Doris R. Friedel, a retired Baltimore public schools art teacher and a gourmet cook, died of congestive heart failure Monday at the Maples of Towson, an assisted-living facility. She was 87.
The daughter of Edward Reuter, a Ford dealer, and Agnes Reuter, a homemaker, Doris Reuter was born and raised in Kenmore, N.Y. She was a descendant of Paul Julius Reuter, who established the international news agency Reuters in London in 1851.
After graduating from St, Mary's Seminary in Buffalo, N.Y., she earned a bachelor's degree in art in 1950 from what is now Notre Dame of Maryland University. She later earned a master's degree from what is now Towson University.
From 1959 to...