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Henry C Chaney

Maryland, USA
Death 18 May 2002 (aged 77)
West Virginia, USA
Burial Body donated to medical science, Specifically: West Virginia Human Gift Registry
Memorial ID 101021552 · View Source
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Henry C. Chaney

Henry C. Chaney, 77, of Davisville died May 18, 2002, at his residence.

He was born in Cumberland, Md., a son of the late Henry Garfield Chaney and Nellie Nevada Sisler Chaney Bradford.

He was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church, where he was very active in the Carecell of The Carpenters as well as the Crusaders Class. Prior to serving in the United States Army-Air Corps during World War II, he worked at the Pentagon. He graduated from Marietta College in 1951 and was employed with Johns Manville for over 32 years in various production and supervisory positions. His hobbies included bowling, gardening, playing bridge, training collies for obedience competitions and was an avid hiker and outdoorsman who particularly loved The Appalachian Trail.

Survivors include his beloved wife of 54 years, Mary Lee Chaney; three children and their spouses, Henry C. Jr. and Candace S. Chaney, Thomas M. Chaney and his companion Barbara Snitko and Mary Katherine Chaney and her spouse Robert Angel; six grandchildren, Clay and Michael Chaney, Stephanie Lantz, Jessica Rodriguez and Lauren and Benjamin Angel.

Memorial services will be held 3 p.m. Monday at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Parkersburg, the Rev. Paul Stadelman and the Rev. Cindy Eakle officiating. American Legion Post 15 will provide military rites at the church. Mr. Chaney has donated his body to the West Virginia Human Gift Registry. His quiet strength, humor and kindness will be greatly missed by his friends and family.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 11th and Market streets,, Parkersburg, c/o Carecell of The Carpenters.

Arrangements entrusted to Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel
18 May 2002


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  • Created by: Lockhart Stockdale
  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101021552
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Henry C Chaney (30 Jul 1924–18 May 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101021552, ; Maintained by Lockhart Stockdale (contributor 47030357) Body donated to medical science, who reports a West Virginia Human Gift Registry.