Calvert County Times August 10, 2017 - Page 14

14 Obituaries The Calvert County Times In Remembrance Jane Owens Whittington Jane Owens Whit- tington, 90, a long- time resident of Dunkirk passed away August 1, 2017 at As- bury Solomons Nurs- ing Center. She was born February 7, 1927 in Prince Frederick to Joseph John and Irene (Bowen) Gibson. Jane was raised in Ow- ings and married C. Raymond Whitting- ton, Sr. in June 1945. She was primarily a homemaker and briefl y worked for the US Census Bureau. In the late 1960’s Jane went to work for the US Postal Service as a Post Offi ce Clerk retiring after 20 years. Jane was a lifelong member of Smithville United Methodist Church where she was a member of the choir and United Method- ist Women. She was also a member of the Women’s Democratic Club and the Deale Senior Citizens Group, The Ramblers. Jane was preceded in death by her hus- band C. Raymond Whittington, Sr. in 1990, step-children F. Edward Whitting- ton and Barbara Lee Simard, sisters Al- ice Irene Ward and Charlotte Lewis and a step-grandchild. She is survived by her children Joseph L. Whittington and wife Cynthia of Fairfax, VA, Douglas O. Whit- tington and his wife Lynne of Arlington, VA and Brenda J. Mulcahy of Lusby, MD, step-children C. Raymond Whittington, Jr. and his wife Sue of White Plains, MD and Janet Kuhlman of Woodville, OH, 7 grandchildren, 14 step-grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to Smithville United Methodist Women 3005 Ferry Landing Road, Dunkirk MD 20754. Funeral arrangements by Rausch Fu- neral Home. Quanda Nichols and Giovany Queirolo, Sr. Gio graduated from Patuxent High School in 2016. He was married to Domi- nique (DeVille) Queirolo on June 12, 2017. Gio is survived by his wife, Dominique Queirolo; his mother, Quanda Nichols of Lusby, MD; his father Giovany A. Quei- rolo, Sr. and step-mother, Jessica Velez of Lusby, MD; his brother, Gaberelle Quei- rolo of Lusby, MD; step-sisters, Jamira Brice and Cevannah Coleman of Edge- wood, MD and Layla Stukes of Lusby, MD; his paternal grandparents, Giovany V. and Elaina Queirolo of FL; mater- nal grandmother, Yolunda Goodwin and step-grandfather, David Goodwin of VA; aunts, Diana and Heidi Queirolo of FL; uncles, Keith Chambliss of VA and Saul Montoya, Sr. of FL; fi rst cousins, Saul Montoya, Jr., Grayson and Payton Acker- man of FL, and Saquan Fitzgerald of VA; mother and father-in-law, Carrie and Da- vid DeVille of Lusby, MD; his sister-in- law, Danielle DeVille of Laurel, MD; and a host of great aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, James Nichols. Family will receive friends on Satur- day, August 5, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. with a funeral service to follow at 1:00 p.m. at Rausch Funeral Home, 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD 20657. Inter- ment will be private. Immediately follow- ing the service, the repass will be held at St. Leonard Firehouse located at 200 Cal- vert Beach Road, St. Leonard, MD 20685. Memorial contribrutions may be made to the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, Fund for Osteosarcoma Disease, 750 E. Pratt Street, Suite 1700, Baltimore, MD 21202. Condolences to the family may be made at www.rauschfuneralhomes.com Funeral arrangements by Rausch Fu- neral Home. Leon DuBoise “Lee” Deskins, Jr Giovany Antonio “Gio” Queirolo, Jr Giovany Anto- nio “Gio” Queirolo, Jr., 20, of Lusby, MD passed away on July 31, 2017 at his residence. Born February 5, 1997 in Fairfax, VA, he was the son of Leon DuBoise “Lee” Deskins, Jr., 69, of Lusby, MD, formerly of Arling- ton, VA, passed away on July 31, 2017 at his residence. Born January 2, 1948 in Arlington, VA, he was the son of the late Leon DuBoise Deskins, Sr. and Now Offering... R AUSCH C REMATORY P.A. 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Deskins of LasVegas, NV; and fi ve grandchildren Memorial contributions may be made to the Charity of One’s Choice. Funeral arrangements by Rausch Fu- neral Home. James M. “Jimmy” Zirakian James M. “Jimmy” Zirakian, 94, of Cali- fornia, MD passed away on July 30, 2017 at Solomons Nursing Center. Born July 10, 1923 in Boston, MA, he was the son of the late Misak Zirakian and Virginia (Chicknoworian) Zirakian. Jimmy graduated from Boston Trade School. He served in the U.S. Marine Corp from March 2, 1943 until November 25, 1945. Serving in WWII, he participated in the Pacifi c Theater, Saipan. Jimmy mar- ried Amelia Rose (Veneziani) Zirakian in Washington, DC on May 18, 1947. He was the President of Coffee