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FRADISKA, Anna Beck

Funeral services for Mrs. Anna Fradiska, 74, widow of Michael Fradiska, 411 Valley street, who died yesterday at Allegany Hospital, will be conducted at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church at 9 a. m., Wednesday. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Surviving are two sons, Joseph M. and John H. Fradiska; two daughters, Mrs. Hubert L. Gillard, and Miss Margaret, all at home; a brother, John W. Beck, McKeesport, Pa.; and a sister, Mrs. Fred W. Knieriem, this city; thirteen grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 10, 1937
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted July 3, 2009

 


 

FRADISKA, Mrs. Annetta Elbin

Mrs. Annetta Fradiska, 77, widow of George Fradiska, 453 Henderson Avenue, died this morning in Sacred Heart Hospital. Born at Gilpintown, she was a daughter of the late John and Amanda (Willison) Elbin.  Mrs. Fradiska was a member of Central Assembly of God Church, Pride of Allegany Council 110, Daughters of America, and the Senior Citizens Club. Surviving are three sons, Fran and Edward Fradiska, both of this city, and Daniel Fradiska, Bowling Green; four daughters, Mrs. E. Leo Barley, this city; Mrs. Thomas J. Gilmurray, Bayside, VA.; Mrs. Joseph McKechnic, Baltimore, and Mrs. William E. Raupach, Bowling Green; a brother, Edward Elbin, Oakland, Calif.; a sister, Mrs. Kathryn E. Craig, Des Moines, 16 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The body is at the Hafer Funeral home where the family will receive friends today from 7 to 9 p.m. and tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.  Pride of Allegany Council will conduct services at the funeral home tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. Services will be conducted Saturday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home by Rev. Frank J. Fratto(?) and interment will be in the IOOF Cemetery, Flintstone.
Cumberland Evening Times, Thursday, 26 October 1961
Posted December 6, 2009

 


FRADISKA, Edward Michael

Edward Michael Fradiska, 62, of 438 North Mechanic Street, died today in Sacred Heart Hospital. Born here, he was the son of George and Anita Elbin Fradiska. Mr. Fradiska was a retired brewery worker and a member of Aerie 245, Order of Eagles. Surviving are his widow, Virginia R. Maley Fradiska, one daughter, Mrs. Shirley Walker, Fairfax, Va.; two brothers, Francis L. and P. Daniel Fradiska, both of this city; four sisters, Mrs. Anna F. Barley, city; Mrs. Martha Kilmurry, Bayside, Va.; Mrs. Ruth McKechnie, Baltimore; Mrs. Regina Raubach, St. Petersburg, Fla., and three grandchildren. Leasure-Stein Funeral Home.
The Cumberland Evening Times, June 30, 1977
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


 

FRADISKA, George J.

Four men were injured, two fatally, as the result of an automobile crash early Sunday morning at Lovers Leap Service Station, on the National Pike, a short distance west of this city. The car in which three men were riding struck a fourth man, side-swiped a parked machine, crashed into two poles, careened across the road and overurned. George J. Fradiska, aged 49, of 453 Henderson boulevard, passenger in the car, died in Allegany Hospital at 7:40 a. m. Sunday. He sustained a fractured skull and internal injuries. Fradiska is survived by his wife, Mrs. Fradiska, and seven children: Frank L., Edward M., Daniel L., Anna C., Martha M., Ruth E., and Regina F. He was a member of Cumberland Aerie, No. 245, F. O. Eagles. He was proprietor of a restaurant on Valley street. For some years he was connected with the restaurant of the late John J. Brooks opposite the City Hall. Mr. Fradiska. was a son of Mrs. Annie M. Fradiska and the late Michael Fradiska. He was a brother of Joseph M. Fradiska, well known in music circles; John H. Fradiska, Mrs. Hubert L. Gillard and Miss Margaret Fradiska. Funeral services will be held at 9 a. m. tomorrow at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, with interment in the church cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, August 21, 1933
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted July 3, 2009

FRADISKA, George J.

