On September 27, 2017, Alvin Markowitz; cherished son of Edith Markowitz and the late Robert Markowitz; devoted brother of Lois (Jack) Kassel and Harold (Joyce) Markowitz; loving uncle of Ryan Markowitz, Randy Shernan and Erica Shernan; beloved companion of Lori Fischer. Also survived by Lori’s sons, Jason (Angie) Barsotti and Robbi Barsotti and adored grandchildren, Kory, Nathaniel, Gabriel, Lauren and Evan. Funeral services private. Please omit flowers. Contributions in his memory may be sent to American Heart Association, Memorial and Tributes Processing Center, 4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen, VA 23060-9979 or the charity of your choice. In mourning at 6 Picnic Court, Reisterstown, MD 21136, Thursday beginning at 11 a.m.