Wendel HeinemanReal estate executiveA memorial service for...

Wendel Heineman

Real estate executive


A memorial service for G. Wendel Heineman, a Baltimore corporate real estate executive and community advocate, will be at 7:30 p.m. today at First Lutheran Church on Burke Avenue in Towson.

Mr. Heineman, a lifelong city resident who lived in Roland Park, drowned in the Northeast River early Saturday morning at McDaniel Yacht Basin in Cecil County. He was 61.


In 1980, he became president of Constellation Properties, a wholly owned real estate subsidiary of Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. During his 10-year tenure, Constellation became one of the area's largest real estate developers, developing projects ranging from shopping centers and nursing homes to office buildings and retirement communities.

Born in Newport News, Va., he grew up in Baltimore after his father, a businessman, moved the family here. A graduate of Towson High School, he received his undergraduate degree from the University of Baltimore. He was awarded master's degrees in finance and marketing from American University in Washington.

After joining the Army in 1950, Mr. Heineman served in the intelligence division. He was a decorated Korean War veteran who was severely injured and hospitalized for 19 months. On Jan. 15, 1952, he was one of eight wounded Korean War veterans honored at the White House by President Harry S. Truman.

After his military service, he began his business career in Baltimore at Bendix Aviation. From 1955 to 1970, he worked in the nuclear products and corporate headquarters divisions of Glenn L. Martin Co., later known as Martin Marietta. While with Martin Marietta, he was worked on the development of Chesapeake Park.

Mr. Heineman served as vice president of marketing, leasing and sales at McCormick Properties, the real estate arm of McCormick & Co., from 1970 to 1977, during the development of the Hunt Valley Business Community and Security Industrial Park.

In 1977, he went to New York City, where he served for three years as president of the International Paper Realty Corp., the real estate division of International Paper Co. After returning to Baltimore in 1980, he became president of Constellation Properties.

He also was a director of the Baltimore Area Council, Boy Scouts of America, a past president of the Baltimore County Chamber of Commerce, a past committee chairman for United Way, a member of the Maryland State Emergency Management Response Commission Advisory Council and a member of the board of directors for American Red Cross of Central Maryland.

As chairman of the Red Cross Disaster and Emergency Services, he helped create a nationally approved disaster relief plan. In addition, he worked in the state's efforts to help American citizens who returned from the Persian Gulf region just prior to the gulf war. For his outstanding volunteer efforts, he was awarded the Red Cross' John T. Menzies Award in 1991.


Mr. Heineman is survived by his wife, Jacklyn Kay Heineman; five daughters, Letitia Peterson of Chevy Chase, Julie Bright of Aquasco, Victoria Heineman of Baltimore, Toy Evans of Bel Air and Zoe Heineman of Baltimore; and five grandchildren.

The family suggested that memorial contributions be made to the American Red Cross, Emergency and Disaster Fund, P.O. Box 64731, Baltimore, Md. 21264.

Pearl C. Jackson

Clerk, religion teacher

Services for Pearl C. Jackson, a retired clerk for the Social Security Administration and a religion teacher, will be held at 7 p.m. today at First United Church of Jesus Christ Apostolic, 5150 Baltimore National Pike.

Mrs. Jackson, who was 69, died Sunday of a pulmonary illness at her home on Carriage Hill Circle in Randallstown.


She retired from Social Security headquarters in 1986 after 13 years of service. She had earlier worked as a cashier at the the A&P; supermarket, now Super Fresh, at York Road and Gittings Avenue.

Born in Lillian, Va., the former Pearl C. Carter was reared in Virginia and Baltimore, where she graduated from Dunbar High School.

Three years ago, she earned an associate's degree in religion in a program of Saturday classes at Howard University.

Her husband, Mackness Jackson, died in 1973.

She is survived by a daughter, Carolyn Jackson of Randallstown; three sons, Earl and Leland Jackson of Baltimore and Gilbert Jackson of Pikesville; four sisters, Shirley Roane of Randallstown, Virginia Morris of Salisbury and Mary E. Ivey and Martha Barnes, both of Baltimore; five brothers, Earl, Alfred, Bernard, Granville and Hilton Carter, all of Baltimore; and five grandchildren.

