BALTIMORE — Emma C. Miller, 71, died Jan. 1 at Franklin Square Hospital. Survivors include a daughter, Carol A. Keeney and a son, Guy E., both of here; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Robert T. Kenney Jr., 27, died Saturday at his home. He was the son of Robert and Joan Pilgrim Kenney Sr. of New York and the husband of Frances M. Shinsky Kenney. An accountant with Black & Decker Co., he was a graduate of Mount St. Mary's College in Emmitsburg. In addition to his wife and parents, survivors include a sister, Lori A. Lehnof Connecticut and parents-in-law Jerome and Carol Shinsky. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. today at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church, Parkton. The family requests memorial contributions to the University of Maryland/University Cancer Center, 22 S. Green St., Baltimore, Md. 21201.
Geneva Mae Mays, 80, died Sunday at her home. She was the wife of the late Walter Mays. A homemaker, she was a member of St. John's (Leister's) Lutheran Church. Survivors include sisters Anna Zake and Louise Geldmacher and brothers Arthur and Willard Weibe, all of Baltimore. Services are 11 a.m. at the Eline Funeral Home, 934 S. Main St.
Harley W. "Bill" Weeks, 50, died Saturday at his home. He was the son of Maisie R. Weeks of here and the late Harley W. Weeks. Until his retirement, he wasemployed as a manger of the Union Mills branch of the Westminster Bank & Trust. He was a member of the Historical Society, the Union Mills Homestead Foundation and Ducks Unlimited. In addition to his mother, survivors include a daughter, Catherine Nicole of Hampstead; sister, Dorothy W. Hess of here; brothers Arnold of Union Bridge and BermanW. of Keymar. The family requests memorial contributions to Hampstead Baptist Church, 328 Hanover Pike, where he was a member.
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Evelyn C. Spedden, 78, died Monday at Carroll County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Charles Spedden. She had worked for the Community Chest of Baltimore. Surviving are nieces Suzanne L. King of Ellicott City and D. Jeanne Hale of Hampstead. Services are 10 a.m. Thursday at the Eline Funeral Home, Reisterstown Road and Franklin Boulevard in Reisterstown. Friends may call 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Kathryn G. Fitchett,82, died Monday at her Baltimore County home. She was the wife of the late Andrew J. Fitchett Sr. Survivors include sons Andrew J. Jr. ofhere, Thomas C. of Sparks and Daniel B. of Finksburg; daughter, Nancy L. Gailey of Reisterstown; sister, Dorothy Davis of Baltimore; brother, George Clark of Hanover, Pa.; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Services will be at 11 a.m. today at the Eline Funeral Home, Reisterstown Road and Franklin Boulevard.
Burton A. Hammacker Jr., 58, Saturday at his Baltimore County home.He was the husband of Donna Nelson Hammacker. For 25 years, he had worked at Maryland Cup. In addition to his wife, survivors include sons Burton A. III of Glyndon and Patrick of Hampstead; brothers Charlesof Baltimore, William of Florida, Glen of Virginia and Vaughn of South Carolina; sister, Mary Sorce, and one grandson.
Simone Taddei, 65, died Monday at the Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore as a result of injuries received in an automobile accident. Born in Mons, Belgium, she was the wife of Theodore Taddei. A sister, Louise Colbrant of Belgium, also survives.
Ilse M. Beck, 64, died Thursday at Baltimore County General Hospital. Born in Stuttgart, Germany, she was the daughter of Anne T. Hahn of Germany and the late August Hahn. She was the wife of Heinz Beck. A homemaker, she also had sung in the opera in Europe. In addition to her husband and mother, survivors include children Roland H. of Baltimore, H. Peter of Glyndon, Erik of here, Susan Traynor of Silver Run and Birgit S. Cook of Manchester; brother, Heinz Hahn of Stuttgart; sisters Elfrieda Breit of Reisterstown and Gerda Alleig of Stuttgart, and three grandchildren.
Clarence B. Trott, 85, died Saturday at the Golden Age Nursing Home. A lifelong resident here, he was a member of the Oakland United Methodist Church. Brothers William R. of Woodbine and Wilbur of Eldersburg survive.
Ruth E. Sass, 84, died Jan. 1 at Carroll County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late Albert R. Sass. A member ofAscension Episcopal Church in Baltimore County, she had volunteered for the American Red Cross. Survivors include a son, Dr. Donald J. ofOakland, Calif.; daughters Bette A. Eminizer of here and Signe Lauren Sass of Baltimore; one brother; two sisters; five grandchildren andtwo great-grandchildren. She had asked that her body be donated to the State Anatomy Board for the advancement of medical education and research.