James William Fearnow

Birth
Death 27 May 1999 (aged 87)
Burial Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 59525759 · View Source
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FALLING WATERS, W.Va. - James William Fearnow, 87, of Falling Waters, died Thursday, May 27, 1999, at Winchester (Va.) Medical Center.
Born Oct. 7, 1911, in Williamsport, he was the son of the late William Otterbein and Nora Belle Miller Fearnow.
He was a 1930 graduate of Williamsport High School.
He was employed as a switchboard operator for Potomac Edison Co., retiring in 1976. He was caretaker of Harmony Cemetery, Falling Waters.
He was a member of St. Augustine's Roman Catholic Church, Williamsport.
He was a member of AARP; Marlowe Ruritan; Forerunners Club; and Potomac Edison Retirees.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Dolores M. Landis Fearnow; two sons, John David Fearnow of Newport, N.C., and Philip W. Fearnow of Martinsburg; two brothers, Orville Fearnow of Clearbrook, Va., and Frank J. Fearnow of Hagerstown; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Bernadine Venezia; and five brothers, Curtis Fearnow, Lloyd Fearnow, Norman Fearnow, Melvin Fearnow and Guy Fearnow.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday at 9 a.m. at St. Augustine's Roman Catholic Church, 32 E. Potomac St., Williamsport. The Rev. Alfred E. Smith will be celebrant. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.
The family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport. The funeral home will be open after noon. There will be a prayer service at 6:45 p.m.
Memorial donations may be made to Marlowe Ruritan, P.O. Box 736, Falling Waters, WV 25419.



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  • Created by: Liz Cain Deeds
  • Added: 2 Oct 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 59525759
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James William Fearnow (7 Oct 1911–27 May 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 59525759, citing Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Liz Cain Deeds (contributor 47294946) .