Joan H. Mersinger, 82, of Glyndon, died Sunday, July 14, 2013, at her Carroll Lutheran home.
Born Jan. 10, 1931, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Grace Roberta Beauchamp Hoffman. She was the wife of the late Col. Eugene Lawrence Mersinger.
She was a founding member of Historic Glyndon and served as its first president. She belonged to the League of Women Voters and was a founding member of the Glyndon Quilters, whose quilts were donated to various local charities. She delivered Meals on Wheels in the Reisterstown and Glyndon area and helped with fundraising for Muscular Dystrophy.
Surviving are children Duston Mersinger and wife Dolly, of Hampstead, Christine Supik and husband Robert, of Cockeysville, Mark Mersinger and wife Wendy, of Colorado, and Jon Mersinger and Jeanne Emge, of Westminster; niece Roberta Pryor and husband Randy, of Texas; grandchildren Sarah Rhodes and husband Andrew, Blair Mersinger and fiance Zlatko Pasalic, and Scott, David and Nicholas Mersinger; a grand-nephew, John McCutchen; and a sister, Linda Broadfoot.
A memorial gathering will be held from noon until 1 p.m. Saturday at Eline Funeral Home, 11824 Reisterstown Road, Reisterstown. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, http://www.mda.org.
Online condolences may be offered at http://www.elinefuneralhome.com.
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