Doris W. Wagner, a former registered nurse who helped plan and design Carroll County's first adult day care center, died Sept. 11 of meningioma at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
The longtime Mount Airy resident was 86.
The daughter of a wallpaper hanger and a seamstress, Doris Walkling was born in Gamber and raised on Smithwood Avenue in Catonsville.
She was a 1944 graduate of Catonsville High School and earned her nursing degree two years later from St. Agnes Hospital School of Nursing. From 1943 to 1947, she was a member of the U.S. Cadet Nurse Corps.
Mrs. Wagner was a nurse at St. Agnes Hospital for several years. After raising her children, she...