Death notification: Adam MacLellan

the Lodge regrets to announce the death of the son of Sgt. Andrew MacLellan, Adam MacLellan, who died suddenly and unexpectedly on Wednesday 5/25/16.

Viewing and funerals arrangements are as follows:

A Visitation will be at the Eckhardt Funeral Chapel located at 11605 Reisterstown Rd, Reisterstown, Maryland (near the intersection of Reisterstown Rd and

Nicodemus/Timber Grove Rd.
Saturday 5/28/16 at 1500-1700 and 1900-2100 and Sunday 5/29/16 at 1500-1700 and 1900-2100

A Christian Funeral Mass will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 63 Sacred Heart Lane Reisterstown, Maryland 21136 on Monday 5/30/16 at 1100 hrs.


Death Notification: William Collins

The Lodge regrets to inform of the passing of William Collins, father of POFC Ann Collins.  Mr Collins passed unexpectedly on 5/19/16.

Viewing will take place at:
Connelly Funeral Home 7110 Sollers Point Road Dundalk, MD
Sunday 5/22: 1400-1600hrs and 1800-2000hrs
Monday 5/23: 1400-1600hrs and 1800-2000hrs

Services and burial:
Tuesday 5/24 1100hrs
The service will also be at Connelly with procession to Bel Air Memorial Gardens for interment.
Our thoughts and prayers are with POFC Collins and her family in their time of grief.

Death Notification: Duane W. Gamble

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Duane W. Gamble, father of Officer Mike Gamble, on May 6, 2016.

Funeral arrangements are as follows:

Visitation:  Wednesday (5-11-16) 3:00 pm-5:00 pm, and 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Ambrose Funeral & Cremation Services Inc. 1328 Sulphur Spring Road Arbutus, Md. 21227

Funeral Services: Thursday (5-12-16)  11:00 am Catholic Community At Relay 5025 Cedar Avenue Relay, Md. 21227

Interment:  Friday (5-13-16)  2:00 pm Maryland Veteran’s Cemetery at Rocky Gap 14025 Pleasant Valley Road NE Flintstone, Md. 21530

The family request that any donations be made to either the Multiple Myeloma Research Fund,  or to the St. Agnes Cancer Institute at

Death Notification: Mary Jean Coard Walker

The Lodge regrets to announce the passing of Mrs. Mary Jean Coard Walker, the mother of Cpl. Todd Walker of the Traffic Management Section, Commercial Vehicle Safety Team. Mrs. Walker passed away May 3rd, 2016. There will be a viewing at Ambrose Funeral Home, 2719 Hammonds Ferry Rd, Halethorpe MD 21227 on Saturday May 7th from 2pm-4pm followed by a service at 6pm.
Please keep the Walker family in your thoughts and prayers during their difficult time.

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.