Helena C. NewcombHospital workerHelena Cook Newcomb, a...

November 26, 1994

Helena C. Newcomb

Hospital worker

Helena Cook Newcomb, a retired hospital worker, died Monday of a liver illness at the Bay Meadow Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center in Glen Burnie. She was 79.

The Pasadena native, who attended Anne Arundel County schools, retired in 1986 after 20 years at Maryland General Hospital.

Services were to be held at 10 a.m. today at the Stallings Funeral Home, 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena.

She is survived by her husband, Leroy Newcomb, whom she married in 1941; two daughters, Ellen Heath and Christine Merritt, both of Pasadena; and five grandchildren.

Wilhelmina Dunlop


Wilhelmina Marie Wagner Dunlop, a homemaker and volunteer, died Nov. 16 of pneumonia at the health care center of Asbury Methodist Village in Gaithersburg. She was 94.

Known as Willie, the former Baltimorean had been a director of the Baltimore Opera Guild and Omega House and a volunteer at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The Chicago native was a member of Second Presbyterian Church and the Woman's Club of Roland Park.

In 1979, she retired to Asbury Methodist Village and joined the Gaithersburg Presbyterian Church.

In 1922, she earned a bachelor's degree from Vassar College and then studied at the Peabody Institute. That year, she married James S. Dunlop, who died in 1959.

A memorial service was to be held at 11 a.m. today at the Gaithersburg Presbyterian Church, 610 S. Frederick Ave.

She is survived by two sons, Richard Dunlop of Towson and Stuart Dunlop of Gaithersburg; eight grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be made to the Asbury Methodist Village Health Care Center, 201 Russell Ave., Gaithersburg 20877.

F. B. Longenecker

Garment worker

Florence Burkey Longenecker, a retired garment worker in Ephrata, Pa., died Monday of leukemia at Maple Farm Nursing Center in Akron, Pa. She was 80.

Services were to be held at 11 a.m. today at the Stradling Funeral Home in Ephrata.

Survivors include a son, John M. Longenecker Jr. of Ephrata; three daughters, Judith M. Taylor-Orlinsky of Baltimore, Patricia Reichardt of San Francisco and Nancy D. Shepherd of Ada, Ohio; 15 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Memorial donations may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 224 Manor Ave., Millersville, Pa. 17551.

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