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Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CABELL, HEWITT L., III

Hewitt Lee “Bud” Cabell, 75, of Enterprise, formerly of Charleston, W.Va., died Saturday, Feb. 6, 1999, in Enterprise after a long illness. He was a retired building contractor and an antique dealer. He was born in Charleston and moved to central Florida...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > CAIN, GERALD D.

Gerald D. Cain [September 10, 2005] was born in Cheyenne, Wyo. He attended schools there and later began working as a cowboy. He worked in the ranches in that area, then enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. Following his military service, he returned...

Obituaries > CAIN, HENRY B., JR.

U.S. Marine Captain Henry Booth Cain, Jr., 33, formerly of Nashville, died Saturday morning [March 21, 1942] while training his men at Quantico, Va. Word of his death was received by his mother, Mrs. H. B. Cain, at her home in Nashville. Captain Cain had been in...

Obituaries > CALAS, JACK H.

Jack H. Calas of Lombard [January 16, 1982], loving husband of Shirley; fond father of Paul; son of Marguerite Rice; brother of Donna Abel. Visitation Monday, 3 to 9 p.m. at Leonard Memorial Home, Ltd., 565 Duane St., Glen Ellyn. Funeral Mass Tuesday, 10 a.m. at St....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CALDERA, ROBERTO

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 22, 1944]: Pfc. Roberto Caldera, U.S.M.C., 2903 E. First...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CALHOUN, ROBERT L.

Robert Lee Calhoun Sr., 51, a longtime resident of Santa Cruz before moving to Arnold three years ago, died at his Arnold home on Monday [August 16, 1976]. A native of Santa Cruz, Calhoun was employed here for 10 years as a chef for the Windjammer Restaurant in Aptos....

Obituaries > CALIGIURI, FRANK D.

Frank D. Caligiuri, 79, of Des Moines died Friday [March 14, 2003] at Mercy Medical Center. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Monday, March 17 at 10 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church. Interment with military honors will follow at Glendale Cemetery. Born to...

Obituaries > CALLAHAN, EDWARD E.

Edward E. Callahan, age 82, November 16, 2005. Beloved husband of the late Katherine. Loving father of Kelley (Frank) Chikos, Peggy (Daniel) Robichaud and the late Nancy (Nelson) Lowe. Proud grandfather of Timothy, Robert, Patrick, Scott, Julie, Kenneth, Deborah,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CALLIHAN, LEWIS J.

Lewis (Jim) Callihan, beloved husband of 29 years of marriage to Connie Callihan, passed away on October 9, 2014. Jim was born on December 27, 1924 in McCaysville, Georgia to Grady Callihan and Carrie (Underwood) Callihan. He served 21 years in the United States...

Obituaries > CALVO, RUSSELL D.

WHARTON –Memorial services for Russell David Calvo Sr., 71, of Wharton, native of Orange, were held Nov. 18 at the Wharton Funeral Chapel with the Rev. William E. Jenkins and the Rev. Ken Goddell officiating. He died Nov. 15 [1996] in Houston. He was an accountant who...

Obituaries > CAMLIN, ALFRED V.

His young son, Butch, asked, “How’d you get to be such a fighter, Pop?” Alfred [May 4, 2014] explained that growing up during the Depression, his family moved a lot. Being the “new kids,” he and his older brother found themselves back-to-back, fighting themselves out...

Obituaries > CAMPBELL, CLYDE A.

Names of heroes reported by the War Department as prisoners of war, missing and killed in the service of their country from Aug. 17 to Aug. 23 are included upon this honor roll, with the names of next of kin. Marine Raider Clyde Campbell, son of J. A. Campbell,...

Obituaries > CAMPBELL, DARYL D.

Pfc. [Daryl] Dean Campbell, 22-year-old, twice-wounded Marine, was killed in action June 20 [1945] on Okinawa, his mother learned yesterday. Son of Mrs. Elizabeth Campbell, 3 Burlington Ave., the young Marine had received shrapnel wounds last July 21 on Guam and again...

Obituaries > CAMPBELL, DOYLE M.

Doyle M. Campbell, 57, Royal Center, died at 3 a.m. Monday [April 15, 1974] at the Memorial Hospital. Born in Fulton County, Nov. 17, 1916, he was the son of John F. and Edith Pate Campbell. A retired conductor of the Penn Central Railroad, he was a member of the...

Obituaries > CAMPBELL, GLENORCHY J.

RIDGEWOOD – Glenorchy J. Campbell, 101, died on July 4 [2014]. A longtime resident of the Ridgewood, “Glen” was born in New York City on May 1, 1913, to Glenorchy and Mary Ann (O’Neill) Campbell, immigrants from Edinburgh, Scotland and County...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CANONGE, KENNETH L.

Kenneth L. Canonge, Sr., age 93, formerly of Green Tree, died in Summerville, SC on Thursday, December 17, 2015. He was born January 3, 1922, son of Maude Palin Canonge and Marshall Canonge. He was preceded in death by sisters, Thelma, Hazel, Melvina; and brother,...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > CARDILLO, ANTONIO P.

CHATHAM — Anthony P. Cardillo, 87, died on April 7, 2009, at Liberty Commons Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Center. A resident of Cape Cod for the past 25 years, Mr. Cardillo was born on Dec. 3, 1921, in Pelham, N.Y. He was one of six children; his brothers,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CARLSON, WILLIAM H.

