Obituaries

Sandra June Delano “Boonie”, 72

Sandra June Delano “Boonie”, 72

Sandra June Delano “Boonie”, 72, of Chaptico, MD, formerly of Indian Head, MD passed away on April 16, 2018 in her home. Born on May 6, 1945 in Washington, DC she was the daughter of the late Betty June Scott Shotwell and Alfred Shotwell. Sandra is survived by her children; Buddy Willey (Pat) of...
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Cecil Matthew Norris, 75

Cecil Matthew Norris, 75

Cecil Matthew Norris, 75, of Laurel Grove, MD passed away on April 16, 2018 in Leonardtown, MD. Born on February 19, 1943 in Laurel Grove, MD is was the son of the late Jessie Mae Wood Norris and James Norman Norris. Cecil was the loving husband of Charlene Huseman Norris whom he married on...
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Guy Stanley Ewell, Jr, 99

Guy Stanley Ewell, Jr, 99

Guy Stanley Ewell, Jr, 99, of Hollywood, MD passed away on April 18, 2018 in Callaway, MD. Born on January 17, 1919, he was the son of the late Eunice Marie Brashear Ewell, and Guy S. Ewell, Sr. Guy was the loving husband of Alma Jean McKemy Ewell. He is survived by his children;...
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Karen “Amy” Wood, 56

Karen “Amy” Wood, 56

Karen “Amy” Wood, 56, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away on April 18, 2018 in Callaway, MD. Born on June 6, 1961 in Leonardtown, MD, she was the daughter of the late Shirley Wood and William Wood. Amy was the loving wife of the late Hoy “Bruce” Wood whom she married on September 12, 1987...
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Cynthia Joan Roper Parker, 93

Cynthia Joan Roper Parker, 93

Cynthia Joan Roper Parker, 93, died April 19, 2018 at her home. Born October 2, 1924 in London, UK, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Percy Roper and Eileen Jessie Lyttle of Reading, UK. She was the wife of Nicholson Parker whom she married on August 11, 1945 at St. Peter’s Church,...
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David “Warren” Reynolds, Sr., 69

David “Warren” Reynolds, Sr. age 69, was born January 19, 1949 in Pruden, Tennessee and died April 16, 2018 in Leonardtown, Maryland. He was a graduate of Fairborn High School in Fairborn, Ohio. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps and served his country from 1968 until 1972. After leaving the military he...
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Donald W. Megby, 71

Donald W. Megby, 71

Donald W. Megby, 71, of Great Mills, MD, lost his battle with cancer, Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Georgetown University Hospital surrounded by his loving family. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and friend who will be greatly missed by all. Don was born on November 29, 1946 in Fauquier County, Virginia to...
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Mark Olen Asp, 75

Mark Olen Asp, 75

Mark Olen Asp, 75 of Leonardtown, MD, formerly of Bradenton, FL, passed away on April 14, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Mark was born on October 12, 1942 in Helena, MT to the late Martin Oliver Asp and Vera Agnes Ruffcorn. Mark was a graduate of Trinity Evangelical Divinity School....
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Britain J. Gill, 29

Britain J. Gill, 29

Britain Gill passed away on Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Family and friends will unite on Thursday, April 26, 2018 from 10:00 am until time of service at 11:00 am at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home, 2294 Old Washington Rd., Waldorf, MD. Interment immediately following at Heritage Cemetery.
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Rita Elizabeth (Dickerson) Frederick, 94

Rita Elizabeth (Dickerson) Frederick, 94

On April 15, 2018, Rita Elizabeth (Dickerson) Frederick, 94, died peacefully at her home in Abell, MD. She departed this life surrounded by her loving family. Born on September 25, 1923 in Abell, MD, to the late George A. Dickerson and Elizabeth Rich. From her parents’ union, Rita was blessed with nine siblings. On...
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Brenda Darlene Dyson, 56

Brenda Darlene Dyson, 56

Brenda Darlene Dyson, 56 of Washington, DC (formerly of Avenue, MD), passed away on April 16, 2018. Family and friends will unite on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 for visitation at 10 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 21340 Colton Point Road, Avenue, MD 20609. Interment to...
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Calvin Thomas

Calvin Thomas departed this earthly life on Thursday, April 19, 2018. Family and friends will unite on Saturday, April 28, 2018 from 9:00 am until Mass of Christian Burial 10:00 am at Holy Ghost Catholic Church, 15848 Rock Point Rd., Issue, MD. Interment immediately following at Holy Ghost Church Cemetery.
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Kenneth Maxie Brown

Kenneth Maxie Brown

Peacefully on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, Kenneth Maxie Brown departed this earthly life in Washington, DC. Family and friends will unite on Monday, April 30, 2018 from 11:00am until time of service 12:00pm at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home 2294 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, MD 20601. Interment will be private.
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Cecelia Elizabeth “Betty” Thomas, 87

