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    BUCK, John Richardson

    JOHN RICHARDSON BUCK (Age 90) On Monday, June 17, 2019, of Wheaton, MD. Beloved husband of the late Jeanne Therese Buck; father of Donna Dumond, Ken Buck, Carolyn Miller, Stephen Buck and Paul Buck; brother of Betty Hawkes, the late Barbara Alden and the late Paul E. Buck. Also survived by 11 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. A graveside service will be held at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 13801 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, MD on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the VFW-Silver Spring Memorial Post 2562, 11316 Fern St., Silver Spring, MD 20902.

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    CESARI, Helen Ann Korba

    Helen Ann Korba Cesari  Helen Ann Korba Cesari of Rockville, MD, passed away on Friday, June 14, 2019. Mrs. Cesari is originally from Canonsburg, PA. Beloved wife of 46 years to Daniel J. Cesari. Loving mother of Marc (Emma Jones) Cesari. Sister of Michael (Alyce) Korba and Joyce (Allan) Dreeland. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and grandnieces and grandnephews. Family will receive guests on Monday June, 24, 2019 from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at St. Elizabeth Church, 917 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD, where Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 1:30 p.m. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Macrina Manor, 520 West…

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    BOCCABELLA, Donna Marie

      DONNA MARIE BOCCABELLA (Age 62) On Wednesday, June 12, 2019, of Dallas, TX. Beloved mother of Stephanie Boccabella; grandmother of Woodrow Chatham; daughter of the late Raymond and the late Helen Boccabella; sister of Richard, Fr. James, Linda and Paul Boccabella, Andrea (Paul) Schmitt, Rosemary (Lewis) Walton, Anthony (Robin) and the late Patricia Boccabella. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD (Valet Parking) Thursday, June 20 from 7 to 9 p.m. and at St. Peter’s Church, 2900 Sandy Spring Road, Olney, MD, on Friday, June 21, from 10 to 11 a.m., where…

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    O’SULLIVAN, Eleanor L.

    ELEANOR LEE O’SULLIVAN (Age 77) On Thursday, June 13, 2019, of Rockville, MD.  Beloved wife of William Charles O’Sullivan; mother of Sharon Lee Von Bokern and William James O’Sullivan;  grandmother of Michael Adam and Andrew James O’Sullivan;  sister of the late James, Virginia, John and Thomas.  Relatives and friends may call at St. Raphael Catholic Church, 1513 Dunster Road, Rockville, MD 20854, Tuesday, June 25, 2019 from 10:15 to 11 a.m., where Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m.  Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 13801 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20906, Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made…

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    O’DWYER, Roy Allen

    Roy Allen O’Dwyer (Age 66) On Friday, June 14, 2019, of North Potomac, MD. beloved husband of Anna M. O’Dwyer; father of Andrea Sheehan (James), Melissa Elder (Johnny),and Maria Bross (Patrick). Brother of Raymond O’Dwyer, Ronald O’Dwyer (The late John), and Robin Chesley (William).  Also a proud Pop-Pop to grandchildren Natalie, Celia, Dominic, Anthony, James, Brady, and Joseph. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews who he loved very much and who will miss him terribly. Roy joined the Army in 1971 and served 4 proud consecutive years for our country.  He was a very proud American veteran and extremely patriotic.  He met his wife in 1975 and they married…

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    BUCKLEY, John Patrick, Sr.

    John Patrick Buckley, Sr. (Age 86) On Thursday, June 13, 2019, of Rockville, MD.  Beloved husband of Rosemarie Buckley; father of John, Jr. (Colleen), Anthony, Lawrence (Julie), Peter (Denise), Carla McCaffrey (Robert), Paul (Monica), and Genevieve Buckley (Thomas Nielsen); also survived by 11 grandchildren and one great-grandson. Relatives and friends may call at St. Raphael’s Church, 1513 Dunster Road (at Falls Road), Rockville, MD, on Monday, from 4 to 7 p.m. where Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, June 18 at 10:30 a.m.  Interment St. Rose of Lima Parish Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Boston College High School at www.bchigh.edu or The Father McKenna Center…

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    SEIN, Jacqueline J.

