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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | February 23, 1997
Last week, the Scout Sunday Mass for the Archdiocese of Baltimore was celebrated at St. Philip Neri Roman Catholic Church. More than 300 Scouts and Scout leaders from the Baltimore area attended.St. Philip Neri Parish sponsors Cub Pack and Scout Troop 447, which serve more than 100 boys in the Linthicum area.The main celebrant was Baltimore Auxiliary Bishop William C. Newman. He was assisted by concelebrants Monsignor Francis X. Zorbach, pastor of St. Philip Neri, and the Rev. Thomas L. Phillips, who recently was appointed as archdiocesan Scouting chaplain by Cardinal William H. Keeler.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | September 27, 2012
Normally, they would be wearing their blue-and-gray school uniforms. But on Thursday, most of the students at St. Philip Neri School in Linthicum dressed in orange and black as they welcomed three Orioles players who congratulated the school for capturing the grand prize in the statewide "Go Orange" school challenge. Pitchers Jason Hammel, Tommy Hunter and Troy Patton, as well as the Oriole Bird and MASN broadcaster Jim Hunter, visited St. Philip Neri, which along with 30 other schools responded to the Orioles challenge to decorate their buildings in the team's colors.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,Special to the Sun | June 14, 1995
Congratulations to the graduates of St. Philip Neri School -- to those who moved onto high school and the little ones who left kindergarten for first grade.The eighth-grade Mass and commencement exercises took place June 2. The Mass was celebrated by Monsignor Francis X. Zorbach with the Rev. John Lippold and newly ordained Rev. Jack Fullen. Forty-seven students were given diplomas and awards by Monsignor Zorbach and principal Mary E. Healey.Ms. Healy is retiring, and she was presented with a diploma signed by everyone in the graduating class.
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December 29, 2008
GLORIA M. FORMWALT, a long time resident of Linthicum Heights and a homemaker for over 50 years, died December 24, 2008 at the Baltimore Washington Medical Center. She was 85 years old at the time of her passing. Mrs. Formwalt was predeceased by her husband, Robert G. Formwalt who passed in 2003. She is survived by three children and four grandchildren, Stacey, Brandie, Jill and Eric; two were sons, Robert G. Formwalt, Jr. of Cordova and Stephen G. Formwalt of Havre de Grace and one daughter, Catherine L. Posey of Millersville.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | January 25, 1998
CATHOLIC SCHOOLS Week will be celebrated today through Friday at St. Philip Neri church and school at 6401 Orchard Road.Programs built around the theme "Catholic Schools: Restoring Faith in Education" are planned for the students. Some of the events are open to parents, neighbors and friends.An open house will be held in the school building from 10 a.m. to 1 a.m. today. Registration for new students will be accepted.Tomorrow, "Imagimime," a pantomime troupe, will put on two shows for students, one for kindergartners through fourth-graders at 9: 30 a.m. and one for fifth-through eighth-graders at 10: 30 a.m.It will be classes as usual during an open house from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday so that visitors can see the school in action.
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By Rosalie M. Falter | July 14, 1992
Hats off to the young people of St. Philip Neri Parish who recently received awards, degrees and scholarships.Congratulations to:* Christina McMunn, who graduated from Anne Arundel Community College with an associate's degree in elementary education.* Andrew Lotz, a graduate of St. Philip Neri, for being salutatorian of North County High School and for being awarded a Maryland State Distinguished Scholar Scholarship to the University of Maryland at College Park.* Richard Bennett, who graduated with honors from St. John's University in New York.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | October 4, 1998
IN CELEBRATION of the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary, the Rev. Casimir Peterson of the Reparation Society of the Immaculate Heart of Mary will bring the Lady of Fatima Statue to St. Philip Neri Roman Catholic Parish for a crowning ceremony at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church in Linthicum HeightsThe evening begins with the recitation of the rosary, followed by a solemn procession with the crown. The Knights of Columbus will provide an honor guard.Members of the St. Philip Neri Sodality, Catholic Daughters, Bible study groups and the Men's Club will participate.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | March 26, 2000
ALL OF the hard work and talent of 15 pupils at St. Philip Neri School paid off as each returned home from this month's Anne Arundel County Science and Engineering Fair with ribbons and recognition. The school also has a connection with one of the fair's two grand-prize winners, Amanda Stevens -- a graduate who is a senior at North County High School. The St. Philip entries were selected from a field of 190 in the parochial school's science fair in January. Thirty-one judges from the National Security Agency spent a day reviewing the projects, with Lynette Shutty, a school parent, serving as liaison with the agency.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | March 3, 2002
PATRIOTIC performances and a salute to St. Patrick's Day are among the acts on the bill of the annual variety show staged by St. Philip Neri School on March 10. The public is welcome to an afternoon of entertainment starting at 2 p.m. in the new parish center. Pupils from kindergarten through eighth grade are participating in the show, which will include ballet, gymnastics, karate and contemporary dance performances. Keyboard players, comedians, country musicians and religious singers also will be featured.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | November 17, 1996
AN OPEN HOUSE. A fall festival. Breakfast with Santa. St. Philip Neri School will be the center of all three of these activities.Parents and visitors are invited to the open house from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday. The event, part of American Education Week, gives everyone in the community the opportunity to see the classrooms and meet the faculty and administrators.The parish will have its annual fall festival Friday in the parish school hall.Children and parents are invited from 9: 30 a.m. to 2: 30 p.m.; the public is invited from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.Events will include a snack wheel, Oriole wheel, cake wheel, tombola and other games.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,fred.rasmussen@baltsun.com | November 12, 2008
Monsignor Francis Xavier Zorbach, a popular parish priest who served at St. Philip Neri Roman Catholic Church for more than three decades, died Saturday of heart failure at Franklin Square Hospital Center. He was 81. Monsignor Zorbach was born in Baltimore, the sixth of eight children of George W. and Anna J. Zorbach. He was raised on Jefferson Street, near Patterson Park, and attended St. Elizabeth of Hungary Parochial School in East Baltimore. Monsignor Zorbach was a 1946 graduate of St.
