A Mass of Christian burial for Mary Patricia Waltjen of Pasadena is scheduled for 10 a.m. Nov. 16 at St. John's Catholic Church in Severna Park. Burial will follow at Lorraine Park Cemetery.
Mrs. Waltjen, 66, died at home Nov. 14 after a lengthy bout with cancer. She was a graduate of Notre Dame College of Baltimore and the Peabody Conservatory and a member of St. John's Church and choir, the Gibson Island Garden Club and the Christ Child Society.
Survivors include her husband, Jerome G. Waltjen; four sons, Christopher Waltjen of Herald Harbour, and Gregory Waltjen, Stephen Waltjen and Richard Waltjen, all of Pasadena; a daughter, Mary Waltjen of Chevy Chase; and three grandchildren.
Contributions may be sent toArundel Hospice, 403 Headquarters Drive, Millersville 21108; or St. John's Church, 689 Ritchie Highway, Severna Park 21146.
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Services for retired U.S. Navy employee Robert Lewis Strickland of Odenton will take place today at 3:30 p.m., at the Singleton Funeral Home in Glen Burnie.
Mr. Strickland's remains will be inurned at Arlington National Cemetery at 10 a.m. Nov. 18.
Mr. Strickland, 71, died Nov. 11 at Bethesda Naval Hospital of cancer.
Born in Georgia, he retired in 1967 after 26 years of service in the Navy and as a civilian employee.
Mr. Strickland is survived by his wife of 38 years, Luanna R. Strickland; two sons, Thomas D. Strickland of Odenton and Richard L. Strickland of Linthicum; two daughters, Dorothy S. Strickland and Janet L. Strickland, both of Odenton; two sisters, Mary Bush of Anniston, Ala., and Effie Ritchie of Winter Haven, Fla.