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Obituaries > GABRIEL, ALBIN F.

Albin F. Gabriel, 81, of Warrenville, who was awarded the Purple Heart when he served in the Marines during World War II, died of pneumonia Thursday [May 27, 1999] in Central DuPage Hospital, Winfield. Mr. Gabriel was born and raised in Chicago, said his daughter...

Obituaries > GADOMSKI, WALTER

Washington, D.C., Oct. 18.—The Navy Department today made public the names of 548 casualties in the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. The report includes 177 dead, 299 wounded, and 72 missing. Forty-one Illinoisans are named in the announcement. CHICAGO AND...

Obituaries > GAINES, FRANK A.

Reburial services for Cpl. Frank A. Gaines, 22, U.S. Marine who was killed on Okinawa April 6, 1945, will be held at the Osborn Chapel at 2 p.m. tomorrow. The Rev. A. B. Kearns, assistant pastor of St. John’s Catholic Church, will officiate. Burial will be in Forest...

Obituaries > GAINES, HOUSTON T.

Houston Thomas Gaines, age 85, a resident of Camden, died on Friday, Oct. 19, 2007 at his home. Graveside services were held on Sunday, Oct. 21, 2007 at 11 a.m. at Society Hill Cemetery in Camden, with Mr. Robert Small officiating and Dunklin & Daniels Funeral...

Obituaries > GALBRAITH, JAMES E.

James Elmer Galbraith, 73, a much-decorated veteran of World War II and of service in the Philadelphia Police Department, died Tuesday [November 29, 1983] at his home in Kensington. A Philadelphian, he joined the department in 1939 and was promptly assigned to the...

Obituaries > GALGANO, GEORGE W.

One of the few First Marine Raiders to survive all the major battles of the South Pacific, Pfc. George Winslow Galgano of 214 North Austin Boulevard was killed in action on June 11 [1945] at Okinawa. Enlisting while residing in Chicago three years ago, Pfc. Galgano...

Obituaries > GALL, KEITH W.

Keith Wallace Gall died peacefully on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, attended by his loving family. He has been a resident of Falls River Court in Raleigh for the past year and received additional care from Hospice of Wake County Inc. He was 89 years old. A memorial service...

Obituaries > GALLAGHER, DANIEL M., JR.

Gallagher, Daniel M., Jr. – Died after a short illness, September 12, 2005. Devoted husband to Marian F. Gallagher for 56 years; loving father of Elizabeth, James, (Melena), Mary, Margaret (David) Martin, Daniel Joseph, David and Patricia; grandfather of...

Obituaries > GALLEGOS, ORLANDO F.

Concordia, Kas., Nov. 26—(UP)—Ice on Highway 81 caused a fatal car accident 15 miles south of Concordia yesterday [November 25, 1951]. The victim was Orlando Fred Gallegos, 27-year-old soldier at Fort Riley. His car skidded and overturned.

Obituaries > GALVIN, FREDERICK H.

Frederick Houlton Galvin, 80, of Cone Road, East Hampton, beloved husband of Agnes T. (Cummings) Galvin, died Wednesday, January 10, 2001 at Middlesex Hospital, Middletown. Born in East Hampton, April 7, 1920, son of the late Maurice E. and Mary E. (Nichols) Galvin,...

Obituaries > GANGER, CHARLES T., JR.

Charles T. Ganger Jr. age 90, of Cherokee, IA, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013, at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2013, at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee. Friends may greet the...

Obituaries > GARBINSKY, JOSEPH

Joseph Garbinsky, 86, of Spring Hill, passed away at Brooksville Regional Hospital on Saturday, November 21, 2009. He was born in Smithmill, PA and moved to this area from Largo, Florida in 2006. He was a veteran of WWII and a Catholic by faith. He owned and operated...

Obituaries > GARCIA, GEORGE

Requiem Mass for George (Chuckie) Garcia, 20, former Golden Gloves and professional boxer, will be celebrated at 10 a.m. today in Assumption Church, 414 N. Fresno St. Interment and a special memorial service will follow at Calvary Cemetery. As a Marine private first...

Obituaries > GARLAND, GLENN H.

Funeral services for Glenn Harold Garland, 36, were at the Catron Chapel Wednesday, with the Rev. John F. Reagan of the Methodist Church officiating. Military honors at the graveside were by the Whitefish National Guard and VFW Post 276. Pallbearers were John E....

Obituaries > GARLAND, WILLIAM J.

MELBOURNE — William J. Garland, 75, a retiree, died Tuesday, December 5, 2000, at home. Mr. Garland was born in Sedalia, Mo. He came to Brevard County in 1967 from St. Louis, Mo. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran who served in World War II and received a Purple...

Obituaries > GARNER, BRUCE L.

Bruce Lamont Garner, 86, went to heaven on Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Tyler. He was born to the late John Columbus Garner and Lela May Malone Garner. He served in the U.S. Marines during World War II, was an entrepreneur and a salesman. He was loved and admired by...

Obituaries > GARNER, BRUCE L.

Bruce Lamont Garner, 86, went to heaven on Tuesday, June 12, 2012, in Tyler. He was born to the late John Columbus Garner and Lela May Malone Garner. He served in the U.S. Marines during World War II, was an entrepreneur and a salesman. He was loved and admired by...

Obituaries > GARNER, GORDON

War struck again at the same family for the second time in less than a decade when Staff Sergeant Gordon Garner, 29, U.S. Marine Corps, was killed in action in Korea. His father, Stanley S. Garner, widely known merchant and former member of the Virginia House of...

Obituaries > GARNER, WILLIAM J.

