Mary Louise Barstow, 84, of Towson, died Monday, April 29, 2013, at Gilchrist Hospice in Towson.
Born Dec. 7, 1928, in Baltimore, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Cora Allewalt Barstow.
She was an administrator with the Maryland Science Center. She enjoyed writing human interest stories for local community newspapers. Her hobbies included painting, knitting and observing birds and nature.
Surviving are a niece, Chris Waskevich; other nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; and siblings Ward Barstow, Christine Barber and Betty Gilman.
She was predeceased by a sister, Mary Frances Waskevich.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 65 Sacred Heart Lane, Glyndon.
Arrangements are by Eckhardt Funeral Chapel in Owings Mills.
Online condolences may be offered at www.eckhardtfuneralchapel.com
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