William W. Brock
William Wilson Brock, Jr., 72, of Dunmore, passed away on July 11, 2004, at his home.
Born on December 14, 1931, at Hightown, Virginia, he was the son of Cornelia Pritchard, of Marlinton, and the late William W. Brock, Sr.
He was a truck driver for Howes Leather Company, a member of the Baxter Presbyterian Church, and a veteran of the U. S. Navy.
In addition to his mother, Mr. Brock is survived by his wife, Hilda Lambert Brock, of Dunmore; one daughter, Patty Ervine, of Arbovale; three sons, Mike Brock, John Brock, and Billy Brock, all of Dunmore; four step-daughters, Jean Craig, of Silver Spring, Virginia, Donna Gragg, of Durbin, Diana Arbogast, of Bartow, and Teresa Rhea, of Marlinton; two step-sons, Larry Sheets, of Manassas, Virginia, and Tom Sheets, of Stephens City, Virginia; a sister, Jean Mullenax, of Fairfax Station, Virginia; one brother, Charles Brock, of Chesterfield, Virginia; eight grandchildren; 11 step-grandchildren; and eight step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday, July 17, at 2 p.m. in the Baxter Presbyterian Church in Dunmore with the Rev. Doyle Kester officiating. Burial will be at the Monterey Cemetery in Monterey, Virginia. Visitation will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Baxter Presbyterian Church.
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Samuel Reid Moore, Jr.
Samuel Reid Moore, Jr., age 81, of Marlinton, died Sunday, July 11, 2004.
Mr. Moore was a retired mechanic.
He was born at Edray November 22, 1922, the son of the late S. Reid and Ruby Mann Moore.
His wife, Beulah Moore, is deceased, as is a sister, Mary Jo.
Surviving him is a brother, Thomas M. Moore, of Glen Burnie, Maryland.
Funeral services were held at VanReenen Funeral Home Wednesday afternoon by the Rev. Betty Shields. Burial was in the Edray Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be given to the Marlinton Rescue Squad or to the Edray Cemetery.
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Julian H. Puffenbarger
Julian H. "Shorty" Puffenbarger, age 71, of Hillsboro, died Sunday, July 11, 2004, at Thomas Memorial Hospital in Charleston.
A retired Custodian for Pocahontas County Board of Education, Mr. Puffenbarger was a member of Modern Woodmen of America and Pocahontas County Retired School Service Personnel. He was a member of the Stamping Creek Tabernacle.
He was born November 29, 1932, at Marlinton, the son of the late Willie and Elsie Lantz Puffenbarger.
His wife, Betty Ann Puffenbarger, preceded him in death. A sister, Anna Rase, and a brother, Lewis Puffenbarger, are also deceased.
Survivors include a son, Brian K. Puffenbarger, of Liberty; three grandchildren; three sisters, Mildred Swabb, of Marionville, Pennsylvania, Dottie Poage, of Lake Milton, Ohio, and Katherine Wimer, of Hillsboro; and four brothers, Samuel Puffenbarger, of Titusville, Pennsylvania, and Hubert, Billy and Karol Puffenbarger, all of Hillsboro.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday afternoon at VanReenen Funeral Home by the Rev. David Slawter. Burial will be in the Steele Cemetery.
Visitation on Wednesday night 6 to 9 at VanReenen Funeral Home.
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Larry Andrew Broyles
Larry Andrew Broyles, age 52, of Marlinton, died Tuesday, July 6, 2004, at Alleghany Regional Hospital at Low Moor, Virginia.
A native of Marlinton, he was born February 11, 1952, the son of the late Andrew Wilson Broyles and Grace Biggs Broyles.
Preceding him in death were his parents, two sisters, Pauline Broyles Dilley and Lillie Broyles McClure, and two brothers, James Broyles and Bobby Broyles.
He is survived by six sisters, Nancy Broyles, Brenda Broyles, and Barbara Broyles, all of Marlinton, Peggy Landis and Patsy Puffenbarger, both of Hillsboro, and Marie Hannah, of Oceana, and two brothers, Bernard Broyles, of Marlinton, and Russell Broyles, of Nettie.
Funeral services were conducted at VanReenen Funeral Home in Marlinton on Friday morning by the Rev. Greg Moore. Burial followed in Mountain View Cemetery.
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Dwayne E. Wise
Dwayne E. Wise, age 66, of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, died Sunday, July 4, 2004, at Chambersburg Hospital.
Born May 22, 1938, in Franklin County, Pennsylvania, he was a son of the late Charles and Zelda Manahan Wise.
He was employed for 30 years by Brechbill and Helman Construction Co., Inc., Chambersburg. He was a member of Hades Church of the Brethren.
Survivors include his wife, Anna E. Bross Wise, whom he married April 26, 1958; three daughters, Dawn L. Strite, of Hagerstown, Maryland, and twins, Marlene M. Frey, of Greencastle, Pennsylvania, and Darlene R. Beverage, of Marlinton; two sons, Brian E. Wise and John D. Wise, both of Chambersburg; two brothers, Richard L. Wise and Paul N. Wise, both of Chambersburg, twelve grandchildren and one great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Elwood Wise.
Services were held at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, Chambersburg, by the Rev. George Martin. Burial was in Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg.