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ABBOTT, LLOYD B.

HIGH POINT – Funeral for Pvt. Lloyd B. Abbott, 17, who was killed in action on New Georgia Island, July 7, 1943, will be conducted Sunday at 3 p.m. at Abbott’s Creek Primitive Church. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Private Abbott, a son of Colonel E. and...

ABRAHAM, JOHN, JR.

GRAYSLAKE – John Abraham, Jr., formerly of Mundelein, passed away March 31st, 2016 at Advocate Condell Medical Center. John was born in Chicago and had been an area resident since 1955. He had served as a non-commissioned officer in the U.S. Marine Corps where...

ABSHER, FLOYD M.

Floyd M. Absher Sr., born April 29, 1923, Comanche, OK, died September 9, 2006, in Orlando. A proud WWII USMC veteran, beloved husband and father. He is survived by his loving wife and friend, May Jean Houser; his son, Floyd Absher Jr. of Powell, OH; his daughters,...

ACORD, WILSON J.

BOWDOIN – Wilson J. Acord, 74, of the Litchfield-Bowdoin Center Road, died Oct. 26, 1988, at the Kennebec Valley Medical Center, Augusta Division. He was born in Marlow, Okla., on Nov. 26, 1913, the son of John and Della Morrison Acord. A retired captain of the Marine...

ADAMOWICZ, HENRY T.

Funeral services for Mr. Henry T. Adamowicz, 58, who passed away Thursday, Nov. 28, 1974, will be held on Monday, Dec. 2, at 8:30 a.m. at the Acklam Funeral Home and at 9 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Church. The Rev. Erwin Mogilka will officiate. Interment will be at the...

ADAMS, BENNIE S.

Mr. Bennie Adams, age 91, of Glenwood died early Friday morning, March 3, 2017, at his residence after a brief illness. Bennie was a native of Jeff Davis County and had resided in Glenwood most of his life. Bennie left his public education at a young age to enlist in...

ADDINGTON, ALFRED P., JR.

Services for Westchester resident Alfred P. Addington, 74, were held Wednesday at Divine Infant Church, Westchester. Interment was in St. Joseph Cemetery, River Grove. He died May 30, 1997 in his home. Mr. Addington was a watchmaker and a commercial artist for...

ADDISON, ROBERT A.

GLENS FALLS — Robert Allen “Coach” Addison, 90, went into the arms of the Lord on Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at Glens Falls Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Born Dec. 7, 1922, in Akron, Ohio, he was the son of the late Robert K. and Frances (Richards) Addison....

ADDISON, WILLIAM E.

FORT PIERCE – William Eldon (Bill) Addison, 70, died Tuesday, July 10, 1990. He was a native of Basinger and came here from there 70 years ago. Mr. Addison retired from Florida East Coast Railway Co. and Sunrise Motors. He was employed by Indian Pines Country Club. He...

ADOLPHE, EDWARD

HOUSTON, Tex., Sept. 29—Edward Adolphe, public relations consultant and former New York newspaperman, died this morning [July 29, 1958] of a heart attack at his home here. He was 48 years old. A 1931 graduate of the Columbia University School of Journalism, he became...

AHLGRIM, ALVIN R.

Pfc. Alvin R. Ahlgrim, 21, a Marine, was killed in action in the fighting on Okinawa, his mother, Mrs. Gladys Ahlgrim, West Brainerd, was informed today. The message, sent by Gen. A. A. Vandegrift, commanding the Marine Corps, said the Marine was killed May 20 [1945]....

AIELLO, SANDY

Sandy Aiello, 78, of Roscoe, died Saturday, June 22, 1996, in the Veterans Hospital, Highland Drive, Pittsburgh. Born July 2, 1917, in Monessen, he was the son of the late Luige and Marietta Garofalo Aiello. Mr. Aiello was a member of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church,...

ALBERG, WILEY E.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at First Lutheran Church for Wiley E. Alberg, 74, Topeka, a former teacher and coach, who died Monday, Aug. 2, 1999, at home. He was born Nov. 12, 1924, in Scranton, to Walter C. and Thelma M. Shaw Alberg. He graduated from...

ALBERT, JOSEPH E.

ALLIANCE-Joseph Edward Albert, 84, of Alliance passed away on Monday, Jan. 4, 2010, at Roselawn Terrace in Alliance surrounded by his loved ones. Joseph was born in New Brighton, Pa., on Aug. 3, 1925, the son of the late Nicholas and Rose (Ondras) Albert. Mr. Albert...

ALBERT, WILLIAM M., JR.

William M. Albert Sr. on Sunday, Oct. 29, 2006. Beloved husband, son, grandfather, uncle, friend and veteran. Loving husband of Marie Albert (nee Overstreet); dear father of William (Jean-Marie) Albert, Jr.; grandfather of Mairin; uncle of Bonnie Whitworth, Bob and...

ALEKSICH, STEVEN

MORTON – Steven Aleksich, 80, of 209 White Oak Drive, died at 7:48 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 1, 2000, at Methodist Medical Center of Illinois in Peoria. Services were held at 11 this morning at All Saints Greek Orthodox Church in Peoria. The Rev. Michael Condos officiated....

ALEXANDER, LELAND G.

Services for Col. Leland G. “Alex” Alexander, 87, Great Bend, will be at 11:45 a.m. today at Fort Leavenworth Memorial Chapel. Burial with military honors will follow in Leavenworth National Cemetery. Mr. Alexander died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2004, at Great...

ALFANO, DANIEL F.

Washington, Oct. 18 (U.P.)—The Navy announced today 196 casualties in the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard, including 91 dead, 139 wounded and 14 missing, bringing to 68,177 the total casualties since Pearl Harbor. The following seven Brooklyn, Queens and Long...

ALFORD, LEONARD W.

Capt. Leonard W. Alford, son of Mrs. W. F. Alford of Garrett, died June 17 [1945] as a result of wounds received while fighting the Japs on Okinawa. Capt. Alford, who was 25, was serving with the U.S. Marine Corps, and had been awarded the Silver Star for gallantry in...

ALLAN, JOHN W.

The first gold star to be placed on the Hollis honor roll at Farmers Ave. and 109th Road represents the death in action [August 9, 1942] of Pvt. John W. Allan of the Marines. His sister, Mrs. Ethel Insco of 218-56 110th Road, Queens Village, received his citation for...

ALLARD, ARTHUR J., JR.

Arthur J. “Al” Allard Jr., 84, of St. Simons Island died Saturday, April 8, 2006, at Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick. Allard was born on May 23, 1921, in Parris Island, S.C. He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1939. When America went to war in...

ALLARD, ROBERT V.

Washington, Sept. 9 (U.P.)—Forty-five New Yorkers and 16 from New Jersey were listed today in the Navy Department’s casualty list No. 11, covering the period from Aug. 13-30, inclusive Eight of the New Yorkers were killed, three wounded and 34 missing. New Jersey...

ALLEN, CECIL B.

Cecil B. Allen, 73, died Sunday, July 4, 1999 at Scripps Hospital in Encinitas. Born September 30, 1925, in Arizona, he lived in Oceanside for 35 years. He was a self-employed house painter and served with the United States Marine Raiders in World War II. He received...

ALLEN, DEAN G.

Dean G. Allen, 69, of Spokane, Washington, formerly of Nampa, died Monday, June 28, 1993, in Nampa. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 1, 1993, at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa. Rev. Kenneth Britt of Nampa will officiate. Concluding...

