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October 14, 2004
On October 11, 2004, FLORENCE E. JACKSON. Friends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME EAST, INC., 1101 East North Avenue on Friday, after 8:30 A.M. Family will receive friends at Ark Baptist Church, 1263 North Avenue, on Saturday, 10 A.M., followed by Funeral Services at 10:30 A.M. See www.marchfh.com AUGUST KOERBER died at age 93 on October 7, 2004 in Virginia Beach. The son of the late Rev. Jacob and Alma Abraham Koerber, he was born in Preston, MD on July 4, 1911. He graduated from Concordia College in Bronxville, NY and Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, MO. He was ordained and helped establish Calvary Lutheran Church in Silver Spring, MD. While there, he also served as Pastor for Lutheran wounded servicemen at Walter Reed Army Hospital and Bethesda Naval Hospital.
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October 14, 2004
On October 11, 2004, FLORENCE E. JACKSON. Friends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME EAST, INC., 1101 East North Avenue on Friday, after 8:30 A.M. Family will receive friends at Ark Baptist Church, 1263 North Avenue, on Saturday, 10 A.M., followed by Funeral Services at 10:30 A.M. See www.marchfh.com AUGUST KOERBER died at age 93 on October 7, 2004 in Virginia Beach. The son of the late Rev. Jacob and Alma Abraham Koerber, he was born in Preston, MD on July 4, 1911. He graduated from Concordia College in Bronxville, NY and Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, MO. He was ordained and helped establish Calvary Lutheran Church in Silver Spring, MD. While there, he also served as Pastor for Lutheran wounded servicemen at Walter Reed Army Hospital and Bethesda Naval Hospital.
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February 18, 2004
Jan Miner, 86, a New York stage actress who gained fame as Madge, the manicurist in Palmolive television ads, died Sunday in Bethel, Conn. From the 1940s to the 1980s, Ms. Miner appeared on and off Broadway. She also appeared in radio programs, including a leading role in Boston Blackie - a series in the late 1940s. She won her most widespread attention in Palmolive commercials, praising the gentleness of its dish detergent to a customer surprised to find her hands soaking in it. She played the character for 27 years.
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October 10, 2004
On September 27, 2004 SALLIE M. A memorial service on October 11, 2004 6 p.m. at Shiloh A.M.E. Church, 2601 Lyndhurst Avenue, Baltimore, 21216. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Shiloh A.M.E. Church.W. KLUNK, passed away at the Carroll Hospital Center. Beloved husband of the late Frances M. Klunk (nee Sapp) and the late D. Phyllis Klunk (nee Russell). Loving father of Jacqueline P. Kennedy of Sykesville, Joyce A. Dixon of Hampstead, M. Russell Klunk of Finksburg, stepchildren John F. Schmidt of Westminster, D. Bruce Schmidt of Finksburg and Judith D. Creamer of Brandon, Fl. He was the son of the late William A. Klunk and Margaret E. Klunk.
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July 12, 1991
Services for the Rev. John W. Bremer, a pastor emeritus of the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, will be held at 7 p.m. today at the church, 4211 Vermont Ave.Mr. Bremer, who was 51 and whose home was on Osborne Avenue in Catonsville, died Wednesday at the Summit Nursing Home there. He had been in a coma since being injured in a May 1, 1979, automobile accident.He was pastor of the Baltimore church from 1977 until the accident, after serving Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod congregations in Greensboro, N.C., Lynchburg, Va., and Orchard Farm, Mo.He was interested in music and other aspects of worship, and in community organizations opposing drug use and child abuse.
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October 10, 2004
On September 27, 2004 SALLIE M. A memorial service on October 11, 2004 6 p.m. at Shiloh A.M.E. Church, 2601 Lyndhurst Avenue, Baltimore, 21216. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Shiloh A.M.E. Church.W. KLUNK, passed away at the Carroll Hospital Center. Beloved husband of the late Frances M. Klunk (nee Sapp) and the late D. Phyllis Klunk (nee Russell). Loving father of Jacqueline P. Kennedy of Sykesville, Joyce A. Dixon of Hampstead, M. Russell Klunk of Finksburg, stepchildren John F. Schmidt of Westminster, D. Bruce Schmidt of Finksburg and Judith D. Creamer of Brandon, Fl. He was the son of the late William A. Klunk and Margaret E. Klunk.
