So. Maryland Obituary Announcements
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Malatesta, William Anthony, Sr.
Birth: Sunday, August 05, 1923
Residence: Mechanicsville, Maryland
Death: Monday, April 06, 2015 at the age of 91
Laid to Rest: Thursday, April 16, 2015 in the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, Maryland
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William (Bill) Anthony Malatesta, Sr., 91, Mechanicsville, MD died on April 6, 2015 in his home. He was born on August 5, 1923. He was the son of the late Angelo and Margaret Schafer Malatesta.

He served two years in the United States Navy during World War II as a Machinist Mate 2/e on the USS Pierce. He also worked as an engineering technician for 33 years before retiring from HHS Food and Drug Administration in Washington, DC. He was known as a loving husband, father, and grandfather.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his son Raymond William Malatesta; his siblings Anthony Malatesta, Gloria Kitchin, John Malatesta and Gertrude Perry.

William is survived by his wife of 66 years, Serafina (Sherry) Malatesta; his daughters Patricia Malatesta, and Linda Malatesta Musial; and his son William Anthony Malatesta, Jr. He is also survived by 6 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, and his sister, Dorothy McDonald.

Services will be held at Raymond Funeral Service, 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646 on Thursday, April 16, 2015. Visitation will be 10AM until time of a Catholic Memorial Service at 12PM. Interment to follow at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery, 11301 Crain Highway, Cheltenham, MD 20623.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Immaculate Conception Church, P. O. Box 166, Mechanicsville, MD 20659 or Hospice of St. Mary's, P. O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.

Abell, Joseph Aloysius, Sr.
Birth: Tuesday, August 17, 1943 in Leonardtown, Maryland
Residence: Lexington Park, Maryland
Death: Monday, April 06, 2015 at the age of 71
Laid to Rest: Tuesday, April 14, 2015 in the Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, Maryland
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Joseph Aloysius "Joe Abell" Abell, Sr., 71, of Lexington Park, MD formerly from Hollywood, MD passed away on April 6, 2015 in Washington, DC. Born on August 17, 1943 in Leonardtown, MD, he was the son of the late Mary Magdalen Abell and Joseph Benedict Abell.

Joe is survived by his loving wife Mary Margaret Abell, whom he married on December 18, 1992 in St. Mary's County, MD.

He is survived by his children; James Benedict Abell of TX, Catherine Marie Abell of San Diego, CA, Tammy Goldsborough, Joe Abell Jr., and Joseph Archie Abell all of Lexington Park, MD, Mary Abell of Bel Alton, MD Grandchildren; Steven Michael Holloway, Sean Wade Holloway, Shirley Ann Goldsborough, Joseph Martin Goldsborough, Christopher Smith, Alexandra Grosso, James Allen Ruger Abell, Lylah Carol Abell, Serenity Gray and J.T. Gray, and 1 great grandchild Jameson Grosso. Siblings; Elizabeth Pinkerton of California, MD, and William Abell, Sr. of Hollywood, MD.

He graduated from St. John's Catholic School and was a lifetime resident of St. Mary's County, MD. Joe worked for 13 years with B & B Maintenance as a cleaning person.

The family will receive friends on Monday, April 13, 2015 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM with prayers recited at 7:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 10:00 AM in the Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Bill Nickerson officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD. Pallbearers; Joseph Eugene Goldsborough, Joseph William Goldsborough, Marty Goldsborough, Joseph Abell Goldsborough, Joseph Archie Abell, and James Benedict Abell.

Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.

Dumsha, Stella M.
Birth: Tuesday, April 17, 1928 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Residence: Lusby, Maryland
Death: Sunday, April 05, 2015 at the age of 86
Laid to Rest: Monday, April 13, 2015 in the Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton, Maryland
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Stella M. Dumsha, 86, of Lusby, MD, passed away on April 5, 2015 at the Solomons Nursing Center. She was born on April 17, 1928 in Philadelphia, PA to the late Stanislaw Kowalski and Maryanna (Glinka) Kowalski.

Stella attended Temple University School of Nursing and graduated in 1953 as a Registered Nurse. She worked during her career as a Medical Surgical Nurse at Frankford and Northeastern Hospitals in Philadelphia, PA. She also worked as a Psychiatric Nurse specializing in child adolescent psychiatry at Friends Hospital in Philadelphia, PA until her retirement in 1985.

