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Death Notification M/Tpr -Ret William Long III

The Maryland Troopers Association regrets to inform you that M/Tpr William Long III passed away on June 14th at the age of 53. M/Tpr Long retired in 2011 after 20 years of dedicated service to Maryland State Police. Please keep the entire Long family in your prayers. Below is the printed obituary from Stauffers Funeral … Continued

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Death Notification Sgt (Ret) Gregory Barnhart

Gregory L. Barnhart, 71, passed away at Mount Sinai Hospital in NY, NY on May 2, 2022. He was fighting liver cancer. Born April 12, 1951 in Hagerstown, MD, Greg was the son of Elwood and Thelma (Trumpower) Barnhart. Greg graduated from Waynesboro H.S. and Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a degree in criminology. Greg … Continued

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Death Notification Lt (Ret) William “Gerry” Winner

We regret to inform you that Lt (Ret) William “Gerry” Winner passed away on April 30th, at the age of 78. Our condolences to the Winner family during this difficult time. Below is a copy of the obituary from Wilhelm-Eakin Funeral Home: William “Gerry” Gerard Winner, 78, of Clubhouse Road, LaVale, died Saturday, April 30, … Continued

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Celebration of Life : Sgt (Ret) Charles Ray Smiley

The Maryland Troopers Association regrets to inform you that Sgt (Ret) Charles Ray Smiley passed away on April 20th after a lengthy illness at the age of 69. Ray Smiley retired in 1998 after 25 years of dedicated service to MSP. We would like to offer our condolences to the Smiley family during this difficult … Continued

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Death Notification – Lieutenant (Ret) Neil Bechtol

We regret to inform you that Retired Lt. Neil Bechtol passed away on March 15th at the age of 86. The Maryland Troopers Association sends it’s deepest condolences to the Bechtol Family during this difficult time. The following is a copy of the obituary as published by Stauffer Funeral Home. Neil Ford Bechtol, 86, of … Continued

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Death Notification – Retired Major John P. Cook

We regret to inform you that Retired Major John P. Cook passed away on January 6, 2022 at the age of 76. The Maryland Troopers Association sends it’s deepest condolences to the Cook Family during this difficult time. The following obituary was obtained from the McComas Funeral Home, Harford County, Maryland. On January 6, 2022, … Continued

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Death Notification – Lt. (retired) Benjamin H. Cohey

We regret to inform you that Benjamin H. Cohey passed away on December 22, 2021 at the age of 79. The Maryland Troopers Association sends it’s deepest condolences to the Cohey Family during this difficult time. The following is a copy of the obituary from Bailey Funeral Home and Cremation Service, P.A. Benjamin H. Cohey … Continued

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Death Notification – Retired TFC George A. Prager

We regret to inform you that George A. Prager passed away on December 21, 2021 at the age of 53. The Maryland Troopers Association sends it’s deepest condolences to the Prager Family during this difficult time. The following is a copy of the obituary from Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, P.A. George Anthony Prager, 53, of Hanover, … Continued

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Death notification – Lt. (Ret) Wayne N. Saunders

We regret to inform you that Retired Lieutenant Wayne N. Saunders passed away on November 20th, 2021, at the age of 80. The Maryland Troopers Association sends its deepest condolences to the Saunders Family during this difficult time. The following is a copy of the obituary from Thomas Funeral Home, P.A. in Cambridge: Wayne N. … Continued

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Death Notification – Retired Major Randy Holt.

We regret to inform you that Retired Major Randy Holt passed away on December 1, 2021 at the age of 74. The Maryland Troopers Association sends it’s deepest condolences to the Holt Family during this difficult time. Randall L. Holt, age 74, of Springfield Township, Seven Valleys, died at 4:23 AM Wednesday, December 1, 2021 … Continued