Injuries Fatal To Father Of Seven
CUMBERLAND, Md., Aug. 21.—
George Fradiska, 49-year-old Cumberland father of seven, Sunday died of injuries received early this morning when riding in a car driven by Leo Palmer, was wrecked on the National Highway about two miles from here. Richard Payne, hit by Palmer's automobile while he was standing beside a parked car, was severely injured in the same accident. Jerome Creegan, another passenger in Palmer's car, is also in a hospital. Both are Cumberland men. Police, who arrested Palmer after the accident, said his car first hit Payne and the parked automobile, then crashed into two telephone poles, careened across the road and turned over. Palmer, a local barber, was only slightly hurt. He was jailed pending a coroner's inquest Monday.
The Daily Mail (Hagerstown, MD), 21 August 1933
Posted December 6, 2009



FRADISKA, George Kenneth

George Kenneth Fradiska, 18, son of Mr. and Mrs. George Fradiska, 453 Highland street, died Monday night. He ts also survived by three brothers, Frank, Edward and Daniel Fradiska, and four sisters, Anna, Martha, Ruth and Regina Fradliska. Funeral services will be held tomorrow at 2 p. m., from the house, with burial in I. O. 0. F. Cemetery, Flintstone.
Cumberland Evening Times, 22 May 1928
Posted December 6, 2009

 



FRADISKA, Joseph Michael

Joseph Michael Fradiska, 67, of 15 Market Street, died early today shortly after being admitted to Sacred Heart Hospital. A native of Cumberland, he was a son of the late Michael and Anna (Beck) Fradiska. A veteran of World War I, Mr. Fradiska was active in American Legion work, being a member of Fort Cumberland Post 13 and a former custodian of the post home. He was also a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church and Aerie 245, FO Eagles. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Ann L. (Laughlin) Fradiska; a son, J. Brooke Fradiska, this city; two stepsons, Joseph J. and Francis J. Laughlin, both of Beaver, Pa., a brother, John H. Fradiska, city, and two sisters, Miss Marguerite Fradiska and Mrs. Catherine Gillard, both of this city. The body is at the Stein Funeral flome. A requiem mass will be celebrated Monday at 10 a. m. at SS. Peter and Paul Church and in- .erment'will be in the parish cemetery. Mr. Fradiska was honored in 1939 at Annapolis when the Naval Academy Band presented a number in his honor, the occasion marking his service as director of the 29th Division Band-while serving in France during World War 1.
The Cumberland Evening Times, February 10, 1956
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


FRADISKA, Margaret E. Horchler

Margaret E. Fradiska, 78, of 639 Shriver Avenue, died today in Memorial Hospital. Born in Cumberland, she was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Horchler. Her husband, John H. Fradiska, preceded her in death. She was a member of St. Luke's Lutheran Church. Surviving are two sons, John A. Fradiska, Cresaptown, and Charles F. Fradiska, Cumberland; one sister, Mrs. Lillian Lehman, city; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. The body is in the Stein Funeral Home.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 12, 1969
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)



FRALEY, Mrs. Nellie Mae Knepp

LONACONING — Mrs. Nellie Mae Fraley, 67, of Beechwood Street, died yesterday at Memorial Hospital. Born in Garrett County, she was a daughter of the late Theodore and Martha (Mathias) Knepp. Surviving are her husband, William Fraley; three daughters, Mrs. Mary Broadwater, LaVale; Mrs. Leona Brown, Fort Ashby, W. Va., and Mrs. Esther Porter, Baltimore; a son, William T. Fraley, Frostburg; five sisters, Mrs. Sadie McDonald, Cumberland; Mrs. Gertrude Beeman, Mt. Savage; Mrs. Ruth Thomas, of Michigan; Mrs. Jenny Rudesell, Hagerstown, and Mrs. Leora Yutzy, Uniontown, Pa.; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. The body is at the Eichhorn Funeral Home where friends will be received today from 7 until 9 p.m. and tomorrow from 2 until 4 and 7 until 9 p.m.
The Cumberland News, June 21, 1969
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 31, 2012



FRALEY, Mrs. Regina Rafferty

Mrs. Edward Fraley..
Frostburg, Jan. 17—Mrs. Regina Fraley, 42, wife of Edward Fraley, died tonight at the home of her sister, Mrs. Edward L. Gooding, 11 Welsh street, after a lingering illness.  She was a daughter of the late Mrs. Mary Rafferty. She was a member of the Star of the Sea Catholic Church, Baltimore; the Sodality of the Blessed Virgin Mary and the Catholic Daughters of America. Mrs. Fraley was a graduate of St. Michael's School and of Frostburg State Teachers' College. Services will be conducted from her sister's home.
Sunday, 18 January 1942; Sunday Cumberland Times
Posted September 5, 2011

