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Sunday, September 26th, 2010

DUBAY, Fr. Thomas Edward, S.M.

Fr. Thomas Edward Dubay, S.M.

Author, Marist Priest

On Sunday, September 26, 2010, at age 88, of Washington, DC.  Born December 30, 1921 in Minneapolis to the late Elie Albert and Leah Caron Dubay, Fr. Dubay entered the Society of Mary (Marists) on September 8, 1944, where he recently celebrated 60 years of ordained ministry.  He held doctorate of education from The Catholic University of America.  He was a famed international retreat master, the author of more than 20 books, and had a close association with EWTN.

Fr. Dubay is survived by two sisters, Marie Dubay and Veranne Dubay Paquette ; two brothers, Alan Dubay and Eli Dubay ; their families, and his brother priests and religious in the Society of Mary.  He was preceded in death by his brother, Deacon Frank Dubay and sister, Norma Dubay Schepers.

Relatives and friends may call at the chapel of The Little Sisters of the Poor (Jeanne Jugan Residence), 4200 Harewood Road, NE, Washington, DC, on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m., where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Thursday, October 7 at 10 a.m.  Interment will follow in the Marist section of Mount Olivet Cemetery, Washington, DC.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Fr. Thomas Dubay, S.M. to the Marist Retirement Fund, Marist Center, 4408 8th Street, NE, Washington, DC 20017-2298.

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Sunday, September 26th, 2010

SMITH, Hanno Shippen

HANNO SHIPPEN SMITH

On Sunday, September 26, 2010, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Marcella Smith. Also survived by his loving stepchildren and family. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Wednesday, September 29, 7 to 9 p.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to John Shippen Golf Foundation, Attn: Mr. Thurman Simmons, 1597 St. Ann Street, Scotch Plains, NJ 07076.

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Saturday, September 25th, 2010

SABA, Corrine W.

CORRINE W. SABA

On Saturday, September 25, 2010 of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of the late Assed J. Saba; mother of Susan S. Lawn and the late Donna J. Kefauver; grandmother of Wesley W. Sutler and Jenna L. Kefauver; mother-in-law of William D. Kefauver. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Thursday, September 30, 2010 from 7 to 9 p.m., where a funeral service will be held on Friday, October 1, at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery

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Friday, September 24th, 2010

BOOKER, Kari M.


KARI MIKAEL BOOKER

On Friday, September 24, 2010, of Washington, DC. Beloved son of Roger and Marja Booker; brother of Erik Booker, Annika Booker and the late Kirsi Booker- Yanick; uncle of Curtis Miller. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Monday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Memorial service will be held at Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church, 9601 Cedar Lane, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, on Tuesday, October 5, at 10 a.m. Inurnment Parklawn Memorial Park.

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Friday, September 24th, 2010

TILLSON, Donald E.

DONALD E. TILLSON (Age 83)

On Friday, September 24, 2010, of Rockville, MD. Beloved husband of Marjorie S. Tillson; father of Linda Tillson and Beth Tillson; grandfather of Kyle and Scott. Relatives and friends may call at Hughes United Methodist Church, 10700 Georgia Avenue, Wheaton, MD, on Tuesday, September 28 from 12:30 to 1 p.m., where a Funeral Service will be held at 1 p.m. Interment immediately following at Parklawn Memorial Park.

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Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

FAOUR, Barbara Caroline

BARBARA CAROLINE FAOUR (Age 89)

On Thursday, September 23, 2010, of Washington, DC. Beloved mother of Michael Faour and Diane Papier (Craig); grandmother of Andrew and Jessica Papier; sister of Jerome Hobba; step-mother of Debra McManus (Bryan), Janet Darvish (Bob), Karen D”Ovidio (Steve) and Kirsten Sage: step-grandmother of Shanna Leiter, Kayla and Kelly McManus, Sara and Daniel Darvish, Madison, Hope and James D’Ovidio, Emma and Jillian Sage. Memorial service at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD on Wednesday, September 29 at 1 p.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Catholic Charities of Washington, D.C., 924 G Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20001.

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Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

RINALDI, Michael

MICHAEL RINALDI

On Tuesday, September 21, 2010 of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved son of Eleanor Rinaldi Halpin and the late John T. Halpin, Jr.; brother of John T. Halpin, III, Marianne Ulshafter and Katherine Bayh. Graveside service and interment St. Mary’s Cemetery, 2121 Lincoln Rd. NE, Washington, DC on Thursday, September 23 at 11 a.m.

