Edward Alan Mason, 50, passed away at his home in Hedgesville, West Virginia on Thursday April 29, 2010. He was born in Roanoke, Virginia on March 3, 1960, and graduated from William Fleming High School in 1978. He also attended Shenandoah Conservatory of Music in Winchester, Virginia. Alan was a music educator and professional musician who recorded and performed in the Hagerstown area. Most recently he served as pianist and guitarist at the Lutheran Church in Hagerstown, Md. He was preceded in death by his brother, Thomas Malcolm Mason. He is survived by his parents, Malcolm and Frances Mason of Roanoke, Va.