|Birth: ||Mar. 19, 1938|
|Death: ||Mar. 21, 1998|
ZIHLMANM,MARYLAND -- Wayne C. Bridges Sr., 60, of Zihlman, died Saturday, March 21, 1998, at Sacred Heart Hospital.
Born March 19, 1938, in Slabtown, he was the son of Raymond Bridges, a patient at the Boonsboro Nursing Home, and the late Evelyn (Atkinson) Bridges. He also was preceded in death by his son, Wayne C. Bridges Jr., on Jan. 15, 1997.
Mr. Bridges was retired from Kelly-Springfield Tire Co., and was employed at Allegany College of Maryland. He served in the U.S. Army in the 82nd Airborne Paratroopers Division.
He was a member of Loyal Order of the Moose 348; Fraternal Order of Eagles 1273; American Legion Farrady Post 24; Evergreen Hunting Club and Barrelville Hunting Club; and Mount Savage Kemp Lodge 154 AF & AM.
Surviving are his wife, Judy (Winfield) Bridges; one daughter, Kelly Bridges, Cumberland; one grandson, Jeremy Wayne Bridges; one daughter-in-law, Barbara Bridges, Cresaptown; one brother, Gary Bridges and wife Jeannie, Boonsboro; and two sisters, Kay King and husband "Bud," Middletown, and Raetta Knight and husband Carl, Port Ritchie, Fla.
Friends will be received at the Sowers Funeral Home, P.A., 60 W. Main St., Frostburg, on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. LOOM 348 will hold a memorial service at 7:30 p.m.
Services will be conducted at the funeral home on Monday at 1 p.m. with the Rev. George M. Harpold officiating. Interment will be in the Eckhart Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Vicki Via Dotson Leukemia Memorial Fund, or Allegany United Methodist Church.
Publication Date: Sunday, March 22, 1998
The Cumberland Times-News
Eckhart Mines Cemetery
Created by: Joe Mckenzie
Record added: May 22, 2011
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