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Obituaries > LABATT, ROBERT E.

Robert “Bob” Labatt, age 95, of Coon Rapids, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on December 21, 2015. Preceded in death by his parents, Allen and Elizabeth; brother, Allen (Helen) Jr.; first wife, Alice (Woods) Labatt; and granddaughter,...

Obituaries > LABAUGH, ROBERT W.

Robert W. Labaugh, 84, of Clifton died Thursday [July 20, 2006]. Before retiring, he was a manager for LaFavorite Rubber Co., Hawthorne. Previously, he worked for Uniroyal Co., Passaic. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and a member of the Marine Raider...

Obituaries > LABOUTELEY, ROGER B.

BLAIRSVILLE, Ga. — Mr. Roger Burton Labouteley, age 89, of Kiloran Way, Blairsville, passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2011 in the Union County Nursing Home following an extended illness. Mr. Labouteley was born on Jan. 1, 1922 in Palmer, the son of the late Gaston...

Obituaries > LABRECHE, EARL J.

Services 11:15 a.m. this Thursday at St. Luke’s Church for Earl J. LaBreche [May 19, 1975], 58, 2616 8th Ave. S., with Rev. Terry Regan officiating. Burial will be in the Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Obituaries > LABRECQUE, GERARD E.

Labrecque, Gerard E., 92, died Jan. 2nd [2012] at the Westerly Health Center. Born in Quebec, Canada, he was the son of the late Ovide E. and Marianna (Picard) Labrecque. Mr. Labrecque served in the U.S. Marine Corps during WW2. He worked for many years as a Machine...

Obituaries > LACASSE, RICHARD J.

Richard J. LaCasse passed away peacefully March 17, 2012, at his home in Bradenton, Fla. He was born in Flint, to Joseph and Myrtle LaCasse. He was a member of Edson’s Marine Raiders, receiving the Bronze Star and Purple Heart for service in World War II in the...

Obituaries > LACKEY, BLAINE W.

Wabasha, Minn.—(Special)—Private funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the E. B. Wise funeral home for Corporal Blaine Williams Lackey. The Rev. J. N. Barnett officiated. Corporal Lackey was born in St. Paul November 19, 1923 and came to Wabasha at the age...

Obituaries > LADEAU, BERNARD E.

Bernard Elliot LaDeau, age 88 of Antioch, TN passed away March 12, 2013. He was born June 6, 1924 in Winchendon, MA to Charles Francis and Maude Stratton LaDeau. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of 65 years, Hilda Elizabeth LaDeau. He is survived...

Obituaries > LADWIG, GERALD L.

Gerald “Jerry” Ladwig, 82 of St. Joseph passed away Monday [May 22, 2006] at Lakeland Specialty Hospital, Berrien Center. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, May 26th at Christ Lutheran Church, 4333 Cleveland Avenue,...

Obituaries > LAFONTAINE, JOHN M.

John M. LaFontaine, known throughout the world of Alcoholics Anonymous as “Big Book John,” died Monday, April 25, 2011 in San Diego, CA, at the age of 88. Born September 5, 1922, in Berthold, ND, he hopped a freight to Oregon and joined the U.S. Marine...

Obituaries > LAFRANCE, FREDERICK

Washington, Feb. 10 (U.P.) – The Navy Department today announced 112 casualties of the Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard. The list, which includes 11 dead and 80 wounded, names one local man. Sgt. Frederick LaFrance of the Marines is listed as missing [November 20,...

Obituaries > LAHUE, FOSTER C.

Foster C. LaHue, 78, a Marine Corps lieutenant general who retired in 1974 as chief of staff at Marine headquarters here, died of respiratory failure Feb. 12 [1996] at home in Ormond Beach, Fla. Gen. LaHue began his military career during World War II. As a platoon...

Obituaries > LAJOIE, O’NEIL G.

AUGUSTA — O’Neil Gerard Lajoie, of Mount Vernon Avenue, died on Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at the age of 88, at the Hospice Unit at the Veterans Affairs Medical and Regional Office Center at Togus. He was surrounded by his extensive family and the caring...

Obituaries > LAKE, DAVID J.

OCEAN GROVE – Final respects for Ocean Grove Police Chief David J. Lake, who died Monday [August 23, 1971] serving his community, were paid yesterday afternoon in a crowded St. Paul’s Church here. The town mourns the ex-Marine who joined the police force in 1953, gave...

Obituaries > LAMB, CHARLES T.

Retired Marine Lt. Col. Charles Thomas Lamb, a 30-year military veteran and a native of England, died yesterday [September 23, 1985] in a Portsmouth hospital after a long illness. He was 80. Col. Lamb, who joined the Marine Corps in 1923, was awarded the Navy Cross...

Obituaries > LAMBDIN, HOMER L.

Funeral services for Homer Lee Lambdin, a Middlesboro strip mine operator, will he conducted at the First Baptist Church at 11 a.m. tomorrow. The Middlesboro man died at 2:25 p.m. Saturday [July 17, 1965] in the Pineville Community Hospital following an accident at...

Obituaries > LAMBERSON, GEORGE B.

George B. Lamberson, 74, of Cheyenne, died Friday [November 24, 1995] at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Cheyenne. He was born June 30, 1921, in Clifton, N.J. He graduated from Montclair State Teachers College in New Jersey. Lamberson had worked for American...

Obituaries > LAMBERT, EARL M.

Earl M. Lambert passed away on Sunday October 5, 2008 at the age of 86 years. Beloved husband of Joyce Butler Lambert of Ponchatoula. Loving father of Earl M. Lambert II (Susan) of Houston, TX, Betty Lambert Tallo (Vincent O.) of Baton Rouge, Robert (Bobby) L. Lambert...