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Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

LOONEY, Brendan

LT (SEAL) BRENDAN LOONEY, USN (age 29)

On Tuesday, September 21, 2010 in Afghanistan, of San Diego, CA originally of Owings, MD. Beloved husband of Amy H. Looney; son of Kevin and Maureen Looney; brother of Stephen (Alison), Billy, Bridget, Erin and Kellie; grandson of Joe and Doris Parker. Relatives and friends may call at the DeMatha Catholic High School Gym, 4313 Madison St., Hyattsville, MD 20781 on Sunday, October 3 from 2 to 5 p.m. with reception to follow in the Antler Room from 5 to 8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Great Upper Church, 400 Michigan Ave., NE, Washington, DC 20014 on Monday, October 4 at 10:30 a.m. (CHANGE OF MASS LOCATION) Interment to follow at Arlington National Cemetery at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to DeMatha Catholic High School at www.DeMatha.org or Travis Manion Foundation at, www.travismanion.com

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Monday, September 20th, 2010

BIGGS,Mark Alan


MARK ALAN BIGGS (Age 55)

On Monday, September 20, 2010, of Washington, DC. Beloved son of Norma Minasian (Ralph) and the late Warren Biggs; devoted father of Christopher Biggs and Stephanie Biggs; brother of Annemarie Cichy and Steven Minasian; step-son of Mary Biggs. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), on Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m., where funeral service will be held on Monday, September 27 at 11 a.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Melanoma Research Foundation, 170 Township Line Road, Building B, Hillsborough, NJ 08844.

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Monday, September 20th, 2010

AVON, Aimee

AIMEE AVON

On Monday, September 20, 2010, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of the late Mario Avon; mother of Charles and Mark Avon, Jane Avon Santorelli and the late Paul Avon; grandmother of Stacey, Christopher and Michael Avon. Also survived by two great-grandchildren. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Thursday, 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Bernadette”s Church, 72 University Blvd. East, Silver Spring, MD on Friday, September 24, at 10:30 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Society, National Capital Chapter, 1800 M Street NW, Suite 750-South, Washington, DC 20036.

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Sunday, September 19th, 2010

SARKIS, Garbis

GARBIS SARKIS

On Sunday, September 19, 2010, of Beltsville, MD. Beloved husband of Annie Sarkis; son of Lucie and the late Krikor Sarkissian; brother of Zareh, Angie and Nellie Sarkissian; brother-in-law of Gary, Steve and Garen Evereklian. Friends and relatives may call on Wednesday, from 7 to 9 p.m. at Soorp Khatch Armenian Apostolic Church, 4908 Flint Drive, Bethesda, MD where Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, September 23 at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

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Sunday, September 19th, 2010

MILES, Michael F.

MICHAEL F. MILES (Age 69)

On Sunday, September 19, 2010, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Agnes G. Miles; brother of Patricia Miles Randall (Fred). Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, on Wednesday, September 22 from 10 to 11 a.m., where a Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Children”s Inn at NIH, 7 West Drive, Bethesda, MD 20814.

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Sunday, September 19th, 2010

LOGAN, William S., Jr.

WILLIAM S. LOGAN, JR.

On Sunday, September 19, 2010, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Irene Kirby Logan; father of Nancy Toomey (Robert), Susan Logan, Kathryn Loeffler (Alan), William Martin Logan (Patricia), and Margaret Thomas (Mark). He is also survived by nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren. He was the brother of the late Margaret McKenna. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Friday, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Grace Church, 15661 Norbeck Blvd, Silver Spring, MD on Saturday, September 25, at 10:30 a.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to St. John’s College High School, 2607 Military Rd., NW, Washington, DC 20015.

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Friday, September 17th, 2010

MARZULLO, Ann Marie

ANN MARIE MARZULLO (Age 55)

On Friday, September 17, 2010, of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of Robert Anthony Marzullo; mother of Alyssa Marie Marzullo; daughter of Ann Elizabeth Lenart; sister of Elaine Scherer and Delores McLaughlin. Relatives and friends may call at St. Bernadette”s Church, 72 University Boulevard, East, Silver Spring, MD on Monday, September 20, 2010 from 10 to 11 a.m. where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Little Sisters of the Poor, 4200 Harewood Road, N.E., Washington, DC 20017.

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Thursday, September 16th, 2010

SULLIVAN, John F.

JOHN F. SULLIVAN

“Jack” (Age 75)

On Thursday, September 16, 2010, of Adelphi, MD. Beloved husband of Patricia (Tish) Dailey Sullivan; father of Timothy Sullivan (Joan), John Sullivan, Jr. (Debbie), Maureen McTavish (Timothy), Patricia Quinn (John), Michael Sullivan and Edward Sullivan (Margaret); grandfather of Elizabeth, Brigid, Brian, Ryan, Kelley, Gavin, Jack, Emily, Keriann, Patrick, Eddie, Shannon, Sean, Timmy and Kiera; brother of Charles J. Sullivan, Jr., Rosemary McLaughlin and Ellen Arrascada. Relatives and friends may call at Collins Funeral Home, 500 University Boulevard, West, Silver Spring, MD, (Valet Parking), Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Bernadette’s Church, 72 University Boulevard, East, Silver Spring, MD on Thursday, September 23 at 10:30 a.m. Interment Mount Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Emmitsburg, MD on Friday, September 24 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mount Saint Mary’s University Athletic Department, 16300 Old Emmitsburg Road, Emmitsburg, MD 21727.

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

Phone: 301.593.9500