Gwendolyn M. "Gwen" Bruggman, a homemaker and volunteer, died Aug. 9 from complications of a broken hip at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.
The Brightwood resident was 84.
The daughter of a businessman and a homemaker, the former Gwendolyn Medill was born in Baltimore and raised on Bolton Hill.
After graduating from Notre Dame Preparatory School in 1945, she attended Washington College for a year.
She was married in 1946 to G. Harry Bruggman, a manufacturers' representative, and lived for many years in Roland Park and Ruxton.
Mrs. Bruggman was a former board member of the Florence Crittenton Services and had served on the board of Family and...