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Sylvia Vasquez

June 27, 1945 — January 22, 2022

Sylvia Maxine Kane Vasquez, 76 of Cambridge, Maryland was called to rest on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Hospital, Baltimore, MD.

Sylvia was born on June 27, 1945 in Cambridge, Maryland to Norcy Kane and John Russell Lee. She attended Dorchester County Public Schools. She was previously employed at Black and Decker and Kool Ice Seafood as one of the fastest crab pickers.

She was a faithful member of St. John's Holiness Church for many years.

She enjoyed life to the fullest. There was never a dull moment when Sylvia was around. Her favorite TV shows were Westerns and Wrestling. She loved to cook. She had a passion for baking sweet potato pies, applesauce cakes, rice pudding and homemade rolls.

She leaves loving memories to be cherished by her husband Ricco Vasquez; three daughters, Nettie Kane Jackson (Robert), Allean Kane and Doretha Lake (Clarence); three sons, Charles Kane, Quentario Kane (Audra) and James Kane; one sister, Diane Kane; two brothers, Everette Kane (Tina) and Andrew Kane; three men she raised as her sons, George Kane, Johnny Jenkins and Albert Creek; a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends; three close friends, Patsy Demby, Patty Lee and Joanne Parker.

She is preceded in death by her mother, Norcy Kane; father, John Russell Lee; son, Rodney Kane; sisters, Rose Kane and Clarice Kane; brothers, John L. Kane, William Kane, Russell Kane and Zessie Kane.

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