William Junior Garner died at the age of 90 on April 29, 2013 at Life Care in Casper, WY. He was born on November 26, 1922 in North Platte, NE to Noland and Pauline (Desmore) Garner. Bill grew up in Casper. He enlisted in the Marines the day Pearl Harbor was bombed...

Obituaries > GARNER, WILLIAM L., JR.

William L. Garner Jr., 43, 1823 27th St., died Monday afternoon [February 22, 1965] following an unexpected illness. Garner was pronounced dead at St. Catherine’s Hospital where he was rushed by fire department rescue-ambulance. He had taken a taxi to his home,...

Obituaries > GARR, JOHN W., JR.

Suddenly, on Feb. 15, 1984, John W. Garr of S.W. Philadelphia, beloved husband of Sarah F. Abbott, devoted father of Walter W. Johnston, Bert C. Johnston, Emily M. Kelly, Michael and John Garr; also survived by 12 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and a brother...

Obituaries > GARRETT, WILLIAM P.

Entered into eternal rest on the evening of March 30, 2004, William Perry Garrett, husband of Juanita J. Garrett. Residence, Charleston, SC. The relatives and friends of Mr. and Mrs. William Perry Garrett are invited to attend the funeral services of the former...

Obituaries > GARRIOTT, HAROLD H.

Harland Garriott, Milton-Freewater, OR passed away August 29, 2014 at his home at the age of 90 years. Funeral services will be Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at 1:30 P.M. at the First Christian Church in Milton- Freewater. Concluding services and interment will be in the...

Obituaries > GARRISON, DWIGHT E.

LONDON – Dwight Garrison, 61, Route 6, London, died Sunday [March 16, 1980] in Lexington. His wife, Lola, survives. Funeral, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Bowling Funeral Home here. Visitation at the funeral home will be after 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Obituaries > GARVEY, JAMES R.

On Tuesday, Nov. 23, 1993, James R. Garvey, formerly of Lawrenceville; brother of Thomas Garvey; uncle of Thomas and James Garvey. No visitation. Service and interment will be private. Arrangements by Bock Funeral Home, Ltd., Glenshaw.

Obituaries > GASKINS, CHARLES L.

Charlie L. Gaskins, 52, of 1460 Radcliffe St., died Saturday [September 29, 1973] in a Reno hospital. A native of Forestburg, Tex., he attended schools in Oklahoma and then enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps. Following discharge from service, he worked for the Dayton...

Obituaries > GASSO, MICHAEL

WALNUT CREEK Michael Gasso, 47, former director of general accounting for the U.S. Government in New Delhi, India, died yesterday [December 18, 1970] in a local hospital. Mr. Gasso, of Rossmoor, was a graduate of the University of Southern California and served in the...

Obituaries > GASTELLUM, YLDEFONSO G.

Yldefonso Garcia Gastellum 82, of Tucson, passed away December 5, 2006. Preceded in death by his wife, Rose Gastellum. Survived by daughters, Yolanda Calderon (Roberto), Carmen Vidal (Robert), Debra Montanez and Becky Gastellum; son, Yldefonso Gastellum (Rita);...

Obituaries > GATZKE, ANDREW

Memorial services are pending for Andrew Gatzke, 80, of Cortez. Mr. Gatzke passed away Sept. 20, 2001, at the Vista Grande Rehabilitation Care Center. He was born to Michael and Alice Milliken Gatzke on Aug. 5, 1921, in Milford, Pa. He graduated from the Milford High...

Obituaries > GAULDEN, CLYDE R.

Funeral services for Clyde Ray Gaulden, 86, of Hudson, will be held Wednesday, September 2, 2009, at 2 p.m. in the Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Lufkin with SSgt. Stephen Brent Roach and Pastor Bryan Lipscomb officiating. Interment will follow in the Garden...

Obituaries > GAVLIK, JOHN P., JR.

Mr. John Peter Gavlik Jr., 86, died Friday, Aug. 26, 2005, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home. He was born May 17, 1919, in South St. Paul, Minn., the son of John Peter and Mary Guy Gavlik. Mr. Gavlik served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. He was a member...

Obituaries > GAVORNIK, JOHN S.

John S. “Hones” Gavornik Sr., 82, of 512 Pine St., Jim Thorpe, died July 11 [2003] in the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Wilkes-Barre. He was married to Mary A. (McArdle) Gavornik for 56 years last September. He was a chipper in the ingot...

Obituaries > GAY, JAMES H.

James H. Gay, Sr., went to be with his maker on April 8, 2004. He was preceded in death by his first wife of 41 years, Janet Gay and son, Rob Lee Gay. James is survived by his loving wife of 6 years, Kitty Gay; daughters, Robin English, Rebecca Heimbach; son, James H....

Obituaries > GEBELEIN, JOSEPH E.

Joseph E. Gebelein, baptized into the hope of Christ’s resurrection, Thurs., June 27, 2002; beloved husband of Lurita ‘Rita’ Gebelein (nee Boever); dear father of Fr. Gary M. Gebelein, Donna K. (Don) Childers, Douglas C. (Ssang) Gebelein, Cindy J....

Obituaries > GEIGER, PERSHING

Casper, Wyoming – Pershing Geiger, 75, of Casper, died Feb. 10, 1996 at his home. He was born June 12, 1920 in Yell County, Ark., the son of James Abraham and Mary Emma (Florence) Geiger. He was raised and educated in Prairie Grove. He served as a Marine Raider in the...

Obituaries > GENAY, RAYMOND E., JR.

Raymond Elliot Genay Jr., 69, of Toms River, died Friday [January 12, 1996] at home. He was a supervisor in Exxon Corporation’s Treasury Department Mail Division in New York for 15 years, retiring in 1989. He was also a bus driver for Lincoln Transit in Lakewood for...

Obituaries > GENTRY, CECIL E.

