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Robert T. `Bob' Bowers 
74, of Westminster
Robert Thomas ``Bob'' Bowers, 74, of Westminster, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999, at his home after an extended illness.
Born Aug. 25, 1924, in Westminster, he was the son of the late Charles H. Sr. and Margaret Haines Bowers. He was the husband of Eurith Keeney Bowers.
Before retiring, he was the owner and president of Bob Bowers Inc. He served in the Army during World War II and was a life member of VFW Molleville Farm Post 467. He was a member of the American Legion, Westminster Elks Lodge 2277, Door to Virtue Masonic Lodge 46 AF&AM, Bee Hive Club and Wakefield Valley Golf Club.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are son and daughter-in-law ``R.T.'' and Christine W. Bowers of New Windsor; sister Shirley Bowers Brown of Thurmont; brother Charles H. Bowers Jr. of Westminster; and three grandchildren.
He was predeceased by brother John Francis Bowers and sister Betty Louise Long.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster, with the Rev. Frederick P. Eckhardt officiating. Interment will be in Meadow Branch Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, where Door to Virtue Masonic Lodge 46, AF&AM will conduct a memorial service at 8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Carroll Hospice, 95 Carroll St., Westminster, MD 21157.

Edward H. Diggs 
59, of Taneytown
Edward H. Diggs, 59, of Taneytown, formerly of Westminster, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999, at his home, after a short illness.
Born Oct. 1, 1939, in Frederick, he was the son of the late James Russell and Ruth Chambers Diggs. He was the husband of Patricia Ann Tyler Diggs, his wife of 33 years. They were married on Sept. 17, 1966.
He served in the Army from 1958 to 1962. He was a member of the Masons, Mt. Airy chapter and worked as a concrete finisher during the majority of his employment years. He was a graduate of Carver High School in Rockville. He was very family oriented and was an avid newspaper reader.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are daughter Sheila Renee Costley of Taneytown; sister June Hackey of Silver Springs; brothers Charles and Gillis Diggs, both of Washington, D.C., and Bernard Diggs of Germantown; two grandsons; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by daughter Kim Michele Diggs, who died Sept. 3, 1973.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Myers Funeral Home, 91 Willis St., Westminster, with the Rev. Ross Jackson of the West Falls Christian Community officiating. Interment will be at Evergreen Memorial Gardens, Finksburg.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made in c/o Patricia Diggs, 56 York St., Taneytown, MD 21787.

George E. Hugg 
77, of Uniontown
George E. Hugg, 77, of Uniontown, died unexpectedly, Monday, April 26, 1999, at home.
Born Nov. 2, 1921, in Baltimore, he was the son of the late George I. and Clara Long Hugg. He was the husband of Janet ``Jane'' C. Hugg.
He graduated from Baltimore Polytech in 1941 and then served in the Army Air Force during World War II, in the European Theater.
He graduated from the University of Maryland in 1953. He was an auto shop teacher at Westminster High School from 1954 to 1971, and at the Vo Tech Center from 1972 to 1979. He also taught night school. Prior to teaching, he worked at Bethlehem Steel, Dupont, and was a mechanic for Pennsylvania Greyhound.
He was a member of Maryland Retired Teachers Association, Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge 1381 in Westminster, and the Democratic Club.
For a number of years he was an election official at the polls in Uniontown, a hunting instructor for the NRA, camp counselor at Camp Chalmar for the mentally challenged, and raced cars at Lincoln Speedway.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are sons and daughters-in-law Lawrence I. and Christina F. Hugg, and Robert A. Sr. and Sandra J. Hugg, all of Westminster; daughter and son-in-law Judith A. and William A. Thomas of Westminster; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by brother Norval Hugg and sister Evelyn Nelson.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster, with the Rev. Frederick P. Eckhardt officiating. Entombment, with military honors, will be in Evergreen Memorial Gardens, Finksburg.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Windsor Volunteer Fire Dept., 209 High St., New Windsor, MD 21776.

