|| Write Us | Help | Sponsors | Classifieds | Employment | Forums | MarketPlace | Calendar | Headlines | Announcements | Weather | More... ||
Return to the Obituary Announcements Main Page
|Vargot, Joseph Leonard
Birth: 1924-09-12 in Erie, Pennsylvania
|Joseph Leonard Vargot, 90, of Owings passed away December 18, 2014 at his residence. He was born September 12, 1924 in Erie, PA to Joseph S. and Elizabeth (Wilczynski) Vargot. |
Joseph was raised in Erie and attended East High School, and later Edinboro State College in PA. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps on June 10, 1943 and was honorably discharged at the rank of Private First Class on March 3, 1946. Joseph moved to D.C. in 1952 and was a cartographer for the United States Geological Survey for 36 years, retiring in 1988.
He married Ellaine Mary Ott in November 1955, and they moved to Takoma Park in 1961. He has resided in Owings since 2007. Joseph enjoyed drawing, reading, especially history books, building model airplanes, stamp and coin collecting and his dogs.
Joseph was preceded in death by his wife Ellaine, who passed away in 2011. He is survived by daughters Suzanne L. Castilla and husband Ernest of Fargo, ND, and Jeannine Siess and husband Chris of Waynesboro, PA, and a son Mathieu D. Vargot and wife Lan of Owings. Also surviving are grandchildren Daphney Vargot and Joseph Siess and a sister-in-law Marilyn Williams of Coral Springs, FL.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Hummer, Zachary Mason
|Zachary “Zach” Mason Hummer, 22, of Lusby, MD passed away at his residence on December 18, 2014. He was born on February 26, 1992 in Prince Frederick, MD to Paula Larsen and Kerry Mason Hummer. |
Zach was a life long resident of Calvert County, MD were he attended Patuxent High School. He worked as a welder and dreamed of becoming a commercial diver and underwater welder. He also attended Santa Monica Community College
Zach is survived by his father, Kerry Mason Hummer, of Port Republic, MD, his mother, Paula Larsen Hummer, of Lusby, MD, his sister Gavin S. Hummer, of Lusby, MD, Grandparents, Janet Larsen, Paul Larsen, Geneva Allison and Charles Hummer. Zach will also be dearly missed by four aunts, two uncles, a nephew, numerous cousins and many friends.
Family will receive friends at the Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD 20657 on Monday, December 22, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. A service celebrating Zach’s life will be held at 5:00 p.m. Interment will be private. Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Cole, Francis Richard
|Francis “Frank” Richard Cole, 77, of White Plains, MD died on December 18, 2014 at his residence with Hospice.|
Frank was a tile setter/mason for 50 plus years with the Tile Setters Union. He was a graduate of Oxon Hill High School in 1956 and a member of the Antique Auto Club. He enjoyed collecting antiques and traveling. He loved his cat “Pee Wee” and going to his farm in Nanjemoy.
He is the son of the late John Shelby Cole and the late Charity Bolt Cole. He is also predeceased by his brothers, Earlie Shelby Cole, John Thomas Cole, and Russell Donald Cole, and his sister, Jenny Hosselrode.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Joan E. Fyer-Cole; his son, David Cole of Nanjemoy, MD; his daughter, Nancy Cole and her husband Michael of Rockville, MD; his brother, Buford Cole and his wife Milagros; and his sisters, Mary Peters and her husband Bob, Barbara Berger and her husband John, Lillie Orrison and her husband Jerry, and Shirley Dorsey and her husband Eddie.
Friends were received on Monday, December 22, 2014 from 4-8PM with Funeral Service beginning at 7PM at the Raymond Funeral Service Chapel, 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646. Interment on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at the Middleburg Memorial Cemetery in Middleburg, VA.
Memorial contributions are asked to Hospice of Charles County, 2505 Davis Road, Waldorf, MD 20603. Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.
|Gibbons, Rosalie Theresa
Birth: 1931-07-31 in Solomons, Maryland
|Rosalie Theresa Gibbons, 83, of Leonardtown, MD passed away on December 18, 2014 at Hospice House of St. Mary's. Born July 31, 1931, in Solomons, MD, she was the daughter of the late Nelson Ellsworth and Agnes V. Parks Lusby.|
She lovingly dedicated her life to motherhood, devoting her time to raising her children and being a wonderful homemaker. She cherished spending time with her family and grandchildren. She had an enormous, kind, giving heart to not only her family but to everyone. She touched the lives of all that knew her.
Rosalie is survived by her children, Deborah Hyde of California, MD, Charles Gibbons of California, MD, Toni Foster-Arnold of Leonardtown, MD, Martin Gibbons of Lusby, MD and Michael Gibbons of Ridge, MD; her 14 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren; and her siblings, Albert Lusby of Tallulah, LA, Peggy Shenton of Solomons, MD. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her brothers Ronald and Bernard Lusby.
Family will receive friends on Sunday, December 21, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Brinsfield Funeral Home, with prayers and remembrances at 4 p.m. with Fr. David Beaubein officiating. Interment will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice House of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Arrangements provided by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Jones, Newton Ellis
Return to the Obituary Announcements Main Page