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Obituaries > 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)...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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.

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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.,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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.,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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’...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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)...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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)...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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.

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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.

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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;...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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.

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > BRADY, KLEIN E.

Klein Brady, 95, of Amarillo, passed away on Monday, September 25, 2017. Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, September 28, 2017 at the Continental Parlor at 1300 S. Jackson, with Park Central Pastors Alan Williamson, Darrell Burton, and Kevin Clowe as...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...