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Dyer, Michael Angelo
Birth: Saturday, August 17, 1963
Residence: Marbury, Maryland
Death: Sunday, March 24, 2013 at the age of 49
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, April 03, 2013 in the Heritage Memorial Cemetery, Waldorf, Maryland
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Michael Angelo Dyer departed this life on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at Civista Medical Center, La Plata, Maryland. Michael was born August 17, 1963 to the late Francis and the late Charlette Dyer. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Barbarett Dyer and his adopted mother, Alice Lee Swann.

Michael attended the Charles County school system and was educated at the F.B. Gwynn Center in La Plata, Maryland. He worked at Lamont's Night Club in Pomonkey for a period of time. He also worked for 30 years at the La Plata Tire Company, now known as Mineke Tire Company. Michael was a dedicated worker and his job was his life.

Michael loved people, he was always willing to assist anyone who needed his help. To know Michael was to love him. At the age of 19, Michael was taken out of the foster care system and adopted by Alice Lee Swann who cared for him up until her death in 1987. His adopted sister, Alice Faye Shaw and adopted brothers, David, Roger and James Swann were there by his side. He had a very dedicated sister-in-law, Mary Yvonne Swann, who became his caregiver up until his death. She was there for him through the good and bad times. She loved him like a mother would love her own child. Whatever he needed he would always call for "Sassy."

He leaves to cherish his fond memories five brothers, Pastor Levi Alphonzo Dent, Ronald Dent, Wayne, Jeff and Tyrone Dyer, five sisters, Shirley Middleton, Brenda Knight, Joann Lewis, Shelia Brooks and Barbara Skyes, three brothers-in-law, James Middleton, James Skyes and James Shaw; three sisters-in-law, Brenda Swann, Dr. Francine Dent and Yvonne Swann; four dedicated nieces, Jareika Swann, Taneasha Swann, Terry Price, Keisha Beal and two dedicated nephews, Jermaine Swann and Raymond King; a loving friend Lamont, known as "Mighty L" who was always there to look out for him, and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. We all miss him.

His viewing will be held from 9am until time of Service 11am on Wednesday, April 3rd, 9am in the Chapel of THORNTON FUNERAL HOME, P.A., 3439 Livingston Road, Indian Head, MD 20640. Interment Heritage Memorial Cemetery, Waldorf, MD.

Arrangements provided by Thornton Funeral home.

Harrod, George H.
Birth: Monday, March 17, 1919
Death: Sunday, March 24, 2013 at the age of 94
Laid to Rest: Saturday, March 30, 2013 in the Ernestine Jones Cemetery, Chesapeake Beach, Maryland
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Visitation:
10:00 am to 11:00 am on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at Bethel Way of the Cross Church, 5445 Cherry Hill Road, Huntingtown, MD 20639.

Service:
11:00 am on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at Bethel Way of the Cross Church, 5445 Cherry Hill Road, Huntingtown, MD 20639.

Arrangements provided by Sewell Funeral Home.

Schwallenberg, Mary Elizabeth
Birth: Friday, September 16, 1932 in Staunton, Virginia
Residence: Prince Frederick, Maryland
Death: Saturday, March 23, 2013 at the age of 80
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Mary "Elizabeth" (McDorman) Schwallenberg, age 80, of Prince Frederick, died March 22, 2013 at Calvert Memorial Hospital. She was born on September 16, 1932 in Staunton, Virginia to Samuel A and Nellie Virginia (Ramsey) Mc Dorman.

Mrs. Schwallenberg co-owned and operated Schwallenberg Paving Company for many years, along with her husband Jack. She was a hard worker, who took on any job that needed to be accomplished, including driving dump trucks, tractor trailers, and operating a paving machine.

She was a remarkable individual who overcame many obstacles in her life and spread kindness to all of those around her. Her world revolved around her family and they always came first. She loved reading the bible and had a love for God, and she made sure that all of her children read the bible and applied Gods word into their lives.

