Mary Ellen Dage, 87, of Severn, Maryland and formerly of Springwood, died on Tuesday, December 11, 2012. She retired as Office Manager with Baltimore Air Coil and supported her husband, Rev. E. Leon Dage, for over 60 years in his Ministry at various Churches. She was preceded in death by her parents, Patton Boyd and Fannie Barbara Wilson Linkenhoker; two daughters, Arda Marie Dage, Elva Lorinda Dauber; three brothers, Moore Linkenhoker, Haden Linkenhoker, Joseph Linkenhoker. In addition to her husband, Mary Ellen is survived by two sons, Evert Leon Dage, II, Elbert Leroy Dage; son-in-law, Edwin George Dauber; brother, Charles Linkenhoker; sister, Ethel (Polly) Altice; four grandchildren, Kimberly Ann Wilkinson, Evert Leon Dage, Jr., Charles Eric Dage, Edwin George Dauber, Jr.; one great grandchild, Justin Brown. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Springwood Baptist Church with the Rev. Harold Cook and Pastor Brian Clingenpeel officiating. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the funeral at the Church. Those wishing to make a memorial contribution, please consider the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 4910 Valley View Blvd., Suite 212, Roanoke, VA 24012.