Obituaries

Romayne Helen Osborn, 90

Romayne Helen Osborn, 90

Our beloved Mom, Romayne Helen Osborn (a.k.a. Mommom), of La Plata, MD, passed away on Thursday, August 2, 2018 at the age of 90. Romayne was born to William and Olga Lubitz on August 16, 1927 in Perham, MN. She grew up as the youngest of five and attended Perham High School. After high...
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Robert Margerum “Bob” Kirk, 72

Robert Margerum “Bob” Kirk, 72

Robert Margerum “Bob” Kirk passed away at the Hospice House of St. Mary’s on August 3, 2018 in Callaway, Maryland at the age of 72. He was born on September 13, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to David Baldwin Kirk and Dorothy Lorraine (Rickert) Kirk. He graduated from Susquehanna University with a degree in Biology....
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Virgil Ellis Pool, Sr. 94

Virgil Ellis Pool, Sr. 94

Virgil Ellis Pool, Sr. 94, of Leonardtown, MD (formerly of Miami, FL) passed away on Monday, August 6, 2018 at St. Mary’s Nursing Center in Leonardtown, MD with his family at his side. He was born on October 10, 1923 in Chambersburg, IL to the late Archie and Helen Metz Pool. In 1941 Virgil...
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Karen Yvonne Shipley, 63

Karen Yvonne Shipley, 63

Karen Yvonne Shipley, 63, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away on August 3, 2018, lovingly surrounded by her family. Karen was born to Thomas C. Shipley and Geraldine E. Jesse Shipley, in Baltimore, MD, on March 26, 1955. Karen graduated from Thomas Stone High School in 1973 and went directly to work with the C&P...
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Joseph “Joe” Charles Jackson, Sr., 64

Joseph “Joe” Charles Jackson, Sr., 64

Joseph “Joe” Charles Jackson, Sr., 64 of St. Inigoes, MD passed away on August 7, 2018 in Baltimore, MD. Born May 16, 1954 in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Louise Alice Jackson and Robert Lee Jackson. Joe is survived by his son Joe (Julie) Jackson, Jr., of Hollywood, MD, his...
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Michael Anthony Lee Sr., 52

Michael Anthony Lee Sr., 52

Michael Anthony Lee Sr. was born August 21st, 1965 in Leonardtown, MD. He unexpectedly passed on August 6th, 2018 at the age of 52. Michael was employed by Jimmy Richards and Sons Excavating Inc. for many years as a heavy equipment operator and pipe layer. He occasionally worked at Ye Old Town Cafe doing...
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Robert “Bobby” Aloysius Hill, 77

Robert “Bobby” Aloysius Hill, 77

Robert “Bobby” Aloysius Hill, 77, of Avenue, MD passed away on August 5, 2018. Bobby was born January 29, 1941 in Maddox, MD. He was the son of the late Zachary Joseph Hill Sr and Mary Edith Hill. Bobby was the loving husband of Catherine Norma Hill and is survived by their four children:...
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Timothy Andrew Quade, “Timmy Bone”, 39

Timothy Andrew Quade, “Timmy Bone”, 39

Timothy Andrew Quade, “Timmy Bone”, 39, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away on August 4, 2018. Born on November 18, 1978, he was the son of Carol Quade and Franklin Quade, Sr. of Mechanicsville, MD. Timmy is survived by his finance M. Dawn Delozier of Mechanicsville, MD. As well as his children; Jayden Quade, Gabriel...
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Shirley Butler

Shirley Butler

Shirley Butler went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Family and friends will unite on Saturday, August 18, 2018 from 10:00 am until time of service 11:00 am at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home, 2294 Old Washington Rd., Waldorf, MD. Interment immediately following at Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, MD. In lieu...
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Florence Bland

Florence Bland departed this earthly life on Thursday, August 2, 2018. Family and friends will unite 10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 11, 2018, with an 11:00 a.m service at Zion Baptist Church, 225 Byrne Street, Petersburg, VA 23803. Interment immediately following at Blandford Cemetery, Petersburg, VA.
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Richard Edward Bamberger, 79

Richard Edward Bamberger, 79

On Tuesday August 1,2018 at his home surrounded by family, Richard Bamberger of Waldorf, Maryland passed away at his residence after battling cancer. Dear husband for 43 years of Carolyn Bamberger who passed away in 2006, a beloved father survived by his son and daughter-in-law Richard J. and Jessica Bamberger, daughter and son-in-law Angela...
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William Robert “Bob” Greer, Sr., 80

William Robert “Bob” Greer, Sr., age 80, of Port Tobacco, MD, died August 3, 2018. Bob was son of the late Joseph Leroy Greer, Sr. and the late Marie Margaret (Flynn) Greer. Bob is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Betty Lou (Turner) Greer. Bob was a Retired Steamfitter with the Local...
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Gregory Paul Armstrong, 58

