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|Orosz, Agnes Marie
Birth: 1927-11-02 in Washington, DC
|Agnes Marie Orosz, 82, of Fredericksburg, VA died July 29, 2010 in Stafford, VA. Born November 2, 1927 in Washington, DC she was the daughter of the late William Ford McKay and Hilda Rea Walter. |
She is preceded in death by her husband Julius Steve Orosz whom she married on July 16,1949 at St. Teresas Church in Washington, DC. Marie was also preceded in death by her son David Orosz, her daughter Mary Cooper and her brother William F. McKay.
She is survived by her children Roni Clary of LaPlata, MD, Julia Lindsay of Supply, VA, Kathy Talbott of Georgetown, DE and Michael Orosz of PA, three grandchildren Ryan Gallen, Gloria Clary and Jessica Ramos.
Marie worked at Bowling AFB for a year, raised her family and then worked as a bus aide for the disabled in the PG County School System. She liked gardening and bird watching, her favorite bird was the Robin and her favorite flowers were tulips and iris. Marie sang beautifully while in college; and later in life she sang with a chorus group of the Heartfields Assisted Living, Ferdericksburg, VA.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, August 3, 2010 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM in Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD, where prayers will be said at 7:00 P.M. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on August 4, 2010, in St. George’s Catholic Church, Valley Lee, MD at 9:30 AM with Msgr. Carl Chimiak officiating. Interment will follow in Church Cemetery, Valley Lee, MD.
Arrangements provided by the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A.
|Abell, Frances Indiana
Birth: 1914-01-19 in Leonardtown, Maryland
|Frances Indiana “Polly” Abell, 96, of Hollywood, MD, died July 29, 2010 at her home in Sandy Bottom, MD surrounded by her family and friends. Born January 19, 1914 in Redgate (Leonardtown), MD, she was the daughter of the late John P. Wilkinson and Frances Indiana Yates. |
She is preceded in death by her husband Francis Karl Abell, Sr. whom she married on April 2, 1934 in St. John’s Catholic Church in Hollywood, MD.
Frances is preceded in death by sisters Mary Julia Nelson, Mary Francis Owens, Mary Linda Downs, Mary Ellen Downs, Louise Loretta Leib, Myrtle Anne Borgman, Estille P. Greenwell and Agnes Cecelia Insley, and one brother John Francis Wilkinson ans also her son-in-law Harry C. Jones, Sr.
Frances was a lifelong resident of St. Mary’s County. She was a housewife and enjoyed family gathering, soap operas, flowers, cooking, trips to Dover, and annual trips to Ocean City with family.
Frances is survived by her children John V. Abell (Edna) of Leesburg, FL, Francis K. Abell, Jr. (Eleanor), Ramona Thomas (Jimmy), Marjorie Jones "Susie" all of Leonardtown, and J. Alfred Abell (Janice) of California, MD as well as 19 grandchildren, 52 great-grandchildren, and 16 great-great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends on Monday, August 2, 2010 from 5:00-8:00 P.M. in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD, where prayers will be said at 7:00P.M. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, August 3, 2010, in St. John’s Catholic Church, Hollywood, MD at 10:00 A.M. with Fr. Raymond Schmidt officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Leonardtown, MD. Pallbearers will be her grandsons Timothy W. Abell, Harry C. Jones, Jr., Mark Jones, Bryan Abell, David Abell, and Jeff Thomas. Honorary Pallbearer will be all of her grand- daughters.
Contributions in memory of Frances Indiana “Polly” Abell can be made to Hospice of St Mary’s County, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650, and St. John’s School building fund, 43950 St. John’s Road, Hollywood, MD 20650 and Hollywood Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 7, Hollywood, MD 20636.
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home.
Birth: 1921-10-21 in Carter County, Tennessee
|Florence Townsend 88, of Morganza, MD, died July 29, 2010 at her home. Born October 21, 1921 in Carter County, TN, she was the daughter of the late Daniel Ingram and Kate Cornett. |
She was the loving wife of the late Jake Townsend whom preceded her in death on September 20, 1977.
Florence is survived by her children Brenda Wathen of Chaptico, MD, Eddie Ingram, of Hampton, TN, Tamsey Herbert (Albert) of Morganza, MD, Shirley Herbert (Louis) of Mechanicsville. She is also survived by her siblings Maryann Whitehead of Roan Mtn., TN, Nannie Stevens of Elizabethon, TN, Judy Lunchford of Hampton, TN, Lena Hill, Charlie Inrgam and Roby Ingram all of Roan Mtn., TN as well as several nieces and nephews, 3 half sisters, 2 half brothers, 16 grandchildren, 35 great grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
Florence has lived in St. Mary’s County for 47 years. She was a homemaker she loved cleaning, spending time with her grandchildren and reading the bible.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 4, 2010 from 5:00 – 8:00 PM in the Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD where prayers will be said at 7:00 PM. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 5, 2010 at 10:00 AM in Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, Leonardtown, MD with Pastor Daniel Moore officiating. Interment will follow in Charles Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Leonardtown, MD. Pallbearers will be Albert Herbert, Jr., Tommy Herbert, Louis Herbert, Jr., Bobby Herbert, Wilmer Wathen, Jr., and Danny Wathen. Honorary pallbearers are Jay Smith, Brian Mattingly, Philip Oliver, Paul Herbert and all of her great grandsons.
Memorial contributions in memory of Florence may be made to Hospice of St. Mary’s, P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650.
Arrangements provided by Mattingley-Gardiner Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.
|Garrison, Thomas Edward
|Thomas Edward Garrison, 65, of Mechanicsville, MD, died July 28, 2010 at St. Mary's Hospital, Leonardtown. Born December 2, 1944 in Cheverly, MD, he was the son of Richard Francis Garrison and Margaret Anderson Garrison. Mr. Garrison was a glazier and worked in the glass field. He loved the outdoors and especially liked to fish and hunt.|
Besides his parents, Mr. Garrison was predeceased by siblings, Margaret Scarano and Richard Garrison. He is survived by his devoted wife, Gail Garrison, whom he married in 1964; sons, Thomas Garrison, Jr., Harold Garrison and Paul Garrison; sisters, Carrie McLane and Barbara Garrison; brothers, William Garrison, Sr. and Paul Garrison and 7 grandchildren.
The family will receive friends for Thomas' Life Celebration on Saturday, July 31, 2010 from 1:00 - 3:00p.m. at the Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A., 30195 Three Notch Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD. A service will be held at 3:00p.m. conducted by Bishop William McClean. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 415 N. Charles St., Baltimore, 21201 or the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312.
Arrangements provided by Brinsfield-Echols Funeral Home, P.A.
|Wells, Debbie Lou
Birth: 1961-06-03 in Cheverly, Maryland
|Ms Wells was a long time supported of the Muscle Dystrophy Campaign and a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Waldorf.|
She was daughter of Loula Phoebus and the late Jerry R. Phoebus
She was predeceased by her father; her brother, the late Fred L. Phoebus; and her sister, the late Bonnie Sue Thacker.
She is survived by her mother, her son Matthew Schachte, and her sister-in-law Wilma Phoebus.
A Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 31, 2010 from 1PM to 4PM at the Trinity Baptist Church 2671 Mattawoman-Beantown Road Waldorf, MD 20601.
A Funeral Service will follow on Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 4PM at the Trinity Baptist Church, Waldorf, MD.
Clergy will be Pastor John Farris
Interment will be private.
Arrangements provided by Raymond Funeral Service.
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