ALLEN, HAROLD A.

Harold Antrim Allen passed away July 21, 2005 at the age of 83 after fighting a courageous battle with cancer. He was born June 10, 1922 in Amity, Ore. to Harold Barnett Allen and Metta Melissa Antrim Allen. His mother died when he was 2½ years old and he was raised...

ALLEN, PHILIP E.

The Navy and War Departments yesterday announced that four more Southland men have been killed, one is missing and 63 have been wounded in recent action against the enemy. Dead [July 21, 1944]: Pfc. Philip E. Allen, 1561 S. Hauser Blvd.

ALMOND, PAT W.

Pat Almond, 94, born and raised in Minden and a resident of Baton Rouge passed away peacefully on May 2, 2016 surrounded by family members. Pat was a Marine Raider in WWII and served in the South Pacific. He received multiple Purple Hearts, numerous wartime...

ALVERSON, JAMES P.

MIDDLETOWN TOWNSHIP—James P. Alverson, 43, of 10 Bellevue Ave., Leonardo, died yesterday [January 30, 1957] in Monmouth Memorial Hospital, Long Branch. He was born in Newark. Mr. Alverson lived here 12 years. He was an engineer at Fort Monmouth. Mr. Alverson was a...

AMBURGEY, WILFRED G.

Wilfred Garrett Amburgey, 92, passed away peacefully Sept. 25, 2014, at the Hospice Care Center. He was born May 13, 1922, in Weiser, Idaho, to George and Bertha Amburgey. In 1929, he, his parents and his siblings Margaret, Gilbert and Opal moved to Longview. He...

AMO, FRANCIS R.

Amo, Francis “Ray” of Wyandotte. September 25, 2014. Age 88. Beloved husband of the late Roberta “Bobbi.” Loving father of Mark (Barbara) and Jeffrey (Lori). Proud grandfather of 5 and great-grandfather of 9. Family suggests memorial donations in honor of Ray to...

ANDERSON, GORDON W.

Gordon W. Anderson, 78, of Frederic, died Friday, June 23, 2000, at Region’s Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota, surrounded by his family. He was born February 15, 1922 in Shell Lake. He was the son of Herman and Pearl Anderson. He served his country as a Raider in...

ANDERSON, SAMUEL W.

News of the death [July 10, 1943] in the South Pacific war Theater of Cpl. Samuel Anderson, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. LeRoy Anderson, 1002 E. Madison, added another gold star to the flag of his grandmother, Mrs. Ellen Anderson, 702 Jewell St. Samuel was a Marine Raider....

ANDERSON, THOMAS E.

Thomas E. Anderson, 68, 3606 Vista Rey, Oceanside, Calif., died Jan. 14 [1982] in Oceanside, Calif. He was born in Everett, Wash. and married Lorraine Koch who survives. He was a retired Marine captain having been on active duty service for 30 years. He was a member...

ANDERWALD, FRANK R.

HONDO – Mass for Frank R. Anderwald, 73, of Bandera, who died Thursday [February 18, 1993] in a Hondo hospital, will be celebrated Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church, with Father Michael MacManus, celebrant. Burial will follow in the Old Catholic...

ANDRZEJEWSKI, LAMBERT S.

WASHINGTON, Aug. 5—(AP)—A Navy Department casualty list issued today included the following Detroit men: Dead [July 10, 1943]: Lambert S. Andrzejewski, Marine, son of Mrs. Agnes Andrzejewski, 4077 Campbell.

ANTONSOFF, JOHN

John Antoncew, age 86, February 7, 2003. Beloved husband of Mary T. Loving father of John R. (Jackie) and the late James. Grandfather of three and great-grandfather of one. Memorial Mass Saturday, February 22, 2003, 11:00 a.m. at St. Cyril of Jerusalem Church, 6442...

APPEL, LOUIS A.

Louis A. Appel, age 92, of Hudson, FL, passed away peacefully on January 30, 2016. Born September 2, 1923 to Joseph and Catherine Appel in Detroit, Michigan. Louis retired from the Detroit Fire Department and was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps. He is...

APPLEGATE, DONALD A.

Donald A. “Don” Applegate, 82, retired Boeing Wichita sheet metal fabrication supervisor, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2001. Service 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, West Side Church of the Nazarene. Survivors: wife, Emma; sons, Warren of Phoenix, Melvin, Roger both of...

ARMSTRONG, GRADY C.

Grady Cliburn Armstrong, 86, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 10, 2006, at Wesley Medical Center in Hattiesburg. Visitation is 4-6 p.m. today at Billy M. King-Colonial Chapel Funeral Home in Collins. Services are 11 a.m. Monday at Evergreen Baptist Church in...

ARNEBERG, JAMES C.

James C. Arneberg, 59, an All-State guard and co-captain on the 1942 Leo High School city championship football team, spent more than 30 years as a coach, teacher and athletic director for schools in the Chicago area. Mass for Mr. Arneberg, a resident of Palos Hills,...

ARNOLD, GLEN E.

Glen Emery Arnold, 78, of Omaha died Wednesday, July 2 [2003] at the Veterans Medical Center in Fayetteville. Mr. Arnold was born in Tyro, Kan., June 17, 1925, to Emma Gastil Arnold and Robert Arnold. He was a resident of Boone County for the last 27 years after...

ASHBEE, CHARLES E.

Services for former Akronite Charles E. Ashbee, 40, killed Friday [April 13, 1962] in an auto accident in Kansas City, Mo., will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Prentice & Co. Funeral Home, 1154 Kenmore Blvd. The Rev. John D. Harkness will officiate, with burial in...

ASHDOWN, GERALD R.

A Lisbon district soldier and an East Palestine Marine have been killed in action, according to word sent their parents by the War and Navy Department. The deaths boosted to 33 the number of war casualties in Columbiana County. The Marine is Gerald R. Ashdown [July...

ASSELIN, LEONEL A.

Leonel A. Asselin, 80, of Willow Way, a former Draper Corp. employee, died Friday [May 21, 2004] at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Providence. He was the husband of Lena M. (Beaugrand) Asselin. Born in Central Falls, a son of the late Xavier and...

AUDETTE, DAVID A.

To Dave Audette, an easygoing man who had seen combat in World War II, working nights at an all-night convenience store hardly seemed dangerous. What if you’re held up? his older brother, Larry, had asked. “I’d give them the money,” Dave...

AUMAN, JOSEPH M.

Services will be held for Joseph and William Auman, brothers killed in war action in the Pacific, from the chapel at 7605 S. Halsted St. to St. Leo’s Church at 11 a.m. Saturday. Burial will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Joseph, a Marine private and member of...

AYERS, GERALD L.

Pvt. Gerald L. Ayers enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in Sept. 1942, and trained at San Diego, Calif., and Camp Pendleton, Oceanside, Calif. In February, 1943, he was sent overseas. Pvt. Ayers was killed in action at New Georgia on July 20, 1943, with the...

BAGGS, KELLY W.

Kelly W. Baggs, 79, 411 S. Helen St., Portland, died Saturday afternoon [February 5, 1994] at his residence. Born Aug. 14, 1914 in Portland, he was the son of Ernest and Myrtle (Kelly) Baggs. He married Feb. 14, 1946 to Margaret Gibson, who survives. He retired in...