Gregory Paul Armstrong, 58

Gregory Paul Armstrong, 58, of Leonardtown, MD, passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018, at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital Center in Leonardtown, MD. He was born on June 20, 1960, in Charleston, SC, to the late Max Edward Armstrong and Ruth Genevieve Kimmel. On April 26, 1980, Greg married his beloved wife, Patricia, in New...
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Pennie Lee LaBarge, 76

Pennie Lee LaBarge, 76

Pennie Lee LaBarge, 76, of Lexington Park, MD passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital Center in Leonardtown, MD. She was born on October 29, 1941 in Plattsburgh, NY to the late Ralph Simpson and Marguerite Evelyn Stephens Simpson. Pennie is a graduate of Plattsburgh High School in New York....
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Robert “Bob” Addison Pike, 95

Robert “Bob” Addison Pike, 95

Robert “Bob” Addison Pike, 95, of Hollywood, MD formerly from Pikeville, NC passed away on August 1, 2018 in Midlothian, VA. Born on August 4, 1922 in Pikeville, NC. He was the son of the late Julia Alma Rockville Pike and Nathan Addison Pike. Bob was the loving husband of Elizabeth Julia Mozingo Pike,...
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Tamika Chantel Bryant, 42

Tamika Chantel Bryant, 42

Tamika Chantel Bryant, 42 of Lexington Park, MD, passed away on August 2, 2018. Family and friends will unite on Thursday, August 9, 2018 for visitation at 9:00 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 am at St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, 16922 St. Peter Claver Rd, St. Inigoes, MD 20684. Interment to...
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George Jerome Butler, Sr., 55

George Jerome Butler, Sr., 55

George Jerome Butler, Sr., 55 of Lexington Park, MD, entered into eternal rest on July 30, 2018 at the Washington Hospital Center. Family and friends will unite on Thursday, August 9, 2018 for visitation at 10 am until time of service at 11 am at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home, 38576 Brett Way, Mechanicsville, MD. Interment...
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James Ralph Kelly, 67

James Ralph Kelly, 67

James Ralph Kelly, 67 of Leonardtown, MD, passed away on August 2, 2018. Family and friends will unite on Saturday, August 11, 2018 for visitation at 10 am until time of service at 11 am at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home, 2294 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, MD.
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Selinda Martin

Selinda Martin

Peacefully on Thursday, August 2, 2018, Selinda passed away surrounded by her loving family. Friends may visit with the family on Friday, August 10, from 10 am until time of service 11 am at Spirit of Faith Christian Center located at 2261 Oxon Run Drive in Temple Hills, MD. Interment is private.
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Terecia Williams

Terecia Williams

Peacefully on Friday, July 27, 2018, Terecia went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by her loving family. Friends may unite with the family on Monday, August 6, from 10 am until time of Life Celebration Service at 11 am at Westphalia United Methodist Church located at 9363 D’Arcy Road in Upper Marlboro,...
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Charles David (Chuck) Downs, 58

Charles David (Chuck) Downs, 58

It is with great sadness that the family of Charles David (Chuck) Downs announces his passing on July 30, 2018 at the age of 58. Charles was the son of the late Buddy Downs. He is survived by his mother Elizabeth Downs, brother Jimmy Downs (Cindy), and his sister Sharon Barnes (Ron). He was...
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Sally Arlene Carter, 78

Sally Arlene Carter, 78

Sally Arlene Carter, 78, of Waldorf, Maryland, died on July 28, 2018 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. Born on November 18, 1939 in North Carolina, she was the daughter of the late Effie McKeel Ginn and Charlie Ginn. Sally Carter was a homemaker, Mom and Granny. She was an avid reader,...
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Mary Rose Isham, 79

Mary Rose Isham, 79

Mary Rose Isham, age 79 of La Plata, Maryland, died July 29, 2018 at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Virginia. Mary was a retired Medical Receptionist with doctors’ offices and at the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center in La Plata, Maryland for 40 plus years. She was a member of Maryland Point Baptist...
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Mary Emily “Tootie” Wrabley, 82

Mary Emily “Tootie” Wrabley, 82

Mary Emily “Tootie” Wrabley, 82 of Mechanicsville, MD passed away on July 30, 2018 at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital in Leonardtown, MD. Mary was the daughter of the late Edward Ray Burroughs and the late Esther Hancock Burroughs. She was born in Leonardtown, MD on February 9, 1936. Mary was a full-time Public Health...
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Ernest “Ernie” Joseph Keller, Jr., 82

Ernest “Ernie” Joseph Keller, Jr., 82

Ernest “Ernie” Joseph Keller, Jr., 82, of Waldorf passed away on July 29, 2018. Born March 5, 1936 in Washington D.C., he was the son of the late Ernest Keller Sr. and the late Rosina Hartman Keller. At the age of 20, Ernest Jr. followed in his father’s footsteps and opened his own business...
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