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February 18, 2007
On February 14, 2007, AUGUSTUS CHASE, beloved husband of Bernice J. Chase. On Monday, friends may call VAUGHN C. GREENE FUNERAL SERVICES, 5151 Balto. Nat'l Pike, from 4:00-8:00 p.m. On Tuesday, Mr. Chase will lie in state at St. Johns Catholic Church, 10431 Twin Rivers Road, where the family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. with services to follow. Inquiries to 410-233-2400.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | July 30, 2010
Elias Augustus "Tink" Dorsey, a seasoned city administrator whose career spanned from educator to serving as deputy commissioner of the Housing Authority of the City of Baltimore, died Monday of pancreatic cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The longtime Woodlawn resident was 69. Dr. Dorsey, the son of a contractor and a homemaker, was born in Baltimore and raised in the city's Pimlico neighborhood. The origin of Dr. Dorsey's nickname of "Tink" or "Tinker," which he had picked up in his childhood and remained with him for the rest of his life, derived from a keen interest in tinkering with and fixing all variety of gadgets, said Daniel P. Henson III, the former city housing commissioner, who became friends with him when both were students at what is now Morgan State University.
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NEWS
January 28, 2006
On January 23, 2006, AUGUSTUS D. Friends may call at MARCH FUNERAL HOME EAST, 1101 E. North Avenue on Sunday after 10:00 A.M. where the family will receive friends on Monday at 1:30 P.M. Funeral Services will follow at 2:00
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | April 6, 2010
Augustus "Gus" Panos, who worked for the Chesapeake & Potomac Telephone Co. for more than four decades and was an avid outdoorsman, died March 30 of leukemia at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air. He was 83. Mr. Panos was born and raised in Bel Air and lived above the Kandy Kitchen, his family's Main Street restaurant, which later became Panos Bar & Grill. "Gus came from a wonderful Greek family who ran the Kandy Kitchen, which originally made candy," said Todd Holden, a Harford County photographer and former longtime Aegis reporter.
NEWS
October 26, 2006
On October 19, 2006, ERIC D. Survived by loving wife, Denise V., three daughters, Minyone S. and Janelle A. Augustus and Arieka D. Jones, brothers, Nathaniel E. Augustus-El Jr., and Guessner Sr., sisters, Gladys B., Venus M., and a host of other family and friends. Friends may call the WYLIE FUNERAL HOME P.A. of BALTIMORE COUNTY, 9200 Liberty Road on Thursday from 6 to 8 P.M. Services Friday, Greater Remnants Church of God In Christ, 5015 Gwynn Oak Avenue, 10:00 A.M., Wake. 10:30 A.M., Funeral.
NEWS
June 11, 2006
On June 6, 2006 MR. ERVIN AUGUSTUS ELLIS. On Today, friends may call at Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Services, 4905 York Road where the family will receive friends from 3:00-8:00 p.m. On Monday, services will be held at New Shiloh Baptist Church, 2100 N. Monroe Street, where the family will receive friends from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. with services to follow. Inquiries to 410-433-7500.
NEWS
February 20, 2008
On Saturday, February 16, 2008: GRAFTON AUGUSTUS MATTHEWS; beloved husband of Bessie Matthews. On Thursday, friends may call Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Services, 4905 York Road where the family will receive friends from 4:00-8:00 P.M. On Friday, services will be held at Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Chapel, 4905 York Road where the family will receive friends 11:00-11:30 A.M. with services to follow. Inquiries to (410)433-7500
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February 4, 2004
On Monday, February 2, 2004, DAVID AUGUSTUS THOMAS, of Lake Ridge, Va. To cherish his memory he leaves behind his wife, Susan M. Thomas, two children, three grandchildren, a great-granddaughter and a sister. Mr. Thomas was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War and a longtime employee of the Social Security Administration in Baltimore. A Memorial Service will be held at Heritage Baptist Church in Mogadore, Ohio, at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University Hospital, 3800 Reservoir Rd, Washington DC 20007, or the American Cancer Society.
