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Obituaries > SABATELLI, MARIO L.

Mario L. Saatelli, of Farmingdale, died on April 21, 1999. Husband of the late Helen. Father of Thomas and James (Rosalba). Grandpa of Jennifer and Jessica. Also survived by two sisters and one brother. Arrangements were made by the McCourt & Trudden Funeral Home,...

Obituaries > SACKETT, JACK C.

Jack C. Sackett, 79, of Spring Hill, died Tuesday, March 25, 2003 at Oak Hill Hospital in Spring Hill. Born in Hallstead, Pa., he came here five years ago from Norwick, N.Y. He was the police chief with the Norwich Police Department. He was a Marine Corps veteran and...

Obituaries > SADOWSKI, NORBERT C.

Norbert C. Sadowski, born to eternal life on July 28, 2007, age 85. Beloved husband of Monica (nee Polewski). Dear father of Thomas (Betty) and David. Grandfather of Anthony. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral Wednesday, August 1...

Obituaries > SALERNO, JAMES A.

James A. Salerno died Friday November 25, 2016 at his home in Cedar Knolls. He was 98. James was born in Summit, NJ a son to the late Rosalia (Acquaviva) and Francesco Salerno. He was a WWII Sgt for the Carlson Raiders, 5th Marine Division who fought at Bougainville,...

Obituaries > SALMON, JOHN P.

A memorial service for John P. (Bud) Salmon, 48, much-decorated Marine colonel and electrical company executive who died yesterday afternoon [December 13, 1966] after a short illness, will be conducted at 1 p.m. tomorrow in the Park Central Presbyterian Church. Burial...

Obituaries > SALONE, FREDERICK J.

GENEVA – Frederick J. Salone, 45, formerly of this city and a veteran of World War II died Tuesday, Aug. 18, 1964 in Lansdale, Pa., shortly after returning from a family reunion in this city. In Lansdale, Salone lived at 315 W. 5th St. He was one of the sons of Mr....

Obituaries > SALOV, JOHN

John Salov, age 77, of Battle Creek died Thursday, October 11, 2001, at the BC VA Medical Center after a long illness. John was born November 14, 1923 in Sesser, IL to George and Anna (Nevscanin) Salov. He was raised in Sesser, served with the U.S. Marine Corps during...

Obituaries > SALTER, JACK

Col. Jack Salter, USMC (Ret.) shed his earthly bonds and joined his savior on September 13 [2006]. Jack was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Del Rio and appreciated the many visits from his Pastor, Dan Snider. Jack is survived by his wife, Donna, who has...

Obituaries > SALZMAN, JEROME N.

Jerome N. Salzman, 89, passed away in Wellington, FL, where he lived with his daughter, Michelle, on March 8, 2013. He was born in New York City to the late Bertha and Joseph Salzman and was a longtime resident of Atlantic City, where he was in the hotel business. A...

Obituaries > SAMPLES, MARLIN S.

Final rites for Marlin Samuel (Tommy) Samples, 53, of Nashville, Tenn. and formerly of Pemberton will be conducted by the Rev. R. C. Browning at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Williams Funeral Home Chapel in Sophia. Burial will be in the Pemberton Cemetery. Samples died in a...

Obituaries > SAMUELSEN, JOSEPH R.

Pfc. Joseph R. Samuelsen of 29 Knight Court was killed in action on Okinawa May 20 [1945], according to word received by his mother, Mrs. Veronica Dunn Samuelsen. He was 20. Private Samuelsen took part also in battles on Bougainville, Guam and elsewhere in the...

Obituaries > SANDUSKY, DONALD E.

Donald “Sandy” Sandusky, 79, of Jeffersontown, was born June 3, 1924, to the late Rufus and Edna Campbell Sandusky in Louisville. He returned to his Heavenly Father on Monday [November 17, 2003] at his residence with loved ones by his side. Mr. Sandusky...

Obituaries > SAPOWICZ, ALEXANDER J.

Alexander J. Sapowicz, 93, of Goffstown and formerly of Manchester, died April 2, 2012 at Hillsborough County Nursing Home. Mr. Sapowicz was born in Manchester, May 16, 1918, the son of John and Catherine (Lemko) Sapowicz. He attended local schools and was a lifelong...

