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Dorothy Cronin

Dec 26, 1938 - Sep 03, 2023

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Gambrills, MD

Dorothy Ann Cronin of Gambrills, Maryland passed away on Sunday, September 3, 2023. Born in Windber, PA to Andrew Yourich and Caroline (Winas) Yourich, Dorothy went on to graduate from the nursing program at Pennsylvania Hospital and worked in nursing for 40 years. Dorothy was the loving wife to her predeceased husband Daniel P. Cronin; the father of Daniel A. Cronin and James M. Cronin and his wife Kerri; sister of Helen Yourich, Andrew Yourich, Theresa Kiss and the late Michael Yourich; and ...Read More

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Patricia Anne Hawkins Johnson

Apr 29, 1935 - Feb 20, 2024

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Gambrills, MD

Patricia Anne Hawkins Johnson "Pat", age 88, of Gambrills, Maryland died February 20, 2024, at her home. She was born April 29, 1935, in Chattanooga Tennessee. Pat was a beloved mother, sister, and a treasured friend to all who knew her. She always led with compassion, saw the good in others and was well known for lending an ear and being a source of support for anyone who needed it.Pat excelled in her professional roles as Office Manager, Paralegal, and Technical Writer. Pat demonstrated leadership in every community organization she joined. She valued time with her family, her friendships, her beloved pets, and her church. Pat will be deeply missed by all who had the privilege to know her.She is survived by her son Michael Johnson of Severn, Maryland, her daughter Anne Johnson Haley and son-in-law Robert Haley of Edgewater, Maryland, and her daughter Sara Johnson of Alexandria, Virginia.She is also survived by her sisters, Claudette Hawkins Wheeler and Margaret "Peggy" Hawkins Macredie and her brothers, Albert Raymond Miller and William Henry Miller Jr., and a host of nieces and nephews.She was predeceased by her parents Sarah Copeland Hawkins Miller and Albert Raymond Hawkins and her sister Louise Hawkins Silva.Visitation will be held from 2 pm to 4 pm February 28 at Hardesty Funeral Home in Gambrills, Maryland. The Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 am February 29 at St Elizabeth Ann Seton Church in Crofton, Maryland. Internment at Forest Lawn Cemetery, College Park, Georgia on March 4, 2024.

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Agnes Mary Mollick

Oct 16, 1937 - Jan 19, 2024

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Gambrills, MD

"Agnes Mary Mollick (86) of Elkridge, Maryland passed away at Autumn Lake Healthcare, Waugh Chapel in Gambrills on January 19th 2024. She was born in Baltimore, MD on October 16th 1937, and grew up on a family farm in Ellicott City. She attended Howard County High School, where she took part in animal related activities. After high school, she worked for several years at the local telephone company. She married in April 1959 and moved to Bowie, MD to start a family. Agnes spent many happy years volunteering in public schools and chaperoning at related events. She then began working for the Federal Government in 1983. Following her retirement, Agnes dedicated her life to family, friends and pets, and enjoyed trips to the beach and sporting events. Agnes is survived by her daughters, Theresa Caddell, Catherine Mollick, and Michele Towle. A memorial mass will be held for Agnes on Saturday, February 10th at 10 o’clock AM at the St. Augustine Church in Elkridge. Following the mass, a short celebration of Agnes’ life will be held at a local establishment."

