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Obituaries

Mary  Evelyn Kerns

Mary Evelyn Kerns

October 8, 1921 — October 21, 2019
Service: October 26, 2019

Mary Evelyn Kerns, age 98 of Rising Sun, MD passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, October 21, 2019. She was born on October 8, 1921 in Trade City, PA to the late Irvin Earl Best and Mary Elsie (Spotswood) Best. Mary Evelyn graduated from Rising Sun High School in 1938 before going to nursing school and joining the US Army Nurse Corps at the beginning of World War II. At the conclusion of the war, she returned to Cecil County and...

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Lois Reed

Lois Reed

February 23, 1927 — October 21, 2019
Service: November 1, 2019

Lois M. Reed, age 92 of Newark, DE passed away on Monday, October 21, 2019. She was born on February 23, 1927 in Glasgow, DE to the late Norman Charles George and Nettie Belle (Hallabaugh) George. Lois grew up on a farm with a large and loving family. She was the youngest of 12 children and had an identical twin sister. Lois enjoyed a vast variety of activities such as growing flowers in her garden and canning tomatoes and beans, which her...

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John Edward Lyon

John Edward Lyon

April 11, 1952 — October 19, 2019
Service: November 1, 2019

John Edward Lyon, age 67 of Chesapeake City, MD passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, October 19, 2019. He was born on April 11, 1952 in Elkton, MD to the late Thompson Archer Lyon and Mabel Patricia (Thorton) Lyon. John was cherished by his family, friends, neighbors, and customers of his own landscaping business, some of which he had for years. He enjoyed playing racquetball with his friends every week at the YMCA,...

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Marilyn  "Lynn" B. Scarbath

Marilyn "Lynn" B. Scarbath

December 17, 1931 — October 18, 2019
Service: October 24, 2019

Lynn Scarbath was born on December 17, 1931 in a Philadelphia, PA hospital. Her parents were Thomas Harold Brown and Anna C. Schramm Brown. Lynn is survived by a brother, Elmer Ellsworth Brown (wife, Erma). She lived at Cedar Farm, Calvert Road, Rising Sun, MD for many years, attending Calvert Elementary School. During WWII, Lynn spent the school years in Miami, Florida attending Robert E. Lee Junior High School and Miami Senior High. At...

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Jeanette Simon

Jeanette Simon

May 2, 1927 — October 18, 2019
Service: November 6, 2019

Jeanette C Simon (05/02/1927 – 10/18/2019) a mother, wife, MomMom to others and Gigi to a handful passed away peacefully with her son and daughter-in-law by her side. After working a career and retiring, Jeanette always enjoyed the small pleasures in life: cooking and baking for her family, attending church services, spending time with her family, reading a good book, doing crossword puzzles or just enjoying the company of her friends. ...

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Elizabeth "Betty" Telenczak

Elizabeth "Betty" Telenczak

September 2, 1927 — October 16, 2019
Service: No Services

Elizabeth "Betty" Marie Telenczak of Glen Mills, PA, age 92, went to join her husband and the Lord on Wednesday, October 16, 2019. The daughter of Eugene F. Ward and Sarah E. (Russell) Ward, she was born on September 2, 1927 in Philadelphia, PA. Betty is survived by her son, Michael Telenczak and his wife, Mercy, and three grandchildren: Stephen Telenczak, Charlotte Groves and Sarah Groves. In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in...

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Geneva Mae Gardner

Geneva Mae Gardner

January 18, 1927 — October 12, 2019
Service: No Services

Geneva Mae Gardner of Newark, DE, age 92, passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2019. She was born in Bismarck, N. Dakota on January 18, 1927 to Wilbur H. Nelson and Sylvia J. (Loux) Nelson (later Gilbert). Geneva grew up during the depression and her family (headed by step father Amos P. Gilbert) moved extensively throughout the western and southern states, before settling in Hillsboro IL. She went on to graduate from Logan Chiropractic...

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Marie  Murray

Marie Murray

June 1, 1917 — October 8, 2019
Service: October 19, 2019

Marie Murray of Wilmington, DE, age 102, passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019. She was born in Iron Hill, MD on June 1, 1917 to the late John L. Slack and Anna R. (Major) Slack. Marie graduated from Newark High School in 1935 and later graduated from Goldey Beacon College with her Associates Degree. In her free time she enjoyed gardening flowers and reading novels. Marie had a love for cats, she always had a cat by her side. Marie was a...

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Charlie Christopher

Charlie Christopher

February 9, 1981 — October 5, 2019
Service: October 12, 2019

Charles Christopher, age 38 of Elkton, MD passed away on October 5, 2019. He was born on February 9, 1981 in Reading, PA to Karen (Reider) Christopher and the late Charles J. Christopher. Charlie was full of life and was a warm hearted, kind person. He made friends with everyone he met and lit up the room with his infectious smile. Charlie had a funny and goofy sense of humor, which kept his family and friends laughing. He loved his wife, Jen...

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Richard "Dick" Richardson

Richard "Dick" Richardson

October 15, 1944 — October 2, 2019
Service: October 18, 2019

Richard "Dick" Benson Richardson of Rising Sun, MD, age 74, passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2019. He was born in Rising Sun, MD on October 15, 1944 to the late Herbert C. Richardson, Sr. and Alice Jeanette (Burkins) Richardson. A Vietnam veteran, Dick proudly served the US Navy aboard the USS Oriskany. He was a member of the VFW Post 465 and American Legion Post 194, both in Rising Sun, also serving in the honor guard with the American...

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