Robert B. Nolan Sr., a former Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. engineer who later owned an indoor tennis center, died Dec. 9 of complications from heart disease at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
The longtime Rodgers Forge resident was 83.
The son of Charles Edward Nolan Sr., president and general manager of Nolan Motors in Hagerstown, and Cathryn E. Nolan, a homemaker, Robert Bruce Nolan Sr. was born in Baltimore and raised in Homeland.
He was a 1951 graduate of Loyola High School, where he was an ice hockey goalie.
He earned a bachelor's degree in 1955 in electrical engineering from St. Lawrence University in Canton, N.Y., where he also was a member of the ice hockey...