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Margaret (Peggy) Baker

Margaret (Peggy) Baker

Margaret (Peggy) Baker passed away at her home on November 2, 2021. She was born in Washington, DC May 10, 1955 to the late Wilbur and Jean Boteler. Peggy graduated from Surrattsville High School in Clinton, MD. She was raised along with her 9 siblings in Hillcrest Heights, MD. Peggy was last employed as...
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Elizabeth “Izzie” Ann Bruce

Elizabeth “Izzie” Ann Bruce

Elizabeth “Izzie” Ann Bruce, 5, of Bushwood, MD passed away unexpectedly on November 2, 2021, at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC. Izzie was born on May 20, 2016 to proud parents, Michael Montgomery Bruce and Tamatha Leigh Bruce and joined siblings, Tyler and Lily. She was the final piece to complete their...
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Mervyn Earl (Merv) Hampton, 91

Mervyn Earl (Merv) Hampton, 91

Mervyn Earl (Merv) Hampton, 91 of Scotland, MD passed away October 26, 2021. He was born February 14, 1930 in San Francisco, CA. The second child of the late Betty and Kenneth Hampton and the brother of the late Dr. Stanford Paul Hampton I. Merv and his family moved to Portland, OR in 1947...
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Eric Royl Knight, 63

Eric Royl Knight, 63

Eric Royl Knight, 63, of California, MD passed away November 2, 2021 at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown, MD. He was born on January 30, 1958 in Oelwein, Iowa to the late James Knight and Maryanne Lehs Knight. He is a 1976 graduate of Cedar Falls High School. He joined the Army National...
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Sarah Ann Lacey

Sarah Ann Lacey

Sarah Ann Lacey of Leonardtown, MD passed away November 5, 2021 at Taylor Farms in Bushwood MD at the age of 85. She was born on September 15, 1936 in Mechanicsville, MD to the late Evan Caywood and Alene Quade. On October 25, 1952 Sarah married her beloved husband, Charles “Palmer” Lacey at St....
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Sherry Elizabeth “Sarah” Simmons, 37

Sherry Elizabeth “Sarah” Simmons, 37

Sherry Elizabeth “Sarah” Simmons, 37, of Lexington Park, MD passed away on November 4, 2021 at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital, Leonardtown. Sherry was born on June 1, 1984 in Calvert County, MD to Mary Linda Simmons of Charlotte Hall, MD. Sherry was raised by her aunt, Susie and her stepfather, Stephen Huffman. She graduated...
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Breanna Rose Fenwick 23

Breanna Rose Fenwick 23

Breanna Rose Fenwick 23, of Lexington Park, MD passed away on October 22, 2021 at her home in Huntingtown, MD. She was born on January 4, 1998 to Eric Fenwick and Christine Davis of Maryland. Breanna went to Great Mills High School and she enjoyed being part of the choral program sharing her love...
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Philip Barton Shafer, 96

Philip Barton Shafer, 96

Philip Barton Shafer, 96, of California, MD passed away in his home on October 26, 2021. He was born on February 3, 1925 in Chevy Chase, MD to the late Montgomery and Bertha Shafer. Phil is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Mary “Louise” Trossbach Shafer and his children, Gail Ewell of...
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Marsha Ann Lanham, 73

Marsha Ann Lanham, 73

, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away with her husband by her side on November 5, 2021. Marsha was born on June 19, 1948 in Washington D.C. to the late John D. Spaight and Helen C. Spaight. Marsha was the youngest of 9 children. She retired from St. Mary’s Hospital as a courier. Marsha always...
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Susan Mae Douglas Hicks, 52

Susan Mae Douglas Hicks, 52

Susan Mae Douglas Hicks, 52 of Lexington Park, MD passed away on November 3, 2021 at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital, Leonardtown. Susan was born on December 22, 1967 in Leonardtown, MD to Benard McGure Nelson and Annie Theresa (Douglas) Nelson of Mechanicsville, MD. Susan was a lifelong resident of St. Mary’s County, MD. She...
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Benjamin “Ben” Tucker Hill, Jr., 76

Benjamin “Ben” Tucker Hill, Jr., 76

Benjamin “Ben” Tucker Hill, Jr., 76, of White Plains, MD passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, October 30, 2021 at University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center in LaPlata, MD. He was born on November 11, 1944 in Hutchinson, KS and was the son of the late Benjamin Tucker Hill, Sr. and Ruth Elizabeth Wood....
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Nola Valentine Carroll, 71

Nola Valentine Carroll, 71

Nola Valentine Carroll, 71, was born to the late Samuel and Bernice McClane in Washington, DC on February 14, 1950. On October 29, 2021 God whispered, “well done good and faithful servant, well done” and Nola, in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loving family peacefully answered his call. Nola received her...
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John “Pop” E. Kusztos, 70

