April 24, 1993
Myrtle L. FaithfulHelped found sororityMyrtle Lavenia Faithful, who in 1920 helped found the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority at Howard University, died Wednesday of pneumonia at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.She was 91 and had lived at the TABCO Towers Apartments in Towson since 1976.She and a sister, the late Viola Tyler Goings, were among the five women who started the service and social sorority as a sister organization to the Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity. She was the second national president of the sorority, which has since grown to include at least 550 graduate and college chapters and 75,000 members.
July 23, 1995
Charles SpigelmirePharmacistCharles E. Spigelmire Sr., a pharmacist who had been active in local professional organizations, died July 15 at DeatonSpecialty Hospital and Home of complications after surgery. He was 89 and lived in Charlestown Retirement Community in Catonsville.Mr. Spigelmire worked part time at MacGillivray's Pharmacy at Charles and Read streets in Baltimore, where he had been a member of the staff since about 1970 when the pharmacy bought B. T. Smith & Co. He had been a partner since 1942 in Smith's, which was in the 1100 block of N. Charles St.He was treasurer of the Baltimore Metropolitan Pharmaceutical Association from 1953 until 1985, was active for many years on committees of the Maryland Pharmacists Association and was president of the Baltimore Veteran Druggists.
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.
January 8, 2009
On December 15, 2008, JOSEPH C. THOMPSON, JR., born October 4, 1962 in Washington, DC, son of the late Parris and Geraldine Thompson. Services were held on December 22, 2008 at Christ Deliverance Church in Baltimore, MD.
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.
August 26, 1995
Mary Angela TarmonPainter, quilterMary Angela Tarmon, a painter, quilter and rug maker, died Tuesday of complications of Parkinson's disease at St. Elizabeth's Home for Nursing. She was 73 and lived in Catonsville.Mrs. Tarmon painted in oils, acrylics and watercolors. She designed and made quilts, winning prizes at the Maryland State Fair.She also hooked rugs, including one that showed a circle of children among Christmas decorations that was featured in a national rug makers' magazine.She was a member of the Village Quilters, the American Quilting Society, the Mason-Dixon Chapter of the Association of Traditional Hooking Artists and the Chesapeake Chapter of the National Guild of Pearl K. McGown Hookcrafters.