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Carl Edward Bethke

Sep 12, 1949 - Jan 30, 2024

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Gambrills, MD

Carl Edward BethkeA Legacy of Honor and FamilyThe Bethke Family solemnly announces the passing of Carl Edward Bethke, who entered into eternal peace on January 30, 2024, at the age of 74. He was born on September 12, 1949, in Cincinnati, OH, to the late John R. Bethke and Alvis I. Morgan. Carl was a pillar ofstrength, embodying the virtues of hard work, dedication, and patriotism throughout his life.A true family man, Carl's devotion to his loved ones was unwavering. He was a cherished husband to his wife Rosalie for over five decades. He is survived by his sister Patricia Methot(and her husband Christopher). Carl was the guiding force in his sons, Carl Jr. (wife Dawn), Robert (wife Michelle), and his adopted son Carl M.P. Johnson's lives. His legacy will continue on through his grandchildren, Ashley D. (husband Jeremiah), Elizabeth, Ashley L. and Johnathan, and his great-grandchildren Aiden, Christian, Chloe, Amiya and Amari.Carl's love for his country was evident in his honorable service of the US Army, where he earned accolades including the Good Conduct and National Defense Service medals. Following his military tenure, he pursued a career that reflected his interests in mechanics and technology, culminating in his role as head Field Service Engineer for a defense contractor.Beyond his professional and family life, Carl found joy and purpose in his hobbies and service  work. His passion for restoring classic cars and riding motorcycles bonded him with Family and Friends in the most memorable and shared adventures. His commitment to the Disabled American Veterans (D.A.V) showcased his enduring dedication to his fellow servicemen and women.Rosalie Bethke and family invite all those who knew and loved Carl to join us in honoring his life. Visitation will be held on Tuesday February 6th, from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm at Hardesty Funeral Home, 851 Annapolis rd., Gambrills MD. 21054. Funeral services will be held from 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm, followed by a procession to the Maryland Veterans Cemetery in Crownsville, MD., where our Beloved Carl will be interred with respect befitting for a man of his stature.The family extends a heartfelt thanks to the staff of Hardesty Funeral Home for their dignified support during this time of bereavement.As we reflect on the life of Carl Edward Bethke, let us hold fast to the memories of a man who lived with honor, and above all else, cherished his family. His contributions to his country and community will remain as a steadfast example to us all. May he rest in peace with grace and tranquility in the Lord's Embrace.

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Yoshiko Enomoto Roaché

Jan 23, 1937 - Jan 05, 2024

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Gambrills, MD

Yoshiko Enomoto Roaché, age 86, of Gambrills, Maryland passed away on Friday, January 5, 2024. Yoshiko was born in Japan. A public visitation for Yoshiko will be held Friday, February 2, 2024 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Fort Lincoln Funeral Home, 3401 Bladensburg Rd, Brentwood, Maryland 20722, followed by a funeral service from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

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Donald Thompson Sr

Apr 05, 1942 - Dec 05, 2023

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Gambrills, MD

Donald Ray Thompson Sr. age 81 of Gambrills MD passed away December 3, 2023. Donald was born in Odenton,MD to parents Loyal Thompson and Dorothy Thompson. Donald is predeceased by his wife Patricia Thompson(Twinkles) as he called her. Donald is survived by his sister Betty Ostling, son Donald Thompson Jr, daughter Lisa Harris and husband Terry Harris. Two grandchildren Ryan Thompson and wife Abby Thompson, Ashlee Pardoe and husband Arnold Pardoe. Five great grandchildren, Jaxson, Summer, AJ, Sophia and Lyla. Donald was retired from the government. He enjoyed painting and working on cars. Donald is known by many as Pop. He enjoyed working on models in his spare time. He had a great love for all animals, he would take any that needed a home. Pop was a selfless, kind hearted and generous man. He would help or give to anyone in need. He is deeply loved and will be missed by all. Funeral services will be held at Hardesty Funeral Home in Gambrills, MD on December 11, 2023, 10-12 viewing. Service following. Burial immediately after at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens Forest drive Annapolis MD.

