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CROWE, (Ernest) Floyd

 
Floyd Crowe, 77, died last night at his home on Hill Street, Frostburg, after an illness of six weeks. Prior to coming here 10 (could also be 16/side cut off from obituary) years to engage in the grocery business, he was a farmer in Garrett county, where he was born. He was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church, Frostburg, from which the funeral will be held Friday morning at 9 o'clock, with burial in the church cemetery. Mr. Crowe is survived by three sons: Wilbur, Midland, Md.; Francis and Eldridge, at home; and three daughters, Mrs. George McKenzie and Mrs. Della Weimer, Flintstone, Md., and Mrs. James Baker, Sand Patch, Pa.
(hand dated Jan. 8; no newspaper designation)
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted August 17, 2013

[dod 8 Jan 1935~Genie]


CROWE, Mrs. Florence M. Clopper
 
FROSTBURG, Md. - Florence M. Crowe, 86, of 135 Hill St., died Monday, April 28, 1997, at Memorial Hospital, Cumberland, Md. Born Feb. 20, 1911, in Smithsburg, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Maggie Hartle Clopper. She was preceded in death by her husband William Kenneth Crowe. She was a homemaker. She had worked at Friends Aware, Cumberland. She was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Frostburg, Md. She was a charter member of Frostburg Chapter 221 Women of the Moose; a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 1273 Auxiliary; Farrady Unit 24 Auxiliary of the American Legion; Frostburg Homemakers; Frostburg Senior Citizens; and Interfaith Community Food Pantry. She was a participant in the Council of the Alleganies. She is survived by two sons, Charles F. Crowe of Chester, Md., and Robert W. Crowe at home; one sister, Margaret Winters of Sharpsburg; one brother, Verdeen Clopper of Hagerstown; two grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one son, Kenneth Lee Crowe. Services will be held Thursday at 1 p.m. at Durst Funeral Home, 57 Frost Ave., Frostburg. Pastor Esther M. Kuhre will officiate. Burial will be in Frostburg Memorial Park. The family requests that donations be made to the memorial fund of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 34 W. Main St., Frostburg, Md. 21532. 
abt. Monday, April 28, 1997; Maryland Obituary Collection @ Genealogy Buff
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted December 11, 2013


CROWE, Frank T.

Together Again FROSTBURG — Frank T. Crowe, 92, went to be home with the Lord and his wife of sixty years, Mary E. (Winebrenner) Crowe on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012, at The Goodwill Mennonite Home in Grantsville, surrounded by his children. He was born on April 23, 1920, in Meyersdale, Pa., and was the son of the late Roy Edward Crowe and Clara (Wolf) Crowe.  He was also preceded in death by seven brothers, Raymond, Fred, Willard, Karl, Woodrow, Ha-rold and Delford and one sister, Hilda Sturtz. Mr. Crowe was a veteran of World War II and served in the South Pacific. He retired from Diehl’s Ford after thirty years of service as a Service Manager and Mechanic and after retirement, he worked at the Yoder Locker plant as a mechanic. He was a member of the Grace Brethren Church of Meyersdale, Pa.   Frank is survived by four sons, Paul Crowe and wife Karen, of Finksburg, Ivan Crowe and wife Nancy, of Barton, Tim Crowe, of Morgantown and Kevin Crowe and wife Candy, of Frostburg; five daughters, Jane Unger and husband Paul, of Sykesville, Eileen McLaughlin and husband John, of Meyersdale, Pa., Wilma Jones and husband Steve, of Berthol, Colo., Ethel Lentsch and husband Terry, of Colorado Springs, Colo. and Juanita Keeney and husband David, of Charlestown, W.Va.; thirteen grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren. He is also survived by two brothers, Herbert Crowe and wife Anna and Archie Crowe and wife Geraldine and one sister, Ruth Stanton. Friends will be received at the Hafer Frost Mansion Funeral Home, 58 Frost Ave., Frostburg, on Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted in the funeral home on Friday, Aug. 17, at 11 a.m. with Pastor Randy Hawk officiating and a son-in-law, Pastor David Keeney assisting. Frank’s grandsons will serve as pallbearers.   Interment will follow at the Emmanuel United Methodist Church Cemetery with military honors being accorded by Post 13 Veterans Honor Guard. The family respectfully requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Eastern Garrett Co. Volunteer Fire Co., 401 Finzel Road, Frostburg, MD 21532.
Tuesday, August 14, 2012; Times-News (Cumberland, MD.)
(Courtesy of Phyllis Rosley)
Posted August 15, 2012
 



CROWE, (Isaac) Frederick

Eckhart, MD May 4 - Funeral services for Fred Crowe, who died at his home in Eckhart, Monday morning, following an attack of apoplexy Thursday, were held yesterday afternoon.  Rev. J. Wesley Webb, pastor of First Methodist Episcopal Church, was in charge. The pallbearers were Perry Dudley, John Holsinger, Samuel Lewis, George Filsinger, Joseph Rephann, and Thomas Eckhart; flowerbearers, Frank Dean, Henry Rephann, Patrick Drum and Roy Stewart. Mr. Crowe had resided in Eckhart practically all his life. The services were largely attended. Interment was in Eckhart Cemetery.    
The Cumberland Times. May 4, 1933  
(Courtesy of Ace Humbertson)

 


 

CROWE, George Albert

George A. Crowe, 87 years of age, died and was buried from the home of son John Crowe at Johnson's, Garrett Co., MD with Rev. W. S. Nicholson of the ME Church South and interment at Johnson's.  He was born at Garrett Co., MD and one of the few remaining citizens who can recall stage coaches.  His wife died 18 months ago.  These children survive: Mrs. William A. Murphy; Mrs. Calvin Wilson; Floyd, John, and Thomas Crowe of Garrett Co.; Clarence and Eugene Crowe of Meyersdale, PA; and Mrs. Lawrence Finzel and George Crowe of Frostburg. 
[George Albert was the son of Jacob Crow & Margaret Winebrenner]
Cumberland Times, 22 Feb 1915

 


 

CROWE, George Henry

WESTERNPORT - George Henry Crowe, 81, Barton, died Tuesday night at Sacred Heart Hospital, Cumberland, where he had been a patient 17 days. Born at Avilton, he was a son of the late Silas and Mary (Jackson) Crowe. Mr. Crowe formerly was superintendent of the Campbell Coal Company. He was a member of Star Council 37, Jr. 0. U. A. M. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Wilma (Broadwater) Crowe; two sons, Cecil Crowe. Barton, and Kenneth Crowe, Parma. Ohio; three daughters. Mrs. Freda Bradley, Swanton; Mrs. Pearl Kantor, Hyattsville, and Mrs. Neva Monahan, Frostburg; one brother, Alvin Crowe, Mt. Savage; one sister, Mrs. Harry Shane, Baltimore; ten grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. The body is at the Boal Memorial Chapel where friends will be received today from 7 to 9 p. m. and tomorrow from 2 to 4 p. m. and 7 to 9 p. m. Services will be held at the Memorial Chapel Saturday at 2 p. m. with Rev. George Hallenfield, pastor of Eckhart Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will be in Rest Lawn Memorial Gardens, Cumberland.
The Cumberland Evening Times, November 4, 1965
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso
)

 


 

CROWE, George Maxwell

03 Feb 1916 Frostburg - George Maxwell Crowe, aged 75 years, died yesterday at his home in Borden Mines.  A Civil War veteran, he served in Co. C, 2nd MD Regt., Potomac Home Brigade.  His wife and these children survive; Mrs. Clark Neff; Mrs. George Griffith; Richard L Crowe; Allen Crowe; and Oscar Crowe.  Also, one brother, Luther Crowe of Frostburg; and one sister, Mrs. Albert Stratton of Meyersdale, PA.

CROWE, George Maxwell 

Mr. George Maxwell Crowe aged 75, died at his home, Borden Mines, yesterday morning about 10 o'clock.  The deceased was one of the residents of this section, having lived in the house where he died for over 40 years.
He was a soldier of the Civil War serving in Company C, Potomac Home Brigade, Second Regiment of Maryland, and was honorably discharged after three years of service.  He was for many years an active member of Thoburn Post No. 71, G.A.R. of this place, but the past few years on account of ailing health was not able to take part very often in the affairs of his post.  For many years he was stable boss for the Borden Mining Co. and remained with them until their mining operations in this section ceased.
He is survived by his wife and the following children:  Mrs. Clark Neff, Mrs. George Griffith, Richard Lawrence Crowe, Allan M. Crowe and Oscar Crowe; one brother Mr. Martin Luther Crowe, of Frostburg, and one sister, Mrs. Albert Stratton of Meyersdale, PA.  He will be buried with military honors by the members of Thoburn Post No. 71, and the Veterans Auxiliary of this place.
The funeral will take place tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev. J.S. Bickford, officiating.

