Glade Valley Obituaries 

Robert Johnson

Robert Allen “Robbie” Johnson, 56, of Woodsboro, Maryland, passed away unexpectedly in an Ultralight Plane Crash on August 18, 2018. Born on September 29, 1961 in Frederick, he was the beloved son of Edward and Jeannette (Wachter) Johnson. Rob never knew a stranger and enjoyed many events with family and friends. He enjoyed helping people and giving a kind word and telling a joke. He enjoyed the occasional motorcycle ride with family and friends and attending ultralight gatherings. He worked for Shipley Bottling Company, Barnes Cabinet Shop, Rylan Home, Klipp…

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Lorene G. Simmons

Lorene G. Simmons, 83, of Walkersville, Maryland, passed from this life on Friday, August 10, 2018 at Glade Valley Nursing & Rehab in Walkersville. Born on July 31, 1935, in Greenville, SC, she was the daughter of the late Judge W. and Eva (Ivester) Grizzle. Lorene enjoyed country music, politics and Southern cooking. She is survived by daughters, Sheila L. Zavage and husband, Paul, of Walkersville and Cheryl A. Edmands and husband, Mike, of Brookeville, MD; a son, Charles E. Simmons of Frederick; four grandsons, Shawn, Steven, Anthony and Kevin;…

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Daniel Christopher Nusbaum

Daniel Christopher Nusbaum, age 33, of Walkersville, died suddenly Thursday, August 2, 2018 at his mother’s home in Martinsburg, WV. Born May 17, 1985 in Frederick, he was the son of Topper C. Nusbaum of Walkersville and Ruth Horsch-Nusbaum of Martinsburg and the stepson of Cathy Nusbaum of Walkersville. Daniel was a 2003 graduate of Walkersville High School and attended Frederick Community College and Shepherd University. He was a self-employed field technician. He volunteered with both the Bakerton and Shepherdstown Volunteer Fire Depts., enjoyed fishing, watching documentaries and learning, chemistry…

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Stephen Beck

Stephen Beck, 52, of Walkersville passed from this life on Thursday, August 2, 2018. A farewell ceremony will be held at  11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at St. Timothy’s Catholic Church, 8651 Biggs Ford Road in Walkersville. Monsignor Richard Murphy will be Celebrant. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Timothy’s Catholic Church in Walkersville.

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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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