Obituaries

Ethel H. Cox, 88

Ethel H. Cox, 88

Ethel H. Cox, 88, of Prince Frederick, MD passed away on February 29, 2012 in Prince Frederick, MD. She was born on June 14, 1923 in Stoakley, MD to William and Ethel M. Rawlings Hodges. She was raised on the banks of the Patuxent River near Leitches Warf with her four brothers and two...
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Michael “Mike” Glen Mays, Sr., 64

Michael “Mike” Glen Mays, Sr., 64

Michael “Mike” Glen Mays, Sr., 64, of Mechanicsville, MD formerly from Baltimore, MD., died on March 1, 2012 , in Leonardtown, MD.  Born December 23, 1947 in Baltimore, Maryland he was the son of the late Mildred Margaret “Stapleton” and Raymond Stanley Mays, Sr.  Michael is survived by his loving wife Margaret Peggy Mays...
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Helen Marie “Owens” Potts, 71

Helen Marie “Owens” Potts, 71

Helen Marie “Owens” Potts, 71, of Chaptico, MD, died on March 2, 2012 in Bushwood, MD. Born on November 8, 1940 she was the daughter of the late Marie B. “Heard” and Thomas J. Owens.  She was the loving wife of the late Leonard Allen Potts whom she married on May 19, 1962 in...
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Donald James Milliken, 77

Donald James Milliken, 77

Donald James Milliken, (Major USAF Ret.) of Upper Marlboro, Maryland, died on March 1, 2012 at the age of 77.  He was born on April 4, 1934 in East Palestine, Ohio to Edward and Vera Clare Milliken.  In 1956, Donald married Wilda “Carol” Wilde.  In July, 1957 he joined the United States Air Force. ...
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Michael John Schmitt Jr., 44

Michael John Schmitt Jr., 44

Michael John Schmitt Jr., 44 of Great Mills, MD died suddenly, at Washington Hospital Center on February 25, 2012. Born April 20, 1967, in California; he was the son of Dorothy Marie Schmitt (Havel) of California and the late Michael John Schmitt Sr. Michael worked at Dynacorp, as an airplane mechanic for the past...
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Marsha Ann Jinnette, 57

Marsha Ann Jinnette, 57

Marsha Ann Jinnette, 57 of Lusby, MD passed away on February 25, 2012 at Calvert Memorial Hospital, Prince Frederick, MD. She was born on November 4, 1954 in Bellwood, WV to the late Alma Ruth and Ivan Merciful Jinnette. Marsha worked for Safeway as a Sales Associate.  Marsha was preceded in death by her...
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Lucille Wood, 93

Lucille Wood, 93

Lucille Wood, 93, of St. Leonard, MD, passed away at her home February 27, 2012. She was born on June 5, 1918 in Prince Frederick, MD to the late Alvin and Lilly Jones Buckler. Besides her parents, Lucille is predeceased by her husband Carroll C. Wood, son Warren A. Wood and siblings, Marguerite Gettier,...
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Richard J. Whitaker, 78

Richard J. Whitaker, 78

On February 25, 2012, Richard J. Whitaker died peacefully at home in Waldorf, MD after a long battle with multiple health issues. He was born October 29, 1933 in Olathe, Kansas to the late Don and Nancy Whitaker. He was the second youngest of seven. His younger brother Phil and his wife, Carrie still...
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Mary Hope Mullen, 90

Mary Hope Mullen August 15, 1921 – February 26, 2012 Visitation: Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.  Thursday, March 1, 2012 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM Services: Holy Ghost Catholic Church  Thursday, March 1, 2012 11:00 AM Cemetery Services: Holy Ghost Catholic Church Cemetery  Thursday, March 1, 2012 12:15 PM  
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Armand John Ferraro “Chef AJ”, 43

Armand John Ferraro “Chef AJ”, 43

Armand John Ferraro “Chef AJ”, 43 of California, MD formerly of Endicott, NY died Friday, February 24, 2012 at St. Mary’s Hospital.  Born June 18, 1968 in Endicott, NY he was the son of Mary Ann and Armand Joseph Ferraro. Armand is survived by his sons Michael and Alex Ferraro of California, MD; brother...
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Donald Robert “Don” Wooldridge, 66

Donald Robert “Don” Wooldridge, 66

Donald Robert “Don” Wooldridge, 66, of Dunkirk, MD passed away February 20, 2012 at Calvert Memorial Hospital in Prince Frederick, MD. Don was born October 21, 1945 in Boston, Massachusetts to Frances (Rice) and Milo A. Wooldridge. He lived with his family in various naval installations all over the world where his father was...
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Mary Elizabeth Doss, 77

Mary Elizabeth Doss, 77

Mary Elizabeth Doss, 77, of Lusby, MD formerly of Covington, VA passed away on February 22, 2012 in Prince Frederick, MD. She was born on November 11, 1934 in Covington, VA to the late George Dewey and Lucille Grady Tingler. She was the loving wife to Linwood Beauford Doss whom she married on September...
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Margaret L. Langley, 89

