Evelyn Eloise Sisco, 72, federal employeeEvelyn Eloise...

March 12, 1998

Evelyn Eloise Sisco, 72, federal employee

Evelyn Eloise Sisco, a retired federal worker, died of cancer March 5 at North Charles Rehabilitation Center. The West Baltimore resident was 72.

A Baltimore native, the former Evelyn Eloise Johnson graduated from Douglass High School in 1943 and that year joined the Social Security Administration downtown as a data processor.

She left SSA in 1948 and, in 1950, joined the Veterans Administration as a secretary and later a counselor in its day treatment center downtown. She retired in 1984.

She enjoyed bowling and was a longtime member of Bethel A.M.E. Church on Druid Hill Avenue.

Services are scheduled for 11 a.m. today at Marshall W. Jones Jr. Funeral Home, 4101 Edmondson Ave.

Ms. Sisco, who was divorced, is survived by a son, Wilbert Leon Sisco Jr. of Newport News, Va.; a daughter, Karen Corbin of Riverdale; four sisters, Louise J. Bankins, Carolyn J. Holmes, Dorothy J. Williams, and Eva Bernyce Johnson, all of Baltimore; and a granddaughter.

Bernard J. Sweeney, a retired Army counterintelligence expert, died of pneumonia Feb. 10 at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. The Homeland resident was 88.

He joined the Army in 1942, retired in 1957 and taught at the Army Intelligence School at Fort Holabird from 1949 until 1972.

He served on the board of the National Counter Intelligence Corps Association and founded its Maryland chapter.

He was a longtime volunteer at Keswick Mult-Care Center and, at the time of his death, was treasurer of the national and local organizations of the Military Order of the Loyal Legion (descendants of Union officers in the Civil War).

The native of Old Westbury, N.Y., earned a bachelor's degree from Fordham University in 1931.

He was a communicant of St. Mary of the Assumption Roman Catholic Church, where a Mass of Christian burial was offered Feb. 14.

He is survived by his wife of 56 years, the former Catherine McGonigle; a daughter, Sheila Sweeney Peter of Baltimore; and a grandson, Thomas G. Peter of Baltimore.

Donald J. MacGregor, 85, Bendix Corp. employee

Donald J. MacGregor, a long time Bendix Corp. employee, died of heart failure March 4 at home in Towson. He was 85.

The native of South Bend, Ind., joined the Bendix Aviation division in 1942, working various positions at offices in Indiana. He transferred to Hamilton, Ohio, in 1951 and, in 1961, to Towson, where he served as administrative assistant to the executive vice president. He retired in 1975.

During retirement, he spent time in Punta Gorda Isles, Fla., and enjoyed golf and bridge.

Services were held Saturday.

He is survived by his wife, the former Helen Hunt, whom he married in 1935; a son, Donald J. MacGregor Jr. of Glen Arm; a sister, Jean Shuey of Tampa, Fla.; and two grandchildren.

David Milton Alexander Jr., a postal worker and active churchman, died of heart failure Mondayat Howard County General Hospital. The Columbia resident was 59.

Mr. Alexander began his career with the U.S. Postal Service in 1961 and retired as a service manager in 1994.

The native of Wise, N.C., came to Baltimore with his family as a child and graduated from Douglass High School in 1957. He attended Morgan State College and the University of Maryland.

Mr. Alexander sang in the gospel and male choruses at St. John's Baptist Church in Columbia.

Services are scheduled for 11 a.m. today at First Baptist Church of Guilford, 7504 Oakland Mills Road, Columbia.

He is survived by his wife, the former Carollyn Stockett, whom he married in 1977; two sons, David Albert Alexander of Ellicott City and Grant Stockett Alexander of Columbia; his mother, Sallie Alexander of Pikesville; and a sister, Betty Moore of Baltimore.

Hazel Mae Carter, 62, homemaker, churchwoman

Hazel Mae Carter, an East Baltimore homemaker and churchwoman, died of heart failure Friday at Harford Gardens Nursing Home, where she had lived since December. She was 62.

A native of Norfolk, Va., the former Hazel Mae Mitchell came to Baltimore as a child and graduated from Dunbar High School in the early 1950s.

In 1955, she married John E. Carter, who died in 1991.

Mrs. Carter was a longtime member of Fulton Baptist Church, 1630 W. North Ave., where services were held yesterday.

She is survived by three daughters, Gail Tucker, Denise Wilson and Michelle Clay; her mother, Hattie Mitchell; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. All are of Baltimore.

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Pub Date: 3/12/98

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