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Monday, May 13th, 2013

WEIS, Carl E.

CARL EDWARD WEIS

On Thursday, May 9, 2013, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Lorene Weis; father of Carlene E. Harper and Donna Farley; grandfather of Melissa A. Farley and Brendan C. Farley; great-grandfather of Aiden M. Tusing; brother of Mary Corrigan. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD (Valet Parking) on Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Saint Andrew Apostle Church, 11600 Kemp Mill Road, Silver Spring, MD, on Wednesday, May 15 at 10:30 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Home Care & Hospice, 11800 Tech Road, Suite 240, Silver Spring, MD, 20904 or www.alz.org.

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Monday, May 13th, 2013

HUTCHISON, Timothy J.

TIMOTHY JOSEPH HUTCHISON

On Friday, May 10, 2013, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Kathleen Gleeson Hutchison; father of Laura Hamel Hutchison, Christine Culver Hutchison, and Molly McQuade Hutchison. Also survived by many loving family including brothers, sisters, nieces, and nephews. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Tuesday, May 14, 2013, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Cross Church, 4900 Strathmore Avenue, Garrett Park, MD, on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Church OR Our Lady of Good Counsel, c/o Music Department, 17301 Old Vic Blvd., Olney, MD 20832.

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Monday, May 13th, 2013

HIMES, Janice Ringley

JANICE RINGLEY HIMES

On Saturday, May 11, 2013, of Fort Belvoir, VA and Colesville, MD. Beloved wife of Lee Himes; mother of Kathy Himes Finlay, Kenneth Himes, and Karen Himes (Christopher) Walsh; sister of Edward Ringley and Karen Dunlop . Also survived by five grandchildren; Courtney, Mackenzie and Mallory Walsh and Shannon and Austin Himes. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Tuesday, May 14, from 2 until 4 p.m. and from 7 until 9 p.m. Funeral Service at Colesville Baptist Church, 13100 Andrew Drive, Silver Spring, MD, on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 beginning at 11 a.m. Interment Parklawn Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area, 7700 Leesburg Pike Suite 208, Falls Church, VA 22043 or by visiting www.parkinsonfoundation.org.

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Sunday, May 12th, 2013

PENNINGTON, Shurelin

SHURELIN PENNINGTON

“Mama” (Age 65)

Of Silver Spring, MD died on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at Holy Cross Hospital. Dear mother of June, Leisa and the late Oral; grandmother to Venessa, Gavin, Stephan, Demetria, Ryan, Nadria, Rashida, Tayia, Kashia and Katherine. She was affectionately called “Mama” by most due to her kind and nurturing ability. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD 20901 on Friday, May 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday, May 18 at Rockville Church of God of Prophecy, 14180 Travilah Road, Rockville, MD 20850 from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

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Sunday, May 12th, 2013

KRUGER, Ellen G.

ELLEN G. KRUGER (Age 94)

On Friday, May 10, 2013 of Kensington, MD. Beloved wife of the late Virgil E. “Tex” Kruger; mother of Judy Krautwurst; grandmother of Tracy (John) Novak and Tammy (Brian) Maggio; great-grandmother of James and Ryan Novak, Tyler and Brady Maggio. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD on Tuesday, May 14 from 10 to 11 a.m., where funeral service will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Interment Parklawn Memorial Park.

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Saturday, May 11th, 2013

DYSON, Melvin E.

MELVIN EUGENE DYSON, JR. (Age 90)

 

Served as a Pilot in the Navy during WWII

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013, of Brookeville, MD. Beloved husband for 60 years of Joan Yingling Dyson; father of Michael (Lisa), Brian, Craig (Casey) and the late Carolyn Dyson Vaughan (Edward). Also survived by eight grandchildren, Jason, Matthew, Holly, Amanda, Brooke, Alex, Columbia and Isabelle; and three great-grandchildren, Courtney, Zachary and Cameron. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Monday, May 13, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Peter’s Church, 2900 Sandy Spring Road, Olney, MD on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Contributions in his memory may be made to American Heart Association, Memorial & Tribute Processing Center, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216.

 

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Saturday, May 11th, 2013

BEST, Rivers J.

RIVERS JOHNSON BEST

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013, of Langley Park, MD. Beloved companion of Vija Boniewicz; father of Mark and Marvin Best; brother of Joe Davis of New York and Elsie Ruth of Florida. Also survived by nieces, Felicia Best Lewis of North Carolina and Sabrina (Brian) Jones of Virginia as well as a host of other family members. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Monday, May 13, 2013, from 12 until 1 p.m. with Funeral Service beginning at 1 p.m. Interment Parklawn Memorial Park.

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Friday, May 10th, 2013

MILLION, Amarech

AMARECH MILLION

On Wednesday, May 8, 2013, of Washington DC, Beloved mother of Solomon Ketema, Yemisirach Ketema, Sofia, Martha, Emebet, and Meaza Gorfineh; sister of Tsehey, Alemzewd, Mulunesh, Nigiste Million, Tassaw Tassen and Fikremariam Million. Also survived by 8 Grandchildren. Funeral Service at Debre Gen Medhanlem Ethiopian Orthodox Church , 4401 Old Branch Avenue, Temple Hills, MD, on Saturday, May 11, at 9:30 AM. Interment Columbia Gardens Cemetery, Arlington, VA.


Friday, May 10th, 2013

COLLINS, Sean W.

