|Birth: ||Mar. 24, 1927|
|Death: ||Jun. 19, 2012|
CATHERINE IRENE BOWARD, 85, of 17716 Timberlane Drive, Hagerstown, Maryland, died on Tuesday, June 19, 2012.
Born March 24, 1927, in Washington County, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Gerold B. and Esther F. Moats Hemphill.
Her husband, Chester A. Boward died in 1992.
She was a graduate of Williamsport High School.
She was formerly employed as Fountain Manager at People's Drug Store; at J.J. Newberry's for twenty years, View Street Restaurant, and Old Orchard Supermarket for 7 years, retiring in 1992.
She was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church.
She was a member of V.F.W. Post 1936, Cooties, a Red Feather of the Williamsport Red Men Tribe, Williamsport American Legion, Post 202 Auxiliary, Elks, Eagles, Amvets, and Moose of Hagerstown.
She also volunteered with the Veterans Administration in Hagerstown, and in Martinsburg, West Virginia.
She is survived by her son, Gerald E. Boward of Hagerstown; one brother, Frederick Hemphill of Fresno, California; many nieces and nephews; and cherished family and friends.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Frances E. Henry and Margaret E. Spessard; and four brothers, Donald Hemphill, Henry Hemphill, Paul Hemphill, and Blaine Hemphill.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Friday at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 East Wilson Boulevard, Hagerstown. The Rev. Ann Boyd will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m.
Memorial donations may be made to Veterans Administration, 1101 Opal Court, Hagerstown, Maryland 21742.
Source : The Minnich Funeral Home - Hagerstown, Washington Co., Maryland - Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Cedar Lawn Memorial Park
Created by: Melvin L. Halterman
Record added: Jun 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92278056