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|Thrasher, Vincent Lee
Birth: 1923-01-27 in Lewis County, Missouri
|Vincent Lee Thrasher, 88 of St. Leonard, MD died the morning of January 19th at the Charlotte Hall Veterans’ home where he had lived for the past year. Vincent was born January 27, 1923 in rural Lewis County, MO to the late Anna Thrasher. |
Vincent was raised on a farm in Missouri where he became the head of the household at the age of fourteen. He was drafted into the US Army and served in Germany where he was captured on December 24, 1944 and held POW until April 4th of 1945. While stationed at Fort Meade, MD before shipping out to Germany, Vincent met Alice Elizabeth Parks of Broomes Island, MD and upon his return, married Alice and moved to Broomes Island. He later moved the family to St. Leonard in 1952 where he lived for the next fifty two years.
He secured employment with the US Navy at Solomon’s Island after the war and then worked for 35+ years at Patuxent River Naval Air Station as an aircraft lighting technician. Vincent almost single handedly rebuilt his St. Leonard home from the ground up, raised four sons and became the neighborhood repair shop always helping family and friends with automotive, lawnmower repair and other projects. Vincent was a loving son, spending his summer vacations providing much needed assistance to his mother in Missouri. Vincent was a charter member of the Calvert Amateur Radio Club, HAM radio operator, member of The Southern Maryland DAV, and of the Calvary Bible Church in Lusby, Maryland.
Vincent was predeceased in death by his loving wife Alice of 62 years, his mother Anna, sisters; Elsie Marie and Virginia.
Vincent is survived by two sisters, Erma Dee Jones of Lewistown, MO, Betty Barron of Hoopeston, IL, four sons, Orval and wife Sandy of North Beach, MD, Larry and wife Kaye of Annapolis, MD, Terry and wife Sara of Sinking Springs, PA and Lloyd and wife Cathy of St. Leonard, MD. Grandchildren, Todd, Brian, Quillan, Corbin, Michelle, Colin and Harrison, and three great grand children, Taylor, Connor and Trystan.
Friends are invited to the celebration of life for Vincent during visitations at the Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD on Thursday January 26th from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM. A funeral services will be held Friday January 27th, 10:30am at the Broomes Island Wesleyan Church on Church Road. The same church where Vincent and Alice were married. Interment will follow the service at Southern Memorial Gardens in Dunkirk, MD.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Green, Pinkie L.
|Pinkie L. Green, 94 of Prince Frederick, MD passed away at her home on January 19, 2012. |
Beloved wife of Oliver F. “Sonny” Green, of Prince Frederick, MD, mother of Edward J. Green (Tracy) of Conway, SC, and Bernard G. Green (Wendy) Prince Frederick, MD. She is also survived by grandchildren; Shannon Marie Smith, of College Park, MD, Lauren and Casey Green, of Conway, SC, and great grandchildren Deric and Samuel.
A family gathering will take place Sunday January 22, 2012 at the family home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Calvert Hospice, P.O. Box 838 Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
Arrangements by Rausch Funeral Home, P.A., Port Republic, MD.
|McGregor, Robina Bryden
Birth: 1922-02-11 in Wishau, Scotland
|Robina Bryden McGregor, 89, of Hollywood, MD, died January 19, 2012 at St. Mary's Nursing Center. Born February 11, 1922, in Wishau, Scotland, she was the daughter of the late Margaret and James Neilson.|
She moved to the United States with her husband and son in 1950, residing in Glendale, MD. For many years Robina was self employed as the owner of "Ina Marie Dress Stores" located in Glendale. In 1987, she, her husband, and son moved to Hollywood, MD. Robina became an avid bridge player. She also enjoyed playing Bingo and flower gardening. She had a great love for animals and never met a dog she didn't like. She is well known for her great cooking and preparation of family meals.
She is survived by her son, William McGregor (Susan) of Hollywood, MD. In addition to her son, she is also survived by four grandchildren, Georgina Marie Candelania of California, MD., William David McGregor of Minnesota, Michael Duncan McGregor of Baltimore, MD., and Wesley William McGregor of Hollywood, MD., as well as four great grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her siblings, which included four sisters and two brothers.
The family requests in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department, 24801 Three Notch Road, Hollywood, MD 20636 or the Hollywood Volunteer Rescue Squad, 43256 Rescue Lane, Hollywood, MD 20636.
All services will be private.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Funeral Home.
|Harwood, Beverly Ann
Birth: 1932-02-08 in Wofford, Kentucky
|Beverly Ann Harwood, 79, of Annandale, VA passed away on January 19, 2012 in Prince Frederick, MD surrounded by family. Beverly was born on February 8, 1932, in Wofford, KY to Mary Evelyn (West) Jones and Dale Jones. Her family moved to Washington, DC to support the war effort when she was 9. She attended Anacostia High School and George Washington University. |
It was at GWU that she met her future husband, William Robert Harwood, Jr. They were married for 52 years; he preceded her in death in 2005.
Beverly is survived by her daughter, Susan H. Kissell, son-in-law Paul Thurman and granddaughter Katrina Kissell, of Prince Frederick, MD. She is also survived by her son Robert Dale Harwood of Falls Church, VA.
The family would like to thank Dr. Paul Jani and the Hospice of Calvert County.
Interment will be private in Kentucky.
Arrangements provided by the Rausch Funeral Home, Port Republic, MD.
|Thompson, Charles Randolph
Birth: 1948-08-11 in La Plata, Maryland
|Charles Randolph Thompson, 63, of Lexington Park died January 19, 2012 at his home. Born August 11, 1948 in La Plata, MD, he was the son of the late Randolph B. Thompson and the late Dorothy Lee Coleman Thompson.|
He was raised and educated in Lexington Park, Maryland and graduated from Great Mills High School. He worked as a stock clerk at McKay's, Food Lion and similar retail/grocery stores. He belonged to the Mechanicsville Moose Lodge #495 from 1983 to 2010 and enjoyed visiting with his family and friends, playing pool, collecting Coke and M&M memorabilia and taking care of Greta (his mother's dog).
Charles was preceded in death by his parents, a baby brother who died at birth, grandparents and other relatives.
He is survived by his aunts: Sarah Lorence, Letha Edwards, Margaret Hill and Jean Reese; uncles: Herbert Keyton and Paul Keyton, and many cousins.
A memorial service will be held on April 21, 2012 at 11:00a.m. at the Hughesville Baptist Church, Hughesville, MD with the Rev. Kevin Cullins officiating. Burial will be at Holy Ghost Cemetery, Issue, MD at a later date.
Arrangements were completed by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, Charlotte Hall, MD.
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