June 21, 2006
On June 19, 2006, MARION M. ENGEL beloved wife of the late Paul W. Engel, devoted mother of Patrick W. Engel, Deanna M. Campbell, Joyce M. Frank, Gwendolynn M. Irwin and Jacqueline M. Orth, dear sister of Clarence W. Sherman. Also survived by seven grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the Tarring-Cargo Funeral Home, P.A. 333 S. Parke Street, Aberdeen, MD on Thursday, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M., where funeral services will be held on Friday, at 10 A.M. Interment, Prospect Hill Cemetery, York, PA, Friday at 1:00 P.M.
March 20, 2004
On March 16, 2004, Joseph F. Engel (age 91) formerly of Huntington, NY and Sarasota, Fl, died peacefully in Silver Spring, MD. He is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Jeannette C. (Ginny) Engel (nee Gross). He was the devoted father of Joanne Engel Lansing of Rockville, Susan M. Engel, MHSH of Towson, and Stephen J. Engel of East Northport, NY; and grandfather of Joseph, Kiersten and Allison. His daughter by adoption Danielle Murphy, MHSH, daughter-in-law Karin, son-in-law Laurence, numerous nieces and nephews, brothers and sisters-in-law, and other extended members also survive him. Mr. Engel was at one time a vaudeville entertainer, and was also an aeronautical engineer for Grumman Aerospace of Bethpage, NY. At 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 21, the Mass of Christian Burial will be held at the Church of the Annunciation, 5212 Mc Cormick Ave., Rosedale, MD 21206.
February 3, 2004
On Sunday evening, February 1, 2004, ANITA ENGEL KOCH, 73, of Springfield, Ohio, died in her home after a heroic 9M-l year battle with cancer. She was born in Baltimore, Maryland on December 7, 1930 the daughter of William and Anna (Stroeh) Engel. She graduated from Baltimore City Schools, attended Towson Teacher's College for three years and later became a nursery school teacher. She married Harry Koch on August 4, 1951 and had 53 years of very happy marriage. They lived in England and Mexico for six wonderful years.
July 21, 2005
John Luther Engel, a retired Baltimore businessman and former Towson resident, died from diabetes complications July 14 in Bradenton, Fla., where he had lived since 1993. He was 86. Mr. Engel was born and raised on his family's Hebbville farm and attended Baltimore County public schools. During World War II, he served with the Army in Iceland as a supply sergeant. A 1955 graduate of the University of Baltimore Law School, Mr. Engel worked for a small law firm and later for First Federated Life Insurance Co. In the 1970s, he established and operated Engel's Warehouse of Paint, and after closing the business in the 1980s established Engel's Trucking Co. in Ellicott City, which operated locally.
May 23, 1998
Leonard Otto Engel was a 15-year-old newsboy when he answered an advertisement for a job as "assistant to the receiving clerk" at Provident Savings Bank. It was the beginning of a career of half a century in which he rose to become the bank's president.Mr. Engel, who was 93, died in his sleep May 16 at Manor Care Ruxton nursing home. He was a former resident of Towson and Cockeysville.His daughter, Jayne E. Barko of Baldwin, told how Mr. Engel sought his first position at Provident in 1920: "He was wearing knickers when he applied to Charles Duke, the bank's president.
December 23, 2002
Henry C. Engel Jr., who became Maryland's first public defender when he took the position in Harford County in 1966, died Friday of pneumonia in Bel Air. He was 71. Mr. Engel was born in Staten Island, N.Y. When he was a young boy, he began dreaming of being a lawyer, said his wife, Ethel Burkins Engel. He graduated from Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pa., and attended the University of Maryland School of Law, where he graduated in 1956. While he was studying law, he met his future wife, who was living in Towson and teaching elementary school.