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AAROE, JACK Z.

Jack Ziegler Aaroe, beloved husband of Jeanne Aaroe, passed away February 10, 2004. Jack studied Grand Opera and loved singing to friends. He was proud of being a Raider in the U.S. Marines and serving in Guadacanal. He leaves a niece, Barbara Peterson and two...

AARON, OWEN R., JR.

REDFIELD–Owen Russell “Russ” Aaron, Jr., 87, of Redfield, died Monday, January 16, 2012. Born in Redfield on July 26, 1924, Russell was a son of the late Owen Russell Aaron, Sr. and Mattie Mae Thrower Aaron. He joined the United States Marine Corps out of high...

ABNEY, GEORGE F.

Anderson – George F. Abney, 81, Anderson, died March 31, 2004 at St. Johns Health System, Anderson, Indiana after an extended illness. He was born January 25, 1923 in Madison County, Indiana, and resided in Anderson, Indiana. He lived in the Madison County area...

ACKERMAN, RICHARD W.

RENTON, WASH. – Richard “Dick” Wendle Ackerman, 85, died of natural causes in his home in Renton, Wash. on October 20, 2009. Born May 19, 1924 to Samuel and Henrietta Ackerman, Dick was raised in Klamath Falls and graduated from Klamath Union High...

ACUNA, JOHN L.

John (Chill) Acuna, 79, died Jan 1, 2005. A viewing will be held at Green Valley Mortuary on Jan. 5, 2005 from 6 to 8 p.m. A graveside service will be held at the El Dorado Cemetery in El Dorado on Jan. 7, 2005 at 1 p.m.

ADAMS, ELTON M.

NEMO – Elton M. Adams, age 83, of Nemo passed away on Friday, September 22, 2006 at Fort Meade Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Elton was born on February 27, 1923 on a farm near Kouts, Indiana to Harvey and Louise (Heinhold) Adams. Elton was the youngest of...

ADAMS, RALPH N.

SALTVILLE – Mr. Ralph Nelson Adams, 83, died Tuesday, April 2, 2002, in Holston Valley Medical Center, in Kingsport. Ralph was born May 29, 1918, in Honaker and spent most of his life in Saltville. He became a born again Christian on March 12, 2002, when he...

ADAMS, WILLIAM E.

Funeral services for William E. Adams, 61, were Monday at the Schrader-Prell Funeral Home. Mr. Adams died June 24 [1982] en route to the hospital in Vernal, Utah, where he was working on the Deseret Power Plant. Born May 8, 1921, at Wheatland, he was the son of Claude...

AHO, ALLEN R.

Allen “Ray” Aho of Monmouth died on June 25 [2003] in Monmouth. He was a retired Portland police officer. He was 81. He was born in Castle Rock, Wash., and raised in nearby Toledo, Wash. A talented high school athlete he played baseball and was the leading...

AKERS, VERNON C.

Graveside service for Vernon C. Akers, 83, will be Saturday at 3 p.m. at St. Thomas Cemetery in Coeur d’Alene. Spokane Cremation and Burial Service is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Akers, who was born in Harlowton, Mont., died Feb. 2 [2005]. He was a resident...

AKRIGHT, HARRY E.

Harry E. “Junior” Akright, 80, of La Crescent, died Saturday, Aug. 21, 2004, at Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse. He was born March 14, 1924, in Viroqua, Wis., to Harry V. and Frances (Frohock) Akright. He married Eileen E. Stoltz on Dec. 18,...

ALDRICH, LEWIS E., JR.

Lewis Eugene “Bud” Aldrich Jr., 82, of Haines, died Sept. 19, 2004, at his home. Memorial Mass will be celebrated Friday at 10 a.m. at St. Francis de Sales Cathedral, First and Church Streets in Baker City. The Rev. Robert C. Irwin will officiate. There...

ALEXANDER, BERT J.

Bert J. Alexander, 86, of Denver. Bert was born on April 17, 1923 and passed away on Saturday, April 18, 2009. Retired Denver police officer. Husband of Grace; father of Mark (Beckie) Alexander and Karen (Dave) Dechant; grandfather of 4; great-grandfather of 4....

ALFORD, EBBIE

Ebbie C. Alford, 71, of Palatka died Sunday [September 27, 1992] at his residence following a long illness. A native of Nichols, S.C., he had been a resident of Palatka for the past 34 years, coming from Conway, S.C. He was a retired inspector at Florida Furniture...

ALGER, WARREN G.

Sergeant Warren G. Alger, wounded March 20 on Iwo Jima, died April 1 [1945], according to a telegram received Tuesday by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Alger, 204 E. Eighth Street, Kaukauna. He was a member of Carlson’s Raiders during the early part of the...

ALLISON, WILBUR E.

WHITE PIGEON – Wilbur “Bud” E. Allison, 82, of White Pigeon, died on Tuesday, July 3, 2001, at Thurston Woods Village in Sturgis. He was born on Dec. 13, 1918, in Bedford, the son of Earl D. and Maude M. (Gray) Allison. On July 17, 1944, in Marshall,...

ALMEIDA, THOMAS J.

Rosary will be recited for Thomas Joseph Almeida, 49, of 2534 O’Brien Circle, Camarillo, at 8 tonight in the chapel of James A. Reardon Mortuary, Oxnard. Requiem Mass will be said by the Rev. J. J. Madera in Our Lady of Guadalupe Church here at 9 a.m. Thursday....

ALTOM, PAUL L.

Services for Paul LeRoy Altom, 78, will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, at Laird Funeral Home, 310 S. State St., Elgin, with the Rev. Herman Christiansen officiating. Born Jan. 21, 1922, in Odin, Ill., to Ocal and Flossie Altom, he passed away Friday, Nov. 17, 2000, at...

AMUNDSON, MARVIN A.

Marvin Alfred Amundson died Friday, Feb. 5, 2010, with his family present at his home in Butte. He was born May 29, 1923, in Glendive to Al and Marie Amundson. He fought as a Marine in WW II, enlisting as soon as he graduated from high school. He was one of only two...

ANDERSCAVAGE, THOMAS

Thomas “Tim” Anderscavage, 92, of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, May 24, 2011, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born May 4, 1919, in Georgetown, he was a son of the late Bruno and Antonina Zakroski Anderscavage....

ANDERSON, GARTH T.

Garth T. Anderson, 78, of Amarillo, died Sunday, Aug. 9, 1998. Services will be at 11 a.m. today in First United Methodist Church in Canyon with the Rev. Richard Bales, pastor, and the Rev. Kevin Deckard, associate pastor, officiating. Additional services will be at 2...

ANDERSON, ROBERT W.

Robert passed away peacefully into the presence of his Savior on February 4, 2012. Born in Clear Lake, WA, June 19, 1920. He is preceded in death by his parents Warren W. and Mabel Anderson, brother Walter T. Anderson, USMC, Ret., sisters Bonnie Jean and Shirley, and...

ANDERSON, VICTOR R.

Victor passed away peacefully on October 24, 2012 at the age of 87. Devoted husband of Ann (nee Vernon), the love of his life. Survived by sons Vic (Nanea Reeves) Anderson, D. Scott Anderson, Paul Anderson, Chuck (Joanne) Taylor, Chris (Patrina Reeves) Taylor and...

ANTHONY, CLYDE R.

Paxton, Neb.—Clyde R. Anthony, 62, died June 7 [1978] of a heart attack. Mr. Anthony was baptized May, 1975, and attended the North Platte, Neb., church. Survivors include his wife, Leona, his son Larry and wife Gayle Anthony of Lincoln, Neb., his daughter Rhonda and...

ANTONELLI, JOHN W.

John W. Antonelli of Westwood, a highly decorated World War II veteran, died Friday [March 26, 1999]. He was 81. Born in Lawrence, he graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., in 1940. He was commissioned a Marine second lieutenant. He reported for duty...