BAILEY, EDGAR M.

Edgar M. Bailey, age 81, of North Branch, Michigan, died Saturday, March 6, 2004 at Genesys Health Park. Edgar was born December 14, 1922 in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Francis and Myrtle (Rodgers) Bailey. Edgar grew up in Warren, Michigan and graduated from Warren...

BAILEY, KENNETH D.

Members of the family of Major Kenneth D. Bailey, 32, a nephew of Mrs. J. R. Werness, of Welch, have received word that he has been killed in action [September 27, 1942] in the Solomons island campaign. Major Bailey, a United States Marine Corps officer, was an...

BAIR, CHARLES R.

Charles “Charlie” Bair, 81, of Perry, died Wednesday, March 17, 2004 at Green Valley Nursing Home. Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Grace Hill Cemetery. Gene Owen will officiate. Services are under the direction of Brown-Dugger Funeral Home....

BAKER, DUKE M.

Duke Baker, 51, former resident of Big Spring, died in Lubbock County Wednesday [February 29, 1976] of an accidental electrical shock. Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday at Berea Baptist Church with the Rev. Stan Blevins, pastor of the Oakwood Baptist Church of...

BALDWIN, AARON A.

Aaron A. Baldwin, 77, of W. River Rd., passed away on Saturday, December 23, 2000, following a brief illness. Aaron was born on July 7, 1923, in Chemung, N.Y., one of ten children to the late Ebenezer and Amy (Austin) Baldwin. He attended school in Briggs Hollow and...

BALDWIN, HARRY

CUYAHOGA FALLS – Harry Baldwin, 79, died Oct. 6, 2003. Born in Davis, W. Va., he was a lifetime area resident, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II, and had retired from Lawson’s Milk in 1987 after 30 years’ service. Preceded in death by his wife, Juanita, in...

BALDWIN, JACK C.

NEBO – Services for Jack Charles Baldwin, 44, who died Friday night [September 16, 1966], will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday in Nebo Methodist Church. The Rev. Paul Heafner will officiate and burial will be in McDowell Memorial Park. Mr. Baldwin was a machinist at...

BALDWIN, ROBERT E.

Memorial service for Robert E. Baldwin, 83, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Sunset Chapel at Fairmount Memorial Park. Thornhill Valley Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Born in Spokane, Mr. Baldwin died Tuesday [December 1, 2000]. In 1935 he graduated from...

BALL, ROBERT W.

WASHINGTON–(U.P.)–The Navy Department today announced 308 casualties of the U.S. naval forces (Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard) not heretofore released on Navy Department casualty lists. This list includes 107 dead, 186 wounded and 15 missing. They included the...

BALL, THEODORE R., JR.

Theodore Robert Ball Jr. died Sept. 27, 2006, at age 81. Mr. Ball Jr. was born Dec. 28, 1924, in Cleveland. During World War II, he served in the Marine Corps, including in the Battle at Guadalcanal, and received a Purple Heart. He moved in 1964 to Portland, where he...

BALL, VIRGIL E.

LEWISTOWN—Virgil E. Ball, 85, of 421 E. MacArthur, a former Fulton County sheriff, died 2:07 p.m. Monday, May 31, 1999, at Prairie View Care Center. Born Oct. 18, 1913, in Banner Township to Clifford and Roxie Wages Ball, he married Janet Ellsworth on Dec. 8, 1945, in...

BALOG, MICHAEL

Michael Balog, 95, passed away Thursday morning [October 17, 2013] at the VA Community Living Center, Wilkes-Barre. Born in Highland, he was the son of the late Michael and Anna (Bendick) Balog. A highly-decorated veteran, Michael served in the Marine Corps during...

BANASZKIEWICZ, WALTER J.

Walter J. Bennett, 57, of Chula Vista, died Thursday [January 5, 1983] at a local hospital. A painter, he retired from federal government employment after 30 years. He lived in the South Bay area 33 years, moving to San Diego with his sons in September, 1982. He was a...

BANCROFT, ROBERT W.

Robert W. Bancroft, 73, of Port Charlotte, FL, formerly of South Windsor, beloved husband of Norma M. Bancroft, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 1997 in Port Charlotte, FL. Born May 3, 1924 in East Windsor. He served his country overseas as a United States Marine during World...

BANKER, ROBERT J.

Pfc. Robert J. Banker, 19, was killed in action on Okinawa, June 6 [1945], according to word received by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Banker, 1544 ½ Packard Ave. He was born in Richland Center, Wis., and would have been 20 years old on June 29. He attended...

BANKS, EDWARD W.

Captain Edward W. Banks (Ret.) born June 12, 1922 in West Bay, Cayman Islands, entered into eternal rest on December 3, 2013 in Richmond, Texas. He is preceded in death by wife of over 50 years, Ruby Banks; parents, Eliza & Samuel Banks; sons, Henry Don Ellis...

BANKS, MICHAEL E.

Michael Edward Banks, of Berlin, formerly of Milwaukee died peacefully surrounded by love on November 27, 2015. He achieved living to his 94th birthday and a day, so there. He resided at Patriot Place of Berlin for four and a half years, where he was loved well and...

BANNON, HAROLD G.

Harold G. Bannon Sr., 79, of Levittown, formerly of Wilkes-Barre, died Sunday [March 4, 2001] at Frankford Hospital Bucks County Division, Falls Township. He was born in Wilkes-Barre. He was a foreman for Penn Fruit Warehouse, Philadelphia, and security guard at the...

BANNON, JOHN C.

John C. Bannon, Thursday, November 4, 1999. Beloved husband of Thelma Bannon (nee Rusley); dear father of Tom (Marquita) Bannon, Patti (Dave) Neil and Debbie (Mark) Weingarth; grandfather of Steven, Matthew and Ryan; brother of Patty and Olive; dear brother-in-law,...

BANNON, RUSSELL E., JR.

PROVIDENCE, RI. — A patient on leave from the Veterans Hospital in Brockton. Mass., walked into a gun shop here this afternoon [September 2, 1965], asked for some cartridges and a pistol and killed himself before the eyes of the proprietor. Hospital officials...

BANTA, WILLIAM B.

Will Ballard Banta, former resident of Quitman and employee of Service Pipeline was killed Saturday night [September 19, 1964] in a car accident at Levelland where he had been living for the past two years. Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon in the First...

BARBER, JAMES W.

James William Barber, May 4, 1991. Survived by his only daughter, Lynn Griffith Barber. Mr. Barber retired after 35 years at Gannett Rochester Newspapers. He was also a Marine Corps veteran of 5 years during WWII. His Memorial Service will be held at the First United...

BARNES, DONALD A.

The tragedy of war has struck deeply in the family of a Markham resident, George Fischer, of 15839 St. Louis Ave. His nephew, Donald Barnes, son of Mr. and Mrs. Percy Barnes of Cudahy, Wis., was reported killed [July 20, 1943] in the south Pacific the family learned...

BARNES, EDWYN E.

Funeral services for Edwyn E. Barnes [April 28, 1987] will be Friday 2 p.m. in the chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home. Rev. R. L. Polk, pastor of Northside Baptist Church, Plant City, will officiate. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. In...

BARNES, JACK T.

Jack T. Barnes, 85, of Las Vegas, died Jan. 13, 2007. He was a retired U.S. Marine Corps gunnery sergeant and served during World War II. He is survived by his wife, Ruth; daughters, Kathleen Fortenberry and Jeanne Lynn Mercer; and son, Jack T. Jr. Visitation from 1-4...

BARNES, WILTON M.

Wilton “Barney” Barnes, of 3931 Gillette Dr., died Tuesday, May 26, 1992, in New Hanover Regional Medical Center. He was born in Robeson County, N.C., June 19, 1924, the son of the late Julius Norman and Lala Mae Scott Barnes. Mr. Barnes retired as a captain from...

BARNETT, ROBERT W.

ABERDEEN – Services for Sgt. Maj. Robert W. Barnett, 46, will be Wednesday in San Diego, Calif., with full military honors and burial in Oceanside, Calif. Sgt. Maj. Barnett died Jan. 2 [1967] of natural causes while serving with MAG 15, Marine Air Wing in Vietnam. A...

BARNHART, RALPH E.

New Madison – The body of Pfc. Ralph Edwin Barnhart, 20, who was killed in action [July 27, 1943] in the South Pacific, has arrived in New Madison for burial. His parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Barnhart, reside here. Services: Saturday, 2:30 p.m., Stutz and Sando...

BARNHILL, COLLEL W.

Collel William Barnhill, 70, East Anderson Street, Orlando, died Wednesday, Nov. 16 [1994]. Mr. Barnhill was a police officer. Born in Miami, he moved to Central Florida in 1930. He was a member of the Marine Corps League and Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was a Marine...

BARRETT, JAMES F.

Private memorial services for James F. “Chief” Barrett, 69, of 1616 N. Palmetto Ave., who died at 12:15 p.m. Thursday [April 16, 1992] at St. Joseph’s Hospital, will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Rembs/Kundinger Chapel. There will be no public visitation. The Rev. Donald F....

BARRITT, EARL E.

Mr. and Mrs. George A. Barritt, 8711 North Thirty-First Street, have been notified by the Navy Department that their son, Pfc. Earl E. Barritt, a Marine, was killed in action [November 24, 1943] in the South Pacific. He had been overseas a year and a half. January 25...

BARROW, PERRY M., JR.

A 50-year-old Garland man was pronounced dead on arrival at a local hospital Saturday [December 7, 1974], after apparently suffering a heart attack. According to police, Perry M. Barrow was driving on Central Expressway near Renner Road when the attack occurred. After...

BARRY, CHARLES E.

Services were held yesterday for Charles E. Barry, a retired Marine Corps master sergeant formerly of Lansdowne, who died Saturday [October 16, 1993]. He was 76 and lived in Arnold, Md. During World War II, Barry was a member of Carlson’s Raiders and...

BARTHOLOMEW, SPENCER A.

Spencer “Bart” Bartholomew, formerly of Binghampton, died Thursday, January 9, 1992 in San Jose, Calif. He is survived by his former wife, Elizabeth Bartholomew, San Jose, Calif.; two sons, Scott and Rex Bartholomew, Binghampton; a daughter, Susan Bartholomew, San...

BARTOKVICH, FRED J., JR.

Fred John Bartkovich, 74, of Reno, Nev., formerly of Hawaii, died March 13, 1989. He was born in Ohio and was a member of the Disabled Veterans of America. Survived by wife, Genny Bartkovich; son, Freddie Yasuhara of Kansas. Friends may call 7 to 9:15 a.m. tomorrow at...

BARTOSZEWICZ, FLORIAN J.

Florian James Bartose, a.k.a Bartoszewicz, passed away December 9, 2001, beloved husband of Lillian (nee Koldras), devoted father of Carol (Earl) Arndt, Richard and Robert (Luisa), fond grandfather of eight grandsons, loving brother of Albin (Dolores). Services...

BARTRAM, BUSTER

RUSSELL SPRINGS – Walton B. Bartram, 67, died here Sunday [May 14, 1989]. His wife, Anna, survives. Funeral, 10 a.m. Wednesday, Pine Grove Separate Baptist Church near here. Visitation at Bernard Funeral Home after 5 p.m. Tuesday.

BAUCOM, WILBERN T., JR.

Wilbern (Tinker) Baucom Jr., Friday, May 10, 1991. Survived by wife, Mrs. Dorothy Baucom, Nashville; sons, Thomas R. Baucom, Franklin, Tn., Phillip R. Baucom, Hendersonville; brother, Ray B. Baucom, Franklin, Tn.; grandchildren, Ashley Baucom and Thomas Baucom Jr.,...

BAUCUM, JOHN W.

John W. Baucum, 89, widower of Frances R. Baucum, died at home with his sons at his side on Saturday, March 29, 2014, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Dr. Baucum was devoted to his wife. He was a dedicated educator, a proud Marine, and a loving and...

BEALES, EUGENE W.

Visitation for Eugene Walter Beales, 65, who died Wednesday [May 23, 1990] at Washoe Medical Center, is scheduled from 1 to 8 p.m. today and 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Ross, Burke and Knobel Mortuary, Reno. A native of Downers Grove, Ill., he was born March 24, 1925, and...

BEALL, OLIN L.

Col. Olin L. Beall, USMC (Ret.), 79, of Reno, died Sunday [November 6, 1977] in San Francisco. Beall enlisted in the Marines in Washington, D.C. on Aug. 5, 1917, and was discharged in 1957 in San Diego, Calif. He served in World War I, World War II and the Korean...

BEANS, FRED D.

Retired Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Fred D. Beans, 73, a highly decorated combat veteran of World War II, died Saturday [September 13, 1980] at Anne Arundel General Hospital in Annapolis after a heart attack. Gen. Beans served in the South Pacific during the war and...

BEARD, ROY T.

Roy T. Beard, son of Mr. and Mrs. Tom Beard was born in Memphis, on April 5, 1921. He was killed in action on Iwo Jima on March 11, 1945. He was buried in the temporary Marine Cemetery on that island. He had been in the service almost six years, having enlisted when...

BEASLEY, IRA E.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at 3829 Tahiti Lane, Modesto for Ira E. “Howard” Beasley, 60, who died Thursday [June 21, 1984] in Modesto. Inurnment will be private. Mr. Beasley was born in Coxbury, Tenn. He moved to California 37 years...

BEAUDRY, LOUIS N.

Glasgow, Aug. 29—PFC Louis N. Beaudry, USMC, has been killed in action [July 27, 1944] in the Pacific, according to word received by his father, Alfred Beaudry, of Glasgow. He was a member of “Carlson’s Raiders” and had taken part in numerous engagements, including...

BECKEL, DONALD L.

Next of kin of all men named below have been notified previously and kept informed of any change in status directly or by the War or Navy Department. Navy Dead: Marine Cpl. Donald L. Beckel [February 19, 1945]. Wife, Mrs. Donald L. Beckel. Father, Herman M. Beckel,...

BEDFORD, DAN L.

Dan L. Bedford “Jack”, age 87, of Appleton, passed on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at Cherry Meadows Hospice after a brief battle with cancer. Jack was born in Yale, OK on March 5, 1925 to the late Frank and Ethel (Clemons) Bedford. He proudly served in the U.S....

BEEBE, CLEVELAND M.

Cleveland M. Beebe, 40, a resident of 236 Gabriel Lane, died suddenly in an Alexandria hospital at 9:30 p.m. Sunday [January 24, 1965]. He was a pipefitter. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Patsy Hogg Beebe; a son, Charles Thomas Beebe of Alexandria; three daughters,...

BEHNKE, RICHARD B.

Richard B. Behnke, Tuesday, April 9, 1991, fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, beloved husband of Barbara Behnke (nee Myers); dear father of Lorraine Kurtz, Karen Regina, Kevin Behnke, Keith Behnke, Kelli Theller, and the late Theodore Behnke; dear...

BELKO, MAX

GUAM, July 21.—(UP)—(Delayed)—A former Froebel High School athlete, Marine First Lieut. Max Belko, whose parents reside at 815 West Thirteenth, Gary, was killed in action today [July 21, 1944] while leading the assault rifle platoon which he commands. He was a...

BELL, KENNETH H.

SHREVEPORT, LA – Services for Kenneth Harold Bell, 76, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 17, 1997 at Boone Funeral Home Shreveport Chapel, 3903 Meriwether Rd. Officiating will be Jerry Hodge. Interment will be in Forest Park West. Visitation will be from 6 to 9...

BELL, WILLIAM C.

William C. Bell, 64, of 2352 General Longstreet Drive, Virginia Beach, Va., formerly of Altoona, died Tuesday, July 16, 1985, in Virginia Beach General Hospital, after a heart attack. Mr. Bell retired as a major from the Marine Corps on Feb. 21, 1961, after 18 years’...

BENAGH, HENRY W. C.

Henry Collier Benagh died at his home Thursday, April 30, 1998 of lung cancer and respiratory complications. A Nashville native, he was the son of Henry Richardson and Bessie Beal Benagh. Born November 7, 1922, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II in...

BENISH, JAMES A.

Mrs. Dell H. Small, Arch Street, is in receipt of word that her nephew, Private First Class James A. Benish of Tarentum has been killed in action [September 14, 1942]. Notification of the young man’s death was given by the Red Cross to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur...

BENNETT, JOHN D.

WINNEMUCCA, March 5 (Special)—Reported killed in action [November 11, 1942] in the Solomon Islands is Corpl. John D. Bennett of the United States Raider Marines. Corporal Bennett, who enlisted in the Marine Corps several months before Pearl Harbor, worked at the...

BENNETT, WILLIAM L.

Twenty-four additional Southland men in the service of the United States Navy have been listed as casualties, the Navy Department announced yesterday, including 16 Los Angeles men. They are: Dead [July 28, 1944]: Pfc. William L. Bennett, U.S.M.C., 836 W. 75th...

BERBESQUE, JACQUES E.

Jacques Berbesque, 79, of Gary, passed away May 11 [2003]. Visitation 5 to 8 p.m. today at Burns Funeral Home. Services noon Saturday at the funeral home. Interment at Calumet Park Cemetery.

BERENDES, JOHN A.

PITTSFORD: John A. Berendes Sr., on December 24, 2003 at age 81. He is predeceased by his wife, Vivian Mae Lockwood Berendes. He is survived by his sons, John A. Berendes Jr. (Mary Jean) and Jay R. Berendes; his longtime companion, Kathy Van Patten; brother, Robert H....

BEUMER, PAUL E.

ROCK VALLEY, Iowa — Paul Beumer, 77, of Rock Valley died Friday, Jan. 3, 2003, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D. Services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Rock Valley. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Catholic...

BEVON, JOHN A.

John A. Bevon, 78, retired restaurant manager, died [December 22, 1995] of a heart attack, Hattiesburg. Services were Saturday, Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home. Burial in Roseland Park Cemetery.

BEZAK, NICHOLAS, JR.

Nicholas Bezak [February 8, 2001], WW II Marine Raider, beloved husband of the late Marie, nee Smuk; loving father of Nicholas (Patricia), Rosemarie (Robert) Halstead and Gregory (Elizabeth); cherished grandfather of Steven (Kari), Nicole, Alexander and Larisa; dear...

BIBLE, HARRY D.

Harry said goodbye [May 25, 2013] to his daughter Deana Rose, and her husband Thom Windsor DDS, after impatiently waiting five years to begin his journey to reunite with his late wife Stella.

BIDLINGMAIER, CLIFFORD D.

Clifford D. Bidlingmaier, age 80, died Thursday, March 6, 2003 at the Saint Mary Medical Center in Langhorne. Previously of Levittown and Bensalem, he was a resident of Manchester, N.J. for two and a half years. A graduate of Bensalem High School and the Philadelphia...

BILLING, ROYAL T.

SEATTLE – Royal T. Billing, 89, formerly of Independence, died Feb. 1, 2015 in Seattle, Wash. He was born Aug. 1, 1925 to William Richard and Susan Gertrude Billing in Independence, Iowa, along with his twin brother Robert. They were the first twins born in the...

BILLS, JOSEPH C.

PORTLAND – Joseph C. Bills, 45, a former Portland resident, died Thursday [April 17, 1969] at a Chicago hospital. Mr. Bills was a Portland resident until about four years ago, when he moved to Chicago. He was a World War II veteran. Surviving are his parents, Mr. and...

BIMBERG, REINO B.

Reino B. Bimberg, age 84 [February 6, 2007]. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy. Dearest father of John (Carol), Lynn (Dan) Battagello, Terry (Kathleen), Christine (Randy) Barrette, Reino (Cindy) and Scott (Leslie). Loving grandfather of Gary (Becky) Bimberg, Amelia...

BLACKETT, CALVIN J.

Calvin J. Blackett, age 51, of 6317 17th Court South, West Palm Beach, died Monday, July 25, 1977. Resident 8 years, coming from Oscoda, Michigan. A disabled veteran, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. He was a member of Sheet Metal Workers Local...

BLAIR, BILLY S.

Funeral services for Billy S. Blair, age 37, of Houston were held there Friday morning at 10 a.m. He died in a Houston hospital Thursday [February 16, 1961] after a short illness. Graveside services for Mr. Blair were held at 2 p.m. Saturday in Grove Hill Memorial...

BLANCHETTE, ALBERIC M.

Caribou–The remains of Marine Private Alberic M. Blanchette, unaccounted for since World War II, have been identified after 74 years, and are being returned to his family for burial with full military honors. Pvt. Blanchette was assigned to Company “B” 1st...

BLANEY, ALVIN R.

DANVILLE, NH: Alvin Russell Blaney, 93, of 29 Beach Plain Road, died at his home on August 18, 2015, after a brief illness. Born May 13, 1922 in Saugus, Mass., the son of William T. and Viola C. (Wilson) Blaney, and has resided in Danville for the past 51 years....

BLAS, JACK L.

We record with deep regret the passing [May 11, 1978] of our dear friend and Board member, Jack L. Bias. Our sincere sympathy to his wife, Beatrice, and son, Mitchell. Funeral services will be Sunday, May 14th at 1 p.m. at the Astoria Center of Israel, 27‐35 Crescent...

BLATNICK, ROLAND M.

Roland M. Blatnick, 94, Ohio Veterans Home, died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in his residence. Friends may call from 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 10, until military services at 11:30 a.m., at the Ohio Veterans Home, Giffin Chapel, 3416 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Toft...

BLODGETT, LYLE T.

REPUBLICAN CITY, Neb.—A memorial service for Marine Pfc. Lyle T. Blodgett will be held here Monday. The son of Mr. and Mrs. C. C. Blodgett of Republican City, he was fatally wounded [June 25, 1945] in the battle of [Okinawa]. His body has been returned to the United...

BLOTTER, MICHAEL E., JR.

Michael Edward Blotter Jr., 88, of Palm Springs, died Jan. 2, 2004, in Palm Springs from complications of a stroke. He was born Aug. 1, 1915, to Michael Edward Sr. and Mary Louise Hosbeck Blotter in Garwood, N.J. He worked with his family building the Blotter Electric...

BLOUNT, HAROLD L.

Harold “Les” Blount, 76, of Fort Collins, peacefully passed away Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2000, at the Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home Walsenburg. He fought a brave battle with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson ’s disease. A fellowship from 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Saturday, Feb....

BOATRIGHT, JESSE E.

Shreveport, LA – Mr. Boatright was born on January 30, 1922, and passed away on Thursday, December 13, 2012. Visitation will be held from 9:30 until 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 15, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church followed by a Mass of Christian...

BOCK, WILLIAM G., JR.

Mrs. C. B. Padgett was informed by the War Department that her son, Pfc. W. G. Bock, Jr., had died from wounds received May 20 [1945] on Okinawa with the 6th Division of the Marines. He is a grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Nels P. Highberg.

BODELL, THOMAS R.

Citations for gallantry, signed by President Harry S. Truman and Gen. Matthew B. Ridgeway, were read Saturday at services conducted for Sgt. Thomas Richard Bodell, at 36 E. 7th South. Sergeant Bodell, 26, decorated combat Marine who saw action in two wars, was killed...

BOEHNLEIN, ROBERT J.

Robert James Boehnlein, 79, died on Jan. 26, 2000, in Palm Desert. He was born on Jan. 15, 1921, to Gallis James and Olive Scott Boehnlein in Duluth, Minn. He married Della May Elder on April 22, 1989, in Reno, Nev. Mr. Boehnlein was president of Reisner Metals Inc....

BOGOWITH, JOHN J.

John J. Bogowith, Monday, Jan 11. 1988, baptized into the hope of Christ’s resurrection, beloved husband of Ellen Bogowith (nee Gergiey), dear father of John A., Michael J. and Thomas L. Bogowith, dear son of Frances and the late John E. Bogowith, dear father-in-law...

BOLIN, ROBERT G.

[Pvt] Robert G. Bolin, U.S.M.C., killed in action July 29, 1944, at Guam, beloved son of Stanley and Adeline, nee Wiese, dear brother of Stanley Jr., and Joyce Engh, fond grandson of Gust Emma Bolin, Herman and the late Bertha Wiese. Services Tuesday, 3 p.m., at...

BOLTON, GLEN R.

Glen R. Bolton, of Kalaoa, Kona, Hawaii, a retired Pacific Telephone Co. technician and World War II U.S. Marine veteran, died Friday [February 5, 1993] in Kona Hospital. Bolton, 72, was born in Burlingame, Kan. He is survived by wife Sharon T.; daughters Carla...

BONAGURA, MICHAEL J.

GREEN BROOK — Michael John Bonagura, 69, a retired teacher and dean of students, died Wednesday [March 31, 1993] at Muhlenberg Regional Medical Center in Plainfield. Born in Belleville, he lived there before moving to Green Brook. Mr. Bonagura was a 1949...

BONES, ALFRED J.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Alfred J. Bones, 72, will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Friday in St. Leo’s Catholic Church, 2748 Military Road, with prayers at 9 in Lane Funeral Home, 8622 Buffalo Ave. Bones, of Donna Drive, died Monday [October 3, 1994] in Mount St....

BOONE, CHARLES R.

War and Navy Department casualty lists released yesterday included one man from the Philadelphia area killed in action, 19 wounded and one missing. The number of dead was increased to two with a Navy Department communication received by Mrs. Bella Slosberg, of 426 S....

BORDONARO, JAMES J.

James J. Bordonaro passed away on December 6, 2016. He was the husband of the late Grace Bordonaro. He was the beloved father of Virginia Modla (Andrew), Jill Bell (Edward), Kathryn Ferri (Robert), Joseph Bordonaro (Karen), and the late Nancy Bordonaro. Proud...

BOREN, JAMES E.

Services for Western artist James Boren, formerly of Oklahoma City, will be today in his hometown of Clifton, Texas. Boren died Friday [April 6, 1990] in a California hospital. He was 68. Boren was art director for the Cowboy Hall of Fame and Western Heritage Center...

BORSESO, FRED J.

A Mass for Fred J. Borseso of Lyndhurst was offered Wednesday in Sacred Heart Church, Lyndhurst, following the funeral from the Nazare Memorial Home, 403 Ridge Rd., Lyndhurst. Mr. Borseso died June 11 [1988] in the General Hospital Center, Passaic. He was a...

BOSTON, JOE K.

Joe K. Boston, 86, of Westhoff passed away Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011. He was born Nov. 9, 1924, in La Grange, to the late Mary Etta Boston. He attended Thomas Jefferson in San Antonio before joining the U.S. Marine Corps in 1941. Joe married Elaine Wilkinson on July 2,...

BOTNER, GEORGE

George Botner, 82, of Cocoa, passed away Thursday, January 6, 2005, at Wuesthoff Hospice Care Center in Rockledge, Florida. He moved to Brevard County in 1946 from Spring Valley, New York where he was born. He had many careers in his lifetime, a Marine, a retired...

BOURGET, ROBERT E.

Thanks to medical science and deep human love, the cornea of a dying 29-year-old Marine veteran, a former St. Petersburg resident, was transplanted and restored sight to a blind man Christmas morning. Few stories surpass that written to The Times by the late youth’s...

BOVENSCHULTE, WILLIAM G.

Public memorial service will be held at the Locust Street Evangelical Church at 3 o’clock Sunday afternoon, Aug. 29, honoring Pvt. William G. Bovenschulte, son of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Bovenschulte of 504 Second Avenue. Private Bovenschulte, who would have been 20 years...

BOWE, WILLIAM F., JR.

William F. Bowe, 95, of Yorkville, passed away on Monday, Nov. 28, 2011 at Hillside Rehab & Care Center in Yorkville. He was born on March 12, 1916 in Chicago, the son of William and Catherine Bowe. William was united in marriage on Nov. 27, 1948 to the former...

BOWLAND, KENNETH E.

Pfc. Kenneth E. Bowland, 18, son of Mrs. Dora Bowland, 3023 Rincon Street, was killed in action on Okinawa June 11 [1945] while serving with the Sixth Marine Division, his mother was informed yesterday by the Navy Department. Bowland, who was graduated from Rockport...

BOYD, JACK Z.

Jack Zemmy Boyd, age 91, died on March 26, 2014 in Temple, Texas. He was born on May 12, 1922 in Jones County, Texas to James Boyd and Erna Sedberry. In his youth he worked as a delivery boy for a pharmacy and later on a small dairy farm and the rice fields loading...

BOZYK, STANLEY J.

Stanley J. Bozyk [January 13, 2008], veteran of WWII, U.S. Marine Corps, beloved husband of Ruth and the late Irene; loving father of Mary Ellen (John) Blitch, James (Katherine) Bozyk, William (Karen Huffman) Bozyk, Catherine (Raymond) Schick, Janet (Frank) Gallina,...

BRABHAM, WILLIAM C.

