Carl Carlson Sr.


Office Manager, 75

February 11, 1992|By These obituaries were provided by area funeral homes.

Services for retired office manager Carl J. B. Carlson Sr. of Linthicum will take place at 1 p.m. today, at St. John's Lutheran Church.

Mr. Carlson, formerly with the General Services Administration, died Feb. 6 at Kimbrough Army Center after a brief illness.

He was born in Pittsburgh, Pa., and worked for the GSA for 42 years until he retired in 1976. Before that, Mr. Carlson served in the U.S. Army, where he attained the rank of lieutenant colonel.

He wasa member of the St. John's congregation. Other interests included carpentry, wood working and boating.

Survivors include his wife of 50 years, the former Thelma Olsen; two sons, Carl J. Carlson Jr. of Gaithersburg and Richard E. Carlson of Linthicum; two daughters, Karen Thompson of Annapolis and Susan Riley of Auckland, New Zealand; a brother, Richard A. Carlson of Redwood, Calif.; two sisters, Ruth Schledt of Gadston, Ala., and Mildred Hesselman of Port Charlotte, Fla.; and two grandchildren.



Services for homemaker Anne L. Ward will take place at noon today, at the Singleton Funeral Home.

Mrs. Ward, 76, died Feb. 7 at her home after a lengthy illness.

She was born in Sugar Grove, Va., and attended the Elvaton Baptist Church.

Her interests included bowling, swimming, cooking and canning.

Survivors include her husband, Raymond Ward; two daughters, Betty Jane Page and Patricia Ann Evans, both of Millersville; three brothers, Leonard Hall of Havre de Grace, Arnold Hall of Berris, Calif., and Scot Hall of Flagstaff, Ariz.; six grandchildren and three great-grandsons.



Services for retired supervisor Jesse James Wolford Sr. of Millersville will take place at 10 a.m. today, at Kirkley Funeral Home.

Mr. Wolford, 71, died Feb. 7 of heart failure at North Arundel Hospital.

Originally from Clearspring, he later became a supervisor in the Baltimore Gas and Electric Co.

Mr. Wolford served BG&E for 35 years until he retired in 1982. He was also a U.S Army veteran of World War II.

His interests included fishing, boating, stock car racing and camping.

Survivors include his wife, the former Lilleth G. Wood; two daughters, Sharon L. Wolford of Glen Burnie and Bonnie May Wolford of Millersville; two sons, Charles K. Wolford of Glen Burnie and Jesse JamesWolford Jr. of Pasadena; two sisters, Saraj J. Hawbecker of Greencastle, Pa., and Anna Bell Arnsparger of Hagerstown; a brother, John L. Wolford of Indian Springs; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

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