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MAY R. HEINTZ
Services will take place for Harwood resident May Richter Heintz at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at Hardesty Funeral Home.
Mrs. Heintz, 81, died Nov. 6 at Anne Arundel Medical Center.
A graduate of Central High School in Washington, she attended nursing school for a brief time.
She moved to Harwood in 1946 and was involved in the creation of the gardens at the Londontowne Publik House in Edgewater.
Mrs. Heintz was a member of Christ Episcopal Church in West River, a past secretary of the Four Rivers Garden Club in Annapolis, a member of the Galesville Homemakers and the Caloosa Garden Club in Marcos Island, Fla.
She is survived by her husband, William W. Heintz; a son, Richard L.
Heintz Sr. of Cumberstone; a daughter, Judith A. Heintz of Harwood; a sister, Viola Adrian of Locust Grove, Va.; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to Christ Episcopal Church, Owensville Road, West River, MD 20778.
GEORGE FARMER SR.
Truck driver, 58
Services will take place for former Glen Burnie resident George E.
Farmer Sr. at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at Kirkley Funeral Home.
Mr. Farmer, 58, died of heart failure Nov. 6 at his home in Delaware.
He worked as a truck driver for Carroll Bronze Baltimore Co. for 15 years until he retired for health reasons.
Other interest included story telling and playing the lottery.
His wife, Evelyn Farmer, died before him.
He is survived by three daughters, Mildred Coleman of Baltimore, Joanne Gibson of Lewes, Del., and Patricia Bryson of West Virginia; two sons, George E. Farmer Jr. of Lewes, Del., and Charles Farmer of Baltimore; and a sister, Ethel Hall of McComas, W.Va.
C. ALVIN SIMMONS
Farmer, carpenter, 89
Funeral services will take place for Churchton resident C. Alvin Simmons at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at Hardesty Funeral Home.
Mr. Simmons, 89, died of heart failure Nov. 6 at Pleasant Living Convalescent Home in Edgewater.
He was a retired farmer and carpenter.
Mr. Simmons was a member of Oakland United Methodist Church in Churchton and Anne Arundel County Farm Bureau.
His wife, Cornelia Norris Simmons, died in 1976.
He is survived by two nephews, Lester and Paul Simmons, both of Churchton.
His brother, Clayson Simmons, died before him.
WILLIAM R. SHILLAND
Inspector, salesman, 83
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated for Arnold resident William Robert Shilland at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, at St. Andrew by the Bay Church in Cape St. Claire.
Mr. Shilland, 83, died of pneumonia Nov. 6 at College Parkway Place.
He worked for the U.S. Department of Labor as an inspector in the Wage and Hour Division until 1948, then he worked at various sales jobs until 20 years ago. He served as a corporal in the U.S. Army during World War II.
Mr. Shilland was a member of St. Andrew by the Bay Catholic Church, Sonso of the Severn Chorus affiliated with the Society for the Preservation and Encouragement of Barbershop Quartet, and the Knights of Columbus.
Other interests included singing, reading, television and sports.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Helen Maxey Shilland; a son, W.
Robert Shilland Jr. of Huntington Beach, Calif.; a sister, Helen Gallagher of Toms River, N.J.; two grandchildren and two step-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Salvation Army, 7483 B & A Boulevard, Glen Burnie, MD 21061.
ADDIE ROSE MYERS
Services will take place for Severna Park resident Addie Roase Myers at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at Barranco and Sons Severna Park Funeral Home.
Mrs. Myers, 94, died of cardiac arrest Nov. 6 at Maryland Manor Nursing Home in Marley.
A homemaker, she was active in Red Cross as a volunteer during World War II.
She was a member of St. Johns Lutheran Church in Brooklyn.