Matilda "Teddi" Levin, 54, died Monday at Del Ray Community Hospital, Del Ray Beach, Fla. Formerly of Eldersburg, she is survived by parents, Victor and Matilda Staugas Sarpolis of Baltimore; husband, Harold Levin of Del Ray Beach; son, James S. Levin of Reisterstown; sisters, Linda Nhean of California, Nancy Southerland and Vicky Healy of Baltimore; and one granddaughter.
Joseph Terry Danner, 45, died Monday at home after a brief illness. An employee of Marada Industries Inc., he is survived by his fiance, Peggy Ann Watson of Finksburg; daughters, Kimberly Ann Danner of Connecticut and Amy Danner of Westminster; brother, Roy E. Danner of Finksburg; grandson, Michael Danner of Connecticut; two nieces and a nephew. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the Thomas D. Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow at the funeral home.
Ruth E. Mosebrook, 75, died Sunday at Sinai Hospital, Baltimore. She worked at the Millers post office and belonged to Kirkridge Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church. She is survived by her husband, George H. Mosebrook; daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Bill Kaplin of Lanham; son and daughter-in-law, John and Christy Mosebrook of Hampstead; sisters, Estelle Dailey of Phoenix, Md., Nancy Brady of Florida and Edna Walker of Millers; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Funeral services are at 1 p.m. today at Kirkridge Church.
Ruth E. Meade, 78, a homemaker, died Thursday at home. She is survived by her nephew and his wife, Paul and Carole Fenker of Manchester; great-nephew, Jeffrey Lee Fenker; and
great-great nephew, John P. Fenker.
John L. Brothers, 84, a retired truck driver for the state at Springfield Hospital Center, died Friday at Carroll County General Hospital. Predeceased by his wife, Stanzie Brothers, he is survived by sons, Ronald Brothers of North Dakota, and John Brothers of Severn, Anne Arundel County; daughters, Frances Loutitt of Pennsylvania, and Mary Hayes of Pasadena, Anne Arundel County; 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
Virginia M. Eyler, 61, a former nursing assistant at Pleasant View Nursing Home, died Friday at Carroll County General Hospital. Predeceased by her husband, Frank Eugene Eyler, and son Donald R. Eyler, she is survived by daughters, Mary Ann Eyler of Sykesville, Jenny Eyler and Anna Tighe of Mount Airy; sisters, Anna May Harrison of Lisbon, Margie Hett and Wanda Anderson of Winfield, Nancy Delph of Woodbine and Dorothy Pearce of Finksburg; brothers, Howard L. Colson and Raymond Colson of Woodbine and George Colson of Westminster; 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Ruth W. Stewart, 87, died Thursday at Baltimore County GeneraHospital. She was a homemaker most of her life and had lived at Fairhaven the last few years. She was predeceased by her husband, William C. Stuart, and is survived by daughters, Mrs. Donald G. Engesser and Caroline Hornady of Owings Mills; six grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.
Edward Eugene Null, 54, a self-employed antique furniture finisher, died Sunday at home after an extended illness. He attended Bethel Assembly of God in Littlestown, Pa., and served in the U.S. Navy. He is survived by his wife, Gertrude Brinegar Null; daughters, Ruth Ann Day and Cynthia Stonesifer of Westminster; sons, Shawn E. Null of Hampstead, William D. Null, Edward E. Null Jr., Christian J. Null, Okey L. Lewis Jr. and James R. Lewis of Westminster, and John P. Lewis of Hanover, Pa.; sisters, Ruth L. Cook and Willa Mae Livesay of Taneytown; and eight grandchildren. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. today at D. D. Hartzler Funeral Home, New Windsor.
Ezra Leroy "Blinky" Robertson, 70, a member of the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge 1381, died Sunday at Carroll County General Hospital after a brief illness. He worked at Lincoln Ladder before retiring. Predeceased by his wife, Mary Agnes McClellan Robertson, in 1974, he is survived by children, Leroy T. LTC Robertson of Tennessee, Roger W. Robertson of Hanover, Pa., Ernest L. Robertson of Hagerstown, Juanita A. Remsburg of Middletown, Linda L. Anderson of Tennessee, Ezra L. Robertson Jr. of Westminster, and Leona Brandenburg of Jefferson; brothers Paul E. Robertson of Kentucky, Melvin A. Robertson of Pennsylvania, Walter and Maurice Robertson of New Windsor; sisters, Catherine Fringer and Anna Fringer of Westminster, and Helen Bankert of Hanover, Pa.; 17 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services are at 10 a.m. today from Thomas D. Fletcher & Son Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster.
