• Silver Spring

    OLIVERIO, Kathleen M.

    KATHLEEN MOORE OLIVERIO Kathleen “Katie” Moore Oliverio, age 81, of Bethany Beach Delaware and formerly of Silver Spring, Maryland, passed peacefully in her home on January 4, 2015, surrounded and embraced by her loving family members, after waging a courageous battle with cancer. A vivacious, fun-loving and fiercely loyal Irish-American woman who hailed from Cincinnati, Ohio, she was the devoted and cherished wife of 61 years to Dr. Vincent T. Oliverio, also of Bethany Beach. Known to her family and many life-long friends as “Katie O”, she was small in stature, but considered a giant of a person who possessed an indomitable spirit and zest for life, family, work and especially…

  • Winfield

    Ruth Drought

    Ruth Spink Drought, 96 of Annapolis Died Saturday, January 3, 2015 She was the spouse of the late Arthur Bernard Drought. Mrs. Drought was born April 28, 1918 in Jacksonville, IL the daughter of the late Earl Morrison Spink and Late Lytie Snodday Spink. She was a collector of Antiques, loved to read, Enjoyed Interior Design and Volunteered at Londontowne Publick in Annapolis, MD Surviving are Son and Daughter-in-law Richard and Barbara Drought of Winfield, Son and Daughter-in-law Mike and Judy Drought of Greenville, NC, Son and Daughter-in-law Arthur Bernard and patty Drought of Baltimore, Sister Martha Brasel, Brother and Sister-in-law Sam and Jane Spink. Grandchilden Tyler Link and Dara…

  • Baltimore

    Doris Mary Marshall

    On January 3, 2015 Doris Mary Marshall (Nee Shears) Dearest Wife of John Lee Marshall. Devoted Mother of Robert J. Gleason and his Wife Erica, Dawn M. Phaneuf and her Husband Robert W., John, Brenda, Mary, Eddie, George, Butchy and Sherry Marshall and the late Buddy Marshall and Sammy, Freddie and Mary Holder. Loving Sister of Sarah Canapp. Beloved best friend of Evelyn Smith. Loving Grandmother of Robert and Tiffany Gleason, Robert, Nevaeh and Paul Phaneuf, Tina Austin, Robin Lakey and a host of Marshall Grandchildren. Also survived by many other loving Great Grandchildren, relatives and friends. Family invite friends to call at the Charles L. Stevens Funeral Home, Inc.…

  • Ellicott City

    David Marquette

    On January 4, 2015, David D. Marquette of Ellicott City, devoted father of Meghan Marquette and Christopher Marquette, loving son of Amelia (Dawson) and the late Charles Marquette and brother of Jim and Steve Marquette. Friends may call at Slack Funeral Home, P.A., 3871 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City, MD 21043, on January 16, 2015, from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. Funeral services will be held at Glen Mar United Methodist Church, 4701 New Cut Road, Ellicott City, MD 21043 on January 17, 2014 at 11 A.M. In lieu of flowers donations may be made the The Fund For Johns Hopkins Medicine, 750 East Pratt Street, 17th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202…

  • Easton

    William D. Horney

    EASTON — William Dawson Horney, “Bill” died on January 5, 2015 at Talbot Hospice House. He was 58. View Full Notice ? William D. Horney

  • Pocomoke City,  Salisbury

    Patricia Griffith

    Patricia Ann Griffith, 78, of Eden, passed away on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at her residence. Born in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Jesse Robert Thompson and Ines Jenkins Stant. Pat was a loving wife, mother and great grandmother. She enjoyed her pets, especially “Pebbles”. She also enjoyed watching movies, listening to music and spending time with her family. She is survived by her devoted husband of 59 years, Raymond Griffith; 6 children, Brenda Griffith of Baltimore, Debra Griffith of Pasadena, Linda Lebo of Eden, Madeline McLaughlin of Pasadena, Gordon Griffith, Sr. of Pasadena and Raymond Griffith, Jr of Selbyville; 10 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren; and…

  • Baltimore

    Alice K. Voelkel

    Alice K. Voelkel, a benefactor of urban schools who was a 37-year trustee and former president of her family’s Knott Foundation, died of an aneurysm Dec. 28 at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The longtime Roland Park resident was 82. View Full Notice ? Alice K. Voelkel

  • Parkville

    Brian F. Murphy 1/7/2015 Baltimore, MD / Towson, MD / Parkville, MD

    On January 7, 2015 Brian F. Murphy beloved husband of Mary “Cathy” Murphy and dear son of the late Basil, Florence and Helen Murphy. Loving brother of Basil C. Murphy, Jr; Jerome E. Judge and Debra A. Sowers. Also survived by many loving family and friends. Friends may call at The Johnson-Fosbrink Funeral Home, P.A., 8521 Loch Raven Blvd. (beltway exit 29-B) on Sunday, January 11, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. , where all are invited to attend a Catholic Prayer Service on Monday, January 12, at 9 A.M. Interment in Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in his memory…

  • Dundalk

    High school journalism award contest now open

        The Maryland/Delaware/District of Columbia Press Foundation is now accepting applications for its Michael S. Powell High School Journalist of the Year award. The annual award honors an outstanding staff member of a Maryland, Delaware or District of Columbia high school newspaper (print or online) with a $ 1,500 cash scholarship.     Applicants must be seniors. Preference will be given to applicants who plan to study journalism in college. The winner will be selected by a panel of editors from MDDC member publications and will be notified by early March. The presentation of the award takes place at the MDDC Editorial Awards ceremony on Friday, May, 1, at the Westin…

  • Carroll County

    Allen, Gladys V.

    On Tuesday, January 6, 2015 of Manchester, Maryland; beloved wife of the late Elmer F. Allen; mother of George L. (Ellen) Allen of Manchester,… View Full Notice ? Allen, Gladys V.

  • Centreville,  Chester,  Chestertown,  Easton,  Millington,  Rock Hall

    Kirk William Johnson

    CENTREVILLE – Kirk William Johnson, 31, of Centreville, died Jan. 5, 2015 while visiting family in Abbottstown, PA over the holidays. Mr. Johnson was born Nov. 8, 1983 in Silver Spring, MD. He was the son of Eric B. Johnson, Sr. and Janet W. Johnson, previous residents of Centreville. He graduated from Queen Anne’s County High School in 2001 where he played football for the Lions. While he could be quiet and shy at times, he established a reputation of having a brilliant sense of humor, a quick wit, a genuine sense of friendship and concern for others, and a willingness to serve others before ever beginning to think of…

  • Denton,  Pocomoke City,  Salisbury

    Luciette Beaulieu

    Luciette R. “Lucy” “Madame Beaulieu” (Roy) Beaulieu, 88, of 230 Ryan Street, Gardner, died peacefully Saturday, January 3, 2015 in her residence. Born in Berlin, NH on October 30, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Phillip and Alice (Dubois) Roy. Luciette graduated from Berlin High School of Berlin, NH. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in English from the University of New Hampshire and her Master’s in Education from Fitchburg State University. Luciette was a school teacher in the Leominster Public School Department for 20 years, retiring in 1988. During WWII she was employed by the United States Naval Department in Washington, D.C. She was a member of Our…