Lt. William H. Carlson of Cohoes, Methodist preacher who turned down a chaplaincy to become what war correspondents called one of the “fightingest men” in the Marine Corps, was killed June 5 [1945] on Okinawa. Carlson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Iver Carlson of 5 Bridge...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CARMODY, THOMAS J., JR.

Thomas Joseph Carmody, Jr., 75 years, born November 18, 1921 and died May 28, 1997 at Zale Lipshy University Hospital. He was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, and his family moved to Dallas a couple of months after his birth. He is preceded in death by his parents,...

Obituaries > CARNEY, EWART G., JR.

BONHAM – Memorial services for Ewart “Kit” (Doc) Gladstone Carney, Jr., age 90 of Bonham, TX have been scheduled for 2 p.m. on Sunday, August 23, 2015 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home, Bonham, TX. Ewart Gladstone Carney, Jr. passed away on Sunday,...

Obituaries > CARR, GEORGE H.

These reports are based on prior notification to next of kin. In case of divergence between this list and the last War or Navy Department information sent to the next of kin, notification to the next of kin always is final authority. South Dakota Navy Dead [May 21,...

Obituaries > CARRILLO, STEPHEN T.

Requiem mass was said Thursday morning at San Xavier Mission for two brothers, Pfc. Stephen and Pfc. Raymond Carrillo, who were killed in action on Okinawa within three days of each other. Burial took place in San Xavier Cemetery. Stephen Carrillo, a Marine, died June...

Obituaries > CARROLL, DANIEL J.

Marine T-Sgt. Daniel Carroll, 30, of Newark, World War II hero who was awarded the Silver Star for gallantry on New Georgia, was killed Dec. 7 [1950] in Korean action, according to word received Wednesday by his wife, Mrs. Lois Carroll. He was sent to the Korean...

Obituaries > CARROLL, PAUL M.

Paul Milburn Carroll died of natural causes April 2, 2015 at Frederick Memorial Hospital with loving family present. He was born August 6, 1923 in Chicago, Illinois to Joseph and Dorothy Deeks Carroll. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, George...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CARSON, FLOYD L.

Floyd L. Carson, age 81, of Lakewood, formerly of Austintown and North Jackson, passed away Wednesday evening [October 13, 2004] at St. John’s Hospital in Westlake. Floyd was born April 1, 1923 in Georgetown, Ohio, a son of Howard and Florence (Donahoo) Carson. Floyd...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CARTER, JOHN E.

MILTON, NH – John E. Carter, Sr., age 83, a resident of Milton, NH for the past 16 years, died Friday, December 28, 2007 at his home. He was the husband of Blanche E. (Hardy) Carter, with whom he celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 14, 2007. Born in...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CASEBEER, CLYDE B.

On December 13, 1978, Clyde B. (Casey) [Casebeer], Sgt. Major (Ret.) USMC, beloved husband of Rosalie P. Casebeer (nee Joyner), father of Loren B. Casebeer of Estes Park, Colo., brother of Ruth Brisendine of San Antonio, Texas and William H. Casebeer of Whittier,...

Obituaries > CASH, ROBERT D.

WASHINGTON, Aug. 12—(AP)—Two Indiana men were listed as missing and a third as dead today by the Navy. The dead man was Robert D. Cash [July 20, 1943], a Marine, whose mother, Mrs. Ethel M. Cash, lives at Gary.

Obituaries > CASHMORE, GEORGE H.

Hastings – Military services for Marine Pfc. George H. Cashmore, 19, of Dowling were held Friday at the Union Cemetery in Maple Grove Township, following services at the Hebble Funeral Home. Military rites were conducted by the Gen. Smedley D. Butler detachment of the...

Obituaries > 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.

Obituaries > CASS, COLIN C.

Colin Creath Cass, 74, of Sun City, a police officer, died Dec. 30, 1997. He was born in San Fernando, Calif., and was a Marine Corps veteran. Survivors include his wife, Gladys M.; daughter, JoAnn Kath; son, Theodore Joseph Meserve; five grandchildren; and five...

Obituaries > CASSIDY, VINCENT H. D., JR.

Dr. Vincent H. Cassidy, retired Medieval History professor at Akron University, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 30 [1989], at Akron General Hospital. He was born in Derry, N.H. Sept. 10, 1923. Dr. Cassidy served in the Marines during World War II as an original member of...

Obituaries > CASTEGE, GEORGE P.

George Pierre Castege [May 12, 2012], resident of San Jose. A veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps serving during WW II. A proud member of the Sailor’s Union of the Pacific for 50 years, and also a member of San Jose Elks Lodge #522 for 18 years. A memorial service...

Obituaries > CASTLE, VERNON L.

WASHINGTON, Sept. 9—(AP)—The Navy’s 11th casualty list yesterday included six Oklahomans as dead or missing from Aug. 13 through Aug 20. The dead and next of kin are: Vernon L. Castle [August 17, 1942], field music, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve, mother, Mrs. Lois E....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CASTRACANE, PAUL J.

COHOES – Paul J. Castracane Sr., 52, of 38 Conliss Ave., Cohoes, Marine Corps veteran of World War II, retired employee of Cohoes Housing Authority and former policeman here, died today [June 23, 1975] at Cohoes Memorial Hospital, after a long illness. A native of...

Obituaries > CATALANO, PHILIP M.

