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|Linkins, Robert William
Birth: 1921-09-23 in Rison, Maryland
|Robert William Linkins, 87 of Rison died November 26, 2008 at Civista Medical Center, LaPlata.|
Robert was educated in the Charles County Public School System. He retired from the Naval Ordinance System in Indian Head after many years of dedicated service. He enlisted in the United States Army and served in WWII. He loved working at his Sawmill, wood crafts, gardening and spending time with friends. Especially Richard Dorsey, Robert Parker, Vincent Goudeaux and Jeremiah Montague. He kept young at heart and mind by his relationship with his great niece Jehnae Linkins and great nephew Jerome Linkins, Jr.
Born September 23, 1921 in Rison, Maryland he was the son of the late William and the late Daree A. Swan Linkins. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Louise Swann Linkins; brothers: James, Clifton, William and Melvin Linkins; sisters: Mary Carroll (Hunsie), Kathleen Pettie, Elizabeth Aguayo and a special friend Helen Diggs.
Left to cherish his memory are his brother, Thomas “Tucker” Linkins, sisters; Helen “Teenie” Linkins, Frances Linkins Mims, a special niece and devoted caregiver, Jehnell Linkins and her family Jerome, Sr., Jerome, Jr., and Jehnae Linkins; daughter, Wanda Sue Linkins Yarber, son-in-law, Marvin; grandson, Darryl Linkins and wife Demetria; great grandchildren, Brittany, Dominique, Darryl and Danielle, as well as a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
His viewing will take place on Friday, December 5th, 10:00am until time of service 12:00noon at Thornton Funeral Home Chapel, (Rte. 227) 3439 Livingston Road, Indian Head, MD 20640. Interment Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Cheltenham, MD.
Arrangements provided by Thornton Funeral Home.
|Albertsen, Edna Geraldine
Birth: 1932-02-12 in Salmon River, Nova Scotia
|Edna Geraldine (Gerry) Cox Albertsen, 76, of Ridge, MD, passed away on November 26, 2008 at Prince George's Hospital Center in Cheverly, MD.|
Born February 12, 1932 in Salmon River, Nova Scotia and married Peter on December 20, 1954 in Bermuda. She was the daughter of the late Sidney Burnthorn Cox and Ethel Blanche (Johnstone) Cox and sister of David (Dave) Robert Cox. She was preceded in death by two brothers, James (Jim) Burton Cox, Alister Creelman (Pat) Cox, and a sister Dorothy (Dot) Burnthorn Cox, all of Truro, Nova Scotia.
Gerry is survived by her husband Peter and five children; Debra Ann (Rob); Roy Jacob (Patti) and sons, Blaine and Duane; Michael Allen (Cindy) and sons, Robert and Ryan; John David (Missy) and daughter, Ashleigh and son, Daniel, all of St. Mary's County MD; William James (Randi) and son, Noah and daughters, Kylie and Lily of Woodstock, MD. Six great grand children complete her immediate family group. Her extended family includes seven more grand children and eight more great grand children.
Gerry first graduated from Colchester Academy and then graduated as a Canadian Registered Nurse from the Aberdeen School of Nursing. Gerry was employed by the Bermuda Hospital as an assistant to the Emergency and Operating Rooms until August 1955 when she quit to begin raising her family. While raising their children during her husband's Naval career, they lived in Bermuda, Florida, Virginia Beach, VA, Imperial Beach, CA, and Patuxent River, MD.
She owned and operated Albertsen's Foodway, Hideaway Bar, and the Ridge Gulf Service Center in Ridge, MD from May 1971 until the early 1980s. She then enjoyed traveling with her husband during his employment with Sikorsky Helicopters, living in Malaysia, Jordan, Holland, and the Philippines. After his retirement from Sikorsky in July 1997, they returned to Ridge, MD where she was a homemaker who loved to be around her family. Her favorite hobbies were playing pinochle and canasta with family and friends. Gerry also enjoyed weekends spent eating crabs with the family and overlooking the Chesapeake Bay from her home and garden.
Relatives and friends are invited to Gerry's Life Celebration in the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD on Monday, December 8, 2008 from 5 to 7 p.m. with Funeral Service at 6:00 p.m.
