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John Andrew
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August 8, 1933 – October 5, 2018

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Obituary for John Andrew Royse Sr.

John Andrew Royse, Sr., 85, of Annapolis, MD, went to be with the Lord on October 5, 2018 after a brief illness.

He was born to the late Dr. George T. and Alawin Royse on August 8, 1933 in Amarillo, TX.

After graduating from Texas A&M University with a degree in Economics, John served as an Officer in the U.S. Army. He retired as an economist from the U.S. Department of Labor. John's interests included Bible study, researching and writing a scientific analysis of Genesis, reading, travel, and painting.

He was a member of Bay Ridge Christian Church. John is survived by his wife of 63 years, Carolyn Virginia Allphin Royse; three children, Lisa Royse of Summit Point, WV, Dr. Kimberly (Donald) Wollenhaupt of Peachtree City, GA, and J. Andrew (Itzel) Royse, Jr. of Centerville, VA ; three siblings, Roberta N. Streicher of Tucson, AZ, George T. Royse, Jr. of Waxahachie, TX, , and Marjorie A. Walsh of Amarillo, TX; and four grandchildren, Andrew and Sofia Wollenhaupt and Andres and Itzelina Royse.

Friends are invited to celebrate John's life on Tuesday, October 9 from 7 to 9 pm at the Kalas Funeral Home, 2973 Solomons Island Rd., Edgewater. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 10 at 10:30 am at Bay Ridge Christian Church, 1071 Bay Ridge Road, Annapolis. Interment will follow at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Crownsville. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Great Commission Foundation (memo line-Andrew Wollenhaupt--grandson/missionary), 3230 Seagraves Mill Road, Hull, GA 30646 or a mission fund of your choice. Condolences may be left by clicking the link to the left of this page.


When Tuesday, October 9th, 2018 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Kalas Funeral Home & Crematory-Edgewater
2973 Solomons Island Road
Edgewater, MD 21037

Service Information

Wednesday, October 10th, 2018 10:30am
Bay Ridge Christian Church
1071 Bay Ridge Rd.
Annapolis, MD

Interment Information

Maryland Veterans Cemetery Crownsville
1122 Sunrise Beach Road
Crownsville, MD


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