Obituaries > SARCHET, CALVIN V.

Marine Cpl. Calvin Sarchet, grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Presley Sarchet, Algona, was killed in action on Okinawa recently [June 5, 1945] according to word received here by local relatives Tuesday. His aunt, Mrs. Douglas Wilden, left that evening for Laramie, Wyo., to be...

Obituaries > SARVIA, ANTHONY M.

COVENTRY–Anthony M. Sarvia, age 85, died Saturday [June 23, 2007] at home. For sixty-three years he was the beloved husband of T. Alberta Bunny (Clements) Sarvia. Born in Taunton, MA, a son of the late Manuel and Lucy (Mello) Sarvia, he had lived in Coventry for...

Obituaries > SAUER, LEO J.

Leo James Sauer, 84, of Lincoln, passed away September 25, 2008 at Maple Ridge Care Centre. Mr. Sauer’s services will be graveside services at New Union Cemetery Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 10:00 AM with Tim Searby officiating. Leo was born April 12, 1924 in Waco, TX...

Obituaries > SAVAGE, ALLEN L.

TRAVERSE CITY – Allen L. “Bud” Savage, 74, of Traverse City, died Friday, August 13, 1999, at his daughter’s home. Born June 4, 1925, in Central Lake, he was the son of Clair and Helen (Hunt) Savage. On Jan. 7, 1946, he married Margaret...

Obituaries > SAVAGE, RICHARD N.

Richard Nicholas Savage, Sr., 90, retired employee of Mallory Air Force Base in Memphis and former resident of Mt. Pleasant, died Wednesday, April 9, 2003, at VA Medical Center in Memphis. Funeral services will be conducted at 12:30 p.m. Friday at Oakes & Nichols...

Obituaries > SAVINO, MICHAEL

NEPTUNE CITY – Michael Savino Sr., 63, died Friday [July 27, 1984] at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami. Mr. Savino was born in Asbury Park and was a lifelong resident of the area. He was the owner of M&M Savino Fuel Company Inc., in Neptune. He was a Marine...

Obituaries > SCALES, SIDNEY J.

Cpl. Sidney J. Scales, 21, was killed somewhere in the Pacific, April 15 [1945], while in action with the Fourth Marines. He was a nephew of Mrs. W. H. Atkinson, 436 Church St., and of George T. Wright, 750 Bonham St. He was the son of Mrs. Jane Wright Scales of San...

Obituaries > SCANLON, RAYMOND T.

Pfc. Raymond T. Scanlon, 22, of 86-16 Jamaica Ave., was killed in action Nov. 1 [1943]. In the Marine Corps almost two years, he spent about 15 months in the Pacific area. Scanlon fought at Guadalcanal and later contracted malaria. He has two brothers in the Army,...

Obituaries > SCHAAP, WARNE N.

Warne N. Schaap Sr., 76, passed away Saturday morning Oct. 2, 1999 at home in Yakima. He was born Dec. 26, 1922 in St. Paul, Minnesota, the son of Rev. J. O. Schaap and Grace (Nelson) Schaap. Warne enlisted in the Navy December of 1940 and was assigned to the Marines...

Obituaries > SCHACHT, ROGER I.

Roger Schacht, 25, 1514 Algonquin Rd., Des Plaines, took his own life Monday morning [December 9, 1946] by firing a bullet from a .45 government Colt into his head. Herman Stoeckel, Arlington Hts., notified the county sheriff’s police at 10:45 that a man was slumped...

Obituaries > SCHADE, HARRY T.

An El Sereno man was killed when the car he was working on rolled down an incline and pinned him to a guardrail, authorities said. Harry T. Schade, 51, of 3726 Oak Hill, was working on the brakes of his car in front of his home Thursday [June 15, 1972] when the auto...

Obituaries > SCHAFALE, JACK

WASHINGTON, D.C., June 30 – Pfc. Jack Schafale, USMCR, son of Mrs. Murriel L. Schafale of Marion, was killed in action [May 9, 1945], according to the list of Illinois men killed in action made public today by the Navy Department.

Obituaries > SCHAFT, HENRY

Henry Schaft, 96, St. Cloud, formerly of Aitkin, died March 11, 2012. He was preceded in death by his wife, Frances; son, Michael; and brothers, Frank, Tom and Donald. He is survived by his sons, Patrick and Daniel; daughter, Cindy (Steve) Reinhardt; grandchildren,...