February 3, 1916 Cumberland Evening Times
(Courtesy of Dick Crow)

 


 

CROWE, Mrs. Geraldine Metzger

Mrs. Geraldine Crowe, 79, of 212 S. Eighth St., died at 8:05 a.m. Tuesday in Connellsville State General Hospital. She was born Sept. 21,1895, in Connellsville, a daughter of the late Joseph F. and Catherine Smutz Metzger. She had lived in Pittsburgh for approximately 40 years, was a former bookkeeper for the Means and Murphy Grocery Store, West Side, a member of Royal Neighbors of America and the First Baptist Church. Surviving are one sister, Miss Grace Metzger, with whom she resided; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, E. Stanley Crowe, Aug. 24, 1955; one brother, F. Ray Metzger, June, 1949; and one sister, Mrs. Hazel Thompson, April 23, 1972.
Wednesday, February 5, 1975, The Daily Courier, Connellsville, Pennsylvania
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted July 31, 2009

 

CROWE, Mrs. Gertrude Nolan

LONACONING - Mrs. Gertrude N. Crowe, 83, of 12 Buck  Hill, died Thursday at Sacred  Heart Hospital, Cumberland.  Born here July 26, 1902, she  was a daughter of the late  Daniel A. Nolan and Mary  (Bailey) Nolan.  Mrs. Crowe was formerly  employed by the Celanese  Fibers Company and the Lonaconing Bake Shop. She was a  member of St. Mary's Catholic  Church, here, the Sodality of  the church, and the Senior Citizens of Lonaconing.  Her husband, John Crowe,  died in 1979.  Survivors include one  brother, Vincent Nolan, Midland; two sisters, Mrs. Evelyn  Dick, Baltimore; Mrs. Teresa  McKenzie, Finzel, and several  nieces and nephews.  Friends will be received at  the Eichhorn Funeral Home  Saturday from 7 to 9 p.m. and  Sunday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.  The rosary will be recited at  the funeral home Sunday at 8:45  p.m.  Mass of Christian Burial will  be celebrated at St. Mary's  Church Monday at 9:30 a.m. by  Father Gerald LaPorta. Interment will be in the parish  cemetery.
Cumberland News, June 14, 1986
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 20, 2013

 


CROWE, Gilbert Sylvester
 
LONACONING - Gilbert Sylvester Crowe, 87, of Lonaconing, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2008 in Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore. Born April 28, 1920, in Klondike, he was the son of the late Edward and Emma C. (Wilhelm) Crowe. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Lois Josephine Resh; a brother, Ellis Crowe; and a sister, Mary Engle. Mr. Crowe was a steelworker for Armco Steel, Baltimore, who retired in 1982. He was of the Catholic faith and a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He is survived by three brothers, Edward Crowe, Lonaconing, Glenn and Ronald Crowe, both of Ohio; five sisters, Ida Morgan and Mabel Horn, both of Baltimore, Faye Garlitz and Betty Garlitz, both of Ohio and Emma Walker, Lonaconing; a number of nieces and nephews including, Mark Resh, Baltimore, whom he raised, as well as Tom Resh, Barbara Ristway and Bill Resh. Friends will be received at Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Ann's Mission, Avilton, with Father Jim Hannon officiating. Interment will be in Grantsville Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be accorded by Grantsville Post 214, American Legion.
January 31, 2008, Cumberland Times-News
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted December 11, 2013

CROWE, Mrs. Gladys Goodrich

Eckhart, July 6  Mrs. Gladys Goodrich Crowe, 37, wife of Clifford Crowe, died at 10 a.m. today at Sykesville, MD.  She had been ill for a year.  Today was her sixteenth wedding anniversary.
Surviving beside her husband, are her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Goodrich, South Cumberland; two children, Norman and Dorothy Crowe; five brothers, Soloman, Nashville, TN; Russell and Madison, both of Baltimore; Raymond and Stanley, both of Cumberland; four sisters, Mrs. Frances Geib, Canton, OH; Mrs. Virginia Newport, Cumberland; Mrs. Wilma Phares, Westernport, and Mrs. Mary Dicken, Frostburg. She was a member of the Second Baptist Church, Cumberland. The body will be brought here today.'
    
The Cumberland Times  7-6-1936

Crowe Funeral Tomorrow

Frostburg, July 8, - Funeral services for Mrs. Gladys Goodrich Crowe, 34, wife of Clifford Crowe, who died Monday morning at Sykesville, will be held tomorrow at 3:30 p.m. from her home in Eckhart.  Rev. J. Wesley Webb, will officiate.  Interment will be in Eckhart cemetery. 
The Cumberland Times 7-8-1936

 


Crowe, Harold L.

FINZEL - Harold L. Crowe, 87, of Finzel, died on Friday, March 20, 2009, in Garrett County. Born Sept. 20, 1921, in Finzel, he was the son of the late Roy E. Crowe and Clara (Wolfe) Crowe. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Lillian D. (Baker) Crowe; a son, Wayne L. Crowe Sr.; six brothers and one sister. Mr. Crowe was a retired Rural Route Carrier for the U.S. Postal Service. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and was a member of the Emmanuel United Methodist Church. Surviving are two sons, Donald E. Crowe and wife Shirley, of Kent Island, and Dennis L. Crowe Sr. and wife Peggy, of Finzel; two daughters, Linda S. Messmer, of Glen Burnie, and Delores Sullivan and husband Andy, of Kitty Hawk, N.C.; one daughter-in-law, Glenda Crowe, of Frostburg; seven grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; three brothers, Frank Crowe, of Finzel, Hubert Crowe, of Finzel, and Archie Crowe, of Keyser, W.Va.; one sister, Ruth Stanton, of Grantsville, and numerous nieces and nephews. A graveside service for family and friends will be held in the Emmanuel United Methodist Cemetery on Tuesday, March 24, at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Daniel Agnew officiating.Military honors will be accorded by members of Farrady Post 24 American Legion Honor Guard.The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be directed to the Building Fund of the Emmanuel United Meth-odist Church, C/O Robert Klink, 1908 Finzel Road, Frostburg, MD 21532.Friends can also send the family condolences at durstfuneralhome.com
SOURCE: Cumberland Times-News, Published: March 22, 2009
(Courtesy of Wendy Mammoliti)
Posted January 25, 2014



CROWE, Harvey H.

AVILTON — Harvey H. Crowe, 67, died on Tuesday in Meyersdale Community Hospital. A native of New Germany, he was a son of the late Stewart and Louvinia (Duckworth) Crowe. He is survived by two brothers, Edgar and Lee Crowe, both of Avilton, and two sisters, Mrs. Hazel Garlitz and Mrs. Mary Wilhelm, also of Avilton. Mr. Crowe was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church and was a veteran of World War II. Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Home in Grantsville today from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A service will be held on Friday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home with Rev. William Ferguson in charge. Interment will be in New Germany United Methodist Cemetery where military rites will be accorded by Post 214, American Legion, Grantsville.
The Cumberland News, March 18, 1976
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 

 

 


Miss Hazel L. Crowe

CROWE, Hazel L.