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By Susan Gvozdas and Susan Gvozdas,Special to The Sun | May 18, 2008
Teacher Barbara Garber said that she has not heard Teresa Baker raise her voice once in the 13 years that the principal has been at St. Philip Neri School. Baker, she said, handles every problem with gentleness and respect. "That patience - she's been a model for me," said Garber, who has taught at the school for 40 years. Baker, 60, a former nun, has presided over major changes, helping the Roman Catholic school in Linthicum Heights manage a $2 million addition in 2001, which included a library, computer center, art room and day care facility.
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March 14, 2006
MARY FITZMAURICE BOYLE, beloved teacher at Glen Burnie High School for 31 years before her retirement in 1975. She passed away on March 12, 2006. She moved to the Charlestown Retirement Community in 1999 after residing in Linthicum for fifty-five years. Visitation will be held at the family owned Singleton Funeral Home, 1 Second Ave SW (at Crain Hwy) Glen Burnie on Tuesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm. A mass of Christian burial will be held on Wednesday at 9 AM at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church.
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October 16, 2005
On October 14, 2005 HILDA "JILL" BURKENTINE, of Linthicum. Devoted wife of the late Raymond E. Burkentine, beloved mother of John R. Burkentine, Ray E. Burkentine Jr., and Jill Ann Blunt, caring sister of the late Marino Biri, Erena O'Brien and Jane Ziminitski, cherished grandmother of 8 and great-grandmother of 15. The family will receive visitors at the family owned SINGLETON FUNERAL HOME, 1 Second Avenue SW (at Crain Hwy) Glen Burnie on Sunday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday at 9 A.M. at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church.
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September 16, 2005
Spaghetti dinner planned at Pasadena Methodist Pasadena United Methodist Church, 61 Ritchie Highway, Pasadena, will have a spaghetti dinner today from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The meal includes spaghetti, salad, Italian bread, a drink and dessert. Adults pay $8, children ages 5 to 10 pay $5, children 4 and younger are admitted free. 410-647-3090. Severna Park Aglow outreach meeting is Wed. Severna Park Aglow will hold an outreach meeting Wednesday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Youth Center, 617 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd.
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June 26, 2005
DOROTHY M. SAMPSON, a resident of Mariner Health in Glen Burnie, MD, died on June 21, 2005. She was 89. She was born on June 20, 1916. Daughter of the late Thomas A. Armiger and Theresa A. Gavin. Mrs. Sampson was a member of St. Philip Neri Catholic Church. Mrs. Sampson is survived by her children Charles K., Edward L., Merrill K. and Maxine K. Armstrong and Dorothy R. Sampson. She was also a beloved sister, aunt, grandmother, and great-grandmother. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by son William T. Armstrong and her husbands William Leo Armstrong and Raymond E. Sampson.
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By Rosalie Falter and Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | November 18, 2001
CARDINAL WILLIAM H. Keeler came to Linthicum recently to bless the cornerstone and preside over dedication ceremonies for the new parish center at St. Philip Neri Church. At the ceremony Nov. 10, Keeler, the archbishop of Baltimore, thanked Monsignor Francis X. Zorbach, pastor of St. Philip, for his leadership in overseeing the construction of the multipurpose building. He thanked the architect and the contractor, and he thanked the congregation for its support of the project. "I am delighted to have this opportunity to affirm how much the church and school means to the whole community in light of what happened on Sept.
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April 13, 2005
On April 11, 2005, DEANNA MARY NEHRING, of Glen Burnie; beloved wife of the late Joseph Nehring; devoted mother of Susan V. Marques, Sandy G. Ladrech and Sarah V. Nehring; loving sister of Maracline Cantwell and Mary, Robert and Rosalie Norris; cherished grandmother of three. A Funeral Ceremony will be held at 10 A.M., on Friday at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church. Interment Glen Haven Memorial Park. Arrangements by Singleton Funeral Home. Memorials in her name would be appreciated to St. Philip Neri, 6405 N. Orchard Road, Linthicum, MD 21090.
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