    Jacqueline J. Sein Mrs. Jacqueline J. Sein of Silver Spring , Maryland peacefully passed away on Wednesday, June 5, 2019. She is survived by her beloved daughter, Raquel Antonia Sein; a sister, Margaret Smith; two nephews, Carter and Mark Smith and a host of other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her husband, Rafael Sein.  Interment private.

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    Onima Joshi

    View Onima Joshi Omina Joshi     Age 78 Survived by Reena, Meena and Ebenezer. Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren The family will receive friends on Sunday, June 16, 2019 from 9am until time of the  funeral service at 11 am at Remnant Seventh-Day Adventist Church  15121 McKnew Road, Burtonsville, MD 20866. Interment private at George Washington Cemetery, Adelphi, MD. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The American Heart Association in mem…

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    MILANS, JR., William (Bill) Beatty

    William (Bill) Beatty Milans, Jr. (Age 97)  On Tuesday, June 11, 2019, Bill passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family. A current resident of Silver Spring, MD, Bill was born in Washington, DC, on August 17, 1921, and later served in the U.S. Navy and WWII as an Aviation Machinist’s Mate. He is survived by his beloved wife of 70 years, Lois Milans; sons William Milans (Cindy) and Thomas Milans (Debra); daughters Kathleen Stellabotte (Daniel), Mariann Chidboy (David), Teresa Vaughan (Randal), and Margaret King (Lester). He is also survived by 14 grandchildren; Gregory, Casey, Seth, Sandra, Candice, Jeffrey, Randal, Jr., Daniel, Sophia, Michael, Samantha, Jennifer, Alison and Dominic;…

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    GRACE, Martha Ann

    Martha Ann Grace Martha Ann Grace, 89, passed away in the early hours of May 26, 2019. She was predeceased by her husband, Walter Grace, Jr. She is survived by her four children Jeannie Sanders, Walter Grace III, Martha Kenes and Nancy Haggenmiller; four grandchildren, Jason Kenes, Nathan Kenes, Joshua Kenes and Tyler Haggenmiller as well as two great grandchildren, Logan Kenes and Madi Kenes. Martha was known for her wit, wisdom and feisty personality. She is deeply missed.

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    VERA, Luisa Emma

    Luisa Emma Vera  (Age 84) August 25, 1935 – June 7, 2019 Passed away on Friday, June 7, 2019.  Mother of five children, 13 grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Luisa Emma was born in la ciudad blanca de Arequipa, Peru.  Madre mia, fuiste una gran mujer luchadora por la vida y tu familia, fuiste la mejor de las madres y una gran amiga. Permaneceras viva en los corazones de tu familia y de todos y todas las amigas que te conocieron. Hoy nuestro Divino te estara esperando para darte la mano y llevarte a su Gloria, donde gozaras de mucha paz, y desde alli cuidaras de tus pollitos, tus hijitos que siempre te…

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    BARNES, Nora Elizabeth Cusick

    Nora Elizabeth Cusick Barnes Nora Elizabeth Cusick Barnes (also known to family and friends as “Betty”) passed away on June 6, 2019 at MedStar Montgomery General Hospital in Olney, Maryland.  She was 89.  Born November 1, 1929, Nora grew up on the family farm in Oxon Hill, Maryland. At age 17 she was runner-up in a radio contest on the Arthur Godfrey Talent Scout program and was offered a job as the classical singer in the Vaughan Monroe Orchestra. She married Chaloner Monroe Barnes in 1948 and moved back to Oxon Hill where she continued singing, making appearances on radio, television and club dates. Her second career was as a…

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    HANNAN, Elizabeth B.

