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|Bailey, Agnes Lorraine
Birth: 1930-08-23 in Sotterley Plantation
|On May 23, 2011, Lorraine Bailey gently passed into the arms of our Lord. Born at Sotterley Plantation on August 23, 1930, she was the daughter of the late J. Glen Wallace & M. Berlean Newton Wallace. |
She was the Wife of the late J. Wilmer Bailey, Sr.
Lorraine is survived by her loving children; Jimmy Bailey (Martha), Pat Leslie (John), Glenda Joyce, & Franny Bailey. She is preceded in death by her children Mary Jean Wills & John Lee Bailey. She was “Maw Maw” to 12 Grandchildren & 10 Great Grandchildren.
Being the last of the Wallace children, she was also preceded in death by her siblings: Doris Hammett, Freeman Wallace, Eleanor Strobel, Elwood Wallace, Dola Sturm, Frances Brawley, Jean Collins, Dickey Wallace, & Nancy Farrell.
Mrs. Bailey was a lifelong resident of St. Mary’s County. She attended St. John’s School & St. Mary’s Academy. As an Administrative Receptionist at the First National Bank of St. Mary’s, she dedicated 30 years of service, as well as serving as a Switchboard Operator for C&P Telephone Company, & former member of the Hollywood Ladies Auxiliary. She began her career at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station where she met her lifelong love, whom she married at St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church on March 29, 1948.
While being a devoted wife & mother, she & Mr. Bailey spent many years serving as Sextons to St. John’s Church. Lorraine was a true Christian. She was a diligent worker & her optimism was unique, as she relied on her faith in God to provide where needed. She thoroughly loved her Life to the fullest while being resilient, even in the face of occasional adversity. She found a most profound love through Family, Friends, & the Church, as those connections meant the most to her. Wherever she went, she could light up a room… spreading joy to old & new friends.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 from 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM at St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church in Hollywood, MD., where prayers will be recited at 7:00 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at 10:00 AM at St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church in Hollywood, MD., with Fr. Raymond Schmidt officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Contributions may be made to the St. John Francis Regis Catholic Church Building Fund, 43950 St. John’s Road, Hollywood, MD 20636.
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.
|Tyler, Ruby Sarah
Birth: 1924-03-05 in Iowa
|Ruby Sarah (Wood) Tyler, 87 of Lusby, MD formerly of District Heights, MD passed away on May 23, 2011 at Calvert Memorial Hospital, Prince Frederick, MD. She was born on March 5, 1924 in Iowa to the late George Underwood and Clara Shoeppner Underwood. |
Ruby moved from Prince George’s County in 1988. She was an executive secretary for the Roofers International Union in Washington, D. C. until her retirement in March, 1989.
She loved to hang out on the boat spending time with her family, catching, cooking and eating crabs. Ruby coordinated every family reunion and get together that they had at Christmas and the annual summer parties. She always loved to cook, especially for large groups of family and dear friends. Ruby loved Nebraska football and was an avid Redskin fan. She had a green thumb and loved to tend to her indoor plants, her garden outside and her tomato plants. Ruby was also a member of Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church of Solomons, MD.
She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Dorothy Barnett, son, Larry Wood and her sister, Norma Underwood.
Ruby is survived by her devoted husband Robert R. Tyler, her seven loving children, Barbara and her husband Mike Quade of Ocean City, MD; Ashby and his wife Jennifer Wood of Port Tobacco, MD; Wayne Wood of Orlando, FL; Carolyn Sater of North Beach, MD; Walter Wood of North Beach, MD; Dennis and his wife Cheryl Wood of Bel Alton, MD and Debra and her husband Mike Messineo of Golden Beach, MD, sister of Ruth Goeglein, George Underwood, Marion Gill, Dorothy Hier and Pat Murray all of Nebraska; nineteen grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the Rausch Funeral Home, P. A., 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD on Thursday, May 26, 2011 from 2~4 and 6~8 PM where the Funeral Service will be held on Friday, May 27, at 11AM. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home, P. A.
|Harry, Grace Marie
Birth: 1926-03-24 in Newark, Ohio
|Grace Marie Harry, 85, of White Plains, MD, died May 23, 2011, at Civista Medical Center, La Plata, MD. |
Mrs. Harry was a loving mother, wife and grandmother.
