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|Boyer, Theodore Clinton
Birth: 1940-10-27 in Washington, DC
|Theodore Clinton "Teddy Bear" Boyer, 69 of Waldorf, MD, died September 24, 2010 at Georgetown University Medical Center. Born October 27, 1940 in Washington, D.C., he was the son of Roswell Runkle Boyer and Bessie Constantine Boyer.|
Mr. Boyer attended the University of Maryland at College Park. He was an avid
Redskins fan and enjoyed watching TV, reading, history, solving puzzles and video games. He was totally amazed with modern technology. Mr. Boyer was a member of the Shriners Boumi Temple of Baltimore in Hollywood, MD and a 32nd Degree Mason in the Thomas J. Shryrock Lodge 223, Hollywood and also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Julia Halla Chapter 107. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.
Besides his parents, Mr. Boyer was predeceased by his brother,Wayne Boyer and son, Ronald Coble.
He is survived by his loving wife, Joyce Brenda Coble Boyer; son, Christopher Stanton and his wife, Missy, stepson, Joe Coble and wife, Carrie and daughter-in-law, Cathy Coble; sister-in-laws, Betty Jennings and Sandra Hancock, Iris Coble and Trainn Coble; brothers-in-law, Roger Hancock, Junior Coble and Mac Coble; 5 grandchildren, Ronald Coble, Jr., Cassidy Stanton, Tommy Coble, Carissa Stanton and Alison Coble.
The family will receive friends for Theodore's Life Celebration on Wednesday, September 29, 2010 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 at the Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD. A Funeral Service will be held Thursday, September 30, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Brinsfield-Echols. Interment will take place at Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, MD.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.
|Proctor, Joyce Marie
Birth: 1946-07-18 in Crofton, Maryland
|Proctor, Joyce Marie (Proctor), Age 64 of Marbury, Maryland.|
On Friday, September 24, 2010 at Civista Medical Center in La Plata, Maryland, Joyce Marie Proctor, 64 of Marbury, Maryland transitioned from this earthly life to life eternal.
She was born on July 18, 1946 in Crofton, Maryland to the late Philip Sterling Proctor, Sr. and the late Mae Edith (Thompson) Proctor.
Joyce attended Charles County Public Schools and enjoyed playing cards, bingo and scratch-offs, but her most enjoyment came from spending time with her family.
She was the wife of Henry Stanley Proctor, Sr. and mother of Brenda Proctor Maddox, Robert Proctor, Henry Proctor, Jr., George Proctor, Joseph Proctor, Kirk Proctor, Paul Proctor and the late Sandra Proctor. Her career was a homemaker, taking care of the needs of her family.
In addition to her parents and daughter, she was preceded in death by her brother, Philip Proctor, Jr., sister, Gloria Proctor and son-in-law, Donald Maddox.
In addition to her husband and children, left to cherish fond memories are her daughters-in-law, Eunice Proctor and Lydia Proctor; a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren; three sisters, June Green, Darlene Proctor and Joan Jones; two brothers, George Proctor and Charles Proctor; three brothers-in-law, Andy Green, Carlos Proctor and Leroy Jones; sister-in-law, Marie Proctor and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Her Viewing will be held on Saturday, October 2, 2010 from 10:00am until time of Service, 11:00am in the Chapel of THORNTON Funeral Home, P.A., 3439 Livingston Road, Indian Head, Maryland. Interment, St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Cemetery, 4590 St. Joseph’s Way, Pomfret, Maryland.
Arrangements provided by Thornton Funeral Home.
|Gibson, Charles Freeman
Birth: 1921-07-11 in Abell, Maryland
|Charles Freeman Gibson, 89, of Colton's Point, MD died September 23, 2010 at St. Mary's Nursing Center with his family by his side. He was born July 11, 1921 in Abell, MD to the late Charles Henry and Doris Cheseldine Gibson.|
Charles enlisted in the U.S. Coast Guard in September 1942 and proudly served until April 1946 as a Radioman. He served in the Pacific Theatre aboard the USS Ochlockonee and the CGC Mohawk and received various medals including the WWII Victory Medal.
