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F. WASHABAUGH SR. CIVIL SERVANT, 76
Funeral services took place for Glen Burnie resident Francis Parry Washabaugh Sr. on Monday, Nov. 26, at Cherry Grove Cemetery, Cherry Grove, Pa.
Mr. Washabaugh, 76, died of cardiac arrhythmia on Nov. 23 at North Arundel Hospital.
He had worked for the Texaco Oil Company for five years, then as a customs inspector for 16 years. He also worked at the Panama Canal and for the U.S. Civil Service until his retirement in 1970.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Rita F. Kotalik Washabaugh; three daughters, Mary Louise Wagner of Cherry Grove, Pa., Theresa Ann Harvey of Dubuque, Iowa and Ruth Macel DeSalvo of Glen Burnie; three sons, Francis Perry Washabaugh Jr. of Rapid City, S.D., Paul R. Washabaugh of Wooster, Ohio and C.T.R.C. James P. Washabaugh, U.S. Navy; 19 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Local funeral arrangements were handled by Singleton Funeral Home.
MARGARET C. DAIL HOMEMAKER, 65
Funeral services will take place for Glen Burnie resident Margaret Carbin Dail at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28, at Singleton Funeral Home.
Mrs. Dail, 65, died of respiratory failure on Nov. 24 at Harbor Hospital Center.
The former Margaret Larsen was a homemaker and a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Brooklyn.
She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Thomas H. Dail Jr.; a daughter, Margaret G. Vance of Shreveport, La.; a son,Thomas H. Dail III of Tacoma, Washington; a brother, Harvey H. Larsen of Baltimore; two sisters, Gertrude Schumann of Pasadena and Anna V. George of Curtis Bay, and five grandchildren.
C. J. TUMMINELLO BOOK BINDER, 87
Funeral services took place for Glen Burnie resident Carmel Joseph Tumminello on Monday, Nov. 26, at Church of the Crucifixion.
Mr. Tumminello, 87, died of pneumonia on Nov. 23 at North Arundel Hospital.
He retired from the U.S. Government Printing Office as a book binder in 1973.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Sadie L. Alcarese Tumminello; two sons, John T. Tumminello of New Oxford, Pa. and Eleadoro Jerome Tumminello of Pasadena, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were made by Singleton Funeral Home.
JEFFREY E. BRIGGS CARPENTER, 83
Funeral arrangements will take place for Glen Burnie resident Jeffrey Edward Briggs at 10 a.m. today at Singleton Funeral Home.
Mr. Briggs, 83, died of cardiac arrest on Nov. 24 at North Arundel Hospital.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Viola M. Briggs; three daughters, Bettie Leister of Pasadena, Kathryn Swanhart of Glen Burnie and Patricia Arthur of Brooklyn; two sons, Jeffrey Briggs Jr. of Riviera Beach and Henry Briggs of Pasadena, ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
MARTHA D. JEFFRIES SECRETARY, 75
Memorial services will take place for Linthicum Heights resident Martha Dreyer Jeffries at 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28, at Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Jeffries, 75, died of cancer on Nov. 24 at her home.
A graduate of Friends School, she was formerly a secretary and assistant to her father, Henry D. Dreyer Jr., who owned a box manufacturing plant in Baltimore. Following her marriage to Thomas T. Jeffries Jr. in 1941, the couple lived in Baltimore before moving to Linthicum Heights in 1942.
She is survived by her husband, Thomas T. Jeffries; two sons, Thomas T.
Jeffries III of Kingwood, Texas and Henry Dreyer Jeffries of Ellicott City; a sister, Louise Dreyer Bonner of Baltimore, two grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund of the Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church, 200 School Lane, Linthicum Heights, Md.
21090; or to Arundel Hospice, 403 Headquarters Drive, Suite 1, Millersville, Md. 21108.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Singleton Funeral Home.