Death Notification: Anthony “Andy” Dudek Sr

The lodge regrets to announce the death of Anthony “Andy” Dudek Sr, father of Member Anthony Dudek, Jr and retired son-in-law Dale Schulz on April 26, 2016.
A funeral service will be held at the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Ave. on Friday at 10:30AM. Visiting hours on Thursday 3-5 & 7-9PM.  Entombment St. Stanislaus Cemetery.
The Lodge extends its deepest sympathy to the Dudek family.

Death Notification: Ofc Terrence D. Mills

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of retired Ofc. Terrence D. Mills #2488 on 04/21/16 @ 1724 hours from unspecified respiratory related issues at the age of 67.  Per Terry’s request the family will NOT be holding any funeral services.  Ofc. Mills served 33 years with the county including assignments in Tac, K9, Training and retired out of the Crash Team.  He was a USMC veteran and served with the West Virginia State Police. 

Death Notification: Ferdinand J. “Ferd” Zito

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Ferdinand Zito, father of retired Pfc. Pat Zito. Ferdinand was cremated in Florida per his wishes. The family will be holding a viewing on Friday, April 22nd at Elines Funeral Home located at Reisterstown Road and Franklin Boulevard in Reisterstown, Maryland from 3 – 5 and 7 – 9.

A funeral mass will be held on Saturday, April 23rd at 10:30 am at Saint Issac Joques Catholic Church on Old Harford Road in Parkville.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Suncoast Hospice Center at 2675 Tampa Road, Palm Harbor, Florida 34684


Death Notification: William Lawrence Wilhelm

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of William Lawrence Wilhelm, father of Detective Kurt Wilhelm of the Arson Team, brother of retired Sergeant Ronald Wilhelm of PC12, uncle of Officer Chris Mast of PC11, on Saturday April 16th.

A private service is being held at Bruzdzinski’s Funeral Home.

A ‘Celebration of Life’ ceremony is pending.​

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Detective Kurt Wilhelm, Officer Chris Mast and their family during this difficult time.

Death Notification: Gary C. Richardson

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Gary C. Richardson, Brother of our Member Scott Richardson on April 8, 2016.
Relatives & friends are invited to gather at Schimunek Funeral Home, Inc., 9705 Belair road, Nottingham, MD. 21236 on Sunday April 17, 2016 from 2-6 PM, where a memorial service will be held at 5:00PM.
Interment private. Online tributes may be left at
The Lodge extends its deepest sympathy to the Richardson Family.

Death Notification: Virginia Mae Carter

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Virginia Mae Carter, grandmother of Corporal Scott Walston, on April 8, 2016.
Funeral Arrangements are as follows:
Visitation:  Monday, 4/18/16, 2:00pm-4:00pm and 6:00pm-8:00pm
Connelly’s Funeral Home of Dundalk 7110 Sollers Point Rd. Dundalk, Maryland 21222

Funeral Services: Tuesday, 4/19/16, 10:00am
Garrison Forest Veteran’s Cemetery 11501 Garrison Forest Rd. Owings Mills, MD 21117

Our thoughts and prayers go out to Cpl. Walston and his family during this difficult time.

Death Notification: Joseph L. Pietro

The lodge regrets to announce the death of Joseph L. Pietro, Father of Member Joseph Pietro on April 3, 2016.

Friends may call Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9 PM at the family owned Duda-Ruck Funeral Home of Dundalk, Inc., 7922 Wise Avenue where a funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11AM. Entombment Sacred Heart of Jesus Cemetery.
The Lodge extends its deepest sympathy to the Pietro Family.

Death Notification: Bruce Sparhawk

The Lodge regrets to announce that Bruce Sparhawk, formerly of Western Traffic passed away on Friday March 25, 2016 while undergoing a procedure to correct a heart problem.

Bruce’s wishes were to be cremated. There will be a memorial service for Bruce at 7 PM Tuesday evening at St. Stephens Lutheran Church, 901 Courtney Rd. 21227. It is off Wilkens Avenue just inside the beltway.

