Advertisement

Advertisement

Displaying Results 1 - 20 of 7990
FirstPrevious 1 2 3 NextLast

Showing Results Per Page Sort By :


Bryan Hubert Smith , 73

Passed On: 04/23/2014

Bryan  Hubert Smith , 73A Memorial Service will be held at a later date in New York.Bryan Hubert Smith of Jamestown, NY passed away on April 23, 2014 in Callaway, MD. Born June 24, 1940 in Buffalo, NY. He was the son of the late Hubert F. Smith and Catherine McInnerney Smith. Mr. Smith was the loving husband of the late Sharon Mitchell Smith , they were married in Niagara Falls, NY in June 1963, and she preceded him in death October 2013, they were happily married for 50 years.Bryan is survived by his children; Mark Bryan (Marne') Smith of Qatar, James Scott (Michelle) Smith of Leonardtown, MD, and Paul Andrew(Maggie) Smith of Charlotte, NC, grandchildren; Cameron, Nicole, Jacob, Lucas, Aidan, Katherine, and Mason. He will also be remembered by his sister-in-law Candace Banas and her two children; Amanda and Daniel. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Mary. Bryan served in the United States Navy for four years from 1958 to 1962 with an honorable discharge. He was a Production Engineer at Carborundum Monofrax from 1964 to retirement in 2000.A Memorial Service will be held in New York at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650Arrangements were provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD.

Melissa Ann Solms-Baruth , 59

Passed On: 04/23/2014

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 10:00 AM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Chapel Leonardtown, MD. Interment will be follow in Charles Memorial Gardens Leonardtown, MD The family will receive friends on Friday, April 25, 2014 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM with prayers recited at 7:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Leonardtown, MD.

Daniel Gonzales, 81

Passed On: 04/22/2014

Committal Service PENDING

Ann McDougall Carrigan Goshorn, 67, St. Leonard, Maryland

67, St. Leonard, Maryland

Born: 09/05/1946, Passed On: 04/21/2014

Ann McDougall Carrigan Goshorn, 67, St. Leonard, MarylandAnn McDougall Carrigan Goshorn, 67, of St. Leonard, Maryland passed away on April 21, 2014 in the Burnett Calvert Hospice House. Born September 5, 1946 in Greenack, Scotland to the late John and Kate Casement Carrigan. Ann was the youngest of four daughters. She attended Catholic Schools until the age of 15, which is when you graduated in Scotland. She worked in a factory until she quit to care for her ill mother. She met a handsome sailor, Sam, in the winter of 1963, later to marry him in December 1964. Sam brought her to the US in 1965, where they began to raise their family.
Ann had a few various jobs such as a waitress, department store clerk the late one being Walmart. Her most memorable job was being a substitute teacher for Calvert County Public School System. She enjoyed her family, watching her grandchildren, traveling, playing cards and bingo.
Ann is survived by her husband of 45 years, Samuel C. Goshorn, Jr., mother of Patsy Beverly and her husband Andy of St. Leonard, MD, Samuel C. Goshorn, III of Fayetteville, NC, Samantha Dalrymple and her husband Bobby of Prince Frederick, MD, and Ginny Dalrymple and her husband Eddie of Port Republic, MD. Grandmother of Dalton Kistler, Cal Goshorn, Alyssa Goshorn, Colby Beverly, Tanner Goshorn, Wally Dalrymple, Scotty Dalrymple and Luke Dalrymple., She is also survived by two sisters, Ellen Cunningham and her husband Tucker and Betty Provan, both of Scotland, and many other family members.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday April 23, 2014 from 6-8 PM at the Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD and on Thursday April 24, 2014 from 10 until the time of services at 11 AM at Waters Memorial United Methodist Church, St. Leonard. MD Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimers Association.