Services for Cecil E. (Jack) Gentry will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the Harvey Chapel with the Rev. Harold E. Hall, pastor, Calvary Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Provence Cemetery. Bearers will be Dan Nall, Bobby Nall, Bobby Joe Williams, Mose Love,...

Obituaries > GEORGE, DALE E.

Services for E. Dale George, 44, an Irwin, Westmoreland County, area real estate broker until his retirement in 1966, will be held tomorrow at 1 p.m. in the William N. Snyder Funeral Home, 521 Main St., Irwin. Mr. George died Tuesday, Sept. 2 [1969] at his home at...

Obituaries > GEORGE, MARTIN N.

Martin N. George, age 91, died on February 8, 2006. Born February 9, 1915 in Wilkes-Barre, PA, and educated in Kingston, PA. Following the Susquehanna River floods of 1936, his family relocated to Miami, FL. He is survived by his wife Annette; his children, David,...

Obituaries > GFELLER, LESTER R.

Gfeller, Lester R., 82, of Lincoln, died Wednesday [February 7, 2007]. He was born to Lester F. & Mamie (Shane) Gfeller on March 10, 1924 in Junction City, Kansas. Lester was a World War II United States Marine Corps Veteran. He was a member of the Marine Raider...

Obituaries > GIAMMANCO, SALVATORE

Salvatore Giammanco, 87 passed away on Friday June 22, 2012 at Indian River Medical Center, Vero Beach, FL. Born in Paceco, Italy, he has been a resident of Vero Beach for 22 years, coming from Clark, NJ. Sal served in the U.S. Marines during WWII. April 1st marked...

Obituaries > GIBAT, ALBERT G.

Albert Gustaf Gibat, 86, formerly of Norman, died Aug. 13 [2006] at the Veterans Home in Sandusky, Ohio. His ashes will be interred in Arlington National Cemetery at a later date. Mr. Gibat was born Dec. 2, 1919, in Fostoria, Ohio. After attending college in 1940, he...

Obituaries > GIBBINS, WALTER W.

Pfc. William Walter Gibbins, USMC, was the first Sallisaw boy to make the supreme sacrifice. He was killed in action [July 20, 1943] on New Georgia in the Solomon Islands. He entered the service May 21, 1942 and was sent to San Diego for training. Late in January 1943...

Obituaries > GIBSON, ROBERT M.

Robert Miles Gibson, 81, of San Diego died Dec. 31 [2005]. He was born in Indianapolis and served in the Marine Raiders during World War II. He was a member of the University of Illinois Alumni Association and the Coronado Men’s Golf Club. Survivors include his...

Obituaries > GIFFELS, GORDON J.

Nine men from Philadelphia and vicinity died in action against the enemy between Aug. 31 and Sept. 6. The Navy’s official casualty list for that period, announced yesterday, also disclosed four missing from this area and five wounded. Navy and Marine Corps personnel...

Obituaries > GIFFORD, JOSEPH

Nineteen Navy and Marine Corps officers and men from the Los Angeles area were officially reported killed, wounded or missing in action in the Navy’s latest casualty list, issued yesterday. The list covers the period between Aug. 13 and 30. Of this number, four were...

Obituaries > GILBERT, KERMIT E.

Funeral services for Kermit Red Gilbert will be held at 2:00 PM Saturday, November 29, 2003 at Parsons Mortuary Chapel with burial in Bear Creek Cemetery. Mr. Gilbert died Thursday, November 27, 2003 at his home in Darden. He was a World War 2 Marine Raider and a 3rd...

Obituaries > GILBERT, ORRA E.

Mrs. Ida Hough of West Chester, who was in Washington today to attend the Three-Quarter Century Club dinner, has received word of the death of her nephew’s son, Marine Sergeant Orra Eugene [Gilbert], who was killed in action [June 29, 1943] in the Solomons. He was a...

Obituaries > GILES, CONRAD M.

Conrad Michael Giles, age 92 of Big Canoe, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016 at Brookdale Assisted Living Facility in Canton. Services will be held on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at 11:00a.m. at Big Canoe Chapel. Interment will follow at Georgia National Cemetery. He is...

Obituaries > GILKEY, RICHARD C.

If Richard C. Gilkey had been born in New York, he likely would have hung out in ’40s and ’50s at the famous Cedar Tavern, trading stiff drinks and art debates with the likes of Jackson Pollock and the other talented, rebellious, groundbreaking young...

Obituaries > GILL, WARNER E.

Fourteen casualties were reported for Mississippi Monday, four dead, nine wounded, and one missing. Dead [July 26, 1944]: Cpl. Warner E. Gill, USMCR, son of Fred Barksdale, Parchman, and brother of Mrs. Evelyn L. Pierce, Pearl City.

Obituaries > GILLEY, JAMES E.

HAMPTON ” James Edward Gilley, 84, died Saturday, March 29, 2008. He was preceded in death by his parents, Creed Flanary Gilley Sr. and Nancy Sword Gilley; two brothers, Creed Flanary Gilley Jr., and Paul Douglas Gilley; and his beloved wife of 57 years, Virginia Legg...

Obituaries > GILLIAND, IRA C.

Ira C. “Bud” Gilliand, a 55-year resident of Ukiah, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family and friends on Thursday, May 1, 2003, at the age of 81. Bud was born July 19, 1921, in Pleasantville, New Jersey. Bud taught auto mechanics,...

Obituaries > GILMAN, ALTON I., JR.

July 24, 1983, Alton I. Gilman Jr., husband of Alice B. (nee Cathers), of Walnut Ave., Magnolia, N.J., age 70. Survived by a daughter, Alicia Gilman, at home; three sons, Charles Genarie, Scott Genarie, both of Magnolia and Alton J. Gilman of Tansboro, N.J.; three...

