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|Freeman, Gladys Irene
Birth: 1945-08-30 in Washington, D.C.
|Gladys Irene Freeman (Gee) age 70, of Prince Frederick, MD passed away October 7, 2015 of natural causes peacefully in her home. Gee was a native born Washingtonian. |
As a DC limo driver, she enjoyed educating the tourists about the city she loved. She was also a member of the Maryland Astronomy Club. In her later years, Gee connected her passion for art and animals to support the efforts of her family’s organization, Pets with Disabilities. As a full time volunteer, she donated many animal portraits, fostered and adopted several senior disabled dogs, and continued providing a safe haven for several birds in need.
Gee is survived by 3 sons, Michael Dickerson, Frank Dickerson, Paul Freeman and several nieces, nephews and grandchildren. Other family members that will miss her, brother Stan Chaney and sister Peggy Stanton.
There will be a gathering for family and friends on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 from 11- 1 pm at Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, Maryland with a service to follow at 1 pm. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Pets with Disabilities, 635 Clay Hammond Road, Prince Frederick, MD 20678, www.petswithdisabilities.org. Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Day, Richard Leslie
Birth: 1941-04-22 in Washington, D.C.
|Richard Leslie Day, 74, of Owings passed away October 7, 2015. He was born April 22, 1941 in Washington, DC and raised in District Heights by his mother Arminta and step-father Nelson Kidwell. He graduated from Suitland High School in 1959 and then attended the University of Maryland. |
He married Eileen Bozic on January 8, 1970 and they have lived in Maryland for the past 28 years and in Owings for 19.
He was employed by Bay Mills Construction and Kaine Homes and for the past six years, he owned and operated Day’s Construction. Richard enjoyed his work and also attending NASCAR races, camping, travel, cruises and most of all spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife Eileen Day, daughter Lisa M. Cousin and husband Robert of Davis, WV, step-son James Wilcox of Owings, and grandchildren Brittany and John Cousin, Geddy Stewart, and Cory, Jeremy and Brandon Wilcox. Also surviving are two great-grandchildren, sister Doris J. Smith of Harwood, step-sister Barbara Egnor of Erwin, NC, and numerous nieces and nephews. Richard was preceded in death by his parents and a step-son Wayne Wilcox.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Lathroun, Leo Beanie, Jr.
Birth: 1931-08-25 in Leonardtown, Maryland
|Leo “Beanie” Lathroum, Jr., 84, of Hollywood, MD passed away on October 7, 2015 at his son’s residence in Hollywood, MD. Born August 25, 1931 in Leonardtown, MD, he was the son of the late Violet Frances Johnson Lathroum and Leo Aloysius Lathroum, Sr.|
Beanie was the loving husband of Annie Marie Lathroum, whom he married on February 9, 1952 in Leonardtown, MD and who preceded him in death on February 3, 2010.
He is survived by his children; Barbara Jean (Dar) Pilkerton of Hollywood, MD, Robert Allen (Donna) Lathroum of Hollywood, MD, Rose Marie (Tommy) Nutwell of Lexington Park, MD, Richard “Ricky” Wayne (Jackie) Lathroum of Mechanicsville, MD, step-son John Ralph Heard of Leonardtown, MD, siblings; Lillian Anderson of Abell, MD, Theresa (Bootie) Knight of Loveville, MD, Wallace Lathroum of Leonardtown, MD, James “Jimmie” Lathroum of Abell, MD and Mary Kelley of Compton, MD, 9 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great- grandchild.
Beanie was preceded in death by his step-son James Benedict Heard, siblings; Catherine (Gertie) Burke, Estelle Farrell, Agnes (Doll) Card, Helen Eckerd and Margaret (Muggs) Quade.
Beanie was a lifelong resident of St. Mary’s County. He attended Margaret Brent School and owned Beanie’s Auto Repair. Beanie enjoyed working on cars, listening to Blue Grass, talking about the old times and spending time with family.
The family will receive friends on Monday, October 12, 2015 from 5:00PM to 8:00PM with prayers recited at 7:00PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at 10:00AM in St. Johns Catholic with Father Raymond Schmidt officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD.
