The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Karen Louise Childs, Mother of Officer Dan Childs of the Technology & Communications Section.
Individuals wishing to pay their respects to the Childs family may do so at the viewing. Arrangements are as follows:
Wednesday August 21 between 1800-2100
Harry H. Witzke’s Funeral Home
4112 Old Columbia Pike
Elliott City, MD 21043
The funeral service will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the Childs family has requested that a donation be made to the charity of your choice.
Please keep the Childs family in your thoughts during this difficult time.
The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of James “Geppy” Gephardt on August 11, 2019. He is survived by his wife, Patricia Gephardt, children Jennifer Brocato and Jason Gephardt, his sisters Donna Wagner, Darlene ‘Fran’ Zalek and Roberta Miotla, five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Mary Worth and Margaret Gephardt. Celebration of Life August 25th, 2–5pm at Hawks Pleasure Club, 430 Riverside Drive. Event is casual with light fare. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the National Kidney Foundation
CANDIDA RIUTORT BENEDETTO, age 95, of Bel Air, MD passed away on July 4, 2019. She was a parishioner of St. Margaret Catholic Church and enjoyed her time with family and friends. As a past President of the Ladies Auxiliary American Legion Post 39, she remained actively involved until the passing of her beloved husband, William A. Benedetto, Sr.
Mrs. Benedetto was the devoted mother of William A. Benedetto, Jr. and Robert A. Benedetto, Sr.; four grandchildren, Robert A. Benedetto, Jr., Erin B. Emerick, Tina M. Wright and Tricia L. Nilles; seven great-grandchildren; and brother, Jamie Riutort.
In addition to her parents, Juan and Isabel Arbona Riutort, and her husband, William, she was predeceased by daughter, Denise A. Benedetto; and brothers and sisters, Rosa Cintron, Antonio Rodreguez, Miguel Riutort, Elias (Leo) Riutort, Juan Riutort, and Cesar Riutort.
Those who desire may make a contribution to the American Cancer Society, 405 Williams Court, Suite 120, Baltimore, MD 21220
The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Robert Louis Morano., Father of Detective Steve Morano. Our heartfelt condolences to the Morano family at this time.
Individuals wishing to pay their respects to the Morano Family can do so at the viewing. The details are listed below;
Viewing: Thursday August 22, 2019, 3-5 pm, 7-9 pm
Eline Funeral Home 11824 Reisterstown Road Reisterstown, MD 21136
Funeral Arrangements- Will be private for family only.
In Lieu in flowers, donations can be sent to The Sacred Heart School of Glyndon.
( http://www.shgschool.org/ )
It is with deep sadness the Lodge announces the passing of Barbara Jean Perry-Lynch, the grandmother of Officer Lauren Perry #5823. Mrs. Perry Lynch passed away on 8/2/2019 after complications from a long-term illness. She is survived by her by husband Lawrence Lynch. Two sons: Lawrence Perry and Jeffery Perry. Ten grandchildren: Garrick, Taure-Ayn, Lauren, Amber, Lenique, Christopher, Terence, Kierra, Jaden, and Leah (Perry).
The family will celebrate the life of Mrs. Perry-Lynch during a memorial/viewing scheduled at the following date/times:
Saturday August 10, 2019 Greater Morning Star Apostolic Ministries 1700 Ritchie Marlboro Road Largo, Md 20774
Viewing: 10am Service: 11am
It is with deep sadness the announces the passing of Michael O’Neil, the father of Sergeant Andy O’Neil #4853. Mr. O’Neil passed away on 8/1/2019 after complications from a long-term illness. The family will celebrate the life of Mr. O’Neil during a memorial/viewing scheduled at the following dates/times:
Sterling-Ashton-Schwab-Witzke Funeral Home 1630 Edmondson Avenue Catonsville, MD 21228 8/5/2019 – 3PM-5PM – 7PM-9PM
St. Marks Church (Chapel) 30 Melvin Ave Catonsville, MD 21228 8/6/2019 – 1000AM
Mr. O’Neil will be deeply missed and the family asks for your continued thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
With deepest sympathy and sadness, the Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Mrs. Carol Brown (Inge), sister of Det. Steven Inge (retired). Mrs. Brown passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 31st , 2019, at 61 years old. Our condolences to the Inge family and friends. The family will receive friends at ;
Eline Funeral Home 11824 Reisterstown Rd, Reisterstown Md. 21136 Saturday (8/3/19) from 2pm to 6 pm.
