Gerald Allen Elkins
OCEAN PINES–Gerald Allen Elkins, 65, died on Nov. 28, 2013 after a short illness. Born in Richlands, Va., he was the son of the late Hazel Owens Elkins and Winfred Elkins. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Amy Susan Hasson; three sons, Anthony John Elkins and his wife, Kristy, Daniel Carl Elkins and his wife, Brooke, and Mitchell Shanahan Elkins; and one daughter, Megan Elizabeth Elkins.
He was beloved “Grandpa Beach” to three grandchildren: Dillon Connor Elkins, Adam Daniel Elkins and Adriana Jane Elkins, and is survived by two siblings, Wayne Mitchell Elkins, and his wife, Gale, and Patricia Gail Elmos and her husband, Peter, and many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and friends.
A visitation was held on Dec. 5 at Holloway Funeral Home in Salisbury. On Dec. 6 a memorial happy hour was held at Ryan’s Daughter Restaurant in Baltimore. A memorial mass was celebrated Dec. 7 in the Marikle Chapel of the Annunciation at Notre Dame of Maryland University in Baltimore.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Gerald A. Elkins Memorial Scholarship for Urban and Environmental Planning at the Salisbury University Foundation, Inc., P.O. Box 2655, Salisbury, Md. 21802-2655, 410-543-6175.