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|Garrett, William Donaldson
Birth: 1931-08-10 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
|William (Bill) Donaldson Garrett of Waldorf, MD died on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. He was 82 years old. Bill was born in Pittsburgh, PA in 1931 and later moved with his parents, Sara and A. J. Garrett to Washington, DC. He graduated from Anacostia High School in 1949. |
He was married to and is survived by his wife of 60 years, Doris Arlene McCall Garrett. They had three children, Gregory William Garrett (deceased), Douglas Alan Garrett, and Julie Arlene Garrett Testerman. They have four grandchildren, Christina Arleen Garrett Morrow, Holly Arlene Testerman, Heather Arlene Testerman, and William David Testerman. They also have three great-grandchildren, Ava, Sara, and Michael Morrow.
William was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was very much loved by all and will be terribly missed.
William earned graduate degrees from George Washington University and also from Georgetown University. He worked at the Naval Research Laboratory for 30 years, retiring in 1986. He then took the position as Chief Scientist with ORINCON, a high technology corporation, where he was employed for another eight years.
William was a recognized expert in his field of science. He has served on technical panels for the National Science Foundation and was an invited participant in numerous national and international conferences and workshops. He has served as an Associate Editor for the Journal of Geophysical Research and was a member of numerous high-level scientific societies. He has participated nationally and internationally in studies in his field of expertise for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and United Nations technical groups. He was responsible for several patents important to the Navy and the civilian community. William was an invited speaker and session Chairman at the 20th Nobel Symposium in Sweden. He also was a recipient of the year for the coveted annual E. O. Hulbert Award from the Naval Research Laboratory for his high scientific achievements. He was a gentleman who contributed much to the military and to our society.
Visitation on Friday, April 5, 2013 from 11AM until time of Funeral Service at 1PM at Raymond Funeral Chapel, 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646. Interment at Resurrection Cemetery in Clinton, MD at 2:15PM.
Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.
|Beall, June Elizabeth
Birth: 1939-06-04 in Washington, DC
|June Elizabeth Beall, age 73, of Leonardtown, MD passed away April 1, 2013 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Leonardtown, MD. She was born June 4, 1939 in Washington, DC to John Wesley and Beaulah (Catterton) Carver. June was raised in Southeast Washington and attended Anacostia High School. |
She married Robert E. Beall in July 1957 in Arlington, VA. The couple resided in Upper Marlboro before moving to Hillside, MD and living there for 30 years.
June moved to Leonardtown in 2004. Over the years she attended St. Margaret’s, Mt. Calvary, St. Mary’s and most recently St. Aloysius Catholic Church. She enjoyed playing cards, bingo, gathering with friends and going out to lunch. She treasured her family especially the children. June was always helping children and gave regularly to children’s charities.
She was preceded in death by her husband Robert E. Beall, son Robert E. Beall, Jr., sister Margaret Beall and brother James Carver.
Surviving are two daughters Donna Marie Nurmi and her husband Carl of Upper Marlboro, MD and Marie Elizabeth Bosko and her husband Joe of Brandon, FL., 12 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and a brother Francis Carver of Shadyside, MD.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Shingleton, Paul Roger, Sr.
Birth: 1931-06-30 in Romney, West Virginia
|Paul Roger Shingleton, Sr., 81, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home, Charlotte Hall, MD on April 2, 2013. He was born on June 30, 1931 in Romney, WV, son of the late Lola (Ganoe) and Archibald Ashby Shingleton.|
Mr. Shingleton spent 20 years in the Air Force and retired as a Tech Sergeant. Later, he worked for Ford Motor Company and retired after 30 years.
He enjoyed outdoors, walking, reading, old western movies, collecting golf balls, fishing, and singing karaoke. He was a family man and very generous to others.
In addition to his parents, Paul was predeceased by his beloved wife, Mary K. Shingleton; one of his brothers, Ronnie Shingleton; and two of his sisters, Theo and Gladys Shingleton.
Paul is survived by his children, Bruce Chase, Sandy Friedman, Nancy Neff (Alan), Paula Bailey (John), Paul Shingleton, Jr. (Christine), and Lorna Shingleton; his brothers, Ferman, Robert, and Cletus Shingleton; his sister, Shirley Corbin; 9 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren.
Family and friends will be received for Paul's Life Celebration on Sunday, April 7, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. The Service will begin at 7:00 PM, here at the funeral home. Interment will be on Monday, April 15, 2013 at 2:00 PM at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, 11301 Crain Highway, Cheltenham, MD 20623.
Memorial Contributions may be made to: Charlotte Hall Veterans Home, 29449 Charlotte Hall Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622 (or) Alzheimer's Association, 1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.
|Janzegers, Ayriona Marie
Birth: 2011-04-07 in La Plata, Maryland
|Ayriona Marie Janzegers, 1, of Cobb Island, MD died on March 29, 2013 in Washington, DC. She was born on April 7, 2011 in La Plata, MD to Jean-Claude Janzegers, Jr. and Amanda Marie Bradshaw.|
She is also survived by her sister Briella La'Ree Janzegers, grandparents Dennis Michael and Barbara "Jeanie" Bradshaw, Victor Scott and Kristine Kay Ashley, great grandparents James Thomas and Rose Marie Bradshaw, Mary Annabelle Hayden, James Boarman, James Alvin and Susan Jean Mothershead, Roy V. and Marie Ashley, great-great grandparents Elsie Mothershead, Rubye Haines, Uncles Dennis Michael Bradshaw, Jr., Victor Scott Ashley, II, aunt Robin Lea Goldsmith (Douglas), great uncle Richard A. Bradshaw (Carla S.), cousins Ryleigh Kendell and Teagan Shane Goldsmith, Jane Judith Zalovick. She is also survived by a host of other family members.
The family will receive friends on Monday April 8, 2013 from 12 until service time at 2 PM at the Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, La Plata, MD. Interment will be private.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Ayriona Marie Janzegers Memorial Fund P.O. Box 65 Faulkner, MD 20632.
Arrangements provided by Arehart-Echols Funeral Home.
|Wilkerson, Louise Stivers
Birth: 1930-09-04 in Danville, Kentucky
|Louise S. Wilkerson, 82, of Lexington Park, MD, formerly from Washington, DC passed away on March 29, 2013 in Washington, DC. Born on September 4, 1930 in Danville, KY, she was the daughter of the late Sarah O. and Charles E. Stivers. |
Louise is survived by her children; Michael G. Wilkerson of Washington, DC, Maria T. Harris and Patrick T. Wilkerson both of Lexington Park, MD, 6 grandchildren, and 11 great grandchildren. . Louise is also survived by her siblings; James E. Barden of Durham, NC, Frederic Barden of Los Angeles, CA, and Cedric Barden of Roxboro, NC.
Louise attended Tuskegee Institute from 1948 to 1952, graduating with a Bachelors of Science in Education. Louise served in the United State Air Force from June 12, 1956 to November 28, 1958, and earned the Good Conduct Medal. Louise was an Elementary School Teacher at R.R. Moten School in Farmville, VA, Whittier Elementary School in Washington, DC, and an Editorial Assistant for the Congressional Quarterly, Inc.
She moved to St. Mary’s County in 2004.
Louise enjoyed playing piano/organ for various churches, and organizations, teaching Sunday school, substitute teaching, and teaching piano.
The family will receive friends on Monday, April 8, 2013 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 9, 2013 at 10:00 AM in the Lexington Park United Methodist Church Lexington Park, MD with Pastor Doug and Lori Hayes officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens Leonardtown, MD.
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Leonardtown, MD.
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