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|Penny, Robert Louis, Sr.
|Penny, Robert Louis, Sr., (Age 86) of Pomfret, Maryland.|
On Sunday, December 21, 2014 at his home and surrounded by his loving family, Robert Louis Penny, Sr. more affectionately known as “Boogie” transitioned to eternal life.
Son of the late Robert Neale and the late Aline Hackerson and step-father, the late Joseph Hackerson.
He leaves to cherish precious memories, two sons, Robert Jr. (Diane) and Pedro Penny; one step-son, Zackary Mark Thompson, Sr. (Jackie); grandchildren, Taenika S., Kayla, Precious and Jaelyn Penny, Arnie, Joseph, Ebony, Zackary Jr., and Khristin Thompson, Deshaun Farmer; one great granddaughter, Monroe Willis; three sisters, Irma Proctor, Marion Aleshire and Patricia Wheeler (Floyd); one brother, Melvin Hackerson (Patricia).
Viewing, 11am until time of Service, 12 noon, Monday, December 29, 2014 in the Chapel of Thornton Funeral Home, P.A., 3439 Livingston Road, Indian Head, Maryland. Interment, St. Charles Cemetery, Glymont, Maryland.
|Shade, Mary Rebecca
|A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday, December 29, 2014 at 11:00AM in St. Cecilia's Catholic Church with Father Scott Woods officiating. Interment will follow in St. James Cemetery.|
The family will receive friends on Monday, December 29, 2014 from 10:00AM to 11:00AM in St. Cecilia's Catholic Church, St. Mary's City, MD.
|Holzer, Susan Ellen
Birth: 1951-03-03 in Washington, D.C.
|Susan Ellen Holzer, 63, of St. Leonard, Maryland passed away December 18, 2014 at her home. She was born March 3, 1951, in Washington DC to the late Bruce Edward and Lena Ellen Mumaw Holzer. |
Susan loved the beach and to travel and has been known to go on five to six cruises a year. She also was a very devoted grandmother and great grandmother, and loved spending time with her family.
Susan is survived by daughters, Lisa Carrigan and her husband Scott, and Lori Pixton and her husband Jim, Jr. Grandmother of Joel, Jenna, and Levi Pixton, Scotty, Steven, Sarah, Shianne and Seth Carrigan. Great Grandmother of MJ, Mason and Mackaya Huskey, she is also survived by her sister, Carol Holzer.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 20, 2014 from 9:30- 11 AM at the Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD where services will follow at 11 AM. Interment will be in Chesapeake Highlands Memorial Gardens, Port Republic, MD.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas Texas 75265-0309. Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Sharp, Avis Geraldine
Birth: 1933-01-16 in Rhoadesville, Virginia
|Avis Geraldine "Jerry" Sharp, 81, of Mechanicsville, MD and formerly of Hughesville, MD passed away on December 18, 2014. She was born on January 16, 1933 in Rhoadesville, VA to the late Clifton A. Ball and the late Margaret E. Ball.|
Jerry enjoyed knitting, crocheting, sewing, playing bingo and going to Redskins parties at Peggy's.
In addition to her parents, Jerry was predeceased by her son, John Clifton Sharp; grandson, Daniel H. Kappers, Jr.; and her very dear childhood friend, Peggy.
Jerry is survived by her husband of 62 years, John Joseph Sharp, III; her sisters she raised as daughters, Bonnie Bradford (Richard) and Fran Cargill; granddaughter, Angie Higgs (William); great grandchildren, Tyler Dunaway, Corbin Brosneck, Hailey Higgs and Matthew Higgs; many other relatives and friends; and her faithful dog, Noel.
Family and friends will be received for Jerry's life celebration on Friday, December 26, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., with prayers beginning at 7:30 p.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A. 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. A Mass will be held on Saturday, December 27th at 11:00 a.m. at St. Peter's Catholic Church, 3320 St. Peter's Drive, Waldorf, MD 20601. Interment will follow at St. Peter's Church Cemetery in Waldorf, MD.
Memorial contributions in Jerry's memory may be made to: Alzheimer's Association of So. MD, Alzheimer's Association National Capital Area Chapter, 3701 Pender Drive, Suite #400, Fairfax, VA 22030 (or) Alzheimer's Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011. Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.
|Vargot, Joseph Leonard
Birth: 1924-09-12 in Erie, Pennsylvania
|Joseph Leonard Vargot, 90, of Owings passed away December 18, 2014 at his residence. He was born September 12, 1924 in Erie, PA to Joseph S. and Elizabeth (Wilczynski) Vargot. |
Joseph was raised in Erie and attended East High School, and later Edinboro State College in PA. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps on June 10, 1943 and was honorably discharged at the rank of Private First Class on March 3, 1946. Joseph moved to D.C. in 1952 and was a cartographer for the United States Geological Survey for 36 years, retiring in 1988.
He married Ellaine Mary Ott in November 1955, and they moved to Takoma Park in 1961. He has resided in Owings since 2007. Joseph enjoyed drawing, reading, especially history books, building model airplanes, stamp and coin collecting and his dogs.
Joseph was preceded in death by his wife Ellaine, who passed away in 2011. He is survived by daughters Suzanne L. Castilla and husband Ernest of Fargo, ND, and Jeannine Siess and husband Chris of Waynesboro, PA, and a son Mathieu D. Vargot and wife Lan of Owings. Also surviving are grandchildren Daphney Vargot and Joseph Siess and a sister-in-law Marilyn Williams of Coral Springs, FL.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
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