Beth Tenser, a graphic artist and women’s health advocate, died of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS, on Nov. 16 at her Pikesville home. She was 50.
Born in Baltimore, she was the daughter of David Tenser, who owned a shoe business, and his wife, Myrna Pruzon, a bookkeeper at the Wolf Cohn women’s apparel shop.
Raised in the Colonial Village section of Pikesville, she was a 1986 graduate of Pikesville High School, where she played lacrosse and softball.
She obtained a bachelor’s degree at Elmira College and received a master’s degree in graphic design from Adelphi University, both in New York. She was an active Adelphi alumna and created a scholarship fund. Over...