Miss Hazel L. Crowe, 49, registered nurse at Emergency Hospital, Washington, died yesterday after a week's illness in the hospital. She was a graduate of the hospital. Surviving are her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William J. Crowe, Cumberland; three brothers, Orville and Zack Crowe, both of Baltimore; Curtis Crowe, city; five sisters, Mrs. Harry Pollock and Mrs. Claude Warehime, Baltimore, Mrs. Henry Dana (sic), Washington; Mrs, Heyl Walker, Cumberland, and Mrs. Heber Poland, Westernport. The body will be brought to the home of Mrs. Heyl Walker, 534 Fairview avenue.
The Cumberland Evening Times, January 9, 1941  
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


CROWE, Mrs. Helen Klosterman
 
Mrs. Helen K. Crowe, 76, of 616 Columbia Avenue, died Monday at Sacred Heart Hospital. Born in Cash Valley, she was a daughter of the late Harry B. Klosterman and Frances (Helmstetter) Klosterman. Her husband, Earl S. Crowe, preceded her in death. Mrs. Crowe, a licensed practical nurse, graduated from Baltimore City Hospital in 1953. She served on the executive board, was a past president and treasurer of Maryland LPN Association. She formed nine of the state divisions for LPN in Maryland. At the local level, she was a past president, treasurer and chairman of ways and means for the Allegany-Garrett County LPN Association. She was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Secular Order of St. Francis and a charter member of the LaVale Volunteer Fire Company Axiliary. Surviving are two brothers, Robert S. Klosterman, Dallas, Tex., and Lawrence J. Klosterman, High Point, N.C.; two sisters, Mrs. Edna R. Wagoner, LaVale; Mrs. Pauline M. Logsdon, Ridgeley, W. Va., and number of nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the Leasure-Stein Funeral Home Wednesday from 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Ladies Auxiliary to the LaVale Fire Company will hold a memorial service Wednesday at 8 p.m. The Secular Order of St. Francis will recite the rosary Thursday at 3:30 p.m., and a Christian wake service will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 15, 1985
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted November 1, 2012


 

Mrs. Helen Winner Crowe
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)


 


 

CROWE, Henry Stewart

Grantsville, Oct. 12 - Services were held this afternoon in New Germany Methodist church for Henry Stewart Crowe, 85, who died Tuesday evening at his home in Avilton after a long illness. The Rev. Charles Sisk officiated. Mr. Crowe was the last member of a family of nine children of Henry and Hariette (Durst) Crowe, early settlers in New Germany. He is survived by his widow, three daughters, Mrs. Mary Wilhelm and Mrs. Pearl Wilhelm, Avilton; and Mrs. Hazel Garlitz, Cumberland; and four sons, Harvey, who just returned from Germany; Samuel, Lee and Edgar, at home.
The Cumberland Evening Times, October 12, 1945
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 

 

Herman J. Crowe
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)

CROWE, Herman J.

Frostburg- Herman J. Crowe, 65, of 61 Hope Road, here, died Monday at Frostburg Community Hospital. Born in Midlothian, he was a son of the late Jacob and Evaline (Steavie)[sic] Crowe. He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Ammis Cole, Syracuse, N.Y., and Mrs. Gladys Largent, Texas and a brother, Walter Crowe, Midlothian. Services were conducted today at 1 p.m. at the Hafer Sowers Funeral Home by Rev. George L. Wehler.  Interment was in the Eckhart Cemetery. Pallbearers were Lee Harris, Arthur Harris, Jerry Wagner, Joseph Steele, Elmer Steele and James Crowe.
Thursday, January 3, 1974; Cumberland News



CROWE, Howard C.

FROSTBURG - Howard C. Crowe, 69, of 30 Green Street, died today in Miners Hospital, where he was admitted yesterday. He had been in failing health for the past seven years. Mr. Crowe was born in Mt. Savage and was a son of the late Thomas and Mary (Yantz) Crowe. He was a retired clay miner, a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Cumberland, a veteran of World War I and a member of the Mt. Savage American Legion He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Virgie (Carder) Crowe, four stepsons, William and Edward Carder, Frostburg; Elmer Carder, Morantown; and Russell Carder, Baltimore; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Warren Martin, Pittsburgh; a brother, John Crowe, Washington: a sister, Mrs. Ethel Cherveny, Deerfield, Illinois; 18 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The body is at the Durst Funeral Home.
The Cumberland Evening Times, August 19, 1965
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


 

CROWE, Hubert J.

AVILTON - Hubert J. Crowe, 39, of here, died yesterday at Memorial Hospital, after an illness of several years. Born at New Germany, he was son of Mrs. Melva (Broadwater) Crowe, Frostburg, and the late Samuel W. Crowe. Mr. Crowe was employed by the B&O Railroad and was a member of Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles at Connellsville, Pa. Also surviving are a daughter, Connie F. Crowe, Bowling Green; three sisters, Mrs. Diona Broadwater and Mrs. Arlene Morris, both of here; and Mrs. Helen Broadwater, Salisbury, Pa., and two brothers, Milton Crowe, Cumberland, and Owen Crowe, LaVale. The body, is at the Hafer-Sowers Funeral Home, Frostburg, where friends will be received today from 7 to 9 p. m. and tomorrow from 2 to 4 p. m. and 7 to 9 p. m. Services will be conducted at the funeral home with Rev. Thomas Daigle officiating. Interment will be in New Germany Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, April 3, 1972
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)



CROWE, Miss Ida Mae
 
WESTERNPORT - Miss I. Mae Crowe, 87, of 400 Poplar Street, died Thursday night in Frostburg Community Hospital. A native of Lonaconing, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Annie (Brown) Crowe. Surviving are a son, Oliver Smith, here: two sisters, Mrs. Agnes Heim, Wadsworth, Ohio; Mrs. Mary Rimbaugh, Wurthland, Ky.; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Boal Funeral Home today from noon until 2 p.m. when services will be conducted with Rev. Sumner Sawyers officiating. Interment will be in Philos Cemetery.
Cumberland News, August 13, 1977
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 20, 2013



Mrs. Irene Resh Crowe
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)

CROWE, Mrs. Irene B. Resh 

Mrs. Irene B. Crowe, 66, of 507 Greenway Avenue, died yesterday at her residence after an illness of several years. Born in Meyersdale, she was a daughter of the late Milton J. and Dessie (Arnold) Resh, and was the widow of Gurney C. Crowe who died in 1953. Mrs. Crowe was a member of  First Church of God, was a past secretary and treasurer, member of the official board and former organist of the church. Surviving are two sons, Donald R. Crowe, with whom she resided, and Lloyd C. Crowe, Wheaton; a daughter, Mrs. Betty Crothers, Wheaton; two sisters, Mrs. Blanche Keefer and Mrs. Ruth E. Myers, city; nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. The body is at the Silcox-Merritt Funeral Residence where friends will be received from 7 until 9 p.m. today and 2 until 4 and 7 until 9 p.m. tomorrow. A service will be conducted at First Church of God Wednesday at 1 p.m. Rev. J. J. King will officiate and interment will be in Mt. Zion Methodist Cemetery, Long Stretch. The body will be taken to the church at 11 a.m. Wednesday.
The Cumberland Evening Times, March 18, 1968
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted February 12, 2011



 

CROWE, Isaac Walter

Services for Isaac Walter Crowe, 89, of 528 North Mechanic Street, who died Friday at the Allegany County Infirmary, will be conducted Tuesday at 11 a.m. in the Mt. Zion Methodist Church, Long Stretch, Garrett County. Rev. Emory McGraw will officiate and interment will be in the church cemetery. The body is at the Hafer Funeral Home where the family will receive friends today and tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.
The Cumberland Sunday Times, March 3, 1963
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted February 5, 2011

 

 

Mrs. Isabella J. Graham Crowe
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)

CROWE, Mrs. Isabella Jane Graham

Mt. Savage, Md., Feb 3 - Mrs. Isabella J. Crowe, 95, died late yesterday afternoon at her home after a lingering illness.  Mrs. Crowe sustained an injured hip last March in a fall at her home and had been unable to walk.
She was born in Mt. Savage, the daughter of the late Robert and Jane Nairn[?] Graham.  Her husband, the late W. W. Crowe, was a Civil War veteran.  She was a Republican and participated in the last election.
Surviving are two sons, Wallace S. Crowe, Pittsburgh, Pa., and William Crowe, of Mt. Savage; three daughters, Mrs. John Klotzbaugh, Pittsburgh, and Mrs. Edward Deffinbaugh and Miss Henrietta Crowe, of Mt. Savage; 14 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
Saturday, 03 February 1940; Cumberland Evening Times
~Genie
Posted January 22, 2011

 


 


Jacob Cephas Crowe

CROWE, Jacob Cephas

Jacob C. Crowe, 81, died Monday night at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Elsie Hume, Pittsburgh. Mr. Crowe, who until recently was a resident of Frostburg and Borden Shaft, was born in Garrett county March 15, 1859.  He was the husband of the late Sarah Etta Wilson and Evelyn Stevey Crowe, both preceding him in death. He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Rose Durst, born to his first wife; and by the second wife, besides Mrs. Hume, there are two other daughters, Mrs. Sherman Umstot and Mrs. Alek Main(?), both of Borden Shaft; two sons, Herman and Walter Crowe, both of Frostburg; and the following sisters: Mrs. Mollie Hawkins, Ohio; Mrs. Lou Layman, Mrs. Collins DeVore, Mrs. Rose Nelson, all of Frostburg; Mrs. Nancy Weimer, Oklahoma; seven grandchildren, two great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.   
Mar 20, 1940, Cumberland Evening Times

 


CROWE, James Alonzo Sr.

