ANCHORAGE — Evelyn L. Wegmer, 68, an Alaska resident, died Sunday at Elmendorf Air Force Base Hospital here. Born in Indiana, she was the daughter ofEstel K. Hathaway of Indiana and the late Stephen Hathaway. She was the wife of Fred Wegmer. The couple lived here since 1970. She had served on the Alaska Civil Air Patrol Commander's staff. In addition toher husband and mother, survivors include a son, Nolan Weaver of Westminster; daughters, Fraunzie Wylie of here and Naomi Conaway of Germany; two sisters; three brothers; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Nancy C. Beam, 57, died Tuesday at Carroll County General Hospital after a long illness. She was the daughter of Evelyn C. McComb of Baltimore and the late Joseph McComb. She was the wife of Joseph D. Beam Sr. In addition to her mother and husband, survivors include a daughter, Mary DeLallo of Kansas; sons, John, Charles, Anthony and Philip Beam, all of Woodlawn, Joseph D. Beam Jr. of Towson, Matthew Beam of Kansas, and Thomas and Lawrence Beam, both of here; sisters, Patricia Rushton of Chestertown and Sue Smith of Delaware; and 10 grandchildren.
Chester L. Jackson, 74, a former resident here, died Wednesday at Suwanee Hospital in Live Oak, Fla., after an extended illness. He was the husband of Flarice Simmons Jackson. He had retired as a licensed practical nurse from Springfield State Hospital. In addition to his wife, survivors include a brother, Lynnwood Jackson of New Hampshire, and a sister, Arline Miller of Maine
Jacob A. Frederick Sr., 89, died Monday at the Longview Nursing Home in Manchester. He was the husband of the late Ethel M. Ruby Frederick. He retired as a mechanic. Survivors include a son,Jacob A. Frederick Jr. of Reisterstown; sisters, Mary Frederick and Isabelle Davison, both of Manchester, Elizabeth Hershey of Hanover, Pa., and Dorothy Riffle of Harrisburg, Pa.; one granddaughter and two great-grandchildren.
Joseph H. Mullhausen, 82, died Tuesday at Carroll County General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Irene A. Mullhausen. A lifelong farmer, he was a memberof the Carroll County Farm Bureau. A member of St. John's Catholic Church, he was an usher at the 8:45 a.m. Mass. Survivors include children, J. Joseph Mullhausen of Street, Harold "Bill" Mullhausen of Taneytown, Alberta "Pep" Myers and Mary K. Drabic, both of here; one brother; one sister; nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Evelyn R. Bixler, a resident here, died Tuesday at Hanover General Hospital in Pennsylvania. She was the wife of the late Charles H. Bixler.Before her retirement, she worked as a seamstress at English American Tailoring. She was a member of Jerusalem Lutheran Church. Survivorsinclude children, George H., Roger M. and Charlotte R. Bixler, all of here; sisters, Susie Andrews of here and Bertie Ecker of New Windsor; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Ruth K. Wett, 86, died Wednesday at Westminster Nursing and Convalescent Center after a long illness. She was the wife of the late John F. Wett. Survivors include a daughter, Kathryn W. Reuschling of Vermont; son, John F.Wett Jr. of Greensburg, Pa.; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. The family requests contributions to the Ascension Episcopal Church Soup Kitchen, 23 N. Court St., here.