Dr. Ellen G. McDaniel, whose distinguished career in psychiatry spanned more than 40 years and influenced patients, medical students and even juries, died of lung cancer Thursday at her home in Highland. She was 71.
Jarnetta Kroh, a Greater Baltimore Medical Center philanthropist who assisted her husband in his import car servicing business, died of chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder at her home in Laguna Hills, Calif. She was 81 and had lived in the Rockland section of Baltimore County for many years.
Documents obtained through a public records request detail for the first time the stunning turn of events that led Munpreet Chona to be killed in a hail of gunfire by police on Jan. 31. It was the conclusion to a whirlwind chase through Baltimore County, Anne Arundel County and Baltimore City involving a fleet of officers from four different agencies, all of whom believed Chona was armed.
Francis Xavier 'Boots' Hannon Sr., who fought in Normandy, France, during World War II and drove a streetcar for many years, died of pneumonia at St. Agnes Hospital on Wednesday. The Catonsville resident was 91.
Marie McG. Leaf, a World War II combat nurse who later worked for the Veterans Administration Hospital in Baltimore, died Thursday from complications of Alzheimer's disease at the Augsburg Lutheran Home. She was 96.
By By Frederick N. Rasmussen and The Baltimore Sun
James F. Barlow, a retired masonry contractor who drove a weapon carrier at Omaha Beach during the World War Allied Invasion, died Sept. 1 at St. Agnes Medical Center after suffering a fractured hip at his Academy Heights home. He was 87.