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Wanda Marie Garlitz, 84, of Lonaconing, MD, died Monday, December 31, 2018, at WMHS Regional Medical Center, Cumberland, MD.
Born October 14, 1934, in Finzel, MD, she was the daughter of the late William Warner and Pearl (Finzel) Eisler. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Albert F. Garlitz, January 12, 2003; one daughter, Lisa; one sister, Shirley Resh; one daughter-in-law, Mary Ann Garlitz; two granddaughters, Kim and Tabitha.
Mrs. Garlitz worked in housekeeping at the Best Western Motel, LaVale, MD and was a dishwasher for Hill Top Restaurant, Grantsville, MD. She was a member of the St. Ann Catholic Shrine.
She is survived by four sons, Terry (Joyce) Garlitz, Frostburg, MD; Eugene Garlitz, Bedford, PA; Keith (Rita) Garlitz, Grantsville; Richard Garlitz, Avilton, MD; three daughters, Brenda Ritchie, Frostburg; Renee (Robert) Garlitz, Avilton; Katrina (David) Mason, Frostburg; 14 grandchildren, 1 step-grandchild, 17 great-grandchildren and 6 step-great grandchildren.
Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, on Thursday, from 7-9 p.m. and Friday, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted in the Divine Mercy Parish, St. Ann Catholic Church, on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Ed Hendricks officiating. Interment will be in the St. Ann Cemetery.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.newmanfuneralhomes.com.