Death Notification: Dominic Carlos Selvi

Officer Carlos Selvi and his entire family mourn the loss of his son, Dominic Carlos Selvi, better known as Nick Selvi.  Early today, November 14th, Nick lost his courageous battle with colon cancer.  Nick passed away peacefully in the company of his mother Mary Doyle.
Nick is survived by his wife Melanie Johnson Selvi and his children Natalie Pearl Selvi and Gabriel Ryan Selvi.
Honoring Nick’s wishes, there will be no funeral.

CELEBRATION of Nick Selvi’s Life will be held at THE TENT at Mount Zion United Methodist Church in Belair, Maryland, on Saturday November 22, 2014 at 10:00 AM.

Dress Casual – Show Love for Nick by wearing Nick’s favorite color: NAVY BLUE.

IN LIEU of Flowers, Donations may be made to: “FRIENDS OF NICK SELVI” c/o Hartford Bank, 505  S. Main Street, Belair, Maryland, 21014.

Donations will be used to assist Nick’s family with expenses & to establish a memorial scholarship for instrumental music students from Forest Lakes Elementary School.
Please hold Nick, his wife and children in your prayers.

Death Notification: Holly Ann Lamont (Sibley)

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Holly Ann Lamont (Sibley), daughter of deceased member of Lodge #4, Larry Sibley on Friday November 7, 2014.

The Viewing will be held on Friday November 14, 2014 from 4pm – 7pm at the Edward J. Kuhn Funeral Home, 739 Penn Ave., West Reading, Pa.

The funeral will be held on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 1pm at the funeral home.

Death Notification: Willetta E. Faulkner

Willetta E. Faulkner

On October 19, 2014 Willetta E. Storf Faulkner, cherished wife of the late Russell L. Faulkner and William E. Storf. Loving mother to Susan Storf Cossa and David H. Storf; stepmother to Betsy F. Dyson and Susan St. Clair. Friends may come to partake in Willetta’s graveside service on Saturday, October 25th at 12 noon at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens in Timonium, MD. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the


Death Notification:Joe Bachike Sr.

The Lodgeregrets to announce the passing of Mr Joseph Michael Bachike Sr, father of Officer Joe Bachike.

The arrangements are as follows:
Monday, Nov 3rd from 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov 4th from 8:30-9:30 a.m.
Rosedale Funeral Home
1211 Chesaco Ave
Rosedale, Md  21237
Tuesday, Nov 4th at 10 a.m.
Church of the Annunciation
5212 McCormick Ave
Rosedale, Md  21206
Gardens of Faith Memorial Gardens
5598 Trumps Mill Rd
Rosedale, MD  21206

Death Notification: Ruth E. Palmere

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Ruth E. Palmere, 91, on October 25, 2014 in Naples, FL.

Ms. Palmere is the Mother of Phillip Palmere, Jr., Mother-in Law of: Chip Henry & Joe Nason and Aunt of Nick Palmere, all retired from Balto. County P.D

Viewing for Ruth Palmere will be Friday October 31st. from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 at Rucks Towson on York Rd.  (

A Funeral Mass will be held at St Stephens Church Bradshaw on Saturday November 1st at 10 am
Internment following at Druid Ridge cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in Ruth’s name to: Scleroderma Foundation, 300 Rosewood Drive, Ste. 105, Danvers, MA 01923 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 4600 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203.


Death Notification: Richard Hedges

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Mr. Richard Hedges, Grandfather of Sgt. Richard Suidikas, on October 25, 2014.  Mr. Hedges was a World War II Veteran and beloved husband of Agnes Hedges for 69 years.
The viewing is being held at Miller-Dippel Funeral Home (6415 Belair Road), today from 3-5 and 7-9.
The funeral service will be held on tomorrow at 10 A.M. at the funeral home.  Interment at Gardens of Faith Cemetery.
Please keep Sgt. Suidikas and his family in your thoughts and prayers.

