Patricia B. Page
Taught at Douglass
Services for Patricia B. Page, who retired in 1971 after 44 years as a home economics teacher at Douglass High School, will be held at 11 a.m. today at Union Baptist Church, 1219 Druid Hill Ave.
Mrs. Page, who was 87, died Thursday at Union Memorial Hospital of complications from Alzheimer's disease.
The former Patricia Bryant was born in Rocky Mount, N.C., and grew up in Lexington, Ky. She lived on North Mount Street.
Before moving to Baltimore in 1927 the 1925 graduate of the Hampton Institute was a supervisor in a home economics program in Greenville, Ky.
Her husband, Dr. George C. Page Sr., died in 1961.
She is survived by a daughter, Marguerite P. Peterson of Baltimore; two sons, Dr. George C. Page Jr. of Washington and Hugh R. Page Sr. of Baltimore; a brother, Ages L. Bryant of New York; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Edwin B. Gordon
Services for Edwin B. Gordon, a partner in one of the Eddie's Supermarkets and a former general manager of the franchise corporation using the name, will be held at 1 p.m. today at Sol Levinson & Bros. funeral home, 6010 Reisterstown Road.
Mr. Gordon, who had lived in Boynton Beach, Fla., for the past three years, died Monday at a hospital in Miami of congestive heart failure. He was 78.
Before moving to Boynton Beach, he had a winter home in Margate, Fla.
Since 1980, he was a partner with his son in the Eddie's Supermarket on St. Paul Street in Charles Village. From 1962 to 1980, he was a partner in three Eddie's stores and in related businesses.
He began working in the first Eddie's Supermarket in the late 1930s. From 1957 to 1968, he managed Indegro Inc., the issuer of franchises for the use of the Eddie's name by independent stores.
A native of Baltimore and a 1931 graduate of City College, he worked as a window trimmer and a cabdriver before entering the grocery business.
He enjoyed golf and was a member of the Indian Springs Country Club in Boynton Beach.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, the former Florence Kabik; a daughter, Barbara Rostov of Newport News, Va.; his son, Jerry Gordon of Baltimore; a sister, Regina Girshin of Baltimore; and four granddaughters.