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Mrs. Alma L. Stone, age 93 of Frederick died on Saturday, July 28, 2012. She was the wife of Walter Eugene Stone who died in 1984. Born on November 4, 1918 in Leitersburg, MD (Washington County), she was the daughter of the late Lester C. and Ida Mae Neal Stockslager.
She retired in 1984 from the Food and Drug Administration, Bureau of Biologics on the Campus of the National Institutes of Health. She was a member of the South End Baptist Church in Frederick, Maryland. She enjoyed being with people, playing cards at the Frederick Senior Center (in earlier years), growing flowers and plants and listening to classical music. She loved being with her family and looked forward to the many family reunions and visits from her nieces and nephews.
She is survived by two daughters Emily Moler and husband Mark; Alice Rhoderick and husband Charles; granddaughter Carrie Rhoderick, grandson Charles Rhoderick, Jr., five great-grandchildren and one brother, Robert Stockslager of Hagerstown, Maryland, along with many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by sisters, Martha Hess of Pottstown, PA, and Ella Mae Bingaman of Leitersburg, MD and brothers Clyde Stockslager and Charles Stockslager, both of Hagerstown, MD.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Glade Valley Center for their compassionate care.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 from 1 to 2 PM at the Keeney & Basford Funeral Home, 106 E. Church St., Frederick where services will be follow at 2 PM in the Etchison Memorial Chapel of the funeral home. Rev. J. Kenneth Stalls, pastor of South End Baptist Church will officiate. The interment will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick. Memorial Contributions may be made to the South End Baptist Church, 506 Carrollton Dr., Frederick, MD 21701 or to the charity of your choice. Arrangements by the Keeney & Basford Funeral Home, Frederick
August 1, 2012, 2:00 PM
Etchison Memorial Chapel
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