On January 27, 2005, RUTH ANNIE DONNELL, age 93, of Silver Spring, MD. Mrs. Donnell was born in Moncure, NC and had been a resident of Baltimore for about 70 years prior to relocating to Silver Spring, MD. In Baltimore, Mrs. Donnell worked for many years as a foster mother and she also provided childcare services. Beloved wife of the late George M. Donnell; loving and dedicated mother of Sandra J. (Langston) Donnell-Smith; cherished sister of Velma Banks, Elaine (Henry) Lyons and Arthur and Eugene Mc Lean. She is also survived by other relatives and friends, including a special friend, Laurie Jackson. On Friday, February 4, visistation from 3 to 8 P. M at Hines-Rinaldi Funeral Home, 11800 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, and on Saturday from 9 A. M until services at 11 A.M., at Colesville United Methodist Church, 52 Randolph Road, Silver Spring, MD. Interment in Sanford, NC. GORSUCH, beloved husband of Fay M. Gorsuch, beloved father of Pamela Peacher and her husband Robert, Donna O'Brien and her husband Thomas, Nancy Suddoth and her husband Brian and Richard Gorsuch and his wife Kimberly, cherished grandfather of Michelle, Joshua, Jennifer, Michael, Sarah, Amanda, and Thomas II; dear great grandfather of Kyle; loving brother of Edwin Denwood Gorsuch. Friends may call at the family owned Evans Chapel of Memories-Parkville 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M., Thursday. A funeral service will be held 11 A.M, Friday. Interment Parkwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Joseph Richey Hospice Inc., 828 N. Eutaw Street, Baltimore, MD, 21201.
THE BALTIMORE SUN