OBITUARY

Jeanine Anne Agnew

November 28, 1947May 24, 2010

Jeanine Anne Agnew, 62 of Waldorf, died May 24, 2010 at her home. Mrs. Agnew was born on November 28, 1947 at Sibley Hospital. She was the daughter of Lewis B. Kemp and Julia Semaka. She was raised in Forestville, Maryland and graduated from Suitland High School in 1965. After graduation she married Thomas Agnew and started a family in Waldorf, Maryland. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who devoted all of her time taking care of her family while spending countless volunteer hours at local schools, community organizations and girl scouts. She loved gardening with her husband, arts and crafts, cooking, baking and sewing. She is survived by her husband Thomas E. Agnew, daughters Lynn C. Agnew, Amy Agnew-Rusch, grandchildren Krista L. Rosinski, Richard R. Alvey, Sabrina L. Rusch and the late Alexis C. Rusch. Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 27, 2010, from 6:00 - 8:00 PM, at Huntt Funeral Home, Waldorf, Maryland with prayers at 7:30. Funeral service will be on Friday, May 28, 2010 at 10:00 AM. Interment at Trinity Memorial Gardens, Waldorf, Maryland. A gathering of family and friends will take place at the Elks Lodge in Waldorf on 925 to follow.

Services

  • Funeral Service Friday, May 28, 2010
  • Visitation Thursday, May 27, 2010
REMEMBERING

Jeanine Anne Agnew

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Brian Piaquadio

May 27, 2010

you were definately like a mother to most of us who knew you and I enjoyed our late night conversations on the phone... I am sorry we didn't get to make that trip to see the Mummers... I know you are with Lexi and your daughter now... RIP

May 27, 2010

I always called her Mrs. Agnew. I taught her grand kids, I was friends with her daughters. She always treated me like part of the family. Even with no kids here at Middleton Elementary, she kept in touch with me.
I put a memory on the front marquee at school. She will always be in my heart. I love you Mrs. Agnew!!!!!!!
Debbie Haan Middleton Elem.

Patti Blumenthal

May 27, 2010

My abiding sympathy during this time of grief. Jeannie was a dynamic creative force with great love for her family. I wish comfort and peace to those who received so much of her love while she was here.

May 27, 2010

Dear Agnew Family - I am Lynnie (the god-child of the Grant/Thorpe family). I have such wonderful memories of Jeannie from when I was a little girl. She sured loved her family. She will be missed very much. May God bring you His peace.

Jan Shannon

May 27, 2010

Tommy and family. My heart is breaking for all of you. Jeanie and I visited so many times on the phone as well as our wonderful NM trip together. I can't imagine never hearing her laughter again. My deepest sympathy to you and yours.

Cindy Tournier

May 26, 2010

Tommy, Lynn, Amy, Krista, Ricky and Sabrina: You have a special place in the hearts of the Garden Bobs, even if we've only met Tommy in person. Jeanie was so proud of each and every one of you, and so committed to making your lives happy and fulfilled. I know life will seem very empty without her but I hope loving memories and the comfort of friends will sustain you on your grief journey. Those friends include all of us who met her on AOL and came to know and love her through her messages and in person.

I'll always cherish the memory of my trip to DC over 10 years ago. Jeanie and Sally picked me up at the airport, although we'd never met face to face before. I was sitting at the back of the plane and Sally was having to hold Jeanie back from storming the plane to find me! That was our Jeanie and I will miss that wonderful feisty spirit of hers and the caring and support she invariably offered when I needed it. I'm holding each of you in my heart.

Amy Tobin

May 26, 2010

Gram meant a lot to Jacquie & Cheryl. I am glad she was in their lives. My heart goes out to all of you.

Terry Neave DoByne

May 26, 2010

Tommy, Lynn, Amy & kids, My heartfelt sympathy goes out to you during this time. Jeanie holds a spot in my fondest of childhood memories. She was a dear friend to my mom. I thank her for that. I remember how loving and helpful she was and know that she has touched many lives. May she rest in peace now. ^i^

Barbie Lester

May 26, 2010

Jeanine was my girl scout leader and a caring,loving second mom to me. You will be deeply missed. My sympathy goes out to the Agnew family. I will be thinking of you all as you go through this diffiicult time. I love you Tommy,Lynn and Amy. Love, Barbie Lester

Cathy "Steenie" Steenson

May 25, 2010

I also am one of Jeanie's online friends. I can't imagine how devastating her loss is to you all right now. I am thinking of you and sending prayers of strength for you all. I have so many good memories of Jeanie and our group trips, I feel so lucky to have known her. With love and sadness,