Edith Ulrika Hostetter, 93, of North East, MD, passed away at home on Sunday, February 7, 2016, surrounded by her loving family.

Ronald Elwood DeGrange, 66, of Westminster, MD passed away on Feb. 8, 2016, at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Mr. Brian A. Ebersole, of Knoxville, died Monday, February 8, 2016. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Brunswick.

Josephine Martha (Kipe) Spielman, 97, of Sharpsburg, Md., passed from this life on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, at Fahrney-Keedy Home and Village in Boonsboro, Md.

Jeffrey Barry Hyman, 64, of Mount Airy, MD, passed away on Saturday, February 6, 2016.

Mr. Austin E. Hildebrand, 91, of Frederick, passed away on Sunday, February 7, 2016, at Glade Valley Nursing Home. Born in Frederick on October 25, 1924, he was the son of the late Cornelius Hildebrand and Blanche Tracey.

Constance E. “Connie” Hall, 82, died on Sunday, Feb. 7, 2016, at Genesis Health Care Center, Frederick, MD.

Mr. Richard “Ricky” Hammond, 68, of Hagerstown, passed away peacefully, Tuesday, February 9, 2016, at Holly Place Assisted Living, Hagerstown, Maryland.

Carol Lee (Doody) Hemseri, 74, of Inwood, WV, and West Chester, PA, passed away unexpectedly on February 6, 2016.

Glenda Mines, of Emmitsburg, died Sunday, February 3, 2016. Arrangements are by Myers-Durboraw Funeral Home, Taneytown.

Mrs. Mary Kathryn Savage, of Frederick, died Saturday, February 6, 2016. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Mount Airy.

Pasquale Joseph “Patrick” Michielli Sr., 97, of Frederick, Maryland, passed away on Sunday, February 7, 2016, at Glade Valley Nursing Center in Walkersville.

Mrs. Catherine L. Hessler, of Walkersville, died Tuesday, February 9, 2016. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Walkersville, MD.

Larry Wayne Crouse, 66, of Jefferson, MD, passed away Monday, February 8, 2016, at his home from cancer.

Mr. Donald Webster Biddinger Jr., 67, of Brunswick, died Monday, February 8, 2016, at Frederick Memorial Hospital.

Frances Rosanna Putman Reynolds Wilkins, 87, of Frederick, MD, died Monday, February 8, 2016, at Glade Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Walkersville, MD.

Mrs. Madeline Anne Kelly, 88, of Union Bridge, passed away on Friday, February 5, 2016, at Frederick Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Mary Jane Shoemaker Tinney, 87, of Frederick, passed away on Monday, February 8, 2016, at Frederick Memorial Hospital.

June L. Kozikowski, 76, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday, February 7, 2016, at her daughter’s home in Centreville, MD. Born August 13, 1939, in Emlenton, PA, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Grace Ritchey.

On January 31, 2016, at 2:35 a.m., Katrinka Lord, 61, of Frederick, MD, lost a 30-year plus struggle with Progressive Multiple Sclerosis.

Sally Gertrude Rebuck, 77, of Poolesville, passed away on Monday, January 25. She was the loving wife of the late Capt. Harold I. Rebuck.

Downye Lee Eyler Smith, 78, of Middletown, died Thursday, February 4, at Frederick Memorial Hospital.

Ormond Reading Orion Galvin, born in New York, NY, on December 11, 1916, died in Corvallis, OR, on February 1, 2016.

Mr. David R. White, also known as Whitey, Randy and Dave, age 56, of Frederick, passed away on Friday, February 5, 2016.

Mrs. Sharon Jeanne McMahon Morin, 73, of New Market, died Tuesday, Jan. 12, at Frederick Memorial Hospital.

Sally Gertrude Rebuck, of Poolesville, died Monday, January 25, 2016. Arrangements are by Resthaven Funeral Services, Skkot Cody, P.A., Frederick.

Mr. Steven Lee Dorman, of Beltsville, died Sunday, January 25, 2016. Arrangements are by Borgwardt Funeral Home, Beltsville.

Nancy Rae Hevner, a resident of Columbia, PA, formerly of Cape Coral, FL, died on Saturday, January 9, 2016. She was the wife of the late Clifford H. Hevner.

John Edward “Ed” Terry Sr. was born on November 26, 1930, in Ridgeway, Pennsylvania.

Leta A. Falle, of Rockville, died Wednesday, February 3, 2016. Arrangements are by Roy W. Barber Funeral Home, Laytonsville.

Warren E. Johnson Sr., 77, of Republican Avenue, Smithsburg, MD, went to be with his Lord and Savior on February 3, 2016.

Richard Blaine Dellinger, 64, of Thurmont, MD, passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at Frederick Memorial Hospital in Frederick, MD.

Mr. Edward Cooke Hutchins III passed away unexpectedly February 3, 2016, at his home.

Frederick O’Hara Pruitt departed this life suddenly on January 30, 2016, in Germantown, MD. He was born January 19, 1959, in Greenwood, MS, to Berley and Delores Pruitt.

Cindy Lynn Alvarado, age 52, passed from this life at her home in Mount Airy, MD, on Wednesday, February 3, 2016.

G. Thomas “Tom” Coblentz, 80, of Knoxville, MD, died Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at Meritus Medical Center.

Mr. Craig Allen Swiney, 40, of Frederick, died unexpectedly Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at University of Maryland Medical Center.

Mrs. Elizabeth Miles Burdette, 94, of Coral Springs, Florida, and formerly of Tuscarora, Maryland, died Sunday, January 31, 2016. She was the wife of the late Edwin (Pete) Burdette, who preceded her in death in 1964. Born October 11 1921, in Hyattstown, she was the daughter of the late Edwar…

Ormond Reading Galvin, of Corvallis, Oregon, died Monday, February 1, 2016. Arrangements are by DeMoss-Durdan Funeral Home, Corvallis.

Eva Bostick, age 94, of Myersville, MD, passed away peacefully on February 3, 2016.

AP
  • THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

NEW YORK — Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White, whose horn-driven band sold more than 90 million albums and made hits including “September,” ‘’Shining Star” and “Boogie Wonderland,” died Wednesday at his home in Los Angeles, his brother Verdine said.

Jason Kreit, of Taneytown, died Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Arrangements are by Myers-Durboraw Funeral Home, Taneytown, MD.

Mrs. William Lord, of Frederick, died Sunday, January 31, 2016. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.

Mary Jane Krause, of Adamstown, MD, passed away February 2, 2016.

Cindy Alvarado, of Mount Airy, died Wednesday, February 3, 2016. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Mount Airy.

Dennis Bernard Hayslett, of Sykesville, died Tuesday, February 2, 2016. Arrangements are by Resthaven Funeral Services, Skkot Cody, P.A., Frederick.

The interment information for Pamela Barkanic was incorrectly stated to be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon at Resurrection Cemetery, 8000 Woodyard Road, Clinton, Maryland 20735 — it should have read 2:00 p.m. Friday afternoon at Resurrection Cemetery, 8000 Woodyard Road, Clinton, Maryland 20735.

Mr. Joseph L. “Bud” Long, age 88, of Frederick, passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2016, in his sleep at his residence. He was the husband of Dolores L. (Feeser) Long, who passed away on January 11, 2014.

Audrey J. Burdette, age 80, of Germantown, MD, passed away peacefully on January 31, 2016. Audrey was residing at Manor House in Seaford, DE, at the time of her passing.

Barbara Ann Hartsell Stanton, 74, of Ranson, WV, passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at her residence.

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