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|Brown, Fred Nathen
Birth: 1943-02-14 in Conowingo, Maryland
|Fred Nathen Brown, 69, of Charlotte Hall, MD died December 16, 2012 at Calvert Memorial Hospital. He was born on February 14, 1943 in Conowingo, MD, the son of the late Clayton Mitchell and Blanche Aileen (Curry) Brown.|
He was an Auto Mechanic in the United States Army with both Active and Reserve duty from November 1, 1961 through April 9, 1968. He was a local businessman/owner of Brown's Furniture in Waldorf and Mechanicsville for many years.
He was an avid Washington Redskins Fan. Fred enjoyed playing horseshoes, shuffleboard, and entertaining family and friends at his home by throwing huge crab feast gatherings, pool parties, and cookouts. After retirement his favorite pass time was spending time with his grandsons. He loved to watch them swim in his pool and ride their bikes, motor cycles and go-karts. He looked forward to sleep-overs with the boys, which included a night of SpongeBob, popcorn and ice cream. His latest and newest adventure was going camping with his grandsons over this past summer. He was dedicated to his family and generous to all. He leaves behind many, many friends and family.
In addition to his parents, Fred is predeceased by his daughter, Elaine; his son, Thomas; his grandson, James "Dustin" Owens; sisters, Lois Grisby and Sally Holcomb; and brothers, Clayton Jr., Wiley, and John Brown.
Fred was the loving husband of Margaret I. Brown (49 years) and father of Christine Brown Owens (Maurice). Aside from his wife and daughter, Fred is survived by his four grandsons, Maurice, Jr., Anthony, Blake, and Bryce Owens; nieces, Karen Boecher (Richard) and their children Mackenzie, Garrett and Gavin; niece, Sharon Thompson; sisters, Helen Garofalo, Janet Murphy, and Mary Gurden; and one brother, Charles Brown; and many other nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received for Fred's Life Celebration on Thursday, December 20, 2012 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM and from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, with prayers beginning at 7:30 PM at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. There will be a Mass on Friday, December 21, 2012 at 11:00 AM at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 28297 Old Village Road, Mechanicsville, MD 20659. Rev. David G. Wells will officiate. Interment will follow to Charles Memorial Gardens, 26325 Point Lookout Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Pallbearers include Maurice Owens Jr., William Honeycutt, Michelle Cardello, Edward Flaherty, Robert Oppermann Sr. and James Allen.
Memorial Contributions may be made to: Cystic Fibrosis Pulmonary Clinic, 6391 Children's Hospital 111Michigan Ave NW, Washington, DC 20010-2970.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.
|Hassay, Sarah Alverda
Birth: 1921-10-04 in Muhlenburg, Pennsylvania
|Sarah A. Hassay, 91 of Hollywood, MD died on December 16, 2012 at her home. Born October 4, 1921 in Muhlenburg, PA, she was the daughter of the late Silas Gregory and Ellen Jane Moss Gregory.|
Sarah married the love of her life, William F. Hassay, on September 29, 1950 at Foundry Methodist Church in Washington, D.C. They celebrated 62 years wonderful years together.
She had many hobbies which included a love of the arts. All of her children learned to play instruments as a result of her encouragement. She enjoyed painting and calligraphy. As a devoted "family maker," she always knew how to bring loved ones together, especially over home-cooked meals.
Her love of travel propelled Sarah and her family on trips all over the world. Vacations in Ireland and sailing in Greece were particular favorites. Throughout her life, she delighted in the beauty of nature and keeping up on current affairs. As a member of several organizations, Sarah is a Past Worthy Matron of the Julia Halla Chapter #107 Order of the Eastern Star. She is a Past Regent and Past Treasurer of Major William Thomas Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution. She also belonged to The Women's Club of St. Mary's County and was involved with Jobs Daughters Bethel #42 for many years.
In addition to her loving husband, Sarah is survived by her children, William F. Hassay, Jr. of Owings Mills, MD, John R. Hassay (Maryellen) of South Dennis, MA, Michael W. Hassay of St. Leonard, MD and Stephen W. Hassay (Anna) of Hollywood, MD; her grandchildren, Nicholas Hassay (Eva), Jessica Hassay, Zachary Hassay (Holly), Jordan Hassay, Sarah Hassay, Meagan Tkach, Colin Hassay, and Nathan Hassay; her great grandchildren, Gavin Hassay, Logan Hassay, and Santiago Hassay; and her sisters, May E. Gregory of Mulenburg, Pa. and Helen Haskins (Neil) of Rochester, N.Y.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brother, Myron S. Gregory (Kay) of Charlestown, WV.
