M. Francis DeLauder

b. 13 February 1937, d. 22 January 2018
M Francis Delauder Kershne
Deceased
January 22, 2018
M Francis Delauder Kershne
Deceased
January 22, 2018
M Francis Delauder Kershne
Deceased
January 22, 2018
     M. Francis DeLauder married Bill Kershner. She was born on 13 February 1937. She died on 22 January 2018 at age 80; Margaret Frances 'Peg' Kershner, 80
FEB. 13, 1937-JAN. 22, 2018

Margaret Frances “Peg” Kershner, 80, of Greencastle, Pa., passed away Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at Stella Maris Hospice Care, Lutherville-Timonium, Md.

Born Feb. 13, 1937, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late George Robert and Loretta Mong (Spickler) DeLauder.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her grandparents and aunt, who raised her from age 7, Charles William and Emma (Brown) DeLauder; aunt, Edith B. DeLauder; one sister, Julia Bea Duffield; and her beloved dog, Blackie.

Peg was a 1955 graduate of Hagerstown High School and a 1956 graduate of Columbia Business College, Hagerstown.

She retired in 1990 with 33-plus years of service with the City of Hagerstown, as a supervisor of payroll and benefits.

After retirement, Peg worked for Jeff Kercheval and his forensic team at the Western Maryland Crime Lab, Hagerstown.

She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Hagerstown; B.P.O. Elks No. 378, Ladies Auxiliary; and Morris Frock American Legion Post 42, Ladies Auxiliary.

Peg is survived by her husband, William “Bill” Kershner; a sister, Mary Jane Shank; nieces, Nancy Brugh (Joe) and Kim DeLany (Patrick); a nephew, Mike Duffield (Sue); and her dog, Blazer.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, Jan. 26, 2018, at 1 p.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Home, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown with the Rev. Rodney Rhodes officiating. Interment will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery, Hagerstown. Friends will be received at the funeral home on Friday two hours prior to the service.