Our family serving yours

Our family serving yours

Helping you honor life

Helping you share memories

Obituaries

Harriett Smith Davis

Harriett Smith Davis

December 13, 1939 — June 4, 2020
Service: June 13, 2020

On June 4, Chesapeake City lost a valuable and kind resident with the passing of Harriett S. Davis, 80. Born December 13, 1939 in Wilmington Delaware, to parents Roland and Grace Smith, the longtime antique shop owner on Bohemia Avenue in Chesapeake City, was thought of by many as the unofficial Mayor of the town. Harriett owned Jack's Deli in Richardson Park, Delaware from 1967 until 1992. Other than her family there is nothing that she...

Read More
Brian Gene Wadkins

Brian Gene Wadkins

April 4, 1997 — June 3, 2020
Service: June 12, 2020

Brian Gene Wadkins, age 23, of Chesapeake City, MD passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 surrounded by family. He was born on April 4, 1997 in Elkton, MD to Charles E. Wadkins and the late Theresa Faye Shivery. Those who knew Brian saw him as a happy little boy who loved being outside enjoying nature. He could be found somewhere near the neighborhood catching various reptiles including frogs and snakes. Brian was a kind hearted soul who...

Read More
Beryl Kenneth Gore, Sr.

Beryl Kenneth Gore, Sr.

February 28, 1942 — June 2, 2020
Service: June 18, 2020

Beryl Kenneth Gore, age 78, Millsboro, DE passed away on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. He was born on February 28, 1942 in Lancaster, PA to the late Bayne Sylvester Gore and Moncie (Gray) Gore. Beryl worked as a Repairman for Chrysler for thirty-three years. He was passionate about working on cars and loved his Barracuda and Camaro. Beryl was a gun enthusiast and enjoyed going to the shooting range with his son, Kenny. Memories were made on the...

Read More
Laura Marie Herr

Laura Marie Herr

September 10, 1959 — June 1, 2020
Service: Services Pending

Laura Marie Herr of Elkton, MD, age 60, passed away Monday, June 1, 2020. Laura was born on September 10, 1959 in Levittown, PA to Jacqueline (Burley) Herr and the late Frederick Herr. Laura worked as a Wetlands Section Manager for Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control where she retired in 2012. She was a professional ski instructor at The Big Sky Resort in Montana where she held a Professional Ski Instructors...

Read More
Freddie Cox

Freddie Cox

September 19, 1948 — May 30, 2020
Service: August 29, 2020

Freddie Cox of Conowingo, MD, age 71, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2020. Freddie was born on September 19, 1948 in Havre de Grace, MD to the late Charles Alfred Cox and Goldie (Roark) Cox. Freddie was a great father figure; he loved his family, especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed watching the Baltimore O's and Iron Bird Games at Cal Ripkin Stadium and also liked bowling and playing horse shoes. Freddie enjoyed eating Maryland crabs...

Read More
Susie L. Montgomery

Susie L. Montgomery

October 28, 1916 — May 30, 2020
Service: No Services

Susie Cathaleen Lucas Montgomery, age 103 and seven months, passed away May 30, 2020, at The Greens at Pinehurst in Pinehurst, North Carolina. She was born October 28, 1916 in Moffatts Creek, Virginia, to the late Clay and Emma Lucas and was preceded in death by her husband, George R. Montgomery, Sr., seven siblings, and two grandchildren, Brandon Brinkman and Mark Goss. Susie was the last surviving sibling of eight. She is survived by her...

Read More
Zelda Irene Whiteside

Zelda Irene Whiteside

March 20, 1927 — May 27, 2020
Service: No Services

Zelda Irene Whiteside of Elkton, MD, age 93, passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2020. Zelda was born on March 20, 1927 in Elkton, MD to the late Howard Simpson and Katherine (Underwood) Rigg. Zelda was born and raised in Elkton, MD. She was an avid reader and especially enjoyed western books. She also enjoyed listening to her music. Zelda will be lovingly remembered as a jokester, she loved to laugh and had an ornery fun loving way about her. ...

Read More
John Ted Milotte, Theodore

John Ted Milotte, Theodore

July 4, 1953 — May 26, 2020
Service: No Services

John Theodore "Ted" Milotte, age 66, of Newark, DE passed away peacefully at home on May 26, 2020. He was born on July 4, 1953 and was a life-long resident of Newark. He was a 1971 graduate of Newark High School and was the owner/operator of Built-Rite Fence Company for over 40 years. Ted loved traveling, boating, fishing, golfing, surfing, water and snow skiing, spending time at the Poconos, spending time with friends and family and Sunday...

Read More
Edward  P. McCarron, Sr.

Edward P. McCarron, Sr.

October 30, 1937 — May 25, 2020
Service: No Services

Edward P. McCarron, Sr., age 82, of Earleville, MD, formerly of Essington, PA, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020. He was born on October 30, 1937 in Philadelphia, PA to the late William McCarron and Mary (Milliken) Evans. Edward was a member of Int'l Association of Heat and Frost Insulators - Local #14 of Philadelphia. He took great joy in maintaining and landscaping his lawn and garden. During his free time, he would work on cars and small...

Read More
Kenneth Dudley VanDyke

Kenneth Dudley VanDyke

July 8, 1922 — May 25, 2020
Service: No Services

Kenneth Dudley VanDyke, age 97, of Rising Sun, MD, passed away on Monday, May 25, 2020. He was born on July 8, 1922 in Swords Creek, VA to the late Glen VanDyke and Polly Emmaline (Ratliff) VanDyke. Kenneth was a truck driver for thirty-five years and also worked as a farmer. He enjoyed spending time on the water on his bass boat fishing and crabbing. Kenneth also enjoyed hunting for pheasants and deer. He took great pride in working in his...

Read More