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Delores M. Hall, city schools aide and church activist, dies

Delores M. Hall, a former city public schools educational assistant who was active in the affairs of her church, died of complications from dementia Aug. 20 at FutureCare Old Court in Randallstown. She was 97. The daughter of Jesse Stanley, an insurance salesman, and Gladys Thomas Stanley, a homemaker,...

  • Robert W. Gifford, Baltimore County math and science teacher, dies

    Robert W. Gifford, Baltimore County math and science teacher, dies

    Robert W. Gifford, a longtime Baltimore County public schools educator and administrator, died of heart failure Wednesday at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center in Towson. He was 96. "Bob had long and faithful service to the Baltimore County school system, and he was very loyal," said...

  • Bruce E. Packham, Timonium electrical engineer, dies

    Bruce E. Packham, Timonium electrical engineer, dies

    Bruce E. Packham, a retired electrical engineer who worked for the old Glenn L. Martin Co. and AAI Corp., died Aug. 15 of leukemia at Stella Maris Hospice in Timonium. He was 84. The son of Eldridge Thornton Packham, a civil engineer, and Alberta Kahler, a homemaker, Bruce Eldridge Packham was...

  • Prominent black journalist, publisher George Curry has died

    Prominent black journalist, publisher George Curry has died

    George E. Curry, a journalist, civil rights activist and publisher whose syndicated column ran in hundreds of black-owned newspapers around the United States, has died. He was 69. Mr. Curry, who lived in Laurel, died unexpectedly on Saturday at Washington Adventist Hospital in Takoma Park after...

  • Ruth J. Wheeler, homemaker and former travel agent, dies

    Ruth J. Wheeler, homemaker and former travel agent, dies

    Ruth J. Wheeler, a homemaker and former travel agent who enjoyed entertaining family and friends at a second home in Southern Maryland, died Aug. 11 of complications from a stroke at the Blakehurst Retirement Community in Towson. She was 91. The daughter of Stephen M. Jones, a St. Mary's County...

  • Hamish S. Osborne, Howard County lawyer and philanthropist, dies

    Hamish S. Osborne, Howard County lawyer and philanthropist, dies

    Hamish S. Osborne, a retired Howard County lawyer who survived three lung transplants and endowed a fund at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, died July 30 of pulmonary fibrosis at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The former Ellicott City resident was 68. "He had a successful...

  • Nancy H. Harrison, retired registered nurse, dies

    Nancy H. Harrison, retired registered nurse, dies

    Nancy H. Harrison, a retired registered nurse who had been clinical coordinator at the Regional Institute for Children and Adolescents, Baltimore, died July 26 of pneumonia at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. She was 84 and lived in Devon Hill in North Roland Park. "She was such an elegant woman....

  • Donna C. Box, Carroll County schools employee and artist, dies

    Donna C. Box, Carroll County schools employee and artist, dies

    Donna C. Box, a Carroll County public schools employee who was a watercolor artist, died Saturday of aplastic anemia at the University of Maryland Medical Center. The Sykesville resident was 56. The daughter of William H. Rowe Jr., a Westinghouse Electric Corp. mechanical engineer, and Gail Crawford...

  • Eugene P. Smith

    Eugene P. Smith

    Eugene P. Smith, a retired attorney who had been a partner at the old Baltimore law firm of Weinberg and Green, died Aug. 8 at Brightview Assisted Living in Towson from complications of Alzheimer's disease. He was 94. "As a man, Gene was a terrific person who was very thoughtful, kind and willing...

  • Robert E. Trainor, advertising director, dies

    Robert E. Trainor, advertising director, dies

    Robert E. Trainor, former director of advertising for The Baltimore Sun who later established his own agency, died Saturday from complications of Alzheimer's disease at his Towson home. He was 89. The son of Joseph P. Trainor Jr., a plumber, and Edith Anderson, a homemaker, Robert Edward Trainor...

