Passed On: 12/08/2010
Glenn Mac Lindstrom, 42, was born on January 20, 1968 in Takoma Park, MD to Suzanne Lindstrom and the late Rodney Glenn Lindstrom. He is survived by his wife Holly Lindstrom, daughter Jasmine Lindstrom, brothers Wayne Lindstrom and Kenny Lawn. He is also survived by his nephew Max Lindstrom and niece and goddaughter Tamra Warden. There will be a memorial service on January 29, 2011 at 2 pm at the Arehart-Echols Funeral Home. Glenn enjoyed hiking, nature, bird watching, fossils and just being outdoors. Memorial donations may be made in his name to the Jude House or Hospice of Charles County.
58, Hollywood, MD
Born: 10/05/1952, Passed On: 12/07/2010
William "Jasper" Trollinger, IV of Hollywood, MD, passed away on December 7, 2010 at the Burnett Calvert Hospice House, Prince Frederick, MD. Jasper was born on October 5, 1952 in Washington, D. C. to Peggy Maddox Trollinger and William J. Trollinger, III. Jasper is survived by his daughter's Lacey Elizabeth Trollinger of Ft. Mill, SC formerly of La Plata, MD and Tara Jasmin Trollinger of Marbury, MD, mother Peggy Trollinger of Lusby, MD, sisters Mary Trollinger and Alice Posey both of Charles County, MD, four nephews and his former wife Daureen of Charles County, MD. He is also survived by extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his father William J. Trollinger, III.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 11, at the RAUSCH FUNERAL HOME, P. A., 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD from 9:30-11:30 AM. A service celebrating Jaspers life will be held at 11:30 AM. with Father Joseph Trollinger officiating. Interment will be private. Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Calvert Hospice, www.calverthospice.org, P. O. Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678 or to the American Cancer Society, www.cancer.org, P.O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718
80, Dowell, MD
Born: 04/17/1930, Passed On: 12/07/2010
C. D. "Dudley" McCready, 88, of Dowell, MD, passed away on December 7, 2010 at his residence in Dowell, MD. Dudley was born on April 17, 1930 in Calvert County, MD to the late Grace Humphreys McCready and John E. McCready. Dudley worked for and retired from People's Life Insurance Company. He was an active member of First Baptist Church of Calvert County. Dudley was an avid Redskins fan and enjoyed buying and selling used Ford trucks, often driving great distances in search of one. Dudley was preceded in death by his parents, John and Grace Humphreys McCready, his first wife, Shirley R. McCready and his brother J. Edward McCready. Dudley is survived by his wife Joyce M. McCready, Children Dudley R. McCready, J. Christian McCready, Cheryl L. Jetmore, step-children Kimberly Gott, Carl Pitcher, Cynthia Turner, Robin Cox, Jamie Pitcher, Jr. and Gerald "Jerry" Pitcher, Grandchildren Ronald C. Jetmore, Jenny L. Copsey, Anna Ruth McCready, Grace E. McCready, Jenna M. McCready, Galen Gott, Jamie and Emma Pitcher, Crystal Vallingdinham, Mark Turner, Kayla Turner, Carly Turner, Ashley and Kenny Cox, Jesse, Jenna and Shannon Pitcher, Stephanie and Joey Candido, Great-grandchildren Molly Copsey, Bess Copsey, Emerson Jetmore, step-grandchildren: Lexy and Mya Vallingdinham and Madison Dare, Siblings Marie M. Hardesty, Ethel M. Grover, Erma M. Breeden, Annie M. Batchelor, Lynette M. Ward, Eunice M. Habig, Donas H. McCready, J. Berkley McCready and Harold L. McCready.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, December 12, 2010 from 2 ~ 5 PM at the Rausch Funeral Home, P. A., 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD and on Monday, December 13, from 10:00 ~ 11:00 AM at the First Baptist Church of Calvert County, 155 German Chapel Rd., Prince Frederick, MD.
Passed On: 12/07/2010
Mass of Christian BurialVisitationJohn I. Price, 79 of Hollywood, MD better known as "Tim" died December 7, 2010 at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis, MD.
Passed On: 12/07/2010
Funeral ServiceVisitationViola Murphy Gardner, 97, of Maddox, MD died at St. Mary's Hospital, Leonardtown, MD on Tuesday, December 7, 2010.
