Charles Henshaw


Businessman, 68

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Services for retired businessman Charles H. Henshaw of Harwood will take place at 11 a.m. tomorrow in the Davidsonville United Methodist Church on Central Avenue in Davidsonville.

Mr. Henshaw, 68, died of a heart attack March 26 at the Washington Hospital Center.

He was born in Bradley Heights and since 1970 was the owner of Arundel Signs Inc. in Annapolis. He turned the daily operation of the business over to his children about two years ago.

A Methodist, Mr.Henshaw was a former member of the Knights of Pythias. He also belonged to the Anne Arundel County Businessmen's Association and the county Trade Council.

Mr. Henshaw's interests included flying, fishingand boating.

Survivors include his wife, Ollie M. Henshaw, and two sons, Charles M. Henshaw and Thomas D. Henshaw, all of Harwood; a daughter, Vickey M. Norfolk of Owings; a brother, Eugene Henshaw of Venice, Fla.; and five grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.

Arrangements were by the Hardesty Funeral Home.



Services forretired investment representative Frank Bush Marshall Jr. of SevernaPark will take place at 1:30 p.m. tomorrow at the Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church in Severna Park.

Mr. Marshall, 67, died of heart failure March 26 at Anne Arundel Medical Center.

Born and raised in Baltimore, he attended St. John's College in Annapolis. He did graduate work in business and Johns Hopkins and Loyola universities.

Mr. Marshall worked for Alex Brown and Sons Inc. in Annapolis for 23 years, until he retired in February 1991.

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, attaining the rank of corporal.

Mr. Marshall was a member of the board of visitors and governors of St. John's College. He also served on the Board of Independent Colleges' Fund of Maryland.

He was a member of the Annapolis Yacht Club, the New Providence Club, the USNA Golf Club, the Severna Park Rotary Club, and the Woods Memorial Presbyterian Church. Other interests included golf.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years, Ruth Marshall; two daughters, Amy Swan of Severna Park and Sally Wagsland of Atlanta, Ga.; a sister, Marie Elizabeth Marshall; and five grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John's College Memorial Fund, 60College Ave., Annapolis 21401.



Services for retired postal clerk Raymond E. Strauser of Glen Burnie took place March 25 at the Fleet Reserve Club in Annapolis.

Mr. Strauser, 64, died March 23 at his home.

Born and raised in Tuscola,Ill., he served in the U.S. Navy for 21 years. He worked for the U.S. Postal Department for 27 years, retiring in 1991.

His interests included cooking and gardening.

Mr. Strauser is survived by his fiancee, Bettie L. Heintzman of Parkville; his mother, Emma Strauser ofTuscola, Ill.; his aunt, Maxine Buckles of Champagne, Ill.; and his uncle, Warren Tabor of Brookville, Fla.

The family suggests memorial donations to charity in Mr. Strauser's name.



Services for Leslie R. Smith of Glen Burnie took place yesterday at the Singleton Funeral Home Chapel.

Mrs. Smith, 43, died at her home.

She was born in Richmond, Va., and attended Glen Burnie High School in 1966.

Mrs. Smith managed the snack bar for the Glen Burnie Boys Baseball Association for 10 years. She also belonged to the Women of the Moose Glen Burnie Lodge.

Other interests included fishing, boating and dancing.

She is survived by her husband of 25 years, Earl D. Smith, and two sons, Timothy E. Smith and Thomas H. Smith, all of Glen Burnie; a brother, Jay White, and her mother, Margaret White, both of Orlando, Fla.

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