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Glenn Mac Lindstrom, 42

Passed On: 12/08/2010

Glenn Mac Lindstrom, 42Glenn 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.

William "Jasper" Trollinger, IV, 58, Hollywood, MD

58, Hollywood, MD

Born: 10/05/1952, Passed On: 12/07/2010

William "Jasper" Trollinger, IV, 58, Hollywood, MDWilliam "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

C. D. "Dudley" McCready, 80, Dowell, MD

80, Dowell, MD

Born: 04/17/1930, Passed On: 12/07/2010

C. D. "Dudley" McCready, 80, Dowell, MDC. 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.
where a service celebrating his life will be held at 11AM with Pastor Ralph Nevin officiating. Interment will follow at Calvary Bible Church Cemetery, Lusby, MD. Pallbearers are Harold Denton, Bill Gray, Jamie Pitcher, Donnie McCready, Martin Rodey and Scott Cox, Honorary Pallbearers Ronnie Cibulay, Dickie Pitcher, Rodell Mackall, James Jones, Harold Ward, Dean Batchelor. Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to First Baptist Church of Calvert County, P. O. Box 778, Prince Frederick, MD 20678.

John Ignatius Price, 79

Passed On: 12/07/2010

John Ignatius Price, 79Mass 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.

He was born December 20, 1930 at Cedar Point to the late Charles E. and Bernice C. Price.

John attended St. Mary's County public schools. He worked for Roger H. Dean and Son before joining the State Highway Administration from which he retired after twenty two years. He was married to the late Dorothy Lucille "Tilly" Ford of New Market, MD for fifty two years.

He is survived by seven children; David Price of Hollywood, MD, John "Iggie" (Doris) Price of North Carolina, Charles "Blue" Price (Carolyn) of La Plata, MD, William Price of Loveville, MD, Janet Price of White Plains, MD, Joyce Price of Ft. Washington, MD and Florence of Columbia, MD, sisters; Mildred Ann Graham and Sarah Smith of Hollywood, MD. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his son, James Aloysius Price.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday, December 14, 2010 from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. in St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Leonardtown, MD. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Queen of Peace Cemetery.

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

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

Viola Murphy Gardner, 97

Passed On: 12/07/2010

Viola Murphy Gardner, 97Funeral ServiceVisitationViola Murphy Gardner, 97, of Maddox, MD died at St. Mary's Hospital, Leonardtown, MD on Tuesday, December 7, 2010.

Mrs. Gardner was born in Harrisburg, PA on November 4, 1913 the daughter of the late Edward Murphy and Viola Belle Harding Murphy. After graduating from the Berean School in Philadelphia, she attended Howard University and later received her B.A. and M.S. Degrees in Adult Education-Administration from Federal City College (now the University of the District of Columbia). She held positions with the State of Pennsylvania, the Federal Government, and Howard University. At the start of World War II, she left Howard and joined the staff of the National American Red Cross. She was assigned to duty in London as a staff assistant and later became the Assistant Club Director for a large club for service men. In 1945, while stationed in London, she met her future husband, George "Joe" Gardner, who served in the U.S. Navy.

After the war, she returned to the U.S. and became a secretary to a judge in the D.C. Court of General Sessions. Later, she became an Administrative Assistant to a Federal Magistrate. She retired from Federal Service in 1971. She then served as the Assistant to the Board of Commissioners for St. Mary's County and later as Administrative Assistant to the Director of the St. Mary's City Commission. She retired a second time in 1975. Mr. and Mrs. Gardner were entrepreneurs and owners of one of St. Mary's County's premier inns, The Brambly Inn at Longview Beach, until his passing. They were married for over fifty years.

Throughout her life, Mrs. Gardner has dedicated herself to service in her community. Organizations in which Mrs. Gardner was associated include; The St. Clement's Hundred, The Board for the St. Clements Island-Potomac River Museum, The Board for Christmas in April, The St. Mary's Chapter of the Delicados, The St. Mary's Chapter of the American Red Cross, The African American Coalition, The Democratic Club of St. Mary's County, the NAACP, various groups associated with her church, (All Saints Episcopal Church and The Episcopal Diocese of Washington), and many other organizations.

The recipient of numerous awards, Mrs. Gardner has been recognized by the St. Mary's Chapter, of the American Red Cross with it's Clara Barton Medal for Meritorious Service as a Volunteer; recognized by the Maryland Governor Glendening as a Maryland Woman of Achievement; Inductee in 1999 into the Seniors Hall of Fame for the State of Maryland; St. Mary's Woman of the Year; Volunteer of the Year for St. Mary's Hospital; Human relations Award from the St. Mary's County Human Relations Commission; 2010 Lifetime Achievement Award from the St. Mary's Commission for Women; and many other honors and recognitions that are too numerous to list.
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Ms. Gardner was recently quoted in the Southern Maryland News, "If she could turn back time, she would do it all over again, with one exception.. I would even try to do more than I did, she said. It's fulfilling. You get great satisfaction out of helping somebody else and you have that feeling that you have done something good for someone". Mrs. Gardner devoted her free time to her community, running the Brambly Inn, and spending time with her friends and family.

