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|Sorrells, William Lee, Jr.
|Memorial Services at a Later Date|
|Kingsbury, Stanley Leo
Birth: 1925-08-25 in Washington, DC
|Stanley Leo Kingsbury, 84, died November 2, 2009 at his daughter’s home in Chesapeake Beach, MD. He was born August 25, 1925 in Washington, D.C. |
He was raised in the District and graduated from Anacostia High School. He served in the US Navy during WWII from 1943 until his discharge in 1946 as a Quartermaster 3rd Class. He served aboard the Destroyer Escort USS Stern, and was awarded the European, Pacific and American Theater Ribbons, and the WWII Victory Medal.
He married Dorothea Kingsbury on August 26, 1949, and they lived and raised their family in the Washington D.C. area until moving to North Beach in 2006. He was a member of the V.F.W. Post 9619, Capitol Heights, MD where he served as Post Commander in 1973 and took care of memorials for fellow members. He was also a member of the American Legion and the Destroyer Escort Historical Museum. He was a Washington Redskins fan and enjoyed playing golf. He also worked taking care of the grounds at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home in Charlotte Hall, MD.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Dorothea, a son Ronald Kingsbury and wife Kay of North Beach, daughter Donna McNally and husband Michael of Chesapeake Beach, sons Richard Kingsbury of Naples, FL and Bradley Kingsbury of Owings, twin daughters Janice Frederickson of North Beach and Joyce Johnson and Jeff of LaPlata, MD, and a son Brian Kingsbury of Chesapeake Beach. He is also survived by nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
November 6, 2009
Location: Mount Harmony United Methodist Church
November 5, 2009
2:00-4:00 & 6:00-8:00 P.M.
Location: Rausch Funeral Home - Owings, MD
|Rose, Edward Cleveland
Birth: 1937-01-09 in Washington, DC
|Edward Cleveland Rose, 72 of Mechanicsville, MD, formerly of Suitland, MD died on November 2, 2009 at Georgetown University Hospital. Born on January 9, 1937 in Washington, he was the son of the late Clarence Marvin and Helen Mae Kemp Rose. |
Mr. Rose was in the Vending Industry as a Route Salesman's. He was a member of Grace Chapel Ministries. He enjoyed watching the Washington Redskins, Wednesday nite dinners with his grandkids, his dog Prancer, RAW profession wrestling, and his "adopted" grandson Max the dog.
Survived by his wife, Rose Marie Rose, children, Jim E. Rose and wife, Dawn, and daughter Aileen M. Rose, sisters, Sandra Hasty and Anne Rose, and two grandchildren, Brittany and Madelyn Rose.
Family will receive friends to Celebrate Edward's Life on Friday, November 6, 2009 from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. and on Saturday, November 7, 2009 from 10-11 a.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD where Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, November 7, 2009 at 11 a.m. with Pastor Dr. C.H. Snyder. Interment will follow at Washington National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Memory of Mr. Rose to: Grace Chapel Ministries, 29190 Three Notch Rd., Mechanicsville, MD 20659.
Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., Charlotte Hall, MD provided funeral arrangements.
|Breslin, Fred W.
Birth: 1928-01-12 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
|Fred W. Breslin, 81 of Leonardtown, MD and formerly of Philadelphia, PA, died November 1, 2009 at St. Mary’s Hospital. Born January 12, 1928, in Philadelphia, PA he was the son of the late William Joseph and Violet Christiana Breslin. |
He was the loving husband of Anne M. Breslin whom he married on October 10, 1953 in Philadelphia, PA.
He is also survived by his children; Patrick Breslin of Pennington, NJ, Michael Breslin of Woodbine, MD, Tom Breslin of Leonardtown, MD, Margaret Dunn of Troy, NY, Bill Breslin of California, MD, Nancy Powdrill of Leonardtown, MD and Joanne Jones of Leonardtown, MD, thirteen grandchildren as well as his sisters Eileen Babel of Ocean City, NJ and Alice McCaffery of Berlin, NJ.
He was preceded in death by his daughter Kathy Easom and his sister Anna Marie “Billie” Kogut.
A graduate of North Catholic High School of Philadelphia “Class of 1945”, Fred attended Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science and graduated in May of 1952 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Pharmacology. He moved to St. Mary’s County in 1958 and was a Pharmacist for St. Mary’s Pharmacy in Leonardtown for 37 years, retiring in August of 1989. He served in the U.S. Army from January 21, 1946 to July 20, 1947. Fred belonged to the Birthright of Southern Maryland organization and the Boy Scouts of America. He enjoyed fishing, playing poker with his sons and watching football.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, November 4, 2009 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Chapel, Leonardtown, MD where prayers will be said at 7:00 PM by Fr. John Mattingly. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, November 5, 2009 at 10:00 AM in St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Leonardtown, MD with Fr. John Barry officiating. Interment will follow in Queen of Peace Cemetery, Helen, MD.
Pallbearers will be Pat Breslin, Michael Breslin, Tom Breslin, Bill Breslin, Tom Jones and Jim Easom.
Contributions may be made to Birthright of Southern Maryland, Inc. P.O. Box 633, Leonardtown, MD 20650, and/or Hospice of St. Mary’s, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.
|Calvert, James Harrison
Birth: 1969-06-08 in Fairfax, Virginia
|James Harrison “Jim” Calvert, 40 of Lexington Park, MD and formerly of Fairfax, VA, died November 1, 2009 at his residence. Born June 8, 1969, in Fairfax, VA he was the son of Jerome R. and Virginia C. Calvert of Greenville, SC and formerly of Fairfax, VA. |
He is also survived by his sisters, Virginia D.C. Marchant and her husband Thomas of Greenville, SC and Katherine E. Calvert of Harrogate, England as well as his niece Carolina Davies Marchant and his nephew Thomas Spencer Marchant.
Jim graduated from W. Springfield High School, Springfield, VA in 1987. He attended George Mason University where he obtained his degree in electrical engineering in 1991. He was a software engineer for the U.S. Government and was an avid walker and enjoyed reading and traveling.
The family will receive friends for a visitation on Thursday, November 5, 2009 from 5:00 – 7:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Chapel, Leonardtown, MD where a memorial service will be held at 7:00 PM. Interment will be private.
Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.
Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A.
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