Obituaries

Robert Keith “Rusty” Smith, 77

Robert Keith “Rusty” Smith, 77

Robert Keith “Rusty” Smith, 77, of North Beach passed away April 27, 2016. He was born July 29, 1938 in Cumberland, MD to Philip H. and Sylvia L. (Youngblood) Smith. Rusty moved to Charleroi, PA as a young child and graduated from Charleroi High School in 1956. After high school Rusty worked as a...
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Dortha “Dale” Woerner, 92

Dortha “Dale” Woerner, 92, of Linthicum Heights, MD, formerly of Dunkirk, MD passed peacefully on April 24, 2016. She was born in Buchannon, WV and had been employed by the United States Government for 39 years. After retirement in 1989, she took courses to learn Spanish and piano lessons. She traveled to Great Britain...
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Bryan Anthony Krolczyk, 40

Bryan Anthony Krolczyk, 40

Bryan Anthony Krolczyk, 40, of Prince Frederick, MD passed away at his home on April 24, 2016. Bryan was born in Houston, Texas on February 13, 1976. His family moved to Calvert County when he was six years old. He graduated from Calvert High School. He was an accomplished athlete, playing baseball and football (SMAC). He...
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Kathryn Louise Taylor Cobb, 86

Kathryn Louise Taylor Cobb, 86, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away on April 24, 2016 at her home. Born on July 29, 1929 in Clendenin, WV, she was the daughter of the late Hattie Margaret Harper and Owen Wesley Taylor. Louise was the loving wife of the late Kesley Kester Cobb, whom she married in...
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Catherine Delores Thompson, 98

Catherine Delores Thompson, 98

Catherine Delores Thompson, 98 of Valley Lee, MD, passed away on April 27, 2016. Family will unite with friends on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 for visitation at 9:00 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am at St. George’s Catholic Church, 19199 Saint Georges Church Rd, Valley Lee, MD 20692. Interment will follow...
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Emma Jean Jackson, 86

Emma Jean Jackson, 86

Emma Jean Jackson, 86 of Leonardtown, MD, passed away on April 26, 2016. Family will unite with friends on Saturday, April 30, 2016 for service at 12 noon at Gospel Tabernacle of Prayer Church, 24516 Budds Creek Road, Clements, MD 20624. Interment immediately following at Heritage Memorial Cemetery, 13472 Poplar Hill Rd, Waldorf, MD...
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Margaret Louise Kivlin “Possum”, 91

Margaret Louise Kivlin “Possum”, 91

Margaret Louise Kivlin “Possum”, 91, of Greenbelt, MD formerly from Bushwood, MD passed away on April 23, 2016 in Greenbelt, MD. Born on October 31, 1924, in Bushwood, MD she was the daughter of the late Pauline Frances Long and George Lancaster Lawrence. Possum was the loving wife of the late James Anthony Kivlin,...
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Mary Otelia Barnes, 67

Mary Otelia Barnes, 67

Mary Otelia Barnes, 67, of Lexington Park, MD, departed this earthly life surrounded by loved ones on April 23, 2016. Mary received her education in the St. Mary’s County public school system. She enjoyed a career as a cook for many years prior to serving as a Group Home Worker with Freedom Landing (now...
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Margaret C. (Dorsey) Tolson, 72

Margaret C. (Dorsey) Tolson, 72

Margaret C. (Dorsey) Tolson, 72, of La Plata, MD (formerly of Newburg, MD) transitioned to eternal life on Monday, April 25, 2016 at La Plata Center, Genesis HealthCare, La Plata, Maryland. Margaret was born in Newport, Maryland on June 13, 1943 to the late James Benjamin Dorsey and the late Mary Rebecca Dorsey Thomas....
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PNC Warren Winston (Moe) Fulks (USN, Ret.), 74

PNC Warren Winston (Moe) Fulks (USN, Ret.), 74

PNC Warren Winston (Moe) Fulks (USN, Ret.), 74, of Hollywood, MD, passed away on April 24, 2016 at Hospice House of St. Mary’s. He was born September 8, 1941 in Lynchburg, VA to the late Frank Carter Fulks and Margaret Falwell Fulks. In 1962, Moe proudly entered the United States Navy and dedicated 20...
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Olivia Lee Sepelak, 86

Olivia Lee Sepelak, 86

Olivia Lee Sepelak, 86, of Mechanicsville, passed away peacefully at her home on April 23, 2016. Born January 6, 1930 in Ahoskie, NC, to the late Bennie E. Casper and the late Vivian F. Harris Casper. In addition to her parents, Olivia was predeceased by her husband, George N. Sepelak; brother, Bennie Casper; sisters,...
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Virginia Lee “Ginny” Madewell, 81

Virginia Lee “Ginny” Madewell, 81

Virginia Lee “Ginny” Madewell, 81 of Leonardtown, MD, formerly of Fort Worth, TX, passed away on April 23, 2016 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born October 13, 1934 in Beachville, MD to the late George A. “Capt. Riley” Wilson and Alice Greene Wilson. On August 25, 1952 Ginny married...
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Alan Patrick Norris, 52

