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March 21, 2008
STEVEN DOUGLAS REDDICK, 60, died Tuesday, March 18, 2008. Steven was born June 25, 1947 in Arlington, VA, to George and Edna Reddick. Steven was a graduate of Furman University in South Carolina. He was a veteran of US Army and worked for the NSA for 25 years. An avid boater and fisherman, Steven spent his happiest days cruising the Chesapeake Bay with his family, friends and beloved dog. He retired to Merritt Island from Maryland in 2001. He is survived by his beloved wife of 31 years, Karen; daughter, Jessica and a son, Alex.
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March 21, 2008
STEVEN DOUGLAS REDDICK, 60, died Tuesday, March 18, 2008. Steven was born June 25, 1947 in Arlington, VA, to George and Edna Reddick. Steven was a graduate of Furman University in South Carolina. He was a veteran of US Army and worked for the NSA for 25 years. An avid boater and fisherman, Steven spent his happiest days cruising the Chesapeake Bay with his family, friends and beloved dog. He retired to Merritt Island from Maryland in 2001. He is survived by his beloved wife of 31 years, Karen; daughter, Jessica and a son, Alex.
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April 29, 2005
On Tuesday, April 26, 2005, RITA EMMA COLE, (nee Hughes) beloved wife of the late Frank R. Cole, Jr., dear mother of Rita C. Scheeler, Robert D. Cole, Sr. and his wife, Mary Lou of Baltimore, MD and Barbara Bradley-Benn and her husband Steve of Merrit Island, FL. Also survived by eight grandsons and 19 great-grandchildren. Services will be held at the Wylie-Baxley Funeral Home, 1360 North Courtenay Parkway, Merritt Island, FL
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By Chris Cobbs and Chris Cobbs,The Orlando Sentinel | March 8, 2007
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Except for an interest in video games, they seemed so different. One was a skateboarder with a 12-foot halfpipe in his backyard, a guitarist in a rock group and the owner of a nickname - Kid Ego - that belied his shyness. The other was a DJ who disliked professional radio, a student who hated high school and college and who met his future wife in a computer lab. But Todd Sampson and Eric Marcoullier always had a special bond. Friends since fifth grade in Merritt Island, Fla., they eventually found their niche in the dot-com world as co-founders of MyBlogLog, an Orlando-based Web site that they sold Jan. 8 for a reported $10 million to Internet giant Yahoo.
NEWS
March 4, 2003
Helen M. McMahon, a volunteer and founder of the Poplar Ridge Neighborhood Association in her former Anne Arundel County community, died of a heart attack Feb. 25 at her home in Merritt Island, Fla. She was 76. Born in Baltimore and raised in Locust Point, Helen Merstof attended city public schools. She worked in the accounting department of the Procter & Gamble plant in Locust Point from 1940 until 1954. A longtime resident of Poplar Ridge, Mrs. McMahon helped establish the neighborhood association during the 1950s.
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October 21, 2005
On Friday October 14, 2005, GEORGE L. HENRY, 74, a retired engineer passed away. George was born and raised in Massachusetts. He lived in the Baltimore area for many years before moving to Brevard County in 1996. He is survived by his wife, Barbara; sons, Greg of Cocoa, Mark of Baltimore, MD and Eric of Merritt Island; and five grandchildren. No local services scheduled. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the United Way of Brevard, 1149 Lake Drive, Cocoa, FL 32922.
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By Ivan Penn and Ivan Penn,SUN STAFF | December 23, 2003
Eveleth Wilson "Pete" Bridgman Jr., a former Baltimore advertising executive and land preservationist, died of heart failure Wednesday at Cape Canaveral Hospital in Cocoa Beach, Fla. He was 75. He rose through the ranks at VanSant Dugdale, starting as a mailroom clerk and eventually becoming senior vice president. He left in 1973 to start his own firm in Annapolis, Bridgman Associates. A Baltimore native, Mr. Bridgman attended McDonogh School and was a 1944 graduate of City College. He studied at the Johns Hopkins University and Yale University before enlisting in the Army in 1947.
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September 13, 1997
Margy E. Goering, 67, teacher, performerMargy E. Goering, a teacher who performed in several local theatrical groups, died Sept. 2 of congestive heart failure at her -- West Baltimore residence. She was 67.Ms. Goering moved to Baltimore in 1989 from Mulvane, Kan., where she had been a high school theater arts and communications instructor. She also had performed in community, dinner and university theaters while living in Wichita, Kans.In the early 1990s, she taught communications in the Baltimore County Adult Education program and taught drama at the Cultural Arts Institute in Baltimore, St. Mark Parochial School and Catonsville Recreation Center.
