Rev. H. SchluderbergLutheran ministerThe Rev. Herbert L...

December 19, 1993

Rev. H. Schluderberg

Lutheran minister

The Rev. Herbert L. Schluderberg, a Lutheran minister in Frederick and Baltimore, died Dec. 2 of pneumonia at a retirement community in Hanover, Pa. He was 90.

Mr. Schluderberg had been pastor of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Baltimore for 30 years when he retired in 1970. From 1938 to 1940, he was assistant pastor of Evangelical Lutheran Church of Frederick.

After he retired, he was a pastoral associate at First English Lutheran Church in 1970 and vice pastor of Holy Comforter Lutheran Church in 1976. Both churches are in Baltimore.

He also has been active in the Delaware-Maryland Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, as a conference president and executive board member.

For nearly 30 years, he was a volunteer chaplain at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

A native of Baltimore, he was educated in public schools and at Friends School and was a 1936 graduate of Gettysburg College. He graduated from Gettysburg Theological Seminary in 1938 and earned a master of sacred theology degree there in 1949.

He had been a member of the Howard Park Civic Association and of the Doric Lodge of the Masons for more than 60 years.

A memorial service was set for 3 p.m. today at Evangelical Lutheran Church of Frederick.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, the former Helen Mercer; a daughter, Susan S. Hartenstein of Glen Rock, Pa.; a son, Herbert H. Schluderberg of Winfield, Ill.; and four grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be made to Johns Hopkins Hospital.

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