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JORDAN, Ruby Mae Emerick

Ruby Mae Jordan, 74, of Hyndman, went to be with the Lord, June 27, 2005, after a courageous battle during a brief illness. Ruby was born April 22, 1931, in Kennells Mill, a daughter of the late Orrie Vernon Emerick and Pearl Isabel Kennell. She married James Jordan Sr., Aug. 18, 1950. He survives along with their children: Linda and husband John Clites, Cumberland, Md.; Sandy and husband Ernie Corbin, Ellerslie, Md.; Terry and wife Betty Ann (Leydig) Jordan, Buffalo Mills; James and wife Phyllis (Lutz) Jordan, LaVale, Md.; ten grandchildren: Diane Ours, John Clites Jr., Kelli Puffenbarger, Mark Cook, Deanna Cook, Christopher Corbin, Stephanie Hiquet, Terry Jordan Jr., Joshua Jordan, Jenna Mace; 13 greatgrandchildren: Levi, Garrett and Sierra Ours, John Clites III, Shayanna and Sarah Clites, Brooke and Tyler Puffenbarger, Caitlyn Cook, Jordan and Joshua Hiquet, Micaiah and Joshua Mace. In addition, she is survived by a brother, Melvin, husband of Anna Marie Emerick, of Hyndman, and a special niece, Diana Burkett, of Oklahoma. She was preceded in death by her parents and sisters Helen Clites, Hilda Shaffer, Alma Burkett and Nellie Witt. Ruby graduated from Hyndman High School in 1950. She previously worked at Hedstrom and was a member of the Gravel Pit United Methodist Church. Ruby was also a member of the Hyndman VFW Oscar Jordan Post No. 7375 Ladies Auxiliary and the Hyndman Senior Citizens. Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, and Thursday from noon to 2:30 p.m. at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, Hyndman. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, June 30, at the Harvey H. Zeigler Funeral Home, with the Rev. Julie Applegate officiating. Interment at the Hyndman Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Hyndman Senior Citizens in memory of Mrs. Jordan.
The Bedford Gazette, June 29, 2005
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted August 21, 2010

JORDAN, Sampson M.

Sampson M Jordan, aged 80 years is dead at Franklin, Pendleton County, W. Va. He served in company C, 62nd Virginia Regiment, in the Confederate Army and was taken prisoner at the battle of McDowell, but later exchanged.
Keyser Tribune, March 15, 1912
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 27, 2010

JOSLIN, Mrs. Edith E. Brant

Oakland- Mrs. Edith E. Joslin, 70, of here, died Wednesday at the Garrett County Memorial Hospital, here. A native of Meyersdale, PA, she was a daughter of the late Delphia H. and Agnes M. (Ogler) Brant. Mrs. Joslin was a former employee of the Cuppett-Weeks Nursing Home here and a member of the Glendale Assembly of God Church, Swanton. Surviving are her husband, Leo J. Joslin; two daughters, Mrs. Betty Taylor, Williamsport, and Mrs. Mamie Wilt, Swanton; two son, George Bowman, Swanton, and Charles McCrobie, McHenry; on step-son, Ted McHold, Tacoma Park; one sister, Mrs. Cora Friend, Swanton, one brother, John Brant, Swanton;13 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren and four step-great grandchildren. Friends will be received at the Minnich-Stewart Funeral Home here from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Service will be conducted at the funeral home Saturday at 2 p.m. by Rev. Gail Hixon. Interment will be in the Oakland Cemetery.
The Cumberland News Nov 16, 1973
(Courtesy of Pat Thompson)
Posted July 31, 2009

JOYCE, Mrs. Anna Donahue

Mrs. Anna Joyce, 79, widow of Patrick Joyce, died, last night at the home of her daughter, Mrs, James Higgins, High and West Main Streets. She suffered a heart attack March 2. Born in County Clare, Ireland, Mrs. Joyce had lived here 26 years. Her parents were the late Martin and Mary (Carroll) Donahue. She was a member of St.. Michael's Catholic Church. She leaves seven other children, Sister Mary Claudia, Overlea; Miss Agnes Joyce, Washington; John, Thomas and James Joyce, Baltimore; Edward Joyce, Cumberland, and William H. Joyce, Frostburg; 12 grandchildren and six great grandchildren. The body is at the Hafer. Funeral Home. A requiem mass will be celebrated Thursday at. 10 a. m. in St. Michael's Church with interment in the church cemetery.
Cumberland Evening Times; March 9, 1949 - pg 8, col 2
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted July 27, 2010

 

JOYCE, Edward F.

