Obituaries

Kathryn May Grove, 93

Kathryn May Grove, 93

Kathryn May Grove, 93 of LaPlata, MD passed away on July 5, 2015 in Prince Frederick, MD. She was born on June 11, 1922 in Hot Springs, VA to the late James Earl and Hallie Pritt Lilly. Kathryn loved reading and was an avid bowler. She married the love of her life, Charles W....
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Harry Ellsworth Kramer, Jr., 64

Harry Ellsworth Kramer, Jr., 64

Harry Ellsworth Kramer, Jr., 64 of Mechanicsville, MD passed away July 1, 2015 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Born February 20, 1951 in Franklin Township, PA, he was the son of Harry Ellsworth Kramer and Evelyn Marcella Howard Kramer. Harry was a Union Steel Painter. He enjoyed gardening, playing horseshoes and cornhole, collecting arrowheads,...
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Catherine Veronica Tippett, 91

Catherine Veronica Tippett, 91

Catherine Veronica Tippett, 91 of Colton’s Point, MD died surrounded by her family on July 4, 2015 at Hospice House of St. Mary’s in Callaway, MD. Born June 13, 1924 in Avenue, MD, she was the daughter of the late William Thomas (Buddy) and Catherine Morgan Gibson. She was the loving wife of Garnett...
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Lisa Elaine Quade, 45

Lisa Elaine Quade, 45

Lisa Elaine Quade, 45 of Clements, MD, formerly from Avenue, MD, passed away on July 3, 2015 at her home. Born on August 20, 1969 in Leonardtown, MD, she was the daughter of Ava Mae Horton Thompson and James Howard Thompson of Abell, MD. Lisa was the loving wife of Daniel G. Quade, whom...
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Daniel “Danny” Allan Guy, Sr., 79

Daniel “Danny” Allan Guy, Sr., 79

Daniel “Danny” Allan Guy, Sr., 79 of Leonardtown, MD passed away on July 1, 2015 at his home. Born on February 21, 1936 in Leonardtown, MD, he was the son of the late Hatti Veronica Hayden Guy and John Gibbons Guy, Sr. Danny was the loving husband of Patricia Abell Guy, whom he married...
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Sandra Lee Allen, 67

Sandra Lee Allen, 67

On June 30, 2015, Sandra Lee Allen of Leonardtown, MD passed away while being comforted by family members at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital. Sandra was 67 years old. Sandra was born on October 30, 1947 in Brockton, MA to Clayton Pike and the late Bertha Williams Pike. Sandra was the oldest of five girls....
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George Anthony Griffin, 77

George Anthony Griffin, 77

George Anthony Griffin, 77 of Charlotte Hall, MD passed away June 30, 2015 at his residence. Born September 4, 1937 in Richeyville, PA, he was the son of William Griffin and Ann Marcella Morosky Griffin. Having made the Air Force his career, he served in Korea and Viet Nam. He retired in 1979 as...
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MarySharon L. Freeland, 67

MarySharon L. Freeland, 67

MarySharon L. Freeland, 67 of Washington, D.C., passed away on July 2, 2015. Family will unite with friends on Saturday, July 11, 2015 for visitation at 10 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am at St. George’s Catholic Church, 19199 St. George’s Church Road, Valley Lee, MD. Interment to follow in the...
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Alejandro “Andy” Timbol Bermudo, Jr., 51

Alejandro “Andy” Timbol Bermudo, Jr., 51

Alejandro “Andy” Timbol Bermudo, Jr., 51 of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away on June 26, 2015 in Mechanicsville, MD. Born September 9, 1963 in Angeles City, Philippines, to Alejandro Dizon Bermudo and Eulogia Timbol Bermudo. Andy was in the U.S. Navy for 24 years, where he retired as a Master Chief. Shortly after his retirement...
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James “Jim” Anthony Bostwick, 68

James “Jim” Anthony Bostwick, 68

James “Jim” Anthony Bostwick, 68 of Hollywood, MD passed away on June 28, 2015 in Washington, DC. Born on June 26, 1947 in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Mary Bostwick and Clarence Bostwick. Jim was the loving husband of the late Patricia Bostwick, and who preceded him in death on...
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Winola Jean Moore, 89

Winola Jean Moore, 89

Winola Jean Moore, 89 of Prince Frederick, MD passed away on June 30, 2015 at her home in Prince Frederick, MD. She was born on January 30, 1926 in Jefferson, NC to the late Calvin Wesley and Ennis Lyle Eldreth. Winola retired from Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Maryland where she worked as an Administrative Bookkeeper....
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George Henry Morgan, Sr., 90

George Henry Morgan, Sr., 90

George Henry Morgan, Sr., 90 of Hughesville, MD passed away June 29, 2015 at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home, Charlotte Hall, MD. Born August 9, 1924 in St. Mary’s County, MD, he was the son of Camilus T. Morgan and Mary F. Knott Morgan. As a child, George attended Laurel Grove School in Mechanicsville, MD...
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Sarah Gibson, 92

