Cumberland Times-News

May 11, 2013


Cumberland Times-News


SALISBURY, Pa. — Ethelyn V. Wilson, 84, of Salisbury, Pa., died Saturday, May 11, 2013, at WMHS Regional Medical Center, Cumberland.

Born Oct. 24, 1928, in Selbysport, she was the daughter of the late Harry F. & Prema (Fisher) Bowser. She was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Dr. Barry Mitchell and her brother, Richard Bowser.

Mrs. Wilson was a member of Johnson Chapel United Methodist Church and was a homemaker. She was a member of Meyersdale Chapter 548, Order of the Eastern Star, where she served as the first Worthy Matron and also as a District Deputy Grand Matron. Ethelyn loved to play bridge and enjoyed painting.

Surviving are her husband, Russell C. Wilson; one daughter, Sheri DeHaven and husband, G. Donald, Confluence, Pa.; one sister, Mabel Becket, Russell, Pa.; four grandchildren, Aimee McLaughlin, Adrienne Mitchell, Luke DeHaven and Laura Nicholson and six great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, on Tuesday 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.  Services will be conducted in the funeral home on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Charles Jack, Jr., officiating. Interment will be in Somerset County Memorial Park, Somerset, Pa.

Condolences may be directed to the family at

RAWLINGS — Cerobia “Mary Lou” Metz, 79, of Cerobia Lane, Rawlings, passed away in Baltimore while residing at the time with her family.

Born March 18, 1934, she was the daughter of the late Harry Skidmore and Pauline (Bosley) Skidmore Beavers. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Donald E. Metz, a son Donald E. Metz Jr., and a granddaughter, Dawn M. Metz.

She leaves behind her daughter, Susan J. Lhotsky; a son, Brian K. Metz; three grandchildren, Jason M. Metz, Jennifer M. Black, Whitney S. Lhotsky; and five great-grandchildren, Tyler, Kyle and Luke Metz, Cayden and Payton Black. She is also survived by five brothers, Edward Skidmore, Harold, Porter, Douglas and Ricky Joe Beavers, and two sisters, Marlene Porter and Carol Darling.

Friends and family will be received at the Boal Funeral Home, Westernport, on Monday, May 13th from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home chapel on Tuesday, May 14th at 10 a.m., with the Rev. Samuel Biser officiating.

Interment will be in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Moscow Mills.

Condolences may be sent to the family at