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Gwenith Barthlow

Thursday, June 11, 2020 from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm

Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home




 Gwenith Elizabeth Barthlow, 70, of Hagerstown, MD, passed away, Tuesday, June 9, 2020, at her home.

Born Thursday, January 12, 1950 in Hagerstown, MD, she was the daughter of the late Harry David Repp Jr. and the late Bernadine (Brown) Repp.

Gwen graduated from Clear Spring High School in 1968. She was a member of Salem Reformed Church and was employed with SS Kresge's and private duty nursing. Gwen loved her family and her animals. She also enjoyed the outdoors and her home and working in her flower gardens. She was kind hearted and was a friend to all that she met. Gwen read her bible faithfully everyday and loved Jesus.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Robert Barthlow; brother, Raymond David Repp of Hagerstown; three sisters, Ruthann Palmer of Hagerstown, Darlene Marie Roderffer of Waynesboro and Vickie Mae Tegeler of Hagerstown; many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; her beloved dog, Oscar and her many feline friends.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Douglas Michael Repp, father-in-law and mother-in-law, George and Ruby Barthlow.

Graveside services will be held privately with the family at the Rose Hill Cemetery, with the Pastor Eric Cox officiating.

Family will receive friends at the Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, MD, Thursday, June 11, 2020, from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm. Due to Covid-19, the funeral home is only allowed 10 people at a time. Please be mindful of your time so that everyone can pay their respects.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society of Washington County, 13011 Maugansville Rd, Hagerstown, MD, 21740 or Salem Reformed Church, 13182 Salem Church Road, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Guest Book

DearBob, SooSad at hearing of Gwen’s passing.. know the two of you had many fond memories together. GodBless .. John & Rick Young

Richard Young
Hagerstown , Md

So sorry to hear about your wife passing. I know you will miss her. I know how hard it is to loose someone you love. I lost my brother, Mike, in April. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. They will be in our prayers.

Pat Goodrich
Hagerstown, Md

Joan and I are so sad to hear of Gwenith passing. We used to have some good times at the North American Rod and Gun Club. She was a good friend. She is now in God's hands. Rest in peace.

Mike & Joan Hebert
Hagerstown, MD

So sorry to hear the passing of Gwenith. We enjoyed talking with her at different occasions. She was a kind and loving person and will be greatly missed.

John and Jean Harkrader
Hagerstown, Maryland

It was very sad to hear of Gwen’s passing. Gwen and Robert are two of the nicest and most welcoming people that we’ve ever known. We enjoyed seeing them each summer at the Heare reunion. Our condolences to Robert and to all of Gwen’s family and friends.

Rick & Becky Wilson
Roanoke, VIrginia

Keeping everyone in our thoughts and prayers at this time of sorrow. If there is anything we can do please do not hesitate to call us. Nancy, Fred and family

Nancy Knable Repp
Hagerstown, Maryland

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