Obituaries > LAMBSON, ROBERT G.

Bob R.G. Lambson, 84, died early Thursday morning, December 18, 2008. He was born April 6, 1924, in the town of Leslie, Idaho, population 8. He grew up with his father in Boise, graduating from Boise High in 1941. He then visited his mother in Los Angeles, California,...

Obituaries > LAMBUTH, WARREN M.

Warren Marvin Lambuth, born April 24, 1921, passed away Jan. 27, 2014. He served in WWII with the U.S.M.C. Raiders (Silver Star, two Purple Hearts). Retired postmaster. Member of the Elks, Eagles, VFW. Survived by brother, Kenneth; and sister, Marjorie Evans; three...

Obituaries > LAMORA, RAYMOND O.

Raymond Oliver LaMora, 72, of 138 Main Street, Tupper Lake, died Sunday morning, October 22, 1995, at the Adirondack Medical Center in Saranac Lake. Born January 14, 1923, in Burke, New York, he was the son of Wilfred Dominic and Esther Amanda (Woolley) LaMora....

Obituaries > LAMOURIE, LOUIS L.

Louis L. LaMourie, age 77, a resident of Menominee, Michigan, passed away on Saturday, January 5, 2002 at the Menominee Care Center. He was born on April 1, 1924 in Cooks, MI to the late Omer and Adeline LaMourie. Louis married Estelle Butryn on October 9, 1944 in San...

Obituaries > LAMPLEY, EUGENE T., JR.

Funeral services for Mr. Eugene Thomas Lampley Jr., 86, of Bon Aqua, were held Friday, Dec. 26, 2008 at the chapel of the Taylor Funeral Home with Bro. Calvin Parker officiating. Burial followed at Parker Fowlkes Cemetery. Mr. Lampley died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008 at...

Obituaries > LANCASTER, ROBERT L., JR.

Funeral services for Robert L. Lancaster, 49, well-known sculptor, painter, educator, designer, consultant in art and architecture, and chairman of the art department in the School of Fine Arts at Southwestern University, who died at his home on May 1 [1974], were...

Obituaries > LANDIS, DONALD A.

Donald A. Landis, on Tuesday, April 29, 1997. Beloved husband of Glenda Landis, dear father, father-in-law, grandfather, uncle, cousin and friend. Funeral service will be held at Stygar’s Drehmann-Harral Chapel, 7733 Natural Bridge Road, on Friday, May 2, at 9 a.m....

Obituaries > LANDRUM, EDWARD C.

SCOTTSVILLE — Edward Carline “Sharpy” Landrum, 87, died May 26, 2009, at the Alvin C. York Veterans Facility in Murfreesboro, Tenn. He was born Feb. 11, 1922. He was a Marine Raider serving in World War II under Col. Roosevelt in the Pacific Theater and a...

Obituaries > LANE, ROBERT M.

Melbourne Beach–Robert M. Lane “Bob” went to his Heavenly Home March 29th, 2012, at age 88, with his family at his side. He was born July 10, 1923, in Little Rock, Arkansas. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, his son and daughter, their spouses,...

Obituaries > LANG, ALVIN J.

Alvin J. Lang, Monday, May 26 [1980]. Beloved husband of Adi Bel Lang (nee Hawkings); dear father of Mary Kay Steiner; dear brother of John Lang; dear father-in-law, grandfather, brother-in-law, uncle and cousin. Funeral from Kriegshauser’s West, 9450 Olive Blvd.,...

Obituaries > LANGDALE, BILLY P.

William P. “Billy” Langdale, Sr., age 88, of Valdosta, passed away December 12, 2009. Born on February 10, 1921, he was the youngest of four children to the late Judge Harley and Thalia Lee Langdale. Billy will be remembered for his compassion he spread...

Obituaries > LANIER, RUPERT

Alma – R. Lehman Lanier, 85, died Saturday afternoon [July 17, 2004] at his residence after a short illness. He was a native of Candler County, but had lived in Bacon County since 1960. He was the son of the late Jim Lanier and Lottie Williams Lanier and was...

Obituaries > LANO, ROBERT E.

Robert E. Lano, 84, of Oak Harbor, died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2007, in Cottage Cove at Riverview Senior Health Care Campus in Oak Harbor, surrounded by his loving children and grandchildren. He was born June 14, 1923, in Port Clinton, the son of the now deceased Charles...

Obituaries > LANSDALE, PAUL K.

Lansdale, Paul K., age 93, of Maitland, FL, passed away on Monday, January 30, 2012. Paul was born on May 8, 1918 in Atlanta, GA to the late Harrison G. and Dora Mae (Keller) Lansdale. Paul moved to Central Florida in the late 1920s and graduated from Orlando High...

Obituaries > LANSFORD, WILLIAM D.

Bill Lansford, 90, a Latino Marine and Army veteran who sought to bring honor to the contributions of other Latinos who served in the nation’s wars, died May 22 [2013] at his Playa del Rey home. The cause was complications of prostate cancer, his wife Ruth said....

Obituaries > LANTER, FLOYD E.

Floyd Lanter, 30, Cynthiana, was killed when struck by the southbound Hummingbird, crack Louisville and Nashville passenger train, just east of the railroad crossing in Walton, Sunday night [January 4, 1953]. The victim was identified from a hunting license found in a...

Obituaries > LAPP, NORMAN B.

Norman Lapp passed away June 20, 2005, at his home in Reno, Nevada, with his two children at his side. He was born in Penryn, California, March 6, 1921. He attended Placer Union High School and Sierra College when it was located in Auburn, and was a star basketball...

