December 12, 1990

Ellicott City - These obituaries were provided by area funeral homes. If information about someone in your family who has passed away hasn't been published, please call Amy Miller or Mary Gail Hare at 876-8771, 857-0550 or 1-800-829-8000, Ext. 6595; you also may FAX your information to us at 876-0233.

DATELINE: Ellicott City

Timothy P. Brown, 50, died Friday at Howard County General Hospital. A Howard County resident, he was the son of Cecilia G. Brown of Sykesville and the late Fred Brown. In addition to his mother, survivors include a sister, Cecilia A. Ekeroth of Eldersburg.

DATELINE: Middleburg

Kirby P. Snyder, 75, died Saturday at Northampton Nursing Home in Frederick. He was the husband of Dorothy T. Snyder. The couple recently had celebrated their 54th anniversary. He served with the U.S. Army Signal Corps during World War II and was a member of the American Legion Post in Frederick County. Before his retirement, he had worked for Lehigh Portland Cement Co. in Union Bridge. In addition to his wife, survivors include daughters Mary Ellen Stale and Nancy D. Arnold, both of Union Bridge; Sandra L. Anders and Joyce A. McKinney, both of Taneytown, and Sharon D.

Green of Mount Airy; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

DATELINE: Sykesville

Mary Elizabeth Renehan, 82, died Sunday at Heartlands Health Care in Howard County. She was the wife of the late Sydney H. Renehan Sr. Surviving are sons Patrick A., J. Hugh and Dennis P. Renehan, all of here, Sydney H.

Renehan Jr. of Westminster, Timothy R. Renehan of Baltimore and James M.

Renehan of Taneytown; daughters Eleanor Wood of New Windsor and Francis E.

French of Baltimore County; sisters Alice Dwyer of Mount Airy, Mabel Wood and Loretta Carlin, both of Talbot County, Ethel Moore of Queen Anne's County and Nellie Sortall of Delaware; brother, Charles Barcus of Queen Anne's County; 15 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services are at 10 a.m. today at St. Joseph Catholic Church here.

John S. Brunnett, 55, died Friday at Carroll County General Hospital. He was the husband of Helen K. Brunnett. An electrician at Noone Electric Co., he was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. He also was a trustee for the Oakland Cemetery Association. In addition to his wife, survivors include a daughter, Pamela J. Yohn of Woodbine; sons John F. Brunnett and James D. Brunnett, both of here; and two grandsons.

DATELINE: Taneytown

Jesse N. Gosnell, 58, died Monday at Carroll County General Hospital.

A U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, he was employed at M. R. Pfoutz and Sons Co. of Union Bridge. Survivors include friends, Jerry Buffington of Union Bridge and Nancy Airying and Joyce Storey, both of here. Services are at 12:30 p.m. today at the Skiles Funeral Home, 136 E. Baltimore St. here.

DATELINE: Westminster

Zelma I. Caples, 80, died Friday at her home. She was the wife of George W. Caples. In addition to her husband, survivors include daughters Jean O. Warehime of here, Peggy L. Hitner of Arizona and Fonda L. DeLoache of Baltimore County; sisters Florie Kline, Mary Engle, Dot Biddinger, Ann Staley,and Ruth Baker, all of Frederick County, and Reba Strevig of Washington County; brothers Silas, Ira and Richard Kline, all of Frederick County and William Kline of Union Bridge; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. The family requests memorial donations to Zion United Methodist Church, 2716 Old Washington Road, where she was a member.

Bertie D. Petry, 74, died Saturday at her home. She was the wife of Charles G. Petry. She had worked as a seamstress at several clothing companies and also had owned Bertie's Flowers, which she operated from her home for the past 10 years. In addition to her husband, survivors include a daughter, Patricia A. Vasco of Virginia; brothers Elting, Charles and Calvin Dutterer, all of here; sisters, Lillie Petry and Dorothy Leister, both of Pennsylvania, Helen Albert and Isabelle Sharky, both of here, and Genevieve Brothers of Finksburg, and one granddaughter. The family requests donations to Carroll Hospice, 30 Carroll St., here.

DATELINE: Woodbine

Lilly P. Duvall, 81, died Saturday at Montgomery County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Forest B. Duvall. Survivors include a daughter, Margaret M. Hatfield of here; sisters Allah J. Peters of Georgia and Osha May Fogle of Howard County; one grandchild and two great-grandsons.

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