Gaylord Adrian Birney, 77, a Washington DC resident for the past 42 years, died of cancer on July 13 at the Halquist Memorial Hospice Center in Arlington Virginia. He was retired from a 35-year career as a popular real estate broker, most recently... More
Published online on July 15, 2014 courtesy of RAPP Funeral and Cremation Services .
BLISS CHRISTINE K. BLISS (Age 98) On Tuesday February 3, 2009, of Silver Spring, MD. Christine Bliss, born December 24, 1910, passed from this world and into the arms of her beloved late husband Franklin K. Bliss. She is survived by her son, Harris... More
Published in The Washington Post on Feb. 5, 2009
Bliss, Elizabeth duFour Dec. 4, 1920 - Feb. 26, 2013 Elizabeth duFour Bliss, 92, of Williamsport, Maryland, formerly of Sarasota, died on Feb. 26, 2013. Funeral arrangements by: Rapp Funeral Home, Silver Spring, Maryland. Elizabeth duFour Bliss, 92,... More
Published in Herald Tribune from Mar. 1 to Mar. 2, 2013
Elizabeth duFour Bliss, 92, died peacefully on February 26, 2013 at Homewood Nursing Home in Williamsport, Maryland. She had resided at Homewood since May of 1997.
A New York native, she graduated from Pleasantville High School in... More
Published online on Feb. 27, 2013 courtesy of RAPP Funeral and Cremation Services .
BLOEDORN POLLY CONWAY BLOEDORN Died at her home in Bethesda, MD on Monday, July 26, 2010 at age 92, under the care of Montgomery Hospice. She was predeceased by husband Charles Bloedorn and their infant son, and is survived by her daughter Charlene... More
Published in The Washington Post on July 30, 2010
PAUL F. BOANTON, SR. (Age 80) On Sunday August 11, 2013, Paul Frederick Boanton, Sr. of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved husband of Marie E. Boanton. Loving father of Paul F. Boanton, Jr., Anthony E. Boanton, Timothy L. Boanton and... More
Published in The Washington Post on Aug. 18, 2013
Michael P. Boerner (age 76) on April 24, 2012, of Bethesda, MD in his home, attended by his family. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Dorothy Payne Boerner, a son, Philip Scott Boerner of Sacramento, CA, and daughters, Anne Boerner of... More
Published online on Apr. 30, 2012 courtesy of RAPP Funeral and Cremation Services .
BOGGS ELEANOR BOGGS On Monday, January 28, 2008 of Washington, DC. Loving wife of Richard C. Boggs, Sr., mother of Richard C., James B. and Tricia Jane; sister Jane Marks. Also survived by two grand daughters, Nicole and Samantha. A memorial... More
Published in The Washington Post on Jan. 30, 2008
ROBERT T. BOND (Age 80) On Wednesday, October 24, 2012, Robert T. Bond, of Takoma Park, MD, and a former Examiner at the US Patent and Trademark Office for many years, died peacefully at the Hillhaven Nursing & Rehabilitation... More
Published in The Washington Post on Nov. 4, 2012
BONSIGNORE, JANET R. Of 4227 Brookfield Dr., Kensington, MD. Born June 11, 1934. Died March 25, 2003. She is survived by many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Family will gather at the Rapp Funeral Home, 933 Gist Ave., Silver Spring, MD on... More
Published in The Washington Post on Apr. 1, 2003
SCOTT W. BOREN (Age 55) On Monday, June 17, 2013 at Washington Hospital Center, Scott Wayne Boren of Takoma Park, MD. An accomplished musician who played many venues throughout the Washington, DC area. Scott graduated from... More
Published in The Washington Post on June 21, 2013
GABRIELA E. BRALY (Age 90) On Wednesday December 5, 2012 at Friends House in Sandy Spring, MD. Beloved wife of the late Byron Braly. Loving mother of Jennifer Vena and Edwin Braly. She is also survived by her grandchildren,... More
Published in The Washington Post on Dec. 6, 2012
BROWN, IRMA (STOREY) On February 10, 2005 of Silver Spring, MD. Beloved wife of Richard L. Brown; devoted mother of Linda L. McEowen; loving grandmother of Mark, Courtney and Allie McEowen. Family will receive friends at the Spencerville Adventist... More
Published in The Washington Post from Feb. 12 to Feb. 13, 2005
STELLA JEAN BROWN "Jane" On Monday, June 27, 2011 at Georgetown University Hospital. Stella Jean "Jane" Brown, age 69 of Washington, DC. She is survived by her sister, Diana Rhomberg of Innsbrook, Austria. Private services will... More
Published in The Washington Post on July 2, 2011
WESLEY A. BROWN On Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at his residence in Silver Spring, MD, LCDR Wesley A. Brown, USN, (Ret.), formerly of Washington, DC and first African American graduate of the United States Naval Academy,... More
Published in The Washington Post on May 26, 2012
On Tuesday May 22, 2012 at his residence in Silver Spring, Maryland. LCDR Wesley A. Brown, USN, ret. Formerly of Washington, DC and first African-American graduate of the United States Naval Academy, Class of 1949.