In her free time, Mrs. Schwallenberg enjoyed writing lovely poems, many about God's beautiful creations around her. She loved having children surround her, and she enjoyed playing cards and board games with them, and cooking for them. She loved music and dancing, and had a passion for rock collecting. She was a true Southern Belle and you could always find a pitcher of sweet tea in her refrigerator, and a kind word to any stranger.

She was preceded in death by her parents her son Jack Schwallenberg Jr. her daughter Darlene Gaither, granddaughter Shianna Howes, sisters Portia (Peachie) Brickey, Jackie Johnson, and brother Roger McDorman.

She is survived by her husband Jack Schwallenberg, daughters Susan Gibson of Huntingtown, Carina Howes of Prince Frederick, Lalonie Al Bacha of Woodbridge, Virginia; and her son William Hiner of Staunton Virginia; 16 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Brady, Lewis
Birth: Sunday, October 15, 1933 in Dunkirk, Maryland
Residence: Owings, Maryland
Death: Saturday, March 23, 2013 at the age of 79
Laid to Rest: in the Smithville U.M. Church Cemetery, Dunkirk, Maryland
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Lewis Brady, age 79, of Owings, MD passed away March 23, 2013 at Calvert County Nursing Center. He was born in Dunkirk, MD October 15, 1933 to Thomas Joseph and Addie Rebecca (Grierson) Brady.

Lewis attended Calvert County School and graduated from Calvert High School in 1952. He joined the Army in 1955 and served until being discharged in 1957.

Lewis was married to Anna Hardesty on May 16, 1959 at Davidsonville Methodist Church. They made their home in Chaneyville on the family farm where Lewis was a life long tobacco farmer and was a member of Calvert County Farm Bureau. Lewis was an avid Baltimore Orioles fan and in his younger days enjoyed rabbit hunting.

He was preceded in death by his parents Thomas and Addie Brady, five brothers Earl, Frank, Gene, Kenneth and Bobby Brady and one sister Viola Binger

Lewis is survived by his wife Anna L. Brady, son S.L. Brady, Jr. and his wife Amanda; three grandchildren Liana, Travis and Rebekah Brady and one sister Addie Ward and her husband Jack all of Owings.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Gates, Virginia M.
Birth: Tuesday, June 15, 1920 in Charles County, Maryland
Residence: Solomons, Maryland
Death: Saturday, March 23, 2013 at the age of 92
Laid to Rest: Friday, March 29, 2013 in the Christ Church Cemetery, Accokeek, Maryland
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Virginia M. Gates, 92, formerly of Silesia, MD died peacefully March 23, 2013 at Asbury Solomons Retirement Community, Solomons, MD. Born June 15, 1920 in Charles County, MD, she was the daughter of Townley and Mary Margaret Pickeral.

Virginia worked for many years as a school bus driver for the Prince Georges County Department of Transportation.

She loved quilting, choral singing and relaxing at her beach cottage in Valley Lee, MD. She was a member of the Maryland Jousting Association, the Asbury Solomons Church Choir and a volunteer for the Benevolent Fund at Asbury.

Virginia was predeceased by 3 brothers and 3 sisters, and her late husband Laurence Theodore Gates who died in 1970.

She is survived by her daughters, Linda Weimer (Stanley) of Annapolis, MD and Julie Hughes (Terry) of Mechanicsville, MD; sisters, Naomi Nelson of Richmond, VA and Audrey Ritter (Harry) of LaPlata, MD; 5 grandchildren, Jeffrey and Matthew Weimer, Ellen Dowd, Wesley and Mark Hughes; and 10 great granddaughters.

The family will receive friends for a gathering on Thursday, March 28, 2013 from 5:00 - 8:00p.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD. 20622. Burial will take place on Friday, March 29, 2013 at 4:30p.m. at Christ Church Cemetery, Accokeek, MD followed by a Funeral Service at 6:00p.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home. The Rev. Meredith Syler will officiate. Pallbearers will be Wesley Hughes, Mark Hughes, Jeffrey Weimer, Ellen Dowd, Matthew Weimer, and Amanda Hughes.

Memorial donations may be made to The Asbury Solomons Benevolent Fund 11100 Asbury Circle, Solomons, MD 20688.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.

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