Cumberland Times-News


February 22, 2013


OAKLAND — Katherine Pauline (Peck) Filsinger, 94, of Oakland, died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, at the Goodwill Mennonite Home, Grantsville.

Born Jan. 26, 1919, in Listonburg, Pa., she was the daughter of the late John Wesley and Carma May (Henica) Peck. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Philip Hugo “Babe” Filsinger Jr.; five brothers, Judson Peck, Jonas Peck, Arthur Peck, James Peck and Everett “Bub” Peck and five sisters, Edith Rodeheaver, Ruth Bray, Mary Ridder, Hazel VanSickle and Lydia Kisner.

Katherine retired from Sterling Processing as a supervisor and was a member of St Peter the Apostle Catholic Church.

She is survived by one sister, Martha Beitzel, of Fairfax, Va. and numerous nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 203 S. Second St., Oakland, on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m.

Services will be conducted in the funeral home on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Donald Matthews officiating.

Interment will be in the Garrett County Memorial Gardens, Oakland.

Expressions of sympathy may be directed to the Oakland Volunteer Fire Department or to the Southern Garrett County Rescue Squad.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

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