ZIHLMAN - James Alonzo  "Lonz" Crowe Sr., 85, formerly  of Zihlman, died Monday, July  19, 1993 at Frostburg Hospital.  He had been a patient at Frostburg Village Nursing Home.  Born March 12, 1908 in Mount  Savage, he was the son of the  late Franklin and Emma  (Stokes) Crowe. He was also  preceded in death by his wife,  Helen Winner Crowe, who died in 1977.  Mr. Crowe was a member of  St. George's Episcopal Church,  Mount Savage, and the Zihlman  Sportsman's Club.  He is survived by three sons,  James A. Crowe Jr., Baltimore, Albert F. Crowe, Woodland, and  Ronald Crowe, Westernport;  six daughters, Geraldine E.  Folk, Baltimore, Mary J.  Schriver, Zihlman, Patsy A.  Miller, Mount Savage, Joyce L.  Spataro, Clarysville, Linda  Jean Digman, Mount Savage,  and Hilda Jane McAfee,  Greensburg, Pa.; one sister,  Elsie Lambert, Frostburg; 33  grandchildren, 46 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great  grandsons.  Friends will be received at  Sowers Funeral Home, Frostburg, Tuesday from 2 to 4 p.m.  and 7 to 9 p.m.  Services will be conducted at  the funeral home on Wednesday  at 2:30, with Father Harold  Bishop officiating.  Interment will be in Frostburg Memorial Park.
The Cumberland Times-News, July 20, 1993
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 20, 2013


 

CROWE, James Elon

James E. Crowe died this morning at 6:45 at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. J. Crowe, 608 Maryland avenue.
He is survived by his parents and the following. sisters and brothers: Hazel, Washington; D. C.; Marian; Mrs. J. C. Warehime, Mrs. Harry Pollock and Orville, of Baltimore; Katherlne, Ovelia, Billy and Curtis, at home.

Cumberland Evening Times, Wednesday, February 13, 1929

 

 

 



James T. Crowe

CROWE, James T.

James T. Crowe, aged one year, son of William E. Crowe, 109(?) Oldtown Road, died this morning.  The funeral will take place tomorrow with burial in SS. Peter and Paul's Cemetery.
Jan 9 , 1920, Cumberland Evening Times

 


 

CROWE, James T.

LONACONING - James T. Crowe, 77, of Douglas Avenue, died Wednesday night at Memorial Hospital, Cumberland. He was a native of Lonaconing, a son of the late Thornton and Isabelle (Morton) Crowe. A retired miner and a World War 1 veteran, he was a member of the United Mine Workers and the American Legion. Surviving are his wife, Natty (Green) Crowe; two sisters, Mrs. Edith Mclntosh, New Kensington, Pa., and Mrs. Elsie Mowbray, Barton, and two brothers, William Crowe, Lonaconing; and Olin Crowe, New Kensington. The body is at the Eichhorn Funeral Home where friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p. m. A service will be held there tomorrow at 2 p.m. by Rev. Charles Russell. Burial, with full military rites by James P. Love Post, American Legion, will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, December 10, 1965
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)



CROWE, James Willard

FINZEL - James Willard Crowe, 70, died Sunday at his residence. Born here, he was a son of the late Roy E. Crowe and Clara (Wolfe) Crowe. Mr. Crowe was a retired agent for the People's Life Insurance Company and served in the Army in World War II. He was a member and lay leader of Emmanuel United Methodist Church, Route 40 and was a member and chaplain of the Eastern Garrett County Volunteer Fire Department. He was a member of Charles E. Kelly Post 112, American Legion, Meyersdale, Pa.; Cumberland Lodge 271, Loyal Order of Moose, the Grantsville Republican Club and the Allegany-Garrett County Christian Firefighters Association. His first wife, the former Jean Blaney, died in 1964. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Helena (Wiland) Crowe; five daughters, Mrs. Nancy Klink and Mrs. Lois Shockey, both of here; Mrs. Jo Ann Shumaker, Eckhart; Mrs. Darlene Raley, Cumberland; Miss Lori Crowe, at home; one stepdaughter, Mrs. Gloria Beitzel, Accident; one stepson, Roger Wiland, Grantsville. Also surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Hilda Sturtz and Mrs. Ruth Stanton, both of Grantsville; seven brothers, the Rev. Fred Crowe, Glasgow, Mont.; Frank Crowe, Harold Crowe and Hubert Crowe, all of Finzel; the Rev. Karl Crowe, Newport News, Va.; Archie Crowe, New Creek, W.Va.; Delford Crowe, Grantsville; nine grandchildren and five step-grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Durst Funeral Home, Frostburg, Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted Tuesday at 2 p.m. at Emmanuel United Methodist Church by the Rev. Powell S. Hall. Interment will be in Johnson Cemetery, Garrett County, with military honors accorded by Charles E. Kelly Legion Post. Frostburg Lodge 348, Loyal Order of Moose, will hold a memorial service at the funeral home Monday at 7:30 p.m., to be followed at 8 p.m. by a memorial service held by the Eastern Garrett County Volunteer Fire Department. The family requests that memorials be directed to the Eastern Garrett County Volunteer Fire Department, Emmanuel United Methodist Church, or the Northern Garrett County Rescue Squad.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 20, 1985
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted May 19, 2012



 

CROWE, Janette Louise Sheesley

Jannette Louise Crowe (Janet) 69 of Cumberland, Maryland went to be with the Lord on Wednesday March 16, 2005 at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown. Janet was a blessed Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Friend to so many. Born July 29, 1935 in Elliotsburg, PA, she was the daughter of Reverend Joseph Pearl Sheesley and Ester Ionia Hamilton Sheesley. She is preceded in death by her parents, an infant son James John Crowe, three sisters, Dorothy Jane Golden, Mildred Elizabeth Wagner, Belva Jean Michaels and one brother Ira Joseph Sheesley. She was a member of the First Church of God in Cumberland, MD for 48 1/2 years, and a member of the Women of Church of God (WCG) for many years. She taught Sunday school there for many years. She was also a member of the FOE 2883 Cresaptown Eagles where she has held each of the offices twice. She graduated from Mathis school in WV and she attended Shenadoah college. When her children were young she was a girl scout leader and a regional leader and she helped with head start. She was also active with Fort Hill Band Parents Association. Janet always did whatever she could for her family, her church and her friends.
She is survived by her husband of 48 1/2 years Donald Raymond Crowe SR, three sons Donald Raymond Crowe Jr. and wife Brenda of Dodgeville, Wisconsin, Gurney Cleveland Crowe and wife Eva of Uniontown, Pennsylvania, Jerry Lee Crowe and wife Jennifer of Fort Ashby, West Virginia, and one daughter Cheryl Mae McCarty and husband Daryl of Cumberland, Maryland; six granddaughters Terri Christina Cassidy and husband Mike of Oakland, MD, Jannette Louise McCarty of Martinsburg, WV, Stephanie Louise Crowe and Emily Ann Crowe of Uniontown, PA, Alicia Lynn Crowe of Wisconsin, Raelynn Mae Crowe of Fort Ashby, WV, one grandson Donald Raymond Crowe III and she has her first great grandson Grant Mitchell Cassidy due in July. Also surviving are one brother Reverend Dwight Leroy Sheesley and wife Janice of Littlestown, PA, and one sister Ella Mae Holmes and husband John of California. She also has numerous nieces and nephews. Janet’s wishes were that her body be given for science research so that maybe even after her death she could help some one. A memorial service will be held at the First Church of God , 29 Delaware Ave. Cumberland, MD (behind Christopher photo lab), at 11:00 a.m. Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society 182 N. Mechanic St. Cumberland, MD 21502 or the John Henry Smith fund through the Cresaptown Eagles #2883.

