Linwood Parks Shipley Sr., 93, bankerLinwood Parks...


Linwood Parks Shipley Sr., 93, banker

Linwood Parks Shipley Sr., a banker and Cockeysville native, died Jan. 26 of cancer at Overlook Hospital in Summit, N.J. He was 93 and lived in Hightstown, N.J.

He joined the banking firm of Brown Brothers Harriman and Co. in New York in 1933 and was a limited partner at the time of his death.

The 1927 graduate of the University of Maryland was a former president of the Shipleys of Maryland and oversaw a publication of the family genealogy. The family has been in Maryland since 1668.

Services were held Saturday.

His wife, the former Emily Herzog, died in 1993. He is survived by three sons, L. Parks Shipley Jr. of St. Michaels, Frederick H. Shipley of Ripley, W.Va., and Walter V. Shipley of Summit; a daughter, Emily Shipley Davis of Ottawa, Canada; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Robert Carpenter, 79, Coast Guard yard employee

Robert Carpenter, a retired civilian employee of the Coast Guard's Curtis Bay yard, died Thursday of heart failure at Genesis Eldercare in Catonsville. The West Baltimore resident was 79.

The lifelong Baltimorean was chief of storage and supplies at the Coast Guard yard from 1961 until 1985. He worked there in a similar capacity for the U.S. Maritime Commission from 1946 to 1961.

Mr. Carpenter graduated from Douglass High School in 1938 and served in the Army from 1943 to 1946.

For more than 70 years, he was a member of Payne Memorial AME Church, 1714 Madison Ave., where services are set for 11 a.m. today.

He is survived by his wife, the former Juliette Brown, whom he married in 1943; a daughter, Pamela McNeill of Baltimore; a brother, John Carpenter of Baltimore; two grandsons; and a great-granddaughter.

Pub Date: 2/03/99

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