Death Notification: Anna Frances Kimpel

On March 21, 2016, Anna Frances Kimpel, of Parkville; beloved wife of the late August James Kimpel Jr; beloved mother of Linda Ann Vain and husband Rick, Edward Kimpel and wife Leticia, August Kimpel Jr and wife Cindi; cherished grandmother of Rita, Andrew, Tristan, Sean, Richard and Amanda; great grandmother of Ainsley, Scarlett, Roxy and Elena; dear sister of Harry Straub and wife Pat, and preceded in death by a sister Dolores Straub; her loving companion John Davis.

Family and friends will honor Anna’s life at the family owned Evans Funeral Chapel and Cremation Services – Parkville, 8800 Harford Rd. on Thursday, March 24 from 3-5 & 7-9 PM where a funeral service will be held 10 AM Friday . Interment Moreland Memorial Park. Memorial contributions in Anna’s name may be made to Susan B. Komen Race for the Cure or World Vision

Death Notification: Retired Police Chief Ellison W. Ensor

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of on March 18, 2016.  Chief Ensor was appointed to the Baltimore County Police on August 4, 1941.  He became Chief of Police on March 11, 1967 and held this position until retiring on September 1, 1975.

Monday, March 21, 2016.  2-4 and 6-8 PM
Rucks Funeral Home/Towson
1050 York Road
Towson, MD 21204

Tuesday, March 22, 2016.  10:30 AM (Full Mass)
Saint John The Evangelist (Catholic Church)
13305 Long Green Pike
Hides, MD 21082

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to either the Police Assistance and Releif Fund or Gilchrist Hospice.

Death Notification: Hazel Z. Gilland

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Hazel Z. Gilland, Mother of our member Paul Gilland on March 15, 2016. Viewing on Monday, March 21st, 2016, 3:00pm – 5:00pm and 7:00 – 9:00 PM at E.F. Lassahn Funeral Home, P.A.11750 Belair Road Kingsville, MD 21087. Funeral Service on Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016, 10:00am at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 12022 Jerusalem Road Kingsville, MD 21087.

Interment at Bel Air Memorial Gardens, 809 Rock Spring Road BelAir, MD 21014.



Death Notification: Charles H. Arnold III

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of long time Member Charles H. Arnold III on March 16, 2016. Charlie was a Motorcycle Traffic Officer.
Friends may call at the family owned RUCK Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Road (Beltway exit 26) Friday, March 18 from 3-5 & 7-9 PM where a funeral service will be held Saturday, March 19,2016 at 10:30 AM. Interment is in Holly Hill cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Shriners childrens Hospital at: www.shrinershospitalfor

Death Notification: Gay L. Dorsey-Wilson

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Gay L. Dorsey-Wilson, the wife of Officer Terry Wilson #4151 of Precinct 11, on 03/01/2016.
An interment will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a later date.
The family has advised that they will welcome mourners to the interment and will give the date and time when they receive them from the cemetery.
The Family has requested in lieu of flowers, that a donation to the Susan G. Koman Breast Cancer Fund be made in Mrs. Wilson’s name and memory.
A copy to the website can be found below.


Death Notification: Lionel E. Spears

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Lionel E Spears, Father in Law of Det Robert Reason.
Arrangements are as follows:

The public viewing will be at Vaughn C Greene Funeral Home (8728 Liberty Road 21133) on Wednesday, 3/2/16, between 4-8pm.

The Homegoing service will be at Set the Captives Free (7111 Windsor Mill Rd 21244) on Thursday, 3/3/16. The wake will be at 10am and the service will be at 1030am.

All are welcome to come and pay their respects.​

Death Notification: C. Marlene Folio

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of  C. Marlene Folio, Mother of Member Joseph C. Folio, Jr. on February 25, 2016.
Visitation Sunday 3-5 & 7-9 PM at the Cvach/Rosedale Funeral Home, 1211 Chesaco Avenue. Mass of Christian Burial Monday 9:30 AM St. Clement Church (Rosedale).  Interment Gardens of Faith Cemetery.
The Lodge extends its deepest sympathy to the Folio Family.