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Obituaries > EAGLETON, JAMES R.

James R. Eagleton, Sr. died May 21, 2013. He was born October 9, 1924 in Tulsa to William L. Eagleton, II and Pauline Dellinger Eagleton. They preceded him in death, as did his brother, William L. Eagleton, III. He is survived by his wife, Grace, and four sons,...

Obituaries > EARLY, CLELAND E.

Cleland E. Early, who took part in one of the longest forays behind Japanese lines during World War II with the elite Carlson’s Raiders, died June 2 [2004] in Galveston, Texas, from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. He was 84. A 26-year veteran of the...

Obituaries > ECKLEN, GEORGE E.

George Edward Ecklen, age 80, of San Antonio, TX, and formerly of Austin, TX, passed away November 15, 2003. He was an active member of the Manchaca United Methodist Church. George loved square dancing, woodworking and golf. He was a dedicated worker doing extensive...

Obituaries > ECKSTEIN, CLARENCE C.

Graveside services will be held Monday for Clarence Chester “Bill” Eckstein, 66, who passed away Nov. 5 [1985] at his residence in Corpus Christi. Following services in Corpus Christi Friday, interment will be in the Garden of Memories Cemetery with...

Obituaries > EDDINS, VERNON L.

Vernon L. Eddins, 87, of Pensacola passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2012. Vernon was a great man. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, father-in-law, brother, Marine, singer, dancer and a genuinely happy person. He showed us how to enjoy life. He had a...

Obituaries > EDENFIELD, LLOYD E.

Mr. Lloyd E. Edenfield, age 89, of 225 East Wesley Avenue, Lyons, GA, died on August 5, 2005, at the V.A. Medical Center of Augusta, after an extended illness. He was a native of Emanuel County and a Veteran of World War II, serving twenty-one years in the U.S. Marine...

Obituaries > EDER, CARL F., JR.

Columbus, March 23—Funeral services for Corporal Carl Frederick Eder, Jr., son of Mr. and Mrs. Carl F. Eder of near Columbus, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of the Columbus funeral home. The Rev. John Howlett of the Columbus Congregational Church...

Obituaries > EDINGTON, BERNARD E.

Bernard “Bud” Edington, age 90, June 27, 2012. Beloved husband of Frances and the late Beulah. Loving father of Gloria (Gino) Tonriste, Albert (Linda), Bernadette and the late Leavell (Jerry) Stone. Dear step-father of Karen Craig and Sharon (Brian) Long....

Obituaries > EDL, EUGENE F.

Eugene F. Edl, age 79, of Wenonah died Saturday [December 15, 2001] in the VA Hospital Wilmington, DE. Mr. Edl was born in Paulsboro and lived in Wenonah for the last 43 years. He served in the Marine Corps’ 2nd Raider Battalion during WW2 was a member of the...

Obituaries > EDNIE, CHARLES V., JR.

Charles V. Ednie Sr., 90, passed away peacefully on December 17, 2012 following a brief illness. Son of the late Charles B. Ednie and Sadie Jacobs Ednie of New York, Charles was predeceased by 3 siblings James, Sylvester and Katherine. Born and educated in Brooklyn,...

Obituaries > EDSON, MERRITT A.

WASHINGTON – Maj. Gen. Merritt A. Edson, retired Marine Corps officer and one-time head of the Vermont State Police, is dead of carbon monoxide poisoning. His wife found the body of the Marine hero fully clothed in the front seat of his car in the garage of...

Obituaries > EDWARDS, ARTHUR H.

Arthur H. “Grampy Art” Edwards of Attleboro, a decorated World War II veteran, died Thursday [September 5, 2002] at the Boston Medical Center in Boston. He was 79. Born in Attleboro, he was a lifelong resident and a graduate of Attleboro High School. Mr....

Obituaries > EDWARDS, MARVIN G.

Marvin Gordon Edwards, 76, died Feb. 23 [1999] at home. He was born in Roanoke Rapids, N.C., and lived in Savannah for 30 years. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and was awarded a Purple Heart. He retired from the Air Force in 1962 as a chief master...

Obituaries > EGGENBERGER, PHILIP H.

KEMPTON, (PNS)–Mr. and Mrs. F. E. Eggenberger, of Kempton, were notified Tuesday that their son, Philip, who was overseas with the Marines, was killed in a hunting expedition [September 26, 1943]. The message stated a letter would follow. Their youngest son, he...

Obituaries > EICHIN, DONALD E.

Donald Edwin Eichin, age 81, of Maumelle, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2003. He was born August 1, 1921 in Evansville, IN to Edwin and Jeannette (Lightner) Eichin. He was an avid golfer with the Timex team and was a softball player. Mr. Eichin attended the University...

Obituaries > EIDSON, ROBERT W.

Robert W. “Bob” Eidson, 78, Springfield, passed away Friday, Aug. 17, 2001, in Cox Medical Center South. Mr. Eidson was born in St. Louis, Mo., on May 1, 1923, the son of the late Robert Valentine Eidson and Ida Alma Morgan Eidson. He was a retired 38-year employee of...

