Services for Louise Pastore of Glen Burnie will take place at 2 p.m.Sunday at Pasadena United Methodist Church, 213 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena. The Rev. Forrest Reynolds and Howard Phine will conduct the service.
Mrs. Pastore, 73, died Wednesday of complications after a prolonged hospital stay at North Arundel Hospital.
Born in New York, Pastore worked in Baltimore as a bookkeeper-accountant for the past 23 years.
Extremely active in Anne Arundel County as a volunteer in senior citizen programs, she was active in thedirection of many county seniors programs at the Pascal Senior Center in Glen Burnie.
She was a member of the Lutheran Church of Our Redeemer in Glen Burnie.
She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Nancy and Bill Sharpe of Severn and Loretta and Ralph Lambertof Catonsville; a son, Peter Pastore of Baltimore; and five grandchildren, Michael, Christopher, Nicholas, Vincent and April.
GEORGE J. SHIRES
Services will be held for George Jackson Shires of Crownsville at 4 p.m. tomorrow at Kirkley Funeral Home, 421 Crain Highway S.E., Glen Burnie. The Rev. Jack Evans will conduct the service.
Shires, 78, died Wednesday after a lengthy battle with cancer at the Levindale Hospital in Baltimore.
Born in Salisbury, Shires was a longtime resident of Crownsville and worked for much of his lifeas a sawyer in various sawmills in Maryland.
Shires was an avid Orioles baseball fan. He is survived by four children, Georgia Day of West Virginia, Barbara Townsend of Brandywine, Dorothy Williams of Laurel and Harry Shires of Jacksonville, Fla.; nine siblings, Tommie Shires of Crownsville, Paul Shires of Arnold, Harry Shires of West Virginia, Edward Shires of Perryville, Maysell Zuran of Pennsylvania, Marie Fox of Millersville, Billie Shires of Baltimore, James Shires of Baltimore and John Shires of Pleasant Hill; 12 grandchildren; and ninegreat-grandchildren.
Funeral arrangements were by the Kirkley Funeral Home.
HILDRETH F. GRIFFITH
Services for Hildreth F. Griffith will take place at 11 a.m. today at the Kirkley Funeral Home, 421 Crain Highway S.E., Glen Burnie. The Rev. Henry F. Schwarzman will conduct the service.
Griffith, 86, died Tuesday after a lengthy illness at the Golden Age Guest Home in Westminster.
Before moving to Westminster 13 years ago, Griffith had lived all her lifein Severn, where she was a seamstress for many years.
A member ofseveral organizations, including Senior Citizens of Severn, United Methodist Women, and the Severn United Methodist Church, Griffith enjoyed flowers and gardening in her spare time.
She is survived by her sister, Ruth Warfield of Severn; her niece, Donna Upton of Westminster; and numerous cousins.
Funeral arrangements were provided by the Kirkley Funeral Home. She will be interred at Glen Haven Memorial Park in Glen Burnie.