Mark Peter Krasselt, a graphic designer who supported the arts and was an accomplished cook, died Aug. 20 at his Towson home of heart failure related to hypertension . He was 57.
Born Peter Hoffmann in Germany, he was adopted as an infant by Major Arthur C. Krasselt and his wife, Ruth Ann Freudenberger. He lived with his family in Germany and Japan before moving to the United States.
He earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree at the University of Bridgeport and specialized in film, photography and graphic design.
“He remained an avid film aficionado throughout his entire life,” said a friend, Savitri Gauthier, also of Towson.
Mr. Krasselt settled in the Lakeview...