• Winfield

    Maria Rubio

    Maria Consuelo Rubio (nee Larach), age 70, of Windsor Mill, MD, died Saturday, December 27, 2014 at Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, MD. She was born October 31, 1944 in San Pedro Sula, Honduras the daughter of the late Juan D. Larach and the late Nelly Rubio Larach. She worked at Turf Valley as a waitress. She was the wife of the late Wilfredo Pena. She was the mother of Mery, Jorge, Reniery, Nelly, Will, Diana, Claudia and Rolando. She also is survived by 20 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Friends may call at the Burrier-Queen Funeral Home & Crematory, PA, 1212 W. Old Liberty Road, Sykesville (Beside South…

  • Ellicott City

    Maria De Robertis

    On January 8, 2015, Maria A. “Giuliana” De Robertis, beloved wife of the late Maurice P. De Robertis, loving mother of Maria Pia Del Buono, Jacqueline D. Rathbun and their husbands, dear sister of Salvatore Matera, cherished grandmother of Anthony and Giuliana Del Buono and Matthew and Kevin Rathbun. Friends may call Tuesday 6-9 p.m. at the Slack Funeral Home, P.A., 3871 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City, MD, 20143. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday 10 a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Parish, 8300 Old Columbia Rd., Fulton, MD 20759. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. View Full Notice ? Maria De Robertis

  • Easton

    Wayne L. Moore

    SEAFORD, DEL. — Wayne L. Moore, age 65, of Seaford, DE, died on Thursday, January 1, 2015. View Full Notice ? Wayne L. Moore

  • Baltimore,  Kingsville

    Malisa Dunkes

    Melisa Leonna (Tuft) Dunkes, age 48, of Baltimore, MD, passed away on January 5, 2015. Melisa was born on September 11, 1966 in Baltimore and resided in the metropolitan area for most of her life. She was a 1984 graduate of Perry Hall High School and spent her professional career as a registered nurse, providing compassionate care to many. Melisa had a spark and an infectious sense of humor and laugh that will be missed. Melisa is survived by partner and best friend, Robert Charles Dunkes, children, Robert Charles Dunkes Jr. and Joshua Everett Dunkes; parents John and Brooke Tuft, and sisters Denise Elson and Jonnette Sibson. A memorial service…

  • Denton,  Pocomoke City,  Salisbury

    Roland St. Laurent

    Roland R. St. Laurent, 68, of Leominster, formerly of Gardner and Pinellas Park, FL, died peacefully, Monday, January 5, 2015 in Valley Stream Rehab and Nursing Center of Fitchburg, following a long illness. Born in Gardner on September 25, 1946, he was the son of the late Romeo and Lucy (Therrien) St. Laurent. Roland graduated from Gardner High School of Gardner with the Class of 1966. He was a United States Vietnam War Marine Corps Veteran and received the National Defense Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with one star, Vietnam Campaign Medal with device, Good Conduct Medal, Navy Unit Citation and RVN Cross of Gallantry with palm and frame. He was…

  • Baltimore

    Jacqueline Watts

    Jacqueline “Jackie” Watts, the former editor of The East Baltimore Guide who became an Enoch Pratt Free Library editor and graphic designer, died of cancer Dec. 30 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. She was 61 and lived in Greektown. View Full Notice ? Jacqueline Watts

  • Dundalk

    Milton F. Brzozowski Sr.

        Former polka radio show host Milton F. Brzozowski Sr. died Dec. 29 from complications of diabetes at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He was 85 and had lived on 47th Street in Dundalk since 1957.     {reg}He and Connie, his wife of 60 years, hosted a Happy Music Time and Polka Jamboree on WJRO-AM and other radio stations for over 36 years. The couple also organized annual group gatherings called “Polka Motions” in Wildwood, N.J., and Ocean City, Md. She survives him.     Born and raised in Canton, the son of the late Walter and Josephine Brozozowski was the youngest and last survivor of 12 siblings. He graduated from…

  • Greensboro

    Roland James Taylor

    Roland Taylor, 102, of Dover, DE formerly of Greensboro, MD passed away on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at home surrounded by family. He was born on March 19, 1912 to the late Theodore and Florence Stockley Taylor. Mr. Taylor had been a millwright for the Local 1545 Union, Delaware City. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife Mary C. Taylor, son Teddy Taylor and brother Denny Taylor. He is survived by his companion of 30 years Ann Taylor, daughter Ruth Yewell, stepson Chris Kirby and stepdaughter Ann Deford, 4 grandchildren Tamra Parker, Mary Ellen Caldwell, Sherry Taylor and Karen Taylor, stepgranddaughter Kaitlyn Kirby, 6…

  • Carroll County

    Drought, Ruth

    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… View Full Notice ? Drought, Ruth

  • Hagerstown

    Arch Moore Jr., charismatic W.Va. governor convicted of corruption, dies at 91

    Arch A. Moore Jr., a charismatic populist who served six terms in Congress and three terms as governor of West Virginia before being convicted in 1990 on widespread corruption charges and having his law license revoked, died Jan. 7 in Charleston, W.Va. He was 91.Read full article >> View Full Notice ? Arch Moore Jr., charismatic W.Va. governor convicted of corruption, dies at 91