FRALEY, Mrs. Regina Rafferty

Mrs. Edward Fraley Rites
Frostburg, Jan 21 - Funeral services for Mrs. Regina Fraley, wife of Edward Fraley, Baltimore, who died Saturday night at the home of her sister, Mrs. Edward Gooding, Welsh street, were held yesterday morning from St. Michael's Catholic Church.  The Rev. Dominic A. Bonomo, Assistant pastor, was celebrant of the requiem high Mass and delivered the funeral sermon.  The Rev. Patrick J. Bradley, pastor and Rev. Francis E. Montgomery, assistant pastor, were in the sanctuary. The pallbearers were Joseph Lyon, Joseph Passarelli, William Glorius, Harvey Walsh, Adam Kalbaugh and William Lemmert. Among those attending were John and James Smith, Binghampton, N. Y.; John Fraley, Mrs. Fred Utz, Mrs. Elizabeth Connelley, Mrs. Louise Brendell, Edwin Sturgeoun, Mrs. Elmer O'Grady and Joseph Amer, Baltimore:  Mrs. William Brennan amd Miss Rose Crowe, Washington; Mr. and Mrs. William Wolfe, Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Naughton, Mrs. M. J. Mallamphy, Mr. and Mrs. George Miller, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Carter, Mr. and Mrs. John Miller, Cumberland; Miss Sadie Kenney, Miss Margaret Kenney, Miss Martha Regan, Mrs. Cora Walsh, Miss Nellie Tansey, Mrs. Frank Mulaney, Mrs. John Graham and Miss Margaret Conroy, Mt. Savage; Mrs. Leslie Clark, Mrs. Thomas Powers, Mrs. Terrance Devlin, Miss Mary Ricker and August Ricker,Lonaconing, and Mrs. Herald Fredlock, and Mr. and Mrs. Brian Healey, Piedmont.
Interment was in St. Michael's cemetery.
Wednesday, 21 January 1942; Cumberland Evening Times
Posted September 5, 2011



FRALEY, Shirley Mae

Shirley Mae Fraley, 10-day-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Fraley, 210 Thomas street, died yesterday at Allegany Hospital.  Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. tomorrow at Stein's Chapel.  Interment will be in Hillcrest.
Monday, 15 February 1937; Cumberland Evening Times
Posted September 5, 2011



FRALEY, Mrs. Viola Louise Gerdeman

Mrs. Viola Louise Fraley, 73, of 109 Park Street, died yesterday in Sacred Heart Hospital where she was admitted January 30 after being injured in a fall at her home. A native of Cumberland, she was a daughter of the late John C. and Almira (Long) Gerdeman. Her husband, Walter A. Fraley, Sr., died in 1945. Mrs. Fraley was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Christian Mothers, Catholic Daughters of America, Pride of 440 Auxiliary of the Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen and the auxiliary of Central YMCA. She is survived by a son, Walter A. Fraley, this city; a sister, Mrs. Mary Horchler, this city, and two grandchildren. Requiem Mass will be celebrated Wednesday at 10 a.m. at SS. Peter and Paul Church. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. The body is at the George Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Members of the Catholic Daughters of America and the Christian Mothers will recite the Rosary tomorrow at 8 p.m. at the funeral.
The Cumberland Evening Times, February 22, 1960
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


FRALEY, William V.

LONACONING - William V. Fraley, 78, of Beechwood Street, died Sunday at Sacred Heart Hospital, Cumberland. Born in Garrett County, he was a son of the late Valentine and Martha (Bittinger) Fraley. His wife, Nellie Mae (Knepp) Fraley, preceded him in death. He was a retired miner and a member of the Senior Citizens of Lonaconing. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Grover Broadwater, LaVale; Mrs. Leona Brown, Fort Ashby; Mrs. Esther Porter, Baltimore; one son, William Fraley, Frostburg; one sister, Mrs. Hazel Spiker, Frostburg; one brother, Phillip Frolich, Cumberland; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Friends will be received at the Eichhorn Funeral Home from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A service will be conducted tomorrow at 1:30 p.m. at the Church of the Nazarene, Frostburg. Rev. Arthur Evans will officiate and burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. The body will be taken to the church at  noon tomorrow.
The Cumberland News, April 23, 1974
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 31, 2012



