Dorothea Garrison

Dorothea L. Garrison

February 20, 1931 - April 1, 2019
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Dorothea L. Garrison "Dottie", 88, a resident of Heritage Harbour in Annapolis, MD and formerly of Clinton, MD, died on Monday, April 1, 2019 at the Anne Arundel Medical Center. Born on February 20, 1931 in Philadelphia, PA to the late Alfred and Josephine Belz, Dottie graduated from L.C.C.R.H.S in Lindenwold, NJ and from the Lankanau School of Nursing in Philadelphia, PA. She worked with AAA, Woodward & Lothrop and as a draftsman for naval charts with the Hydrographic Office in Suitland, MD. Dorothea was recently preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Richard L. Garrison. She is survived by her three children, Stephen R. Garrison of Fenwick Island, DE, Carla A. Nash of Egg Harbor Township, NJ, and Kevin C. Garrison of Huntingtown, MD and her six grandchildren, Jessica, Timothy, Lindsay and Nicholas Nash and Christopher and Andrew Garrison. A memorial service will be held at the Kalas Funeral Home & Crematory, 2973 Solomons Island Rd., Edgewater, MD on Saturday, April 6 at 10 am. Donations may be made in Dorothea's name to St. John Neumann Catholic Church, 620 N. Bestgate Road, Annapolis, MD 21401. Online condolences and tributes may be made by clicking the Memory Wall link.
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    Saturday, April 6th, 2019 | 10:00am
    Saturday, April 6th, 2019 10:00am
    Kalas Funeral Home & Crematory-Edgewater
    2973 Solomons Island Road
    EDGEWATER, MD 21037
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Norma Hetrick

Posted at 05:15pm
I enjoyed my times with Dottie. We played Mah Jongg together and she was a very good player. She always had a sunny disposition and welcomed us into her home. What a wonderful hostess!. I will miss seeing her and offer my sincere sympathy to her family. Blessing to all. Norma Hetrick

The Cappello Family

Posted at 03:27pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
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Rob McQuade

Posted at 10:16am
Steve, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family. She was a beautiful and gracious lady. May she rest in peace. Love Jan & Rob
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