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|Walters, Douglas Patrick
Birth: 1952-03-17 in Allentown, Pennsylvania
|Douglas Patrick Walters, 60, of Great Mills, MD, died October 29, 2012, at his home with his loving wife by his side. Doug was born March 17, 1952, in Allentown, PA, to the late Kenneth John Walters and Ethelmae Miller Walters.|
In 1970, Doug graduated from Freedom High School in Bethlehem, PA. From there he attended Duke University in the ROTC program, where he graduated in 1974 with a Bachelor of Science degree. Upon graduation he was commissioned as an officer in the United States Navy.
During his 21 years of service he earned many medals, including the Meritorius Service Medal, two Navy Commendation Medals, two Navy Unit Commendations; the Meritorious Unit Commendation; Coast Guard Meritorious Unit Commendation; the Navy "E" Ribbon; Navy Expeditionary Ribbon; the National Defense Service Medal; the Navy Expeditionary Ribbon; and two National Service Medals. In 1995 he retired as a Commander. After retirement from the Navy, he worked for several defense contractors, including, Raven, DCS, and most recently, RBC, Inc.
On May 2, 1992, he married his beloved wife, Patricia Ann Walters. Together they celebrated 20 years of wedded bliss. In 1997, he moved from Spotsylvania, VA to St. Mary's County.
Doug was passionate about the outdoors, and was an avid fisherman. He was known in the fishing community as "Left Oar." He enjoyed taking fishing trips to the Florida Keys, stripper fishing in the Chesapeake Bay, and even international fishing trips. He also enjoyed hunting, NASCAR, watching the Blue Devils basketball and football games. He loved to vacation with his wife.
In addition to his wife, he is also survived by his daughter, Beverly Jean Walters Chase of Jacksonville, FL; two grandchildren, Kaya Chase and Brecken Chase; his sister, Cynthia Johnson (Charlie) of Savannah, GA; his brother, John Walters (Sharon) of Raleigh, NC; and his nephews, Justin Johnson, Brent Johnson, and Eric Johnson.
In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his daughter, Laurie Michelle Walters.
Family will receive friends for Doug's Life Celebration on Friday, November 2, 2012 from 5 to 8 PM, with a prayer service at 7 PM officiated by Reverend Joe Orlando at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Interment will be private.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650 or the Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center Dev. Office, Attn: Pancreatic Cancer Research, 1 Charles Center, 100 N. Charles Street, Suite 234, Baltimore, MD 21201.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Pritchard, John Noel
Birth: 1935-05-10 in Washington, DC
|John Noel Pritchard, 77, of Charlotte Hall, MD, passed away at Civista Medical Center in La Plata, MD on October 28, 2012. He moved from Prince George's County, Maryland prior to becoming a resident at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home. John was born in Washington, DC on May 10, 1935. He is predeceased by his parents and his wife, Gloria Jean (Markell) Pritchard.|
He served in the Military with the United States Marine Corps from May 13, 1952 until May 12, 1955. Later John worked for Amtrak as a Red Cap Agent, where he handled and assisted customers with baggage service. He retired from Amtrak after working there for 36 years. John was a Washington Redskins Fan and enjoyed playing the lottery.
John is survived by his stepdaughter, Teddy Newton and her husband, Robbie of Mechanicsville, MD; 3 grandchildren; and his brothers, Paul Pritchard and Wayne Pritchard.
All arrangements are being handled by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. There will be a Committal Service, at a later date, at Maryland Veterans Cemetery in Cheltenham, MD.
In Lieu of Flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: CHVH, 29449 Charlotte Hall Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622.
|McCann, William Gordon
|William Gordon McCann of Waldorf, Maryland died on Sunday, October 28, 2012. |
William is the husband of Pat L. McCann; father of Jennifer Webb and her husband Bryant Webb; brother of the late Robert McCann and James McCann. William is also survived by six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
All services will be private.
Arrangements provided by Huntt Funeral Home.
|Hobgood, William Douglas
Birth: 1934-09-02 in Franklinton, North Carolina
|William “Bill” Douglas Hobgood, 78 of Mechanicsville, MD died October 28, 2012 at his residence. Born September 2, 1934 in Franklinton, NC, he was the son of the late Eva Wade Hobgood and Alpheus Hobgood. |
Bill is survived by his wife Marian Long Hobgood whom he married on September 21, 1976 at the NAS Chapel, Patuxent River, MD, children; Patricia Hobgood Wagner (Karl) of Great Mills, MD, Skye L. Hobgood (Jim) of Lexington Park, MD, and Jason Guy (Amie) of Hollywood, MD, siblings; Anne Wright of Carrboro, NC, and Diane Martin of Louisburg, NC, also survived by 4 grandchildren.
In addition to his parents Bill was preceded in death by his siblings; Nadine Liggins, and Kenneth Hobgood, and grandson Drew Thompson.
Mr. Hobgood graduated from Wendell High School in Wendell, NC in 1951, he entered the U.S. Navy in 1955 and served for over 26 years until his retirement in 1981 as a Master Chief, his duty stations were in Oceana, VA, Patuxent River, MD, and Norfolk, VA, and two Mediterranean Cruises, Bill was a member of The Gideons International, (St. Mary’s Camp).
The family will receive friends on Thursday, November 1, 2012 from 11:00AM until 1:00PM in the Leonardtown Baptist Church, where a Funeral Service will be held at 1:00PM with Pastor Mark Dooley officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD.
Memorial contributions may be made to The Gideons International, 21394 Great Mills Rd., Lexington Park, MD 20653 and/or St. Mary’s Hospital Cancer Care and Infusion Services, 25500 Point Lookout Rd., Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Dalrymple, William Bowen
Birth: 1931-02-25 in Prince Frederick, Maryland
|William Bowen Dalrymple, 81, of Prince Frederick, Maryland passed away on October 28, 2012 at Washington Hospital Center. He was born on February 25, 1931 in Prince Frederick, MD to the late Phillip Andrew and Gladys Stinnett Dalrymple. |
Mr. Dalrymple served in the National Guard and worked as a heavy equipment operator in the logging industry.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Mae Dalrymple.
He is survived by his sons, William B. Dalrymple, Jr. of Lusby, MD, Gary E. Dalrymple of Prince Frederick, MD, Joseph P. Dalrymple of Lusby, MD, Roger K. Dalrymple of Prince Frederick, MD, Dennis A. Dalrymple of Lusby, MD and David A. Dalrymple of Prince Frederick, MD. Grandfather of 23, great grandfather of 15, he is also survived by his sister, Betty Robinson of Huntingtown, MD.
The family will receive friends at the Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD 20676 on Thursday November 1, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8 PM. Funeral Services will be held on Friday November 2, 2012, 10 AM at Full Gospel Assembly of God Church, 890 Solomons Island Road South, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Interment will follow in Southern Memorial Gardens, Dunkirk, MD.
Memorial contributions may be made to Full Gospel Assembly of God Church, P.O. Box 850 Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
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