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Jessie Marie Coleman, 51
DOVER - Jessie Marie Coleman of Dover died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in her home. She was 51.
Mrs. Coleman was born Aug. 27, 1947, in Bedford, Va., the daughter of the late Theodore and Cora Turner.
She had worked in the Dover Air Force Base commissary.
Mrs. Coleman was a member of the Shiloh Baptist Church, Bedford.
Her hobbies included fishing, shopping, gardening and spending joyous free time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Bernard Coleman of Dover; a son, Bernard Calvin Coleman of San Clemente, Calif.; a daughter, Rhonda Yvette Coleman of Dover; six brothers, Curtis Turner of Evington, Va., Jack Turner of Leesburg, Fla., Onnie Turner of Evington, Robert Turner and Rufus Turner, both of Hampton, Va., and George Turner of Huddleston, Va.; three sisters, Rachye Bobbins of Cherry Hill, N.J., and Laura Alexander and Mamie Lee, both of Huddleston, Va.; and two grandchildren, Djavan Coleman of San Clemente and Malik Coleman-Hayes of Dover.
Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Shiloh Baptist Church, Bedford.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to Delaware Hospice, Central Division, 911 S. Du Pont Highway, Dover, DE 19901.
Arrangements by Torbert Funeral Chapel, Dover.
Carolyn Isabel Coursey, 98
SEAFORD - Carolyn Isabel Coursey of Seaford died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999, in Methodist Manor Nursing Home, Seaford. She was 98.
Ms. Coursey was born on April 6, 1900, in Fords Store (now Grasonville), Md., the daughter of the late Charles O. and Alice Rhodes Coursey.
She graduated from Stevensville High School and began a career teaching in the Queen Anne's County school system. She began teaching at the Grasonville Elementary School, spending her entire career there, and retired as the principal of the school in the late 1950s.
She is survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, great-great-nieces, great-great-nephews, great-great-great-nieces and great-great-great-nephews.
Service will be 1 p.m. Saturday at the Immanuel United Methodist Church in Grasonville, Md., where friends may call two hours prior to the service.
Burial will be in Chesterfield Cemetery, Centreville.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to Hospice of Queen Anne's Inc., 300 Del Rhodes Ave., Queenstown, MD 21658.
Arrangements by Fellows, Helfenbein & Newnam Funeral Home, Chester.
Joshua M. 'Skeets' Elliott, 92
TEQUESTA, Fla. - Joshua M. ''Skeets'' Elliott of Tequesta, originally of Laurel, Del., died Thursday, Jan. 14, 1999, in Hospice of Palm Beach. He was 92.
Mr. Elliott had lived in Tequesta for three years, moving from Jupiter Inlet Colony, where he lived from 1958 until 1995.
He was a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd in Tequesta.
He is survived by his wife, Marjorie W. Elliott of Tequesta; a son, Kent M. Elliott of Jacksonville Beach; a daughter, Lynne E. Monteith of Rehoboth Beach, Del.; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held noon Saturday at Taylor & Modeen Funeral Home in Jupiter.
Burial will be in Riverside Memorial Park, Jupiter.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, Tequesta branch office, or the Church of the Good Shepherd, 400 Seabrook Road, Tequesta, FL 33469.
Lilly Owings Ferguson, 101
CECILTON, Md. - Lilly Owings Ferguson of Cecilton died of heart failure Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999, in Union Hospital, Elkton. She was 101.
Miss Ferguson was born in Cecilton, the daughter of the late Thomas Alibone Roberts Ferguson and Emma (Myerly) Ferguson.
She attended Cecil County public schools. She graduated from the University of Delaware, where she received her degree in education. She embarked on a teaching career and worked for the Kent County Board of Education. She taught at Galena High School for many years.
Miss Ferguson loved to travel with her family, and when not traveling abroad, she enjoyed just getting in the car and taking day trips. She also enjoyed reading and particularly reading about history.
She was very active in St. Stephen's Episcopal Church in Earleville. She served on many different boards and was also the church historian.
Miss Ferguson was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Retired Teachers Association.
She is survived by several nephews, nieces, and a grandnephew and a grandniece.
Service will be 1 p.m. Saturday at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Earleville.
Friends may call 6-8 p.m. today at the Fellows, Helfenbein and Newnam Funeral Home, 226 E. Main Street, Cecilton.
Burial will be private.
Lambert Grant Foulk, 81
SEAFORD - Lambert Grant Foulk of Seaford died of heart failure Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford. He was 81.
Mr. Foulk was born in Wilmington, the son of the late Henry Mahaffy and Anna Miriam Grant Foulk.