Cecelia Elizabeth “Betty” Thomas, 87

Cecelia Elizabeth “Betty” Thomas, 87, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at the Hospice House of St. Mary’s, surrounded by her loving family. She was born December 13, 1930 in Hollywood, MD to the late James Shorts and Mary Stevens. Betty was a lifelong resident of Southern Maryland and enjoyed...
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H.G. Hatcher, 83

H.G. Hatcher, 83

H.G. Hatcher, 83, died at home April 11, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. H.G. was born Feb. 2, 1935 in Floyd, Virginia. He married Marie Tolbert December 22, 1955, and they moved to Huntingtown, Maryland in 1956. They ran family-owned businesses in Calvert County including the Texaco gas station in Barstow, and Hatcher...
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Oliver Franklin “Frankie” Bowen, 68

Oliver Franklin “Frankie” Bowen, 68

Oliver Franklin “Frankie” Bowen, 68, of Lusby, Maryland passed away at his home on April 12, 2018 surrounded by family and friends. Born on June 22, 1949 in Huntingtown Maryland, he was the son of William Hamilton “Billy” Bowen, Sr. and Irvine Catterton Bowen. Born and raised on White Oak Farm, he carried his...
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Peter John “Pete” Facchina, 57

Peter John “Pete” Facchina, 57

Peter John “Pete” Facchina, 57, of Lusby, MD, and formerly of Hyattsville, MD, passed away on April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. Born March 9, 1961 in Cheverly, MD, he was the son of Joan (Kruger) Facchina and Charles B. Facchina, Jr. Pete graduated from Archbishop Carroll High School in 1979 and moved to...
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Selma Elizabeth Doctrow, 76

Selma Elizabeth Doctrow, 76

Selma Elizabeth Doctrow, age 76 of Nanjemoy, Maryland, died April 11, 2018 at her residence. Selma was a Meeting Planner for 25 years with the Earnst & Young Accounting Firm and was of the Baptist faith. She liked going to movies and traveling. She loved spending time with grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also...
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Harold Dee Herron, 89

Harold Dee Herron, 89

Harold Dee Herron, age 89 of Waldorf, Maryland, died April 10, 2018 at his residence. He was born June 30, 1928 in Arkansas and raised in Oklahoma. He was the son of Theodore M. Herron and Marcie E. Johnson. Harold was a retired U.S. Army Sgt. Major as well as Verizon Communications. He was...
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Myrtle McCoy Taylor, 98

Myrtle McCoy Taylor, 98

Myrtle McCoy Taylor passed away on April 9, 2018 at Sagepoint Nursing Home in La Plata, Maryland. She was born in Weeksbury, Kentucky on December 16, 1919 (98 years old) to Finnie Harrison Mc Coy and Nora Johnson Mc Coy. Myrtle was the second oldest of 9 siblings (six sisters and two brothers). Myrtle...
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Faith Grace Campbell, 75

Faith Grace Campbell, 75

Faith Grace Campbell, 75, of Great Mills, MD, passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital with her loving family at her side. She was born September 11, 1942 in Philadelphia, PA to the late John Garish and Mary Fenning Garish. On May 27, 1967, Faith married her beloved husband, William...
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Marvin Columbus Farrell, 82

Marvin Columbus Farrell, 82

Marvin Columbus Farrell, 82, of Brandywine, Maryland passed away on April 11, 2018. Born in Croom, Maryland on March 3, 1936 he was the son of the late Charles Farrell and the late Elanor Boswell Farrell. Marvin is survived by his wife of 57 years, Mary J. Farrell, his sons, Robert Farrell (Cheryl), Keith...
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John James Kilroy, III, 39

John James Kilroy, III, 39

John James Kilroy, III, 39 of Lexington Park, MD passed away on April 4, 2018 at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. John was born in Washington, DC on July 18, 1978 to John James Kilroy, Jr. and Debra Jean Hamilton Smith. John was a member of Southern Maryland Mustangs, Blue Oval Gang...
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Dr. Arthur Lee Poffenbarger, 84

Dr. Arthur Lee Poffenbarger, 84

Dr. Arthur Lee Poffenbarger, 84, of Charlotte Hall, MD, formerly of Charleston, WV, passed away surrounded by his family on Easer Sunday, April 1, 2018 at Lorien Healthcare in Mt. Airy, MD. Bill was born August 9, 1933, the son of Leonard Franklin and Virginia Jarrett Poffenbarger. In addition to his parents, he was...
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Louis Philip Cole, 61

Louis Philip Cole, 61

Louis Philip Cole, 61 of Mechanicsville Maryland, Passed-away on April 4, 2018, at St. Mary’s Hospital, in Leonardtown, MD. Louis was born on August 15, 1956 in LaPlata Maryland, to James Queen and Alice “Cecelia” Cole-Hicks. Louis spent his life on the farm. He was “well” received by ALL who knew him. Louis loved...
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