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Barbara K. Groseclose

Barbara K. Groseclose

August 5, 1946 — May 21, 2012
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Barbara Kerns Groseclose, 65, of Rising Sun, MD, died May 21, 2012 at the University of Maryland Medical Center after a long and courageous battle with lung disease. Barbara was born on August 5, 1946 in Washington, PA to James and Mary Evelyn Kerns. She graduated from Rising Sun High School in 1964 and went on to attend Towson State College after which she returned home and became a speech therapist. Soon afterward, she received her master's...

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Roland L. Bedwell

July 25, 1959 — May 20, 2012
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Roland L. Bedwell, age 52, of Elkton, MD, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2012 at Christiana Hospital. He was born on July 25, 1959 in Tucson, AZ to Alice Mae (Jones) Bedwell and the late Bayard K. Bedwell. Roland was a 1978 graduate of Bohemia Manor High School. He worked at Bob Evans for 16 years as a cook. He also worked for KFC & Taco Bell for 13 years. Roland enjoyed movies, bowling and playing Wii games. He is survived by his loving...

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Kenneth Dale Taylor

September 25, 1943 — May 17, 2012
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Kenneth Dale Taylor, age 68, Newark, DE, passed away on May 17, 2012. He was born on September 25, 1943 in New Brighton, PA to the late Alfred B. and Edith Taylor. He is survived by his sons, Mark A. Taylor of Las Vegas, NV, Kevin M. Taylor of Wilmington, DE, and Kenney D. Taylor of Wilmington, DE; daughters, Tinamarie T. Bolton of Elkton, MD and Shannon L. Taylor of Newark, DE; 10 grandchildren; and brother, James A. Taylor of Silver Springs,...

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Dan Wilson Wagner

April 22, 1936 — May 17, 2012
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Dan Wilson Wagner, Sr., age 76, passed away on May 17, 2012 at his residence. Dan was born on April 22, 1936 in Johnson City, TN to Roby B. Wagner Sr., and Fannie K. Miller Wagner. Dan was a graduate from Rising Sun High School and became a self-employed Cecil County School Bus Contractor. He was a member of Cecil County Bus Contractors and Maryland State Bus Contractors. Dan was also a member of the Conowingo Baptist Church...

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L. Allene Boyd

July 21, 1925 — May 15, 2012
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L. Allene Boyd, 86, of Calvary Fellowship Homes, Lancaster, PA, formerly of Colora, MD, entered into rest on May 15, 2012 at Hospice of Lancaster County, Essa Florry Inpatient Unit. She was born in Oxford, PA on July 21, 1925 to the late J. Harvey Pollock and Lydia E. Brown Pollock Wilson Malone. She was predeceased by her loving husband of 65 years, John Wesley Boyd. She is survived by three children: John W. Boyd Jr. and wife, Karen L. ...

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Eric Eugene Alexander Gunter

May 26, 1970 — May 12, 2012
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Eric Eugene Alexander Gunter, 41, of Port Deposit, MD, formerly of Asbury Park, NJ, passed away suddenly at his home May 12, 2012. Born in Neptune, NJ on May 26, 1970, Eric was the son of Phillip Gunter and April Luckey Brodie. He enjoyed the beach, reading, listening to music and watching NASCAR. He is survived by his three sons, Deven, Dilen and Ethen Gunter and their mother, Angeline as well as three brothers and two sisters.

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Dempsey S. Hughart

Dempsey S. Hughart

September 17, 1929 — May 11, 2012
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Dempsey S. Hughart, 82, of Wilmington, DE, passed away at his home May 11, 2012. Born on September 17, 1929 in Marfrance, WV, Dempsey was the son of the late Samuel Lawrence and Ethel Quick Hughart. Dempsey served in the U.S. Army from 1951-53 and retired in 1989 from NVF in Newark after 30 years of service. He enjoyed camping, hunting and woodworking and will be remembered as a wonderful husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He...

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Leroy Royal

November 13, 1946 — May 9, 2012
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Leroy Freeman Royal, 65, of Rising Sun, MD, passed away suddenly at his home May 9, 2012. Born in White Top, VA, on November 13, 1946, Leroy was the son of Carrie Walker Royal and the late Freeman Royal. He retired from Cytec Industries in Havre de Grace, MD. He was a member of Carsins Run Baptist Church, was a former member of the Community Fire Company of Rising Sun and served in the U.S. Army from 1966-68. In Addition to his mother, he is...

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Paul Robert Stark

January 16, 1944 — May 9, 2012
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Paul Robert Stark, age 68, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 9, 2012. His daughter Melissa and her loving family were by his side. He was born on January 16, 1944 in Chicago, IL to the late C. Hilmer and Jean (Virginia) Stark. In 1963, Paul moved with his family to Briarcliff, NY where he served as a volunteer firefighter for the Briarcliff Manor Fire Department. After joining the army, he moved to Newark, DE where he was...

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Estelle Elizabeth Lynes

April 20, 1930 — May 5, 2012
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Estelle Elizabeth Lynes, 82, of Newark, DE, passed away May 5, 2012 at Heartland Hospice House. According to her wishes, services will be private.

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