Mr. Lawrence Ott
Mr. Lawrence Stephen Ott, 52, of George Street,
Taneytown, died Monday, Feb. 19, at his residence.
He was the husband of Peggy Stambaugh Ott, his wife
of 24 years.
Born April 9, 1948, in Emmitsburg, he was a son of
the late William and Clara Mae Cool Ott Sr. Mr. Ott was a member of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic
Church, Emmitsburg; the Sons of the American Legion Post
120, Taneytown; and Fraternal Order of Eagles Lodge
2226, Littlestown, Pa.
At the time of his death he was employed as a machine
operator at Evapco Inc., Taneytown.
Surviving in addition to his wife are four children,
Cheryl Beall of Gettysburg, Pa., Donald Wachtel, John
Wachtel and S. Michael Ott, all of Taneytown; seven
grandchildren; one brother, William Ott Jr. of Thurmont;
and one sister, Frances Ann Strausburg of Waynesville,
Ohio. He was preceded in death by one brother, Philip
Carroll Ott Sr.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 1 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 22, at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic
Church, Emmitsburg, with his pastor, the Rev. James O.
Kiernan, as the celebrant. Interment in New St. Joseph’s Cemetery, Emmitsburg.
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