Cecil M. Bruck, 92

The Baltimore Sun

Cecil M. Bruck, a homemaker and volunteer, died in her sleep Wednesday at the Presbyterian Home of Maryland in Towson. She was 92.

Cecil Maldeis was born in Baltimore and raised in Forest Park. She was a 1933 graduate of Friends School and earned a bachelor's degree in 1937 from the Maryland Institute College of Art.

Mrs. Bruck worked briefly as an interior decorator before her marriage to Clifford Cole Bruck in 1943.

An opera fan, Mrs. Bruck had been a board member of the Young Musicians Series, Baltimore Opera Guild and the Peabody Candelight Concert Series.

She had also been on the board of the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland, Keswick Multi-Care Center and the Union Memorial Hospital Auxiliary.

A former longtime resident of The Orchards, a North Baltimore community, she had lived since 2003 at the Towson retirement community.

Mrs. Bruck enjoyed spending summers at Northeast Harbor, Maine.

She was a member of Roland Park Presbyterian Church, where she had served as an elder and deacon.

A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Presbyterian Home of Maryland, 400 Georgia Court, Towson.

Surviving are her husband, a retired Western Maryland Railway executive; a son, Clifford C. "Chip" Bruck Jr. of Towson; two daughters, Carol Bruck of Catonsville and Judith Bruck Holden of Timonium; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

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