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July 26, 2006
Nora E. Wagner, a registered nurse and homemaker, died of heart failure Sunday at Chester River Hospital Center in Chestertown. She was 89. Nora Edwards was born and raised in Ingleside, Va., and was a 1939 graduate of the old Union Memorial Hospital School of Nursing. She was an operating room nurse supervisor for eight years until her 1947 marriage to Dr. John Alfred Wagner, professor of medicine and chairman of the pathology department at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
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November 17, 1990
Services for Isabelle C. Davis, who used her training as a nurse in volunteer work, will be held at 10 a.m. today at the Second English Lutheran Church, 5010 Briarclift Road, in the Hunting Ridge area.Mrs. Davis, who was 90 and lived on Fernhill Avenue, died Sunday at Baltimore County General Hospital after a short illness.The former Isabelle Courtney was born in Gouldsboro, Pa., and graduated from the Moses Taylor Hospital nursing school in Scranton, Pa. While in nursing school, she worked at the Manhattan Maternity Hospital and the Henry Street Settlement in New York City.
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March 29, 1991
Sue Holman-Audi, a registered nurse at the state's Crownsville Hospital Center, died of cancer Tuesday at University Hospital. She was 54.The former Sue Wilkerson was a native of Greenville, Miss., and had held health-care jobs with state and private agencies and hospitals since she first moved to the Baltimore area about 27 years ago.Her family described Ms. Holman-Audi as "a professional student" because of her love of taking courses at various colleges in the area, including Loyola College, the Community College of Baltimore and the University of Maryland Baltimore County, where she received a bachelor's degree in psychology in 1977.
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September 17, 2006
Judith Susan Schaumburg, a department store claims adjuster and nurse, died of cancer Wednesday at the Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. The Perry Hall resident was 54. Born Judith Susan Sherwood in Petersburg, W.Va., and raised in Oakland in Garrett County, she earned a nursing diploma in 1973 from Maryland General Hospital, where she was head nurse in a surgical floor. She later earned a bachelor's degree in business from the University of Baltimore. From 1981 to 1986, she taught nursing at Eastern Vocational-Technical High School in Baltimore County.
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By Doug Donovan, The Baltimore Sun and The Baltimore Sun | July 11, 2014
On the night that 10-year-old Damaud Martin died at a troubled group home in Anne Arundel County, there were not enough staffers to handle the care specified for its severely disabled residents, according to the nurse on duty at the time. Mary Zelio, who was watching over Damaud and two other residents, said Friday that each of their care plans called for the home's operator, LifeLine Inc., to provide one-on-one nursing. But she was the only LifeLine nurse on duty in the apartment, one of four the state contractor has used for its group home for disabled foster children.
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By Joe Nawrozki and Joe Nawrozki,SUN STAFF | May 29, 2000
Theresa Mae Robb, a picture in courage who battled tremendous odds to help others heal as an emergency room nurse at North Arundel Hospital, died May 21 at her apartment in Odenton. She was 24. Miss Robb was born with a congenital birth defect called cystic hygroma, a vascular malformation that causes the growth of benign facial tumors. Miss Robb, who had underwent more than 20 surgical procedures in her life, had been treated recently at Johns Hopkins Hospital for complications from major surgery.
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By Karen Zeiler and Karen Zeiler,Contributing Writer | November 7, 1994
Joyce Hinton, a retired nurse whose work and volunteer activities touched people in four states, died Wednesday of a heart attack at her home in Columbia. She was 90.Mrs. Hinton's commitment to helping others began in Florida in 1926, when she came to the aid of hurricane victims as a Red Cross volunteer. Her dedication was still evident two weeks ago at Vantage House Retirement Community in Columbia, where she read to the visually impaired."She helped so many people and lived a very rich life," said her son-in-law, Frank Westbrook of Columbia.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | June 23, 2009
M. Michele Hancock, a retired registered nurse who had worked at several area hospitals, died of adenoid cystic carcinoma June 12 at the Jewish Healthcare Center in Worcester, Mass. The former Cross Keys resident was 58. M. Michele Hendricks was born and raised in Reisterstown. She was a 1968 graduate of Western High School and earned an associate's degree in nursing from Baltimore Community College in 1970. Mrs. Hendricks worked at Johns Hopkins Hospital, where she specialized in adult neurology, and later at South Baltimore General and Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
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By Robert A. Erlandson | October 15, 1995
FIFTY YEARS AGO, former Japanese dictator Hideki Tojo tried to cheat the hangman when orders went out for his arrest as a war criminal. Marking his heart location with a crayon, he shot himself in the chest with a pistol.Although other senior officers committed suicide after Japan's surrender Sept. 2, 1945, Tojo bungled his attempt.His wound was serious but not fatal. A top U.S. Army medical team, including 1st Lt. Rebecca Schmidt, a 26-year-old nurse from Long Green, Baltimore County, was assembled to nurse the 60-year-old former strongman so he could stand trial.
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September 27, 2002
Lorraine W. Schmidt, a homemaker and former nurse, died Wednesday of complications from pneumonia at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. She was 84 and lived in Timonium. She was an emergency room nurse in the 1940s at what is now Mercy Medical Center, and later the nurse at Camp Deerwood, a boys' summer camp in Holderness, N.H. Lorraine West was born in Baltimore and raised on Kenwood Avenue. She was a 1936 graduate of Seton High School and earned a degree from the old Mercy Hospital School of Nursing.
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