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Garner, Hazel Cecelia

Birth: 1915-04-26 in Indian Head, Maryland
Residence: Waldorf, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Laid to Rest: Friday, April 25, 2008 in the St. Paulís Episcopal Church Cemetery, Waldorf, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoMrs. Garner was a homemaker and a member of St. Paulís Episcopal Church Piney Parish in Waldorf, MD. She was a bus driver for many years for Clinton Christian School. She loved oil paintings, crocheting and growing flowers, mostly taking care of kids and her family.

Daughter of the late Thomas Vivian Cooksey and the late Lucy Jeanette Murphy.

Predeceased by her parents and her husband Reginald Ralph Garner Sr.; son Reginald R. Garner Jr.; son-in-law Joel Tedder Wallace R. Garner, Jr.

Survived by her two daughters Rose Marie Tedder of Bryantown, MD and Sandra L. (Harold) McNulty of Oakton, VA; one son Wallace Garner of Brandywine, MD; one sister Margaret Allen of Indian Head, MD; seven grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren.

Visitation on Thursday, April 24, 2008 from 2-4 and 6-8pm at Raymond Funeral Chapel La Plata, MD.

Funeral Service on Friday, April 25, 2008 at 11 am at St. Paulís Episcopal Church - Piney Parish 4535 Piney Church Road Waldorf, MD.

Interment at the church cemetery. Clergy will be Rev. Joy A. Rose, TSFF, Rector. Pallbearers will be Jay McNulty, John F. Mudd, Christopher Boswell, Doug Paulk, John H. Mudd, J. R. Boswell and Danny Garner.

Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.

Rivera-Ortiz, Fransisco

Birth: 1931-12-25 in Viegues, Puerto Rico
Residence: White Plains, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Laid to Rest: Monday, April 28, 2008 in the Maryland Veterans Cemetery Cheltenham, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoMr. Rivera-Ortiz was a retired Staff Sergeant with 11 years service in the U. S. Army. Prior to his Army career, he served 11 years with the United States Marine Corps.

Son of Sinecio Rivera and Estefania Ortiz.

Survived by his son George Rivera; daughter Frances Rivera of White Plains, MD.

Visitation on Monday, April 28, 2008 from 10AM-12NOON at Raymond Funeral Chapel La Plata, MD.

Funeral Service on Monday, April 28, 2008 at 12NOON at Raymond Funeral Chapel La Plata, MD.

Clergy will be Reverend Mark Roberson. Interment at Maryland Veterans Cemetery Cheltenham, Md. Honorary Pallbearers will be U. S. Army Honor Guard.

Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Home.

Potter, Edsel Bruce

Birth: 1924-08-18 in Dahlgren, Virginia
Residence: California, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Laid to Rest: Monday, April 28, 2008 in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church Cemetery, Lexington Park, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoEdsel Bruce Potter, 83, of California, MD died April 22, 2008 in Calvert Memorial Hospital, Prince Frederick, MD.

Born August 18, 1924 in Dahlgren, VA, he was the son of the late Vennie Marcelus Potter and Carrie Belle Pounds Potter.

He treasured his family and friends. He enjoyed his life as a Civil Servant working aboard the Patuxent River Naval Air Station for 42 years. His passion was to hunt and fish whenever possible. Hunting was his life and he always aimed for excellence at his sport. He also had a passion for carving and painting wooden duck decoys. He was also a lifelong member of NARFE, Chapter 969 of St. Mary's County and a member of Ducks Unlimited.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years Angeline Potter, his children Yvonne Moss of Marco Island, FL, Gary Potter of St. George Island, MD, his sisters, Jean Whittemore of Herndon, VA, JoAnn Schlusemeyer of Vienna, VA and Elvy Hovarter of Ashland, WI. He was the father-in-law of Brian Moss and Denise Hanson-Potter and the grandfather of Jason Todd Wright of Washington, DC and Benjamin Edsel Potter of St. George Island, MD. Mr. Potter was preceded in death by a grandson, Brian David Wright.

The family will receive friends on Monday, April 28, 2008 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at the Lexington Park Baptist Church in Lexington Park, MD. A Funeral Service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. with the Reverend Mark Garrett officiating. Interment will follow in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church Cemetery in Lexington Park, MD. A Reception will follow at 1:00 p.m. at the Lexington Park Baptist Church.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Funeral Home.