He retired from Strike Aircraft Test Directorate, EW&R Branch, Electronic Warfare Section B at the Naval Air Test Center, Patuxent River, MD as a supervisory Electronics Technician in 1976.
He was a life-long waterman raised on the Potomac River and spent his childhood working with his father and brothers oystering, crabbing and fishing on the dory boat, Doris C, which is currently on display at the St. Clement's Island Marina.
Charles was a life time member of American Legion Post 221 in Avenue, MD serving three terms as Post Commander. He took great pride in displaying the American flag along with the Maryland flag at home and often times was seen raising or lowering the flags at the American Legion Post 221 in Avenue.
He was one of the founders of the Seventh District Volunteer Fire Department serving as the Department's first Vice President.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Grace "Bebe" Jackson Morris Gibson; his children; Nicholas Thaddeus Gibson (Sheryl) and Susan Laurita Horn (Harry), 6 grandchildren ; Theresa Friess (Gary), Nicholas Gibson (Crystal), Dennis Gibson (Brittany), and Laura Latchford (James), Jessica Horn and Barbara Horn; 8 great grandchildren; Dustin Vachalek , Toby Friess, Cheyanne Friess, Wyatt Friess, Rebekah Gibson, Summer Gibson, Candice Gibson, Jordan Gibson, and Andrea Gibson and his siblings Shirley Krucelyak, Peggy Wood and Thelma Boteler.
He is preceded in death by his brothers Henry and James Gibson and great granddaughter Mikala.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, September 26, 2010 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650 where prayers will be recited at 3:00 p.m. followed by American Legion prayers. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, September 27, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Angels Church, 21340 Colton Point Road, Avenue, MD 20609 with Reverend William H. Gurnee, III officiating. Interment will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Bushwood, MD.
Serving as pallbearers will be Steve Krucelyak, Jamie Gibson, Pat Wood, Charles Wood, Francis Gibson and Timothy Gibson.
Memorial contributions can be made to 7th District Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 7, Avenue, MD 20609 or to St. Mary's Nursing Center, 21585 Peabody Street, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Guiles, Joan Patricia
Birth: 1937-02-11 in Norwalk, Connecticut
|Joan Patricia Guiles, 73 of Leonardtown, MD passed away on September 23, 2010 at Washington Hospital Center.|
Born February 11, 1937 in Norwalk, CT, she was the daughter of Elizabeth Thomas McSally of Norwalk, Ct and the late Elwood McSally.
Joan recently retired from Giant Foods after ten years of service as a Pharmacy Aide and cashier. She had worked for the Save the Children Foundation, where Joan developed an interest in the American Indian Culture and traveled to Arizona. In her early years Joan loved roller skating, and bowling, she was involved in various bowling leagues, Joan was an avid reader, she enjoyed crosswords, scrabble, painting, sewing, crocheting, embroidery, cross stitch, creating Christmas ornaments, playing cards with friends, cooking, baking and feeding and watching hummingbirds. Joan was a member of the Women's South Norwalk Boat Club Association, where she volunteered and became involved in visiting and dressing up as a clown for hospitalized children. Joan was caring, kind, and always put the needs of others before her own. All of her great-grandchildren thought that she was an Angel, their own special gift.
Joan is survived by her husband Harold Guiles of Leonardtown, MD, children; Gary Guiles of Mechanicsville, MD, Kenneth Guiles of New Haven, CT, Elizabeth Guiles of Jacksonville, FL, Lisa Cates of Greensboro, NC, Margaret Guiles of Leonardtown, MD, sister; Mary Ann Strolin of Norwalk, CT, brother Thomas McSally of SC, also survived by nine grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. In addition to her father Joan was preceded in death by her son Jon Guiles, and a brother Skip McSally.
