Curtis C. Bomar Sr.Retired laborerCurtis C. Bomar Sr., a...


November 17, 1993

Curtis C. Bomar Sr.

Retired laborer

Curtis C. Bomar Sr., a retired laborer for American Smelting and Refining Co. and a deacon at Cornerstone Church of Christ, died Nov. 10 at University of Maryland Medical Center after a heart attack.

He was 75 and lived on Chestnut Hill Avenue in Northeast Baltimore. He retired in 1975 after working for American Smelting for 30 years.

He chaired the deacon board at Cornerstone Church and was also a member of the male chorus.

He was a native of Spartanburg, S.C., who moved to Baltimore after serving in the Army in the Philippines during World War II.

Graveside services were set for 10:30 a.m. today at Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery, 11501 Garrison Forest Road in Owings Mills.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years, the former Genova Suber; four sons, Curtis C. Bomar Jr. of Edgewood, Melvin C. Bomar of Rosedale and Robert L. and Theodore C. Bomar, both of Baltimore; two daughters, Sandra Bomar-Moody and Wanda M. Bomar-Johnson, both of Baltimore; two brothers, Lawrence Bomar Jr. of New York City and Fred Bomar of Spartanburg; three sisters, Hattie B. Osby of New York City, Fannie Davis of Spartanburg and Josephine Bomar of Columbia, S.C.; 14 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Florence M. Fold, a homemaker, died of heart failure Sunday at North Arundel Hospital. The longtime Ferndale resident was 82.

During the 1950s and 1960s, she had worked for Stewart & Coand Hutzler Brothers in their downtown stores on Howard Street.

Born and reared in South Baltimore, she attended schools there.

In 1928, she married George F. Fold Sr., an employee of the Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. They made their home in Lakeland, near Westport, before moving to Ferndale in 1942.

She was a member of Ferndale United Methodist Church and the Burwood Senior Citizens Club.

Services were planned for 11 a.m. today at Singleton Funeral Chapel, 1 Second Ave. S.W., Glen Burnie. Interment will be in Loudon Park Cemetery.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Fold is survived by a son, Frank Braun of St. Clair Shores, Mich.; a brother, Paul Braun of Baltimore; a sister, Lettie Smith of Glen Burnie; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ferndale United Methodist Church, c/o Memorial Fund, 117 Ferndale Road, Glen Burnie 21061.

Grace G. McHenry

Public health nurse

Grace Gilligan McHenry, a former public health nurse who was active in church groups, died Monday of heart disease at her home in Towson.

She was 90 and had lived in Govans before moving to Towson 15 years ago.

The former Grace Gilligan was a native of Port Jervis, N.Y., and a graduate of St. Mary on the Hudson, a preparatory school. She also graduated from the nursing school at St. Mary's Hospital in Brooklyn, N.Y., where she worked as a public health nurse before moving to Baltimore with her husband in 1935.

For many years, she was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Roman Catholic Church in Govans, where she joined the Sodality and the Ladies of Charity and helped to start a Catholic Youth Organization program.

More recently, she was a member of the Roman Catholic Church of the Nativity in Timonium and its Friendship Club.

Her husband, Frank C. McHenry, who headed the Baltimore office of the Veterans Administration, died in 1975.

A Mass of Christian burial was to be offered at 10 a.m. today at the Church of the Nativity, 1800 Vista Lane.

She is survived by a son, William F. McHenry of Baltimore; a daughter, Mary M. Quinn of Towson; and eight grandchildren.

Edna M. Mundell

Brooklyn, N.Y., native

Edna Mathilde Mundell, who moved from Brooklyn, N.Y., to Arnold eight years ago, died Monday of complications from pneumonia at the Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis.

The former Edna Mathilde Fossum, who was 70, was a native of Brooklyn who had also lived in Malverne on Long Island.

She was fond of needlework, baking and reading.

Her husband, Edmund Mundell, a retired bank accountant, died Oct. 19.

Services were set for 1 p.m. today at the Barranco & Sons Funeral Home, Ritchie Highway and Robinson Road in Severna Park.

She is survived by a son, Lawrence Mundell of Edgewater; a daughter, Lynne Murphy of Arnold; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandson.

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