|Birth: ||Apr. 27, 1903|
|Death: ||Apr. 18, 1982|
Mr. John Carl Gladhill
Mr. John Carl Gladhill, 78, of 9620-A Gravel Hill Road, Woodsboro, died Sunday, April 18 at the Frederick Nursing Center. He was the husband of Mary Alice Summers Gladhill.
Born April 27, 1903, in Harmony, he was a son of the late Melvin Otho and Mary Elizabeth Palmer Gladhill. Mr. Gladhill was a retired farmer. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Middletown, and a charter member of the Woodsboro Volunteer Fire Co.
Surviving, besides his wife, are four daughters, Mrs. Madeline Main and Mrs. Helen England Jr., both of Urbana, Mrs. Betty Wright of Frederick, and Mrs. Grace Flanigan of Walkersville; four sons, Merle F. Gladhill of New Midway, John D. Gladhill of Urbana, Richard E. Gladhill of Frederick, and Donald L. Gladhill of Woodsboro.
Also surviving are four sisters, Mrs. Ruth Flook of Braddock Heights, Mrs. Mary Cline of Middletown, Mrs. Dorothy Gilbert of Myersville, and Mrs. Naomi Runkles of Thurmont; and two brothers, Charles Gladhill, Frederick, and Austin Gladhill, Boonsboro. Twenty-three grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Friends may call from 7-9 p.m. Monday, April 19, and any time Tuesday, April 20, at the Donald B. Thompson Funeral Home, formerly Gladhill's, Middletown. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 7-9 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 21, at the funeral home. The Rev. Harry L. Wolpert, Woodsboro Lutheran Church, and the Rev. C. Basil Grossnickle, a retired Church of the Brethren minister, will officiate. Interment will be in Harmony Cemetery near Myersville.
Those desiring may make memorial contributions to the Cemetery Fund of the Harmony Church of the Brethren, c/o Larry Summers, 3515 Brethren Church Road, Myersville, Md. 21773, or to the building fund of the Woodsboro Volunteer Fire Co., Woodsboro, Md. 21736.
John Carl Gladhill - obituary
The News, Frederick, Maryland
printed Monday, April 19, 1982
page A-5, col 1
Melvin Otho Gladhill (1877 - 1966)
Mary Elizabeth Palmer Gladhill (1881 - 1956)
Mary Alice Summers Gladhill (1905 - 1993)*
Merle Franklin Gladhill (1925 - 1989)*
Harry Melvin Gladhill (1899 - 1974)*
Guy F Gladhill (1901 - 1967)*
John Carl Gladhill (1903 - 1982)
Elizabeth R Gladhill Cline (1905 - 1969)*
Mary Mildred Gladhill Cline (1906 - 1996)*
Lola G Gladhill Kinna (1908 - 1974)*
Ruth Irene Gladhill Flook (1910 - 1998)*
Dorothy Virginia Gladhill Gilbert (1913 - 1984)*
Wilbur Wilson Gladhill (1915 - 1980)*
Charles Henry Gladhill (1918 - 1994)*
Austin Elmer Gladhill (1922 - 2002)*
Harmony Cemetery (new)
Created by: PatB
Record added: Sep 04, 2011
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