May 30, 2003
You may have seen them zipping around town: Honda Civics and other compact cars tricked out with low-riding suspension systems, turbochargers and custom wheels. Souping up these small-engine cars boomed 56 percent last year into a $2.4 billion industry - and Kirk-Habicht Co. of Rosedale wants a piece of it. For decades, the 96-year-old Baltimore County company has made springs used by manufacturers in everything from bottling machines to poultry processing equipment, and for military and aerospace uses.
February 26, 2009
JOSEPHINE "JOSIE" HABICHT, age 85, died at home Saturday, February 21, 2009, after a short illness. She was born May 10, 1923, in a house just three doors down from the home that she and husband, the late Richard Habicht, built 60 years ago. Josie enjoyed many evenings socializing with friends at Bingo at the Elks Club. Others may remember her and her life partner, the late Ed Baker, through past trips with the Essex Senior Center. Josie was preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, Richard R. Habicht, Jr., who died in 1975.
May 19, 2005
On May 17, 2005, LOUIS WILLIAM of Woodstock, MD. Beloved husband of the late Annie Irene Staubitz, devoted mother of Louis Raymond Staubitz and the late Patricia Ann Habicht, loving father-in-law of Daniel Habicht and dear grandfather of Kenney Habicht, Jenny Habicht and Shannon Staubitz; and dearest brother of Elsie Mae Jenkins. Friends may call at the Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, Rt. 32 near Eldersburg on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M., where services will be held on Friday at 11 A.M. Interment in Wards Chapel Cemetery.
December 6, 2004
Suddenly, on December 2, 2004, SANDRA JOYCE MALEY (nee Habicht); beloved wife of Douglas E. Maley; devoted mother of Andrew Douglas Maley and twins Matthew Edward and Patrick Edward Maley; loving daughter of Frank and Joyce Habicht; dear daughter-in-law of Mary and James Maley and loving sister of Brian Leonard Habicht. Friends may call at the CVACH/ROSEDALE FUNERAL HOME, 1211 Chesaco Avenue, on Monday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Services will be held Tuesday 10 A.M. from the funeral home. Interment First United Evangelical Church Cemetery.
October 17, 1999
Walter F. Habicht, 78, Martin Marietta engineerWalter F. Habicht, an engineer who worked for almost half a century with Martin Marietta and was an active volunteer at Grace Fellowship Church in Timonium, died Tuesday from complications after surgery at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 78.Mr. Habicht lived in Perry Hall with his wife of 53 years, the former Ruth Muller.A native of Highlandtown, Mr. Habicht began work in 1939 as a riveter's helper at what was then the Glenn L. Martin Co. in Middle River.
May 10, 1991
Talent, experience and depth.Rival coaches aren't certain which trait is most prominent in the Severna Park girls gymnastics program,but most agree on one point: the Falcons enjoy a healthy advantage in all three.Once again, the Falcons have their sights set on winning the county title this afternoon at Old Mill. They were victorious last year en route to the region-state championship and are strong favorites to repeat.The top two finishers in the seven-team field advance to Thursday's region-state meet at Glenelg in Howard County.