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Evelyn V. Spicer, registereed nurse, dies

Evelyn V. Spicer, registereed nurse, dies

Evelyn V. Spicer, a registered nurse who had worked at the Calvert School, died Friday from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease at her home in the Woodbrook neighborhood of Baltimore County. She was 91.

The daughter of Marcus M. “Max” Vogt and Grace Vogt, who owned and operated M.M. Vogt Hardware, Evelyn Lucille Vogt was born and raised in Hesston, Kan.

After graduating from high school in Newton, Kan., she obtained a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Kansas.

While at the university, she met a medical student, Dr. William S. Spicer Jr., on a blind date. A Kansas City native, he was attending the University of Kansas School of Medicine.

They...

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