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|Domras, Mamie J.
Birth: 1927-09-17 in Gay, West Virginia
|Mamie J. Domras, 82 wife of Philip C. Domras of Lusby, MD passed away on Thursday, August 19, 2010 at the Burnett-Calvert Hospice House, Prince Frederick, MD. She was born on September 17, 1927 in Gay, West Virginia to the late Jessie H. Tuttle and Tressie H. Stewart Tuttle. |
Her father worked in the oil fields, her mother as a sales clerk in stores in Spencer, West Virginia. Her father died in 1966, her mother remarried Leslie Burns and she died in 1991. Mamie lived with her grandmother while attending Ripley High School. Mamie graduated from high school on May 24, 1945. Mamie and a classmate Garnet Hunt signed up to go to work in Washington, D. C. with the Food and Drug Administration as clerks. Mamie retired in 1982 as an Administrative Assistant. Mamie and Garnet Hunt lived in a basement apartment on 12th Street, S. E.
Her husband Phil met her while walking home on Portland Street and started talking to her. She was nervous and he kept going the same way she was. When she got to the rear of her apartment he told her that he lived in the house at the end of the back alley. They started dating and on New Years Eve and were married at his parent’s home in 1947. They moved into their first apartment together on 2nd Street, then bought a house in Wheaton, MD in 1964. They sold there home in Wheaton, MD in 1986 and moved into their new home in Lusby, MD were she remained until her death.
Mamie is survived by her loving husband Philip Domras of Lusby, MD; nieces, nephews and many devoted friends.
The family will receive friends on Monday, August 30, at the RAUSCH FUNERAL HOME, P. A., 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD at 10:30 AM until the time of the funeral service at 12:00 noon; interment to follow at MD Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, MD.
Should friend’s desire contributions may be made in her memory to the American Legion Post #274 Auxiliary, 11820 H. G. Trueman Rd., Lusby, MD 20657.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Westfall, Helen Louise
Birth: 1922-07-24 in Frankfort, Indiana
|Helen Louise Westfall, 88, of La Plata, MD passed away on August 19, 2010 at the Charles County Nursing & Rehab Center in La Plata, MD.|
Mrs. Westfall was born on July 24, 1922 in Frankfort, IN. She was the daughter of Benjamin and Margaret Boots. Sister of Charlotte Goodnight, and the wife of Arthur Westfall.
She is survived by her daughter Trudy Bramell and son-in-law Douglas Bramell, grandsons; Douglas A. Bramell, his wife Pam. Brian Bramell and his wife, Kristy. Great-grandmother to Grayson, Josie, and Kaelyn Bramell, and many nieces and nephews. As well as, two very dear friends, Jean McCracken and Rita Murphy.
She grew up in Frankfort, IN where she graduated from Franfort High School. After graduation, she moved to Indianapolis, IN where she began working. In 1960 she married Arthur Westfall and together they moved to Indian Head, MD to began their new life together and work at the Naval Propellant Plant. She retired in 1972 as a clerk typist. She was active in the Eastern Star for many years while in Indian Head. In 1987 she was the secretary of the NARFE Chapter 553. After retiring she and her husband moved to Haines City, FL where they lived for 25 years. She enjyoed golfing, fishing, and summer visits with her two grandsons. She dearly loved Florida. In 1996 she returned to MD to be closer to her family because of her ailing husband. She loved life, family, and her cat "Herbie".
Viewing will be held on Monday, August 23, 2010 from 2-4 pm & 6-8 pm with a service at 7 pm at Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, P.A. Interment will be private at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Charles County Humane Society P.O. Box 1015 Waldorf, Md. 20604.
Arrangements provided by Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.
|Shafer, Jeremy Scott
Birth: 1977-07-18 in Marysville, Ohio
|Jeremy Scott Shafer, 33, of Mechanicsville, MD, died on August 19, 2010 at his residence.|
Born on July 18, 1977 in Marysville, Ohio, Scott was raised in Mt. Gilead, Ohio. He graduated from Highland High School in Marengo, Ohio in 1995. Scott entered the U.S. Marine Corps in May of 1995 and served until May 1999. He was a U.S. Capitol Police Officer from 2001 serving on the K-9 unit for seven years. Scott was a member of the FOP DC Lodge #1 and served on the Northern Soccer League Board. Scott was a loving husband and father, who enjoyed spending time with his family. He enjoyed coaching both of his children in soccer for many years. He also enjoyed watching football, (Cleveland Browns) and Ice Hockey (Capitols).
Survived by his wife, Kelly L. Shafer, children, Kayla Nicole and Ryan Scott Shafer, father and mother-in-law, Mike and JoAnn Boswell, brother and sister-in-law Mike and Kelli Boswell, and niece Lucy Boswell all of Mechanicsville, MD, and grandparents, Dick and Brenda Dupler of Manchester, TN.
A Life Celebration will be held on Sunday, August 29, 2010 from 2-5 p.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD. A Chapel Service will be held Monday, August 30, 2010 at 9:00 a.m. at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, MD.
In lieu of flowers Memorial Contributions may be made to Community Bank of Tri County, Trust Fund for Kayla and Ryan Shafer.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.
|Richardson, William E., Sr.
Birth: 1949-04-11 in Washington, DC
|William Edward Richardson, Sr., 61, of Chesapeake Beach, MD died on August 19, 2010 at Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC.|
Born on April 11, 1949 in Washington, DC, he was the son of the George S., Sr. and Cecillia Agnes Feaster Richardson. William was a Butcher at IGA North Beach for many years. He also served in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged.
Survived by his children, William Edward Richard, Jr., and wife, Melissa, of Martinsburg, West Virginia, Catherine Marie Richardson of Salem, West Virginia, and Donna Lynn Richardson of Piney Point, MD, siblings, Albert S.(Gig) Richardson, of North Beach, MD, Elva Richardson, of Annapolis, MD, and Cecillia Richardson, of Baltimore, MD, and grandchildren, Karliegh White, Patrick and Taylor Richardson, and Samantha Mosier. Dad was married for 29 years to Carol Marie Richardson (Whetzel) which they remained friends after they divorced in 2002.
Predeceased by a son, Robert Albert Richardson, brother, George S. Richardson, and grandchild, Joey Horan Richardson.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, August 28, 2010 at North Beach Union Church, North Beach, MD. Interment Private.
Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., Charlotte Hall, MD provided funeral arrangements.
|Kay, Dwayne Scott
Birth: 1963-03-10 in Portsmouth, Virginia
|Dwayne “Wayne” Scott Kay, 47, of Hollywood, MD and formerly of Waldorf, MD died August 19, 2010 in California, MD. Born March 10, 1963 in Portsmouth, VA, he was the son of Mary Sue Weaver of Hollywood, MD and the late George M. Kay, Jr. |
He was married to Deborah (Melillo) Kay whom he married in May of 1989 in La Plata, MD.
Wayne is also survived by his sister Deborah Reynolds of Bemidji, MN, and companion Traci Grigsby of Hollywood, MD.
Wayne graduated from Crossfield High School’s as part of the “Class of 1982”. He moved to Waldorf, MD in 2005 and worked for Tayman Roofing. Wayne was a Roofing Supervisor intermittently for 20 plus years. He was a member of the Moose lodge in Hollywood, MD. Wayne enjoyed riding his motorcycle with locals, spending time with his Chesapeake Bay retriever named Zeke and water activities such as jet skiing and fishing.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 25, 2010 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 26, 2010, in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD at 10:00 AM. Interment will be private.
Contributions in memory of Dwayne “Wayne” Scott Kay can be made to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Patuxent Ward, 21227 Woodmere Drive, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A.
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