• Easton

    Richard L. Manning Sr.

    Richard Louis Manning Sr., age 84, died on Dec. 14, 2018. He was born in Camden, N.J., on Aug. 22, 1934, to Helen Elva Lautterbauch and George A Manning. Helen, Richard and his aunt left Collingswood, N.J., to move to…

  • Cumberland

    Dorothy Dove Tosh

    Dorothy Dove Tosh of Sterling Care Frostburg Village in Frostburg, Maryland died there December 15, 2018. Born May 27, 1920 in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Elizabeth and Cornelius Vernon. She was educated in Baltimore, including the YMCA Business College and the Baltimore College of Commerce.  She received her library training at the Enoch Pratt Free Library.  As part of her library service in Baltimore she worked on a horse-drawn wagon that brought books from the library to the neighborhoods during the summer. In 1966 she was appointed librarian at the Penn Avenue School under the Title One Program.  Mrs. Tosh was also a substitute driver on…

  • Silver Spring

    LaPlante, Rita M.

    Rita M. LaPlante  (Age 87) On Thursday, December 13, 2018, of Beltsville, MD. Beloved wife for 64 years of John “Jack” LaPlante; mother of Denise (Jay) Kenty, John (Cheryl) LaPlante and Robert LaPlante; grandmother of Colleen, Leanne, Elisse, Evan, James, Elizabeth and Andrew. She is also survived by five great-grandchildren and other loving family and friends. Relatives and friends may call at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 11007 Montgomery Road, Beltsville, MD, Tuesday, December 18, 2018, from 10 to 11 a.m., with Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090. Please Click Here to…

  • Cumberland

    Joyce Louise Tuccinardi

    Joyce Louise Tuccinardi, 72, of Calabash, NC passed away at her home on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. Joy was born on December 1, 1946 in Cumberland, MD to the late Harold and Louise Holler. She graduated from Allegany High School in 1964, and later Frostburg State University in 1968. At Frostburg, she was a member of the gymnastics team and graduated with a BS in Mathematics. As a teacher, she always cared deeply for students and their success, and went on to obtain her Master’s Degree in Guidance Counseling. Joy and her husband moved to CaIabash, NC from Upper Marlboro, MD in 2000. In her retirement she enjoyed reading, gardening,…

  • Lanham

    Kenneth John Olson

    On Saturday December 15, 2018, Kenneth John Olson of Falls Church, VA, entered into the arms of his Heavenly Father. He was 77 years old. Ken was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, the son of the late Susanna (Yano) Olson and Herbert Enoch Olson. While attending St. Augustine High School, Ken was an active member of the glee club. In June 1963, Ken married his beloved wife of 55 years, Judith Anne (Burkavage) Olson. While working full-time, Ken attended evening classes at St. Francis College in Brooklyn until he earned his bachelor’s degree in accounting in 1968. After finishing his degree, Ken and Judy lived briefly in Fairless Hills,…

  • Cambridge

    Edith Hurley

    Edith Hurley Edith S. Hurley, 98, of Cambridge passed away on Friday, December 14, 2018 at her home. She was married to the late Jesse Watson Hurley, who passed away on June 11, 1994. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 1 pm at Thomas Funeral Home, P.A. in Cambridge with rev. Mary Ann Farnell and Rev. Douglas M. Ridley officiating. Interment will follow at East New Market Cemetery. Edith S. Hurley, 98, of Cambridge passed away on Friday, December 14, 2018 at her h…