Death Notification: Raymond E. Bivins

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Raymond E. Bivins, Father of Member Leonard E. Bivins (Lenny) on October 25, 2014.
Friends may call at the Johnson-Fosbrink Funeral Home P.A., 8521 Loch Raven Blvd.(beltway exit 29B) on Monday from 6-9 PM; where all are invited to attend Funeral Services on Tuesday at 10AM. Interment in Moreland Memorial Park.
The Lodge extends its deepest sympathy to the Bivins Family.

Death Notification: Margaret Smith

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Margaret Smith.  Margaret Smith is the mother of retired Sergeant Wilbur Smith and the grandmother of Corporal Michael Smith.  Margaret passed away on Friday October 24th.  Arrangements are as follows.
Viewing,  Monday October 27th at Lassahn Funeral Home, 7401 Belair Road 21236 from 2pm to 4pm and 7pm to 9pm.
Funeral, Tuesday October 28th 10am at St Michael the Archangel Church, 2 Willow Ave 21206,
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St Michael the Archangel Church 2 Willow Ave 21206 or St. Joseph Catholic Church 5055 Grandview Road Hanover PA 17331.

Death Notification: Margaret Hodnicki

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Margaret Hodnicki, the mother of Det Chris Hodnicki of the Intelligence Unit.  Mrs Hodnicki passed away last night in New Jersey after battling a lengthy illness.  Chris and his brother were at her side.  Funeral arrangements are pending in Trenton NJ for a private service.

Death Notification: Nancy A. Kaliszak

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Nancy A. Kaliszak, mother of Major Daniel Kaliszak, of the Technical Services Division, on October 18, 2014. The following arrangements have been made:

Viewing:  Wednesday, October 22, 2014  -  3-5 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. Schimunek Funeral Home  9705 Belair Road            Baltimore, MD  21236

Funeral Mass:  Thursday, October 23, 2014 at 9:30 a.m.  St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (Fullerton) 8420 Belair Road           Baltimore, MD  21236

Interment:  Moreland Memorial Park Cemetery

Death Notification: George Thiess, Sr.

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of George Thiess, Sr., the father of Officer George Thiess, Jr.

Arrangements are as follows:Viewing: Evans Funeral Chapel 8800 Harford Road. 21234
Thursday, October 2, 2014: 1500 – 1700 hours and 1900 – 2100 hours
Friday, October 3, 2014: 1500 – 1700 hours and 1900 – 2100 hours

Saturday, October 4, 2014 @ 1000 hours St. Ursula Catholic Church Harford Road 21234

Internment: Parkwood Cemetery

Death Notification: Doris Johnston

The Lodge regrets to announce the death of Doris Johnston, wife of Officer Rick Johnston formerly of K-9, on September 28, 2014.

Viewing will be from 3pm-5pm and 7pm-9pm Friday Oct 3rd at Ambrose Funeral home, on Hammonds Ferry Rd.

Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Sat Oct 4th at 1:30pm.

A wake will be held at the Arbutus Town Hall following the service.

The Lodge extends its deepest sympathy to the Johnston family.

Death Notification: Stacey Markwordt

The Lodge regrets to announce the sudden passing of Stacey Markwordt, wife of Sergeant Bruce Markwordt, on September 24, 2014.

The family will hold a Visitation on Monday, September 29th, from 2 to 4 pm and 6 to 9 pm at JJ Hartenstein Mortuary.

JJ Hartenstein – Stewartstown 19 South Main Street Stewartstown, PA  17363

A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, September 30th at 11 am at Stewartstown United Methodist Church.  A reception will be held at the church following the service.

Stewartstown United Methodist Church 26 South Main Street Stewartstown, PA  17363

Please continue to keep Bruce and his family in your thoughts and prayer during this difficult time.

Death Notification: Sergeant James Zulauf (retired)

The Lodge regrets to announce the late reported death of retired Sergeant James Zulauf formerly of Tactical on July 23, 2014 in Capon Springs, WV.

Private internment at a later date.

Memorial contributions can be made to Willow Chapel United Methodist Church PO Box 392 Capon Springs WV 26823.

The Lodge extends its deepest sympathy to the Zulauf family.