Mrs. Gardner was predeceased by her husband George W. Gardner, and her siblings, sisters Mary Jones, Eleanor Davis, Doris Murphy, and brother George Murphy. She is survived by Madeline Guinn, niece, Waymon Guinn, nephew, Jenifer Guinn, niece, Danielle Daniels, niece and many nieces, nephews and Grand nieces and nephews.

Family and friends are invited to Mrs. Gardner's Life Celebration at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD on Tuesday, December 14, 2010 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. followed by funeral service at
1:00 p.m. with the Reverend Doctor Kathleen Vermillion Price officiating. Interment will follow in All Saints Episcopal Church Cemetery, Oakley, MD.

Serving as pallbearers will be DeSales Tyer, Brian Trivers, Joseph Harris, Gerald Draper, Waymon Guinn, and Dennis Felton. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Bernard Lucas, Melvin Rogers, Richard Gass, Theodore Newkirk and James Voss.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Red Cross, Southern Maryland Chapter, 9255 W&W Industrial Drive, LaPlata, MD 20646.

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

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

Joseph Welsey Raymond Hall, 20, Prince Frederick, MD

20, Prince Frederick, MD

Born: 02/24/1990, Passed On: 12/06/2010

Joseph Welsey Raymond Hall, 20, Prince Frederick, MDJoseph 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.

Michael "Tim" Timothy Kearney, 71

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.

Born in Washington D.C. on June 25, 1939, he was the son of the late Francis Martin and Ester Louise Angrick Peacock. Tim graduated from Carlisle College in Carlisle, PA. He was a Used Car Salesmen for 45 years and also a commercial crabber. He loved crabbing.

Survived by his wife, Margaret Ann "Cakes" Buckler, Children, Michael Kearney, Shannon Kearney, Sean Kearney, Ricky Buckler (Heather) of Mechanicsville, Dale Buckler Sr. of Mechanicsville, Melissa Quade (Tommy) of Charlotte Hall, Betsy Terrell (Ray) of Mechanicsville, Jay Buckler (Katie) of Broadway, VA , and Bobbie Jo Gass (Josh) of Bushwood. Grandchildren, Joey , Candi, Dale, Jr., Shyanne, Lisa, Amanda, Hollie, Anthony, Troy, Ryan, Olivia, Jayson, Tyler, and "Pops' adorable little girl", Brianna whom he loved very much. One great-grandchild, Jordan, and many other relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held at All Faith Episcopal Church (38885 New Market Turner Road) in Mechanicsville, MD Sunday December 12th @ 1pm.

Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., Charlotte Hall, MD provided arrangements. Please view www.brinsfieldechols.com to view condolences.

Mary Elizabeth Harry, 56, Lusby, Maryland

56, Lusby, Maryland

Born: 05/27/1954, Passed On: 12/05/2010

Mary Elizabeth Harry, 56, Lusby, MarylandMary 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,
P. A., Lusby, MD. www.rauschfuneralhomes.com

Luz Angelica Perez, 67

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.

James Clinton Dorsey, 89, Prince Frederick, MD

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.

Landon Michael Vaughn, Lusby, MD

Lusby, 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.

Elliott Arthur Posner, 85

Passed On: 12/04/2010

Mr. Elliott A. Posner (Pos), 85 of Leonardtown, MD passed away December 4, 2010 at Washington Hospital Center.

Mr. Posner was born August 24, 1925 in Brooklyn New York. He was the son of the late Louis James and Viola Margaret Posner.

After serving four years in the United States Navy; at age 25, Mr. Posner started work for Bell Aerospace as a Field Engineer, working on many early rockets and space vehicles; later he was transferred to Patuxent Naval Air Test Center where he became Technical Representative for the AN/SPN-10 and AN/SPN-42 Automatic Carrier Landing Systems (ACLS).

Upon retiring from Bell Aerospace he went to work for TRACOR and continued his work with ACLS until he again retired. Mr. Posners' pride and joy was his dog Ginger, a Golden retriever.

Inurnment will be in the Posner family plot at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Buffalo, New York.

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

Philip Donald "Donnie" Bassford, 52

Passed On: 12/03/2010

Philip  Donald "Donnie" Bassford, 52A 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.

John Davis Everett, 75

Passed On: 12/03/2010

John Davis Everett, 75John 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.

