Lisa A. Esmond

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  • "Fond memories of the Class of 1984...Good times and good..."
    - Christine Gay Wigutow
  • "Our condolences go out to David, Gus and Jake and all of..."
    - David and Susan Dowling
  • "Condolences to Joni and all of Lisa's family. I will..."
    - Sandi Pumphrey Slezak
  • "So sorry to hear. God bless you. Dave Repass"
  • "I went to Sherwood High with Lisa. She ALWAYS had a smile!..."
    - Mark Eshenour
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Lisa Ann Bowers Esmond, 47, of Sykesville, died Wednesday, April 30, 2014, after a lengthy illness.

Born June 20, 1966, in Washington, D.C., she was the daughter of the late Thelma Beach and Joseph Patrick Bowers. She was the wife of David Esmond, whom she married in 1996. 

She grew up in Brookeville and attended Sherwood High School. She worked on the staff of Congressman Tom Foley and with various consulting firms in the engineering and insurance fields. She then took on the job of stay-at-home mom to her sons. She loved her boys and enjoyed watching their sports and activities. She also loved music and passed that love, especially of The Eagles, on to her boys. She enjoyed cooking, decorating, art, poetry, writing, dollhouses and especially laughter.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are sons David Alexander "Gus" and Jacob Charles "Jake"; sister Joni Marie Gill and husband Pete; brother Joseph Paul Bowers and wife Rebecca; and nieces and nephews Stevie, Caroline, Joey and Hannah.

She was predeceased by a brother, Ronald Charles Bowers, in 1997. 

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road, Sykesville.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph Catholic Community, 915 Liberty Road, Eldersburg.

An education fund has been established to benefit her children. Memorial contributions may be sent to BB&T, Attn: Esmond Education Fund, 1300 Liberty Road, Eldersburg, MD 21784.

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Haight Funeral Home & Chapel
6416 Sykesville Road
Sykesville, MD 21784
Published in Carroll County Times on May 4, 2014