Obituaries

Daniel J. Swiderski, 56

Daniel J. Swiderski, 56 of Aquasco, MD passed away on March 25, 2014 at his residence. He was born on August 5, 1957 in Bethesda, MD to Mr. and Mrs. John Daniel Swiderski. Daniel considered Georgia, where he grew up, to be his real home town. Talented with his hands and blessed in a way...
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Lucille A. Cummings, 91

Lucille A. Cummings, 91

Lucille A. Cummings, 91 of Lexington Park, MD died peacefully in her sleep at Chesapeake Shores Nursing Center on March 19, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. She was born the last of 14 children by Italian Immigrants. She was the sole survivor, but is now being reunited. Lucille genuinely adored people. She loved making others laugh...
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Leo J. Hortch, 87

Leo J. Hortch, 87

Leo J. Hortch, AKA Leon J. Hortsch, 87 of York, PA passed away March 24, 2014 at Hanover Hall, York, PA. He was born August 9, 1926, on farm in Buckman, MN. He was the son of the late Frank Hortsch and the late Barbara Hortsch. In September 1945 he enlisted in the Navy,...
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Bertha “Imogene” Russell, 86

Bertha “Imogene” Russell, 86

Imogene Russell, 86, of Lexington Park, MD died March 25, 2014 at Covenant Hospice in Panama City, FL. Born February 24, 1928 in Tucker Hill, VA, she was the daughter of the late Ida and Randolph Thomas. She was the wife of Emmitt Russell, whom she married May 9, 1946. He preceded her in death...
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Lula Wilson

Lula Wilson

Peacefully on March 21, 2014, Lula Wilson entered into eternal peace. Family and friends will unite on Friday, March 28, 2014 at New Community (COGIC), 12435 Mattawoman Drive, Waldorf, MD from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at 11:00 a.m. Interment immediately following at Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, MD.
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Randy Alan Boarman, Sr., 48

Randy Alan Boarman, 48, of Hollywood, MD passed away on March 22, 2014 at his residence. He was born on October 30, 1965 in Hagerstown, MD to Thomas H. Boarman and Thelma J. (Pulliam) Boarman. Randy loved spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed motorcycles. In addition to his parents, Thomas &...
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Regenia M. Hamlin, 91

On Saturday, March 22, 2014, Regenia M. Hamlin, 91 of Chaptico, MD went home to be with the LORD. Regenia was born April 4, 1922 in Catlett, VA, the daughter of Margaret (Maggie) R. Pollard and Andrew W. Smith. She was the youngest of 11 children. She worked for 31 years for the Federal Government...
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Robert Allen “Bob” Hermann, 47

Robert Allen “Bob” Hermann, 47

Robert Allen “Bob” Hermann, 47 of St. Leonard, MD passed away peacefully at his residence on March 23, 2014. He was born on May 31, 1966 in Decatur, IL to Lynnette and Ronald Hermann. He married Melinda Kristie “Mindy” Parks on August 29, 2009 in Westminster, MD. Bob graduated from Sullivan High School in...
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Elaine H. Hennessy, 78

Elaine H. Hennessy, 78

Elaine H. Hennessy, 78 of Solomons, MD and formerly of Plymouth, PA passed away on March 19, 2014 at Washington Hospital Center, Washington, D.C. Elaine was born on December 9, 1935 in Wilkes-Barre, PA to the late Anthony Joseph Rovinski and Helen Legus Rovinski. Elaine graduated from Hanover Township High School, Hanover, PA in...
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Kenneth “Kenny” Michael Woodburn, 24

Kenneth “Kenny” Michael Woodburn, 24

Kenneth “Kenny” Michael Woodburn, 24 of Leonardtown, MD passed away on March 21, 2014 in Leonardtown, MD. Born on September 4, 1989, he was the loving son of Debbie Bowles Woodburn companion (Jimmy Knott) of Hollywood, MD and Charles David Woodburn, Jr. (Marie) of Leonardtown, MD. Kenny is survived by his siblings; Jennifer Ann...
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John B. Abell, 80

John B. Abell, 80

John B. Abell, 80 of Clements, MD passed away on March 22, 2014 at his residence. Born on October 2, 1933 in Clements, MD, he was the loving son of the late John Lee and Agnes Abell. John was the loving husband of the late Barbara Ann Abell, whom he married in St. Johns...
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Carroll “Pop” Webster Morgan, 66

Carroll “Pop” Webster Morgan, 66

Carroll “Pop” Webster Morgan, 66 of Mechanicsville, MD passed away March 22, 2014 at his residence. Born April 24, 1947 in Leonardtown, MD, he was the son of Carroll Richard Morgan and Mary Madeline Wathen Morgan. Carroll worked for 45 years as a brick mason owning and operating his own company. He was a...
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William H. Woodland, Sr.

William H. Woodland, Sr.