Sarah Gibson, 92

Sarah Gibson, 92 died peacefully in her sleep early Sunday morning, June 28 at the Sagepoint Senior Living Services in La Plata, MD where she lived under the care of a skilled and compassionate staff for a little over a year. Prior to coming to Sagepoint Sarah enjoyed the love and warmth of her...
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John Francis Murray, 95

John Francis Murray, 95

Beloved patriarch, John Francis Murray, 95 of Charlotte Hall, MD, passed away on Friday, June 26, 2015. He was born September 29, 1919, to James H. and Mary Glynn Murray, in New London, CT, and had one sister, Mary Murray D’Amico. He spoke fondly of his hometown and his extended family of grandparents, aunts,...
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Catherine Adell Gaylor, 80

Catherine Adell Gaylor, 80

Catherine Adell Gaylor, 80 of Waldorf, MD, passed away at Bridge Point Hospital in Washington, D.C. on June 20, 2015. Born September 11, 1934 in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Lottie (Lancaster) Conway. Catherine grew up in Southeast, DC. Throughout her life, some of Catherine’s employment included the...
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Rosemary Abell, 83

Rosemary Abell, 83

Rosemary Abell, age 83, died after a brief illness, surrounded by family, friends and the caring staff at Hospice House in Callaway, MD on June 27, 2015. Born September 22, 1931 in Washington D.C., she moved to St. Mary’s County as a youth and attended St. Mary’s Academy in Leonardtown. There she met and...
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June Fairweather, 87

June Fairweather, 87 of Solomons, MD passed away on June 29, 2015 at her residence. Born June 11, 1928 in Salt Lake City, UT, she was the daughter of the late Henry William Deneke and Lucile (Fouhy) Deneke. June is survived by her children, Stephen Edwin Fairweather of West Linn, OR, Leslie Brooks of...
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Eden (Edie) Elizabeth Elrod, 42

Eden (Edie) Elizabeth Elrod, 42

Eden (Edie) Elizabeth Elrod, 42 of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away on June 27, 2015 in Charlotte Hall, MD. Born August 3, 1972 in Washington, DC. Edie was the daughter of James Glenn Elrod, Jr. and the late Carolyn Ester (Reynolds) Elrod. Edie loved working with computers and solving problems. She loved spending the holidays...
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Rosemary Ferruzza, 77

Rosemary Ferruzza, 77

Rosemary Ferruzza, 77 of Hollywood, MD passed away on June 27, 2015 at her home. Born on September 1, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Vivian Jackson and Glenn Edward Jackson. Rosemary was the loving wife of the late Joseph John Ferruzza, whom she married on May 10, 1958 in St. Joseph’s...
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Clarease Williams, 42

Clarease Williams, 42

Clarease Williams, 42 of Lexington Park, MD, passed away on June 21, 2015. Clarease was born in Rocky Mount, NC, on December 22, 1972, to the late Nelson Williams, Sr., and Barbara Whitaker. Clarease was an avid Redskin Fan, a writer, a friend, and a loving mother who was there for her children until...
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William Thomas Bowen, 85

William Thomas Bowen, 85

William Thomas Bowen, 85 of Prince Frederick, MD passed away on June 28, 2015 in Prince Frederick, MD. Born 5:30 A.M. Sunday, October 20, 1929 at Island Creek, MD to Thomas Monnett and Evelyn Hance Bowen. He enjoyed gardening and going down on the family farm – Meadowcreek Farm. He was preceded in death...
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Shirley Christine Dickey, 80

Shirley Christine Dickey, 80

Shirley Christine Dickey, 80 of Hollywood, MD passed away June 25, 2015 at the Solomons Nursing Center at Solomons, MD. Shirley was born April 28, 1935 to loving parents, Elmer Aloysius and Elizabeth Anne (Bean) Stone who lived in the town of Pearson, MD along with her 2 sisters, Betty Ann, Mary Ellen, and...
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Susan Ames Zierman, 69

Susan Ames Zierman, 69

Susan Ames Zierman, 69 of Lusby, MD, formerly of Washington, DC and Port Washington, NY, passed away on May 27, 2015 at her residence. Born June 14, 1945 in Port Washington, NY, she was the daughter of the late John William Whaley and Sofia Smiros Whaley Kleinert. Susan graduated from Paul D. Schreiber High School...
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John “Imirie” Rowe, 86

John “Imirie” Rowe, 86

John “Imirie” Rowe, 86 of Clements, MD, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born on August 12, 1928 in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late James Milton Rowe and Mary Boswell Imirie Rowe. Imirie was the loving husband of Marie Vallandingham...
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Barbara Sue Fowler, 69

Barbara Sue Fowler, 69

Barbara Sue Fowler, 69 of Lusby, MD, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family. She was born on August 9, 1945 in Kenova, W.V. the late Charles and Pauline Hundley. Barbara spent her earlier years as a homemaker, raising her sons. Once they were adults she became a...
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