Obituaries

William David Eglinton, 63

William David Eglinton, 63

Services: A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at 10:00 AM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Lanny Clark officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD. Visitation: The family will receive friends on Monday, September 22, 2014 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM with prayers...
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Marie (Raley) Burch, age 88

Marie (Raley) Burch, age 88

Marie (Raley) Burch, age 88 of Hollywood, MD passed away peacefully September 16, 2014 at her home surrounded by her family. Born June 9, 1926, Marie was the oldest daughter of the late Lewis W. & Vernia S. Banks of Burnsville, NC. After graduation from high school in 1944, she graduated from Johnson City...
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Bette Jean Bradley, 87

Bette Jean Bradley, 87 of Waldorf, MD passed away on September 17, 2014 at her residence in Charles County, MD. She was born on February 13, 1927 to the late Edward Snow and the late Marie Keefe Snow. Bette was a well-known model in Washington, DC and was twice runner up in Miss DC Beauty...
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James Lindsey Windsor, Sr., 60

James Lindsey Windsor, Sr., 60

James Lindsey Windsor, Sr., 60, of Brandywine, MD passed away September 14, 2014 at his residence. Born September 15, 1953 in Cheverly, MD, he was the son of Preston Joseph Windsor and Lillian Regina Richardson Windsor. “Little Jimmy”, as he was affectionately called, worked as a Department Supervisor for the Prince Georges County Department...
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Bernard Ridgley Windsor, Jr., 74

Bernard Ridgley Windsor, Jr., 74

Bernard Ridgley Windsor, Jr., 74 of Aquasco, MD passed away at his home in Aquasco on September 9th 2014. He was born in Baltimore to the late Bernard Ridgley Windsor, Sr. and the late Myrtle Virginia Thomas Windsor. Bunny enjoyed going to farm equipment auctions, his tractors, gardening, farming, doing auto mechanics, family time...
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Katherine Curran “KC” Martin

Katherine Curran “KC” Martin

Katherine Curran Martin passed away from breast cancer on Saturday, September 6th 2014 in Burnsville, MN with her mother by her side. KC was born and raised in Calvert County where she attended Our Lady Star of the Sea school and later, Calvert High School. She spent three of her teenage years in Florida,...
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Frank Richard Houser, 70

Frank Richard Houser, 70

Frank Richard Houser, 70 of Hollywood, MD passed away September 10, 2014 at his residence. Born June 10, 1944, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late Milton Houser and Pearl Pearson Houser. Frank attended St. John’s Catholic School and graduated from Leonardtown High School. He proudly served in the United States...
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Calvert Benedict “Dickie” Norris, 76

Calvert Benedict “Dickie” Norris, 76

Calvert Benedict “Dickie” Norris, 76 of Mechanicsville, MD passed away on September 9, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Born on October 21, 1937 in Leonardtown, MD, he was the son of the late Mary Elizabeth Gatton Norris and Calvert Ignatius Norris. Dickie was the devoted husband of Emily Wood Norris for 55 years, whom he...
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Barbara Jane Estey, 77

Barbara Jane Estey, 77

Barbara Jane Estey, 77 of Lusby, MD passed away September 7, 2014 at Solomons Nursing Center in Solomons, MD, surrounded by her loving family. Born February 8, 1937 in Boston, MA, she is the daughter of the late Cecil Arnot Victor Fisher and Millicent Mayhew Fisher. In 1954, Barbara graduated from Brighton High School....
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Catherine Marie Michura, 59

Catherine Marie Michura, 59

Catherine Marie Michura, 59 of Mechanicsville, MD passed away surrounded by family on September 8, 2014 at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown, MD. She was born on August 6, 1955 to the late James R. Brilhart and the late Anna Sedor Brilhart in McKeesport, PA. Cathy enjoyed her ’54 Chevy, was a member...
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David Clyde Morgan, 67

David Clyde Morgan, 67

David Clyde Morgan, 67 of Tall Timbers, MD passed away September 8, 2014 at Hospice House of St. Mary’s in Callaway, MD, surrounded by his loving family. Born November 23, 1946, in Detroit, MI he is the son of Martha Korri Morgan of White Plains, MD and the late Clyde John Morgan. Dave spent...
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Anthony “Tony” Pete Gegor, 61

Anthony “Tony” Pete Gegor, 61

Anthony “Tony” Pete Gegor, born August 24, 1953, passed from this earth on September 8, 2014 following a 6 ½ year courageous battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). Preceded in death by his mother Victoria Lorusso Gegor and father Andrew Gegor, Sr., Tony is survived by his wife of 42 years, Sandy Gegor, his...
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Gordon E. Garner, 88

Gordon E. Garner, 88, of Georgetown, FL, formally of Solomons, MD passed away on September 7, 2014 at his home in Florida. He was born on March 22, 1926 in Calvert County, MD to the late Suzie Hardesty and Benjamin Creston Garner. Gordon served in the Army and was a pipe fitter for the U.S....
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Bedford Cook Glascock, 84