John played college football for Peru State from 1952-1954, culminating in the school's first undefeated season. John was a veteran of the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne from 1954 until 1962. Through his service and work he traveled to Africa, Australia, Europe and many more locations.

John was involved in the NASA space program from 1963 until his retirement from Bendix Corporation in 1987. His career took him from California, to Michigan and finally settling in Maryland in 1971. After retiring from Bendix he worked for the Hammers Company, a contractor for NASA. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, beekeeping, ranching, flying his own plane and scouting. John and Donna lived on a ranch in California where they raised horses, including his pride and joy, a filly named Blaze. John was an avid fan of the Nebraska Cornhuskers. John and Donna had a house built in Mechanicsville, MD in 1985. John served in the Bishopric and Priesthood Presidency for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. He also served as the Ward Mission Leader and Scout Leader, touching the lives of many. Family and friends were his greatest treasure.

John is survived by his devoted wife of 49 years, Donna Everett; his children, John M. Everett (Jennifer), Donna M. Horan, Lori Davis and Shawna Martin; sisters, Shirlee Sudduth, Susan Renner (Jake), and June Herman (Wimp). He is also survived by his 12 grandchildren,
Alec Horan, Michael Horan, John Thomas Horan, Reid Everett, Alyse Horan, Tessa-Wren Everett, Emma Everett, Steve Doyle (Joy), Keith Waggener (Pauline), Clay Kissel (Liz), Lonni Martin and his 6 great grandchildren, Austin Doyle, Tristin Waggener, Tanner Doyle, Kamryn Doyle, Isabelle Kissel and Kaylee Waggener.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers; Arthur and William Everett and his sisters; Dorothy Everett, Margaret Faughn, Mary Maneely, and Barbara Parson.

The family will receive friends for John's Life Celebration from 4 to 7 PM on Thursday, December 9, 2010 at the Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622 and again on Friday, December 10, 2010 from 10 to 11AM at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints 22747 Old Rolling Road, California, MD 20619, where funeral services will be at 11AM. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Gardens in Waldorf, MD.

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

On line condolences can be left for the family at www.brinsfieldecholsfuneral.com

Timothy Wayne Schraff, 52

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.
Born February 3, 1958 in Cincinnati, OH, he was the son of A. Marlene (Wise) Schraff and the late Jack Schraff.
Timothy was an avid outdoorsman who loved to hunt, fish and garden. He served in U.S. Marine Corps and most recently worked as a Service Technician for Surburban Propane in St. Mary's Co., MD

He is survived by his two twin sons, Jacob and James Schraff of Lusby, MD; his siblings, Ken Schraff and his wife Robin of Karthaus, PA, Joanne (Schraff) Kruis and her husband Gene of Altoona, PA, and Don Schraff and his wife Lisa of Altoona, PA. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Family will receive friends for a Gathering on Saturday, December 11, 2010 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the Family Homestead, 221 Cherry Ave, Altoona, PA
Interment will be private.

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

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

Naomi Crigler Boteler, 91

Passed On: 12/03/2010

Naomi Crigler Boteler, 91Naomi 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.

She was a loving, kind, and committed wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, and deeply devoted to family. Her husband of 68 years, Daniel Harmon Boteler, died in 2006. They both attended Eastern High School in Washington D.C. Married in 1938, they were dedicated parents in raising their three children, Joan Marie, Mary Ann, and William James.

She was a strong matriarch. Her grandchildren were very devoted to her and she enjoyed spending vacation time with them. She received great pleasure in entertaining and cooking "grandma's" favorite recipes for them all. Her great-grandchildren were also touched by her abundant love.

Last year, she enjoyed celebrating her 90th Birthday with many family members and dear friends. It was a very special day of great tribute to her and, the loving memories from that day have endured through her recent difficult months.

Naomi loved people as well as cooking for them. She was very active in many organizations. A devout Catholic, her reverence to her Catholic faith was most apparent. She belonged to Holy Ghost Catholic Church, Issue, where she was a member of the Daughters of Charity. Also, she was secretary-treasurer of the Democratic Club; and a member of the Homemakers Club of Charles County and was 1999 Homemaker of the year. In 2000, she won a blue ribbon for her infamous peach pie in the Charles County Fair, and in June 2000, she was the Grand Marshal of the Cobb Island Day parade.

Naomi loved her many friends at Cobb Island and often would prepare some of her delicious recipes to share with them. She was an amazing cook, avid reader, and proud of her aptitude in solving crossword puzzles.

The family will recieve friends on Saturday December 11, 2010 from 9:30am until mass time at 11am at the Holy Ghost Catholic Church. Interment to follow at the Church Cemetery.