Obituaries > LAQUINTANO, JAMES J.

James Laquintano, 51, awarded the Navy Cross for extraordinary heroism on Okinawa during the Second World War, died Sunday [July 14, 1968] in Nazareth Hospital. He lived at 7158 Edmund St. Mr. Laquintano, an auto mechanic and former Marine Corps sergeant, also held...

Obituaries > LARSON, BERENT L.

Seven Southland members of the armed forces yesterday were announced as missing in action and one was reported dead. Four soldiers were reported missing in the European area and one in the North African area. The Navy Department announced one dead and two missing in...

Obituaries > LARSON, FRANKLIN O.

Franklin Oscar Larson, 85, retired farmer, of Elgin died Sunday [February 15, 2009]. Survived by wife Estelle. Visitation 5 p.m. today, Elgin Funeral Home. Services 1 p.m. Wednesday, Elgin Cemetery.

Obituaries > LARTZ, JOHN F., JR.

John F. “Jack” Lartz, 76, a retired official of the U.S. Information Agency and a veteran of World War II, died of a heart ailment March 22, 1999 at his home on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. Mr. Lartz was a Washington native and a graduate of...

Obituaries > LASCH, ALBERT G.

LODI – Albert G. Lasch, 79, of Lodi, died Friday, June 3 [1994], at Medina General Hospital, after a four-month illness. He was born in 1914 in Milwaukee, Wis., to Gustav and Mary (Cox) Lasch and married Alma Pickering. She survives. He had served with the U.S. Marine...

Obituaries > LATHAM, CECIL W.

Cecil Webster Latham, 48, was dead on arrival at John Sealy Hospital Sunday [July 26, 1970] at 11 p.m. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 10:45 a.m. from J. Levy and Brother Funeral Home, followed by a mass at 11 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church. The Rev. T....

Obituaries > LAUGHLIN, ARTHUR J., JR.

Arthur John Laughlin Jr., 68, a retired Parker high school teacher, died March 4, 1987, in Parker. Survivors include his wife, Daisy; daughters, Patricia Boutwell and Val Gean Goligoski; and sons, Bruce and Mike Anthony. Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Parker...

Obituaries > LAUGHLIN, GORDON W.

Gordon Wilson Laughlin, 56, of 552 E. 10th St., Beaumont, died Saturday [January 4, 1975] in Redlands. Born in McDonald County, Mo., he had lived in Beaumont for 14 years. Laughlin owned and operated the Beaumont Ave. Barber Shop in Beaumont. He was a veteran of World...

Obituaries > LAVENDER, ROBERT F.

DURANT—Services for Robert F. Lavender, 49, Bromide, will be conducted Saturday at 2:30 p.m. in the First Baptist Church of Bromide. The Rev. Don Foster will be in charge of the services with burial in Connerville Cemetery. Mr. Lavender died Wednesday [April 19, 1972]...

Obituaries > LAVEZZI, VICTOR M.

Victor M. Lavezzi, Saturday, May 6, 2000, fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church. Beloved husband of Dorothy J. Lavezzi (nee Cordes); dearest father of Suzanne C. (Bernard) Geiger and Barbara J. (Stan) Kammerer; dear grandfather of Eric, Greg, David and...

Obituaries > LAW, ROBERT D., JR.

A resident of St. Francisville and native of Baton Rouge, Bob went to be with our Lord on Wednesday Oct. 15, 2008. He was 84, born May 2, 1924, in Mansfield. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend. Visiting at Charlet Funeral Home...

Obituaries > LAWRENCE, MONTE E.

Monte was born in Enola, Nebraska on June 21, 1922. He was one of nine children, 4 brothers and 4 sisters, born to Samuel Fletcher Lawrence and Jennie Lenore Eastburn. All of the above are now predeceased except for his brother, Gilbert, of Gardena, California. Monte...

Obituaries > LAWRENCE, ROBERT D.

ASHVILLE – Robert Dunning Lawrence, the former owner of Ideal Television Inc., went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2003. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday t Oakley Baptist Church. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. The family will...

Obituaries > LAWSON, FRANK J.

Mrs. Ben McThompson received word Wednesday that her nephew Frank Joe Lawson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Vol Lawson of Maysville, was killed in action in Korea December 7 [1950]. Young Lawson was a member of the 1st Marine Division and had served with the Marines since...

Obituaries > LAYLAND, EDWARD R.

Edward R. Layland, 86, of Detroit Lakes, died Sunday, November 1, 2009 at the Emmanuel Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes. Edward Richard Layland was born to Charles and Belle (Raynard) Layland on Sept. 5, 1923 in LaCrosse, Wis. He grew up and attended school in LaCrosse....

Obituaries > LAYMAN, JAMES L.

James Lorence Layman Sr., 72, Indianapolis, died Saturday [August 6, 1994]. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Stirling-Gerber Funeral Home, with calling from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today. He had been a heat treater for Naval Avionics Center 25 years, retiring in 1983....

Obituaries > LAYNE, EDWARD E.

Edward “Ed” Eugene Layne, 89, of Fremont, died Thursday, September 5, 2013, at Nye Legacy in Fremont. Edward was born March 7, 1924 in Detroit, Michigan. Ed grew up in Rockwood, Tennessee with his beloved mother, Nora, his stepfather, Bruce Kirkland, and his siblings....

Obituaries > LAZENBY, PHILLIP

Former Palmer resident Phillip Lazenby, 85, went to be with the Lord on Jan. 28 [2009] in Bellevue, Wash. Mr. Lazenby was born April 29, 1923, in Long Beach, Calif., to Ivy and Alfred Lazenby. He joined the Marine Corps during WWII and fought in many battles in the...