Bedford Cook Glascock, 84

Bedford Cook Glascock of Solomons, MD, passed away quietly at his home on the morning of September 8, 2014. During his final days he was surrounded by family and loved ones. Bedford was born in Washington, D.C. on February 3, 1930 to William Bedford and Sarah “Catherine” Webster Glascock. They initially resided at Indian Head,...
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Peter Ignatius Marshall, Sr., 69

Peter Ignatius Marshall, Sr., 69

Peter Ignatius Marshall, Sr. departed this earthly life on September 8, 2014. He was born on October 12, 1944 and was the son of the late William X. and Elizabeth E. Marshall. Peter was predeceased by the love of his life Joanne Louise Williams. Brothers; James W., Joseph X., Walter F., John B. and...
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Helen “Nanny Pep” Elsie Pepper, 74

Helen “Nanny Pep” Elsie Pepper, 74

Helen “Nanny Pep” Elsie Pepper of La Plata, MD passed away on September 5, 2014. Helen was born to Chancy and Katherine Edwards on July 18 in Washington, D.C. Helen is survived by her loving husband, Lou. They married on June 22 and renewed their vows at the Washington National Cathedral on their 50th...
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Mary Agnes Bush

Mary Agnes Bush

Peacefully on Sunday, September 7, 2014, Mary Agnes Bush entered into eternal rest. She is survived by four loving children, Gloria Bostick, Tara Bush, Gizelle Keys, and Partrick Bush; sister, Catherine Holton; brothers, James C. Bush, William I. Bush and Thomas C. Bush; two grandchildren, LaKiesha Mackel, Leandra Bostick and a host of other...
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Shirley “Shirl” Ann Schmachtenberg, 79

Shirley “Shirl” Ann Schmachtenberg, 79

Shirley “Shirl” Ann Schmachtenberg, 79 of Leonardtown, MD formerly of Silver Spring, MD, passed away on September 8, 2014 in Leonardtown, MD. Born on June 26, 1935 in Davy, WV, she was the daughter of the late Lena S. and John Vogt. Shirley was the loving wife of Richard Schmachtenberg whom she married on...
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Harry Oswald Dixon, Jr., 70

Harry Oswald Dixon, Jr., 70

Harry Oswald Dixon, Jr., 70 of Mechanicsville, MD passed away September 3, 2014 at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C., surrounded by his loving family. Born March 20, 1944, he was the son of the late Harry Oswald Dixon, Sr. and Edna Augusta Sauer Dixon. In 1962, Harry graduated from Margaret Brent High...
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Niranjan Prasad Sharma, M.D., 69

Niranjan Prasad Sharma, M.D., 69

Niranjan Prasad Sharma, M.D., 6, of Waldorf, MD passed away on Friday evening, September 5, 2014 at La Plata Center – Genesis. He was born on October 10, 1944 in Kathmandu, Nepal to the late Krishna Prasad Aryal and the late Rada Devi Adhikary. Niranjan was an internist who was dedicated to his family...
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Addie Martha Lee, 97

Addie Martha Lee, 97

Addie Martha Lee, 97 of Newburg, MD formerly of Mechanicsville, MD passed away on September 3, 2014 in LaPlata, MD, born October 24, 1916 in St. Mary’s County, MD. She was the daughter of the late Elizabeth Knott Burch and Erwin Burch. Addie was preceded in death by her first husband, John B. Wathen...
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Lawrence Mark Serra, Sr. 71

Lawrence Mark Serra, Sr. 71

Lawrence Mark Serra, Sr. 71 of Mechanicsville, MD passed away September 1, 2014 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born February 18, 1943, in Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Lawrence Serra and Edith Natalie Serra. Lawrence served in the United States Army from September 1966 to his honorable discharge...
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Ellen Marie “Polly” Wood, 82

Ellen Marie “Polly” Wood, 82

Ellen Marie (Long) Wood, known as Polly, of Leonardtown, died at her home on Monday, September 1, 2014. Born on September 23, 1931, in Leonardtown, MD, she was the daughter of late Walter Evans Long and Agnes Genevieve (Woodburn) Long. Mrs. Wood was self-employed, but now retired, as a St. Mary’s County School Bus...
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Brenda Delorise Barnes, 62

Brenda Delorise Barnes, 62

Brenda Delorise Barnes, 62 of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away on September 1, 2014 at Genesis Nursing Home, LaPlata, MD. She was born on April 14, 1952 in Leonardtown, MD to the late Frances L. Carroll and the late Thomas Barnes. Brenda received her education in St. Mary County Public School system; a graduate of...
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Edward Windsor Healy, 77

Edward Windsor Healy, 77

Edward Windsor Healy, 77 of California, MD passed away September 2, 2014 at Hospice House of St. Mary’s in Callaway, MD, surrounded by his loving family. Born April 4, 1937, atop the old Hurry General Store in Clements, MD he was the son of the late John Edward Healy and Agnes Emily Hurry Healy....
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