Born March 24, 1926, in Newark, OH, she was the daughter of the late Lester R. Coyle and the late Grace Loraine Chenoweth.
Predeceased by her parents; husband of 64 years, William Harry; sister, Margaret Chaconas.
Survived by her son, Robert Wayne Harry and his wife Paula of White Plains, MD; daughter, Valerie Gene Harry Bolender and her husband Lamar of Accokeek, MD. Also survived by five grandchildren, Ryan Harry, Michael Harry, Erin Jacobs, Randy Davila and Elizabeth Credno and ten great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be on Saturday, June 4, 2011, from 2PM until time of service at 4PM at Raymond Funeral Chapel, 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646. Rev. Mark Roberson will officiate. Interment will be on Monday, June 6, 2011, at 10AM at Arlington National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Children’s Hospital Foundation, 111 Michigan Avenue, NW, P.O. Box 91896, Washington, DC 20010.
Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.
|Berry, Ollie Grant, Jr.
Birth: 1927-06-10 in Rockbridge Baths, Virginia
|Ollie Grant Berry, Jr., 83 of Park Hall, MD died May 22, 2011 at St. Mary's Hospital.|
Born June 10, 1927 in Rockbridge Baths, VA, he was the son of the late Ollie G. Berry, Sr. and Mamie Beatrice (Morris) Berry.
Ollie served in the U.S. Navy for 22 years as a cook onboard numerous ships. He has travelled all over the country. After his retirement from the Navy in 1967, he worked as a Civil Servant at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station until his retirement in 1983. Ollie attended many ship reunions. He enjoyed cooking for his family and friends. He loved to hunt and fish and have a flower garden. Ollie lived a wonderful life and loved everyone especially his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He loved life and went in peace.
Ollie is survived by his wife, Gertrude Berry, his step children; Harriett Mathew of MD, Louise Clapper of Idaho, Helen Aud of Florida, Addie M. Wood of MD and Robert V. Coffman of San Antonio, TX, eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Ollie was preceded in death by his brother, Robert Henry Berry.
Family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 24, 2011 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the First Friendship United Methodist Church, 13723 Point Lookout Road, Ridge, MD 20680. Prayers will be recited at 7:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at the church. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Ridge Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 456, Ridge, MD 20680 or First Friendship United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 133, Ridge, MD 20680.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Walker, Sidney Arthur
Birth: 1921-01-23 in Capitol Heights, Maryland
|Sidney Arthur Walker, age 90, of Huntingtown and formerly of Rose Haven died May 21, 2011 at Calvert Memorial Hospital. He was born January 23, 1921 in Capitol Heights, MD to Frank and Otilla (Stommel) Walker. He received his education in Prince George’s County Schools and graduated from Maryland Park High School in 1938. |
Sidney was a WW II veteran of the US Army serving as a mapmaker and was stationed in North Africa and Hawaii. He married Audrey Bartel October 4, 1947 in Capitol Heights. The couple resided in Capitol Heights until moving to Rose Haven in 1975. Sidney was employed with C & P Telephone as a lineman, installer and retired as a technician of the test desk.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Audrey on September 19, 2003.
He moved to Huntingtown in May of 2010. He was a member of the Deale Elks Lodge #2528 and enjoyed dancing playing the piano and organ. Sidney was a wonderful father and grandfather.
Surviving are three children Lynn A, Walker of Sandia Park, NM, Craig A. Walker and his wife Linda of Owings, MD and Kristie L. May and her husband Jim of Huntingtown, MD, six grandchildren, two great grandchildren and a sister Doris Schweitzer and her husband Herman of Fl.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
May 26, 2011
2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 P.M.
Location: Rausch Funeral Home - Owings, MD
May 27, 2011
Location: Rausch Funeral Home - Owings, MD
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