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Hoopengardner, Joseph Luther, Jr.

Birth: 1921-05-06
Residence: Hollywood, Maryland
Death: Sunday, March 25, 2012
Laid to Rest: Friday, March 30, 2012 in the Oakland Cemetery, Oakland, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoRev. Joseph Luther Hoopengardner, Jr., 90, of Hollywood, MD died on March 25, 2012 in Charlotte Hall, MD. Born on May 6, 1921 he was the son of the late Catherine Renner and Joseph Luther Hoopengardner, Sr.

He was the loving husband of Loretta Joy Ashby Hoopengardner whom he married on December 18, 1942 in the Alpha Delta Phi Sorority House in College Park, MD and preceded him in death on September 30, 2011.

Rev. Hoopengardner is survived by his children: Stanley Joseph and Stephen David Hoopengardner of Hollywood, MD., Sarah Lynette Reedy of York, PA., Susan Annette Corbin of Honesdale, PA., 11 grandchildren, and 11 great great grandchildren. Rev. Hoopengardner is survived by his siblings: Mary Miller of Frederick, MD., and Charles Hoopengardner of Dover, Del.

He is preceded in death by his brothers: George, Herbert, and James Hoopengardner.

Rev. Hoopengardner graduated from Hagerstown High School and went on to graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelors Degree in 1943. He moved from Frostburg, MD to St. Maryís County in 1961. Rev. Hoopengardner was a high school math teacher, head football coach for Beall High School in Frostburg, MD., Minister for the Cumberland Bethel Church of the Nazarene for 8 years, Minister of the Hollywood Church of the Nazarene for 26 years, and Lexington Park United Methodist Church for 18 years.

Rev. Hoopengardner served in the United States Army from November 17, 1943 to September 28, 1946 during World War II (European Campaign) and was a 1st Lieutenant.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 from 5:00 PM Ė 8:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD., with prayers recited at 7:00 PM. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 10:30 AM in the Lexington Park United Church with Rev Doug and Lori Hays officiating. Interment will be held on Friday, March 30, 2012 in Oakland Cemetery, Oakland, MD. Pallbearers will be: Michael Hoopengardner, Greg Reedy, Rick Naill, Carlos Tavares, Erikson Corbin, Benjamin Corbin, Andrew Hooker, and Sean Powell.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hollywood Vol. Rescue Squad P.O. Box 79 Hollywood, MD 20636, Hollywood Church of the Nazarene 24710 Sotterley Road Hollywood, MD 20636, Lexington Park United Methodist Church 21760 Great Mills Road Lexington Park, MD 20653.

Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A, Leonardtown, MD.

Cook, Charles Edward

Birth: 1924-01-27 in Jonesboro, Arkansas
Death: Sunday, March 25, 2012
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Click to see full size photoCharles Edward Cook died of congestive heart failure on March 25, 2012. He was born in Jonesboro, Arkansas on 27, January, 1924.

His parents moved to Maryland in 1930 and Mr. Cook attended Hyattsville schools through high school. After two years at the University of Maryland, he joined the U.S. Navy in 1943 and served ashore and at sea until released to inactive duty in 1946. He worked for Boeing Airplane Company in Seattle, Washington, as a junior engineer and later attended and graduated from the University of Washington in Seattle.

In 1948, he married Margaret Wright of Kent, Washington. They returned to the Washington, D.C., area in 1949 and Mr. Cook worked for Kitt Music Company, U.S. Army Map Service, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey, and retired from the U.S. Navy Department in 1979. He retired from the Naval Reserve with the rank of Lieutenant Commander. Mr. Cook had three daughters with his first wife; she died in 1985.

Mr. Cook married Grace Creeger Wood in 1988 in Lusby, Maryland. They were able to enjoy travel in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and Europe.

Mr. Cook always had an interest in music, for which he started lessons at the age of six years. While in the Navy, he played clarinet and keyboard instruments in station bands and in shipboard bands. While stationed at Lawrence College, he studied organ at the Lawrence Conservatory of Music.

He taught keyboard instruments in Seattle and Maryland. After retirement, he became organist at St. Paulís Episcopal Church in Prince Frederick. Before his retirement, Mr. Cook taught evening classes in photogrammetry at the U.S. Department of Agriculture Graduate School in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Cook served on the publications committee of the American Society of Photogrammetry and contributed articles for publication. He was editor of the Society Newsletter. He had a private pilotís license, maintained a complete wood working shop when he retired to Drum Point in Lusby, Maryland, and was happy to design and construct much of his house there. He was a member of the Southern Maryland Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA), and for a time edited their newsletter. In 2005, Mr. Cook and his wife moved to Asbury-Solomons CCRC, where he was active in the Woodworking Club and contributed to the in-house paper. He also used his musical talents to entertain other residents at Asbury-Solomons.

Mr. Cook is survived by wife Grace Creeger Cook, children Virginia Cook Thiebaud and her husband Steve Thiebaud, Barbara Cook and her husband John Kittridge, and Margaret (Peggy) Cook Scribner and her husband Gary Scribner, three stepchildren, seven grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 31, 2012 in the auditorium at Asbury-Solomons.