    Elizabeth Bury Hannan “Betty”  (Age 90) Passed away Friday, June 7, 2019 after a life well lived, surrounded by her family. Betty was born in Philadelphia, PA to May and Harry Bury. She attended Upper Darby High School and West Chester State Teachers College. In 1954 she married Mark C. Hannan and so began a life of travel, great friends and stimulating conversation. She was devoted to her church, St. Jane de Chantal and spent many years teaching in the parish school. Betty leaves behind her loving children, Gail (Bob) Bulfin, Mark (Claire) Hannan, Liz (Chris) Kelaher, six grandchildren, Brigid (Brandon) Burke, Michael Bulfin, Conor and Aileen Hannan, Molly and…

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    MENEZES, Tarazio

    Tarazio Menezes (Age 93)  On June 10, 2019, Tarazio Menezes (Age 93) of Kensington, MD, passed away.  He was born on December 19, 1925.  He is survived by his loving wife Divina Menezes. He is also survived by his children, his grandchildren, and great-grandchild). Son: Rui Menezes and wife, Salome Menezes; and Rui and Salome’s children:  Ruben and Sandra.  (Sandra and husband, Daniel; Sandra and Daniel’s child:  Mia). Daughter: Queenie Ogden and husband, David Ogden Daughter: Janina Tanger and husband, Rick Tanger; and Janina’s children:  Kelcey and Alexandra Relatives and friends may come for the viewing at the St. John the Evangelist Historic Church, 9700 Rosensteel Avenue, Silver Spring, MD (directions…

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    EBAUGH, John “Jack”

    JOHN HENRY EBAUGH, III (age 57) Jack was the sixth of seven children born to John and Helen (Lyons) Ebaugh. Jack earned his heavenly wings on May 26, 2019. He is survived by his devoted mother. Jack is the brother of Nancy Ebaugh (Joe Vertovec), Catherine (Joe) Hayes, Tommy, Don (Wendy), and the late Jim Ebaugh; also survived by fifteen nieces and nephews, nine great nieces and nephews, as well as cousins who loved him as their own brother. The family lived in Wheaton, MD, until his widowed mom and Jack made their home with his dear late Uncle Paul Lyons in Vienna, VA. In September 2018, Jack and his…

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    NOEL, Chris Alan

    Chris Alan Noel (Age 63) On Tuesday, June 4, 2019, of Forest Hill, MD, formerly of Wheaton, MD. Beloved son of the late Lester and Jean Noel; brother of Robert B. Noel. Also survived by several cousins. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, Saturday, June 15, 2019, from 10:30 to 11 a.m., where a Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, MD.

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    Lissett Terranova

    View Lissett Terranova Lissett Terranova    Age 51 Died on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 and resided in Silver Spring, MD. Survived by her husband, Antony Terranova, children, Robin Mendoza, David Rodriguez Jr., and Joseph Terranova, her mother, Pastora Bravo, three sisters, two brothers, and other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends on Monday, June 10, 2019 from 5 pm to 9pm at PHILIP D RINALDI FUNERAL SERVICE 9241 Columbia Blvd. Silver Spring, MD 20910. Mass of Christi…

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    SWEENEY, David A.

    David Augustine Sweeney (Age 91) On Tuesday, June 04, 2019, of Rockville, MD.  Beloved husband of Mary Alice Sweeney; father of Sheila (Chas), Ellen, Stephen (Debbie), Jerome (Kathi) and Teresa (Melanee). Cherished grandfather of Jordan, Sydney, Jack, Anna and Hill.  Brother of Bill (Bea) and Teresa Sweeney.  Relatives and Friends may call at Our Lady of Grace, 15661 Norbeck Blvd, Silver Spring, MD.  Saturday, June 15, 2019, from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Mass of Christian Burial to follow at Our Lady of Grace at 11:00 AM.  Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Martin’s University, 5000 Abbey Way SE, Lacey, WA 98503.  

