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June 7, 2009
ELIZABETH Z. SASSER, of Marco Island, formerly of Baltimore, MD, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, May 28, 2009. She was born in New York to the late Arthur and Jane Zerbey. She attended Emma Willard High School and Smith University. She married John M. Sasser on June 19, 1948 and moved to Baltimore, MD until retiring to Marco Island in 1984. In retirement she enjoyed tennis, golf, boating, the Calusa Garden Club and was active in the St. Mark's Episcopal Church. Betsy's zest for family and life was extraordinary.
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June 7, 2009
ELIZABETH Z. SASSER, of Marco Island, formerly of Baltimore, MD, passed away unexpectedly, Thursday, May 28, 2009. She was born in New York to the late Arthur and Jane Zerbey. She attended Emma Willard High School and Smith University. She married John M. Sasser on June 19, 1948 and moved to Baltimore, MD until retiring to Marco Island in 1984. In retirement she enjoyed tennis, golf, boating, the Calusa Garden Club and was active in the St. Mark's Episcopal Church. Betsy's zest for family and life was extraordinary.
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April 7, 1993
E. M. MaciekowichPrincipalEdna Mae Maciekowich, who was an elementary school principal in Baltimore and in Arizona, died Monday of cancer at her home in Tempe, Ariz. She was 63.Before moving to Arizona, she had taught in Baltimore City public schools for nearly 20 years, and was a reading specialist and principal of a Southwest Baltimore school.She was a reading specialist in Phoenix and then principal of three schools in Tempe before she retired in 1991.The former Edna Mae Seltzer was a graduate of Towson State University and earned a master's degree at the University of Maryland.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | February 14, 2008
Elizabeth P. Geare, a former school business manager and World War II veteran, died of lung cancer Friday at the Broadmead retirement community in Cockeysville. The former Gibson Island resident was 84. Elizabeth Walker Englar was born in Baltimore and raised in the city's Guilford neighborhood and Gibson Island in Anne Arundel County. She was a 1941 graduate of Bryn Mawr School and attended Smith College in Northampton, Mass. In 1943, she enlisted in the WAVES ( Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service)
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August 3, 2002
William Joseph Doyle, a stockbroker, died Sunday of a heart attack at his St. Michaels home. He was 48 and formerly lived in Catonsville. He sold stocks and bonds for Wachovia Securities and had earlier been a salesman for Alex. Brown & Sons. Born in Catonsville, he was a 1972 graduate of Cardinal Gibbons High School, where he played football and lacrosse. He earned a degree from the University of Maryland, College Park and had a master's degree in finance from the University of Baltimore.
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October 3, 2003
Admiral Huntington Hardisty (USN Ret) a resident of Hartford, CT and Marco Island/ Naples, FL, died Wednesday October 1, 2003 with his beloved wife Sharon and son John at his side. Adm. Hardisty was formerCommander in Chief of the US Pacific Command, served as the Director of Operations for the office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and in 1987 served as Vice Chief of Naval Operations. Calling hours are Sunday Oct. 5th from 1-4 p.m. at the Molloy Funeral Home, 906 Farmington Ave. West Hartford.
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By Fred Rasmussen and Fred Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | November 2, 1995
Loretta Jean Skibbe, former Baltimore Poet Laureate who was an internationally recognized poet and writer, died Sunday of cancer at a hospital in Naples, Fla. The former Towson resident was 67.Mrs. Skibbe, who had lived in Marco Island, Fla., for the past five years, was honored as the International Woman of 1975 with Laureate Honors in connection with the International Women's Year.She received the honor, given by Imelda Marcos and presented by then-Mayor William Donald Schaefer, for her role in modern society and her ability to lead the life of a woman, wife, mother and professional woman.
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November 29, 2006
Thomas X. Keefe Sr., a retired Social Security Administration claims adjuster, died of pneumonia Nov. 22 at Stella Maris Hospice. The former longtime Timonium resident was 92. Mr. Keefe was born and raised in Yonkers, N.Y., and earned a bachelor's degree from Manhattan College in 1936. In 1939, he earned his law degree from Fordham University. During World War II, he served in the Coast Guard and attained the rank of captain. From 1946 to 1952, he was a training specialist for disabled veterans with the Veterans Administration in New York City.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | February 14, 2008
Elizabeth P. Geare, a former school business manager and World War II veteran, died of lung cancer Friday at the Broadmead retirement community in Cockeysville. The former Gibson Island resident was 84. Elizabeth Walker Englar was born in Baltimore and raised in the city's Guilford neighborhood and Gibson Island in Anne Arundel County. She was a 1941 graduate of Bryn Mawr School and attended Smith College in Northampton, Mass. In 1943, she enlisted in the WAVES ( Women Accepted for Volunteer Emergency Service)
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March 23, 2003
On March 18, 2003, JAMES ANDERSON WALLACE of Marco Island, FL, formerly of Towson, beloved husband of Marie A. Wallace (nee Bitzelberger) devoted father of Mary Hessler and James R. Wallace, loving grandfather of David and Irene Hessler, Mark Hessler, Jennifer Wallace and James S. Wallace. Relatives and friends are invited to call at Schimunek Funeral Home, Inc., 9705 Belair Road, (Perry Hall) on Sunday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P. M with a funeral service Monday, 10:30 A.M. Interment Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens.