Obituaries > EISENMAN, MAURICE V.

Morry Eisenman, born November 19, 1923 in Grand Prairie, Alberta, Canada to Elmer and Winifred Eisenman, passed away peacefully at home on April 15, 2012. Morry was three months old when his family moved to Everett, Washington. He attended Lowell and Everett schools....

Obituaries > ELDER, ERNEST A., JR.

Private First Class Ernest A. Elder Jr., USMC, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernest A. Elder, 1405 Yale Avenue, was killed in action in the Southwest Pacific February 9 [1944]. Private Elder was born in Salt Lake City March 21, 1925, a son of Ernest A. and LaVon D. Elder. He...

Obituaries > ELESTON, THEODORE M., JR.

Theodore M. Eleston Jr. 88, passed away peacefully Nov. 12, 2008, in Largo. Dad was a decorated veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Marine Corps. Dad was a member of the historic Edson’s Raiders, First Marine Battalion, who fought numerous...

Obituaries > ELLERSON, ROBERT J.

Robert J. Ellerson, 81, a lifelong resident of Jersey City, with relatives in Monmouth County, died Thursday, March 23 [2006] at Bayonne Medical Center. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II as a corporal. In 1956, he joined the Jersey City Fire Dept....

Obituaries > ELLIOTT, FRANCIS X.

Francis Xavier Elliott passed away on Monday, June 13, 2005 of kidney cancer at his home. Age 80 years. A native of New Orleans and a resident of River Ridge for 36 years. Mr. Elliott attended SLI in Lafayette, Tulane University and graduated from Delgado School of...

Obituaries > ELLIOTT, THOMAS W.

Thomas W. Elliott passed away on Thursday, October 20, 2011 after a long illness. His last 2 years were spent at Victoria Mews in Boonton Township, and prior to Boonton he lived almost 50 years as a resident of the Lake Telemark section in Rockaway Township. He was 87...

Obituaries > ELLIS, BRITTON J.

Sheridan, Wyo., June 18.—(AP)—Britton Jack Ellis of Edgerton was killed instantly and four passengers in his car shaken up when his machine left the highway and turned over eight miles south of Kaycee Thursday night [June 17, 1948]. Barbara Tyler, 15, and Yvonne...

Obituaries > ELLIS, EUGENE

Eugene Ellis passed away in Sacramento on December 2, 2002. He was the beloved husband of 30 years to Verna Ellis; the loving father of Tim Ellis, Michael Ellis, Lauralee Gardiner, Patty Jones, Eileen Ellis, Colleen Miller, Sharon Bollum, Gael Rushing, Karen Ellis and...

Obituaries > ELVETON, ROBERT O.

“John the Baptist: A Great Man,” will be the subject of Dr. Hegge’s sermon Sunday morning at United Evangelical Lutheran Church, Ridgeland and Greenfield. This will be the third in a series dealing with six Biblical characters. Included in the sermon there will also...

Obituaries > EMBERTON, JAMES H.

KERRVILLE– James Herbert Emberton, 84, died at Sid Peterson Memorial Hospital in Kerrville, on June 10, 2006, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on February 22, 1922, in Indianapolis, Indiana, to James H. Emberton, Sr. and Iona Pearl (Fitzgerald)...

Obituaries > EMERSON, WILLIAM H.

William H. Emerson, 86, of North Elm Street, passed away Sunday, November 18, 2007 at his home. Born in Webster, New Hampshire, February 12, 1921, he was the son of the late Walters, and Anne May (Merrill) Emerson. A U.S. Marine Corps veteran of WW II, Mr. Emerson...

Obituaries > EMIRO, PASQUALE A.

Haverhill ” Pasquale Alexander Pat” Emiro, 89, of Haverhill died Thursday evening, January 3 [2013], at the West Roxbury Veteran”s Hospital. He was born in Cambridge, January 23, 1923, son of the late Erasmo and Josephine (Salipante) Emiro. A graduate of...

Obituaries > EMREE, HAROLD W.

A Sandia Base soldier was killed in a two-car collision at 8:40 Friday night [March 1, 1952] 16 miles west of Vaughn. The victim was Lt. Harold Emree, 28. Emree was a passenger in a car driven by Cpl. Robert G. Ballard, who is in Sandia Base Hospital along with two...

Obituaries > ENFIELD, WILLIAM H.

William Henry Enfield, 89, of Bentonville, Ark., died Monday, Aug. 23, 2010, at Mercy Medical Center in Rogers, Ark. He was born Jan. 24, 1921, in Iola, Kan., to Alfred Ray Enfield and Marie Vancil Enfield. Judge Enfield was reared in Iola but was introduced to...

Obituaries > ENGEL, ROBERT F.

The Navy Department has notified Mrs. Helen Engel, Indiana, R. D. 3, that her son, Robert F. Engel, was killed in action on July 21, 1944, at Guam. He is survived by his mother and father, Mr. and Mrs. F. H. Engel, and one sister, Mrs. Laberna Buchanan.

Obituaries > ENGLAND, ROBERT H.

