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|Gottlied, Anna Christine
Birth: 1918-07-07 in New Brunswick, New Jersey
|Anna Christine Gottlied, 94, of Charlotte Hall, MD, died peacefully on May 24, 2013.|
She was born on July 7, 1918 in New Brunswick, NJ, daughter of the late Martha Margrit (Geppert) Boyette and the late John Hansen.
Anna graduated high school in Tarpon Springs, FL. She was a bookkeeper for her parents' boatyard. Later, Anna moved to Maryland in 1953 with her husband and two children. There, she and her family farmed tobacco and vegetables. The family also raised cattle and chickens.
She was an avid gardener and grew some beautiful flowers. Anna loved to crochet and make quilts, which were stitched by hand and made with love for each of her family members. She canned her food from the garden, including jelly pies, rolls, biscuits, and let's not forget her homemade cookies, and all that she did and was will be truly and dearly missed. Anna was an inspiration to all who knew her. Her smile, laughter, knowledge, and her kindness will live on in all who loved her. She had strong faith in God and was a member of the Lutheran Church.
In addition to her parents, Anna was predeceased by her beloved husband, John Christian Gottlied, Sr.; and her daughter, Anna Catherine Riffle.
Anna is survived by her son, John C. Gottlied, Jr., and his wife, Catherine of Sparta, TN; son-in-law, Philip A. Riffle of Charlotte Hall, MD; grandchildren, Patrick J. Riffle, Sr. (Betty), Darlene Sanborn, Cheryl Birdsong (Danny), Anita Tate (Billy), John C. Gottlied, III., Phillis Ludden (Brian), Julie Dodd (John), and Edward Gottlied (Carrie); 26 great grandchildren; 18 great-great grandchildren; and 1 great-great-great grandchild.
Family and friends will be received to celebrate Anna's life on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. There will be a Service on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at 11:30 AM at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 37707 New Market Turner Road, Mechanicsville, MD 20659. Interment will follow to St. Paul's Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be: Brent Tate, Stuart Elliott, John Riffle, Stephen Riffle, Tater Hewitt, and Paul Hewitt.
Honorary Pallbearers will be: Brian Ludden, Chris Gottlied, Edward Gottlied, Billy Tate, D.J. Kelly, Danny Birdsong, and John Dodd.
In Lieu of Flowers, donations may be made in memory of Anna C. Gottlied to: St. Jude's Cancer Research Dept., St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.
|Smith, Carlton E.
Birth: 1936-10-06 in Washington, D.C.
|Carlton E. "Henry" Smith, 76, on Friday May 24, 2013 in La Plata, MD. Born in Washington, DC he was a son of the late Carlton H. and Mary H. (Leake) Smith. |
He was a truck driver, a mechanic, and a maintenance man. He enjoyed fishing, NASCAR, telling stories, and spending time with his family.
He is survived by a daughter, Kathey Tucker (Brian), a son Ricky Smith (Christine), two grandchildren, Lisa Mitchell, and Breana Tucker, seven great grandchildren, two sisters, Doris Beavers, and Lena Felton (Eddie).
He was preceded in death by a brother Buster Smith in 2003.
Arrangements provided by Lee Funeral Home.
Birth: in Washington, D.C.
|Fred Plitt, 71, of Gambrills, MD passed away on May 24, 2013 in Glen Burnie, MD. Fred was born on May 24, 1942 in Washington, D.C. to Gordon Frederick Plitt, Sr. and Norma Frances Lanius Plitt. |
The family moved to the Landover area when Fred was a young man. There he met Mary B. Simons and the two married and raised their children in Gambrills, MD.
There was one hobby that Fred carried throughout his entire life and that was the art of ham radio. He went by the call letters W3DCN.
Fred was predeceased by both his parents.