20, Prince Frederick, MD
Born: 02/24/1990, Passed On: 12/06/2010
Joseph Wesley Raymond Hall Joseph W.R. Hall, 20, of Prince Frederick, MD passed away on December 6, 2010 at Calvert Hospice House. Joe was born on February 24, 1990 in Prince Frederick to the late Vicki Lynn White Hall and Joseph H. Hall. He loved his little fast cars, video games and most of all his friends. Joe is survived by his parents Joseph H. and Patricia Hall of Prince Frederick, MD, his sister, Shaina M. Hall and her fiancée Stephen Geissdorfer of Lusby, MD and his grandmother, Patricia Penn, of Lusby, MD. The family will receive friends on Thursday December 9, 2010 at Dunkirk Baptist Church 11275 Southern Maryland Blvd., Dunkirk Md. from 10:30-12:30 PM where services will follow at 12:30 PM. Interment will be in Southern Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to Calvert Hospice House, P.O. Box 838 Prince Frederick, MD. Arrangements by Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., Port Republic MD.
Passed On: 12/06/2010
Memorial ServiceMichael "Tim" Timothy Kearney, 71 of Mechanicsville, MD died on December 6, 2010 at University Hospital of VA, Charlottesville, VA.
56, Lusby, Maryland
Born: 05/27/1954, Passed On: 12/05/2010
Mary Elizabeth "MB" Harry, 56, of Cove Point died on December 5 at her home after a courageous year with the diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. She was born to Charles Rudolph and Mary Evelyn Bolton Geilfuss on May 27, 1954 in Baltimore, MD and married Donald Harry on November 17, 1984 in Baltimore and moved to Cove Point in 1992. She graduated from Mercy High School in Baltimore and attended Frostburg State. She graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art following her passion for art and becoming a professional artist creating naturalistic paintings, with at times whimsical touches. She was classical trained, but believed art should not be taken so serious. She was a member of the CalvArt Gallery and the Escape Art group and volunteered at Ann Marie Gardens & Sculpture Park. Her work has been shown at galleries in Baltimore, MD; Florida and around Calvert County. She painted custom murals through her business Lone Palm Murals, painting in homes around Maryland and created a mural for Mt. Harmony Elementary School in Owings, MD. She volunteered her artistic talents to charitable causes and painted murals for sick children through Make-A-Wish Foundation. Recently her illustrations were published in the children's book "Bay Babies," which she dedicated to her two granddaughters. She had a heart for animaIs, adopting rescued dogs and cats and few times took in stray cats. She traveled with her husband to the Hawaiian and Caribbean Islands and the Florida Keys several times, but her favorite place was at their beach house at Cove Point, entertaining family and friends. She enjoyed being at the beach whether walking, collecting "treasures" or just relaxing. Her kind and loving spirit will be sadly will be sadly missed by those who were fortunate to have known her. She is survived by her husband Don Harry, daughter Shannon Fox and granddaughters Kayla and Megan all of Manhasset, NY, sisters Judy Dodson and her husband Jim of Baltimore, MD; Jean Brown and Kathy Strine both of Sparks, MD; brothers John Geilfuss and his wife Angie of Baltimore, MD and Tom Geilfuss and his wife Jane of Dover, DE; nieces Ginny, Katie, Susie and Jenny and nephews Dave, Chris, Greg, John and Tom.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 9, at 10:00 AM at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, 225 Alexander Lane, Solomons, MD where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM. Father Richard Gardiner, Father Joe and Pastor Gerry Headley officiating. Interment will be private. Should friends desire contributions may be made in her memory to Calvert Animal Welfare League, CAWL, P.O. Box 1660, Prince Frederick, MD 20678, Arts Council of Calvert County, 110 Solomons Island Road, Prince Frederick, MD 20678 and Calvert Hospice, www.calverthospice.org, P.O. Box 883, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Arrangements by Rausch Funeral Home,
Passed On: 12/05/2010
Luz Angelica Perez, 67, of La Plata, MD passed from this world to the next on Sunday, December 5, 2010 at Civista Medical Center. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. Born on June 19, 1943 in Santiago, Chile, South America. The only daughter of Antonio and Luz Quiroga. She had an older brother David Quiroga who preceded her death, and the younger brother, Sergio Quiroga who still resides in Santiago, Chile. She married her one and only true love, Sergio Abraham Perez who preceded her in death by 11 years. Together they had three children. Sergio A. Perez, Jr., Marie Luz Perez, Cynthia Perez Welsh. She and her husband, along with her 2 young children immigrated to the United States in 1970. She resisted learning the language for several years before coming to the realization that America would be her new home. Once she started this new path, never looking back, she attended night school to help her learn English and transition into this new American way. Though she lived in America twice as long as she did in Chile, she never lost her adorable accent. She was aided in this journey by her loving in laws, most of all Maria Perez. She was a life long faithful catholic. She became an American citizen with her husband in 1996. Which brought her tremendous joy. She was a sales associate at Hecht's, which later became Macys from the day the store opened. She made many life long friends along the way, which included many customers and co-workers. Her 3 children, Sergio A. Perez, Jr, Maria Perez, and Cynthia Perez Welsh, and her 7 grandchildren survive her. Michael, Nicholas, Austin, Angelica, Adrianna, Connor, and Ava. She was known by several names but most of all Tita, which is a shortened, miss pronounced name of grandmother in Spanish, given to her by her eldest grandson Michael. A memorial service and mass will be held at Sacred Hearth Catholic Church in La Plata, MD, on December 9, 2010 at 10 am. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Diabetic Association.
