Mae Elizabeth (Michaels) Sines, 88, of Oakland, MD, passed away on Monday, December 23, 2019, at Dennett Road Manor Nursing Home, Oakland.
Born November 7, 1931, in Friendsville, MD, she was the daughter of the late James Rudolph and Laura (Sines) Michaels. She was also preceded in death by her husband Lawrence Wheeler Sines; one infant son; one grandson, Brian Tusing; three brothers, Orville, John Wesley and Robert Earl Michaels; one sister, Susan Sidebottom; one half-brother, James Sines.
Mae worked at Little Sandy’s Restaurant as a dishwasher. She enjoyed word and jigsaw puzzles and caring for her animals.
She is survived by her daughter, Patricia Mae Tusing and husband, Randall, Oakland; three brothers, Earl J. Michaels, Campbell, OH; Donald M. Michaels, Sr., Campbell; Samuel R. Michaels, Sr., Fort Worth, TX; three grandchildren, Rachelle Butler, Maryellen McVey, and Matthew Tusing; ten great grandchildren, Alex Butler, Austin Tusing, Alexis, Alijah, and Aiden Shepard, Kelsey Tusing, Danielle and Brandy McVey, Charles and Teresa Racer; one great-great granddaughter, Violet Butler; numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received at Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., on Thursday, December 26, 2019, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m., and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. At Mae’s request, she will be cremated following visitation.
Expressions of sympathy may be directed to the family to help defray the cost of the funeral to Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., P.O. Box 386, Oakland, MD, 21550.
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