Obituaries > LAZETICH, WILLIAM V.

William V. (Bill) Lazetich was born Oct. 16, 1916, to Peter and Mary Lazetich. One of nine children, he grew up on the family dairy farm in Anaconda. He attended Lost Creek School and Anaconda High where he played basketball on the State Championship “Wonder...

Obituaries > LEAKE, JOHN C.

WOODRUFF – John Calhoun Leake, 44, died Saturday [January 10, 1970]. A native of Greenville County, son of Mrs. Mary Bryson Leake of Simpsonville and the late John H. Leake, he was a member of Fountain Inn Presbyterian Church, the American Legion and the VFW, a...

Obituaries > LEARST, MELVIN J.

Melvin J. Learst, age 88, a lifetime resident of Clinton Township, died Sunday, March 15, 2009, at South Haven Community Hospital. He was born October 27, 1920, in Chatham, Ontario, Canada to Albert and Dora (Deacon) Learst. Melvin, though a Canadian, served with the...

Obituaries > LEBLEU, ELMO

Pvt. Elmo LeBleu, son of Mr. and Mrs. Pascal LeBleu of Lake Charles, was killed in action [July 9, 1943] while on duty with the U.S. Marines; his family was notified this week. Pvt. LeBleu had been in the Marines since September, 1942. Surviving him besides his...

Obituaries > LECLERC, ARTHUR E.

Arthur “Earl” LeClerc, 90, of Shelbyville, passed away Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Ashford Place Health Campus. He was born Jan. 29, 1924, to Elmer LeClerc and Pearl LeClerc in Shelby County. He married Maxine (Patterson) LeClerc on Nov. 10, 1946, and she preceded...

Obituaries > LEE, ALLEN J.

Allen Joseph Lee passed away at East Jefferson Hospital at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at the age of 86. He was a lifelong resident of Metairie, LA. Mr. Lee worked for Hotard and Webb(Civil Engineers), Delerno’s Restaurant, Lee’s Cleaners, and the...

Obituaries > LEEMAN, VIRGIL S.

Virgil Stanton Leeman, 92, passed away December 7, 2013. Virgil was born November 7, 1921, in Roberts, Wisconsin. Virgil moved from Wisconsin 17 years ago to build his dream home in Marble. Virgil enlisted in the U.S. Marines January 5, 1942; he was a member of...

Obituaries > LEFRANCOIS, WILFRED S.

WATERTOWN — Maj. Wilfred S. LeFrancois, 51, of Carlsbad, Calif., formerly of Watertown and Syracuse, for 23 years with the U.S. Marines, died in a hospital in Japan on June 9 [1952] from gunshot wounds received in Korea where he was serving on combat duty. Maj....

Obituaries > LEGGOTT, C. T.

Word was received here today of the death of a former 10-year resident of Hobbs, C. T. Leggott, 46, who died this morning [May 12, 1967] about 2 a.m. in a San Diego, Calif. hospital, the apparent victim of a heart attack. The Leggott family lived in Hobbs from 1955 to...

Obituaries > LEGINO, ELI

Eli Legino, age 83, of Omaha [June 15, 2006]. Preceded in death by parents, Steve and Mary; brothers, Dan and Nick; sister, Betty Lou Beno. Survived by loving wife, Ann; sons, Ronny and wife, Susan of Topeka, KS, Donny of Parker, CO, Lonny and wife, Mary of Omaha,...

Obituaries > LEMISTER, GEORGE F.

George F. Lemister, 87, former Valley Resident, died at Van Duyn Home and Hospital on Monday [August 18, 2008]. Born in Syracuse, NY he was an employee of General Electric and a bartender at the Valley Legion. George was a Marine Veteran of WW II serving in the...

Obituaries > LEMKE, EDGAR H.

Edgar H. Lemke, 49, of 431 E. Park St., died of an apparent heart attack at 12:30 a.m. today [March 31, 1973]. Mr. Lemke was under the care of a physician for heart trouble for the last six years. He died at 136 Bunn St., property which he owned and rented. He was...

Obituaries > LEMON, RAY C.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in the Midwest City Funeral Chapel for Ray Conrad Lemon, 31, of 2001 Pearson Drive, former Marine Raider, who died at his home Friday morning [October 9, 1953]. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Lemon was born in Oklahoma City...

Obituaries > LENKOSKI, HENRY F.

Henry F. Lenkoski , 80, of Zion, died on Saturday, July 13, 2002 at Midwestern Regional Medical Center, Zion. Henry was born June 22, 1922 in Pittsburgh, PA. He was a member of Laborers International Union of North America, Local #300 of California, and he served with...

Obituaries > LENTZ, PAUL W.

CONCORD – Paul Weir Lentz, 80, of 456 Brook Valley Court, N.E., Concord, died at home on September 18, 1997. Service will be at First Presbyterian Church on Saturday, September 20, at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery. The family will receive...

Obituaries > LENZ, NORMAN J.

Norman J. Lenz, 85, of Sebewaing, died Saturday, February 25, 2006, at Aleda E. Lutz VA Medical Center in Saginaw following a four-month illness. He was born May 13, 1920 in Sebewaing, son of the late Roman and Amelia (Strochein) Lenz. He was married to Katherine M....

Obituaries > LENZ, PAUL A.

Paul A. Lenz, age 86, of Venice, Florida, passed away on January 22, 2010. He was born on December 6, 1923 in Houghton, Michigan. He was a Professional Civil Engineer in Alton, Illinois and served as Alton Mayor for 16 years. He moved to Venice in 1988, worked for the...

