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|Harding, Raymond Aloysius, Sr.
Birth: 1927-12-14 in Helen, Maryland
|Raymond “Ray” Aloysius Harding, Sr., 86, of Leonardtown, MD formerly from Mechanicsville, MD passed away on July 11, 2014 in Hospice House Callaway, MD. Born on December 14, 1927, in Helen, MD he was the loving son of the late Samuel William Harding and Sarah Jane (Tippett) Harding. He was a lifelong resident of St. Mary’s County, MD.|
Ray was the loving husband of the late Agnes Teresa Wathen Harding whom he married in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Morganza, MD on December 26, 1951.
Ray is survived by his children: Agnes Patricia Van Ryswick (Peter) of Leonardtown, MD, Raymond Aloysius Harding, Jr. (Diane) of California, MD, Linda Ann Knott (Bruce) of Clements, MD, William Samuel Harding (Debbie) of Mechanicsville, MD, 18 grandchildren and 27 great grandchildren.
Ray is preceded in death by his children: Mary Ellen Knott, Thomas Edward Harding, and Richard Allen Harding, siblings: Mary Delia Tayman, John Edward Harding, Thomas Leo Harding, Joseph Samuel Harding, and Mary Elizabeth Harding.
Ray was a lifelong farmer and he worked as a foreman of a power line tree trimming crew for Penn Line Company which contracted with SMECO in Southern MD for over 30 years, retiring from Penn Line in November 1990. Ray enjoyed: hunting, fishing, crabbing, gardening, bird watching, reading book, taking vacations and trips after his retirement with family. He loved visits and trips to see his grandchildren and great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM with prayers recited at 7:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home Leonardtown, MD. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at 10:00 AM Our Lady’s Catholic Church Leonardtown, MD with Father John Nguyen officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens Leonardtown, MD. Pallbearers will be: Michael Peter Van Ryswick, Stephen Matthew Van Ryswick, John Joseph Pirchio, Jr., David Allen Harding, Benjamin Tyler Harding, and William Samuel Harding, Jr. Honorary Pallbearers will be: Richard Allen Harding, Jr., Daniel Edward Harding, Bruce Edward Knott, Jr., Larry Copsey, and Stephin Brian Cross.
Contributions may be made to the Leonardtown Vol. Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 299, Leonardtown, MD, and or Hospice of St. Mary’s, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD.
|Martin, Cordelia Marie
Birth: 1961-06-11 in Saint Inigoes, Maryland
|Cordelia Marie (Fenwick) Martin was born on June 11, 1961 and departed this earthly life on Friday, July 11, 2014. Cordelia was born in Saint Inigoes, Maryland to the late Charles and Anna Fenwick. During her youth, she attended Saint Mary’s County Public Schools and graduated from Great Mills High School in May 1979.|
After graduating high school, Cordelia pursued her passion and attended art school. Over the years, Cordelia held many positions such as at the Housing Department at Patuxent River Naval Air Test Center and the Housing Unit at Solomon’s Recreation Center. A car accident left Cordelia permanently disabled but she enjoyed crocheting for family and friends, watching the soap operas, dancing, and attending family functions.
In addition to her parents, Cordelia is predeceased in death by her brother, Marvin Fenwick and her brother-in-law, James O. Dickens.
Cordelia leaves to cherish her memories two sons, Terrell (Dana) of Raleigh, North Carolina and Eric Jr. of Lexington Park, Maryland and daughter,r Shaneakqua of Lexington Park, Maryland. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Janice, Dyquarius, Kayana, and Christina; three sisters, Annette Dickens of Saint Inigoes, Maryland, Sylvia Martin (Arthur) of Virginia Beach, Virginia and Beverly Fenwick of Saint Inigoes, Maryland; three brothers, Melvin Fenwick (Patricia) of Saint Inigoes, Maryland, Morris Fenwick (Wanda) of Lexington Park, Maryland, and William Fenwick (Sherri) of Park Hall, Maryland; four aunts, Catherine Chisley, Idolia Shubrooks, Regina Slaughter and Daisy Fenwick; two uncles, Leonard Shubrooks and Jesse (Shelby) Fenwick. Cordelia also leaves behind a special friend, David A. Thompson, as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Family and friends will unite on Saturday, July 19, 2014 for visitation at 10 a.m. until Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at Saint Peter Claver Catholic Church, 16922 Saint Peter Claver Church Road, Saint Inigoes, Maryland with Reverend Scott Woods officiating. Interment immediately following at Saint Peter Claver Church Cemetery.
Donations to assist Cordelia’s children with funeral expenses may be made directly to Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home with credit card or cash.
Arrangements provided by Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home.
|Medrow, Richard Thomas
|Flagg-Dawson, Savannah Nicole
|Savannah Nicole Flagg-Dawson passed away on July 11, 2014 at Children's Hospital in Washington, D.C. Born on July 9, 2014, she is the infant daughter of Tiffany K. Flagg and Crosby Dawson of Leonardtown, MD.|
In addition to her parents, Savannah is survived by her brother, Jacob Dawson of Leonardtown, MD; her grandparents, Laurel and Michael Flagg of Lexington Park, MD, Neal Dawson of Nova, VA and Deborah Esterbrook of Memphis, TN; great grandparents, James and Kathleen Dawson of Clinton, MD and Richard Kaiser of Dyer, IN; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and extended family.
Family will receive friends on Monday, July 21, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., 22955 Hollywood Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650. A Graveside Service will follow at Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD.
Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Readmond, Robert Ignatius
Birth: 1934-09-21 in Hollywood, Maryland
|Robert Ignatius “Tootie” Readmond, 79 of Hollywood, MD passed away on July 10, 2014 at his residence surrounding by his loving family. Born September 21, 1934 in Hollywood, MD, he was the son of the late James Leonard and Emma Estelle Wallace Readmond.|
Mr. Readmond is survived by his loving wife Margaret Ann Readmond, whom he married on October 18, 1958 in Hollywood, MD, son, David Wayne Readmond of Hollywood, MD, grandsons, Justin Thomas Readmond of Colton’s Point, MD and Cory Michael Readmond of Chaptico, MD and great-grandson Shane Anthony Readmond, siblings, Catherine Leona Jones of Bryans Road, MD, Joseph Lee Readmond and William Clyde Readmond both of Hollywood, MD, and Jean Elizabeth Davis, Fort Worth, TX.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Agnes Gynette Ferguson and brothers, James Philip Readmond and John Franklin Readmond.
“Tootie” was a lifelong resident of St. Mary’s County, he served in the U.S. Air Force for 8 months before being medically discharged, he worked for SMECO as a Lineman for 36 years retiring in 1994. “Tootie” was a member of the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department; he enjoyed wood crafting, he was Mr. Fix It, if you needed a helping hand you just needed to call him.
The family will receive friends on Monday, July 14, 2014 from 5:00PM to 8:00PM with prayers at 7:00PM and Firemen prayers at 7:15PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 10:00AM in St. Johns Catholic Church with Father Raymond Schmidt officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be “Tooties” nephews, Michael Readmond, Timmy Readmond, Jason Readmond, Robert Tippett, Steve Tippett and Russell Greenwell. Honorary pallbearers will be, Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department Members.
Contributions may be made to Hospice of St. Mary’s, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650 and/or Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 7, Hollywood, MD 20636.
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.
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