October 27, 2005
The lowdown -- Contemporary Asian artists are producing some of the most exciting and provocative works of our era. Searching for a Path, the inaugural exhibition at the new Asian Arts Gallery at Towson State University, presents seven contemporary artists working in media ranging from sculpture, drawing and mixed-media to glass and installation. Also, check out The Faculty Show of works by instructors from Towson's art department in the new Center for the Arts Gallery in the same building.
January 3, 2005
The Rev. Karen Lynn Badolato, who ran a pregnancy crisis center and a Christian school in Towson for many years, died of cancer Saturday at her home in Salem, Mass. She was 49. Born in Baltimore, Karen Sewell grew up in Towson. She graduated from Towson High School and took business classes at Towson State University before marrying the Rev. Louis Badolato Jr. in 1976. She worked as director of the Hiding Place, a center for pregnant women in crisis, and later became administrator of Rock Church Academy in Towson.
December 5, 2004
On November 30, 2004 MARIE M. LARSEN (nee Neunsinger) (born March 24, 1908), age 96, passed peacefully. She was a most dedicated artist, mentor, teacher, and friend. Marie was preceded in death by her husband Bror O. Larsen, was the mother to Erik O. Larsen, Mark O. Larsen and Jonathan F. Larsen, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a graduate of Maryland Institute of Art and Columbia University. Marie taught art at Towson State University, public schools, and senior centers. She is remembered by each and every one of her students, friends and family.
October 31, 2004
On October 27, 2004, JOHN B. NEWMAN, age 83, Professor Emeritus of Physics at Towson State University; formerly of Baltimore, MD. Beloved husband of the late Jeanne Sumner Newman; loving father of Katharine (Mohsen) Zohir, Pixie Newman (Lee Brown) and Jon (Cyndi) Newman; proud grandfather of Michael, Brian, Mark, Tobias, Jesse, Margaux, and Mohamed Services to be held in Baltimore, MD and Lake Forest, IL. Interment private. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Friends Committee on National Legislation www.fcnl.
October 22, 2004
On October 18, 2004, PEGGY RUTH BRADY, at Riverview Care Center, after an extended struggle with Huntington's Disease. Peggy was the daughter of the late Edward and Ruth Arnold, sister of Carolyn Block and Susan Church, Aunt of seven nephews. She graduated from Western High School in 1949, and Towson State University in 1991. She was a member of the Brotherhood of Railway Clerks (and its successors) for more then 37 years. Interment at Lakeview Memorial Park was private. If friends desire to honor her memory contributions to the Huntington's Disease Society of America are suggested.
January 30, 2004
On January 27, 2004; DR. ROBERT O. REYNARD, SR., beloved husband of Joan A. Reynard; step-father of Darlene, Jacqueline, John, Jr., and Mark; father of Cynthia, Sandra and Robert, Jr. Also, survived by 10 step-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren; brother of Donald, Gloria, and Patricia. Dr. Reynard taught for 34 years at the Catonsville Community College and 20 years at Towson State University. Relatives and friends may call at the family owned Ambrose Funeral Home, 1328 Sulphur Spring Road, Arbutus on Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 PM and Saturday 3 to 5:30 PM, where a Funeral Service will follow at 5:30 PM.