Frank A. Halgas
Date of Birth:  October 16, 1945
Date of Death:  March 21, 2010
Arrangements:

Visitation
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Thursday, March 25, 2010   5:00 to 7:00 PM
Service
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Thursday, March 25, 2010   6:00 PM
Burial
  • Private  
  • N/A      
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    Frank A. Halgas, a 38 year resident of Pasadena and formerly of Pittsburgh, died on March 21, 2010 at his residence.

    He was born in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania on October 16, 1945 to the late Frank and Helen (Polnar) Halgas.

    Mr. Halgas graduated from Trafford High School, outside of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He also graduated from Pennsylvania Technical Institute and University of Maryland. He served four years in the US Navy.

    He worked at Westinghouse after serving in the Navy where he helped to secure several patents. He invented an engine monitoring and analysis device and a method to constantly monitor tire pressure. He started and ran Micro Lambda, an electronics firm located in Pasadena.

    Mr. Halgas was an active member and past president of the Pasadena Business Association. He also worked with Anne Arundel County politicians for community improvements.

    He had many interests in life including wine-making, candle-making, sailing and sailboat racing, bird-watching, skiing, music, dancing, and cooking.

    Mr. Halgas is survived by his sister Rosemarie Nowacki and her husband Michael of Colorado, his niece Melissa Halgas of Pittsburgh, PA, and his ex-wife, Gloria Harrison of Pasadena, MD.

    He is preceded in death by his brother Bernard F. Halgas.

    Friends may call on Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 at the Stallings Funeral Home, P.A. where memorial services will be held at 6:00 PM. Interment private. Memorial contributions may be made to Flag Fund c/o GPA PO Box 1111, Pasadena, MD 21122