Family will receive friends for Joan's Life Celebration on Thursday, September 30, 2010 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. with a Funeral Service conducted at 12 p.m. in the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD. Interment will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Ct., Glen Alln, VA 23060.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Funeral Home.
|Hemming, Ella Louise
Birth: 1914-04-13 in Clements, Maryland
|Ella Louise Hemming, 96, of Hollywood, MD died September 22, 2010 in St. Mary’s Hospital, Leonardtown, MD surrounded by her family. She was born April 13, 1914 in Clements, Maryland, the daughter of the late Peter Henry Harris and Catherine Eleanora Goldsborough. |
Her daughters; Mary Louise Farmer Meekins and Elaine Kelly Martin, both of Hollywood, survive her. She is also survived by her Grandchildren; James Francis Knott, Jr., Joseph Frederick Knott, Rose Dale Yannayon, Anthony Joseph Farmer, Cynthia Marie Norris, Charles Spencer Martin Jr., Jeffery Allen Martin, Robert Anthony Martin, Beverly Ann Dahlstrom all of Hollywood, MD Michael Wayne Farmer of Hughesville, Louis Guy Knott Jr. and David Wayne Knott of Leonardtown, MD. Her Great Grandchildren; Mallory Knott, Bryan Yannayon, John Glen Yannayon, Jeremy Knott, Donald Farmer, Sarah Cabrea, Joshua Holmes, Emily Holmes, Matthew Knott, Mackenzie Meade, Michael Pratt, Jenna Martin, Joseph Martin, Justin Martin, Britt Thorne, Kirk Thorne, Michael Dahlstrom, Matthew Dahlstrom, Skyler Martin and Luke Martin also survive her.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Clarence Guy Knott, Thomas Edward Quade and Joseph Anthony Hemming, her sons James Francis Knott, Sr. and Louis Guy Knott, Sr., her grandchildren, Matthew David Farmer, Timothy Webster Farmer, Sharon Lee Knott, Valerie Ann Martin, her son-in-laws, Charles Everett Farmer and Charles Spencer Martin, Sr., her sisters, Mary Agnes Wheeler, Ann Grace Farrell, Catherine Eleanora Thompson, Margaret May Quade, Mary Lessie Pilkerton, Amy Lucille Hall Magruder and her brother, William Henry Harris.
Mrs. Hemming graduated from Bayside School in 1930, it was located on Big Chestnut Road in Clements. There were two students that graduated that year, Mrs. Hemming being one of them. The graduation ceremony was held upstairs of Dukes Restaurant in Leonardtown, now known as Café des’ Artistes. She was a homemaker all of her life. In her earlier years Mrs. Hemming was a volunteer for the Office on Aging. Mrs. Hemming enjoyed playing bingo, dancing, traveling and playing cards. She had a “green thumb” when it came to growing African Violets. She enjoyed conversing on the telephone and being with her family and many friends. She especially enjoyed her Great-Grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be James Francis Knott, Jr., Joseph Frederick Knott, Michael Wayne Farmer, Anthony Joseph Farmer, Louis Guy Knott Jr., David Wayne Knott, Charles Spencer Martin, Jr., Jeffery Allen Martin, Robert Anthony Martin and Darren Dahlstrom. Honorary pallbearers will be her Great-Grandchildren.
The Family will receive friends on Sunday, September 26, 2010 from 2:00 PM-5:00 PM in St. John’s Catholic Church, Hollywood, MD, with prayers being recited at 3:00 PM. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday, September 27, 2010 at 10:00 AM in St. John’s Catholic Church, Hollywood, Maryland, with Fr. Raymond Schmidt officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family has requested donations be made to the St. John’s School Capitol Campaign, 43950 St. John’s Road, Hollywood, MD 20636 or the Hollywood Fire Department, P.O. Box 7, Hollywood, MD 20636.
Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A.
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