Walter Hendin, a retired pharmacist and businessman, died of cancer Saturday at Hollywood Memorial Hospital in Florida. He was 70.
Mr. Hendin lived on Bancroft Road in Baltimore County before retiring to Hollywood in the early 1970s.
Services for Mr. Hendin were being held today at Sol Levinson & Bros. funeral establishment, 6010 Reisterstown Road.
Mr. Hendin worked as a pharmacist for the old Read's drugstore chain before becoming co-owner with his brother of Hendin's Hollywood Fashions, a women's clothing store.
He was a charter member of the Chestnut Ridge Country Club and a founder of the Shaarei Zion congregation on Park Heights Avenue.