April 17, 2006
On April 11, 2006, MONTAQUE A.; father of Michael Gordon and Montaque Walston, Jr. Also survived by four grandchildren and other relatives. Friends may call at Phillips Funeral Home, P.A., 1721-27 N. Monroe Street (Westwood Avenue), Monday 1 to 8 P.M. Family will receive friends at St. James Episcopal Church, Lafayette at Arlington Avenues, Tuesday 11 to 12 noon, with mass to follow. Interment Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery.
May 17, 2009
On May 3, 2009, STEVEN, devoted husband of Betty Walston. Friends may visit the family owned MARCH FUNERAL HOME WEST, INC., 4300 Wabash Ave. on Monday at 8:30 A.M., where the family will receive friends on Tuesday at 11:30 A.M. followed by funeral services at 12 noon.
October 9, 1993
A Wicomico County educator was named 1993-1994 Maryland Teacher of the Year last night at a ceremony at Martin's West in Woodlawn.Bonnie L. Walston, a resource teacher at Parkside High School in Salisbury, edged out six other finalists. Ms. Walston also won a $25,000 Milken Family Foundation National Education Award to do with as she pleases."I accept the challenge and the commitment . . . as we provide the students with the skills of literacy and lifelong learning," Ms. Walston said as she received the state award.
October 12, 2006
Hometown -- Baltimore Current members --Steve Colmus, drums; J-Roddy Walston, piano, guitars and vocals; Zack Westphal, bass and vocals; Billy Gordon, guitar and vocals Founded in --2001 Style --rock Influenced by --Mungo Jerry, the Band, Jerry Lee Lewis, Led Zeppelin, the Beatles, Huey Lewis and the News, Randy Newman, Little Feat Notable --The band is shopping its first full-length album, Hail Megaboys. Westphal works at a guitar store where a guy comes in frequently to play songs and jot down a set list for an imaginary show, Walston said.
June 10, 2007
Patricia Walston, a former Highland resident and real estate agent in Howard and Montgomery counties, died Thursday of colon cancer at Jupiter Medical Center in Florida. The Jupiter resident was 65. Mrs. Walston was born Patricia Van de Visser in Easton and was raised in Preston on the Eastern Shore. She graduated from Preston High School in 1960. She received a scholarship to Hood College in Frederick, where she earned her bachelor's degree in early childhood education. She married W. Carlton Walston, a childhood friend, in 1964.
June 11, 2005
Raymond Louis Walston, who lost his heart to the Big Top as a child growing up in East Baltimore and spent the rest of his life as a magician and clown bringing smiles and laughs to children of all ages, died of lung cancer June 4 at Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. He was 81 and had lived in Essex and earlier in Fort Howard. Mr. Walston, who was born in Baltimore and raised on North Potomac Street, was a graduate of Patterson Park High School. He served with the 80th Infantry in Europe during World War II, where he attained the rank of sergeant and was decorated with a Purple Heart.