Interment will be held on Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in Arlington National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hollywood Rescue Squad P. O. Box 79, Hollywood, MD 20636 or American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454 Alexandria, VA 22312.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Funeral Home.
|Hamilton, Emma E. Berry
Birth: 1919-10-04 in Waldorf, Maryland
|Emma E. Berry Hamilton, 89 of Waldorf, MD, passed away on November 25, 2008 peacefully at her home.|
Born October 4, 1919 in Waldorf, MD, she was a lifetime resident of Charles County. She was employed by Ben Weiner owner of the Ben Franklin store in Waldorf, MD. She worked as a saleslady and advanced to become Manager, she had worked for 42 years before retiring in 1992 when the store closed for business.
She was preceded in death by her parents; Authur and Annie E. Berry; brothers Ed, Carl, Horace, Lawrence, Guy, Pat and George Berry; sisters; Mary Edna Allen and Alice Berry; husband, George O. Hamilton, daughter Patsy Brackett; grandsons; Matthew and Martin Blandford.
Mrs. Hamilton is survived by her children; Dale Blandford , (Robert) of Williamsburg, VA, Wayne Hamilton, (Carol) of Waldorf, MD and Phillip V. Hamilton, Sr., (Judy) of Waldorf, MD, sister; Christine Peugh, (Terry) of Atlanta, GA, also survived by 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Family will receive friends on Sunday, November 30, 2008 from 3 to 7pm in St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Piney Parish where a Celebration of Life will be conducted on Monday, December 1, 2008 at 11am with Mother Joy Rose officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Piney Parish, P.O. Box 272, Waldorf, MD 20604
Arrangements provided by the Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., Charlotte Hall, MD.
|Harmon, Donald Lee
Birth: 1938-10-06 in Concord, Oklahoma
|Donald Lee Harmon, 70 of Bryantown, MD, formerly of Seabrook, MD, died on November 25, 2008 at his residence.|
Born on October 6, 1938, in Concord, OK, he was the son of the late Bryan Jennings and Bessie Simms Harmon. Mr. Harmon has resided in this area since 1984. He retired in 2001 as a Regional Service Manager for Worldwide Lanier. He enjoyed fishing on Chesapeake Bay, deer hunting and cutting grass.
Survived by his wife, MaryGene Noll Harmon, children; Michael William and Timothy Bryan Harmon, siblings; Marylou Brown, Shirley Harmon, James and Delmer Harmon, grandchildren; Patricia Ann Harmon and Timothy Bryan Harmon, Jr.
Family will receive friends to celebrate Donald's Life on Saturday, November 29, 2008 from 3-5 & 7-9PM at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD where Services will be conducted at 8PM with Reverend Ken McDonald officiating. Interment will be private.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Hospice of Charles County, P.O. Box 1703, La Plata, MD 20646 and/or Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Research Bldg., Suite E501, 3970 Reservoir Rd., NW, Washington, DC 20057.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., Charlotte Hall, MD 20622.
|Moore, Robert Samuel
Birth: 1963-10-23 in Washington, DC
|Mr. Moore was Owner and Chef at the Public Eatery Restaurant at Hawthorne Country Club in La Plata, MD. He was a 1982 graduate of Thomas Stone High School and a graduate of the Washington Culinary School in Washington, D.C. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, and playing pool. He was always known for being very generous and helping others. |
He was son of Samuel Edward Moore and Gloria Frances Taylor Moore.
He was predeceased by his brother, Daniel Moore.
He is survived by his parents, one brother, Michael Moore of Florida, two sisters, Bonnie (Paul) Childs of Indiana, and Kimberly (Randy) Rhodes of Virginia, five nieces, Sunni St.Pierre, Samantha Childs, Kasey Moore, Taylor Childs, and Becca Rhodes, and one nephew, Trace Childs. He was also the great uncle of Lillianna and Sage.
A Visitation will be held on Sunday, November 30, 2008 from 5-8pm at Raymond Funeral Chapel, La Plata, MD.
A Funeral Service will follow on Monday, December 1, 2008 at 10:30am at Raymond Funeral Chapel.
Clergy will be the Father Charles Perry.
Interment will take place at St. Peter’s Church Cemetery, Waldorf, MD.
Pallbearers will include Trace Childs and Robbie Moore.
Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.
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