Helen T. Serio, 78, silk-screen makerHelen T. Serio, a...

August 27, 1998

Helen T. Serio, 78, silk-screen maker

Helen T. Serio, a retired silk-screen maker and former Glen Burnie resident, died Aug. 20 of heart failure at St. Francis Hospital in Wilmington, Del. She was 78.

She retired from Anchor Hocking Glass Corp. in 1978, where she had worked as a silk-screen maker for 30 years. She moved to Hockessin, Del., in 1989.

The former Helen T. Graham was born in South Baltimore and graduated from St. Martin parochial school. Her marriages to Melvin Curry Sr. and Charles Serio ended in divorce.

Services are private.

She is survived by two sons, Melvin Curry Jr. of Virginia Beach, Va., and Andrew Curry of Baltimore; two daughters, Brenda Griffey of Odenton and Theresa A. English of Bear, Del.; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Phyllis S. Hardy, 65, registered nurse

Phyllis S. Hardy, a retired registered nurse, died Aug. 20 of liver disease at her Brooklyn Park home. She was 65.

Mrs. Hardy had been a private duty nurse for many years and retired last year.

The former Phyllis Stauffer was born in Pottsville, Pa., and moved to Baltimore, where she graduated from Western High School in 1951 and the Lutheran Hospital School of Nursing in 1955.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at First Lutheran Church of Towson, 40 E. Burke Ave.

She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Raymond Hardy; a son, Mark R. Hardy of Harvard, Mass.; a brother, Edward Stauffer of Texas; and two grandchildren.

Pub Date: 8/27/98

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