Stephen J. Vargo, 60

Stephen J. Vargo, 60, of Ocean Pines, Md., formerly of Millersville, Md., died at home on Tuesday, May 9, 2006. He had been a correctional officer for the Maryland Department of Corrections and retired as a captain.

He was a member of St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Ocean Pines.

He is survived by his brother, Robert F. Vargo; two sisters, Nancy J. Cumins and Sandra A. Bast; his best friend, Stephen G. Dressman; and several nieces and nephews.

A mass of Christian burial was scheduled for Friday May 12, at noon at St. John Neumann Catholic Church in Ocean Pines, with interment at Mount Royal Cemetery in Pittsburgh, Pa.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Children’s International, 200 E. Red Bridge Rd, PO Box 219055 Kansas City, Missouri 64121.