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...
March 23, 2004
On Sunday, March 21, 2004, IRVIN TAYMAN; loving husband of Eva Tayman (nee Berlin); beloved father of Cindy Eidel, of Thurmont, MD, Fran Goodman, of Rockville, MD and David Tayman, of Mc Allen, TX; devoted father-in-law of David Goodman; beloved brother of Beatrice Yoffe, of Baltimore, MD and the late Oscar Tayman and Minnie Kramer; loving grandfather of Hallie Eidel and Jake Goodman. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road, at Mt. Wilson Lane, on Tuesday, March 23, 9:30 AM. Interment Aitz Chiam Congregation Cemetery, 3901 Washington Blvd.
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 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.
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.
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...
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.
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.