APERGIS, JOHN S.

Col. John S. Apergis passed away in his sleep at the age of 93 this past December 28, 2010. As a young captain, he served with both Raider battalions in the Pacific Theater of World War II starting with the Midway campaign. The first real test of the Marine Corps was...

ARIAS, PETE

Pete Arias of Santa Maria leaves us at the age of 93 [April 1, 2013]. Sergeant Major Pete Arias was a war hero to most. He served our country as a proud Marine for 25 years. He had many accomplishments during his service. To name a few: He survived WW II, Korean,...

ARNOLD, HENRY S.

Henry Stanley Arnold, beloved husband, father and grandfather passed away on Wednesday, May 24, 2006 at the age of 86 years. He was born on Thursday, January 8, 1920 in Decatur, Mississippi to the late Neal Henry Arnold and Murl Daughdrill Arnold. A veteran of World...

ARNOLD, HERBERT W.

Herbert W. Arnold, 70, of 7106 Tall Cedars Lane, Ferndale, died Monday, May 9, 1994, at his home. At his request no services will be held. Born Feb. 6, 1924, to Herbert I. and Mary Ellen Balley Arnold in Marion, Ohio, he attended high school in Caledonia, Ohio. Mr....

ARSENEAU, FLAVIAN J.

EDWARDSBURG – Flavian Joseph Arseneau, 87, passed to his rest on Tuesday, April 8, 2008, in his home in Edwardsburg, MI. He had been ill with COPD and congestive heart failure for the past couple of months. Flavian was born Jan 3, 1921, in Kankakee, IL, to Paul...

ATKINS, JOHN W.

John W. Atkins, 82, of Fort Wayne, passed away Friday Oct. 26, 2007, at home. He was a veteran of World War II, serving as a sergeant with the Marine Raiders. He also worked as a district agent for the railroad for 30 years. He was a member of Emmanuel Community...

ATKINS, ROGER J., JR.

Roger Jackson Atkins, Jr., passed away Saturday, February 5, 2005, at St. Luke’s Hospital, KCMO. Visitation will be held from 9:30-10:30 a.m., Thursday, February 10, 2004 at Mt. Moriah and Freeman Funeral Home, 10507 Holmes Rd, KCMO, with funeral services at...

ATTERBERRY, ISAAC F.

A celebration of the life of Isaac Franklin (Ike) Atterberry will take place Saturday, March 29.  Mr. Atterberry, 82, died Jan. 25, 2008 following a long bout with rheumatoid arthritis and pulmonary disease. He was born June 13, 1925 and served with the U.S....

AUCKERMAN, EARL J.

Eugene Auckerman [July 13, 2011] was born Earl John Auckerman to Mable Stevens Auckerman Vollet and John Millard Auckerman Jr. He was the only child of theirs. His father took off and later his mother married Jacob Vollet and had three children: Richard Paul Vollet,...

AXTETTER, JOSEPH V.

Joseph V. Axtetter, 75, of Festus died Oct. 8, 1996, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Crystal City. Mr. Axtetter was retired from his business, Axtetter Excavating Co. A World War II Marine Corps veteran, he was a member of VFW Post 3777, Amvets Post 48, and the...

BACIU, NICK

Nick Baciu, 79, of Daytona Beach, FL, formerly of East Chicago, IN and Fort Wayne, IN, passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2000. He is survived by daughter, Karen (Mike) Thomas of Bloomington, IN, son, Michael (Laura) Baciu of Columbus, OH, daughter Shelli (Carl)...

BAILEY, FRANK W.

Frank W. Bailey, 85, of Fort Myers, FL passed away on Tuesday, December 14, 2010. Mr. Bailey was born February 4, 1925 in Wakita, Kansas, a son of the late Franklin and Leta Bell Moore Bailey. Frank was retired from the U.S. Navy with 30 years of honorable service....

BAKER, CHESLEY A.

Chesley A. Baker, 73, of Henderson died Tuesday [November 18, 1997] in Henderson. He was born Dec. 22, 1923, in Chicago. A three-year resident, he was a retired sales manager for an industrial laundry, a World War II Marine Corps veteran and a member of the...

BAKER, CURTIS E.

Curtis E. Baker, 81, passed away Sunday June 6, 2004. His wife, Annie L. Baker, 83, passed away Wednesday June 9, 2004. Married 59 years, Curtis, a Marine Raider in WWII, retired from Civil Service with NARF in Jacksonville after 30 years while Annie, a WAVE in WWII...

BALL, WILLIAM O.

William O. Ball, 78, of Wethersfield, died Friday, May 16, 2003, of complications after heart surgery at Hartford Hospital, with his wife and son at his side. He was married 58 years to Johanna (a.k.a. Jane Danielczuk) Ball. He was born November 17, 1924 in Omaha,...

BANKHEAD, MILTON B., JR.

Milton B. Bankhead, a Union City, California resident, entered into rest Wednesday, April 9, 2003 in Fremont, California. Born in California on August 7, 1923, he was 79 years of age. Milton enjoyed people and sports. He especially liked golf and baseball. He played...

BANKS, CHARLES L.

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Charles L. Banks, a retired Marine brigadier general and winner of medals of valor in two wars, died Monday [February 22, 1988] of cancer. He was 73. Banks became a Marine Corps officer after graduating from the Virginia Military Institute...

BAPTISTA, JOSEPH A., JR.

Joseph A. Baptista, born January 3, 1922, son of Evangelina and Joseph A. Baptista., Sr. was received by our Lord on January 15, 2003. He is survived by his wife Stella of 57 years and his daughter Tina. He was preceded in death by his sons Paul Alipio and Philip...

BAQUE, JOSEPH, JR.

Funeral services for Mr. Joseph “Joe” Baque Jr., 78, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Landry Catholic Church here with burial in St. Landry Mausoleum. The Rev. Gene Tremie will conduct the services. Mr. Baque, a resident of Opelousas, died at 7:35 p.m....

BARBER, HENRY E.

Henry E. Barber, 81, Kansas City, died Aug. 8, 1993, at North Kansas City Hospital. Mr. Barber was born in Oklahoma and lived in this area most of his life. He was an iron worker and a member of Local 10 of the Iron Workers Union. He was a Marine veteran of World War...

BARINGER, HARRY M.

Harry M. Baringer, 86, formerly of Lower Saucon Twp. died Saturday, July 18, 2009 at Saucon Valley Manor, Hellertown. Born in Upper Saucon Twp. on February 24, 1923 to the late Ernest L. Baringer and Gertrude May (Dornblaser). Harry worked as a machinist at the former...

BARKER, HARRY B.

Washington, la — (U.P.) — Capt. Harry B. Barker, former star athlete at Grinnell College, was killed in action in the Pacific July 21 [1944], the Marine Corps has notified his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Barker. Born at What Cheer, la., Captain Barker attended high...

BARKER, MILTON R.

Ray “Papa” Barker passed away [September 5, 2011] at home in Ukiah CA, with loving family and friends surrounding him. He had little time to prepare (5 days) after a very fast moving cancer was diagnosed, but managed to communicate his wishes. His son, Greg Barker,...

BARLOW, JOHN L.

LAUREL – Services are 2 p.m. today at Memory Chapel Funeral Home in Laurel for John L. “Jack” Barlow, 86, of Laurel, who died Nov. 23, 2009, at his home. Burial is in Hickory Grove Cemetery. Mr. Barlow was retired from Essmueller and a member of West...

BARR, WOODROW W.

Pfc. Woodrow Barr, son of Mrs. Cora Barr of Keyser, was killed in an attack against the Japanese on Tulagi, Solomon Islands, Aug. 7, 1942. A graduate of Parsons High School, he was employed for four years by the Celanese plant in Cumberland, Md. He enlisted in the...