Obituaries > GILMAN, HUGH M.

Hugh M. Gilman passed away April 28, 1997. Born in New York in 1920, He has resided in Los Angeles since 1946. He graduated from Brooklyn College, UCLA Business Management Program, and the University of West Los Angeles Law School. He was a member of the State Bar of...

Obituaries > GITHENS, JOHN A.

John Arthur Githens, of Reston, VA and formerly of Morristown, NJ. On Sunday, April 17, 2005 at Fairfax Nursing Center. Beloved husband of Dorothy O. Githens and father of Gaye and Dale Githens. Memorial services will be held at Money and King Funeral Home, 171 W....

Obituaries > GLASS, GEORGE K.

George K. Glass, 89, of Canal Fulton, died Sunday, August 19, 2007. George was born June 17, 1918, in Byesville, OH to the late John and Agnes Glass. He was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran, serving in the South Pacific; and had been employed by Western Electric for 35...

Obituaries > GLEASON, DANIEL C.

Daniel C. Gleason, 68, of Waretown, died Tuesday [July 6, 1993] at Southern Ocean County Hospital, Manahawkin, Stafford Township. He was a pipefitter for Union Local 274 of North Bergen for 45 years, retiring in 1986. Mr. Gleason was born in Edgewater and lived there...

Obituaries > GLEASON, JAMES D.

TAMPA — In the summer of 1925, a woman put her 2-week-old son in a shoebox and dropped him off with a neighbor because she couldn’t take care of him. James Gleason has been born prematurely, said his daughter, Barbara Korchak. “He wasn’t expected to live,” Korchak...

Obituaries > GLEASON, JOHN P.

John P. Gleason, beloved husband of Betty Gleason (nee Steinhauer); devoted father of Denise, Gary, Bernard, John, James, Patricia Polson and Robert Gleason; devoted grandfather of seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Died Tuesday, January 21, 1997 at the...

Obituaries > GLEAVES, JAMES A., JR.

Lt. James Albert Gleaves Jr., 28, of Donelson, declared dead officially yesterday, was safe when he parachuted into enemy territory after being shot down over Korea in 1951. Lieutenant Gleaves’ father, James A. Gleaves Sr. of Overhill Drive, Donelson, received a wire...

Obituaries > GLENN, ALTON L.

The Navy Department today announced casualties which included Pfc. Alton L. Glenn, of the Marine Corps, as dead [October 8, 1944]. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Dexter Glenn of McLean. Private Glenn was previously reported wounded on Oct. 13.

Obituaries > GLENN, BOYCE L.

GASTONIA – Boyce Lee Glenn, 76, 425 South Columbia Street, died April 18, 2001, at home. Glenn was a native of Gaston County, the son of the late Boyce Lee Sr. and Goldie Putnam Glenn, and was a military veteran of 24 years, including service with the Marine...

Obituaries > GLENNEY, WILLIAM G.

We record with sorrow the death of William Gregg Glenney, Ph. M. 2/c U.S.N. at Newport, R.I., on May 4, 1947. Gregg was the great-grandson of the Reverend William Henry Green, president of Princeton Theological Seminary, grandson of Professor William Libbey of...

Obituaries > GLEYSTEEN, RODNEY R.

Dr. Rodney R. Gleysteen, a long-time resident of Alton, died Friday, July 14 [1989] at a Bremerton, Washington hospital. Mr. Gleysteen was born June 2, 1913. After graduating from Alton High School and Grinnell College, he attended the University of Iowa Medical...

Obituaries > GLIDDEN, ERNEST H.

Ernest Harrington Glidden, 53, of 45-568-B Keaahala Road died Saturday [September 3, 1977]. He was born in Maine. Services held. Survived by wife, Sueko; sons, Ernest H. and Steven M.; daughters, Christine P. and Michele L.; mother, Mrs. Christine Glidden of Maine;...

Obituaries > GLOEDE, RAYMOND

TALLULAH – Raymond Gloede died Friday, May 4, 2001, at his home in Tallulah. He was 84. Mr. Gloede was born in Evanston, Ill. He was the retired owner of a lawn equipment sales and service business. He was a veteran of World War II having served as a platoon...

Obituaries > GLYNN, EDWARD R.

Glynn, Edward Robert died Tuesday, March 23, 2010. Born September 16, 1921. Beloved husband of Mary Glynn (nee Madigan), loving father of Sue Glynn Jauregui, Jan (Bob) Pitlyk and the late Pat (Jerry) Green and Jim (Nancy) Glynn, loving brother of Donald ( LaVerne)...

Obituaries > GOACHER, KEITH O.

Keith O. Goacher of Sullivan, Missouri passed away at Phelps County Regional Medical Center, Rolla, Missouri, on Wednesday, September 12, 2001 at the age of 76 years. Mr. Goacher was born August 16, 1925 in St. Louis to the late Glenn and Ruby (Boaz) Goacher. He was...

Obituaries > GOCKEL, GEORGE W.

George W. Gockel, asleep in Jesus, Wednesday, June 1, 1994. Beloved cousin of Sandra P. (nee Riney) (Dan) Mickelson; dearest Gork of Daniel D. Jr., Kristin D. Mickelson; beloved nephew of the late Claire Riney; dear brother of Ruth Gockel, Miriam Reinhold, Eunice...

Obituaries > GODLEWSKI, EDWARD V.

RUTLAND, Vt. — Edward V. Godlewski, 74, died Thursday [Nov. 21, 1996] in Rutland Regional Medical Center. He was a Rutland area resident for most of his life. Mr. Godlewski was employee with Central Vermont Public Service Corp. for 37 years. He was a member of...

Obituaries > GOERNER, LOUIS C.

