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|Humphries, Cecilia Rose
Birth: 1961-07-22 in Malone, New York
|Cecilia Rose Humphries, “CeeCee” & “Sug” of Dunkirk, Maryland, passed away on Friday, June 15, 2012, at the Washington Hospital Center at the age of 50. She was born in Malone, New York on July 22, 1961 to William Daniel and Margaret Julia (Price) McKenna. In 1969, her family moved to Maryland.|
At the age of 14, she married James Gary Humphries. On their last anniversary, they celebrated their 37th year of marriage.
Cecelia was the loving mother of Faye Bryant and her husband, Steve; and Jimmy Humphries. She was the devoted grandmother of McKenna Rose and Sydney Kathryn Bryant. She was the sister of Patrick, Joan, Daniel, Timothy, Colleen, Ann-Alice, Shawn, Maureen, Terrence and the late Veronica. She is also survived by many other loving family members and friends.
Cecilia loved making people laugh and it was sometimes due to her “potty mouth”. She enjoyed cooking and spending time with her dogs. She had a soft heart and showed concern for everyone close to her. When it came to her grandchildren, Cecilia was always supportive and loving.
Arrangements provided by Lee Funeral Home.
Thursday, June 21, 2012, 11:00AM
Lee Funeral Home Calvert, P.A.
8200 Jennifer Lane
Owings, MD 20736
Thursday, June 21, 2012, 1:00PM
Ft. Lincoln Cemetery
3401 Bladensburg Rd
|Hall, Susan Swann
Birth: 1946-10-09 in Prince Frederick, Maryland
|Susan Swann Hall, age 65, of Owings, MD passed away on June 15, 2012 at Solomons Nursing Center after a long illness. She was born October 9, 1946 in Prince Frederick, MD to Herbert Harvey and Hazel Mae (Armiger) Swann. |
Susan was raised in Dunkirk, MD and attended Fairview Elementary School and graduated from Calvert High School in 1964. She then attended Strayer College in Washington, DC.
She married Homer W. Hall in Smithville United Methodist Church on October 21, 1967. They made their home in Forestville, MD for one year, moved to Upper Marlboro, and in 1974 moved to their present home in Owings.
Susan was employed as a secretary at National Geographic and later worked at the Army Times Publishing Company in Washington. Since the mid 1970’s Susan was primarily a homemaker but in the middle 1980’s she did operated a children’s clothing store in Prince Frederick called Little Folks.
She was a member of Smithville United Methodist Church, various United Methodist Women’s Groups and a former member of the Dunkirk VFD auxiliary. Susan enjoyed participating in church activities, making homemade Easter eggs and spending time with her grandchildren.
Surviving are her husband Homer W. Hall of Owings, MD; daughter Dawn M. Jaeger and her husband Joe of Owings, MD; a son David M. Hall and his wife Betsy of Parkton, MD; grandchildren Andrew and Jenna Jaeger and Riley, Brycen and Keira Hall; and a sister Frances Ritter and her husband Jack of Wake Forest, NC.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Bowling, James Allen
|James Allen "Crackers" Bowling of Newburg, MD died on Friday, June 15, 2012 at St. Mary's Hospital in Leonardtown, MD. He was 71 years old. Born March 25, 1941, he was the son of the late Wallace Bowling and the late Martha Leona Davis Bowling. |
Crackers Bowling was a southpaw pitcher for the Glasva Baseball Team who also enjoyed golfing with his fellow golfers at Wicomico Shores. A retired farmer, Crackers enjoyed being with his grandchildren and his dog Duke.
In addition to his parents, Crackers Bowling was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Ashley Marie Goldey and his sister Hannah Hancock.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Mary Rice Bowling; his son, James A. Bowling Jr. and his wife Constance; his daughters Theresa Hall, Donna Goldey and her husband Howard T. "Sonny", Jo Ann Ucekay and her husband John; his sisters Betty Ann Davis and Margaret Bowling; his brothers Edward, Calvin, Charles and Howard "Butch" Bowling; his grandchildren Megan Hall, Jacob and Jeremy Ucekay, Hunter and Holden Goldey, Cole, Rose, Emory, James A. III and Andrew P. Bowling, Danny, Nick and Ashleigh Hill.
