Richard E. Lukens, a security officer at Goucher College i Towson, died of cancer Thursday at the Fort Howard Veterans Administration Hospital Center. He was 57.
Services for Mr. Lukens, who lived in Dulaney Towers in Towson, will be held at 7 tonight at St. Stephen's Traditional Episcopal Church, which holds services at the Brown Memorial Presbyterian Chapel, 6200 N. Charles St.
A native of Baltimore, Mr. Lukens joined the Navy in 1952 immediately after graduating from City College. He served 20 years in the Navy, including active duty during the Korean and Vietnam wars, and retired as a chief petty officer in 1972.