Martha, "Marty" Delphey, 81 Spouse of Gary
Mrs. Martha Anne "Marty" Jackson Delphey, 80, of New Market, MD, passed away on Sunday, March 22, 2015, at the University of Maryland Medical Center. She was the loving wife of Ray Gary Delphey, Jr., they were married in 1956. Born in Washington, DC, on June 4, 1934, she was the daughter of the late T. Floyd and Grace Rutter Jackson.
Marty was a graduate of Washington Lee High School Class of 1952, and a graduate of the University of Maryland College in 1956. She and her husband lived in Wheaton for 37 years and she was involved with Girl Scouts, Wheaton Boys Club and the Resurrection Lutheran Church. She taught preschool at the Olney Day Nursery for 22 years. In 1996 they moved to Frederick, where she became an active member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church, Senior Recreation Council and the New Market "Young At Heart."
Surviving in addition to her husband are her two children, Ray G. Delphey, III and wife Blanca, of Tampa, FL and Laura D. Acuna and husband Patrick, of Damascus, five grandchildren, Patrick F. Acuna, Jr., J. Grant Acuna, Matthew J. Acuna, Ray G. Delphey IV and wife Courtney and Stefanie D. Goggins and husband, Kyle three great grandchildren, Addison and Dylan Goggins and Easton Delphey.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., on Thursday, March 26, 2015, at the Evangelical Lutheran Church, 31 East Church Street, Frederick. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service. The Rev. Dr. Robert Driver Bishop, will officiate. Interment will follow in the Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick.
Arrangements are with the Keeney and Basford Funeral Home, 106 East Church Street, Frederick. Online condolences may be shared at keeneybasford.com.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Evangelical Lutheran Church, 35 East Church Street, Frederick,MD 21701.
Wetterer, 81, Spouse of Ernie
Jan Wetterer, 81, Spouse of Ernie
Jan (Jacobson) Wetterer, 81, of Sharpsburg, Md., loving daughter, sister, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend, passed away Tuesday morning, July 8, 2014, at her home.
Born July 15, 1932, in Charleston, S.C., she was the daughter of the late Walter C. and Myrta J. (Dobbs) Jacobson.
She was of the Protestant faith.
Jan attended Flushing High School in Flushing, N.Y. After graduation, she attended Hunter College in New York City.
She was a homemaker for many years. After her children were raised, Jan became a teacher's aide for the deaf at schools in the Washington, D.C., area and, in the latter part of her career, was an administrative assistant at Trinity College in the district. She also became a certified graphologist.
Jan was an avid animal lover and spent her time helping all animals in need.
Jan and her husband, Ernie, moved to the Sharpsburg area in 1987. From that time on, Jan became very active in many clubs and organizations such as being the editor of the Sharpsburg Town Crier for 20 years, a member and past president of the Boonsboro (Md.) Historical Society, a member of the Sharpsburg Historical Society and part of the Antietam National Battlefield Advisory Committee. She was also a past member of the Washington County Zoning and Appeals Board.
Jan is survived by her husband, Ernest Wetterer, whom she married Aug. 30, 1951; her daughter, Lynn DiCarlo and her husband, John Jr., of Keedysville, Md.; and her son, Thomas Wetterer of Washington, D.C. She also is survived by four grandchildren, Daniel Wetterer Jr., Erin Dixon, Laura Oates and Sarah Baker; and six great-grandchildren, Jasmine, Isabella, Adam, Ryan, Evan and Levi.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Daniel Wetterer Sr.; and her brother, Walter Jacobson.
A memorial service in Jan's memory will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 10, 2014, at Bast-Stauffer Funeral Home, 7606 Old National Pike, Boonsboro. The Rev. Richard G. Hembrock will officiate.
Family will receive friends one hour prior to the service Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family will accept donations at the memorial service for a local cat rescue.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at BastStaufferFuneralHome.com.