Obituaries

  • The Rev. Barry K. Hargrove, pastor of Prince of Peace Baptist Church in East Baltimore

    The Rev. Barry K. Hargrove, pastor of Prince of Peace Baptist Church in East Baltimore

    The Rev. Barry K. Hargrove, the pastor of Prince of Peace Baptist Church in East Baltimore for more than a decade, who brought messages of social justice and environmental awareness, died Oct. 6 from a heart attack at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The Northwest Baltimore resident was 51. “Pastor Hargrove...

  • Joanne Shecter, marathon runner

    Joanne Shecter, marathon runner

    Joanne Shecter, a retired Mount Washington elementary school teacher and a marathon runner, died of a seizure Sunday at her home in the Edenwald retirement community. She was 82. Born in Baltimore and raised on Egerton Road, she was the daughter of Ezra Deane, a wine and spirits merchant who later...

  • Boyse F. Mosley, outspoken Baltimore principal

    Boyse F. Mosley, outspoken Baltimore principal

    Boyse F. Mosley, a media-savvy retired Baltimore City public school principal who openly criticized his superiors while stressing academics and safe classrooms, died of heart failure Oct. 2 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Mondawmin-area resident was 85. “He clearly brought a lot of energy...

  • Charles B. Sullivan, longtime Poly educator and winning baseball coach

    Charles B. Sullivan, longtime Poly educator and winning baseball coach

    Charles B. Sullivan, a longtime Polytechnic Institute educator and coach whose career spanned 37 years, died Sept. 18 at St. Rose Dominican Hospital in Las Vegas of complications from a fall. The former Anneslie resident was 77. “He was a really, really good guy. He really dedicated his entire...

  • Betty Jarratt, psychiatric liaison at Hopkins Hospital

    Betty Jarratt, psychiatric liaison at Hopkins Hospital

    Betty Jarratt, a former psychiatric liaison at Johns Hopkins Hospital who had lived at the Hopkins House apartments in Homewood, died Thursday of respiratory failure at The Cedars, a Portland, Maine, retirement community. She was 94. The daughter of Joseph Targett, a salesman, and Elizabeth Targett,...

  • John J. Bagliani Jr., businessman

    John J. Bagliani Jr., businessman

    John J. Balgliani Jr., former owner and president of Radio Electric Service Co. of Baltimore, died Monday of complications from Alzheimer’s disease. He was 85. The son of John J. Bagliani Sr., a businessman, and Edith Bagliani, a homemaker, John Joseph Bagliani Jr. was born in Philadelphia and...

  • Kathryn Johnson, accountant and field hockey player and coach

    Kathryn Johnson, accountant and field hockey player and coach

    Kathryn Hope "Katie" Johnson, an accountant and field hockey player and coach, died Sept. 30 at her Washington, D.C., home as a result of an epileptic seizure. The former Roland Park resident was 23. Born in Baltimore and raised in Roland Park, she was the daughter of Dr. Harry Wallace Johnson...

  • Judge Dorothy Virginia Utz, led Carrroll County Orphans' Court

    Judge Dorothy Virginia Utz, led Carrroll County Orphans' Court

    For 23 years, the Carroll County Orphans’ Court was led by Chief Judge Dorothy Virginia “Dottie” Utz , who served from 1994 until her death on Sunday. She was the first elected female Republican judge of that court. Judge Utz died Sunday in Westminster after battling leukemia. She was 90. Her son,...

  • Kimla C. Wilkins-Johnson, a Baltimore lawyer who had worked for Rep. Elijah E. Cummings

    Kimla C. Wilkins-Johnson, a Baltimore lawyer who had worked for Rep. Elijah E. Cummings

    Funeral services were held Monday at March Life Tribute Center in Windsor Mill for Kimla C. Wilkins-Johnson, a lawyer and a former legislative aide to Rep. Elijah E. Cummings who died Aug. 28 of breast cancer at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Hunt Valley resident was 56. The daughter of...

  • John L. 'Luke' Stone, furniture maker

    John L. 'Luke' Stone, furniture maker

    John L. “Luke” Stone, a former Brooklandville resident and furniture maker, died Sept. 19 after being injured in an automobile accident near Lincoln City, Ore. He was 43. Mr. Stone, who lived in Cheshire, Ore., fell asleep while driving, said his mother, Anne L. Stone, a retired librarian who lives...

  • Rev. Kenneth S. Jones, Methodist pastor

    Rev. Kenneth S. Jones, Methodist pastor

    The Rev. Kenneth S. Jones, a former pastor of the Mount Vernon United Methodist Church who led missionary groups to Africa and Russia, died Friday of complications from cancer at the Asbury Village health center in Gaithersburg. He was 98. Born in Glen Rock, N.J., and raised in Baltimore’s Mount...

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