Mr. James Harold Weller, of Harpers Ferry, died Monday, August 19. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.Mr. James Harold Weller, of Harpers Ferry, died Monday, August 19, 2019. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.

Ms. Denise Michele Thompson, of Frederick, MD, died Saturday, August 17. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick, MD.Ms. Denise Michele Thompson, of Frederick, MD, died Saturday, August 17, 2019. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick, MD.

Mr. Richard Semler, of Hagerstown, died Sunday, August 18. Arrangements are by Rest Haven Funeral Home, Hagerstown.Mr. Richard Semler, of Hagerstown, died Sunday, August 18, 2019. Arrangements are by Rest Haven Funeral Home, Hagerstown.

Mr. Morris Howard Uter, of Frederick, MD, died Monday, July 22. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick, MD.Mr. Morris Howard Uter, of Frederick, MD, died Monday, July 22, 2019. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick, MD.

Mrs. Waltrine Faber, of Frederick, MD, died Tuesday, August 20. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick, MD.Mrs. Waltrine Faber, of Frederick, MD, died Tuesday, August 20, 2019. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick, MD.

Ms. Jeanne Askew, of Rockville, MD, died Sunday, July 21. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick, MD.Ms. Jeanne Askew, of Rockville, MD, died Sunday, July 21, 2019. Arrangements are by Gary L. Rollins Funeral Home, Frederick, MD.

Mr. Bernard Martin Wachter, of Hagerstown, died Thursday, August 15. Arrangements are by Resthaven Funeral Services, Skkot Cody P.A., Frederick.Mr. Bernard Martin Wachter, of Hagerstown, died Thursday, August 15, 2019. Arrangements are by Resthaven Funeral Services, Skkot Cody P.A., Frederick.

Mr. Bernard Martin Wachter, 64, formerly of Frederick, passed away on August 15, 2019, at Star Community in Hagerstown.

Margaret Agnes (Hill) Gillam, of Crestwood Village, Frederick, MD, died at home on Monday, August 19, 2019.

Judith A. Cochran, 70, of Walkersville, Maryland, passed from this life on Sunday, August 18, 2019, at her home.

Mrs. Myra Jean Lee, 83, of Emmitsburg, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at the Gettysburg Hospital. She was the loving wife of 64 years to Raymond J. Lee Jr. Born in Frederick on October 31, 1935, she was a daughter of the late William E. and Edna Mae Keith Crummitt.

Mrs. Deborah J. “Debi” Peeks, 68, of Frederick, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at the Kline Hospice House after a long battle with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s Disease). She was the loving wife of the late Eugene A. Peeks. Born January 4, 1951, in Frederick, she was the devoted daughter of t…

Mr. Isander Castro, of Hagerstown, died Wednesday, August 14. Arrangements are by Rest Haven Funeral Home, Inc., Hagerstown.Mr. Isander Castro, of Hagerstown, died Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Arrangements are by Rest Haven Funeral Home, Inc., Hagerstown.

Douglas W. Howard Jr., 82, of Frederick, MD, passed away on August 18, 2019. Son of the late Douglas Howard Sr. and Normie Gates Howard. Survived by his sisters, Betty L. Howard and Margaret Poole; as well as his brother, Donald Howard. Predeceased by his sisters, Sandra Howard, Patsy Studeb…

In loving memory of Walter D. Carter. 11/2/1940 — 8/14/2019.

Clyde F. Thompson, of Woodfield-Damascus, MD, born on March 23, 1925, passed peacefully on August 16, 2019, with his wife by his side. He leaves his sweetheart and wife of 44 years, Rose Marie Thompson (nee Crockett), and a daughter, Bonnie Rose Coonradt (Dan); also survived by brother, Ed S…

David “Pete” Johnson, age 86, died August 19, 2019, at his home in Mount Airy, MD. He was the widower of Lois Johnson. They shared a lifetime together.

Shirley Mason Cannon, 98, of Frederick, MD, passed away peacefully on July 20, 2019, at Vindobona Nursing & Rehab Center.

Mrs. Jean Heiges Coldiron, 72, went home to be with her Lord on Saturday, August 17, 2019. She was born in Washington, D.C., the daughter of the late Harold and Helen Palmer Heiges.

Mrs. Joanne E. Beardsley, 53, of Brunswick, died Monday, August 19, 2019, at Holy Cross Hospital. She was the loving wife of 26 years to Charles A. “Chuck” Beardsley Jr.

