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|Privara, Sharon Kay
Birth: 1945-10-06 in Johnstown, Pennsylvania
|Sharon Kay Nevins Privara, 69, of Lusby, MD formerly of Homer City, PA passed away on December 8, 2014 in Washington, DC. She was born October 6, 1945 in Johnstown, PA to the late Lillian Florence and Byron Franklin Nevins. |
She was the loving wife to Thomas James Privara for 32 years.
Sharon attended Laura Lamar High School in Homer City, PA and went on to be a Office Manager.
She is survived by her husband Thomas James Privara of Lusby, MD, twin sister, Cheryl Nevins Drawl of Homer City, PA; nieces and nephews, Renee George Rowland and Brian Scott George of Nashville, TN and Richard Michael Joseph Drawl, Jr. of Homer City, PA.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Hagelin, Danny Irvin
Birth: 1958-08-11 in Prince Frederick, Maryland
|Danny Irvin Hagelin, 56, of Lusby, MD passed away on December 7, 2014 at MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital. Born August 11, 1958 in Prince Frederick, MD he was the son of the late Edward Hoover Hagelin, Sr. and Bertie Mae (Hall) Hagelin who preceded him in death two days prior on December 5, 2014.|
Danny was a warehouse manager for Direct Mail for thirty two years. He was a Washington Redskins fan and enjoyed antiques. He was an avid Coca Cola memorabilia collector.
Danny is survived by his daughter, Jocelyn D. Weiss (Michael) of Huntingtown, MD; his grandchildren, Kaylee and Evan Weiss; siblings, Ron Hagelin (Sally) of LaFayette, LA, Ed Hagelin (Doris) of Lusby, MD, Debbie Doyle (Bobby) of Gaithersburg, MD, Dorothy Stonestreet of Prince Frederick, MD, Sharon Wilson (John) of Lusby, MD and Randy Hagelin (Regina) of Lusby, MD; three uncles; and two aunts.
Family will receive friends for Danny and his mother Bertie on Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Rausch Funeral Home, 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD 20657. A funeral service will be held for Danny and his mother Bertie on Friday, December 12, 2014 at Rausch Funeral Home, Lusby, MD at 10:00 a.m. Interment for Danny will follow in Middleham Chapel Episcopal Church Cemetery, Lusby, MD. Interment for Bertie will follow Danny’s interment in Southern Memorial Gardens, Dunkirk, MD.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association. Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Hayden, Elbert Ignatius
Birth: 1919-05-28 in Leonardtown, Maryland
|Elbert Ignatius "Tart" Hayden, age 95 of Leonardtown, MD died on December 7, 2014 at MedStar St. Mary's Hospital. Born in Leonardtown, MD on May 28, 1919, he was the son of the late Spencer Ignatius Hayden and Ann Lee Williams Hayden. He was the loving husband of Agnes Marie Hayden.|
Hayden attended Leonard Hall and St. Mary's Academies. In 1936, he entered the Civilian Conservation Corps. In 1939, he volunteered for service in the United States Coast Guard. Hayden reported for active duty on September 29, 1939, he served the next six years on several ships and many locations. Five years of his duty was at sea. Hayden received his basic training at Curtis Bay, MD. After his training he went aboard a Coast Guard Cutter and did patrol duty in the North Atlantic, home port Staten Island, New York.
After six months Hayden was transferred to another ship and continued patrol duty in the North Atlantic, home port New London, Connecticut. This lasted until the end of 1940. Hayden then went to another ship and did convoy duty in the North Atlantic, home port being Argentia, Newfoundland. This was for a two year period.
In 1943, he was transferred to another ship and sent to San Juan, Puerto Rico for patrol duty. In 1943, Hayden was promoted to Chief Boatswain's Mate and put in command of a boat and crew. In 1944, he was transferred to Miami, Florida, and put in command of another vessel. At this time he was doing patrol duty between Miami and Key West, Florida. He finished his career in this area and was honorably discharged on October 19, 1945.
Among his awards are the World War II Victory Medal, the American Campaign Medal, the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, the National Defense Medal and the Good Conduct Medal for the period of six years. He was proud of the six years he spent in the U.S. Coast Guard serving his country.
After his discharge from the service Mr. Hayden entered into the dry cleaning business and in 1951 he leased the Ideal Cleaners that was located on Lawrence Avenue in Leonardtown. In 1958 he founded the Town Cleaners that is located on Fenwick Street.