Theresa Ann Abell, 95

Passed On: 04/21/2014

Theresa Ann Abell, 95A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 10:00 AM in St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church Compton, MD with Father David Beaubien officiating. Interment will follow at Charles Memorial Gardens in Leonardtown, MD. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM with prayers recited at 7:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Leonardtown, MD. Theresa A. Grabis Abell, 95, of St. Clements Shores, Compton, MD passed away peacefully on April 21, 2014 at Hospice House of St. Mary's in Callaway, MD. She was born December 16, 1918 in Waldorf, MD and was the daughter of the late John P. and Barbara Therres Grabis. Theresa was married June 22, 1940 at St. Mary's Church in Bryantown, MD to the late Frank T. Abell who preceded her in death on November 18, 2004. She was the devoted mother of David F. Abell (Ruth "Dolly) of Leonardtown, MD and Patricia A. Greenwell (Jimmy) of Compton, MD. She was the grandmother of Pamela L. Abell of Hollywood, MD, Todd Greenwell (Jackie) of Hollywood, MD, Brian Abell (Lisa) of Harwood, MD, Scott Greenwell (Betty) of Compton, MD and Bruce Abell (Kristen) of Stephens City, VA; the great grandmother of Amelia Abell, Tyler Brooks, Dylan Abell, Connor Greenwell and Carley Greenwell; the foster great grandmother of Tommy King and Michelle King of Compton, MD and foster great great grandmother of Lexie Roach. Theresa is survived by her sisters Catherine Burch of White Plains, MD, Mary Alice Bradley of Fayetteville, PA, Mary Jo Cusick of Waldorf, MD and a brother Ralph Grabis of Mechanicsville, MD. She was predeceased by her sisters Martha Hadoba, Louise Eckloff, Hilda Baker, Helena Kragh, Rose Raley, Ellen Anderson and brothers Raymond Grabis, Jerome Grabis, and Charles "Buddy" Grabis. Theresa attended St. Mary's Catholic School in Bryantown, MD and was a graduate of Hughesville High School in Hughesville, MD. Theresa was employed at Arthur's Restaurant in Leonardtown, MD from 1950 to 1959 and worked at the Navy Exchange on NAS, Patuxent River, MD from 1959 until her retirement in 1976. She loved being with her family and through the years enjoyed gambling, especially, the trips to Las Vegas, NV with her sister Hilda, crocheting for her family, working in her flower garden, working on various types of puzzles and following the Orioles baseball team and NASCAR auto racing. Theresa was a parishioner at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Newtowne Neck, Compton, MD. She was a beautiful person who loved her family dearly and will be truly missed. Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Todd Greenwell, Brian Abell, Scott Greenwell, and her nephews Rick Raley, Charles Grabis, Danny Anderson, and honorary pallbearers, grandson Bruce Abell and foster great-grandson Tommy King. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650

Bobette Adair Stringer, 60

Passed On: 04/21/2014

Private Service or Gathering May Be Held At A Later DateBobette Adair Stringer, 60, of Lexington Park, MD passed away on April 21, 2014 at Hospice House of Charles County in Waldorf, MD.

She was born on December 8, 1953 in Elmira, NY to Robert R. Michael and the late Millie Etta (Clark) Donlin.

Before retiring, Bobbi worked as a Program Analyst for the Naval Air Systems Command at the Patuxent River Naval Air Base, Lexington Park, MD. She liked horses and dogs, especially English Setters. Bobbie also enjoyed gardening, cooking, auctions, flea markets, boating and fishing. She was an accomplished barrel racer at horse shows as a teenager and a professional jockey for a short time. She bred and showed English Setters in her kennel (Driftwood), including a couple of Champions.

Prior to working at Navair, Pax River, Bobbi worked at the Defense Contracts Management Area in-plant office at Lockheed Martin in Owego, NY.

Bobette is survived by her husband, Gary L. Stringer; and her father, Robert Michael.

A private service or gathering may be held at a later date. Arrangements are being handled by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to any local animal shelter or a Veterans' charity.

Margaret Lynn Lawley, 64

Passed On: 04/21/2014

All Services will be private.

