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William J. Sageman,

Highway engineer

William John Sageman, 48, died Saturday at Carroll County General Hospital after an extended illness. He had worked for more than 25 years as a field operations engineer for the Federal Highway Administration. Mr. Sageman was a 1966 graduate of Michigan Technological University and a member of the MTU Alumni Association. A cub master and committee chairman for Boy Scout Troop 735 of Gamber, he belonged to Calvary United Methodist Church, also in Gamber. He is survived by his parents, Norman W. and Helen Jones Sageman; wife, Marigene Bosley Sageman; sons, Sgt. Jeffrey N. Sageman, U.S. Air Force, An

drews Air Force Base, and Daniel J. of Sykesville; brothers, David of California and Stephen of Michigan; sister, Norma Jean Stuart of Michigan; and one grandson, Jarith Lance. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. today at the Haight Funeral Home on Route 32 in Sykesville.

Mount Airy

L. L. Breitsprecher,

Korean War veteran

Leonard L. Breitsprecher, 60, a U.S. Army veteran who served in the Korean War, died at home Sunday after an extended illness. He belonged to St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church in Libertytown and had worked for IBM in Bethesda for 30 years before retiring in 1991. He is survived by his wife, Audrey R. Rescigno Breitsprecher; brother and sister-in-law, Lee and Gean Breitsprecher of Iowa; godparents, Bill and Marilyn Hall of Mount Airy; and devoted friends, Barbara and Ed Stephen of Mount Airy. Friends may call 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow at D.D. Hartzler Funeral Home, Libertytown, when the rosary will be said at 8 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Peter's Church.


Lola May Martin,

Active in church

Lola May Martin, 90, died Friday at Hillview House Nursing Home in Hanover, Pa. She belonged to Grace United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Church Women, Hampstead Senior Citizens and Hampstead Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. She was active in the church, where she was organist for a number of years. While she lived in Baltimore, she volunteered for charitable organizations and participated in Democratic activities. She is survived by her husband, Emory Edgar Martin of Hillview House; daughter, Martha Martin Hyson of Hampstead; sister, Addie Leister of Hampstead; two grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.


Ellamarie C. Tate,

Owned beauty shop

Ellamarie Caple Tate, 76, a 1933 Westminster High School graduate, died Sunday at Carroll County General Hospital. Also a graduate of Marinella Beauty School in Baltimore, she owned and operated the Colonial Beauty Shop on Colonial Avenue from 1936 to 1967. She belonged to Sandy Mount United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, Earl Lewis Tate; children, Rodney L., Betty J. Hernandez, Charles W. and Arlene M. Tidwell of California; sister-in-law, Mary C. Caple of Westminster; nephews, Arthur N. Caple Jr. and Jerry T. Caple of Westminster; niece, Shirley A. Wrightson of Westminster; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Friends may call 10 a.m. to noon today at Pritts Funeral Home, 412 Washington Road. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. today at Pritts.

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