Charles Temes dies at 95; owned AAA...

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Charles Temes dies at 95; owned AAA Lamp Co.

Graveside services for Charles Temes, who became known as "Charlie the Lamp Man" in 60 years of selling and repairing lamps and shades, will be held at 3 p.m. today at the Parkwood Cemetery, 3310 Taylor Ave.

Mr. Temes, who was 95 and lived at Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center, died Thursday of a heart ailment at Sinai Hospital.

Owner of the AAA Lamp Co. on East Cross Street, he worked one day a week even after moving to Levindale in Dec. 1990 after his second hip fracture.

Previously, as a resident of Christ Church Harbor Apartments, another home for the elderly, he continued to work daily.

He started the business in the 300 block of North Eutaw Street and moved to the 200 block of West Saratoga Street. For a time, he operated shops both on Saratoga Street and at Cross Street but kept only the Cross Street shop after the death of his wife, the former Etta Bandy, in 1986.

A native of Austria, he moved to New York City as a child with his family and came to Baltimore as a young man while working as a traveling salesman.

He is survived by two sons, Irving Temes of Parkville and Simon Temes of Lutherville; a daughter, Shirley A. Joyce of Pasadena; and four grandchildren.

G. R. Vaughn Jr.

BG&E; fuel coordinator

Services for G. Richard Vaughn Jr., a fuel coordinator for the Baltimore Gas and Electric Co., will be held at 10 a.m. today at the Eckhardt Funeral Chapel, 11605 Reisterstown Road, Owings Mills.

Mr. Vaughn, who was 58 and lived on Deer Park Road in Reisterstown, died Monday of cancer at the University of Maryland Medical Center.

With the company for more than 35 years, he worked with coal to be used in generating plants.

A native of Reisterstown, he was a 1951 graduate of Franklin High School and attended the Johns Hopkins University.

He served in the Army during the Korean War.

Mr. Vaughn was a member of the board of trustees of the Deer Park United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife, the former Mary Margaret Frazier; three daughters, Melanie Johnson of Merritt Island, Fla., Mary Trump of Citra, Fla., and Julia Hanes of Clearwater, Fla.; three sons, Scott Vaughn of Westminster, Frank Hanes of Indianapolis and Edward Hanes of Lakeland, Fla.; three sisters, Marguerite Bosley of Owings Mills, and Anna Wolfkill and Shirley Stierhoff, both of Reisterstown; and six grandchildren.

Sister Corinne

Chaplain, educator

A Mass of the Resurrection for Sister Mary Corinne Steigers, R.S.M., a chaplain and former director of pastoral care at Mercy Medical Center, will be offered at 10:30 a.m. today in the chapel of Mercy Villa, 6808 Bellona Ave.

Sister Corinne, who was 67 and lived in the convent at Mercy Medical Center, died Tuesday of complications following heart surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

On the staff at Mercy since 1983, she served as director of pastoral care until 1989.

In the 1970s she became administrator of Mercy Villa, her order's retirement home, after serving parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore as religious education director and serving as a teacher or principal of schools in Maryland and Alabama.

The former Alice Margaret Steigers was a native of Baltimore and graduate of Mount St. Agnes College who had done graduate work at Loyola College. She entered the Sisters of Mercy of the Union in the United States of America in 1946.

She is survived by two nieces, Linda Jragonuk and Susan Murphy; and four nephews, Bryan, Kevin, Terrence and James Murphy. All are of Baltimore.

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John W. Kraemer

Mail carrier

A Mass of Christian burial for John W. Kraemer, a retired mail carrier who managed an Ocean City condominium building, will be offered at 9 a.m. tomorrow at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Roman Catholic Church, 1704 Old Eastern Ave. in Middle River.

Mr. Kraemer, who was 70 and had lived since 1978 at the Sails II Condominium, which he managed, died Wednesday at the Peninsula General Hospital in Salisbury of a heart ailment.

He moved to Ocean City after his retirement in 1978 as a mail carrier in Highlandtown. A postal employee for 31 years, he started as a railroad mail clerk aboard trains between Washington and New York.

A native of Baltimore and a graduate of the Polytechnic Institute, he worked for the Glenn L. Martin Co., now Martin Marietta, before becoming a postal worker.

He served in the Navy during World War II.

In Ocean City, he was a member of the St. Luke's-St. Andrew's Parish Council and an usher at St. Luke's Church, where a Mass was offered last night.

An honorary life member of the Knights of Columbus, he belonged to the Ocean City Parish Council and was a former grand knight of the Our Lady of Mount Carmel Council. He was a former district deputy for the Knights of Columbus on the Eastern Shore and a former faithful navigator of the Msgr. Edward Mickle Assembly of the Fourth Degree in Salisbury.

Mr. Kraemer was also a charter member of the Ocean City Lodge of the Elks.

He is survived by his wife, the former Marjorie Jane Moloney; two sons, John William Kraemer IV of Takoma, Wash., and Michael F. Kraemer of Ocean City; four daughters, Helen M. Johnson of Philadelphia, Elizabeth A. Kraemer of Baltimore, Marjorie Jane Baker of Hereford and Paula Jean Kraemer of Pasadena; his mother, Wilhelmina H. Kraemer of Catonsville; 11 grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.

The family suggested that memorial contributions could be made to Maryland Right to Life in Annapolis.