He taught horticulture at Kent Vocational & Technical School, Dover, for 15 years, retiring in 1982.
Mr. Foulk owned and operated Foulk's Flowers from 1950 to 1970 in Seaford.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Virginia Solomon Foulk, in 1995; and by a grandson in 1988.
He is survived by three daughters, Patricia F. Droney of Millville, Lisa F. Ellis of Alexandria, Va., and Kathleen F. Crouch of Smyrna; a brother, Donald H. Foulk of Melbourne, Fla.; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandsons.
Memorial service will 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Luke's Episcopal Church, Front Street, Seaford. The Rev. Jeanne W. Kirby will officiate.
Burial will be private.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. Luke's Episcopal Church Memorial Fund, Front and North streets, Seaford, DE 19973.
Arrangements by Watson-Yates Funeral Home Inc., Seaford.
Robert C. Godwin, 83
MILLSBORO - Robert C. Godwin of Riverdale, near Millsboro, died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in Milford Memorial Hospital, Milford. He was 83.
Mr. Godwin was born in Chester, Pa.
He was a boiler supervisor at Townsends Inc., Millsboro, retiring in 1998 after 28 years.
Mr. Godwin was a member of First Baptist Church, Seaford.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Winifred Godwin, in 1976; and by his daughter, Patricia Cornell, in March 1998.
He is survived by five grandchildren.
Service will be 3 p.m. Sunday at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 Washington St., Millsboro, where friends may call two hours before the service. The Rev. John Hancock, pastor, will officiate.
Burial will be in Millsboro Cemetery, Millsboro.
Katie Jane Hicks, 43
WILMINGTON - Katie Jane Hicks of Wilmington died Sunday, Jan. 11, 1999, in her home. She was 43.
Ms. Hicks was born April 15, 1955, in Cool Spring, the daughter of Katherine Fordham of Harbeson.
She was a certified nurse with an associate's and a bachelor's degree.
She was employed at the Delaware State Hospital and was well-known and active in her community.
In addition to her mother, she is survived by a son, Julian Collins, who is serving in the Gulf; a daughter, Tomica Collins of Wilmington; four sisters, Lillie Eley and Lisa Chandler, both of Milton, Vera Gill of Centreville, Md., and Verna Harmon of Pennsylvania; a brother, Eddie Collins of Gary, Ind.; three brothers-in-law, Felton Chandler, Lenwood Eley and Melvin Harmon; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Service will be 8 p.m. Saturday at Congo Funeral Home, 24th and Market streets, Wilmington, where friends may call two hours prior to the service.
Burial will be 11 a.m. Monday in Riverview Cemetery, 3300 N. Market St., Wilmington.
Arrangements by Bennie Smith Funeral Home, Dover.
Archie Holden Jr., 72
SEAFORD - Archie Holden Jr. of Seaford died of heart failure Monday, Jan. 11, 1999, in Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford. He was 72.
Mr. Holden was born Oct. 16, 1926, in Snow Hill, Md.
He served in the U.S. Army.
He was a retired cook at Hardley Restaurant.
Mr. Holden was a member of John Wesley U.M. Church in Seaford. He was an usher, member of the men's choir and served on the finance community.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Edith Williams Holden.
He is survived by a daughter, Wanda Thompson of Seaford; a stepdaughter, Annette Holden of Seaford; a brother, Glen Holden of Connecticut; two sisters, Mabel Brown of Chester, Pa., and Gertrude Williams of Cambridge, Md.; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and a very special friend, Gladys Tull of Seaford.
Service will be noon Saturday at John Wesley U.M. Church, Seaford, where friends may call two hours prior to the service.
Burial will be in Macedonia A.M.E. Church Cemetery, Seaford.
Helen Horvath, 87
HENDERSON, Md. - Helen Horvath of Henderson died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999, in Kent General Hospital, Dover, Del. She was 87.
Mrs. Horvath was born Jan. 15, 1911, in Budapest, Hungary, the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth Wagenhoffer.
She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Horvath was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Marydel.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Stephen W. Horvath, in 1994.
She is survived by two daughters, Helen C. Hadley and Stephanie Smail, both of Henderson; a sister, Katherine Garrett of Smyrna, Del.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Mass will be 11 a.m. Monday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, where friends may call one hour prior to the service.
Burial will be in Sharon Hills Memorial Park, Dover.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, P.O. Box 399, Marydel, MD 21649.
Arrangements by Trader Funeral Home, Dover.