Obituaries > LENZI, JERRY P.

Jerry Peter Lenzi, age 96, beloved son of John and Philomena Lenzi passed away peacefully on June 28, 2015. Born in East Rochester, New York on February 24, 1919, he proudly served in the United States Marine Corps (1st Marine Division, 3rd Marine Raider Battalion...

Obituaries > LEON, NORMAN F.

Norman F. Leon, age 67; retired deputy, Los Angeles Sheriff’s Dept.; deceased June 28, 1992. Service dates: February 11, 1952 to September 6, 1963. Funeral service is private.

Obituaries > LEPIEN, CALVIN A.

Services for Calvin Lepien, 80, of Redford Township were today, Thursday, Jan. 9, in Fisher Funeral Home, with burial at Parkview Cemetery. Officiating was the Rev. Mearl Bradley, Michigan State Police Chaplain. Mr. Lepien was born July 14, 1922, in Ann Arbor, and...

Obituaries > LESKO, FRANK A.

Frank Lesko, age 79, of Bethel Park, on June 13, 1996; beloved husband of Violet Lesko, father of Randall, Richard, Rachael Giuliani, and Andre Bellis; also survived by three grandchildren; brother of the late John Lesko and the late Mary Cimmaroli. Mr. Lesko was a...

Obituaries > LETHCO, PAUL B.

Paul Burnette Lethco, 36, of 5642 Linden Ave., died Sunday [June 15, 1956]. Surviving are the wife, Anona B. and parents, Mr. and Mrs. William C. Lethco. Interment in Knox County, Tenn. Mottell’s & Peek Mortuary in charge.

Obituaries > LEVIT, MARTIN

Martin Levit died August 31, 1999, at Menorah Medical Center of renal cancer. He donated his body to the University of Kansas Medical Center for research and instruction. A memorial service will be 10 a.m. Saturday, September 11, at All Souls Unitarian Church. Kindly...

Obituaries > LEWANDOWSKI, STEPHEN J.

Steve J. Lewandowski [February 6, 1974], age 53 yrs., veteran of U.S. Marine Corps (Carlson Raiders WWII), husband of the lateLiesolotte, nee Rathgeber; fond father of Ernest, Karen and Steven; brother of Walter and the late John. Memorial services Tuesday, Feb. 12, 8...

Obituaries > LEWIS, DAVID W.

Cpl. David W. Lewis, 29, son of Mr. and Mrs. John H. Lewis, 1104 Vine Street, was killed recently [July 21, 1944] in the Pacific war zone, according to a telegram received by his parents from the Navy Department. Prior to entering the Marine Corps in January, 1942,...

Obituaries > LEWIS, GEORGE B.

Mr. George Byrd “Runt” Lewis, Jr., age 81, a native of Marengo County, AL and a longtime resident of Mobile, died on Thursday, September 5, 2002 at a local health care facility. He was a member of Springhill Avenue United Methodist Church and member of...

Obituaries > LEWIS, JOHN O.

WASHINGTON, Aug. 20—(AP)—The Navy announced today that two men from West Virginia had died while on duty. They were John O. Lewis [July 20, 1943], of the Marine Corps, son of Mrs. Julia Lewis of Eccles, and Fred Mahon, son of Rush Mahon of Ragland.

Obituaries > LEWIS, KENNETH L.

WASHINGTON, Aug. 10—(AP)—The Navy announced today 71 casualties, including 17 dead, 14 wounded and 40 missing. In addition, six names of naval personnel were included in the list whose status has been changed officially from missing to dead. This brings to 28,120 the...

Obituaries > LIAPIS, PETER P.

PRICE/BULLHEAD CITY, Ariz. – Peter Paul Liapis, age 83, passed away peacefully July 29, 2007 at his home in Bullhead City, Ariz. He was born Oct. 31, 1923 in Mohrland to Paul and Foto Lambrinos Liapis. Married Alberta Leo in the Greek Orthodox Church in Price...

Obituaries > LICHTENSTEIN, EARNEST

On Wednesday, December 24, 1997, Earnest Lichtenstein, beloved husband of Rae Lichtenstein; father of Mark Robert Lichtenstein of Pittsburgh, Judy and David Rundell of Chicago, IL, Susan and Ted Semaya of Larchmont, NY and Debbie and Mark Davis of Pittsburgh; brother...

Obituaries > LIEBIG, CHARLES W.

Charles William Liebig, 85, of Seal Beach, formerly of San Diego, died Dec. 14 [2006]. He was born in St. Joseph, Mo., and was a district chief for San Diego County Social Services. He served in the Marine Corps during World War II and was a member of the American...

Obituaries > LIGHTFOOT, RAYMOND L.

Raymond Lightfoot, beloved husband of Sally (nee Harris) Lightfoot; devoted father of Kenneth Ray (Connie) Lightfoot, Patricia Carol (Vaughn) Burkhard and Connie (Rob) Robinson; brother of Arthur Rahe and Joyce (Norman) Penley; also survived by eight grandchildren,...

Obituaries > LILLIG, LEROY S.

LeRoy Stephen Lillig died Thurs., Feb. 14, 2008, at Mercy Hospital in Iowa City after an extended illness. He lived 89 years, 9 months and 24 days. LeRoy was born April 21, 1918, in Keota, the son of Peter and Anna (Meicher) Lillig. He attended St. Mary’s School in...

Obituaries > LINDBERG, CHARLES W.

Charles Lindberg, the Marine who raised the first American flag at Iwo Jima during WWII, died Sunday [June 24, 2007] at the age of 86. Soon after Chuck Lindberg helped raise the first American flag atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima, he returned to the...

Obituaries > LINDER, DAVID B.

David B. Linder, age 80, of Loretto, formerly of South Minneapolis, died March 28, 2003. He is survived by his devoted wife, Verna, of 55 years; son, David & daughter-in-law Catherine; sister, Priscilla Lea, and niece, Cindy Lea. Preceded in death by daughter,...

Obituaries > LINDSEY, CHARLES L.

Charles Luin Lindsey, on Sunday, April 17, 1998. Beloved husband of Margaret Lindsey (nee Palisch), dear brother of Leo Lindsey and Melba White, dear son-in-law of Grace Palisch, our dear brother-in-law, uncle, great-uncle, nephew, cousin and friend. Funeral from...

Obituaries > LINDSEY, DAVID G.

David Garvin Lindsey, Sr., 85, of Roanoke, died Saturday evening, December 23, 2006 at his home. Garvin was a Staff Sergeant serving with the United States Marine Corps (Edson’s Raiders) during World War II. After leaving the military, he and his late brother,...

Obituaries > LINTING, HILBERT F.

Hilbert F. Linting, Sr., age 79, August 5, 2002. Beloved husband of the late Jeanette. Loving father of Carol, Larry (Gloria), Judy (Chet), Willie, Linda (Duane) and Katie (Paul). Dearest grandfather of Michele, Jennifer, Samantha, Nicole and great-granddaughter...

Obituaries > LINTON, FRED C.

MELLEN — Fred C. Linton, 77, of Mellen, died Saturday, Aug. 14, 1999, at Mellen Manor Nursing Home. He was born Dec. 9, 1921, in Indianapolis, Ind., the son of the Rev. Thomas and Bess Linton. He graduated from Lebanon, Indiana High School. On Jan. 9, 1946, in...

Obituaries > LINTZ, ANTHONY P.

Anthony Pious Lintz died on September 21, 2005 at age 88. His beloved wife of nearly 60 years, Alice Stevens Lintz, died October 12, 2003 at age 92. “Tony’ was a member of the U.S. Marine Corps, 1st Marine Raider Battalion, known as Edson’s Raiders....

Obituaries > LIOLIOS, STEVE

Steve Liolios, 79, of Phoenix, a retired ironworker, died April 16, 1993. He was born in Missouri, and was a Marine Corps veteran. Survivors include his sister, Virginia L. Ruston. No services are planned. Botimer Funeral Home Inc.

Obituaries > LIPPOLD, JACK E.

Marine Corporal Jack Lippold, one of the four soldiers who planted the American flag atop Mount Suribachi, was killed [February 21, 1945] on Iwo Jima. Though his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John Lippold, now live in Phoenix, Arizona, he was reared in Wymore. On Iwo he...

Obituaries > LIPPOLD, WILLIAM F., JR.

William F. Lippold, 71, of Yuma died Aug. 4, 1994, at his home following a long struggle with leukemia. Born June 1, 1923, at Attica, Ind., he worked 30 years for International Harvester in various positions, including western regional manager of its truck division...

Obituaries > LIPSCOMB, NATHAN A.

Nathan “Nate” Lipscomb [March 15, 2012] was born on March 22, 1917. After high school he joined the U.S. Marines in 1936. He served in the South Pacific campaigns of World War II, Guadalcanal, 2nd Raider Bn., Carlson’s Raiders, and was awarded the Silver...

Obituaries > LITTLE, DONALD J.

HANOVER–Donald J. Little, 86, died at 10:25 a.m. Friday, December 28, 2007, at Plum Creek Health Care Center. He was the loving husband of Mary E. Lawrence Little for over 61 years. Born in Mt. Misery, Pa., on June 26, 1921, he was the son of the late Thomas...

Obituaries > LITTLE, JACK C.

Jack Calvin Little, 45, 135 Dow Road, Punta Gorda, Monday, May 20, 1968. Born in Saint Clair County, Ala. In Punta Gorda from Birmingham, Ala. Was manager Punta Gorda Gas Co. Member Baptist Church. Survived by his wife Joann; and two sons, Nicky and Tommy, both of...

Obituaries > LITTLEJOHN, MARVIN L.

PHILLIPSBURG – Marvin L. Littlejohn, 70, died Thursday, Jan. 27, 1994, at Research Medical Center, Kansas City, Mo. He was born April 6, 1923, in Palisade, Colo., to Leroy and Beatrice (Gabbert) Littlejohn. He married Hope Culbertson June 15, 1956, in Phillipsburg. He...

Obituaries > LIVERSEDGE, HARRY B.

Brig. Gen. Harry B. Liversedge, famed fighting Marine and former Olympic Games and University of California star athlete, died yesterday [November 25, 1951]. General Liversedge, 57, succumbed at the Naval Medical Center at Bethesda, Md., after a major surgical...

Obituaries > LIVINGSTON, ROBERT H., JR.

Allegany, NY — Robert H. Livingston, Jr., a resident of The Pines since 2005, died Friday [September 15, 2006] in the Olean General Hospital after a long illness. Born May 30, 1923 in Jamestown, NY, he was the son of Robert H. and Alice E. Erwin Livingston. On...

Obituaries > LOAR, JACOB M.

MIDLOTHIAN — Jacob Melvin Loar, 86, of Midlothian, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009, at the Frostburg Nursing Center. Jacob was born on March 10, 1922, in Loartown. He was the son of the late Jacob and Edith (Fatkin) Loar. He was preceded in death by a sister, Ruth Hester....