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November 19, 1994
Carl Paul KlitzkeCryptologist, linguistCarl Paul Klitzke, a retired cryptologist and linguist, a longtime employee of the National Security Agency, died Nov. 10 at his Glenwood home of complications from cancer. He was 87.He began his career in 1942 as a civilian employee with the Army Signal Corps, one of NSA's predecessors, and had wartime assignments in England and Germany. He retired from the agency at Fort Meade in 1972.Born in Chicago, Mr. Klitzke was a graduate of the Lutheran Concordia Seminary and received his doctorate in philosophy and linguistics from the University of Chicago in 1937.
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September 16, 1992
St. Mary's turns 230 years oldSt. Mary's United Church of Christ will celebrate its 230th year Sunday with a special morning service and an afternoon dedication ceremony for its new addition.Worship will be at 10 a.m. with special music from the combined choirs. The 3 p.m. service will commemorate the planning and dedication of the congregation, which has spent seven years making the new addition a reality.The church, which is handicapped accessible, is at 1441 E. Mayberry Road. Information: 346-7977.
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By JACQUES KELLY | January 13, 2009
The Rev. Joseph Robert Cunningham Jr., a retired Missouri Synod Lutheran pastor, died of cancer Jan. 5 at his Springfield, Ill., home. The former Northwood resident was 69. Born in Baltimore and raised on Oliver Street and on Woodbourne Avenue, he was a 1956 City College graduate who earned degrees at Concordia Junior College and Concordia Senior College in Fort Wayne, Ind., and at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis. He was ordained a minister at Immanuel Lutheran Church on Loch Raven Boulevard in 1965 and was a missionary who founded congregations throughout the Southeast and Midwest.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | September 21, 2009
The Rev. Arnold Lorenz "Lory" Grumm, former pastor of Nazareth Lutheran Church in Highlandtown and a Fort McHenry volunteer, died from respiratory failure Sept. 11 at the Glen Meadows Retirement Community in Glen Arm. He was 85. Mr. Grumm, the son of a Lutheran minister and a homemaker, was born in Garrison, N.D., and was raised there and in Fargo, N.D. After graduating from Fargo High School, he earned a bachelor's degree in 1945 from Concordia College in St. Paul, Minn. He earned his divinity degree from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, and was ordained a Lutheran minister in 1947.
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February 18, 2004
Jan Miner, 86, a New York stage actress who gained fame as Madge, the manicurist in Palmolive television ads, died Sunday in Bethel, Conn. From the 1940s to the 1980s, Ms. Miner appeared on and off Broadway. She also appeared in radio programs, including a leading role in Boston Blackie - a series in the late 1940s. She won her most widespread attention in Palmolive commercials, praising the gentleness of its dish detergent to a customer surprised to find her hands soaking in it. She played the character for 27 years.
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July 12, 1991
Services for the Rev. John W. Bremer, a pastor emeritus of the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, will be held at 7 p.m. today at the church, 4211 Vermont Ave.Mr. Bremer, who was 51 and whose home was on Osborne Avenue in Catonsville, died Wednesday at the Summit Nursing Home there. He had been in a coma since being injured in a May 1, 1979, automobile accident.He was pastor of the Baltimore church from 1977 until the accident, after serving Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod congregations in Greensboro, N.C., Lynchburg, Va., and Orchard Farm, Mo.He was interested in music and other aspects of worship, and in community organizations opposing drug use and child abuse.
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August 15, 2003
The Rev. Earl W. Schmiesing, a Lutheran pastor who served parishes across the Midwest before making his way to Maryland, died of cancer Saturday at Heritage Harbor Health & Rehabilitation Center in Annapolis. He was 83. Mr. Schmiesing became pastor of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Parkton in 1985. He retired in 1994 after overseeing the construction of a church building and presiding over sharp growth in the congregation. Born in Lucan, Minn., he graduated from Concordia College in St. Paul, Minn.
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September 15, 1990
A memorial service for the Rev. Walter G. Malinsky, retired pastor of Emmanuel Lutheran Church, will be held at 4 p.m. tomorrow at the church, 929 Ingleside Ave., Catonsville.Pastor Malinsky, died Thursday of pneumonia at the Homewood Hospital Center South. He was 66 and lived on East University Parkway.He was Emmanuel's pastor for 16 years. After his retirement in 1986, he served the congregation on a part-time basis, often visiting the sick.From 1965 to 1970, he was employed in Washington as assistant director of the Armed Forces Commission of the Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod.
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