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Lung Cancer
Samuel Leon Winder Jr., Baltimore teacher
Samuel Leon Winder Jr., Baltimore teacher

Sam Winder, an art teacher who family members say never forgot a relative's birthday, making sure to always mail a card with a little money slipped inside, died of lung cancer Jan. 18. The Baltimore resident was 84. Family and friends said Winder was a people person. His family was large, his friends were plentiful, and many of the students he taught as a Baltimore schoolteacher remembered him years later. "He's the type of person where wherever he would go, people would recognize him because he was popular," said his eldest son, Samuel Winder III. "At my mother's viewing people would come up and greet him, police officers and others who remembered him...

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