BARTCZAK, LEONARD D.

Pfc. Leonard D. Bartczak, USMC, of 4386 E. 49, killed in action, Apr. 15, 1945, at Okinawa; beloved son of Simon and Rose (deceased), brother of Ted, Clara Jezierski, Florence, Frank, Simon Jr., and Al. Beloved uncle. Funeral Sat., Mar. 26, at 8:30 a.m., from Golubski...

BARTH, ROY F.

Roy F. Barth, 84, our beloved father, a Green Bay resident, passed away peacefully Dec. 27, 2004, in an area nursing home. He was born Nov. 14, 1920, in the Denmark area, to the late Edward and Lena (Snortum) Barth. Roy was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, serving...

BARTKIEWICZ, JOSEPH F.

Joseph F. Bartkiewicz [July 8, 2011], of Ocean Springs, MS, formerly of Beverly Shores, IN and Chicago, IL. Beloved husband of the late Stella A. nee Vaickus, Loving father of Luke (Missy) and Veronika (Scott) Fischer. Dearest grandfather of Veronika, Francesca and...

BARWICK, LEON L.

Leon L. Barwick, 82, of Clearwater, died Thursday, Aug. 19, 2004, at Morton Plant Hospital, Clearwater. He was born in Cairo, Ga., and came here in 1986 from Chicago. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II, serving in the [1st] Raider Battalion. He achieved the...

BASKIN, LAWRENCE S., JR.

Coach Lawrence Simpson Baskin, age 84, a resident of Rockwood, TN passed away Friday, December 26, 2008 at his home. He was born April 10, 1924 in Memphis, TN. Mr. Baskin was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and was wounded in combat. Coach Baskin started teaching and...

BATEMAN, JAMES F.

A Memorial Mass for James F. Bateman, 89, will be held on Friday, May 8, 2009 at 10 a.m. at St. Peter Catholic Church, 359 W. New York Avenue, DeLand, Florida. He was born in Jordan, NY on October 5, 1919 to James M. and Elizabeth Guyder Bateman and passed away on May...

BATES, ROBERT E.

Graveside services for Robert E. “Bob” Bates, 78, of Raleigh, N.C., and formerly of Fostoria, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Maple Grove Cemetery, Findlay. Visitation will be held following services at the home of Jim Carter, 525 Summit St.,...

BATSON, PAUL A.

On December 22, 1962, [Chicago] Police Officer Paul Batson was on patrol with his partner heading eastbound on west Armitage Street. They witnessed a white Chevrolet convertible traveling on the wrong side of Armitage at a high rate of speed, which forced the...

BATTERTON, ROY J., JR.

Col. Roy Joseph Batterton, Jr., a highly decorated Marine officer and former principal of the Clarke County High School, died Sunday, October 14, 2012, at the age of 94 of complications from Parkinson’s disease. Col. Batterton graduated from the University of...

BAUER, HENRY A.

Hank Bauer, the hard-nosed ex-Marine who returned to baseball after being wounded during World War II and went on to become a cornerstone of the New York Yankees dynasty of the 1950s, died Friday [February 9, 2007]. He was 84. Bauer died of cancer in Shawnee Mission,...

BAUGHMAN, ERNEST L.

Ernest L. Baughman, 78, formerly of L.A. and Orange Counties died of natural causes in Clarksburg, WV on Monday, Feb. 25, 2002. Ernie was born in Lost Creek, WV in 1923, the youngest of four children born to Burley and Celestia. He had two sisters, Vermon and Zelta...

BAYEK, JOSEPH T.

Joseph T. Bayek, 77, of South Windsor, passed away Friday, September 7, 2001, at Saint Francis Hospital. He was born February 6, 1924, in the Thompsonville section of Enfield. He leaves behind his loving wife, Verna M. (St. Laurent) Bayek. Besides his wife Verna, he...

BAZZELL, THOMAS F., JR.

Thomas Franklin Bazzell, March 20, 1999; of Cheektowaga, NY; beloved husband of Marion (nee) Nacke; dearest father of Cecilia ‘Tommi’ (Peter) D’Angelo and Michael J. Bazzell; grandfather of six grandchildren and five great-granddaughters; brother of...

BEACHMAN, RICHARD J.

Richard Joseph Beachman, 86, of Grand Junction, died at his home on Wednesday, February 20, 2008. Richard was born to Richard Beachman and Mary Elizabeth Sloan in Auburn, NY in 1921. He graduated from Attica High School and received his Bachelor of Science degree from...

BEACHWOOD, GEORGE W.

George “Bud” Beachwood, 88, beloved husband, father, grandfather, outdoorsman and Portland TV pioneer, passed away unexpectedly Nov. 19, 2009. Born in Stanley, Wis., to Minnie Krogan and William Beachwood, he left home as a teenager and joined the...

BEARDEN, WHEELER M.

Wheeler Monroe Bearden, 85, Crystal River, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2008, at Cypress Cove Care Center in Crystal River. Born Aug. 25, 1922, in Madison, Ga., to Isaac and Martha Jane Bearden, he came to this area 20 years ago from Macon, Ga. Mr. Bearden was the retired...

BEAU, JEROME J. C.

Major Jerome J. C. Beau, USMC (Ret.) passed away at his home on Feb. 2, 2010. Jerry was born on Sept. 4, 1918, in Calvary, Wis., the eighth of nine children of Henry Simon Beau and Margarete Mary Brost. Jerry came from a musical family. His mother played piano and...

BEAVER, CHARLES R., JR.

RICHMOND HILL — Charles Richard ‘Chuck’ Beaver Jr., 78, died March 7 [2001] at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Savannah. He was born in Los Angeles and was a graduate of Michigan State University. He was a retired building contractor/founder of Bull...

BEAVERS, WARREN G.

Warren Gordon Beavers, 85, of Soddy Daisy, died on Monday, July 14, 2008. Born in Dayton, Tennessee, November 20, 1922, his love of country led him to misrepresent his age and at 17 he entered the Marine Corps on July 16, 1940. A faithful patriot to the end, as part...

BEELER, BERNARD M.

B. Michael (Mike) Beeler, 75, of Sugar Land, Texas, passed away peacefully March 6, 2000, after his battle with cancer. Beeler served in the famed “Carlson’s Raiders” during the World War II battle for Guadalcanal, participating in the famous...

BELCHER, REGINALD W., JR.

CARVER – Reginald W. Belcher Jr., 78, of Carver, who worked in the Patriot Ledger composing room for 38 years, died Wednesday [November 19, 2003] at Jordan Hospital in Plymouth. Mr. Belcher retired as an assistant foreman in the composing room. He was a Marine...

BELL, ALBERT W.

RUMFORD – Albert W. Bell, 72, died Wednesday, January 10, 1996 at the Rumford Community Hospital. He was a resident of Church Street, Andover, and had lived in the area most of his life. He was born in Lynn, Mass. on Oct. 20, 1923 and was the son of Kenneth and...

BELNAP, CLARENCE B.

Clarence Beus Belnap died at his home on Wednesday, January 22, 2003. He was born March 27, 1921 in Cedar Fort, Utah. He was the sixth of nine children born to James Gilbert and Chloe Mae Beus Belnap. During World War II he served his country in the Third Battalion of...

BENDER, SHELDON A.

Former Cincinnati Reds scout and farm director Sheldon “Chief” Bender, who spent 64 years in professional baseball, died Feb. 27 [2008]. He was 88. Mr. Bender died in Hamilton, Ohio, from complications of a recent fall at his home. The Reds’ minor...

BENNETT, DONALD E.

Donald E. Bennett Sr., 84, of WaKeeney, father and father-in-law of Donald E. Jr. and Diane Bennett of Valley Center, died Sept. 28, 2004. He was the owner and operator of El-Tre-Go Water Boy Enterprises. Service was Oct. 1 at First United Methodist Church, WaKeeney,...

