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Straka, Loretta Kay


Residence: Port Republic, Maryland
Death: Sunday, January 30, 2011
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Click to see full size photoLoretta Kay Straka (nee' Wilkins) 62, a longtime resident of Manassas, VA died in her Port Republic, MD home on January 30, 2011 after a two year battle with ovarian cancer.

Many will remember her as the owner of "The Ivy Door" a ladies specialty clothing store that was in business for over 30 years in Manassas. Loretta’s love of retail sales continued in the late 90’s when she became a successful saleswoman of fine jewelry. Upon her semi-retirement from Bailey Banks & Biddle in 2003, she and her husband Stephen moved to the Chesapeake Bay community, Scientists Cliffs in Port Republic, MD. They transformed her parents' summer cottage into the home of their dreams. Loretta enjoyed traveling, making new friends and was a very talented needle pointer.

Most important to her was spending time with family. She adored her five grandchildren; Christoph (17), Hanna (15), Rowan (8), Carter (6) and Noah (6).
Left to mourn her are her devoted husband Stephen, her children Eric Echols (Catherine) and Erin Stickler (Bill), five grand-children as well as a brother Paul Wilkins Jr. Survivors also include a niece, nephew, several cousins an aunt and many close friends.

Loretta's parents Paul and June Wilkins predeceased her in 1988 and 2007 respectively.

In lieu of flowers Loretta requested donations be made to Calvert Hospice PO Box 838 Prince Frederick, MD 20678 or www.calverthospice.org

A celebration of her life will be held at 1PM on Saturday February 5, 2011 at Stoney's Kingfisher's 1442 Solomon's Island Road, Solomon's Island, MD 20688.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

May, Joseph Calvin, Sr.

Birth: 1935-11-11 in Bedford, Virginia
Residence: Mechanicsville, Maryland
Death: Sunday, January 30, 2011
Laid to Rest: Saturday, February 05, 2011 in the Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoJoseph Calvin May, Sr., 75, of Mechanicsville, MD, died on January 30, 2011 at Washington Hospital Center. Born on November 11, 1935 in Bedford, VA, he was the son of the late James Holcomb and Gladys Clairborn Padgett May.

Joseph retired as a Salesman for Mattingly Distributors. Prior, he worked for Burch & Wise Company, Southern MD Oil, and was Captain of the Security Force at Charlotte Hall Veterans Home when it was 1st established. He graduated in 1955 from La Plata High School. From 1958 until 1960, he served in the U.S. Army. He was also a member of the American Legion in Hughesville, Moose Lodge and Lion's Club in Mechanicsville which he received the Melvin Jones Award. He attended the Menden Hall of Auctioneering and had developed his own business, M&M Auctions. Mr. May did benefits auctions for Mt. Zion United Methodist church and St. Mary's County Christmas of April. Also a member of Tuesday's Men's Card club, and St. Mary's County Softball League which he was elected into the Hall of Fame. Mr. May also participated on the Maryland License Beverage Association. His enjoyments were farming, loved to play golf, and his grandchildren.

Survived by his loving wife, Ann Davis Collins May, children, Joseph C. "JC" May, of Hughesville, MD, Bill and wife, Mila Collins, of Seattle, WA, Louis and wife, Kim Collins, of Charlotte Hall, MD, brothers, Roger May of, Goldsboro, NC, and Bill May of Fredericksburg, VA, grandchildren, Robb, Mark, Joey, and Maria Collins.

Predeceased by a brother, James H. May, Jr.

A Life Celebration will be held on Friday, February 4, 2011 from 5-8 p.m. at Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD where Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, February 5, 2011 with Rev. Thomas Campbell officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Gardens.

Serving as pallbearers will be: JC and Tim May, Louis and Joey Collins, Sean O'Grady, and Oscar Padgett. Honorary pallbearers will be: Richard Lacey, William R. Mattingly, William Brown, Sam Landman, George Caywood, and Jimmy Hayden.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Mechanicsville Rescue Squad, PO Box 15, Mechanicsville, MD 20659 and/or Hughesville Rescue Squad, 15245 Prince Frederick Rd., Hughesville, MD 20637.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.

