On August 20, 2003, ALBERT J. "AL" BLAND, of Bel Air, MD, beloved husband of Alberta F. Bland (nee Fairbrothers); beloved father of Alberta B. Bernstein, Louise B. Winney, and Susan B. Dilworth. Also survived by seven grandchildren. Services will be held at the family owned McComas Funeral Home, P.A., Abingdon, MD, on Monday, August 25, at 8 PM. Interment will be in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA. Friends may call at the funeral home in Abingdon on Sunday, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. and Monday 6 to 8 P.M. On Sunday at 3 P.M. there will be a Prisoner of War Service. On Monday at 7 P.M. there will be a Masonic Service. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 572, Bel Air, MD 21014, or American Ex Prisoners of War, National Headquarters, 3201 East Pioneer Parkway, #40, Arlington, TX 76010-5396.
THE BALTIMORE SUN