Pfc. Philip M. Catalano, U.S.M.C., January 14, 1944, Guadalcanal in the Pacific Islands, dear son of Mariano and Fannie Catalano, dear brother of Mrs. Harold Hornemann, Mrs. Leonard Kohnen, Mrs. Art Licato and John Catalano, dear brother-in-law, nephew, uncle and...

Obituaries > CATLIN, LELAND E.

Death by drowning came to a 43-year-old man at about 7:25 p.m. Monday [September 10, 1962] when he fell overboard into Cayuga Lake from his 12-foot runabout about 14 miles north of his home at 1020 East Shore Drive. Leland Catlin, according to Tompkins County...

Obituaries > CATO, HANSEL J.

Hansel J. Cato, 77, West Donegan Avenue, Kissimmee, died Monday, June 9 [1997] of a heart attack. Mr. Cato was a schoolteacher. Born in Nashville, Ga., he moved to Central Florida in 1920. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars. Mr. Cato was a World War II Marine...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > CAUTHEN, ROBERT E.

SPARTANBURG – Robert Earl Cauthen, 60, husband of Mildred Mae Taylor Cauthen, of 103 Celestial St., died Friday [June 1, 1979]. Born in Titusville County, Ala., he was a son of the late Wade Hampton and Lillian Estelle Cain Cauthen. He was a disabled veteran of World...

Obituaries > CAVNAR, JOHN L.

John L. Cavnar. 71. of Bemardsville, a magazine writer and editor, former Newark News editor and United States trade official to the Soviet Union, died Monday, Aug. 1, 1994 at his Lloyd Road home following a brief illness. Born in Kansas City, Mo., Mr. Cavnar was...

Obituaries > CECKA, METHODIUS C.

M. Cyril (Todi) Cecka, age 55, of 4321 Xerxes Ave. S. on Thursday [March 6, 1969] at Thief River Falls, Minn. Survived by wife, Ludmilla; 1 son, Thomas of Minneapolis; 1 daughter, Mary Elizabeth Cecka of Minneapolis, 2 brothers, Edward of Hamburg, N.Y. & James of...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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),...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CHAFFEE, ALLEN J.

The World War II casualty toll in Lansing was increased again Saturday with receipt of word that Pfc. Allen J. Chaffee, 19, son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Chaffee, 5110 Justice Street, has been killed in action [July 21, 1944] in the Pacific area. A telegram from the...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CHAMPOUX, NEIL G.

Sgt. Neil Champoux, 22, U.S. Marine Corps, son of George Champoux of Northampton and nephew of Lieut. And Mrs. Frank L. Champoux, 8 Dalton Avenue, has been killed in action [September 15, 1942] in the Solomon Islands, War Department officials have disclosed. Prayers...

Obituaries > CHANTLER, CHARLES E.

Charles E. Chantler, 58, of 5 Dulles Dr. West, Camp Hill, Pa., died Saturday [October 21, 1972] at his home. He was a retired employee of the Mechanicsburg Naval Supply Depot. Husband of Mary H. Workman Chantler; brother of Sr. Mary Callista, Preservation Order,...

Obituaries > CHAPEL, CLARENCE A.

Clarence A. (Pat) Chapel, age 93, passed away on Thursday September 3, 2015. He had been doing what he enjoyed: playing cards with his buddies and giving them a bad time. Pat was a master of teasing and a “jack of all trades.” He and Belle (his wife of 68...

Obituaries > CHAPMAN, DONALD L.

Area relatives have received word of the death of Donald Lee Chapman of Pittsburg, Calif., a native of East Alton, and a graduate of Bethalto High School. He was 41. Mr. Chapman, a son of the late Howard Chapman and Mrs. Margaret Chapman Fairless, was born Oct. 21,...

Obituaries > CHAPMAN, DUFF G.

JACKSON – Funeral services for local radio personality Duff G. Chapman, 64, who died Monday [April 21, 1986] at his Jackson home, will be held at 3 p.m. today in Daneri Chapel. A native of Stockton, Mr. Chapman graduated from Stockton schools. Upon graduation from...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CHAPUT, DOUGLAS P.

Douglas P. Chaput, 71, of Battle Creek, died Friday, May 1, 1992, at home. He had been ill for a year and a half. Mr. Chaput was born April 14, 1921, in Houghton County to Patrick J. and Helen A. (Smith) Chaput. He moved to Battle Creek in 1949 from Painesdale. He...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > CHATELAIN, CLARENCE C.

Clarence Charles Chatelain (Chat) of Hot Springs passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 14th, 2016. Chat was born in Alexandria, Louisiana on February 20, 1924 to Emeric and Annie Chatelain. Chat had two brothers, and three sisters. He was married 66 years to his...

Obituaries > CHATFIELD, JOHN J.

FOUNTAIN – A shadow of sadness cast a gloom over the community when a message came Thursday to Mr. and Mrs. Orlo Chatfield of the death [July 4, 1943] of their son, Pfc. John J. Chatfield. Pfc. Chatfield enlisted in the Marines in January, 1941, in Grand Rapids....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CHILDERS, ELLIS

Ellis Childers, 91, of Spotsylvania County died Saturday, July 16, 2011, at his residence. He is survived by his children, Janell Christman of Fredericksburg, Mark Childers of Seattle and Terri Kopke of Virginia Beach. Found and Sons Funeral Chapel of Fredericksburg...

Obituaries > CHISHOLM, LAWRENCE M.

