Vickie Jean Downin, 76, of Frederick, Maryland, passed away on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Holy Cross Hospital, Silver Spring. She was the wife of Donald L. Downin and mother of David M. Downin and Steven S. Downin. Born on July 25, 1945, in Fort Sill, OK, she was the daughter of Thad B. Chaney and Margaret (Parrish) Chaney.
Vickie graduated from Northwestern High School in Hyattsville, MD in 1963 and attended the Washington Hospital Center Nursing School in Washington, DC for one year.
She spend her adult life being a patient, loving homemaker and wife to her husband and a caring and loving mother to sons David and Steven. Later in life she worked in the receptionist/message center for Westat, a research company in Rockville, MD for over a decade before she retired.
In addition to her husband, Vickie is survived by her son, David Downin and his wife Vicki, and son Steven Downin, as well as a brother, William Chaney and wife Caroline and their daughter Molly, as well as a sister, Anita Hobbs.
A private viewing for immediate family members will be held at Stauffer Funeral Home with any future services to be decided on at a later date.
In memory of Vickie, donations may be made to your local Salvation Army chapter.