Death Notification: Lewis “Lew” Sharswood Harvey III

Mr. Lewis “Lew” Sharswood Harvey III, 72, of Meadowview passed away Friday, June 30, 2017, at his home. Lewis was preceded in death by his parents Lewis S. Harvey and Alice Masson Harvey.

Lewis was a United States Marine, serving in the Vietnam War. He served for 27 years as an officer with the Baltimore County Maryland Police Department. Lewis worked also worked for General Dynamics and Bristol Compressors after moving to Virginia. Mr. Harvey was a member of The Fraternal Order of Police, GWRRA Chapter H, Abingdon, Va., and the Blue Knights Chapter 6 of Johnson City, TN.

Lewis is survived by his loving wife of twenty-nine years, Retha Tate Harvey; his son, Lewis Harvey, IV and wife, Jennifer and his granddaughter, Karleighana all of Baltimore, Md.; step-son, Randy Nevens and wife, Cindy of Kansas City, Kan.; sisters, Barbara Porter of Baltimore, Md. and Frances Ross of Monroe, MI.; numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

The family will host a visitation on Sunday July 16, 2017, from 2-6 p.m. at the Dewey Lowman American Legion Post 109, Arbutus, Maryland 21227 for friends from the Baltimore area to remember Lew.

Death Notification: William Crosby

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of retired Captain William Crosby on July 7, 2017.  Captain Crosby served the Baltimore County Police Department over 25 years.  He was promoted to Captain in January of 1976, was commander of PC1/Wilkins, PC6/Towson and the Auxiliary Police until his retirement in 1982.  Bill was a Marine having served in combat during the Korean conflict. Since his retirement, he has lived in Laurel Springs, North Carolina.  A memorial service will be held in Sparta, NC at a later date with burial in the Sparta Cemetery.
The Lodge extends its deepest sympathy to the Crosby family.

Death Notification: Eugene Dennis

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Eugene Dennis, the father of Officer Rebecca Borowski. Mr. Dennis, 70, was a resident of Witter, Arkansas and no local services will be held. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the National Parkinson’s Foundation.

Death Notification: Doris Helena Butt

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Doris Helena Butt, grandmother of Samantha Beale #5454 (IST/PC09).  The viewing will be held on Wednesday June 28, 2017 between 1100 and 1300 hours at Gonce Funeral Home in Glen Burnie.  The funeral will be held after the viewing at 1400 hours.

Death Notification: Nicholas A. DeFelice

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Nicholas A. DeFelice, 74, father of Scott DeFelice, on June 17, 2017

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 Wednesday, June 21 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph Church, 101 Church Lane, Cockeysville, MD 21030 on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 11 am. Interment Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy may be directed in Mr. DeFelice’s memory to Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland, 1730 Twin Springs Rd # 200, Halethorpe, MD 21227 and/or The Frank J. Battaglia Signal 13 Foundation, Inc., PO Box 1524 Baltimore, Maryland 21203-1524.

Death Notification: James A Pratt

The department regrets to announce the passing of James A Pratt on June 8, Father of Officer Denise Yost of Precinct 02 in Woodlawn Mr. Pratt served 25 years with the Mansfield Borough Police Department 15 of those years he served as Chief of Police.

In keeping with James’s wishes there will be no services.The family requests no flowers per Jim’s wishes.Memorial contributions may be made to the

Mansfield Ambulance Association, 381 S. Main Street Mansfield, PA 16933


Mansfield Public Library 71 N. Main Street Mansfield, PA 16933

Buckheit Funeral Chapel, 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA is assisting the family


Death Notification: Norman Hewick

The Internal Affairs Section regrets to announce the passing of  (89), the father of Corporal Gladys Brown of IAS and the uncle of POFC Mahindra Saywack of Precinct 7.

Mr. Hewick passed away on June 10th.

Services are as follows :

Tuesday, June 13th
3-5 p.m. & 7-9 p.m Bruzdzinski Funeral Home 1407 Old Eastern Avenue Essex, MD 21221

Wednesday, June 14th beginning at 11 a.m.

Burial will be immediately following at Holly Hill Memorial Gardens

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

Death Notification: Officer William “Big Bill”P. Poplovski, Jr

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of retired Officer William “Big Bill”P. Poplovski, Jr. on May 30, 2017, at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
The family requests donations be made in his memory to Back River United Methodist Church, 544-B Back River Neck Road.Essex, Md. 21221.
The Lodge extends its deepest sympathy to the Poplovski Family.
A Memorial Service is being planned for Saturday July 8, 2017 at 11:00AM in Essex Back River United Methodist Church this


Death Notification: Frederick J. Krieger

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Frederick J. Krieger, the father of Corporal Jon Krieger of the Pikesville Traffic Team. Mr. Krieger passed on May 29th. Services will be held on Friday, June 2nd at 10 a.m. at Sol Levinson Funeral Home on Reisterstown Road in Pikesville. Please keep the Krieger family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Death Notification: Helen Lane

Helen Lane, wife of Former Chaplain of Baltimore County Police Department James H. Lane, has passed away.  There will be a memorial service for Mrs. Lane at the Trinity Temple located at 914 Essex, MD 21221 on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 7:00 pm.