Grover E. Hubble, 82
FEDERALSBURG, Md. - Grover E. Hubble of Federalsburg died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999, while visiting his daughter in North East, Maryland. He was 82.
Mr. Hubble was born Nov. 28, 1916, in Bluefield, W.Va., the son of the late J. Graten and Easley Bailey Hubble.
He was a Tech 5 during World War II, serving with the U.S. Army in Northern France, the Ardennes, the Rhineland and Central Europe.
He had worked as a farm machinery mechanic for many years, working for Parker Brothers in Hurlock and, later, Tull Brothers in Seaford, Del.
Mr. Hubble was a member of Hurlock American Legion Post 243 in Hurlock.
He was preceded in death by six brothers and a sister.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Hazel Andrew Hubble of Federalsburg; a daughter, Verna Gay Hubble of North East; and several nieces and nephews.
Service will be 2 p.m. today at Frampton-Hawkins-Eskow Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Hill Crest Cemetery, Federalsburg.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to Caroline County Hospice Foundation, P.O. Box 362, Denton, MD 21629.
Forrest W. 'Bub' Kerlin, 72
BRIDGEVILLE - Forrest W. ''Bub'' Kerlin of Bridgeville died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in Nanticoke Memorial Hospital, Seaford. He was 72.
Mr. Kerlin was born Feb. 12, 1926, in Bordentown, N.J.
He had resided in that area most of his life before moving to Delaware in 1984.
He had retired as a lineman for the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1975 with over 32 years of service.
Mr. Kerlin was an Army veteran, serving with the 1st Army, 1st Medical Battalion, as an ambulance driver in the European theater.
He is survived by his wife, Elma R. ''Kotz'' Kerlin; three sisters, Ada Moscickis of Chicago, Emily DeCarlo of Trenton, N.J., and Shirley Collis of Hamilton Township, N.J.; several nieces and nephews; and many very special friends.
Service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the Huber Funeral Home, 517 Farnsworth Ave., Bordentown, where friends may call 6-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Burial will be in the Columbus Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to Johns Hopkins Hospital, Cancer Research, Baltimore, MD.
William D. 'Billy' Lankford Sr., 63
FELTON - William D. ''Billy'' Lankford Sr. of Felton died, after a long illness, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in his home. He was 63.
Mr. Lankford liked country music, rigging things up, tinkering with cars, and participating in the Demolition Derby at the Delaware State Fair near Harrington. He also had a great love for his dog, Bullet.
He was known by other names, in addition to Billy, such as Wild Bill, Repo Man and Pabst Blue Ribbon Man.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia ''Patsy'' Lankford, Feb. 10, 1998.
He is survived by five sons, William David Lankford Jr. of Lancaster, Pa., Earle Lankford, Robert Lankford Sr. and Richard Brown, all of Felton, and Thomas Lankford of Harrington; five daughters, Darlene Cropper of Bridgeville, Marlene Shields of Felton, Christine Wells of Federalsburg, Md., Juanita Brown of Lincoln and Trisha Tucker of Harrington; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and his childhood nanny, Sara Turpin of Denton, Md.
Service will be 11 a.m. Monday at the Fleischauer Funeral Home, 48 W. Market St., Greenwood, where friends may call from 7-9 p.m. Sunday.
Burial will be in Hollywood Cemetery, Harrington.
Roy Lewis, 88
DOVER - Roy Lewis of Dover died Thursday, Jan. 14, 1999, on North New Street, Dover. He was 88.
Mr. Lewis had worked for the Sanitation Department of Elsmere.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John Charles Lewis and Susan Matilda Springer.
He is survived by three caregivers, Lisa Clough, Peggy Kenn and Janet Epperson, all of Dover.
Service will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Gracelawn Cemetery and Chapel, where friends may call three-quarters of an hour before the service.
Burial will be in Gracelawn Cemetery following the service.
Arrangements by Trader Funeral Home, Dover.
Bessie E. Long, 81
MARYDEL - Bessie E. Long of Marydel died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and William Ramsey, with whom she lived. She was 81.
Mrs. Long was born March 30, 1917, in Baltimore, Md., the daughter of the late John and Goldie Dcamp Pilker.
She was a homemaker. She enjoyed doing crafts.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard Long.
In addition to her daughter and son-in-law, she is survived by a daughter, Janice Bowser of Brooklyn Park, Md.; a brother, Richard Pilker of Baltimore; two grandchildren, Cindy Oman of Salem, Mo., and David Bowersox of Baltimore; and five great-grandchildren.
Service and burial will be private.
Arrangements by Faries Funeral Directors Inc., 29 S. Main St., Smyrna.