In 1968, he moved to Virginia and entered into the thoroughbred racing business. In 1976, Hayden returned to St. Mary's County and semi-retired. In 1985, Hayden entered into the sealcoating business known as Hayden's Sealcoating. He worked at this until he retired in 2005.
Mr. Hayden was a lifetime member of the V.F.W Post 2632 and a member of the Plantation Driving Club. He enjoyed hunting, driving, showing his horse, Gypsy Jingles, and playing poker.
Mr. Hayden is survived by his loving wife of forty years, Agnes Marie, step-son, James Michael Lacey, and his children by a former marriage namely- Spencer S. Hayden II, of Louisiana, Marilyn Hayden, of Chicago, Thomas L. Hayden, of Lancaster, PA, Owens F. Hayden, of Mechanicsville, MD, Charlotte Frankel, of Brandywine, MD, Sharon Fuller, of Loveville, MD, and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great- great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his children, Ruth Ann Kline, Paul Hayden, Wayne E. Hayden, and Gary M. Hayden.
Family will receive friends for Elbert's Life Celebration on Friday, December 12, 2014 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. with prayers recited at 7:00 p.m. at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 22800 Washington Street, Leonardtown, MD. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Alfred Mattingly, Roy Mattingly, Tom McCaughley, Robert Farrell, Bob Faus, and Bob Mattei.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Leonardtown Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 299, Leonardtown, MD 20650 or A.C.T.S., P.O. Box 54, Bushwood, Maryland 20618. Arrangements provided by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Coombs, Robert Howard
Birth: 1937-06-17 in Pomfret, Maryland
|Robert Howard Coombs, 77, of Pomfret, Maryland passed away December 7, 2014 surrounded by his family, at University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center, La Plata, Md.|
Howard was the son of the late Joseph Edward Coombs and Marion Elizabeth (Winkler) Coombs. He was born at home on June 17th 1937, in Pomfret, Md. on a small tobacco farm as number seven of 12 children.
He was preceded in death by three brothers; Joseph Chester, James Walter, Michael Glenn and three sisters; Frances Cecilia Austin, Emily Elizabeth McKenzie and Eleanor Bernice Pickeral. He leaves two brothers, Thomas Everett and Reginald Xavier as well as three sisters; Mary Ruth Tormey, Marion Rebecca Winkler and Rachel Angela Cutlip.
Howard leaves behind his loving wife of 55 years, Mary Jean “Huntt” Coombs, 3 sons; Howard Jerome, Jeffrey Allen and Daron Edward and 2 daughters; Sheila Faye (Windsor) and Pamela Sue (Coron), 10 grandchildren and one great grandchild.
He was raised and spent his entire life in Pomfret, Md where he worked as a Brick Mason and Farmer for most of his life and in later years as a maintenance handyman for Baldus Real Estate in La Plata. He was known for his hard work and service to others. He loved farming, gardening, hunting, fishing and spending time with his family and friends.
Viewing will be held at Raymond’s funeral home, 5630 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646 on December 14th, 2014 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm with a prayer service at 7pm. A Mass of Christian burial will begin at 11:00 on Monday, December 15th at St. Josephs Catholic Church, 4590 St. Josephs Way, Pomfret, Md. Preceded by a viewing period from 10:00-11:00 at the church. Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.
|Stone, Mary Lorraine
Birth: 1978-03-27 in Leonardtown, Maryland
|Mary Lorraine “Lori” Stone, 36, of La Plata, MD passed away on December 7, 2014 in La Plata, MD. Born on March 27, 1978 in Leonardtown, MD she was the loving daughter of Mary F. Coffey of Dillwyn, VA. and William A. Stone, Sr. of St. Mary’s County, MD. |
Lori is survived by her 3 children, siblings; Jennifer DeLima, Trish Steinruck, Sara Taylor, and Jason Thompson. She was preceded in death by her brother Billy “BB” Stone, Jr.
She graduated from Chopticon High School in 1996; and received a degree from the University of Maryland. She worked as a Computer Programmer. Lori enjoyed her dear friends Jim, Myra and her faithful companion Rudy.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 11, 2014 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM with prayers recited at 7:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gordon Bacon officiating. Interment will be private.
Contributions may be made to the Parent Alienation Foundation 2980 Belmont Ave Youngstown, OH 44505, and/or the Optimist Club of Mechanicsville P.O. Box 301 Mechanicsville, MD 20659. Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.
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