|Christine Marie Balderson Garber
Birth: 1932-01-16 in Washington, D.C.
Residence: Lusby, Maryland
Death: Sunday, January 18, 2015
Laid to Rest: Friday, January 23, 2015 in the
Ft. Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, Maryland
Christine Marie “Chris” Garber, 83, of Lusby, MD
passed away on January 18, 2015 at Johns Hopkins
Hospital, Baltimore, MD. Born January 16, 1932 in
Washington, DC, she was the daughter of the late
Robert Arnold Balderson and Mary Cecilia (Dimler)
Chris graduated from Anacostia High School in
1950 and attended Strayer University for one year.
She married her husband, Robert Edward Garber, on September 3, 1955 in
Wilkinsburg, PA. They moved to the area from Fredericksburg, VA in 1999. Chris
was a recruiter in the insurance industry, working for Professional Career
Consultants for fifteen years. She retired in 2001.
Chris is survived by her husband, Robert Edward Garber; her son, M. Andy Garber
and his wife Lynn Ann Garber of Wheeling, WV; three grandchildren; and one great-
grandchild. She was preceded in death by her son, John R. Garber; and siblings,
Wm. Robert Balderson, Fred H. Garber, and Linda M. Ghilardi.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, January 22, 2015 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00
p.m. at the Rausch Funeral Home, 20 American Lane, Lusby, MD 20657.
A funeral service will be conducted on Friday, January 23, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at the
Rausch Funeral Home, Lusby, MD. Interment will follow in Ft. Lincoln Cemetery,
Brentwood, MD. Arrangements provided by Rausch Funeral Home.