Cumberland Times-News


May 1, 2013


HYNDMAN, Pa. — Verna Ellen “Dolly” (Troutman) Carpenter, 88, of Hyndman, died Monday April 29, 2013 at Golden Living, Meyersdale.

Born March 4, 1925 in Wellersburg, Pa.; she was a daughter of the late Russell O. and Nora L. (Hosselrode) Troutman. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Reuel S. Carpenter, Nov. 3, 1994; a brother, Vernon O. Troutman, Dec. 17, 1945; nephew, Vance H. Troutman, Dec. 14, 2000.

Verna was a homemaker. She was a member of Mt Harmony United Methodist Church, Wellersburg and also attended Bible Gospel Church. She was a Brownie leader for a few years, charter member of the Senior Citizens and a member of RSVP.

Survived by three brothers, Leroy R. Troutman and wife Charlotte (Hays) of Hyndman, Harvey A. Troutman and wife Mary (Everline) of Iowa Park, Texas, and Ray L. Troutman and wife Jo Ellen (Hartman) of Wellersburg; many nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Inc., 169 Clarence St., Hyndman on Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.

A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Fay Leydig officiating.

Burial will follow at Madley Cemetery, Buffalo Mills, Pa.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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