Marie Elizabeth Stewart, age 63, of Hancock, died Thursday, May 10, 2012, at Devlin Manor Nursing Home, in Cumberland, Md.
Born March 13, 1949, in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., she was the daughter of the late Carl E. Sr. and Thelma Geraldine Clingerman Wertman, and wife of Talmadge Oakley â€śSargeâ€ť Stewart, whom she married on April 5, 1970, at the Hancock Church of the Nazarene.
She was a member of the Hancock Church of the Nazarene.
She was a 1967 graduate of Hancock High School; and a member of the Webster B. Harrison Post 26 American Legion Auxiliary.
She enjoyed needlepoint, quilting and spending time with her family.
Besides her husband, she is survived by one daughter, Charmaine K. â€śKatieâ€ť Harden and husband, Dale, of Hancock; two sons, Brian L. Stewart, and Michael P. â€śMikeâ€ť Stewart and wife, Stephanie, both of Hancock; three sisters, Esther Sharon Mullenix, of Williamsport, Md., Deborah Baum, of Staten Island, N.Y., Pamela G. Wertman, of Hagerstown, Md.; three brothers, Carl E. Wertman, Jr, of McConnellsburg, Pa., William Howard Wertman, of California City, Ca., and Timothy Mark Wertman, of Harrisonville, Pa.; five grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at 11:00 a.m., at the Grove Funeral Home, 141 W. Main St., Hancock. The Rev. Jimmy Jeffries will officiate. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery, in Artemas, Pa.
The family will receive friends at the Funeral Home on Monday, May 14, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm.
The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Grove Funeral Home, 141 West Main Street, Hancock, Md. 21750, to help defray expenses of the funeral.
Online condolences will be accepted at www.grovefh.com