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Svites, Mary Nell

Birth: 1941-11-04 in Springfield, Missouri
Residence: Hughesville, Maryland
Death: Sunday, July 08, 2012
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Click to see full size photoMary Nell Svites, 70, of Hughesville, MD, passed away at her residence on July 8, 2012 surrounded by her loved ones, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born on November 4, 1941 in Springfield, MO, the daughter of the late George Ganey Sr. and the late Mary (Reid) Ganey.

A graduate of Anacostia High School, she lived in Washington, D.C. for most of her childhood. She married Ronald Svites in June of 1966 and was married 46 years this past June. They lived in Hughesville for 39 years.

Mary's nickname was Grammy and she was a devoted mother and grandmother. She worked as a bookkeeper for Waste Management and retired in 2002. Mary enjoyed crocheting, watching classic movies and shopping. She was a volunteer at St. Mary's Hospital, a substitute teacher for T.C. Martin Elementary and Milton Somers Middle School from the 1970's until the late 1980's, and was involved in Relay for Life.

As often as possible, she would enjoy trips to Colorado to visit her son and granddaughter and to North Carolina to visit her daughter. Ocean City, Maryland was a special place where she enjoyed many family vacations. Her favorite sporting events included watching the Capitals and anything involving her granddaughters.

In addition to her parents, Mary is preceded in death by her father-in-law, Ernest Svites; and her brother George Ganey, Jr.

Mary is survived by her loving husband, Ronald Svites; her 3 sons, David Christopher Svites and wife, Jennie, Duane Keith Svites and wife, Nancy, and Craig Alan Svites; her daughter, Karen Marie Svites and husband, Zach Comer; her sister, Gladys Giffin and husband, Donald; her sister-in-law, Blondell Ganey; her mother-in-law, Theresa Svites; and her 5 grandchildren, Allison, Laura, Brooke, Rachel and Samantha.

Family and friends will be received for Mary's Life celebration on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 from 10-11AM at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Road (Route 5 South), Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. There will be a Service starting at 11AM at Brinsfield-Echols. Deacon Henry Middleton will officiate. A family Inurnment will be held Friday morning.

In Lieu of Flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to: MedStar St. Mary's Hospital Cancer Patient Services, 25500 Point Lookout Road Leonardtown, MD 20650.

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

Sanford, Cora Louise

Birth: 1926-11-01 in Washington, DC
Residence: Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
Death: Sunday, July 08, 2012
Laid to Rest: Thursday, July 12, 2012 in the Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoCora Louise Sanford, 85, of Chesapeake Beach, MD passed away July 8, 2012 at her residence. She was born November 1, 1926 in Washington, D.C. to Charles and Isabelle (Dawson) Childress. She was raised in the District, attending public schools.

Cora married Albert Vernon Sanford on December 1, 1945 and they lived in Washington, D.C. In 1954, they moved to Seat Pleasant and in the late 1970ís to Owings in Calvert County, MD. For the past seven years Cora has resided in Chesapeake Beach.

Cora worked as a lithograph operator for the Government Printing Office until 1961 when her son was born and she then stayed home as a homemaker. Cora enjoyed playing BINGO, spending time with her family, especially attending her sonís sporting events and raising three generations of her family.

Cora was preceded in death by her parents, a granddaughter Dawn Smallwood and her husband A. Vernon Sanford.

She is survived by a daughter Joyce M. Smallwood and a son Lucky Sanford both of Chesapeake Beach. Also surviving are grandchildren Venus and Rhonda Smallwood, Joyce Dillow and Brittany Sanford; ten great grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Beach, Donald Conway

Birth: 1952-04-24 in Bladensburg, Maryland
Residence: Harrington, Delaware
Death: Sunday, July 08, 2012
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Click to see full size photoDonald Conway "Donnie" Beach, 60, of Harrington, DE, formerly from Bladensburg, MD, died July 8, 2012 in Kent County, Delaware. Born April 24, 1952 in Bladensburg, MD, he was the son of the late Charles Edward Beach and the late Evelyn Elizabeth (McCoy) Beach.

Donnie grew up in Prince George's County and later moved to Delaware. He had been a member of the Steel Workers Union, as well as concrete Highway Construction worker, in Maryland & Delaware. He enjoyed watching NASCAR and the Military Channel, and was a big Washington Redskins fan. Donnie had many friends, and was always known as the big man with a bigger heart.

Donald is survived by his son, Jason Beach (Fiancť, Nicole Murray) of Dagsboro, DE; his brother, Charles "Wayne" Beach of Mechanicsville, MD; his 2 sisters, Barbara Jean Wilson of Leonardtown, MD and Shirley Ann Northern of California, MD; his nephews, Scott Northern and Brandon Beach; and additional nephews and nieces.

