December 11, 2005
On Friday, November 25, 2005 BARBARA ANN DIGGS; devoted mother of Kevin Thomas Irvin. She is also survived by her brother, Melvin Diggs and her sister Beverly Diggs and a host of other relatives and friends. Services will be held at St. Benedict's Catholic Church in Baltimore on Sunday, December 11, 2005 at 2 PM.
August 19, 2007
Lisabeth S. Miller, daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Mark J. Miller of Clifton, New Jersey, and Peter E. Auchincloss, son of Barbara J. Auchincloss of Baltimore, Maryland were married on July 16, 2007 at 5:00 o'clock p.m. at Dickey Memorial Presbyterian Church in Baltimore, Maryland. The wedding ceremony was followed by a reception at The Johns Hopkins Club. After a honeymoon in Key West the couple will reside in Baltimore.
June 14, 2005
The Rev. Joseph M. Brown Sr., founder and pastor of Manna Bible Baptist Church in Baltimore's Pimlico neighborhood, died of cancer Thursday at Sinai Hospital. The Northwest Baltimore resident was 81. Mr. Brown was born and raised in Philadelphia. During World War II, he served in the Army with the military police in Europe, attaining the rank of sergeant. After the war, he returned to Philadelphia and worked for the post office for a decade while studying theology at Manna Bible Institute.
December 31, 2003
On Saturday, December 27, 2003, JUNE STEVENS, 80. Born in Baltimore, she moved to FL 16 years ago from Baltimore County. A homemaker, she was a member of Christ Methodist Church in Baltimore County. Her family includes her husband of 62 years, Richard E.J. Stevens; children, Richard S. Stevens and Sharon Louise Latner; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two nieces; and two nephews. Services will be at a later date at Christ Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
May 2, 2004
HERENIA M. WALDHAUSER, 94, of Baltimore, MD, died on Friday, April 30, 2004. Loving aunt to Anna May Ellinger and Josephine Mc Neal. A memorial mass will be held at Shrine of the Little Flower Catholic Church in Baltimore, MD on Saturday, May 8, 2004 at 11 AM. Arrangements provided by Fellows, Helfenbein and Newman Funeral Home, P.A. Chester, MD. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Queen Anne's County, Inc. 300 Del Rhodes...
April 21, 2006
Although urban legends abound in cities throughout the South, perhaps none have been more enduring than the tales of the existence of a slave escape tunnel beneath the Orchard Street Church in Baltimore's Seton Hill neighborhood. Despite the lack of authentic historical documentation to substantiate the claims, the location continues to be regarded by many as a 19th-century stop on the Underground Railroad. Much of the surviving oral history is filled with the buzz words that historians dread, such as "it is alleged," "oral tradition contends" and "what is believed to be."