Daniel Edward Baran
Daniel Edward Baran

July 26, 1945 - June 7, 2008
Born in Nanticoke, PA
Resided in Crownsville, MD


Daniel Edward Baran, 62, of Crownsville died of complications related to primary central nervous system lymphoma June 7 in his home after a two year illness.

Dr. Baran was born July 26, 1945, in Nanticoke, Pa., to Edward and Lucia Baran of Nanticoke. He received bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in electrical engineering from Pennsylvania State University.

He worked at Alion Science and Technology in Annapolis, formerly IIT Research, for 30 years until his recent disability retirement.

Dr. Baran was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Annapolis.

He enjoyed hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, do-it-yourself projects, and spending time with his granddaughter.

Survivors include his wife, Anna D. Baran of Delaware; three daughters, Carrie A. Baran of Crownsville, Angela B. Schmidt of Chevy Chase and Danielle M. Baran of Silver Spring; two sisters, Lorraine Klees of Harrisburg, Pa., and Donna Powell of Raleigh, N.C.; and one granddaughter.

Family and friends may visit from noon to 2 p.m. and 4 to 6 p.m. today at Hardesty Funeral Home, 12 Ridgely Ave. A memorial service will follow at 6 p.m.

A viewing will also be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Grontkowski Funeral Home in Nanticoke. A funeral Mass will be offered at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Nanticoke, with burial immediately following.



Hardesty Funeral Home-Annapolis
12 Ridgely Avenue
Annapolis, MD US 21401
Monday, June 9, 2008
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Hardesty Funeral Home-Annapolis
12 Ridgely Avenue
Annapolis, MD US 21401
Monday, June 9, 2008
6:00 PM


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