Louis C. Goerner, dear uncle of Dan Stith, honorably discharged veteran of WWII having served in the U.S. Marine Corps. March 1, 1990. Age 65 years. Resident of Cincinnati, OH, formerly of Bellevue, KY. Funeral services 10 a.m. Saturday at the Evergreen Cemetery...

Obituaries > GOHEEN, RICHARD R. P.

With deepest sorrow we report to his classmates and friends the death of Dick Goheen by his own hand on March 17 [1946] in New York. Dick was born in Venguria, India, in 1914, and lived in that country until he came to Lawrenceville to prepare for Princeton. Dick’s...

Obituaries > GOLASZEWSKI, CHESTER L.

Master Sergeant Chester L. “Chet” Goll (Golaszewski) died of cardiac arrest on February 1, 1994. He was 76. Born in Nanticoke, Pa., he enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1939. A Raider, he was first sergeant of Company B, 2nd Raider Battalion (Carlson’s...

Obituaries > GOLDING, WILLIE A.

MOUNT AIRY – Mr. William A. “Bill” Golding, 86, of 124 Brownstone Lane, Mount Airy, husband of Mary Hope Booker Golding, passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2007, at his home. Mr. Golding was born in Surry County on July 7, 1921, to the late Parley Golding...

Obituaries > GOLDSMITH, JACK B.

Died in Loma Linda, Calif., Jan. 31, 1965, Jack Barney Haden Goldsmith, 10131 Richardson Street, Loma Linda, aged 45 years, native of Tulsa, Oklahoma, and resident of Loma Linda for 2 years. Deceased is survived by his mother: Mrs. Ada R. Spencer, Loma Linda; one son:...

Obituaries > GONZALES, FERNANDO E.

A lone machine gun did the fighting for an entire company of Marines for more than three hours during a Jap ambush on Okinawa recently. And the man who manned the machine gun—and eventually paid with his life for his heroism—was Pfc. Fernando E. Gonzales of 1019 S....

Obituaries > GONZALEZ, OSCAR C.

Oscar C. Gonzalez, November 20, 1987, in his 63rd year. Dear husband of LaVerne Gonzalez (nee Pleimann); dear father of Karen Scott, Gary and Terry Gonzalez, Cynthia Woods, Rebecca Neff and Tony Gonzalez; our dear brother, grandfather, great-grandfather,...

Obituaries > GOODMAN, AARON G.

Gino “Blacky” Martin [June 23, 2014], WWII United States Marine Raider Veteran, beloved husband of Cynthia “Sherry”. Loving father of Dale Martin (Dan) Yukich, (the late Ken Martin), Greg Martin and Neal Martin (Toni Rubino). Loving papa of...

Obituaries > GOODSON, WILLARD R., JR.

Willard R. Goodson, 73, a former photo engraver and founder of a Livonia bike shop, died Friday [September 20, 1996] at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. A resident of Farmington Hills, Mr. Goodson worked for what’s now the Oakland Press in photo engraving before going...

Obituaries > GORAK, IGNATIUS J.

ALLIANCE, Jan. 13—Sergt. Ignatius J. Gorak of Alliance, announced Wednesday by the Navy Department as missing in action since Nov. 28, entered the Marine Corps Jan. 15, 1942. He was the son of Joseph Gorak, was a graduate of Bergholz (Jefferson County) High School and...

Obituaries > GORBY, DANNY L.

Editor, The Arizona Republic: The Republic printed a letter by Diane Dowd Olson. I didn’t care much for it. There is a hurricane of change, she said. Societal foundations are focusing on individual integrity. Even students from kindergarten on have their “rights.” The...

Obituaries > GORECKI, JOSEPH E.

Gorecki, Joseph E. Age 88, of Decatur, formerly of Milwaukee and Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, passed away Sunday, August 21, 2011, at Decatur Memorial Hospital. A Memorial Service to celebrate the life of Joseph will be held 2:00 PM Saturday, August 27, 2011, at...

Obituaries > GORES, ROBERT E.

Robert Gores, 21, Burlington, was killed yesterday [October 23, 1949] when the motorcycle he was riding crashed into an automobile at the intersection of two county trunk roads three miles south of Kenosha. None of the occupants of the car was hurt seriously.

Obituaries > GORLES, KENNETH H.

Kenneth H. Goyles Sr., 75, a resident of Boynton Beach, coming from Chicago, passed away March 26, 1997. Mr. Gorles served in the Marine Corps and was on Pearl Harbor during the bombing at the onset of WW II, and also served in Carlson’s Raiders, a branch of the...

Obituaries > GORMAN, WILLIAM L.

On June 8, 2016, at 94 years old and surrounded by his children, William L. Gorman passed peacefully on, joining his beloved Shirley. Bill was born February 14, 1922, to Louis James and Alice Lynch Gorman in Denver, Colorado. He graduated from St. Francis De Sales...

Obituaries > GORSKI, EDWARD J.

BOARDMAN -There will be prayers at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the Fox Funeral Home and a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by the Rev. William Rock at 10 a.m. at St. Dominic Church for Edward J. Gorski, 90, who passed away Monday morning [February 21, 2011] at...

Obituaries > GORTON, MARCUS

A memorial service for Marcus “Mike” Gorton, 56, will be held Sunday at 4:30 p.m. at the Unitarian Universalists Fellowship Church. Born June 19, 1921, in Wyeth, Ore. Mr. Gorton died Tuesday [July 19, 1977] at his Anchorage residence of natural causes. He...

Obituaries > GORZALSKI, LEONARD J.

WASHINGTON – (AP) — Four Wisconsin men were named on a Navy Department list of 223 casualties, made public tonight. They were: Dead [July 21, 1944]: Pfc. Leonard J. Gorzalski, Marines, reported wounded Dec. 30, 1943—Father, John, Milwaukee.

