CUMBERLAND — Margaret “Marge” Painter, 94, a resident of Moran Manor Nursing Home, Westernport, and formerly of 51 East Elder St., Cumberland, died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at the nursing home.
Born on July 18, 1918, in Wilson, she was a daughter of the late Wade Hampton Pugh Sr. and Mary A. (Hood) Pugh. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Austin Painter on Oct. 28, 2002; three brothers, Wade, James and Donald Pugh and two sisters, Catherine “Kitty” Yocum and Estella P. Fazenbaker.
Mrs. Painter was a former Court Stenographer for Judge Ernest See, a secretary for Martin Johnson Food Brokers and during World War II, she was a stenographer for Consolidated Engineering in Baltimore. She was a graduate of Bruce High School. She was a devoted Christian, active and faithful member of First Christian Church, Cumberland and also attended Souls Harbor Church in Cumberland when she was able.
Surviving are her sister, Ruth A. Millar, of Keyser and a number of nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at the Markwood Funeral Home, Keyser, on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, from 2 to 6 p.m.
Funeral services will be conducted in the funeral home on Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Betty Kennedy officiating.
Interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery, Cumberland.
If desired, memorial donations may be sent to Soul Harbor Church, 1308 River Ave., Cumberland, MD 21502 or Alzheimer’s Association, 1299 Pineview Drive, Suite 3, Morgantown, WV 26505.
Condolences may be sent to the family after Mrs. Painter’s obituary at www.markwoodfuneralhome.com.
DANIEL M. DEVLIN [Cumberland]
Daniel Myles Devlin, 92, of Cumberland, peacefully passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family.
JANET M. (POLLOCK) DAVIS [Ridgeley, W.Va.]
Janet Marie (Pollock) Davis, 75, of Ridgeley, passed away on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at her home.
LOUISE J. JACOBS [Fort Ashby, W.Va.]
Louise Jane Jacobs, 70, of Fort Ashby, died Saturday, May 18, 2013 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.
JOHN R. STEVENS [LaVale]
John R. Stevens, 88, of LaVale, passed away on Friday, May 17, 2013 at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.
ROBERT P. DEL SIGNORE [New Creek, W.Va.]
Robert P. Del Signore, 80, of New Creek, was called home to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at the Heartland of Keyser Nursing Home.
CHARLES “ED” LOEBER [Wellersburg, Pa.]
Charles Edward “Ed” Loeber, 82, of Wellersburg, died Monday, May 20, 2013 at home.
MARY A. CANNON [Romney, W.Va.]
Mary Ambrose Cannon, 83, of Romney, W.Va., went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 15, 2013, at the Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, Va.
EMMA M. EVANS [Mount Savage]
Emma Mae Evans, 86, of Mount Savage, died Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.
MARION H. MATHEWSON [Mount Savage]
Marion H. Mathewson, 78, of Mount Savage, passed away on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at home.
Born on July 15, 1934 in Ayr, Scotland, she was the daughter of the late William and Jean (Hiddleston) Young.
ANN E. “NANCE” MURRAY [Carlisle, Pa.]
Ann “Nance” E. Murray, 84 of Carlisle, Pa. and formerly of Cumberland, died Saturday, May 18, 2013, in the Carlisle Regional Medical Center.
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