Theresa C. Mills 
76, of Westminster
Theresa C. Mills, 76, of Westminster, died Tuesday, April 27, 1999, at Carroll County General Hospital, after a brief illness.
Arrangements by Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster, are incomplete.

Col. LeRoy H. Olander Jr. 
69, of Frederick
Retired Col. LeRoy Hugh Olander Jr., 69, of Frederick, died Saturday, April 24, 1999, at Round Spring Rest Home, near Linwood, after an extended illness.
Born July 8, 1929, in Butte, Mont., he was the son of the late LeRoy Hugh Sr. and Lillian Ruth Olander.
He served in the Army, and saw foreign combat tours of duty in Korea and Vietnam. His foreign posts included Thailand and West Germany. He was a recipient of the Legion of Merit, along with numerous other commendations. He was a member of VFW Post 3285, Frederick, and American Legion Post 191, Mt. Airy.
Surviving are son and daughter-in-law Kenneth C. and Adrienne Olander of Frederick; daughters Caroline Olander of Silver Spring and Christine Olander of Seattle, Wash.; sister Betty Ure of Salt Lake City; one nephew; and five grandchildren.
Graveside services, with full military honors, will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 5, in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va.
There will be no public visitation.
Arrangements are being handled by Hartzler Funeral Home, 6 E. Broadway, Union Bridge.

Richard L. Waddell Sr. 
55, of Reisterstown
Richard Lee Waddell Sr., 55, of Reisterstown, died Monday, April 26, 1999, at Calvert Memorial Hospital, Calvert County.
Born Oct. 29, 1943, in Maryland, he was the son of A. Helen Waddell of Hampstead and the late Leslie C. Waddell. He was the husband of Vicki D. Waddell.
He was a department head for Sweetheart Cup Co., where he had worked 37 years. He was an Army veteran.
Surviving, in addition to his wife and mother, are daughters Christie J. Kaier of Westminster and Noelle Mendola of Owings Mills; sons Peter J. Mendola and Nicolas A. Waddell, both of Reisterstown, and Randall S. Waddell of Westminster; sister Polly A. Elgin of Owings Mills; brothers D. Wayne Waddell of Sykesville, John R. Waddell of Louisiana, Leslie C. Waddell of Sykesville, Paul A. Waddell of Massachusetts; and two grandchildren.
He was predeceased by son Richard Lee Waddell Jr.
Friends may call from 7 to 9 p.m. today, and from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Eline Funeral Home, 11824 Reisterstown Road, Reisterstown, where a funeral service will be held at 8 p.m. Thursday, with the Rev. Thomas E. Waddell officiating. Interment will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to House of Ruth, 2201 Argonne Drive, Baltimore, MD 21218, or to a charity of one's choice.

Wilbur A. Weller 
75, of Sykesville
Wilbur Alfred Weller, 75, of Sykesville, formerly of New Windsor, died Sunday, April 25, 1999, at Carroll County General Hospital, following an extended illness.
Born Oct. 18, 1923, in Uniontown, he was the son of the late Carroll William and Helena Otto Weller.
He served in the Navy from 1942 to 1946, and saw action in the Pacific Theater. He was formerly employed with Bendix Aviation Corp., Towson. He was a local radio and television repairman in New Windsor.
In 1996, he became a resident of Continuum Care at Sykesville.
Surviving are sister Madeline Bowers of Westminster; brother Carroll W. Weller of Westminster; two nieces; and two nephews.
He was predeceased by sister Charlotte V. Albaugh; and brother Abram Weller.
Private graveside services will be held at the convenience of the family, in St. Luke's (Winter's) Cemetery, near New Windsor, with the Rev. Charles H. Acker Jr., pastor of Flohrville United Methodist Church, officiating.
There will be no public visitation.
Arrangements are by Hartzler Funeral Home, 310 Church St., New Windsor.