(Courtesy of Gurney C. Crowe)
Posted September 8, 2009



CROWE, Mrs. Jeanette Winebrenner

Mrs. Jeanette W. Crowe, 67, of Mount Savage, died Monday at Western Maryland State Hospital in Hagerstown. She was born in Frostburg Feb. 21, 1918, and was the daughter of the late Henry and Annie (Plummer) Winebrenner. She was a retired employee of the Amcelle Plant of Celanese Fibers Company. She is survived by her husband, Samuel E. Crowe, Mount Savage, one daughter, Mrs. JoAnn Whetstone, Mount Savage; one son, Ralph Crowe, at home; three sisters, Miss Martha Winebrenner and Miss Geneva Winebrenner, both of Mount Savage, and Miss Emma Winebrenner, Amherst, Ohio; four brothers, Edward Winebrenner, George E. Winebrenner, and William "Darb" Winebrenner, all of Mount Savage, and Herman Winebrenner, Staunton, Va., and two grandchildren. The body is at the Sowers Funeral Home, Frostburg, where friends will be received Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted at the funeral home Wednesday at 11 a.m., by the Rev. Madeline Cook. Interment will be in the Mount Savage Methodist Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Roger Winebrenner, Ralph Winebrenner, Clarence Winebrenner, David Winebrenner, Francis Hoban, and Grover Green.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 14, 1985
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 24, 2012


 

CROWE, Joan Thomas

MIDLAND - Joan Thomas Crowe, 59, of O'Mara Avenue, Midland, died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2001, at Sacred Heart Hospital. Born at Gorman, Md., Aug. 27, 1942, a daughter of the late Samuel Jackson Thomas and Burnice (Baer) Thomas. She was a supervisor at Flushing Shirt Factory, Grantsville, for 37 years. She was an avid gardener who loved her flowers and especially loved her grandchildren. She was Catholic by faith. A special thanks to her favorite nurse, Claudine Turner and all the stall on 4 North at Sacred Heart Hospital. Surviving are her husband, Donald Gerard Crowe; two daughters, Phyllis A. Wamsley, Midland, Patricia Fiorita, Frostburg; one son, Ronald Weimer, Clarysville; one step-daughter, Denise Crowe, Frostburg; seven grandchildren, Ashley Fiorita, Lynsy Wamsley, Anthony Fiorita, Cody Weimer, Rusty Rafferty, Kaitlynn Weimer, Wesley Wamsley; twin sister, Jean Johnson, Oakland; two brothers, Brison (Rusty) Thomas, McHenry, Samuel J. Thomas III, Accident; and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at the Eichhorn-McKenzie Funeral Home, P.A., Lonaconing, with Sister Marietta Culhane O.S.F. Pastoral Life Director of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Lonaconing. At her request her body was cremated. Family and friends will be received at the funeral home one hour prior to service. Family requests memorials take the form of donations to St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Mary's Church Terrace S.W., Lonaconing, MD 21539. Memorial cards available at the funeral home.
Cumberland Times-News obituary, September 4, 2001
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted November 26, 2010

 


 

 

John Crowe

CROWE, John

John Crowe Passes Away
Lonaconing, Md.  John Crowe one of the oldest residence of Garrett County, died at his home on the Helmen (?) farm in Garrett County at 3 pm on Wednesday.  Mr. Crowe was ill about two months with dropsy.  He was in his 86th year and with the possible exception of the venerable Hugh McMillan was the oldest man in the county.  For many years he made weekly trips to Lonaconing and the weather was never so severe that he could not get into town.  He was a farmer by occupation and had lived for more than 10 years where he died.  He is survived by four daughters, Misses Helen and Jane and Mesdames Josephine Broadwater and Peter Wilt the two latter living on Savage Garrett County.  One son Silas lives on the home place.  The funeral will take place at 10 am and internment will be made in Blocher Cemetery.
   
The Cumberland Evening Times, April 24, 1908

 


 

CROWE, John D.

Frostburg, Md., May 2 - John D. Crowe, aged 53, died at his home, 156 McCulloh street, this morning. He had been ill about a week, and until recently was employed at the Kelly-Springfield tire plant in Cumberland. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Annie Dean Crowe, and the following children: John and Geraldine, at home; Mrs. Hugh Nolan, Mrs. Andrew Dunn, Mrs. Joseph Connelley and Leroy Crowe, all of Frostburg, and William Crowe, of Cumberland. Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a. m., Saturday at St. Michael's Catholic Church, with interment in the church cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, May 2, 1935
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted July 21, 2009

 


 

CROWE, John Lemiel

John Crowe, 70, who lived several miles west of Frostburg in Garrett county, died in Miners' Hospital, Frostburg, at 4 a.m., yesterday, of injuries received when struck by an automobile at 11 p.m. Saturday, on the level straight-away halfway up Big Savage mountain. Funeral services will be conducted at Mt. Zion M. E. Church tomorrow. The funeral party will leave the home at 2 p.m. Interment will be in the church cemetery. A son of the late George and Louisa Crowe, pioneer settlers of Garrett county, his survivors are the following children: Gurney, Orville, Gilbert and Reynolds Crowe, Mrs. Lulu Wampler, Garrett county; Mrs. Pearl Griffith, Ben Bush, W. Va.; Mrs. Lela Coleman, Midlothian, and Mrs. Hazel Frost, Borden Shaft. He was a brother of Thomas Crowe, Garrett county; Eugene Crowe, Meyersdale, Pa.; Mrs. Calvin Wilson and Mrs. William Murphy, Garrett county, and Mrs. Carrie Finzel, Frostburg. Crowe died as the result of skull and right arm injuries. He was the tenth person to die in the county since the first of the year as the result of auto accidents.
The Cumberland Evening Times, April 19, 1937
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted February 6, 2011

 


 

CROWE, Mrs. Katherine Darragh

Mrs. C. E. Crowe, 58 years old, whose husband, better known as "Jack", has been gauger for 35 years at the plant of A. Overholt & Company at Broad Ford, died Friday morning at 6:40 o'clock at her home in Meyers avenue, Meyersdale. She had been ill for a year or more of heart disease. Mrs. Crowe was born at Cumberland, Md., March 11, 1869, a daughter of Augustus and Elizabeth Darragh, both dead. Besides her husband she is survived by the following children: Mrs. R. T. MacLaren of Williamsport; Mrs. C. E. Sanders of Meyersdale; Mrs. W. H. Jones of Somerset; Edward C. Crowe and Charles A. Crowe of Meyersdale, and Miss Dorothy G. Crowe at home; two sisters, Miss Elizabeth Darragh of Meyersdale and Mrs. John Carey of Somerset. Mrs. Crowe was a member of SS. Philip and James Catholic Church at Meyersdale. The funeral will be Monday morning at 9 o'clock, with solemn high mass of requiem at SS. Philip and James Church, with Rev. J. J. Brady, the pastor, officiating. Burial will be at Meyersdale.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, October 1, 1927
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


 

CROWE, Kenneth L.

A 33-year-old Frostburg native was killed instantly Thursday night as he was walking to his home near Waynesboro, Pa., from the South Mountain, Pa., Restoration Center. The victim was Kenneth L. Crowe, 33, son of Mrs. Florence (Clopper) Crowe, of 135 Hill Street, Frostburg, and the late W. [William] Kenneth Crowe. Mr. Crowe had been employed in the dietary department of the South Mountain Restoration Center for the past 11 years. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Frostburg, Frostburg Aerie 1273, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Waynesboro Owls Club and South Mountain Volunteer Fire Company. Besides his mother, surviving are his twin brother, Robert Crowe, of South Mountain, Pa., another brother, Charles Crowe, Silver Spring, and his grandfather, Frederick Crowe, former mayor of Frostburg. Friends will be received at the Durst Funeral Home from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted in the funeral home Sunday at 1:30 p.m. by Rev. Donald F. Sause, pastor of St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Interment will be in Frostburg Memorial Park. The family requests memorial contributions be made to Frostburg Village of Allegany County. Members of the Eagles will conduct a service today at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
The Cumberland News, November 12, 1977
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)


CROWE, Pfc. Kenneth W.
 