Survivors include three children, Joan Kans Ewing, of La Plata, Mary Ann Bivens and son-in-law, Bill Bivens of La Plata, William Boteler and daughter-in-law Patricia Boteler of Annapolis; a sister, Virginia Crigler Serroka of Madison, VA; eleven grandchildren; Kevin and Martha Kans, Bobby and Lisa Kans, Douglas and Jennifer Kans, John Pike, Teri and Heiddi Pike, David and Hanna Pike, Mike and Maria Pike, Eddie Bivens, Donna and Jack Daily, Cindy Boteler, and Timothy and Ellen Boteler; and 19 great-grandchildren. Her parents preceded her in death; two grandchildren; Danny Boteler and Steven Kans also preceded her in death. Her brother-in-law William Boteler and sister-in-law Mary Carroll Boteler, brother-in-law Gerald Sebold, and numerous nieces and nephews also survive her.

Her life's journey has come to an end, and she has found an everlasting peace together with the lord.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Ladies of Charity 15848 Rock Point Rd. Newburg, Md. 20664.

Robert Coad "Bob" Moore, 88, Solomons, MD

88, Solomons, MD

Born: 03/08/1922, Passed On: 12/01/2010

Robert Coad "Bob" Moore, 88, Solomons, MDRobert 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.

Alma Regina Anderson, 68

Passed On: 12/01/2010

Alma Regina Anderson, 68Life Celebration Memorial ServiceAlma's Life CelebrationAlma Regina Anderson, 68, of Leonardtown, MD died December 1, 2010 at St. Mary's Nursing Center, Leonardtown, MD.

Born January 29, 1942 in Leonardtown, MD she was the daughter of the late James Franklin Twilley and Lydia Bowie Twilley.

Alma was a devoted mother and grandmother. She loved to cook and spend time with family and friends. She had many friends who loved and cared about her deeply. To know Alma is to love her because she was such a great giving person who would do anything for everyone in need. Her hobbies included playing bingo, doing crafts and spending time with her family and friends. She will truly be missed by all.

She is survived by three daughters, Cindy T. Passmore and Pamela A. French of Leonardtown, MD and Stephanie L. Quade of Locus Grove, VA, four sons; George B. Oliver, Jr. of Hollywood, MD, James F. Quade of Barboursville, VA, William A. Quade of Davenport, Iowa and Kevin W. Quade of Great Mills, MD, two step-daughters; Pam Spalding of Mechanicsville, MD and Lisa Witkowski of Ridge, MD. She is also survived by 32 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren and her companion Gordon W. Zollinhofer

Family will receive friends for Alma's Life Celebration on Wednesday, December 8, 2010 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD.

Interment will be private in Charles Memorial Gardens

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

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

Mary Elizabeth Chase, 88

Passed On: 12/01/2010

Mary Elizabeth Chase, 88Mass of Christian BurialVisitationMary Elizabeth Chase 88, of Loveville, MD passed away on December 1, 2010 at her residence.

Born August 15, 1922 in Morganza, MD she was the daughter of the late James Arthur Holt and Mary Norema Thomas.

Mrs. Chase was a life long resident of St. Mary's County. Mary was a homemaker, and a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church.

Mrs. Chase is survived by her God-daughter, Susan Mae Mason of Loveville, MD.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Leo Chase, and one brother Joseph Norman Thomas.

Family will receive friends on Monday, December 6, 2010 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Morganza, MD where a Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. with Father Keith Woods officiating.

Interment will follow in Queen of Peace Cemetery, Helen, MD.

Funeral arrangements provided by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD

Sonja Marie Bailey, 73

Passed On: 12/01/2010

Sonja Marie Bailey, 73PrivateSonja Marie Bailey, 73, of Lexington Park, MD passed away at St. Mary's Nursing Center on December 1, 2010.
Born November 1, 1937 in Warren, PA, she was the daughter of the late Richard William Weller and Mildred Elizabeth (Magnusson) Weller.

Sonja was a devoted wife and mother and grandmother. She enjoyed bowling, playing on several local bowling leagues, and working with arts and crafts.

She is survived by her loving husband Herbert Earl Bailey of Lexington Park, MD; four children, Mark Bailey of Lexington Park, MD, David Bailey of Washington, DC, Jeffery Bailey of Hollywood, FL, and Debbie Bailey of Leonardtown, MD; five siblings, Emily Turay of Williamsville, NY, Richard Weller of Forked River, NJ, Sharon Meinecke of Lexington Park, MD, John Weller of Lincoln Park, NJ, and Douglas Weller of Chesapeake, VA. Also survived by three grandchildren.
Private Services to be held at a later date.

Contributions in memory of Sonja may be made to the Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650

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




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