Stella is survived by her children, David A. Dumsha and Kenneth S. Dumsha and his wife Jane. She was preceded in death by her husband, K. Stanley Dumsha in 2011; and her siblings, Stanley Nicgorski, Wanda Wachowski and Helen Domino.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 9, 2015 at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church (New Church), Solomons, MD. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:30 a.m. with Monsignor Michael Wilson officiating. Interment will be on Monday, April 13, 2015 in Resurrection Cemetery, Bensalem, PA.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Stella's memory to Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, P.O. Box 560, Solomons, MD 20688. Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Milstead, Mary Cecelia
Birth: Saturday, January 06, 1917 in Charlotte Hall, Maryland
Residence: Hughesville, Maryland
Death: Sunday, April 05, 2015 at the age of 98
Laid to Rest: Monday, April 13, 2015 in the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, Maryland
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Mary Cecelia "Ceil" Milstead, 98, of Hughesville, MD passed away on April 5, 2015, at The Hospice House of Charles County in Waldorf, MD. Born on January 6, 1917, in Charlotte Hall, MD to the late Arthur and Della Huntington, she graduated from Hughesville High School in 1934.

She married her husband, Hampton B. Milstead, in 1938, and they were happily married for nearly 65 years until his death in 2003. While her husband was serving in World War II, Ceil worked at the Naval Facility in Indian Head, MD. The rest of her life was spent as a mom and homemaker, and she excelled at both.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by her two brothers, Benedict and Cleveland Huntington, and her sister, Kathleen Hardesty. Ceil is survived by her daughter, Elaine Yeager and her husband Donald, her son David Milstead and his wife Diane, two grandchildren, three nieces and two nephews, as well as many friends.

Visitation will be on Sunday, April 12, 2015, from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm with prayers at 7:00 pm at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. Burial will be at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery on Monday, April 13, 2015, at 10:15 am.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary's Church, 13715 Notre Dame Place, Bryantown, MD 20617 or Hospice of Charles County, 2505 Davis Road, Waldorf, MD 20603. Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.

Nelson, Zelda Rochelle
Birth: Saturday, July 07, 1962 in Jacksonville, Florida
Residence: Great Mills, Maryland
Death: Sunday, April 05, 2015 at the age of 52
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Zelda Rochelle Nelson, 52, of Great Mills, MD passed away early Easter Sunday morning, April 5, 2015 at her residence, in the arms of her loving husband. Born on July 7, 1962 in Jacksonville, FL she was the daughter of the late Antonio Galan Sr. and Anna Iris Cerrano of Keystone Heights, FL. Zelda is a graduate of Edward H. White Senior High School.

In December 1981, she married her beloved husband, Gary J. Nelson. Together they celebrated 33 wonderful years of marriage.

She loved to be outside and enjoyed what each season offered. She had beautiful flower and vegetable gardens, which she canned much of her harvest. She enjoyed the beaches of Florida, kayaking, and fresh water fishing in numerous lakes/rivers from Florida to the cool waters of Wisconsin. She also enjoyed the winters in Wisconsin visiting her in-laws, where she learned to ice skate and drive a snowmobile. She was an avid pistol and target shooter and enjoyed deer hunting.

She was a motorcycle enthusiast and owned a 2004 Sportster Custom. Zelda was a member of the Rumble Sisters Biker Sisterhood (RSBS) and became friends with numerous other female riders. She also enjoyed the intimacy of riding with her husband on the back of his motorcycle. Together, they biked down Florida to visit family, participate in motorcycle events, and cruised the around the state.

Zelda was also a NASCAR fan and attended races. However, her greatest love was for her family, especially her children and grandchildren, whom she loved to spend her time with. She was a member of St. George's Catholic Church in Valley Lee, MD.

In addition to her beloved husband, Zelda is survived by her children, Edis Miller of St. Augustine, FL, Russell Nelson (Kelly) of California, MD, Joshua Lawlor (Irina) of St Augustine, FL; her siblings, Doreen Patrick of Keystone Heights, FL, Antonio Galan, Jr. of King George, VA, Sandra Slaughter of Palatka, FL, Francisco Galan of Keystone Heights, FL, and Daniel Galan of Pioneer, LA; and four grandchildren Wesley Nelson, Arianna Miller, Sophia Lawlor, and Charlotte Lawlor. She is preceded in death by her father.

Zelda's Funeral Services will be celebrated with family and immediate friends.

Memorial contributions may be made to the MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Advanced Heart Failure Fund, In Memory of Zelda Nelson, 110 Irving Street NW, East Building, Suite 101, Washington, D.C. 20010 or www.medstarwashington.org/ways-to-give. Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A.

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