Columbia Obituaries

Columbia Obituaries

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  • Wednesday Nov 11 | via 

    Irene Marie Johns, 90, Formerly of Edgewater

    Irene Marie Johns, 90, a five-year resident of Columbia and previously of Edgewater, died on Nov. 10, 2015 at Howard County General Hospital in Columbia. Born August 16, 1925 in Wilmington, DE, to the late Francis and Marguerite Givens, Irene worked as an administrative assistant for the American Postal Workers Union for 20 years.


  • Wednesday Nov 4 | via The Baltimore Sun 

    John Mattern, electrical engineer and teen mentor, dies

    John Mattern, an electrical engineer who worked in radar systems, died of a stroke Oct. 17 at Vantage House in Columbia. The longtime Catonsville resident was 95. Born in Baltimore and raised on Evesham Avenue in Govans, he was the son of Johannes Mattern, a Johns Hopkins University librarian and political science teacher, and Carola Glaser.


  • Tuesday Nov 3 | via 

    Betty Weidenhamer

    Betty J. Weidenhamer, 85, a resident of Columbia, Maryland, since 1980, passed away Thursday, October 29, 2015, at Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, Maryland.


  • Monday Nov 2 | via Baltimore Jewish Times 


    On October 27, 2015, JUDITH HESSA , cherished wife of Byron Marcus; loving mother of Edward Eric Marcus , David Israel Marcus and Susan Rose Marcus ; devoted daughter of the late Jules and Helen Shefferman; adored grandmother of Samantha, Rebecca, Aaron and Jennifer Marcus, Adam, Ben and Steven Lofft, Alex Algazi and Charlie Algazi. Funeral services and interment at Kneseth Israel Cemetery, Annapolis, MD on Friday, October 30, at 10:30 a.m. Please omit flowers.


  • Oct 14, 2015 | via Times Observer 

    Katherine Smith

    Katherine Longshore Smith, 101, of 8 Beaty Court, Warren, PA, passed away on October 14, 2015, surrounded by her family. Katherine was born January 22, 1914, in Kane, PA.