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On Friday, June 17, 2005, ALENE (nee Shope), beloved wife of the late William R. May, devoted mother and mother-in-law of Christine and Donald O'Brien, Cheryl Painter, William May and companion Holly Strine, sister of Delores Stuckey, Marlene Beckel, Sylvia Snyder, Linda Knouse, Susan Thomas, Cynthia Shope and Marshal Shope, Jr., grandmother of Alene Painter. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sister Marcella Shope. A Memorial Service will be held at the Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster on Saturday, July 2, at 12 noon. Inurnment will be private. The family will receive friends at the funeral home 1 hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Maryland Chapter, 8600 La Salle Road, Chester Building, Suite 314, Baltimore, MD 21286.

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