Celebration of Life for retired Cpl. Joe Andrews

A celebration of life has been planned for retired Cpl. Joe Andrews.

Saturday February 16th  1 pm – 5 pm Arcadia Volunteer Fire Hall 5415 Arcadia Ave Upperco, Md  21155

All are welcome, however, they are asking for an approximate number of people who are planning to attend.  If you plan on attending, please respond to let me know and I will forward the information along.

Thank you.

Officer Rebecca Borowski #4756
Baltimore County Police Precinct 4 215 Milford Mill Rd Pikesville, Md  21208 (P) 410-887-6786

Death Notification: Claudis Loughry

The Lodge regrets to inform you of the passing Claudis Loughry.

On January 24, 2019 Claudis Lee Loughry; beloved husband of Catherine I. Loughry (nee Gephardt); devoted brother of Ruth M. Weaver and her husband Jerry; dear brother-in-law of William Gephardt and his wife Silvia and Jeanne Loughry; dear nephew of Billy Gephardt and his wife Cindy.A funeral service will be held at the family owned Duda-Ruck Funeral Home of Dundalk, Inc. 7922 Wise Avenue on Tuesday January 29, 2019 at 11 AM. Friends may call on Monday 2-4 & 6-8 PM. Interment Oak Lawn Cemetery.

The Lodge extends its condolences to the Loughry family.

Death Notification: David B. Dade

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of David B. Dade, who passed on 01/13/19.  David B. Dade was the older brother of Sergeant Michael Dade of Precinct 12.

Funeral Arrangements:

Viewing:  1/22/19 – 1600-2000 hours Vaughn Greene Funeral Home  8728 Liberty Rd., Randallstown, MD 21113

Wake: 1/23/19 – 1000 hours Vaughn Greene Funeral Home 8728 Liberty Rd., Randallstown, MD 21113

Interment:  1/23/19 – 1030 hours Arbutus Memorial Park 1101 Sulphur Spring Rd., Baltimore, MD 21227

Please keep the Dade family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Death Notification: Richard John Reese

On January 6, 2018, Richard John Reese peacefully passed away. He is the beloved husband of the late Janet Reese (nee Geiger); devoted father of Kelly Melnick and her husband Richard and Richard J. Reese, Jr. and his wife Rebecca; loving grandfather of Joshua and Sean Melnick and Mitchell and Mickey Reese; dear brother of Robert Reese and his wife Pat.

Family and friends may gather at the Schimunek Funeral Home, Inc. (9705 Belair Road Nottingham, MD 21236) on Wednesday from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. where the funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. Interment in Holly Hill Memorial Park. In Lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made in Richard’s name, to Seasons Hospice at (8537 Solution Center Chicago, IL 60677) or www.seasonsfoundation.org. Online condolences may be left at: www.schimunekfuneralhomes.com


Death Notification: Barbara Ann Davis

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Barbara Ann Davis #2418 who passed away this morning, January 7th, from complications due to COPD.

After graduating from the 57th recruit class in 1979, Barb was assigned to Woodlawn-Precinct 2 where she served Baltimore County for 30 years.

Family members and friends will honor Barb’s life at Louden Park Funeral Home located at 3620 Wilkens Avenue 21229:
Visitation (instead of viewing due to cremation) will be Thursday, January 10 from 2-4 and 7-9.

Funeral will be at the same location on Friday, January 11 at 10:00 a.m. followed by a celebration of Barb’s life at the Arbutus Volunteer Fire company, 5200 Southwestern Blvd. Halethorpe, MD 21227.

Please contact Barb’s son Eric Baumer for any further information. 443-668-4824.

Death Notification: Thelma Virginia Kujawa

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Thelma Virginia Kujawa on December 21, 2018.  She is the mother of of Retired member Frank Kujawa, III and wife of Retired member Frank Kujawa Sr.
No service or internment.
Known for her love of animals, you may kindly donate to the Harford County Humane Society.



Death Notification: Paul S. Warehime

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Paul S. Warehime.  Mr. Warehime passed away on 12/28/2018 and was the loving father of Officer Thomas Warehime #4791 of the Wilkens Precinct and Sergeant Vickie Warehime #3650 of the Employment Section.

The family will receive visitors at Singleton Funeral & Cremation Services, P.A.,  1  2nd Ave, S.W. (at Crain Hwy), in Glen Burnie, on Thursday, Jan. 3rd, from 3-5 & 7-9 PM.  A Celebration of Life service will be held on Friday, 10 AM, at Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church.  Interment MD Veterans Cemetery in Crownsville.