Alan Patrick Norris, 52

LIFE CELEBRATION Sunday May 1, 2016, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. at Brinsfield Funeral Home Click for Map and Directions PRAYER SERVICE Sunday May 1, 2016, 4:00 p.m. at Brinsfield Funeral Home Click for Map and Directions MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL Monday May 2, 2016, 11:00 a.m. at St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church Click...
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Charles “Charlie” “Skeets” Kenneth Walsh, 76

Charles “Charlie” “Skeets” Kenneth Walsh, 76

Charles “Charlie” “Skeets” Kenneth Walsh, 76, of Great Mills, MD formerly from Leonardtown, MD and Louisville, KY passed away on April 23, 2016 in Washington, DC. Born on February 8, 1940 in Louisville, KY, he was the son of the late Emma Amelia Priest and Thomas William Walsh. Charles was preceded in death by...
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Andrew “Tim” Timko, 71

Andrew “Tim” Timko, 71

Andrew “Tim” Timko passed away peacefully on April 21st at home with his loving wife Sandra by his side. Tim bravely fought the challenges of a stroke for a number of years before ultimately succumbing. Born a steelworker’s son in Pittsburgh on January 31st, 1945 to Andrew Timko and Mary Banyas Timko, Tim grew...
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James Thomas Fowler Sr.

James Thomas Fowler Sr.

James Thomas Fowler, Sr., “Tom”, passed away April 22, 2016 just nine days shy of his 96th birthday. Tom was born May 1, 1920, in Wallville in Calvert County. He spent his first twenty years with his family on Point Farm, now known as Jefferson Patterson Park. As that park was developed he was...
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Desmond Joseph Burton, 89

Desmond Joseph Burton, 89, of Prince Frederick, MD passed away in Leonardtown, MD on April 21, 2016. He was born in Washington, DC to the late Augustine and Catherine McKenna Burton. He and his family lived in Calvert County for the past 34 years. He served in the Unites States Army ( in the...
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George Ray “Silverback” Alvey, Jr., 55

George Ray “Silverback” Alvey, Jr., 55

George Ray “Silverback” Alvey, Jr., 55 of Hollywood, MD passed away on April 17, 2016 in Hollywood, MD. Born October 17, 1960 in Leonardtown, MD, he was the son of Shirley Viola Bailey Alvey of Hollywood, MD and the late George Ray Alvey, Sr. George leaves behind his loving and caring wife Nancy Alvey,...
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Brandon Sean Maguire, 39, of Mechanicsville

Brandon Sean Maguire, 39, of Mechanicsville

Brandon Sean Maguire, 39, of Mechanicsville, passed away on April 17, 2016 in Cheverly, MD. Born on October 11, 1976 in Fredericksburg, VA, he was the son of Lesley Wagner Maguire and Kevin Edward Maguire. Brandon was the loving husband of Christie Graham Maguire, father of sons Kyle & Nate and daughter Shauna. He...
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Norman Aloysius Guy, Jr. “Nornie”, 86

Norman Aloysius Guy, Jr. “Nornie”, 86

Norman Aloysius Guy, Jr. “Nornie”, 86, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away on April 15, 2016 in Charlotte Hall, MD. Born on February 28, 1930 in Leonardtown, MD, he was the son of the late Mary Genevieve Johnson Guy and Norman Aloysius Guy, Sr. Norman was proceeded in death by his wife Janet Lorraine Houseman...
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Alice Louise Sandy, 66

Alice Louise Sandy, 66

Alice Louise Sandy, 66, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away April 19, 2016 at her residence. Born January 14, 1950 in LaPlata, MD, she was the daughter of Charles Floyd Hall, Sr. and Alice Louise Alvey Hall. Alice worked as a bookkeeper and did accounting for Insurance Auto Auctions. She enjoyed coloring, gardening, listening to...
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Donald “Don” Spencer Werner, 69

Donald “Don” Spencer Werner, 69

Donald “Don” Spencer Werner, 69, of Bryantown, MD, lost his 6 year battle with melanoma on April 15, 2016 at Georgetown University Hospital. Born May 21, 1946 in Reading, Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late E. David Werner and Shirley J. (Ruffner) Werner. Don was the beloved husband and best friend to...
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Shirley Davis Willett, 86,

Shirley Davis Willett, 86, of California, MD passed away on April 19, 2016 in Callaway, MD. Born on September 24, 1929 in Richmond, VA to the late William A. Beazley and Vuel Gant Beazley Allen. Shirley was preceded in death by her husband’s Charles W. Davis and Anthony L. Willett. Shirley is survived by...
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Allen Duke Latimer, Sr., 69

Allen Duke Latimer, Sr., 69

Allen Duke Latimer, Sr., 69, of Prince Frederick, MD, died on April 16, 2016 at his residence. Born May 29, 1946, in Cheverly, MD, he was the son of the late Owen Francis and Louise Beatrice (Myers) Latimer. Allen was a family man and enjoyed being outdoors, especially crabbing, fishing, hunting and camping. Predeceased...
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Michael Wren Dugan, 69

Michael Wren Dugan, 69

Michael Wren Dugan, 69 of Leonardtown, MD passed away April 17, 2016 at his home surrounded by his family. Born, January 1, 1947 in Washington, D.C, he was the son of the late Michael and Shirley Dugan of Hollywood MD. Michael was a senior executive with the Department of Defense for 35 years. He...
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