Hans Frederick Marx, 83
LEWES - Hans Frederick Marx of Lewes died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999, in his home. He was 83.
Mr. Marx was born Aug. 8, 1915, in Baltimore, the son of the late John Henry Marx and Emma Frieda Marx.
He was a press photographer; he worked for The (Baltimore) Sun, and then, after retiring, as a free-lancer. He was press photographer of the year for the United States; the only photographer to exhibit press photography as an art form for The Encyclopaedia Britannica; and the only photographer to have a one-man exhibit of 50 photographs in the Washington Art Gallery. He also received awards in Belgium, Luxembourg and Brazil. For years, The Sun ran an insert of photos taken by him in their editions.
Mr. Marx also did several magazine-type books for the U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings, produced two major booklets of history for the U.S. Merchant Marine's Tall Ships Race in conjunction with the 1964-1965 New York World's Fair; and took specialty photographs covering the building of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.
He moved from Baltimore to Lewes in 1965.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Emma Frieda Marx.
He is survived by a son, Hans Stephan Marx of Tacoma, Wash.; a daughter, Marlene Malcan of Midlothian, Va.; a sister, Ruth Frieda Kuck, also of Midlothian; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Atkins-Lodge Chapel of Parsell Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 1449 Kings Highway, Lewes, where friends may call one hour before the service. The Rev. Edwin Thress, pastor, will officiate.
Burial will be in Baltimore National Cemetery, Baltimore.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Chesapeake Maritime Museum, P.O. Box 636 Navy Point, St. Michaels, MD 21663-0636; or to The Mariners Museum, 100 Museum Drive, Newport News, VA 23606-3759.
George L. McKee, 79
MIDDLETOWN - George L. McKee of Middletown died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in Kent General Hospital, Dover. He was 79.
Mr. McKee was born Oct. 24, 1919, in Drumwright, Okla., the son of the late George and Claire McKee.
He was a minister of Jehovah's Witnesses.
He is survived by his wife, Sarah McKee; a son, Robert McKee of Harrisburg, Pa.; and two grandchildren.
Memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Middletown.
Arrangements by Minus Funeral Home, Dover.
Lillian Hurley O'Neal, 79
CAMBRIDGE, Md. - Lillian Hurley O'Neal of Cambridge died Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999, in Wicomico Nursing Home, Salisbury, Md. She was 79.
Mrs. O'Neal was born April 16, 1919, in Cambridge, the daughter of the late William Luther and Missle Todd Hurley.
She was raised in Cambridge.
She was a 1936 graduate of Cambridge High School.
For most of her life, she resided in Laurel, and was first married to Marion Henderson, who passed away in 1967. After his death, she married Marion O'Neal and, for many years, they operated O'Neal Produce Market on U.S. 13 in Laurel, Del. Mr. O'Neal passed away in 1995. For two years, she made her home in Cambridge prior to entering the Wicomico Nursing Home in December 1997.
In addition to her first and second husbands, she was preceded in death by five brothers, William L. Hurley Jr., Arthur Hurley, Donald L. Hurley, Frederick Hurley and Joseph E. Hurley.
She is survived by a sister, Martha Reynolds of Salisbury; three brothers, the Rev. Thomas W. Hurley of Salisbury, Leroy K. Hurley of Easton and Edward F. Hurley of Salem; a stepson, Nelson O'Neal; a sister-in-law, Helen Purcell; a devoted niece, Pat Jarvis, whom she and her first husband helped to raise; several stepgrandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Service will be 1 p.m. today at the Thomas Funeral Home, Cambridge, where friends may call one hour prior to the service. The Rev. Thomas W. Hurley and The Rev. J. Arthur Hurley will officiate.
Pallbearers will be members of Mrs. O'Neal's family.
Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Wicomico Nursing Home, Activities Dept., 900 Booth St., Salisbury, MD 21801.
Muriel R. Schoelkopf, 78
OCEAN VIEW - Muriel R. Schoelkopf of Ocean View, formerly of Timonium, Md., died after a brief illness Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1999, in her home. She was 78.
Mrs. Schoelkopf was a member and secretary of the Timonium United Methodist Church, Timonium, for many years. After relocating to Ocean View in 1983, she was an active member of Mariner's Bethel United Methodist Church. She was a past president of the United Methodist Women. She was a charter member of ACTS (Atlantic Community Thrift Shop), which was developed in 1989 to help service the needs of the community, through the Southeast Sussex Ministerium. She served on the board of directors and was president in 1991 and 1992.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Therman Lewis Robinson; and a son, James Douglas Robinson.
