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|Wirsing, Kenneth Edward
|Kenneth Edward Wirsing, age 83, of Port Tobacco, MD, died on July 5, 2015 at his residence. He was the son of John Kenneth Wirsing and Mildred Gales Wirsing and was married for 49 years to Mary Ellen Wirsing.|
Kenneth was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was a printer at VMW Printing in Washington, DC.
Friends will be received on Friday, July 10, 2015 from 11:30AM until time of Funeral Service at 1:30PM at the Raymond Funeral Service Chapel, 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646. Interment at MD Veterans Cemetery, 11301 Crain Highway, Cheltenham, MD 20623. Memorials are asked to the Wounded Warriors Project. Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.
|Conger, Jennifer Chris
Birth: 1978-11-24 in Hialeah, Florida
|Jennifer Chris Conger, 36, of Prince Frederick, Maryland passed away on July 5, 2015 in Prince Frederick, Maryland. She was born November 24, 1978 in Hialeah, Florida to Miguel and Anna Donayre.|
Jennifer joined the Navy in 1997. She served on the USS Nimitz where she met her future husband Tim. She has lived in San Diego and Spain. When she was discharges from the military she went into the Navy Reserves where she was still working as an Emergency Services Dispatcher.
Some of Jenniferís hobbies included working in and around her home, taking care of her chickens, sewing and shopping for her boys. She loved the color purple, unicorns, dragons and aliens.
Beloved wife of Timothy Scott Conger, devoted mother of Miguel and Gabriel Conger. Daughter of Miguel and Anna Donayre, Jennifer is also survived by her brother, Miguel Donayre and her father and mother in law, Ken and Margie Conger.
A Memorial service will be held on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 2PM at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Prince Frederick, Maryland. Interment will be private. Memorial contributions may be made to a scholarship for her boys. Arrangements by Rausch Funeral Home, Port Republic, MD.
|Poole, Michael Anthony
Birth: 1970-06-16 in Washington, D.C.
|Michael Anthony Poole, of Prince Frederick, MD, passed away on Sunday, July 5, 2015, at the age of 45. He was born in Washington, DC on June 16, 1970 to Jacqueline (Jolliffe) and Thomas Poole.|
In 1988, Michael graduated from Northeast High School in Pasadena, MD. He was a Project Manager with Stainless Works, Inc., and was very interested in computers and designing. He was an avid reader of Stephen King novels.
Michael was the loving son of Thomas and Linda Poole of Gambrills, MD and the late Jacqueline Poole. He was the brother of Christopher Poole and his wife Melissa of Owings, MD and Angel Poole of Baltimore, MD. He is survived by Nephews and nieces Ė Joshua and Amy Poole of Dunkirk, MD, Brandon Poole of Owings, MD, Oliver Poole-Oubre of Baltimore, MD and Emily Poole of Owings, MD.
In lieu of flowers contributions in his name may be made to the First Baptist Church of Calvert County, P.O. Box 778, Prince Frederick, MD 20678. Arrangements provided by Lee Funeral Home.
|Usilton, Kathleen Shannonhouse
Birth: 1921-06-14 in Durants Neck, North Carolina
|Kathleen Shannonhouse Usilton, 94, of Leonardtown, MD passed away on Sunday, July 5, 2015 at her residence. Born on June 14, 1921 in Durants Neck, NC, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Gordon Shannonhouse and Mary Elizabeth Smith Shannonhouse. |
She moved to Washington, DC in 1938 to attend Washington School for Secretaries and was later employed by Hilbert Optical Company where she met her late husband David C. Usilton. They were married on September 27, 1941.
Mr. & Mrs. Usilton moved to St. Maryís County in 1951 when Mr. Usilton, who was an optician became the owner of Bowles Opticians in Leonardtown. Mrs. Usilton was a member of First Saints Community Church, St. Paulís Campus in Leonardtown, where she sang in the choir, served on the Altar Guild, was a member of United Methodist Women and helped in the soup kitchen. She was a member of the St. Maryís Hospital Auxiliary and a volunteer at their gift shop.
Mrs. Usilton is survived by her loving children: Patricia A. Bowes (Bob) of Tall Timbers, MD, D. Michael Usilton (Margaret) of Worton, MD, Susan E. Gateau of Mechanicsville, MD, Nancy R. Van Der Wende (Jim) of Kill Devil Hills, NC, and Dana K. Usilton of Nags Head, NC; her siblings, Mildred S. Johnson of Elizabeth City, NC and Thomas Gordon Shannonhouse, Jr. of West New York, NJ; 18 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren and 5 great-great grandchildren.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, July 9, 2015 from 5 to 8 p.m. for Kathleenís Life Celebration at Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Funeral Service will be held on Friday, July 10, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at First Community Church, St. Paulís Campus, 22550 Point Lookout Road, Leonardtown, MD with The Reverend Ruth Dixon officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers will be Matthew Bowes, Sr., David Bowes, Mark Taylor, Troy Piccaluga, Brandon McEndree and Nicolas Creehan. Memorial Contributions may be made to First Saints Community Church, St. Paulís Campus and Hospice of St. Maryís. Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A.
|Salter, William Richard
Birth: 1924-07-11 in Sasser, Georgia
|William Richard Salter or ďBillĒ as his friends called him, departed on July 5, 2015 at 1 p.m. of natural causes at the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home where he had been a resident in the Assisted Living facility for ten years. He was surrounded by his daughter and son-in-law, Bonnie and Nelson Miranda, at the time of death, as well as the devoted and skilled nursing staff at the facility.|
Bill was born in Sasser, Georgia on July 11, 1924 and was the 13th child of 14 of Jesse and Sally Salter.
Bill served his Country as a Marine during WWII, and then as an Airman during the Korean conflict where he spent over two years in Korea and Japan. He also served in the Merchant Marines where he traveled the world and was on the Benjamin Harrison Merchant Ship when it was torpedoed by the Germans.
Bill was exceptional at baseball and spent time playing in the Mexican league. Afterwards, he returned to Los Angeles where he trained and worked with the Los Angeles Police Department. Bill eventually returned to college and attended Northeast Louisiana State University where he also served as President of the Veterans Association.
A short time later, he was recruited as a civilian working with the government and again, began traveling the world where he eventually met Lorraine Anne Waterfield, and was married in St. Johnís, Newfoundland in 1957. Bill and Lorraine traveled and lived in Massachusetts, Oklahoma, and Louisiana, before settling in Maryland where he worked for the DC Department of Corrections, ran the training academy, and served as their local AFGE President. Bill lost Lorraine on June 16, 2005 on their 48th wedding anniversary.
Bill is survived by his two daughters, Irma Leanne Beck and Bonnie Jean Miranda, his son-in-law Nelson Miranda, and three grandchildren and daughter in law, Julia Marie Beck, Nelson Ryan Miranda and his wife Ashley Marie, and William Bradford Miranda. He will also be greatly missed by members of the Miranda family who he celebrated with during holidays and family gatherings.
The family gives special thanks to the management team and residents of Charlotte Hall Veterans Home who shared great camaraderie, and especially to the nursing staff who cared for him for so many years and went the extra mile during his final days to keep him comfortable and safe.
Bill will be committed with his wife Lorraine at the Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery on Friday, July 17, 2015, in Owings Mills, Maryland. Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Echols Funeral Home.
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