• Easton

    Ruth E. Elben

    DENTON — Ruth E. Elben of Denton, MD, died Saturday, January 24, 2015, at her daughter’s home. She was 79 years old. View Full Notice ? Ruth E. Elben

  • Centreville,  Chester,  Chestertown,  Easton,  Millington,  Rock Hall

    Mrs. Audrey F. Zahniser

    Denton, MD: Audrey F. Zahniser, 83, of Denton died on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Compass Regional Hospice in Centreville. Mrs. Zahniser was born in Federalsburg, MD on September 25, 1931. She was the daughter of the late Earl Williamson and Hazel Trice Williamson. She was employed for over thirty years with Murdoch Gardens as a floral designer. She enjoyed gardening, and was an avid walker. She was also a faithful member of the Easton Congregation of Jehovah’s Witness. Mrs. Zahniser is survived by her daughter and caregiver; Jean E. Depew of Denton and another daughter; Linda Emory of Easton, two sisters; Lorraine Fairbank of Easton, and Irene Passwaters of…

  • Hyattsville

    Mr. Alfred Kohlberg Jr.

    Alfred Kohlberg, Jr., age 88, died on January 15, 2015 after a brief illness. Mr. Kohlberg, and his wife, Ellen Stern Kohlberg were longtime residents of New Carrollton, Maryland. Mr. Kohlberg was active in a number of civic initiatives and took special interest in recording city government meetings and serving on the city’s Police Foundation and a park planning body. He loved all communication technology, from photographic cameras to sound recordings, to computesr. He recorded the lives of his extended family through photographs and tracing their genealogy—and was a devoted husband to Ellen, with whom he loved to travel. Mr. Kohlberg was born in Bronxville NY to Alfred Kohlberg and…

  • Baltimore

    Howard E. Schick, aeronautical engineer

    Howard E. Schick, a former aeronautical engineer who later established Centurion Realty, died Jan. 19 at his home in the Hampton neighborhood of Towson of vascular disease. He was 95. View Full Notice ? Howard E. Schick, aeronautical engineer

  • Dundalk

    Charles E. Colvin

    Viewing for Charles E. Colvin will be held Thursday, Jan. 22, from 3 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at Duda-Ruck Funeral Home, 7922 Wise Ave., with services Friday, Jan. 23, at 10 a.m. Interment at Bel Air Memorial gardens will follow.    {reg} The former Dundalk resident died Jan. 18 at his home in Baltimore at the age of 71.     Born and raised in Baltimore, he graduated from Kenwood High School and worked at the Johns Hopkins Credit Union for many years.     He was a longtime member of Edgemere Free Methodist Church. He loved being on the water, boating and fishing.     Regina Colvin, his…

  • Hagerstown

    Milton Rosen, rocket engineer and NASA executive, dies at 99

    Milton W. Rosen, a rocket engineer and early NASA executive who led the United States’ first satellite venture, Project Vanguard, died Dec. 30 at a retirement community in Bethesda, Md. He was 99.The cause was complications from prostate cancer, said a grandson, Michael Shapiro.Read full article >> View Full Notice ? Milton Rosen, rocket engineer and NASA executive, dies at 99

  • Winfield

    Arneda Kahn

    Arneda “Ernie” Kahn, 63 of Owings Mills Died Tuesday January 13, 2015 at GBMC after a short illness. She was born September 26, 1951 in Baltimore, MD She was a Claims Administrator for Social Security Administration. Member of Liberty Church PCA The Family will receive friends on Friday, January 23, 2015 2 to 4 PM and 7 to 9 PM at Burrier-Queen Funeral Home and Crematory, P.A., 1212 W. Old Liberty Rd. Winfield, MD 21784. Funeral Services will be held Saturday 10 AM at Liberty Church PCA 11301 Liberty Rd. Owings Mills, MD 21117. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Woodlawn MD. Those desiring may make contributions to the Liberty PCA. Online condolences…

  • Silver Spring

    GRIFFIN, Walter M.

     0 WALTER MacDANIEL GRIFFIN 0 On Monday, December 29, 2014, of Rockville, MD. Beloved husband of Julia Griffin; father of Barry Griffin; father in-law of Tammy Griffin; grandfather of Christopher Griffin; brother of Elsie Foy, of Winston Salem, NC. A Memorial Service will be held at Brown Memorial AME Church, 130 14th Street, NE, Washington, DC, on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at 11 a.m. Inurnment Arlington National Cemetery Columbarium at a later date. 0 Please Click Here to View and Sign Online Guestbook View Full Notice ? GRIFFIN, Walter M.

  • Ellicott City

    Mary Benson

    On January 23, 2015, Mary Vesta (Young) Benson, beloved wife of the late Melvin O. Benson, loving mother of Stephen R. Benson and his wife Donna and Eric M. Benson and his wife Kimberly, dear sister of Roy D. Young, cherished grandmother of Peter and his wife Sarah, Adam and his wife Jessie, Jeremy and Benjamin, great grandmother of Cole. She was an avid gardener, volunteered with and supported the Anne Arundel Community Concert Association and delivered Meals on Wheels in her community for many years. She sang in the choir at Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Severna Park where she was a long time member. In lieu of flowers,…