June 29, 2004
On June 24, 2004 MRS. MARGUERITE FRANCIS CHANDLER devoted wife of Luther James Chandler. On Wednesday, friends may call at The Shiloh Baptist Church of Edgemere, 2499 Sycamore Avenue, where the family will receive friends from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. On Thursday, Mrs. Chandler will lie in state at Shiloh Baptist Church of Edgemere, 2499 Sycamore Avenue, where the family will receive friends from 10:30 to 11:00 a.m. with services to follow. Inquiries to 410-433-7500.
February 14, 2003
On February 11, 2003, LINDA J. KEYS, beloved mother of Laurie L. Keys and devoted daughter of Pauline L. and the late George M. Spangler; loving sister of Russell L. Spangler, Joan D. Schaffer and Nancy E. Wallis; dear aunt of Terry L. Capps, Barbara A. Johnson, Wendy L. Foy, Michele D. Bauman, and Jeffrey L. Davis II. Also survived by many other loving relatives and friends. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, February 15, at 11 A.M. at the First Christian Church of Edgemere, 2618 N. Snyder Ave., Edgemere, MD, 21219.
July 28, 2006
RITA ZUBROWSKI, age 80, of Baltimore, MD., died on July 26, 2006 at the Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium, MD. Born in Maryland, she was the daughter of the late George Walter and Marie Izdebska Glaeser. She was a cable assembler for Western Electric Company. She belonged to the Edgemere Seniors Group and the Edgemere Red Hats. Her family said that she made approximately 400 hats, just in the last year, for the Newborn Nursery at Franklin Square Hospital. She also enjoyed cooking. Ms. Zubrowski is survived by one son, Dennis J. Zubrowski and his wife Sandra, of Abingdon, MD; one daughter, Charmaine Winter, and her husband, Jack of Maryland; one sister, Jacky Adams, and her husband John, of Baltimore, MD; one niece, Dawn King of Baltimore, MD, one great-nephew, B.J. King and one great-niece, Erin King, both of Baltimore, MD; one grandchild, Kimberly Archer and her husband, Michael of Bel Air, MD; three great-grandchildren, Tristan Archer, Zachary Archer, and Quentin Archer, all of Bel Air, MD. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 572, Bel Air, MD 21014.
December 28, 2004
On December 24, 2004, DAVID COSSER, JR., age 65 of Edgemere, MD; father to Cheryl, brother of Carol Falkenhan and former husband of Karen Cosser. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM, Wednesday, December 29, 2004, with visitation one hour prior at Crouch Funeral Home, 127 South Main Street, North East, MD.
October 28, 2004
On October 25, 2004, SHARONKATHLEEN, beloved wife of the late Henry Krieger. Loving daughter of Bertha Abbotts. Devoted mother of Robert Krieger, Teresa Lange, and Patricia Murray. Dear sister of Richard and Gerald Abbotts and Lorraine Wyatt. Loving grandmother of Lauren, Christopher, Dakota and Chelsea. Memorial Service, Friday, 12 P.M. at St. Luke's Church in Edgemere.
November 11, 2011
If it looks like a duck and quacks like a duck, its a pig - that's what I thought after reading about state Sen. Ulysses Currie's not guilty verdict and then reviewing the actions that led to his indictment ("Currie not guilty," Nov. 9). John G. Bailey, Edgemere
September 17, 2009
On September 16, 2009, BESSIE MAY, 95, beloved wife of William K. Palmer of Edgemere, MD. Also survived by two sisters, two sisters-in-law, nieces and nephews. Services will be held at Browns Funeral Home in West Virginia on Sunday at 1 P.M.
July 29, 2003
Matthew James Ziemski, a drummer for a polka band, died in his sleep of undetermined causes Thursday at his parents' home in Edgemere, where he lived. He was 25. Mr. Ziemski, who recently took a job as a local sales representative for Appleby Systems Inc., a home improvement company, spent his free time drumming - a skill he learned in fourth grade. While at Archbishop Curley High School in Baltimore, from which he graduated in 1995, he played with the orchestra and jazz band. He was the drummer for the Baltimore-based polka band Full Swing for the past several years, said his mother, Mary L. Ziemski.
July 16, 2006
On June 22, 2006, KENNETH BEVINS, ESQ., of Edgemere Avenue. On Saturday, Celebration of Life will be held at 10:30 A.M. in the Christian Center (at Morgan State Univ.), 4307 Hillen Road. Services entrusted to HARI P. CLOSE FUNERAL SERVICE, P.A., 410-327-3100.
May 3, 2013
Jesse Tyson Sr., a retired mason who was known for his grilling skills, died April 27 of kidney failure at his Edgemere home. He was 70. The son of a mason and a homemaker, he was born in Clarksville, Va., and was raised in Edgemere. He was a graduate of Baltimore County public schools. Before retiring in 2006, Mr. Tyson worked locally for more than 30 years as a mason, and was "exceptionally proud" of his designs and craftsmanship in building fireplaces, family members said.