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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | fred.rasmussen@baltsun.com | February 4, 2010
Carroll Lockard Conley, an internationally known hematologist and pioneering researcher who established the division of hematology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, where he was a professor of medicine, died Saturday of Parkinson's disease at the Charlestown retirement community. Dr. Conley, who went by C. Lockard Conley and did not use his first name, was 94. "Lock was a tremendous influence in the training and mentoring of the current leaders in hematology. He was a giant," said Dr. Richard S. Ross, former dean of the Johns Hopkins medical school.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | August 3, 2012
Dr. Carlton Lasley Sexton, a retired Baltimore internist who was also a member of the clinical faculty of the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, died July 20 of pneumonia at the Blakehurst retirement community in Towson. The former longtime Stevenson resident was 87. The son of a businessman and a homemaker, Dr. Sexton was born and raised in Pensacola, Fla., where he graduated from Pensacola High School. He combined his undergraduate and medical school education in the Navy's V-12 program, an accelerated course of study during World War II that was designed to prepare physicians for military service.
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April 3, 2006
Regina "Reggie" Weistock, who worked as a technician in the hematology laboratory at Johns Hopkins Hospital for 61 years and was a devoted student of Judaism, died of Parkinson's disease complications March 27 at the Jewish Convalescent and Nursing Home in Pikesville. She was 93. Born and raised in the Park Heights section of Baltimore, she earned a bachelor's degree from Goucher College in Towson. Upon graduation, she began to volunteer in the Johns Hopkins hematology lab. She trained for six months with Dr. Maxwell Wintrobe, who then hired her as a medical technician.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,fred.rasmussen@baltsun.com | February 4, 2010
Carroll Lockard Conley, an internationally known hematologist and pioneering researcher who established the division of hematology at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, where he was a professor of medicine, died Saturday of Parkinson's disease at the Charlestown retirement community. Dr. Conley, who went by C. Lockard Conley and did not use his first name, was 94. "Lock was a tremendous influence in the training and mentoring of the current leaders in hematology. He was a giant," said Dr. Richard S. Ross, former dean of the Johns Hopkins medical school.
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March 5, 2006
On March 2, 2006, RITA E. SCHMIDT (nee Ash) beloved wife of the late Henry Schmidt, also survived by many dear friends. A funeral service will be held at the Ruck Towson Funeral Home Inc., 1050 York (beltway exit 26) on Monday at 11 A.M. Entombment Moreland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Rita's name may be made to the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Division of Hematology, Attn: Dr. William Bell, Consolidated Gift Account, 600 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, 21287-4928.
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February 10, 2006
On Wednesday, February 8, 2006 TOBI SILVERBERG (nee Friedlander) loving daughter of Elnora (nee Raff) and the late Solomon Friedlander; beloved sister of Greg Friedlander and the late Jack Friedlander; dearest friend of Anne Steinacker and many other loving friends. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road at Mt. Wilson Lane on Thursday, February 9 at 1 p.m. Interment Har Sinai Cemetery-Garrison Forest Road. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her name may be directed to The Johns Hopkins Hematology Laboratory, Dept.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | January 3, 2008
Mary B. "Tink" Harry, who supervised hematology laboratories at two area hospitals, died Tuesday at Rock Spring Village, a Forest Hill assisted-living facility. She was 96. Mary Biddlecomb was born in Fairport, Va., and moved to Northeast Baltimore with her family in the 1920s. She was a 1929 graduate of Eastern High School and supervised hematology labs at what is now Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and at Johns Hopkins Hospital for nearly three decades before retiring in 1975. Mrs. Harry, who had lived in Middle River and was a longtime Forest Hill resident, enjoyed returning to Virginia's Northern Neck for family reunions and fishing tournaments.
NEWS
November 17, 1998
William Curry Moloney, 91, who studied and treated blood diseases before hematology became a medical specialty, died Nov. 3 in Boston at Brigham and Women's Hospital, where he had once been a director of hematology. He was one of the first to use chemotherapy to treat leukemia and lymphoma.John F. "Silky" Sullivan, 64, who helped found the veterans' rights group Swords to Plowshares, died yesterday in San Francisco.Mr. Sullivan joined the Navy in 1950 and served on an aircraft carrier. He was disabled in a car accident in San Diego while on active duty.
FEATURES
January 24, 2008
James Davis III was recently named director of community relations and advocacy at St. Agnes HealthCare. In this position, he will develop strategies and cultivate partnerships to assist St. Agnes with its goals and mission. Before coming to St. Agnes, Davis was the director of business development for Amerigroup Corp. He also spent about 15 years with the Maryland State Office of the Public Defender and the Maryland Department of Human Resources. Davis, a Loyola College graduate, also serves on Special Olympics Maryland's board of directors.
