We Remember Those We Have Lost

Jeannette Patricia Huesman

BERLIN – Jeannette Patricia Huesman, age 91, died Tuesday,  HYPERLINK "javascript:void(0);" Dec. 7, 2010 at Berlin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Born in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Edward Malstrom and Bessie Webster Malstrom. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick David Huesman.
Huesman was a member of the Optimist Club and AARP. She enjoyed playing bingo and bowling.

She is survived by her daughters, Betty Hyle and her husband Jack, Priscilla Glass and her husband Bennett and Mary Rose Cortezzo and her husband John. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jean Lingo.

Also surviving is a son-in-law, Edward Lingo. There are 13 grandchildren, John Cortezzo and his 
wife Lori, Jason Cortezzo, Jessica Khan and her husband Masud, Lisa Marts and her husband Chris, Sean Hyle, Matthew Hyle, Beth Hyle, Melissa Foster and her husband Eric, Shelly Lesser and her husband Chris, Kelly Suits and her husband Dean, Leslie Helms and her husband Chris, David Glass and his wife Veronica and Amy Glass, and 12 great grandchildren, Charlie, Ellie, Cordelia, Makenzie, Regan, Hayden, Makenzie, Ben, Max, Britt, Anna, and John III.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday,  HYPERLINK "javascript:void(0);" Dec. 11, at 11 a.m. at the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. Friends may call on Friday, Dec. 10, from 4-6 p.m. at the Burbage Funeral Home as well as one hour prior to the service on Saturday. Interment will follow the service at Sunset Memorial Park in Berlin.

Walter E. Markward

BERLIN – On Dec. 3, Walter E. Markward “Grumpy”, 69, of Berlin, departed this life at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury.

He was the dedicated father of Scott Markward, Craig Markward, Kirk Markward, Kyle Markward and Heather Markward. He is also survived by his brother, Harry Markward; sister, Lee Wimer; daughter-in-law, Denise Markward; daughter-in-law, Michele Markward;, former wife, Sharon Markward; and six grandchildren.

A private cremation service will take place with immediate family and a memorial celebration date will be announced. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in his name should be made to Coastal Hospice at the Lake, PO Box 1733, Salisbury, Md. 21801.

Gregory J. Mountzalia
BERLIN – Gregory J. “Greg” Mountzalia, 90, of Selbyville and formerly of Silver Spring, died Sunday, Dec. 5, 2010 at home. He was born in Kalamos, Greece and was the son of the late Demetrios and Anna (Visedes) Mountzalia.  

Mountzalia was in the restaurant business most of his life and was a member of St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Ocean City where he was a member of the Ocean Pearls. He was an Army veteran of WWII and a member the Masons, the American Legion and a life member of the VFW.

He is survived by his wife, Afendra G..Mountzalia of Selbyville; a son, James Mountzalia and his wife Marjorie of Easton; two daughters, Anna Evans and her husband Louis of Ft. Meyers Beach, Fla., and Renee Pittman and her husband, Barry of Emmitsburg, Md.; two brothers, George Mountzalia and Socratis Mountzalia both of Greece; five grandchildren, Gregory, Nicholas, Jason, Jessica and Joshua; and two great grandchildren, James and Malaya.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 10 at St. George Greek Orthodox in Ocean City with Father John Stavopolos officiating.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 8805 Coastal Hwy., Ocean City, MD 21842.

Condolences may be sent by visiting www.hastingsfuneralhome.net

Betty Lee Doolittle

BERLIN – Betty Lee Doolittle, age 83, passed away peacefully at her home in West Ocean City on Dec. 6.

She was born in Junction City, Kan. on Oct. 26, 1927, to Robert Adams and Croisant Adams. After the untimely death of her father, she was adopted by her step-father, John Hainstock in 1941.

She married her one true love, Donald Floyd Doolittle on Dec. 29, 1946 in Hopewell, Va. They resided in Hopewell, Va. for 60 years of their married life. They moved to Ocean City, in 2007 where she enjoyed countless hours watching the boats and the fishermen. Her husband preceded her in death in June 2010.

She graduated from Junction City High School in June of 1946. She worked as a lab technician at Allied Chemical Corporation until her retirement in January of 1988. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hopewell.

She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Jean and Henry Corona of Miami Shores, Fla. and Sharon and Fritz Pielert, of Ocean City, and her three grandsons, Erick and Donald Pielert of Ocean City, and Noah Pielert of Baltimore. She also leaves her beloved brother, Bob Hainstock and his wife, Beckie of Hopewell, Va.; her brother-in-law and sister-in-law, John and Cindy Doolittle of Watertown, N.Y.; and her sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Peggy and John Meyer of Deltona, Fla.

A private gathering of family and friends in celebration of her life will be held at her home in West Ocean City. Contributions in her memory may be made to Coastal Hospice, P.O 1733, Salisbury, Md. 21892

Arrangements are in the care of the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin.

James S. Moreland, Jr.

BERLIN – James Spencer Moreland, Jr. died on Dec. 6, 2010 at Peninsula Regional Medical in Salisbury.

Born in Washington DC, he was the son of James S. Morland, SR. and Irene Loretta Yountz Moreland.

He is survived by his wife, Laura, and sons, Jim and his wife Maree and their daughter Jessica, Scott and his wife Joyce and their son Spencer, Richard and his wife Julie, and Dustin. He leaves a brother, John “Fuzzy”, and two sisters, Mary “Chopper” and Susie.

Moreland served in the Army as a paratrooper and later made his living as a carpenter.
He loved hunting, fishing, and Harley Davidson motorcycles.
There are no services planned at this time.
Arrangements are in the care of the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin.