Jerome C. Pouska Sr.
Jerome C. Pouska Sr., 91, of Millington, MD, died October 11, 2016 in Shore Medical Center at Chestertown.
Mr. Pouska was born on Jan. 12, 1925 in Calvary, MD, son of the late Henry C. and Bessie Cecha Pouska. He was raised in Harford County where his parents owned Calvary Feed Mill.
As a young man, his family moved to Chesapeake City, MD, where they farmed. In 1956, he began working for CFH in Cecilton where he met and married his wife Ruth Reach. Together they operated Circle Acre Farm in Millington, where he was a grain farmer and raised chickens for Perdue, receiving the ‘ Top Grower’ award. For 14 years he worked for Gemberling Farms as their mechanic.
Mr. Pouske is survived by his wife of 60 years,