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Ferrell, Helen Catherine

Birth: 1934-09-07 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Residence: California, Maryland
Death: Thursday, January 31, 2013
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Click to see full size photoHelen Catherine Ferrell, 78, of California, MD, formerly of Johnstown, PA, passed away on January 31, 2013 in Solomons, MD. She was born on September 7, 1934 in Johnstown, PA to the late Eleanor Poremsky Wilker and the late Sylvester James Wilker.

She was the beloved wife to Raymond Ferrell whom she married on March 26, 1976 in Clinton United Methodist Church and he preceded her in death on April 21, 2008.

Helen graduated from Seton Hill College, Greensburg, PA in 1956. She went on to become a Music Teacher and Daycare Teacher moving to Camp Springs, MD in 1979 and eventually to California, MD. In her spare time she enjoyed quilting and cross stitching.

Helen is survived by her children, Lisa Neal of Dover, DE and Mike Halterman (Anna) of Lusby, MD; siblings, Jim Wilker of PA, Kathy Wilker of NJ, Mary Lou Simpson of Lakewood, CO, and Carol Ann Sullivan of Manchester, NH; and three grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 11 AM in Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, Solomons, MD with Monsignor Michael Wilson officiating. Interment will be held at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery. The family request memorial contributions to be made in Helen’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th fl., New York, NY 10001, www.alzfdn.org .

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., Lusby, MD.

McKirgan, Dan Sean

Birth: 1961-03-15 in Cheverly, Maryland
Residence: Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
Death: Thursday, January 31, 2013
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Click to see full size photoDan Sean McKirgan, 51, of Chesapeake Beach, MD passed away suddenly on January 31, 2013. He was born March 15, 1961 in Cheverly, MD to John Lawrence and Patricia Elaine (Clary) McKirgan. He was raised in Wheaton, MD and graduated from Northwood High School in 1979.

Dan married Tracey A. Spigai on May 13, 2000 and they lived in Prince Frederick until moving to Chesapeake Beach in 2001.

He was employed by Giant Food for twenty seven years and retired in 2006 as a grocery specialist. After retiring from Giant, Dan worked for Frito Lay as a district sales manager.

Dan was a people person and was very outgoing. In his leisure time, he enjoyed being on the water, boating, traveling, and music. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family, especially his two sons.

Dan is survived by his loving wife Tracey A. McKirgan, and his sons Daniel and Timothy McKirgan, all of Chesapeake Beach. Also surviving are siblings Kevin P. McKirgan of Miami, FL, Robyn A. Dean of Ashburn, VA, and John B. McKirgan of Rockville, MD; his father in law Joseph J. Spigai of Chesapeake Beach, and sisters-in-law Tara A. and Kereth C. Cowe-Spigai of Salem, MA.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Bowen, Samuel Charles, Jr.

Birth: 1924-11-04 in Prince Frederick, Maryland
Residence: Owings, Maryland
Death: Thursday, January 31, 2013
Laid to Rest: Monday, February 04, 2013 in the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church Cemetery, Lothian, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoSamuel Charles Bowen, Jr., 88, of Owings passed away January 31, 2013 at his residence. Sam was born November 4, 1924 in Prince Frederick to Samuel Charles, Sr. and Clara Blanche (Whittington) Bowen. He was raised in Prince Frederick and graduated from Calvert High School.

He served in the United States Army from 1944-1946, earning the Good Conduct, Army Occupation Medals, and the European African Middle Eastern Theatre and World War II Victory Ribbons.

Sam married Anna Mae Cullember on February 12, 1949 and they lived in Camp Springs for twenty years before moving to Owings in 1977.

He was employed as an automobile mechanic and worked at Jay Chevrolet, Lowes Chevrolet and Ourisman Chevrolet in Camp Springs.

Sam enjoyed playing cards, being outdoors, working on cars and took pride in his perfectly mowed lawn. He was an accomplished handyman who could fix or build anything.

