Tuesday, December 10, 2013 4:31 PM
Published on: Thursday, April 18, 2013
By Mary McHale
Register now for the Oxon Hill Food Pantry Walk-a-Thon
You can walk as an individual ($10 walker registration), be a donor (not walking or acting as a sponsor), or be a business donor. You can mail your registration or donation to PO Box 0934, Temple Hills, MD 20757-0934 until May 4. Or register on the day of the walk-a-thon, May 11.
Parking and sign-in will be at the Oxon Hill Lutheran Church, 3415 Brinkley Road in Temple Hills. The registration table opens at 9 a.m. and closes at noon. For information or to volunteer, call 301-899-8358.
Suitland Road mayhem
And this week I noticed that the new bus shelter near the VFW on Suitland Road has been wrecked. Apparently, a car driving too fast on Suitland Road jumped the curb and crunched the shelter. However, I haven’t seen tire tracks.
Davies Memorial Unitarian Universalist Church invites to you an Earth Day Celebration at 10:30 a.m. April 21. There will be a creative celebration of Earth Day, “Moving Boldly Forward,” poets and singers joining the DC Labor Chorus, a photo exhibit, and an Earth Chalice created by a team headed by artist Caryl Henry Alexander. The church is at 7400 Temple Hill Road in Camp Springs. For information, go to www.dmuuc.org or call 301-449-4308.
May they rest in peace
Dr. Paul Austin Dorn Jr., an ophthalmologist with offices in Temple Hills for 44 years, died Feb. 16.
Audrey Elizabeth Sherman, 66, a 1963 graduate of Suitland High School, died April 2 at her home in Forestville. She was born in Washington, daughter of Melvin and Frannie Faucette Anderson. Survivors include her husband Charles “Butch” Sherman; children, Dawn Brash and Nathan “Nate” Sherman; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and her brother Alvis Anderson.
Barbara Ann “Bobbie” Catterton, Suitland High graduate, died Feb. 21. She worked at the Navy Yard and retired from FAA before moving to Las Vegas. Survivors include her children, Mike, Francie, Lisa and Jamie, several grandchildren and three siblings.
Happy anniversary to Dwight and Ruby Holloway, their 57th on April 14; John and Emily Tierney, their 63rd on April 15; Edward and Jane (Martin) Talbert, their 64th on April 16; Jim and Pat Conlon, their 39th on April 20: John and Ruth Anthony, Jr., their 35th on April 22; Lewis and Trisha (Pitts) Woods, their 24th on April 22; and Janet and Brian Spivey, April 23.