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Nehemiah Oswald Fleming

September 17, 1939 ~ February 9, 2020 (age 80)


Mr. Nehemiah Oswald Fleming, 80, of Frederick, passed away on February 9, 2020 at Ballenger Creek Center. He was the loving husband of Simeone Fleming, his wife of 57½ years.

Born Sept. 17, 1939 in Anguilla, Mr. Fleming was the son of the late Wilfred and Rose Fleming. He was a carpenter and boatwright, and he owned his own business. Mr. Fleming loved the ocean, boats, and fishing.

In addition to his loving wife, Simeone, Mr. Fleming is survived by five children, Valarie Lee, Carol Burks, Janine Cardoso, Carleen Charles and Ron Fleming; a brother, Steven Fleming & his wife Irma; 13 grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Anita Thima and Georgette Carter; brother-in-law, Jules Louis Williams; and nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and other relatives too numerous to mention. He was preceded in death by his siblings, Regna Beresford, Geraldine Williams, John Fleming, Elodia Fleming and Jeffrey Fleming; sisters-in-law, Francisca Fleming and Lisette Clotaire; and sons-in-law, Eric Lee and Ivo Cardoso.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Sunday, February 16th at Resthaven Funeral Home, 9501 Catoctin Mountain Hwy. in Frederick. Floral tributes are welcome. Condolences may be left online at


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Memorial Service
February 16, 2020

11:00 AM
Resthaven Funeral Home
9501 Catoctin Mt. Hwy.
Frederick, Maryland 21701

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