Obituaries > GOSNELL, WILLIAM O.

CAMPOBELLO, SC– William O’Gilvey Gosnell, 94, of Campobello, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 while at home. Born on March 20, 1922, Gib was born and spent most of his adult life in the Campobello area. He graduated from Campobello...

Obituaries > GOSS, ANGUS R.

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 2—(AP)—Tampa’s fighting Marine of Tulagi, Gunner Angus Robert Goss, has been killed in action [July 20, 1943], ending a career of 13 years as a professional soldier. His mother, Mrs. Adeline Goss, received word of his death in a telegram from the...

Obituaries > GOSSELIN, MAURICE J.

Maurice J. Gosselin, 87, formerly of Hartford, Newington and later Fort Lauderdale, Florida, passed away peacefully January 8, 2011 at Countryside Manor of Bristol. He was born in Lac Noir, Canada son of the late Henry and Adele (Marcoux) Gosselin. He was predeceased...

Obituaries > GOTTLIEB, MORTON

Services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday for Pfc. Gottlieb, who died July [21], 1944, while serving with the Marine Corps on Guam. He was 20. The youth, who attended Commerce High School, was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Louis Gottlieb, 2242 Blaine. A brother, Alfred, also...

Obituaries > GOUGELMANN, TUCKER P.

ARLINGTON, Va. (UPI) — Tucker Gougelmann, reportedly an ex-CIA agent who returned to Saigon to bring four adopted children out before Vietnam fell to the communists, was buried Friday in Arlington National Cemetery. Gougelmann missed the evacuation of U.S....

Obituaries > GOULDING, JOHN J.

John Joseph (Jack) Goulding, who brought to Los Angeles journalism as he did to life a sardonic but delightful demeanor shrouded in an omnipresent cloud of cigar smoke, died Wednesday [December 18, 1991] at the age of 73. Goulding, a tough-talking Brooklynite who...

Obituaries > GOVALETZ, JOHN J.

Washington—(AP)—Nine New Jersey men were among 309 naval forces casualties made public today by the Navy Department. The New Jerseyans: John J. Govaletz, sergeant, Marine Corps Reserve. Dead [July 27, 1944]. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Govaletz, 339 Washington St.,...

Obituaries > GRACE, JAMES W.

James Willard Grace, 96, quietly passed away April 28, 2014, in Harbor Springs, while reading the newspaper following his morning exercise class. A lifelong resident of Grosse Pointe, Mich., he moved to Emmet County three years ago to be close to his daughter, Susan...

Obituaries > GRAMMER, ROY R., JR.

Roy Robert Grammer, Jr. passed away at his residence in Slidell, La. on Thursday, February 7, 2008 at the age of 85. Roy was a native of Lenoir City, TN and a resident of Slidell, LA for the past five years, formerly of New Orleans, LA. Husband of the late Judith...

Obituaries > GRANT, ROBERT E.

Reburial services for Cpl. Robert Earl Grant, son of Mr. and Mrs. Matthew H. Grant, Route 1, Fort Atkinson, former Janesville residents, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Reining Funeral Home here. The Rev. Alban G. Tippins, pastor of St. John’s Community...

Obituaries > GRAVES, JOHN C. F.

A 49-year-old Redlands man died yesterday [November 7, 1966] from head injuries sustained Friday night in a fight in a Tri-City area bar west of Redlands, sheriff’s detectives reported. The victim was identified as John C. Graves, of 308 Mulvihill, who died at St....

Obituaries > GRAVES, KENNETH

Kenneth Graves, age 92, of Winter Haven, FL passed away Sunday October 25, 2015 in Winter Haven. Born June 4, 1923 in New Castle-On-Tyne England to Ernest and Jean Goodwin Graves. Mr. Graves came to Winter Haven from Big Pine Key in 1978. He had served 4 years in WWII...

Obituaries > GRAVES, RAYFIELD W.

Rayfield Graves, 79, 2707 Alhambra Circle, Nashville, a retired criminal investigator for the Internal Revenue Service, died Monday [May 26, 1997], Metro Bordeaux Hospital. Cause not disclosed. Services to be announced. The body was donated to Vanderbilt University...

Obituaries > GRAVES, WILLIAM V., JR.

Mr. Graves, 83, of South Amboy, died Dec. 31, 2006, in Bayshore Community Hospital, Holmdel. Born in Minneapolis, Minn., he had resided in South Amboy for the past 55 years. Before his retirement 18 years ago, he was employed by Celetex Corp. in Perth Amboy for 35...

Obituaries > GRAY, NEWTON E.

Newton Elgin Gray, 93, of Rock Spring, Georgia, died on Monday, January 4, 2016. He was born in Walnut Grove, Ga., to the late Newton Elgin Gray and Lula M. Wilson. He was a lifelong resident of LaFayette area and a graduate of LaFayette High School. He proudly served...

Obituaries > GRAY, OLIN M.

Olin M. Gray, age 89, of Godfrey, passed away Sunday, November 3, 2013, at Alton Memorial Hospital. He was born March 8, 1924, in Fairfield, IL, the son of Otto and Winnie (Wreath) Gray. He was a Raider in the U.S. Marine Corps, and received the Distinguished Service...

Obituaries > GRAY, ROBERT C.

SPRUCE PINE – Robert Carl Gray, 78, of 323 Carters Ridge Road, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2001, in Gainesville, Fla., following a heart attack after minor surgery. Born Sept. 3, 1922, in Hazard, Ky., he was a son of Robert Ernest and Lennie Combs Gray. He was preceded in...

Obituaries > GRAY, WILFORD O. B.