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November 29, 2006
Thomas X. Keefe Sr., a retired Social Security Administration claims adjuster, died of pneumonia Nov. 22 at Stella Maris Hospice. The former longtime Timonium resident was 92. Mr. Keefe was born and raised in Yonkers, N.Y., and earned a bachelor's degree from Manhattan College in 1936. In 1939, he earned his law degree from Fordham University. During World War II, he served in the Coast Guard and attained the rank of captain. From 1946 to 1952, he was a training specialist for disabled veterans with the Veterans Administration in New York City.
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October 3, 2003
Admiral Huntington Hardisty (USN Ret) a resident of Hartford, CT and Marco Island/ Naples, FL, died Wednesday October 1, 2003 with his beloved wife Sharon and son John at his side. Adm. Hardisty was formerCommander in Chief of the US Pacific Command, served as the Director of Operations for the office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and in 1987 served as Vice Chief of Naval Operations. Calling hours are Sunday Oct. 5th from 1-4 p.m. at the Molloy Funeral Home, 906 Farmington Ave. West Hartford.
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August 3, 2002
William Joseph Doyle, a stockbroker, died Sunday of a heart attack at his St. Michaels home. He was 48 and formerly lived in Catonsville. He sold stocks and bonds for Wachovia Securities and had earlier been a salesman for Alex. Brown & Sons. Born in Catonsville, he was a 1972 graduate of Cardinal Gibbons High School, where he played football and lacrosse. He earned a degree from the University of Maryland, College Park and had a master's degree in finance from the University of Baltimore.
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By Fred Rasmussen and Fred Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | November 2, 1995
Loretta Jean Skibbe, former Baltimore Poet Laureate who was an internationally recognized poet and writer, died Sunday of cancer at a hospital in Naples, Fla. The former Towson resident was 67.Mrs. Skibbe, who had lived in Marco Island, Fla., for the past five years, was honored as the International Woman of 1975 with Laureate Honors in connection with the International Women's Year.She received the honor, given by Imelda Marcos and presented by then-Mayor William Donald Schaefer, for her role in modern society and her ability to lead the life of a woman, wife, mother and professional woman.
NEWS
April 7, 1993
E. M. MaciekowichPrincipalEdna Mae Maciekowich, who was an elementary school principal in Baltimore and in Arizona, died Monday of cancer at her home in Tempe, Ariz. She was 63.Before moving to Arizona, she had taught in Baltimore City public schools for nearly 20 years, and was a reading specialist and principal of a Southwest Baltimore school.She was a reading specialist in Phoenix and then principal of three schools in Tempe before she retired in 1991.The former Edna Mae Seltzer was a graduate of Towson State University and earned a master's degree at the University of Maryland.
NEWS
July 12, 2004
On July 7, 2004, RAYMOND RALPH EMERICK of Ellicot City, MD, and Marco Island, FL, beloved husband of Carol Hauver Emerick and the late Lola Ridings Emerick, devoted father of Raymond R. Emerick Jr. and his wife Deborah, Clayton R. Emerick and his wife Susie and Michael H. Emerick, stepfather of Sally Winde Cortina, Norman Richard Winde and Polly Winde Surhoff, grandfather of Stacey Emerick, Sara Emerick, Andrew Emerick, Christopher Emerick, Heather Moore,...
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June 5, 2003
On May 22, 2003, ROBERT BRUCE WARD, born 1917, of Marco Island, FL. He attended Boys Latin School and held degrees from Duke University and Johns Hopkins University. During WWII, he served as a naval aviator in the South Pacific Theatre. Following the war he worked in the engineering departments of Republic Aviation and Grumman Aerospace Corp. Later he was Prfessor Emeritus at Miami Dade Community College. Among his publications are a book on Emily Dickinson's poetry and a book on science, technology and human values.
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