Howard R. Morningstar

b. 26 March 1937, d. 28 March 2010
Howard R. Morningstar
March 28, 2010
Howard (Ted) Morringstar
March 28, 2010
     Howard R. Morningstar was born on 26 March 1937. He died on 28 March 2010 at age 73; Howard Reno "Ted" Morningstar, 73
MARCH 26, 1937-MARCH 28, 2010

Howard Reno "Ted" Morningstar, 73, of Hagerstown, Md., died Sunday, March 28, 2010, at Homewood at Williamsport, Md.
Born March 26, 1937, in Chewsville, Md., he was the son of the late Theodore Morningstar and Carrie Smith Semler.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1955 until 1958.
He retired from Mack Trucks after 37 years of service.
He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Funkstown, Md.
Ted was a member of Williamsport Red Men Conococheague Tribe 84 and the Potomac Fish and Game Club.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia L. Morningstar; two daughters, Vicky Betts of Sharpsburg, Md., and Lisa Wallace of Martinsburg, W.Va; two sons, Howard R. Morningstar Jr. and Todd P. Morningstar, both of Hagerstown, Md; four brothers, H.G. Morningstar of Waynesboro, Pa., twin brother, Morris W. "Bill" Morningstar of Smithsburg, Md., Dave Morningstar of Chambersburg, Pa., and Buddy S. Semler of Williamsport, Md; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Joey Morris.
A memorial service will be held Monday, April 5, 2010, at 7 p.m. at Minnich Funeral Home, 415 E. Wilson Blvd., Hagerstown, Md. The Rev. James F. Hay Jr. and the Rev. Daniel J. Pritchett will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
There will be no viewing.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742 or to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Building Fund, P.O. Box 148, Funkstown, MD 21734.
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