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Dorothy A. (Spooner) Gregan

November 12, 1937 ~ May 22, 2019 (age 81)

Dorothy (Dot) Spooner Gregan of White Plains, MD died on May 22, 2019 at the University of Maryland Charles Regional Medical Center in LaPlata, MD.  Mrs. Gregan was born on November 12, 1937 in Jere, WV.  She was the daughter of Michael and Anna Duda Spooner.

Dorothy graduated from University High School in 1955 in a wheelchair due to an auto accident.  After she recuperated from her accident she graduated from Morgantown Business College.  She also attended USDA for two years of night school.  She then went on to work for GSA in Washington, DC.  She enjoyed a long career at GSA, retiring as a Division Director.

On Februray 19, 1966 Dorothy married Martin Gregan and they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in 2016.  She is survived by her loving husband, Martin; two loving sons, Stan Gregan (Tracie) and their children, Cory, Kali, Hunter and Shane of Waldorf, MD; and Kevin Gregan (Christina) and their children, Barrett and Noah of Redondo Beach, CA.  One son, Marty, III is deceased. 

Also deceased are brothers, Stanley Spooner, Ronald Spooner and sister, Janice Jones.  She is survived by her brother, Michael Spooner of LaPlata, MD and numerous family, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Dorothy loved to play cards, work puzzles, play POGO, read and go to casinios.  She also loved to bowl and dance back in the day and she enjoyed going to water aerobics 4 to 5 times a week.

Visitation will be held from 9:00AM to 10:30AM on May 29, 2019 at Arehart-Echols Funeral Home, PA (211 St. Mary’s Ave., LaPlata, MD).  A Funeral Mass will also be held at 11:00AM on May 29, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church-Pomfret (4595 Saint Joseph’s Way, Pomfret, MD); Interment to follow in the Church Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dorothy’s memory to St. Joseph’s Church (4595 Saint Joseph’s Way, Pomfret, MD 20675) or to Indian Head Moose Lodge, #1712 (P.O. Box 549, Indian Head, MD 20640-0549).  Online condolences to the family can be shared at


Donations may be made to:

St. Joseph's Church
4595 St. Joseph's Way, Pomfret MD 20675
Tel: 1-301-539-3903

Indian Head Moose Lodge, #1712
P.O. Box 549, Indian Head MD 20640-0549

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