Joan Holbrook Proctor, 60, died Sunday at Carroll County General Hospital. A Montgomery County resident, she was the wife of Thomas Proctor Jr. A multimedia artist, she was chairwoman and secretary-treasurer of the Women's Art Exchange. In addition to her husband, survivors include a daughter, Stacy P. Shaffer of Westminster, and one granddaughter. The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. today at Hilton's Funeral Home, 22111 Beallsville Road here, where services will take place at 2 p.m. Thursday. The family requests contributions to the American Cancer Society, Montgomery County Chapter, 11323 Amherst Ave., Silver Spring, Md. 20902.
Jeanne Chaffman, 64, died Saturday at Longview Nursing Home in Manchester after an extended illness. She was the wife of Allen L. Chaffman Sr. She had worked in the shipping office at Black & Decker and was a member of Shiloh United Methodist Church. In addition to her husband, survivors include a son, Allen L. Chaffman Jr. of Mount Airy; sisters, Peggy Reed of Westminster, Louise Myers of here, Dorothy Warner, Mabel Knisley, Edythe P. Hastings and Betty Sapp, all of Reisterstown; brothers, Jessie W. Baublitz of Owings Mills, Roland Baublitz of Pikesville and Leonard P. Baublitz of Hanover, Pa.; and two grandchildren. The family requests donations to the church at 3100 Shiloh Road, or to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 824, Westminster, Md. 21157.
Marie P. Harris, 69, died Sunday at Carroll County General Hospital after a long illness. She was the wife of the late Howard L. Harris. A retired nurse's aide, she had worked at Long View Nursing Home. Survivors include sons, James, Donald and Ronald Harris, all of Westminster, and Lawrence Harris of Baltimore; daughters, Betty Bishop, Barbara Placko and Linda Mullins, all of here, and Gloria Poff of Hampstead; brothers, Carmen Peterson of NorthCarolina and Frank Peterson of Tennessee; 17 grandchildren and sevengreat-grandchildren. Services are at 10 a.m. today at the Eckhardt Funeral Chapel here.
John L. Parks, 75, died Friday at his home. Hewas the husband of Leona Spicer Parks. He had owned Parks Ford in Hampstead. He was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ and the Westminster Elks. Additional survivors include a daughter, Linda Maisel of here; brother, C. Milton Parks of Florida; and sister, Helen V. Fischer of Glen Rock, Pa.
DATELINE: New Windsor
Joseph C. GaglianoJr., 37, died Saturday of cancer at Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis. He was the husband of Deborah H. Gagliano. He was the son of Joseph C. Sr. and Marjorie J. Gagliano of Florida. A Baltimore City Police agent, he was a member of the Friendly Order of Police. Inaddition to his wife and parents, survivors include a daughter, Laura Lee Gagliano of home; sisters, Marjorie Mennona of Florida and Nancy Gingras of Missouri; and brothers, Steven Gagliano of Nebraska and Pasquale Gagliano of Florida. The family will receive friends from 11a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. today at the Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick. Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursdayat the funeral home. The family requests contributions to the Carroll County Branch of the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 43025, Baltimore, Md. 21236-0025.
DATELINE: Pleasant Valley
Ernest D. Myers, 92, died Saturday at Carroll County General Hospital. He was the husband of Amy Hahn Myers, to whom he had been married for more than 69 years. A retired school bus contractor, he also worked in auto repairs.He was a member of Pleasant Valley Community Fire Department and St.Matthew's United Church of Christ. In addition to his wife, survivors include daughters, Ruby Armacost of Westminster and Eleanor B. Gorsuch of Lutherville; sisters, Emma Brown of Littlestown, Pa., and Viola Yingling of Union Bridge. Services are at 11 a.m. today at Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Road, Westminster. The family requests memorials to the church or to the fire company.
Paul M. Martin, 29, died Monday at R Adams Cowley Trauma Center in Baltimore as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycleaccident. He was the son of Arthur J. and Peggy M. Martin of here. He was the husband of Barbara Schubert Martin. A 1979 graduate of South Carroll High School, he had been employed as a truck driver for Sysco Trucking Co. in Jessup. He was a member of the Teamsters Union andthe Sykesville Moose Lodge. In addition to his parents and wife, survivors include a son, Daniel P. Martin of here; brothers, Arthur J. Martin Jr. of Mount Airy, Michael W. Martin of here, Mark A. Martin ofWestminster, and David E. Martin of Washington. A Mass of Christian burial will be offered at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Eldersburg. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Haight Funeral Home. The family requests memorials to the church.
Leonard S. Hipsley, 68, a former resident here, died Saturday at his Calvert County home. A retired carpenter, he was the husbandof Wilda Hipsley. In addition to his wife, survivors include daughters, Lennie Atwell of Woodbine, Brenda Isner of Westminster, Sarah Bryce of Michigan, and Lou Ann Hall of North Beach, Calvert County; stepchildren, Kay Colie, Ray Albaugh and Alton Grimes, all of North Beach; sister, Grace Stem of Marriottsville; brother, Marion E. Hipsley Jr. of here; 16 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Services are at 10 a.m. today from the Haight Funeral Home.
Carol C. Gates, 54, died Saturday at her home. She was the wife of Herbert O. Gates. An accounting clerk for London Fog Corp., she was a member of Flohrville United Methodist Church. Additional survivors include a son, DavidM. Gates of Laurel; daughter, Deborah C. Fox of Mount Airy; brothers, Lonnie C. Meadows of Arizona, Harry H. Meadows of Salisbury, Bernard L. Meadows of Wyoming and Joseph M. Meadows of Tennessee; sister, Freda L. Robertson of Virginia; and two grandchildren.
Joseph C. Lucey, 92, died Saturday at Baltimore County General Hospital. He was the husband of Virginia A. Lucey. Additional survivors include daughters, Mary L. Rowan of Virginia and Joan Donnelly of Florida; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
CarrieBelle Hess, 89, died Friday at Hanover Hall Nursing Home in Hanover,Pa. She was the wife of Loy E. Hess. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and the Women's Missionary Society. Additional survivorsinclude daughters, Myra Hilterbrick of Adelphi and Dean Reindollar of here; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Margaret L. Martz, 56, died Thursday at University Hospital in Baltimore. She was an assistant manager at Little George's on Main Street. Surviving are daughters, Diane Growden and Tammy S. Brandt, both of Pennsylvania, Sharon M. Lea of Japan, and Patricia L. King of Frederick; sisters, Bernadine Gettle of Pennsylvania and Floria Westling of Woodbine; brother, Vernon McKnight of Pennsylvania; andfour grandchildren.