Bret E. Loes

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Bret E. Loes, 44, of Hanover, Md., died Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014.

He was the son of Thelma M. Loes and the late Gene N. Loes. He was the husband of Andrea L. Bridgewater Loes.

He was an Army veteran, coached girls soccer, and was a teacher at Parkdale High School in Prince Georges County.

Surviving, in addition to his mother and wife, are a daughter, Julianna C. Loes; siblings Daniel E. Benda and wife Michelle M., Steven F. Benda and wife Darla M., Jeanne M. Gehl and Chad N. Loes; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Witzke Funeral Homes, 5555 Twin Knolls Road, Columbia.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Augustine Church, 5976 Old Washington Road, Elkridge. Interment will be at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made for his daughter's future educational needs, with checks payable to the Bret Loes Memorial Educational Fund at PNC Bank or to Andrea Loes.

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Published in Carroll County Times from Feb. 18 to Feb. 19, 2014
Arrangements under the direction of:
Witzke Funeral Homes, Inc.
5555 Twin Knolls Road | Columbia, MD 21045 | (410) 992-9090
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