BENNETT, WINSTON R.

WILLIAMSTON – Winston R. Bennett, of Cadillac, formerly of Williamston, went to be with his Lord and Savior on August 18, 2011 at the age of 89. Born February 19, 1922 to Roger and Jesse Bennett in Williamston. Mr. Bennett served honorably in the U.S. Marines with...

BENSTED, EDWARD J.

Edward Bensted, aged 84, went to be with his Savior on Thursday, May 8, 2008. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Margaret Bensted. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Judith (Moss); his children, Dale (Patti) Bensted, Diane Lawson, David (Chris)...

BERGENSKE, OTTO C., JR.

Otto C. Bergenske, age 87, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2010, at Oakwood Village East. He was born on July 5, 1922, in Belleville, the son of Otto and Carrie (Erfurth) Bergenske. Otto graduated from Madison East High School in 1941. He served in the U.S. Marine...

BERGERON, CALVIN J.

Funeral services have been scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at Landry’s Funeral Home; Napoleonville, for Calvin J. Bergeron Sr., 57, who died at 5 p.m. Thursday [January 19, 1984]. Religious services have been scheduled immediately following at St. Anne’s...

BERGREN, ORVILLE V.

VIRGINIA BEACH – Orville Vernon Bergren, 88, passed away peacefully July 31, 2007, at Seaside Health Center at Atlantic Shores. Born Nov. 5, 1918, in Minneapolis, Minn., Orv was the son of the late Norah and Alex Bergren. He graduated from the University of...

BERRY, JOHN F.

Berry, John F. Sr., 77, of Buchanan, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2002 at his home. He was a veteran of WWII where he served as a Corporal in the 3rd [Battalion] Marine Raiders. He was a member of Buchanan Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon and a member of...

BETH, ARTHUR H.

Arthur Henry Beth, [January 20, 2009] 90 years young, U.S. Marine Vet. WWII and Korean War, beloved husband of the late Gloria, nee Souza; loving father of Barbara (Robert) Sidebottom; proud grandfather of Robert; dear brother of the late Violet (the late Harry)...

BEYER, GORDON B.

Gordon B. Beyer, Monday, Oct 12, 1998. Age 75 years. Dear husband of Mary (nee Szubielski). Dear father of Dr. Linda (Dennis) Laabs and James Beyer. Brother of Lorraine Winkel. Also survived by other relatives and friends. Visitation Friday at the funeral home from...

BIANCONI, LOUIS J.

Louis J. “Doc” Bianconi, lifelong Steger resident and past village trustee, died Friday, April 14 [2006] at Hines VA Hospital. 1941 graduate of Bloom, Louis enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1942 and served with the Marine Raiders. Beloved husband of...

BIDDLE, ROBERT L.

Mr. Biddle, 80, of Jackson, died Jan. 28 [2006] at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune. Born in Freehold Township, he had lived in the Freehold area all his life before moving to Jackson last year. He had worked at the A&M Karagheusian rug mill in...

BIEBER, LOUIS

Louis Bieber [April 29, 2003], age 80, Marine Raider veteran of WWII, faithful, beloved husband of Helen, nee Weber; loving father of Bill (Pat), Jean (Jeff) Strandholm and the late Diane Bieber; devoted grandfather of Jenny, Cyndi (Josh) Cass, David, Kelly and Danny;...

BIEHL, GEORGE P.

George P. Biehl went to be with his Lord on October 14, 2012. He was born Oct. 7, 1918, in Oak Park, Ill. He was the third child of six and the last surviving member of that family. As a child growing up in the Depression, George worked long hours for low pay. He set...

BIELEFELD, RICHARD E.

NEW BEDFORD — Richard E. Bielefeld, 90, of New Bedford, passed away Sunday, August 14, 2011, at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford after a period of declining health. He was the husband of the late Dorothy M. (Magoon) Bielefeld. Born in New Bedford, son of the...

BIGLIN, THOMAS R., JR.

Thomas Roland Biglin Jr., 78, of Dublin, TX, died Saturday, February 2, 2002. Graveside services were held on Thursday, February 6, 2002, in Upper Greens Creek Cemetery. Mr. Biglin was born January 23, 1924, in Nucla, the son of Thomas Roland Biglin Sr. and Marie H....

BILEK, JAMES A.

James A. Bilek, [December 2, 2007] U.S. Marine Corps, WWII veteran, beloved husband of Lillian, nee Schmitz; loving father of Linda (James) Fatima, Janice Rankin-Bilek, James P., Maryellen (Douglas) Fetzer, Maryjane Muscato, and Robert; fond grandfather of Vernon,...

BILSKEMPER, EMIL U.

Emil U. Bilskemper, 88, of Jacksonville, died Nov. 24, 2004 at Britthaven of Onslow. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery. He retired from the U.S. Marine Corps as a master sergeant; was a...

BITSIE, WILSIE H.

MEXICAN SPRINGS — Funeral services for Wilsie H. Bitsie, 78, will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday at the First United Methodist Church in Gallup. The Rev. Stanley Jim will officiate. Burial will be in Lone Pine Cemetery in Mexican Springs. Visitation will be held at 7...

BITTLER, CLARENCE E.

Clarence E. “Bud” Bittler Sr., 92, of Parkway, Schuylkill Haven, died Friday, August 8, 2008, at Rest Haven, Schuylkill Haven, where he had been a patient since June. Born in Cressona, Aug. 29, 1915, he was a son of the late Edward and Eva Butz Bittler. He...

BLACKBURN, BERNARD P.

Bernard, 80, died Saturday, November 9, 2002 at his home after a lengthy illness. Bernard P. Blackburn was born January 27, 1922 in Cresco, the son of Patrick and Regina Blackburn. He was a United States Marine veteran serving in the South Pacific. In 1945 he married...

BLACKWELL, GEORGE L.

George L. Blackwell, 86, of Canyon died Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010. Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church in Canyon with Dr. David Lowrie officiating. Private family burial will be in Dreamland Cemetery by Rector Funeral Home, 2800 S....

BLACKWELL, THOMAS M.

Thomas Marcus “Murk” Blackwell age 88, of Chickamauga, GA went to be with his Savior and family Saturday, May 7, 2011. He was born on June 5, 1922 in Benton, Polk County, TN to the late August & Ena Wimberley Blackwell. He moved to Chickamauga, GA, at the age of...

BLAGG, RAYMOND I.

Beaufort, SC – Master Sgt. Raymond Ira Blagg, 84, USMC, Retired, died December 15, 2005, in Summit Place of Beaufort. Mr. Blagg was born on April 11, 1921 in Calumet, Oklahoma, a son of the late Harrison Ira Blagg and Blanche Ridenour Blagg. He served with the...

BLANDFORD, BRUCE O.

Bruce O. Blandford, 84, of St. Cloud, passed away on Sunday, December 16th [2007] in St. Cloud. He was born in Corona, NY on February 20, 1923 to Walter Blandford and Evangeline Porter. He moved to St. Cloud in 1957 from Wellington, UT. He was a heavy equipment...

BLESSING, JAMES E.

PENDLETON, S.C. – Retired Colonel James E. Blessing, 84, died at his home on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2000. He was born on Nov. 12, 1916 in Scott County, Va., the son of the late John and Ethel Taylor Blessing. Col. Blessing was a graduate of Clemson University with a degree...

BOCKELMAN, RAYMOND A.

GALVESTON — Raymond Alexis Bockelman, 87, of Galveston, passed away Friday, December 3, 2010. The family will receive visitors from 12:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 7th, at St. Patrick Catholic Church. The funeral mass will begin at 2:00 p.m. at the...

BOLES, CARL D.

