|Birth: ||Jan. 31, 1946|
|Death: ||Mar. 8, 2012|
MR. GARY AUGHINBAUGH, 66, of 12725 Mentzer Gap Road, Waynesboro, PA, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, March 8, 2012.
Born January 31, 1946 in Waynesboro, he was the son of the late Howard J. Aughinbaugh and Mary Catherine (Woodring) Aughinbaugh. He was a lifelong resident of the Waynesboro area
He attended Waynesboro area Senior High School and later served in the United States Army from 1968-1969 where he was stationed in Germany.
He and his wife of over 36 years, Mrs. Nancy M. (Shilling) Aughinbaugh, were married May 10, 1975 in Highfield, MD. They had lived at their present residence since marriage.
Mr. Aughinbaugh was employed as manager at Waynesboro Auto Parts for 19 years and later owned and operated Smithsburg Car Wash from 1984-1996.
He currently was self-employed, mowing lawns, primarily for senior citizens for over 20 years.
He was a member of Harry D. Zeigler VFW Post #6319, Greencastle, PA.
Mr. Aughinbaugh enjoyed cars and working in the outdoors. He loved time spent visiting family and friends and will be remembered for his good heart, always willing to help some else.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sisters, Elizabeth "Peachie" McIntyre of York, PA and Rosalie Emory of Waynesboro; one brother, Ray Aughinbaugh of Fairfield, PA; his father and mother-in-law, David E. and Betty L. Schilling of Cascade, MD; and a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Frances Recard and infant Shirley Aughinbaugh; and three brothers, Charles Daniel "Danny" Aughinbaugh, Merle Franklin "Frank" Aughinbaugh and Ronald Aughinbaugh.
Services will be held at 1:30 P.M., Monday, March 12, 2012 in Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 South Broad Street, Waynesboro, with the Rev. Eugene Cline officiating. Burial will follow in Bethel Church Cemetery, Cascade, MD.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Sunday evening, in the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Antietam Humane Society, 8513 Lyons Road, Waynesboro PA 17268 or September 11 Memorial at Red Run Park, c/o Washington Township, 13013 Welty Road, Waynesboro, PA, 17268.
Source : The Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home - Waynesboro, Franklin Co., Pennsylvania - Friday, March 9, 2012
Howard J. Aughinbaugh (1910 - 1979)
M. Catherine Woodring Aughinbaugh (1911 - 2005)
Shirley Ann Aughinbaugh (1936 - 1937)*
Ronald Lee Aughinbaugh (1944 - 2011)*
Gary Aughinbaugh (1946 - 2012)
Troy D. Aughinbaugh (1968 - 2006)**
Germantown Bethel Cemetery
Created by: Melvin L. Halterman
Record added: Mar 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 86486563
You were a true friend.|
Added: Mar. 8, 2014
Rest In Peace|
Melvin L. Halterman
Added: Mar. 9, 2012