J. Morris SandersBG&E employeeGraveside services for J...

OBITUARIES

February 05, 1992

J. Morris Sanders

BG&E employee

Graveside services for J. Morris Sanders Sr., an employee for 27 years of the Baltimore Gas and Electric Co., will be held at 1 p.m. today at Druid Ridge Cemetery, Park Heights Avenue and Old Court Road.

i11 a.m. today at the Rotruck Funeral Home in Keyser, W.Va.

Mr. Sanders, who was 90 and lived in Keyser, W.Va., died Sunday of heart failure at a hospital there.

in Keyser. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. tomorrow at Druid Ridge Cemetery, Park Heights Avenue and Old Court Road.

Mr. Sanders moved back to his native West Virginia from Northwood in 1970, four years after his retirement. He had worked in BG&E's gas distribution department.

Born in Cassville, W.Va., he was a 1922 graduate of Keyser High School. He worked as a salesman and operated a gasoline station in Keyser before moving to Baltimore.

He was a member of Govans United Methodist Church and later Northwood-Appold United Methodist Church in Baltimore.

More recently, he was a member of the men's Bible class and the United Methodist Men at Calvary United Methodist Church in Keyser.

His first wife, the former Maude Lamm, died in 1956.

He is survived by his wife, the former Mildred Umstot; two sons, James M. Sanders Jr. of Baltimore and William C. Sanders of Centerville, Ohio; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Delma B. Brotman

Hadassah member

Graveside services for Delma Block Brotman, who had worked with her first husband in their Northwest Baltimore drug store, will be held at 11 a.m. today at the Arlington Cemetery of Chizuk Amuno Congregation, 4300 N. Rogers Ave.

Mrs. Brotman, who lived at the North Oaks Retirement Community, died there yesterday of heart failure. She was 82.

A member of Hadassah, she was active in its book review group.

The former Delma Herman was a native of Baltimore and a member of the Class of 1927 at Western High School.

Her first husband, pharmacist Sol G. Block, died in 1956. She worked with him at Block's Pharmacy on Reisterstown Road near Virginia Avenue for more than 20 years.

Morton Brotman, her second husband, to whom she was married for 32 years, is retired from his own antique and electronic repair businesses.

In addition to her husband, her survivors include two daughters, Phyllis Block Brotman and Lois Block Rosenfield, both of Pikesville; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

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Jean W. Schmidt

Baltimore native

A memorial service for Jean Wilson Schmidt, a former resident of the Towson area, will be held at 2 p.m. today at the Lakeside Baptist Church in Rocky Mount, N.C.

Mrs. Schmidt, who was 70 and moved to Rocky Mount 16 years ago, died Saturday of cancer at a hospital there.

The former Jean Wilson was a native of Baltimore and a graduate of Eastern High School who worked as a young woman as a telephone operator for the American Oil Co.

A former president of the Picket Fence Garden Club in Towson, she also had been a member of the Stoneleigh Ladies Bowling League.

Her husband, Lawrence C. Schmidt, is a retired Chesapeake Bay pilot.

In addition to her husband, her survivors include two sons, Robert C. Schmidt of Houma, La., and Stephen H. Schmidt of Rocky Mount; a daughter, Laurie S. Levitt of Severna Park; and 11 grandchildren.

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