Eugene Lindell Souder Sr.
Published in The Washington Post on Dec. 5, 2013


Born to Ebba Eugenia (Lindell) Souder and Paul Walter
Ritchie Souder on July 19, 1930, Eugene Lindell Souder, Sr.
died on December 1, 2013. He is preceded in death by his
brother, George and sister Ebba, and survived by his brother,

He was the loving husband of 53 years to Merry Marjorie (Hull) Souder; the proud father
of Cheryl Lynn Martin, Becky Lynn Souder and Eugene L. Souder, Jr.; grandfather to
Sean and Justin Martin, Joanna Knorpp, Jake, Max and Caroline Souder, and
great-grandfather to Connor and Keira Martin, all of whom he adored.

A Washington D.C. native and
1949 Western High School graduate, he was a
successful businessman owning a graphics and printing company in Bethesda for 28
years. He was later Chief of the Technical Services Unit, for NIMH. Retiring in Frederick,
Gene will always be remembered for his great kindness and wit.

A viewing will be held at 2 p.m. at Keeney and Basford, Frederick, MD, Thursday,
December 5, followed by a memorial service at 3 p.m.