SEAN WILLIAM COLLINS

On Tuesday May 7, 2013 of Ashburn, VA. Beloved husband of Wendy Elizabeth Collins; father of John “Jack” Andrew Collins; son of William Francis Collins and Quita Tansey Collins; brother of Michelle Collins Toczko and Michael Collins, brother-in-law to Tina Collins and James Toczko. Also survived by his nieces Ansleigh, Felicia, Tiffany and nephews Patrick, Nathan, Andrew, Noah and Micah; son-in-law of Robert and Sharon Brown. Funeral Service will be held at the Marine Corp Memorial Chapel, Quantico, VA on Wednesday, May 15 at 9 a.m. Interment Quantico National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The Walk to Defeat ALS in Honor of Sean Collins at: http://webdc.alsa.org/goto/SeanCollins

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Friday, May 10th, 2013

STELLABOTTE, Amelia J.

AMELIA J. STELLABOTTE

On Wednesday, May 08, 2013, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of the late Daniel Stellabotte; mother of Daniel Stellabotte, Jr. (Kathy), Maria Bledsoe (Dwight), Paul Stellabotte (Bernadette), and Karen Smith (Shawn). Also survived by 10 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and a “special” sister Ingrid Peters. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Sunday, 2 – 4 p.m. and 7 – 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Bernadette’s Church, 72 University Blvd. East, Silver Spring, MD, on Monday, May 13, at 10:30 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association , Memorial & Tribute Processing Ctr., P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058-5216.

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Thursday, May 9th, 2013

WILLIS, Frederick D.

Capt. FREDERICK DOUGLASS WILLIS

U.S. Army (Ret.)

On Monday, May 6, 2013, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Ethelwyn Willis and the late Enola J. Willis; father of Daniel Joseph, Paula Theresa, and the late Frederick Douglass Willis, Jr.; step-father of Rev. Vernard L. Caples, Jr., and Jacquelyn C. McFadden. Also survived by many loving grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends may call at Church of the Resurrection at Riderwood Village, 3110 Gracefield Road, Silver Spring, MD on Friday, May 10, from 1 to 2 p.m.; where the Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 2 p.m. Interment Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Riderwood Scholarship Fund, 3120 Gracefield Rd., Silver Spring, MD 20904, Attention: Philanthropy.

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Thursday, May 9th, 2013

MOORE, Bernard J.

BERNARD JOSEPH MOORE (Age 91)

On Tuesday, May 7, 2013, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of 65 years of Sarah Frances Moore; father of Brian (Sally) Moore and Bernice (Ray) Weise; grandfather of Kelly Moore Nowottnick, Colleen Eccles, Alexander Moore, and Paul Weise. He is predeceased by his parents, Alexander and Mary Moore, and his sister, Elizabeth Schnieder. Mr. Moore was a native of NYC. After graduating Sts. Peter and Paul School and James Monroe High School in the Bronx, he served in the 104th Infantry, the Timberwolf Division. Tech Sergeant Moore earned the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart with Cluster during combat in France and Holland. He lead three platoons during the Timberwolf’s continuous combat assault record (195 consecutive days) which culminated in the crossing of the Indie River into Germany. Honorable discharge was followed by the Cornell University School of Hotel Administration and 40 years with Hilton Hotels. Prior to retirement as the first manager of the Washington Hilton Towers, he spent 25 years at the Waldorf Astoria Towers. Throughout his career he was befriended by world leaders, dignitaries and celebrities alike. He was a member of the Holy Name Society; the Sons of St. Patrick; the American Legion; and the DAV. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD (Valet Parking) on Friday from 7 to 9 p.m., where a Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, May 11 at 11 a.m. Entombment with Military Honors at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

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Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

ANSELMO, Andrew A.

ANDREW ANTHONY ANSELMO (Age 90)

On Saturday, May 4, 2013, of Langhorne, PA. Beloved brother of Ursula Lemanski, Louise Michalowicz, and the late Michael Anselmo. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A Funeral Service will be held at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD, on Thursday, May 9, at 1 p.m. Interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, Washington, DC. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice .

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Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

WEST, Stanley “Erick”

STANLEY ERICKSON WEST, JR. (Age 67) “Erick”

On Saturday, May 4, 2013, of Silver Spring, MD. Loving father of Eric West (Beth), Shane West (Ann Marie) and Shannon West; brother of Stuart and Paul West. Also survived by five grandchildren, Patrick, Meghan, Isabella, Caroline, Shane and other loving family and friends. A Celebration of his Life will be announced. Inurnment in Arlington National Cemetery Columbarium at a later date.

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013

SCOTT, James A.

JAMES A. SCOTT (Age 79)
On Saturday, May 4, 2013 of Springfield, VA and formerly of Hyattsville, MD. Beloved son of the late Beatrice and Frederick (Scotty) Scott. Relatives and friends may call at Church of the Nativity, 6400 Nativity Lane, Burke, VA 22015 on Thursday, May 9, 2013 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon with Mass of Christian Burial at 12 noon. Interment Fort Lincoln Cemetery, 3401 Bladensburg Road, Brentwood, MD at 2:30 p.m. Memorial contributions to CCD program, Church of the Nativity, ECHO, 7205 Old Keene Mill Road, Springfield, VA 22150 or to the American Cancer Society.

Francis J. Collins Funeral Home, Inc.
500 University Blvd. West
Silver Spring, MD 20901

Phone: 301.593.9500