Margaret A. NelsonActive in church affairsMargaret A...


June 21, 1993

Margaret A. Nelson

Active in church affairs

Margaret A. Nelson, a homemaker who was active in church affairs, died June 10 after a long illness at the Broadmead retirement community in Cockeysville. She was 83.

Born in Baltimore, Mrs. Nelson was raised in Homeland and was a graduate of the Bryn Mawr School.

She was married in 1932 to Arthur L. Nelson, the owner of the Lenderking Metal Products Co., a metal fabrication firm in the Canton area. He died in 1969.

A longtime resident of Montrose Avenue in Baltimore County's Murray Hill neighborhood, she was an active participant in the affairs of the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer for more than 50 years.

She was a member of the Mother's Committee for Hampton House, a board member of the Boys' Home Society; and was the past president of the Hardy Garden Club of Ruxton and the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America in the state of Maryland.

She was a member of the Elkridge Club and a former member of the Baltimore Country Club.

Memorial services were scheduled for 11 a.m. today at the Church of the Redeemer, 5603 N. Charles St.

She is survived by a son, Ronald W. Nelson of Towson; and three grandchildren.

The family suggested memorial contributions to the American Lung Association, 1840 York Road, Lutherville 21093.

Augustine Levero

Business professor

Augustine A. Levero, a professor of business management at Anne Arundel Community College, died Wednesday of heart failure at his Dundalk home. He was 59.

He began his teaching career at the college in 1970 and was director of marketing for WBFF-TV from 1971 to 1986. Earlier, he worked for the state Board of Education.

The lifelong Dundalk resident received his early education in the Baltimore County public schools and was a 1952 graduate of Dundalk High School. He earned a bachelor's degree in business from Loyola College in 1957.

Mr. Levero participated in the R.O.T.C. program while at college, and after graduation served in the Army with the rank of captain from 1958 to 1961 as a helicopter pilot. He remained active in the reserves until 1970.

He enjoyed traveling and was a gourmet cook who liked to prepare Italian cuisine. He also was an enthusiastic rose gardener and collected reproduction bronzes of frontier painter and sculptor Frederic Remington.

A Mass of Christian burial was to be offered at 10 a.m. today at St. Rita's Roman Catholic Church, 2903 Dunleer Road, Dundalk.

He is survived by his wife, the former Suzanne M. James; his mother, Anna Marie Levero of Dundalk; three sons, Christopher A. Levero, Michael A. Levero and Anthony I. Levero, all of Dundalk; a daughter, Charity A. Passalacqua of Edgewater; a sister, Barbara Powers of Chattanooga, Tenn.; and six grandchildren.

The family suggested memorial contributions to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 2055, Harlan, Iowa 51593-0238.

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