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November 18, 2003
HERRMANN EDWARD FREDERICK, JR., 88 of Baltimore died on Monday, November 17, 2003 in Pompano Beach, FL. Mr. Herrmann worked for Weaverly Press for many years and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. He is survived by his loving wife, Marguerite; son, Edward F. (Barbara) Herrmann, III; grandchildren, Edward F. Herrmann, IV and Michele Herrmann-Brewer and one great-grandchildLocal arrangements were made by KRAEER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER, Pompani Beach, FL
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | June 21, 2013
Richard A. Lowndes, a flight instructor and master picture framer, died June 15 of complications after heart surgery at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. The former Riderwood resident was 61. The son of a Maryland National Bank executive and a fine-arts appraiser, Richard Arden Lowndes was born in Baltimore and raised on Springway Road in Riderwood. He used his middle name of Arden. Mr. Lowndes was a great-grandson of Lloyd Lowndes Jr., who was elected Maryland governor in 1896.
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By Fred Rasmussen and Fred Rasmussen,Sun Staff Writer | July 14, 1994
Arthur G. Hobbs, a retired locomotive engineer and artist, died Monday of cancer at his home in Pompano Beach, Fla.The former resident of Woodlea Avenue in Northeast Baltimore was 78.He retired from the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1976 after a 36-year career. He began his service with the Pennsy firing steam engines and was based in Baltimore's Orangeville roundhouse. A year later, he was promoted to engineer.He worked passenger and freight trains on the old Maryland Division of the railroad and later ran trains between Washington and New York.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | October 2, 2011
Elizabeth Douglas Miller, a homemaker and volunteer, died of heart failure Sept. 18 at her daughter's Pompano Beach, Fla., home. She was 94 and lived in Pinehurst. Born Elizabeth Townsend Douglas in Baltimore and raised on Cloverhill Road in Tuscany-Canterbury, she was a 1934 Roland Park Country School graduate. She married J. Beverly Miller, a co-founder of the Graymar Co., a business machine firm on St. Paul Street in Charles Village. Mrs. Miller lived for many years on Bellona Avenue, where she raised her five children.
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By Knight-Ridder News Service | May 14, 1993
POMPANO BEACH, Fla. -- Olive Preito was a geriatric miracle at the state retirement office: The long-time public school teacher had turned 107 in January and was still going strong, cashing her monthly pension checks at a military surplus store in Pompano Beach.She was so active that she never was around when state workers called her apartment last spring. She was at the doctor's office, in bed or simply not at home, relatives said.What Olive Preito really was, was dead. Since 1950.So, who was cashing the checks?
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December 4, 1995
Helen E. K. Davis, 83, worked for Hutzler'sHelen E. K. Davis, who worked during the 1950s and 1960s in the cosmetics department at Hutzler's, died of a stroke Nov. 26 at a hospital in Pompano Beach, Fla. She was 83.Mrs. Davis, who moved to Pompano Beach seven years ago, lived for many years in Idlewylde in Baltimore County and for several years in Fenwick Island, Del.She was born Helen Kendig in Atlantic City, N.J., and worked for the telephone company there before moving to Baltimore in 1947.
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October 31, 2004
On October 29, 2004, GEORGE GILBERT MARTIN, beloved husband of the late Rose A. Martin (nee Mitchell), dear father of Elaine Gilner and her husband James and the late Robert Martin. Also survived by several nieces and nephews Friends may call at the family owned Bruzdzinski Funeral Home, P.A., 1407 Old Eastern Ave., Essex at Rte. 702 (beltway exit 36) on Sunday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Funeral services on Monday at 1 P.M. Interment Meadowridge Memorial Park JR. "Mike", of Pompano Beach, FL, formerly from Ellicott City.
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May 19, 1999
Wade L. Wilson, 91, founder of Chesapeake Furniture Co.Wade L. Wilson, a founder of Chesapeake Furniture Co. whose unique promotions promised customers a ride in his airplane or a cruise on his yacht, died Saturday of heart failure at his home in Pompano Beach, Fla. The former Towson resident was 91.Mr. Wilson started the furniture company in 1949 in his Dundalk Avenue home and later expanded to stores on Holabird Avenue and in Towson.He sold the business and Wilson Enterprises Inc. in 1974 and moved to Pompano Beach.
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August 17, 1991
Helen L. YoungRetired teacherHelen L. Young, a retired teacher, died Aug. 15 of congestive heart failure. She was 92.Mrs. Young was born in Baltimore and graduated from Western High School in 1917. She studied at the Bard Avon School, which was a finishing school in Baltimore, then attended the University of Chicago.In the 1960s, she went back to school and graduated with a degree in elementary education at what was then known as Towson State College. Mrs. Young taught at various schools in the Baltimore area.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | September 30, 2011
Elizabeth Douglas Miller, a homemaker and volunteer, died of heart failure Sept. 18 at her daughter's Pompano Beach, Fla., home. She was 94 and lived in Pinehurst. Born Elizabeth Townsend Douglas in Baltimore and raised on Cloverhill Road in Tuscany-Canterbury, she was a 1934 Roland Park Country School graduate. She married J. Beverly Miller, a co-founder of the Graymar Co., a business machine firm on St. Paul Street in Charles Village. Mrs. Miller lived for many years on Bellona Avenue, where she raised her five children.