Louise Victoria Lusby, 30, Prince Frederick, Maryland

30, Prince Frederick, Maryland

Born: 06/01/1983, Passed On: 04/20/2014

Louise Victoria Lusby, 30, Prince Frederick, MarylandLouise Victoria Lusby, 30, of Prince Frederick, Maryland passed away on April 20, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. Born
June 1, 1983 in Prince Frederick, Maryland to Dr. Thomas F. Lusby, III and Krasimira S. Lusby.

Louise Victoria was the salutatorian of the Calvert High School graduating class of 2001 and the valedictorian of the St. Mary's College of Maryland graduating class of 2005. She graduated summa cum laude and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. She received a Masters of Arts degree in economics in 2007, as well as a Masters of Philosophy degree in 2010 from Columbia University in New York City.

She worked as a senior economic consultant for a private firm in Washington, D.C. and later at her favorite position as an economist for the federal government in the Bureau of Economic Analysis. She cherished the company of her many friends, colleagues and extended family. She enjoyed music, movies, comedy shows, traveling, skiing, and the beach. She was a 4-H All Star and member of the Calvert County Historical Society.

Louise Victoria is survived by her parents, her aunt and uncle Caroline Lusby Evans and Dr. Robert Evans of Lynchburg, Virginia and her aunt Victoria Filkova from Germany.

The family will receive friends on Friday April 25, 2014 from 1-3 and 6-8 P.M. at the Rausch Funeral Home. 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, Maryland. Funeral services will be held on Saturday April 26, 2014 at Christ Episcopal Church, 3100 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, Maryland. Interment will follow in St. Pauls Episcopal Church Cemetery; Prince Frederick, Maryland Memorial contributions may be made to either Christ Church or to St. Mary's College of Maryland Economics Department.

Sara Catherine Seman, 81

Passed On: 04/20/2014

Funeral ServiceLife CelebrationSara Catherine Seman, 81 of Lexington Park, MD died April 20, 2014 at Washington Hospital Center.

Born October 31, 1932 in Leonardtown, MD she was the daughter of the late Samuel Gibson Oliver and Mamie Jessica (Shoemaker) Oliver.

Sara worked in the food service industry for most of her life. She was also a bus driver for the Clinton Christian School. Sara enjoyed cooking, making greeting cards, karaoke and traveling to Memphis, TN for Elvis week. Her favorite hobby was attending concerts, especially Ronnie Dove & Elvis ETA's. Sara was a member of the SAYSF Bible Church in Lexington Park, MD and enjoyed spending time with her family.

Sara is survived by her children, Joni M. McElhaney (Charles) of Tall Timbers, MD, George O. Seman (Pamela) of Waldorf, MD and Michael B. Seman (Karen) of Newburg, MD; 9 grandchildren; and 2 great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, George Oliver, Samuel Oliver, Jr., Margaret Oliver and Rachel Oliver Delozier and her former husband, George Seman.

Family will receive friends for Sara's Life Celebration on Monday, April 28, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. A funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. Interment will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to SAYSF Bible Church, 46544 Rue Purchase Road, Lexington Park, MD 20653 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148.

Condolences to the family may be made at www.brinsfieldfuneral.com.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

CPT. William Thomas "Tom" Slaughter USA RET, 67

Passed On: 04/19/2014

RemembrancesCPT. William Thomas "Tom" Slaughter, USA Retired, 67, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014 peacefully at his home in Lexington Park, MD. He was born April 11, 1947 in Newport News, VA.

Tom graduated with a degree in Business from the University of Southern Mississippi. He served in the US Army for over 22 years, retiring as a Captain. He was a logistics analyst for nearly 20 years at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station, and was a life member and past President of the Optimist Club of St. Mary's and a member of the VFW Post 2632.