He is survived by his... More
Published online on May 23, 2012 courtesy of RAPP Funeral and Cremation Services .
CONSTANCE GLOVER BRUCE (Age 97) On Wednesday, July 11, 2012, of cardiac arrest. Long time resident of Manor Place, NW, she was born in Somerville, MA to the late Goldie Glover and Charles H. Bruce. Sister of the late... More
Published in The Washington Post on July 15, 2012
BRUCE, RACHEL TOMLINSON BEERS On Monday, April 12, 2004, RACHEL BEERS, 81, died at her home in Bethesda, MD, after a 8-month battle with pancreatic cancer. Mrs. Bruce, a British citizen, born in Grays, Essex served in the Women's Royal Navy Service... More
Published in The Washington Post on Apr. 16, 2004
THERESA AGNES BRUENING (Age 96) Of Rockville, Maryland, passed away on Sunday June 26, 2011 at the National Lutheran Home. She is survived by her son, Paul Bruening (Judith); and her daughter, Susan McKenzie (Ralph). She is also... More
Published in The Washington Post on July 3, 2011
BUCHANAN ARTHUR LEE BUCHANAN Interior designer Arthur Lee Buchanan, 75, died Saturday, September 4, 2010 at George Washington University Hospital. He had worked as a design consultant for hundreds of individuals after moving to Washington in the... More
Published in The Washington Post on Sept. 19, 2010
ALEXANDER BENSON BUIE (Age 34) On Thursday November 7, 2013. Alexander Benson Buie of Rockville, MD and formerly of Waldorf, MD. He is survived by his parents, Kathleen and James Buie, his beloved brother and sister,... More
Published in The Washington Post on Nov. 14, 2013
BURKE SHELLEY BURKE "Afiya" (Formerly Shelley Graham), our beloved wife, mother, sister, and friend, passed away on Tuesday, August 28, 2007 at her home in Silver Spring, MD. She is survived by her husband, two children, and three grandchildren.... More
Published in The Washington Post on Aug. 30, 2007
James Dennis Burrows III
On December 2, 2012 James Burrows, age 63, of Bowie, Maryland passed away. He was an entreprenuer in Bowie. He is survived by daughter, Rachel Burrow.... More
Published online on Dec. 12, 2012 courtesy of RAPP Funeral and Cremation Services .
Juan Cabrera passed away on December 6, 2013 in Chevy Chase, Md. at the Manor Care Nursing Home. A memorial service was held on Saturday, December 14 in Potomac Maryland and will be followed by a future memorial service to be held in Florida where... More
Published online on Jan. 2, 2014 courtesy of RAPP Funeral and Cremation Services .
PHILLIP MATTHEW CALDERWOOD On January 12, 2011, at age 37, Phillip M. Calderwood passed away peacefully, in a Washington D.C. hospital surrounded by friends and family. He is the beloved husband and best friend of Jade Davis.... More
Published in The Washington Post on Jan. 16, 2011