Advertisement
HomeCollectionsPort Republic
IN THE NEWS

Port Republic

FEATURED ARTICLES
NEWS
April 6, 2004
Republic, MD; wife of the late Roy C. Howard; devoted mother of Ann H. Boyer, J. Edward Howard and Nancy E. Barry. Also surviving are eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Services will be held Wednesday April 7 at 2 P.M. at Christ Episcopal Church, Port Republic, MD. Interment in the church cemetery. Contributions may be made to the One Room School, P.O. Box 431, Port Republic, MD, 20676.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | May 16, 2013
Robert M. Douglass, former chief engineer of Baltimore Gas & Electric Co.'s Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant, died Monday of cancer at his home in Port Republic, Calvert County. He was 88. The son of an electrical engineer and a homemaker, Robert Mann Douglass was born in Hartford, Conn., and raised in Wethersfield, Conn., where he graduated in 1942 from Wethersfield High School. He served as a paratrooper with the 11th Airborne in the Pacific and with occupying forces in Japan during World War II. After the war, he enrolled at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y., where he earned his bachelor's degree in electrical engineering in 1950.
Advertisement
NEWS
May 4, 2006
On May 1, 2006, ANNIE PARRANWAGNER, beloved wife of Warren H. Wagner, dear mother of Elizabeth W. Kirkley and Robert P. Wagner; devoted sister of Thomas Parran, Jr., and Mary Sledge. Also survived by five grandchildren. Friends may call at the family owned Mitchell-Wiedefeld Funeral Home, Inc., 6500 York Road (at Overbrook), on Friday 4 to 7 P.M. A Graveside service will be held Monday 1 P.M. at Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery, Port Republic, MD. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, 3100 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD 20676-2101.
NEWS
May 19, 2007
On May 17, 2007, WILMER LEROY HEATWOLE, 78. Survived by wife; Lois Heatwole, two sons, Dwight E. Heatwole of Severn, MD, Galen L. Heatwole of Eldersburg, MD; daughter, Karen A. Baillargeon of Eldersburg, MD, and two grandchildren. Memorial service 11 A.M., Monday at Grandle Funeral Home in Broadway, VA. Masonic Service 6 P.M., Sunday at the funeral home. Family will receive friends following. Memorial contributions to Shriner's Cripple Childrens Hospital, c/o Valley Shrine Club-John M. Stone, 8883 Fox Hill Drive, Port Republic, VA, 24471.
NEWS
August 29, 2004
On Sunday, August 22, 2004, BETTY LEE WEEMS (nee Prout), of Port Republic, MD. Beloved wife of Robert "Bobby" Weems; loving mother of Douglas and John Philip; mother-in-law of Eileen and Pam; grandmother of Katherine Curran and Megan Betty, Joshua Robert, Mattie Elizabeth and Jenni Leigh. Memorial Service will be held at Christ Church, on Sunday, September 26, at 2 P.M, 3100 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD Interment private. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Calvert Hospice, P.O. Box 838, Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
NEWS
December 4, 2005
On December 2, 2005, JOHN D. BRISCOE (JACK) of St. Leonard, MD; beloved husband of Mary S. Briscoe; devoted father of Chloe B. Ewalt, John P. Briscoe, Mary-Clare B. Mc Matt and Thomas D. Briscoe; brother of James T. Briscoe and the late Dr. Philip Briscoe. He is also survived by nine grandchildren. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, from 2 to 4 and 5 to 7 P.M. at Mr. Briscoe's home, 4900 Briscoe Road, St. Leonard, MD. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 11 A.M. at Christ Episcopal Church, 3100 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD. Interment in the Church Cemetery.
NEWS
March 17, 2004
On Tuesday, March 16, 2004, ROBERT FRANCIS MCQUEENEY of St. Leonard, MD. Beloved husband of Elaine Mc Queeney and loving father of Anne North, Rebecca Southard, Deborah Flynn, Robert Mc Queeney and Joyce Carey. Also survived by his sister, Joan Francischelli; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Family will receive friends at the RAUSH FUNERAL HOME , 4405 Broomes Island Rd., Port Republic, MD on Thursday, March 18, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9PM. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 19, at Christ Episcopal Church, 3100 Broomes Island Rd., Port Republic, MD at 11 am. Interment church cemetery.