Obituaries > LOCK, JOHN H.

Funeral services for John Henry Lock, 49, of 717 Westchester, will be held at 3:30 p.m. tomorrow at Cage-Mills Funeral Chapel with the Rev. A. C. Bell, pastor of First Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Seaside Memorial Park. Lock was dead on arrival at...

Obituaries > LOCKHART, JESSE C.

PEORIA – Dr. Jesse C. Lockhart, 81, of 412 E. Highpoint Road died at 6:25 p.m. Thursday, July 7, 1994, at his residence. Born July 23, 1912, in Brady, Texas, to A. F. and Alice Cone Lockhart, he married Dorothy Heidrich on April 1, 1950, in Peoria. She survives. Also...

Obituaries > LOCKWOOD, HARRY A.

Harry Albert Lockwood, 86, of Monroe died Thursday [January 17, 2008]. At his request, no funeral or memorial services will be held. Cremation will take place and the ashes interred at Roselawn Memorial Park, LaSalle. Arrangements are under the direction of Rupp...

Obituaries > LOEFFEL, HAROLD P.

The funeral of Harold Loeffel, 47, of 1009 74th St., North Bergen, will be Tuesday. Mr. Loeffel apparently suffered a heart seizure yesterday [December 13, 1968] while driving south on Kennedy Boulevard at 70th Street, police said. The auto crossed the roadway and...

Obituaries > LOFTON, THOMAS K.

Thomas Kelsey Lofton [January 20, 1973], born 52 years ago in Mississippi. Was member of El Bekal Shrine, Five Points Lodge No. 779 F&AM, VFW and DAV. Survived by wife, Helen of Garden Grove; mother, Flossie Lofton; son, Robin Belza; brother, Dan Martin Lofton....

Obituaries > LOGAN, EDWARD O.

Edward O. Logan, born in Lafayette, LA on January 12, 1924, died April 28, 2002. The son of Lawrence and Anna Villere Logan. Graduated from Lafayette Senior High School, attended USL, now UL. Enlisted in the Marine Corps upon graduation from high school where he...

Obituaries > LONDO, RAYMOND J.

ONTONAGON — Raymond “Buck” Londo, 71, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 21, 1995 at the Ontonagon Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 24, 1995 at 11 a.m. from the Holy Family Catholic Church in Ontonagon, the Rev. David Harris...

Obituaries > LONEY, ROBERT C.

ROCKFORD, Ill. — Robert “Bob” C. Loney, 85, Rockford, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 30, 1921, to Robert and Betty Kietch Loney, and married Eileen Jennemann on April 23, 1960, in St. Louis. Bob worked as a...

Obituaries > LONG, JERRY F.

Jerry F. Long, 86, of Buckeye, AZ passed away August 20, 2010. He was a U.S. Marine veteran of World War II. Visitation on Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at Buckeye Funeral Home. Funeral services on Thursday morning at 10:30 a.m. at the First Southern Baptist...

Obituaries > LONGLEY, ROBERT L.

Robert L. Longley, 81, of Locust Grove died Monday [October 31, 2005] at Select Specialty Hospital in Atlanta following an extended illness. Born in Fulton, N.Y., to the late Carlton Longley and Eva Chetney Longley, he lived in Georgia since the late 1960s. He served...

Obituaries > LORD, WILLIAM F., JR.

Reburial services for Pfc. [William F.] Lord will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at White Chapel Cemetery under auspices of William Lord Detachment, Marine Corps League. Pfc. Lord was 20 when he was killed May 21, 1945, on Okinawa. Born in Detroit, he was graduated from Denby...

Obituaries > LORENCE, EDMUND G.

Reverend Edmund Gene Lorence, 93, of Minneapolis, passed away March 19, 2016. He was born February 6, 1923 to Edward and Blanche Lorence on a farm near Dassel, MN. He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife Dorothy; sister Marion Dahlberg; brother Lloyd;...

Obituaries > LOSHEK, JAMES R.

Private James R. Loshek, Marine Raider, was killed in action in the South Pacific in July [July 21, 1943]. Known as “Jim” to the school era of ’40-’43, he is the first loss to be so greatly felt by present students. Jim was widely known for his activity in...

Obituaries > LOVE, EARL W.

Earl W. Love, of Willcox died May 17, 2006 in Tucson at the age of 84. He was born in Wichita, Kan. on March 2, 1922. Earl served in the U.S. Marines during WW II. He retired from the carpenter union in 1984, was a lifetime member of the VFW Post No. 1512 in Lemon...

Obituaries > LOVELAND, DARRELL A.

BRIGHAM CITY – Our loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, Darrell “Sarge” Ault Loveland, 93, passed away on Wednesday, December 21, 2016, at his home, surrounded by his loving...

Obituaries > LOVIN, LOUIS A.

The Navy today announced that four district men have been killed, eight have been wounded and three are missing in action. The announcement came in the Navy’s 12th casualty list, and covered the period from Aug. 31 to Sept. 6. The dead were: Marine Private Louis A....

Obituaries > LOWE, ROBERT J.

Robert Jay Lowe [February 25, 2016] was born in Detroit, Michigan, and enlisted for military service in 1942 and became a Navy corpsman. He was assigned to a Marine Corps combat unit, then volunteered for the 1st Marine Raider Battalion, 4th Marines, 6th Marine...

Obituaries > LOWMAN, QUINCY J., JR.

Quincy J. Lowman, Jr., manager of Southern Area Producing, died suddenly in Beirut on March 29 [1970] at the age of 46. Mr. Lowman was in Lebanon attending the current session at the Middle East Center for Advanced Studies at Shemian. A Texan by birth, Lowman received...