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    CLARK, Edward Allen

    EDWARD ALLEN CLARK (Age 83) Edward Allen Clark, an Army paratrooper and member of the Green Berets, peacefully passed away on Monday, June 3, 2019, with his family by his side. He was 83. Edward served in the U.S. Army for 30 years, including the Korean War as a teen and three tours in the Vietnam War. A native of Poughkeepsie, NY, Edward is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years, Anna-Luise, and their children, Roy and Janna. Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Redeemer Church, 9705 Summit Ave., Kensington, MD, on Saturday, June 8, at 10 a.m. Interment Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. Please Click Here to View and…

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    COCKERILL, Charles Martin

    CHARLES MARTIN COCKERILL (Age 73) Lifelong Washingtonian, passed away on June 3, 2019 at 73 years. He attended Montgomery Blair High School and graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in history. Charlie achieved his law degree from American University and was admitted to the Maryland Bar in 1970. He worked in private practice in Prince George’s and Montgomery County, as a public defender in Montgomery County, and served as a Family Law Magistrate in Montgomery County Circuit Court. When Charlie wasn’t practicing law, he found great joy in sports, specifically in DC, ranging anywhere from youth to professional. He also loved all things music, never turning down an opportunity…

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    ESHLEMAN, Eileen Hawkins

    EILEEN HAWKINS ESHLEMAN (Age 81) On Sunday, June 2, 2019, of Derwood, MD. Beloved wife of the late Paul William Eshleman; mother of Tim (Valerie) Eshleman, Ellen (Daniel) Tobin, Carrie (James Danny) Batt, John (Vicky Gou) Eshleman, and Susan Eshleman; grandmother of Ryan, Nicholas, Maeve, Aidan, Clare, Abigail, Lily, Presley, and the late Cormac. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, Thursday, June 6, 2019, from 10 to 11 a.m., where a Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Benedictine Foundation at www.benschool.org Please Click Here…

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    RUH, Lawrence “Larry” Allen

    Lawrence (Larry) Allen Ruh (Age 75) On Sunday, May 5, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved Brother of Alice Rauch, Louis Ruh, Paul Ruh, James Ruh, and the late Charles Ruh. Born March 30, 1944 in Philadelphia, PA, the son of Albert and Ruth Ruh. Larry was a 1965 graduate of Penn State University and worked for the Department of the Army, and as adjunct faculty at the University of Maryland. He was active at Hughes U.M. Church and in the Boy Scouts of America (Order of the Arrow) local, regional and national. He will be missed by friends and family, including nieces and nephews, great-nieces and nephews and cousins.…

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    DAILEY, James William

    James William Dailey (Age 86) On Friday, May 31, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Barbara; father of Kristen Beck (George) and Matthew (Heather); grandfather of Hannah, Carly, Lily, Makenzie, James Cole and Mason. Relatives and friends may call at St. John the Evangelist Church, 10103 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, Thursday, June 6, from 10 to 11 a.m., where Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hebrew Home of Greater Washington, www.smithlifecommunities.org Please Click Here to View and Sign Online Guestbook

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    POWERS, Catherine Gleason

    Catherine Gleason Powers  On Wednesday, May 29, 2019, of Ellicott City, MD. Beloved mother of Matthew Ryan Powers (Candice Huffine) and Kelly Ann Ackley (David); grandmother of Leah Grace, Ryan Patrick and Naomi Therese Ackley; sister of Penny Gleason, James P. Gleason, Jr., Mary Gleason Rappaport, Thomas F. Gleason and the late Patricia A. Gleason; daughter of the late Georgette S. and the late James P. Gleason, Sr. (First County Executive of Montgomery County). Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD (Valet Parking) Thursday, June 6, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be…

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    PETHERBRIDGE, Frances Mary

    Frances Mary Petherbridge (Age 99) On Friday May 31st, 2019 Frances Mary Petherbridge of Silver Spring, MD, beloved widow of Charles T Petherbridge, sister to the late Warren Gillis, George Gillis and Eileen Greene, passed away. Born in Pembina, North Dakota she was the daughter the late James and Frances Gillis, a former Pentagon employee and loving homemaker. She is survived by her devoted sons Douglas Petherbridge of Baltimore, MD and Mark Petherbridge of Silver Spring, MD. Friends and relatives may call at St. John’s the Evangelist Church, 10103 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, MD on Tuesday May 4th 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM where a Mass of Christian Burial will…

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    MAROULIS, Acrive “Angie”

    Acrive “Angie” Maroulis (Age 66) On Sunday, June 02, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved daughter of Georgia and the late Angelos Maroulis; sister of Rosie Kavras and John (Michelle) Maroulis; aunt of Sofia (Paul) Charalambous. Also survived by many other loving family and friends. Relatives and friends may call at Saints Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church, 701 Norwood Road, Silver Spring, MD, on Thursday, June 6, from 12 to 1 pm, where Funeral Service follows at 1 pm. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Saints Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church.

