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Saturday, November 24th, 2012

TALBOT, Lincoln W.

LINCOLN WILLIAM TALBOT (Age 82)

On Wednesday, October 31, 2012, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband for 60 years of Benita J. Talbot; father of Pamela Jeanne (Steve) Wagner, John Benjamin (Bonnie) Talbot and William Scott (Katie) Talbot; grandfather of Stephanie, Joseph and Nathan Wagner, Kevin, Katie and Kenny Talbot, Sarah, Lauren and Erica Talbot; brother-in-law of Gloria Don Carlos. Also survived by 19 nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held at Marvin Memorial United Methodist Church, 33 University Blvd. East, Silver Spring, MD, on Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 3 p.m. Inurnment at Arlington National Cemetery Columbarium at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Marvin Memorial UMC, c/o Woodside UMC, 8900 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910, to Red Cross, Disaster Relief Fund, P.O. Box 37243, Washington, DC 20013 or to Riderwood Benevolent Care Fund, 3110 Gracefield Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904.

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Saturday, November 24th, 2012

PROCTOR, Sharon A.

SHARON ANNE PROCTOR

On Thursday, November 22, 2012, of Rockville, MD. Beloved mother of Timothy (Suzanne) Proctor, Kathleen Proctor and Angie (Tim) Moore; grandmother of Jacob and Eli Proctor, Hayden and Emma Moore; sister of Tom, Dick, Tim, Tony and Joe Clark, Peggy McEwan, Lee Fitzpatrick and Susie Still. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Wednesday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Patrick’s Church, Norbeck & Muncaster Mill Roads, Rockville, MD on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 1 p.m. Interment private. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association , Nat’l Capital Area Chapter, 3701 Pender Drive, Suite 400, Fairfax, VA 22030.

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Saturday, November 24th, 2012

MESSERSMITH, Margarita S.

MARGARITA S. MESSERSMITH

“Sherry”

On November 22, 2012 of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of Donald H. Messersmith; mother of Mary (William) Cather, Donna (Steve) Jones, Betsy (Mark) Murray, and Heidi (Hjarman) Cordero; grandmother of Nicholas, Gregory, Melanie, Amelia, Rebecca, Margarita, and Carissa; sister of Paul and Walter Sherertz. Also survived by many loving family members and friends. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Wednesday, November 28, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m., where prayers will be held at 7:30 p.m. Private Interment Ottawa Hills Memorial Park, Toledo, Ohio. Memorial Service will also be held at Marvin Memorial United Methodist Church, 33 University Blvd, East, Silver Spring, MD, on Saturday, December 8, at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Audubon Naturalist Society, Crowder/Messersmith Conservation Fund, 8940 Jones Mill Rd. Chevy Chase, MD 20815.

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Saturday, November 24th, 2012

LEE, Philip

PHILIP LEE

On Monday, November 19, 2012 of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Helen C. Lee and the late Elaine C. Lee; father of Cynthia L. Martin; grandfather of Peter W. and Clay R. Dawson; great-grandfather of Jonathan and Adele Dawson; brother of Ida Wescott. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard West, Silver Spring, MD (Valet Parking) on Monday, November 26, 2012 from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Interment private. Memorial contributions may be made to the D.C. Branch of the Professional Grounds Management Society, c/o Doug McDaniel, Treasurer, 123 Arundel Beach Road, Severna Park, MD 21146.

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Saturday, November 24th, 2012

ERZEN, Edith B.

EDITH B. ERZEN (Age 93)

On Thursday, November 22, 2012, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of the late Don Erzen; mother of Barbara Morningstar (Jimmie) and John E. Erzen (Maggie). Also survived by three grandchildren, Patricia Littleton (Barry), John Erzen II (Joy) and Matthew Erzen and one great granddaughter, Jordan Erzen. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Monday, November 26, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service at Faith United Methodist Church, 6810 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD, on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11 a.m. Interment Parklawn Memorial Park.

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Saturday, November 24th, 2012

DeSTEFANO, Albert A., Sr.

ALBERT A. DeSTEFANO, SR.

On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Rose M. DeStefano; son of the late Rocco and Anna DeStefano; father of Paul J. (Chris), James P. (Debby), and the late Albert A. DeStefano, Jr.; brother of Anne DeStefano and the late Salvatore, Carol, Rose and Teresa; grandfather of Mark DeStefano, Laura Acton, Brian DeStefano, Katherine DeStefano, Stephen Farias and David Farias; great grandfather of Sarah, Anthony, Luke, Conor, and Finn. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Albert was an attorney at Becker, Ross, Stone, DeStefano & Klein in New York City for over 50 years. Later in his career, he taught at Fordham School of Law at Lincoln Center. Albert enjoyed spending time with his family, sharing his wisdom with his loved ones, politics, and sports. Relatives and friends may call at Our Lady of Grace Church, 15661 Norbeck Blvd., Silver Spring, MD on Monday, November 26 from 10 to 11 a.m.; with Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, charitable contributions can be made to Helen Keller Services for the Blind; St. Francis DeSales School for the Deaf, Brooklyn, New York; and Cleary School for the Deaf, Nesconset, New York.

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Saturday, November 24th, 2012

DRAKE, Robert T.

 

ROBERT T. DRAKE

On Sunday, November 18, 2012, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of the late Dorothea Truax; father of Marlene Jacobsen of Amherst, NY. Also survived by four grandchildren. Dear Friend of Daisy Indrajo and Max and Alicia Rutishauser. Inurnment at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.