CANAAN, Me., Aug. 3 (AP)—Two persons were killed and one critically injured early today [August 3, 1946] when their automobile crashed into a cement bridge over a small stream on the main street here. The dead were Mrs. Louise Flynn, 19, of Pittsfield, and Lawrence M....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CHRISTEIN, JOHN E.

John E. Christein of 927 E. 4th St., Bethlehem, died Tuesday [January 25, 1994] in his home on his 76th birthday. He was the husband of the late Rose (Domenic) Christein. He was a bricklayer and the business agent of the Bricklayers, Masons and Plasterers Union Local...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CICCONE, ORLANDO A.

Staff Sgt. Orlando A. Ciccone, beloved son of Mrs. Susan and Mr. Joseph Ciccone; devoted husband of Irene; brother of James, Carlo, Arthur, Frank, John, Anthony and Carmine. Killed in action in Korea, July 25, 1953. Reposing at Louis Ceraso Funeral Home, 158 S. Oxford...

Obituaries > CLARK, CARL W.

Carl W. Clark, 87, of Tucson, Ariz., passed away on Jan. 1, 2012, of a heart attack. Carl was a 30-year resident of Sierra Vista who retired from CSLA in 1989. A full obituary and memorial details will be posted at a later date. A military funeral will be held in...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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....

Obituaries > CLARKE, JACK

The second Wyoming Valley member of the United States Marine Corps to be officially listed as killed in action in the Pacific area was verified in a telegram received yesterday relating that Pvt. John [Jack] Clarke, 22, 171 Main Street, Kingston died [August 10, 1942]...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > CLICK, LAWRENCE E.

Lawrence E. Click, age 82, of Kettering, passed away Sat., Sept. 4, 2004 at Bethany Lutheran Village. He was preceded in death by his parents Louis & Jessie Click of Coalton, OH. Lawrence is survived by his wife Mary, to whom he was married 54 years; two sisters,...

Obituaries > CLIFFORD, FRED W.

Fred William “Churn” Clifford, 96, husband of Leatha Delcena “Pert” Hollingsworth Clifford, died Friday, March 30, 2012, at Richard Campbell VA Nursing Home. Born in Anderson County, he was a son of the late William Joseph and Jessie Mabel...

Obituaries > CLINE, ALVIN E.

Alvin E. Cline, 67, 3903 Cherry Grove Rd., Jamestown, died at 6:20 p.m. Thursday [May 7, 1987] at Kettering Memorial Hospital. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps in World War II and was retired from farming and KSH Plastics of Xenia. The son of Jacob F. and Blanche...

Obituaries > 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.,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > COCITA, LOUIS A.

Louis Anthony Cocita, 77, died Feb. 15, 2001, at his residence. A native of Cleveland, he was born Aug. 22, 1923, to Peter and Dominica (Mancusso) Cocita and had lived in Reno for the past 12 years, coming from San Diego. Cocita was a mail carrier. He served for four...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > COCO, LAMAR U.

Lamar U. Coco, 47, died at 12:05 a.m., Thursday [March 4, 1971], in an Alexandria hospital. He was a native of Moreauville and a resident of Baton Rouge. He is survived by his wife, the former Natalie Fitzgerald; a daughter, Catherine Coco, and a son, Jeffery Lamar...

Obituaries > COFFEY, DONALD J.

A fitting and lasting tribute was paid recently to Pfc. Donald Coffey, son of Mr. and Mrs. James K. Coffey, 730 Westmoreland Avenue, one of Lansing’s first Marines to die in action against the Japs, by Jim White, of Detroit, discharged veteran and employee of Michigan...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > COFFMAN, AFTON R., JR.

AUSTIN — Afton “Pat” Coffman, 75, of 2018 First Ave. S.E., Austin, died March 24, 1995 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 27, 1995 at the First United Methodist Church in Austin with the Rev....

Obituaries > COGNITO, NICHOLAS

The body of an elderly Tarentum man who may have been dead for weeks was found on Thursday [December 26, 2013] inside his apartment in a public housing high-rise. Nicholas Cognito, [89], was found inside his locked, third-floor apartment in Rachel Carson Hall, Second...

Obituaries > COKER, JAMES R.

ANDERSON, June 25 – James R. Coker, 28, of Ypsilanti, Mich., died early this morning [June 25, 1953] from injuries he received in an automobile wreck in Ypsilanti earlier in the day. He was born and reared in Anderson County and had been in Ypsilanti for four weeks....

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > COLE, CLIFFORD W.

Clifford Wallace Cole, a longtime resident of Claremont and Pomona, died on February 2, 2013 in Kaneohe, Hawaii. He was 88. Mr. Cole was born in Broken Bow, Nebraska on February 6, 1924 to Everett Ward Cole and Helen Henrietta McClellen Cole. After a crop failure, his...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > 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...

Obituaries > COLLETTI, JOHN T., JR.

John Thomas Colletti, retired Army Captain, died February 25, 2014 at his daughter’s home in Calabash, NC. He was 90. Born in Brooklyn, New York in 1923, Capt. Colletti served 8 years in the United States Marine Corps, first with the 4th Raider Batallion, then...

Obituaries > 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,...

Obituaries > COLLINS, ROY B.

Roy B. Collins, age 33, May 22 [1958], of 11750 Nottingham. Husband of Lorraine; father of Greg and Karen; son of Mr. and Mrs. Roy H. Collins; brother of Kenneth. Funeral from the Verheyden Funeral Home, 16300 Mack at Outer Drive. Monday at 11.

