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May 24, 2004
On Saturday May 22, 2004 BENJAMIN ROSNER WOLMAN of Mitchellville, MD., husband of Mary L. Wolman; father of Katherine L. Wolman and Karen L. Anadol; brother of the late Paul Wolman, grandfather of Vivian, Morgan, Aurora, Eli, Gabriella and Allen. Family and friends received at the EVANS FUNERAL HOME, Rt. 450 and Race Track Rd., Bowie, MD., on Thursday May 27, 2004 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Graveside service and interment 11:30 A.M. on Friday, May 28 at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Crownsville, MD. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
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Dan Rodricks | October 2, 2011
If you head out to Loch Raven today for the Dam Jam festival celebrating the Baltimore metropolitan area's amazing water supply, remember three things: Texas, Abel Wolman and that thing called foresight. Every time I get into this subject, I reveal my inner nerd and my outer wow. I think our water system, which delivers billions of gallons to 1.2 million of us every year without fanfare or failure - give or take a water main break now and then - is an extraordinary human achievement.
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June 9, 2003
On Friday, June 6, 2003 SONYA "Sunny" WOLMAN GARFINKLE (nee Sirkin) loving wife of Irving Garfinkle and the late Murray Lee Wolman; beloved mother of Lisa A. Haber of Timonium, MD and Richard S. Wolman of Lancaster, PA; devoted mother-in-law of Sigmund Haber and Elena Wolman; beloved stepmother of Jan and Gordon Franz, Louis and Lottie Garfinkle; devoted sister-in-law of Howard Wolman; loving grandmother of Michaela M. and Ian M. Wolman; beloved step-grandmother...
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen | fred.rasmussen@baltsun.com | February 27, 2010
Dr. M. Gordon "Reds" Wolman, an internationally acclaimed geomorphologist and former longtime chairman of the department of geography and environmental engineering at the Johns Hopkins University, who was an outspoken advocate for a clean Chesapeake Bay and protection of the state's water resources, died Wednesday at his Mount Washington home. He was 85. Dr. Wolman's family declined Friday to release a cause of death. "With unparalleled personal and professional commitment to our natural resources and our environment, Reds pioneered actions on geologic and water quality issues including sediment, shore erosion control, oyster restoration and groundwater," Gov. Martin O'Malley said in a statement released Thursday.
NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | May 28, 2004
Benjamin Rosner Wolman, an Upper Marlboro attorney who was longtime counsel for Fraternal Order of Police lodges and former chairman of the state Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, died of heart failure Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical Center. He was 74. Mr. Wolman was born in Baltimore and raised in Windsor Hills, the son of law partners -- the late Paul Carroll and Jenette R. Wolman, who was in the second class to include women at the University of Maryland law school. A City College graduate, Mr. Wolman earned his bachelor's degree in 1951 from the University of Maryland.
NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | January 20, 1999
When Jeanette R. Wolman was a high school student in Birmingham, Ala., she wrote to the dean of the Columbia University Law School in New York seeking admission to the school. She received a curt reply."Columbia does not admit women to its law school. If you're interested in going to college, apply at Barnard," the dean wrote.Undeterred, Mrs. Wolman became a lawyer and, during a legal career that spanned nearly seven decades, fought for women.Mrs. Wolman died Sunday of heart failure at Church Home, where she had resided since December.
FEATURES
By Edward Gunts | September 1, 1991
Five years ago, a Johns Hopkins University trustee committee recommended that the late-1920s apartment house known as Wolman Hall be demolished to make way for a larger, more modern residential complex for undergraduates.But this summer, the seven-story building at 3339 N. Charles St. reopened after a $15 million renovation, the centerpiece of a $33.5 million, four-building renovation project launched to improve living conditions for Hopkins students. At its base is a new dining hall and outdoor cafe that will add life to Charles Street from early morning until late at night.
NEWS
March 20, 2004
On Wednesday, March 17, 2004, ABRAHAM FREEDLAND, devoted brother of Evelyn Wolman of Israel, dear brother-in-law of Albert Wolman. He is also survived by loving nieces, Jacqueline Pargament of Owings Mills, MD, Elise Skinner of Ottawa, Canada, and Wendy Rimon of Israel. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC., 8900 Reisterstown Rd., at Mt. Wilson Lane, on Sunday, March 21, at 12 Noon. Internment at B'nai Israel Congregation Cemetery, 3701 Southern Ave. Please omit flowers. Family at home, Rockland Run, 1 Suntop Court, #103 (21209)
NEWS
By Lane Harvey Brown and Lane Harvey Brown,SUN STAFF | June 8, 2003
Sonya "Sunny" Wolman Garfinkle, lifelong community volunteer and arts aficionado, died Friday at home of complications from cancer treatment. The Pikesville resident was 70. "She walks into a room and just brings a golden glow," said her son, Richard Wolman of Lancaster, Pa., who recalled his mother as refined, affectionate and down-to-earth. "The fact that her nickname was Sunny, I think, well describes her." Born Sonya Sirkin, Mrs. Garfinkle grew up in Forest Park, graduated from Forest Park High School and attended the University of Maryland, College Park.
