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March 25, 1992
Louis L. Gaudry, director of training for the Menz Division of Merry Go Round Enterprises Inc., died Monday at St. Joseph Hospital of kidney failure as a complication of cancer. He was 40 and lived in Bel Air.A Mass of Christian burial for Mr. Gaudry will be offered at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow at St. Thomas More Roman Catholic Church, 6806 McClean Blvd.In 1990, shortly after becoming training director for the division that includes the Dejaiz and Attivo men's clothing stores, he was awarded Merry Go Round's Above and Beyond award for his work.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 1, 2014
Elizabeth C. Bellavance, an educator, social activist, and patron of the academic and arts communities who was also an outspoken advocate for the Eastern Shore's Hispanic community, died July 24 of cancer at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond, Va. She was 77. "Liz was an extraordinary, extraordinary woman. I used to call her the Grand Dame of the Eastern Shore," said Kim Propeack, a lawyer who is the political and communications director for Casa de Maryland.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | October 30, 2012
Nathaniel M. Pigman Jr., a retired statistician and teacher, died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and congestive heart failure Oct. 15 at the Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia. He was 92 and had lived in Columbia and Edgewater. Born in Bremerton, Wash., he moved with his father, who served in the Navy, throughout the Pacific area as a child. He earned a bachelor of arts at the University of Virginia, where he also attended law school and was admitted to the Virginia Bar. Family members said he never practiced.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | March 1, 2014
Walt Fuchs, who taught philosophy at Towson University for more than four decades, died of cancer Feb. 11 in a hospital in Gottingen, Germany. The Towson resident was 71. Born Wolfgang Walter Fuchs in Berlin and raised in Pittsburgh, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in philosophy from Duquesne University and a doctorate at Pennsylvania State University. He was a specialist in phenomenology and existential philosophy. He joined the faculty at Towson University in 1969 and taught until 2013.
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January 9, 2005
Amy Jean Cocklin and Michael Ryan Cox were married on November 6, 2004. The wedding ceremony and reception took place at the Stone Mill Inn in Hallam, PA. The bride was attended by Matron of Honor, Jaimie Miller; Maid of Honor, sister, Becky Cocklin; bridesmaids, Jen Cartagena and Barb Sheeler. The groom was attended by Best Men, Louis Hyman and Paul More; groomsmen, Ryan Ridenour and Dennis Kleppick. The bride is the daughter of Larry and Nancy Cocklin, of Dillsburg, PA. She is an alumna of Northern York County High School and a graduate of Duquesne University.
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June 13, 1995
Walter Landor, 81, founder of the design firm that gave the corporate world logos for Coca-Cola, General Electric, Shell Oil and other industry giants, died Friday in San Francisco. The Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History completed a collection of his designs and packaging last year.Charles K. Cooper, 82, a newspaper publisher who put out his first paper from his basement nearly 50 years ago, died Thursday of a gastric hemorrhage in Greensburg, Pa. He began the Penn-Franklin News in Level Green in 1947, using a $75 insurance policy as capital.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | March 1, 2014
Walt Fuchs, who taught philosophy at Towson University for more than four decades, died of cancer Feb. 11 in a hospital in Gottingen, Germany. The Towson resident was 71. Born Wolfgang Walter Fuchs in Berlin and raised in Pittsburgh, he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in philosophy from Duquesne University and a doctorate at Pennsylvania State University. He was a specialist in phenomenology and existential philosophy. He joined the faculty at Towson University in 1969 and taught until 2013.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 1, 2014
Elizabeth C. Bellavance, an educator, social activist, and patron of the academic and arts communities who was also an outspoken advocate for the Eastern Shore's Hispanic community, died July 24 of cancer at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond, Va. She was 77. "Liz was an extraordinary, extraordinary woman. I used to call her the Grand Dame of the Eastern Shore," said Kim Propeack, a lawyer who is the political and communications director for Casa de Maryland.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | November 11, 2001
This year's annual decorating show by the Ferndale Garden Club, "'Tis the Holiday Season," will take place Wednesday at Michael's Eighth Avenue. The program is open to the public. Doors will open at 6:45 p.m. From 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., displays and demonstration booths will be set up so participants can learn holiday decorating and entertaining tips. Christmas cookies and holiday punch will be served during this time. The formal show will begin at 8 p.m. Demonstrations will include how to make a holiday arrangement using silk flowers by Bonnie Lear, a floral designer at A.C. Moore; hands-on bow making by Barbara Barillaro from Evergreen Gene's; using rubber stamps to make homemade Christmas cards, tags and packaging items, by Almee DeGrange, a Stampin' Up demonstrator; and Maria Price-Nowakowski of Willow Oak Herb Farm, who will share ways of using herbs during the holiday.