KILLED
Pfc. Kenneth W. Crowe, 24, of Lonaconing, in Manila February 22.
Pfc. Crowe was the son of Mr. and Mrs. William W. Crowe, of Detmold, Lonaconing. He entered the Army January 13, 1941, and served an overseas duty 35 months with the 37th Division. He fought at Bougainville and New Georgia before going into the battle for the Philippines. Pfc. Crowe, was a former Celanese employe. Besides his parents, he is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Hilda Williams, residing with her parents while her husband is in the service; and Mrs. Raymond Grandstaff, Douglas avenue, Lonaconing.
Cumberland Evening Times; 19 Mar 1945
~Genie
Posted April 20, 2013

 
CROWE, Pfc. Kenneth W.
 
The bodies of six area war dead, including four Allegany countians, will arrive this week in San Francisco aboard the United States Army transport Lt(?) George W. G. Boyce from Manila. The dead and their next-of-kin are:
Pfc. David E. Bean, Sarah Bean, 517 Maryland Avenue; Pfc. Kenneth W. Crowe, William W. Crowe, Detmold Street, Lonaconing; Pfc Robert T. Meeks, Oscar D. Meeks, 35 Weber Street; Pvt. John F. Shroyer, George L. Shroyer, Ellerslie; Pvt. Warren E. Sams, Asa S. Sams, Mann's Choice, Pa., and Pfc Eugene G. Coleman, Harry P. Coleman, RFD 4, Berlin, Pa.  They are among the 4549 veterans aboard the transport. Sixty-four are Marylanders.
Cumberland Evening Times; 2 June 1948
~Genie
Posted April 20, 2013

 


CROWE, Kenneth William

FROSTBURG - Kenneth W. Crowe, 59, of 135 Hill Street, died this morning at Sacred Heart Hospital, where he had been a patient since September 3. Born in Frostburg, he was a son of Frederick Crowe and the late Edith (Crump) Crowe. Mr. Crowe was employed as an analyst by the Celanese Corporation for 41 years, and was a member of Local 1874, TWUA. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and of Eagles Lodge 1273. Survivors, in addition to his father, include his widow, Florence (Klopper) Crowe; three sons, Charles F. Crowe, New Carrolton; Robert W. Crowe and Kenneth L. Crowe, both of South Mountain, Pa.; two brothers, Ralph Crowe, Beltsville; Milton Crowe, Eckhart; two sisters, Miss Catherine Crowe, here; Mrs. Edith Rosso, Pottstown, Pa., and two grandchildren. The body is at the Durst Funeral Home where friends will be received today from 7 to 9 p. m. and tomorrow from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p. m.
The Cumberland Evening Times, September 28, 1970
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso
)



 


Laura Emma Browning Crowe

CROWE, Mrs. Laura Emma Browning

Mrs. Laura Emma Crowe, 89, a former resident of Mt. Savage, died yesterday in Hagerstown after an illness of eight years.
A native of Barnes Gap, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Henry and Louisa (Barnes) Browning of Artemas. Her husband, Wallace S. Crowe, preceded her in death. She is survived by a daughter Mrs. Gerald W. Shank, and a brother, Banner E. Browning, both of Hagerstown, and a sister, Mrs. Leah Overstreet, Tuscon, Ariz.; four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
The body is at the Minnich F u n e r a l Home, Hagerstown, where a service will be conducted Wednesday at 10:30 a. m. Rev. John Ewald will officiate and interment will be in St. Paul's Cemetery near Hagerstown.
Monday, 6 December 1965; Cumberland Evening Times
~Genie
Posted January 28, 2011

 


 

CROWE, Leonard Glenn

Meyersdale, Pa. - L. Glenn Crowe, 71, of here, died yesterday. Mr. Crowe was born at Finzel, Md., a son of the late Thomas J. and Mary E. (Ballah) Crowe.  His wife was the late Anna E. (Keidel) Crowe. He is survived by a son, William T. Crowe, Berlin; three brothers, Roy, Finzel; Denzel, Baltimore; and Lee Crowe, Arlington, Va., and six granchildren. The body is at the Price Funeral Home where services will be conducted Sunday at 2 p.m. by Rev. Dr. E. Wilson Kelley.  Burial will be in Union Cemetery.
Friday, 29 April 1960, Cumberland Evening Times
Posted June 20, 2010


 


 

Mrs. Leota E. Pope Crowe
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)


CROWE, Mrs. Leota E. Pope

FROSTBURG - Mrs. Leota E. Crowe, 70, former resident, died Wednesday at Springfield State Hospital where she had been a patient 18 months. Born in Garrett County, she was a daughter of the late David and Elizabeth (Bonig) Pope. Her husband, Orvil T. Crowe, died in 1947. She was a member of Frostburg United Methodist Church. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Iva DeHaven, Gainsborough, Va.; Mrs. Leatta McKenzie, Finzel, and Mrs. Evelyn Beeman, Frostburg; two sons, Kenneth 0. Crowe, Indianhead, Pa., and Wilfred Crowe, Finzel; two sisters, Mrs. Nettie Michaels and Mrs. Minnie Merrill, Star Route, Frostburg; one brother, Herbert Pope, Star Route, Frostburg; 12 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. The body is at the Durst Funeral Home where friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow. 
The Cumberland News, January 1, 1971
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 28, 2010





Child of Mr. & Mrs. Lloyd Crowe

CROWE, child of Mr. & Mrs. Lloyd

Their many friends in this place were very sorry to learn of the death of the child of Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Crowe, at their home a few miles west of this place, Friday evening after a short illness.  The remains of the deceased were brought to this place on Monday morning for burial, which took place in St. Michael's Catholic cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, Tuesday, February 21, 1905
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)

 


 

CROWE, Mrs. Louise Chaney

Mrs. Louise Crowe was born on the National Pike 2 miles west of Frostburg, Md., August 17, 1837. She was a daughter of Jesse W. Chaney and Susan Lohr Chaney, and was married to George A. Crowe, October 11, 1855. She died at her home near Frostburg, Md., July 14, 1913, after a short illness of apoplexy, aged 76 years. She was a lifelong member of the M. E. Church, of which she was very faithful, and a devoted Christian. She was a teacher in the Sunday school since 1871. She is survived by her aged husband, and the following children: Floyd, Thomas, and John who reside near the old home, Clarence E. and Eugene of this place and George of Frostburg, Mrs. Henrietta Murphy and Mrs. Annie Wilson, near Frostburg, Mrs. Carrie Finzel, of Davis, W. Va., and one sister at Lonaconing, Md., fifty grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren also survive. She was laid to rest in the cemetery at Emmanuel Chapel at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon, in the presence of a large and sorrowing crowd of relatives and friends.
Meyersdale Commercial, July 17, 1913
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted January 29, 2011

 


 

CROWE, Mrs. Louvina Duckworth

Mrs. Louvina (Duckworth) Crowe, aged 69 years, widow of the late Steward Crowe, died at her home at Avilton, Md., early Monday morning. She was the daughter of the late Israel and Mary (Wiland) Duckworth, and was born at New Germany, Md. Surviving are the following children: Samuel, Lee, Edgar and Harvey Crowe, Mrs. Leonard Wilhelm, and Mrs. Earl Garlitz, all of Avilton; Mrs. Julius Wilhelm, Long Stretch; also 24 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, one sister, Mrs. William Logston, and one brother, Henry Duckworth of Lonaconing. The body was at the home of Mrs. Julius Wilhelm, Long Stretch, till the funeral services at the New Germany Methodist Church, Wednesday afternoon, Dec. 3, at 2 o'clock. Rev. D. J. Combs, pastor, officiated. Interment in the church cemetery.
Meyersdale Republican, December 4, 1947
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


 

CROWE, Mrs. Maggie Blocher

Mrs. Thomas Crowe, 63, Finzel, Md., died last night at 11 o'clock following a heart attack.  She had been ill for several months.
Besides her husband, she is survived by the following step-children: Herman Broadwater, Avilton; Mrs. Chrester Green, Leo Crowe,  and Denzel Crowe, this city; Roy Crowe, Finzel; Glenn Crowe, Myersdale and Miss Beatrice Crowe at home.  Two sisters and one brother also survive. Funeral services will be held from the Johnson M. E. Church, National road, Wednesday at 2 p.m., Rev.F. L. Baker, pastor of the Grace M. C. Church, South and Rev. B. M. Rollins, pastor of the Church of the Brethren, this city will officiate.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Cumberland Evening Times, January 7, 1929





