Charles McLane Sr.. Class 1937
of service U S Army
Buried St Mary's Catholic Church Cemetery,
Sec 5 Plot
As originally published on Wednesday,
April 13, 2005.
Charles David McLane Sr., of 609 W. Potomac
St., Brunswick, died on Saturday, April 9, 2005
at Frederick Memorial Hospital.
Born Sept. 29, 1920 in
Brunswick, he was the son of David William and
Margaret Donovan McLane.
He had been a Maryland State Police Officer,
Maryland Parole Office, and retired as a special
agent with the Maryland Alcohol and Tobacco Tax
Enforcement Unit. He was a member of St. Francis
of Assisi Catholic Church of Brunswick where he
was Lay Coorporator appointed by Father Hiltz
and carried on for Father Gesy until his
illness. He also served on the Board of
Directors. He was a 1937 graduate of Brunswick
High School. He volunteered on the Board of
Directors of the Brunswick Library and the
Brunswick Museum. He was also a veteran of World
War II, serving in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his
wife of 59 years, Evelyn Wenner McLane of the
home; two daughters, Peg Griffiths of Brunswick
and Monica Cady of Hayward, Calif.; three sons,
Dave McLane and wife Diane, and Tim McLane both
of Brunswick, Dan McLane and special friend Lynn
Brewer of Jefferson; one brother, Bill McLane
and wife Jean of Bel Air; nine grandchildren,
Amy Griffiths, Colleen Cady, Shelley McLane,
Shawn McLane, Andy Griffiths, Charlie McLane,
Katie Rymer, Kelley Bender and Willie McLane;
and one great-grandson, Jameson Bender. He was
preceded in death by his parents and son-in-law,
A Mass of Christian
Burial will be held on Monday, April 18 at 11
a.m. at St. Mary's Catholic Church at
Petersville, Md. The Rev. Fr. Larry Gesy,
assisted by Deacon Tex, will celebrate the mass.
There will be no visitation. Interment St.
Mary's Cemetery at Petersville.