Margaret L. Langley, 89

Margaret L. Langley, 89 of Solomons, MD passed away on February 21, 2012 at Calvert Memorial Hospital. She was born on March 29, 1922 in Glen Burnie, MD to the late James and Lucy Lockerman. She was the beloved wife to James Leroy “Pepper” Langley whom preceded her in death on August 12, 2001....
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Margaret Elizabeth Bowen Ogden, 91

Margaret Elizabeth Bowen Ogden, 91

Margaret Elizabeth Bowen Ogden, 91, of Port Republic, MD passed away on February 19, 2012 at her home. She was born in Prince Frederick, MD on September 17, 1920 to the late Irving and Fannie M. Bowen.  She had a prolonged bout of heart problems and was pre-deceased by her husband Robert Earl Ogden,...
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Tina Marie Hillegas

Tina Marie Hillegas

Tina Marie Hillegas, 48 of Lusby, MD formerly of Ellicott City, MD passed away suddenly on February 18, 2012 at her residence. She was born on September 6, 1963 in Cheverly, MD to Jean Viola Richards Powers. Tina graduated from Bowie High School in 1981, the University Maryland in 1996 and from the University...
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Marionlee “Micky” Schaeffer, 62

Marionlee “Micky” Schaeffer died on February 18, 2012, at her home in Prince Frederick, MD, at the age of 62. Micky was born on November 5, 1949 in Youngstown, Ohio.  She has lived in Calvert County since 1989 and worked for the Genson Insurance Agency as an Insurance Agent since 1989. She is the...
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Richard Arthur Wathen, 78

Richard Arthur Wathen, 78

Richard Arthur Wathen, 78, of Leonardtown, MD died February 20, 2012 in Callaway, MD.  Born on July 8, 1933, he was the son of the late Arthur M. Wathen and Mary Effie Lacey Wathen. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth L. Abell Wathen whom he married...
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Daniel “Dan” Charles Darney, 51

Daniel “Dan” Charles Darney, 51, of California, MD died at his residence on February 17, 2012.  Born on January 31, 1961 in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Vera Mae Darney and George Frederick Darney, III.   Dan is survived by his siblings;  Linda Zimmerman (Nathan) of Amhearst, VA, Eve Moreno of...
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Sherman H. Smith, 95

Sherman H. Smith, 95

On Thursday February 16, 2010, Sherman H. Smith, 95 of Fort Washington, MD. died at his home.  He was the son of the late Maude Dean and Umphrey Winfield Smith. Beloved husband of the late Helen Mattingly Smith whom he married at Mt. Zion Methodist Church in Laurel Grove, MD. on July 30, 1938....
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Jessie Mae Woodfield Gott, 82

Jessie Mae Woodfield Gott, 82

Jessie Mae Woodfield Gott, 82, of Galesville, MD passed away February 17, 2012 at Heritage Harbour Health and Rehabilitation Center, Annapolis, MD. Jessie was born March 5, 1929 in Galesville to Albert W., Sr. and Louise M. (Hopkins) Woodfield. She was raised in Galesville where she attended Galesville Elementary, and Southern Jr. and Sr....
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Frances “Frank” Fisiorek

Frances “Frank” Fisiorek

Frances “Frank” Fisiorek Visitation February 22, 2012 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 P.M. Location: Rausch Funeral Home – Owings, MD Mass of Christian Burial February 23, 2012 11:00 A.M. Location: Saint John Vianney Catholic Church Inurnment Location: Saint John Vianney Cemetery Memorial Contributions American Cancer Society Calvert County Unit P.O. Box 752 Prince...
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Laura Ellen Brooks Smith, 47

Laura Ellen Brooks Smith, 47

Laura Ellen Brooks Smith, 47, of Tall Timbers, MD died from cancer 14 February, 2012, at her residence. Born 29 March 1964 in Takoma Park, MD, she was the daughter of the late Leonard Paul and Ellen Dawn Brooks. She was most recently employed by DCS Corporation in Lexington Park, MD. She is survived...
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Marjorie “Jean” Gates Beverage , 79

Marjorie “Jean” Gates Beverage , 79

Marjorie “Jean” Gates Beverage , 79, of Charlotte Hall died February 10, 2012 at home surrounded by her loving family . Born December 28, 1932 in Silesia Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Theodore P. and Annie L. Raum Gates. She was the wife of Ellsworth “Jack” Beverage, whom she married on...
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Barbara Ann Zanelotti, 71

Barbara Ann Zanelotti, 71

Barbara Ann Zanelotti, 71, of Prince Frederick, MD formerly of District Heights, MD passed away on February 9, 2012 in St. Mary’s Hospital, Leonardtown, MD. She was born on May 26, 1940 in Washington, D.C. to the late Jerome L. and Margaret Maud Zanelotti. Barbara attended Suitland High School and moved from Prince George’s...
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Darlene Mary Bowen, 66

Darlene Mary Bowen, 66

Darlene Mary Bowen, age 66, of Huntingtown, MD passed away February 9, 2012 at Calvert Memorial Hospital in Prince Frederick, MD with her family by her side. She was born July 26, 1945 in Washington, D.C. to James Edward and Mary Frances (Mockabee) Jones, was raised in Calvert County and attended Calvert High School....
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