Herbert J. Hand Jr.

April 23, 1992

Herbert J. Hand Jr., retired bridge and highway construction supervisor for Baltimore's Department of Public Works, died Sunday after a heart attack at his vacation home at Fenwick Island, Del.

A Mass of Christian burial for Mr. Hand, who was 64 and lived on Oakleigh Road in Parkville, was being offered today at the Roman Catholic Church of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, 8501 Loch Raven Blvd.

He retired nearly three years ago. He had worked for the city since 1951.

L The Baltimore native served in the Navy during World War II.

He attended the Polytechnic Institute and a refrigeration school before attending what is now Towson State University, where he played on the soccer and baseball teams. He took civil engineering courses at Johns Hopkins University.

As a young man, he was a catcher and coach for a fast-pitch softball team sponsored by Love's Restaurant.

He was active in the Immaculate Heart of Mary Athletic Association.

He is survived by his wife, the former Rosalie A. Fuka; two daughters, Margaret Mary Schlegel and Stephanie M. Staley, both of Bel Air; two sons, Herbert M. Hand of Bel Air and Matthew J. Hand of Parkville; a sister, Betty VanSant of Parkville; a brother, Robert Hand of Pasadena; and four grandchildren.

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