Ethel L. Redmond of Leonardtown, MD, went to meet the Lord on May 8, 2018 at the age of 69.
Ethel is predeceased in death by her father, Amos A. Holmes; and spouse, Robert M. Redmond. She is survived by her mother, JoLoyce Holmes; sisters: Amy Simmers; Jessica Holmes; son, Robert E. Redmond with his wife Marilyn; daughters: Amy Payne with her husband George; Jill Coleman with her husband Todd; grandchildren: Jorrell, Justin, Jade, Nick, Roxy, John, Daniel, Kelsey, Kevin, Rachael, Shannon; as well as her children’s half-brother, Robert Demarr with wife Deborah.
Ethel had a huge heart and received joy from giving to others. She will always be remembered and loved by too many to list.
Ethel requested not to have a service and it was important she donate her body to the Maryland Anatomy Board. She stated “I will be fascinating to some medical student.”
Ethel has always loved her dogs and was known as the “Dog Woman of Hollywood” for years. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ethel can be sent to Tri-County Animal Shelter, 6707 Animal Shelter Road, Hughesville, MD 20637, or www.charlescountymd.gov/es/animalshelter/tri-county-animal-shelter.
Stephen Charles Baker, 67, of Mechanicsville, MD, passed away May 11, 2018 at his residence. Stephen was born to the late Charles and Agnes Baker in Washington, DC, on Nov. 17, 1950.
Steve met the love of his life, Anne Ascosi, when they were 15 years old and married Nov. 15, 1969. For the last 50 years, they have rarely left each other’s side and shared many amazing adventures together.
Stephen was predeceased by his daughter, Tara Theresa Baker. He is survived by his loving wife, Anne Carmel Baker; son, Charles Leonard Baker and wife Heather; daughter, Karen Anne Aud and her husband Doug; sister, Mollie Cohee; brother, Patrick Baker; his four grandchildren: Garret Baker, Corryn Baker, Reilly Aud and Mackenzie Aud were his greatest joys.
Stephen was a member of the IBEW Local 26 for over 30 years. He enjoyed cruises, going to Dover, but most of all, cookouts with his family. Condolences to the family may be made at: www.brinsfieldfuneral.com. Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A.