ETHNA McGOWAN PRAHL, 97 years of Catonsville, left this life on Sunday, February 1, 2004. She was the beloved daughter of the late George and Blanche (Speck) Kirby; wife of her late first husband Joseph H. McGowan and her second husband late husband Jack Prahl; loving mother to George W. McGowan and wife Carol of Queenstown, MD; loving grandmother to Gregg B. McGowan, Bradford K. McGowan and wife Mary, Fred O. Munn, III, Robert D. Munn and wife Ranjitha and loving great grandmother to Shala Munn. A Memorial Service celebrating her life will be held at 11 A.M. on Saturday, February 28, 2004 at the Our Lady of the Angels Chapel at Charlestown, 711 Maiden Choice Ln., Catonsville, MD 21228. Memorial donations may be made to the University of Maryland Medical System Foundation, 29 S. Green St., Suite 500, Baltimore, MD 21201 or to the charity of one's choice. Arrangements by the Witzke Funeral Home of Catonsville, Inc. 410-744-8600.