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Obituaries

Barbara J. Tackett

April 26, 1940 — April 20, 2012
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Barbara J. Tackett, age 71, passed away on Friday, April 20, 2012, at Harford Memorial Hospital, surrounded by her family. Barbara was born in West Grove, PA on April 26, 1940, to the late Marvin and Mae (Steenland) Lucas. She lived all her life in the Rising Sun area, and was a graduate of Rising Sun High School. Though she worked several jobs at different times during her life, she was especially proud of her work as a mother and homemaker,...

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Charles R. Peek

February 12, 1927 — April 18, 2012
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Charles 'Dick' R. Peek, age 85, of Elkton, MD, passed away Wednesday, April 18, 2012. He was born in Clarksburg, West Virginia on February 12, 1927 to the late Percy Leon and Thelma (Davisson) Peek. Dick worked as a Production Engineer and a Senior Member of the technical staff of RCA / GE Astro Space Division. He was also a self-employed mechanical contractor. Charles received a citation from James E. Webb, NASA Administrator for A...

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Earl L. Brown, Sr.

Earl L. Brown, Sr.

May 26, 1936 — April 17, 2012
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Earl L. Brown, Sr., age 75, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully at home on April 17, 2012. He was born on May 26, 1936 to the late Paul Raymond and Linda Mae (Carter) Brown. Earl was an auto mechanic by trade and also worked in the drywall and flooring business. He enjoyed helping others, barbecues with his family that he called his "Mafia", playing guitar, antique cars and telling jokes. Earl was a father of few, dad to many and loved by...

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Kathryn Eppley Forwood

Kathryn Eppley Forwood

December 16, 1925 — April 17, 2012
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Bertha Kathryn Eppley Forwood passed away at her home on Colora on April 17, 2012. Kathryn born in Carisle, Pennsylvania December 16, 1925. Always known as Kathryn or Kate, she was trained as a pianist, but her heart's desire was only to become an instrumental band director. Since women at that time were not allowed to be band directors, toward that end, she took all the appropriate courses at West Chester State College. She actually was...

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James Howard Wallace

April 10, 1948 — April 15, 2012
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James Howard Wallace, 64, of Elkton, MD died April 15, 2012 as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. Born in Elkton on April 10, 1948, James was the son of the late Randolph and Carolyn Jones Wallace. He graduated from Bohemia Manor High School and following graduation, enlisted in the U.S. Air Force. He retired from the Air Force with the rank of Chief Master Sergeant. Most recently, he was employed at Dassault Falcon Jet...

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Ethel Jane Poppe

May 17, 1947 — April 12, 2012
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Ethel Jane Poppe, age 64, of Chesapeake City, MD, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2012 at Union Hospital. She was born on May 17, 1947 to Edward and Ethel (Terrezzi) Gremer. She is survived by her loving husband, Alan Poppe of Chesapeake City, MD; 3 daughters, Dorothy Hurd and her husband, Andrew of Fair Hill, MD, Lynda Jane Bradfield of Vinton, VA, Elizabeth Vasilikos and her husband, Michael of Rehoboth, DE; son, Frank G. Longacre and his...

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Robin Lynn Roloson

Robin Lynn Roloson

July 7, 1961 — April 10, 2012
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Robin Lynn Roloson, 50, of Rising Sun, MD, passed away at home April 10, 2012 surrounded by her family. Born in Minot, ND on July 7, 1961, Robin was the daughter of the late Ray and Alice Wilson Elmore. She was employed as a settlement officer at Sage Title Co. in Bel Air, MD. Robin enjoyed riding horses, was a talented cook but her number one love in her life was her family. Robin is survived by her husband of 34 years, Bernard H. Roloson,...

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William P. Schlingloff

November 19, 1926 — April 10, 2012
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William P. Schlingloff, age 85, of Hockessin, DE, passed away on April 10, 2012 at Regal Heights Health Care Center. He was born in Queens, NY on November 19, 1926 to the late Paul and Herta (Schneider) Schlingloff. William spent over 40 years in Florida where he worked for Palm Beach County in the Surveyors Office. He retired in 1988. William loved attending church and had a passion for flowers and yard work. He also loved animals and...

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Lilliette Theresa Dube

January 29, 1927 — April 9, 2012
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Lilliette Theresa Dube, age 85, of Elkton, MD, passed away on April 9, 2012 at Elkton Care and Rehabilitation. She was the daughter of the late Emile & Jeannette (Bouchard) Laffely. She is survived bu her children, Jeanette Winslow of Charlotte, NC, Richard Eilers of Forence, CO and William Dube of Earleville, MD; and sisters, Pricella Laganiere and Lena Pinette. At the request of the family services will be private. Memorial contributions...

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Dorothea Elizabeth Steigelman Bryson

Dorothea Elizabeth Steigelman Bryson

March 7, 1918 — April 4, 2012
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Dorothea Elizabeth Steigelman Bryson, died peacefully in her 94th year on April 4, 2012 with loved ones nearby. Born in Lancaster, PA on March 7, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Mary and Harry Steigelman. Mrs. Bryson devoted her life to helping the greater community. After working for the Armstrong Cork Co. and the Children's Bureau of Lancaster, she became Director of the Lancaster County Domestic Relations Department and retired...

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