January 11, 2004
Donald S. Levinson, former president of Tomke Aluminum Co. and a former member of the Maryland Racing Commission, died in his sleep Friday at his winter home in Palm Beach, Fla. He was 91. Mr. Levinson was born in Roanoke, Va., and moved with his family in 1916 to Eutaw Place. He later moved to Ashburton, where he graduated in 1930 from Forest Park High School. He earned his bachelor's degree from Washington & Lee College in Lexington, Va. in 1934. He was president for 50 years of Tomke Aluminum Co., a division of United Iron & Metal Co., until retiring in 1989.
February 17, 2005
On February 14, 2005, JOHN FRANCIS WICKHAM SR.; beloved husband of Ruth Vollmer Wickham; devoted father of Patricia Warrington, Nancy Kelbaugh, Elizabeth Jane Coakley, Donald J. Wickham, Dorothy A. Wickham, Mary Frances Dolbashian, Michael O. Wickham and the late John F. Wickham Jr. Also survived by 19 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. Friends may call at the family owned Mitchell-Wiedefeld Funeral Home, Inc., 6500 York Road (at Overbrook), on Thursday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Funeral Mass will be offered Friday 10 A.M. at St. Mary's Church (Govans)
January 26, 2006
On January 24, 2006, JOSEPH CARL WHITAKER, Jr., of Churchville, MD, beloved husband of Cindy Whitaker (nee Kohoskie). Devoted father of Joseph Whitaker III, and his wife Danielle. Loving son of Joseph Carl and Jane Arlene wilfong Whitaker, Sr. Brother of Carolyn V. Du Vall and Camellia W. Warrington. Also survived by his grandmother Lillian Dahmer. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Harve de Grace, MD, on Friday, January 27, 2006 at 9:30 A.M. Interment will be in Bel Air, Memorial Gardens, Bel Air, MD. Friends may call at the family owned Mc Comas Funeral Home, Abingdon, MD, on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Those who desire may contribute to the American Heart Association, POB 5216, Glen Allen, VA, 23058.
September 26, 2005
On September 22, 2005 EMMANIOLKALATHAS, born in New Kensington, PA and raised in Greece, succumbed to cancer. Beloved husband of the late Estella Jean (nee Clark); dear father of Ed Warrington, Merle Vickers, Nicholas Kalathas, Christopher Kalathas and Trina Madani; dear brother of Andrew Kalathas. Also survived by numerous loving grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A Trisaghion Service will be held at the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Rd. (Beltway Exit 26A) on Monday at 7:30 p.m. Mr. Kalathas will lie in state in the Greek Orthodox Cathedral of the Annunciation (Maryland Ave. and Preston St.)
November 8, 2007
JAMES GIBBONS LONG, of Fredericksburg Va, formerly of Baltimore, Md, West Haven, Ct and Southampton, Pa, at home surrounded by his family on November 3, 2007, after a courageous battle with bladder cancer. Son of James G. Long (Barbara) and the late Kathleen M. Long; father of Mary E. Kwenda(Maxwell N.) and Kathleen Long; brother of Kathleen L. Messing (Robert J.), Mary Elizabeth L. Ganucheau (Edmond F.), William P Long (Paula) and the late Teresa; grandfather of Madiro K. and Maita S. Kwenda.
July 28, 2001
In the Region Wyman Park plans to repurchase up to 20,000 more shares Wyman Park Bancorp. Inc. said yesterday that it plans to repurchase up to an additional 20,000 of its 822,490 outstanding shares in the open market. Ernest A. Moretti, company president, said the board of the Lutherville-based banking company approved the repurchase program in view of the stock's current price level and the strong capital position of the its subsidiary, Wyman Park Federal Savings & Loan Association.
August 12, 1997
Annie Turner: The day of the funeral service for Annie Turner was incorrectly stated in yesterday's editions. The service will be held at 11 a.m. today at New Shiloh Baptist Church, 2100 N. Monroe St.The Sun regrets the error.Annie Turner, a custodian in the Baltimore public school system for more than 30 years, died of cancer Friday at Maryland General Hospital. The Baltimore resident was 71.Mrs. Turner joined the school system in 1961 and worked at several schools, most recently at Edmondson Westside High School, from which she retired in 1994.
April 24, 1992
Howard H. Conaway, a retired partner in the law firm of Frank, Bernstein, Conaway and Goldman, died early yesterday after an apparent heart attack on his way home after visiting friends.Mr. Conaway, who was 82 and lived in the Warrington Condominiums, retired about nine years ago but had remained active in the firm he joined in 1932.A trial lawyer, he was the chief rationing attorney in Maryland for the Office of Price Administration early in World War II before enlisting in the Army.Later, as an Army officer, he was decorated for finding records of the German Alien Property Custodian.
September 17, 1995
Louise H. Eustis, 85, who worked in the late 1960s and early 1970s for the Clothes Line, a Towson dress shop, died of an undetermined cause Monday in Reno, Nev.She was the granddaughter of Edwin Warfield, governor of Maryland from 1904 to 1908, grew up in the city's Bolton Hill area, graduated from Calvert School and attended Bryn Mawr School before graduating from a Swiss boarding school. She and her second husband lived 30 years in Aiken, S.C.Survivors include two sons, Anthony Eustis of Nevada, and F. Warrington Gillet Jr. of Palm Beach, Fla.; a daughter, Celestine Eustis of Reno; two sisters, Barbara H. Shreve of Lutherville and Rosalind H. Alexander of Baltimore; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
March 29, 1992
SOMETHING MANY ENJOYEDEditor: You provided tremendous enjoyment to many when you published the Feb. 16 Way Back When ["Totally Teen"].I say "many" because I am 63 years old, still married, mother of seven, grandmother of 18, and great-grandmother of one. We have all enjoyed the Feb. 16 issue. I am one of the girls in the picture on the bottom, right side. I don't know who sent the picture in, but I'm glad you chose it.Some responses from grandchildren: "Grandmom, is that Grandpop you're dancing with?"