Mary Lamb Ditch, a decorative artist and painter, died of a respiratory ailment Saturday at St. Joseph Hospital. She had been a resident of the College Manor nursing home in Lutherville for the past three years.
Graveside services for Mrs. Ditch, who was 84, will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at the Loudon Park Cemetery, 3801 Frederick Ave.
Born in Charlotte, N.C., the former Mary Lamb Smith attended Goucher College and married Winfield Ditch Jr. in 1927.
She and her husband lived in Baltimore County and the city after their marriage. She was a self-taught artist who specialized in decorative painting and sometimes worked on commission.