Funerals and Events

Madeline "Beanie" Chrisman

January 06, 1937 - September 19, 2021

Madeline “Beanie” Chrisman, 84, of Charles Town passed away from this life on September 19, 2021, at Winchester Medical Center.

Born January 6, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Agnes and Jack Anderson.

Services will be held at 2:00pm on Friday, September 24 at Melvin T. Strider Funeral Home. Interment will be in Edge Hill Cemetery in Charles Town.

The family will receive family and friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 6-9pm.

Arnold Douglas (Don) Amoroso

May 07, 1936 - September 18, 2021

Arnold Douglas (Don) Amoroso, 85, of Shepherdstown, West Virginia, passed away on Sept. 18th, 2021 at The Berkeley Medical Center. He was the son of Colonel Arnold Dante Amoroso and Eleanor Rutherford Amoroso (nee Shutt).

A private memorial service will be held, followed by internment at Edge Hill Cemetery. Arrangements are by the Melvin T. Strider Colonial Funeral Home in Charles Town. Please sign the online guestbook and view his obituary at