Dorothy Teresa Shavatt, 92 of Waldorf, MD, (formerly of St. Mary’s County, MD) entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, April 29, 2015. Dorothy was born on February 4, 1923 to the late William Lee Russell and Kathleen Abel Russell.
She was the loving mother of Katie Thompson, Russ Shavatt, Bernie Shavatt, Tom Shavatt, Frank Shavatt and Bill Shavatt. Dorothy is also survived by a devoted granddaughter/caregiver, Mary Mitchelltree, as well as a host of other grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchild; dear sister of Rose Harry and James Russell and the late Austin Russell, Lee Russell, Dickie Russell, Fadalies Russell and Helene Hoffman.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at Briscoe-Tonic Funeral Home, 38576 Brett Way, Mechanicsville, MD. Interment will be on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at 1:45 p.m. at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery.