Polio

Elizabeth Bunn, singer and Blue Cross analyst

Elizabeth Bunn, singer and Blue Cross analyst

Elizabeth Louise Gambrill Bunn, a musician and former Maryland Blue Cross/Blue Shield analyst, died of post-polio and stroke complications Oct. 13 at St. Agnes Hospital. She was 79 and lived in Catonsville.

Born in Baltimore and raised on North Carey Street, she was the daughter of Nathaniel Gambrill, who worked in the painting industry, and Helen Louise Waters, who worked for the Social Security Administration.

Known as Betty, she attended the Henry H. Garnett School and was a 1955 graduate of St. Frances Academy, where she was a soloist in the school choir.

“My mother was a person of exceptional tenacity and perseverance,” said her daughter, Gabrielle Bunn-Goodman....

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