Catharine Ellen Payne, 82, of Oakwood St., Cresaptown, died Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017, at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.
Born on February 17, 1935, in Lonaconing, she was the daughter of Catharine (McGee) Whiteman and the late William "Bill" Whiteman.
She was preceded in death by two children, Richard Lee Bray and Donald Harold Bray, and a sister, Donna Jean Sexton.
Catharine was a member of First Assembly of God, Lonaconing. She had worked in logistics for the U.S. Department of Defense.
She is survived by two children, Mervin Allen Bray and wife, Laura, of Elkton, Va., and Denise Marie Roach of Warrenton, Va.; nine grandchildren, David Lee Bray, Douglas William Bray and wife, Nina, Eric Michael Bray and wife, Monique, Leslie Warren Bray, Troy Evan Bray, Jessica Ellen Payne, Christopher Allen Meyer, Samantha Ashley Meyer, and Stephen Michael Meyer; nine great-grandchildren; one sister, Thelma Louis Foutz; and three brothers, William J. Whiteman and wife, Judy, Phillip Allen Whiteman and wife, Doris, and Stanley John Whiteman and wife, Vicky; daughter-in-law, Clarice Bray; three aunts, Jean, Alice and Nonie; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received at Wilhelm-Eakin Funeral Home, P.A., Lonaconing, on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Funeral services will be conducted at First Assembly of God, Lonaconing, on Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Robert Fletcher officiating.
Interment will be in Warrenton Cemetery, Warrenton, on Friday, Nov. 3, 2017, at 1 p.m.
Published on October 29, 2017