CATONSVILLE — Albert J. St. Jean, 66, died Saturday. A Baltimore County resident, he was the husband of Mary E. Sweeney St. Jean. Retired from the Baltimore News American, he was a member of the Knights of Columbus. In addition to his wife, survivors include children M. Jeannette Baummer of Westminster, Monica McNelly of Howard County, Capt. A. Christopherof Virginia, Matthew T. of Baltimore County and Eric J. of Baltimore; brother, Donald V. and sister, Lauretta Donnelly, both of Baltimore, and four grandchildren.
Francis A. Fuhrman, 85, a former resident here, died Sunday at Chambersburg Hospital in Pennsylvania. He was the husband of the late Treva Bachman Fuhrman. A retired cabinet maker, he was a member of Arcadia Steam Engine Historical Society and St. Bartholomew's United Church of Christ in Hanover, Pa. Survivors include a son, Francis E. of Glenrock, Pa.; sisters Alverta Luckenbaugh of Hanover, Katie Kopp of Richmond, Va. and Ruthetta Smith of Manchester; three grandsons and three great-grandsons. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at theW. V. Kenworthy Funeral Home, 269 Frederick St., Hanover. Friends may call there 1 p.m. until the time of the services. The family requests memorials to the church at 1024 Grand Valley Road, Hanover.
Pauline E. Brough, 78, died Friday at Peninsula General Hospital in Salisbury. A Delaware resident and homemaker, she wasthe wife of Charles E. Brough Sr. In addition to her husband, survivors include a daughter, Virginia A. Martin of Westminster; son, Charles E. Jr. of Randallstown; sister, Emily Reddish of here; brother, Joseph Frazier of Florida; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Justin E. Blanton, 3-month-old son of James E. and Norine Blanton Jr., died suddenly Friday.
He also is survived by a brother, Jordan E.; paternal grandparents Mr. and Mrs. James Blanton Sr. of Florida and maternal grandparents Mr. and Mrs. John Spanos of New Hampshire. The family requests memorials to Sudden Infant Death Syndrome, 22 S. Green St., Baltimore, Md. 21201.
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Thelma E. Ricketts, 69, died Monday at Baltimore County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Ralph Durbin Ricketts. She was a member of the Union Bridge Church of the Brethren. Survivors include daughters Shirley M. Smith of here and Roxann McCarley of Keymar; sons Charles D. "Skip" Ricketts of here and George H. ofNew York; brother, Roger Bohn of Woodsboro; 11 grandchildren; five step-grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services are 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Union Bridge Funeral Home of D. D. Hartzler. The family will receive friends 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Evelyn Rand, 70, died Monday atCarroll County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late William Rand. Survivors include sons Tom Gildee of Reisterstown and John Gildee of Tennessee; sister Marion Debb of here, and brother, Towney Stevens of Florida. Services are 11 a.m. today at Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Road.