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FRIDAY, MARCH 2 - MONDAY, MARCH 5, 2012 NEWS Cape Gazette 0Ntaaries >} Continued from page 30 She was preceded in death by great-grandparents, Audrey Mauser and L. Kenneth Phillips. A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, March 3, at Delmar Church of God of Prophecy, whe.re family and friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Pastor Michael Phillips will officiate. Interment will follow the services at Melson's Ceme- tery in Delmar. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Delmar Church of God of Prophecy, 16222 Arvey Road, Laurel, DE 19956. Arrangements are being han- dled by Short Funeral Home of Delmar. Paul Joseph Scally, former Dewey resident Paul Joseph Scally of Sterling, Va., and formerly of Dewey Beach, died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012. He was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to a career Army officer, Capt. John Smith Scally and his Austrian-born wife Amelia Obadal Scally. Paul graduated in 1941 from Penn State University with a bachelor of science de- gree. While there, he was a mem- ber of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraterni- ty and the Parmi Nous Honorary Society. A Penn State boxing champion, he earned the Nation- al Collegiate Boxing 'Champi- onship in the light heavyweight class in 1941. During summer breaks from college, he was among the early road builders of the Pennsylvania Turnpike, fa- mously losing his jacket one evening under what the next day had become a huge pile of exca- vated soil. Following graduation, Paul en- listed in the U.S. Army Air Corps to serve in World War II and at- tended Officer Candidate School in Miami Beach, Fla. During the war he was stationed, in Ghana and Algeria and traveled throughout North Africa in- specting the air/ground and point-to-point communications systems in southern Europe and the Middle East. He was recalled to active duty during the Korean War as a lieutenant colonel, re- sponsible for Air Force contracts in the Philadelphia/Camden metropolitan area. After Korea, Paul remained in the Air Force Reserve, retiring as a colonel in 1979. In 1945 Paul married his col- lege sweetheart, Elizabeth (Beth) Virginia Paine. Their first child Susan was born 18 months later. Five years later Stephen was born. With their marriage began a much-loved, 15-year family tra- dition, of annual vacations to Point Pleasant, N.J., to visit and stay with Beth's paternal aunt and uncle in their bungalow on Lake Louise. Paul's professional life was marked by success in marketing defense and transportation technologies to the Defense Department and civilian agencies. In 1986 he retired from the Com- puter Sciences Paul Scally Corporation in Falls Church, Va., continuing for a time to con- sult for CSC. In 1989, Paul and Beth bought their beloved second home in Dewey Beach, overlooking Re- hoboth Bay. They moved there full-time in 1994. Paul was fre- quently seen bicycling around Dewey, and they enjoyed the wa= ter, new friendships, evenings at the old Dewey Beach Club, and frequent visits from children and granddaughters. Beth suffered a disabling stroke in 1995, and in 1996 they moved to Falcons Landing, a retirement communi- ty in Sterling. Following Beth's death in 1998, Paul became an ac- tive volunteer at Falcons Land- ing's Johnson Health Center. In May 1999, Patti married his beloved J.erene Jones ("Jerry"), a widow living at Falcons Landing. Together they volunteered for the Dewey Beach and Sterling Li- ons Clubs and sang and per- formed in many Falcons Landing theatrical presentations. Paul formed and renewed many friendships and reconnected with old friends from the Air Force and fellow alumni from Penn State. A devoted Nittany Li- ons fan throughout his lifetime, Paul was instrumental in the re- vival of boxing as a club sport at Penn State and was recognized in 2003 for his contributions. His most enduring hobby was fol- lowing the stock market and communicating with his broker who became a dear friend. Paul and Jerry enjoyed nearly 13 hap- py years of marriage before Paul's death. Paul is survived by his loving wife Jerene Jones Scally; his de- voted children Susan Scally Slye arid Stephen Paine Scally; and granddaughters Margaret, Catherine, and Elizabeth Slye. He was loved also by Jerry's four children and her grandchildren, who called him "Grand Paul." A memorial Mass will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, March 8, in the chapel at Falcons Landing, 20522 Falcons Landing Circle, Sterling, with a reception imme- diately following. In lieu of flow- ers, donations may be made in memory of Paul I. Scally to the Rehoboth BeachVolunteer Fire Company (EMS), R O. Box 327, Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971. James L, Marvel, retired principal James L. Marvel, 93, lifelong resident of Georgetown, passed away peacefully Monday, Feb. 27, 2012, at Country Rest Home. Mr. Marvel was born near Georgetown, at home, son of the late Leroy and Edith (Rust) Mar- vel. James was a teacher arid school administrator for the for- mer Georgetown School District. He retired in 1978 as principal of Sussex Central High School. He was a graduate of the University of Delaware in- 1940 with a mas- ter's degree in education. He was also a local farmer. James was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army and had served in Green- land and the Philippines. He re- Continued on page 34 Coastline Pool Services FW,4TER " Isgsre , FAMILY OWNED AND OPERATED FOR FOUR GENERATIONS If you have supplied water in your house, you can experience hard water spots that are visible to the eye. What's even worse, the same calcium and magnesium will-form a hard scale inside yourwater heater and plumbing fixtures. Hot water changes these minerals from a liquid to a solid. The same hard water will cause you to use up to four times the amount of cleaners and detergents. Soft refined water from SchagrinGAS Co. will help your clothes last up to 40% longer. Good Clean Water Have you noticed a red/rust stain on your water fixtures? Are you getting rust colored stains on your clothes and flnally are you getting rust ring around your bathroom tub? This is normally called ferrous iron (iron in solution) and it wreaks havoc on all of the aforementioned items. Are you getting turquoise (bluish-green) stains around your plumbing fix This is a remit from having water that is acidic. Addlc water will corrode and water heater. This will result in flooded areas and water filters and refiners will neutralize your water refined water that keeps you feeling soft, silky and smooth your home. RIGHT