Charles M. Linz DENTON — Charles M. Linz of Denton, MD, passed away on Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at the Compass Regional Hospice in Centreville. He was 79 years old.
Born in Baltimore, MD, Mr. Linz was the son of the late Arthur Linz and Lillian Elaine Bair Linz. He grew up in Baltimore and graduated in 1960 from the Parkville Senior High School.
Mr. Linz was a veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard. He became a Baltimore City Police Officer and then served in the Denton Police Department and later the Caroline County Sheriff’s Department, retiring in 1985. After retirement, he started the Rosebud Nursery on Garey Road in Denton. In 1993, he took the position of Records Administrator for the Caroline County Detention Center. From 1997 – 2003, he managed the Southern States Garden Center in Easton, Md.
Mr. Linz is survived by his beloved wife, Hilda M. Linz of Denton; two sons, Eric C. Linz of Queen Anne, MD, and Steven M. Linz (Dawn) of Millington, MD; and three grandchildren: Elisabeth Linz, Ryan Linz, and Tyler Linz. He was predeceased by his sister, Connie Johnson.
Funeral services will be held at 12 Noon on Thursday, February 3rd, at the Moore Funeral Home, P.A. where friends may visit from 11 until 12 before the service. The interment will be in the Denton Cemetery.
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