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Delma M Spoonhour 1936-2024

Mrs. Delma M Spoonhour (Reheard), 87, passed away Monday, February 5, 2024, in the Waynesboro Hospital.

Delma M Spoonhour
Delma M Spoonhour

Born February 29, 1936, in Waynesboro, PA, she was the daughter of the late Clarence S. and Martina S. (Murphy) Reheard.

She was a graduate of Quincy High School with the class of 1953.

She and her husband of 49 years, the late Mr. Garnet E. Spoonhour, Sr., were married March 5, 1954, in Hagerstown, MD. Mr. Spoonhour passed away January 18, 2004.

Mrs. Spoonhour was a longtime member of the South Mountain Bible Church. She liked to spend her time visiting yard sales, completing puzzles, watching birds and cheering for her New York Yankees, but her life’s joy came from spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by daughters, Lillie M. Vinson, Rouzerville, PA, and Sandra D. McCoy, Falling Waters, WV, sons Clarence L. Spoonhour, Charles W. Spoonhour, Donald R. Spoonhour, all of South Mountain; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews, and her companion of 19 years, Mr. Sherle Starner and his son, Shane Starner.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her children Randal Dean Spoonhour, Yolonda Sue Gesell, Curtis A. Spoonhour, Martina M. Powell, Irvin K. Spoonhour, Garnet E. Spoonhour, Jr., Robert W. Spoonhour, and brothers Vincent Wagaman and Robert Wile.

Services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, February 9, 2024, in Grove-Bowersox Funeral Home, 50 S. Broad Street, Waynesboro with Pastor Bill Shank officiating.

Burial will be in the Mount Zion Cemetery near Mont Alto.

Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, Friday morning, in the funeral home.


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