Obituaries > COLWELL, DEWEY C.

Dewey C. “Bill” Colwell, 89, passed away peacefully in his sleep on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013. Graveside service: 11:30 a.m. Monday in Greenwood Memorial Park. Visitation: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Greenwood Funeral Home. Bill proudly served his country during...

Obituaries > COMBS, JOHN G.

A former recruiting officer for the U.S. Marine Corps in Oil City, Platoon Sergeant John G. Combs, 26, was killed in action in the South Pacific area on July 10 [1943], according to word received yesterday in Oil City. He was the husband of Mrs. Jane Rekiel Combs of...

Obituaries > CONANT, JUDSON B.

The members of the class sympathize deeply with Sam Conant in the loss of his son, Judson Bemis Conant, who was killed in action on Okinawa on April 15 [1945]. He had entered the service when he completed Taft in June, 1943, and trained as a Marine Raider. He had...

Obituaries > CONARD, RICHARD W.

Sgt. Maj. Richard W. Conard, U.S.M.C. (Ret.), 90, of Evergreen St., Cranston, passed away on Saturday, February 14, 2015 at Philip Hulitar Hospice Inpatient Center in Providence. He was the beloved husband of the late Barbara M. (Snarski) Conard. Born in Brooklyn, NY,...

Obituaries > CONCANNON, MICHAEL J.

Michael J. Concannon, suddenly, on May 20, 1958. Beloved brother of Julia Fertig, Jean Gecewicz, Rosanna Grenci, Terrence J. and Mark Concannon. Reposing at the Simonson Chapel, 119-04 Hillside Ave., Richmond Hill, L. I. Solemn Requiem Mass, Friday, May 23, 9 a.m.,...

Obituaries > CONKLIN, LEROY J.

Services for LeRoy Jay Conklin, 84, Rochester, formerly of Logansport, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in Gundrum Funeral Home. He died at 12:15 a.m. Monday, March 3, 2008, in Logansport Memorial Hospital. Born Sept. 30, 1923, in Logansport, he was the son of...

Obituaries > CONKLIN, PAUL J.

Paul James Conklin, of Chesaning, surrounded by family, died peacefully late Wednesday evening, October 25, 2000, following a lengthy illness. He was born on May 5, 1915, to Roy and Emma (Zendler) Conklin in Hazelton Township. He grew up in the New Lothrop area. After...

Obituaries > CONNOLLY, JOHN W.

John William Connolly, Nov. 22, 2008, former resident of San Ramon, resident of Rossmoor. Loving husband of Bertha; cherished brother of Margaret Collins, Dolores Dillon, William Connolly, Gerard Connolly; devoted father of Patricia Atallah (Mike), Michael (Mary),...

Obituaries > CONNOLLY, JOSEPH E.

Washington, Nov. 27 (U.P.)—The Navy Department announced today casualty list No. 17, covering the period from Nov. 1 to Nov. 15, inclusive. Eight men from Brooklyn, Queens, Nassau and Suffolk were listed as dead. Eight were listed as wounded and two as missing from...

Obituaries > CONNORS, JACK

Sgt. Jack Connors, Marine Corps, was killed on Iwo Jima February 19 [1945], according to word received by his sister-in-law, Mrs. Verona Connors, N6123 Howard. He was a graduate of North Central High School and went into the Marines in 1939. He is survived by his...

Obituaries > CONNORS, PAUL P.

Paul Phillip Connors Sr., age 87, died peacefully on Friday, September 8, 2006. He lived in Havertown, PA with his loving wife of 53 years, Ada Francis DeVio Connors. Mr. Connors was a decorated WWII Veteran who served 10 years in the U.S. Marines and retired with the...

Obituaries > CONNORS, WILLIAM C.

William C. Connors, 76, of Freehold died Nov. 23 [2001] at Riverview Medical Center, Red Bank. Born in Hudson, N.Y., he lived in Middletown for 32 years before moving to Freehold two years ago. He was a national sales manager for the National Distillers & Chemical...

Obituaries > CONSIDINE, RAYMOND J.

CORTLAND – Raymond J. Considine, 53, of 7 Crestwood Court, died unexpectedly Thursday [October 19, 1972] at Memorial Hospital. Services will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday at Wright-Beard Funeral Home and at 9 a.m. in St. Mary’s Church. Burial will be in St. Mary’s...

Obituaries > CONTRAROS, GEORGE J.

TUCSON, Ariz. — George J. Contraros, 91, formerly of Chester, N.H., died Dec. 7, 2008. He was born in Lowell, Mass., on Aug. 6, 1917, to James and Stella Contraros. He proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps as master sergeant and participated in the battle at...

Obituaries > COOK, DALLAS H.

Pineville, W. Va., Oct. 24 – Sergeant Dallas Cook, former Wyoming County youth and brother of Mrs. Chess Stewart of Oceana reported as missing in action last August [18, 1942] while in the service of the U.S. Marines has recently been recommended for the highest...

Obituaries > COOK, RHEL D.

FRANKFORD — Rhel D. Cook, 92, of Frankford passed away Thursday October 18, 2012, at the Greenbrier Valley Medical Center after a long illness. Born August 19, 1920 at Raleigh County, WV, he was the son of the late Edward Cook and Belvie Louise Petry Yates. In...

Obituaries > COOK, ROBERT J.