Mrs. Maggie Blocher Crowe
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)

CROWE, Mrs. Maggie Blocher

Funeral of Mrs. Thos. Crowe
Frostburg, Md., Jan. 11 - Funeral services for Mrs. Thomas Crowe, who died at Miners' Hospital Sunday night were held from the Johnson M. E. Church, National Highway, and were in charge of Rev. B. M. Rollins.  Besides her husband, she is survived by the following step-children: Herman Broadwater, Avilton; Mrs. Chester Green, Lonaconing; Lee Crowe and Denzel Crowe, this city; Roy Crowe, Finzel; Glenn Crowe, Meyersdale and Miss Beatrice Crowe, at home; also tow sisters and one brother: Mrs. James Carey and George C. Blocher, of Garrett county and Mrs. Lee Harman, of Los Angeles, California.
Friday, January 11, 1929, Cumberland Evening Times


 




 


Mrs. Margaret Green Crowe
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)



 

Mrs. Margaret McKenzie Crowe

CROWE,  Mrs. Margaret McKenzie

Frostburg, Md., Oct. 18- Mrs. Margaret Crowe, aged 67, wife of Floyd Crowe, grocer, Hill street, died last night at Dr. Neva D. Kline's hospital on Seymour street, Cumberland, following a week's illness.  She had been in failing health for six years.
Mrs. Crowe, nee McKenzie, was born at Avilton and was married on April 18, 1880.  She was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church and a number of the church auxilliaries. Besides her husband, who is also in failing health, she is survived by three sons, Eldrige Crowe, this place, Francis and Wilbur Crowe, of Midland; three daughters, Mrs. George McKensie, Finzel; Mrs. Samuel Weimer, this place; Mrs. Joseph Baker, Sand Patch; two sisters, Mrs. Anna Wineburner[sic], Shaft and Miss Mary McKenzie, Denver, Colorado; two brothers, E. McKenzie and Z. McKenzie, both of Grantsville. Funeral services will be held Saturday morning at St. Michael's Catholic Church with burial in the church cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, October 18, 1928
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)



CROWE, Marshall W.

Marshall W. (Mutt) Crowe, 68, of Baltimore, formerly of Lonaconing, died yesterday in Baltimore City Hospital. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Annie (Beeman) Crowe; three sons, Robert L. Crowe, Charles Crowe and Donald Crowe, all of Baltimore; two brothers, John Crowe, Lonaconing; Earl Crowe, McKeesport, Pa.; four sisters, Mrs. Blanche Winn and Mrs. Frances Story, both of Michigan; Mrs. Jessie Clark, LaVale, and Mrs. Mary Bellis, McKeesport.
The Cumberland Evening Times,  February 16, 1976
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 20, 2013

CROWE, Marshall W.
 
A service for Marshall W. (Mutt) Crowe, 68, formerly of Lonaconing, who died Sunday in Baltimore, will be conducted tomorrow at 1 p.m. at the Hafer Chapel of the Hills Mortuary. Rev. George Baughman will officiate and interment will be in the Sunset Memorial Park.    Friends will be received at the funeral home today from 2 until 4 and 7 until 9 p.m.
Source: The Cumberland News; Cumberland, Maryland; Feb. 19, 1976;  page 26.
(Courtesy of Wendy Mammoliti)
Posted August 7, 2013


 

CROWE, Mrs. Martha Virginia Kirby

Mrs. Joseph Crowe, 62 years of age, died at her home in Mt. Savage last night at 9 o'clock of pneumonia, after a short illness. She is survived by five daughters and four sons: Mrs. George Hughes, Mrs. John King, Mrs. Charles Cunningham, Mrs. William Lancaster, Miss Charlotte Crowe, Walter Crowe, Charles Crowe, Joseph Crowe and John Crowe, all of Mt. Savage. The funeral will be held Sunday afternoon with services at the Methodist Episcopal Church at Mt. Savage.
The Cumberland Evening Times, March 16, 1923
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted February 5, 2011

 


 

CROWE, Mrs. Mary Ann Pengelly

Frostburg, Feb. 26  Services for Mrs. Mary Ann Crowe, 76, mother of former Mayor Frederick Crowe, who died yesterday at Miners' Hospital, where she had been a patient seven weeks, will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow at the Hafer Funeral Home, where the body remains.  The Rev. John Wilson, pastor of Eckhart Methodist Church, will officiate and interment will be in the Eckhart Cemetery. A native and life resident of Eckhart, Mrs. Crowe was a daughter of the late Hannibal and Elizabeth Pangelly[sic], pioneer residents of Eckhart. Other survivors include two sons, Reginald Crowe, at home; Clifford Crowe, Eckhart , and a daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth Ream, Canton, OH; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Mrs. Crowe was a member of the Eckhart Baptist Church. 
The Cumberland Times, February 26, 1945
(Courtesy of Ace Humbertson
)

 


CROWE, Mrs. Mary Bolden

Meyersdale, Pa., Jan. 3 — Rites for Mrs. Mary Crowe, 82, who died Friday at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. John Yutzy, of nearby Greenville Township, were conducted Monday afternoon in St. Mark's Evangelical and Reformed church in Pocahontas, with the Rev. J. E. Gindlesperger, of Meyersdale, pastor of the Wills Creek charge, officiating. Interment was in Greenville cemetery. Mrs. Crowe was born near Pocahontas on July 4, 1863, a daughter of Charles and Columbia Bolden. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. John Yutzy and Mrs. Louella Baker, of Pocahontas; 17 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. William Finzel, Frostburg, Md., and five step-children, Glenn Crowe, Meyersdale; Lee Crowe, Arlington, Va.; Roy Crowe, Denzil Crowe and Mrs. Everett Durst, Frostburg.
The Cumberland Evening Times, January 3, 1946
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted July 21, 2009

 



CROWE, Mrs. Mary Edith Ternent

LONACONING _ Mrs. Mary Edith Crowe, 78, of Detmold Street here,died yesterday in Sacred Heart hospital. Born in Lonaconing, she was the daughter of the late George S Ternent and Mary F Ternent. Mrs Crowe was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Pythian Sister, Senior Citizens and the Gold Star Mothers of James P Love Post. Surviving are her husband, William W Crowe; two daughters, Mrs Raymond Grandstaff, here and Mrs Elsworth F Williams, Rockville; a sister, Mrs Mae Johnson, here; five grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Eichhorn Funeral Home today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be conducted tomorrow at 2 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church with the Rev Wayne Turner officiating. Interment will be in the Frostburg Memorial Park. The body will be taken to the church at noon on Monday.
Cumberland Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Sunday, November 17, 1974 - pg 32, col 4
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted July 14, 2011





CROWE, Miss Mary Frances


LAVALE — Mary Frances Crowe, 69, of LaVale, died Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011, at the Western Maryland Regional Medical Center. Born Aug. 26, 1942, in Frostburg, she was the daughter of the late Oscar Crowe and Mary M. [nee Wagus] Brode. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Ellen Lee (Brode) Elliott; and a brother-in-law, Stanley Hook. Mary Frances was involved with Special Olympics, Friends Aware, Georges Creek Adult Daycare and a member of The Red Hat Society. Surviving are a sister, Karen Hook, Mount Savage; and a brother, John Brode Jr., Cumberland; nieces, Melissa (Witt) Shaffer and Corann Harper; nephews, Leroy C. Witt Jr. and John A. Brode; great nieces, Ashley, Haley, Madison and Sierra; and a great nephew, David. Friends and family will be received at Durst Funeral Home P.A., 57 Frost Ave, Frostburg, on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass will be conducted at St. Michaels Catholic Church, 44 E. Main St., Frostburg, on Monday, Oct. 3, 2011 at 11 a.m. with Fr. Eric Gauchat O.F.M. CAP as celebrant. Interment will be in Frostburg Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Gene Hausrath, George Steele, Jim Lashley, Wayne Simpson, Leory Witt Jr. and Scott Simpson. Donations can be made to Appalachian Parent Association, Inc., Appalachian Crossroads, 39 South Third St., Oakland, MD 21550.
Cumberland Times-News, October 1, 2011
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
[Mary Wagus and Oscar Crowe were divorced in 1943]
Posted October 6, 2011


CROWE, Mrs. Mary J.(or I)

Mrs. Mary Crowe Dies
(Special Dispatch to the Baltimore American)
Hagerstown, Md. June 13? - Mrs. Mary J/I? Crowe wife of Alexander Crowe of Sharpsburg, died Friday night at the Washington County Hospital in this city from stomach trouble, aged 64 years.  Mrs. Crowe was born at Sharpsburg and was a member of the Lutheran chuch of that place.  She is survived by her husband and two sisters, Mrs. William Staley and Mrs. Frank Liebman, both of Washington D. C.

