On December 6, 2004, IRVIN SPRINGER; beloved husband of Elizabeth Bettye Springer (nee Gottlieb) and the late Beatrice Springer (nee Portnoi); beloved father of Larry Springer, of Berkeley Springs, WV and the late Rona Hankin; devoted father-in-law of Patricia Springer and the late Edwin Hankin; devoted step-father of David (Rita) Hammerman and Adele Hammerman, both of Baltimore; devoted brother of the late William Springer. Also survived by nineteen grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mt. Wilson Lane, on Friday, December 10, at 2 P.M. Interment Beth Isaac Adath Israel Congregation Cemetery, German Hill and N. Point Roads. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be directed to Foundation Fighting Blindness, 11435 Cronhill Drive, Owings Mills, MD (21117). Family at home at 9207 Harvest Rush Road, Owings Mills, MD (21117), Friday and Sunday afternoon and in mourning at 8802 Falcon Ridge Drive, Randallstown, MD (21133) Sunday and Monday.