Douglas L. Whitsel

June 22, 2013

Whitsel, Douglas Obituary

Douglas Lee Whitsel, Jr., 27, of Harper Road, Blairs Mills, PA died Saturday morning, June 22, 2013 as a result of an auto accident in Cromwell Township, Huntingdon County.

Born July 19, 1985 in Huntingdon, he was the son of Douglas Lee Whitsel, Sr. of Three Springs, PA, and Gloria (Glunt) Newman and stepfather Richard of Mount Union, PA.

In addition to the parents, Mr. Whitsel is survived by his fiancée, Carrie Long of Blairs Mills and a step grandfather, Richard K. Newman of Mount Union.

Three sisters, Heather Ann Freet and husband Jason, Fannettsburg, PA; Jodi Kuhns, Reedsville, PA; Margie Price, Mount Union, and a brother, Ryan Paul Newman and fiancée Kelly Slicker, Hermitage, PA survive along with numerous aunts and uncles.

Mr. Whitsel had previously worked as a welder at JLG Industries, McConnellsburg, PA.  He was last employed as a technician at 522 RV Repair Center, Shirleysburg, PA.

An avid gun collector, he was a member of the National Rifle Association.  He liked 4-wheeler riding and especially loved his dog, Jordan.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia, PA with Pastor Gordon Ross officiating.  Interment will be at the Mount Union Cemetery.  Friends may call at the funeral home from 7—9:00 PM on Tuesday and one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.  

Memorial contributions may be made to the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, 565 Ridgley Street, Orbisonia, PA  17243.




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June 25, 2013
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Calling Hours
Martin R. Brown Funeral Home

565 Ridgley Street
Orbisonia, PA 17243
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June 26, 2013
10:00 a.m.

Funeral Services
Martin R. Brown Funeral Home

565 Ridgley Street
Orbisonia, PA 17243
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June 26, 2013

Interment
Mount Union Cemetery


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