Bean, George Lee

Birth: 1925-04-22 in Washington, DC
Residence: Owings, Maryland
Death: Sunday, January 30, 2011
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Click to see full size photoGeorge Lee Bean, age 85, of Owings, MD died January 30, 2011. He was born April 22, 1925 in Washington, DC to George Lee and Rosa Mae (Higgs) Bean.

He attended St. Peters Catholic school and Eastern High School George enlisted in the United States Navy on June 17, 1942 and was discharged as an Apprentice Seaman on June 30, 1945. After service he returned to Washington and became a police officer obtaining the rank of Sergeant in the 4th Precinct before retiring in 1967 due to a disability.

He and his wife retired to Venice FL in 1969. While in Florida George was a member of the Elks Lodge and was an avid golfer. He had an unprecedented 13 holes in one and had two in one round of golf.

He was preceded in death by his parents and six sisters.

Surviving are his wife Elizabeth A. Bean a daughter Susan Lee Eells and her husband Richard of Owings, MD a son George L. Bean of Hendersonville, NC; four grandchildren Rick Eells of St. Leonard, Caroline Scanlon and her husband David of Spotsylvania, VA, Christina Schneider and her husband Andy of Huntingtown, MD and Loranne Bean of Brebard, NC and five great grandchildren.

Services and interment will be private at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.

Lee, Bok Keum

Birth: 1930-11-23 in Jinhae, Korea
Residence: Waldorf, Maryland
Death: Saturday, January 29, 2011
Laid to Rest: Thursday, February 03, 2011 in the Heritage Memorial Cemetery, Waldorf, Maryland
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Bok Keum Lee of Waldorf, Maryland, died on Saturday, January 29, 2011 at Civista Medical Center in La Plata, MD. She was 81 years old.

Born on November 23, 1930 in Jinhae, Korea, she was the daughter of the late Suk Jun Lee and the late Myung Soon Jung.

Mrs. Lee was a homemaker who loved flowers, working in the garden and writing in Chinese letters. She was a member of the Waldorf Calvary Korean Presbyterian Church.

Predeceased by her parents and her husband, Il Kwang Back.

She is survived by her daughters Young Soon (Duk Kyo Jung) Back of Fairfax, VA, Kwang Soon (Won Rae Pank) Back of Fairfax, VA; Hyun Soo (Chang Soon) Back of Seattle, WA, Hyun Gu (Mi Young) Back of Seoul, Korea, Hyun Do (Kyung Sook) Back of Fairfax, VA, Hyun Sang (Hee Youn) Back of Waldorf, MD; Sister Cho Keum (Sung Soo, Shon) Lee of Seoul, Korea; brothers Jung Chul (Sook Lee, Paek) Lee of Seoul, Korea and Jung Gil Z( So Ja, Kim) Lee of Jinhae, Korea; eight grandchildren.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, February 2, 2011 from 6:30PM to 9PM at Raymond Funeral Chapel 5635 Washington Avenue La Plata, MD.

Funeral Service will be on Thursday, February 3, 2011 beginning at 10AM at Raymond Funeral Chapel La Plata, MD. with Pastor Jong Lee to officiate.

Interment will take place at Heritage Memorial Cemetery, Waldorf, Maryland.

Arrangements by Raymond Funeral Service, P.A., La Plata, MD.

Moore, Peter Wayne

Birth: 1950-09-20 in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Residence: Lexington Park, Maryland
Death: Saturday, January 29, 2011
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Click to see full size photoPeter Wayne Moore, 60, of Lexington Park, MD died January 29, 2011 in Leonardtown, MD. Born September 20, 1950 in Albuquerque, NM, he was the son of the late Frank Edward Moore and Helen Jane Humber Moore.

He worked as a contract specialist for the Federal government at Patuxent River.

Peter loved photography, animals, cycling, baseball, and the University of Texas
Longhorns, his alma mater.

He is survived by his mother, son, Nicholas Moore, sister, Pamela Faunce (James), nephews Christopher, Jeffrey, and Scott Faunce, and many other friends and relatives.

Family will receive friends for Peter's Life Celebration on Saturday, February 5, 2011 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. in the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD where a Memorial Service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Tri-County Animal Shelter, 6707 Animal Shelter Rd., Hughesville, MD.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield Funeral Home.


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