Lucille J. `Dolly' Arnold
80, of Hanover, Pa.
Lucille ``Dolly'' Juliet Arnold, 80, of Hanover, Pa., died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 1999, at Hanover General Hospital, from an extended illness.
Born April 23, 1919, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Minna Hahn Schwickart. She was the wife of Paul Richard Arnold, to whom she was married for almost 60 years.
She previously worked in orthopedics at University Hospital. She had taught ballet and tap, and ballroom dancing. She was also a homemaker.
She was a collector of early pattern glass. She loved auctions and Baltimore Orioles baseball.
Surviving, in addition to her husband, are daughter and son-in-law Helen and Lee Holland of Westminster; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by twin brother Howard Schwickart and sister Jean Slacum.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, 3296 Charmil Drive, Manchester, with the Rev. David Duley officiating. Interment will be in Lorraine Park Cemetery in Woodlawn.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral chapel.

Julia Baisley
84, of Lochearn
Julia Baisley, 84, of Lochearn, died Monday, Nov. 1, 1999, at her home.
Born Nov. 19, 1914, in Gilberton, Pa., she was the daughter of the late John and Eva Boris Krolick. She was the wife of the late William Oran Baisley.
She had been a retail store manager at the former Gaxton's on Charles Street, and as a buyer for the former Clayton's Pimlico and Wexter's of Westview.
Surviving are daughters Jewel E. Kuehne of Inverness, Fla., and Patricia A. Garrison of Lochearn; sister Frances Love of Floral City, Fla.; and two grandchildren.
A funeral liturgy will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, from the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Assumption of Mary, 400 block of Cathedral Street, Baltimore. Interment will be in Lake View Memorial Park, Sykesville.
The family will receive friends from 9:30 a.m. until time of services Saturday at the church, where a recitation of the holy rosary will be held at 9:30 a.m.
Memorial contributions made to the Pregnancy Center, 1127 Dillon Heights, Catonsville, MD 21228, or mass cards would be appreciated.
Arrangements are by the Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, Sykesville.

Martin J. Matsko Sr.
60, of Woodbine
Martin Joseph Matsko Sr., 60, of Woodbine, died Monday, Nov. 1, 1999, at Carroll County General Hospital.
Born June 25, 1939, in Oneida, Pa., he was the son of the late John and Johanna Maylath Matsko. He was the husband of Patricia Katherine Seif Matsko of Woodbine.
He had been a medical sciences liaison with Sandoz Pharmaceuticals. He was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Eldersburg, where he was active in the Health Care Ministry. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus Fulton Sheen Council No. 7612. He volunteered at Johns Hopkins Hospital visiting the sick. He was a member of the Old Line Statesmen Barbershop Chorus.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are son Martin Joseph Matsko Jr. of Germantown; daughters Suzanne Marie Matsko of Baltimore and Christine Elizabeth Matsko of Towson; brothers John Matsko of Ambler, Pa., and James Matsko of Pocono Mountains, Pa.; sisters Eleanor Matsko of Conshohocken, Pa., Marie Haber of Lafayette Hill, Pa., Joan Gerace of Northfield, N.J., and Cecelia Armas of California; and many nieces and nephews.
A funeral liturgy will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Liberty Road, Eldersburg. Interment will be in Lake View Memorial Park, Sykesville.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road, Sykesville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Kings College, Development Office, 133 N. River St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711.

