April 15, 1991
Services for Effie V. Comer, a Baltimore housewife, will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow at the Crouch Funeral Home, 127 S. Main St. in North East.Mrs. Comer, who was 87, died Saturday at the Francis Scott Key Medical Center after a long illness. She was a native of Troutdale, Va., and lived for many years in Cecil County before moving to Baltimore in 1956.Surviving are her husband of 72 years, John F. Comer; two sons, Howard G. Comer of Baltimore and Brian Comer of Montana; three daughters, Hallie Brown of Media, Pa., Violet Ball of Port Deposit and Joann Kiser of Baltimore; 37 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.
April 11, 2004
On April 7, 2004, in Orlando, FL, ANDREW C.; beloved husband of 56 years to the late Hallie V. Goodwin (nee Kleylein); devoted father of Joyce C. Clocker of Pasadena, MD, Ronald J. Goodwin of Denver, CO and Nancy E. Tando of Winter Park, FL; devoted brother of Louis F. Goodwin, Dorothy E. Goodwin-Herchowski and the late John Edward Goodwin. Also survived by eight grandchildren and twenty-two great grandchildren. Services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Those desiring may make contributions to the Alzheimer's Association, Baltimore Central Location, 1850 York Rd, Suite D, Timonimum, MD 21093 or the charity of choice in Mr Goodwin's name.
January 14, 2007
On January 11, 2007, REGINA BRENNAN LEE of Edgewood, MD; devoted mother of Agnes Hallie Lee Stroka and husband John, Annie Regina Lee and the late Elizabeth Mary Lee; loving sister of Alethea Brennan, Anne Brennan and Mary Kalowsky. Also survived by one grandson, Andrew Michael Stroka, three nieces, four nephews, ten grand nieces and five grand nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday January 15, 2007 at 10 A.M. at Prince of Peace Catholic Church, Edgewood, MD. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Hanover Township, PA. Friends may call at the family owned McComas Funeral Home, P.A., Abingdon, MD on Sunday January 14, 2007 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Memory tributes may be sent to the family at mccomasfuneralhome.
November 27, 2003
On Wednesday, November 26, 2003, DR. MANFRED SKLAR, beloved husband of Rosalie Sklar (nee Grossblatt); loving father of Rabbi Alan Sklar of Israel and Barbie Kadin and Judy Nabozny, both of Baltimore, MD; dear father-in-law of Judy Sklar, Tzvi Hersch Kadin and Barry Nabozny; loving grandfather of Shimmy, Josh and Yoni Nabozny, Ariella Abramsom, Sara, Gabbi and Hallie Kadin, Shoshana, Tziv Hirsch, Aryehleib, Shimon, Dovid, Azraham Yeshayaho, Yechiel Yaacov...
February 8, 2009
A Darker Domain By Val McDermid Harper / 368 pages / $25 During the 1980s, a coal-mining strike changed the landscape of many Scottish towns. Tight-knit communities and families were torn apart by the long strike that drained meager savings and by the workers who left for other jobs. That historical footnote provides the background for Val McDermid's powerful A Darker Domain. Mick Prentice, a union supporter, was one of those men who left. Mick's abandoned wife and daughter became outcasts who could barely afford food.
November 29, 1990
Services for Elsie Irene Beaver, who had owned antique stores in Baltimore and Harrisburg, Pa., will be held at 10 a.m. today at the Leroy M. and Russell C. Witzke Funeral Home, 1630 Edmondson Ave., Catonsville.Mrs. Beaver, who was 78 and lived on South Highland Avenue, died of cancer Tuesday at the Forest Haven Nursing and Convalescent Home in Catonsville.She moved to Highlandtown in 1979 after her retirement as owner for 12 years of Capitol Antiques in Harrisburg.Before moving to Pennsylvania, she had owned Elsie's Antique Cellar in Baltimore for about 13 years, first on Pratt Street near Monroe Street and later on Madison Street near the Howard Street Antique Row area.
December 1, 1990
Services for William H. Evans, a printer for the Monotype Composition Co., will be held at 10:30 a.m. today at the Providence Baptist Church, Pennsylvania and Lafayette avenues.Mr. Evans, who was 51 and lived on Forest Hill Road in Lochearn, died Tuesday of a respiratory illness at University Hospital.Before going to work for Monotype, he worked for 25 years at the Baltimore News American until it closed in 1986 and for three years at the Afro-American Newspapers.He operated a Linotype machine for many years before switching to a computer operation.
September 23, 2004
On September 21, 2004 MARY GARNETT SIZER TUCK, 94. She is predecesed by her husband Richard Lee Tuck. She is survived by two daughters Thelma Magyar and husband Mike of Aylett, Doris Kinder and husband Henry of Millersville, MD; two brothers Thomas Sizer and wife Jeannette of Hanover and Lewis Sizer of Baltimore, MD; three granddaughters, Sarah King and husband Tom of Camden, DE, Hallie Murcko and husband Matthew of Arlington, VA, Carrie Fischetti and...
August 6, 2009
On August 4, 2009, Stanley W. Miller Sr. of Linthicum. Dearest son of the late Robert T. and Lula V. Miller. Beloved husband of the late Hallie G. Miller. Loving father of Stanley Jr. of Bedford, PA, Lola J. Sullivan of Linthicum and Gail J. Thrasher of Catonsville. Caring brother of Albert Miller of Pasadena, Kenneth Miller of TN and the late Robert Miller. Cherished grandfather of nine and great-grandfather of 14. The family will receive visitors at the family owned Kirkley-Ruddick Funeral Home, 421 Crain Highway SE in Glen Burnie on Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A funeral ceremony will be held on Saturday at 11 A.M. at the Emanuel UMC, 6517 Frederick Road, Catonsville, MD 21228.
January 16, 2006
On Sunday January 15, 2006, JOHN GRENFEL HOUGH JR, passed away after a long struggle with lung cancer. Mr. Hough worked for many years in the auto parts industry and retired due to failing health. He was a long time member of the John H. B. Latrobe Masonic Lodge and served as Master of the lodge for over ten years. For many years he devoted his spare time to helping others and through the lodge, led various functions for the patients at Grand Lodge of Maryland Nursing Home, Bonnie Blink.