Obituaries

Marlene Wheelus
B: 1948-03-03
D: 2017-04-15
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Wheelus, Marlene
Mary Akins
B: 1979-09-09
D: 2017-04-11
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Akins, Mary
Jack Jacoby
B: 1933-09-20
D: 2017-04-11
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Jacoby, Jack
Mary Calton
B: 1921-09-27
D: 2017-04-05
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Calton, Mary
Louise Hanna
B: 1930-07-08
D: 2017-04-04
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Hanna, Louise
Patricia Deel
B: 1954-07-11
D: 2017-04-01
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Deel, Patricia
Cecil Estes
B: 1940-09-06
D: 2017-03-31
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Estes, Cecil
J. Parnell
B: 1924-12-30
D: 2017-03-31
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Parnell, J.
Margaret Hodges
B: 1927-02-22
D: 2017-03-30
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Hodges, Margaret
Mary Chelette
B: 1932-05-31
D: 2017-03-26
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Chelette, Mary
George Whitley
B: 1948-07-06
D: 2017-03-26
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Whitley, George
Bertram Bekemeyer
B: 1926-07-04
D: 2017-03-24
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Bekemeyer, Bertram
Nancy DuPont
B: 1924-06-22
D: 2017-03-21
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DuPont, Nancy
Aaron Moore
B: 1977-01-21
D: 2017-03-21
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Moore, Aaron
Jonell Jordan
B: 1936-04-20
D: 2017-03-20
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Jordan, Jonell
John Sproull
B: 1944-10-08
D: 2017-03-20
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Sproull, John
Floyd Williams
B: 1922-09-26
D: 2017-03-19
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Williams, Floyd
Nancy Owens
B: 1941-10-27
D: 2017-03-19
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Owens, Nancy
Darleen Gierlich
B: 1939-02-24
D: 2017-03-18
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Gierlich, Darleen
Frankland McMenemy
B: 1926-04-25
D: 2017-03-18
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McMenemy, Frankland
Polly Newlon
B: 1952-03-16
D: 2017-03-17
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Newlon, Polly

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