Dortha M. Maguire

Dorchester Star - - Obituaries -

PRE­STON — Dortha M. Maguire, 84, formerly of Pre­ston, MD, passed away on Thurs­day, Au­gust 25, 2016 at Kent Gen­eral Hospi­tal in Dover, DE. She was born in Rhodes­dale, MD, on Nov. 22, 1931 and was a daugh­ter of the late Isaac N. Mil­li­gan and Ernes­tine Thomas Mil­li­gan.

Mrs. Maguire at­tended schools in El­do­rado and Hur­lock and grad­u­ated from Hur­lock High School class of 1948. On Dec. 26, 1953, she mar­ried Regi­nald A. Maguire Jr., who passed away on Aug. 12, 2014.

She worked as a sec­re­tary for Al­bert W. Sisk & Son for 42 years. Mrs. Maguire was a mem­ber of the Pre­ston Com­mu­nity Club and Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church.

She is sur­vived by her son, Regi­nald A. Maguire III and wife Vicky of Dover; a grand­son Pa­trick T. Maguire of Nor­folk, VA; two sis­ters: Eileen M. Jones of Hur­lock and Vir­ginia M. Stover of Ok­la­homa City, OK; a brother, James Franklin Mil­li­gan of Hur­lock; and sev­eral nieces and neph­ews.

A fu­neral ser­vice will be held on Fri­day, Sept. 2, 11 a.m. at Thomas Fu­neral Home, P.A. in Cam­bridge, with Fa­ther James Nash of­fi­ci­at­ing. In­ter­ment will fol­low at Unity Wash­ing­ton Ceme­tery near Hur­lock. Fam­ily will re­ceive friends on Thurs­day evening from 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flow­ers, me­mo­rial con­tri­bu­tions can be made to Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 7906 Ocean Gate­way, Eas­ton, MD 21601.


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