Edward F. Joyce, 77, of 64 Fayette Street, died Wednesday at Sacred Heart Hospital where he had been a patient since Decomber 21. Born in Carlos, he was the son of the late Patrick and Anna (Donahue) Joyce. Mr. Joyce was a member of SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church; Third Order of St Francis and Senior Citizens. He. was a retired employe of the Celanese Fiber Company. Surviving are his widow, Agnes B (Lyons) Joyce; two daughters, Mrs. Christine Dressman, Oakland; and Mrs. Catherine Lidl, Rockville, Md.; three sisters, Mrs. Anna Higgins, Lubbock, Texas; Sister Claudia, Wilmington, Del.; Miss Agnes Joyce of Silver Spring, and seven grandchildren. The body is at the George Funeral Home where friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 .to 9 p.m. Rosary will be at 7:30 p.m. Requiem Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. tomorrow at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Interment will be in the church cemetery.
Cumberland News; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Friday, January 15, 1971 - pg 8, col 4
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted September 22, 2010


JOYCE, Edward F.

A requiem mass for Edward F Joyce, 77, of 644 Fayette Street, who died Wednesday, will be celebrated today at 10 a.m. at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be William Joyce, James Minick, James Higgins, Dr. Paul Higgins, Joseph Brown and Robert Brown.
Cumberland News; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Saturday, January 16, 1971 - pg 7, col 3
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)

Posted September 22, 2010

JOYCE, John J.

FROSTBURG—John J. Joyce. Martinsburg, W. Va., died Monday at his residence. A former resident of here, he was a son of the late Patrick ind Anna (Donahoe) Joyce. Surviving are his widow; three sisters, Sister Claudia, Ursula Convent, Wilmington, Del.; Mrs. Anna Higgins, Slaton. Texas, and Miss Agnes Joyce, Silver Spring, and a number of nieces and nephews. Services will be conducted tomorrow in Martinsburg.
Cumberland Evening Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Wednesday, March 8, 1972 - pg 24, col 2
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted September 22, 2010

JOYCE, William M.

FROSTBURG — William M. Joyce. 56, of 153 W. Main Street, died yesterday in Memorial Hospital, Cumberland. Born in Frostburg, February 9, 1901. he was a son of the late Patrick and Anna (Donahue) Joyce. He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Naomi (Cain) Joyce; a son, William E. Joyce, Frostburg; three daughters, Patricia Joyce, at home; Mrs. Naomi Smith, Cleveland: and Mrs. Anna Marie Minnick, Frostburg: two brothers. John J. Joyce, Frostburg, and Edward F. Joyce, Cumberland; three sisters, Mrs. Anna Higgins, Frostburg: Miss Agnes Joyce Washington; and Mother M Claudia. Ursuline Convent. Wilmington, Del, and four grandchildren. He was a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church, the Holy Name Society and LOOM 348. The body is at the Durst Funeral Home. A requiem mass will be celebrated tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. in St Michael's Church. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Pallbearers will be John Rafferty, Francis Cunningham, George Fike, Fuller Davis, Orville Minnick and Melvin Cain. The rosary will be recited at the funeral home today at 8:15 p.m.
Cumberland News; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Monday, December 23, 1957 - pg 35, col 2
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)

Posted September 22, 2010

JUDY, Mrs. Cora M.

Services for Mrs. Cora M. Judy, 68, widow of Harris Judy, 628 Yale Street, who died Saturday, were held Tuesday afternoon from the residence with Rev. George Baughman, Methodist minister, officiating. Interment was in Hillcrest Burial Park. Pallbearers were Harry Haller, Lloyd Newcomer, Waverly and Theodore Rice, Raymond Baker and Joseph Bruner.
The Cumberland Evening Times, April 27, 1950
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted April 19, 2010

Name: Dorothy I. Judy, 63, of 22 Newton St., Keyser, WV
Date of Birth: April 3, 1943, in Warrenton, VA
Date of Death: Saturday, Oct. 21, 2006, at WMHS Sacred Heart Campus, Cumberland, MD
Parents: Isaac V. and Alice (Walker) Hartman
Spouse: Herman R. Judy
Predeceased by: parents; brother, John Hartman
Survived by: husband; son, Rick Judy and wife Elaine, of Burlington, WV; daughter, Debbie Broadwater and husband Rick, of Westernport, MD; brothers, Howard Hartman, of Martinsburg, Arthur “Sambo” Hartman, of Bunker Hill, and Kenny Hartman, of Burlington; sisters, Darlene Meek, of Keyser, Betty Hartman, of Burlington, Linda Oates, of Keyser, Judy Ellifritz, of New Creek, and Maria Hott, of Burlington.
Burial: Potomac Memorial Gardens, Keyser.

Source: Cumberland Times-News, October 22, 2006
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted October 11, 2014

JUDY, Mrs. Emily "Emma" V. Myers

Mrs Emma Judy, wife of George Judy and a daughter of the late David Myers, died at Altoona PA on Saturday (14 May) after a long painful illness. Her remains were brought here to the city and the funeral was held from the home of her mother, Mrs Myers on Little Valley Street. 
Cumberland Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Wednesday, May 18, 1881 - pg 3, col 4
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted July 2, 2016

JUDY, Glen

Glen Judy, 74, of Fort Ashby, was dead on arrival Monday at Memorial Hospital. He had been in failing health several years. Born at Landes, W.Va., he was the son of the late Samuel Judy and Mary Alice (Alt) Judy. Mr. Judy was a former owner and operator of Judy's Garage in Fort Ashby and was a retired Mineral County school bus driver. He also was a member and former secretary of the Modern Woodmen of America. A charter member of Fort Ashby Volunteer Fire Company, he remained on the active list of the company until his death; had held the office of treasurer 39 years until resigning January 1; was chief engineer in charge of care and maintenance of fire and ambulance equipment. He was a Red Cross first aid instructor many years and operated a first aid station in Fort Ashby prior to inauguration of ambulance service by the fire company in 1947. He served as an emergency medical services attendant certified by the West Virginia Department of Health and also was on the purchasing committee for the recently purchased rescue and equipment truck of the fire company. Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Marjorie (Anderson) Judy; three sons, Glen J. Judy and Lee H. Judy, both at home; Herbert C. Judy, Fort Ashby; one brother, Martin Judy, Fort Ashby; one sister, Mrs. Artie Wooddell, Richmond, Va.; and one granddaughter, Vickie Judy. Friends will be received at the George Funeral Home. The Fort Ashby Volunteer Fire Company will conduct a memorial service. A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home tomorrow at 2 p.m., with Rev. Paul Suder officiating. Interment will follow in Fort Ashby Cemetery. Pallbearers will be officers of Fort Ashby Fire Company: Willard Long, John Logsdon, Douglas Wolford, Oden Getz, H.T. Cheshire. Other members of the fire company will be honorary bearers.
Published in The Cumberland (Md.) Times-News, Saturday, March 28, 1998
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 23, 2017



JUDY, Glen Junior

FORT ASHBY, W.Va. — Glen Junior Judy, 70, of Fort Ashby, died Friday, March 27, 1998, at Memorial Hospital. Born May 14, 1927, in Alaska, W.Va., he was the son of the late Glen and Marjorie V. (Anderson) Judy. Mr. Judy had served in the U.S. Navy at the end of World War II. He was self-employed, operating Judy’s Garage in Fort Ashby. Mr. Judy was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and Lodge #271, L.O.O.M. Survivors include two brothers, Lee H. Judy and Herbert C. Judy and wife Sylvia, all of Fort Ashby; a niece, Vickie Woods, and husband Pat; two great-nephews, Michael and Ryan; and a great-niece, Abby. Friends will be received at the Upchurch Funeral Home, Fort Ashby, today. The funeral will be held on Sunday at 2 p.m. in the funeral home with the Rev. Dallas Forren officiating. Interment will be in Fort Ashby Cemetery.
Published in The Cumberland (Md.) Times-News, Saturday, March 28, 1998
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 23, 2017

JUDY, Mrs. J. D.

