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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | November 19, 2012
Adam A. Hardie Jr., who founded an employee and veterans' placement service, died Nov. 5 of heart failure at Blake Medical Center in Bradenton, Fla. He was 74. Adam Alexander Hardie Jr. was born and raised in Dearborn, Mich., where he graduated from Dearborn High School. Mr. Hardie was attending the University of Texas at Austin when he took a job in the 1960s with Hilton Hotels Corp. He later moved to Annapolis, where he was director of catering at the Annapolis Hilton Hotel.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | November 19, 2012
Adam A. Hardie Jr., who founded an employee and veterans' placement service, died Nov. 5 of heart failure at Blake Medical Center in Bradenton, Fla. He was 74. Adam Alexander Hardie Jr. was born and raised in Dearborn, Mich., where he graduated from Dearborn High School. Mr. Hardie was attending the University of Texas at Austin when he took a job in the 1960s with Hilton Hotels Corp. He later moved to Annapolis, where he was director of catering at the Annapolis Hilton Hotel.
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June 26, 2005
On Friday June 24, 2005, MARYELIZABETH "Betty" FORD, 78, of Bonita Springs, FL, passed away at her residence. Betty had been a resident of Bonita Springs since 1981, coming from Pepper Pike, OH. Betty received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Seton Hill College in Greensburg, PA. She was a member of St. Leo Catholic Church, Spanish Wells Country Club, a Past President of the Spanish Wells Ladies Golf Association and a former member of the Women's Business...
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June 26, 2005
On Friday June 24, 2005, MARYELIZABETH "Betty" FORD, 78, of Bonita Springs, FL, passed away at her residence. Betty had been a resident of Bonita Springs since 1981, coming from Pepper Pike, OH. Betty received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Seton Hill College in Greensburg, PA. She was a member of St. Leo Catholic Church, Spanish Wells Country Club, a Past President of the Spanish Wells Ladies Golf Association and a former member of the Women's Business...
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May 7, 2001
Lucille B. Tittsworth, 85, formerly of Catonsville Lucille B. Tittsworth, a longtime Catonsville resident, died Thursday at her home in Stuart, Fla. She was 85 and had moved there five years ago. Born in Catonsville, Lucille Hilton was a 1932 graduate of Catonsville High School, where she was honored as Exceptional High School Athlete and held a basketball scoring record for many years. She was a member of the Lioness Club of Catonsville and a Senior Box Office volunteer. She was married to Claude Tittsworth, who died.
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August 7, 2003
WILMER GARNETT CARTER departed this life on Thursday, July 31, 2003, after a short illness in Deerfield Beach, FL. He was born March 12, 1915 in Brokenburg, VA to William Ryland and Olivia Fleming Carter. He is predeceased by his parents, his first wife, Margaret Gibson; and his son James Fleming Carter. "Wil" (Shorty) was a retired sales engineer with Gulf Oil/Chevron. He was very active in the Masonic Lodge in his earlier years and was always active in his church wherever he lived. After moving from PA to FL, he became the coordinator for Meals on Wheels for Bonita Springs, FL. He was active in the First Presbyterian Church of Bonita Springs and loved playing golf, boating and care-taking his neighbors' homes on Johnson Street.
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By Nancy A. Youssef and Nancy A. Youssef,SUN STAFF | June 9, 1999
Two Florida men's apparent efforts to save the lives of 21 retired racing greyhounds went awry after two animals died en route to Philadelphia, leading to the arrest of the men along Interstate 95 in Howard County.Robert C. Reeves, 30, and Franz J. Scheider, 45, of Bonita Springs, Fla., were traveling north on I-95 -- with the dogs in a trailer hitched to their truck -- when they stopped at a Laurel area rest stop about 7: 30 p.m. Monday. Other motorists noticed that the dogs looked stressed from the heat and called the state police.
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March 4, 2005
Robert W. Wentz, former owner of a Pasadena garden center, died of emphysema Sunday at a hospice in Fort Myers, Fla. The Bonita Springs, Fla., resident was 62. Mr. Wentz was born in Baltimore and raised in Ten Hills. He was a 1960 graduate of McDonogh School and attended the University of Maryland, College Park. He had been vice president of Tri-State Vehicle Leasing for a decade before opening Wentz Garden Center and Florist Shop in Pasadena. He closed the business in 1992 and moved to Bonita Springs.