Ervina P. Stauffer

Active in her church

A memorial service for Ervina Parsons Stauffer, who was active at the Central Presbyterian Church and at the Presbyterian Home, will be held at 4 p.m. today at the church at 7308 York Road.

Mrs. Stauffer, who was 81, died Sunday of cancer at thPresbyterian Home. She had lived in Towson and Lutherville for many years.

The former Ervina Parsons was a native of Baltimore and a graduate of Western High School who studied the piano at the Peabody Conservatory.

She played the piano for 40 years for the Wednesday prayer group at the Central Presbyterian Church and was a member of the board of managers of the Presbyterian Home for 20 years.

Her husband, Jack B. Stauffer, a retired mathematics teacher at Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, died in 1978.

She is survived by two sons, Robert Christian Stauffer of Houston and Robert M. Stauffer of Annapolis; a sister, Jane Parsons Schell of Towson; and two granddaughters.

Thomas T. Dubel Sr.

High school principal

Services for Thomas T. Dubel Sr., principal of C. Milton Wright High School in Bel Air, will be held at 11 a.m. tomorrow at the Bel Air United Methodist Church.

Dr. Dubel, who was 49 and lived in Churchville, died Wednesday at Harford Memorial Hospital of heart disease.

He had just started his second year as principal of the Bel Air school but for seven years before that had been principal of Aberdeen High School. He started his career in the Harford County school system at Havre de Grace High School, where he was principal for six years.

Earlier, he had been a teacher and assistant principal in the Carroll County school system, starting in 1964 as a history teacher at Francis

Scott Key High School and then serving as an assistant principal there and at Westminster High School.

A native of Hagerstown and a 1960 graduate of Boonesboro High School, he earned a bachelor's degree at Frostburg State University in 1964, a master's degree at Towson State University in 1969 and a doctorate at the George Washington University in 1975.

He was a member of the Bel Air Rotary Club, the Churchville Raritan Club and the Westminster Lodge of the Elks.

His survivors include his wife, the former Bonnie Friese; a son, Thomas T. Dubel Jr. of Churchville; his father, Lewis T. Dubel of Rohrersville; and two sisters, Linda Reed of Harrisburg, Pa., and Brenda DeJohn of Ebensburg, Pa.

The family suggested memorial donations to a scholarship fund bearing his name at C. Milton Wright High School.

Carla Rose Bundick

Word processor

A memorial Mass for Carla Rose Bundick, a word processor at Loyola College, will be offered at 2 p.m. today in the chapel at the college, 4501 N. Charles St.

Mrs. Bundick, who was 33 and lived on Dale Avenue in the Overlea area, was killed Tuesday in an automobile accident on Interstate 83, north of the Gunpowder River Bridge.

She worked at the college for about three years and earlier did secretarial work through several temporary employment agencies.

A native of Baltimore and a graduate of Seton High School, the former Carla Rose Valasquez also attended Villa Julie College.

She was the owner of four bulldogs, which she and her husband entered in dog shows, and was secretary of the Chesapeake Bay Bulldog Club. Her husband, Paul R. Bundick, works for ARA Services Inc. as director of nutrition services at the Hospital for Sick Children in Washington, after working for the company for ++ many years at the Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Hospital.

In addition to her husband, her survivors include her parents, J. Louis and Edith R. Valasquez of Coral Springs, Fla.; her grandmother, Rosabel Hughes of Coral Springs; a brother, Joseph L. Valasquez of Coral Springs; and a sister, Sandra E. Lopez, also of Coral Springs.

The family suggested memorial contributions to the Maryland Chapter of the Crohns and Colitis Foundation, 3701 Old Court Road, in which she was active.

Helen T. Eickelberg

Volunteer

Services for Helen T. Eickelberg, who was a member of many organizations in North Baltimore, will be held at 2 p.m. today at the Grace United Methodist Church, 5407 N. Charles St.

Mrs. Eickelberg, who was 97, died Tuesday of heart disease at Keswick, where she lived for more than two years.

A resident for many years of the 3900 North Charles Apartments, she was a member of the Woman's Club of Roland Park, the Three Arts Club of Homeland and Grace United Methodist Church.

She also served as a volunteer with the Red Cross during both World War I and World War II.

The former Helen Elsie Thomson was a native of Baltimore and a 1911 graduate of Western High School.

Her husband of 35 years, Erwin H. Eickelberg, a regional sales manager for the DuPont Co., died in 1954.

She is survived by a son, William T. Eickelberg of Towson; three granddaughters; and a great-granddaughter.

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John F. Miller

Refrigeration engineer

Services for John F. Miller, who lived in Owings Mills from 1968 until 1978, will be held at 3 p.m. today at the Anderson-Winfield Funeral Home in Smithfield, R.I.

Miller, who was 76, died Monday after a heart attack at his home in Greenville, R.I.

From 1968 until his retirement in 1976, he was the refrigeration engineer at the Howard Johnson's ice cream plant on Reisterstown Road.

A native of Providence, R.I., he earlier did similar work at anothercompany's ice cream plant in Woonsocket, R.I.

He is survived by his wife, the former Naoma Sisson; two daughters, Joyce Gustafson of Johnston, R.I., and Nancy Bassett of Escondido, Calif.; a sister, Eleanor Miller of Warwick, R.I.; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

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