Family and friends will be received for a Memorial Gathering & Memorial Service on Saturday, July 21, 2012 at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. Inurnment will be scheduled at a later date at Ft. Lincoln Cemetery, 3401 Bladensburg Road, Brentwood, MD 20722.

In lieu of flowers, family donations may be made to: Jason Beach, 30391 Holts Landing Road, Dagsboro, DE 19939.

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

Grimes, James Benjamin

Birth: 1923-10-22 in Washington, DC
Residence: Midlothian, Virginia
Death: Saturday, July 07, 2012
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, July 11, 2012 in the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church Cemetery, Leonardtown, Maryland
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James Benjamin Grimes, 88, of Midlothian, VA, died July 7, 2012. Born October 22, 1923, in Washington, D.C., he was the son of the late Benjamin E. Grimes and Mamie Hamilton Grimes.

Jim married Mary Helen Zierhut Grimes in 1946 and they celebrated 57 wonderful years together before her passing in May 2004. He worked for The Washington Post and in the insurance industry for many years. He moved to St. Mary's County in 1978 from Accokeek, MD; where he spent 25 years. He was a member of the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Leonardtown, MD. Jim was an avid Redskin fan and season ticket holder. He loved fishing and playing golf at Breton Bay.

Jim is survived by his son, Gary Grimes and four grandchildren (J.G., Jade, Emily and Mary). In addition to his parents and wife, he is also preceded in death by his son, Gerald Grimes.

Family will receive friends on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 from 11a.m. to 12 noon, with prayers recited at 12:00 p.m. by the Reverend Brian Sanderfoot, at Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Interment will immediately follow at St. Francis Xavier Church Cemetery, 21370 Newtowne Neck Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

Page, Charley John

Birth: 1927-01-25 in Blasdell, New York
Residence: Hollywood, Maryland
Death: Saturday, July 07, 2012
Laid to Rest: Thursday, July 12, 2012 in the Joy Chapel Cemetery, Hollywood, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoCharley "Chuck" John Page, 85, of Hollywood, MD, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2012, at his home surrounded by his family. Chuck was born January 25, 1927, in Blasdell, NY to the late Reba Dorcas (Feathers) Page and Charles Frances Page.

Chuck served in the U.S. Army during World War II, spending one year in Okinawa, Japan. He moved to St. Mary's County to help build the Patuxent River Naval Base. He retired from the Naval Air Station Patuxent River, MD, after working 38 years in the Public Works Department, where he advanced to General Forman, Maintenance Division, Electrical Branch.

A devoted Christian, Chuck was active in Lexington Park Baptist Church for 59 years, where he served as a deacon for several decades. He also served on the first and third building committees and was active in Sunday school and young men's missionary programs. Most recently, he was a member of Leonardtown Baptist Church. He was a life member of the VFW 2632, NARFE, Order of the Eastern Star (Julia Halla 107). He was also a member of Masonic Lodge #223 for 63 years and was an active Tall Cedar.

In retirement, Chuck enjoyed being with his family and many friends, traveling and camping. Chuck's primary passion was people. He invested time and energy into his family and friends, with whom he enjoyed countless memorable camping trips across the United States.

Chuck is survived by his loving wife, Betty Hurst Page, with whom he enjoyed nearly 67 years of marriage; his son, Michael Jay Page (Jennie Sue) of Hollywood, MD; daughters, Jean Hurst Baker (Darrell) of Lawrenceburg, KY, and Johanna Louise Marusic (Walt) of Hollywood, MD; his grandson, John Michael Page of Hollywood, MD; granddaughters, Emily Baker Richard of Nashville, TN, Laura Baker Stearman (Adam) of Greensburg, KY, and Jennifer Susanne Kreller (Joey) of Ellicott City, MD; and great-grandchildren, Michael Aaron Page, Amanda Leigh Plummer, and Christopher John Plummer, all of Hollywood, MD. He is also survived by a sister, Geraldine Mayor of Chesapeake, VA, as well as several beloved nieces and nephews.

In addition to his mother and father, Chuck is preceded in death by his step-father, Jenie B. Sterns; sister, Eva Underhill; and grandson, Jason Newman Page.

Family will receive friends for Chuck's Life Celebration on Thursday, July 12, 2012, from 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., with a prayer service at noon with Reverend Mark Dooley officiating followed by Masonic services, at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Interment will immediately follow at Joy Chapel Cemetery in Hollywood, MD, with military honors.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD, 20650; Shriners Hospital for Children, Processing Center, P.O. Box 1510, Ranson, WV 25438; and Leonardtown Baptist Church, 23520 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Serving as pallbearers will be John Page, Michael Page, Christopher Plummer, Joey Kreller, Kristopher Newman, and John Hilley.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.


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