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|Tall, Robert Eugene
Birth: 1926-05-15 in Baltimore, Maryland
|Robert Eugene Tall, 82, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 20, 2009, in New Smyrna Beach, Florida. He was born on May 15, 1926, in Baltimore, Maryland to George Benjamin and Lillian Rebecca (Grover) Tall.|
After being graduated from the McDonogh School in 1944, he joined the Navy where he trained as a radio technician. Following World War II, he attended the University of Maryland in the School of Journalism and was graduated in 1951.
His journalism career focused on public safety communications including the following publications based in Washington, D.C.: Telecommunications Reports, Industrial Communications and Washington Radio Reports. These companies were acquired by Phillips Publishing, Inc. of Bethesda in 1983.
In 1984, he accepted the position of Executive Director of the Association of Public Safety Communications Officers (APCO) whose offices are located in Daytona Beach, Florida. He was a lifetime member of that organization.
Among his many accomplishments during his 57 years of public safety service, he was most proud of his efforts in helping to create our nation’s 9-l-l rescue system. He retired from APCO in 1992 and resided in New Smyrna Beach, Florida until his death.
In his retirement, he was active in the local American Legion Post where his responsibilities were many and varied, but included organizing the newsletter.
Mr. Tall lived in various places during his lifetime, including Baltimore, Silver Spring, Calvert County, and Crofton, Maryland; Crystal City, Virginia; and New Smyrna Beach, Florida.
Robert is survived by his sister Lillian (Tall) Mattingly; children Roberta (Dan) Morton, Ben (Debra), Robin (John) Hogan, Grover (Maria), James, Larry (Julia) Ehrlich and Jenny (David) Kerven. He is also survived by his former wife, Gloria Gay Tall, who currently resides in Port St. Lucie, Florida. He leaves his grandchildren: Deborah, Timothy, Rebecca, Elizabeth, Nicholas, Maxwell and Madilyn, and step-grandchildren, Robyn, Max, Rachel, Aviva, and Gabriel. He is also survived by two great-grandchildren, Che and Bella. Numerous nieces and nephews will also remember him.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers McCoy, Grover and Richard and sisters Alice and Mary Georgeanna as well as his wives Jane Davies and Roanne Rubin. He was recently bereaved by special friend, Martha Goodwin.
A memorial service will be held in Lusby, Maryland on Saturday, May 2, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. at Rausch Funeral Home, with a visiting hour from 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Inurnment will be in Middleham Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Mr. Tall may be made to Bert Fish Medical Center Foundation, P.O. Box 1000, New Smyrna Beach, Florida, 32170 (Dialysis Unit) or to the charity of your choice.
|McCarthy, James Daniel, Jr.
Birth: 1930-06-23 in Detroit, Michigan
|James Daniel McCarthy, Jr, of Potomac, MD, died 19 April 2008, due to complications from pneumonia, surrounded by his family, at Inova Alexandria Hospital. |
Born on 23 June 1930 in Detroit, Michigan, Mr. McCarthy graduated from Catholic Central High School in 1948 and Wayne State University undergraduate and law programs shortly thereafter. Following law school, he moved to Washington D.C. where he served as a tax agent with the Internal Revenue Service. Later he would move to New York City and worked for the international accounting firm Alexander Grant and Co.
A resident of Rockville and Potomac, Maryland since 1967, Mr. McCarthy returned to the Washington, D. C. area to lead the tax consulting division at General Business Services, Inc. once the largest franchise business in the U.S. During his time at GBS, he provided annual tax seminars across the country and developed close personal friendships with many of GBS’s over 700 franchisees.
After 20 years, he left GBS and started his own practice, Specialized Tax Service where he worked until the day he died. It was noted by his family, that he made it through one more tax season. While providing tax and estate advice was has prime livelihood, one of his greatest joys and proudest accomplishments were the students he taught and mentored for over twenty years at Southeastern University in Washington, D.C.
His marriage to Judith Lemanske ended in divorce.
Survivors include his loving wife, Margaret Buckler McCarthy of Potomac, Maryland , one daughter Ellen McCarthy (Hannah) of Alexandria, VA; one son, Timothy McCarthy of Brunswick, MD; son-in-law Gordon Hannah of Alexandria, VA ; three grandchildren, Benton McCarthy, Liam Hannah and Eileen Hannah; two nieces, Beth Ranalli and Audra Kozlowski; four nephews, Peter Hengy, James Hengy, Michael Hengy, Michal Baert.
A funeral mass will be held for Mr. McCarthy at St. John Vianney Roman Catholic Church in Prince Frederick, Maryland at 11AM on Thursday, 23 April. Internment will follow at Emmanuel United Methodist Church.
