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Harris, Glenn Matthew
Birth: Friday, August 19, 1966 in Leonardtown, Maryland
Residence: Leonardtown, Maryland
Death: Sunday, January 04, 2015 at the age of 48
Laid to Rest: Monday, January 12, 2015 in the Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, Maryland
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Glenn Matthew "Bo" Harris, 48, of Leonardtown, MD passed away on January 4, 2015 in Leonardtown, MD. Born on August 19, 1966 in Leonardtown, MD he was the loving son of Mary L. Harris and the Late Edward T. Harris.

Glenn is survived by his siblings; Joan Moore of Prince George County, MD, Pamela Joseph and Thomas Harris both of Charles County, MD, Miranda Brown of Glenn Dale, MD, Ernest Key of Hughesville, MD, and Wayne Key of Baden, MD.

He was preceded in death by siblings; Patricia Key and Kelvin Harris. Glenn graduated from Thomas Stone High School in Waldorf, MD in 1984, and was a Truck Driver.

The family will receive friends on Monday, January 12, 2015 from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A Funeral Service will follow in the Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Joseph Deck, III officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens Leonardtown, MD. Pallbearers will be; Ernest Key, Andre Brown, Paul Ferrell, Wayne Key, Marlen Broady, and Aaron Locks.

Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.

Thornberry, George Irvin, Sr.
Birth: Tuesday, October 20, 1925 in Washington, D.C.
Residence: Piney Point, Maryland
Death: Saturday, January 03, 2015 at the age of 89
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George I. Thornberry, 89, Piney Point, MD formerly of Glenn Dale, MD died January 3, 2015 at the Gilchrist Hospice in Columbia, MD. Born October 20, 1925 in Washington, DC he was the son of the late Henry and Nelly Thornberry.

He was the beloved husband of the late Margaret "Peggy" Thornberry whom he married on December 22, 1947 in Parkland, MD. He is survived by his children: Richard Thornberry of Napa, CA, Brenda Page of Glenn Dale, MD, Jeanne Halpin of Trappe, MD, and George Thornberry, Jr. of Davidsonville, MD; 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by his brothers: Henry (Juney) Thornberry, Jr., Robert (Bob) Thornberry and Joseph (Joe) Thornberry, and sister Barbara Thornberry.

Mr. Thornberry moved to Piney Point from Glenn Dale, MD in 1973 after retiring with the rank of Lieutenant from the Prince Georges County, MD Police Department where he served for 22 years. After moving to Piney Point, he worked as a school bus driver for the St. Mary's County School Board and then as a bus driver/chauffer for the Patuxent Naval Air Station.

Mr. Thornberry served in the U.S. Navy for more than 4 years during WWII after he enlisted at the age of 17 and was part of the crew of the Destroyer Escort U.S.S. Atherton DE-169 during the D-Day invasion of Normandie, France and when his ship sank the last German submarine U-853 of the war with Germany during the Battle of Point Judith in Long Island Sound on May 6, 1945.

After the war he was a volunteer fireman with the Glenn Dale Volunteer Fire Association (Company 18) in Glenn Dale, MD. He was also a member of the American Legion Post 66 in Bowie, MD; Past President of the Suburban Lions Club, Glenn Dale, MD; and past Post Commander of the VFW Post 2632, California, MD.

The family will receive friends on Friday, January 9, 2015 from 1:30 PM -2:30 PM. in the Mattingley – Gardiner Funeral Home in Leonardtown, MD where a memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests that contributions be made in the name of George I. Thornberry to one or more of the following: Gilchrist Hospice Care 5537 Twin Knolls Road, Suite 434 Columbia, MD. 21045, Second District Volunteer Fire Department and Rescue Squad – St. Mary's County P.O. Box 1 Valley Lee, MD. 20692, and Veteran of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 2632 23282 Three Notch Road. California, MD. 20619. Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.

Irish, Fannie Ester
Birth: Monday, March 02, 1925 in King George, Virginia
Residence: Port Tobacco, Maryland
Death: Saturday, January 03, 2015 at the age of 89
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Fannie Ester Irish 89, of Port Tobacco, MD.

Fannie Irish died January 3, 2015 at Charles County Nursing and Rehab Home in La Plata, MD. Born on March 2, 1925 in King George, VA she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Virginia Rollins. She was the youngest of ten children all deceased.

She married Wesley Clyde Thompson, a Navy Career man in 1941. They lived in Temple Hills, MD during this time. He died in 1950. In 1999 at age 75 she married Charles Goodwin Irish, Jr. He passed away in 2000.

Fannie retired from National Geographic Society in Gaithersburg, MD after 33 years of service. She loved her job and made many friends throughout her career.