He was preceded in death by his father, William R. Slaughter, and his brother Ronald W. Slaughter. Survived by his devoted and loving "Shirley Girl" (Shirley Jones), his children, Sean T. Slaughter of New Jersey, Kelly D. Slaughter (granddog Brody) of North Carolina, Michael D. Valente (Tabitha) of Oregon, Kent L. Valente of Oregon, Tiffany D. Belleavoine (David) of Maryland, his mother Fay E. Gwaltney-Lemmlie of Virginia, his sister Pamela C. Slaughter (Berty) of Belgium, and his grandchildren, Maximillian, Callie, Timothy, Draiden, Ethan, Azaria, Amelia and Carter.

Tom loved his country, his family, the Washington Redskins, crabbing, and his two cats, Tigris and Euphrates. He was an honorable man, loving father and grandfather, who will live always in the hearts of many.

Family will receive friends on Friday, April 25, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. A time for remembrances will be held at 7:00 p.m. Cemetery services will be at Arlington National Cemetery at a date to be determined.

In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that contributions be made to the Lexington Park Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 339, Lexington Park, MD 20653.

Condolences to the family may be made at www.brinsfieldfuneral.com.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

Joann Lore Kersey, 81, Solomons, MD

81, Solomons, MD

Born: 08/07/1932, Passed On: 04/18/2014

Joann Lore Kersey, 81, Solomons, MDJoann Lore Kersey, of Solomons, MD passed away peacefully at home on Friday, April 18, 2014.

She is preceded in death by her son Joseph Lore Kersey and her husband Alton of 59 years.

She was raised in Solomons and graduated from Calvert County High School in 1949 and went on to graduate from the College of William and Mary in 1953. While at college she was a member of the Chi Omega Sorority and the Order of the White Jacket. It was in college that she met her beloved Alton and later bought him to Solomons where they had a wonderful life together. Immediately out of school Joann taught in public schools in Newport News, Virginia. She later lived the life of an Army bride for two years and came back to Solomons with her new family. Joann owned and operated the boat ramp located on Solomons Island for many summers as she enjoyed the people and sunshine.

Joann started the Sandpiper Shop as a co-owner and eventually became the sole owner of two shops including the ice cream shop on the boardwalk that her husband personally built for her. She loved meeting new people and enjoyed seeing familiar faces every day while working in her shops. She always had a smile on her face and a great sense of humor.

Joann leaves behind two daughters, Clare (Tim) Chisholm and Melissa (Mike) McCormick and a daughter in law Shirley Kersey as well as grand children. She leaves behind many cousins and relatives that she held very near and dear to her heart. Joann also leaves behind many lifelong friends and her companions Casey and Jack.

The family will receive friends on Monday, April 21, from 5-7 PM at the Rausch Funeral Home, P. A., 20 American Ln., Lusby, MD. A service celebrating her life will be held on Tuesday April 22, 11:00 AM at Middleham Chapel Episcopal Parrish in the Great Hall, 10210 H. G. Trueman Rd., Lusby, MD, with Father David Showers officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Middleham/St. Peter's Parish, P. O. Box 277, Lusby, MD 20657. For more information or to leave condolences please visit www.rauschfuneralhomes.com.

Debra Ann Ury, 62, Lusby, MD

62, Lusby, MD

Born: 08/14/1951, Passed On: 04/18/2014

Debra Ann Ury, 62, Lusby, MDDebra Ann Oldland Ury, 62, of Lusby, MD passes away April 18, 2014 of Cholangiocarcinoma, at her home. She was born in Washington, DC on August 14, 1951 to Delbert and Rose Oldland. She was the beloved wife of Joseph Ury and loving mother to Rosemary and Suzanne Ury. She graduated from Oxon Hill High School in 1970, worked at the Hecht Company until starting home daycare, which she did for 32 years ( including a 2nd generation of children). Debbie enjoyed time with family, cooking, and crafting. She was a Redskins, Nationals, and Capitals fan.

