Carl W. Files Sr.Retired file clerkCarl W. Files Sr., a...


April 14, 1993

Carl W. Files Sr.

Retired file clerk

Carl W. Files Sr., a retired railroad file clerk, died Sunday of heart failure at North Arundel Hospital. The Glen Burnie resident was 66.

He retired in 1987 from what is now CSX Transportation after 42 years of service, largely with the Baltimore and Ohio railroad.

The Baltimore native was a duckpin bowler for many years in several leagues, including the Southwest Mens Majors in Glen Burnie and the Major Travel League and the B&O League, both in Baltimore.

He was member of the Glen Burnie Lodge of the Moose.

Services for Mr. Files were to be conducted at 9:30 a.m. today at the Singleton Funeral Home, 1 Second Ave. S.W., in Glen Burnie.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, the former Anna Lou Knight; a son, Carl W. Files Jr. of Millington; a daughter, Gloria Jean Morris of Hancock; and four grandchildren.

Charlotte Macauley

Pet enthusiast

Charlotte E. Macauley, who raised dogs, birds and fish, died Sunday of complications of asthma and emphysema. The Catonsville resident was 67.

She raised German shepherd dogs, exotic birds, including parrots, and black angelfish. Mrs. Macauley was an expert archer and horseback rider.

She studied nursing at Maryland General Hospital between 1944 and 1946.

Services for Mrs. Macauley are to be held at 11 a.m. todayat the Leroy M. and Russell C. Witzke Funeral Home, 1630 Edmondson Ave. in Catonsville.

She is survived by her husband, Harrie Macauley, and a son, Kenneth Macauley. Both are of Catonsville.

The family suggested memorial contributions to the American Lung Association, Suite M, 1840 York Road, Timonium, Md. 21093.

Herbert H. Soistman

Owned meat business

Herbert H. Soistman, who owned a meat business in BTC Lexington Market, died April 9 at the University of Maryland Medical Center of complications from heart bypass surgery.

Mr. Soistman, a native of the Morrell Park section of Baltimore who lived in Baltimore Highlands, was 65.

He was associated with Soistman Bros. in the market from 1956 to 1990, when he retired and sold the business to two of his sons.

He served in the Navy at the end of World War II and was a member of American Legion Post No. 137 and VFW Post 3217.

Services for Mr. Soistman were held yesterday at the Hubbard Funeral Home.

He is survived by four sons, Michael, Mark and Bruce Soistman, all of Baltimore, and Terry Matthew Soistman of Florida; a daughter, Gail Schwartz of Hollywood, Fla.; two brothers, Charles J. Soistman of Ocala, Fla., and Wilmer M. Soistman of Alamogordo, N.M.; two sisters, Carolyn M. Alesci and Marian E. Anderson of Baltimore; a special family friend, Nancy Johnson of Baltimore; and nine grandchildren.

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