Emma Reckner


Homemaker, 101

December 24, 1991

Services for Emma Lyda Reckner of Severna Park are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday at Barranco and Sons Funeral Home in Severna Park. Burialwill follow at Loudon Park Cemetery in Baltimore.

Mrs. Reckner, 101, died Dec. 21 at Maryland Manor Nursing Home in Glen Burnie of cardiac arrest.

Born and raised in Ludlow, Ky., she previously lived in New York and Florida. She volunteered at West Palm Beach Hospital in the 1950s.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Reckner.

Survivors include her two sons, Jack Reckner of Severna Park and RichardReckner of Costa Rica; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Contributions can be sent to St. John's Church in Severna Park.



Services for Salome F. McGugan of Glen Burnie are scheduled for 10 a.m. today at Kirkley Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Lakeview Memorial Park in New Jersey.

Mrs. McGugan, 71, died Dec. 21 at North Arundel Hospital after a brief illness.

The Philadelphia native was a retired magazine publisher for Periodical Press.

Mrs. McGugan is survived by her husband, Walter R. McGugan Sr.; a son, Walter McGugan Jr. of Crownsville, and daughter, Salome Hamby of of Glen Burnie; two brothers, Charles Greatrex of Mount Laurel, N.J., and Robert Greatrex of National Park, N.J.; and four grandchildren.



Services for HazelC. Griggs of Crownsville will take place at 9 a.m. today at HardestyFuneral Home. Burial will follow at Lakemont Cemetery in Davidsonville.

Mrs. Griggs, 57, died of respiratory failure Dec. 22 at North Arundel Hospital.

She is survived by a son, Ray Pullen of Westminster; three daughters, Deborah Pietruszka of Baltimore, Paula Griggs of Colorado and Ellen Griggs of Crownsville; her mother, Bertha Reed of Virginia; a brother, Wayne Reed of Virginia; and three grandchildren.



Services for Rose C. Moore, a Severna Park resident who served as a corporal in the U.S. Army during World War II, will be held at 9:30 a.m. today at Barranco and Sons Severna Park Funeral Home, 495 Ritchie Highway.

Mrs. Moore died of heart failure Sunday at Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis.

A native of Baltimore, the former Rose C. Wehberg moved to

the county in 1947, after marrying Gerald C. Moore. They moved to St. Margaret'sin 1958.

The Moores left Anne Arundel in 1967 and moved to the Eastern Shore, settling first in Cambridge, then, five years later, in Stevensville. After her husband's death in 1983, Mrs. Moore moved to Merced, Calif., to live with her daughter and son-in-law. The family returned to the county in 1986, moving to Severna Park.

Mrs. Mooreis survived by her daughter, Helena Jones, of Severna Park; a sister, Helen Seitz, of Toms River, N.J., and two grandchildren.

The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society.



A Mass of Christian burial for Ruth Viola Butler of Gambrills took place Dec. 23 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Odenton. Burial followed at Bethel Cemetery in Fort Meade.

Mrs. Butler, 66, died of heart failure Dec. 19 atAnne Arundel Medical Center.

Born in Fort Meade, Mrs. Butler was a 1943 graduate of Glen Burnie Senior High School and retired in 1988after 25 years as a customer relations spokeswoman at Bowl America. She was a member of St. Joseph's Church, the Greater Baltimore Bowling Association and several bowling leagues.

Survivors include her husband, Elmer Butler; three sons, Stephen F. Butler and Michael J. Butler, both of Gambrills, and Warren J. Butler of Yarmouth, Mass.; twodaughters, Carol L. Halsey of Pasadena and Mary E. Butler of Gambrills; 11 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, three nieces and twonephews.



Memorial services for Catherine Elizabeth Herder Sigler of Annapolis are scheduled for 2 p.m.Jan. 18 at Epiphany Episcopal Church in Odenton.

Mrs. Sigler, 62,died of cancer Dec. 12 at Anne Arundel Medical Center.

The Odenton native was a 1946 graduate of Glen Burnie Senior High and attended Strayer Business School in Baltimore. She worked as a bookkeeper at the Watergate Apartments in Eastport and previously at Meade and Sons Construction and Fairwinds Apartments. She was a member of the Anne Arundel County Gem Society and the Odenton Heritage Society.

Mrs. Wigler is survived by two sons, Timothy Herder of Beltsville and Thomas Herder of Sunapee, N.H.; a daughter, Mimi Sigler Roggenkamp of Gibson Island; her mother, Margaret Eckman of Odenton; two sisters, Dorothy Hammond and Ana Deinlein, both of Odenton; and two grandchildren.

Contributions can be sent to the Anne Arundel Medical Center Hospice, Cathedral and Franklin streets, Annapolis 21401.

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