Peacefully on March 22, 2014, William H. Woodland, Sr. entered into eternal peace. Family and friends will unite on Saturday, March 29, 2014 at Holy Ghost Catholic Church, 15848 Rock Point Road, Newburg, MD from 9:00 a.m. until time of service at 10:00 a.m. Interment immediately following at Holy Ghost Catholic Church Cemetery, Newburg,...
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Hazel “Boots” Lorene Daughtridge Hobgood Ulrich, 81

Hazel “Boots” Lorene Daughtridge Hobgood Ulrich, 81

Hazel “Boots” Lorene Daughtridge Hobgood Ulrich, 81 of Lexington Park, MD passed away at the Southern Maryland Hospital Center on Tuesday, March 18, surrounded by her family after fighting a hard battle with heart disease. Boots was born August 9, 1932 in Rocky Mount, NC to Robert Raymond “Pat” and Emma “Lo” Lorene Daughtridge....
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Janice Darlene (Armstrong) Somerville

Janice Darlene (Armstrong) Somerville

Janice Darlene Somerville, 56 of Abell, MD, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on March 19, 2014. Janice was born May 21, 1957 to Ada Armstrong and John Aloysius Carter. She was raised and adored by John F. (Tit) Carter and Dorothy (Armstrong) Carter in Avenue, MD. She attended and graduated from...
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Estelle Mae Arleo, 89

Estelle Mae Arleo, 89

Estelle Mae Arleo, 89 of Solomons, MD passed peacefully on March 16, 2014. She was born August 28, 1924 in Norfolk, VA to William Christian and Stella Mae Wolfe residing in Norfolk VA and Washington Metropolitan Area. She was preceded in death by her husband Dominick. Estelle’s happy and gratifying life was a result...
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Henry Joseph “Hank” Kanowicz, 86

Henry Joseph “Hank” Kanowicz, 86

Henry Joseph Kanowicz was born in Shamokin, PA on January 13, 1928 to John Kananowicz and Johanna Jurasz. He grew up in the coal mining regions of PA. He finished his public school education at Coal Township High School in PA in 1945. He served in the US Navy from December 1945 to October...
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Delora Mae “Penny” Lawrence, 84

Delora Mae “Penny” Lawrence, 84

Delora Mae “Penny” Lawrence, 84 of La Plata, MD, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on March 19, 2014. Born October 9, 1929, in Wilson, NC, to the late James Arthur Tart and Carrie Iona Bass Tart. Penny graduated from Anacostia High School in 1947. She worked at Haley and Rivkin Insurance Company...
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William Andrew (Andy) Lacey, 69

William Andrew (Andy) Lacey, 69

William Andrew (Andy) Lacey, 69 of Leonardtown, MD passed away on March 14, 2014. William worked and retired from State Highway Administration with 30 years of service. Andy spent his life a hard working honest man both a skilled heavy equipment operator and a farmer. He enjoyed fishing, crabbing and duck hunting. He also...
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Marian Edythe Jones, 85

Marian Edythe Jones, 85

Marian Edythe Jones, 85 of St. Inigoes, MD died March 15, 2014 at the Hospice House of St. Mary’s.Born October 26, 1928 in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of the late John Keithley and Amelia Christina Keithley. Marian loved gardening and was a member of the gardening club. She enjoyed quilting, boating with...
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Julia Lingner (Long) Quade, 89

Julia Lingner (Long) Quade, 89

Julia Lingner (Long) Quade, 89 of California, MD died peacefully at the St. Mary’s Nursing Center, Leonardtown, MD. She was born on March 30, 1924 in Oraville, MD, the daughter of the late James Matthew Long and Julia Dorothy Long. Julia was the loving wife of the late William R. Quade, Sr., whom she married...
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Rena Mae Smith, 59

Rena Mae Smith, 59

Rena Mae Smith, 59 of Lusby, MD passed away suddenly on March 16, 2014 at her residence. She was born on September 4, 1954 in Dover, DE to Rev. Dr. Rudy C. Brooks and the late Lou Ella Brooks. Rena graduated from Great Mills High School in 1974 and continued her education at the...
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Carlos L. Fields

Peacefully on March 16, 2014, Carlos Fields, Sr. departed this earthly life. He is survived by his loving wife Jeanette; children, Spencer, Kenneth and Patrice; siblings, Saturio, Alonzo, Juaquine and Irena Fields, Carlita McDonald, Chinita Jones and Yvette Buckman; four other children from a previous marriage, 11 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and a host of...
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Joyce Elaine Brown Young, 61

Joyce Elaine Brown Young, 61

Joyce Elaine Brown Young, 61 of Bryans Road, Maryland, passed away peacefully on March 17, 2014. Family will unite with friends on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 9:00 am until time of service at 10:30 am at Gospel Tabernacle of Prayer Church, 24516 Budds Creek Road, Clements, MD. Interment to follow at Ebenezer AME...
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Raymond George Dilworth, 81

Raymond George Dilworth, 81

Raymond George Dilworth, 81 of  Valley Lee, MD passed away peacefully at his home on March 17, 2014, surrounded by his family. Born on July 28, 1932, in Jamaica, NY to the late Denis D.A. Dilworth and Agnes Gertrude Marie Ryan. He was number 13 of 15 children of which three remain; Agnes Rohr,...
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