Alice Lovenia Filsinger


Alice Lovenia Filsinger, 82, of Mt. Lake Park, MD, passed away Saturday, July 29, 2017, at Dennett Road Manor Nursing Home, Oakland, MD.

Born January 15, 1935, in Sang Run, MD, she was the daughter of the late Everett & Mariam (Hoye) Friend. Mrs. Filsinger was preceded in death by her husband, John Edward Filsinger, Sr.; two brothers, Daniel Friend, Nicholas Friend; one sister, Esther Lee Cook; one brother-in-law, Frank Cook; one granddaughter, Jeannie Filsinger; one son-in-law, Paul Frantz; one great-grandson, Jakob Filsinger.

Mrs. Filsinger was a lens inspector for Bausch & Lomb. She was a member of the Deer Park Homemaker's Club, Par Matt Womens Bowling League and the Sang Run Open Door Chapel. Mrs. Filsinger enjoyed painting, upholstery, crafts, cake decorating and rescuing cats.

Surviving are two sons, John Edward (Debbie) Filsinger, Jr., Oakland, David Wayne (Denise) Filsinger, MA; three daughters, Deborah Lee Frantz, Oakland, Terry Lyn (Mike) Savage, McHenry, MD, Elizabeth Ann (Dan) Hager, Frederick, MD; one brother, Samuel (Nancy) Friend, McHenry; two sisters, Betty (Ronald) Warren, Silver Spring, MD, Margaret (Manny) Quinones, SC; nine grandchildren, Brandon (Kelli) Frantz, Nathan (Anissa) Frantz, Jennifer (Jared) Resh, Levi Filsinger, Rebecca (Chuck) Flannery, Juli (Shaun) Cummins, Michelle Savage Johnson, Josiah Filsinger & Alysa Filsinger; eleven great-grandchildren, Maclairen, Matthew, Lyla & Adalee Frantz, Riley Uphold, Gunner Resh, Emma Flannery, Gabby & Tyler Johnson, Conor & Patrick Cummins.

A Memorial Service will be at the Sang Run Open Door Chapel, Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at 11:00 am with the Rev. Michael Saturday officiating. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service.

Expressions of sympathy may be directed to Hospice of Garrett County or the Garrett County Animal Shelter.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 1100 Memorial Drive, Oakland, is assisting the family with cremation arrangements.

  Memorial Service

Friends will be received at the Sang Run Open Door Chapel, Wednesday, August 2, 2017, from 10 - 11:00 am.

Sang Run Road, McHenry, Maryland

Services will follow at 11 am with the Rev. Michael Saturday officiating.

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The Frazee Family

Dear John and Debbie,

Please accept our condolences on the passing of your mother.
Our family is keeping your family in our thoughts and prayers.

With heartfelt sympathy and love,
Betty Frazee - Diana and JR Lyons - Debbie, Keith, Kaila and Chris Margrey

 Posted August 2, 2017 - 8:42pm
Paula Ridenour

Deb & family, prayers for your comfort. She was a very sweet lady! God bless you all.

 Posted August 2, 2017 - 9:20am
Steve & Debbie Sweitzer

Debbie, so sorry to her of your moms passing. She was an awesome lady. If we can do anything please let us know, Gods love in you time of great sorrow.

 Posted August 2, 2017 - 1:35am
Steve & Debbie Sweitzer

Debbie so sorry to hear of your moms passing, your in my thoughts and prayers. Your mom was an awesome lady, We are truly going to miss her. If i can do anything for you let me know. Gods love in your time of great sorrow.

 Posted August 2, 2017 - 1:33am
Sue Liller

Deb and family our thoughts and prayers are with you all!

 Posted July 31, 2017 - 10:14pm
Sue Liller

Deb and family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all!

 Posted July 31, 2017 - 10:13pm
c. collier

May your memories cause you to smile often in the days ahead until you meet again. "There is going to be a resurrection" (John 5:28,29).

 Posted July 31, 2017 - 7:50pm
Jessi Warren

I'm so very sorry to hear. My thoughts and prayers are with all of the family. Unfortunately I am out of state and unable to attend the services, but please know I'm there in spirit with you all. Love and hugs to you all. ❤

 Posted July 31, 2017 - 7:16pm
Fran Martin

Deb and all family. My sympathy to all of you in the loss of your mother. May God give you peace and strength in the days ahead. Love and blessings to you.

 Posted July 31, 2017 - 4:14pm
Annis Colaw

So very sorry for your loss, god bless

 Posted July 31, 2017 - 10:40am
Tom Dabney

Debbie and John; My sincerest sympathies to you and the rest of your family on the passing of your mom. May she rest in peace.

 Posted July 31, 2017 - 10:29am


 Posted July 31, 2017 - 9:28am

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