KINGMAN – Services for Robert H. England, 66, who died at his home here Friday [April 18, 1969], were held yesterday in the Kingman Ward, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Mr. England, who came to Kingman in July 1960, retired in 1959 as a chief warrant...

Obituaries > EPPLER, GEORGE W. L.

George was born in Philadelphia, PA in 1923. He proudly served his country during World War II in the USMC Raider Battalion between 1942 – 1946 in the South Pacific. He moved to Phoenix, AZ in 1957 where he went to work for Honeywell until 1986. George and his...

Obituaries > ERVIN, ARTHUR B.

DETROIT—Sgt. Arthur B. Ervin, son of Mrs. W. B. Meek, was killed in action [July 5, 1944], according to a message received by her Wednesday, the date and place not being revealed for military reasons. His wife, the former Miss Oneda Goode, whom he married in July,...

Obituaries > ERWIN, JOE D.

ROCKINGHAM – Joe Dodd Erwin, 59, 426 Curtis Drive, Rockingham, died suddenly Saturday morning [September 27, 1975]. Funeral services will be held today at 4:30 p.m. at First United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Eastside Cemetery, Rockingham. Survivors include...

Obituaries > ESCH, ROBERT W.

Robert W. “Bob” Esch of Milwaukee died peacefully at home with his family at his side on Tue., Jan. 30, 2007, age 88. Loving husband of Joyce (nee Ruttinger) for 59 years. Also survived by his dear children, Barbara Koehler, James and Janet. Proud grandpa...

Obituaries > ESTEP, RUSSELL E.

Russell E. “Red” Estep, 87, North Manchester, went to be with the Lord at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, 2006, at Lutheran Hospital here. He was born Aug. 7, 1921, in Blaine, Ky., to Jay and Myrtle (Day) Estep. He married Maxine Kelley on May 31, 1947, and she survives....

Obituaries > ESTES, WILBUR L.

LEWISTON – Wilbur L. Estes of Auburn, died Oct. 31 [2008], at Central Maine Medical Center. He was born Dec. 5, 1918, and was predeceased by his second wife, the former Pearle Kimball Wilson. There were no children. He was a pre-World War II resident of Auburn...

Obituaries > ESTRIDGE, CALVIN L.

BROOKVILLE – Calvin L. Estridge, 60, R.R. 3, died Monday [March 30, 1981] in the Veterans Hospital in Cincinnati following a long illness. A former operator of the Pioneer Bar, he was a native of Lynn, Ky. He was raised in Franklin, Ohio, but lived most of his life...

Obituaries > EULISS, FRED B.

Fred Burgess Euliss, 83, of Liberty, passed away Wednesday, August 24, 2005, at the Hospice Home in Burlington after a year’s battle with cancer. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at Loflin Funeral Home Chapel in Liberty with the Rev. Stephen...

Obituaries > EVAN, PHILIP F.

Philip F. Evan [June 8, 1984], age 62, of 5721 12th Ave. S. Survived by his wife, Claire; son, Michael; daughters, Captain Mary Evan, USAF, Susan Heitz & Teresa Evan; mother-in-law, Rachel Mathias; brother, Harold; sisters, Bobbie Miller & Margaret Lundberg....

Obituaries > EVANS, HARRY R., JR.

A funeral Mass for Harry R. Evans Jr., president of Boulevard Motors, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Providence Church, 8866 Pardee Road, Afton. Burial will be at Resurrection Cemetery. Mr. Evans, 60, of Afton, died of cancer Saturday [June...

Obituaries > EVANS, JACK W.

DAVENPORT ” Services for Jack W. Evans, 78, of Davenport, will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Davenport. Burial will be in National Cemetery, Rock Island Arsenal. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home,...

Obituaries > EVANS, MAX L.

An Oakland member of the Fourth Marine Raiders, Cpl. Max L. Evans, 23, was killed in action July 29 [1944] on Guam, the Navy has notified his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Evans of 2507 Scenic Avenue. Evans, who enlisted in September, 1942, had been overseas for 13...

Obituaries > EVANS, THOMAS W.

Thomas W. Evans, 48, of 514 Locust Lane, East Rochester, died in Highland Hospital yesterday, August 31, 1968. He was manager of the Filtros plant, the electro-refractories and abrasives division of the Ferro Corp. of Ohio, 603 W. Commercial St., East Rochester. A...

Obituaries > EVANS, WILLIAM S.

CUMBERLAND, MD —  MSgt. William S. ‘Bull’ Evans, 33, of Cresaptown, MD, died suddenly on Sunday, May 16, 1954 while stationed at the U.S. Naval Base in Yokosuka, Japan. At his request, his remains were cremated and buried at the American...

Obituaries > EVERETT, CHARLES A., JR.

BUDE, Miss. – Services for Charles A. Everett Jr. were at 2 p.m. Tuesday in First Baptist Church with the Revs. Thurston Brice, Darnell Archie and Franklin Haire officiating. Burial was in Midway Cemetery under direction of Franklin’s, Meadville. Everett, 72, of...