Randy A. Yohe

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of  Randy A. Yohe, 67, who died on May 3, 2021, after a lengthy illness. Randy was the father of Sgt. Ben Yohe and Officer Randy Yohe and the father-in-law of Tricia Yohe from Central Records.

A viewing for Randy will be held at:

Austin H. Eberly Funeral Home, Inc., 104 W. Main St. Dallastown, PA 17313, Friday, May 7, 2021, from 6 pm to 8 pm.

Funeral services will be held at:

New Fairview Church of the Brethren, 1873 New Fairview Church Rd., York, PA 17403, Saturday, May 8, 2021, at 10:00 am.

A viewing will be held from 9:00 am to 10:00 am, one hour prior to the service at the Church. Burial will be in the Susquehanna Memorial Gardens immediately following the service.


Harold Obenhofer

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Harold Obenhofer, grandfather of Detective Rachel Wood and grandfather-in-law of Officer Kerry Wheeler, on May 5, 2021.

The viewing and funeral services will be private.

Phyliss Gebhard

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Phyliss Gebhard, mother of Retired Officer Donna Patterson and mother-in-law of Retired Corporal Don Patterson.

On May 3, 2021 Phyllis I. Gebhard passed away after a brief illness. She was pre-deceased by her loving husband of 60 years. Phyllis was the mother of Donna Patterson (Don), Deborah Keil, Cynthia Gebhard, grandmother of Melissa Williams, Steven Keil, Jeremy Keil, Caitlyn Keil, Shawn Gebhard, Kevin Bull, and loving great-grandmother of Parker Williams, Bodie Williams and Alexandria Gebhard. Phyllis retired from Baltimore County Public Schools. In her younger years she liked to polka dance and go to Oriole games. She also loved to watch the Ravens.

Services will be private.

Scott List

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Scott List, brother to K9 Officer Josh List, on Friday, April 30, 2021.

Arrangements are pending at this time.  Please keep Officer List and his family in your thoughts and prayers.

Kathleen Nugent Smith

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Kathleen Nugent Smith, mother of Crime Scene Unit Technician II Meredith Duley, mother-in-law of Detective Stephen Duley and beloved wife of the late Paul Edward Smith, on Sunday, April 11, 2021. Mrs. Smith passed peacefully surrounded by loving family members.

Memorials and donations can be directed in Mrs. Smith’s name to:
Little Sisters of the Poor, 601 Maiden Choice Lane, Catonsville, MD 21228.

Services will be private.

Diane C. Hare

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Diane C. Hare on Sunday, April 4, 2021 after a long battle with COPD. Mrs. Hare is the mother of Officer Alisha Helphenstine and mother-in-law of Officer Pat Helphenstine.

The family will hold a private funeral service and a Celebration of life gather will be held at a later date.

Charles Rasch, Jr.

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Charles Rasch, Jr., father of Retired Officer Lisa Rasch-Smith and father-in-law of Retired Officer Stephen Smith.

Mr. Rasch passed away on Saturday, April 3, 2021.  Funeral services are private.

Please keep the Rasch family in your thoughts and prayers.

Gary T. Swem

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Gary T. Swem, father of Corporal Jason Swem.

Mr. Gary Swem passed away on 03/23/2021 at 1830 hours after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, who served during Vietnam.

There will be a viewing/visitation on Tuesday 03/30/2021 from 1900 to 2100 hours during which a prayer service will take place from 2000 to 2030 hours in lieu of a funeral mass.

Viewing/Visitation will be held at:

Eline Funeral Home 2901 Bloom Rd. & Route 91, Finksburg, MD 21048, 410-833-4100.  All are welcome to attend.

***Added information: Military Honors will take place at 1900 hours.***

Flowers are appreciated, or a memorial contribution may be made to The Parkinson’s Foundation of the National Capital Area or The Knights of Columbus. 

Please keep Jason and his family in your thoughts and prayers.

Cynthia Maddox

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Cynthia Maddox, wife of Officer Randolph Maddox.

Funeral services will be held this Friday, March 26th.  The location will be  Ambrose Funeral Home located at 1328 Sulphur Spring Rd. Halethorpe Maryland, 21227. The family has respectfully requested the services to be private for family only. In lieu of flowers the family requests any thoughts of sympathy to donate to the Maryland SPCA in Cynthia’s name.



Edith J. Hicks

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Edith J. Hicks, Mother of Precinct 8 Administrative Officer Jen Denny and Mother-in-Law of Officer Matt Denny of the Aviation Team.  Ms. Hicks retired from Baltimore County Public Schools in 2009 after working 31 years as an Instructional Aide.

The family will host a Memorial Service on Saturday March 27, 2021 at Perry Hall Baptist Church (3919 Schroeder Avenue, Perry Hall, MD 21128).  Visitation will be from 10:00am – 11:00am followed by a service at 11:00am.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Perry Hall Christian School (Building Fund):  3919 Schroeder Avenue, Perry Hall, MD 21128.

Please keep the Denny family in your thoughts and prayers during their time of loss.

Peter C. Iacovo

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Peter Christopher Iacovo, father of Officer Peter (Max) M. Iacovo.

Peter Christopher Iacovo, 60, of Weston, CT and formerly of Stamford, CT, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, March 10, 2021. He was born on Sept. 30, 1960 in Stamford to the late Joseph and Rita Ryan Iacovo. He attended Stamford public schools and graduated from Embry-Riddle University with a degree in Aeronautical Science.

Peter is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Abby, along with his son Peter Max, daughter-in-law Felicia, and granddaughter Ava Ryan Iacovo. He is also survived by his sister, Rosemary NcNicol of Stamford, and brother Joseph Iacovo of New Canaan as well as several nieces and nephews.

Peter was a gentle soul who always had a smile on and was incredibly kind to everyone he met. He was a passionate cook and enjoyed sharing his meals with family and friends. He loved his family tremendously, and time spent with Peter was always time well spent. He was an avid learner and a man of honor.

Donations to the American Heart Association in Peter’s honor are greatly appreciated.  A viewing will be held on Tuesday, March 16th at Bosak Funeral Home from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., immediately followed by a Catholic service by the clergy from Our Lady Star of the Sea from 11:00 to 11:30 a.m. The service will also be held at Bosak Funeral Home.

Gerard J. Zulauf

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Retired Corporal Gerard J. Zulauf.

Mr. Zulauf passed away on March 7, 2021.  Graveside services will be private.

Please keep the Zulauf family in your thoughts and prayers.

Regina A. Ecker

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Retired Lieutenant Regina A. Ecker.

Regina was a intregal part of the Executive Board for multiple years representing members and their families.

Memorial arrangements are pending at this time.

Please keep the Ecker family in your thoughts and prayers.



Deborah A. Sabotka

The lodge regrets to announce the passing of Retired Officer Deborah A. Sabotka.

On February 27, 2021, Deborah A. Sabotka; devoted daughter of the late Casimier Sabotka and Laura Sabotka (nee: Zukowski); sister of Jacqueline Boebel, Louise Sciukas, and the late Christine Sabotka; beloved aunt of Michelle Boebel, Jason Sciukas and Amanda Karnezis. Debbie was an avid animal lover and never turned away an animal in need. She was the cherished fur-mom of Maura, Shadow, Patches, Miranda and Lucky.

Debbie retired from the Baltimore County Police Department in 2011 as an Baltimore County Police Officer after 20 years of experience. She spent her career working out of Cockeysville Police Barracks.

Visitation Friday morning 11 am -12:30 pm at the CVACH/ROSEDALE FUNERAL HOME 1211 Chesaco Ave. Mass of Christian Burial to begin at 12:45 pm at St. Clement Church. Interment Holy Rosary Cemetery. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to the Westie Rescue Mid-Atlantic States P.O. Box 342, Dunn Loring, VA 22027.