HARDY COUNTY - Mrs. J. D. Judy, a most estimable lady of Peru, died at her home Wednesday, after an extended illness. Deceased was the mother of Dr. Judy of Petersburg.
Keyser Tribune, March 8, 1912
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 27, 2010

JUDY, Joel

Joel Judy died at Petersburg, Thursday night, from cancer. The funeral was held Saturday morning at eleven o'clock, conducted by Rev. J. Hodge Smith. Mr. Judy was the father of Rev. Ida Judy of the United Brethren church, and of Attorney E. L. Judy, of Petersburg W. Va. Mr. Judy was a well-to-do retired farmer.
Keyser Tribune, October 11, 1912
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted July 31, 2010

JUDY, John Adam

John Adam Judy, 88, of Horse Shoe Run, died November 12, 1997, at Garrett County Memorial Hospital in Oakland, MD. He was born August 20, 1909 in Eglon, a son of the late Daniel Grant Judy and Rachael Wimer. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. He was employed as a sawer in the lumber industry and was a farmer. He was a member of the St. Johns Lutheran Church at Red House, MD. He is survived by one son, J. Millard Judy; a daughter Janet M. Judy, both of Horse Shoe Run. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby M. Judy in 1980; a brother and five sisters. Service was held Friday, November 14, at St. Johns Lutheran Church, with the Rev. William Connley officiating. Interment followed in the Texas Cemetery, Eglon. Hinkle Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Union Ambulance Squad, Aurora, WV 26705 or SI. Johns Lutheran Church at Red House, MD, 3301 Garrett Hwy, Oakland, MD 21550.
The Preston County News; Kingwood, Preston Co, WV; Nov 15, 1997
(Courtesy of Mary Teets)
Posted November 14, 2010

JUDY, Lula

GRANT COUNTY - Mrs. Lula Judy, wife of Jesse J. Judy, of Laneville, who had been at the State Asylum for over three years, took seriously ill about three weeks ago and died shortly afterwards. Her remains were brought to Laneville for interment. She leaves a husband and three children.
Press (Petersburg) of 20th
Keyser Tribune, June 29, 1912
(Courtesy of Patti McDonald)
Posted August 13, 2010

JUDY, Mrs. Margaret E. Caton

Somerset, May 12 - Mrs. Margaret E. Caton Judy, 57, wife of Walter H. Judy, died at her home here. She leaves her husband, five children, five step-children, five grandchildren, six brothers and sisters, including William Caton of Rockwood, Mrs. Arthur Cook of Salisbury, Mrs. Lena Bittner, Harry, John and George Caton of Meyersdale.
The Daily Courier, Connellsville, May 12, 1948
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)

JUDY, Mrs. Margaret Mae Romesburg

Garrett - Mrs. Margaret Mae Judy, 68, wife of Albert B. Judy, of here, died Friday at her home. A lifelong resident of Garrett, she was a daughter of the late Mahlon and Louisa (Albright) Romesburg. Also surviving besides her husband are six children: Mrs. Guy Cook, Jr., Mrs. Norval Hoover, Mrs. Harold Clay, and Mrs. Albert D. Judy, all of here; and Mrs. Emaline Baughman, at home; two brothers, Harry Romesburg, Canton, Ohio, and James Romesburg, Garrett; a sister, Mrs. William Sipe, Central City, and six grandchildren. The body is at the Price Funeral Home, Meyersdale. Services will be conducted there tomorrow at 2 p.m. by Rev. Glen Keidel. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.
The Cumberland Evening Times, February 3, 1958
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
(Posted June 5, 2010)

JUDY, Mrs. Martha Adams

FORT ASHBY, W.Va. — Martha Adams Judy, 80, of Fort Ashby, W.Va., died Tuesday, April 22, 1997, at Memorial Hospital, Cumberland. Born February 18, 1917, in Fort Ashby, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Carl R. and Julia (Hartman) Adams. She also was preceded in death by her husband, Martin Judy, in 1986; one sister, Louise Speelman; and two brothers, Raymond P. Adams and Walter H. Adams. Mrs. Judy was a 1936 graduate of Ridgeley High School. She was retired from the Cumberland Blouse Co. She was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church, where she belonged to the United Methodist Women and the Wesleyan Sunday School class. In addition, she was a member of the Fort Ashby Homemakers, and the Fort Ashby Senior Citizens. As a 50-year member of the Fort Ashby Volunteer Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary, Mrs. Judy served as secretary for many years. Surviving are one brother, Russell S. Adams, Fort Ashby, and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the Upchurch Funeral Home, Fort Ashby, on Friday. The United Methodist Women will conduct a memorial service at the funeral home on Friday, and the Fort Ashby Volunteer Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary will follow with a service. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, with the Rev. Dallas Forren officiating. Interment will be in the Fort Ashby Cemetery.
Published in The Cumberland (Md.) Times-News, Friday, April 25, 1997
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 23, 2017