BUSINESS
By June Arney and June Arney,SUN STAFF | April 18, 2003
P.W. Feats Inc., a nearly 18-year-old Baltimore events-marketing firm, will buy two adjacent buildings in Mount Vernon to expand its operation, officials said yesterday. The brownstones, at 3 and 5 E. Read St., will give the firm another 17,000 square feet of space in addition to the 35,000 square feet at its Russell Street location, which it will retain. Renovations are expected to start next month and to be completed in time to move in by late summer. "It's so exciting," said Paul C. Wolman, P.W. Feats founder, chief executive and president.
NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,Sun Reporter | November 20, 2007
Dr. Jack C. Fisher, former director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Metropolitan Planning and Research, died of undetermined causes Nov. 13 at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Fells Point resident was 75. Born and raised in Cortland, N.Y., Dr. Fisher's undergraduate studies at Syracuse University were interrupted while he served with the Army in Germany for several years. He later returned to Syracuse, where he earned bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in geography, finishing in 1961.
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By Rona Kobell and Rona Kobell,Sun reporter | August 20, 2007
It has been a hot, dry month of Code Reds and cooling centers - just the weather that M. Gordon "Reds" Wolman loves. The longtime Johns Hopkins University professor is not some sort of glutton for punishment. He just wants Marylanders to think about water - how much we have now and how much we will need later - and he knows the best time to ponder those questions is when the cornfields turn brown and the wells look as if they might run dry. "I'm not in favor of creating a Dante's inferno.
NEWS
November 16, 2006
On November 11, 2006, LEE MARC In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations in his honor to a charity of your choice.
NEWS
By Frederick N. Rasmussen and Frederick N. Rasmussen,SUN STAFF | May 28, 2004
Benjamin Rosner Wolman, an Upper Marlboro attorney who was longtime counsel for Fraternal Order of Police lodges and former chairman of the state Criminal Injuries Compensation Board, died of heart failure Saturday at Anne Arundel Medical Center. He was 74. Mr. Wolman was born in Baltimore and raised in Windsor Hills, the son of law partners -- the late Paul Carroll and Jenette R. Wolman, who was in the second class to include women at the University of Maryland law school. A City College graduate, Mr. Wolman earned his bachelor's degree in 1951 from the University of Maryland.
NEWS
May 24, 2004
On Saturday May 22, 2004 BENJAMIN ROSNER WOLMAN of Mitchellville, MD., husband of Mary L. Wolman; father of Katherine L. Wolman and Karen L. Anadol; brother of the late Paul Wolman, grandfather of Vivian, Morgan, Aurora, Eli, Gabriella and Allen. Family and friends received at the EVANS FUNERAL HOME, Rt. 450 and Race Track Rd., Bowie, MD., on Thursday May 27, 2004 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Graveside service and interment 11:30 A.M. on Friday, May 28 at Maryland Veterans Cemetery, Crownsville, MD. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.
NEWS
March 20, 2004
On Wednesday, March 17, 2004, ABRAHAM FREEDLAND, devoted brother of Evelyn Wolman of Israel, dear brother-in-law of Albert Wolman. He is also survived by loving nieces, Jacqueline Pargament of Owings Mills, MD, Elise Skinner of Ottawa, Canada, and Wendy Rimon of Israel. Services at SOL LEVINSON & BROS INC., 8900 Reisterstown Rd., at Mt. Wilson Lane, on Sunday, March 21, at 12 Noon. Internment at B'nai Israel Congregation Cemetery, 3701 Southern Ave. Please omit flowers. Family at home, Rockland Run, 1 Suntop Court, #103 (21209)
BUSINESS
By June Arney and June Arney,SUN STAFF | October 3, 1999
Based on legacy alone, Paul C. Wolman ought to be practicing law right now.After all, barristers go back two generations in his family. Wolman earned the prerequisite law degree all right, but he made a career of an idea that first struck his fancy as a child.Wolman started throwing parties and magic shows as a youth, and he hasn't stopped -- he's just made the parties more elaborate. His festivities now are attended by thousands and held at posh sites across the country and even internationally.
NEWS
June 9, 2003
On Friday, June 6, 2003 SONYA "Sunny" WOLMAN GARFINKLE (nee Sirkin) loving wife of Irving Garfinkle and the late Murray Lee Wolman; beloved mother of Lisa A. Haber of Timonium, MD and Richard S. Wolman of Lancaster, PA; devoted mother-in-law of Sigmund Haber and Elena Wolman; beloved stepmother of Jan and Gordon Franz, Louis and Lottie Garfinkle; devoted sister-in-law of Howard Wolman; loving grandmother of Michaela M. and Ian M. Wolman; beloved step-grandmother...
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