Hubert T. Cook, 63, a U.S. Army veteran, died Sunday at home after a brief illness. A licensed electrician, he was a superintendent of H. P. Foley Co. of Baltimore. He belonged to Mount Zion United Methodist Church, Local Union 24 IBEW, Masonic Lodge 145 of Reisterstown and Boumi Temple. Survivors are his mother, Ethel C. Cook of Carroll Lutheran Village; wife, Lois Kay Cook; daughters, Millicent Eckhardt of Ohio, Teresa Seiden of Owings Mills and Christine Hastings of Westminster; sons, James T. Cook of Glyndon and Wade S. Cook of Tennessee; sister, Shirley Ricketts of Westminster; and 10 grandchildren. Funeral services are at 11 a.m. today at Pritts Funeral Home, 412 Washington Road, Westminster.
Mildred C. Long, 67, a retired switchboard operator for Fox Chevrolet, died Friday at Carroll County General Hospital. She is survived by her husband, Arthur W. Long; sons Alvin H. and Ronald B. Long of Westminster, Richard A. Long of Sykesville, Daniel W. Long of Kansas, and Jeffrey W. Long of Pasadena, Anne Arundel County; sister, Ruth Dietz of Woodstock; eight grandsons and one great-granddaughter.
C. Elmer Fritz, 85, a 1926 graduate of Westminster High School, died Tuesday at Carroll County General Hospital after a brief illness. He was a salesman for 42 years with Pioneer Corn before retiring in 1984. A lifelong farmer, he belonged to the Carroll County Farm Bureau and St. Benjamin's (Krider's) Lutheran Church. He was a contributor to the book, "Legacy of the Land," by Carol Lee, writing "As I Remember It (1915)." He is survived by his wife, Martha Nelson Fritz; nieces, Nancy J. Shoemaker of Westminster and Caroline L. Gilbert of Riva, Anne Arundel County; two great-nephews, one great-niece, two great-great nieces and one great-great nephew. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at the Thomas D. Fletcher Funeral Home, 254 E. Main St., Westminster. He will lie in state at the church from 10 a.m. until funeral services begin at 11 a.m. Friday.
Christine B. (Rosser) Mitzel, 77, died Saturday. Predeceased by a son, Allen Mitzel, she is survived by her husband, Levere A. Mitzel; daughter, Christine Shelton; sons, Randy, Charles and Robert Mitzel; 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Johnnie Gray Safrit, 78, died Friday at home after a brief illness. The wife of the late Adam F. Safrit and mother of the late Robert R. Safrit, she is survived by a daughter, M. Frances Daigle of Westminster; sons, Franklin E. Safrit of Hurlock, John W. Safrit of Philadelphia, Pa., Wayne A. Safrit of Utah and Charles R. Safrit of Pennsylvania; sister, Eddie Jane Ridd of North Carolina; 14 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.
Jordon Alexander Rogers, 59, husband of Mary Young Rogers, died Monday at Carroll County General Hospital. An employee of Head Ski Inc. in Columbia, he managed the cutting floor. He belonged to the Horseman's Association of Thoroughbreds, Delaware Racing Association. Additional survivors are sons, Larry A. Rogers of Woodbine, Michael A. Rogers of Lake Linganore; daughter, Robin A. Eason of Baltimore; brother, Riley Rogers of Baltimore; sister, Naomi Bridges of Pasadena, Anne Arundel County; and four grandchildren. Friends may call from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. today at Haight Funeral Home, Route 32, Sykesville. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. tomorrow at Haight.
Robert E. Burdette, 60, a truck driver for Blue Diamond Trucking, died Saturday at Carroll County General Hospital. A U.S. Army veteran from the Korean War, he was a member of Teamsters Local 557, Westminster Moose Lodge 1381 and Ebenezer Methodist Church. He is survived by his mother, Frances Simmons Rhone of Baltimore, and stepmother, May Burdette of Manchester; his wife June C. Sanders Burdette; sons, Robert E. Burdette Jr. of Union Bridge, Michael A. Burdette of Westminster, Jeffrey L. and William Burdette of Woodbine; daughter, Susan C. Zepp of Eldersburg; sister, Doris Lohrey of West Virginia; stepbrother, Sterling Wyand of Ellicott City; stepsister, Leonora Hoffman of Hampstead; and seven grandchildren. He was predeceased by his father, William Burdette, and a grandson, William E. Burdette III.