Death: 1945, Feb. 23
- Baltimore City
- Dates: 1945
Notes: Dr. Everett Hopkins Garey, well known Westminster dentist, died this morning, Friday, February 23, 1945, following an illness of over two years. He was born in Denton, Md., the son of the late Thomas F. and Anna Dixon Garey, and was aged 53 years.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Helen M. Brown Garey; a daughter, Mrs. Helen Garey Banfield, Baltimore, and a son, Everett H. Garey, Jr., Seaman 2/c, U.S. Navy, stationed at Norfolk, Va.; a sister, Mrs. Benjamin Somers, Denton, Md.
During the First World War, he had a rating of hospital apprentice 1/c and was with the Naval Unit SATC, University of Maryland, Baltimore.
He was a member of the Masonic Order and of Carroll Post No. 31, the American Legion. He had practiced dentistry here the past twenty-four years.
Funeral survices will be conducted from the funeral home of F.A. Sharrer and Son, Washington Ave., on Monday at 1:00 PM in charge of the Rev. J. Edmund Lippy, pastor of St. Paul’s Reformed church, and the Rev. Nevin E. Smith, Hanover, a former pastor of the deceased. Bearers will be from the Legion who will conduct a graveside service. Interment will be in the National Cemetery at Baltimore.
Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.