Jean Doris Day

August 11, 1929 – August 25, 2013 Visitation: First Saints Community Church, St. Paul’s Campus Wednesday, August 28, 2013 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Visitation Services: First Saints Community Church, St. Paul’s Campus Wednesday, August 28, 2013 3:00 PM Funeral Service Cemetery Services: Arlington National Cemetery At a date to be determined. Jean Doris Day, 84, of Leonardtown, MD died August 25, 2013 at the Hospice House of St. Mary’s. Born August 11, 1929 in Roanoke, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Margaret Hostetter Phelps and William Thomas Phelps. Jean has resided in St. Mary’s county for the last thirty years. She attended services at First Saints Community Church at St. Paul’s Campus in Leonardtown, MD. She was a member of the United Methodist Women’s Organization, the Young at Heart Fellowship Group and the Bible Study Group at St. Paul’s, and the Retired Senior Volunteer Program. She was a homemaker who enjoyed crossword puzzles and game shows. Jean is survived by her children, Linda Day Sterner of Thornburg, VA, Joan Day Gill of Fredericksburg, VA and Robert Dunn Day of St. Augustine, FL; dear sister of Pearl P. Stavely of West Friendship, MD, her twin, June P. O’Donnoghue of York, PA, Frances P. Jones of College Park, MD and Alfred Phelps of New Market, MD; Grandchildren Christopher Sterner, Edward Sterner, Colleen Cook and Kimberly Martelon and 7 Great Grandchildren. She is also survived by her dear friends, the Lavender Family. Jean was pre-deceased by her husband the late Robert D. Day; sisters Margaret P. Greenberg, Elizabeth “Libby” Miller, Gertrude “Gertie” Wilson; and brother Clarence Phelps. A visitation will be held at the First Saints Community Church at St. Paul’s campus, 25550 Point Lookout Road, Leonardtown, MD 20650 on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 from 2:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. A funeral service will follow at 3:00 P.M.., with Pastors John Wunderlich and Ruth Dixon officiating. Interment will be held at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. Pallbearers will be Christopher Sterner, Edward Sterner, Raymond Jones, Keith Lavender, Matthew Lavender-Knott, Guy Knott and MacKenzie Mead. In memory of Jean, memorial contributions may be made to First Saints Community Church, P.O. Box 95, Leonardtown, MD 20650 or to the Hospice House of St. Mary’s Inc., P.O. Box 625, Leonardtown, MD 20650 Condolences to the family may be made at www.brinsfieldfuneral.com. Arrangements by the Brinsfield Funeral Home, P.A., Leonardtown, MD.

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