Places

  • Elkton is also known as: Cecil County / Elkton town.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Larry Webster (american football player), Stephen P. Anderson (songwriter), Dwayne Henry (baseball player), and Frank Hansen (actor).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Cecil Whig.

History

Elkton was once known as the "Gretna Green of the West" because of its popularity as a place for eloping couples to marry, until a state law was passed in 1938 requiring a 48-hour waiting period. To this day, there are several wedding chapels in the town. Elkton is located at 39°36′36″N 75°49′33″W / 39. 61°N 75. 82583°W / 39. 61; -75. 82583 (39. 610016, −75. 825883). As of the census of 2000, there were 11,893 people, 4,446 households, and 2,898 families residing in the town. 5 people per square mile (571. 8/km²). There were 4,743 housing units at an average density of 590. 4 per square mile (228. 1/km²). The racial makeup of the town was 85. 85% White, 9. 64% African American, 0. 32% Native American, 1. 17% Asian, 0. 04% Pacific Islander, 0. 78% from other races, and 2. 20% from two or more...

There are currently 3 funeral home listings for the city of Elkton, Maryland.

Elkton Obituaries

It was reported on November 25th, 2015 that George Alvan Sr Raymond passed away in Elkton, Maryland.  Raymond was 83 years old and was born in Williamsport, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor George Alvan Sr's life.

It was revealed on August 27th, 2014 that Nancy Ceska (Lehew) perished in Elkton, Maryland.  Ms. Ceska was 73 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Nancy's life.

It was revealed by Monterey Herald on March 25th, 2014 that Beverly May Eckstein (Sturgill) passed away in Seaside, California.  Ms. Eckstein was 68 years old and was born in Elkton, MD.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Beverly May's life.

It was written by The Villages Daily Sun on November 25th, 2013 that Rick Kennedy perished in The Villages, Florida.  Kennedy was 59 years old and was born in Elkton, MD.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Rick's life.

It was noted by Union Democrat on March 15th, 2013 that Robert Charles "Bob" Marion perished in Sonora, California.  Marion was 81 years old and was born in Elkton, MD.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert Charles "Bob"'s life.

It was noted by The Villages Daily Sun on February 10th, 2013 that Judith Linda Paynter (Cahall) died in Lady Lake, Florida.  Ms. Paynter was 69 years old and was born in Elkton, MD.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Judith Linda's life.

It was noted by Lancaster Intelligencer Journal on January 14th, 2013 that Richard G Graybeal passed away in Mt Joy, Pennsylvania.  Graybeal was 71 years old and was born in Elkton, MD.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Richard G's life.

It was reported by Knoxville News-Sentinel on December 28th, 2012 that Phillip Lee Eder passed on in Knoxville, Tennessee.  Eder was 60 years old and was born in Elkton, MD.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Phillip Lee's life.

It was written on December 18th, 2012 that Garland M Huffman perished in Elkton, Maryland.  Huffman was 82 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Garland M's life.

It was disclosed by Cumberland Times-News on October 20th, 2012 that V Kay Miller passed on in Elkton, Maryland.  Miller was 75 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor V Kay's life.

All Funeral Homes in Elkton

Adams Funeral Home

The year was 1957, and Dwight Eisenhower our president, when William Adams founded Adams Funeral Home. Having graduated from Eckels College of Morturay Science, and completed his internship, Bill decided to open his own funeral home. He and his...

All Saints Cemetery

All Saints Cemetery, located on the Kirkwood Highway near Newark, was dedicated in 1958. It is beautifully landscaped with several bronze statuary groupings depicting the History of the Church, the Beatitudes and Mary, Queen of All Saints.

Beeson Funeral Home

At Beeson Funeral Home, we take great pride in what we do. Our purpose is to
Help families make well-planned preparations in their time of need;
Provide a peaceful and soothing environment where people can gather to honor a loved one
Preserve...

Cleveland & Grieco Funeral

The Cleveland & Grieco Funeral Home is the proud successor to a direct and continuous line of funeral service. Taylor Thompson, a master cabinetmaker and undertaker, practiced in Avondale and New Garden Township starting in 1856. The current...

Krienen-Griffith Incorporated

Krienen-Griffith Funeral Home began as a partnership in 1917 by two brothers, Carl H. Krienen and William J. Krienen. The company, at that time, was known as Krienen Brothers Funeral Home. In 1917, Krienen Brothers was located at 1216 Conrad...

Nichols Gilmore Funeral Home

Losing a loved one is never easy. Nichols-Gilmore Funeral Home and Cremation Service is here to support you through this difficult time. We offer a range of services to suit your family’s wishes.  Please contact our funeral directors any time of...

Spicer Mullikin Funeral Homes Incorporated

The history of our service to Delaware families began more than a hundred years ago, when William E. Haines opened his funeral home in Wilmington. It was later purchased by John W. Spicer, and then merged with a funeral home owned by James...

Tarring-Cargo Funeral Home

Since 1880, we have been providing Aberdeen and the surrounding area with compassion and professional services. As a locally owned and operated funeral home for over 100 years, we have established a tradition of helping families in planning all...

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Gee Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Elkton, WA 98185
Gilpin Manor Memorial Park
5423 21st Ave Ne
Elkton, WA 98185
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Hicks Home for Funerals PA
5423 21st Ave Ne
Elkton, WA 98185

Elkton Funeral Home News

DOROTHY C. "DOLLY" JOHNSON
On April 27, 1936 in Elkton, MD, she married Clarence Johnson who died in 1983 ... Calling hours will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, November 2, at the Hufcut Funeral Home, 3159 Route 22, Dover Plains, NY. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m ...
http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20101101/NEWS0301/311019984

OBITUARY: Dorothy M. Angell Kennedy, 91
She is survived by a son Claude Angell and his wife Dorothy, of Smyrna; three grandchildren, Chip Angell and his companion Sarah Whiteman, of Elkton, Md.; Dana Brown and her ... Nov. 1 at noon at Matthews-Bryson Funeral Home, 123 W. Commerce St.,
http://www.scsuntimes.com/newsnow/x294030163/OBITUARY-Dorothy-M-Angell-Kennedy-91

Jeff Garrett
and Nancy Hyson of Elkton, Md.; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Jason Ray Garrett; and a sister, Dianna Garrett Donelson. Funeral will begin at 2 p.m. Monday at Shelton Memorial Christian Church in Ulysses.
http://www.gctelegram.com/news/11-5-10-obit-Jeff-Garrett

Thomas Nelson Bainbridge
nephews, Edward Larock, Denver, and Mark Larock, Elkton, Md., and their families ... ARN and Hospice Saint John. Harman Funeral Homes and Crematory Inc. (East), 669 W. Butler Drive, Drums, is assisting the family with the arrangements.
http://standardspeaker.com/news/obituaries/thomas-nelson-bainbridge-1.1059209

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Elkton Chamber of Commerce and Alliance - Elkton, MD
A non-profit corporation working with the Town of Elkton to revitalize and preserve the town. Event calendar, membership and local information.
http://www.elktonalliance.org/

Elkton Funeral Homes and funeral services in Maryland
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