November 20, 2010
Ruby Friese Shubkagle, a retired Morgan State University educator whose teaching career spanned more than 50 years, died Nov. 3 in her sleep at College Manor in Lutherville. She was 97. Dr. Shubkagle was born and raised in Westminster, where she graduated from Westminster High School in 1931. She earned a degree from what was then the Towson State Normal School and earned a master's degree from the Johns Hopkins University. She earned another master's degree and her Ph.D.
February 9, 2010
On February 3, 2010 RUBY MAE HARPER loving mother of Gloria Brown, Gloria Harper, Kathy Harper, Mary Harper, Angela Lance, Otis and Freddie Harper. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren, 5 great-grand and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may visit the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, 4300 Wabash Avenue on Wednesday after 9. Family will receive friends on Thursday at Calvary Baptist Church, 3911 Garrison Blvd. at 11 followed by funeral services at 11:30.
January 30, 2010
Ruby Elizabeth Truelove, The family will have a private burial in the Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens in Timonium, Maryland. A Memorial service will be announced at a later date. Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory, 230 Frontier Drive in Staunton is in charge of her arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.coffmanfuneralhome.net
January 28, 2010
HOWARD C. RUBY, passed away January 26, 2010, he was 83. Burial services will be held January 30, 2010 at Hafar Funeral Services, 1302 National Highway, LaVale, MD. 301-729-5000.
November 10, 2009
On November 8, 2009, RUBY ELIZABETH (nee Harris) LOWMAN, cherished daughter of the late Elizabeth D. (nee Crickmore) and Robert Harris, Sr., devoted mother of Carroll E. Cooke, Jr., and Deborah Cooke, admired sister of Velda Andreone, Jeannie Hoffman, Robert Harris, Jr., and George Harris, also survived by six grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Visitation for family and friends will be held on Thursday, November 12, 2009 from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM with Funeral Services being held at 8:00 PM in the HUBBARD FUNERAL HOME, INC., 4107 Wilkens Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland.
October 18, 2009
Lois Ruby Kershaw, a homemaker active in her church as a nursing home volunteer, died of cancer Oct. 11 at Gilchrist Hospice Care. The Ruxton resident was 90. Born Lois Mae Ruby in Baltimore, she was a 1937 Western High School graduate. She also studied classical concert piano at the Peabody Conservatory of Music for six years. She met her future husband, Harvey Barnsley Kershaw Jr., while both were members at Roland Avenue Methodist Church. They married in 1943. "With her devoted support and encouragement, Mr. Kershaw went on to be president and chairman of the Provident Bank of Maryland," said her son, Judge Robert Barnsley Kershaw of Baltimore, who serves on the Circuit Court for Baltimore City.