March 20, 2005
Janice Carlyn Daue of Kensington, Maryland and Glenn Edward Walker of Marblehead, Massachusetts were married on November 27, 2004 at Goucher College in Towson, Maryland. The evening reception was held at The Baltimore Country Club in Baltimore. The bride is the daughter of Mrs. Dorothy S. Daue of Towson, Maryland and the late Raymond C. Daue, Sr. Mr. Walker is the son of Mr. Ralph E. and Mrs. Helane S. Walker of Marblehead and Waitsfield, Vermont. The bride's uncle, Bill Gray, escorted her down the aisle.
January 26, 2007
Edythe J. Larsson, a homemaker and former longtime Kensington resident, died of pneumonia Sunday at the Charlestown Retirement Community in Catonsville. She was 94. The former Edythe Dagmar Johnson was born in Bird Island, Minn., and moved with her family to Greeley, Colo. She attended North Park College in Chicago. During World War II, she moved to Washington and worked as a secretary for the FBI. While working in Washington, she met and married Alcott J. Larsson, a naval officer, in 1945, and settled in Kensington.
December 26, 2009
Police identify body found on golf course 2 Baltimore County police say the body found in a car parked on the grounds of a country club is that of Irving Hurwitz of Pikesville. Hurwitz, 78, had been reported missing by his family on Sunday. County police spokesman Cpl. Mike Hill said a passer-by found the body Thursday inside Hurwitz's 2003 Buick Century on Woodholme Country Club's golf course. Police do not suspect foul play. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.
June 27, 1996
Patricia Krebs Hickman, 58, computer programmerPatricia Krebs Hickman, a computer programming consultant, died Monday of undetermined causes at her Lutherville home. She was 58.A native of Edmondson Village in West Baltimore, she graduated from Trinity Preparatory High School in 1955 and attended the College of Notre Dame for two years, relatives said.In 1957, she married Philip E. Hickman and was a homemaker for 24 years before she enrolled at the University of Baltimore in 1981. She graduated two years later with a degree in business and information systems.
February 9, 2005
On February 3, 2005, KATHERINE E. HARDY of Kensington (Catonsville); loving wife of the late Raymond G. Hardy; loving mother of Katharine H. Fuller of Severna Park, MD, and Ruth A. Strange of Charlotte, N.C.; sister of Elizabeth L. Allen of Sykesville, MD. She is also survived by three grandsons; three great-grandchildren and one niece. She was a member of the Gleaner Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star for over 50 years. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Interment private.
September 3, 1997
LONDON -- A stone's throw from the crowds in Kensington Gardens mourning Princess Diana's death, the pupils of Bousfield Primary School began autumn classes yesterday, in the shadow of the nation's great tragedy.At morning assembly, head teacher Josephine Mahaffey told the children, ages 4 to 11, about the school's rules and regulations.She reminded them not to run, telling them it's dangerous. She told them speed kills, just as it killed Diana. And they all knew what she was talking about.
February 21, 2000
Marjorie E. Swearman, 75, Hopkins lab secretary Marjorie Elizabeth Swearman, a retired executive secretary, died Thursday of pulmonary fibrosis at Fallston General Hospital. She was 75 and lived in Forest Hill. The former Elkridge resident began her career at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory's Laurel facility in 1963 as a group secretary and was later promoted to executive secretary. She retired in 1984 and moved to Queenstown. She lived in Forest Hill for a year.
February 3, 1995
PHILADELPHIA -- Blocking a lane of traffic can get you a parking ticket. It got Jose Carrer killed.Police today were searching for the highway executioner who shot the street mechanic to death in front of his Kensington home Tuesday morning as he worked on a woman's car.And in a small funeral home in Philadelphia yesterday, tearful relatives cried for justice for the 25-year-old father of two."I want justice to be done," said Mr. Carrer's wife, Ivette. "They have to get him off the street.
August 9, 1991
Luther J. Heath, an avid rose gardener who would have been 101 next month, died Wednesday at Baltimore County General Hospital after a brief illness.Services for Mr. Heath will be held at 1 p.m. tomorrow at the mausoleum chapel of Loudon Park Cemetery in the 3700 block of Wilkens Avenue.He moved two years ago to the Augsburg Lutheran Home in the Lochearn area of Baltimore County. He had lived for 38 years in the 4200 block of Kensington Road in Arbutus, where he often would greet passing neighbors with a bouquet gathered from some of his 58 prized rosebushes or a package of home-grown vegetables.
August 29, 2005
Gray Johnson Poole, a journalist and author of books for youth, died Aug. 21 of natural causes at the Kensington Episcopal Home in Alhambra, Calif., where she lived. She was 98. Born Elizabeth Gray Johnson in Pennsylvania, Mrs. Poole preferred to use her middle name. She attended the Johns Hopkins University for three years before leaving school to care for her ailing father. Mrs. Poole was a writer since childhood and published her first short story when she was 11. In the 1930s and 1940s, Mrs. Poole was a reporter and society editor for The Evening Sun. In 1941, she married Lynn Poole, who served as Johns Hopkins' first director of public relations from 1946 to 1966 and developed one of television's first educational programs.