Mr. Norman W. “Buddy” Fogle, 85, of Hagerstown and formerly a longtime resident of Frederick, passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019, at his home, with his family by his bedside. He was the husband of 65 years to Janet Clingan Fogle. Born in Frederick on September 4, 1933, he was a son of t…

Donald “Doc” Wayne Waterman Sr., 73, of Frederick, passed suddenly on Monday, August 19, 2019, at his home. Born May 10, 1946, in Des Moines, Iowa, he was the son to the late Fay Anderson and Sarah Jane (nee George) Waterman. He was the beloved husband of 33 years to Wanda Jean Waterman.

Jack F. Fessler, of Washington, D.C., died Monday, May 1. 

Deborah Jeanne Peeks, of Mount Airy, died Saturday, August 17. Arrangements are by Resthaven Funeral Services, Skkot Cody, P.A., Frederick.

Charles Aubrey Dixon Jr., of Frederick, MD, died Saturday, August 17. 

Judith "Judy" A. Cochran, of Walkersville, died Sunday, August 18. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Homes, Frederick.

Jeanne Hopta Fessler, of Washington, D.C., died Monday, August 12. 

Sandra Lee Duffy, of Hampstead, MD, died Friday, August 16. Arrangements are by Eline Funeral Home, Hampstead, MD.

Robert Lee Eaton, of Frederick, died Saturday, August 17. Arrangements are by Resthaven Funeral Services, Skkot Cody, P.A., Frederick.

Dawn L. Hinson, 85, of Frederick, passed away on August 16. She was the wife of Joe H. Hinson, who passed away in July 2012. They were married for 31 years. Mrs. Hinson was born in Martinsburg, WV, the daughter of the late Garnett and Eva West of Martinsburg.

Mr. John David Stream, 93, went to be with the Lord on August 19, 2019. He was the husband of the late Esther Rohrback Stream, who passed on May 11, 1996.

Rosemarie Butsch Sappington, 85, of Libertytown, Maryland, passed peacefully from this life and into Jesus’ loving arms on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at her home with family by her side.

If there’s one characteristic that defined Charles Aubrey Dixon Jr., it was his generosity with family, friends, and those in need, and his acceptance of other races, faiths, and perspectives in a world that often did not.

Lewis Wallace Moon Jr., born November 17, 1943, patriarch of the raucous Moon family and a model of someone who truly understands how to embrace pride and joy, died August 15, 2019. Born to Lewis and Ann (nee Kane) in Newark, NJ, Lew grew up around the world. His dad was an officer in the Un…

Ralph Monroe Thomas Jr., 83, of Adamstown, Maryland, passed from this life on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Carol Ann Thomas for 65 years.

Mrs. Katherine Anne Jordan, 59, of Falling Waters, WV, passed away suddenly on August 14, 2019, in Pittsburgh, PA. She was the loving wife of Lorenza Jordan, whom she married on October 4, 1997, and loving mother to Brodie Ledford.

Mary A. Schroyer, 70, of Frederick, Maryland, passed from this life on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at Frederick Memorial Hospital in Frederick.

Alice Catherine Fraley Gregg, 84, of Woodstock and formerly of Rocky Ridge, MD, passed away Friday, August 16, 2019.

Jane Bast Stearns, 92, of Dickerson, MD, went to heaven (and if anyone belongs there, she does!) on August 12, 2019. Born May 13, 1927, in Louisiana, MO, she was the daughter of George Y. and Francis Haley Bast.

Thomas Earl Olsen, 91, of Hagerstown, MD, and formerly of Cascade, MD, passed away Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at Elmcroft Senior Living of Hagerstown.

Mary A. Schroyer, of Frederick, died Saturday, August 17. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Frederick.

Mrs. Rosemarie Butsch Sappington, of Libertytown, died Saturday, August 17. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Walkersville.

Wilbert E. “Pete” Rinehart, 86, of Frederick, Maryland, passed from this life on Friday, August 16, 2019, at Kline Hospice House in Mount Airy, MD. He was the beloved husband of the late Fayette Rinehart.

Guy F. Alexander Jr moved to his eternal home on Thursday, August 15, 2019. Guy, better known as Sonny or Skeets by family and friends, was born to Orpha Shumaker Alexander and Guy F. Alexander on March 26, 1932.

Paul Thomas Twigg, 60, of Hagerstown, MD, passed away Thursday, August 15, 2019, at his home.

Thomas Henry Mangan, III, of Frederick, died Tuesday, August 6. Arrangements are by Resthaven Funeral Services, Frederick.

Jean Martha Steed, of Monrovia, died Friday, August 16. Arrangements are by Stauffer Funeral Home, Mount Airy.

Thomas Henry Mangan III, 84, of Frederick, Maryland, passed away on August 6, 2019. He was the loving husband of Carol Mangan for 48 years. Born July 5, 1935, he was the devoted son of the late Thomas and Alice Mangan.

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