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|Vance, Larry Douglas
Birth: 1947-04-22 in Verdunville, West Virginia
|Larry Douglas Vance of Waldorf, Maryland, died on July 19, 2012 at Walter Reed National Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. He was 65 years old. Born on April 22, 1947 in Verdunville, WV, is the son of Sybil Maynard Vance of Claremont, NC and the late Wash Vance. |
Mr. Vance was a retired Chief Master Sgt. Of Avionics and Aircraft Maintenance with the United States Air Force with 23 years of service and continued with HTA Aviation for an additional 10 years at Andrews AFB. He was an A&P certified mechanic and an IA Inspector. He had his commercial multi-engine pilot license and loved building remote control planes and trains - he was a member of the Charles County Remote Control Club. He was a long-time employee of Doug's Hobby Shop in Waldorf, MD and a member of New Life Wesleyan Church in La Plata, MD.
Predeceased by his father, Wash Vance.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 43 years Linda Vance; one son Brian D. (Lori) Vance of Lewisberry, PA; one daughter Julie S. (David) Bell of Waldorf, MD; special "adopted" son and daughter, Roger and Julia Vaughn; and 8 grandchildren: Emily and Amber Vance, Hannah Shelton, Haley Bell, Matthew and Bryce Carl, Austin and Madison Dalton.
Visitation: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 from 9AM until time of Funeral Service at 11AM at New Life Wesleyan Church (9690 Shepherd's Creek Place, La Plata, MD 20646) with Rev. Aaron Rummage officiating. Interment will be in Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.
Arrangements by Raymond Funeral Service, P.A.
|Burchfield, Yvonne M.
Birth: in Holland
|Yvonne M. Burchfield, 71, of Waldorf, MD died Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. Born in Holland she was a daughter of the late Jonathan and Barbara Ummels. |
She was the beloved wife of the late Hayden Burchfield who passed away in 2008.
She loved cooking, knitting, and taking care of her rose garden. She was a stay at home mom.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory a daughter, Yolanda Sloan, a sister, Matilda, three grandchildren, Tabitha Reckeweg, Allison and Jillian Sloan, two great grandchildren, Cloey Mangum and Penelope Reckeweg.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John and a sister, Mia.
Arrangements provided by Lee Funeral Home.
|Oszajca, Virginia Patricia
Birth: 1913-11-29 in West Warwick, Rhode Island
|Virginia Patricia Oszajca, 98, of Port Republic, Maryland passed away July 18, 2012. She was born Nov 29, 1913 in West Warwick, Rhode Island to Dominico and Marianne Di Carlo. |
She was a home maker who also enjoyed traveling, cooking, old movies and taking care of her grand kids. Her passion was Italian food.
She is survived by her son Robert and his wife Aurora Oszajca, grand children Robert Oszajca II and Jennifer McKinney and several great grand children.
Family received friends on July 23, 2012 at Raush Funeral Home in Port Republic Maryland. A mass of Christian burial was held at Saint John Vianney Catholic Church in Prince Fredrick, Maryland on July 24 and interment followed at St Mary’s Cemetery in West Warwick, Rhode Island on July 26, 2012.
Arrangements provided by the Rausch Funeral Home, PA of Port Republic, MD.
|Shegogue, Roma Gwen
Birth: 1931-10-25 in West Virginia
|Roma Gwen Shegogue 80 of Waldorf, Md. Died July 18, 2012 at her home. She was born on October 25, 1931 in West Virginia to the late Robert and Mary Chambers. |
She is also predeceased by her daughters Mary Shegogue, Deborah Shegogue, and Rhonda Schegogue, and one grandchild.
She is survived by her son John Shegogue, Jr., daughters Renee Shegogue, Tamara Shegogue, Fawn Shegogue, and Roma Oddis. She is also survived by 16 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Roma was an administrative assistant in the banking industry. She loved to paint, sing karaoke, enjoyed singing, dancing, nature and animals.
The family will receive friends on Monday July 24,2012 from 5 to 8 pm at the Arehart-Echols Funeral Home in La Plata, Md. Were funeral services will be held on Tuesday July 24th at 11 AM. Interment to follow at the Fort Lincoln Cemetery in Brentwood, Md.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association P.O. Box 96011 Washington, DC 20090.
Arrangements provided by Arehart-Echols Funeral Home.
|Chandler, Frank Lawrence
Birth: 1962-03-01 in Highland, Illinois
|Frank Lawrence "Butch" Chandler, 50 of Leonardtown, MD, died July 18, 2012 at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. He was born in Highland, Illinois on March 1, 1962. He was the son of Frank Harry Chandler and Marilyn Ann Kuchta Chandler. |
Butch was predeceased by maternal grandparents Raymond and Evelyn Kuchta and paternal grandparents Frank Edward (Bud) and Emma Chandler.
He was a Retired Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy and had been employed by the Mitre Corporation since 2004. Butch began his Naval career by enlisting on July 4, 1980. Selected and commissioned as a Limited Duty Officer in 1991, his first tour of duty as a naval officer was aboard USS Olldendorf as the Electronic Materials Officer. He was assigned to the Naval Telecommunications and Computer Station in San Diego from 1994 to 1995.
Then followed duty as the Combat Information Center Officer aboard USS Essex, and in 1999 he was selected for assignment at the White House Communications Agency where he served as the J-4 Logistics Deputy and Presidential Communications Officer from 2000 to 2003. His last active duty station was the Military Sealift Command Headquarters. He has received the Meritorious Service Medal, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, 4 Navy commendations and 2 Navy achievement medals.
He attended California State University at Long Beach and an overseas program at Moscow State University, Russia where he completed a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies (Eastern Europe/Russia concentration) with a minor in Russian language in 1996. His talent for language included competency in Russian and a working knowledge of Polish and Czech.
Upon retirement from the Navy in 2004, he joined the Mitre Corporation and provided mobile communications support for the White House Communications Agency and Airborne Electronic Warfare through the Naval Air Station Patuxent River location.
Butch grew to know and care deeply about his Southern Maryland community. Whether providing volunteer technology support to the Southern Maryland Historical Society, assisting the Sotterley Foundation or offering his expertise to many locally-owned businesses, he gave of his time and talents with his trademark generosity. He had a strong desire to contribute wherever possible.
Frank is survived by his loving wife, Katherine Barrett Stormont of Leonardtown, MD; his daughter: Katharine Elizabeth Chandler; his parents: Frank H. Chandler and Marilyn K. Chandler; and his sisters: Jennifer Rae Chandler and Amanda Beth Belisle.
The family will receive friends for Visitation on Friday July, 27, 2012 from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on July 28, 2012 at Our Lady Church, Medley's Neck Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Memorial donations may be made to: Wounded Warrior Project, www.woundedwarriorproject.org/
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Funeral Home.
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