Evelyn M. Deegan


Telephone operator

A Mass of Christian burial for Evelyn Marie Deegan, who had been a telephone operator before coming to the Baltimore area in the late 1970s, will be offered at 10 this morning at the Roman Catholic Church of the Nativity, 1800 Vista Lane in Timonium.

Mrs. Deegan, who was 64 and lived on Thornton Road in Towson, died Monday of complications from cancer at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Born in New York to immigrant parents, the former Evelyn Marie O'Hagan was a cousin of the former prime minister of Ireland, Charles Haughey. She attended Misericordia College in Pennsylvania and Tulane University.

Her husband, Joseph G. Deegan, is a retired security manager for the Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. and a retired FBI agent.

They lived in many communities before coming here; she had worked as a telephone operator in New York and for the First Virginia Bank in Falls Church, Va.


In addition to her husband, her survivors include: three daughters, Christine Noya, assistant dean of Villa Julie College, Marie Kelly and Regina Ryan, all of Towson; three sons, Patrick Deegan of Centreville, Va., Gerry Deegan of New Orleans, and Gregory Deegan, of Meridian, Miss.; her mother, Anna Haughey O'Hagan of Briarcliff Manor, N.Y.; a brother, John O'Hagan, also of Briarcliff Manor; and eight grandchildren.

Brother Raymond

Longtime teacher

A Mass of Christian burial for Brother Raymond B. Glement, S.M., who taught in schools in several states, in Puerto Rico and in Chile, will be offered at 8 o'clock tonight at the Marianist Provincial House, 4301 Roland Ave.

Brother Raymond, who was 78, died Tuesday of cancer at the Provincial House, where he had been living for the past three weeks.

He spent 36 years on the faculties of schools in Puerto Rico, the Catholic University of Puerto Rico in Ponce and at two high schools, Colegio San Jose in Rio Piedras and Colegio Ponceno in Ponce. Until he came to the Provincial House, he had been serving as director of the alumni association and of the student aid program at San Jose, where he earlier had served as principal.


He also taught in schools in Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York. Brother Raymond, who taught history, English and Spanish, also had been an exchange teacher in Chile.

Born in Detroit, he entered the Society of Mary in 1934 and was a graduate of the University of Dayton. He received a master's degree from New York University and did graduate work at five other colleges and universities.

He had no close surviving relatives.

Roland E. Lages

Dairy route salesman

Services for Roland E. Lages, a retired dairy route salesman who was active in youth work, will be held at 11 a.m. today at the Loring Byers Chapel, 8728 Liberty Road, Randallstown.


Mr. Lages, who lived on Langrehr Road in Rockdale, died Sunday from complications of diabetes at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center. He was 65.

He retired from full-time work in 1982. He had delivered milk in northeastern Baltimore County for the Green Spring Dairy since 1956. He also had made deliveries of milk provided under the WIC program to families in Baltimore, in Anne Arundel and Calvert counties and on the Eastern Shore.

After his retirement, he delivered milk to schools part time for several years.

The native of Hebbville first worked for his father at a Shell station on Liberty Road in Rockdale. He was a partner in the station business for a time before joining the dairy. He had served in the Army during World War II.

In the late 1960s and the 1970s he became active in the Liberty Road Baseball League, managing teams and heading the pprograms for several age groups.

Known to youth in the area as "Uncle Roland," he took many young people to Fourth of July fireworks displays at the old Gwynn Oak Park.


For many years he enjoyed playing cards with a group of friends and was the winner of a yearlong pitch tournament organized in 1967.

He is survived by his wife, the former Millie Dennis; three sons, Wayne E. Lages of Phoenix, Dennis G. Lages of Rockdale and Don Lages of Owings Mills; a daughter, Linda M. Klein of Owings Mills; three sisters, Virginia Baker of Randallstown, Eileen Garner of Sun City Center, Fla., and Betty Robinson of Ellicott City; a brother, Philip N. Lages of Rockdale; and three grandchildren.