Carl Peter Beernink, a financial officer who achieved All-America status as a lacrosse player at what was then Towson State, died July 2 during a softball game with his co-workers. He was taken to the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. A medical cause was unavailable, family members said.
The Towson resident was 50.
Born in Baltimore and raised in Sparks, he was the son of Leopold Alexander Beernink, a Baltimore City high school history teacher who had been born in The Netherlands, and his wife, Mary Moran, a Baltimore County elementary school teacher.
He was a 1987 graduate of Loyola Blakefield. Friends said Mr. Beernink played...