Paradis, Helen Marie Biggs

Birth: 1922-12-16 in Evans, Oregon
Residence: St. Mary's City, Maryland
Death: Tuesday, April 22, 2008
Laid to Rest: Friday, May 02, 2008 in the Trinity Episcopal Cemetery
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Click to see full size photoHelen Marie Paradis, 85, of St. Mary's City, MD died April 22, 2008 at Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC.

Helen was born in Evans, OR on December 16, 1922, the fourth daughter of the family. She attended school in Wallowa, OR, and Eastern Oregon College of Education in LaGrande, OR.

An avid aviation enthusiast, she started flying at 16 from a local cow pasture. She worked at a newspaper and the First National Bank of Portland before joining the Navy on December 24, 1942.

She attended boot camp in the first class at Hunter College, New York City. Following duty stations were NATTC, Memphis, and Whiting Field and Mainside at Pensacola.

She married John Paradis on October 5, 1946, after discharge from the Navy with 43 months service and many more flight hours in Navy and civilian aircraft. They lived in Norfolk, VA, Atlantic City, NJ, and moved to St Mary's County in April 1948.

Helen was a member of the Grey Ladies at Patuxent River for years and of St. Mary's County Garden Club 40 plus years. She was an avid sailor beginning while stationed in Pensacola, FL, and continuing while crewing with her husband for some 50 years. They sailed extensively in the Chesapeake Bay plus many cruises to New England and back. In 1980, they sailed to Glacier Bay Alaska and back to San Francisco, CA with friends Barbara and "Tuck" Tucker for a great three and a half month cruise.

Helen taught youth sailing and water safety to some 20 youngsters at St. Mary's River Yacht Club at St. Mary's City during the 1950's and 1960's. She served many years as Race Committee Chairman and Vice Commodore of the yacht club.

Helen taught sailing at St. Mary's College from 1967-1972 in recognition of which a room in the new college sailing center will be named in her honor.

In 1982 she purchased Breton House Gift Shop with Carol Neidhold and Joan Sullivan, which they ran for some 6 years.

She enjoyed a full, busy and interesting life and will be missed by many.

Helen is survived by her husband, John Paradis, and her three sons, John Paradis of Norfolk, VA, Peter and his wife Debra of San Jose, CA, and Richard Paradis of St. Mary's City, grandson, Carter Paradis of Spotsylvania, VA, nephew Stephen Martin and his wife Carol and three grown children of Baker City, OR, brother-in-law William Paradis of Lyme, CT, Niece Lea Ann Paradis and husband Jim Venditto and daughter Taryn of North Stonington, CT, nephew William Paradis, Jr. of Philadelphia, PA, niece Dawn Peret and children Samuel, Michael and Grant of Mount Vernon, NH, niece Kim Blanchard and husband Allan and children Kelly and Travis of North Tinsbury, CT, nephew Allan Paradis and wife Caryn and daughter Vivian of Deep River, CT, nephew Kristian Paradis of Philadelphia, PA, and many other friends.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 1, 2008 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Brinsfield Funeral Home Chapel, Leonardtown, MD. Prayers will be recited at 7:00 p.m. A memorial mass will be held on Friday, May 2, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Cecilia's Church, St. Mary's City, MD. Interment will follow in Trinity Church Cemetery.

Contributions may be made to SMAWL (St. Mary's County Animal Welfare League), P.O. Box 1232, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

Ferrell, Raymond Lee

Birth: 1934-03-30 in Chicago, Illinios
Residence: California, Maryland
Death: Monday, April 21, 2008
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Raymond Lee Ferrell, 74, of California, MD died April 21, 2008 in St. Mary's Hospital, Leonardtown, MD.

Born March 30, 1934 in Chicago, IL, he was the son of the late Duane and Gladis Bashaw Ferrell.

He served his country in the U.S. Air Force from October 24, 1955 to October 31, 1975. He was a member of the Thomas J. Shryock Lodge #223 AF & AM in Hollywood, MD, Scottish Rite of Freemasonry 32nd degree and Shriners of North America, Boumi Shrine Temple, Baltimore, MD. Mr. Ferrell was a 1983 graduate of St. Mary's College with a bachelor of history degree.

He is survived by his wife Helen Wilker Ferrell of California, MD, a daughter, Lisa Neal of Dover, DE, a son, Michael Halterman of Lusby, MD, three grandchildren, Tara Neal, Jacob Halterman and Abigail Halterman. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Scott Ferrell.

Relatives and friends are invited to Mr. Ferrell's Life Celebration on Thursday, April 24, 2008 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A. in Leonardtown, MD. A Masonic Memorial Service will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Interment will take place in Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, 3551 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Funeral Home.


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