ALESIA — John R. Calp, 67, a former resident here, died Thursday at St. Joseph's Hospital. He was the husband of Geraldine Glenn Calp. A U.S. Armyveteran of World War II, he had owned J. R. Calp Masonry. Additionalsurvivors include sons, Robert L. Calp and John G. Calp of Pennsylvania, Steven L. Calp of Melrose and Michael W. Calp of Parkton; sister, Pearl Sanders of here; brother, Walter Calp of Pennsylvania, and four grandchildren. The family requests memorials to St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 3400 Church Road, Hampstead, where he was a member.
Marie B. Flater, 86, died Thursday at Longview Nursing Home. She was the wife of Francis H. Flater. She was a member of Sandymount United Methodist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star. Additional survivors include son, Francis M. Flater of Denton; daughter, Joanne M.Townsend of Pennsylvania; brother, Charles A. Barnhart of here; fivegrandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Marie Butts, 77, died Oct. 18 at her Washington County home. She was the wife of the late Paul M. Butts. She had retired from Hagerstown Shoe Co. Surviving are daughters, Carol A. Cramer of here and Jo Staleyof Taneytown; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The family requests memorials to Carroll County Food Sunday, P.O. Box 2160, 10 Distillery Drive, Westminster.
William J. Baldwin, 87, died Friday at Springfield Hospital in Vermont. He was the husband of Monetta Foster Baldwin. Additional survivors includesons, William J. Baldwin Jr. of Westminster, Lawrence H. Baldwin of here, and Howard L. Baldwin of Baltimore; daughter, Kathryn Graf of Millers; 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Julia J. Bland, 94, died Monday at Carroll County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Ernest Bland and the mother ofthe late Shirley Anne Stahle. A homemaker, she was a member of the Waverly Presbyterian Church. Survivors include a daughter, Rita M. Larrimore of here; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
John J. Whalen Jr., 76, died Thursday at Baltimore County General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Genevra and the father of the late John J. Whalen III. A U.S. Marines veteran of World War II, he was retired from Bethlehem Steel Corp. Surviving are sons, Rex B. Whalen of Texas and Mark L. Whalen of here; sisters, Helen Langell and Florence Melescu; and six grandchildren.
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FrankW. Cramer, 78, died Tuesday at his home. He was the husband of the late Wilda Moose Cramer. He was retired from Black and Decker and attended Uniontown Church of God. Surviving are a son, John W. Cramer of Uniontown; daughters, Patricia K. Classing of Uniontown and Janet L. Groomes of Hampstead; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Edna E. Grimes, 77, died Wednesday at Longview Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Lewis N. Grimes Jr. and the mother of the late Allen L. Grimes. Before her retirement, she was a nursing attendant at Springfield Hospital Center. Survivors include sons, George E. Grimes of Gettysburg, Pa., LaVere N. Grimes of Hampstead and Gary L. Grimes of here; brother, Ralph Allen of Sykesville; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. today at the Thomas D. Fletcher and Son Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St.
Eva M. Jones, 78, died Tuesday at Carroll County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Vernon C. Jones. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church. Survivors include a son, Lavere Jones of here; brothers, George and Eugene Bankert, both of Hanover, Pa.; sister, Erma Kehr of York, Pa.; and three grandchildren.
E. Earl Brown, 72, died Wednesday at Carroll County General Hospital. He was the husband of Ruth Fritz Brown. A retired plumber, he was past president and life member of the Glyndon Volunteer Fire Co. He was a member of Glyndon Methodist Church and a former president of the Community Men's Bible Class. In addition to his wife, survivors include a daughter, Elizabeth A. Mellings of Virginia; sons, Earl Brown Jr. of Hampstead, John Brown of here, Glenn Brown of Oregon and Gary Brown of Reisterstown; and seven grandchildren. The family requests memorials to Carroll Hospice, 30 Carroll St.
Othie B. Hatfield, 76, a former resident here, died Monday at his home in Howard County. He was the husband of the late Catherine T. Hatfield. Surviving are a son, Deets B. Hatfield of North Carolina, and a grandson.
Francis L. Moore, 77, died Tuesday at Carroll County General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Marion E. Moore. He had worked as an equipment operator at Springfield Hospital Center. Survivors include sons, Ronald F. Moore, Stanley L. Moore and Robert W. Moore, all ofhere; daughter, Barbara S. Miller of here; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.