|| Write Us | Help | Sponsors | Classifieds | Employment | Forums | MarketPlace | Calendar | Headlines | Announcements | Weather | More... ||
Return to the Obituary Announcements Main Page
|O'Dell, Donald Eugene, Sr.
Birth: 1943-07-15 in Calvert County, Maryland
|Donald E. O’Dell, Sr., “Boots”, 68, of Prince Frederick, MD passed away on October 9, 2011 at his home. He was born on July 15, 1943 in Calvert County, MD to the late Anna Mae Chaney O’Dell and Carl Emmett O’Dell, Sr. |
Besides his parents, Boots is predeceased by his wife, Dianne B. O’Dell, son Robert “Bobby” O’Dell, sister Deborah Kent and brother Carl E. O’Dell, Jr.
Boots attended Calvert High School where he played soccer. He loved to watch drag racing, NASCAR, and the Red Skins and he loved to crab. He was a member of Steamfitters Union Local #602.
Boots is survived by his son Donald E. O’Dell, Jr. and his wife Gayle, grandchildren Jaime, Jesse, Michael, Keith, Robbie, and Krystle O’Dell. Great grandfather of Teaira, Alana, Kaleb and Ava O’Dell, he is also survived by his siblings, Paul E. O’Dell, “Buddy”, Linda Dillon, “Susie”, Wayne O’Dell, “Snookie”, Kathy Jones, Randy Kent and Donna Kent, and many nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends on Thursday October 13, 2011 from 10-11 AM at the Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD where services will be held at 11 AM. Interment will follow in Asbury Cemetery, Barstow, MD. Pallbearers will be Jesse, Michael, Keith, Carl, and George O’Dell and Matt Spring.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.
|Lathroum, Christopher Allen
Birth: 1988-08-08 in Clinton, Maryland
|Christopher Allen "Chris" Lathroum 23 of Hollywood, MD died October 9, 2011 at his residence. Born August 8, 1988 in Clinton, MD he was the son of Robert Allen Lathroum and Donna (Bramell) Lathroum.|
Chris enjoyed hunting and fishing, listening to music, and playing X-Box and Playstation 3. He also enjoyed playing with his cat Bojangles.
Chris is survived by his parents and his sister, Jessica Lathroum of Leonardtown, MD.
Family will receive friends for Chris' Life Celebration on Friday, October 14, 2011 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Brinsfield Funeral Home, 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Prayers will be recited at 7:00 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. in the Brinsfield Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, MD.
Serving as pallbearers will be Daniel P. O'Leary, Brandon L. Heaney, Ricky Lathroum, Ralph Heard, David Bramell and Darryl Bramell. Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Michael Fleet, Jacob Sparks, Shannon O'Leary, Cassie Howsare, Krystle Lathroum, James Sparks, Mike Sparks, Tammy Sparks and Carol J. Lundregan.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Dyson, Mildred Louise
Birth: 1937-01-30 in Ironsides, Maryland
|Mildred Louise Dyson "Punkie" age 74 of Ironsides, died October 9, 2011 at St. Thomas More Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center, Hyattsville. Born January 30, 1937 in Ironsides, Md. she was the daughter of the late George Conrad Dyson, Sr. and the late Elizabeth Bowie Dyson. Ms. Dyson was born and resided on the family farm her entire life. She attended Nanjemoy School and graduated from LaPlata High School in 1956.|
Ms. Dyson worked as a secretary in the Charles County Public Schools at Nanjemoy and Milton Somers Schools for twenty years.
She was baptized and confirmed at Old Durham Church and attended Sunday School and participated in the choir.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Thomas Bernard, Louis Calvert, and Charles Reginald Dyson, and sisters, Agnes Christine Hacker and Ruth Elizabeth Eason, two nephews and one niece.
She is survived by one brother, George Conrad Dyson of Ironsides, Md. and sisters, Mary Rosalie Louie of Oxon Hill, Md., Anna Belle Gardiner of Fort Washington, Md., 22 nieces and nephews, and numerous great and great-great nephews and nieces.
Mildred enjoyed doing word puzzles and spending time with her numerous cats and dogs.