He is survived by loving wife Mary B. Plitt, and his children; Fred Plitt and wife Kathy of Crofton, MD; Richard Plitt of Gambrills, MD; Joanna Bruno of Gambrills, MD. He is also survived by his grandchildren Zachary and Carolyn Plitt and Nathan and Sean Bruno. Fred also leaves behind his sister Alice M. Bowers.
The family will receive relatives and friends on Saturday June 1, 2013 from 10:30 to 11:00 AM, with a service to follow at 11:00 AM at the First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 8397 Piney Orchard Parkway, Odenton, MD 21113. Interment will be private.
Contributions in memory of Fred may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital, 501 St Jude place, Memphis, TN 38105 and The Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka Kansas, 66675.
Arrangements were provided by the Rausch Funeral Home, Port Republic, MD 20676.
|Marshall McGovern of Calvert County, Maryland passed away on May 23, 2013 at the age of 96. |
Marshall was a retired Air Force Lt. Colonel who served in WWII as a service pilot, transporting aircraft and supplies from the US to the European war theater. Among his many deployments, he was stationed in: Wiesbaden,Germany, Taranto Italy, Goose Bay Greenland, Chile, Ecuador, and Panama. In addition to his prowess as a pilot, "Mac" was a brilliant mechanical engineer whose ingenuity and skills were admired by all who knew him. There was no mechanical problem he could not solve.
Marshall is preceded in death by his parents William and Sophia McGovern, sister Marjorie, and son Ronald.
He is survived by his wife of 72 years - Virginia, son Stephen, and daughter Jan. He is also survived by 5 grandchildren: Miranda, Rita, Anahita, Andrew, Nathan and 3 great-grandchildren; Kaitlyn, Jacob, and Troy.
A visitation is scheduled for Sunday May 26, 2013 from 9am to 11am at Huntt Funeral Home Waldorf, Maryland. A funeral service will follow immediately thereafter beginning at 11am. A reception will follow, beginning at 1pm at the parish hall at St. Paul's Church in Baden, MD. There will be a private burial at the Maryland Veterans' Cemetery in Cheltenham, MD.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice of Charles County.
Arrangements provided by Huntt Funeral Home.
|Long, Stanley Aloysius
Birth: 1931-12-02 in Oraville, Maryland
|Stanley “Pop” Aloysius Long, 81, of Mechanicsville, MD passed away on May 23, 2013 in Leonardtown, MD. Born on December 2, 1931 in Oraville, MD., he was the son of the late Charles Phillip and Ida Marie Cheseldine Long. |
Stanley was the loving husband of Janice Theresa Wood Long whom he married on May 10, 1958 in Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Mechanicsville, MD they were married for 55 years.
Stanley is survived by his children: Cheryl L. Coppage (George) Stanley “Vernie” Long , J. Roxanne Long all of Mechanicsville, MD, and Charles “Frank” Long (Robin) of Lexington Park, MD,grandchildren; Terra Colliflower , Kelly Johnson, Brandon, Colin, Sam Long, Jeremy, and Justin Clarke, and Darren East; great grandchildren; Laci and Mason Johnson, Cody and Brooke Colliflower, and Hailey and Christopher Long.
Stanley is preceded in death by daughter-in-law Angela (Boo Boo) Long, siblings; Elizabeth Cameron, Phil, Charles, Claude, Joseph A., Charles P., Eddie, Helen, Eleanor, Sammie, John and Mary Long, Elsie Russell, Rae Hill, and Eloise Bushey.
Stanley served in the United States Navy from 1956 to 1962. He worked as a farmer and with Long Brothers Construction.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM with prayers recited at 7:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 10:00 AM in Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Mechanicsville, MD with Father David Wells officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD. Pallbearers; Colin Long, Brandon Long, George Coppage, Jamie Johnson, Josh Colliflower, and Bobby Long. Honorary Pallbearers; Pee Wee Long, Paulie Long, Butch Long, Tony Long, Claudie Long Zack Wood and Allie Long.
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.
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