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Obituaries

Loraine Theresa Cole

June 11, 1930 — August 8, 2012
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Loraine Theresa Cole, age 82, of Elkton, MD, passed away on Wednesday, August 8, 2012 at Union Hospital. She was born on June 11, 1930 in Hamtramck, MI to the late Joseph and Mariam (Zydleski) Zaborski. Loraine worked for Chrysler where she retired after 32 years. She loved playing bingo and going to Delaware Park to play the slot machines. She enjoyed travelling through Australia, South America and Mexico and taking cruises to the...

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Richard Thomas Hutton

April 16, 1962 — August 7, 2012
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Richard Thomas Hutton, 50, a lifelong resident of Elkton, passed away suddenly at his home on August 7, 2012. Born in Elkton on April 16, 1962, Richard was the son of the late Frank V.G. and Deloise Broyles Hutton. His entire career was with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene where he worked at Upper Shore Mental Health Center and most recently as a nurse manager at Eastern Shore Hospital Center in Cambridge. He was a fan of...

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Elma Ann Brooks

Elma Ann Brooks

July 16, 1924 — August 6, 2012
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Elma Ann Sheppard Brooks, age 88, of Elkton, MD, passed away on Monday, August 6, 2012 at her home. She was born on July 16, 1924 in Philadelphia, PA to the late Ludwig Sheppard and Edna D. (Flanegan) Plank. Elma had an ardent love for all animals and her beautiful home. She is survived by her sisters, Joan P. McKeown of Elkton, MD and Eugenia P. Emerson of Turlock, CA; companion and friend, John Henderson of Elkton, MD; nephews, Robert...

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David T. Wright, Sr.

December 21, 1955 — August 6, 2012
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David 'T' Wright, Sr., age 56, of Aberdeen, MD, passed away on Monday, August 6, 2012 at the VA Medical Center in West Palm Beach, FL, with his children by his side. He was born on December 21, 1955 in Frostburg, MD to the late Arthur and Patricia (Giordano) Wright. T was an over the road truck driver by trade and also served his country in the U.S Army from 1971-1975. He was an amazing guitar player, loved playing music and going camping. ...

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James Martin Glacken

April 12, 1952 — August 5, 2012
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James Martin Glacken, age 60, of Elkton, MD, passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2012 at his home. He was born on April 12, 1952 in Baltimore, MD to the late John Frances and Theresa Lorraine (Wilson) Glacken. James enjoyed fishing, crabbing and gardening. He also enjoyed watching the Orioles and the Ravens. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Donna Rae of Elkton, MD; daughter, Cassie Taylor; brothers, Dennis Glacken of Baltimore, MD and...

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Ruth Hilda Gravely

October 8, 1924 — August 4, 2012
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Ruth Hilda Gravely, 87, a long time resident of Elkton, MD, passed away peacefully at Broad Meadow Healthcare Center in Middletown, MD. Born in Elkton on October 8, 1924, Ruth was the daughter of the late Herbert M. and Stella Scott Andrew. She was a talented seamstress and after working at Triumph Explosives and Nanette's Sewing Factory, she started her own sewing business. Ruth enjoyed gardening and feeding her birds, was devoted to her...

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Kenneth R. Miller

Kenneth R. Miller

March 29, 1940 — August 4, 2012
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Kenneth Ray Miller, 72, of Rising Sun, MD passed away suddenly on Saturday, August 4, 2012 at his home, after performing in "The Musical Journey of Ola Belle Reed" at the Elkton Library. He was the husband of Dorothy (Dottie) Fogleman Miller, with whom he shared 55 years of marriage. Born on March 29, 1940 in Colora, MD, he was the son of the late Raymond Austin Miller and Arlean Conner Miller. Kenny grew up on the family farm in Rising Sun, MD...

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Stephen Nathaniel Toms

Stephen Nathaniel Toms

February 15, 1925 — August 4, 2012
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Stephen N. Toms, 87, of Rising Sun, MD, passed away peacefully at Calvert Manor Healthcare Center on August 4, 2012. Born in Smithsburg, MD on February 15, 1925, Stephen was the son of the late Albertus and Sadie Pearl Hewitt Toms. He retired from Aberdeen Proving Ground, working in the Ballistics Research Division. He enjoyed music and in his younger years, entertained the residents at Calvert Manor. His two greatest passions were science and...

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Clyde Neese Bell, Sr.

Clyde Neese Bell, Sr.

January 20, 1930 — August 3, 2012
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Clyde Neese Bell, Sr., 82, passed away peacefully at his home in Rising Sun, MD on August 3, 2012 under the loving care of his family. Born in Wilmington, DE on January 20, 1930 he was the son of Joseph O. and Electa C. Dodson-Bell. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Hildegard, his daughter Dorothy Byrne and her husband Dennis of Nottingham, PA, his sons, Clyde Bell Jr. of Middletown, DE, Richard Bell and his wife Tina of Rising Sun...

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Trisha Marie Steiner

Trisha Marie Steiner

May 29, 1968 — July 31, 2012
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Trisha Marie Steiner, 44, of Newark, DE, passed away suddenly at her home July 31, 2012. Trisha was born in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on May 29, 1968 and was a homemaker. Her favorite thing was spending time with her children and was a loving and generous mother. She is survived by her husband David Steiner of Newark; her parents, Jon Lodestein (Kathleen) of Davenport, Iowa and Gwen Oliver of Austin, TX,; two daughters, Sierra and Emily Steiner; a...

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