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December 4, 1990
Services for Maurice A. Davis, retired personnel director of the American Totalisator Co., will be held at 7:30 p.m. today at the Bonita Funeral Home in Bonita Springs, Fla.Mr. Davis, who was 69 and had lived in Bonita Springs for about two years, died early yesterday at his home after an illness of a year.He retired about six years ago after 40 years with the Baltimore-based horse-racing and lottery betting-equipment company.Born in New York City, he served in the Army during World War II.Mr.
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March 26, 2005
On Thursday, March 24, 2005, GEORGE LUIZ, 60, of Naples, FL, passed away peacefully. George was born April 23, 1944 in Durban, South Africa. George relocated with his family to the United States in 1987 and lived in Baltimore, Maryland prior to moving to Naples in 2002. He is survived by his wife, Gillian and two children Michelle and Geoffrey. He is also survived by his father and mother, Goncalo and Mary Luiz, and sister Dolores of Port Elizabeth, South Africa. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to American Heart Association, 28441 Bonita Crossings Blvd, Bonita Springs, FL 34135.
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August 7, 2003
WILMER GARNETT CARTER departed this life on Thursday, July 31, 2003, after a short illness in Deerfield Beach, FL. He was born March 12, 1915 in Brokenburg, VA to William Ryland and Olivia Fleming Carter. He is predeceased by his parents, his first wife, Margaret Gibson; and his son James Fleming Carter. "Wil" (Shorty) was a retired sales engineer with Gulf Oil/Chevron. He was very active in the Masonic Lodge in his earlier years and was always active in his church wherever he lived. After moving from PA to FL, he became the coordinator for Meals on Wheels for Bonita Springs, FL. He was active in the First Presbyterian Church of Bonita Springs and loved playing golf, boating and care-taking his neighbors' homes on Johnson Street.
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May 7, 2001
Lucille B. Tittsworth, 85, formerly of Catonsville Lucille B. Tittsworth, a longtime Catonsville resident, died Thursday at her home in Stuart, Fla. She was 85 and had moved there five years ago. Born in Catonsville, Lucille Hilton was a 1932 graduate of Catonsville High School, where she was honored as Exceptional High School Athlete and held a basketball scoring record for many years. She was a member of the Lioness Club of Catonsville and a Senior Box Office volunteer. She was married to Claude Tittsworth, who died.
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By Nancy A. Youssef and Nancy A. Youssef,SUN STAFF | June 9, 1999
Two Florida men's apparent efforts to save the lives of 21 retired racing greyhounds went awry after two animals died en route to Philadelphia, leading to the arrest of the men along Interstate 95 in Howard County.Robert C. Reeves, 30, and Franz J. Scheider, 45, of Bonita Springs, Fla., were traveling north on I-95 -- with the dogs in a trailer hitched to their truck -- when they stopped at a Laurel area rest stop about 7: 30 p.m. Monday. Other motorists noticed that the dogs looked stressed from the heat and called the state police.
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February 20, 2005
On February 16, 2005 MARTIN J. JAMES, age 82, of Shorewood, MN, formerly of Timonium, MD, survived by brother Sean (Catherine) James of Bonita Springs, FL; sisters Kathleen Fitzpatrick of NY, Vera Owens and Peggy Melvin of Ireland and Bernadette Powell of England, 46 nieces and nephews, served in the U.S. Air Force 1950-1954, retired from Lucent Tech. A Memorial Mass was held in Minnesota on Saturday. Memorials preferred to Disabled American Veterans. Services provided by Cremation Society of Minnesota
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April 11, 2006
ANITA A. FINCHAM (nee Selvage), formerly of Baltimore, passed away on April 8, 2006 in Bonita Springs, FL. She would have been 61 on April 14. She is survived by her loving husband, Carson C. Fincham of Bonita Springs, FL; stepson, Carson C.K. Fincham and his wife, Magda, and their children, Adelaine and Carson of Ridgefield, CT; loving sister Rosalie Burns and her husband, Thomas, of Shelbyville, DE; loving brother, William Selvage and his wife, Barbara...
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