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Holloman, Shirley Darwin

Birth: 1922-05-16 in Harrelsville, North Carolina
Residence: Lexington Park, Maryland
Death: Thursday, February 24, 2011
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Click to see full size photoShirley Darwin "Holly" Holloman, 88 of Lexington Park, MD died February 24, 2011 at his residence.

Born May 16, 1922 in Harrelsville, NC, he was the son of the late William J. Holloman and Ethel L. (Coleson) Holloman.

At 17 he joined the Civilian Conservation Corps in Tampa, FL. He enlisted in the Navy at age 18 and served honorably for 29 years. Shirley was a WWII and Korean War veteran. In WWII he participated in the Pacific Theater where he earned the Presidential Unit Citation. In his time of early service, he participated in the liberation of the Philippine Islands and was part of the Asiatic Pacific Campaign in support of operations in China. In his later service years, he fished his way from various duty stations in Hawaii, California, Florida and finally in 1969 retiring from Patuxent River Naval Air Station.

After retiring from the Navy, he spent 25 happy years at the Tackle Box in Lexington Park, MD. As a child in Florida and through all his life, fishing with his friends and being with his family was his greatest joy.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

Bennett, Robert Edward, Jr.

Birth: 1948-07-10
Residence: St. Leonard, Maryland
Death: Thursday, February 24, 2011
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Click to see full size photoRobert Edward "Bob" Bennett, Jr., 62 of St. Leonard, MD, formerly of Mechanicsville, MD passed away on February 24, 2011 at his residence.

Born July 10, 1948, he was the son of the late Robert e. and Elizabeth M. Bennett.

Bob was a Plumber, most recently for Tyler Mechanical. He enjoyed spending time with his family and was a devoted husband, father and, grandfather. Bob was an avid sports fan and particularly enjoyed watching the Washington Redskins. He also enjoyed watching the Food Network, cooking breakfast, and grilling.

Robert is survived by his wife of 35 years Deborah Bennett of St. Leonard, MD, children: Robert Bennett, III, Sharon DiSandro, and Sabrina Zimmerman, siblings; Margie Perez, Anita Lavallee, Robin O'Neil, and Toni Bennett, and three grandchildren; Rebecca, Aidan, and Brayden. In addition to his parents Robert was preceded in death by his brother, David Bennett.

Family will receive friends for Bob's Life Celebration on Monday, February 28, 2011 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., Charlotte Hall, MD where a Memorial Service will be conducted at 7 p.m. with Reverend Keith Corrick officiating.

Interment will be private.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Calvert, Inc., P.O. Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678 and/or St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.

Galante, Pauline

Birth: 1916-10-29
Residence: Mechanicsville, Maryland
Death: Thursday, February 24, 2011
Laid to Rest: Friday, March 04, 2011 in the St. Patrick's Church Cemetery, East Norristown, Pennsylvania
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Click to see full size photoPauline "Polly" Galante, 94, of Mechanicsville, MD died February 24, 2011 at St. Mary's Hospital. Born October 29, 1916, she was the daughter of Vincenzo Genuardi and Antonia Venezia Genuardi.

She was a seamstress who worked for a bridal shop. Pauline enjoyed quilting, Bunco and going to the casinos. Her special love was being with her family. Pauline was a member of Immaculate Conception Church and belonged to the Tia Maria quilt group and the 5th District Homemakers.

Besides her parents, Pauline was predeceased by her husband, Ignatius V. Galante;; sisters, Mary Royer, Rose Fox and Lillian Bono.

She is survived by her daughter, Roseann Bricker of Mechanicsville, MD; brother, Vincent Genuardi; sister, Frances Schwenk; 3 grandsons, Ignatius (Susan), James P. (Shannan) and Steven (Holly) and 4 great grandchildren, Gabrielle, Jasmine, James W. and Dominic.

The family will receive friends for Polly's Life Celebration on Wednesday, March 2, 2011 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 p.m. at the Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD. where prayers will be said at 7:00p.m. with Father Thomas Gude officiating. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, March 4, 2011 at Holy Savior Catholic Church, Norristown, PA at 9:30a.m.. Interment will follow at St. Patrick's Church Cemetery, East Norristown, PA.

Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home.

Crawford, John Kelly

Birth: 1920-11-28 in McCormick, South Carolina
Residence: Indian Head, Maryland
Death: Thursday, February 24, 2011
Laid to Rest: Monday, February 28, 2011 in the Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoMr. Crawford was the Owner/Operator of Maryland Airport in Pomonkey, MD for 60 years and was a Veteran of the United States Navy, having served during World War II. He attended Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics, graduating in June 1941.

