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June 1, 2008
Talia Marie Pleasant, a 4-year-old whose battle with cancer drew wide support across two counties, died of the disease May 24 at Johns Hopkins Hospital with her parents, Jerome and Leda, at her side. Family, friends, neighbors and strangers helped the Pleasant family, of Joppa, as the father and daughter both struggled with rare forms of cancer. Communities in Harford and Baltimore counties, particularly in Essex, home of Talia's extended family, donated time and money, organized silent auctions, car washes and prayer circles.
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June 1, 2008
Talia Marie Pleasant, a 4-year-old whose battle with cancer drew wide support across two counties, died of the disease May 24 at Johns Hopkins Hospital with her parents, Jerome and Leda, at her side. Family, friends, neighbors and strangers helped the Pleasant family, of Joppa, as the father and daughter both struggled with rare forms of cancer. Communities in Harford and Baltimore counties, particularly in Essex, home of Talia's extended family, donated time and money, organized silent auctions, car washes and prayer circles.
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By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Sun Reporter | November 28, 2006
Dressed in a pink nightgown and holding a doll, Talia Pleasant celebrated her third birthday in a hospital room at Johns Hopkins Children's Center, where she was undergoing chemotherapy for a rare form of brain cancer. The youngster with big brown eyes, who also battled adrenal cancer, has impressed those around her with how bravely she handles the treatments. On the internet To see a multimedia slideshow about the Pleasants, go to baltimoresun.com/ familyties
SPORTS
By Christian Ewell and Christian Ewell,Sun reporter | March 6, 2007
Nearly four years ago, Rashida Suber barely knew Coppin State existed. "I was like, `Where is that?'" she said. "`I've never heard of that. Is that Division I?'" Suber had just lost her basketball scholarship from Marshall after failing to meet eligibility standards. The West Baltimore school and Rider were interested in her. Sufficiently assured that Coppin was Division I, the 5-foot-8 guard from Reading, Pa., found comfort with the Eagles, who have leaned on her talents in turn. As Coppin (23-6, 18-0)
NEWS
April 3, 2003
On March 25, 2003, SHIRLEY MAY McKNIGHT, beloved mother of Jamice Brown. Also surviving: granddaughter Talia Jeannine Brown, and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST INC., on Friday after 8:30 A.M., where the family will receive friends on Saturday at 11:30, followed by Funeral Services 12 noon.
NEWS
December 12, 2003
On December 9, 2003; BABY GIRLDESTINEE J. BIGGS; loving daughter Dione Biggs and Talia Bastfield. Friends may call at Nutter Funeral Home, Inc., 2501 Gwynns Falls Parkway on Friday 3 to 8 PM. Family will receive friends at New Elizabeth Baptist Church, 4901 Park Heights Avenue on Saturday 10 to 10:30 AM with Funeral Services immediately following. Interment at Arbutus Memorial Park.
NEWS
March 28, 2006
on March 23, 2006, BERNARDROTENBERG, of San Francisco; beloved husband of Irene (Raskin) Rotenberg; devoted father of Michael Rotenberg and Mark Rotenberg, both of Los Angeles; beloved father-in-law of Jill Rotenberg; devoted opah of Noah Samuel and Talia Rose Rotenberg; beloved brother of Wolfgang Rotenberg of Baltimore. Services were held in San Francisco. In mourning at 3501 Taney Road, through Thursday morning. Contributions in his memory may be made to Yeshivat Rambam, Naomi Tova Rotenberg Memorial Early Childhood Fund, 6300 Park Heights Ave., Baltimore, MD 21215.
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By Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan and Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan,SUN STAFF | March 2, 2001
It speaks volumes when: a) a movie has an inane title such as "See Spot Run" and b) David Arquette is its main draw. If you're deducing that it's best to pass on this film, congratulations! You've just won an evening that wasn't wasted on 95 minutes of flat jokes, cheap dog poop humor and the mostly unfunny Arquette. Arquette - who was good in "Never Been Kissed" but is best known for his real-life role of Mr. Courteney Cox - stars as Gordon Smith, an immature Seattle mail carrier who is infatuated with his pretty neighbor Stephanie.
NEWS
November 13, 2005
On Wednesday, November 9, 2005, PAUL SCHER, beloved husband of Randy Smolen Scher (nee Ezersky), loving father of Susan Ann Scher of Baltimore, MD, devoted brother of Linda Lee Scher of Baltimore, MD and the late H. David Scher, loving grandfather of Talia (Talya) Scher. Also survived by other nieces and former husband of Mary Scher. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road at Mt. Wilson on Sunday, November 13 at 1 P.M. Interment Har Sinai Congregation Cemetery-Garrison Forest Road.