Roland E. Watkins
82, of Ellicott City
Roland E. Watkins, 82, of Ellicott City, died Monday, Nov. 1, 1999.
Born Oct. 9, 1917, in Monrovia, he was the son of the late John S. and Melissa Day Watkins. He was the husband of Ruth N. Herring Watkins.
He was a 1938 graduate of Western Maryland College, where he was president of Beta Beta Beta. After 40 years, he retired from International Harvester in Baltimore.
He had been in the Army, having fought in World War II and the Korean War, and was a participant in the D-Day invasion. He was decorated with a Bronze Star.
He was an avid gardener.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are daughter Karen Naomi Watkins of New Market; sons and daughters-in-law John Wayne and Sandy Watkins of Taylorsville, Richard Gary and Olivia Watkins of Woodbine, and Mark Douglas and Jean Watkins of Finksburg; brother John Latimer Watkins of Damascus; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by a great granddaughter.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Slack Funeral Home, 3871 Old Columbia Pike, Ellicott City. Interment will be in Crestlawn Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Margaret H. Zepp
74, of Sykesville
Margaret Harriett Hobbs Zepp, 74, of Sykesville, died Monday, Nov. 1, 1999, at Carroll County General Hospital.
Born Dec. 1, 1924, in Maryland, she was the daughter of the late Walter Edward and Harriett Arrington Hobbs. She was the wife of the late Harry Earl Zepp.
She had been a homemaker for most of her life.
Surviving are sons and daughters-in-law Gregory A. and Glenda Zepp of Sparks and Ronald E. and Susan Zepp of Westminster; sister Doris E. Russell of Pasadena; and two grandchildren.
She was predeceased by brother Allen Hobbs.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday from Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road, Sykesville, with the Rev. John Nupp officiating. Interment will be in Lake View Memorial Park, Sykesville.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Raymond B. Greenholtz 
94, of Manchester
Raymond Benjamin Greenholtz, 94, of Long View Nursing Home, Manchester, died Tuesday evening, Sept. 30, 1997, at the nursing home. 
Born Aug. 21, 1903, in Maryland, he was the son of the late Samuel Greenholtz. He was the husband of Clara Effie Greenholtz, who died in June 1996. 
A former 30-year resident of Finksburg, he worked 25 years as a milkman for Western Maryland Dairy in Baltimore. He owned and operated his own grocery store in Baltimore for 15 years, and then worked for Myers Grocery, retiring at age 68. He was a member of the Door to Virtue Lodge of Westminster No. 46, AF&AM. 
Surviving are daughter Joan Lee Balton of Sykesville; two grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. 
He was predeceased by sister Adelia Duvall. 
Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at the Pritts Funeral Home & Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster, with the Rev. Stanley Witson officiating. Private interment will be at the convenience of the family in Pipe Creek Cemetery, Uniontown. 
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 2 p.m. until time of services Thursday. 
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the charity of one's choice. 

George E. Kievning 
76, of Westminster
George Edward Kievning, 76, of Westminster, died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 1997, at his home after an extended illness. 
Born Sept. 8, 1921, in Newark, N.J., he was the son of the late Frederick and Lena Hasler Kievning. He was the husband of Inez Doebler Kievning, his wife of 50 years. 
He retired from Worthington Pump in Taneytown, where he was employed for 47 years. He was a World War II veteran and received a B.S. degree from Rutgers University. He was a member of the Boy Scout Fraternity Gamma Phi, Madison Lodge No. 93 F&A Masons, the National Purchasing Agents Association. He was a guest speaker at purchasing industry events and was published in several trade journals. He was a volunteer for Food Sunday He was a member and trustee of the First United Presbyterian Church of Westminster and past member and deacon of Memorial Presbyterian Church in Newark, N.J. 
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are daughter and son-in-law Inez P. and Jerry Baldwin of Hampstead; and a grandson. 
He was predeceased by sisters Ann O'Connor and Viola Carlin, and brothers August, Louis and Frederick Kievning. 
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the First United Presbyterian Church, 65 Washington Road, Westminster, with his pastor, the Rev. Steven R. Fleming, officiating. 
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Growing in Vision, First United Presbyterian Church, 65 Washington Road, Westminster Md. 21157 or to Carroll Hospice, 95 Carroll St., Westminster, Md. 21157. 

