Gertrude A. Meyer, 78, died Sunday at Sykesville Eldercare...


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BALTIMORE — Gertrude A. Meyer, 78, died Sunday at Sykesville Eldercare Center. She was the wife of Maurice Meyer of Arizona. In addition to her husband, survivors include sons Jerome Mansur of Harford County, David andAlvin Meyer, both of here, Irvin M. and Robert Meyer, both of Sykesville; sister, Evelyn Brown of Harford County; brothers James Brown ofHarford County and Joe Brown of here, and six grandchildren. Funeralservices will be at 10 a.m. today at the Ruck Funeral Home, 5305 Harford Road, here.

DATELINE: Finksburg

Doris J. Spangler, 74, died Monday at Carroll County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Francis J. Spangler. A proprietor of Spangler's Market here, she also was a member of St. John CatholicChurch, Westminster. Surviving are sons Joseph E. Sr. and James F., both of here, and Thomas E. of Westminster; daughter, Bette Hoffman of Hampstead; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday at her churchat 43 Monroe St. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster.

Frederick James Wickline, 58, died Sunday at his home. He was the son of May W. Wickline of Upperco and the late Herman Wickline. He was the husband of Dorothy Lloyd Wickline. Employed as a foreman for C. J. Miller Inc. of Hampstead, he was a memberof the Westminster VFW as well as the Elks and Moose lodges. In addition to his wife and mother, survivors include sons Glenn E. and Dennis E. Radcliffe, both of Baltimore County; daughter, Kathleen A. Edmondson of here; brothers Edsel B. and Thomas P. Wickline, both of Upperco; sisters Nancey K. Lemmon of Upperco and Harriett E. Dooley of Virginia, and five grandchildren. Services are at 11 a.m. today at the Eline Funeral Home, 934 S. Main St., Hampstead.

DATELINE: Hampstead

John R. Watkins, 20, died Sunday at the Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore from injuries received in an automobile accident. He was the son of James and Sandra Newell Watkins Jr. of here and the brother of the late Scott R. Watkins. A 1989 graduate of North Carroll High School, he was active in sports. He also was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church and Eagle Scout Troop 380. In addition to his parents, survivors include brothers James R. Watkins III and Michael Fuller, both of here; paternal grandfather, Russell Sr. of Montgomery County and maternal grandparents John and Joyce Newell of Arizona. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Eline Funeral Home, 934 S. Main, where friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today.

DATELINE: Sykesville

Ida E. Schafer, 97, died Friday at Westminster Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Harry J. Schafer. Alongwith her family, she owned a meat stall at Lexington Market in Baltimore. She was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church and the Howard County Homemakers Club. Surviving are a daughter, Margaret R. Horvath of here; sons G. William of Florida, Charles E. T. of Howard County, and Harry J. of Baltimore County; 10 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren and 18 great-great-grandchildren.

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