The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Mr. Jim Heim, step father of Officer Larry Stallings. Mr. Heim passed away on 07/8/2019.
Funeral service is as follows:
Monday, August 5th, 2019 0930 hrs Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church Charlestown Retirement Community
715 Wilkens Ave Catonsville, Md 21228
Private burial August 6th, 2019.
Please keep Officer Stallings and his family in your prayers.
With deepest sympathy and sadness, the Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Mr. George Monahan, father of Major James P. Monahan. Mr. Monahan passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 28, 2019, at 79 years old. Our condolences to Major Monahan and his family and friends. Please keep the Monahan family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
The viewing and funeral will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Baltimore County PAR Fund or to the Pappus House (Hospice) at 253 Cherry Street, York, PA 17402.
The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of John Adams, father-in-law of Officer Brian Carver. Mr. Adams passed away on July 23rd. The funeral arrangements are as follows:
Funeral: Saturday, August 3, 2019 10:00 a.m Visitation
11:00 a.m Memorial followed by a meal
Trinity Lutheran Church 1100 Philadelphia Road Joppa, MD 21085
The Lodge sends it deepest condolences to Officer Carver and his family. Please keep he and his family in your thoughts and prayers during this time of sadness and loss.
The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Raymond L. Walston, father of Sergeant Scott Walston, of Precinct 9 White Marsh. Mr. Walston passed away on Saturday evening, July 20, 2019 after a lengthy illness. Viewing and funeral arrangements are as follows:
Viewing: Tuesday, July 23, 2019 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. & 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Schimunek Funeral Home 9705 Belair Road Nottingham, MD 21236
Funeral: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 11:00 a.m. Schimunek Funeral Home 9705 Belair Road Nottingham, MD 21236
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Calvert Hall College High School Tuition Assistance Fund or to the Baltimore County Police Assistance and Relief Fund.
The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Bonnie Dornicak, mother-in-law of Officer Richard Freund.
Viewing and funeral arrangements are as follows:
Viewing: Wednesday, July 24, 2019 Duda Ruck Funeral Home 7922 Wise Avenue Dundalk, MD 21222 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Funeral: Thursday, July 25, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. First Lutheran Church Gray Manor 212 Oakwood Road Dundalk, MD 21222
Interment will follow at Gardens of Faith Memorial Gardens located at 5598 Trumps Mill Road Baltimore, MD 21206.
The Association of Baltimore County Retired Police regrets to inform you of the passing of , Theresa Irene Winterstien, mother of retired member John Winterstein and grandmother of active member Matt Lehto, on July 11, 2019.
The family will receive friends at the Lemmon Funeral Home of Dulaney Valley, Inc., 10 W. Padonia Road (at York Road) Timonium, Maryland 21093 on Tuesday, July 16, 2019 from 2:00 to 4:00 pm and 7:00 to 9:00 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph Church, 101 Church Lane, Cockeysville, Maryland 21030 on Wednesday, July 17, 2019 at 10:00 am.
Interment Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens.
The Lodge regrets to inform you of the passing of Member Dave Wiseman’s mother, Mary Bernadette “Bunny” Klos Wiseman on July 11th, 2019.
Bunny is survived by her loving husband Lawrence W. “Larry” Wiseman; sons, Steve (Theresa) and David (Karen) Wiseman; grandchildren, Rebeca, Marissa, Sarah, Allison, Aubrey, Celeste, Luke and Micaela; great-grandchildren, Noah and Penelope; brother, Larry Klos (Christine Hurley) and many nieces and nephews.
Please omit flowers; contributions may be made in Bunny’s memory to St. Ignatius Church, 533 East Jarrettsville Road, Forest Hill, MD 21050.
Arrangements are as follows:
The regrets to announce the passing of Retired Baltimore County Police Officer Matthew Summerlin, Jr. on June 30, 2019. Mr. Summerlin was assigned to Precinct 2 at the time of his retirement. He was the father of Officer Matthew Summerlin, 3rd of Precinct 2. His remains will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date, to be announced.