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On June 22, 2014, John W. Trageser, Jr., beloved husband of Marian E. Trageser (nee Kreutz). Devoted father of Michelle L. Trageser (Mark Cameron) and Kelly T. Collett (Douglas Collett). Grandfather of Michael (Chrissie), John, Maggie, and Annie Collett, and Ian and Will Cameron. A graduate of Baltimore Polytechnic Institute (1944) and Marquette University (1948) on the V12 program, John was a Seaman second class in the U.S. Navy. He pursued graduate studies at Johns Hopkins University before beginning his mechanical engineering career. He was president of Lloyd E. Mitchell, Inc. before completing his career with The Poole and Kent Company in 1988. He served as president for many industry organizations including ASHRAE, ASA, Engineering Society of Baltimore, and Building Congress and Exchange. He enjoyed golf and travel, and any opportunity to combine the two. Family and friends may call at the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Rd. (beltway exit 26) on Thursday, June 26, 3-5 and 7-9. Funeral Mass at Shrine of the Sacred Heart Church on Friday at 10 a.m. with interment after at Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Gilchrist Hospice Care, gilchristhospice.org.
Published in Baltimore Sun on June 25, 2014
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