Lawrence Offutt McCormick, a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. supervisor, died Friday of pneumonia at Easton Memorial Hospital. He was 85 and a resident of Jack's Point in Oxford.
A mass of Christian burial for Mr. McCormick was being offered today at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Easton, with a graveside service at New Cathedral Cemetery, 4300 Old Frederick Road, in Baltimore.
A native of Baltimore, Mr. McCormick graduated from Johns Hopkins University in 1927 with a degree in electrical engineering. He joined BG&E and worked for the utility for 42 years. He retired in 1975 as a supervisor of testing and engineering.