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...
June 13, 2004
On Friday, June 11, 2004, RITA GABRISZESKI BEYER (nee Zalenski); beloved wife of the late Charles Gabriszeski and Lawrence Beyer; devoted mother of Charles, Robert, Ronald, Joseph and Paul Gabriszeski, Rita Marie Ebbert and David Gabriszeski; loving grandmother of Lisa, Laura, Shane, Jesse, Lauren, Vincent, Hallie and Meghan; dear sister of Buddy Zalenski, Helen Roby and Robert Zalenski. A Memorial Gathering will be held at the Charles S. Zeiler & Son, Inc. Funeral Home, 6224 Eastern Avenue, on Wednesday from 7 to 9 P.M., where a memorial service will be held 7 P.M. Interment private.
March 14, 2004
On March 12, 2004, ERNEST H. KNAPP Sr., beloved husband of Lorette Knapp (nee Levesque); loving father of Cynthia Delinski and her husband Mark, Thomas Carmean and his wife Diane, Terri Pearce and her husband Ray, David Carmean and his wife Denise, and Ernest Knapp Jr.; loving grandfather of Melanie, Torey, Paul, Lorrie, Danny, Eric, Michael, Christina, Amanda, Jenna, and Jessica; cherished great-grandfather of Zachary, Evan, Brooke, Alec, Veronica and...
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.
March 17, 2010
A Halethorpe man under indictment on weapons charges blasted his way into a Hampstead home with a shotgun Tuesday morning and killed his ex-wife's fiance and then himself, police said. Michael Leo Swift III, 45, pulled into the driveway in the 1200 block of Allview Drive, left the engine running in his dark-green Saturn and burst through a sliding-glass door in the back of the house with the 12-gauge shotgun. Police found Zaidan Stephen Asid, 51, dead in a first-floor family room, said Maryland State Police spokesman Greg Shipley.
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.
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.
February 12, 2006
DONA JOINES DANZ, 86, of State College, formerly of the Baltimore area, died Mon., Feb. 6, 2006, at Greenhills Village in State College, PA. She was born Dec. 28, 1919 in Long Bottom, NC, a daughter of the late Hilary and Hallie Johnson Joines. She was a graduate of Watson Secretarial School in Baltimore, MD, and retired as Secretary to the Headmaster at Gilman Private School for Boys in Baltimore. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Henry H. Danz. She is survived by a daughter Carol R. Danz and her daughter Cathleen A. Danz, a son David H. Danz and his sons Lee C. and Benjamin C. Danz.
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.