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|McCracken, Richard Franklin, Sr.
Birth: 1927-07-19 in Beaufort, South Carolina
|Richard Franklin McCracken, 85, of Piney Point, MD died at his home on December 23, 2012. Born on July 19, 1927, in Beaufort, SC, he was the son of the late Colby Mitchell Calvin McCracken and Dorothy Davis McCracken.|
On October 26, 1945, Richard enlisted in the United States Air Force, where he proudly served his country as a Private First Class until his honorable discharge on April 3, 1947.
On November 12, 1988, he married his beloved wife, Isabella Judith McCracken, at Lincolnia Methodist Church in Alexandria, VA.
In 1989, Richard and his wife began spending weekends in St. Mary's County. In 1992, they moved from Alexandria, VA, and made St. Mary's there home of residence.
He was self-employed for 43 years as a paint contractor.
He enjoyed fishing and boating, until his boat sunk in Hurricane Isabel. He loved to spend time with his grandchildren, Julian Ayres, Christian Alfonso and Julia Alfonso. He was a member of the St. George's Island Improvement Association.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by nine children and his grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his three brothers and two sisters.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
Birth: 1957-03-16 in Barberton, Ohio
|Jim was born in Barberton, Ohio in 1957 to the late Patrick and Lois Hitchcock. He is one of three children. Jim grew up in Ohio until joining the Air force. |
Jim married his wife, Chris when he was just 18 years old; they had their first son, James, while stationed in Mississippi. Jim was a Staff Sgt in the Air force and was transferred to Pax River.
Jim and Chris made their home in Upper Marlboro, MD and added three other children into their family; Justin, Heather and Kelly. During this time, Jim worked for Clinton Computer until leaving there, relocating the family to St. Leonard and following his passion; cars.
Jim opened his own family owned and operated automotive company in 2001. He took great pride in teaching each of his children about his love of cars. Even his girls can change their oil. Jim and Chris were also founding members of a Car Club. Jim enjoyed motorcycles and drag racing.
Jim was extremely family oriented. He was the “comedian” of the family; the grandchildren especially enjoyed hid Donald Duck impersonations. Jim also “never knew a stranger,” and he had an innate willingness to help all people.
Jim is survived by his loving wife, Chris Hitchcock; Children; James Paul (Holly) Hitchcock , Justin Patrick (Nicole) Hitchcock, Heather Eileen (Nick) Harris and Kelly Lynn Hitchcock; grandchildren, Jacob, Tyler, Alyssa, Kayla, Tristen, Sophia, Patrick, Logan and Avery (arriving early next year); Siblings, Duane Hitchcock and Brenda Horvath.
Arrangements provided by Lee Funeral Home.
|On Sunday December 23, 2012. The loving wife of the late Albert K. Iokepa, Sr.|
Loving mother of Lee Anne Manley, Karen K. Rodrigues, Albert K. Iokepa, Jr. Robert K. Iokepa and Donald N. Iokepa.
|Wagner, William Franklin
Birth: 1940-04-06 in Washington, DC
|William Franklin Wagner of Bryans Road, MD died on Sunday, December 23, 2012 at Southern MD Hospital in Clinton, MD. He was 72 years old. |
Mr. Wagner was a retired supervisor with the D.C. Government for 30 plus years and a veteran of the United States Air Force, having served from 1958-1962. He enjoyed working on cars and small appliances. In his early years, he worked for Sears & Roebuck Co. He was a collector of Franklin Mint cars.
Son of the late Boyd Robert Wagner and the late Dorothy Elizabeth Russell Wagner.
Predeceased by his parents and his late wife, Barbara Jean Wagner.
Survived by three daughters, Kathryn (Mark) Swisher of Bowling Green, VA, Victoria McKenzie of Waldorf, MD, and Christina (Daren) Chilcote of Waldorf, MD; two brothers, John Robert Wagner of FL and James Boyd Wagner of WV; one sister, Reba Hayes of FL; and six grandchildren, Daniel, Rebecca, Caleb, Amanda, Thomas, and William.
Visitation: Thursday, December 27, 2012 from 11AM until time of Funeral Service at 1:30PM at Raymond Funeral Chapel (5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646). Clergy: Rev. Mark Roberson. Pallbearers: Mark Swisher, Daren Chilcote, Daniel Zwick Jr., Caleb Swisher, Thomas McKenzie, and William Chilcote. Interment: Trinity Memorial Gardens in Waldorf, MD.
Memorial contributions may be made to The American Cancer Society (South Atlantic Division, 8219 Town Center Drive, Baltimore, MD 21236.
Arrangements provdied by Raymond Funeral Service.
|Cullen, Larry Arthur
|Larry Arthur Cullen, 60, of La Plata, Maryland crossed over to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 23, 2012. |
Family and Friends will unite on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 1:00 pm for a Memorial Service at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home Chapel, 2294 Old Washington Road, Waldorf, Maryland 20601. Interment will be private.
Larry was the Son of the late Helen M. and Larry P. Cullen.
He is survived by his daughters, Renee' and Melanie; sisters, Dale M. Yingling and Darleen M. Phares; and brother-in-law, Tommy Phares. He also is survived by his four Grandsons, one Granddaughter, and one Great Granddaughter and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by sisters Loretta F. Narrington and Helen L. Bender; one brother Zachary S. Cullen; brothers-in-law, David B. Yingling and Butch Narrington; nephews, Vincent Williams and Cody Cullen Langdon.
Larry was employed and greatly taken care of by the Spring Dell Center. Through them he was active in Charles County Student Social Education and received two awards in 2012. He received a Community Service Award from the Charles County Commissioners and an Award for Service from Point of Change Ministry. Larry loved casino nights at the Jaycees and was a die hard Cowboys fan.
The Family wishes to truly, truly, thank and have all of the people that have cared for, befriended and become his large exterior family at Spring Dell and his Group Home at Copley House. They are appreciated immensely for the Love and Care given to Larry.
Arrangements provided by Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home.
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