She is survived by her sisters and their spouses, Paula and Jim Hollar, Penny and Steve Carter, Anna and Steve Parker; her sister Susan McDonald, and her many nieces and nephews. She will also be missed by her long -time friend, Dorothy Alexander, her godparents, Ralph and Sally Dixon, her in-laws, the Barrett family, her cousins, and her many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Delbert and Rose Oldland, her brother, Richard Oldland, her brother in-law, James McDonald, and her cousin, Ralph Dixon, Jr.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 23rd from 5-8 PM in the Rausch Funeral Home, Lusby, MD. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, April 24th at 11 AM in St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Prince Frederick, MD with Fr. Peter Daly officiating. Interment will follow in the Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton, MD. Memorial donations may be made in Debbie's name to your local food bank, Calvert Hospice, or St. John Vianney Catholic Church.

James Orville Dickens Jr., 74, St. Inigoes, MD

74, St. Inigoes, MD

Born: 09/23/1939, Passed On: 04/18/2014

James Orville Dickens Jr., 74, St. Inigoes, MDOur beloved James Orville Dickens, 74, of St. Inigoes, Md., departed this earthly life and went home to be with the Lord on "Good Friday" April 18, 2014. James also known as "Jim" was born on September 23, 1939 in St. Georges Island to the late James O. Dickens Sr. and Viola M (Greene) Dickens. He was the sixth oldest of eleven brothers and sisters.

As a young adult he joined St. Peter Claver Catholic Church. James received his education at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Ridge, Md. He was employed by Historic St. Mary's City of Maryland. James dedicated over 20 years of service and retired in 1998. James followed his passion for helping others by pursuing different careers with Life Enrichment and Pathway. In 2011, he achieved his entrepreneurship goal by opening a family business by the river "Club Maryland". He enjoyed his many friends and customers. In August 1966, he united in marriage to Annette Shubrooks. From this union they were blessed with five loving daughters. James cherished "the girls" dearly. He loved spending time with his family, and especially loved having his grandkids around. He was happy when his granddaughter was born but he was extremely excited when the grandsons came along.

From dolls to jewelry, motorbikes and race cars he would love giving his grandkids gifts to cherish. He was proud to share stories about his sons-in-law. They were the sons he always wanted. They enjoyed taking weekend trips, attending Redskins games, playing cards, and cooking out. James enjoyed spending holidays with his family. He also enjoyed watching Family Feud and playing Taboo with the family. We often joked about who was going to be on his team when we finally got on the show. His dream team was his daughters and his granddaughter. James would always add jokes and laughter to all family occasions. God allowed him to enjoy our last family gathering on Sunday, April 13, 2014 celebrating his grandson leaving for the Army. He was loved by many and will be sorely missed. James cherished his friendship with Vest, Norman, Martin, Stanley, George, David, Gerard, Leonard, and many others.

He enjoyed relaxing in his favorite chair, fishing, playing cards with friends, watching sports, and hanging out in his man cave "the Garage" which was visited by many. James leaves to cherish his memories his wife Annette Dickens, three daughters: Jewel Scott (Kurtis) of Hampton, VA, Cassandra Fooks (Sydney) of Waldorf, MD, Vickie Harris (Michael) of Waldorf, MD. Six lovely grandchildren, Brittany, Sydney Jr., Telvin, Brandon, Donovan, BrookLynn. One great-grandchild, Amari. Four sisters: Cecelia Young (Joseph), Mary Stewart (George), Elaine Fredrick and Elizabeth Barnes. Two brothers: Ernest Dickens (Frances) and Francis Dickens.

He leaves behind Deanna Guzeh and Gladys (Precious) Shubrooks whom he thought of as daughters, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and godchildren. James is also survived by sisters-in-law: Mary, Gladys (James), Sylvia (Arthur), Cardella, Beverly, and brothers-in-law: Charles (Dorothy), Sherman, William (Sherry), Melvin (Patricia), Lawrence and Morris (Wanda). James is preceded in death by his parents, twin daughters, (Earlene and Verlene), and brothers: Joseph, Russell, Vincent and Paul.