Pallbearers will be: Joe Bowles, Marvin Brooks, John Guy, Charlie Norris, Willie Johnson and Mike Sparks. Honorary pallbearers will be: James Sparks, Jacob Sparks, Johnny Heard, Kevin Heard, Justin Jones, T.J. Lundregan, Jackson Howsare, Shawn Howsare and Clyde Howsare. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary’s, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.
|Remington, James Daniel
Birth: 1940-10-15 in Washington, D.C.
|James “Jimmy” Daniel Remington, of Dunkirk, MD and Naples, FL, passed away on Wednesday, October 7, 2015, in Washington, DC, at the age of 74. He was born on October 15, 1940 in Washington, DC, to Winifred (Brady) and Louis J. Remington. On June 12, 1965.|
Jimmy married the love of his life, Carolyn Sard. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this past June.
For 27 years, Jimmy worked for the W.S.S.C. as a Construction Inspector, retiring in 1985. He then started Jim Dandy Lawn Service in Calvert County.
He enjoyed coaching the Dunkirk Warriors, dancing with Carolyn at the D.C. Hand Dance Club, watching his grandchildren play sports and relaxing on the beach in Ocean City, MD and Naples, FL.
Survivors along with his wife are two sons; James Daniel Remington, Jr. and his wife Karen and Daniel Rhea Remington and his wife Theresa. He was the devoted grandfather of A.J., Jason, Ryan and Reece. He is also survived by siblings Jack, Jackie, Bill, Barry and Tammy; nieces Lori Hall and Tammy Christenson and numerous other family and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made in Jimmy's name to: Relay for Life of Calvert County, Team Windy Hill Walking Wizards, 7500 Greenway Center Drive, Suite 300, Greenbelt, MD 20770 - or - the American Cancer Society, 1041 MD Route 3 North, Building A, Gambrills, MD 21054. Arrangements provided by Lee Funeral Home.
|Adams, Evelyn Marie
Birth: 1921-01-26 in Cedar Point, Maryland
|Evelyn Marie Adams, 94, of Tall Timbers, MD died on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born January 26, 1921 in Cedar Point, MD and is the daughter of the late John Clyde Jarboe and Minnie Fenhagen.|
On January 25, 1941, Evelyn married her beloved husband, Thomas Leroy “Kilroy” Adams, Sr. They celebrated over 63 wonderful years of marriage before his death in February 2006.
She was employed at Patuxent River Naval Air Station as a draftsman until her retirement on February 27, 1981.
Evelyn and her late husband Leroy were Tobacco farmers and kept a large garden of vegetables throughout their marriage that they shared with everyone. She enjoyed preparing the family meals and she always cooked large meals, often spending all day in the kitchen in order to provide a banquet style meal for everyone and all were welcomed to dine at her home. Like most great cooks from this generation she never used a measuring cup for any of her recipes and everything was always perfect. She was known for her Stuffed Ham, Fried Chicken, Crab Imperial and her world famous sweet tea.
Sports were always a large part of the Adams household with a game on almost every day, however her favorite was baseball, especially her beloved Orioles and she knew every player’s name on the team. She loved to cross stitch and made many fabulously detailed patterns that were given as gifts to friends and relatives. Evelyn enjoyed the telling of stories about her early life growing up on a farm in Cedar Point and St. Mary’s City with her brothers and sisters.
Evelyn was a lifelong Catholic and member of St. George’s Catholic Church for over 55 years. Leroy and Evelyn could be seen every Saturday evening in the 3rd pew and would often visit with friends after Mass up at the store. Evelyn never had a bad word to say about anyone and spent her life in devotion to her church and family. Taking care of people is what she excelled at, her devotion to Leroy and Buster cannot be stated in words, her life revolved around them. Evelyn was a loving and committed wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be missed by all that ever had the privilege of making her acquaintance.
Evelyn is survived by her children, Patricia Gardner of Crofton, MD, Gloria Jean Wilcox of Great Mills, MD, Frances Lyons of Henderson, NV, and Thomas LeRoy “Buster” Adams Jr. of Tall Timbers, MD; six grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she is also preceded in death by all of her brothers and sisters.
Family will receive friends on Friday, October 9, 2015 from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. at St. George’s Catholic Church, 19199 St. George’s Church Road, Valley Lee, MD 20692. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend John Nguyen at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. A life celebration following services will be held at the St. George Community Center.
Serving as pallbearers will be Josh Wilcox, Chris Wilcox, Brad Wilcox, Mike Lyons, Greg Doner, Tommy Gardner, Leonard Lozen and Bob Gammons, Honorary pallbearers will be Kimberly Lescenski, Karyn Collison, Louise Kilcullen, Warren Wince, Joe Stone, Johnny Adams, Dennis Lyons and the grandchildren.
Contributions may be made to Second District Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 1, Valley Lee, MD 20692 or Hospice of St. Mary’s, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A.
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