James Howard Stevenson
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MD, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Monday, January 7, 2019. She was born in Kemblesville, PA, on April 18, 1923, to the late Harry Lee Swain and Anna Swain.
She graduated from Goldey-Beacom College and then worked as a bookkeeper. Later, Lillian was a secretary at the University of Delaware. She was an active member of Zion United Methodist Church.
A prolific writer, Lillian was a published poet, and wrote letters to family and friends. She enjoyed playing cards and table games. She enjoyed traveling with her husband in their RV, and would often spend the winter in Florida. Lillian was a huge fan of the Baltimore Orioles. She was a feisty and independent person with a wonderful sense of humor. Lillian was loved by everyone that was lucky enough to know her, was an inspiration to many, and will be dearly missed.
Lillian is survived by two sons: James E. Mink Jr. (Patricia); Gary E. Mink (Rebecca); six grandchildren: Jennifer Kettelkamp (Scott), Eric Mink (Jen), Lauren Slater (Dwight), Ryan Mink (Kristin), Samuel Mink, Simeon Mink; eight great grandchildren; siblings: Ruth Underwood, Irene Redding, and Earl Swain.
In addition to her parents, Lillian was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Mink Sr.; sister, Florence Taylor; and brother, Joseph Swain.
A visitation will be held 6–8 p.m. on Friday, January 11 at R.T. Foard Funeral Home, 111 S. Queen St., Rising Sun, MD 21911. A Celebration of Lillian’s Life will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 12 at Zion United Methodist Church, 94 Old Zion Rd., North East, MD 21901, where family and friends may begin visiting at 10 a.m. Burial will follow at Rosebank Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions payable to “Zion United Methodist Church Scholarship Fund” and may be sent c/o funeral home, P.O. Box 248, Rising Sun, MD 21911.
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James Howard Stevenson, 75, passed the 6th January, 2019 at his home in
MD peacefully in his sleep. His Memorial will be held this Saturday, the 12th of January, at Trinity United Methodist Church in Chesapeake City, MD on 3rd Avenue at 1 p.m.
James was born on the 30th of August, 1943 in Mt. Nebo, Pennsylvania, to Samuel and Dorothy Stevenson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn (nee Rhoades); his brother, George; and sister, Janet. Loving father of James and Craig, grandfather of Marissa, brother of Richard, multiple brothers and sisters-inlaw and uncle to numerous nieces and nephews.
He was well-loved and respected by the many friends he had made throughout his life, by his co-parishioners at Trinity United Methodist Church and his many colleagues at the Paris Foundation in Elkton where he volunteered. He was a retired member of Local 19 Sheet-Metal Workers Union in Philadelphia
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Paris Foundation in Elkton, MD.