|Robert Cecil Stoutsenberger
Published in The Washington Post on Mar. 11, 2018
ROBERT CECIL STOUTSENBERGER
Of Bowie, Maryland, died on Monday, March 5, 2018 at
University of Maryland Laurel Regional Hospital.
Cecil was born January 7, 1939 in Washington, DC, the ninth
and youngest child of Arthur and Helen (Conard)
Stoutsenberger. He graduated from Theodore Roosevelt
Senior High School, Class of 1958. In 1963, he received
his B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Maryland. He
worked for the NSA from his graduation until his retirement
Cecil's lifelong passion was sports. A member of the 14th Street Boy's Club in his youth, he
grew up loving baseball, football, and basketball, and was a skilled player and coach. An
avid fan of the Redskins and Nats, his autograph and memorabilia collection was a source
of great pride and pleasure.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Mary Anne (MacRae); his son, Michael (Tracy Reilly);
siblings, Arthur Waine, Lloyd Stoutsenberger, Chirley Ullberg and LaVerne Gowin;
grandchildren, Acadia Rose Reilly and Aiden Sawyer Reilly; many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother, and siblings, Leroy Stoutsenberger,
Marvin Stoutsenberger, Clifford Stouts and Estelle Mangrum.
A celebration of his life will be held at Fort Lincoln Funeral Home, 3401 Bladensburg Rd.,
Brentwood, MD on Thursday, March 15, viewing 9:30 a.m., service, 10:30 a.m.
Interment Fort Lincoln Cemetery. Flowers are welcome.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation, the American
Diabetes Association, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, and the Wounded Warrior