She is survived by her second husband, Jack Schoelkopf of Ocean View; a daughter and son-in-law, Reba and Hal McVey of Schley, Va.; a son, Richard Robinson of Annapolis, Md.; a stepdaughter and son-in-law, Nancy and Ken Libertini of Huntingtown, Md.; a stepson and daughter-in-law, Art and Janet Schoelkopf of Baltimore; and two daughters-in-law, Gretchen Conner of Berlin, Md., and Pamela Robinson Bradley of Quinton, Va.; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Mariner's Bethel United Methodist Church, where the Rev. Joseph Burris will officiate.
The family suggests contributions may be made to the building fund of Mariner's Bethel United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 40, Ocean View, DE 19970.
Ellen Smith, 65
FELTON - Ellen Smith of Felton died Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in Kent General Hospital, Dover. She was 65.
Mrs. Smith was born in Frederica, the daughter of the late George and Alice Sherwood Rawding.
She was a nursing assistant at Genesis ElderCare Milford Manor, retiring in 1990. She also was a homemaker.
Mrs. Smith was very active in the community. She served as the vice president of the Community Fire Co. of Felton Ladies Auxiliary, was a member of the Frazier Homemakers Club and was involved with the V.C.F. Ruritan Club, Viola.
She enjoyed cooking and traveling.
Mrs. Smith attended Calvary Wesleyan Church, Harrington.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Robert Smith Sr.; a son, Robert Smith Jr. of Jacksonville, Fla.; two daughters, Bonnie Smith Maris and Rhonda K. Smith, both of Felton; two brothers, Leroy Rawding of Harrington and George Rawding of Felton; and four grandchildren, Chad Maris, Josh Smith and Staci Maris, all of Felton, and Robert Smith III of Jacksonville.
Service will be noon Saturday in the Chapel of Berry-Short Funeral Home, Main Street, Felton, where friends may call one hour prior to the service.
Burial will be in Hopkins Cemetery, Felton.
Janet E. Smith, 63
MILFORD - Janet E. Smith of Milford died Wednesday, Dec. 23, 1998, in Bayhealth Medical Center, Milford. She was 63.
Mrs. Smith was a homemaker.
She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and sewing for community affairs and friends.
Mrs. Smith was a volunteer in the gift shop for Milford Memorial Hospital.
She was a life member of Blue Hen VFW Auxiliary 6483 of Milford, joining in 1975. She served two terms as president and until her death was senior vice president of the auxiliary, Conductress in District 3 and assistant guard in department. She was an active member of the auxiliary and held many other chairwomanships.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William A. Smith, in 1990.
She is survived by her mother, Elsie Lambdin of Townsend; a son, Rodney McClain of Michigan; a stepson, William A. Smith Jr. of Alexandria, Va.; four sisters, Patricia Manning of Townsend, Mary F. Berner of Nottingham, Pa., Darlene Diferdiano of Parkesburg, Pa., and Beryl L. Keesy of Bryn Mawr, Pa.; and two stepgrandchildren.
Memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Rogers Funeral Home, 301 Lakeview Ave., Milford.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to Blue Hen VFW Auxiliary 6483, c/o Mrs. Ellen Jester, treasurer, 4775 Gun & Rod Club Road, Houston, DE 19954.
Dorothy H. Stark, 85
DENTON, Md. - Dorothy H. Stark of Denton died of heart failure Wednesday, Jan. 13, 1999, in her home. She was 85.
Mrs. Stark was born in Shamokin, Pa., the daughter of the late James Aloysius Whalen and Florence Beisel Whalen.
In the 1950s, she moved to Denton from Pennsylvania and had worked at the garment factory in Denton. Then, she was a clerk at the former Silco store in Denton; and, finally, she worked as a clerk at the Edgehill Pharmacy, retiring in 1975.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James F. Stark, Oct. 8, 1998; and three sisters, Grace Whalen, Mildred Wilkens and Katherine Snyder.
She is survived by a son, James A. Stark of Denton; three daughters, Florence E. Petroski of Denton, Patricia Reichert of Newark, Del., and Jeanne Saathoff of Ridgely; two sisters, Jean Cells of Lyndhurst, N.J., and Florence Jablon of Washington, N.J.; 12 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 11 o'clock Monday at St. Elizabeth's Roman Catholic Church, First Street, Denton.
Friends may call from 10-10:45 a.m. Monday at Moore Funeral Home P.A., 12 S. Second St., Denton.
Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery near Denton.
Instead of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to St. Elizabeth's Roman Catholic Church, P.O. Box 459, Ridgely, MD 21660.