Friends and family are invited for food, beverage and good memories at the Rod and Reel Restaurant in the Chesapeake Beach Resort and Spa at 1:30PM
Donations may be made in lieu of flowers to Wayne State University Law School, 471 West Palmer Street, Detroit, Michigan 48202 or Catholic Central High School, 27225 Wixom Road, Novi, Michigan, 48374.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
Birth: 1913-05-07 in Emporium, Pennsylvania
|Mildred "Millie" Cavada, 95, of Waldorf, MD, formerly of Jeannette, passed away Sunday, April 19, 2009, at the Charles County Nursing Home, La Plata, MD. |
Mildred was a member of the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Jeannette; the Claridge Women’s Club and the Friends and Neighbors Club in Waldorf, MD.
Born May 7, 1913, in Emporium, PA, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and the late Katherine Skriso Kramer.
In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Cavada in 1981, and three brothers, John, Andrew and Joseph Kramer.
She is survived by her children, William Joseph Cavada and his wife Blanche of Statesville NC; Joyce Mildred Gentilo and her husband Richard of Waldorf, MD; three grandchildren, Richard Gentilo, Robert Gentilo and his wife Natalie and Carmen Cavada; two great grandchildren, Madison and Kelly Gentilo and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received 9 to 11:00AM Thursday, April 23, in the John V. Graziano Funeral Home, Inc., 228 North 2nd Street, Jeannette, PA. A funeral service will take place 11:00AM Thursday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Paul Gruesu officiating.
Interment will follow in the Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 3rd and Gaskill Ave., Jeannette, PA 15644.
Local arrangements were made by Raymond Funeral Service, P.A., La Plata, MD.
|Hinchliffe, Kathryn E.
Birth: 1911-04-08 in Donna, Texas
|Kathryn E. Hinchliffe “Baker”|
Passed away on April 18, 2009 at age 98, in Solomons Nursing Center, Solomons, MD, She was born on April 8, 1911 in Donna, TX to the late Charles and Emma Buzzard Burnham.
She was pre-deceased by her husband Virgil Hinchliffe and daughter Sara “Sally” Schultz.
She is survived by her daughter Lois Mailloux, sons Charles “Buz” Hinchliffe and Richard Hinchliffe, nine grandchildren, eighteen great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
She graduated from Lock Heaven State Teachers College and began her teaching career teaching in a one room school house in rural PA. She was an active member of St. Peters Episcopal Church in Solomons, MD.; where she contributed as a Lay Reader and Eucharistic Minister.
She delivered “Meals on Wheels” until the age of 90 and was a Red Cross and Hospital Volunteer. She was a member of the Calvert County Garden Club and the League of Women Voters. She loved gardening, fishing and playing bridge. During her retirement she was “First Mate” to Captain Virgil Hinchliffe on the charter fishing boat “Baker H”.
A memorial service will be held at St. Peters Episcopal Church, 14590 Solomon's Island Rd South, Solomons, MD 20688 on Thursday, April 23, 2009 at 11:00 AM, followed by a reception at Middleham Chapel Parrish.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to S.M.I.L.E., Inc., 10290 H. G. Trueman Rd., Lusby, MD 20657 or to Calvert Hospice, P. O. Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
Arrangements by the RAUSCH Funeral Home, P.A., Lusby, MD.
|Scrivener, Jack Michael
Birth: 2006-07-14 in Leonardtown, Maryland
|Jack Michael Scrivener, 2, of Drayden, MD died April 18, 2009 in Georgetown University Hospital.|
Born July 14, 2006 in Leonardtown, MD he was the son of Joseph M. Scrivener, Jr. and Jennifer L. (Simms) Scrivener.
In addition to his parents, Jack is survived by his brother, Andrew Allan Scrivener, paternal grandparents, Joseph M. "Joe" Scrivener, Sr., and Jeanette "Jan" (Mullen) Scrivener of Drayden, MD, maternal grandmother, Anne Marie Simms, maternal great grandparents, Michael and Dorothy Cox of Leonardtown, MD, maternal great great grandmother, Teresa (O'Brien) Schaffer of Lexington Park, MD.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather Bruce Allan Simms.
Family will receive friends for Jack's Life Celebration on Thursday, April 23, 2009 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Prayers will be recited by Deacon George L'Heureux at 6:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, April 24, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in St. George Catholic Church, 19199 St. George's Church Road, Valley Lee, MD 20692. Msgr. Karl A. Chimiak will be the celebrant. Interment will follow in St. George Catholic Church Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Andrew Allan Scrivener Scholarship Fund, c/o Joseph M. Scrivener, Jr., P.O. Box 414, Valley Lee, MD 20692.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
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