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March 6, 1991
George Smith, a retired cement truck driver, died Saturday of pneumonia at University Hospital. He was 71 and lived for many years on North Fulton Avenue.Services for Mr. Smith will be held at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at the Cornerstone Church of Christ, 4239 Park Heights Ave.The Baltimore native retired about 15 years ago from Alan E. Barton Inc., the Odenton company where he had worked since his graduation from the Carver Vocational-Technical High School.At the Cornerstone Church of Christ, he had been president of the senior usher board and a volunteer driver.
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By Mary Johnson, For The Baltimore Sun | September 5, 2013
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NEWS
March 6, 1991
Services for George Smith, a retired cement truck driver, will be held at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at the Cornerstone Church of Christ, 4239 Park Heights Ave.Mr. Smith, who was 71 and lived for many years on North Fulton Avenue, died Saturday of pneumonia at University Hospital.The Baltimore native retired about 15 years ago from Alan E. Barton Inc., the Odenton company where he had worked since his graduation from the Carver Vocational-Technical High School.At the Cornerstone Church of Christ, he had been president of the senior usher board and a volunteer driver.
FEATURES
By Samantha Iacia, For The Baltimore Sun | August 17, 2013
Date: June 22, 2013 Her story: Pam Smith, 29, grew up in Baltimore. She is a manager of engineering support at AAI Corp. in Cockeysville. Her mother, Barbara Smith, works in the financial aid office at Goucher College in Towson, and her father, George Smith, is a specialist for learning and development at Verizon. His story: Max Zdunowski, 34, is originally from Homestead, Fla., but grew up on the Eastern Shore. He is a software engineer at AAI Corp. His mother, Ruth Pier, lives in Denton.
NEWS
May 14, 2002
Wilbur George Smith, a mechanical engineer and former general manager of Bethlehem Steel's Sparrows Point plant, died Thursday of heart failure at Blakehurst Life Care Community in Towson. He was 90. Mr. Smith, formerly of Lutherville and a resident of the retirement community since 1995, was born in Elgin, Ill., and raised in Deposit, N.Y., where he graduated from high school. After earning a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 1934, he began his 36-year career with Bethlehem Steel Corp.
NEWS
April 11, 2006
On April 10, 2006, EVELYN M. LISEK (nee Burmeister), beloved wife of the late William R. Sr., loving mother of William R. Jr., and wife Shirley, Eileen Smith and husband George Sr., and the late Susan Mary Lisek; grandmother of George Smith, Jr. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation at the Kaczorowski Funeral Home P.A., 1201 Dundalk Ave. on Tuesday 4:30 to 8 P.M. A funeral mass at St. Casimir Church on Wednesday at 9 AM. Interment in St. Stanislaus Cemetery.
NEWS
September 9, 2004
On September 6, 2004, SANDRA CAROL CARPENTER (nee Smith), a Child Protective Service Social Worker for 27 years with the State of MD, died at her Perry Hall home of Lymphoma at age 51, beloved wife of Kevin Carpenter, devoted mother of Douglas Carpenter, daughter-in-law of Robert Carpenter, loving sister of David Smith, George Smith and Debra Fillmore. Also survived by six nieces and four nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to call at Schimunek Funeral Home Inc., 9705 Belair Road (Perry Hall)
NEWS
December 24, 2003
Joan W. Smith, a hospital volunteer and homemaker, died of complications from leukemia Dec. 17 at Franklin Square Hospital Center. The Perry Hall resident was 65. The former Joan Wheeler, born in Baltimore and raised in the Belair-Edison neighborhood, was a 1955 graduate of Eastern High School. For the past decade and a half she was a volunteer at Franklin Square, putting in more than 10,000 hours. She assisted patients with arts and crafts and worked in radiology. Mrs. Smith belonged to the White Marsh Baptist Angels, a community service group, and was a member of the Second and Fourth Baptist Church on Orleans Street.
NEWS
August 26, 2004
On August 25, 2004, PHYLLIS E. (nee Smith), devoted mother of Norman S. and his wife Kim Bambino and Lisa M. and her husband Richard Blueford, Sr., loving daughter of Irene Heinz and the late Raymond E. Smith. Dear sister of George Smith, Denise Reed, Betty Jean Grace and Arlene Finazzo. Loving companion of Harry Barnes. Loving grandmother of David M. Bambino, Richard Blueford, Jr., Katelin Blueford, Blaine and Brant Kiser Relatives and friends are invited to call at the family owned and operated Mc CULLY-POLYNIAK FUNERAL HOME, P.A., 3204 Mountain Rd. (Pasadena)
NEWS
January 28, 2004
Edna V. Cormack, a former secretary and homemaker, died of cancer Thursday at Ma Maison, a Perry Hall assisted-living facility. She was 86. Born Edna Virginia Smith in Glen Arm, she was raised in Parkville. She was a 1934 graduate of Towson High School, and also graduated from Strayer Business College in Baltimore. During the 1930s and 1940s, she worked as a secretary at Baltimore Sales Book Co., and later for George Hess, president of Hess Shoes, until her marriage to J. Vernon Cormack in 1946.
