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Philip Beck Loechel

OCEAN PINES — Philip Beck Loechel, 89, died on June 20, at the Berlin Rehab and Nursing Home. He is the son of the late Henry and Francis Loechel. Loechel was born in Hagerstown on March 21, 1922 and moved to Baltimore at age two.  He served in the Army in WWII for three years… Read more »

John Edward Meyers

John Edward Meyers Sr., 76, died June 14. He was born in Baltimore and served as a paramedic for the Baltimore City Fire Department. John was an active member of Atlantic United Methodist Church in Ocean City.  He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Charlotte Meyers; a son, John Meyers Jr., a son,… Read more »

Anne McCormack

OCEAN CITY — Anne McCormack, 69, died June 14. She was born in Baltimore. After high school, McCormack went into a convent and became a nun. She then achieved her nursing degree and worked with several hospitals in the Baltimore area. McCormack moved to Ocean City in 1968 and helped run her family motel, McCormack’s Burgundy Inn…. Read more »

Elizabeth Purnell White

BERLIN — Elizabeth Purnell White, 68, died June 15 at the James B. Barrett Medical Center. She was born in Berlin to the late Robert Wallace White Sr. and Sarah Purnell White. Elizabeth was a resident of the Worcester County Development Center and later lived with her caregiver family.  She is survived by her brother, Ken White,… Read more »

Jeanette W. Daye

BERLIN — Jeanette Wyatt Daye passed away on June 15, at Atlantic General Hospital. Born in Selbyville, she was the daughter of the late George H. Wyatt and Millie Mariner Wyatt. She is survived by her sister, Grace Anne Phippin, and her husband, Tommy, of Berlin and a brother, John Jeffrey Wyatt, and his wife,… Read more »

Antonie Tassie

OCEAN PINES — Antonie Tassie, age 87, died Wednesday, June 15 at Catered Living of Ocean Pines. Born in Germany she was the daughter of the late Johann Tovornik and Justine Schumer Tovornik. She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Tassie. She is survived by brother and sister-in-law, Ken and Betty Campbell… Read more »

Leo Albert Schneider, II

OCEAN PINES — Leo Albert Schneider, II, age 72, died Thursday, June 16 at his home. Born in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Leo A. Schneider and Clara Nowakowski Schneider. Schneider was a United States Army Veteran. He had been the owner/operator of Chemical Systems for 35 years. He is survived by… Read more »

V. Frank Hammond

 WILLIARDS — V. Frank Hammond, age 76, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 6, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury.  He was surrounded by his loved ones after complications from surgery.  Born January 6, 1935 he was the son of the late Clyde F. and Margaret (Maggie) Lewis Hammond. He graduated from Wi Hi… Read more »

Joane A. Lauman

OCEAN PINES — Joane Albright Lauman, age 81, died Friday, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin. Born in Rockaway, New York, she was the daughter of the late John and Cathryn Albright. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Richard H. Lauman, sons;  Richard H. Lauman, Jr. and his wife Deborah of Tiburon,… Read more »

Virginia B. Nelson

SNOW HILL– Virginia Belote Nelson, age 94, died Sunday, June 12, 2011 at Harrison Senior Living in Snow Hill. Born in Rehoboth, Md., she was the daughter of the late William Belote and Mary Merrill Belote. She is survived by her husband of 73 years, Charles Wesley Nelson, Jr., a son, Richard E. Nelson and… Read more »