Monroe R. Pfoutz 
83, of Westminster
Monroe Richard Pfoutz, 83, of Westminster, formerly of Union Bridge, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, in Union Bridge. 
Born Feb. 26, 1914, near Union Bridge, he was the son of the late Jesse and Malla Pittinger Pfoutz. He was the husband of LuEllen Cover Pfoutz. 
He was active in the lumber and stair construction business and the building industry. In 1940, he founded his own construction company. In 1961, he founded the M.R. Pfoutz & Sons Corp. Then, in 1981, he founded the Prime Manufacturing Co., a subsidiary of the original company. He was a charter member of the Union Bridge Lions Club and served on the Carroll County Economics Development Commission and the Parks and Recreation Board. 
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are sons Richard C. Pfoutz of Columbus, Ohio, Robert W. Pfoutz and Thomas D. Pfoutz, both of Union Bridge; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. 
Funeral services and interment are private at the request of the deceased. There will be no public visitation at the funeral home. A memorial service may be announced at a later date. 
If desired, memorials may be made in his name to the church of one's choice. 
Skiles Funeral Home, Taneytown, is in charge of arrangements. 

Della M. Thomas 
92, of Westminster
Della M. Thomas, 92, of Westminster, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 1997, at the Westminster Nursing Home. 
Born Nov. 13, 1904, in Carroll County, she was the daughter of the late David O. and Rose Deamer Wentz. She was the wife of the late Russell G. Thomas, who died May 19, 1970. 
She retired from the English American Tailoring Co., Westminster, formerly known as the Grief Sewing Factory. She was member of the Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Union. 
She is survived by daughters Genevieve M. Eckard of Taneytown and Helen L. Wolf of Silver Run; brothers Edgar Wentz of Pleasant Hill, Pa., and Herbert Wentz of Massachusetts; eight grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and 11 great great-grandchildren. 
She was predeceased by daughter Julia A. Daugherty, sister Florena Martin, and brothers Paul, Chester, Jacob, Roy, Oscar, Elwood and Cleatus Wentz. 
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Littles Funeral Home, Littlestown, with the Revs. Matthew S. Schenning and Norma L. Schenning officiating. Interment will be in Emmanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Manchester. 
The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. 

E. Virginia Burke
88, of Taneytown
E. Virginia Burke, 88, of Taneytown, died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at Mariner Health of Forest Hill.
Born in Warfieldsburg Aug. 14, 1909, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mary Anne Richter Rickell. She was the wife of James F. Burke, who died in 1959.
For many years, she worked as a sales clerk at Buamgardner's Bakery in Taneytown. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Taneytown, a charter member of the Taneytown Fire Company Ladies' Auxiliary and a member of the Taneytown Senior Citizens.
Surviving are daughter and son-in-law Patricia and Dale Sloop of Belair; sister Frances Easton of Westminster; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
She was predeceased by one grandson.
A funeral liturgy will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Joseph's Church, Frederick Street, Taneytown, with the Rev. Martin Feild officiating. Interment will be in Grace UCC Cemetery, Taneytown.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Skiles Funeral Home, 136 E. Baltimore St., Taneytown. A prayer service will be held at 8:30 p.m.

Dorothy L. Johnson
72, of Finksburg
Dorothy Lee Johnson, 72, of Finksburg, died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at the home of her daughter.
Born July 10, 1925, in West Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Drury and Ruth Alexander Hayes. She was the wife of the late Charles Lee Johnson.
She had been a nurse and was retired from Springfield Hospital Center, Sykesville.
Surviving are daughter Judy Lynn Marsiglia of Westminster; brothers William Hayes of Baltimore and Jack Hayes of Aiken, S.C.; sisters Sarah Popp of Dundalk, Donia Lastfogel of Edgewater, Nadine Barranco of Lauderhill, Fla.; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, Md. 32, Sykesville. Interment will be in Mt. View Cemetery, Marriottsville.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bethesda United Methodist Church, 328 Klee Mill Road, Sykesville 21784.

