February 19, 2005
On Wednesday, February 16, 2005 JACK L. STOTSKY loving husband of Lynda Stotsky (nee Kaufman); beloved father of Eden Stotsky of Baltimore, MD; loving son of the late Yetta and Morris Stotsky; beloved brother-in-law of Tobee and James Waxenberg; loving uncle of Natalie Waxenberg, Andrew and Hallie Waxenberg; devoted great-uncle of Lily Waxenberg. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road at Mt. Wilson Lane on Sunday, February 20 at 1 p.m. Interment Beth El Memorial Park, Randallstown.
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...
April 6, 2003
On April 2, 2003; CHARLOTTESOPHRONIA WEST; beloved mother of Edward and Sandra. She also leaves to cherish her precious memory, four granddaughters Gina Mulligan, Nina, Maya and Bria West; five great-grandchildren, Jonathan, Malik, Brooke, Brandon and Hallie; one sister-in-law Susie Wyatt, two nieces, Charlotte Bullock and Beatrice Williams. A very good and loyal friend Diane Johnson. As well as a host of other relatives, friends and church members. The family will receive friends at the Howell Funeral Home, 4600 Liberty Heights Ave., on Monday, April 7, 2003, from 3 to 7 P.M. The Funeral Service will be held in the Sanctuary of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 1512 Druid Hill Avenue, on Tuesday at 11 A.M. Interment at Maryland National Memorial Park.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.