Nadine M. Berwager

MANCHESTER, MD Nadine Mary Berwager, 78, died Sunday, January 13, 2013, at Carroll Hospital Center in Westminster, Md. She was the wife of Edward Leon Berwager, her husband of 61 years. Born April 19, 1934, in Bonneville, she was daughter of the late Raymond N. Shorb and Ruth Sterner Shorb. She was the manager for the Buddy Dale Hat Store, worked as a newspaper delivery person and as a bus driver for the Hereford High School and North Carroll High School. She enjoyed ceramics and craft shows all over Maryland and the surrounding states, as well as, flea markets and steams shows. In her spare time, she enjoyed baking, cooking, and making fudge. Surviving, in addition to her husband, are her children, Edward E. Berwager of Las Vegas, Nev., Bonnie Lee Harpine of Red Lion, Daniel Leon Berwager of Hampstead Md.; her sister, Betty Berwager of Hanover; her six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her son, Scott Allen Berwager; her great-grandson, Jacob Daniel; and her brother, Ralph Shorb. The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. Wednesday until time of funeral service at 8 p.m. at Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, P.A., 3296 Charmil Drive, Manchester. A private cremation will be held at All Faiths Crematory and Chapel in Manchester, Md. Online condolences may be offered at

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Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, P.A. - Manchester
3296 Charmil Drive P.O. Box 389  Manchester, MD 21102
(410) 374-2626

Published in Evening Sun on Jan. 15, 2013