89, Prince Frederick, MD
Born: 06/08/1921, Passed On: 12/04/2010
James Clinton Dorsey, 89, of Prince Frederick, MD, passed away December 4, 2010 at his home with his family by his side. He was born on June 8, 1921 in Port Republic, MD to the late James Somerset Dorsey and Sally Fowler. Clinton served in the army during World War II. A lifelong resident of Calvert County, he retired from the auto business in 1983. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Bill Dorsey. Clinton is survived by his wife Ethel Dorsey of Prince Frederick, MD; children Larry Dorsey of Arlington, VA, Gloria DeBolt of Hughesville, MD, Sandra Archer of Salisbury, NC, and Douglas Dorsey of St. Leonards, MD; sister Mattie Burch of Toana, VA. He is also survived by grandchildren Melissa Carnes, Roy Archer, III, Christy Roll, and Tara Johnson; great-grandchildren Savannah and Kylee Roll and James Johnson. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 7, 2010 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM in the Rausch Funeral Home, Port Republic, MD. Service will be held on Wednesday December 8, 2010 at 11:00 AM in Christ Church, Port Republic, MD with The Rev. John E. Howanstine officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Kevin Denton, Brook Gray, Don Johnson, Michael Lund, Don Novak, and Robert Sweeney. Contributions in memory of James Clinton Dorsey can be made to Calvert Hospice, PO Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678 or Potomac Cairn Terrier Club Rescue, c/o Will Flory, PCTC Treasurer, 12255 Sperryville Pike, Culpeper, VA 22701. Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home, Port Republic, MD.
Born: 12/04/2010, Passed On: 12/04/2010
Landon Michael Vaughn, one day old, of Lusby, MD, passed away on December 4, 2010 at Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, D. C. Landon was born on December 4, 2010 in Calvert Memorial Hospital, Prince Frederick, MD, to Kelly Lynn Williams and Timothy Aaron Vaughn of Lusby, MD. Landon is survived by his sisters Kyra Ashlyn Williams, Kailey Anna Vaughn and Tatum Alyssa Vaughn, grandparents Dana Todd Williams, Michelle Renee Williams, Sharon Letricia Vaughn and Stephen Michael Vaughn, great grandparents Charlotte Lavernne Crider, Gerald Crider and Ella Lorraine Williams. He is also survived by numerous aunts and uncles.
The family will receive friends on Friday, December 10, 2010 at the Rausch Funeral Home, P. A., 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD at 10:00 AM until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 AM. Pastor Ralph Nevin officiating. Interment to follow at Chesapeake Highland Memorial Gardens, Port Republic, MD. Pallbearers are Stephen Vaughn and Ronnie Gosnell.
Passed On: 12/04/2010
Mr. Elliott A. Posner (Pos), 85 of Leonardtown, MD passed away December 4, 2010 at Washington Hospital Center.