Should friends desire, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1041 Route #3 North, Building A
Gambrills, Maryland 21054 www.cancer.org or to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Philip Merrill Environmental Center, 6 Herndon Avenue, Annapolis, MD 21403 www.cbf.org in his memory.

Arrangements by the Rausch Funeral Home, P. A., Lusby, MD.

Stasch, Mary Christine

Birth: 1924-07-17 in Charlotte Hall, Maryland
Residence: Mechanicsville, Maryland
Death: Sunday, March 25, 2012
Laid to Rest: Thursday, March 29, 2012 in the Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoMary Christine Stasch, 87, of Mechanicsville, MD, died March 25, 2012 at her home under Hospice care. Born July 17, 1924 in Charlotte Hall, MD, she was the daughter of Douglas Peter Williams and Pearl Virgie Buckler Williams.

Mary attended and graduated from Hughesville High School. Fondly known as "MaMa" and "Sister" by many, Mary was a homemaker and farmer her entire life, although she owned and operated a video store for several years. Mary was a member of Immaculate Conception Church in Mechanicsville. She was also a member of the Farm Bureau and was a nominee in "Maryland's Most Beautiful People" contest sponsored by the Governor's Office.

Her entire life was devoted to raising many nieces and nephews, transporting the Amish Community to and from many places, tending to the sick members of her family and visiting the sick and those who couldn't travel often. Mary loved to play Keno Horse Racing and enjoyed vegetable gardening and preparing many delicious Sunday dinners for everyone. Her crab feasts were memorable.

Mary was predeceased by her parents; husband, Otto Herman Stasch; son, Stephen Allen Stasch (Stevie); brothers, Roger, Andrew and Paul Williams; two cousins, Peter and Paul Stallman who helped her with the farm duties after the death of her husband.

She is survived by her son, Robert William "Bobby" Stasch of Charlotte Hall, MD; daughter, Sonja Joan Stasch Veneziani (Dan) of Charlotte Hall, MD; two grandchildren, GregVeneziani and John Veneziani (Courtney); two adoptive grandchildren, Tammy and Robert Bassford.

The family will receive friends for Mary's Life Celebration on Wednesday, March 28, 2012 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8:00p.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD. Prayers will be held at 7:00p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, March 29, 2012 at 10:00A.M. at Immaculate Conception Church, Mechanicsville, MD. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, MD.

Honorary pallbearers will be Mary's excellent caretakers of 3 years - Lena Gardiner, Jennifer Branham-Pilkerton, Christina Buckler and Kathy Higgs.

Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of St. Mary's County, P.O. Box 625,
Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.

Suit, Helen Jeanette

Birth: 1946-06-08 in Cheverly, Maryland
Residence: Brandywine, Maryland
Death: Sunday, March 25, 2012
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Click to see full size photoHelen Jeanette Suit, 65, of Brandywine, MD, passed away on March 25, 2012 at Washington Hospital Center. She was the daughter of the late Harold Ellis and Bernice Alvene (Beall) Suit. Helen was born in Cheverly, MD on June 8, 1946.

She worked for many years in beauty salons located in the area. Helen liked to cook, bake, and make many Christmas crafts for family and friends.

Aside from her parents, Helen is predeceased by her brother, Harold Owen Suit, and her brother-in-law, Paul Baden, Sr.

She is survived by her sisters, Elaine Baden, Claire Watson, Carolyn Baden and Margaret Francingues, and her brother-in-laws, Bernard Baden, William Watson, and Ronald Francingues. Helen has twenty-one nieces and nephews, and many great nieces and nephews.

Family will receive friends for a viewing on Friday, March 30, 2012 from 2-4PM and from 6-8PM at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. Burial will be private.

The Family requests donations in lieu of flowers to: Baden Volunteer Fire Department Truck Fund, 16608 Brandywine Road, Brandywine, Maryland 20613.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.

Cornell, Nancy Lee

Birth: 1934-12-08 in Sharptown, Maryland
Residence: Waldorf, Maryland
Death: Sunday, March 25, 2012
Laid to Rest: Tuesday, April 03, 2012 in the Parklawn Memorial Park, Rockville, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoMs. Cornell was a clerk for 45 years with Hahn Shoe Stores and a member of Glenmont United Methodist Church in Wheaton, MD. She enjoyed embroidery, traveling, and reading.

She is the daughter of the late Rowley C. Cornell and the late Esther C. Cooper Cornell. She is also preceeded in death by her two late sisters, Janet Rifenberg and Mary Carolyn Swan.

Ms. Cornell is survived by two nieces, Susan Jacobs of Pomfret, MD and Betsy Logue of Prince Frederick, MD and two nephews, Troy Rifenberg of Newburg, MD and Rick Swan of Massachusetts.

Her funeral service and interment will be held on Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 1PM at Parklawn Cemetery in Rockville, MD.

Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.


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