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Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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.

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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]....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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.

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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.

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...