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  • "Joe was a good friend to us, strong supporter of Johns..."
    - Paul Wheeler
  • "We never got to see Jane and Joe many times here in Bay..."
    - Bert and Ann Oster
  • "Jane, my sincere condolences to you. My husband, Ray..."
    - Claire Kilcoyne
  • "May you rest in peace Joe. Will miss your sense of humor,..."
    - Vicki Gmurek
  • "Dr. Gitlin always had tremendous intellectual curiosity..."
    - Jane Benson MD
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On Saturday, August 2, 2014. Joseph served in the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. Public Health Service and most recently served as an Associate Professor at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He was an active member in the Wheaton Woods Civic Association, helped organize the Colesville Boys Baseball Association and was a leader in the Boy Scouts of America. Joseph was a Fellow of the American College of Radiology, founder of Vortech Data and was responsible for numerous advances in medical imaging technologies and information systems. Joseph is survived by his wife of nearly 60 years, Jane, and three children, Karen Tinsley (husband Robert L.), Jeffrey (wife Bonnie) and Thomas (wife Patricia). Predeceased by his son Robert and his brother Arthur. He was grandfather to seven grandchildren and had seven great grandchildren. Joseph was born on August 14, 1927 in Scranton PA. Visitation is from 1 to 2 p.m. with a memorial service from 2 to 3 p.m. on Saturday, August 16 at the Hines-Rinaldi Funeral Home, 11800 New Hampshire Ave., Silver Spring, MD 20904. In lieu of flowers, gifts in memory of Joseph may be directed to the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, 750 East Pratt Street, Suite 1700, Baltimore, MD 21202 or you may make a gift online.

Published in The Washington Post on Aug. 10, 2014
Arrangements under the direction of:
Hines-Rinaldi Funeral Home
11800 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE | Silver Spring, MD 20904 | (301) 622-2290
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