HAROLD H. FENSTERMACHER

Posted on May 23, 2012 - 04:21 PM

Harold H. Fenstermacher passed away on May 17, 2012 in Gloucester, Va.

He was born on August 4, 1919 in Lewisburg, Pa., and was a longtime resident of Gloucester Point, Va. Harold retired from the U.S. Army Air Mobility Laboratory, Ft. Eustis, Va., as a Civil Service employee. He served in both the European and Asiatic Theaters in the U.S. Army Air Corps during WWII.

He was an avid fisherman. Harold was a member of Achilles Lodge #281, Royal Arch Chapter #59, and Penn Neck Commandery #033. He was a lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Harold was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Gloucester Point, and was a former teacher of the Men’s Bible Class.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Katherine J. Fenstermacher, and his only brother, William, who was a casualty of WWII.

Survivors include his two sons, William E. Fenstermacher and his wife Ruth, D. Scott Fenstermacher and his wife Perrien; four grandchildren, Dr. Ashley F. Slagle, Katherine J. Fenstermacher, Phillip C. Fenstermacher, and Douglas P. Fenstermacher.

A graveside service was held at Gloucester Point Cemetery on May 20, 2012 at 2 p.m. with Pastor Art Wolz officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Bethany United Methodist Church Discretionary Fund, P.O. Box 527, Gloucester Point, Va. 23062.

Arrangements by Hogg Funeral Home and Crematory, Gloucester Point.