Visitation will be held from 10 to 11am Thursday October 13, 2011 at the Christ Church Durham Parish Ironsides, Md. with a service at 11am. Interment to follow in the church cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Charles County Humane Society P.O. Box 1015 Waldorf, Md. 20604 or Old Durham Church P.O. Box 217 Ironsides, Md. 20643.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Funeral Home.
|King, Karen Lynn
Birth: 1967-06-05 in Cheverly, Maryland
|Karen was a Day Care Provider for 20 years with Childtime Daycare in Waldorf, MD. |
She enjoyed her family and friends, she loved playing Bingo and going to play slots!! She also loved going to the pool during the summer with her grandchildren and her niece Sarha.
Karen will be greatly missed by all that knew her and loved being around her. She always would make you laugh, even if you were down. We love you very much.
Daughter of the living George E. King, Sr., and the late Diane Marie Southard King.
Predeceased by her mother.
Survived by her father, George E. King, Sr.; ex-husband Robert Wayne King of Waldorf, MD; one son, Steven King of Waldorf, MD; one brother, George E. King. Jr., of Odenton, MD; three sisters, Georgette Elaine Beavers of Golden Beach, MD, Sherry marie Lane of Golden Beach, MD, and Kimberly L. Mendoza of Waldorf, MD; two brothers-in-law, Pablo Mendoza and John Lane; and one sister- in-law, Jean King. Also survived by two grandchildren, Rebecca Lynn King and Brittney Ann Gordon.
Visitation: Friday, October 14, 2011 from 10AM until time of service at 12:00 Noon at Raymond Funeral Chapel, 5635 Washington Avenue, La Plata, MD 20646 Clergy: Rev. Mark Roberson Interment: Resurrection Cemetery, 8000 Woodyard Road, Clinton, MD 20735 Pallbearers: Robert King, Steven King, Raymond King, Kenneth King, Jr., Dale Simpson, and Ralph Price, Jr. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Fund, PO Box 1837, Merrifield, VA 22116-8037
|Blair, Dorothy Louise
Birth: 1939-01-31 in Washington, DC
|Dorothy L. Blair born January 31, 1939 in Washington, DC to James and Mary Young, departed this life on Sunday, October 9, 2011 in Civista Hospital, LaPlata, Maryland.|
Dorothy (affectionately known to many as Dot or Dottie Boo) attended Prince George’s County Public Schools. She worked for many years at the Indian Head Naval Ordnance Station.
Dorothy was united in Holy Matrimony to Marshall Gene Blair. Their union was blessed with four children, Marshall (Gene), Diane, Gregory and Alan.
Some of her favorite hobbies were going to bingo, playing LCR, but the slots had become her best friend. She enjoyed cooking dinner on Sundays and making her famous iced tea; just being in the presence of her family, especially the grandchildren. Family and friends often called on her to bring her famous “potato salad” to reunions and parties. Some of her most enjoyable moments were spending time with her great grandchildren. She also enjoyed jumping in the car and riding to the malls to shop and stopping to eat some good ‘ole Popeye’s.
Dorothy was loved dearly as a wife, mother, daughter, grandmother, sister, aunt, nana and friend. She will be missed but never forgotten by her loved ones.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, Mary (Holly) Young and James Young, Sr. and a long-time companion, George Proctor.
She leaves to cherish her many memories, four devoted children, Marshall (Gene), Gregory, Alan and Diane; ten grandchildren, Tamika, Timothy, Jokisha, Eric, Kaya, Terrika, Gregory II, Donte, Davon and Travis; 15 great-grandchildren, two brothers, James Young, Jr. and Phillip (Andrew) Young, and two sisters-in-law, Doris and Edith (Tootie), three daughters-in-law, Brenda, Jennifer and Sherrie, and one son-in-law, Joseph (Joe); one adopted (play-daughter), Fannie Young. She also leaves behind a devoted friend Fern (Wood) Brown and a long- time special friend Eleanor Johnson.
Viewing, 9:30am until Mass of Christian Burial, 11:00am Friday, October 14, 2011 at St. John’s Catholic Church, 8910 Old Branch Avenue, Clinton, Maryland. Interment, Resurrection Cemetery, Clinton, Maryland.
Arrangements provided by Thornton Funeral Home.
Return to the Obituary Announcements Main Page