By his wife, Marcia Boles Carl was born in 1925 in Santa Ana, Ca. He was the oldest of 3 boys. His brother Robert was born in 1927 and Jimmy was born in 1929. They grew up in the Los Feliz area of Los Angeles and attended John Marshall High. Let me begin with a...

BONTADELLI, WILLIAM F.

William Floyd Bontadelli, 85, passed away Saturday, Oct, 6, 2007, at the Gardens Care Center in Kingman, AZ. He was born January 21, 1922, in Tres Pinos, Ca. to Peter and Marie Bontadelli. He is preceded in death by brothers, Fred, Ken, Don and sister, Martha. His...

BORNE, ANGELO

Angelo Borne, 74, of Finleyville, died Sunday, April 13, 1997, in Jefferson Hospital, South Hills Health System. He was born October 28, 1922, in Monongahela, a son of Samuel and Antonette Garla Buono. Mr. Borne had worked as a corrections officer for Washington...

BOROWY, HENRY J.

WORCESTER Henry J. Borowy, 85, of Worcester, died peacefully Tuesday, January 13, 2009 in his sleep surrounded by his loving family. His wife of 51 years, Shirley A. (Mulrain) Borowy died in May 2007. He leaves two sons, Joseph A. Borowy, Sr., and his wife Mary of...

BOSELEY, FRANCIS W.

CORTLAND — Francis W. Boseley, 87, Cortland, died Sunday, June 1, 2008, of injuries sustained from an auto accident on Route 14 in Streetsboro. He was born Aug. 10, 1920 in Greene Township, the son of Otha D. and Mertie Curry Boseley. He managed the Southington Park...

BOSMA, OSCAR A.

Major Oscar A. Bosma, 52, United States Marine Corps and a native of New Holstein, died at U.S. Naval Hospital, St. Alban’s, Long Island, N.Y., Thursday afternoon [October 27, 1960] following a long illness. He was born May 29, 1908, in New Holstein, the son of...

BOUDREAU, JAMES D.

WEST SPRINGFIELD – James Donald Boudreau, 90, of Elm Street died Friday [June 11, 2010] at home surrounded by his family. He was born in East Boston on Dec. 17th, 1919 to the late Charlotte (LeBlanc) and Eugene Boudreau. He spent his youth in Nova Scotia and...

BOWEN, JAMES A., JR.

Jonesboro-James (Jim) Allen Bowen, Jr. was welcomed by his Savior Jesus Christ while surrounded by his family at his home in Jonesboro on Friday, August 5, 2011. He was born on June 16, 1924 in Jonesboro. Jim graduated from Jonesboro High School. He was a retired RFD...

BOWERS, KENNETH S.

Military rites for Marine Pvt., Kenneth S. Bowers of Nazareth R. D. 3, will be held Saturday in Nazareth by members of the Pvt. Kenneth S. Bowers Post, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and the Harold Knecht Post 415, American Legion Nazareth. Pvt. Bowers, who was killed at...

BOYLE, CHARLES M.

Services for Charles M. Boyle, 54, of 1700 Broadbridge Avenue, Stratford, a retired Marine Corps master sergeant who died Friday [January 20, 1967], will take place Monday at 8:15 a.m. in the in the Gregory F. Doyle Funeral Home, 291 Bridgeport Avenue, Devon, and at 9...

BRADLEY, RICHARD R.

Mr. Richard Reid Bradley, 88, of Villa Rica, Georgia went home to be with the Lord Saturday, February 2, 2008 at Wellstar Douglas Hospital. He was born November 28, 1919 in Peckville, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Mr. Herbert Bradley and the late Mrs. Isabelle...

BRANDT, LYLE D.

Lyle D. Brandt, passed away peacefully at age 90 1/2 years old on Sept. 14, 2012 surrounded by loving family. He was born March 23, 1922 at Gate, Wash., to C.E. (Dave) Brandt and Mae Church Brandt. Lyle enlisted in U.S. Marines in 1942, serving in various campaigns in...

BRATT, MAURICE D.

Maurice D. Bratt, beloved husband, father, grand and great-grandfather died peacefully at his home [January 5, 2012]. Mauri was a Marine Raider in the Pacific during WW II. Born in upstate NY, he met his wife, Lita, while she attended Cornell. After the war, they...

BRELAND, HANSEN

Hansen ‘Bob’ Breland died at Lakeview Regional Hospital on Saturday, January 11, 2003 at 2:41 p.m. He was 80 years old. Beloved husband of the late Irene Bourgeois Breland. Father of Robert H. Breland, Cathy Lemay Willard and the late Lynn and Wayne...

BRENNEN, GEORGE L.

George Brennen was born in Twin Falls Idaho on 7-28-1925 and he passed on 4-12-2010. During World War II at the age of 17 George enlisted in the Marine Corps. He was a member of the 4th Raider Battalion and saw action in the Solomon Islands, Emirau Island, St Mathias...

BREWINGTON, HUBERT J.

Anchorage resident Hubert J. Brewington, 66, owner of Customs Display Designs Inc., died Feb. 2 [1990] at home. A visitation was held at Evergreen Memorial Chapel, 8th and E St. A funeral was held at the Maplewood Chapel of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day...

BRIDGES, RAYMOND T.

Raymond Teague Bridges, born Jan. 18, 1925, in Kerman, Calif., died Nov. 16, 2008, at the Hospice Center in Loveland, at 83 years of age. Ray was raised in French Camp, Calif., graduated from Manteca Union High School in May 1942, and joined the U.S. Marine Corps on...

BRISSETTE, JOSEPH C.

Joseph Cecil Brissette, of Springvale, Maine, passed away at his home in the care of his loving wife, Carolyn (Sirisky) on Friday, Jan. 6, 2012, one month shy of 92 years. A true patriot and a lifelong Democrat, Joe was born Feb. 22, 1920, in Bath, Maine. Joe spent...

BRODERICK, JOHN C.

John C. “Jake” Broderick, a highly decorated World War II veteran who became a Washington-based executive with the Leo A. Daly Co., an international architectural engineering firm, died Sept. 5 [2012] at his home in Reston. He was 89. He had complications from a...

BROWN, HOWARD E.

Howard E. Brown, 88, formally of Kansas City, MO, passed away Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010 at Stockton Assisted Living Facility. Funeral services 1 p.m., Friday, Oct. 15, White Chapel Funeral Home, 6600 N. Antioch Rd., Gladstone, MO 64119. Visitation 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.,...

BROWN, HOWARD W.

Howard W. “Brownie” Brown passed peacefully in the presence of family on August 27, 2009. He was born in Arlington, MA on June 12, 1921. Howard was orphaned at age 12 when his father, Charles W. Brown died of cancer. He joined the elite Marine Corps Raider...

BROWN, LEON J.

Leon J. Brown, age 86, of Portage/Hebron, passed away Sunday, March 15, 2009. Leon was born October 24, 1922, in Marion, IN. He moved to Gary, IN. Leon enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps during WWII, where, as a Marine Raider, he fought in Guam and Okinawa. He was an...

BROWN, RICHARD L.

Services for Richard L. Brown, 76, of Lubbock will be at 11 a.m. Monday in St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church with the Rev. James P. Haney, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Park under direction of Resthaven Funeral Home. Brown died...

BROWN, SAM R.

Sam Rodger Brown, 83, an American Indian on the Seminole Tribal Roll, was born Jan. 10, 1921, in Bowlegs, Okla., and went to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 1, 2004. He was a member of the Achena Indian Presbyterian Church of Maud, Okla., and a member of Disabled...

BROWNSON, WALTER W. L.

Walter W. L. “Bill” Brownson, 89, of Howard Divide, died Saturday, March 2, 2013, at Lock Haven Hospital. Born Jan. 22, 1914, in Sterling, Ohio, he was a son of the late John and Ruth Gray Brownson. On Sept. 20, 1948, he married Helen M. Heaton, who died...