FRAME, Mrs. Julia Elizabeth Mooney

Julia Elizabeth Frame, 51, wife of Charles R. Frame, of 214 Paca street, died yesterday afternoon in Allegany Hospital where she was admitted Tuesday night. She had been in ill health since  January. Born in Mt. Savage, Mrs. Frame was a daughter of the late Andrew and Johanna (Dignan) Mooney. She resided here since childhood and was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic church. Surviving, besides her husband, re five children, Charles W., Robert, Mary, Dorothy and Eugene Frame, all at home; a brother, Michael Mooney, of Baltimore Pike; two sisters, Mrs Joanna Thomas and Mrs Frank Litten, both of this city. and a number of nieces, Including Mrs. Arthur Johnson, this city.
Cumberland Evening Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Thursday, October 3, 1946 - pg 14, col 2
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted June 22, 2011 



FRANK, Mrs. Vilda P. Gingerich

FROSTBURG - Mrs. Vilda P. Frank, 90, formerly of 65 Ormond Street, died Monday at the Frostburg Village Nursing Home, where she had resided for six years. Born in Grantsville, she was a daughter of the late Louis Gingerich and Martha (Harden) Gingerich. Mrs. Frank's husband, Edgar H. Frank, died in 1968. She was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Surviving are one son, John E. Frank, La Vale; one daughter, Mrs. Martha Brant, Laurel, and one grandson. Friends will be received at the Durst Funeral Home Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted at the funeral home Wednesday at 1 p.m. by the Rev. Donald F. Sause. Interment will be in the German Lutheran Cemetery here. Pallbearers will be Bernard Kenney, James Engle, Mike Gingerich, Sam Layman and William Sluss.
The Cumberland Evening Times, June 25, 1985
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 23, 2012


FRANKENBERRY, Mrs. Annabelle Malloy
 
MOUNT SAVAGE — Annabelle Frankenberry, 76, of Mount Savage, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2008, at the WMHS-Braddock Campus. Born March 24, 1932, in Mount Savage, she was the daughter of the late Edward F. Malloy and Mary Luretta (Welsh) Malloy. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde T. “Mike” Frankenberry, in 2005; and one sister, Rita F. Malloy. Annabelle was a homemaker and worked part-time at Potomac Valley Television. Mrs. Frankenberry was a member of Saint Patrick Catholic Church, Mount Savage, where she sang in the choir, a member of the Catholic Daughters of America and past member of the VFW 6023 Auxiliary. She also was a member of the Tuesday Night Card Club for over 40 years and was an avid bingo player. Surviving are two sons, Michael E. Frankenberry and wife Rhonda, and James C. Frankenberry and wife Barbara, all of Mount Savage; five grandchildren, Christopher Frankenberry, Jill Frankenberry and fiancé Dustin Bittner, Tiffany Machnic and husband Evan, Megan Broadwater and Ryan Frankenberry; one sister, Mary Michaels, of LaVale; one great-grandchild, Payton Machnic; and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the Durst Funeral Home P.A., 57 Frost Ave., Frostburg, on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Patrick Catholic Church, Mount Savage, on Thursday at 12:30 p.m. with Father Patrick Besel as celebrant. Interment will be in Rest Lawn Memorial Gardens, LaVale. Pallbearers will be her nephews, Rick Robison, Steve Robison, Keith Robison, Tim Michaels, Gene Furlow Jr. and Frank Brode. Honorary pallbearer will be Rick Burkey.
September 10, 2008, Cumberland Times-News
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted November 8, 2013



FRANKENBERRY, Mrs. Dorothy Miller

Mt. Savage, April 15.—Mrs. Dorothy Frankenberry, 75, wife of Thomas L. Frankenberry, died last night at her home here after a lingering illness.
Besides her husband, she is survived by 11 children: Samuel, Milnor, Mrs. William Kirby, Mrs. Albert Rice, Mrs. George Witt, Mrs. John Shaffer, Esther, James, Joseph and Charles, Mt. Savage; Harry and Edwin, Cresaptown, and one brother, Isaac Miller, Spring City. Pa.
There are 44 grandchildren including David Gentry who had lived at the Frankenberry home since childhood.
She was a member of the Methodist Church.
Cumberland Evening Times, Tuesday, April 15, 1941
Posted June 22, 2009



 

FRANKENBERRY, Milner B.

