William B. Huth, 60, a Monkton land developer, died of a heart attack Friday at his Monkton home.
Services were being held today at St. James Episcopal Church on Monkton Road, where he was a member.
Born in Baltimore, Mr. Huth attended Boys' Latin School before going to work in a family furniture-refinishing business, J. W. Berry Inc., on Read Street.
Mr. Huth worked for the Maryland Academy of Science from 1960 to 1975, when he went into the business of residential land development in Monkton.
Survivors include his wife of 32 years, the former Norma Joan Mathias; a daughter, Pamela Berry Miller of Towson; his father, Frank Huth of Wilmington, Del.; and a cousin, John W. Berry of Towson.