Thelma M. Hafer, 79, died Tuesday at Carroll County General Hospital. Survivors include sons George R. of Florida and John R. of here; daughter, Sheila Buettner of Westminster; sisters Mildred Vogel and Irene Sturgeon, both of here; 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

DATELINE: Freeland

Hilda B. Baker, 79, a Baltimore County resident, died Wednesday at York Hospital in Pennsylvania. Born in Millers, she was the wife of the late William O. Baker. The couple had farmed here for many years. Survivors include a son, Donald E. Sr. of Lineboro; sisters Elva Hurt and Helen Wisner, both of Manchester, RomaineWisner of Westminster and Fraline Marshall of Millers; four grandchildren and three great-grandsons.

DATELINE: Hampstead

John J. Callahan, 56, died Feb. 1 at Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was the husband of Sharon H. Golnick. A U.S. Army veteran, he had worked for Westinghouse Electric Corp. In addition to his wife, survivors include daughters Kelly L. and Kristen R.; son, John J., all of here; brother Bernard Jr. of Spain, and a granddaughter.


Gladys V. Trump, 71, a former resident here, died Feb. 1 at her home in Anne Arundel County. Retired from the Baltimore Gas and Electric Co., she recently had worked at BWI Airport. Survivors include a daughter, Gail V. Belcher of Alabama; sisters Rholda Steger of here and Evelyn Wine of Hanover, Pa.; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

DATELINE: Owings Mills

Marlin L. Spencer, 75, died Thursday at Baltimore County General Hospital. Born in Patapsco, he was a retired state correctional officer. He was the husband of Catherine D. Spencer. In addition to his wife, survivors include daughters Dolly Critsings of Hampstead and Faye Rosier of here; sons Marlin of Anne Arundel County and Larry Spencer of Hampstead; sister, Edna Caples of Florida; 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

DATELINE: Sykesville

Alonzo M. Gonzalez Jr., 53, died Tuesday at Carroll County General Hospital. He was the son of the late Alonzo and Flora Gonzalez. Surviving is his brother, Joseph of Tampa, Fla.

Margaret L. McQuay,58, died Tuesday at University Hospital in Baltimore. She was the wife of William J. McQuay. She had been employed as a seamstress at Grief Clothing Co. In addition to her husband, survivors include a daughter, Diana L. Bosley son, William J. Jr., both of Westminster; brothers Charles W. Lang of Hampstead and Francis Hamrick of Baltimore; sisters Fay Fields of Finksburg and Sandra Virtz of Hampstead. The family requests donations to the Leukemia Society of America, Inc., Maryland Chapter, 1 Spinners Court, Randallstown, Md.

Jessie F. Clarke, 98, died Wednesday at the Westminster Nursing Home. She was the wife of late Henry W. Clarke. A retired manager of the C&P; Telephone Co. office here, she also was a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church. Survivors include several nieces and nephews. The family requests donations to the church's memorial fund.

DATELINE: Union Bridge

Ronald W. Yingling, 43, died Monday at University of Maryland Hospital in Baltimore. He was the son of Geneva C. Yingling of here and the late Donald C. Yingling. In addition to his mother, survivors includebrothers Larry E. of Linwood, Donald C. Jr., Dennis L., and Bobby L., all of here, Billy L. of Finksburg and Richard T. of New Windsor; sisters Shirley L. Marshall of Baltimore County and Mary L. of Westminster.

DATELINE: Westminster

Paul P. Radolec, 65, died Wednesdayat home. He was the husband of Dorothy L. Radolec. Before his retirement, he was a truck driver for Schaeffer Lumber Co. A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Littlestown, Pa. VFW Post. In addition to his wife, survivors include son, Barry; stepdaughter, Mary Sutherland; sisters Margaret Campbell and Pauline High, all of Pennsylvania, and four grandchildren.

Frances Louise Rhoton, 70, a former resident here, died Monday in Leesburg, Fla. She was the wife of the late Henry C. Rhoton. Survivors include a daughter, Shirley A. Rhoton of Washington County; sons Ronald C. and Allen L., both of here; brother John Bean of Howard County; three grandchildren and twogreat-grandchildren.

Ruth D. A. Grove, 91, died Monday in Hanover, Pa. She was the wife of the late French Grove. A lifelong member ofthe Meadow Branch Church of the Brethren, she also participated in the Farm Bureau and the Carroll County General Hospital Ladies Auxiliary. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, John E. and Betty Ann Grove of here; sisters Bessie Peoples of Hanover and Lydia Frock ofhere; four grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.

Nettie M. Doxzon, 84, a former resident here, died Sunday in Lewes, Del. She was the wife of the late Roy E. Doxzon Sr. and the mother of the late Roy Jr. and Wallace Sr. Survivors include a son, Paul W. of California; daughter, Ruth G. Lingenfelder of Delaware; 15 grandchildren and 13great-grandchildren.

Glen L. Hotaling, 95, died Monday at Carroll Lutheran Village. Twice widowed, she was the wife of Henry O. Goebel and Carl P. Hotaling. Surviving is her daughter, Laura L. Whittingtonof Maine; eight grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

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