Earl B. Thomas, 92, a lifelong resident of Frederick County, passed peacefully surrounded by his family on Aug. 4, 2021. He was the adoring husband of Gloria Thomas, his wife of 73 years, who predeceased him in December 2020.

Pam Lippy, of Taneytown, died Tuesday, Aug. 3. Arrangements are by Myers-Durboraw Funeral Home, Taneytown.

John Maurice Langley, Sr., age 83, of Hagerstown, Maryland, passed away on Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, at his home with his wife by his side. He was born Nov. 17, 1937, in Brunswick, Maryland, to C. Burton Langley and Maxine L. Phillips Langley. Mr. Langley was a member of the class of 1955 at Bru…

Bernard L. “Leo” Smith, age 76, of Thurmont, passed away on Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, at Frederick Health Hospital following a brief illness.

Eric Harold Johns, age 88, of Frederick, died, Wednesday, July 28, 2021, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born June 29, 1933, in South Africa, he was the son of the late Johnny and Celia Gobie Johns.

Mr. Robert Frank DeCarlo Jr., 74, of Frederick, passed on Aug. 1, 2021, in Harpers Ferry, West Virginia. He was the loving husband of Carol Ann DeCarlo, his wife of nearly 55 years.

Regina Marie Orndorff, 92, of Emmitsburg, Maryland, died on Monday, Aug. 2, 2021, at Transitions Healthcare in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Born July 18, 1929, in Bonneauville, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late Augustus and Helen (Sanders) Orndorff. She was the devoted wife of Ster…

Mr. Martin Lee Main, 72, of Frederick died unexpectedly on Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021, at his home.

Clark Dale Delauter, of Sabillasville, passed from this life on July 31, 2021. He was born in Wolfsville, Maryland, on Feb. 13, 1942, to the late Elmer J. Delauter and Mary A. (Kline) Delauter. He was a member of Grossnickle Church of the Brethren and a 1960 graduate of Middletown High Schoo…

Theresa P. Grimes, 74, of Frederick, passed away on Thursday, July 29, 2021. Born in Frederick on Aug. 2, 1946, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Mary Dronenburg. She was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Willard; and beloved daughter, Tiffany Grimes. She is survived by her husb…

Dr. Gertrude D. “Trudy” Conway, Professor Emerita, passed away Friday, July 30, 2021, at home surrounded by her loved ones after an extended illness. She was 70.

Delores Almeda (McAbee) Brown, 87, of Frederick, Maryland, peacefully transitioned to her heavenly home on Thursday, July 29, 2021, in the early morning. She was surrounded by her loving, devoted daughters.

David “Dave” Allen Myers, 46, of Frederick, Maryland, passed away Thursday, July 29, 2021, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.

Kermet A. Walker, of Frederick, Maryland, passed peacefully on July 26, 2021, due to illnesses he was battling. He was born on July 14, 1960, and was a loving father, brother and friend.

Martha Helen Kimble, age 96, of Silver Spring, Maryland, passed away Sunday, July 4. She was born at her family home in Tayloria, Pennsylvania, to Roy P. Hart and Sarah Wallace Hart on May 3, 1925.

Robert Lee Burdette Sr., 86, of Dickerson, Maryland, passed away peacefully on July 31, 2021, while watching old westerns in his country clubhouse on the farm.

Judith (Judy) Louise Smith Tarr (of Frederick, Maryland, and formerly of Silver Spring and Gaithersburg, Maryland) was born on Oct. 15, 1938, in Pontiac, Michigan, to Hugh and Marguerite Johnson Smith. Judy was called home on July 31, 2021. Raised in Pontiac, she graduated from Pontiac High …

Richard Laverne Hess, 97, passed peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 1 at home surrounded by his family. He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Beatrice Geraldine (Brown) Hess, and in June, they celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary. Surviving children are Geoffrey Hess, Nancy Pettie and …

Robert E. Bessio, of Brookeville, died Wednesday, July 28. Arrangements are by Roy W. Barber Funeral Home, Laytonsville.