BRUNER, ANDREW F.

YAKIMA – Andrew F. Bruner, 84, of Yakima, passed away Sunday, December 11, 2005, at the Renaissance Care Center. Andy was born October 21, 1921 in Drake, ND to John and Elizabeth (Ganje) Bruner. He was raised and educated in McHenry County and grew up on the...

BRUNI, LAWRENCE

Lawrence Bruni Sr., of Bellmawr, a former United States Marine who served in WWII, passed away on September 16, 2006, at the age of 83. Mr. Bruni was a long time Eagles football fan who loved going to the games on Sunday at the “Link” He was the husband of the late...

BUCCI, JOSEPH A.

Joseph Anthony Bucci, 96, of Arrington, and formerly of Grass Valley, Calif., died Feb. 8 [2010] at the Lovingston Health Care Center. Born on July 23, 1913, in Amsterdam, N.Y., he was a son of the late Charles Bucci and Maria Cervera Bucci. Mr. Bucci served in the...

BUCHERT, LESLIE C.

Leslie C. Buchert, 91, of Iliamna, Alaska, died Tuesday, March 22, 2011. He was a former resident of Wenatchee and had been an automotive mechanic. Survivors include his wife, Louise Buchert of Iliamna; his children, Cindy Buchert of China, Lane Paule of Anchorage,...

BUCKLEY, AARON E.

Buckley, Aaron E., 84, of Orlando, child of God and son of A.J. Buckley and Nora Sue Brandon, went home to be with the Lord and his, wife, Vernice, of 61 years on Saturday [January 16, 2010]. Aaron was born in Franklin County TN, May 10, 1925. He was a U.S. Marine...

BUNN, BENNIE M.

CHARLES CITY—Lt. B. M. Bunn, 36, a First Marine Raider who in 1932 received the coveted Navy Cross for heroism, has been killed in action [July 10, 1943] somewhere in the combat area, according to word received by local relatives. He was with the Marines for 16 years....

BUNTEN, HERBERT C., JR.

BOILING SPRING LAKES–Mr. Herbert Collins Bunten, 80, of 1108 Twin Lakes Drive, died Tuesday, July 20, 2004, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center. The memorial service with military honors will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Saturday at Trinity United Methodist...

BURKE, TED O.

Ted O. Burke, 64, 956 Osprey, Melbourne, died Wednesday [September 27, 1989]. Born in Topeka, Kan., he moved to Melbourne from Wichita, Kan., in 1985. He was a retired engineer. He was a Methodist. He was a member of East Coast Cruising Association, Suntree Country...

BURKHALTER, WALTER G.

Mr. Walter Guy Burkhalter Sr., 83, farmer, passed away Thursday, April 19, 2007 at Tri-Lakes Medical Center of Batesville, MS. Visitation for Mr. Burkhalter will be Saturday, April 21, 2007 at Dickins Funeral Home 1-3 p.m. following services at 3 p.m. in Dickins...

BURNETTE, ROBERT W.

Robert “Bob” W. Burnette, also known as “Bopie,” died at his home in Camarillo on the evening of May 6, 2011. He was born July 1, 1918 in Oakland, Calif. That gave him more than 92 years to live a truly spectacular life, leaving behind a world...

BURRIS, MONROE C., JR.

Monroe C. Burris Jr., 89, of Belleville, Ill., born Thursday, Aug. 11, 1921, in East St. Louis, Ill., died Monday, Dec. 20, 2010, at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Ill. Mr. Burris Jr. was a retired machinist for Granite City Steel for 35 years. He was a member of...

BUSH, RICHARD E.

Richard E. Bush, who received the Medal of Honor for leading a charge up a mountain in the World War II battle for Okinawa and then falling on a hand grenade to protect fellow Marines, died last Monday [June 7, 2004] at his home in Waukegan, Ill. He was 79. The cause...

BUTCHER, FREDERICK A.

Frederick Allen Butcher, a 1943 graduate of Vancouver High School, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2003, in Vancouver. He was 77. Mr. Butcher was born March 3, 1925, in Miles City, Mont. After graduating from high school, he joined the Marines and was wounded in action while...

BUTLER, SHIRL P., JR.

Reverend Shirl Pollock Butler, Jr. born on June 9, 1925, in Fort Smith, Arkansas to Shirl and Mabel Butler of Spiro, Oklahoma, passed away Friday, November 26, 2010, at the Claremore Oklahoma Veteran’s Center. Shirl graduated from Shawnee High School and was awarded...

BUTTERFIELD, FRANKLIN W.

Franklin Wells Butterfield was born at Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Fairbanks on Feb. 4, 1927, and passed away on April 9, 2013. He was 86. He was a husband, a father and a soldier who faithfully served his country. At the age 14, he left home and joined the U.S. Marine...

BUTTS, LEONARD J.

October 1, 1942 Dies From Wounds Private Leonard J. Butts, 18-year-old Marine Corps hero, has died [August 9, 1942] somewhere in the Pacific war Theater of wounds received several weeks ago in action against the enemy, his parents were advised yesterday by the Navy...

BYRD, WALTER H.

Walter H. Byrd, 72, St. Augustine, died Feb. 22, 1998, at St. Augustine Health Care and Rehabilitation. He was born in Sanford, and he was a retired carpenter and a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, having served during World War II. He was of the Baptist faith....

BYROM, WOODROW W.

Woodrow Wilson Byrom, age 77, February 26, 2000 at Broadview Health Center. Preceded in death by wife Mary Lee Grayley Byrom. Survived by son, Woodrow Wilson Byrom Jr. “Butch”; daughters, Regina Gifford, Leeann (Michael) Meade, Emma (Michael) Rupe,...

CABELL, CHARLES L.

Charles Cabell, 90, died April 23, 2000. He graduated from the University of Virginia Medical School and completed a fellowship in surgery at Mayo Clinic in 1940. Dr. Cabell served as lieutenant in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1942 to 1946 where he was the battalion...

CAGAN, ISADORE

Isadore Cagan, “Izzy”, 85 [September 24, 2010], longtime resident of West Rogers Park, Chicago. Most recently of Clermont, FL. Loving father to Jeffrey (Sandra), Debra, Elyse, and Leonard; devoted grandfather to Robyn (Don), Bryan, Victoria, Ari, Meredith,...

CALDEN, FRANCIS X.

CALDEN, Francis X., of Roslindale, June 30, 2010. Beloved husband of 62 years to the late Eda Marie (Balaschi) who passed away on May 1st. Loving father of Elaine Greene of West Roxbury, Ann Marie Scala of San Francisco, CA, Gerald Calden and Robert Calden, both of...

CALDWELL, GEORGE R.

MURRELLS INLET, S.C. – George Ransom Caldwell, 75, of Clark Street, died Oct. 31, 2000, at his residence after a period of declining health. Born Sept. 20, 1925, in Catawba County, N.C., he was a son of the late Fred L. and Bertha Drum Caldwell. A Marine Raider...

CALDWELL, J. C.

J. C. Caldwell, 82, passed away at his home in West Sacramento on April 13, 2005. He was a native of Arkansas and a 52-year resident of West Sacramento. J. C. served as a Marine Raider in the South Pacific during WWII. After retirement from 33 years of driving for...

CALLAHAN, JOSEPH J.

Joseph J. Callahan Sr. of North Quincy, a retired printer and World War II veteran, died Monday [July 27, 1998] at Hancock Park, Quincy, after a long illness. He was 74. Born, raised and educated in South Boston, he was a graduate of South Boston High School. He was a...

CALLIGAN, WILLIAM D.