Wilford “John” Gray, 92, of Paducah, Kentucky passed away at 11:22 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Care Center of Lourdes Hospital. He was the retired owner and operator of a sheet metal business when he lived in California. He was a...

Obituaries > GRAYHEK, LEROY A.

Our sweet Papa died on February 11th [2014], the Feast of Our Lady of Lourdes, with family by his side. Roy recently told his family that he had lived a beautiful and full life, and that death would be the next “big adventure.” Roy was born on October 20, 1922 to...

Obituaries > GRCAR, NICK A.

Wisconsin counted at least 10 deaths on its roads during the weekend, boosting the state’s 1969 toll to 468 Sunday, still well behind the 536 on this date last year. Among the victims were three from Superior, Wis. They were: Nick Grcar, 43, who was killed late...

Obituaries > GREEN, BERNARD W.

Major Bernard W. Green, 26, U.S. Marine Corps, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Green, of Gradyville, was killed in action April 15 [1945], on Okinawa. He was awarded the Silver Star medal last July for holding the beachhead at Guam with his unit in the face of intensive...

Obituaries > GREEN, HENRY R.

Gunnery Sergeant Henry Green entered into eternal sleep in the early morning hours of November 5th, 2015 at Bay Pines Healthcare Center. He was 95. Henry was one of the first to land on Guadalcanal as a member of the First Marine Raider Battalion (Edson’s...

Obituaries > GREEN, J. D.

WEATHERFORD — J. D. Green, 92, beloved father, grandfather and friend, passed away on Monday, October 10, 2016, in his home. Memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorials: In lieu of usual remembrances donations may be made in memory of Captain J. D....

Obituaries > GREEN, MILES P.

Miles Parker Green, 81, died Friday, September 2, 2005 from cancer at Hospice Kavanagh House in West Des Moines. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, September 7, 2005 at Lawn Hill Cemetery in Stanhope, Iowa. Miles was born in Shelby, NC and lived in the...

Obituaries > GREEN, PAUL A.

Paul Adrian Green, former principal of Larkin High School in Elgin, Illinois, died February 2, 2002, aged 84, at Pinecrest Community in Mount Morris, Illinois. Paul was born June 10, 1917, in Byesville, Ohio, to Fred Finley Green and Jane Graham Tuck. He grew up in...

Obituaries > GREEN, SLONIE L.

Former Jones County Sheriff Slonie Loy Green, 63, of 127 Pine View Drive, died Sunday [November 10, 1985] at Jones County Community Hospital after a long illness. Green served as sheriff from 1972 to 1976, after having served as a justice of the peace in Jones County...

Obituaries > GREEN, WAYNE R.

The Navy Department announced recently the death [February 19, 1944] of Sgt. Wayne R. Green of the United States Marine Corps. He is the son of Mrs. Fern Green of 312 North Faulkner Street, Pampa.

Obituaries > GREENBOWE, FREDERICK D.

Frederick Douglas Greenbowe, 75, of Scottsdale, died July 3, 1997. He was born in Bayonne, N.J., and was a World War II Marine veteran. He was also a member of the American Watercolor Society and the Arizona Watercolor Association. Survivors include his son, Gary; and...

Obituaries > GREENE, ELMO D.

Elmo D. Greene of North Salem died Oct. 7 [2004] at Avon Health Center. He was 86. Born Sept. 26, 1918, in Jonesville, Va., he was a son of the late C. C. and Bessie Mae (Lawson) Greene. He was the widower of Frances (Neff) Greene. Mr. Greene was a U.S. Marine Corps...

Obituaries > GREENWAY, PAUL J.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Paul Joseph “P.J.” Greenway, 68, was offered today in St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 2315 Seneca St. He died Sunday [Nov. 29, 1992] in Mercy Hospital after a two-week illness. A World War II combat veteran, Greenway...

Obituaries > GREGERSON, WILLIAM C.

William C. Gregerson, 77, of Alderwood Manor, passed away on November 8 [1999] following a long battle with throat cancer. He passed peacefully in the comfort of his home with his family by his side. Bill was born on July 20, 1922 in St. John, North Dakota. Bill is...

Obituaries > GREGORY, GEORGE

A funeral service for George “Greg” Gregory, 81, who died Jan. 1, 2003, at his Gardnerville home, will be held today at 10 a.m. at FitzHenry’s Carson Valley Funeral Home in Gardnerville. Mr. Gregory was born April 26, 1921, in Albany, N.Y., to...

Obituaries > GRELLNER, LAWRENCE F.

Lawrence F. “Bud” Grellner, fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church Wednesday, August 5, 2015. Beloved husband of the late Helen Grellner (nee Wilhelm); dear father of Karolyn Tucker and Larry Grellner; dear grandfather of Lauren and Jared...

Obituaries > GRENIER, ROY P., JR.

Winchester, Mass., March 30 (AP)—Roy P. Grenier, 38, who lost his left arm in the battle of Okinawa as a member of the Marine Raiders, died yesterday [March 29, 1961]. He had been a high school football star in Maywood, Ill., and swimming coach at Illinois Wesleyan...

Obituaries > GRIDER, WILLIAM A.

William Allen Grider, 66, of of 310 Homeland Ave., Cantonment, died Wednesday afternoon [November 14, 1979] at a hospital. Mr. Grider, a native of Covington County, Ala., was a member of the Church of Christ and had resided in Escambia County for the past 21 years. He...

Obituaries > GRIFFIS, OAKLEY T.

A memorial service for Sgt. Griffis will be held Sunday afternoon, July 15, in the First Baptist Church at 6 p.m. James Maloy Post, the Legion, will observe the memorial and the Rev. Ward H. Crawford, pastor, will have the balance of the program. The sad news came to...

Obituaries > GRIFFITH, JOE B., JR.