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    MARTIN, Pearl Mae

    Pearl Mae Martin (Age 94) On Friday, May 24, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD.  Beloved wife of the late John Joseph Martin; mother of Thelma Jean Martin and Robert “Boo” Martin; 19 grandchildren, 39 great grandchildren and 12 great-great grandchildren. Also survived by many loving family members and friends.  Relatives and friends may call at Pilgrim Baptist Church, 8901 Pennsylvania Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, 20910 on Wednesday, June 5, from 11 to 12 noon, where a celebration of life will begin at 12 noon. Services will also be held on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 12 noon in Brownsville, PA. Relatives and friends may call from 11am-12 noon at Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church,…

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    VOGEL, Mary E.

    Mary E. Vogel (Age 91) On Friday, May 31, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD.  Beloved wife of the late Richard E. Vogel, Jr.; mother of John L. (Catherine) Vogel, Richard E. (Patricia) Vogel, and Chelly Bloomfield;  sister of Joanne Emmerth; also survived by 7 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call at  Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Tuesday, June 4, 2019, from 2  to 4 PM and 7 to 9PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Bernadette’s Church, 72 University Blvd. East, Silver Spring, MD, on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 10:30 AM.  Interment Arlington National Cemetery at…

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    TSERONIS, John Harry

    JOHN HARRY TSERONIS (Age 82) On Monday, April 22, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband for 55 years of Jane Canter Tseronis, M.D.; father of Matthew (Michael), Peter (Betsy), Daniel (Donna) and Jesse Tseronis; brother of Constantine Harry Tseronis (Laura); grandfather of Jacob, Joshua, Gabrielle and Zachary. Also survived by a niece, Lisa and many other family and friends. A Memorial Mass and a Celebration of John’s life will be held at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 12319 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. Please Click Here…

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    DIXON, Kathleen Elaine

    Kathleen Elaine Dixon (Age 67) Kathleen Elaine Dixon, age 67, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on May 28, 2019, after battling rare and difficult to treat diseases for many years. She was born in Washington, D.C. on July 20, 1951, to the late Frederick and Margaret Donahue. In August 1973 she married the love of her life and best friend, Lawrence Dixon, who preceded her in death in 2007. She was a loving and dedicated mother to Michael Dixon (Diana Santos) and Elizabeth Lessig (Patrick Bailey). Her children meant the world to her and she will be sorely missed. After graduating from Elizabeth Seton High School in 1969, she…

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    MOORE, Jean Marie

    JEAN MARIE MOORE (Age 98) Jean Marie Moore died peacefully on May 31, 2019 at her home in Wheaton, MD. Born in 1921, in Minneapolis, MN, she moved to Wheaton in 1949 with her husband, Fred, where they settled and grew their family. After the death of her husband in 1962, she enjoyed a long career as an administrative assistant at the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health. Jean is survived by her children Eileen Hanlon, Dennis (Nancy), Patrice Sauer (Don), Joseph, Michael, and Mary Knoche (Doug), and three generations of 32 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, her daughter, Susan Flor (John), and her son,…

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    PETRUZELLI, Carolyn S.

    Carolyn S. Petruzzelli  (Age 79) On Saturday, May 25, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of the late Frank N. Petruzzelli; mother of Scott Petruzzelli (Patty) and Angela Petruzzelli; grandmother of Joshua, Jacob, and Sophia. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Sunday, June 2, 2019, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service at Lutheran Church of St. Andrew, 15300 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 10 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Home Care & Hospice, 10720 Old Columbia…

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    DeSTEFANO, Rose M.

