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August 19, 2007
On August 14, 2007, STELLA DAVIS CHEW; devoted aunt of Richard E. Jenkins. Friends may call at the FAMILY OWNED MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC., 4300 Wabash Avenue, on Monday after 8:30 A.M., where the family will receive friends on Tuesday at 11:30 A.M. Funeral services will follow at 12 P.M.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | January 2, 2014
Katherine E. Rafalko, a retired Stella Maris nursing supervisor who had been a World War II Army nurse and treated Battle of the Bulge casualties, died of heart disease Monday at her Timonium home. She was 91. Born Katherine Kinney in Rochester, N.Y., she attended Mercy High School and St. Mary's Hospital School of Nursing, where she earned a diploma in 1943. "She was in her second year of nursing school when Pearl Harbor was attacked. After seeing a movie sponsored by the Red Cross, 'So Proudly We Hail,' she was inspired to volunteer for the U.S. Army Nurse Corps," said her daughter, Virginia Rafalko Canter of Bethesda.
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March 17, 2007
On March 11, 2007, STELLA TRUSZKOWSKI, age 99, past away in Burnnell, FL, beloved wife of the late Frank Truskowski, devoted mother of Regina Kush, Raymond R. Truszkowski, Sr., and the late Milton Truszkowski, and Robert C. Truszkowski, Sr. Also survived by 12 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and numerous relatives and friends. Arrangements by Watts Funeral Home, San Mato, FL. Interment private.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun | November 12, 2012
Sister Louis Mary Battle, a medical administrator who was called the vision behind the expansion of care for the elderly, dementia patients and the dying at Stella Maris in Timonium, died Friday of complications from autoimmune disease and osteoarthritis at the institution where she worked for many years. She was 79. "Sister Louis Mary was an intelligent, good-humored, strong leader, and there was never a doubt about what she was thinking," said Sister M. Karen McNally, the chief administrative officer of Stella Maris, who is a fellow member of the Sisters of Mercy.
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May 14, 2003
On Sunday, May 11, 2003, VIRGINIA FOWLER STELLA, beloved wife of the late Joseph Charles Stella; sister of Eva Korhnak and Mary Smith, both of Pittsburgh, and the late Evelyn Fowler, Pete Fowler, Bill Fowler and Mable Krausz. devoted aunt of Cheryl Krausz-DeLuca and William Krausz, and many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at Loring Byers Funeral Directors, Inc., 8728 Liberty Rd (2 miles W. of Beltway exit 18-B) Wednesday 7 to 9 P.M. Memorial Service at a later date.
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March 2, 2003
On February 27, 2003, STELLA REFFITT, of Glen Burnie, beloved mother of Joan Collins, Gail Hart and Phyllis Snyder. Loving sister of Mabel, Noreen, and Virginia. Loving grandmother of nine, great grandmother of 14 and great great grandmother of one. The family will receive visitors at the SINGLETON FUNERAL HOME, P.A., 1 Second Avenue, S.W. (at Crain Hwy), Glen Burnie from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Monday. The Funeral Ceremony will be held on Tuesday at 11 A.M. in the funeral home chapel. Interment in Glen Haven Memorial Park.
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May 31, 1991
Stella Brannan, a retired member of the housekeeping staff at the main offices of the Baltimore Gas and Electric Co., died Wednesday of heart failure at the Meridian-Catonsville Nursing Center.She was 88 and had been a Drew Street resident for many years.Services for Mrs. Brannan were being held today at the Charles S. Zeiler & Son Inc. funeral establishment, 6224 Eastern Ave.She retired about 30 years ago after working many years in BG&E's downtown offices. Before moving to Drew Street in the early 1940s, she had lived near Patterson Park, where she often provided snacks for neighborhood youths playing baseball and other sports in the park.
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May 30, 2012
The Counseling Center Stella Maris, 2300 Dulaney Valley Road, Timonium, is offering the following support groups. Registration required, call 410-252-4500, extension 7291. • Loss of a Loved One, Wednesday, June 6, 7-8:30 p.m. This is a consecutive six-week program for $120. • Loss of Spouse or Significant Other, Tuesday, June 5, 7-8:30 p.m. This is a consecutive six-week program for $120. • Loss of a Child. Please call 410-252-4500, Ext. 7291, to inquire.
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By Katie V. Jones | May 13, 2012
Stella Maris retirement and care center in Timonium has been undergoing a "green initiative" for the last year and a half. While the green movement has involved traditional steps — such as replacing light bulbs and recycling cans and paper — the biggest changes are in the food department, where utensils made from cornstarch and bowls made from sugar cane are now the norm. Available right now only in the center's retail cafe, the new utensils and plates are one of many steps the food department is taking to cut down its waste, according to Cheryl Mohn, director of dietary services for Stella Maris.
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By Candus Thomson, The Baltimore Sun | October 9, 2011
Toothpaste and spiritual comfort share space in the double-wide storefront in Dundalk. Magazines and snacks fill crannies and shelves, racks hold donated sweatshirts and winter jackets and somehow, wedged toward the back, is a quiet corner to make a phone call or connect via Skype with family members half a world away. When you are at sea for months at a time, delivering cargo to ports around the globe, the tiny Stella Maris International Seafarers Center can seem like a palace stuffed with the good things of life.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | August 31, 2011
Constance L. "Connie" Cucina, a longtime volunteer at Stella Maris Hospice where she had been a familiar figure in the gift shop helping patients and their families for more than 20 years, died Monday of pancreatic cancer at her Towson home. She was 78. The daughter of a wholesale produce broker and a homemaker, Constance Lee Demarco was born in Baltimore and raised on Cold Spring Lane and Springhill Avenue. She was a 1951 graduate of Seton High School. Four years later, she married Samuel D. Cucina, who was also in wholesale produce.
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August 15, 2011
Each week The Sun's John McIntyre presents a moderately obscure but evocative word with which you may not be familiar — another brick to add to the wall of your working vocabulary. This week's word: CRAQUELURE You've seen the pattern of fine cracks in the paint and varnish of a painting, caused by shrinkage, but you may not have known that there is a term for it, craquelure (pronounced krak-LOOR). It comes from the French verb craqueler , "to crackle.
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August 15, 2011
Maryland AGC, the Maryland Chapter of the Associated General Contractors of America, has elected Stella Miller, president and owner of Stella May Contracting, as chairman of the board for the period July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2013. Also elected were Jeffrey Hargrave, president of Mahogany, Inc., as first vice chairman, Steve Crist, vice president of J. H. Hampshire, Inc., as second vice chairman, and Christopher Tripp, heavy civil manager Mid Atlantic for Joseph B. Fay Company, as secretary/treasurer.
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By Jacques Kelly, The Baltimore Sun and Baltimore Sun reporter | June 29, 2011
Sister Stella Marko, a member of the School Sisters of Notre Dame who taught in parochial schools and worked in an orphanage, died of congestive heart failure June 18 at her order's motherhouse in the Woodbrook section of Baltimore County. She was 87. She was born Patricia Stella Marko in Philadelphia. In an autobiographical sketch, she wrote that she was enamored of the nuns whose convent was next door to her family's home. After attending public schools, she became a secretary and stenographer.
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