Rebecca Wilson Almes, 65, a resident of Arnold, died April 21 at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis.
She was born Feb. 17, 1945, in St. Pauls, N.C., where she was raised. She attended University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She moved extensively due to her husband's military career and previously lived in the Severna Park/ Arnold area for over 22 years. Mrs. Almes was an administrative manager for the Fort Meade Post Commander and was a member of the Officers Wives Club. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her late parents, John and Myrtle Wilson.
Survivors include her husband of 43 years, Edward Almes of Arnold; her daughters, Dawn Wright of San Diego, Calif., and Paige Reynolds of Richmond, Va.; her son, Matthew Almes of Annapolis; and four grandchildren, Emily, Kai, Caroline, and Alison.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 26 at the Argon Hills Chapel Center at Fort Meade. Interment will be private in St. Pauls, N.C.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Earleigh Heights Volunteer Fire Company, PO Box 547, Severna Park, MD 21146 or Arnold Volunteer Fire Company, 1505 Ritchie Hwy., Arnold, MD 21012.
Online condolences may be made to www.barrancofuneralhome.com