Obituaries > SCHANTZ, ROBERT F.

Robert F. Schantz, January 29, 2000. Predeceased by his daughter, Mary. He is survived by his wife, Mary Louise Schantz; sons and daughters-in-law, Robert and Beverly, John and Lisa, Stephen and Carol, and Anthony G. Schantz; daughters and sons-in-law, Sr. Susan...

Obituaries > SCHEFFER, FRANCIS S.

WASHINGTON—(AP)—The Navy Department today included the names of 11 Michigan men—six dead, three wounded and two missing—in an announcement of 247 casualties of Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard personnel. The entire list included 80 dead, 151 wounded and 16 missing....

Obituaries > SCHEIBE, ROBERT F.

Robert F. Scheibe died peacefully in his home Aug. 5, 2015. He was born Dec. 19, 1923, in New York where he was raised in the Bronx. After high school Bob spent a year in the Merchant Marines until he felt called to fight for his country in the Marines. During World...

Obituaries > SCHERTING, HARRY N.

Harry N. Scherting, 60, of White Street, Lambertville, Mich., a former professional baseball player, died yesterday [September 10, 1985] in his home. Mr. Scherting, who played in the Texas League from 1947 to 1953, had played with numerous league teams, including...

Obituaries > SCHILD, FRED A., JR.

Frederick Albrecht Schild Jr., 92, of Apex, Hancock, NY, died on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at home. He was born on March 1st, 1923 in Middletown, NY, the son of Frederick A. and Josephine (Reilly) Schild. Fred married Constance Walsh in August of 1945. Fred was a U.S....

Obituaries > SCHILLING, FRED

Fred Schilling, 75, Jacksonville, died Saturday, April 29 [2000]. Mr. Schilling was an IRS special agent. Born in San Antonio, he moved to Central Florida in 1945. He was a member of U.S. Marine Raiders and Orange County Criminal Justice Council. He was a Navy veteran...

Obituaries > SCHIMSCHA, FRANCIS J.

Francis J. (Schim) Schimscha, 85, of Waukegan, passed away Friday, July 5, 2002 in Chicago, IL. He was born May 3, 1917 in St. Paul, MN and was a member of Immaculate Conception Church and the Moose Lodge #706. He was the former owner of Schim and Eddy’s Tavern,...

Obituaries > SCHMIDT, GEORGE C., JR.

George C. Schmidt, 82, of Virginia Beach, died June 16, 2002, at a Virginia Beach hospital. Born May 29, 1920, in Galveston, Texas, to the late George Carl and Willie Schmidt, Col. Schmidt served in the United States Marine Corps for 35 years and retired in 1973. He...

Obituaries > SCHMIDT, LEOPOLD J.

Leopold Joseph Schmidt, 82, devoted husband, loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather, died Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2006, at Presbyterian Hospital of Denton, surrounded by his loving family. Mr. Schmidt was born Sept. 25, 1924, in Thomas, Okla., to Leopold Joseph...

Obituaries > SCHNEIDER, CYRIL R.

Mr. Cyril (Cedo) Schneider, 49, died Sunday, September 29, 1974, at Falfurrias Memorial Hospital. He was a graduate of Devine High School and Texas A&I College. He served as an ag teacher at Hebbronville High School for 4 years. The past 19 years he had served as...

Obituaries > SCHNEIDER, JOHN C., JR.

John C. Schneider, Jr. born in Beeville, Texas on March 7, 1925, passed away in San Antonio, Texas on July 11, 2007 at the age of 82. John is preceded in death by his wife of 53 years Barbara Jean Schneider, parents John and Clara Schneider, son Bruce C. Schneider,...

Obituaries > SCHNEIDER, JOHN J.

Charges are expected to be filed today against John Arthur Kirch in the fatal shooting Sunday [September 7, 1980] of a Winona County deputy sheriff. Kirch, 32, was arrested at his mobile home in Goodview, Minn., after officer John Schneider and other deputies had been...

Obituaries > SCHNETZLER, GERARD F.

