A Mass of Christian Burial for Frank Alexander Grashl of Severn tookplace Nov. 20 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Burial followed at Glen Haven Memorial Park.
Mr. Grashl, 76, died Nov. 16 at Kimbrough Army Hospital.
Born in Vienna, Austria, he retired in 1971 as a sergeant major after more than 30 years in the Army. He served during World War II and earned a Good Conduct Medal with a silver clasp and four loops, as well as a National Defense Services Medal with Oak Leaf Cluster Sharpshooter Badge. He was a member of the Rotary Club of Glen Burnie and St. Joseph's Church.
Mr. Grashl is survived by his wife of 39 years, B. Ann Grashl; a sister, Hannah Mann of Ocean City; and many nieces and nephews.
PILE DRIVER, 78
Services for CharlesHenry Graham Jr. of Annapolis were held Nov. 20 at Hardesty Funeral Home. Burial followed at Lakemont Cemetery.
Mr. Graham, 78, died Nov. 16 at Anne Arundel Medical Center.
The Baltimore native, who served in the Army during World War II, retired after 30 years as a pile driver for Local No. 2311 in Deale. He was a member of Cummings Behlke American Legion Post No. 226 in Mayo and VFW Post No. 304 in Annapolis.
Mr. Graham is survived by his wife, Augusta Louise Graham;a son, Charles H. Graham III of Massachusetts; a stepson, John W. Morris Jr. of Annapolis; a daughter, Carolyn V. Downey of Baltimore; a brother, John Graham of California; a sister, Helen Fowler of Baltimore; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services for James Lerch Crandell Sr. of Churchton took place Nov. 20 at Hardesty Funeral Home. Burial followed at Christ Memorial Episcopal Church Cemetery.
Mr. Crandell, 83, died Nov. 18 at Calvert Memorial Hospital of heart failure.
Born in Shady Side, helived in the area all his life. Mr. Crandell served in the Navy during World War II and retired in 1988 after many years as a waterman. He was a member of St. John's Episcopal Church.
Mr. Crandell is survived by his wife, Fredericka Owen Crandell; two daughters, Gwen Kline of Prince Frederick and Sarah Thomas of Upper Marlboro; a son, James Crandell II of Shady Side; and three grandchildren.
Contributions can be sent to the Christ Memorial Episcopal Church Fund, 220 Owensville Road, West River, Md. 20778.
Services for Charles Dale Young Sr. of Edgewater are scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Hardesty Funeral Home in Annapolis. Burial follows at Lakemont Cemetery.
Mr. Young, 70, died Nov. 18 at Anne Arundel Medical Center of cardiac arrest.
Born in Parkersburg, W. Va., he had lived in the area since 1958 and was a member of the Annapolis Moose Lodge.
He worked as a maintenance supervisor at Concrete Structures in Davidsonville from 1972 to 1988 and at his grandson's Rhode River Marina in Edgewater from 1982 until his death.
Mr. Young is survived by his wife, Augusta E. Young; three daughters, Joyce Ann Tennet and Linda Cohen, both of Parkersburg, W. Va., and Kathryn Conner of Edgewater; two sons, Charles D. Young Jr. of Edgewater and George E. Lockhart of Preston; two sisters, Betty Brown of Clearwater, Fla., and Kathryn Southers of Parkersburg; a brother, James Young of Parkersburg, seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
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