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January 23, 2010
ANNA MARIE FARNISH, 57, formerly of Swissvale, a life-long educator, died on Tuesday, January 19, 2010 in Venice, FL after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. She earned her Bachelors and Masters degrees from Duquesne University. She was currently living in Glen Cove, NY. She was Vice President of Programs at the Institute for Student Achievement in Lake Success, NY. Loving daughter of the late Adam and Mary (Laycak) Farnish; dear sister of Marian (Sam) Vergona, Venice, FL, Michael Farshish, Swissvale, and Louis Farnish, Pgh; aunt of Ed Vergona, Andrew Mahon, Cassie and Jessie Farnish.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | October 30, 2012
Nathaniel M. Pigman Jr., a retired statistician and teacher, died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and congestive heart failure Oct. 15 at the Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia. He was 92 and had lived in Columbia and Edgewater. Born in Bremerton, Wash., he moved with his father, who served in the Navy, throughout the Pacific area as a child. He earned a bachelor of arts at the University of Virginia, where he also attended law school and was admitted to the Virginia Bar. Family members said he never practiced.
ENTERTAINMENT
January 9, 2005
Amy Jean Cocklin and Michael Ryan Cox were married on November 6, 2004. The wedding ceremony and reception took place at the Stone Mill Inn in Hallam, PA. The bride was attended by Matron of Honor, Jaimie Miller; Maid of Honor, sister, Becky Cocklin; bridesmaids, Jen Cartagena and Barb Sheeler. The groom was attended by Best Men, Louis Hyman and Paul More; groomsmen, Ryan Ridenour and Dennis Kleppick. The bride is the daughter of Larry and Nancy Cocklin, of Dillsburg, PA. She is an alumna of Northern York County High School and a graduate of Duquesne University.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | November 11, 2001
This year's annual decorating show by the Ferndale Garden Club, "'Tis the Holiday Season," will take place Wednesday at Michael's Eighth Avenue. The program is open to the public. Doors will open at 6:45 p.m. From 7 p.m. to 8 p.m., displays and demonstration booths will be set up so participants can learn holiday decorating and entertaining tips. Christmas cookies and holiday punch will be served during this time. The formal show will begin at 8 p.m. Demonstrations will include how to make a holiday arrangement using silk flowers by Bonnie Lear, a floral designer at A.C. Moore; hands-on bow making by Barbara Barillaro from Evergreen Gene's; using rubber stamps to make homemade Christmas cards, tags and packaging items, by Almee DeGrange, a Stampin' Up demonstrator; and Maria Price-Nowakowski of Willow Oak Herb Farm, who will share ways of using herbs during the holiday.
NEWS
June 13, 1995
Walter Landor, 81, founder of the design firm that gave the corporate world logos for Coca-Cola, General Electric, Shell Oil and other industry giants, died Friday in San Francisco. The Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of American History completed a collection of his designs and packaging last year.Charles K. Cooper, 82, a newspaper publisher who put out his first paper from his basement nearly 50 years ago, died Thursday of a gastric hemorrhage in Greensburg, Pa. He began the Penn-Franklin News in Level Green in 1947, using a $75 insurance policy as capital.
NEWS
March 25, 1992
Louis L. Gaudry, director of training for the Menz Division of Merry Go Round Enterprises Inc., died Monday at St. Joseph Hospital of kidney failure as a complication of cancer. He was 40 and lived in Bel Air.A Mass of Christian burial for Mr. Gaudry will be offered at 9:30 a.m. tomorrow at St. Thomas More Roman Catholic Church, 6806 McClean Blvd.In 1990, shortly after becoming training director for the division that includes the Dejaiz and Attivo men's clothing stores, he was awarded Merry Go Round's Above and Beyond award for his work.
NEWS
September 25, 2002
Sister June Marie, a Franciscan nun and hospital administrator, died of cancer Saturday at Riddle Memorial Hospital in Media, Pa. She was 72. A member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia for 51 years, she was assistant personnel director and president's assistant at St. Joseph Medical Center in Towson during the 1980s and 1990s. She had earlier held posts in Allentown, Pa., Harrisburg, Pa., and Philadelphia. Born June Marie McGrath in Philadelphia, she earned a degree in nursing from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh and a master's in health education from Penn State.
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April 14, 2003
On Sunday, April 13, 2003, ELAINE LEVINE; beloved wife of the late Sidney Levine MD, of Miami Beach, FL; beloved mother of Linda Pickholtz of Pittsburgh, Karen and Steven Mahoy of Wasilla, AK, Gerald and Marcia Pickholtz of Baltimore, MD; sister of Frieda Ballon of Twinsburg, OH, Mark Mentz of Baltimore, MD and Benyomin Mentz of Brooklyn, NY; grandmother of Merissa, Kyle and Charolette Mahoy and Jacob Pickholtz. Also survived by nieces and nephews, companion of Herbert Mensch. Ms. Levine was a graduate of the Montefiore Hospital School of Nursing, Cal State University and Duquesne University.
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