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Bernice Spillman

Friday, June 28, 2019 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home

Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 10:00 am

St. Ann Catholic Church


 Bernice B. Spillman , 95, of Hagerstown, MD, passed away, Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at her home.

Born Thursday, August 30, 1923 in Baltimore, MD,  she was the daughter of the late Robert Barry and the late Margaret (Helfrich) Barry. In addition to her parents, Bernice is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph B. Spillman, Sr., daughter, Susan Spillman Hogan, sister, Marcella Moore, and brother, Robert Barry.

Bernice was a graduate from Mt. St. Agnes High School in Baltimore. She was also a member of, St. Ann Catholic Church, Fountain Head Country Club, Antietam Garden Club, and Singer Society of the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts.

She is survived by daughter, Margaret S. Lepsig of Matthews, NC; two sons, Joseph B. Spillman, Jr. of Ellicott City, MD, Barry A. Spillman & wife Jan of Naples, FL; Grandchildren, Amy, Kelly,Christy Greg and Katie; Great Grandchildren, Austin, Aidan, Noah, Elliott and Zoe.

A mass of Christian burial will be held Saturday, June 29, 2019, at 10:00 am, at the St. Ann Catholic Church, 1525 Oak Hill Avenue Hagerstown, MD, with the Rev. Msgr. J. Bruce Jarboe officiating.

Family will receive friends at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home 1331 Eastern Blvd North, Hagerstown, MD, Friday, June 28, 2019, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm.

Interment will be at the Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown, MD.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Washington County, 747 Northern Ave. Hagerstown, MD 21742. (Donate Here)


Guest Book

I am a close friend of her care giver Becky. I was lucky to meet Mrs. Bernice a few times. She was a sweet kind soul. Fly with the angels and rest in heavenly peace. Prayers to her family and prayers to my friend Becky. God bless

Kathy Murrell
Baltimore, Maryland

Joe, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Your mother sounds like a wonderful woman! Kathleen

Kathleen Morse
Baltimore, MD

Barry and Joe, Sorry to hear about your mom's passing. She lived a full life and I'm sure she was thankful that she was able to stay in the home she shared with your dad for many years. Sincerely, Ron

Ron Sulchek
Hagerstrown, Maryland

Dear Family, Condolences for your loss. Bernice was a wonderful person and a gem in our community. With sympathy, Tina Angle

Tina Angle
Hagerstown, MD

Joe - - so sorry for your loss

Marcia and Richard Selva
Fairfax, Va

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