JUDY, Martin

FORT ASHBY, W.Va. - Martin “Smokey” Judy, 79, died Wednesday at Memorial Hospital, Cumberland, Md. Born in Landis on Sept. 2, 1907, he was the son of the late Samuel and Mary (Alt) Judy. Mr. Judy was an Army veteran of World War II with the 82nd Airborne Division. He was a mechanic for Judy’s Garage and owner-operator of Smokey’s Gulf Service Station. He was a charter member of the Fort Ashby Volunteer Fire Department and the 82nd Airborne Division Association. Surviving are his widow, Martha (Adams) Judy; one sister, Mrs. Artie Wooddell, Verona, Va., and three nephews. Friends will be received at the George-Upchurch Funeral Home, Cumberland, Friday.
Published in The Cumberland (Md.) News, Thursday, December 18, 1986
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 23, 2017

JUDY, Mrs. Susan Hackney

Mrs. Susan Judy, a life long resident of this city, died at the home of her son-in-law, Peter Cosgrove, 135 Maryland avenue, at 11 o'clock today aged 83 years. Four children, all grown, survive. The husband of the deceased has been dead a number of years.
Evening Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Thursday, April 29, 1909 - pg 1, col 5
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted November 10, 2012


JUDY, Mrs. Susan Hackney

FUNERAL OF MRS JUDY.
Aged Lady Was Well Known and Left a Numerous Progeny.
The funeral of Mrs. Susan Judy, whose death was briefly noted in yesterday's Times, will take place tomorrow morning at 9 o'clock from St. Patrick's Church, the interment being made in the cemetery connected with the church. Mrs. Judy was well known throughout this and other vicinities and was well connected in the way of family relations. She was a daughter of the late Captain B. Hackney, formerly of Frederick county, and a veteran of the Mexican war. The late Dr. J B Garrett, of Frederick. Md., was her eldest sun by a previous marriage. Mrs. Mary B Garrett, of Brooklyn, N. Y., is a sister of the deceased. The surviving children are George Judy, in charge of B. & O. shops at Glenwood. and president of the National Blacksmiths' Association; Oscar Judy, in charge of Pennsylvania Railroad shops at Terra Haute, Ind.; Chas. Judy, superintendent of labor department of the National Tube Works at McKeesport. and Frank Judy, a roller employed at the last named works. Mrs. Peter Cosgrove, Maryland avenue, this city, at whose home the aged lady died, is a daughter, and another daughter, Mrs. Thos. H. Crawford, resides at Narrows Park. Besides a large number of grandchildren the deceased leaves 22 great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Evening Times; Cumberland, Allegany Co, Md., Friday, April 30, 1909 - pg 9, col 3
(Courtesy of Pat Dailey)
Posted November 10, 2012

JUSTICE, George Edward Sr.

George Edward Justice Sr., 46, of 20 Wabash St., Ridgeley, died yesterday in Memorial Hospital, where he was admitted Wednesday. Born in Hendricks, W.Va., May 15, 1916, he was a son of the late Alonzo D. and Etta V. Carr Justice. Employed as trainman for Western Maryland Railway, he was a member of Brotherhood of Railway Trainmen and the Methodist Church. Surviving are his wife, Louise V. (Rock) Justice; one son, G. Edward Justice , Bladensburg, Md.; and one granddaughter, Jeaneine Justice; three brothers, Quintin E. Justice, Kingwood; Major L.D. Justice, with the Army in Germany; and Everett W. Justice, Panama Canal Zone; two sisters, Mrs. C.C. Fridley, Washington, and Mrs. Clayton E. Brant, Silver Spring. The body is at the George Funeral Home
Published in The Cumberland (Md.) News, Monday, May 21, 1962
(Courtesy of Sheryl Kelso)
Posted March 23, 2017

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