• Easton

    Helen W. Barnett

    RHODESDALE — Helen W. Barnett, 87, of Rhodesdale passed away on Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law. View Full Notice ? Helen W. Barnett

  • Pocomoke City,  Salisbury

    Doris Taylor

    Doris Downs Taylor, 86, of Parsonsburg, beloved mother, grandmother and community icon, was called to her eternal resting place on January 21, 2015. Born on January 23, 1928 in Willards, MD, to Guthrie and Laura Downs, she wed her husband of 53 years, J. Edward Taylor in 1949. They made their home in Parsonsburg where she was very active in the community at Jerusalem United Methodist Church and the fire dept ladies auxiliary for many years. Doris retired in 1989 as Director of Nursing of the Surgical Suite at PRMC following a 42-year career as mentor, friend and mother to many she called her children. She then became an active…

  • Baltimore,  Kingsville

    Edmond Notarangelo

    On January 22, 2015, Edmond Notarangelo, Sr., beloved husband of Frances Notarangelo (nee Bayles); devoted father of Edmond Notarangelo, Jr., John Notarangelo, Rosemary Baroody and husband Joe, Julia Holland and husband Ron, Timothy Notarangelo, and Christina Bonham and husband Ken; also survived by 13 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews; loving brother of Mary Campagna and Joseph Notarangelo. A Christian Wake service will be held at the E.F. Lassahn Funeral Home, P.A., 11750 Belair Road (Kingsville) on Monday, January 26, 2015, at 7 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Stephen Church (Bradshaw) on Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at 11:00 AM. Interment Holly Hill Memorial Gardens.…

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

    Mr. Ronald Lagora Lancaster

    Ronald Lagora Lancaster of Chestertown, Maryland died on January 19, 2015 at his home. He was 83. He was born on July 18, 1931 in Mt. Savage, MD the son of the late George W. and Alice V. Crowe Lancaster. Mr. Lancaster graduated from Bell High School in Frostburg, MD. He served in the United States Army in Korea where he earned a bronze star in 1953. He also earned the Korean Medal and the United Nations Medal and was honorably discharged. In 1960 he married Karen Ridder; they made their home in Mt. Savage, MD. Mr. Lancaster worked with Coca Cola Company, working his way up to a supervisory…

  • Annapolis

    Rita M. Morison

    On Monday, January 17, 2015, at Virginia Hospital Center, Rita M. Morison, of Arlington, VA, passed peacefully from this life after a brief illness. Rita was born in Chelsea, MA on July 5, 1921. She was preceded in death by her husband William C. Morison. Loving mother of Marion Glass and the late William Morison, Jr. Adored grandmother of Elayne Humphrey and William Glass. Wonderful great-grandmother of Grason, Mackenzie, Norah and Turner. Rita will be cremated at Advent Funeral & Cremation Services in Falls Church, VA. The family will have a private burial at Arlington Cemetery at a later date. The post Rita M. Morison appeared first on Advent Funeral…

  • Hyattsville

    Dr. Ernest James Colvin

    Dr. Ernest James Colvin ( Age 84), of Glenwood, Maryland, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 20, 2015, at Gilchrist Hospice Care with his loving family by his side. A memorial mass will be offered at Saint Louis Roman Catholic Parish, 12500 Clarksville Pike, Clarksville, Maryland 21029 on Friday, February 06, 2015 at 11:00 AM. Interment Private. View Full Notice ? Dr. Ernest James Colvin

  • Parkville

    Diane Burns 1/22/2015 Baltimore, MD / Towson, MD / Parkville, MD

    On January 22, 2015 Diane Burns beloved daughter of the late William and Evelyn Burns and devoted sister of Susanne and husband William Skovira; and William M. and wife Celeste Burns. Loving aunt of William Skovira; Rachael Saxer and Hayley Burns, Friends are invited to a Gathering at The Johnson-Fosbrink Funeral Home, P.A. 8521 Loch Raven Blvd. (beltway exit 29-B) on Wednesday, January 28th, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. at which time a Memorial Service will be held. Inurnment private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her memory to American Diabetes Association 2002 Clipper Park Road, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21211 or at…

  • Dundalk

    Walter “Roger” Smertycha

         Viewing for Walter “Roger” Smertycha will be held Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 24 and 25, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. on both days at Kaczorowski Funeral Home, 1201 Dundalk Ave., with services Monday, Jan. 26, at 11:30 p.m. Interment will follow at Crownsville Veterans Cemetery.     {reg}He died Jan. 19 at his home on Bethlehem Avenue at the age of 64. A native of Germany, he emigrated to the U.S. in 1952 and served in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Catholic War Veterans and the VFW, as well as an avid collector of U.S.…

  • Pocomoke City,  Salisbury

    Marion Parsons

    Marion Franklin Parsons, Jr., 77, of Salisbury, passed away on Thursday, January 15, 2015 at George Washington University Hospital in Washington DC. Born on July 15, 1937, in Salisbury, he was the son of the late Marion Franklin Parsons, Sr. and Anna Maria Banks Parsons and the grandson of B. Frank and Eva Taylor Parsons and Granville and Zadie Dennis Banks. Frank was a 1955 graduate of Wicomico Senior High School and after graduation joined his father and grandfather in the family auto repair business, B. Frank Parsons and Son. After selling the family business in 1988, Frank joined the real estate agency Ahtes, Hanna McLaughlin (Long/Foster) and for twelve…

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

    Ms. Margaret June Wehnert

    (Margaret) June Wehnert (nee Lewis) passed away January 22, 2015 at Compass Regional Hospice in Centreville, MD. Born March 5, 1934, she was raised in St. Louis, MO, graduated from Ursuline Academy, Kirkwood, MO, and attended Springfield College, Springfield, IL. Dear mother of Kathleen Truitt, Michael, Lisa Burkey, and Lynn Mahr, dear mother-in-law, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and cousin. Private services will be held. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Compass regional Hospice, 255 Comet Drive, Centreville, MD 21617. View Full Notice ? Ms. Margaret June Wehnert

  • Hagerstown

    Geraldine Waldecker

    Geraldine R. “Gerry” Waldecker, 88, of Funkstown, MD, went to be with the Lord on January 23, 2015 at her home surrounded by family. Born May 25, 1926 in Vanderbilt, PA, she is the daughter of the late Robert M. and Alice (Bodkin) Welling. Gerry is survived by her husband of 61years, Emanuel H. “Mickey” Waldecker, they were married November 20, 1953. They lived in Rockville, Md for 32 years before moving to Funkstown in 1994. Gerry loved the Lord, was a member of Rockville Assembly of God, and lived her faith by collecting and restoring dolls and stuffed animals for 15 years; providing them to needy children in Washington…

  • Greensboro

    Helen Isabelle Gilmore

    Helen Isabelle Gilmore, 92, a long-time resident of the Caroline Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Denton died on Tuesday, January 20, 2015. Helen was born on August 27, 1922 in Goldsboro, the daughter of Walter and Anna Gertrude Burchard Emerson. She grew up in Queen Anne’s County and spent a great deal of time at the Ingleside home of her Aunt Oneida and Uncle Howard Burchard. Helen, known as Isabelle growing up, was like a sister to the Burchard girls, Eva (Knussman) and Mildred (Dallas). She married Charles Linder from Baltimore. They moved to Dundalk and lived in company housing for the Sparrows Point Bethlehem Steel plant where Charles worked.…