NEWS
June 2, 2009
On May 28, 2009 ROBERTA ROSS beloved daughter of the late Robert and Fannie Smallwood; mother of the late Shelley Sutton; she is survived by grandson Ryan Sutton; sisters Claire Dorsey, Jeanette Colona and Nellie Taft; brothers Augustus (Gus) and Ishmail (Melvin); in-laws Hubert Dorsey, Pauline and Elaine Smallwood and Eunice Thomas and a host of family and friends. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, June 2 at the Howell Funeral Home, 4600 Liberty Heights Avenue from 3-7 p.m. The wake will be held on Wednesday, June 3 10 a.m. at Emmarts U.M. Church, 7100 Dogwood Road with the funeral service to follow at 11 a.m. Interment Arbutus Memorial Park Cemetery.
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May 25, 2008
On May 19, 2008, REGINA M. HOFFMAN, (nee Wurtzer), age 99. Loving wife of the late Clarence M. Hoffman; loving mother of Mary June Welch, Rosemarie Blackert, James A. Hoffman, Mary Annette Schatz, Michael L. Hoffman, Mary Angela Diehlmann, Thomas C. Hoffman and the late Mary Regina Glascock. Also survived by 26 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildrenand, five great-great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by three grandchildren; brothers, Augustus Wurtzer, Roman Wurtzer, Gerald Wurtzer, Henry Wurtzer and sisters, Clara Popp, Marcella powers, Anna Rogentin and Loretta Miller.
NEWS
February 20, 2008
On Saturday, February 16, 2008: GRAFTON AUGUSTUS MATTHEWS; beloved husband of Bessie Matthews. On Thursday, friends may call Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Services, 4905 York Road where the family will receive friends from 4:00-8:00 P.M. On Friday, services will be held at Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Chapel, 4905 York Road where the family will receive friends 11:00-11:30 A.M. with services to follow. Inquiries to (410)433-7500
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By Jacques Kelly and Jacques Kelly,Sun reporter | December 25, 2007
The Rev. Augustus Hackmann, the retired pastor of Catonsville's Second English Lutheran Church who preached sermons until he was 96, died of congestive heart failure Thursday at the Charlestown Retirement Community. The Catonsville resident was 97. Born in Baltimore and raised in the Curtis Bay section, he was a 1927 City College graduate who earned an education diploma from the old Maryland State Normal School, now Towson University. He taught elementary subjects for six years in the Baltimore public schools system and earned a bachelor's degree at the Johns Hopkins University.
NEWS
September 14, 2007
On September 8, 2007, Mrs. BETTY A. LAND. Loving wife of Augustus Nathaniel Land; Mrs. Land is survived by two daughters, Cheryl Land and Denetra Bost; two sons, David and James Land; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers and two sisters that preceded her in death and a host of other loving relatives and friends. Betty was one of 15 children. She has been living in Maryland since 1962. On today
NEWS
May 27, 2007
As reported May 29, 1932, in The Sun: Drawn by the sparkling weather and the unusually large number of stellar entries, a gallery of 2,500 turned out for the Tenth annual Howard County Horse Show at Doughoregan Manor yesterday. Among the major victories they witnessed was the triumph of Fayeway, entry of Augustus Riggs 3d in competition for the T. Stickton Matthews cup, for horses owned and hunted regularly during the past season by members of the Howard County Hunt. Judging is on the basis of performance and conformation.
NEWS
May 21, 2007
On May 10, 2007 MONTELL AUGUSTUS POULSON, beloved husband of Vicenta Poulson and devoted father of Brenonda Poulson, Monette Poulson, Ching Stoddart, Jose Coceres and Luis Coceres, departed this life following a lengthy illness. He was a well-known jazz bassist for over 50 years in Baltimore, Maryland. Funeral Services will be held at the St. Gabriel Roman Catholic Church, located at 6950 Dogwood Rd in Randallstown, MD 21244, in Baltimore County, on Tuesday, May 22, 2007 at 11 A.M. A Memorial Celebration featuring tributes in words and music will be held at the Morgan Christian Center on the grounds of Morgan State University, located at 4307 Hillen Rd., Baltimore, MD 21239, on Saturday, May 26, 2007 at Noon.
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By Brent Jones and Brent Jones,sun reporter | February 27, 2007
Dismissing a mumbled declaration of innocence from the defendant, a Baltimore Circuit Court judge sentenced a Rosedale man yesterday to 60 years in prison, calling the slaying of a popular basketball coach in Canton in 2005 a "completely senseless act." Alvin Augustus Williams, 26, was convicted by a jury in January of second-degree murder in the killing of Brian O'Neil Jones, a Northrop Grumman Corp. software engineer and junior varsity basketball coach at Cardinal Gibbons High School in Southwest Baltimore.
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