Griffith, Joe Blocker (J.B.) January 7, 1920 – April 13, 2010 A native and lifelong resident of Dallas, J.B. Griffith went to Armstrong Elementary School, Highland Park High School where he was Valedictorian, “Most Popular Boy,” and captain of the...

Obituaries > GRIFFITH, SAMUEL B., II

CHESTERVILLE –Brig. Gen Samuel Blair Griffith II, 76, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret.), died at his Newport, R.I., home, March 27 [1983]. The family summer residence the past several years was at Norcross Pond Lodge here with mailing address, Mt. Vernon. He was a...

Obituaries > GRIFFITHS, WILLIAM O.

William O. Griffiths passed away at West Jefferson Medical Center on Wednesday, November 19, 2008. Beloved husband of fifty-nine years of Jean Fischer Griffiths. Loving father of Reserve Sgt. Wayne Griffiths, Sr. of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office 3rd...

Obituaries > GRIGGERS, MILTON A.

HALTOM CITY – Milton A. “Patches” Griggers, 79, a retired U.S. Postal Service supervisor, passed away Monday, July 8, 2002, at a Haltom City care center. Funeral: 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Mount Olivet Chapel. Burial: Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation:...

Obituaries > GRIGSBY, HOWARD L.

Word has been received here of the death Feb. 13 [1971] of Howard L. Grigsby, 49, of Baltimore, Md., former Indianapolis resident. He was a former instructor of the Butler University Student Players, and of the drama group of the Athenaeum Turners for several years....

Obituaries > GRIMWOOD, CHARLEY G.

Charles G. Grimwood, 74, of Nashville, formerly of Charlotte, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 1998 at the Hayes Green Beach Hospital, Charlotte after a short illness. Mr. Grimwood was born in Lansing the son of Charles G. and Edith Pearl (Moore) Grimwood. He had been a...

Obituaries > GUESS, CLAUDE T., JR.

Claude T. Guess, longtime resident Childress County resident, died at 3:25 p.m. Tuesday [November 17, 1959] in the Veterans Hospital at Waco after an illness of about two months. Funeral arrangements here are pending. Mr. Guess was a veteran of World War II and a...

Obituaries > GUILLEMIN, EDMOND L.

Former Jamestown resident Edmond ‘Gill’ Lucien Guillemin died Dec. 22 [2010] at his home in Carson City, Nev. He was 86. Born in Raymond, Madera County, to Lucien and Vi Guillemin, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Pacific during World War II and...

Obituaries > GUISTI, ROBERT J.

ELKO (AP) – A two-car collision has taken the life of Robert J. Guisti, 38, of Elko, police said Wednesday. He was injured Tuesday afternoon when his car and a car driven by John Churchfield, 17, of Elko collided, police said. Guisti died Tuesday night [October 23,...

Obituaries > GUITROZ, O’NEIL P.

O’Neil Paul Guitroz, a retired factory worker, died Monday [February 14, 1994] at St. Jude Hospital in Kenner. He was 80. Mr. Guitroz was born in Raceland, La., and lived In Kenner for many years. He served in the Navy Reserve from 1932 to 1936 and the Marine...

Obituaries > GUNDERSON, ALFRED L., JR.

Alfred L. Gunderson Jr., age 88, of Bloomington, passed away on February 24, 2012. Al was born on March 19, 1923 to Alfred and Lena Gunderson of South St. Paul. Al achieved the rank of Staff Sergeant in the Marine Corps and served during WWII and Korea. He was a...

Obituaries > GURKE, HENRY

BOUGAINVILLE, Jan. 13 (INS)—The graphic story of Marine Private Henry Gurke of Neche, N.D., who sacrificed his life by falling on a Jap hand grenade to protect a buddy was told today. In an early morning hour of Nov. 9 [1943], Privates Gurke and Donald G. Probst,...

Obituaries > GURMAN, HOWARD

Mr. Howard C. Gurman, 4922 S. Presa St., born in Clarksdale, Miss., Sept. 12, 1912, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 6, 1966 in a local hospital at the age of 53 years. The remains were sent via air to Clarksdale, Miss., where funeral services will be held from the National...

Obituaries > GUTHRIE, PHILIP J.

Philip Junior Guthrie, 83, of Fairfield Glade, passed away Sept. 28, 2006. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, at Christ Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Jerry Weeks and the Rev. Robert Hartenfeld officiating. Mr. Guthrie was born Jan. 20,...

Obituaries > GUYMON, REX G.

PRICE-Rex Gordon Guymon, age 92, passed away September 22, 2016 in Moab, Utah. He was born January 25, 1924 in Price, Utah to Orson H. and Crystal Behunin Guymon. Rex had four sisters and three brothers. At age 17, he hitchhiked to California to join the Marines. He...

Obituaries > GUZICK, JOHN

John Guzick, 63, of the Warrendale-Bayne Road, Marshall Township, died unexpectedly in his home, Saturday, June 19, 1982, following an apparent heart attack. Born Aug. 14, 1918, in Pittsburgh, the son of the late Michael and Frances Guzick, he resided in Marshall...

Obituaries > GYATT, EDWARD E.

Washington, Oct. 8—(UP)—Marine Pvt. Edward E. Gyatt, 22-year-old son of Mrs. Hilda Morell, of Syracuse, has been awarded the Silver Star Medal posthumously for bravery in action during the seizure of Tulagi from Jap forces. Assigned to duty in a listening post, Gyatt...

Obituaries > GYENESE, ERNEST J.

Ernest John Gyenese, 68, of Garden Grove, a retired Irvine Ranch Water District employee, died Sunday [August 9, 1992]. Visitation from 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Westminster Memorial Park Mortuary. Services at 11 a.m. Thursday at the mortuary. Burial at the Memorial...