Published in The Washington Post on Apr. 22, 2020
LORENA HAMPTON (1925 - 2020)
Lorena May McCaw Hampton (Age 95)
Of Kensington, Maryland passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 16, 2020.
Born in Washington, DC on January 19, 1925 she was the only child of the late
Matthew Wilson McCaw and Lorena O'Brien McCaw.
Having been born and resided in the District of Columbia almost her entire life she
considered herself a native Washingtonian. She was a graduate of Eastern High
School (1943) and attended the University of Maryland.
As a longtime member of Kenwood Country Club, she was an avid bowler and enjoyed
playing bridge. She was a member of Little Flower Catholic Church in Bethesda,
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by husband Maury Edward
She is survived by her three children Maureen Rider, Asheville, NC, Brien Hampton of
Bethesda, MD and Matthew Hampton of Bethesda, MD and their spouses John Rider,
Margaret Hampton and Pamela Hampton. Her memory will be cherished by her eight
grandchildren, Reid Warman and wife Veronica, Todd Warman, Maureen Tyler
Warman and husband Trevor, Brien Hampton and wife Elizabeth, Coley Hampton and
Jeanette Proudfoot, Christopher Hampton, Bradley and James Hampton. She is also
survived by seven great grandchildren Charlotte, Connor and Cecile Warman, Henry
and Archer Hampton, and Samuel Proudfoot and Lily Hampton.
A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
Joseph Gawler's Sons Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.