Sister Mary Sharon Burns, a member of the Sisters of Mercy, who had chaired the department of theology at Loyola University Maryland and acted in the college theatrical productions, died Thursday from complications of a stroke at Stella Maris Hospice. She was 91.
He returned to Baltimore in 1963 and worked as an electronics technician at Bendix Corp. on East Joppa Road in Towson for two years. He then returned to the B&O and its telecommunications division. He retired in 1996 from successor company CSX.
An outdoorsman, Mr. Leatherwood enjoyed hunting.
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 21 in the chapel of Bethany United Methodist Church, 2875 Bethany Lane, Ellicott City.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, the former Neva Hartman, who was a pastor at Mount Washington United Methodist Church; two sons, Glenn Leatherwood of Omaha and Dan Leatherwood of Chester Springs, Pa.; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Another son, Dale Leatherwood, died in 2000.