L. (Steele) Robertson, 91, formerly of Salisbury, Pa., passed away on Friday, July 18, 2014 in Shrewsbury, Pa. She was the wife of the late Clyde C. “Buzz” Robertson.
KENNETH L. FULLER [Cumberland]
Kenneth Lee Fuller, 76, of Cumberland, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at his home.
JOHN R. STITCHER JR. [Plainville, Conn.]
John R. Stitcher Jr., 72, of Plainville, formerly of Cumberland, passed away after a brief illness on Wednesday, July 2, 2014.
ELIZABETH W. DAVIS [Wiley Ford, W.Va.]
Elizabeth W. Davis, 93, of Wiley Ford, W.Va., passed away on Monday July 21, 2014 at the Golden Living Center.
ORVAL R. “SKEETER” BROWN [Paw Paw, W.Va.]
Mr. Orval Robert “Skeeter” Brown, 80, of Paw Paw, W.Va., passed away Monday, July 21, 2014 at The Lions Center in Cumberland.
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