Willard "Shorty"'s Story
Willard "Shorty" Neil Faulkner, 74, of Hyndman, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at his home.
Born Oct. 17, 1943, in Cumberland, Mr. Faulkner was the son of the late Neil Luther Faulkner and Marilyn Lee (Newell) Faulkner. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Darlene Faulkner; and a sister, Darlene Ricewick.
A United States Army Veteran, Shorty retired as a Car Parts Specialist for several area auto parts stores. He was an avid fan of Pittsburgh sports teams.
Shorty is survived by his brother, Steven Faulkner and wife, Donna, LaVale; his sisters, Carolyn Y. Hardman and husband, Earl, Ellerslie; his sister-in-law, Betty Klahre, Hyndman, Pa; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at the Adams Family Funeral Home, P.A., 404 Decatur Street, Cumberland, MD, (www.AdamsFamilyFuneralHome.com) on Sunday, Jan. 21, 2018, from 2 to 5 p.m.
A funeral service will be conducted at the funeral home on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018, at 1 p.m., with Pastor Caleb Shaffer officiating. The family will also receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.
Military honors will be accorded at the cemetery by the Post #13 Veterans Honor Guard.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Tri-State Ministry Center, 152 Hyndman Road, Hyndman, PA 15545.
Published on January 18, 2018