Mt Savage, Oct 24 - Milner B. Frankenberry son of Thomas Frankenberry. died this morning at his home, following an illness of three weeks. He was an employe of the Union Mining Company at the local brick plant and a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church. Besides his father, he is survived by his wife. Mrs. Nonnie Frankenberry, and the following children; Thomas. Walter. Nonnie, Freda. William and Ellsworth Frankenberry, Mrs. Elwood McVicker and Mrs Clifton Weitzell and step-daughter, Mrs Herman Steele, all of Mt Savage. He was a brother of Harry and Edward Frankenberry, Creasaptown, Mrs William Kirby, Mrs George Wilt, Mrs Albert Rice, Mrs John Shaffer and Joseph, James, Samuel, Charles and Esther Frankenberry of this place. Six grandchildren also survive.
Cumberland Evening Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Friday, October 24, 1941 - pg 5, col 2
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted October 16, 2010




FRANKENBERRY, Thomas L.


Thomas L. Frankenberry, 82, Mt. Savage, retired tanner, died yesterday. He was a member of the Mt. Savage Methodist Church and is survived by 11 children. The body is at the home of a daughter, Mrs. William Kirby, Mt. Savage.
Cumberland Evening Times, Saturday, January 30, 1943
Posted June 22, 2009

FRANKENBERRY, Thomas L.

Frankenberry Rites
Mt. Savage, Md., Feb. 2—Funeral services for Thomas L. Frankenberry, who died Friday were conducted Sunday afternoon by the Rev. Harris M. Waters, pastor of the Methodist church. Interment was in the church cemetery. The pallbearers were Ray Frankenberry, Raymond Kirby, Thomas Frankenberry, Charles Frankenberry, Elwood McVicker and George Frankenberry, all grandsons, flowerbearers, James Shaffer, Clifton Wetzel, Delbert Evans and Robert Kirby.
Cumberland Evening Times, Tuesday, February 2, 1943
Posted June 22, 2009



FRANKENBERRY, William Howard

Private family services will be held for William Howard FRANKENBERRY, age 75 of Willoughby, Ohio. Mr. FRANKENBERRY was born Sept. 4, 1934, in Mount Savage, Md. and he lived in Willoughby for the past 50 years.  He died April 13, 2010 at his residence. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.  He was a panel assembler for the former Bailey Controls in Wickliffe, OH. for 35 years before his retirement in 2000. Survivors are his wife of 48 years, Gwen (nee, CLACK);  children, Glenn (Marissa) RUDLOFF and Sandy RUDLOFF, both of Buffalo, N.Y.; Rex FRANKENBERRY of Willoughby and Roy (Shirley) FRANKENBERRY (Franks) of Wickliffe.; 13 grandchildren; and sisters, Marietta MCVICKER of WeekiWache, Florida and Freda PORTER of Winchester, VA. His son, Bob RUDLOFF passed away in Feb. 2010.  His parents, Milner and Noni FRANKENBERRY; and six brothers and sisters, are also deceased. No calling hours;  arrangements are entrusted to Davis-Babcock Funeral Home in Willoughby.
Wednesday, April 14, 2010, page A9, The News-Herald (Willoughby, Lake Co.,Ohio)
(Courtesy of Ruth Sprowls) 
Posted April 17, 2010



FRANKHOUSER, Mrs. Elizabeth Browning

Mrs. Elizabeth A. Frankhouser
Terra Alta, W. Va., March 16 - Mrs. Elizabeth A. Frankhouser, 73, widow of M. N. Frankhouser, of Cranesville, died Thursday at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Maude Grove at Laytonville, Md. The body was brought here Friday to the home of another daughter, Mrs. Cloyd Friend. She was a member of the Methodist Church of Cranesville whence the funeral was held yesterday morning. Rev. A. Ryan, Brandonville and Rev. B. Anderson, Cranesville, officiated. Interment was in Cranesville Cemetery. Mrs. Frankhouser was a daughter of the late Notley and Susan Browning and a great great grand-daughter of Mesha Browning, who wrote “Forty-four Years of a Hunters’s Life.” She is survived by one brother, B. Frank Browning of Terra Alta, four sons, Reed, Clarksburg; Harry F. Morgantown, and Notley and Wade Frankhouser, Terra Alta and three daughters; Mrs. Maude, wife of Rev. D. B. Grove Laytonville; Mrs. Mabel DeWitt, Warren, Ohio and Mrs. Iva Friend, Terra Alta, and eighteen grandchildren.

