• Indian Head

    Clarence Carpenter, III

    Clarence Daniel Carpenter, III, 73, of La Plata, MD passed away on November 3, 2018 at home surrounded by his loving family.  Born November 16, 1944 in La Plata, MD.  He was the son of the late Clarence Jr. and Lucille Carpenter.  He was preceded in death by his infant son Keith D. Carpenter, 1975.  He is survived by his devoted wife Donna of 53 years, and daughter Karen (John) Shifflett of Faulkner, MD, sisters Lucy Clements (Steve) of La Plata, MD and Nancy Taylor…

  • Easton

    Hazel P. Newnam

    EASTON — Hazel Porter Newnam of Easton, our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, gained her wings on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018. At the time of her passing, she was at Bayleigh Chase in Easton. She had recently celebrated her milestone…

  • Easton

    Hazel Porter Newnam

    EASTON — Hazel Porter Newnam of Easton, our beloved Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother gained her wings on Friday, November 2, 2018. At the time of her passing, she was at Bayleigh Chase in Easton. She had recently celebrated her milestone…

  • Easton

    Judith Ann Dummeier

    ILLINOIS — Judith Ann “Judy” (Haun) Dummeier, 77, of Brookport, IL, passed away on Saturday, November 3, 2018 with her husband, son and daughter by her side. She was born August 2, 1941 to Cecil and Thelma Haun.

  • Silver Spring

    GRANATA, Raymond Lawrence

    Raymond Lawrence Granata (Age 85) On Friday, November 2, 2018, of Adelphi, MD.  Beloved husband of 57 years of Rosalie T. Granata; father of Maria, Julie, David, Karen and Peter; grandfather of Ben, Nathan, Fiona, Adam, Nicholas, Casey, Kyah and Kayley;  brother of Gloria Austin. Ray was proud to have served as a NASA scientist for 47 years.  Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD (Valet Parking) Thursday, November 8, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.  Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mark the Evangelist Church, 7501 Adelphi Road, Hyattsville, MD, on Friday, November 9,…

  • Cecil County

    Lucy Marion Truitt

    Lucy Marion Truitt of Elkton, Maryland went home to be with the Lord on November 2, 2018. She was born April 14, 1933 in Harlan County, Kentucky. Lucy was the daughter of the late William H. and Rosie Owens Halcomb.

  • Cumberland

    Cheryl (Reed) Ziegler

    The family of Cheryl (Reed) Ziegler wish to share word of her passing on October 31, 2018 at the age of 62. Cheryl will be greatly missed and lovingly remembered by her husband of 42 years Paul R. Ziegler Jr. She is the loving mother of Alexandra (Garett), step mother to Kathie Kirkland (Jeff), and Mark Babbage, Sister in Law to Ellen Florio (Richard), Nephews Sam (Denise), Sean (Dara), Chris (Katie). She is the proud Grammy of Colin, grandmother to Nicholas (Amy), Tanya (Aaron), Renee (Miles) and great grandmother to Rylee and Taryn. Cheryl was born on March 28, 1956 in Cumberland, Maryland to parents Ina and Bernard Reed (both…

  • Laurel

    Thelma Elaine Donald

    Services will be at noon Tuesday for Mrs. Thelma Elaine Donald, 70, of Laurel at Glade Baptist Church. Mrs. Donald passed away on Nov. 2, 2018 at South Central Regional Medical Center.

  • Lanham

    Robert M. Whitaker

    Colonel Robert M. Whitaker, passed away at his Arlington Virginia home, surrounded by his family on November 5, 2018 after a prolonged battle with heart disease. He was 95 years old.  He is survived by his son, Geoffrey W. Whitaker, his daughter, Valerie Bornemann, and grandsons, Geoffrey R. Whitaker and Adam A. Bornemann. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to hospice.  The post Robert M. Whitaker appeared first on Advent Funeral & Cremation Services.

  • Cecil County

    Fay Long

    Fay Long of Elkton, MD, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 2, 2018. Fay was born in Clay County, West Virginia, to the late William and Ethel (Dawson) Legg.

  • Easton

    T. William “Bill” McGinn

    T. William “Bill” McGinn passed away on Friday, November 2, 2018 at his home. He was 82. He was born on March 26, 1936 in Cambridge and was a son of the late William L. McGinn and Hazel Tubman Messick.

  • Silver Spring

    RIENZO, Francis X.

    FRANCIS X. RIENZO (age 85) On Saturday, November 3, 2018. Francis X. Rienzo was the Director of Athletics at Georgetown University from 1972 to 1999. During his tenure, Georgetown Athletics experienced unparalleled success and expansion, and by 1995 the number of varsity sports had grown from 11 to 26. Frank played a pivotal role in the creation of the Big East Conference, and Georgetown’s success in the Big East and nationally catapulted the University into the national spotlight. Frank arrived at Georgetown University in 1969 as Track Coach before transitioning to Director of Athletics in 1972. His positive influence and leadership reached thousands of students, faculty, staff, friends, and family.…

  • Indian Head

    Huguette Millar

    Huguette Cordero Millar, 90 of Port Tobacco, Maryland died October 31, 2018, at her home.  She was born March 12, 1928 in Avignon, France.  She was the daughter of Pierre L. Cordero and Virginia Ann Pedot Cordero.  Preceded in death by her husband John Paul Millar. Huguette was an Electronic Engineering Technician. at the Naval Ordinance Station, Indian Head, MD.  She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and travel. Grave side service will be held at 2 PM on Thursday, November…

  • Hagerstown

    M. Lorraine Schildt 91

    M. Lorraine Schildt, 91 Margaret Lorraine (Gantz) Schildt, 91, of S. Oller Ave., Waynesboro, Pa., died Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018, in her home. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, No…

  • Hagerstown

    Carl Bless 71

    Carl Bless, 71 Carl Richard Bless, 71, of Spotsylvania County, Virginia and Auburndale, Florida passed away Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at his home. Carl was a member of Mineral United Methodi…

  • Hagerstown

    Emma Plummer 93

    Emma Plummer, 93 Emma May Plummer peacefully passed away at Coffman Nursing Home on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018. She was born, Emma Lillich, on September 3, 1925, a daughter of the late Willaim and G…

  • Frederick County

    Robert Scates

    Robert Kent Scates, 61, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018. Kent was a native of Washington, D.C. and a former resident of Damascus, Maryland, before moving to the Peninsula in 1988. He graduated from Damascus High School in 1975…