Elmer M. Hurst Retired steel worker


Services for Elmer M. Hurst, a retired steel worker, will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at the Middle River Church of the Brethren in New Hope, Va.

Mr. Hurst, who was 73 and moved to New Hope over five years ago, died Sunday at a hospital in Staunton, Va., after an apparent heart attack at his home.

He retired almost 10 years ago after working for more than 40 years at the Bethlehem Steel Corp. plant at Sparrows Point.

The native of Pulaski, Va., served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

His first wife, the former Ethel Glick, died in 1982.

He is survived by his wife, the former Alda Sandridge; a daughter, Joanne Hurst Kraus of Baltimore; a stepson, John Sandridge of New Hope; a stepdaughter, Cathy Sandridge Long of New Hope; a sister, Agnes Gregory of Pulaski; a brother, Gilmer Hurst of Pulaski; and two step-grandchildren.


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