William D. Calligan, 84, Hibbing, and formerly of Madison, N.J., died Tuesday, July 7, 2009, at the Guardian Angels Health and Rehabilitation Center in Hibbing. Per William’s request, there will be a memorial service at a later date. Arrangements are with the...

CANFIELD, PALMER R.

CUYAHOGA FALLS — Palmer R. Canfield, 80, died July 4, 2004. Mr. Canfield was born in Applegrove, W. Va., and had resided in Cuyahoga Falls his entire life, graduating from Cuyahoga Falls High School in 1943. He retired as a Cuyahoga Falls firefighter in 1980...

CANNISTRACI, FRANK A.

Frank A. Cannistraci was born on April 20, 1922 in New York to his mother Jean Archidiagano and his father Nino Cannistraci both natives of Italy. Frank passed away on July 3, 2013 in Sylmar, California at the age of 91 years old. Funeral services for Frank are being...

CARAKER, LOUIS E., JR.

CARAKER, Louis Emmett III, departed this life November 9, 2012. He leaves behind to cherish his memory his loving wife of 67 years, Aileen Mary Caraker; daughters, Ann Marie Hancock and husband, Thomas, Betty Caraker Zacharias, Pamela Caraker O’Connor; brother,...

CAREY, WILLIAM J.

NORTH ALBANY William (Wilbur) Joseph Carey, age 81, entered into eternal life suddenly Tuesday, August 24, 2004. Born in Albany, he was a lifelong resident. He was a graduate of School 20 and Christian Brothers Academy. He served on the executive board of Local No. 12...

CARLSON, EVANS C.

WEST COLUMBIA — Services for Col. Evans Charles Carlson, USMC (Ret.), 87, of West Columbia, will be held at 10am Wednesday, April 6, 2005, in Mt. Tabor Lutheran Church, officiated by Rev. Paul Aebischer, Rev. Virginia Aebischer, and Mr. Art Wuertz. Burial with full...

CARLSON, EVANS F.

PORTLAND, Ore., May 27—Brig. Gen. Evans F. Carlson, Marine hero and leader of the famed Carlson’s Raiders of World War II, died at Emmanuel Hospital here today [May 27, 1947] from a heart attack. He was 51. Carlson was brought to the hospital here last night from his...

CARLYLE, DALE C.

Harvey Davis of Kirksville was found not guilty late yesterday by the circuit court jury which heard testimony in the case in which Davis was charged with feloniously assaulting Dale Carlyle in Kirksville on July 22, 1948. Carlyle died in a veterans’ hospital in...

CARROLL, WILLIAM F.

Graveside Services and Military Honors will be held, 2:30 pm, Tuesday, March 26, 2013 at Willamette National Cemetery [for] Bill Carroll who went home to his Savior on Tuesday, March 20, 2013 in Portland. He was 88 years of age. Bill was born on May 23, 1924 at Terre...

CARRUTHERS, DONALD A.

HAMILTON – Donald A. Carruthers, 86, of Hamilton, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011, at his home. Don was born in Pocatello, Idaho, on June 4, 1924, to the late Clyde and Mable Wilson Carruthers. He was educated in Butte and completed business college. On...

CARSON, JOHN H.

Retired Marine Corps Sgt. Maj. John H. Carson, 77, died July 7, 2001 at Onslow Memorial Hospital in Jacksonville, N.C. He retired from the Marine Corps after 30 years of service. He served in World War II, during which he was awarded the Silver Star, and in Korea and...

CASDORPH, JOHN O., JR.

Navy Chaplain Robert Stump, Jr. will conduct funeral services Sunday at 2 p.m. at the Wilson mortuary chapel for Marine S/Sgt. John O. Casdorph, Jr., whose body was returned Saturday from the Pacific. The son of Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Casdorph of Kanawha, Two-Mile, Sgt...

CASS, ALLEN A.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday afternoon, in Jamestown for Allen A. Cass, 50, of Frewsburg, former Chautauqua County attorney, who died Sunday [April 9, 1961] in W.C.A. Hospital, Jamestown, a victim of cancer. Burial was in Frewsburg.

CASTNER, SHERWOOD C.

Sherwood C. Castner, 77, of Jacksonville died Friday, September 4, 1998. Mr. Castner was the founder and owner of Sherwoods. He was a United States Marine Corps and United States Army Veteran and a member of American Legion Post #88. Survivors include his wife Vicki...

CATO, NORRIS H.

Norris H. Cato, 38, of 426 Kennebec St., died suddenly Sunday afternoon [July 19, 1964] at 5 o’clock while at his work at the Savannah River Plant. Funeral services will be held from the First Baptist Church at 4 o’clock Wednesday afternoon with the Rev. Malcolm C....

CELLANTI, AUGUSTINE A.

Augustine ‘Augie’  Cellanti, 82, of Greensburg, died Saturday, Jan. 1, 2000, in the Hempfield Manor, Hempfield Township. He was born July 19, 1917, in Greensburg, a son of the late Salvatore and Genevieve Carlini Cellanti. Prior to retirement, he had been...

CELY, BROOKS C.

Brooks Cecil Cely, 78, of 104 Muirfield Drive, died May 20, 1996, at his home. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II and retired from the Corps as a Sergeant Major after 27 years. During his tenure he served on the USS Arkansas and participated in five...

CETNAR, RICHARD P.

Richard P. “Dick” Cetnar, age 82, born in Chicago, IL, passed away July 1, 2007. He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Estelle M. Cetnar, who passed away November 2, 2006; parents: Walter and Helen Cetnar; three brothers: Robert (Lorraine),...

CHABOLLA, LOUIS R.

Louis Robert Chabolla, Marine Raider WWII, completed his tour of duty on earth April 1, 2006 and was reassigned to guard the gates of heaven upon arrival that day. Louie was born and raised in La Puente, attended Central Elementary and Puente High where upon...

CHALKLEY, DAVID W.

Mr. David William Chalkley, 83, of Damascus, died Tuesday evening, Feb. 12, 2008, in Rockville. He was the husband of Mrs. Mary S. Chalkley, with whom he celebrated his 60th anniversary Dec. 27, 2007. A native of Maryland, he was born Dec. 4, 1924, the second son of...

CHAMPLIN, KENNETH M.

AUBURN – Kenneth M. Champlin, 87, of Franklin Street Road, Auburn, entered eternal life, surrounded by immediate family in the Mercy Health and Rehabilitation Center on Tuesday, July 6, 2010. Mr. Champlin was born in Whitinsville, Mass., the son of the late...

CHAPMAN, ROBERT L.

Robert L. Chapman, 76, of Coulee Dam, died Friday, September 5, 1997, at his home. He was born October 4, 1920, in Spokane to Ernest and Florence (Wilke) Chapman. He attended school in Spokane and graduated from North Central High School in 1939. He served in the...

CHARLES, CLIFFORD E.

Clifford Eugene Charles, 67, died August 28, 1991. He was born in Williamson, W. Virginia. He lived in Jacksonville for the past 3 years and was retired from Eastern Airlines. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of W.W. II. Survivors include his wife, Rachel E....

CHEEVER, WILLIAM F.

William F. Cheever, 78, Galveston, died at 2:40 a.m. Monday, Feb. 7, 2000, at Windsor Estate, Kokomo. Born Sept. 18, 1921 in Kokomo, he was the son of Franklin and Eva (Robertson) Cheever. On Oct. 30, 1946, he married Dorothy (Downhour) Cheever He graduated from North...

CHERVENAK, GEORGE

AVON – George Chervenak, 80, formerly of West Mifflin, Pa., died Nov. 29, 2005. He was born March 12, 1925, in Creighton, Pa., to the late George and Mary Martin Chervenak. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps where he belonged to the Marine Raiders. He retired as...

CHETWIN, JAMES N.