Upon her retirement, she moved to La Plata where her son and his family lived. She became active in local Senior Center. She belonged to the 2'n'1 Club and the Red Hat Society. She enjoyed playing bridge and met Charles at the bridge table. Fannie enjoyed gardening and all of nature, the flowering of the trees and the blooming of the daffodils.

She is survived by her children, Wesley Thompson, Jr. and his wife. Evelyn of LaPlata, MD and Denise Ruby, and her husband, Dale of Hagerstown, MD: grandchildren, Dale Scott Ruby, and his wife Heather of Knoxville, MD, and Craig Thompson and his wife, Jill of LaPlata, MD: and great grandchildren, Mallory, Nicholas, and Michael Thompson of LaPlata, MD and nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Friday, January 9th from 11 until service time at 12 noon at the Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, La Plata, MD. Interment will be at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Charles County or the Clark Senior Center. Arrangements provided by Arehart-Echols Funeral Home.

Albertsen, Peter , Jr.
Birth: Friday, July 22, 1932 in New Haven, Connecticut
Residence: Ridge, Maryland
Death: Saturday, January 03, 2015 at the age of 82
Laid to Rest: in the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia
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Peter Albertsen, Jr., 82, of Ridge, MD, passed away on Saturday, January 3, 2015, at Hospice House of St. Mary's in Callaway, MD. He was born on July 22, 1932 in New Haven, CT. He was the son of the late Peter Jensen Albertsen and Karen M. Somod Albertsen.

Pete enjoyed 20 years of dedicated service in the United States Navy, serving in the Vietnam War, and was honorably discharged as an AECS in 1971. He also owned Albertsen's Foodway and the Hide-A-Way Bar in Ridge. He was never one to stay idle for long and returned to the government to work for SESTF at Pax River. He sold the store in 1978 and purchased a local gas station, "The Ridge Gulf Service Center" so that his children would have the opportunity to work in the local community. Pete then went to work for Sikorsky as a field tech representative and travelled the world until he retired again in 1997.

In the 1960's the Little League in St. Mary's County was almost non-existent and Pete worked closely with the Little League to reestablish it. With his help it grew to include over 4,000 kids in St. Mary's County.

Pete loved spending time with his family at his home where he could be found enjoying crabs, fishing, and looking out at the Chesapeake Bay from his front yard. His community was also important to him as he was a member of the Fleet Reserve, Lions Club and American Legion.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Edna Geraldine (Gerry) Cox Albertsen. He is survived by his children, Debra Ann Albertsen (Rob) of St. Mary's City, MD, Roy Jacob (Patti) of Lincolnton, GA, Michael Allen (Cindy) of California, MD, John David (Missy) of Ridge, MD, and William James (Randi) of Woodstock, MD; his sisters, Ann A. Jaeger (Bob) of Kattskill Bay, NY and Sharon L. Wells of Rome, NY; 16 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren, and his fiancé, Linda Embach of St. Inigoes, MD.

Family will receive friends for Peter's Life Celebration on Friday, January 9, 2015 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m., with a Memorial Service celebrated by Reverend Christina Blake at 7:00 p.m., at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD. Interment will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ridge Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 456, Ridge, MD 20680. Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A.

White, Rose Geris
Birth: Tuesday, June 24, 1930 in Arlington, Virginia
Residence: Mechanicsville, Maryland
Death: Saturday, January 03, 2015 at the age of 84
Laid to Rest: Thursday, January 08, 2015 in the Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, Maryland
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Rose Geris White, 84, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away on Saturday, January 3, 2015, at her residence. She was born on June 24, 1930 in Arlington, VA. She was the daughter of the late John Joseph Geris and Gertrude Chaney.

Rose married her beloved husband, Archie Gruver White on April 28, 1952. Together they celebrated 53 years of marriage before his passing in October 2005. Her hobbies included pitching horseshoes, fishing, telling jokes, and spending time with her friends. She was a charter member of the Patuxent Moose Lodge #2173.

She is survived by her children, Patricia Lawler of Springfield, VA and Robert P. White of Woodbridge, VA; her siblings, Mary Ellen Young of Williamsburg, VA, Alice Louise Hodges of Falls Church, VA, and Alfred Lee "Dude" Geris of Mineral, VA; five grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by her siblings, John Francis Geris, Evelyn Gertrude Bailey, James Edward "Buck" Geris, and Katherine E. Crowr.

Family will receive friends for Rose's Life Celebration on Thursday, January 8, 2015 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., with a Memorial Service celebrated by Pastor Tim Wilcox at 11:00 a.m., at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD. Interment will follow at Charles Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hollywood Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 79, Hollywood, MD 20636. Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A.

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