Source: The Cumberland Evening Times: Cumberland, Maryland; March 16, 1942; page 9.
(Courtesy of Wendy Mammoliti)
Posted January 16, 2010


 

FRANKHOUSER, Inez Eleanor Wolfe


Inez Eleanor Frankhouser, 90, of Bruceton Mills, died Friday, July 16, 2010, in the Monongalia General Hospital. She was born July 11, 1920, in Greenville, a daughter of the late Thurman and Flora Belle Everly Wolfe. She was a member of the Bruceton United Methodist Church.
She is survived by two daughters and spouse, Jean and Don Qualls, of Forrest City, AK, and Geri Carroll, of Bruceton Mills; a brother and spouse, Dale and Mary Wolfe, of Bruceton Mills; a sister, Maxine Thomas, of Kingwood; seven grandchildren; a sister, Maxine Thomas; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Ray Frankhouser; four sisters and five brothers, Pearl Christopher, Walter Wolfe, Guy WoIfe, Vernice Gribble, Emma Swaney, Zora Graham, twins, Wilfred and Willard Wolfe, and Curtis Wolfe. Funeral services were held Tuesday, July 20, at Carl R. Spear Funeral Home, Brandonville-Bruceton Mills, with the Rev. Vicki D. Sheppard officiating. Interment was in the Shady Grove Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bruceton. United Methodist Church, Bruceton Mills, WV 26525.

Preston County Journal; Kingwood, WV; July 21, 2010.
(Courtesy of Mary Teets)
Posted August 7, 2010

 


 

FRANKLAND, Arnold Roy

Arnold Roy Frankland, 64, of 546 Fairview Avenue, died last night at his home. A native of Westernport, he was a son of the late Leroy and Amanda Frankland and was employed at Sylvan Retreat. Mr. Frankland was a member of the Woodmen of the World and Cumberland Aerie 245, Fraternal Order of Eagles. Surviving are his widow, Marie (Boettner) Frankland; a sister, Mrs. Thomas Sine, this city, and four brothers, Benjamin Frankland, Fort Ashby, W. Va.; Albert Frankland, Wingdale, N. Y., and Rollin and Clyde Frankland, both of Westernport. The body is at the Hafer Funeral Home. He was a veteran of World War 1. Services will be conducted at the funeral home on Saturday at 2 p. m. by Rev. Carlton M. Harris, pastor of Centre Street Methodist Church. Interment will be in Hillcrest Burial Park.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 15, 1958
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


 

FRANKLAND, William E.

William E. Frankland aged 19 years, the youngest son of James L. Frankland, of Covington, Va., died Thursday night of last week at the University Hospital, Charlottesville, Va., of blood poisoning. He was taken to the hospital Sept. 17 to be operated on for appendicitis, and during the operation it was found that an abcess had formed around the appendix. Frankland was born in Westernport, Md.
Keyser Tribune, September 29, 1911
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 25, 2010

 

FRANTZ, Miss. Dorothy Louise
 
Dorothy Louise "Dottie" Frantz, 75, Morgantown, W.Va., died Sunday, Oct. 30, 2011, at Heritage Point, Morgantown. Born Nov. 22, 1935, in Friendsville, she was a daughter of the late Owen and Ruth (Schroyer) Frantz. She was the granddaughter of the late Charles Thayer and Edith (Friend) Frantz and Benjamin Franklin and Nancy Elizabeth (Sterling) Schroyer. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Miss Frantz was an agricultural program specialist for the U.S. Department of Agriculture for 40 years, retiring on Oct. 3, 1994. Her first two years were as secretary in the Animal Husbandry Department of West Virginia University, and 38 years were spent with the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Services. She was a graduate of Northern High School, in the class of 1953, and Morgantown Business College. She attended West Virginia University, USDA Graduate School, and American University. At her request, her body was cremated, and a private graveside service will be scheduled at a later date. Newman Funeral Home, Friendsville, was in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.newmanfuneralhomes.com.
Republican Newspaper; Oakland, MD; Nov 3, 2011
(Courtesy of Mary Myers Teets)
Posted July 26, 2012


