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Ward, Eleanor Gertrude

Birth: 1922-09-27 in Paris, Maryland
Residence: Owings, Maryland
Death: Friday, November 16, 2012
Laid to Rest: Wednesday, November 21, 2012 in the Friendship United Methodist Church Cemetery, Friendship, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoEleanor Gertrude Ward, age 90, of Owings, MD passed away November 16, 2012 at Calvert County Nursing Center after a long illness. She was born September 27, 1922 in Paris, Maryland to John C. and Annie (Trott) Ward.

Eleanor attended Calvert County Schools and graduated from Calvert High School. She was employed by the United State Postal Service and was Postmaster of the Owings Post Office for many years before retiring in the late 1980’s. She also raised chickens and sold eggs for many years.

Eleanor was a life long member of Friendship United Methodist Church and was very active in their functions. Eleanor hosted the NARFE lunches held at the church. She enjoyed cooking, needlepoint and spending time with her extended family.

She was preceded in death by her parents and four brothers Gordon Kennard, James Robert, John Willard and Calvin L. Ward.

Surviving are several nieces and nephews.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Fogarty, Eileen Theresa

Birth: 1936-04-14 in Queens, New York
Residence: White Plains, Maryland
Death: Friday, November 16, 2012
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Eileen Theresa Fogarty of White Plains, MD died on Friday, November 16, 2012 at Civista Medical Center in La Plata, MD. She was 76 years old.

At her side as the angels came were her loving husband of 50 years, Patrick F. Fogarty, and her only child, Cara Fogarty of La Plata, MD.

Eileen was born in Queens, NY on April 14, 1936. She graduated from St. John’s Hospital School of Nursing in Long Island City, NY. She had a 40+ year career as a registered nurse, primarily at Booth Memorial Hospital in Flushing, NY. She was a compassionate, caring dedicated nurse and enjoyed her life, her work, her family, and her Catholic faith.

Her grandchildren were the light of her life. Eileen fought a courageous 53 year battle with five cancers and other illnesses, but always helped others first. The world is a better place for her having been here. She will be missed. “Soldier rest, thy battle is over.”

Daughter of the late Patrick Murphy and the late Mary Gibbons Murphy.

Predeceased by her parents and one brother, Thomas Murphy.

Survived by her husband of 50 years, Patrick Francis Fogarty; one daughter, Cara (John) Stempin-Fogarty of La Plata, MD; one brother, James Murphy of Middlesex, NJ; two sisters, Mary Carey of Woodside, NY and Julene (Michael) Giordano of Lincroft, NJ; and two grandchildren, Magen Stempin of La Plata, MD and Hunter Stempin of La Plata, MD.

Visitation: Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 5-8PM with a Wake Service at 7PM at Raymond Funeral Chapel, 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646. Mass of Christian Burial: Friday, November 30, 2012 at 10:30AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in La Plata, MD 20646. Clergy: Fr. Robert Buchmeier. Interment: Private.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice House of Charles County (2505 Davis Road, Waldorf, MD 20603).

Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.

Bowling, John Parran

Birth: 1957-07-20 in La Plata, Maryland
Death: Friday, November 16, 2012
Laid to Rest: Monday, December 03, 2012 in the Dentsville United Methodist Church Cemetery, Dentsville, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoJohn “JP” Parran Bowling, 55, died November 16, 2012, peacefully in St. Augustine, Florida. Born on July 20, 1957 in La Plata, Maryland he was the son of the late Winifred Garner Bowling and the late Walter Wade Bowling, Jr.

JP enjoyed the outdoors and was an avid golfer, hunter, fisherman and collector of Native American artifacts. He loved good food, telling stories and working hard. He graduated from La Plata High School in 1975. He was an active member of the La Plata United Methodist Church and volunteered his time to various charities including the Charles County 4-H.

Mr. Bowling is survived by his children, step children and grandchildren; Katie, Kyle and Cooper Causey, Jesse, Michelle and Parker Bowling, John Bowling, Casey, Mike and Canon Gray, Conner and Madison Herndon, Jessie Colburn and Nate Paik. Siblings Billy (Bettie), Chuck (Kristy) and Woody Bowling.

A memorial service will be held on December 3rd at 10:00 a.m. La Plata United Methodist Church, 3 Port Tobacco Road, La Plata, Maryland 20646 with the Reverend Bruce Jones officiating. Interment to follow at Dentsville Cemetery.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Charles County 4H 9375 Chesapeake Street #119, La Plata, MD 20646.

Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.

Bowen, Eleanor Boyd

Birth: 1918-07-22 in Prince Frederick, Maryland
Residence: Prince Frederick, Maryland
Death: Thursday, November 15, 2012
Laid to Rest: Sunday, November 18, 2012 in the Miranda Cemetery, Huntingtown, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoEleanor Boyd Bowen, 94, of Prince Frederick, died November 15, 2012 at Calvert Memorial Hospital. She was born July 22, 1918 to J. Elmer and Mary Gibson Boyd at home in Prince Frederick.

She grew up in Prince Frederick and attended Cedar Hill School – walking approximately two miles to and from school each day. She lived her 94 years in three houses all of which were a stone’s throw of one another. Her entire life was spent on the farm, which she still operates today.

She worked for a time at Goldstein’s Department Store in Prince Frederick; did volunteer work for Red Cross, Polio and the hospital gift shop; made many afghans for family and friends; loved to paint pictures of Trinity Church to give as gifts; and loved growing flowers and making arrangements.

She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, was the treasurer of the Angelus Sunday School Class, and a member of the JOY Circle. She enjoyed working with the Methodist Women at all of the Bazaars and Dinners.

She married Kenneth D. Bowen in 1938 and had sixty happy years together before his death in 1998. They had one son, the light of her life, K. David Bowen, who passed away in 1973.

She had a wonderful sense of humor and wit which all enjoyed while visiting with her.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and her son.

She is survived by loving cousins and many friends.

Her Viewing will be held on Saturday, November 17 from 4pm to 8pm at Rausch Funeral Home in Port Republic. The Funeral Service will be held at Trinity U.M. Church on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 2pm. Active Pallbearers will be Mark Scrivener, Warren Rice, Terry Cox, Bob Scrivener, Billy O’Neill and John Godfrey. Honorary Pallbearers will be Tim Hutchins, Kenneth Wells, Kenneth Hutchins, Richard Scrivener, Carl Sutton and Don Rawlings.

Memorial contributions can be made in her memory to Trinity U.M. Church, in Prince Frederick.

Arrangements provided y Rausch Funeral Home.

Douglass, Daniel Regis, Sr.

Birth: 1959-04-01 in Cheverly, Maryland
Residence: Hughesville, Maryland
Death: Thursday, November 15, 2012
Laid to Rest: Tuesday, November 20, 2012 in the Old Fields Episcopal Church Cemetery, Hughesville, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoDaniel Regis "Bear" Douglass, Sr. of Hughesville, MD died on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. He was 53 years old.

Mr. Douglas was a self-employed master carpenter for 40 plus years and a member of the Carpenters’ Union.

He was a member of the APA Pool League and the Billiards Congress of America. He played pool in many local taverns. He was an avid Redskins fan, enjoyed bowling, and Texan holdem poker. He enjoyed his pet dog Yukie. He was known as a great husband, father, brother, and friend.

Son of the late John Joseph Douglass and the late Shirley Ann Testdorff Douglass.

Predeceased by his parents.

Survived by his wife of 35 years, Agnes M. Douglass; two sons, Daniel R. (Elizabeth) Douglass, Jr. of Waldorf, MD and John C.D. Douglass of Hughesville, MD; two daughters, Shirley M. Douglass of Hughesville, MD and Kristina L. Douglass and her fiancé David Bates of Hughesville, MD; three brothers, Robert E. Douglass of Mechanicsville, MD, Thomas E. (Kathy) Douglass of Mechanicsville, MD, and John J. (Linda) Douglass of Charleston, WV; one sister, Patricia A. (Jerry) Downs of Mechanicsville, MD; and two grandchildren, Anthony and Lindsey Windsor.

Funeral Service: Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 11AM at Old Fields Episcopal Church (Hughesville, MD). Clergy: Rev. Nancy James. Interment: Church Cemetery. Pallbearers: Jerry W. Downs Jr., David G. Bates, Anthony R. Windsor, Mathew L. Howe Jr., Thomas E. Douglass, Robert E. Douglass, and John J. Douglass. Honorary Pallbearers: Robert Cassell, Daniel Douglass Jr., and Christopher Howe.

Memorial contributions may be made to Daniell Douglass Memorial Fund, PO Box 365, Hughesville, MD 20637.

Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.


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