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Fernanda Zopf, Baltimore painter and sculptor, dies

Fernanda Zopf, Baltimore painter and sculptor, dies

Fernanda Zopf, an artist who created sculptures for Baltimore schools and exhibited her paintings at galleries, died of congestive heart failure Sept. 5 at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.

The former Tuscany-Canterbury resident was 94.

Born Fernanda Albi in Teramo, Italy, she earned a bachelor's degree at the University of Naples. She studied painting in Rome, portraiture in Germany and had three years of painting study in Canada.

She met her future husband, Oskar Franz "Frank" Zopf, who was then serving in the German army, during an army officers' party during World War II.

The couple married in Heidelberg and later lived in...

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