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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | July 6, 2011
Rita M. Rutley, a former college bookstore manager and homemaker, died June 24 of heart failure at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. She was 91. Born Rita M. Shea in Baltimore, she was a 1938 graduate of Seton High School. She worked for the Federal Resave Bank in Baltimore and as a department store model before her 1941 marriage to Thomas E. Rutley. When her children were small, she worked part time in the pre-kindergarten program at Epsom Chapel Nursery School.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 9, 2013
Gordon M. Holland, a retired businessman and philanthropist, died Thursday of heart failure at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. He was 93. Gordon Monroe Holland, whose father was president of the Holland Tack Co. and whose mother was a homemaker, was born in Baltimore and lived for 71 years in the Catonsville home his parents built near the corner of Edmondson Avenue and North Rolling Road. After graduating from Boys' Latin School in 1939, Mr. Holland earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering in 1942 from the Johns Hopkins University.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | December 15, 2011
Emmarene Ida "Rena" Pennington, a homemaker who later became a school bus driver, died Sunday of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. She was 92. Emmarene Ida Bartholomae, the daughter of a German immigrant carpenter and a homemaker, was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. After graduating from El Paso High School in 1937, she attended business school, where she studied to become a secretary. Something of a tomboy in her youth growing up in Texas, Mrs. Pennington had been a Powder Puff Derby driver.
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July 25, 2013
The Towson Times has reported on the Edenwald Residents Association and its service to the Baltimore/Towson area, and particularly its scholarship program, which was founded and endorsed by then-president Sal J. Molite Jr. in 1999 for the benefit of his young part-time employees who were enrolled in institutions of higher learning. I enrolled in Edenwald in 1994 and being a retired educator, Mr. Molite gave me permission to organize the Edenwald Scholarship Program in 1999.The initial award for the first year was $500 per eligible employee.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | June 10, 2011
Shirley A. Mark, a retired psychologist and educator, died May 28 of Parkinson's disease at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. The former longtime Mount Washington resident was 83. The former Shirley Alpern was born and raised in Pittsburgh, where she graduated from Allderdice High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in 1947 from the University of Pittsburgh. She later earned a master's degree and certificate in clinical psychology from City College of New York in 1949.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | August 5, 2011
Robert Russell Hughes, founder of Chemspec, a Baltimore company that sold carpet cleaning products to professional carpet cleaners worldwide, died July 22 from complications of Parkinson's disease at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. He was 87. Mr. Hughes, the son of a movie projectionist and a silent movie organist, was born and raised in Philadelphia, where he graduated from Northeast Catholic High School and played varsity football. He began his college studies at LaSalle College and then left in 1942 to join the Marine Corps, where he was trained as a weather forecaster.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 9, 2013
Gordon M. Holland, a retired businessman and philanthropist, died Thursday of heart failure at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. He was 93. Gordon Monroe Holland, whose father was president of the Holland Tack Co. and whose mother was a homemaker, was born in Baltimore and lived for 71 years in the Catonsville home his parents built near the corner of Edmondson Avenue and North Rolling Road. After graduating from Boys' Latin School in 1939, Mr. Holland earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering in 1942 from the Johns Hopkins University.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | December 8, 2011
Webster C. Dove, a retired attorney and former member of the Baltimore County Council, died of Parkinson's disease Nov. 28 at the Edenwald nursing center in Towson. He was 89 and had lived in Pikesville. Born in Baltimore and raised near Clifton Park, he was a 1941 City College graduate. He enlisted in the Navy and trained to become a pilot. After surviving two plane crashes, he joined the Army and served five years. He left military service as a captain. He earned degrees in accounting and law from the University of Baltimore.
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July 25, 2013
The Towson Times has reported on the Edenwald Residents Association and its service to the Baltimore/Towson area, and particularly its scholarship program, which was founded and endorsed by then-president Sal J. Molite Jr. in 1999 for the benefit of his young part-time employees who were enrolled in institutions of higher learning. I enrolled in Edenwald in 1994 and being a retired educator, Mr. Molite gave me permission to organize the Edenwald Scholarship Program in 1999.The initial award for the first year was $500 per eligible employee.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | December 15, 2011
Emmarene Ida "Rena" Pennington, a homemaker who later became a school bus driver, died Sunday of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. She was 92. Emmarene Ida Bartholomae, the daughter of a German immigrant carpenter and a homemaker, was born and raised in El Paso, Texas. After graduating from El Paso High School in 1937, she attended business school, where she studied to become a secretary. Something of a tomboy in her youth growing up in Texas, Mrs. Pennington had been a Powder Puff Derby driver.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | December 8, 2011
Webster C. Dove, a retired attorney and former member of the Baltimore County Council, died of Parkinson's disease Nov. 28 at the Edenwald nursing center in Towson. He was 89 and had lived in Pikesville. Born in Baltimore and raised near Clifton Park, he was a 1941 City College graduate. He enlisted in the Navy and trained to become a pilot. After surviving two plane crashes, he joined the Army and served five years. He left military service as a captain. He earned degrees in accounting and law from the University of Baltimore.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 6, 2011
Robert Russell Hughes, founder of Chemspec, a Baltimore company that sold carpet cleaning products to professional carpet cleaners worldwide, died July 22 from complications of Parkinson's disease at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. He was 87. Mr. Hughes, the son of a movie projectionist and a silent movie organist, was born and raised in Philadelphia, where he graduated from Northeast Catholic High School and played varsity football. He began his college studies at LaSalle College and then left in 1942 to join the Marine Corps, where he was trained as a weather forecaster.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | July 6, 2011
Rita M. Rutley, a former college bookstore manager and homemaker, died June 24 of heart failure at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. She was 91. Born Rita M. Shea in Baltimore, she was a 1938 graduate of Seton High School. She worked for the Federal Resave Bank in Baltimore and as a department store model before her 1941 marriage to Thomas E. Rutley. When her children were small, she worked part time in the pre-kindergarten program at Epsom Chapel Nursery School.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | June 10, 2011
Shirley A. Mark, a retired psychologist and educator, died May 28 of Parkinson's disease at the Edenwald retirement community in Towson. The former longtime Mount Washington resident was 83. The former Shirley Alpern was born and raised in Pittsburgh, where she graduated from Allderdice High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in 1947 from the University of Pittsburgh. She later earned a master's degree and certificate in clinical psychology from City College of New York in 1949.
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