Lucia G. Demond of North East died Wednesday, February 26, 2015, in Union Hospital, Elkton. She was 89.
Born in Elkton on April 6, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Russell and late Margaret Bradley Grant.
Mrs. Demond attended North East Public Schools and the University of Texas where she was a member of the Phi Mu sorority.
She was a substitute teacher and aide for Bay View Elementary School.
Beverly June Galoff of Elkton died February 23, 2015. She was 81.
Born in Winona, Minn. on May 23, 1933, daughter of the late Ole & Amanda Solberg.
She retired from the Cecil County Public School System in 1996 where she worked as a reading specialist.
Margo Faye Hawley, 75, of Rising Sun, MD, died Thursday, February 19, 2015 at her residence. Born January 16, 1940 in Baltimore, MD, she was the daughter of the late Eric Francis and Mary Frances Boyd Hawley.
Mabel Ann Harrington of Chesapeake City died Sunday, February 22, 2015 in the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, Baltimore. She was 68.
Born in Elkton, on January 4, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Ward and the late Mabel Blanch (Lockard) Futty.
Prior to her retirement, Mrs. Harrington worked at Thiokol from 1979 until 2011 as a production operator.
She was a member of Ebenezer UM Church, Rising Sun, where she taught Sunday School.
Mrs. Harrington loved spending time with her family; loved bingo, fishing, shopping, wildlife and all holidays. She was very generous and good hearted and was loved by everyone she met.
Manley (Junior) W. Merchant, Sr. of Perryville died February 17, 2015. He was 61.
Born February 5, 1954 he was the son of the late Harry and Ruth Thomas Trego.
Mr. Merchant was a member of the Sons of the American Legion of Perryville.
He was employed by Tero Tek of Aberdeen Proving Ground and was also a carpenter.
He loved volunteering his time umpiring for Perryville Little League. He was a Ravens and Orioles fan.
He spent a lot of time at the 7-11 swapping stories with friends. He adored all his grandkids. He enjoyed walking his dogs, loved his cats, and fishing with his friend, Matt.
James Thomas Fayer, Jr., died Thursday, February 19, 2015. He was 83.
He was born in Perryville, Maryland on September 1, 1931 to Josephine Jackson Fayer and James Thomas Fayer, Sr., who preceded him in death.
Mr. Fayer served his country as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.
He retired from the Department of Veterans Affairs Fire Department at Perry Point, with 25 years beginning as a firefighter and ending his career as a Captain. He also retired from ATK (formerly Thiokol Corp).
Mildred Tamargo Letts of Elkton died Friday, February 20, 2015, in the Laurelwood Care Center, Elkton. She was 86.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on July 28, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Sandy and the late Elivera (Schwerdtman) Tamargo.
She was a self-employed hairdresser.
Robert Steven Taylor, 63, of Phoenix, AZ, formerly of Oxford passed away Saturday, February 7, 2015 in Phoenix, AZ.
He was the husband of the late Rose Albright Taylor and Janey Minder Taylor.
Born in Jennersville, PA he was the son of the late James, Sr. and Bonnie Corum Taylor.
He received his Associate of Arts degree with a major in Human Services in June, 2009.
He was a member of the NWTF Assoc.
Robert was employed as a case worker with Kelsch Assoc. for 20 years. He was part of the family living arrangement. He opened his home and heart to Matthew Goodley who resided with Robert for 8 years and Richard Gray for 5 years. They both called him dad.
Alan Charles Weaver of North East died Tuesday, February 17, 2015. He was 59.
He was born on December 18, 1955 in Elkton, son of James D. Weaver, Jr. and Lita Fay Weaver (Levredge).
After graduating from North East High School in 1973, he attended Washington College in Chestertown.
Mr. Weaver still lived on the family farm where he was raised and worked relentless hours with his father and brothers.
Since he was about 10 years old he worked at the family business, Weaver's Liquors, and later became owner of Weaver's Plum Creek Market in Hances Point.
Robert Harley Miller, Jr., ‘Bobby’ 49 of Elkton, MD, died Tuesday, February 17, 2015 in the University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, MD.
Born in Elkton, MD, on July 30, 1965, he was the son of the late Robert Harley ‘Bud’ Miller, Sr. and Esther Annette ‘Judy’ (Heverin) Miller.
He had worked at Howard’s Market, North East, MD, the Anchorage, Elk Neck, MD and Newark Toll Plaza, Newark, DE.
Bobby enjoyed chatting with friends around the world on the internet, bingo and singing. He most enjoyed the time spent with his family.