Robert J. “Pete” Cook of Loveland, OH. Beloved husband of the late Elsie (nee Helton) Cook; loving father of Robert L. and Larry E. Cook; proud grandfather of Jaxon Cook, Justin Cook, and Kimberly Hacker; caring great-grandfather of Tristen, Ava, and Tobias Cook, and...

Obituaries > COOLEY, MORRIS B.

Morris (Brad) Cooley, suddenly, Dec. 20 [1973], age 50. Beloved husband of Ruth; dear father of Mrs. Gene Priest (Kathleen), Sgt. Lynda L. Cooley, USMC, Mrs. Thomas Vickers (Debra), Mrs. Lonnie Brashear (Patricia) and Michael B.; son to Mrs. Georgia Cooley; brother of...

Obituaries > COOLEY, ROBERT L.

Robert L. Cooley, 82, of Portage, passed away Wednesday, December 10, 2008 at the VNA Hospice Center. He was born October 11, 1926 in Republic, Alabama the son of Jesse and Louanne (Barron) Cooley. He served with the U.S. Marines during WW II then completed his 20...

Obituaries > COOMBS, ERLAND E.

Erland Edward Coombs passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at the Maine Veterans Home in Scarborough. He was born in Franklin, Maine on March 14, 1922, a son of Forest and Celia (Fernald) Coombs. He attended local schools and upon graduation worked in...

Obituaries > COOPER, CHESTER C.

Chester C. Cooper, who passed away on May 25, 2013, was born in 1924 in Hollywood, California. His mother passed when he was young and he grew up with his father and sister, Jane. He graduated from Hollywood High in 1943 and immediately joined the United States Marine...

Obituaries > COOPER, EDWARD W.

Edward William Cooper, 61, of Sparks, died Tuesday [September 11, 1984] in a Reno hospital. A native of Floresville, Texas, he was born April 5, 1923, and had lived in the area for 12 years, coming from Costa Mesa, Calif. Cooper had worked as an electrician in...

Obituaries > COOPER, WILLIAM H.

Funeral services for William “Bill” Howard Cooper will be held on Saturday, August 21, at 11:30 a.m. at Fountain Memorial Funeral Home in Lafayette. Mr. Cooper, 88, passed away Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at the Rayne Guest Home. Interment will follow in...

Obituaries > COOPER, WOODROW

Funeral services for Woodrow Cooper, 49, Stanaford, will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Missionary Baptist Church of Stanaford with the Rev. Carl Gray and the Rev. C. W. Jones in charge. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park. He apparently was the victim of a...

Obituaries > COPE, ROBERT

Robert Cope, 61, 5312 Hollansburg-Arcanum Road, Arcanum, died Monday morning [May 5, 1986] at his residence. Mr. Cope was born Oct. 17, 1924 in Hamilton. He was the son of the late Cash and Nebraska (Campbell) Cope. Mr. Cope was the former owner of Bob’s Bumper Shop...

Obituaries > COPP, WILLIAM H.

AUBURN — William H. “Bill” Copp, 77, Auburn, died Saturday, March 31, 2001, at a Topeka hospital. Mr. Copp had been a cement finisher on a road construction crew and he was a street inspector for the city of Topeka. He served in the Marine Corps...

Obituaries > CORBETT, HOWARD N.

Howard N. Corbett, May 3, 2004, age 83. Late of Olympia Fields, formerly of Homewood. Beloved husband of the late Aleen S. nee Rosenburger. Dear father of Howard N. [Nancy-Kate] Corbett, Jr. of Mechanicsville, VA and Paul M. [Shirley] Corbett of Richton Park....

Obituaries > CORBETT, JAMES J.

Washington, Aug. 12 — Two Coloradoans are among 82 casualties announced by the Navy, including dead, wounded and missing. James Jasper Corbett, son of Virgil Homer Corbett of Wiley, was listed as dead [July 8, 1943].

Obituaries > CORBETT, JOHN R.

Listed by the War Department as killed in the Pacific July 20 [1943] is Lt. John R. Corbett, son of John T. Corbett, Milwaukee, first vice-president of the National Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. Mr. Corbett moved many years ago from Racine to Beloit, where the...

Obituaries > CORBIN, JOSEPH A.

Joseph A. Corbin [May 18, 2001] was born near Wolf, OK, on February 22, 1924, the third child of Earnest B. and Edith Roach Corbin. He attended Junior High and Senior High schools in Konawa, Okla. graduating as salutatorian of the class of 1940. He served in the...

Obituaries > CORCORAN, ROBERT E.

Robert E. “Bob” Corcoran passed away Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at the age of 89. Service: Mass of Christian Burial, 10 a.m. Monday at Holy Name Catholic Church in Fort Worth. Visitation: The family will receive friends 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday at Brown, Owens &...

Obituaries > CORDERO, CHARLES M.

Charles Michael Cordero, 80, of Las Vegas died Monday [April 19, 2004] in Las Vegas. He was born Feb. 27, 1924, in Texas. A resident for 25 years, he was a taxicab driver and a Marine Corps veteran. He is survived by his wife, Diane; two sons, Jeffrey Atlas and Teddy...

Obituaries > CORELLA, ARTHUR L.

Arthur Corella, 83, passed away in Huntsville, AL, on the 28th of February, 2006. Although born in Long Beach, CA, Art was raised in downtown Tempe, AZ. In the late 1930s he was a sports minded student at Old Tempe High. Both he and younger brother, Robert, also...

Obituaries > CORNISH, ALBERT B., JR.