    Rose M. DeStafano (Age 94) On Tuesday, May 28, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of the late Albert A. DeStefano, Sr.; daughter of the late Stephen and Julia Kuklis; mother of Paul J. (Chris), James P. (Debby) and the late Albert A. DeStefano, Jr.; sister of the late Steffie, Helen, Ernie and Benedict; grandmother of Mark DeStefano (Ginger), Laura Acton (Michael), Brian DeStefano, Katherine DeStefano, Stephen Farias (Tiffany) and David Farias (Alicia); great- grandmother of Luke, Conor, Finn, Sarah, Anthony, Cameryn, Carmine, Julietta, Celia and Elliott. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A special note of appreciation to Holy Cross Hospice and her devoted caregivers. Rose was the…

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    O’BRIEN, John J.

    JOHN JOSEPH O’BRIEN (Age 61) On Tuesday, May 28, 2019, John Joseph O’Brien of Silver Spring, MD passed away quietly surrounded by family and friends. He was the beloved husband of Teresa LaMaster; devoted father of Helen LaMaster O’Brien; much loved brother of Patricia O’Brien and Kathleen Manzo, and cherished by Kathleen’s husband Paul and their Matthew. John is also survived by close cousins Margaret (Tim) Quirk, William (Barrie) Drummy Jr., Michael (Deborah) Drummy, dear family in Ireland, loving in-laws, extended family, friends and colleagues near and far. He was preceded in death by his parents, born and raised in Ireland, Richard O’Brien of County Mayo and Noreen O’Connor of…

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    MILLER, Patricia A.

    PATRICIA ANNE MILLER  (nee’ Horstkamp) (Age 82)   On Monday, May 27, 2019, of Wheaton, MD. Beloved wife of John Miller; mother of John Miller, Jr., (Karen), Diane Fielden (Tim), Barbara Serafini (Gian), grandmother of Jennifer Grier (Kevin), Lindsey Miller, Alexa Serafini, Nicholas Serafini; great grandmother of Dylan Grier. Patricia was the eldest of 10 children. She is also survived by eight siblings and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Sunday, June 2, from 2 to 4 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, June 3, at 11 a.m. at Collins Funeral Home.…

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    GRESH, Rosalie F.

    ROSALIE FANNING GRESH (Age 89) On Monday, May 27, 2019, suddenly but peacefully at her home in Rockville, MD.  Beloved wife for over 61 years of John Gresh Jr.; loving mother of John (Carolyn) Gresh, of Potomac, MD, Robert (Lesslie) Gresh, of Berkeley Springs, WV, and Daniel (Margaret McMahon) Gresh, of Rockville, MD, and Grandmother of Theodore, Madeline, Nicholas and Christopher Gresh.  Also survived by thirty seven nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by three older brothers, Thomas, John and Raymond Fanning and their spouses, and five older sisters, Mary Woodward, Kathleen Farnsworth, Eileen Aukward, Annie West and Teresa Jackson and their spouses, and seven nieces and nephews. Proudly born and raised…

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    RUANE, Richard A.

    Richard A. Ruane (Age 62) On Tuesday, May 28, 2019, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Vicki Juneau Ruane; father of Maggie and Aidan Ruane; brother of Bill, Pat ,and Gary Ruane; uncle of Gary, Evan, Sean, and Carly Ruane (Fluehr). Also survived by seven great-nieces and nephews. Memorial Service will be held at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 11 a.m. Inurnment Private. Memorial contributions may be made to Easter Seals, 1420 Spring Street, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

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    COLAO, Camille Monica

    CAMILLE MONICA COLAO (Age 70) On Saturday, May 25, 2019, of Brooklyn, NY, formerly of Bethesda, MD. Beloved daughter of the late John and Lorraine Colao; sister of Ramona Colao, Laurel Colao Akhund, Christine Colao Ellison, Kathleen Colao Busch and Jane Colao Spell. Also survived by seven nieces and nephews and seventeen great-nieces and nephews. Camille Monica “Margaret” Colao was born September 7th, 1948 in New York City.  Her first home was in Belleville, NJ.  As the family moved to accommodate Dad’s jobs, the family lived successively in Morristown, South Orange, East Orange, and Maplewood, NJ.  Dad secured a job in Washington D.C. in 1962, and the family moved from…