FINKSBURG — Edna R. Crouse, 70, died Sept. 5 at St. Catherine's Hospital in EastChicago, Ind., while on vacation. She was the wife of William F. Crouse. She was the manager of a Baltimore County school cafeteria. In addition to her husband, survivors include sons Russell of Virginia, Richard G. of Cockeysville and Bruce T. of Baltimore; brother, WilliamW. Robey of Glen Burnie and three grandchildren.
Laura Evelyn Shue, 83, died Tuesday at Hanover Hall Nursing Home in Hanover, Pa. She was the wife of the late Charles T. Shue Sr. and the mother of the late Charles T. Shue Jr. She was a homemaker and member of Shiloh United Methodist Church. Survivors include a daughter,Evelyn Shue of Florida; brother, Clarence Bayne of Timonium and daughter-in-law, Jo-A. Shue of Hampstead, and two grandchildren.
Melvin F. Blume, 76, died Thursday at Frederick Memorial Hospital. He was the husband of Lena Toms Blume. A World War II veteran, he was a life member of the VFW of Union Bridge, the American Legion and the Moose Lodge, both in Frederick. He had been employed as atruck driver. In addition to his wife, survivors include a daughter,Patricia Zile of Union Bridge; son, Robert Toms of here; sister, Josephine Derr-Pettingall of Walkersville, Frederick County; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services are 1 p.m. today at the Woodsboro Funeral Home of D. D. Hartzler in Frederick County.
DATELINE: New Windsor
Elizabeth Snader McEnney, 78, a former resident here, died Sept. 8 in Pleasanton, Calif. She previously had taught music at Blue Ridge College here. She also had been a soloist with boththe Boston and Baltimore symphonies. Survivors include a son, Richard S. Snader of here; daughter, Sara E. Schrock of Pleasanton, and twograndsons.
DATELINE: Owings Mills
G. Marvin Poe, 62, died Thursday at his Baltimore County home here. He was the husband of Sandra LeeTurner Poe. He retired from Bethlehem Steel in Baltimore and had also been a bus driver for the Baltimore County Board of Education. A former member of the Reisterstown and Glyndon volunteer fire companies,he also was a member of the Reisterstown United Methodist Church andseveral CB radio organizations. In addition to his wife, survivors include children Thomas Poe of Finksburg, Michael Poe, Donna Gribble and Wendy Poe, all of Baltimore County, Jeff Rund of Glen Burnie, and Terry Rund of here; brother, Donald Poe of Florida; sister, Ann Broseof Taneytown, and 10 grandchildren.
Helen M. Lownie, 80, died Sept. 6 at her Baltimore County home here. She was the wife of the late James Joseph Lownie and the mother of the late Richard Beckwith. Three grandchildren survive, including Deborah Eckert of Westminster, Wayne Beckwith of Taneytown and Richard Beckwith Jr. of England.
Lottie B. Sadosky, 86, died Wednesday at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. A Baltimore County resident, she was the wife of the late Fred A. Sadosky. She had been a homemaker most of her life. Survivors include daughters Dorothy Snyder and Donna Seiler, both of here, and Brenda Gover of Millers; brother, Noble Poole of Sykesville; sister, Nellie Jenkins of Westminster; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Alma Evelyn Franklin, 62, died Friday at the Washington County Hospital Center in Hagerstown. She was the wife of Earl A. Franklin. She had been a nurses' aide at Springfield State Hospital. In addition to her husband, surviving are a son, Earl A. Jr. of here; daughters Dorothy H. Shipley of Gettysburg and Trudy Brown of Westminster; sisters Penny Eure of Anne Arundel County, and Molly Beaman and Ruth Prendergraph, both of North Carolina; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Services are at 1 p.m. Monday at the Haight Funeral Home here. Friends may callfrom 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Calvin Coolidge Conaway, 66, died Thursday at his home. He was the husbandof Ruth E. Conaway. A retired insurance agent, he was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church here. He was past president and lifemember of Sykesville-Freedom District Volunteer Fire Department and also of the Freedom District Lions Club. He served on the Town Council. He also had been an assistant Scout Master. In addition to his wife, survivors include sons J. Daniel of Baltimore County, J. David of Germany, Douglas C. and Robert W., both of here; daughters Kandieann D. Klinedinst of here and Doralyn DeMauro of New Jersey, and 12 grandchildren. Services will be 11 a.m. Monday from St. Paul's. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Haight Funeral Home here. The Lions Club and Fire Department will have a joint memorial service at 8 p.m. today, also at the funeral.