Family and Friends will unite on Saturday, April 26, 2014 for visitation at 10 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am at St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, 16922 St. Peter Claver Church Rd., St. Inigoes, MD. Interment immediately following at St. Peter Claver Church Cemetery. Arrangements by Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home, 38576 Brett Way, Mechanicsville, MD.

Angela Noel Dorsey, 35

Passed On: 04/17/2014

Family SharingViewing / Life CelebrationAngela Noel Dorsey, 35, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away April 17, 2014 at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD with family at her side. Born December 22, 1978 in Cheverly, MD, she was the daughter of David Peter Watters and Phyllis Jean Jones Watters. Angela was a 1996 graduate of Chopticon High School. She was a devoted mother of two and enjoyed spending time with her family. With her great desire to help others, in passing Angela gave the gift of life through organ and tissue donation.

She is survived by her husband, Scott Allen Dorsey; her children, Alyssa Dawn Dorsey and Nicholas Scott Dorsey; her parents David and Phyllis Watters; brother, William Andrew Watters and wife, Jennah; sisters, Sherri Melissa Carlson and husband Doug and Jolene Mae Ridgell, along with 14 nieces and nephews. Angela was predeceased by her brother, David Christopher Watters and sister, Dawn Michelle Holt.

The family will receive friends for Angela's Life Celebration on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. Family sharing will be held at 2:00 P.M.

Donations may be made in Angela's name to Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., P.O. Box 128, 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD 20622 to help defray funeral costs.

Bruce Robert Grube, 61

Passed On: 04/17/2014

Gathering with No ServiceLife CelebrationBruce Robert Grube, 61, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away April 17, 2014 at UM Charles Regional Medical Center in La Plata, MD. Born August 11, 1952 in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of Frank William Grube and Alverta Grube.

Bruce served in the U.S. Navy from 1971 - 1975. He was an avid San Francisco 49er's fan and loved to cook, especially spicy foods. He liked to garden and grow his own peppers and flowers.

Bruce leaves to cherish his memory, his wife, Michele Grube; his children, Frank William Grube, III and Amber Nicole Grube and granddaughter, Aerianna Isabella Grube. He also leaves behind many beloved siblings, brothers-in law, sisters-in-law; nieces and nephews, two godchildren, and friends.

The family will receive friends for Bruce's Life Celebration on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 11:00a.m. to 1:00p.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD 20622.

Memorial donations may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 1301 York Rd., Suite 404 Heaver Plaza, Lutherville, MD 21093.

Edward B. Kaminski , 60

Passed On: 04/17/2014

Graveside ServiceEdward B. Kaminski, Jr. 60, of Mechanicsville, MD, died on Wednesday, April 17, 2014 at Hospice House of Charles County, MD, surrounded by his loving family.

Born on August 30, 1953 in Nanticoke, PA he was the son of Edward B. Kaminski and Lillian F. Kaminski.
Ed graduated from Potomac Senior High School in 1971, earned an AA from PG Community College in 1977, and earned a BA in Business Management in January 2003 from St. Leo University.

Ed worked for National Tire Wholesale (owned by Sears) from May of 1978 to May of 1999, working his way up from manager trainee to Executive Vice President. Sears consolidated the Tire America and National Tire Warehouse brands in 1977, and then sold the brand to TBC in 2003. Ed loved traveling around the country and meeting all the employees in the NTW stores; discussing their issues and helping them with their problems. He was grateful to be in a position to make a difference. After the spin-off of NTW, Ed worked as an insurance agent, executive recruiter, and merchandising manager. He never found any other position to be as challenging as the one he had with NTW.

Ed was a talented artist, loved NASCAR and reading. In his early years, he studied the martial art of Wado-Ryu, a Japanese style of Karate; Shudo-Kan, a Japanese style of Karate from Okinawa, and Moo-Duk-Kwan. Throughout his life of sixty years, he touched so many lives and brought so many people joy. His brother and sister will miss him dearly.

Ed is predeceased by his parents, Edward and Lillian Kaminski. Ed is lovingly remembered by his brother John, sister Karen, brother-in-law Frank, Choci Norma and Uncle John, Choci Henka, and his high school friend of 30 years, James Sedgwick.

