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Obituaries

Elizabeth Reynolds Hilaman

Elizabeth Reynolds Hilaman

April 5, 1919 — January 18, 2014
Service: January 24, 2014

NOTE CHANGE OF DATES Elizabeth R. Hilaman, 94, of Rising Sun, MD, passed away January 18, 2014 at Calvert Manor Healthcare Center. Born on April 5, 1919 in West Chester, PA , Elizabeth was the daughter of the late A. Brinton and Mary Cloud Reynolds. She graduated in 1943 from Earlham College in Richmond, IN with a degree in Home Economics. She was active in many organizations, among them Calvert Grange, Calvert PTA, and Rosebank United...

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George T. Stubbs, Jr.

George T. Stubbs, Jr.

March 27, 1935 — January 18, 2014
Service: January 22, 2014

George T. Stubbs, Jr., age 78, of Elkton, MD passed away on January 18, 2014. George was born on March 27, 1935 in Elkton, MD to the late George T. and Dorothy C. (Loveless) Stubbs. George attended Chesapeake City High School, and later served in the US Marine Corps from 1953-1956 as a wire man during the Korean War. When he returned he found what he greatly enjoyed was farming and trucking. He worked for Davidson Trucking for 20 years and...

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Audrey Mitchell Williams

Audrey Mitchell Williams

July 22, 1936 — January 16, 2014
Service: February 1, 2014

Audrey M. Williams, age 77, of Newark, DE, passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2014. She was born July 22, 1936 in Edinburgh, Scotland to the late Alexander and Mary (Hutton) Mitchell. She is a graduate of the University of Delaware and taught at Townsend School. She volunteered at Ashland Nature Center for 30 years and at Mt. Cuba Center for several years. She is survived by her daughter, Christine Williams; son Will Mitchell and wife Marlene...

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Matt E. Istvan

Matt E. Istvan

April 4, 1980 — January 12, 2014
Service: January 17, 2014

Matthew Eric Istvan, 33, of Elkton, MD, passed away suddenly Sunday, January 12, 2014 at his home. Born April 4, 1980 in Albuquerque, NM, Matt was the son of George and Barbara (Netzel) Istvan. Matt loved animals, music, and was an avid drummer. He also enjoyed fishing and camping, but what he cherished most was his time spent with his beloved children, Eden and Ezra, especially at the beach. Including his parents, Matt is survived by his...

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Gloria Jean Street

Gloria Jean Street

August 16, 1950 — January 12, 2014
Service: Private Service

Gloria Jean Street, 63, of Elkton, MD, formerly of Virginia, passed away peacefully Sunday, January 12, 2014 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Born August 16, 1950 in Baltimore, MD, Gloria was the daughter of the late Henry and Alice (Schikowski) Davis. Gloria enjoyed gardening and had a real knack for growing flowers. She also had a love for animals and was especially fond for her cat, Jagger. However, Gloria's most cherished...

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Calvin DeShields, Sr.

Calvin DeShields, Sr.

February 16, 1960 — January 10, 2014
Service: Services Pending

Calvin L. DeShields Sr., age 53, passed away on January 10, 2014, at his home in Newark, DE. He was born on February 16, 1960 in Laurel, DE to the late Levin Ennis and Alice M. DeShields. Calvin was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He was a 6th degree black belt in the art of Taekwondo who enjoyed his family and spending time with his children. Calvin was the life of any party and always made people feel good. He is...

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Jimmy  A. Scott, Sr.

Jimmy A. Scott, Sr.

February 19, 1944 — January 10, 2014
Service: January 16, 2014

Jimmy Alvin Scott, Sr., age 69 of North East, MD, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 10, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born February 19, 1944 in Baltimore, MD to the late Walter and Delphia (Church) Scott. Upon his graduation from Dundalk High School in 1963, Jimmy went to work full time at Gino's Restaurants where he was hired by Gino Marchetti, himself, and he worked his way up to an Area Manager supervising as...

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Holli Rae Krebs

Holli Rae Krebs

March 11, 1971 — January 8, 2014
Service: January 19, 2014

Holli Rae Krebs, age 42, of Rising Sun, MD, passed away on Wednesday, January 8, 2014 surrounded by her family at her home. She was born March 11, 1971 in East McKeesport, PA to Raymond Swank and Rosemary McVicker. She worked as an X-Ray Technician at Lancaster General and most recently at Jennersville Hospital. Holli grew up a Pittsburgh Steelers fan and loved to watch NASCAR. Holli also loved to take pictures and left many memories for...

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Silvia Nerska

Silvia Nerska

May 30, 1919 — January 6, 2014
Service: January 11, 2014

Silvia Nerska, 94, of Rising Sun, MD, formerly of Seneca Falls, NY and Clearwater, FL, passed away January 6, 2014 at her home. She was born on May 30, 1919 in Rakvere, Estonia. In the 1940s, following the Soviet occupation, her husband was exiled to Siberia, and she, her sister in law, her two sons and her niece were able to leave the country and begin a new life. Due to her courage and resourcefulness, after a struggle for several years, she...

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W.  Sue Stroup

W. Sue Stroup

February 2, 1931 — January 6, 2014
Service: Private Service

Wanda Sue Stroup, 82, of Rural Retreat, VA, passed away peacefully Monday, January 6, 2014 at Union Hospital. Born February 2, 1931 in Crockett, VA, Sue was the daughter of the late John Samuel and Leife Irene (Lanter) Bralley. Sue loved gardening; she was known for her green-thumb and could grow virtually anything. She was a very spiritual woman who enjoyed spending time reading God's scriptures. She also enjoyed spending time in nature,...

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