March 27, 1924 - October 2, 2021
Vera Pawlowsky Worm of Preston, MD passed away on October 2, 2021 at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. She was 97. Born in Manhattan, NY, on March 27, 1924, she was the daughter of immigrants. During the depression, her parents purchased a home in Tanyard and her childhood was shared between Brooklyn, NY and the Eastern Shore. She attended both Hog Creek School and Preston School. She graduated from public school in New York and proceeded to attend Business School. It was in Preston that Vera met and married her husband, William F. Worm and was welcomed into his large farm family. They were married in Smithson Chapel and she became a homemaker and mother. Throughout her life she enjoyed entertaining, putting on parties for her large extended family as well as hosting visiting relatives, documenting with pictures and home movies. She loved driving and enjoyed planning and taking car trips with daughter Belinda and sisters-in-law Louise, Marge, Betty and Doris. She was a lifelong member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Preston, where she found her church family. She was a member of WinGS and spent many joyous years singing in the choir and playing handbells. Vera loved working and served as court reporter of District Court for Caroline County for 17 years. Following her retirement she continued to work part time for Talbot County also as their court reporter. Her later life was enriched by reading, gardening, feeding the birds and getting together with friends Linda, Ag, Becky, Janice, Gail and John for fun events, movies and game nights. Vera was preceded in death by parents Frank Pawlowsky and Carmen (Carril) Pawlowsky, husband William F. Worm, and a daughter, Vera Belinda Worm. She is survived by daughter Shelly Kapitan (Larry) of Preston, sister-in-law Doris Worm, former sister-in-law Ruth (Trice) Worm, many nieces and nephews, close friends and her two cherished cats. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 9, 2021 at 11:00am at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Preston with the Reverend David Casey-Motley officiating. The family will receive friends from 10:00-11:00am prior to the service. Interment will be held at Junior Order Cemetery immediately following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Dove Pointe, 1225 Mt. Hermon Rd, Salisbury MD 21804 or to Immanuel Lutheran Church - Stained Glass Window Restoration Fund, PO Box 39, Preston, MD 21655. In consideration of others in our community, masking and social distancing is appreciated indoors. Services entrusted to the Frampton Funeral Home Share memories with the family at www.framptom.com.
Vera Pawlowsky Worm of Preston, MD passed away on October 2, 2021 at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. She was 97. Born in Manhattan, NY, on March 27, 1924, she was the daughter of immigrants. During the depression, her... View Obituary & Service Information
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