Melanie D. Boore-Whitson

Obituary
The Guest Book is expired.

Melanie Dawn Boore-Whitson, 34, of Shippensburg, Pa., died Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2012, at Hershey Medical Center, after a life-long struggle with chronic kidney disease.
Born Sept. 24, 1977, she was the daughter of Kim Sowder-Boore, of Junction City, Kan., and Michael L. and Janet Boore, of Hardy, Va.
She graduated from Delhi Academy in New York, class of 1996 and attended Westminster High school until 11th grade.
She enjoyed time with her family, the water, swimming, and had a passion for the ocean. She also enjoyed animals, the holidays, going on motorcycle rides, traveling, music, and singing.
Surviving, in addition to her parents, are a brother, Brian J. Boore, of Oneonta, N.Y.; a paternal grandmother, Rose Marie Boore, of Frederick; a maternal grandfather, Charles Sowder, of Junction City, Kan.; a niece, Stephanie Parks; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and family.
She was predeceased by a paternal grandfather, Donald Boore; and maternal grandmother, Jo Ann Sowder.
Per her wishes, she was cremated. A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Keeney & Basford Funeral Home, 106 E. Church St., Frederick.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Living Legacy Foundation, 1730 Twin Springs Road, Suite 200, Baltimore, MD 21227.
Online condolences may be offered at www.keeney?basford.com.
Sign this guest book online at www.carrollcounty?times.com.
Funeral Home
Keeney & Basford P.A. Funeral Home
106 East Church Street
Frederick, MD 21701
301-662-2175
Published in Carroll County Times on Aug. 10, 2012
Funeral Home Details