Family will receive friends for Sarah's Life Celebration on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Prayers will be recited at 7:00 p.m. by Reverend John Ball, Trinity Episcopal Church, St. Mary's City, MD, followed by a service conducted by Julia Halla Chapter #107 O.E.S. and a benediction by Mr. Michael Sirk, Past Master of Thomas J. Shryock Masonic Lodge. Another visitation will be held on Friday, December 21, 2012 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Clarke Piatt Funeral Home, Inc., 6 Sunset Lake Road, Hunlock Creek, PA 18621. Interment will be held Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Bloomingdale Cemetery, Luzerne County, PA.
Serving as pallbearers will be William F. Hassay, Jr., John R. Hassay, Michael W. Hassay, Stephen W. Hassay, Nicholas Hassay, Jordan Hassay and Colin Hassay.
In lieu of flowers, charitable donations may be made to Major William Thomas Chapter, NSDAR, to benefit the Good Citizenship Medal Program, C/O Chapter Treasurer Cindy Hartman, 6837 Maxwell Drive, Hughesville, Md., 20637.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, Md.
|Larsen, Anna Hill
Birth: 1923-06-19 in Chaptico, Maryland
|Anna Hill Larsen, 89, of Waldorf, died December 16, 2012, at Fenwick Landing Senior Care Community, Waldorf, Maryland, following a stroke. Born June 19, 1923, in Chaptico, she was the daughter of Joseph Dixie Hill and Ida Catherine (Thompson) Hill.|
She retired from the federal government in 1977. She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Bryantown, Maryland. Her greatest joy was her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband George Stanley Larsen; brothers, William Hill and Joseph Bruce Hill; sisters, Edith Hill and Ella Pilkerton.
She is survived by sisters, Elizabeth Gray, Helen Law and her husband Larnie, and Catherine Ann Mullen and her husband Duane, granddaughter Terry Chernick, and many more relatives.
Visitation will be held Thursday, December 20, 2 - 4 p.m. and 6 - 8 p.m. at Huntt Funeral Home in Waldorf, with prayers at 7:00 p.m. Mass will be held Friday, December 21, 11:00 a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Bryantown. Burial will take place at Trinity Memorial Gardens immediately following the mass.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Waldorf Volunteer Fire Department.
Arrangements provided by Huntt Funeral Home.
|Quade, Joseph Raymond, Jr.
Birth: 1969-12-04 in La Plata, Maryland
|Joseph Raymond "Joe" Quade, Jr. of Newburg, MD died on Sunday December 16, 2012 at Bayview Center in Baltimore City, MD. He was 43 years old. |
Mr. Quade was a HVAC Technician for 20 years and of the Catholic faith. He was an avid Redskins and Washington Capitals fan. He enjoyed fishing and his dog “Sparky”, going to casinos, eating seafood, and being at the beach. He was known as a “jack of all trades” and helped remodel homes for his family.
Son of the living Joseph Raymond Quade, Sr. and the late Shelby Jean Knicely Quade. Survived by his father; his wife of 19 years, Cheryl Logan Quade; two sons, Christopher R. and Timothy Quade, both of Newburg, MD; one brother, Michael L. Quade of Newburg, MD; and one sister, Tammy R. (Jason) Melvin of Waldorf, MD.
Visitation: Friday, December 21, 2012 from 11AM until time of Funeral Service at 1PM at Raymond Funeral Chapel (5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646). Clergy: Fr. Robert Golas. Interment: Heritage Memorial Cemetery in Waldorf, MD. Pallbearers: Jason Melvin, Teddy Brown, Jimmy Moreland Jr., Issac Crumrine, George Crumrine, and Bobby Norment.
Memorial contributions may be made to Johns Hopkins Cancer Research (100 N. Charles Street, Suite 234, Baltimore, MD 21201).
Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.
|Thompson, Larry E., Jr.
Birth: 1965-07-21 in La Plata, Maryland
|Larry E. Thompson, Jr. 47 of Lothian, Md. died on December 16, 2012. He was born on July 21, 1965 in La Plata, Md. to Geraldine Medlin and the late Larry E. Thompson.|
He is survived by his son Chase E. Thompson, and his sisters Tammy L. Miller, Sharee Jones, Antoinette Medlin. He is also survived by his uncle Clarence Robert Thompson, 7 nephews, 3 nieces and 1 great nephew.
Larry enjoyed being on the water crabbing and oystering. Playing cards , yahtzee and scrabble with his family. Larry also enjoyed scratch offs and keno. But most of all being with family and friends.
The family will receive friends on December 20th from 4 to 8 pm with a service at 7pm at the Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, La Plata, Md. Interment will be private.
Arrangements provided by Arehart-Echols Funeral Home.
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