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Frank Nutter, Sr.

Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home

Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home


Frank Eugene Nutter  Sr., 81, of Hagerstown, MD, passed away, Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Coffman Nursing Home.

Born Tuesday, August 24, 1937 in Tilghmanton, MD, he was the son of the late Grover C. Nutter and the late Elizabeth E. (Lambert) Dayley. He was also preceded in death by his loving wife of 55 years, Maude Anna (Norcross) Nutter.

He attended Hagerstown High School. He was a life member of the Western Maryland Sportsman Club and a member of St. Mark's Lutheran Church. His construction career started with Bester and Long and he retired from McCleary Earley. Frank was an avid sportsman his whole life. He enjoyed duck pin bowling, golf, hunting, fishing and baseball. He played on the first Little League Baseball team from Hagerstown that went to the Little League World Series in 1950. As an adult he played baseball for the Independent League for Mt. Lena, where he earned his nickname "Fireball" for his pitching abilities. 

He is survived by his children, Julie Mackereth & husband Kevin of Maugansville, MD, Stacie Morris and husband, Wayne of Hagerstown, MD and Frank Nutter, Jr. & wife Stephanie of Louisville, KY; four sisters, Joann Nutter of Boonsboro, MD, Tonj Baker of Rising Sun, MD, Sherry Meckes (Harvey) of Walnutport, PA, and Dana Dayley of Hagerstown, MD; brother, Gary Nutter of Big Cove Tannery, PA; brother in law, Emmitt "Bub" Norcross, Jr. (Sandy) of Williamsport, MD; grandchildren, Justin Hoover, Jason and Jennifer Morris, Zachary, Agnes, Eli and Owen Nutter; seven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was also preceded in death by his brothers, Donald Nutter, Patrick Dayley, and Greg Nutter.

Services will be held Saturday, March 9, 2019, at 2:00 pm, at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North Hagerstown, MD, with the Rev. G. Stanley Steele officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home, Saturday, March 9, 2019, from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

Interment will be at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown, MD.

The family would like to extend their gratitude and special thanks to the Coffman Nursing Home Staff for their love and exceptional care shown to Frank.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Coffman Nursing Home, attention Staff Appreciation Fund, 1304 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21742 or The Food Bank c/o St. Mark's Lutheran Church, 601 Washington Ave., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Guest Book

Sending thoughts & prayers to the family .. our history is from long ago, but will always remember the fun times.. ( hugs to you all )

tina auer ( weagley
Ocean city , Maryland

Dear Julie and Stacie, I was so sorry to hear about the passing of your father. Please know that you and your family are in my prayers. May the good Lord embrace you with His love to give you comfort and peace, during this difficult time.

Lona Mastiano
Hagerstown, Md

So glad I got to see you smile and give you ice cream. I know you’re still going to strike me out Fireball. Big hugs.

Jammie Creager
Boonsboro , MD

To the family of Frank nutter. We would like say we're sorry for your loss. We met Frank and Maude when we lived on West Washington St. They was great people. Rip

Angie and buck goad
Hagerstown, Md

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