Sturdevant, Grace Enfield
Birth: Monday, August 16, 1926
Residence: Prince Frederick, Maryland
Death: Friday, December 25, 2015 at the age of 89
Laid to Rest: in the St. Paul's Episcopal Church Cemetery, Prince Frederick, Maryland
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Grace Evans Enfield Sturdevant of Prince Frederick, Maryland, passed away on December 25, 2015, at the age of 89. She was the wife of the late Harry E. Sturdevant of Dares Beach, Md., and the daughter of the late Jacob Roy Enfield and Martha Susan Holland Enfield of Forest Hill, Md.
A graduate of Bel Air High School and the University of Maryland, Mrs. Sturdevant taught Physical Education and Home Economics at Calvert High School. She was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, a founding member of Chesapeake Garden Club, a member of John Hanson Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution serving as regent and registrar, a volunteer for Calvert Hospice who helped found their Festival of Trees fundraiser.
She is survived by her five children, Jo Anne Sturdevant-Beach (Jack) of Ponce Inlet, Fl., Patricia Anne Jewell (Paul) of Northeast Md.; Margaret Susan Thompson of Port Republic, Md.; Harriet Kay Hardisky (Mike) of Timonium, Md.; Jeff Sturdevant (Lee) of Chesapeake Beach, Md.; one sister Mrs. Jeanne Rieck of Fort Pierce, Fl.; 12 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded by her 4 sisters, Mrs. Henrietta MacDonald, formerly of Wappinger Falls, NY., Mrs. Marjory Barrow, formerly of Bel Air, Md., Mrs. Dorothy Brand, formerly of Darlington, Md. and Mrs. Mary Virginia Williams, formerly of Aberdeen, Md.
Viewing is at Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, Md. 20676, Tuesday 2-4 and 6-8 and the funeral service will be held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Prince Frederick, Md., Wednesday 11:00 AM, followed by a reception at the Parish Hall. Donations to St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Calvert Hospice and Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research in lieu of flowers. Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.