Sam is survived by his loving wife Anna Mae Bowen and three siblings, Dorothy “Dot” Wilson of Downey, CA, Warren Bowen and wife Doris of Virginia and Jaxie McCullough of Churchville, MD. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and dear friends.

He was preceded in death by siblings Gerald “Buddy” Bowen, Evelyn Bowen and Blanche James.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Margolis, Anne Marie

Birth: 1924-05-22 in Baltimore, Maryland
Residence: Solomons, Maryland
Death: Thursday, January 31, 2013
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Click to see full size photoAnne Marie McCabe Margolis, 88, of Solomons, MD died January 31, 2013 in Leonardtown, MD. A native of Maryland, Anne was born in Baltimore, on May 22, 1924, the daughter of the late John Michael McCabe and Eva Barbara Dement McCabe.

Anne graduated from Seton High School in Baltimore. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Bacteriology at Notre Dame College (Baltimore) and a Master's in Liberal Arts Studies from Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH).

Anne married her beloved George Margolis in 1950. Together they raised four children while living in NC, VA, VT, and NH. Anne moved to St. Mary's County, MD after living in CT and NY.

Anne loved, inspired, and celebrated the lives of those that were fortunate enough to be within her circle of family and friends. An accomplished artist, she spent much of her life working as a weaver, potter and sculptor. When she was not in the studio, she wrote poetry and studied contemporary art.

Anne was actively involved with Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center in Solomons, MD and the HOPE food pantry in Lexington Park, MD. She also served as a docent for the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Gardens in Washington DC. Prior to moving to St Mary's County she was a docent at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield, CT and a member of the NH League of Arts and Crafts. She was also a bacteriologist at Duke Hospital in Durham, NC, served on the Board of Education in the Dresden School District, and as a volunteer ski instructor in NH.

Anne is survived by her children, Susan Margolis (Scott DeYoung) of Ridgefield, CT; Mac Margolis (Janice do Nascimento Cortez) of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Josh Margolis (Kathy) of Greenbrae, CA; and Dan Margolis (Lynne) of Salt Lake City, UT; and her grandchildren, Anne Margolis, Jay DeYoung, Kate Margolis, Ryan Margolis, Lia Margolis, Brian Margolis, Brynne Margolis and Nina Margolis.

In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, George Margolis and her brother, Jerry McCabe.

All Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to Annmarie Sculpture Garden and Arts Center, P.O. Box 99, Dowell, MD 20629 or Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O.Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

Blue, John William

Birth: 1940-05-12 in Kipling, North Carolina
Residence: Forestville, Maryland
Death: Thursday, January 31, 2013
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 in the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoJohn William Blue, 72 of Forestville, Maryland, was peacefully called to his heavenly glory on January 31, 2013 at Southern Maryland Hospital in Clinton, Maryland. John was born on May 12, 1940 in Kipling, North Carolina, to the late Nora and Johnson Blue. John was known to his family and friends as “Blue”.

Blue enlisted in the U.S. Army on December 18, 1958; stationed at Fort Bragg, North Carolina. While serving in the Military, Blue received many honors, one being the Good Medal of Conduct.

Before his illness, which caused him to work no longer, Blue was employed in food services as manager of The Jumbo Food Store in Cheverly, Maryland and also worked as a delivery driver for Wonder Bread. He was known for his smile and laughter and enjoyed his life to the fullest and enjoyed having his family and friends around him.

He leaves to cherish his memories his daughter Kimberly Jones (Marvin); two grandchildren, Skye Stewart and Alijah Jones and special friend for years, Brenda Henson, and a host of family and friends.

Blue was preceded in death by his parents Nora and Johnson Blue and son Daniel S. Henson and his Uncle James Prentiss.

“Those we love can never be more than thought apart, for as long as there is memory they’ll live on in the heart." (Kim)

The family will receive family and friends on Thursday, February 7, 2013 from 10:00 am – 11:00 am at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home Chapel, 2294 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, MD. Interment will take place on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 10 am at Maryland Veterans Cemetery in Cheltenham, Maryland.

Arrangements provided by Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home.


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