NEWS
January 31, 2006
ROSIE PITCHER (nee Rawlings) passed away at her home in Port Republic, MD on Monday, January 30, 2006 the loving wife of Charles W. Dickie Pitcher, Sr.; beloved mother of Charles W. "Buddy" Pitcher, Jr. and Pamel Gale Matteson; grandmother of Dawn Marie Florance, Charles W. "Skip" Pitcher, III, Christina Price Pitcher, Courtney Elizabeth Pitcher and Michael Anthony Matteson; great-grandmother of Annamarie Gindell and Nathan Pitcher; devoted sister of...
NEWS
May 19, 2007
On May 17, 2007, WILMER LEROY HEATWOLE, 78. Survived by wife; Lois Heatwole, two sons, Dwight E. Heatwole of Severn, MD, Galen L. Heatwole of Eldersburg, MD; daughter, Karen A. Baillargeon of Eldersburg, MD, and two grandchildren. Memorial service 11 A.M., Monday at Grandle Funeral Home in Broadway, VA. Masonic Service 6 P.M., Sunday at the funeral home. Family will receive friends following. Memorial contributions to Shriner's Cripple Childrens Hospital, c/o Valley Shrine Club-John M. Stone, 8883 Fox Hill Drive, Port Republic, VA, 24471.
NEWS
February 1, 2005
On January 30, 2005, JOHN EDWARD NORFOLK SR., of St. Leonard, MD, devoted husband of Jane Norfolk, father of John Edward Norfolk Jr., Ronnie James Norfolk, George Edgar Norfolk, Joseph Daniel Norfolk, Mark Richard Norfolk and the late Penny Ann Norfolk, brother of Dottie and the late Marven, Richard and Raymond Norfolk. He is also survived by twelve grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Memorial service will be held on Wednesday, February 2, 2005, at 3 P. M at the Rausch Funeral Home, P.A, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD. Interment private.
NEWS
May 9, 2006
On May 7, 2006, DR. KENNETH ROBERT TENORE, of California, MD; the beloved brother of Elizabeth J. Tenore, Louis J. Tenore and the late Lillian Tenore; devoted uncle of Louis J. Tenore, Jr. Friends may call at the RAUSCH Funeral Home, P.A., 4405 Broomes Island Rd., Port Republic, MD on Thursday, from 7 to 9 P.M. A Mass of Christian burial will be offered on Friday May 12, 2006, 1:00 P.M, at Our lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church, Solomons, MD. Interment private....
NEWS
May 4, 2006
On May 1, 2006, ANNIE PARRANWAGNER, beloved wife of Warren H. Wagner, dear mother of Elizabeth W. Kirkley and Robert P. Wagner; devoted sister of Thomas Parran, Jr., and Mary Sledge. Also survived by five grandchildren. Friends may call at the family owned Mitchell-Wiedefeld Funeral Home, Inc., 6500 York Road (at Overbrook), on Friday 4 to 7 P.M. A Graveside service will be held Monday 1 P.M. at Christ Episcopal Church Cemetery, Port Republic, MD. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, 3100 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD 20676-2101.
NEWS
February 2, 2006
WALTER A. GRIBBEN, age 69, of St. Leonard, MD., on January 31, 2006; beloved husband of Shirley A. Gribben; devoted father of Donald L. and Patrick S. Gribben, Natalie M. Moore, Tracey A. Mc Nally and Laurie M. Terracciano. Grandfather of five, great-grandfather of five. He is also survived by three sisters Doris Baumer, June Wishard and Mary Ellen French, and a brother Edward Gribben. Friends may call at the Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Rd. Port Republic, MD. On Friday February 3, 2006 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Where sercives will be held on Saturday February 4, 11 A.M. Interment will follow in St. John Vianney Cathoilic Cemetery, Prince Fredrick, MD. Memorial contributions may be made to either The Optimist Club of St. Leonard, P.O. Box 484 St. Leonard, MD. 20685 or St Leonard Vol. Fire Dep. P.O. Box 101 St. Leonard, MD., 20685.