  • Arthur D. Rhea Jr. longtime church organist, choirmaster and teacher, dies

    Arthur D. Rhea Jr. longtime church organist, choirmaster and teacher, dies

    Arthur D. Rhea Jr., former longtime organist and choirmaster at the Episcopal Church of the Redeemer in Baltimore who also taught at the Peabody Conservatory, died Sunday of cancer at his home in the Charlesbrooke neighborhood of Baltimore County. He was 97. "Arthur certainly was the epitome of...

  • Stephen D. Ollerhead, retired printing executive, dies

    Stephen D. Ollerhead, retired printing executive, dies

    Stephen D. Ollerhead, a retired printing sales executive, died of pancreatic cancer Aug. 10 at his Towson home. He was 64. Born in Milford, Conn., he was the son of William Ollerhead, a Chessie System Inc. senior vice president and former deputy director of the Maryland Port Authority, and Caroline...

  • Helen Ann Welsh Hardy, Harford County attorney, dies

    Helen Ann Welsh Hardy, Harford County attorney, dies

    Helen Ann Welsh Hardy, a retired family practice attorney who had been active in her family's Baltimore restaurant, died of cancer July 27 at her Glen Arm home. She was 84. Born in Baltimore and raised in the Orchards, she was the daughter of the well-known restaurateur Martin J. Welsh and Nell...

  • Marie S. Cragg, public school educator, dies

    Marie S. Cragg, public school educator, dies

    Marie S. Cragg, a retired Baltimore public school educator who also worked in her husband's Irvington pharmacy, died Tuesday of heart failure at her daughter's home in Great Falls, Va. She was 88. Marie Stafford was the daughter of Willis Ray Stafford Jr., the Eastern Shore general manager for...

  • Ann Wilmer Hoon, former educator and activist, dies

    Ann Wilmer Hoon, former educator and activist, dies

    Ann Wilmer Hoon, a former educator and activist whose family's roots in Kent County date to the 17th century, died Aug. 3 of Alzheimer's disease at the Heron Point retirement community in Chestertown. She was 88. Born and raised in Chestertown, she was the daughter of Philip G. Wilmer who served...

  • Elizabeth Anne Rush, former television food show host, dies

    Elizabeth Anne Rush, former television food show host, dies

    Elizabeth Anne Rush, who in the 1950s demonstrated home-cooking techniques on early Baltimore television, died of complications from Alzheimer's disease July 21 at Spring Village at Wildewood. The former Northwood resident was 92. Born Elizabeth Anne Morgan in Allentown, Pa., she was the daughter...

  • Anastasia 'Sia' Georgandis, editor who enjoyed travel, cooking, dies

    Anastasia 'Sia' Georgandis, editor who enjoyed travel, cooking, dies

    Anastasia "Sia" Georgandis, senior managing editor for several publications for Baltimore-based Stansberry Research and a resident of Mount Vernon, died July 31 of cardiac arrest at St. Paul's Hospital in Vancouver, British Columbia. She was 31. Ms. Georgandis had been attending a conference in...

  • Robert F. McAllister, retired Baltimore detective, dies

    Robert F. McAllister, retired Baltimore detective, dies

    Robert Franklin McAllister, a retired Baltimore City homicide detective who worked high-profile criminal cases in the 1980s, died of leukemia Friday at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Monkton resident was 64. Born in Baltimore and raised in Catonsville on Bloomsburg Avenue, he was the son...

  • Dr. Joseph B. 'Brett' Lazar, physician, dies

    Dr. Joseph B. 'Brett' Lazar, physician, dies

    Dr. Joseph B. "Brett" Lazar, a former deputy director of health for the state of Utah who earlier had been public health officer for Howard County, died Aug. 1 from a brain tumor at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia. He was 78. The son of Dr. Martin Lazar, a physician, and Muriel Lazar, a homemaker,...

  • Michael J. O'Malley, Rosedale lumberyard owner, dies

    Michael J. O'Malley, Rosedale lumberyard owner, dies

    Michael J. O'Malley, owner of a Rosedale lumberyard who was an avid outdoorsman, died of cancer July 23 at his Glyndon home. He was 64. The son of Paul T. O'Malley, lumberyard owner, and Elsie Farenholt, a homemaker, Michael John O'Malley was born in Baltimore and raised on St. Alban's Way in Homeland....

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