Raymond A. DivverRetired glazierRaymond A. Divver, a...

April 27, 1994

Raymond A. Divver

Retired glazier

Raymond A. Divver, a retired glazier who owned a business in Gambrills, died Saturday at a hospital in Charleston, S.C., after he suffered a heart attack while returning from a trip to Florida. He was 67 and lived in Edgewater.

He retired in 1989 after operating his business for 20 years. Earlier, he worked for the Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co. and for contractors.

The Washington native graduated from Gonzaga High School there. He served in the Navy in the Atlantic during World War II and lived in Prince George's County before moving to Edgewater 30 years ago.

His first wife, Naomi Divver, died in 1989.

A Mass of Christian burial was to be offered at 9:45 a.m. today at Holy Family Roman Catholic Church, Davidsonville.

He is survived by his wife, the former Jessie Jane Mitchell; three sons, Raymond J. Divver of Lakeland, Fla., Patrick Emory Divver of Tampa, Fla., and Dennis Michael Divver of Hereford, Ariz.; a daughter, Linda Ann Sevier of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; three stepdaughters, Sharon Lee Whalen of Annapolis, Starla Kay Adams of College Park and Bonnie E. Bresnahan of Millersville; a stepson, William A. Mitchell Jr. of Odenton; two brothers, Joseph Divver of Silver Spring and Bernie Divver of Bladensburg; two sisters, Margaret Scott of Fort Myers, Fla., and Rita Wells of Brentwood; 27 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Dorothy M. Baldwin

Millersville resident

Dorothy Meade Baldwin, who lived on Church View Farm in Millersville for many years, died Saturday at the Meridian Nursing Center-Severna Park after an aneurysm. She was 81.

She was a soprano in the choir at Our Lady of the Fields Roman Catholic Church, where she was a member of the Carroll Club and the Altar Society.

She also had been a member of the auxiliaries of North Arundel Hospital and the Gambrills Athletic Club.

She was born Dorothy Meade in Baltimore and graduated from the Institute of Notre Dame.

Her husband, William E. Baldwin Jr., who operated a farm and the Reliable Contracting Co., died in February 1993.

A Mass of Christian burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. today at Our Lady of the Fields, 1069 Cecil Ave., Millersville.

She is survived by three sons, William E. Baldwin III, John T. Baldwin and C. Meade Baldwin, all of Millersville; two daughters, Mary B. Wyatt of Millersville and Dorothy E. Goodson of Chester; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Christopher Schaefer


Christopher D. Schaefer, who recently started a window-washing business, died Saturday at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center of injuries he suffered Thursday in an automobile accident on U.S. 50 on Kent Island. He was 21 and lived in Reisterstown.

He started No Streaks Window Washing about two months ago. Earlier, he was a heating, ventilating and air conditioning technician.

Born in Baltimore, he was a 1991 graduate of Franklin High School in Reisterstown.

Services were planned for 10 a.m. today at Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, 11605 Reisterstown Road, Owings Mills.

He is survived by his parents, Earl E. and Dixie Walker Schaefer; and a sister, Kimberly Renee Schaefer, all of Reisterstown; and his grandparents, Richard and Grace Walker of Palm Coast, Fla., and Frances Schaefer of Avon Park, Fla.

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