He was employed at the Glenn L. Martin Company in Baltimore, MD from 1941 to 1944 in the Quality Control Section and advanced to Inspection Supervisor of Fuselage Subassemblies of the Martin B-26. He enlisted in the United States Navy in 1944 with duties as Mechanic on the Martin B-26 and was released from active duty in 1946. He completed the CAA Test and obtained an A&E license in mid-1946.

He was employed by the Glenn L. Martin Company from 1946 to 1947 with duties of Inspector on conversion/overhaul of C-54's to DC-4's and Equipment and Specifications Inspector on AM-1's.

He was employed as an Aircraft Mechanic at the French School of Aviation in Harbor Field in Dundalk, MD from 1947 to 1949. He was on active duty with the United States Naval Reserve at Anacostia Naval Air Station in Washington, DC from 1949 to 1953 with duties of Aircraft Mechanic on patrol and transport aircraft.

In June 1951, he worked a a part-time Mechanic at Maryland Airport in Indian Head, MD and became a full-time employee and Corporation President from 1953 to the present time. In 1953, he became a Designated Aircraft Maintenance Inspector (DAMI) and at its termination was offered and accepted Aircraft Inspection Authorization, which has been held continuously to the present time. He was a member of Quiet Birdmen (QB) and Silver Wings.

He was Owner of the Charley Taylor Master Mechanic Award issued December 1994 with 50+ years as an Aircraft Mechanic with no violations and Owner of the FAA Wright Brothers Master Aviator Award issued June 1997 with 50+ years as a Pilot with no violations.

Son of the late James William Crawford and the late Mamie Frances White Crawford.

Predeceased by his parents; his wife of 47 years, Beulah Lee Crawford

Survived by one son, Gilbert L. (Marilyn) Bauserman of Indian Head, MD; one sister, Elizabeth Swank of Indian Head, MD; four grandchildren, David Bauserman, Shelly Hill, Tammy Potter, and Teresa Dollar; and five great-grandchildren, Jeremy Hill, Jennifer Hughes, Brittany, Breezy, and Cameron Potter. Also survived by seven great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation was Monday, February 28, 2011 from 11AM until Service time at 12:30 PM at Calvary United Methodist Church, 3235 Leonardtown Road, Waldorf, MD 20601.

Rev. Robert Carter and Rev. Kevin Holder will officiate.

Interment took place at Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, MD.

Honorary Pallbearers: United States Navy Honor Guard.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shiloh United Methodist Church, PO Box 182, Bryans Road, MD 20616.

Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.

Gutzler, Edward John

Birth: 1922-08-20 in Thorndale, Texas
Residence: Lexington Park, Maryland
Death: Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Laid to Rest: Saturday, February 26, 2011 in the Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, Maryland
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Click to see full size photoEdward John "Pop Pop" Gutzler, 88, of Lexington Park, MD died February 23, 2011 peacefully at home from kidney complications.

Edward was born August 20, 1922, the 9th of 16 children in Thorndale Texas. He was the son of the late Edward John Gutzler and Hattie (Placke) Gutzler. Edward joined the Civilian Conservation Corps in 1940 at the age of 18 and served until July 1942. He then joined the Navy in October 1942. He married the love of his life, Rosa Lee Smith on August 14, 1948 in Covington, KY. He served his country honorably for over 30 years with many duty stations from Rhode Island to Hawaii and back again, finally retiring at Patuxent River, MD as a Senior Chief in 1973. He started working a year later as a civil service employee in 1975 and retired from that career in 1987.

He enjoyed gardening, bowling, bird watching, watching baseball and football and was a lifelong fan of the Dallas Cowboys.

Edward is survived by his wife, Rosa Lee (Smith) Gutzler, his children; Donna Wheatley (Harry), Judy Owens (Bud), and Sarah Bolton (Willie) all of Lexington Park, MD, six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, sister; Barbara "Snookie" McCord of Kingman, AZ. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Nancy Fox as well as seven brothers and seven sisters.

Family will receive friends for Edward's Life Celebration on Friday, February 25, 2011 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in Trinity Lutheran Church, Lexington Park, MD. Prayers will be recited at 7:00 p.m. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in Charles Memorial Gardens, Leonardtown, MD.

Serving as pallbearers will be Harry Wheatley, Bud Owens, Willie Bolton, Andrew Owens, Ronnie Barnes, and Mark Simonelli.

Memorial contributions may be made to Bay District Volunteer Fire Department, P.O. Box 1440, California, MD 20619, Lexington Park Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 339, Lexington Park, MD 20653 or Hospice of St Mary's, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.

Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.


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