NEWS
January 10, 2007
Hospital foundation appoints F.G. Lee F. Graham Lee has been appointed vice president of Howard Hospital Foundation, the nonprofit organization charged with raising funds to support the hospital's mission. Lee, who comes to the position with more than 25 years of experience in fundraising, planned giving and development, will be responsible for leading the foundation's effort to raise money for the capital campaign goal of $20 million. The hospital has named professional staff officers for 2007.
FEATURES
January 24, 2008
James Davis III was recently named director of community relations and advocacy at St. Agnes HealthCare. In this position, he will develop strategies and cultivate partnerships to assist St. Agnes with its goals and mission. Before coming to St. Agnes, Davis was the director of business development for Amerigroup Corp. He also spent about 15 years with the Maryland State Office of the Public Defender and the Maryland Department of Human Resources. Davis, a Loyola College graduate, also serves on Special Olympics Maryland's board of directors.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | January 3, 2008
Mary B. "Tink" Harry, who supervised hematology laboratories at two area hospitals, died Tuesday at Rock Spring Village, a Forest Hill assisted-living facility. She was 96. Mary Biddlecomb was born in Fairport, Va., and moved to Northeast Baltimore with her family in the 1920s. She was a 1929 graduate of Eastern High School and supervised hematology labs at what is now Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center and at Johns Hopkins Hospital for nearly three decades before retiring in 1975. Mrs. Harry, who had lived in Middle River and was a longtime Forest Hill resident, enjoyed returning to Virginia's Northern Neck for family reunions and fishing tournaments.
NEWS
January 10, 2007
Hospital foundation appoints F.G. Lee F. Graham Lee has been appointed vice president of Howard Hospital Foundation, the nonprofit organization charged with raising funds to support the hospital's mission. Lee, who comes to the position with more than 25 years of experience in fundraising, planned giving and development, will be responsible for leading the foundation's effort to raise money for the capital campaign goal of $20 million. The hospital has named professional staff officers for 2007.
NEWS
April 3, 2006
Regina "Reggie" Weistock, who worked as a technician in the hematology laboratory at Johns Hopkins Hospital for 61 years and was a devoted student of Judaism, died of Parkinson's disease complications March 27 at the Jewish Convalescent and Nursing Home in Pikesville. She was 93. Born and raised in the Park Heights section of Baltimore, she earned a bachelor's degree from Goucher College in Towson. Upon graduation, she began to volunteer in the Johns Hopkins hematology lab. She trained for six months with Dr. Maxwell Wintrobe, who then hired her as a medical technician.
NEWS
March 5, 2006
On March 2, 2006, RITA E. SCHMIDT (nee Ash) beloved wife of the late Henry Schmidt, also survived by many dear friends. A funeral service will be held at the Ruck Towson Funeral Home Inc., 1050 York (beltway exit 26) on Monday at 11 A.M. Entombment Moreland Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Rita's name may be made to the Johns Hopkins Hospital, Division of Hematology, Attn: Dr. William Bell, Consolidated Gift Account, 600 N. Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, 21287-4928.
NEWS
February 10, 2006
On Wednesday, February 8, 2006 TOBI SILVERBERG (nee Friedlander) loving daughter of Elnora (nee Raff) and the late Solomon Friedlander; beloved sister of Greg Friedlander and the late Jack Friedlander; dearest friend of Anne Steinacker and many other loving friends. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road at Mt. Wilson Lane on Thursday, February 9 at 1 p.m. Interment Har Sinai Cemetery-Garrison Forest Road. Please omit flowers. Contributions in her name may be directed to The Johns Hopkins Hematology Laboratory, Dept.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 15, 2005
Doctor Jennifer Ann Domm and Doctor Andrew Harold Smith were married last evening at Christ the King Roman Catholic Church in Nashville, TN. Deacon Robert True performed the evening ceremony. A reception at Union Station Historic Hotel immediately followed the ceremony. Her parents, Carl and Rita Domm, of Garden City, NY, gave Jennifer in marriage. The bride, 30, will continue to use her name professionally. She graduated with honors from Brown University and received her medical degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. She completed her pediatric residency at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital.
ENTERTAINMENT
May 15, 2005
Doctor Jennifer Ann Domm and Doctor Andrew Harold Smith were married last evening at Christ the King Roman Catholic Church in Nashville, TN. Deacon Robert True performed the evening ceremony. A reception at Union Station Historic Hotel immediately followed the ceremony. Her parents, Carl and Rita Domm, of Garden City, NY, gave Jennifer in marriage. The bride, 30, will continue to use her name professionally. She graduated with honors from Brown University and received her medical degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN. She completed her pediatric residency at Vanderbilt Children's Hospital.
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