FRANTZ, Hilda Lorraine Taylor

Hilda Lorraine Frantz, 81, of Eglon, died April 25, 2010, at home. She was born October 8, 1928, in Baltimore, a daughter of the late James Griffen and Mildred Lee Horlacher Taylor. She was a homemaker and enjoyed knitting and crocheting. She was a member of Maple Spring Church of the Brethren. She is survived by her sister, Lillian Cox, of Brooklyn Park, MD; five sons and spouses, Raymond and Dianne Frantz, of Farr West, UT, Donald and Neva Frantz, and Robert and Cathy Frantz, all of Eglon, David and Susan Frantz, of Martinsburg and James Frantz, of Prince Fredrick, MD; 15 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Raymond H. Frantz, Sr.; and two brothers, Joseph Stansbury and Gordon Taylor. Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 28, at Maple Spring Church of the Brethren, with Pastors Gary Meeks and Debbie Strawser officiating. Interment was in Maple Spring Cemetery. Hinkle Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice Care Corp, P.O. Box 760, Arthurdale, WV 26520.
The Preston County News; Kingwood, WV; May 1, 2010
(Courtesy of Mary Teets)
Posted June 13, 2010



 

FRANTZ, MICHAEL H.

SWANTON - Michael Henry Frantz, 63, died yesterday at his home after an illness of 10 years. Born at Westernport, he was a son of Mrs. Hazel Frantz Kerns, Piedmont, and the late Wilbur Frantz. Mr. Frantz formerly was employed as a baker at McIntyre’s Baking Company and later operated a store in Swanton. He was a member of Swanton United Methodist Church and was secretary of Camp 10, WOW. Also surviving are his widow, Ildra (Friend) Frantz; a son, Michael C. Frantz, York, Pa., and three brothers, Leroy Frantz, Reno, Nev.; William Frantz, Piedmont; Gerald Frantz, Westernport, and two grandchildren. The body is at the John O. Durst Funeral Home, Oakland, where friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Swanton United Methodist Church by Rev. Oscar W. Hull and Rev. George W. Simpson. Burial will be in the George Cemetery. The body will be taken to the church an hour before the service. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made ot the building fund of Swanton United Methodist Church.
Source: The Evening News; Cumberland, Maryland; July 1, 1968; page 20.
(Courtesy of Wendy Mammoliti)




Name: Patricia Louise Frantz, 63, of Dixon Rd., Friendsville, MD
 
Parents: Norma (Sisler) Frazee and Foster Frazee
 
DOB: April 12, 1941, in Friendsville, MD
 
DOD: Sunday, October 31, 2004, at West Virginia University Hospital,

Morgantown, WV
 
Spouse: Dale W. Frantz
 
Predeceased by: father; brother, Donald Frazee
 
Survived by: mother; husband; son, Philip Frantz and wife, Sharon, Friendsville; daughter, Sheila Frantz, Friendsville; brother, Edward Gene Frazee and wife Joyce, Hollywood, FL
 
Burial: October 3, 2004, Blooming Rose Cemetery
 
Source: Newman Funeral Homes, Garrett Co., MD and Somerset Co., PA
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 7, 2014


 

FRASE, Mrs Sustina

Mrs Sustina Frase, wife of ? Frase, died Tuesday night at her home at Plum Run, near Frankfort, W. Va., from old age. She was born in Germany, 84 years ago, and she came to America when a little child. Interment will be made in Frankfort cemetery Thursday.
Keyser Tribune, October 13, 1911
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 25, 2010
 

Name: Homer Hockman Fravel, 85, of Cumberland, MD
 
Parents: Charles N. and Alice (Evick) Fravel
 
DOB: March 8, 1918, in Harrisonburg, VA
 
DOD: November 6, 2003, at his residence
 
Spouse: Janet M. (McCauley) Fravel
 
Predeceased by: parents; brothers, Woodrow W., Otis A., and Kenneth M. Fravel; sister, Mary Fravel
 
Survived by: wife; children, Homer Eugene Fravel, Faye Yvonne Fravel, and Teena Marie (Fravel) Reed and husband Dan
 
Burial: November 9, 2003, Greenmount Cemetery, Cumberland, MD
 
Source: Upchurch Funeral Home, Cumberland, MD
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 15, 2014



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