Wayne Allen Nail

March 1, 1939 – April 11, 2019


Wayne Allen Nail, 80, Ocean City, Md., formerly of Altoona, died Thursday at his home.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Merl and Blanche Rabenstein Nail.

Surviving are his wife, Phyllis Nail; three sons: Ronald Wayne Nail and his wife, Suellen, Barry Scott Nail and his wife, Betty, and William Allen Nail and his wife, Sandra; eight grandchildren; a great-grandchild on the way; two brothers: James Nail and his wife, Marge, and Dennis Nail and his wife, Roberta; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Wayne had been employed for many years as a meat cutter with Sniders Supermarket in Silver Spring, Md. He touched the lives of many as a mentor and coach at the Wheaton Boy’s Club. He was a member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Ocean City, Md. He loved traveling with his wife in their RV, especially their trips to Florida. He was an avid sports fan, following the Redskins, Orioles and Penn State.

A Celebration of Life will be held from 1 to 5 p.m. Monday, April 22, 2019, at the Mount Airy Volunteer Fire Company Reception Hall, 1008 Twin Arch Road, Mount Airy, MD 21771.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Wayne’s memory to Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, MD 21804; Frederick Hospice, 516 Trail Ave., Frederick, MD 21701; or American Cancer Society, 1315 Mount Hermon Road, Salisbury, MD 21804.

Arrangements are by Burbage Funeral Home, Berlin, Md. Letters of condolence may be made via www.burbagefuneralhome .com.