NEWS
January 31, 2006
ROSIE PITCHER (nee Rawlings) passed away at her home in Port Republic, MD on Monday, January 30, 2006 the loving wife of Charles W. Dickie Pitcher, Sr.; beloved mother of Charles W. "Buddy" Pitcher, Jr. and Pamel Gale Matteson; grandmother of Dawn Marie Florance, Charles W. "Skip" Pitcher, III, Christina Price Pitcher, Courtney Elizabeth Pitcher and Michael Anthony Matteson; great-grandmother of Annamarie Gindell and Nathan Pitcher; devoted sister of...
NEWS
December 4, 2005
On December 2, 2005, JOHN D. BRISCOE (JACK) of St. Leonard, MD; beloved husband of Mary S. Briscoe; devoted father of Chloe B. Ewalt, John P. Briscoe, Mary-Clare B. Mc Matt and Thomas D. Briscoe; brother of James T. Briscoe and the late Dr. Philip Briscoe. He is also survived by nine grandchildren. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, from 2 to 4 and 5 to 7 P.M. at Mr. Briscoe's home, 4900 Briscoe Road, St. Leonard, MD. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 11 A.M. at Christ Episcopal Church, 3100 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD. Interment in the Church Cemetery.
NEWS
February 1, 2005
On January 30, 2005, JOHN EDWARD NORFOLK SR., of St. Leonard, MD, devoted husband of Jane Norfolk, father of John Edward Norfolk Jr., Ronnie James Norfolk, George Edgar Norfolk, Joseph Daniel Norfolk, Mark Richard Norfolk and the late Penny Ann Norfolk, brother of Dottie and the late Marven, Richard and Raymond Norfolk. He is also survived by twelve grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Memorial service will be held on Wednesday, February 2, 2005, at 3 P. M at the Rausch Funeral Home, P.A, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD. Interment private.
NEWS
August 16, 2004
On August 14, 2004 THOMAS H. RAINIER of Prince Fredrick, MD; beloved husband of June D. Rainier; devoted uncle of Beverly Horich, Carolyn Moore, Linda Jaworski, Thomas Gibson, Cathy Schepers and the late john E. Gibson. He is also survived by many great nieces and nephews. Friends may call RAUSCH FUNERAL HOME, 4405 Broomes Island Road, Port Republic, MD on Tuesday, August 17 and Wednesday, August 18 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. where services will be held on Thursday, August 19 at 11 A.M. Interment Asbury Cemetery.
NEWS
April 18, 2004
On April 12, 2004 WILLIAM JOHN SENFT SR., of Baltimore, MD. Father of Barbara A. Ficke, Sharon L. Kellam, Irene M. Dunk, David L., William J. Jr., Dennis P. and Bruce A. Senft. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, May 8, 2004, 12 noon at the Rosedale Community Evangelical Congregational Church, 7901 Redmore Rd., Rosedale, MD 21237. Interment will be private. ARRANGEMENTS BY RAUSCH FUNERAL HOME P.A., PORT REPUBLIC, MD.
NEWS
December 3, 2004
John C. Lamb, a retired Johns Hopkins University research chemist, died Nov. 26 of an apparent heart attack at his Port Republic home in Calvert County. He was 72 and earlier had lived in Rodgers Forge for more than 30 years. Born in Augusta, Ga., Mr. Lamb earned a chemistry degree from Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C., and studied at Georgia Institute of Technology. He served in the Army as a chemist at Edgewood Arsenal. In 1970, after working in Atlanta, he moved to Baltimore and became a research chemist at the university, working in prostate cancer research.
NEWS
October 25, 2004
On October 21, 2004 RICHARD GARY RAYMAN, of Ocean City, Md., beloved husband of Nancy L. Rayman, brother of Marlene Mealey. He was predeceased by his parents, James and Evelyn Rayman and 2 brothers Roy and Howard Rayman. Friends may call at the Rausch Funeral Home, 4405 Broomes Island Rd., Port Republic, MD., on Tuesday October 26 from 7 to 8 P.M. A Memorial service will be held at 8 P.M. Interment private. Memorial contributions may be made to: Trinity United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 2142, Prince Frederick, MD 20678.
Baltimore Sun Articles
|
|
|
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.