Obituaries 

Kurt Hakenson

Kurt Edward “Eddie” Hakenson 49, died at his home in Walkersville, MD, on Christmas Eve, December 24, 2018, after a two year battle with a rare lung disease. Born in Worcester, MA, he was a gifted individual, a loving father, a caring husband, fabulous son, and a friend to many that crossed his path. In his spare time Kurt had a unique way of solving the “World’s Problems”, well before anyone else was aware of them. He had a great passion for fly fishing, was a music enthusiast with a…

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Carmela Kaspersky

Carmela (Candy) Kaspersky of Woodsboro, MD, passed away December 23, 2018 at home. She was daughter of the late Delmo and Mildred Paschini Mazzoni, born and raised in Peckville, PA on April 15, 1933. Carmela was a much loved wife, mother, and grandmother. In addition to her husband Jack, she is survived by son, Michael Kaspersky, and companion, Ann Lundahl, Thurmont, MD; and son, David and wife Robyn Robertson Kaspersky and children, Justin, Samuel, Joseph, Jonathan, and Rebekah. She has as brother, Joseph P. Mazzoni, and wife, Yvonne, Peckville, PA;…

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Glade Valley Obituaries 

Ray King

Mr. Ray William King, 79, of Walkersville died Friday, December 28, 2018 at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of the late, Norma Jean King, who predeceased him on March 28, 2010. Born April 25, 1939 in Waynesboro, PA, he was the son of the late William Earl King and Elsie Grace (Benchoff) King. Ray was a veteran of the US Navy, having served from 1958 – 1962. Following his Honorable Discharge, he worked for the A&P Supermarket in Glen Burnie until 1963. From 1964 until his retirement in…

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Herman George Hamilton, Jr.

Herman George Hamilton Jr., a U.S. Navy veteran, age 69, of Walkersville, Maryland, passed from this life on Sunday, December 23 at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was born October 30th, 1949, in Annapolis, Maryland to Herman George Hamilton Sr. and Cecilia Sylvia (Baszak) Hamilton. He was the owner and operator of Hamilton Electronics. He served on the Board of Directors of Legal Aid Bureau of Maryland for the last 18 years, and as the Executive Assistant with the Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization (ADAO) for the last 13 years. Herman’s purest joys in…

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Glade Valley Obituaries 

Clifford Shelton

Clifford W. “Mutt” Shelton, 98, of Walkersville, Maryland, passed from this life on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the loving husband of the late Mildred Shelton. Born on November 6, 1920, in Mount Pleasant, MD, he was the son of the late Harry W. and Clara (Getzendaner) Shelton. Mutt was drafted to the United States Army during WWII serving under General George S. Patton. He boxed at the age of 17 at local areas in Frederick County and continued his boxing while stationed in Italy.…

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