Mervin “Mac” McClure Bartlett, 78, of Charles Town, WV passed away on Saturday, July 31, 2021 at Berkeley Medial Center in Martinsburg, WV.

Ms. Lorraine Watson, of Thurmont, died Thursday, July 29. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Thurmont.

Ellen F. Berney, 81, of Walkersville, passed away July 25, 2021.

Peter Hauck Plamondon Sr., passed away in his home Aug. 16, 2020, surrounded by his immediate family. Born Sept. 26, 1931 in Evanston, Ill. “Pete” attended Lawrenceville Preparatory School, and Cornell University, where he was in the School of Hotel Administration, Class of 1954. He served a…

Mrs. Barbara Helen Lowry, of Frederick, died Friday, July 30. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.

Mrs. Dorothea Josephine Aleshire, of Mount Airy, died Tuesday, July 27. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.

Robert F. Sidow (Bob), 71, of Frederick, Maryland, passed away on Monday, July 26, 2021, with his family by his side.

Yvonne Louise Stanton, 84 years old, of Frederick, Maryland, passed away Monday, July 26, 2021, at Citizens Care and Rehabilitation Center, Frederick, Maryland. Born Oct. 1, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Sheridan F. Collins Sr. and Clara Louise Tyler Collins.

Barbara Bruns Starr, creative and independent woman, caring wife, loving mother, grandma and great-grandma, fully lived her 95 years. Spirited and traveled, she guided her family and motivated them to explore and question. She passed away peacefully at Buckingham’s Choice on July 24, 2021.

Joseph W. Dominik (Colonel, retired, U.S. Army), died on July 29, 2021, at Frederick Health Hospital.

Delores Almeda Brown, of Frederick, died Thursday, July 29. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.

Carol Adams Gladhill, 80, of Thurmont, passed away at Spring Arbor Assisted Living surrounded by the love and comfort of family on July 28, 2021.

Diane Rose Wilson, 73, of Frederick, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July, 27, 2021. Born Dec. 2, 1947, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of George and Eunice Berrang.

Alfred Thomas Helms, of Falling Waters, West Virginia, died Friday, July 23. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick, Maryland.

Cynthia Kirby of Brunswick, Maryland, passed on Monday, July 19, 2021.

Riley Allan Eppley, 26, of Monrovia, died unexpectedly on Friday, July 23, 2021.

William Melvin Lewis, 92, of Pleasant Valley (Smithsburg), Maryland, passed away Saturday, July 24, 2021, in Lake Pleasant, New York, surrounded by family while enjoying one of the things he loved to do: camping.

Tammy L. Clemons, 54, of Gaithersburg, Maryland, passed away on July 23, 2021. Daughter of Jesse “Dan” Halterman and Florence E. Halterman. Survived by her husband, Nathan S. Clemons; as well as her four children, Irene F. Perron (James), of Gaithersburg, Maryland, Aaron S. Clemons (Morgan),…

Yvonne L. Stanton, of Frederick, died Monday, July 26. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick.

Mr. Michael Nitka, Jr., of Frederick, died Tuesday, July 20. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.

Francis Eugene Springer, 80, of Fayetteville, fell asleep in Jesus on Sunday, July 25, 2021.

Mr. Jomo Martin Nkunika, of Frederick, died Thursday, July 22. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.

Lucas “Luke” James Baseley, 32, of Marietta Georgia, passed away Monday, July 19, 2021, at home following a short illness. He was born May 8, 1989, in Maryland to Jim and Eva Baseley. Luke grew up in Thurmont, Maryland, surrounded by family and friends. Luke spent 10 years as an active 4-H m…

Stephen Arvin Hoover, 62, Libertytown, died Tuesday, July 20, 2021, at Frederick Health.

Betty M. Easton, 90, of Frederick, passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021, at Edenton Retirement Community. She was the wife of the late Harry Easton. Born in Frederick on November 13, 1930, she was a daughter of the late Joseph Thomas and Ida Rebecca Davis Dennis. Betty was retired from the…

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