Carl S. Weinberger

Age 77: Longtime mechanical engineer was an avid fan of the Colts.

July 02, 2008|By Frederick N. Rasmussen

Carl S. Weinberger, a retired mechanical engineer, died of heart failure Saturday at his Timonium home. He was 77.

Mr. Weinberger was born in Baltimore and raised in Hamilton. He was a 1948 graduate of Polytechnic Institute and earned a degree in mechanical engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology in 1951.

He worked at the old Glenn L. Martin Co. plant in Middle River before enlisting in the Army in 1953. He served at Fort Knox, Ky., and in 1955 was discharged with the rank of sergeant.

Mr. Weinberger returned to work at the Martin Co., remaining until 1960, when he joined the Koppers Co.

From 1972 to 1973, he was an engineer at the Beta Shoe Co. in Belcamp. He later worked at a trash-recycling plant operated by Signal Fresco Inc. in South Baltimore from 1973 to 1976.

He ended his career in 1998, when he retired from the Maryland Public Service Commission.

The 50-year Timonium resident, who was an avid Colts fan, enjoyed bowling and vacationing in Ocean City.

He was a communicant of St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Towson.

Graveside services will be held at 9:30 a.m. today at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens, 200 E. Padonia Road, Timonium.

Surviving are his wife of 32 years, the former Marilyn Bonner; three sons, Carl A. Weinberger of Ellicott City, Dane A. Weinberger of Huntsville, Ala., and Neil A. Weinberger of Cockeysville; two stepsons, Thomas G. Wilkes of Salisbury and Charles W. Wilkes of Towson; a stepdaughter, Susan W. Caudill of Timonium; a brother, Alan Weinberger of Reston, Va.; a sister, Bernice Gentile of Bel Air; and eight grandchildren. His first wife, the former Patricia A. Miller, and another son, Scott A. Weinberger, died in 1968.

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