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By ROBERT NOLIN AND JEAN-PAUL RENAUD and ROBERT NOLIN AND JEAN-PAUL RENAUD,SOUTH FLORIDA SUN-SENTINEL | October 28, 2005
FORT LAUDERDALE, FLA. -- Offering words of encouragement and the promise of "ships coming in" with gas, President Bush toured fuel-thirsty South Florida yesterday, meeting with local officials and a storm-stunned public as the area lurched uncertainly toward recovery. "Soon, more and more houses will have their electricity back on and life will get back to normal," Bush told a crowd of nearly 100 waiting at a lunch distribution center in Pompano Beach. "In the meantime, the federal government, working with the state and local government, is responding as best as we possibly can."
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October 31, 2004
On October 29, 2004, GEORGE GILBERT MARTIN, beloved husband of the late Rose A. Martin (nee Mitchell), dear father of Elaine Gilner and her husband James and the late Robert Martin. Also survived by several nieces and nephews Friends may call at the family owned Bruzdzinski Funeral Home, P.A., 1407 Old Eastern Ave., Essex at Rte. 702 (beltway exit 36) on Sunday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Funeral services on Monday at 1 P.M. Interment Meadowridge Memorial Park JR. "Mike", of Pompano Beach, FL, formerly from Ellicott City.
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November 18, 2003
HERRMANN EDWARD FREDERICK, JR., 88 of Baltimore died on Monday, November 17, 2003 in Pompano Beach, FL. Mr. Herrmann worked for Weaverly Press for many years and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. He is survived by his loving wife, Marguerite; son, Edward F. (Barbara) Herrmann, III; grandchildren, Edward F. Herrmann, IV and Michele Herrmann-Brewer and one great-grandchildLocal arrangements were made by KRAEER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION CENTER, Pompani Beach, FL
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By Laura Vozzella and Laura Vozzella,SUN STAFF | March 8, 2001
The former owner of a Baltimore waste oil firm pleaded guilty yesterday to ordering the destruction of company records sought for an investigation of a discharge of about 10,000 gallons of oil into the city's sewer system. Howard J. Goldstein, who was a corporate officer and principal owner of A&A Waste Oil Co., pleaded guilty to one count of obstruction of justice before Judge J. Frederick Motz in U.S. District Court in Baltimore. Motz set a May 4 sentencing date for Goldstein, who could receive a maximum of 10 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
NEWS
May 19, 1999
Wade L. Wilson, 91, founder of Chesapeake Furniture Co.Wade L. Wilson, a founder of Chesapeake Furniture Co. whose unique promotions promised customers a ride in his airplane or a cruise on his yacht, died Saturday of heart failure at his home in Pompano Beach, Fla. The former Towson resident was 91.Mr. Wilson started the furniture company in 1949 in his Dundalk Avenue home and later expanded to stores on Holabird Avenue and in Towson.He sold the business and Wilson Enterprises Inc. in 1974 and moved to Pompano Beach.
NEWS
December 4, 1995
Helen E. K. Davis, 83, worked for Hutzler'sHelen E. K. Davis, who worked during the 1950s and 1960s in the cosmetics department at Hutzler's, died of a stroke Nov. 26 at a hospital in Pompano Beach, Fla. She was 83.Mrs. Davis, who moved to Pompano Beach seven years ago, lived for many years in Idlewylde in Baltimore County and for several years in Fenwick Island, Del.She was born Helen Kendig in Atlantic City, N.J., and worked for the telephone company there before moving to Baltimore in 1947.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | June 21, 2013
Richard A. Lowndes, a flight instructor and master picture framer, died June 15 of complications after heart surgery at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. The former Riderwood resident was 61. The son of a Maryland National Bank executive and a fine-arts appraiser, Richard Arden Lowndes was born in Baltimore and raised on Springway Road in Riderwood. He used his middle name of Arden. Mr. Lowndes was a great-grandson of Lloyd Lowndes Jr., who was elected Maryland governor in 1896.
NEWS
February 3, 1995
Thomasine JohnsonNurseThomasine Finley Johnson, a nurse in Baltimore and other cities, died Jan. 27 of cancer at a hospital in Pompano Beach, Fla. She was 48.She had worked at Spring Grove Hospital Center, Provident Hospital and its successor, Liberty Medical Center, in the 1980s.In the early 1990s, she worked briefly at a Navy hospital in San Diego, as a visiting nurse in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and most recently at mental hospitals in Miramar, Fla.Born in Moundsville, W.Va., she was a 1977 graduate of a licensed practical nursing program in Pittsburgh.
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