Submitted to Dorchester Banner Mary Calloway will long be remembered for her contributions to life in Dorchester County.

Submitted to Dorchester Banner
Mary Calloway will long be remembered for her contributions to life in Dorchester County.

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This week, many of our readers readers responded to Dr. Donna Flaggs’ article written in memory of Elvis, a rescue cat she kept at her veterinary clinic to welcome her patients. We were reminded that it isn’t only humans who build community, sometimes our beloved pets help us to form bonds with one another.

SO SORRY: My Elvis from Taylors Island says so sorry to your Elvis. My Elvis was from Talbot Humane Society.

GRIEF: Thank you for sharing the story of your journey with Elvis. We loved how it seemed he would actually speak to us. I know he will be missed and am praying for all the staff as you continue to grieve his passing.

TRIBUTE: Sweet Elvis. I am in tears and haven’t finished my first cup of coffee. A beautiful tribute.

Our neighbors also remembered their friend Mary Calloway, who died last week. Mary was a tireless supporter of all things Dorchester. – Editor

LOVE: We remember and honor Mary Calloway, who passed away last week. Mary was a Dorchester County Tourism employee for several years, handling marketing and much more with grace, energy, enthusiasm, and always a smile. She went on to work for the City of Cambridge Economic Development Office before retiring. She had a deep and abiding love for Dorchester County. She will be missed.

DELIGHTFUL: She will be missed very much. She was delightful to be around. She was always professional and charming.

TIME TOGETHER: I so enjoyed any time we spent together, either working or socializing. She was a fantastic lady, may she rest in peace.

HEART: She was a beautiful women with such a good heart. I will truly miss her.

CONDOLENCES: I am so sorry to hear this news. Mary was a lovely woman and great to work with. My condolences to her family.

TASTE OF CAMBRIDGE: I just came back, it was great! I love the Eastern shore!

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