James N. Chetwin Sr., 79, of 816 Willis Ave., Syracuse, died Thursday [November 7, 2002]. He was born in Syracuse and graduated from Syracuse University. He was an engineer for many years and retired in 1986 from Pass & Seymour Inc. in Solvay after 13 years. He...

CHICK, ROY C.

Funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock for Roy Clayton Chick, Marine corporal, who was killed on Okinawa on April 17, 1945. He was born March 9, 1924 in Coryell County, and the family moved to Woodson in 1925. He attended schools there, was an...

CHITTENDEN, BEN R., JR.

Private cremation rites for Ben Robert Chittenden Jr., 47, who was a mortgage investment broker for Bankers’ Finance & Holding Co. in Phoenix, will be in Greenwood Memorial Park. Mr. Chittenden died Thursday [June 17, 1971] in Doctors Hospital. He was born in...

CHRISCO, S. C.

S.C.”Jack” Chrisco S.C.”Jack” Chrisco,85, of San Angelo, left this world on February 21, 2011, after a brave battle with Alzheimer’s. He was preceded in death by his parents S.C. Chrisco, Sr., and Bertha Lillian (Boswell), his...

CHRISTENSEN, CLARENCE H.

Clarence Henry “Chris” Christensen, M.D. died on Saturday, August 25, 2007 in Washburn, Wisconsin. Dr. Christensen was born on August 26, 1912 in Salix, Iowa. His father Andrew was a Danish immigrant blacksmith. His mother Marie, who taught him to play the...

CHRISTOFF, GEORGE S., JR.

George S. Christoff Jr. of Mountainside, N.J., passed away peacefully on Sept. 19, 2012, at Overlook Medical Center in Summit, N.J. Mr. Christoff was born in Elizabeth, N.J. and raised in Linden, N.J., before moving to Mountainside 58 years ago. George served in the...

CHUDA, JACK R.

Word has been received that Pfc. Jack R. Chuda of the Marine Corps has been killed in action [July 26, 1944] somewhere in the Pacific. Private Chuda had been in the Marine Corps since May, 1942. At San Diego he was the outstanding member of his training platoon....

CHUPP, JAMES R.

James R. Chupp, Jr., age 82, passed away August 22, 2008, after a prolonged illness. Born September 7, 1925, in Atlanta, Georgia. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 1942. A veteran of extensive campaigns in the South Pacific during WWII, GySgt Chupp...

CHVASTEK, FRANK F.

Frank F. Chaste [Chvastek], 84 passed away on Monday, Nov. 22, 2004. A Cleveland native, Mr. Chaste moved to the Akron area in 1999. In 1975 he retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 30 years. He was proud of receiving three special commedations for his service...

CLARK, HARRY L., JR.

Harry L. Clark Jr., 88, of Midland, went to be with the Lord on March 8, 2013, surrounded by family and friends. He was born on July 31, 1924, in New Orleans, La., to the late Lillian (Vaselak) Clark and Harry L. Clark, joining a large family of Bohemian and English...

CLARK, JOHNNY B.

POTTSBORO – John B. Clark, 86, died at his home on July 5, 2007. Funeral service was at 1 p.m. on July 9 in the chapel at Johnson-Moore Funeral Home in Denison with Chaplain Ken Paulsen officiating. Burial followed with an Honor Guard from the Marine Corps...

CLARK, WILLIAM H.

William “Bill” Herbert Clark, a longtime resident of Carolwood Lakeview in Northport and recent resident of Cumming, Ga., passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010. Bill was born on April 22, 1925, in Kenneth, Kan. to Ada Odessa Weiss Clark and Joel Clark. As...

CLARKE, EDWIN C.

Military services and burial for Edwin C. Clarke, 83, of 655 Old Seneca Turnpike, Skaneateles, who died Tuesday [June 15, 1982] at Veterans Administration Hospital, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday in Arlington National Cemetery. There will be no calling hours. Mr....

CLEVELAND, JOHN A.

John A. Cleveland, 87, Independence, MO, passed away Tuesday, April 13, 2004, at the Medical Center of Independence. Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, April 16 at the South Crysler Restoration Branch, 16101 E. Salisbury Rd., Independence, MO, with a visitation from 1...

CLOE, HOWARD J.

Howard Cloe, 84, died March 13, 2009, at Mercy Medical Center. Visitation will be held Monday, March 16, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Iles Funeral Homes Westover Chapel. As per his wishes, cremation will follow the visitation. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m.,...

CLOUTIER, EUGENE J., JR.

Eugene J. Cloutier Jr., 59, of 105 Grand View Ave. died Friday [July 3, 1981] in City Hospital. He was a self-employed contractor. He did building and remodeling with the Cloutier Remodeling Co. for 28 years, retiring a year and a half ago. He was born here, the son...

CLUBB, ROBERT W.

Dr. Robert W. Clubb of Bedford, an otolaryngologist, died Saturday [October 17, 1998] at Bedford Veterans Administration Hospital after a long illness. He was 74. Born and raised in Aberdeen, Wash., he was a resident of West Newton and Waltham for many years, and had...

CLUTTER, JOE P.

Joe Paul Clutter, longtime resident of Clarksville, went peacefully to be with his Lord and Savior on Sunday, August 13, 2006. He was born December 16, 1918, in Hail, to Edna and Grant Clutter. A childhood full of hardships taught Joe the importance of working hard...

COCKRELL, CLYDE J.

Clyde J. Cockrell, age 82, April 24, 2003. Beloved husband of Helen of 55 yrs. Loving father of Susan (Donald) Rogers, David, James (Nancy) and Nancy. Dear grandfather of Jennifer, Erin, Kevin, Mike, and Brian. Visitation Sunday 3-9 p.m. Funeral Monday 11 a.m. Charles...

COFFINDAFFER, CHARLES C.

A service will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 5, 2001, in Willamette National Cemetery for Charles Curtis Coffindaffer, who died July 2 at age 82. Mr. Coffindaffer was born Dec. 8, 1918, in Brooks. During World War II, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps in Asia and the...

COLBY, LAWRENCE R.

Colby, Lawrence R. – Born October 30, 1920 to Rohlin and Neva Colby in Keego Harbor, MI. He graduated from Keego Harbor School. He proudly joined the Marines to fight in World War II. His father was a veteran of World War I. Larry was in the Second Raiders Battalion,...

COLE, BERNARD

Bernard Cole, 40, Mentone, died Tuesday [March 10, 1964] at 8:15 a.m. in Parkview Hospital at Fort Wayne after an illness of three weeks. Death was due to cancer. Born March 14, 1923, at Wabash, he had moved to Mentone three years ago from Tipton, where he resided...

COLEMAN, KARL B.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Karl Burton Coleman, 85, of Charlottesville, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2006 at Martha Jefferson Hospital in Charlottesville following a brief illness. He was born on Feb. 24, 1921 in Williamson. Mr. Coleman was a graduate of Belfry High...

COLEMAN, ROBERT T.

Robert Thomas Coleman, 81, a resident of Summerdale for 55 years, died Wednesday, [July 2, 2003] in Holy Spirit Hospital, East Pennsboro Twp. He was born September 28, 1921 in Harrisburg, a son of the late David and Mae Hoffman Coleman. He retired from the federal...

COLIP, RALPH F.

COLIP, Ralph F., 54, of 910 W. Miracle Mile, passed away April 15, 1970. Survived by mother, Mrs. Lela H. Shambleau; son, Michael, of South Bend, Ind. Services and interment will be in South Bend, Ind. Friends may call at the Arizona Mortuary, University Blvd. at...

COLLINS, JEREMIAH D., JR.

Collins, Jeremiah D. Jr. 87, of St. Petersburg, passed Wednesday, June 20, 2012. He was a Marine Corps Raider serving during WWII and then the Korean War. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Carmela; children, Barbara, Carol, Jeremiah III, Colleen, Anthony,...