In this city, Dec. 7, 1951, Albert B. Cornish, Jr. of 406 Willis Avenue. Survived by his wife, Winifred Cornish; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Albert B. Cornish, Sr.; one brother, Robert L. Cornish. Funeral Monday at 2 P.M. from the De Witt Funeral Home, 749 West Onondaga...

Obituaries > CORUM, JOHN W.

RONAN – John William Corum, 91, passed away on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, of natural causes. He was born into a family of eight on Oct. 6, 1921. Alex Mike and Alberta Wagner Corum were his parents. John’s early home years proved difficult and he was sent to live in Montana...

Obituaries > COSMOS, JOHN E.

NEW BEDFORD — The Rev. John E. Cosmos, 83, of E. Freetown, passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2007 at St. Luke’s Hospital. He was the husband of the late Marion E. (Cornell) Cosmos. Born in New Bedford, a son of the late Joseph and Adelaide E. (Lemos) Cosmos, he had...

Obituaries > COSTELLO, RAY F.

Pfc. Ray F. Costello, 19, is the latest Marine youth to give up his life for his country, according to an official cablegram received here yesterday by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Costello, West Jackson Street. The message was dated July 19 and signed by H....

Obituaries > COTOGNO, ANTHONY J.

Anthony Joseph Cotogno, a sales representative with John H. Harland Co., died Wednesday [January 12, 1994] at Jefferson Medical Center of complications after heart surgery. He was 69. Mr. Cotogno was born in New Orleans and lived In Arabi many years. He was a graduate...

Obituaries > COTTEN, JULIUS W.

Julius W. Cotten, age 92, died at the home of his youngest daughter on September 3, 2015. Julius was born in September 1922 in Canton, Mississippi, to Richard Haley Cotten and Allie Jane (Jernigan) Cotten. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II, as a...

Obituaries > COTTER, THOMAS E., JR.

Thomas E. Cotter Jr., of Hauppauge, NY (formerly of Smithtown) L.I. on November 17, 2010. Retired Deputy Chief of the New York City Fire Department. Cherished Husband of Helen. Loving Father of the late Thomas, Kathleen (Kenneth) Preuss, Michael (Daylene), Patricia...

Obituaries > COTTON, STANLEY D.

WICHITA FALLS, Tex., Dec. 1 (AP) – The body of Stanley Cotton, 31, Wichita Falls, was recovered today from the waters of Lake Wichita. Cotton and Elvin L. Hill, 28, also of Wichita Falls, disappeared Friday [November 29, 1952] while duck hunting. Hill’s body was...

Obituaries > COUPE, JAMES H.

WASHINGTON, (AP) – A casualty list issued by the Navy Department Monday listed as dead [November 9, 1943] Sgt. James H. Coupe of the Marine Corps, son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry A Coupe, Falls City, Neb.

Obituaries > COURCELLE, DAVID A.

David A. Courcelle, 89, of Cedar Rapids, passed away in his home on Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012, following an extended illness. Per Davids wishes, no services will be held. He will be inurned at a later date at Cedar Memorial Park Mausoleum. Arrangements entrusted to...

Obituaries > COURTNAGE, VERNARD E.

Vernard Edward Courtnage, a long time resident of Hayward passed away January 16 [2008] at the VA Hospital in Palo Alto. He was born in Niobara, Nebraska to Vernard Thomas Courtnage and Hazel Elizabeth Cave. He grew up in Omaha, Nebraska where in October 1942 he...

Obituaries > COURTNEY, GEORGE A.

George Allen Courtney, 79, passed away April 11, 2004 in Lake Havasu City. George was born July 29, 1924 in Fresno, CA and had lived in California and Canada prior to settling in Lake Havasu over 18 years ago. George was an avid golfer who helped to organize the Mens...

Obituaries > COURTNEY, RAYMOND M.

Raymond M. Courtney, 88, of Hollywood, FL, passed away on October 2, 2012. Ray was predeceased by his beloved wife, Jean. Loving father of Michael, Suzanne, Eileen, Donna and Daniel. Adored grandfather of Jennifer (Chris) Breton and Matthew Thiele. Cherished brother...

Obituaries > COVLASKY, JOHN T.

Alaska resident Mr. John Thomas Covlasky, 91, passed away on Feb. 2, 2015. Celebration of Life will be held at noon on Friday, Feb. 6, 2015, at Summit Worship Center, 125 Riley Ave. in Wasilla, Alaska. John will be buried at Fort Richardson National Cemetery at a...

Obituaries > COWAN, COUNCIL R.

Council R. Cowan, 85, of Bethlehem, passed away Monday, Jan. 12, 2009, in his home. He was the husband of the late Lois J. (Balla) Cowan, who died in 1998. Born in China Grove, N.C., he was a son of the late Varner and Irene (Cooper) Cowan. He was employed by the...

Obituaries > COWHERD, REGINALD L.

Casualty lists released yesterday by the War and Navy Departments included the names of 96 Southern California officers and enlisted men. Of that number the Navy listed 14 dead and 2 wounded; the Army 15 dead, 47 wounded, 9 missing in action and 9 reported German...

Obituaries > COWLES, VERNON N.

Vernon Nelson Cowles, 89, passed away on Monday, Nov. 15, 2010. He was born on Oct. 22, 1921, to Wesley and Pearl Cowles in Rocky. Vernon was honored to be a World War II Veteran. He enjoyed riding motorcycles in his youth and fishing. Vernon was very active within...