SPORTS
By Katherine Dunn, The Baltimore Sun | January 5, 2011
When Donovan Smith arrived at Owings Mills as a sophomore, the Eagles football team was in the middle of a 53-game losing streak. The 6-foot-6, 260-pound lineman, who started playing football as an eighth grader in New York, helped the Eagles end that skid in 2009, and he began drawing the attention of college recruiters nationwide after attending the U.S. Army All-American combine in San Antonio a year ago. This week, Smith is back in San Antonio preparing...
NEWS
June 10, 2006
George August Smith, a retired advertising business owner and World War II veteran, died of congestive heart failure June 1 at Stella Maris Hospice. The Timonium resident was 89. Born in Baltimore and raised on Cecil Avenue, he was a 1935 graduate of Loyola High School, where he played shortstop as captain of the baseball team. After earning a philosophy degree at Loyola College, he enlisted in the Navy and attained the rank of lieutenant commander. He served in the Atlantic and Pacific, and participated in actions that included Guadalcanal and Okinawa.
NEWS
April 11, 2006
On April 10, 2006, EVELYN M. LISEK (nee Burmeister), beloved wife of the late William R. Sr., loving mother of William R. Jr., and wife Shirley, Eileen Smith and husband George Sr., and the late Susan Mary Lisek; grandmother of George Smith, Jr. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation at the Kaczorowski Funeral Home P.A., 1201 Dundalk Ave. on Tuesday 4:30 to 8 P.M. A funeral mass at St. Casimir Church on Wednesday at 9 AM. Interment in St. Stanislaus Cemetery.
NEWS
September 9, 2004
On September 6, 2004, SANDRA CAROL CARPENTER (nee Smith), a Child Protective Service Social Worker for 27 years with the State of MD, died at her Perry Hall home of Lymphoma at age 51, beloved wife of Kevin Carpenter, devoted mother of Douglas Carpenter, daughter-in-law of Robert Carpenter, loving sister of David Smith, George Smith and Debra Fillmore. Also survived by six nieces and four nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to call at Schimunek Funeral Home Inc., 9705 Belair Road (Perry Hall)
NEWS
August 26, 2004
On August 25, 2004, PHYLLIS E. (nee Smith), devoted mother of Norman S. and his wife Kim Bambino and Lisa M. and her husband Richard Blueford, Sr., loving daughter of Irene Heinz and the late Raymond E. Smith. Dear sister of George Smith, Denise Reed, Betty Jean Grace and Arlene Finazzo. Loving companion of Harry Barnes. Loving grandmother of David M. Bambino, Richard Blueford, Jr., Katelin Blueford, Blaine and Brant Kiser Relatives and friends are invited to call at the family owned and operated Mc CULLY-POLYNIAK FUNERAL HOME, P.A., 3204 Mountain Rd. (Pasadena)
NEWS
January 28, 2004
Edna V. Cormack, a former secretary and homemaker, died of cancer Thursday at Ma Maison, a Perry Hall assisted-living facility. She was 86. Born Edna Virginia Smith in Glen Arm, she was raised in Parkville. She was a 1934 graduate of Towson High School, and also graduated from Strayer Business College in Baltimore. During the 1930s and 1940s, she worked as a secretary at Baltimore Sales Book Co., and later for George Hess, president of Hess Shoes, until her marriage to J. Vernon Cormack in 1946.
NEWS
By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Sun Staff Writer | June 12, 1994
For eight years, Ruth E. Smith has made weekly visits to residents at Sykesville Eldercare Center."I read to them, pray with them, write letters for them and I tell them I love them," said Mrs. Smith, 71. "For some reason, they love me back."She usually arrives Monday morning with a bucket or two of fresh flowers grown on her farm in Woodbine. The patients have nicknamed her "the flower lady."She stays for several hours and delivers bouquets and cheery messages from room to room.She is acting out of lifelong devotion to the elderly.
NEWS
December 24, 2003
Joan W. Smith, a hospital volunteer and homemaker, died of complications from leukemia Dec. 17 at Franklin Square Hospital Center. The Perry Hall resident was 65. The former Joan Wheeler, born in Baltimore and raised in the Belair-Edison neighborhood, was a 1955 graduate of Eastern High School. For the past decade and a half she was a volunteer at Franklin Square, putting in more than 10,000 hours. She assisted patients with arts and crafts and worked in radiology. Mrs. Smith belonged to the White Marsh Baptist Angels, a community service group, and was a member of the Second and Fourth Baptist Church on Orleans Street.
NEWS
September 23, 2003
George P. Smith, a retired chemical engineer, died Sunday of a rare form of blood cancer at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center in Bel Air. The Perry Hall resident was 82. Born in Baltimore and raised on South Ellwood Avenue, he was a 1939 graduate of City College and earned an engineering degree from Villanova University in Villanova, Pa. He served in the Navy during World War II and in 1947 became a chemical engineer at Edgewood Arsenal. He worked on the development of air filters to protect against chemical and biological agents.
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