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Fannie Angelos, attorney
Fannie Angelos, attorney

Fannie Angelos, who became an attorney at a time when female lawyers were rare and who was committed to expanding the ranks of women and minorities in the field, died April 9 at Johns Hopkins Hospital of complications from myelodysplastic syndrome. She was 88. For the past 37 years, Ms. Angelos was an attorney in the Law Offices of Peter G. Angelos, her brother and Orioles owner. She continued to work up until her death. "She was born to do what she was doing," Angelos said, describing his older sister as an attorney who was organized, current on new case law and "totally committed." The eldest daughter of John Angelos and Frances Melissanos Angelos, Ms. Angelos was...