The first visitation for Fallston High School freshman Joey d’Entremont, who died Friday after he was struck by a car, is tonight from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the Cook Auditorium at Mountain Christian Church, 1824 Mountain Road, Joppa. A second visitation for the 14-year-old Fallston High School freshman starts at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the church’s New Life Center and is to be followed by a funeral service there at noon. d’Entremont is to be buried in the Mountain Christian Church Cemetery.
d’Entremont, who played football and baseball and was a talented singer and piano player, was crossing Rock Spring Road from the Red Pump Road side to the Bynum Road side when he was struck by an oncoming car at about 9:45 p.m. Friday. He was pronounced dead later that night at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center. Click here to read abc2news.com‘s story on the accident.
His obituary is available on the McComas Funeral Homes website. Click here to see it. It asks that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mountain Christian Church, Fuel Program for the Youth, 1824 Mountain Road, Joppa, MD 21085. There will also be a fund established for the Fallston Football Recreation program. Donation information will be posted on FallstonRecFootball.com.
A makeshift memorial to d’Entremont still stands near the scene of the accident at the corner of Rock Spring Road and Bynum Road. People have been writing messages on the signs friends erected at the site. So many people have come to write that the messages extend off the paper and now cover a utility box at that location.