Obituaries > COXWORTH, ROBERT J.

Robert Coxworth, 64, an insurance executive, died Wednesday [November 1, 1989] at his home in Flossmoor. A former vice president of Old Republic International, a Chicago life insurance company, he retired in 1982. In 1979, he founded Coxworth & Associates Inc., a...

Obituaries > COYLE, WILLIAM T.

William T. Coyle, 89, of Delray Beach passed away on Sunday, December 17 [2006]. He was predeceased by his wife Charlotte in 2004. Dr. Coyle is survived by his three children, Mary Jo Clare of Delray Beach, Daniel Coyle of Silver Spring, MD and Barbara McCabe of...

Obituaries > COYTE, RALPH H.

Ralph H. Coyte, a former Colorado Court of Appeals Judge is dead at 84. Judge Coyte, who died Monday [December 28, 1998], was appointed to the state appeals bench by Gov. John Love and served 25 years. He was one of the first seven judges on the re-established appeals...

Obituaries > CRABB, DALE E.

ENID — Funeral service for Dale E. Crabb, 89, will be 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 11, 2011, at First Baptist Church with Pastor Keith Miller officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery with military graveside rites conducted by the United States Marines, under...

Obituaries > CRABB, DEWAYNE L.

DeWayne L. Crabb, 76, of Lady Lake [April 25, 2000]. Survivors include his wife, Adele M.; sons, Paul Joseph of Catlettsburg. Ky., and Christopher of Dallas, Ga.; daughters, Kathleen Chesley of Batavia, N.Y., Mary Louise Mills of Shreveport, La., Margaret Ann Falsey...

Obituaries > CRABTREE, FLOYD C.

Floyd C. Crabtree, 86 of Talihina, Oklahoma, formerly of Arkoma, Oklahoma passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2010 in Oklahoma City. He was a Marine Corps Veteran of World War II and retired truck driver. There will be no services; interment will be at U.S. National...

Obituaries > CRAINE, WILLIAM L.

William Leroy Craine, 82, of Lady Lake, died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005. A native of Meadville, Pa., he moved to Lady Lake in 1971 from Leesburg. Mr. Craine was a retired plasterer and drywall contractor and a member of Lake Region Christian Fellowship in Leesburg. He...

Obituaries > CRANE-BAKER, JOHN

John Crane-Baker, age 35, died March 7 [1956] of a heart attack while on a business trip in Mexico City. Beloved husband of Agnete Crane-Baker, father of John Whitaker and Thompson Stuart and brother of Thompson B. Crane. Surviving also is an aunt, Miss Mary Baker of...

Obituaries > CRAVEN, HOWARD R.

William Bernard Murphree, 79, 9926 Bold Springs Road, McEwen, Tenn., a laborer, died yesterday [November 16, 1996], Veterans Administration Hospital, Nashville. Cause not disclosed. Services, 10 a.m. tomorrow, Humphreys County Funeral Home, Waverly, Tenn. Survivors:...

Obituaries > CRAWFORD, JOHN G., JR.

John Grier Crawford, 90, a resident of Harrisonburg, passed away on Sunday, December 22, 2013, at Rockingham Memorial Hospital. He was born, on June 22, 1923, in Cooleemee, N.C., and was a son of the late John G. Crawford Sr. and Lola Carter Crawford. John was a...

Obituaries > CRAWLEY, GEORGE A.

A 20-year-old Orleans race car pilot was killed in a spectacular crash at the Mitchell Speedway yesterday and six other persons, including two Indianapolis men, died in a wave of traffic accidents throughout the state during the weekend. The dead [included] George...

Obituaries > CREMONESE, GERALD J.

Gerald J. Cremonese, beloved father and grandfather, passed away Thursday, April 28, 2011 at the age of 90. Gerald was born in Greensburg, Pennsylvania March 23, 1921. A longtime resident of Albuquerque, a World War II Veteran, he served in the United States Marine...

Obituaries > CRISS, FILMORE F.

Filmore (Fil) F. Criss, a long-time resident of Los Alamos, New Mexico, died at his home on March 11, 1999. He was 80. Following service in the Civilian Conservation Corps, he enlisted, with his father’s approval, in the United States Marine Corps in February...

Obituaries > CROMBACH, CHARLES B.

SAN MARCOS — Charles Crombach, loving husband, father, WWII war hero and Purple Heart recipient, died Thursday, September 29, 2011 after a short battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He is survived by his wife, Nora; son, John Crombach; and daughters, Deborah...

Obituaries > CRONIN, ROBERT J.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Oct. 20 for Msgr. Robert J. Cronin, pastor emeritus of St. Mary’s parish, Glens Falls, who died the previous Wednesday [October 17, 1974]. Principal celebrant for the Mass was Bishop Edwin B. Broderick. Other celebrants...

Obituaries > CROOK, BILLY H.

REDLANDS – William H. Crook, a real estate broker here and owner of the 13-room mansion known as the Holt House, died Tuesday [June 5, 1984]. He was 61. Crook, a 40-year resident of Redlands and San Bernardino, owned CIR Realtors on Cajon Street and formerly operated...

Obituaries > CROSBY, GEORGE L.

The Office of War Information listed the names of 11 Arizonians on the official casualty roll released for today, the names of two Tusconians are included among them. Reported dead by the Navy [was]: Pfc. George Lorenzo Crosby, USMCR [May 20, 1945], son of Mrs....