Obituaries 

Peggy Fairfax Cosley

Mrs. Peggy Fairfax Cosley of Walkersville, MD was called home to be with Jesus on April 25, 2018. She was the loving wife of Larry Cosley, and mother of Dymbra Brown. Peggy was a dedicated member of Quinn Chapel A.M.E. Church. Peggy is survived by her husband, Larry; daughter, Dymbra Brown (Larry); stepchildren, Natashia Cosley and Jerome Cosley (Tonia); and grandson, Trevor Brown of Frederick, MD; brothers, Kenny Fairfax of Northern, VA and Thomas Payne (Elaine) of Sterling, VA; sisters, Barbara Fitts (Vince) and Mary Lee Crabbe of Reston, VA,…

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William Lynn Moberly

William Lynn Moberly, 79, died on March 20, 2018 in the same house where he was born, in Walkersville, MD. He was the husband to Suzanne (LeGore) Moberly. Lynn was the seventh child born to C. Robert and Grace W. Moberly. Lynn graduated as president of his Walkersville High School Class of 1957. He then served four years in the Air Force as a Military Policeman in New Mexico and Okinawa. Returning home from military service, he graduated from the MD State Police Academy and was a proud MD State…

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Furman Sparkman

Furman L. “Panky” Sparkman, age 69, of Woodsboro, died Monday, March 19, 2018 at his home. Born October 22, 1948 in Cumberland, KY, he was the son of the late Bruce and Hazel Blair Sparkman. Mr. Sparkman was a graduate of Walkersville High School. He served in the Army during the Vietnam War, stationed in Germany. He worked in construction in the Frederick area, retiring in 2010. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and loved playing horseshoes. Surviving are daughters, Michelle Dinterman and husband, Dave of Woodsboro and Karen Cucina of Emmitsburg; son, Charles…

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Marian Pelkey

Marian Grace Pelkey nee Troxell of Thurmont passed away Sunday March 4, 2018 at Meritus Medical Center with her son Joseph by her side. Born July 10, 1935 in Woodsboro, Maryland she was the daughter of the late George Russell & Mabel nee Wastler Troxell. In addition to her parents Marian was preceded in death by her husband Robert W Pelkey. She is survived by her sons Joseph R Pelkey, Robert Lyons (Sandra); brothers Bernard L Troxell, James B Troxell and Roger L Troxell , sister Margaret J Carbaugh; and…

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Audrey Blank

Audrey (Fogle) Blank, 87, of Walkersville, Maryland, passed away on March 4, 2018 at Glade Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation in Walkersville. She was the wife of the late Edgar M. Blank whom passed away in 2011. Born on September 19, 1930, in Frederick, Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Burkhard and Ruth (Stull) Fogle. She was a graduate of Walkersville High School, class of 1948. She worked as a seamstress for many years, working at Claire Frock in Thurmont, MD. In her later years, she worked in retail…

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