SPORTS
By Christian Ewell and Christian Ewell,Sun reporter | March 6, 2007
Nearly four years ago, Rashida Suber barely knew Coppin State existed. "I was like, `Where is that?'" she said. "`I've never heard of that. Is that Division I?'" Suber had just lost her basketball scholarship from Marshall after failing to meet eligibility standards. The West Baltimore school and Rider were interested in her. Sufficiently assured that Coppin was Division I, the 5-foot-8 guard from Reading, Pa., found comfort with the Eagles, who have leaned on her talents in turn. As Coppin (23-6, 18-0)
NEWS
By Mary Gail Hare and Mary Gail Hare,Sun Reporter | November 28, 2006
Dressed in a pink nightgown and holding a doll, Talia Pleasant celebrated her third birthday in a hospital room at Johns Hopkins Children's Center, where she was undergoing chemotherapy for a rare form of brain cancer. The youngster with big brown eyes, who also battled adrenal cancer, has impressed those around her with how bravely she handles the treatments. On the internet To see a multimedia slideshow about the Pleasants, go to baltimoresun.com/ familyties
NEWS
March 28, 2006
on March 23, 2006, BERNARDROTENBERG, of San Francisco; beloved husband of Irene (Raskin) Rotenberg; devoted father of Michael Rotenberg and Mark Rotenberg, both of Los Angeles; beloved father-in-law of Jill Rotenberg; devoted opah of Noah Samuel and Talia Rose Rotenberg; beloved brother of Wolfgang Rotenberg of Baltimore. Services were held in San Francisco. In mourning at 3501 Taney Road, through Thursday morning. Contributions in his memory may be made to Yeshivat Rambam, Naomi Tova Rotenberg Memorial Early Childhood Fund, 6300 Park Heights Ave., Baltimore, MD 21215.
NEWS
November 13, 2005
On Wednesday, November 9, 2005, PAUL SCHER, beloved husband of Randy Smolen Scher (nee Ezersky), loving father of Susan Ann Scher of Baltimore, MD, devoted brother of Linda Lee Scher of Baltimore, MD and the late H. David Scher, loving grandfather of Talia (Talya) Scher. Also survived by other nieces and former husband of Mary Scher. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS., INC., 8900 Reisterstown Road at Mt. Wilson on Sunday, November 13 at 1 P.M. Interment Har Sinai Congregation Cemetery-Garrison Forest Road.
NEWS
December 12, 2003
On December 9, 2003; BABY GIRLDESTINEE J. BIGGS; loving daughter Dione Biggs and Talia Bastfield. Friends may call at Nutter Funeral Home, Inc., 2501 Gwynns Falls Parkway on Friday 3 to 8 PM. Family will receive friends at New Elizabeth Baptist Church, 4901 Park Heights Avenue on Saturday 10 to 10:30 AM with Funeral Services immediately following. Interment at Arbutus Memorial Park.
NEWS
April 3, 2003
On March 25, 2003, SHIRLEY MAY McKNIGHT, beloved mother of Jamice Brown. Also surviving: granddaughter Talia Jeannine Brown, and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST INC., on Friday after 8:30 A.M., where the family will receive friends on Saturday at 11:30, followed by Funeral Services 12 noon.
FEATURES
By Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan and Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan,SUN STAFF | March 2, 2001
It speaks volumes when: a) a movie has an inane title such as "See Spot Run" and b) David Arquette is its main draw. If you're deducing that it's best to pass on this film, congratulations! You've just won an evening that wasn't wasted on 95 minutes of flat jokes, cheap dog poop humor and the mostly unfunny Arquette. Arquette - who was good in "Never Been Kissed" but is best known for his real-life role of Mr. Courteney Cox - stars as Gordon Smith, an immature Seattle mail carrier who is infatuated with his pretty neighbor Stephanie.
FEATURES
By Los Angeles Times | October 31, 1990
HOLLYWOOD -- All the magazine editors who took a leap of faith by featuring stars from "The Godfather, Part III" on their November and December covers can relax: Paramount Pictures will release "Godfather III" on Christmas Day after all."Godfather III" stars Al Pacino as Michael Corleone, Diane Keaton as his estranged wife, Talia Shire as his sister and Andy Garcia as an illegitimate Corleone.
NEWS
May 18, 2008
On May 15, 2008 BETTY A. LINDEMAN (nee Miller) beloved wife of the late Joseph Lindeman, Sr.; devoted mother of Joseph, Charles, and Kenneth Lindeman; grandmother of Paul, Josh, Amanda, Diane, Jackie and Ed; great-grandmother of Ronny, Amanda, Tyler, and Talia Jane; loving sister of Melvin, Dorothy, and Geraldine. Prayers Service at Kaczorowski Funeral Home, P.A., 1201 Dundalk Avenue on Monday at 12 noon. Interment in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Visiting hours on Saturday & Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.
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