Visitation on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 from 2PM to 4PM and from 6PM to 8PM with Prayers at 7PM at the St. Mary's Catholic Church, 11555 St. Mary's Church Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622. Mass will be offered on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 beginning at 10AM at St. Mary's Catholic Church 11555 St. Mary's Church Road, Charlotte Hall, MD 20622 with Father Keith Woods officiating. Interment immediately following in the church cemetery. Pallbearers are Jacob Ucekay, Cole Bowling, Danny Hill, Joe Saunders, Butch Bowling, Chester Bowling. Honorary Pallbearers are Edward Bowling, Calvin Bowling, Charles Bowling, Thomas H. Rice, Johnny Rice, Jimmy Wood, James Cornette, and Donald Langley.
Arrangements by Raymond Funeral Service, P.A.
|Sparrow, Charlene Farrall
Birth: 1942-06-21 in La Plata, Maryland
|Charlene Farrall Sparrow, 69, of Prince Frederick, MD passed away on June 14, 2012 in Prince Frederick, MD. |
Charlene was born June 21, 1942 to Ferdinand and Cecelia Farrell in La Plata, Maryland. She moved to Calvert County in 1976. Charlene enjoyed many activities, but she really enjoyed being in the Red Hat Society of Prince Frederick, MD. She was also very involved in her church, St. John Vianney. One of her favorite past times was to play cards, but poker was her game. When Charlene stepped into the kitchen you knew there was going to be something special ending up on your plate; you could only wish it was her famous fried chicken.
Charlene was predeceased by her parents, her husband Douglas Sparrow, Sr. and her son Douglas Sparrow, Jr.
She is survived by her children Jan McAnallen of Bixby, OK, Stan Sparrow, of Annapolis, MD, and Susan Higgs of Prince Frederick, MD. She is also survived by her grandchildren Jeremiah and Christina Sparrow, Whitney and Hannah McAnallen, and Cynthia, Billy, and Taylor Higgs.
The family will receive friends on June 18, 2012 from 4:30 - 8:00 PM at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, 470 Main Street, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. A mass of Christian Burial will be offered on June 19, 2012 at 11:00 AM at the church. Interment will follow after the mass in the church cemetery.
Contributions may be made in Charlene's name to Calvert Hospice, P.O. Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
Arrangements provided by the Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD 20676.
|Wertz, Curtis Brian
Birth: 1938-11-25 in Washington Boro, Pennsylvania
|Curtis Brian Wertz, 73, of Port Republic, Maryland passed away on June 14, 2012 at the Mandrin House in Harwood, Maryland. He was born on November 25, 1938 in Washington Boro, Pennsylvania to the late Joseph and Anna Mae Kilheffer Wertz, Jr. |
Besides his parents, Curtis was predeceased by his first wife, Phyllis J. Wertz and siblings Joseph Wertz III and Irene M. Sauders.
Curtis received an honorable discharge from the Navy after serving 10 years and was a Vietnam Veteran. He helped start Dunkirk Supply, working as a manager, then went on to become Vice President. After his first retirement from there, he went back to work there as a truss designer. He worked for 35 years with Ed Howlin/ Dunkirk Supply. He loved to play golf, and was a member of the GMA Golfing Group. Curtis was a member of the American Legion Post #206 Chesapeake Beach, and a very active member of the Elks Lodge #2620 in Prince Frederick, Maryland.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Lee Walker of Port Republic, Maryland, father of Steven B. Wertz (Sheila) of Huntingtown, Maryland and Stephanie J. Morris (Michael) of Deltona, Florida. Stepfather of Shelley L. Combs (William), of Port St. Lucie, Florida and Nicolette K. May (Daniel) of Port Republic, Maryland. Step Grandfather of Danielle Philipps, Keith May, Rachael May, Dana May, and Scott Combs, he is also survived by a brother, Robert B. Wertz of Washington Boro, Pennsylvania and sisters Janet Gerlach of Landisville, Pennsylvania, and Doris L. Wertz of Columbia, Pennsylvania.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday June 19, 2012 at the Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, Maryland from 4-8 P.M. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday June 20, 2012, 11 A.M. at Christ Episcopal Church, 3100 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, Maryland 20676. Inurnment will follow at 2 PM in Southern Memorial Gardens, Dunkirk, Maryland.
Memorial contributions may be made to either Christ Episcopal Church Comfort Givers, 3100 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, Maryland 20676 or Mandrin House, 3675 Solomons Island Road, Harwood, Maryland 20776.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home, P.A.
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