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Friday, November 23rd, 2012

ONUFRAK, Sophia

SOPHIA ONUFRAK

“Sophie” (Age 81)

On Saturday, November 17, 2012, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of the late Andrew Onufrak; daughter of the late Gregor Ilijashuk (Lashick) and Eva Wasko; mother of Gary A. Onufrak, Sonia Jennings (Alan) and Peter Onufrak (Christine); sister of the late Stephen, Peter, Andrew, Michael, Walter and Nicholas. Also survived by 7 grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Sunday, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. (Parastas at 7:30 p.m.), where a Burial Service will be held on Monday, November 26 at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Epiphany of Our Lord Byzantine Catholic Church Building Fund, 3410 Woodburn Road, Annandale, VA 22003.

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Friday, November 23rd, 2012

CONWAY, Caribelle

CARRIBELLE CONWAY (Age 87)

On Monday, November 19, 2012, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of the late Paul R. Conway, Sr; mother of Robert Conway, Paul Raymond (Margaret) Conway, Jr., and Candace Conway Olsson; grandmother of Christian, Audrey, Meghan, Collin, Abigail, Paul III, Elizabeth, and Neil. Also survived by many loving family members and friends. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Sunday, from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service at St. Luke Lutheran Church, 9100 Colesville Road (at Highland Dr.), Silver Spring, MD on Monday, November 26, at 11 a.m. Interment George Washington Cemetery.

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Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

MALENGO, Katherine D.

KATHERINE D. MALENGO (Age 86)

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012, of Wheaton, MD. Beloved wife of Raymond Malengo; mother of Judy Carnahan (Jack), Paul Malengo (Vicky) and Mark Malengo (Kimberly); grandmother of Heather LaDuca, Raymond Malengo, Rachel Williams, Paige Malengo and Taylor Malengo; great-grandmother of Drew LaDuca and Hannah Williams; sister of Anthony, Carmen, Rose, Janet and the late John, Joseph, Margaret and Mary. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Sunday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Catherine Laboure, Veirs Mill and Claridge Roads, Wheaton, MD, on Monday, November 26 at 10 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to support Alzheimer’s research at www.alz.org.

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Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

HERNANDEZ, Carlos M.

Carlos Manuel Hernandez (Age 50)

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012, of Derwood, MD. Beloved husband of Maria L. Hernandez; father of Carlos R. Hernandez, son of the late Carlos Manuel Hernadez Sanchez and Paula Alicia Garcia Rodriguez; brother of Mayela Pena, Marisol Hernandez and Membran Hernandez. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Catherine Laboure Church, Veirs Mill & Claridge Roads, Wheaton, MD, on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 10 a.m. Interment private.

 


Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

LELAND, Harry E.

HARRY E. LELAND

Lt. Col. Marine Corps (Ret.)

Harry E. Leland died peacefully after a long illness on November 19, 2012. He is survived by his wife Lois Adkins Leland who resides at their home in Potomac, MD. He also is survived by his son Harry Leland (Nilah); his daughter Donna Hunter; his son William Leland; his daughters Diane Langley (Joseph) and Janice Leland; his stepdaughter Lynn Adkins and stepson Gary Adkins, and 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. He was a retired Lt. Col. in the Marine Corps and a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. The funeral will be held at 12:30 p.m., Sunday, November 25 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church at 4900 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20008. A reception will be held following the 12:30 p.m. service. Interment Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church or the Fisher House Foundation, 1401 Rockville Pike, Suite 600, Rockville, MD 20852.

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Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

CARCAMO, Francisco

FRANCISCO CARCAMO

“Paco”

Honduran born, longterm resident of Silver Spring, MD, died, November 18, 2012. Dear husband for 50 years of Ines A. Carcamo; father of Francisco J. Carcamo, Jr. and Vivian Fairbairn; brother of Armando, George, and Irene; also survived by five grandchildren and one great-grandson. Frank was the proud owner and operator of Reeves Restaurant and Bakery in Washington, DC. Despite living here for over 50 years, he never forgot his homeland. Friends and family are invited to honor his memory on Friday, November 23, 2012, at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, at 1 p.m. Interment private. Memorial contributions may be made to Bibleoteca Francisco Carcamo, 8712 Geren Rd., Silver Spring, MD 20901.

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Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

BOSS, Fay C.

FAY CARLSON BOSS

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of Edward G. Boss; mother of Raymond (Cathy) Boss, William (Nance) Boss, Debbie (Doug) Marks, and Edward (Karla) Boss, Jr.; grandmother of Raymond, Jr., Katie, Lauren, Eric, Christine, Brian, Nicole, Shannon, and Allison; sister of Charles E. Carlson and Barbara Holland. Also survived by many loving family members and friends. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), on Friday, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Memorial Service at Darnestown Presbyterian Church, 15120 Turkey Foot Road, Darnestown, MD, on Saturday, November 24 at 12 p.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association , National Capital Area Chapter, 3701 Pender Drive, Suite 400, Fairfax, VA 22030.

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Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

MACK, Susie W.

Susie W. Mack

On Monday, November 19, 2012, of Burtonsville, MD. Beloved mother of Ann Allen, Nathaniel Mack, Jr., Michael Mack, Denise Sanders; godmother of Laura Truss. Also survived by 5 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Monday, 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service at Calvary Lutheran Church, 9545 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, on Tuesday, November 27 at 11 AM. Interment Union Cemetery – Burtonsville. Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Lutheran Church.


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

Phone: 301.593.9500