October 27, 2006
Classical concert -- The Performing Arts Association of Linthicum will present Jason Stearns in concert at 8 p.m. tomorrow at the Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park. Pianist Eileen Cornett will also be featured in this performance of Broadway melodies. Tickets are $20 for general admission and $15 for PAAL members. 410-859-3308.
March 5, 2006
Jessica Nichol Cornett, daughter of Mark and Becky Hicks of Pasadena, Maryland and John Matthew Hackmann, son of Jay and the late Linda Hackmann of Pasadena, Maryland, were married on Saturday, January 14, 2006. The wedding took place at Jenkins Memorial Church in Pasadena with Rev. Robert Douglas officiating. A reception followed at Martin's West in Baltimore. Given in marriage by her mother, the Bride was attended by Allyssa Cornett as Maid of Honor and Angela Caputo as her Bridesmaid.
October 27, 2004
On Saturday, October 23, 2004, FRENCH WINGATE CORNETT, SR., age 86, of Independence, VA. Born May 24, 1918 at Independence, VA to the late Heath and Eliza Wingate Cornett. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Irene Showers Cornett, son David Cornett, brother Olen Cornett, half-brother Claude Cornett, three half-sisters Jeanetta Jones, Lula Dewitt and Mae Bishop. He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean Campaign. He was also a retired employee of Bethlehem Steel, where he worked for many years.
May 31, 2004
On Friday May 28, 2004, MARK DANIEL BAUER, survived by son Philip G. and Cookie (nee Cornett) Bauer of York; brother of Brian M. of York; maternal grandmother of Ruth Bauer of Baltimore, aunts and uncles; Junior and Betty Cornett of Westminster, Carol Weise, John, Larry, Billy Cornett, all of Baltimore. He was born February 12, 1986 in Salisbury. Graduated of Manito Academy and had worked for UPS. He was a weight lifter, sports enthusiast and loved the outdoors. Funeral 7 P.M. Wednesday at Heffner Funeral Chapel & Crematory Inc., 1551 Kenneth Road, York, PA. Viewing will be from 5 to 7 P.M. Wednesday.
March 2, 2004
A high-performance racing boat that went airborne and flipped over last weekend on the Chesapeake Bay, killing at least one of its two occupants, was being tested at high speeds at the time of the accident, authorities said yesterday. Police said yesterday that Edwin J. Mosmiller Jr., 52, a Baltimore-based powerboat manufacturer who lived in Pasadena, was killed in the accident. His body was found strapped by a safety harness to a seat in the overturned 40-foot catamaran. Maryland Natural Resources Police ended their search at nightfall yesterday for Roger B. Madden, 42, of Pasadena, who has been missing since the accident Sunday afternoon about three miles east of Gibson Island.
December 24, 2002
R. Orin Cornett, an educator honored as the inventor of cued speech and former vice president at Gallaudet University, died of heart failure Dec. 17 at his Laurel home. He was 89. An Oklahoma native, he held a doctorate in physics and applied mathematics from the University of Texas, and taught at Oklahoma Baptist, Penn State and Harvard universities. In 1959, he became director of the Division of Higher Education at the U.S. Office of Education, and while reviewing Gallaudet's funding was appalled to learn that most deaf people had sublevel reading skills.