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Phyllis Rice

Oct 30, 1944 - Dec 01, 2023

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Gambrills, MD

Phyllis Corean Rice, affectionately known as "Trinkie," passed away peacefully on December 1, 2023, surrounded by her family at her home in Gambrills, Maryland. She valiantly battled cancer in a brief yet courageous struggle. Trinkie, age 79, was the beloved wife, best friend, and musical partner of Clarke Rice. Born as the sixth of seven children to John and Florence McGinnis of Chester, Pennsylvania, Trinkie is survived by her sisters Constance Smith of Ocean Pines, Maryland, and Dolores (Charli) Holmes of Aston, Pennsylvania. Trinkie leaves behind a legacy of love and warmth, and her memory will be cherished by her children: Christine, Debra, and David, as well as stepchildren Kimberly, Rob, and Robin. She was a proud grandmother to Richard , Robert , Nichole , Andrew, Brandi, Marcel, Marcus, Ryanne, and Paul. For many years, Trinkie dedicated herself to her work, serving as the Banquet Manager at the renowned Country House Inn in Middletown, Pennsylvania. She later retired from Prince Georges County as a food service supervisor in 2000. Trinkie found joy in her artistic pursuits, participating in numerous craft fairs, showcasing her mastery as a seamstress and embroiderer. An enthusiast of the culinary arts, Trinkie enjoyed cooking and delighted in trips to the casino. Her adventurous spirit shone through in her love for camping, boating, crabbing, and fishing. Her passions culminated in a harmonious partnership with her husband, Clarke, a lifelong musician. Together, they formed the musical ensemble "The Expressions," playing music for over 23 years. Funeral services to celebrate Trinkie's life will be held at Gary L. Kaufman Funeral Home in Elkridge, MD. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests contributions be made to the American Cancer Society in Trinkie's name, honoring her courageous battle against cancer. Trinkie's spirit will forever resonate in the hearts of those who knew and loved her, and her legacy will continue through the memories she created with family, friends, and fans alike. May she rest in eternal peace.

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Loretta Houston

Aug 16, 1941 - Nov 23, 2023

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Gambrills, MD

Loretta Joan Houston of Gambrills, Maryland, passed away peacefully on November 22, 2023, at the age of 82. She was born on August 16, 1941, in Washington, D. C. , to John and Mary Houston. Loretta enjoyed the simple pleasures of Maryland living, savoring the company of loved ones over crab feasts. A devoted gardener and bird watcher, she found solace in nature's beauty. After retiring in 2013, Loretta generously volunteered her time in the community as a dedicated parishioner of St. Elizabeth Ann Seaton Catholic Church in Crofton. Loretta is survived by her children Teri Pack, and Peggy Smith (Marvin); grandchildren Tanner and Riley Pack and Nathan and Emily Schreiber. Siblings John Houston (Carol), Paul Houston (Kate), Ann Sweeney (Mike), Fran Flowers (Bill), and Richard Houston; and an abundance of nieces and nephews. Loretta is preceded in death by her parents John and Mary Houston; siblings Margaret Houston and Tom Houston, and children Kathy Schreiber and Jimmy Schreiber. In this moment of parting, let us not dwell on the physical departure, but instead, celebrate the transcendence of Loretta's soul to a realm where gardens bloom eternally and the song of birds echoes in everlasting harmony. Visitation will be held at Donaldson's Funeral Home in Odenton, Maryland, on December 2, 2023, at 11:00 am, service will follow at the Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Special Olympics of Maryland, a cause close to Loretta's heart. To to the family or in memory of Loretta Joan Houston, please

