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Nellie Folk

September 29, 1925 — February 1, 2017

Nellie Evaline (Bowman) Folk, 91, of Mt. Savage, passed away Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at Western Maryland Regional Medical Center.

Born September 29, 1925 to John W. and Laura B. (Friddle) Bowman in Mt. Savage. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, Harold L. Folk, son, Charles Folk; son-in-law, Roland Loun; brother, Wilbur H. Bowman; three sisters, Mae H. Myers, Elvie M. Folk, and Ethel Robertson.

Nellie was a member of Mt. Savage United Methodist Church and in her younger years was a nurse’s aide at Memorial Hospital. She was active at the Senior Center and had many friends at Kemptown United Methodist Church.  Through the years, she participated in bowling and 8-ball leagues.

Nellie was a homemaker and enjoyed canning, making soup, loved making crafts and card playing.  She enjoyed reading books while her husband fished.  She will certainly be missed by her many friends, young and old.

Surviving are son, Harold R. Folk and wife Vicki, Spokane, WA.; two daughters, Kay Loun, Kemptown, and Debbie Cutter and husband Bob, Midlothian, daughter-in-law, Diana Folk and Russ Pugh, Mt. Savage; grandchildren, Raymond “Reggie” Loun and wife Laura, Ijamsville, MD, Roland “Trapper” Loun and wife Tina, Mt. Airy, MD, Jeff Folk, Spokane, WA, Deanna Cutter, Keyser, WV, Benjamin Cutter and wife Nicole, Chandlersville, OH, and Jennifer Simpson and husband Shaun, Frostburg; great grandchildren, Culler and Chayan Loun, Jesse Loun, Rose, Kim and Matthew Vollmer, Brody Folk, Cristine and William Aman, Robbie and Caroline Cutter, Kaitlyn and Charlie Simpson; a brother, John E. Bowman, Mt. Savage; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received at Durst Funeral Home, 57 Frost Avenue, Frostburg on Friday, February 3, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, February 4, 2017, at 1:00 pm with Rev. George Harpold officiating.

Interment will be in Restlawn Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers will be Reggie Loun, Roland “Trapper” Loun, Benjamin Cutter, Russ Pugh, Shaun Simpson, Denny Lynch and Debra Cutter.

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