Katherine Zepp

Birth: ?
Death: ?
Occupation: nurse

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1914
    Notes: Graduate, Training School, University of Maryland.
    Source: , University Hospital Nurses Alumnae Bulletin : : 43
  • Dates: 1919
    Notes: Graduate, Training School, University of Maryland
    Source: , University Hospital Nurses Alumnae Bulletin : : 47

 

Ellen Israel

Birth: ?
Death: 1975, Jul. 11
Occupation: nurse

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1910
    Notes: Graduate, Training School, University of Maryland
    Source: University Hospital Nurses Alumnae Bulletin : 40
  • Dates: 1975
    Notes: Funeral services for Ellen Coleman Israel, a retired nurse, will be held at 11 A.M. tomorrow at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Charles and Saratoga streets.Miss Israel, who was 92, died Friday after a long illness at the home of a niece at 333 Tuscany road, where she had lived for the last five years.

    For many years, she was associated with University Hospital, serving at one time, as assistant to the acting superintendant of nurses.

    In 1945, she retired to care for her uncle, the late John Edward Bird, and lived for many years in the Severn Apartments.

    For more than 30 years, she was active in the Altar Guild at St. Paul’s Church.

    She was a life member of the alumnae association of the nursing school at the University of Maryland from which she graduated in 1910. She had held every office except the president of the association.

    She was born at Mary’s Mount, a family estate near Harwood in Anne Arundel county.

    After her graduation from nursing school she was in charge of the operating room at the old Emergency Hospital in Annapolis where she worked for several years before starting her career at University Hospital.

    During World War I, she served in France with an Army hospital unit organized at the University of Maryland.

    She is survived by a sister, Mrs. Florence Elise Israel Bird, of Baltimore, four brothers, Rogers Hiss Israel, of Baltimore, Thomas Beale Israel, of Laurel, and Philip Naylor Israel and Fielder Israel, both of Washington, and many nieces and nephews.

    Baltimore Sun 7-13-1975

    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

 

Blanche S. Ireton [nee Wolfe]

Birth: ?
Death: 1966, Jun. 29
Occupation: nurse

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1925
    Notes:Ireton, John F.

    Born in New York City, in 1873

    Died on Jan. 9, 1925 Balto., Md.

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    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

  • Dates: 1966
    Notes:IRETON

    On June 29, 1966, BLANCHE S. WOLFE, age 85 years, of 5011 Arabia avenue, beloved wife of the late John F. Ireton (died in 1925); mother of Messrs. L. Leo, J. Francis and Henry Howard Ireton; survived by eleven grandchildren and twenty-nine great-grandchildren; sister of Mrs. Frances King Biggs, of Glendale, Cal.

    Friends may call at the John O. Mitchell & Sons-Wiedefeld Home, Inc., 6500 York road (at Overbrook). Funeral services on Friday at 9:15 A.M. Requiem Mass in St. Francis of Assisi Church at 10 A.M. Interment in Cathedral Cemetery. [Expressions of sympathy may be made to Sisters of Charity, Jenkins Memorial Hospital.]

    Baltimore Sun 6/30/1966

     

    Mrs. Blanche S. Ireton

    A requium high mass for Mrs. Blanche S. Ireton, 85, for 40 years a superintendant of nurses at the Home for the Incurables — now the Keswick Home, will be offered at 10 A.M. Friday at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 3615 Harford road.

    Mrs. Ireton died yesterday at Jenkins Memorial Hospital after an illness of fifteen years. She lived at 5011 Arabia avenue. Her husband, John F. Ireton, died on January 9, 1925. He was for many years Democratic executive of Baltimore’s Twelfth ward, a member of the city Bureau of Highways and a supervisor of Municipal Band Concerts.

    She is survived by three sons, L. Leo, J. Francis and Henry Howard Ireton; a sister, Mrs. Francis King Biggs, of Glendale, Cal.; 11 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.

    Baltimore Evening Sun 6/30/1966

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    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.

 

Ethel F. Insley

Birth: ?
Death: 1970, Sep. 23
Occupation: nurse

Associated Counties

  • Baltimore City

Additional Information

  • Dates: 1970
    Notes:Services for Mrs. Ethel F. Insley, who retired in 1953 as a nursing supervisor at the Rosewood Training School, will be held at 2 P.M. today at the Ruck funeral establishment, 5305 Harford road.

    Mrs. Insley died Sunday at the Franklin Square Hospital. She was 77 years old.

    She first went to Rosewood as a trainee in the arly 1920’s, and as eventually promoted to the position of supervisor.

    She was a member of the Calvary Presbyterian Church, McElderry and Lonwood streets.

    She is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Ruth Petrovish; a son, Wilbur L. Insley; a sister, Mrs. Myrtle Owings, all of Baltimore, and three grandchildren.

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    Source: Dielman – Hayward File. Maryland Historical Society, Baltimore, MD. Drawer 105.