For further information please visit www.singletonfuneralhome.com.

Please keep the Warehime Family in your thoughts during this difficult time.

Death Notification: Geneva A. Kirby

On December 19th, 2018; Geneva A. Kirby; 89 of Sparrows Point; beloved wife of the late Sylvanus Kirby; loving mother of Larry Kirby, Linda Swiger and Sandra Peterson; devoted Grandmother of Nicholas, Kimberly, Beverly, Barbara, Bonnie and Timothy; beloved sister of Roosevelt Blackwell; cherished Great-grandmother of 9 and 2 Great-Great Grandchildren.


Death Notification: Keith Ian Collins

Keith Ian Collins, 42, of Hampstead, passed away suddenly on Wednesday December 19, 2018. Born August 21, 1976, he was the son of Donald and Linda (Plank) Collins of Hampstead.
He was a graduate of North Carroll High School and was a heavy equipment operator.
Surviving in addition to his parents is a daughter, Elisa Collins and a son, Nason Collins, both of Hanover, PA and grandmother Peggy Plank of Chesapeake, VA.; and Dolores Coburn and the Coburn family.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, December 26, 2018, 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm & 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Eline Funeral Home, 934 S. Main Street, Hampstead, where services will be held on Thursday, December 27, 2018, 11:00 a.m.. Interment will be in Hampstead Cemetery on Friday December 28, 2018 at 1:00 p.m.
The family requests “family flowers” only. Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the American Diabetes Association, 2002 Clipper Park Road, Suite 110, Baltimore, MD 21211.

Online condolences may be made at www.elinefh.com.

Death Notification: Richard “Rick” Morris

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Richard “Rick” Morris, 67,  on Friday, December 14, 2018.

Rick dedicated and committed his life to helping others. He spent over 20 years working as a police officer with Baltimore County. After that, he went on to spend another 20 plus years working for Harford County Department of Human Services as a Child Support Enforcement Officer. During his time away from work, Rick was highly active in civil war reenactments, loved to ride his motorcycle, take road trips, and fish.

He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Sherri and Duke Warner and their daughter Kelsi who reside in Wyoming; brother David Morris; and his girlfriend Sharon Ellwood.
Services will be scheduled at a later date in the new year.

To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Richard “Rick” L. Morris please visit our Sympathy Store.

Death Notification: Sandra K. Skinner

The department regrets to announce the passing of Mrs. Sandra K. Skinner the wife of Retired Captain Richard G. Skinner and mother of Major Gordon R. Skinner of the Eastern Patrol Division.

Lemmon Funeral Home of Dulaney Valley Inc. 10 West Padonia Road, Timonium, MD 21093 Friday, December 21, 2018 2 – 4 and 7 – 9 PM

Funeral Mass:
St. Alphonses Rodriguez Catholic Church 10800 Old Court Road, Woodstock, MD 21163 Saturday, December 22, 2018 11 AM

Interment will follow at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens

Death Notification: Charlene Roussey

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Charlene Roussey, of Catonsville, who passed away on Monday, December 10th, 2018.

Charlene Roussey was the mother of Officer Chris Roussey #5466 (assigned to Aviation) and Dave Roussey #5825 (assigned to Woodlawn Midnights).

Viewings will be held Thursday December 13th, 2018 from 1500-1700 and 1900-2100 at:

Candle Light Funeral Home 1835 Frederick Rd. Catonsville, MD 21228

A Funeral Mass will be held Friday December 14th, 2018 at 1230hrs at St. Agnes Church 5422 Old Frederick Road Baltimore, MD 21229

Death Notification: Betty JoAnn Ciepiela

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Betty JoAnn Ciepiela, age 84, of Sykesville, who passed away on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at the Maryland Masonic Home, in Cockeysville, MD.

Betty Ciepiela was the mother of retired officer, and current police assistant, Paul Ciepiela, and grandmother to Recruit Adam Ciepiela.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, December 9, 2018, from 2 to 5pm at Haight Funeral Home & Chapel, 6416 Sykesville Road, Sykesville, where a funeral service will be held on Monday at 10am. Interment will follow in Lake View Memorial Park.

Those desiring may make memorial donations to Carroll Hospice, 292 Stoner Avenue, Westminster, MD 21157.

Please keep them in your thoughts during this difficult time.