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July 7, 2004
On Sunday, July 4, 2004, JENNETTE SCHOEN, beloved wife of the late Irving Schoen; beloved aunt of Harold and Shirley Rosenberg, of Farmington Hills, MI, and Burke and Beverly Robinson, of Tacoma, WA; beloved daughter of the late Rabbi William and Fannie Rosenberg; cherished sister of the late Leo Rosenberg, Milton Rosenberg, Lillian Taylor, and Beatrice Flinkman. Also survived by many generations of loving nieces and nephews. Services were held on Tuesday, July 6, at 12 noon at SOL LEVINSON AND BROS, INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane.
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By John-John Williams IV, The Baltimore Sun | July 25, 2012
It looked doubtful that the entire group of 40 third-, fourth- and fifth-grade girls from Baltimore City's Edgewood Elementary would complete a mile run when they took the track last spring. One girl vomited. Other girls wiped away tears as they began to get muscle cramps midway through. But each girl finished. "It wasn't pretty," recalled Kaitlin Loftus, a math teacher at the school who trained the girls to get them prepared for the challenge. "But each girl wanted to complete the run. " She added: "It was amazing.
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August 28, 1997
Janet Good, 73, an outspoken right-to-die activist and ally of assisted suicide proponent Dr. Jack Kevorkian, died Tuesday in Farmington Hills, Mich., after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.Geoffrey Fieger, Dr. Kevorkian's attorney, said she died peacefully. It was not known whether Dr. Kevorkian was present.Ms. Good had been active in the state's right-to-die movement and founded the Hemlock Society of Michigan.Pub Date: 8/28/97
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | April 6, 2012
Virginia Whittlesey, a retired teacher and community volunteer, died of congestive heart failure March 29 at Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. The former Roland Park resident was 90. Born Virginia Markell King and raised in Bolton Hill, she was a 1940 graduate of the Bryn Mawr School and earned a degree in early-childhood education from Vassar College. She made her debut at the Bachelors Cotillon. During World War II she worked at a day care center for children of defense workers.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | April 6, 2012
Virginia Whittlesey, a retired teacher and community volunteer, died of congestive heart failure March 29 at Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. The former Roland Park resident was 90. Born Virginia Markell King and raised in Bolton Hill, she was a 1940 graduate of the Bryn Mawr School and earned a degree in early-childhood education from Vassar College. She made her debut at the Bachelors Cotillon. During World War II she worked at a day care center for children of defense workers.
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By John-John Williams IV, The Baltimore Sun | July 25, 2012
It looked doubtful that the entire group of 40 third-, fourth- and fifth-grade girls from Baltimore City's Edgewood Elementary would complete a mile run when they took the track last spring. One girl vomited. Other girls wiped away tears as they began to get muscle cramps midway through. But each girl finished. "It wasn't pretty," recalled Kaitlin Loftus, a math teacher at the school who trained the girls to get them prepared for the challenge. "But each girl wanted to complete the run. " She added: "It was amazing.
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By Chris Kaltenbach, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | October 12, 2010
Frank Warner Kussy, a Holocaust survivor who won reparations for damages done to him and his business by both the Nazis and the communist government of East Germany, died of heart failure Oct. 1, less than two weeks short of his 100th birthday. "He was probably unique, in that he fought the German government double-time," said Kenneth Waltzer, director of Jewish Studies at James Madison College at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich., who invited Mr. Kussy to speak to his class several times.
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September 19, 2003
On September 16, 2003 JOSEPH GOREN, beloved husband of the late Henrietta "Yetta" Goren; dear father of Simon Land (Paula) Goren, Anne S. (John) Castiglione and Michael Harvey Goren; loving grandfather of David (Debbie) Goren, Michelle (Scott) Tarmann and Renee Castiglione; great-grandfather of Annie and Gregory Tarmann and Jonathan Goren. Graveside services Sunday September 21, 12 noon at the Shaare Zion Cemetery, Baltimore, MD. Arrangements by The Dorfman Chapel, Farmington Hills, MI 248-406-6000.
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April 22, 2006
On April 20, 2006, STELLA M. (nee Poe) beloved wife of Fred C. Roark, devoted mother of Harry Roark, Jane Robinette, Sharon Stelmach and Sandy Gomeringer. Also survived by four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and many loving family members. Funeral services will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Monday 11:30 A.M. Entombment Holly Hill Memorial Gardens. Visiting hours Sunday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. CHARLES F., JR., of Traverse City, MI, 1961 graduate of Parkville High School, formerly of Baltimore, Fostoria OH and Farmington Hills, MI; loving son of Doris Broderick and the late Charles F. Stecker, Sr.; step-son of Marvin Broderick; devoted father of Alison Stecker and the late Steven Stecker; dear brother of Rick and Bonnie Stecker; beloved grandfather of Kali Stecker; uncle of Julie and Claire Stecker.
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November 24, 1995
Dr. Charles N. Davidson, a retired radiologist who served as chief of radiology and professor of radiology at the University of Maryland and maintained a private practice in the Baltimore area, died Nov. 8 in Milwaukee of complications of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.He retired in 1979 from private practice as a partner in Radiology Associates with offices in Towson, Dundalk and Cockeysville. In 1972, he retired as adjunct professor of clinical radiology at the University of Maryland medical school.
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By Chris Kaltenbach, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | October 12, 2010
Frank Warner Kussy, a Holocaust survivor who won reparations for damages done to him and his business by both the Nazis and the communist government of East Germany, died of heart failure Oct. 1, less than two weeks short of his 100th birthday. "He was probably unique, in that he fought the German government double-time," said Kenneth Waltzer, director of Jewish Studies at James Madison College at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich., who invited Mr. Kussy to speak to his class several times.
NEWS
July 7, 2004
On Sunday, July 4, 2004, JENNETTE SCHOEN, beloved wife of the late Irving Schoen; beloved aunt of Harold and Shirley Rosenberg, of Farmington Hills, MI, and Burke and Beverly Robinson, of Tacoma, WA; beloved daughter of the late Rabbi William and Fannie Rosenberg; cherished sister of the late Leo Rosenberg, Milton Rosenberg, Lillian Taylor, and Beatrice Flinkman. Also survived by many generations of loving nieces and nephews. Services were held on Tuesday, July 6, at 12 noon at SOL LEVINSON AND BROS, INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mount Wilson Lane.
NEWS
August 28, 1997
Janet Good, 73, an outspoken right-to-die activist and ally of assisted suicide proponent Dr. Jack Kevorkian, died Tuesday in Farmington Hills, Mich., after a long battle with pancreatic cancer.Geoffrey Fieger, Dr. Kevorkian's attorney, said she died peacefully. It was not known whether Dr. Kevorkian was present.Ms. Good had been active in the state's right-to-die movement and founded the Hemlock Society of Michigan.Pub Date: 8/28/97
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By KNIGHT-RIDDER NEWS SERVICE | August 30, 1996
DETROIT -- Despite tranquilizers, painkillers and other prescription drugs in her system, Judith Curren committed suicide with a clear head, her husband and others said yesterday."
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