John “Pop” E. Kusztos, 70

John “Pop” E. Kusztos, 70, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home on October 29, 2021 in Mechanicsville, MD. He was born on March 24, 1951 in Barberton, OH to Elmer John Kusztos and Katherine (Kusztos)McCall. He was one (1) of four (4) children. After he graduated from Dorman High School in...
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David Allen Landavazo, Sr., 52

David Allen Landavazo, Sr., 52

David Allen Landavazo, Sr., 52, passed away unexpectedly in his home on October 22, 2021. He was born on January 12, 1969, in Flagstaff, Arizona to Raymond Reidys Cancino and Mary Ann Barela. He was one (1) of three (3) children. After David graduated high school, he served his country proud by joining the...
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Shirley Jean Lease, 90

Shirley Jean Lease, 90

Shirley Jean Lease, 90, of Charlotte Hall, MD passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 26, 2021. She was born April 4, 1931 in Berwyn Heights, MD to the late Arthur Hyman den Hartog and Edith Emily (Hubbard) den Hartog. Shirley graduated from Greenbelt High School in 1948. She was employed with the Federal Government...
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Elizabeth (Liz) Mary Medved, 54

Elizabeth (Liz) Mary Medved, 54

Elizabeth (Liz) Mary Medved, 54, of Mechanicsville, Maryland, passed away peacefully with her family by her side, October 21, 2021. She was born in Cheverly, Maryland on November 6, 1966, to Denis Joseph Moriarty and Ellen Theresa Moriarty “McAuliffe”. She was one (1) of three (3) children. She graduated from Elizabeth Seton High School...
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James Juston Coady, 88

James Juston Coady, 88

James Juston Coady, 88, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away peacefully on Friday, October 22, 2021 at Chesapeake Shores in Lexington Park, MD. He was born on August 6, 1933 in Washington, DC to the late, James Joseph Coady and Helen Katherine Hoffman. Jimmy met and married the love of his life, Shirley Mae Coady...
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Maria Olga Ruiz, 43

Maria Olga Ruiz, 43

Maria Olga Ruiz, 43 of California, MD (formerly of Milton, DE) passed away on October 26, 2021 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on December 20, 1977 in Santa Ana Pacueco, Mexico to the late Ramon Ruiz Delgado and Carmen Maciel Chanero of Mexico. Maria married Jose Carlos Herrera Esparza...
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Charles “Jerry” Gerard Wright, 85

Charles “Jerry” Gerard Wright, 85

Charles “Jerry” Gerard Wright, 85, of Myrtle Beach, SC (formerly of Upper Marlboro, MD) passed away peacefully on Monday, October 25, 2021 at Grand Strand Medical Center in Myrtle Beach, SC. He was born May 19, 1936 in Washington, DC to the late, John Patrick Wright and Mary C. Wright. As a young man,...
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Dennis Hardy, 73

Dennis Hardy, 73

Dennis Hardy, 73, of Great Mills, MD, passed away on October 22, 2021, at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown, MD. He was born on August 13, 1948, in Milwaukee, WI, to the late Allen Hardy and Lillie Mae (Mathews) Hardy. Dennis graduated from Union Grove High School, WI, in 1967. After graduation he...
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George Michael Sultage, Jr., 43

George Michael Sultage, Jr., 43

George Michael Sultage, Jr., 43, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away on Monday, October 18, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer.  His final days were spent at home surrounded by loving family and friends. George was born in Altoona, PA on May 15, 1978 to George Michael Sultage, Sr. and Bonnie Jean (Rumbarger) Sultage....
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Rosemary Combs Hinkle, 73

Rosemary Combs Hinkle, 73

Rosemary Combs Hinkle, 73, of Charlotte Hall, MD passed away peacefully at her home with her daughter by her side on Tuesday, October 26, 2021. Rosemary was born on May 17, 1948 in Hagerstown, MD to the late William Combs and Gladys (Buchanan) Combs. A proud mother, Rosi was the fierce defender of her...
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Allen Ray Richards (Al)

Allen Ray Richards (Al)

Allen Ray Richards (Al) of Loveville, Maryland entered eternal life and was born again on October 19, 2021, surrounded by his loving family. “Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me” Psalms 23:4 Born September 6, 1947 in Cleveland, Ohio....
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Francis “Frank” Woodrow Murphy, Jr., 51

Francis “Frank” Woodrow Murphy, Jr., 51

Francis “Frank” Woodrow Murphy, Jr., 51, of Hughesville, MD, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 22, 2021 at George Washington University Hospital in Washington, DC. He was born on March 24, 1970, in LaPlata, MD and was the loving son of Francis Woodrow Murphy, Sr. and the late Dorothy Ann Murphy. After graduating high...
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John Charles Piccinotti, 82

John Charles Piccinotti, 82

John Charles Piccinotti, 82, of Yardley, PA, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home. He was born on May 24, 1939 in Pomona, CA and was the son of the late John Joseph Piccinotti and Louise (Hartman) Piccinotti. John married the love of his life, Ann C....
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