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By Chris Cobbs and Chris Cobbs,The Orlando Sentinel | March 8, 2007
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Except for an interest in video games, they seemed so different. One was a skateboarder with a 12-foot halfpipe in his backyard, a guitarist in a rock group and the owner of a nickname - Kid Ego - that belied his shyness. The other was a DJ who disliked professional radio, a student who hated high school and college and who met his future wife in a computer lab. But Todd Sampson and Eric Marcoullier always had a special bond. Friends since fifth grade in Merritt Island, Fla., they eventually found their niche in the dot-com world as co-founders of MyBlogLog, an Orlando-based Web site that they sold Jan. 8 for a reported $10 million to Internet giant Yahoo.
NEWS
July 25, 2004
On July 20, 2004, SHEILA ROZICK, at Cape Canaveral Hospital. She was born in Baltimore, MD. She is survived by her son Billy Bierwirthl; daughter, Laura Scroggins; brother, Robert Burns, II; her sister, Susan Martin; and her granddaughter, Kayla Scroggins. Sheila was loved by all and will be missed deeply. A celebration of her life was held on Saturday, July 24, 10 A.M. at the Wylie-Baxley Merritt Island Funeral Home.
NEWS
October 21, 2005
On Friday October 14, 2005, GEORGE L. HENRY, 74, a retired engineer passed away. George was born and raised in Massachusetts. He lived in the Baltimore area for many years before moving to Brevard County in 1996. He is survived by his wife, Barbara; sons, Greg of Cocoa, Mark of Baltimore, MD and Eric of Merritt Island; and five grandchildren. No local services scheduled. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the United Way of Brevard, 1149 Lake Drive, Cocoa, FL 32922.
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April 29, 2005
On Tuesday, April 26, 2005, RITA EMMA COLE, (nee Hughes) beloved wife of the late Frank R. Cole, Jr., dear mother of Rita C. Scheeler, Robert D. Cole, Sr. and his wife, Mary Lou of Baltimore, MD and Barbara Bradley-Benn and her husband Steve of Merrit Island, FL. Also survived by eight grandsons and 19 great-grandchildren. Services will be held at the Wylie-Baxley Funeral Home, 1360 North Courtenay Parkway, Merritt Island, FL
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By Ivan Penn and Ivan Penn,SUN STAFF | December 23, 2003
Eveleth Wilson "Pete" Bridgman Jr., a former Baltimore advertising executive and land preservationist, died of heart failure Wednesday at Cape Canaveral Hospital in Cocoa Beach, Fla. He was 75. He rose through the ranks at VanSant Dugdale, starting as a mailroom clerk and eventually becoming senior vice president. He left in 1973 to start his own firm in Annapolis, Bridgman Associates. A Baltimore native, Mr. Bridgman attended McDonogh School and was a 1944 graduate of City College. He studied at the Johns Hopkins University and Yale University before enlisting in the Army in 1947.
NEWS
March 4, 2003
Helen M. McMahon, a volunteer and founder of the Poplar Ridge Neighborhood Association in her former Anne Arundel County community, died of a heart attack Feb. 25 at her home in Merritt Island, Fla. She was 76. Born in Baltimore and raised in Locust Point, Helen Merstof attended city public schools. She worked in the accounting department of the Procter & Gamble plant in Locust Point from 1940 until 1954. A longtime resident of Poplar Ridge, Mrs. McMahon helped establish the neighborhood association during the 1950s.
NEWS
September 13, 1997
Margy E. Goering, 67, teacher, performerMargy E. Goering, a teacher who performed in several local theatrical groups, died Sept. 2 of congestive heart failure at her -- West Baltimore residence. She was 67.Ms. Goering moved to Baltimore in 1989 from Mulvane, Kan., where she had been a high school theater arts and communications instructor. She also had performed in community, dinner and university theaters while living in Wichita, Kans.In the early 1990s, she taught communications in the Baltimore County Adult Education program and taught drama at the Cultural Arts Institute in Baltimore, St. Mark Parochial School and Catonsville Recreation Center.
NEWS
December 2, 2003
On November 28, 2003, GERTRUDE A. JOHNSON, in Merritt Island, Florida. She is preceded in death by her husband Andrew Johnson. Survived by three dear daughters, Margaret Moore, Sharon Reid and Faith Johnson. Also survived by five grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. Friends may call at the Loudon Park Funeral Home, on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M., where service will be held on Thursday at 11 A.M. Interment Baltimore National Cemetery. Donations may be made to the American Lung Association.
NEWS
March 28, 2006
On Saturday, March 25, LINWOOD D. PACE of Aberdeen, MD, formerly of Merritt Island, Florida, beloved husband of the late Beverly C. Pace, loving father of Michael and William Pace, Mary Ann Baublitz and Julia Prokic, dear brother to Samuel Padgett and Evelyn Broadwater A viewing will be held Wednesday, March 29, 3-5, 7-9 P.M. With a service at 7:00 P.M. at Tarring-Cargo Funeral Home, P.A., 333 South Parke Street, Aberdeen, MD. Rev. Nick Mc Donald will...
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