• Silver Spring

    CASEY, Paul F.

    PAUL FRANCIS CASEY (Age 89) On Wednesday, October 30, 2013, of Rockville, MD. Beloved husband of Janet Cassidy Casey; father of Patrick (Mary Ellen Scalley) Casey, Maureen “Mo” (Peter) Cappadona, Eileen Casey, Brian (Barbara) Casey, Sheila (Jerry) Cave, Margaret (the late Scott) Smith, Joannie (Clark) de Franceaux, Amy (Chris) Smith and the late Marianne Campbell Casey. Also survived by 15 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call at Shrine of the Most Blessed Sacrament, Western Ave. at Quesada St. NW, Washington, D.C. Monday, November 4, from 9:30 to 11 AM where Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 AM. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu…

  • Annapolis

    Sylvia Elsie Ellis

    SYLVIA ELSIE ELLIS On Monday, October 28, 2013 of Arlington, Va. Wife of the late Henry Ellis; loving mother of David, Richard, Bonita, Janine, Gerald and Robin. Also survived by 15 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, and her sister, Marilyn Demers. Services will be held at Christ Crossman United Methodist Church, 384 N Washington St Falls Church, VA 22046, on Tuesday, November 12 at 10:00am. Interment Quantico National Cemetery at 2:00pm. In lieu of flowers Memorial Contributions may be made to Capital Caring Hospice or the American Lung Association The post Sylvia Elsie Ellis appeared first on Advent Funeral & Cremation Services. View Full Notice ? Sylvia Elsie Ellis

  • Easton

    Gardenia Burton Javis

    HURLOCK — Gardenia Burton Javis, 70, answered the Lord’s heavenly call on October 8, 2013, at Dorchester General in Cambridge. Services were private and entrusted to Bennie Smith Funeral Home. Condole View Full Notice ? Gardenia Burton Javis

  • Hagerstown

    Jim Bradford, Olympic weightlifter, dies at 84

    Jim Bradford, who died Sept. 13 at 84, spent much of his life in quiet obscurity at the Library of Congress as an assistant bookbinder and a researcher. But he was a most unusual library employee — a 6-foot, 287-pound weightlifter and two-time Olympian. He could easily have been mistaken for a National Football League tackle, Washington Post sportswriter Shirley Povich once said of him. Read full article >>      View Full Notice ? Jim Bradford, Olympic weightlifter, dies at 84

  • Pocomoke City,  Salisbury

    Geraldine Harrison

    Geraldine “Gerry” Dewberry Harrison, 77, of Pocomoke City, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Maryland. Born on June 12, 1936 in Hurt, Virginia, she was a daughter of the late Willis E. Dewberry and the late Anna Mae Warden Dewberry. Gerry was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Pocomoke City having served as the teen Sunday school teacher for many years. She will also be remembered for the years she devoted to acknowledging gifts to the American Cancer Society. Her hobbies included bowling, square dancing and reading, but she considered her most important role was being a devoted wife,…

  • Dundalk

    Margaret Louise Collins

    circa 1950 Former Edgemere resident Margaret Louise Collins died Oct. 10 at FutureCare North Point of natural causes. She was 83.     {reg}Born in Pardee, Va., to John and Linda Collins, she and her late husband, James Collins Sr., raised their four children in Edgemere.      “She loved attending church and reading her Bible,” a family member said.    Son James Collins Jr., daughters Deborah Collins, Linda Frank and Donna Spemler, sisters Shirley Elkins, Peggy Duncan and Juanita Collins, 17 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren survive her.     Along with her parents and husband, sisters Irene Medlin and Pauline Collins and brother T.J. Collins preceded her in death.     Interment at Holly…

  • Ellicott City

    Hannah Saadat

    On October 29, 2013, Hannah Rose Saadat, of Clarksville, MD, beloved daughter of Seyed A. and Shahrzad Saadat, sister of Cyrus Saadat, granddaughter of Esmat and Seyed S. Saadat and Mahdokht and Ebrahim Khamnei. Friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Hannah’s Life on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4 p.m. at The Gathering Place, (River Hill Village Center), 6120 Day Long Lane, Clarksville, MD 21029. Interment Columbia Memorial Park. View Full Notice ? Hannah Saadat