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Thomas Hawkins Jr

Nov 03, 1943 - Oct 17, 2023

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Gambrills, MD

Tom Hawkins went home to be with the Lord October 12,2023. He went to sleep here and woke up in the arms of Jesus. Tom was born Nov. 3, 1943, in Connellsville, PA. He was the only child of T. J. and Betty (Dull) Hawkins. He was born again in 1954 when he trusted Jesus as his Savior during an evangelistic meeting at Indian Creek Baptist Church in Mill Run, PA. Because of that decision, God has already taken his soul to heaven. His body will be resurrected when Jesus comes again. He grew up in Mill Run, PA, graduated from Connellsville Sr. High School in 1961, enlisted in the U. S. Air Force in 1962, and was honorably discharged in 1966. Tom worked for Anchor Hocking Glass Corp. and Colonial Life Ins. Co. from 1966-1969 and then moved to Maryland to attended Washington Bible College from 1969-1973. He pastored Grace Independent Baptist Church in Crownsville, MD from 1971-1995 when he had to stop pastoring due to Multiple Sclerosis. He was currently a member of Weems Creek Church. He enjoyed sharing the good news of Jesus Christ with others, reading the Bible and other Christian books, and helping others in their times of need. His favorite Scripture verse was John 14:6 where Jesus said, "I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man comes to the Father, but by me. "Tom married his loving and devoted wife, Nancy Anderson of Melcroft, PA in 1964. The Lord blessed their union with three children. Tom was preceded in death by his dad, T. J. Hawkins and his wife of 52 years, Nancy Hawkins. He is survived by his mom, Betty Hawkins; 3 children, Pam Hamlin and her husband Ed, Greg Hawkins and his wife Tracey, Steve Hawkins and his wife, Brie; 8 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be at Hardesty Funeral Home in Gambrills, MD on Thursday, October 19, from 4:00-7:00 pm. The funeral will be at Weems Creek Church in Annapolis, MD on Friday, October 20 at 11:00 am preceded by a short visitation from 10:00-11:00 am. Burial will be at the Veterans Cemetery in Crownsville, MD. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Gideon Bible Society.

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Debbie Kehoe

Jun 26, 1963 - Oct 08, 2023

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Gambrills, MD

Debbie Anne KEHOE, 60, of Gambrills MD passed away peacefully October 5 at Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore MD. She is survived by her loving husband of 38 years, Frank Kehoe, her mother, Jane Jenkins of Grasonville MD, her sister, Donna Hager (Phil) of Hurlock MD, her brother, Ken Linkous (Lori) of Jacksonville FL, sister-in-laws, Colleen and Denise Kehoe, nephew, Daniel Hager (Kelly), niece, Kyle Erin Linkous, nephew, Connor Linkous, great-niece and nephew, Iris and James Hager. Debbie grew up in Hyattsville MD where she attended Northwestern High School. She is a graduate of the Barbizon School of Modeling and dipped her toes in local modeling and beauty shows. Debbie would do anything for her friends and family and loved fiercely, she made everyone who knew her laugh out loud and clap at the jokes and stories she shared. Her sense of humor was wonderfully treasured. If you asked her, Debbie would tell you that she was personally instrumental in, and quite possibly the reason for, the Washington Nationals World Series Championship! Later she spent hours tending her garden and canning many fruits and vegetables. Debbie recalled on many occasions some of her most memorable moments were the conversations she would have with her great-niece, Iris. It mattered not the topic, as Iris could engage anyone about pretty much anything. Iris dearly loved talking with her "Aunt Dobby"Debbie and Frank share a love that truly lasted a lifetime. . . and beyond. This love extended to a passion and devotion to their "fur babies" As passionate dog lovers, Debbie and Frank considered all of their puppies as family members. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Debbie Kehoe toPaws of Honor https://pawsofhonor. comOur family is grateful to know that Debbie is no longer in pain and is at peace in the arms of our Lord.

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Dorothy Cronin

Dec 26, 1938 - Sep 03, 2023

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Gambrills, MD

Dorothy Ann Cronin of Gambrills, Maryland passed away on Sunday, September 3, 2023. Born in Windber, PA to Andrew Yourich and Caroline (Winas) Yourich, Dorothy went on to graduate from the nursing program at Pennsylvania Hospital and worked in nursing for 40 years. Dorothy was the loving wife to her predeceased husband Daniel P. Cronin; the father of Daniel A. Cronin and James M. Cronin and his wife Kerri; sister of Helen Yourich, Andrew Yourich, Theresa Kiss and the late Michael Yourich; and grandmother of Brynn Cronin. Family will receive friends from 5-7 PM on Friday, September 8, 2023, at Robert E. Evans Funeral Home, 16000 Annapolis Road, Bowie, MD 20715. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11AM on Saturday, September 9, 2023, at Our Lady of the Fields Roman Catholic Church, Millersville, MD 21108. Dorothy will join her husband at 2:30 PM on Tuesday, September 19, 2023, in the Crownsville Veteran Cemetery 1122 Sunrise Beach Road. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www. robertevansfuneralhome. com for the Cronin family.

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