Mary J. Knuckey
88, of Westminster
Mary Jane Knuckey, 88, of Westminster, died Wednesday, April 29, 1998, at the Westminster Nursing and Convalescent Center, where she had resided since 1995.
Born in Pennsylvania on Oct. 10, 1909, she was the daughter of the late John James and Margaret Black Harris. She was the wife of the late David Knuckey.
In the 1960s, she retired from Calvert Distillery, where she had been employed as a lineworker for 23 years. She was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church of Westminster.
Surviving are children Jane Biggs of Westminster, William Knuckey of Baltimore, Thomas Knuckey of Glen Burnie; sister Margaret Dingman of Dundalk; 11 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by son Delbert Knuckey.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster, with the Rev. Frederick P. Eckhardt officiating. Interment will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the First United Presbyterian Church, 65 Washington Road, Westminster 21157.

Dr. David Douglas LeGrand
81, of Columbia
Dr. David Douglas LeGrand, 81, of Columbia, formerly of Owings Mills, died Monday, April 27, 1998, at Howard County General Hospital after an extended illness.
Born Aug. 12, 1916, in Seattle, Wash., he was the son of the late Samuel W. and Mary Kingston LeGrand. He was the husband of Alice C. Carlisle LeGrand.
He was a psychoanalyst with a practice in Baltimore for many years. In 1938, he received a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering at the University of Washington. He worked for Standard Oil in California for two years before becoming a job analyst for the U.S. Employment Service. He received his medical degree from Washington University in St. Louis in 1944, and served his residency at veterans hospitals in Ft. Worth, Texas, and Baltimore. He then trained in psychiatry at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was past president and treasurer of the Baltimore-Washington Psychoanalytic Institute.
Surviving, in addition to his wife, are daughters Catherine LeGrand of Montreal, Canada, and Ellen Myers of Baltimore; son Thomas LeGrand of Montreal; and four grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday in the auditorium of Vantage House, 5400 Vantage Point Road, Columbia, with the Rev. Frederick J. Hanna officiating. Interment will be private.
If desired, contributions may be made to the Maryland Food Bank, 241 N. Franklintown Road, Baltimore 21223.
Arrangements are by the Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, Owings Mills.

Louise M. Sanner
70, of Baltimore
Louise Mamie Sanner, 70, of Baltimore and formerly of Annapolis, died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at St. Agnes Hospital after a brief illness.
Born Aug. 29, 1927, in Martinsville, Va., she was the daughter of the late William H. and Cora Stone Clark. She was the wife of John E. Sanner, who died in 1973.
Surviving are sons Dale Sanner of Greenbelt, John Sanner of Stevensville, Charles Sanner of Jessup, David Sanner of Glen Burnie, Denver Sanner of Gibson Island, the Rev. Sherman Davis of King George, Va.; nine brothers and sisters; ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by daughter Wanda Lee.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, 11605 Reisterstown Road, Owings Mills, with the Rev. Sherman Davis, the Rev. Bill Wilson and the Rev. Virgil Wilson officiating. Interment will be in Druid Ridge Cemetery, Pikesville.

Catherine A. Smith
68, formerly of Westminster
Catherine Amelia Smith, 68, formerly of Locust House, Westminster, died Tuesday, April 28, 1998, at her sister's home after an extended illness.
Born Aug. 23, 1929, in Carroll County, she was the daughter of the late John Edward Starr Coffman and Mary Emma Johnson Smith. She was the wife of Richard Wayne Smith, who died in 1995.
She attended Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Westminster. She was formerly employed at Frederick Community College and Carroll Lutheran Village, Westminster.
Surviving are stepdaughter Tambra J. Smith of near Union Bridge; sister Shirley Hill of New Windsor; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by 14 sisters and brothers.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hartzler Funeral Home, 310 Church St., New Windsor, with Elder Gerry Etzler officiating. Inurnment will take place at a later date in Mount Joy Cemetery, Uniontown.
The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until time of services Saturday at the funeral home.


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