A grave-side service will be held on Friday, May 16, 2014 at 11:00 am at St. Mary's Church, 13401 Piscataway Road, Clinton, MD 20735.

Memorial contributions in Ed's memory may be made to Health Share of St. Mary's, PO Box 1208, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Patricia Ann Barnes, 85

Passed On: 04/16/2014

Pending

Marion Wood Gatton, 81

Passed On: 04/16/2014

Mass of Christian BurialLife Celebration with prayers recited at 7:00 p.m.Marion Wood Gatton, 81, of Lexington Park, MD, passed away April 16, 2014 at her residence in Lexington Park, MD.

She was born November 7, 1932, in Dameron, MD, to the late Harry Eugene Wood and Catherine Hattie McKay Wood.

On November 11, 1950 she married her late husband James Aubrey Gatton. They spent 52 wonderful years together before his passing in May 2003. She was a long time member of the St. Michael's Ladies of Charity.

Marion is survived by her daughter, Pamela Gatton Cole (Chris) of Lexington Park, MD; her grandson, Casey Christopher Cole of Lexington Park, MD; her siblings, Charles A. Wood (Carolyn) of Dameron, MD and Margaret Greenwell (Sonny) of Hollywood, MD. In addition to her parents and husband, she is also preceded in death by her siblings, Harvey E. Wood, Bernard F."Dick" Wood, Mary L. Hooper, Susie M. Wood, Evelyn F. Norris, John D. "Bussy" Wood, Ruth E. Buck, and Catherine A. Wood.

Family will receive friends for Marion's Life Celebration on Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at St. Michael's Catholic Church, 16555 Three Notch Road, Ridge, MD 20680. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, April 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers will be John "Wayne" Wood, Charles R. "Chuck" Wood, Kevin M. Wood, John O. Gatton, Michael A. Morgan, and Richard F. Chesser.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Condolences to the family may be made at www.brinsfieldfuneral.com.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

Katrina "Tina" Louise Owens , 43

Passed On: 04/16/2014

Katrina "Tina" Louise  Owens , 43 A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:00 AM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Chapel, with Father Charles Cortinovis officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens Leonardtown. MD. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD.Katrina "Tina" Louise Owens, 43 of Mount Jackson, VA, passed away on April 16, 2014 in Winchester Hospital. Born February 1, 1971 in Arlington, VA, she was the daughter of Sue Karen Leonard Stark DeCost and Dewey Wallace Decost, Jr. of Dale City, VA.Tina is survived by her husband Malcolm David Owens of Mount Jackson, VA, children: Jaclyn Marie Owens, Alexander Malcolm Owens, and Madison Jean Owens all of Mount Jackson, VA, siblings: Jennifer Sue Fowler, of Norfolk, VA, and Tanya Kimberly Nichole Mahmoud of Dale City, VA.Tina was a homemaker.The family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 22, 2014 from 10:00AM to 11:00AM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A Funeral Service will follow at 11:00AM in the Funeral Home Chapel with Father Charles Cortinovis officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD. Pallbearers will be: Jonathan Bartholomew, Tim Smith, Tom Nelson, Cody Fowler, Duffy Owens, and Jay Owens.

Rylee Nicole Barnes, 0

Passed On: 04/16/2014

Graveside ServiceRylee Nicole Barnes, 3 months of Compton, MD died April 16, 2014 at MedStar St. Mary's Hospital.

Born January 9, 2014 in Leonardtown, MD she was the daughter of James Jones and Dana Goldsby.

In addition to her parents, Rylee is survived by her siblings, Rodriquez Goldsby, Gabrianna Bennett and Jamarion Deloach and her grandmother, Gladys Bond.

Family will receive friends on Thursday, April 24, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown ,MD 20650. A graveside service will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD.

Condolences to the family may be made at www.brinsfieldfuneral.com.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.




© 2005-2014 TheBayNet, Inc.