Passed On: 12/03/2010
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 11:00 AM in St. John's Catholic Church, Hollywood, MD with Fr. Raymond Schmidt officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 7, 2010 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD where prayers will be recited at 7:00 PM by Deacon Lou Koeniger. Philip Donald Bassford, Jr. 52 of Hollywood, MD passed away December 3, 2010, at the Hospice House, in Callaway, MD. Born February 18, 1958 in St. Mary's Hospital Leonardtown, MD he was the son of Philip Donald Bassford, Sr. whom preceded him in death and Mary Louise Bassford of Hollywood, MD. Donnie is survived by Cathy Bassford whom he was formerly married to and has remained friends with and step children; Chris Hammett (Shelly) of Hollywood MD and Tammy Owen (Robbie) of Mechanicsville, MD, siblings; Janice Dixon, Terry Derby, Debbie Fenstermaker and Kristi Kovich all of Hollywood, MD. He is also survived by step grandchildren; Jessica White, Kayleen Owen and Dylan Owen. Donnie graduated from Chopticon High School, he was a lifelong resident of St. Mary's County and worked for Taylor Plumbing & Electric, Inc. as a Plumber and has been self employed for thirty six years. Donnie loved fishing, crabbing, playing horseshoes, watching the Redskins and having lunch and dinner with his family. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 7, 2010 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD where prayers will be recited at 7:00 PM by Deacon Lou Koeniger. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday December 8, 2010 at 11:00 AM in St. John's Catholic Church, Hollywood, MD with Fr. Raymond Schmidt officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Chris Hammett, Freddie Fenstermaker, Chris Derby, Jamey Bassford, Michael Curley and Mike Derby. Honorary Pallbearers will be Corey Dennee, Brandon Dennee, Ricky Goldsmith, Melissa Curley, Jenny Pierce and Amy Derby. Contributions in memory of "Donnie" can be made to Hospice of St. Mary's. P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650 or the St. John's Building Fund, 43950 St. John's Road, Hollywood, MD 20636.
Passed On: 12/03/2010
John Davis Everett, 75 of Mechanicsville, MD died December 3, 2010 at home with his family. Born February 20, 1935 in Weeping Water, Nebraska, he was the son of the late Charles and Mary Francis Davis Everett.
Passed On: 12/03/2010
GatheringTimothy Wayne Schraff, 52, of Hollywood, MD and previously of Altoona, PA passed away at his residence on December 3, 2010.
Passed On: 12/03/2010
Naomi Crigler Boteler, 91, died on December 3, 2010, at the Charles County Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in La Plata, MD. Born on August 19, 1919, in Washington D.C., she was a long time resident of Cobb Island.
88, Solomons, MD
Born: 03/08/1922, Passed On: 12/01/2010
Robert Coad "Bob" Moore, 88, of Solomons, MD, formerly of Temple Hills, MD passed away of December 1, 2010 at Asbury-Solomons Health Care Center. He was born on March 8, 1922 in Washington, DC to the late George Leonard and Eleanor Coad Moore. He married his beloved wife Jessie E. Moore on February 20, 1954 in Washington, DC and she preceded him in death on October 31, 2008. Bob graduated from Oxon Hill High School and then was drafted into the Army. He served in the Army during WWII from October 5, 1942 till December 17, 1945 when he was honorably discharged. He then went on to receive his bachelor's degree from the University of Maryland. Bob became a Union Carpenter and belonged to local 132. He joined Tuckman-Barbee Construction Co. in 1965 as a Superintendent and was promoted to Outside Superintendent in 1979. He eventually became a partner with the company, serving as the Corporate Secretary and retired in 1998 after 33 years of service. Bob was a dedicated family man and enjoyed playing golf and model ship building. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and siblings, George L. Moore and Joseph B. Moore. Bob is survived by his children, Thomas Moore of Millersville, MD, Janet Whitney of Church Hill, MD and Amy Galyon of Prince Frederick, MD; sister, Eleanor M. Buck of Silver Spring, MD; eight grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 18, 2010 from 12:30 - 2PM at the Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., Lusby, MD. Memorial Services will follow at 2PM in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Rick Hancock officiating. Inurnment will be private. Memorial contributions may be made in Bob's memory to Asbury-Solomons Benevolent Care Fund, 11100 Asbury Circle, Solomons, MD 20688.
Passed On: 12/01/2010
Life Celebration Memorial ServiceAlma's Life CelebrationAlma Regina Anderson, 68, of Leonardtown, MD died December 1, 2010 at St. Mary's Nursing Center, Leonardtown, MD.
Passed On: 12/01/2010
Mass of Christian BurialVisitationMary Elizabeth Chase 88, of Loveville, MD passed away on December 1, 2010 at her residence.
Passed On: 12/01/2010
PrivateSonja Marie Bailey, 73, of Lexington Park, MD passed away at St. Mary's Nursing Center on December 1, 2010.