May 2, 1909 Leitersburg Washington County Maryland, USA
Dec. 7, 1996 Chambersburg Franklin County Pennsylvania, USA
Herbert D. Coss Sr., 87, formerly of Leitersburg Pike, died Saturday, Dec. 7, 1996, at Penn Hall Nursing Home in Chambersburg, Pa.
Born May 2, 1909, near Leitersburg, he was the son of the late William S. and Emma K. Justice Coss.
He was employed at Maryland Correctional Institution in Hagerstown, retiring in 1971.
He was a member of St. Peters Beard Lutheran Church, Old Forge Road, Leitersburg.
He also was a member of M.C.E.A.
He is survived by his wife, Eleanor M. Unger Coss; one daughter, Gloria Jean Cunningham of Hagerstown; one son, Herbert D. Coss Jr. of West Friendship, Md.; one sister, Mildred P. Bostetter of Hagerstown; three granddaughters; and two grandsons.
He was preceded in death by four sisters and seven brothers.
Services will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at St. Peters Beard Lutheran Church, Old Forge Road, Leitersburg. The Rev. Carroll L. Boyer will officiate. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery in Hagerstown.
The family will receive friends at Davis Funeral Home in Smithsburg, Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m.