William C. Brabham, director of the Iowa Conservation Commission, died of cancer Sunday [January 13, 1980] at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines. Brabham, 58, of West Des Moines, had returned Friday from a trip to Orlando, Fla., where he had attended a meeting of...

BRACAMONTE, SANTIAGO G.

Santiago “Jim” G. Bracamonte, 74, of Globe, owner of a custodial service, July 3, 1995. He was a World War II Marines veteran. Survivors include his wife, Elisa; daughters, Lillian Garis, Anita Widner and Carmen Ashby; sons, Bob and Joseph Paul; sisters, Rebecca Horta...

BRACKETT, LANFORD

Lanford Brackett, 94, of 105 Sumter Street, died Thursday, April 18, 2013 at Agape, Rock Hill, SC. Funeral service will be 3:00 p.m. Sunday, April 21, 2013 at the First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Tommy Wilkes and Rev. Drew Martin officiating. Interment will...

BRADLEY, HARRY B.

Lawrenceville, Oct. 24 (Staff) — Harry Bradley, 33, Lawrenceville, state highway officer, was fatally injured early this morning [October 24, 1957] when his car overturned here. The accident happened at 1:24 a.m. on 5th Street when the state officer swerved his...

BRADLEY, JESSE E.

Jesse Earl Bradley Jr., age 85, of Fenton Township, died Tuesday, June 21, 2005 at Genesys Hospice Care Facility. Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, June 24, 2005 at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 Silver Lake Rd., Fenton, Pastor Steve Higley...

BRADLEY, MARION E.

Eldorado had an impressive ceremony Wednesday when the first of the Eldorado war dead was returned to the city. Hundreds were present at the depot when the train bearing the body of Pvt. Marion E. Bradley [August 7, 1942], a Marine, arrived in the city. The band...

BRADY, JAMES G.

James Gilmore Brady, 90, of La Mesa died Thursday [January 18, 2007]. He was born in Oakland and was a retired Marine Corps lieutenant colonel. He was a veteran of World War II and the Korean War. Survivors include his daughter, Pamela Binns; son James Brady; and four...

BRADY, WALTER F.

Walter F. Brady, born Oct. 16, 1922, in San Francisco, died peacefully on June 28, 2014, at the age of 91, after a brief illness. He was the proud son of Matthew and Clara Brady. He is joining his wife, Marie, and siblings, Jim, Gertude, Matthew and Bernice, who...

BRANDT, JAY R.

Jay Brandt, age 89, of 1393 L Avenue, died at his home on March 30, 2011. His body has been cremated and a Memorial Service will be Saturday, April 2, 2011, at 10 a.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses with David Borsos officiating. Burial of his...

BRASUS, EDWARD A.

Edward A. Brasus [January 9, 1965], devoted son of Margaret and the late Charles Brasus. Funeral Tuesday, Jan. 12, at 10:30 a.m., from Sullivan Funeral Home, 2701 W. 63rd St., at Washtenaw Avenue, to St. Rita Church. Member of Darius-Girenas Post, No. 271, A. L....

BRAUN, KENNETH J.

Funeral services were held at a later date for Kenneth J. Braun, 76, of Hamburg, who died Friday, June 21, 2002. He is survived by his wife, Mary E. Gaudy Braun; sons, Thomas (Karen), Kenneth R. (Julie), Michael and Donald (Maryanne) Braun; daughters, Karen Braun,...

BREEN, THEODORE N.

Theodore N. Breen, age 70, of Spring Park [May 22, 1990]. Survived by special friend, Margie Smith of Spring Park; sons, David of Mound, Terrence of Farmington; daughter, Patricia Baker of Mound; 7 grandchildren; special friends, The Smith Family. Memorial service...

BREWER, BOBBY E.

The remains of Pfc. Bobby Eugene Brewer, son of Mr. and Mrs. Rollie Brewer of Carbondale, will arrive in Carbondale Wednesday at 12:26 p.m. It will be taken to the Carbondale Funeral Home, and funeral arrangements will be announced later. Pfc. Brewer, serving with the...

BRICKER, CLAUDE J.

Master Sergeant (Retired) Claude James “Jim” Bricker, 78, Pierz, died Dec. 12 [2003]. Services will be at a later date. Brenny Funeral Home, Pierz.

BRIDENSTINE, ORVILLE J.

Orville J. “Bud” Bridenstine, age 91, born in Caney, KS, and known for his past community service, died Sunday, June 26, 2016, at Bartlesville, OK. Funeral services will be held in the Caney First Christian Church, at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, July 2, 2016,...

BRIM, FREDERICK J.

Frederick J. Brim, 83, a longtime resident of the Quincy/George area, who farmed for 40 years on Frenchman Hills Road, north of Royal Slopes, died Friday, August 26, 2005, as the result of an automobile accident. He was born on May 15, 1922, in Salem, Oregon to...

BRITT, HENRY A.

SAN DIEGO — Henry Alcus Britt “Al,” born on a farm in rural Lincoln County, Mississippi on August 13, 1921, passed away on September 14, 2013, following a brief illness. Al was raised on the family farm where he supplemented his family diet by...

BROTHERLY, JOSEPH E.

On Wed., May 11, 1977, Joseph E. Brotherly; beloved son of Gertrude Young Brotherly. Friends received at Wm. Slater & Sons, Inc., Virginia Ave. & Kearsarge St., Mt. Washington, until 9:15 a.m., Fri., May 13. Funeral Mass St. Mary of the Mount Church at 10...

BROUILLARD, DONALD B.

Donald B. Brouillard passed away peacefully of natural causes and went home to the Lord on April 25, 2000. He was born on January 26, 1921 in Minneapolis, MN. Preceded in death by his wife, Mary Ann Brouillard; daughter, Phyllis Jean Pepin. Survived by son, Thomas and...

BROWN, DEVILLO W.

DeVillo Wood Brown, chairman of Bromar Inc. food brokerage and a longtime Laguna Beach resident, died Monday [February 17, 1992] after a two-year battle with leukemia. A memorial service for Brown, who was 71, will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Pacific View Memorial...

BROWN, GILBERT L.

NORFOLK, Va. (UP) – A Marine officer from Massachusetts died Tuesday [November 26, 1957] of injuries received when he threw himself on a live hand grenade to protect members of his training unit, the Navy disclosed. Navy spokesmen said 1st Lt. Gilbert L. Brown Jr. of...

BROWN, HAROLD F., JR.

Memorial committal services for Private First Class Harold F. Brown Jr. will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Rose Hill Cemetery under direction of Street and Draper Funeral Home. Reverend John A. Wright will be the officiating minister. Brown was killed on Guam July 26,...

BROWN, KENNETH J.

Washington—(AP)—The names of 14 New Jersey men were on a list of 373 naval forces casualties announced today by the Navy Department. They were: Kenneth J. Brown, private first class, Marine Corps. Dead [June 16, 1944]. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Brown, 100 Wildwood...

BROWN, LAWRENCE W.

Lawrence W. Brown, 60, of Six Lakes, formerly of Lansing, died Thursday [August 23, 1985]. Services 11 a.m. today at Stebbins-McCullough Chapel, Edmore.

BROWN, NEULON A., JR.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. tomorrow at Strong-Thorne Mortuary for Neulon A. Brown Jr., 4408 Eleventh NW, who died yesterday [July 14, 1965] at a local hospital after a short illness. He was 44. Surviving are his widow; his mother, Mrs. M. G. Robinson, San...

BROWN, ROBERT S.

It was not too easy for the workers at the Army’s First Fighter Command headquarters to say “Good morning,” when Mrs. Brown reported for duty yesterday. They had heard the news, too. She shrugged the feeling away for a while as if it could be disposed of that way, but...

BROWNELL, RALPH H.

A 54-year-old Guerneville man died Monday [October 13, 1980] when the car he was servicing at a Santa Rosa shop slipped off a jack and crushed him. Ralph Hugh Brownell, a mechanic at Cantarutti Frame and Alignment on Maxwell Court in Santa Rosa, was pronounced dead...

BRUCK, EDWARD P., JR.

War’s grim reality struck San Marino over the weekend when news was released of the death of Private First Class Edward Porter Bruck, Jr., Marine Corps Raider, who was killed in action [July 20, 1943] somewhere in the South Pacific. Porter, as he was known to his...

BRULL, VIRGIL W.

Virgil W. Brull, 68, of Manitowoc, died Thursday, May 13, 1993. Beloved husband of Joan (nee Buhk). Also survived by 2 children, Nancy Brull, Mukwonago and Russell (Gail) Brull, New Berlin. 3 step-daughters, Pamela (Jeffrey) Wheeler, West Chicago; Renae (David)...

BRYAN, HERMAN J.

Herman J. Bryan, 119 Cranberry Dr., Liverpool, July 17, 1972. Survived by his wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Cavanaugh Bryan; eight daughters, Mrs. Donald Brown, Mrs. John Raite, Mrs. Wallace Utt, Misses Carol, Mary, Cynthia, Barbara and Rita Bryan; two sons, John and James...

BRYANT, EVERETT

Eighteen-year-old Pvt. Everett Bryant Jr.., of the U.S. Marine Corps, has been killed in action [July 20, 1943], according to a message received by his mother, Mrs. Mattie Lanpher, 208 East Rundell Street, from the government. Pvt. Bryant had been in the South Pacific...

BUCCI, GEORGE P.

George P. Bucci, Sr. of the Town of Newburgh passed away peacefully at home [December 12, 2015] surrounded by his family. A Marine Raider, Second Battalion, George served his country proudly during World War II, participating in the invasions of Okinawa, Guadalcanal,...

BUCHANAN, JAMES W.

James William Buchanan, 73, died at Valley Baptist Medical Center in Harlingen February 26, 1994. He was born in Whitesboro, Texas, and lived in Pueblo, Colo. He worked as a train engineer for more than 20 years before moving to Port Isabel. He was a veteran of the...

BUGALA, ANTON A.

Pfc. Anthony Bugala, 21, of the Marines, who was killed in the South Pacific on Sept 14 [1942], was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Bugala of Duncan Ave., East Patchogue. Born in Manhattan, he had lived in the Patchogue section for 13 years and had been graduated from...

BUHL, HERBERT N.

Herbert N. “Bucky” Buhl, 94, of Collinsville, Ill., born on Sept. 11, 1922 in Caseyville, Ill., passed away Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016 at Eden Village Care Center, Glen Carbon, Ill. Bucky was the owner and operator of Stop Light Restaurant, East St. Louis,...

BULLER, ROBERT L.

Deaths on highways had sent the weekend Memorial Day death toll in Texas to at least 26 by early Monday. Traffic accidents claimed 15 lives. The Associated Press weekend violent death count started at 6 p.m. Friday. Robert Buller, 38, died in a one-car accident Sunday...

BULLOCH, GORDON A.

Gordon A. Bulloch passed away on June 8, 2016. He was born May 1, 1923 in Waukesha, Wisconsin. He was the youngest of four boys born to Robert and Florence Bulloch. Early on the family moved to a home in the Bay View neighborhood of Milwaukee, WI. Growing up he...

BURACHOWSKI, FRANK C.

STAATSBURG – Frank C. Burachowski, 67, a World War II Marine Corps veteran and Staatsburg resident, died Friday [November 8, 1991] at Vassar Brothers Hospital in Poughkeepsie. Prior to residing in Staatsburg, he lived in Hastings on the Hudson (Westchester County)....

BURAK, WALTER J.

Sergeant Walter J. Burak, son of Anthony Burak, of Crow’s Nest, has been killed in action [October 8, 1942] in the Pacific, the War Department notified his father yesterday. A member of the U.S. Marine Corps for the past two years, he had been fighting with the...

BURCHAM, FRED E.

Fred Edwin Burcham was born on June 26, 1920, in Ozark, Arkansas, the son of M.W. and Ida Belle (Church) Burcham. He passed away on Thursday, September 16, 2010, at the Greenfield Manor in Greenfield, Iowa, at the age of 90. After the death of his mother in 1930,...

BURDETT, ROBERT O.

A man found shot in the back of the head early today on Quaker Ave. near 82nd St. was identified just before noon as Robert O. Burdett Jr. Detective Capt. L. W. Forrester said the slaying victim, about 41, formerly resided at O’Donnell. The identification was made by...

BURGER, JOHN H.

John H. Burger, 66, of Milwaukee, formerly of Wausau, died Friday, Sept. 22, 1989, in Milwaukee. Services and burial were Monday in Milwaukee.

BURK, LEONARD J.

Leonard J. Burk, 36, of Bridle Path, Bethlehem R. 2, died Tuesday [January 1, 1957] in Allentown Osteopathic Hospital. Burk, an ex-Marine, was a Purple Heart veteran of 23 battles in the Solomon Islands, during the Pacific campaign in World War II. He had a...

BURKE, JOHN H.

Services for John H. Burke, 72, of Denville will be held at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow in the Prout Funeral Home, 370 Bloomfield Ave., Verona. Mr. Burke died Wednesday [April 7, 1993] in the Atlantic City Medical Center. He had been a mason in the Morris and Essex counties...

BURKHOLDER, MELVILLE M.

Private Melville M. Burkholder of Red Lodge, a member of the Marine Corps, has been killed in action [July 1, 1943] at an undisclosed theater of war, according to information received Tuesday by Sergeant Gene Pearson, local Marine recruiter. Sergeant Pearson said a...

BURLEIGH, PHILIP T.

The second of two sons of Richard C. Burleigh, Sr., of West Nyack, and Mrs. Alice Miller of LeRoy, Ill., Platoon Sergeant Philip T. Burleigh, 19, has been killed in action according to word received by the father. Sgt. Burleigh, who has been in every action since...

BURRUS, JOHN T., JR.

John Tilden Burrus, age 67 years. Sunday, July 7, 1991 at a local infirmary. Survived by wife, Patricia Hanson Burrus; daughters, Carol B. Hoes, Plano, TX, Judith T. Burrus, Nashville; son, Jeffrey E. Burrus, Lewisburg, TN; brother, William Burrus, Winston-Salem,...

BUSBY, ALFRED E.

First Lt. David Goldwater of the United States Marine Corps has been wounded in action in the Pacific Theater of war, according to a Navy Department release received here today. He is the son of Rube Goldwater of Reno and is well known here. Three other Nevada men and...

BUSCHER, JOSEPH A.

KISSIMMEE — Services were held Monday for Joseph Arthur Buscher who lived a quiet life, raising a family, building a career and playing golf. Buscher’s serene and modest lifestyle masked his other side – a heroic Marine, and a decorated veteran of World...