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Thelma Brown Alting
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1931
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1997
Frederick County
Virginia, USA

Thelma Brown Alting, 66, of Berkeley Springs, and formerly of Pottstown, Pa., died Monday, March 31, 1997, at Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, Va.

Born March 5, 1931, in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late James and Priscilla Freeman Brown.

She was a 1949 graduate of Bok Vocational High School in Philadelphia. She attended Temple University in Philadelphia, where she majored in home economics.

During the 1960s and 1970s, she worked as a cook at Grows Restaurant in Pottstown, Pa., and as a salad and dessert chef at Brookside Country Club in Pottstown. She was a homemaker in recent years.

She was of the Baha'i faith.

She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Robert Gene Alting; two daughters, Roberta Alting of Silver Spring, Md., and Priscilla Alting of Pottstown; one son, Jonathan Alting of Boyertown, Pa.; three sisters, Dolores Lyons and Patricia Farlow, both of Philadelphia, and Lorraine Farlow of California; two brothers, James Farlow of California and Michael Farlow of Cape May, N.J.; six grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one son, James Francis Alting.

Services will be held Friday at 1 p.m. at Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home, 306 Union St., Berkeley Springs, where the family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. Burial will be in Greenway Cemetery in Berkeley Springs.

Memorial donations may be made to Morgan County Public Library Building Fund, 210 Fairfax St., Berkeley Springs, W.Va. 25411.
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  Robert Gene Alting (1927 - 2009)
  James Francis Alting (1933 - 1993)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenway Cemetery
Berkeley Springs
Morgan County
West Virginia, USA
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Record added: Mar 19, 2011
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Thelma <i>Brown</i> Alting
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