Magrogan, Sr., Edward R.

January 17, 2008

EDWARD R. MAGROGAN, SR., 95, died on January 12, 2008 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. Mr. Magrogan was born on May 19, 1912 and spent his entire life in the Baltimore area. He was one of 13 children born to Edward and Theresa (Schauber) Magrogan. He leaves his only son and daughter-in-law, Edward and Nancy Magrogan of Old Saybrook, CT; a brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Betty Magrogan of Ellicott City, MD; a sister, Theresa Jorden of Chicago, IL, and two sisters-in-law, Josephine Magrogan and Marty Magrogan of Baltimore. He also leaves two grandchildren, Timothy Creamer and his wife Peg of League City, TX, and Jeffrey Creamer of Exeter, New Hampshire and two great-grandchildren, Patrick and Jammie Creamer also of TX. Ed was a great lover of cars and boats. he worked as an auto mechanic for over 50 years at Mayfield Garage in Baltimore taking only a short hiatus to build ships during WWII. His pride and joy was his brand new 1932 yellow DeSoto with rumble seat. He could fix anything, medical equipment to home appliances to building engines for hydroplane race boats were all within his abilities. He loved fishing and spent countless hours cruising the Chesapeake on his boat "Compromise" always looking for that big catch. Mr. Magrogan is predeceased by his wife of 64 years Mary (McCart) Magrogan and his daughter Mary Elizabeth Creamer. He is also predeceased by brothers and sisters, Charles, John, James, Robert, William, Joseph, Mary, Lydia, Bonnie and Sister Lucille Francis. Mr. Magrogans family wishes to express their deepest gratitude for the excellent care he received while at Hopkins Bayview, Lakeside for three plus years. Family and friends may call at Bruzdzinski Funeral Home, 1407 Old Eastern Avenue, Essex, Baltimore, MD, on Thursday, January 17, 2008 from 9 to 11 A.M. , followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Lukes Catholic Church in Edgemere, MD, at 12 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hopkins ElderPlus at Bayview Medical Center, 4940 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21224.

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