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 Robert H “Bob” Ashenfelter

Robert H “Bob” Ashenfelter

Birth
Wiley Ford, Mineral County, West Virginia, USA
Death 5 Nov 2012 (aged 80)
Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
Burial Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 100338913 · View Source
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Published :November 6, 2012
The Cumberland Times-News
Cumberland,Maryland


ROBERT H. "BOB" ASHENFELTER
CUMBERLAND,MARYLAND -- Dad always believed that the Lord was walking with him through all his trails and tribulations.On Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 the Lord took him on his final journey. On his final journey home and into the arms of his beloved Thelma to rejoice with the Saints in Heaven. Robert H. "Bob" Ashenfelter,80, of Cumberland passed away at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

Born Nov. 20, 1931, in Wiley Ford, W.Va., he was the son of the late Ernest Hammond Ashenfelter and Ethel Mae (Brant) Ayers. He is preceded in death by his wife, Thelma (Evans) Ashenfelter; a special brother-in-law, Frank Evans whom he thought of as a son; brothers, Arthur, Kenneth,Carl, Russell and Floyd Ashenfelter; and sisters, Thelma Seeders and Helen Murray.

He retired from PPG Industries. He served in the Korean War as a staff sergeant with the Air Force. He was a member of Ft. Cumberland Post 13 American Legion. And he was a member of Davis Memorial Church. Bob was also a member of the Apple Butter Group at Davis Memorial Church. And was a member of the Men's Christian Saturday Morning Breakfast Group of Davis Memorial Church.

He is survived by three daughters, Georgette Smith and Husband George, Mount Savage, Rebecca Murphy, Louisville, Ky. and Edna Wright and husband Gary, Cumberland; one son, Robert H. Ashenfelter II and wife Terri, Cumberland; two sisters, Hazel Davidson, Virginia and Bonnie Harris, Idaho; two brothers, Jerry Ashenfelter, Cumberland and Jim Ashenfelter, Indiana; six sisters-inlaw, Geraldine Evans, Cumberland, Josette Evans, Cumberland, Laura Watts, Cumberland, Mae Cockrum, Oldtown, Louise Ashenfelter, Cumberland, Mary Ann Appel, Hagerstown; two brothers-inlaw, Joe Hefner, Cumberland and Duane Murray, Pennsylvania; seven grandchildren, Jennifer Schade and husband Michael, Germantown, Jessica McCoy and husband Adam, Wincherster, Va., Nikki Ashenfelter and friend Mike Andreach, Ridgeley, W.Va., Miranda Murphy and friend Bryan Smith, Louisville,Heather Ashenfelter, Cumberland, Robert H. Ashenfelter III and friend Heather Riddell, Morgantown, W.Va.; eight great-grandchildren Nicholas and Quentin Schade, Gavin McCoy, AJ and Mikayla Brant, Tessa Evans, Meadow Ashenfelter and Savanna Ashenfelter; and many nieces and nephews that he felt fondly of; special friend, Martha "Mike" Wotring and two special friends, his niece, Kathy Ryan and Beverly Nichol. Friends will be received at the Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A., 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland, on Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

Funeral services will be conducted at the funeral home on
Friday at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Robert T. Wellman officiating.

Interment will be in Davis Memorial Cemetery.
The family requests that memorial contributions may be made to Davis Memorial Church. Mililtary honors will be accorded at the graveside by Post 13 Combined Veterans Honor Guard.


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  • Created by: Joe McKenzie
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100338913
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert H “Bob” Ashenfelter (20 Nov 1931–5 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100338913, citing Davis Memorial Cemetery, Cumberland, Allegany County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Joe McKenzie (contributor 46854853) .