Mary G. Turner, 87, died Saturday at the Meridian Nursing Home here.She was the wife of the late Joseph F. Turner Sr. Surviving are sonsJoseph F. Jr. of Finksburg and William M. of Georgia; daughter Theresa M. Wright of here; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services are at 10 a.m. today at the Henry W. Jenkins and Sons Funeral Chapel, 4905 York Road here.
Doris T. Burgan, 57, died Sunday at her home. She was the wife ofCharles M. Burgan Jr. She was an executive secretary at McCormick and Co. In addition to her husband, survivors include a daughter, Charlese DePalma of Baltimore; sons Charles M. III and Patrick S., both ofhere, and five grandchildren. The family requests memorial contributions to Carroll Hospice, 30 Carroll St., Westminster.
Clarence M. Malone Jr., 60, died Thursday at Carroll County General Hospital. He was the husband of Ariabella C. Malone. An Army veteran of the Korean War, he was retired from Bethlehem Steel. In addition to his wife, survivors include a son, Clarence M. III of Manchester; daughters Pamela S. Pemple of Ohio, Deborah Malone-Sauer of Pennsylvania, Karen E. Caltrider of Hampstead and Rosalie M. Malone of here; sister, Patricia Ford; brothers Roy, Kyle and Jack, all of West Virginia and Richard of Baltimore, and three grandchildren.
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James H. Dorrance, 35, died Sunday as a result of a car accident near Clarksville, Howard County. He was the son of John C. Sr. and Mary Lou H. Dorrance of Montgomery County. He was the husband of Sarah Babylon Dorrance and the son-in-law of David and Eleanor Babylon of Westminster. A lieutenant commander in the Navy Reserve, he was employed as senior plant engineer at the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission in Montgomery County. In addition to his parents and wife, survivors include daughters Jamie E. and Melissa J., both of home; brothers John C. Jr. of Virginia and David of Texas, and grandmother, Claudia Hanley. Services are at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Grace Lutheran Church, Carroll Street, Westminster. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. today at the Pritts Funeral Home & Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster.
Margaret E. Rickell, 84, died Monday at Baltimore County General Hospital. She was the wife of the late John E. Rickell and the mother of the late Ralph E. Rickell. Survivors include sons John C. of Westminster, Calvin L. of here and James A. of Randallstown, Baltimore County; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services are at 10 a.m. today at the Eline Funeral Home, Reisterstown Road and Franklin Boulevard here.
Carroll M. Beard, 70, died Sunday at his home. He waspredeceased by his first wife, Doris Frock Beard. He is survived by his second wife, Betty Dinst Beard. He had owned and operated Carroll's Refrigeration Services. He was a member of the Carroll County Electrical Contractors Association and the Westminster Church of the Brethren. In addition to his wife, survivors include a son, Charles M. ofHanover, Pa.; brothers Earl D. of here and Clarence of Baltimore County; sisters Helen Horne of Colorado and Alice Kordisch of Arkansas, and two grandchildren. Services are at 11 a.m. today at the Myers Funeral Home, 91 Willis St. here.
Paul V. McCarthy, 93, died Friday at the National Lutheran Home of the Aging in Rockville, Montgomery County. Twice widowed, he was married to the late Nell McCarthy and thelate Isabel McCarthy. A retired Army master sergeant, he also was a member of St. Luke Winters Church, New Windsor. Survivors include a niece and a nephew. The family requests memorial contributions to the National Lutheran Home.
Melvin D. Brown, 66, died Sunday at Sinai Hospital in Baltimore. He was retired from Keystone Wire in Pennsylvania and was a member of St. Mary's Church, Silver Run. Survivors include a sister, Helen Myers of here and a close friend, Inez Parson of here.
George Howard "Jake" Jacobs, 68, died Saturday at his home. A Navy veteran of World War II, he had retired from his own plumbing contracting company. Since his retirement, he founded the Carroll County Habitat for Humanity, a non-profit Christian housing ministry. The group recently completed its first project. Survivors include his wife, Marie; sons Howard and Fred of Carroll County; daughters, Dwyn Fleischer and Bambi Juskelis of Carroll County, Marie Masaberg of Baltimore and Tina Dekle of North Carolina; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
George H.Manis, 85, died Friday at Howard County General Hospital. He was thehusband of Viller V. Manis and the father of the late Oritha German.He was retired from Bargis Bros. Co. In addition to his wife, survivors include sons James C. and Edward W., both of Howard County, and Jerry L. of Sykesville; daughters Margaret P. Seal of Finksburg, Mary H. Willis of Eldersburg, Carolyn J. Eader of Georgia and Joyce A. Redmond of New York; brother, Eugene of Tennessee; 32 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.