FINKSBURG — Julia M. Zeigler, 88, died Thursday at Carroll County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late John L. Zeigler. Previously employedas a secretary, she was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Westminster. Survivors include a daughter, Julia Zeigler of here;a son, Donald J. Zeigler of Ohio; and one grandson.
Kenneth L. Sparks, 79, died Sunday at Carroll County General Hospital. He was the husband of the late Elnora Larrimore Sparks. A retired tool finisher, he had worked for Black and Decker Corp. Survivors include sons, Raymond and David Sparks, both of here, and William Sparks of West Virginia; daughter, Cherie Tucker; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Services will be at 1 p.m. today at the Bozman Methodist Church, Bozman, Talbot County, where friends may call from 12:30 p.m. until the time of the service.
Charles C. Steinhagen Jr., 48, died Saturday at Sinai Hospital in Baltimore. He was the son of Charles C. and Dorothy Bell Steinhagen. A lab technician at Sinai Hospital, he was also a member of the Baltimore Ostomy Association. The family requests memorial contributions to Carroll Hospice.
John Palmer Carroll, infant, died Monday at Hanover General Hospital in Pennsylvania . Born Dec. 31, 1991, he was the son of Michael and Lisa Davidson Carroll. Also surviving are a twin sister, Kellyann Carroll and brother, Michael D. Carroll II; grandparents, Dorothy Carroll of Hampstead and Richard and Beverly Carroll andLouis and Jennifer Davidson, all of Hanover; great-grandparents, Paul and Bessie Davidson of Hampstead, John and Dorothy Wolf of Baltimore and John R. Carroll of Neavitt, Talbot County. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. today at the Greenmount United Methodist Church Cemetery in Greenmount.
Paul E. Selby, 80, died Thursday in Lancaster, Pa. A Baltimore County resident, he was the husband of Annabelle Keefer Selby. Before his retirement, he was a supervisor for Eastern Products Co. in Baltimore. Also surviving are sons, Thomas M. Selby of Westminster and Jeffrey C. Selby of Arnold; daughters, Gayle L. Braverman of Lancaster and Susan N. Cohen of Baltimore; and eight grandchildren.
Genevieve C. Bowman,82, a former resident here, died Sunday at her Gettysburg, Pa., home. She was the wife of the late Samuel I. Bowman. A sister, Virgie Griffin of Manchester, and dear friends, Bob and Debbie Foster of Gettysburg, survive. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Middleburg United Methodist Church, where she was a member. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until the services at the church.
DATELINE: Silver Run
Ruth M. Krom, 83, died Monday at Gettysburg Hospital in Pennsylvania. She was the wife of Franklin C. Krom. Additional survivors include daughters, L. Jane Davis, Audrey L. Gist and Barbara J. Dell, all of Westminster; sons, Robert E. Krom of York, Pa., Roy F. Krom of Greenmount and Paul A. Krom of Littlestown, Pa.; brothers, NoahM. Strevig of Littlestown and John J. Strevig of Hanover, Pa.; sisters, Lillie Johnson of Virginia, Agnes Selby of Littlestown, Hazel Randall of Westminster and Dorothy Decker of Hanover; 17 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Services will be at 10 a.m. today at Little's Funeral Home, Littlestown. The family requests memorial contributions to St. Mary's United Church of Christ, 1441 E. Mayberry Road.
Dorothy R. Kaufman, 35, died Friday at her home. She was the daughter of Tommie Parrott Handy of Georgia and the late James A. Handy. A nursing assistant, she did private duty work. In addition to her mother, survivors include daughters, Jennifer D. Kaufman and Heather M. Kaufman of Westminster; brother, James A. HandyJr. of Las Vegas; sisters, Linda J. Collins and Jenny L. Handy, bothof North Carolina, Thresea Handy of Ashton, Montgomery County, Carolyn M. Hale of Florida and Allison J. Mosholder of Pennsylvania. The family requests memorial contributions to a trust fund for her children in care of Myers Funeral Home, 91 Willis St., Westminster.
DATELINE: Union Bridge
Jean Resuta, 56, died Monday at the Carroll County General Hospital. She was the wife of Robert J. Resuta. She had worked in the cafeteria at Uniontown Elementary and at SuperFresh. She wasa member of Uniontown United Methodist Church. Additional survivors include a son, Cabot L. Resuta of here; brothers, Elbert Tredway of Chicago and Joseph F. Tredway of Pasadena; and a sister, Margaret Denney of West Virginia. Services are at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at the Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster, where friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today.