Baltimore American, 19 Jun 1922
(Courtesy of Theresa Burba)

 


 

Mary (Jackson) Crowe

CROWE, Mrs. Mary Jackson

Mrs. Mary Crowe, 69 years old, wife of Silas Crowe, died last night at Miners Hospital.  She had been ill several years.  A native of Garrett county, Mrs. Crowe during the past fifteen years lived at Eckhart where her husband was employed by the Consolidation coal Company.  Besides her husband, she is survived by several children: George Crowe of Barton; William, Robert, Elmer and Albert Crowe of Frostburg and John Crowe, of Ocean, and Miss Martha Crowe of Baltimore.  A sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Lane, of Lonaconing, and a brother, Liston (?) Jackson of Meyersdale, also survive.  The body of Mrs. Crowe has been taken to the home of her son, John Crowe, at Ocean from where the funeral will take place. 
Dec 12, 1927, Cumberland Evening Times

 


 

CROWE, Mrs. Mary Myrtle Garlitz

Frostburg - Mrs. Mary Crowe, 71, wife of Winfield Crowe, Carlos, died Friday night in Miners Hospital where she had been a patient ten days. She was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Francis Garlitz of Avilton. Mrs. Crowe was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church. Surviving besides her husband are seven daughters, Mrs. Ada Simpson, Mrs. Matilda Bartlett, Mrs. Viola Walters, all of Carlos; Mrs. Grace Lamp, Cresaptown; Mrs. Ethel M. Condon, Silver Spring; Miss Olive Crowe, Baltimore; and Mrs. Frances Bosjancic, Youngstown, Ohio; four sisters, Mrs. Melvin McKenzie and Mrs. Bess Miller, both of Lonaconing; Miss Delia Garlitz, Cumberland; and Mrs. Ethel McKenzie, Avilton; 30 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. The body will be at the Hafer Funeral Home after 1 p.m. today.
The Cumberland Times, March 24, 1957
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted February 6, 2011

 


 

CROWE, Mrs. Mary Offman

Mrs. Mary Crowe, 87, widow of William J. Crowe, died last night at her home, 534 Fairview Avenue. Born in Frostburg, she was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Offman. Mrs. Crowe was a charter member of the Pythian Sisters in Frostburg and a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church and the Ladies Aid Society of the church. Mrs. Crowe was the oldest living member of Fort Cumberland Unit 13, Auxiliary. Surviving are three sons, Curtis V. Crowe, a patient in the Baker VA Center, Martinsburg, W. Va.; Frederick 0. Crowe, Baltimore, and Z. R. Crowe, Lakewood, Ohio; five daughters, Mrs. Katherine Poland, Westernport; Mrs. Ora Mae Pollock and Mrs. Martha Warhime, both of Baltimore; Mrs. Marion Danner, Chicago, and Mrs. Ovelia Walker, with whom she resided, and eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The body is at the Silcox Funeral Residence where services will be conducted Friday at 10 a. m. by Rev. Dr. Hixon T. Bowersox, pastor of St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Interment will be in St. Luke's Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, August 3, 1955
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

 


 

CROWE, Mrs. Mary Powers McVeigh

MIDLAND — Mrs. Mary P. Crowe, 61, died yesterday at Sacred Heart Hospital, Cumberland. Born in Midland, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Mary (Clark) McVeigh. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church and the sodality. She is survived by her husband, Wilbur Crowe; three daughters, Mrs. Frarices Kenner, Midland; Mrs. Raymond Drew, Frostburg, and Miss Mary Frances Crowe; four sons, Michael Crowe, Cleveland, Ohio; Wilbur J. Crowe, of California; Donald G. Crowe, Midland, and Edward J. Crowe, Cresaptown; and seven grandchildren. The body is at the Eichhorn Funeral Home where friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Requiem mass will be celebrated Saturday at 9:30 p.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, with interment in St. Joseph's Cemetery. The rosary will be recited at the funeral home today at 7:30.
The Cumberland News, October 10, 1969
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted July 21, 2009

 


 

CROWE, Mary Rebecca Suder

Mary Rebecca Crowe, 96, passed away Dec. 14, 2009, in Fort Worth, Texas. Mary was born Aug. 31, 1913, in Meyersdale, as Mary Rebecca Suder, the youngest of eight children. Mary was preceded in death by her husband Bill and all of her siblings. She married William T. Crowe on June 13, 1937, and they had two children. Survivors are daughter Mary Alyce Zimmerman and husband Zim; son William T. Crowe Jr. and wife Patty; grandchildren: Eric Zimmerman and wife Shannon, Lance Zimmerman and wife Tisha, and David Crowe and wife Young Nam; and great-grandchildren: Noah, Zachary and Brock Zimmerman. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews. In 1947 the family moved to Berlin where they started a family business. Mary was a charter member of the Berlin Women’s Club and Eastern Star for over 60 years where she served as Worthy Matron. She moved to Fort Worth in 2002 to be near her daughter. A stay at home mom, Mary loved and nurtured her children. She was truly one of the greatest generation, thankful for what she had, respected and always had a kind word to say about others. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the United Church of Christ in Berlin. A previous service was held Jan. 9 in Fort Worth at Ridglea Presbyterian Church with family and friends present.
Thursday, 10 June 2010 Somerset Daily American
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted June 11, 2010


CROWE, Mrs. Mattie Blanche Green
 
Mattie Blanche Crowe, 82, of 15 Rockville Street, Lonaconing, Maryland, died Wednesday, February 6, 1985, at her residence. She was born in Barton, Maryland, Dec. 30, 1902, daughter of the late Sylvester Green and Eliza (Bradley) Green. She was formerly employed by the Flushing Shirt Factory in Grantsville, Maryland, and by the Celanese Fibers Corporation, Cumberland, Maryland. She was a member of the Senior Citizens of Lonaconing. Her husband, James Crowe, died in 1968. She is survived by one brother, Sylvester (Shorty) Green, Lonaconing, Maryland and one sister, Mrs. Evelyn Myers, Frostburg, Maryland. The Eichhorn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The Republic, February 14, 1985
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted September 20, 2013

 

Mrs. Melva Leora Broadwater Crowe
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)



CROWE, Melvin Lee

Milton Lee Crowe, 68, Cumberland, died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 1999, at his home.  Born June 19, 1931, at New Germany, he was a son of the late Samuel Webster Crowe and Melva Leora (Broadwater) Crowe. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Hubert Crowe, Owen Crowe, and Archie Crowe.  He was a member of the Bedford Road Baptist Church. He retired after 34 years of service from the Cumberland Coca-Cola Bottling Company, where he was a warehouse manager. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict, serving as a sergeant in the Engineer Corps. He was a member of the NRA, a life member of DAV, a lifetime member of the North American Hunting Club, and the Fort Hill Rifle and Pistol Club.  Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Sandra Lee (Twigg) Crowe; one daughter, Shelly Lee Cox, Newark, Del.; two sons, Danny Lee Crowe, Middletown, Del., and Deane Lee Crowe, Cumberland; five grandchildren; and three sisters, Diona Broadwater, Avilton, Arlene Morris, New Smyrna Beach, Fla., and Helen Broadwater, Salisbury, Pa.  Friends will be received at the Hafer Chapel of the Hills Mortuary, 1302 National Hwy., LaVale, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today, Thursday. A service will be conducted in the funeral home chapel on Friday, Nov. 5, at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Joseph DiNicola officiating. Interment will follow in the New Germany Methodist Cemetery. Military rites will be accorded at the cemetery.
abt. Tuesday, Nov. 2, 1999; Maryland Obituary Collection @ Genealogy Buff
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted December 11, 2013

 

Mrs. Minnie V. Robeson Crowe
(Courtesy of Byron Schulten)




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