Obituaries > LOWNSBURY, ORIN J.

Orin J. Lownsbury, born April 20, 1922 in Eagle Bend, MN and died April 16, 2005 in Minneapolis. He retired from Northwest Airlines and was preceded in death by Gen, his bride of 54 years and 2 grandchildren, Staci, 1 year and Dan Thornton, 26 years. Survived by his...

Obituaries > LOWRY, HAROLD E.

Pfc. Harold E. Lowry of the Marine Corps, age 23, son of Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Lowry of Madera, California, formerly of Cullman, has been reported killed in action [July 27, 1944] in the South Pacific war zone according to a message from the War Department to his parents...

Obituaries > LOY, JOSEPH F.

Joseph F. Loy, 86, of Brookline, passed away peacefully Monday, May 2, 2011, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband for 56 years of the late Bernice A. Loy; loving father of Ken (Joanne) Loy, Marianne (Harry) Neel, Timothy and Nancy Loy,...

Obituaries > LUBURICH, GEORGE

George Luburich Sr., 64, of Park Ridge, died Aug. 24 [1987]. He was born in Illinois on Sept. 23, 1922. Mr. Luburich is survived by his wife, Victoria Lorraine; his daughter, Melissa (Alan) Bear; his grandchildren, George, Christina and Adam; his sisters, Petra (the...

Obituaries > LUCAS, MARCEL R.

Taftville – Mr. Marcel “Lucky” Lucas, of 53 Providence St., passed away Sunday morning [May 6, 2007] at Haven Health Center of Jewett City. He was born in Taftville on June 29, 1924 the son of Philippe and Opalma (St. George) Lucas. Mr. Lucas was a...

Obituaries > LUCKEMEYER, ALLEN A.

Allen ‘Dick’ A. Luckemeyer, 79, Sauk Rapids, MN, died Sunday, October 21, 2001 at the St. Cloud Hospital. Funeral services will be Thursday, October 25, 2001 at 11:00 a.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church, St. Cloud, MN. Friends may call Wednesday, October 24,...

Obituaries > LUDFORD, PHILIP B., JR.

Sgt. Philip B. Ludford, U.S.M.C., Carlson Raider and 5th Marine Division, 27th Regiment, Co. E. Died in action, March 6, 1945, on Iwo Jima, beloved son of Mr. and Mrs. Philip B. Ludford. Funeral Saturday, 9:30, from chapel, 4611 N. Lincoln Avenue, to Queen of Angels...

Obituaries > LUDWICK, OLIVER D., JR.

Oliver D. Ludwick, 83, died at 10:17 p.m. April 30, 2004, at Richland Manor, Bluffton, Ohio. He was born February 11, 1921, in Dayton, Ohio to Oliver D. and Osa Chaney Ludwick Sr., who preceded him in death. In 1948, in Springfield, he married Bettie L. Ridenour, who...

Obituaries > LUEBKE, EUGENE H.

PINE LAKE – Eugene H. Luebke, 47, of Hartland Rt. 3, a supervisor at the Wisconsin School For Boys at Wales for about 15 years, died Saturday [July 31, 1971] at Elmbrook Memorial Hospital, Brookfield, after a long illness. A veteran of World War II, he is survived by...

Obituaries > LUEDTKE, EDWARD T.

Marine Pfc. Edward T. Luedtke, 20-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. William H. Luedtke, of 826 North Mason, was killed in action [July 21, 1944] in the Central Pacific, his parents have been notified by the War Department. The date and place of his death were not reported,...

Obituaries > LUGER, JOHN L.

John L. Luger, 84, longtime Libby resident, died Oct. 1, 2009 at his daughter’s residence in Spokane, Wash. He was born at Linz Oberöfterreich, Austria on Feb. 23, 1925 to John and Maria (Schuller) Luger. He moved to the United States in 1931. Living in Wisconsin, he...

Obituaries > LUSHER, LLOYD R.

Services for Cpl. Lloyd R. Lusher, 30, a Marine who was killed September 11 [1951] in Korea, will be held at 1:30 o’clock Saturday at the Mt. Washington Baptist Church. Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery. The body will be at the Carson Chapel, Independence, until...

Obituaries > LUST, LOUIS L.

Louis Lawrence Lust, 46, 2610 Deaton Street, died at 10:40 p.m., Monday [June 25, 1962], in a Lake Charles hospital. He died of a heart attack. Funeral services will be held at the University Methodist Church, at 4 p.m., Wednesday, with Rev. James L. Stovall, pastor...

Obituaries > LUTEY, CECIL F.

CONCORD – Cecil F. Lutey, 79, died Saturday, Nov. 3, 2001, at his residence in Concord. He was born in Big Bay, Mich., on Dec. 3, 1921, to Wesley and Marguerite (nee Pratt) Lutey. Cecil served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II, fighting at...

Obituaries > LYONS, MONTAGUE B., JR.

Montague B. Lyons, Jr., born December 29, 1915, passed away in a local hospital Friday, November 14, 2003. He was a 1933 graduate of Murphy High School and served with the U.S. Marine Corps during WWII and Korean War. He was a retiree of GM&O and ICG Railroad and...

Obituaries > LYONS, THEODORE V.

Lyons, Pfc. Theodore, United States Marine Corps, killed in action July 21, 1944, at Guam. Beloved son of Lawrence J. and Mary (nee Verbofsky), brother of Thomas J. Timothy A., Carol Ann, Terry, and the late Lawrence, Jr.; late residence, 13602 Beachwood Ave. Friends...