Millicent S. Grey, 69, hospital social workerMillicent...


Millicent S. Grey, 69, hospital social worker

Millicent S. Grey, a former hospital social worker and volunteer, died of cancer Thursday at Stella Maris Hospice at Mercy Medical Center. The Pasadena resident was 69.

Mrs. Grey worked for nearly 20 years as a social worker at Maryland General Hospital and retired in 1993.

The former Millicent Sharpe, who was born and raised in Minersville, Pa., earned a bachelor's degree from the University VTC of Baltimore and a master's degree in social work from the University of Maryland.

She enjoyed reading and listening to classical music and was a longtime volunteer at North Arundel Hospital.

She married Charles F. Grey in 1948; he died in 1970.

She was a member of Galilee Lutheran Church, 4652 Mountain Road, Pasadena, where a memorial service will be held at 7: 30 p.m. today.

She is survived by two sons, Charles E. Grey of Pasadena and Jeffrey H. Grey of Apex, N.C.; two daughters, Anita L. Grey of Odenton and Gina M. Grey of Arbutus; a sister, Blanche Yoder of Miners- ville; and two grandchildren.

Ruth Anne Rodney, 40, attorney, hearing examiner

Ruth Anne Rodney, an attorney and former state hearing examiner, died Saturday of adrenal cancer at Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. The Timonium resident was 40.

Ms. Rodney, who retired in April because of failing health, had been a state hearing examiner for unemployment benefits appeals since 1992

The Baltimore native graduated first in her class at Loyola College, earning bachelor's degrees in English and business administration in 1979.

She began her career at Yaffe & Offett, an actuarial consulting firm, and joined the Baltimore firm of Miles & Stockbridge as a law clerk in 1985.

While working there, she attended the University of Baltimore School of Law, graduating cum laude in 1987. She worked as an associate attorney in the firm's employment benefits section until 1992.

She was a member and recording secretary of St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church and Day School, 8 Overlea Ave. in Overlea, where services will be held at 1 p.m. tomorrow.

She is survived by her mother, Lois L. Rodney of Timonium; several aunts and uncles; and many cousins.

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