Lucy Devito Schnetzler and Gerard Frederick Schnetzler have entered a new world together. Lucy passed away July 27, 2005 after a number of illnesses and in the end was taken from us with a quiet death at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Sayville where they both were...

Obituaries > SCHOEPPEL, FREDERICK O.

A letter from Lt. Col. James Roosevelt, son of President Roosevelt, to Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Schoeppel, 732 North Fourteenth Street, East St. Louis, told them that their son, Pvt. Frederick Schoeppel Jr., 22, who was killed in action last July [1, 1943] while a...

Obituaries > SCHOLFIELD, CHARLES S.

Charles Scholfield, 68, 807 Grant St., Wausau, died Friday, July 29, 1988, at 11.22 a.m. at the Wausau Hospital Center. He was born June 26, 1920, in Wausau, son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Mark Scholfield. He was married Nov. 23, 1945, to Helen Diamond in La Jolla,...

Obituaries > SCHOLZ, WILLIAM E.

William Edward Scholz [August 15, 1959], 526 Lindberg Court, Elgin, husband of Cleomae, nee Johnson; father of William Woodley, Weyland, Wesley, and Wade; brother of Adeline Scholz and Mrs. Mildred Burt. Resting at chapel, 10240 Ewing Avenue, Chicago, where services...

Obituaries > SCHONE, MAGNUS D.

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 (AP) – The Department of Defense has announced the following Southern California casualties in the Korean area: Killed in action [September 26, 1950]: S/Sgt. Magnus D. Schone, Marine Corps, husband of Mrs. Magnus D. Schone, P.O. Box 748, Solana...

Obituaries > SCHRADER, CECIL G., JR.

Cecil G. “Bob” Schrader Passed away peacefully at home on July [9], 2016. Born March 29, 1925 Hattiesburg MS, Bob joined the USMC after high school graduation, serving in WWII. The Purple Heart and more were awarded to him for his service overseas. He...

Obituaries > SCHREIBER, WILLIAM W.

William W. Schreiber, 40, of 3701 West 96th, Overland Park, was pronounced dead late yesterday [June 6, 1963] at Providence Hospital. He apparently had suffered a heart attack at the Katz Drugstore, 954 Minnesota Avenue, Kansas City, Kansas, where he had been manager...

Obituaries > SCHRIER, HAROLD G.

Harold G. Schrier, U.S. Marine veteran who played a major role in Memorial Day ceremonies at Fort Myers Memorial Gardens, has died [June 3, 1971] in Manatee Memorial Hospital in Bradenton. Edward T. Kuss, senior vice commander, Veterans of Foreign Wars, District 13,...

Obituaries > SCHROEDER, GEORGE J.

George J. Schroeder, 79, of Lakewood, died Tuesday, Nov. 9 [2004], at home. He was born in New York City and had lived in Toms River for more than 10 years before moving to Lakewood 13 years ago. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps for more than 20 years before...

Obituaries > SCHUCK, THEODORE J.

Theodore J. Schuck, 78, passed away at his Avon, Indiana home Feb 7, 2003. No services are planned. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 53 years Esther E. (Wilson) Schuck in 1999. He joined the Marines after high school, serving throughout the Pacific...

Obituaries > SCHULDT, EDWARD M.

Edward M. Schuldt [December 12, 1983], age 60, suddenly, of Lombard, beloved husband of Elizabeth, nee Ritter; fond father of Richard and Mrs. Karen (Stanley) Cole of Lombard; grandfather of Julie; dear brother of Melvin (Miyoko) of California. Funeral service...

Obituaries > SCHULER, GARRISON O.

Garrison O. Schuler, Thursday, January 20, 1994. He is survived by 5 sons, 2 daughters and 7 grandchildren. Mr. Schuler was a lifelong resident of St. Louis, MO. Garrison served in the Marine Corps in WWII and Korea. He was a representative of Allstate Insurance Co....

Obituaries > SCHULLER, RAYMOND L.

Raymond L. “Big Ray” Schuller, 85, a gregarious blue-collar worker who helped turn out the vote for Chicago’s Democratic Party for more than three decades, died Friday, Nov. 24 [2000], in the Illinois Veterans Home in Manteno. Mr. Schuller was a member of the U.S....

Obituaries > SCHULTE, JACK E.

Jack Everett Schulte, beloved husband of Shirley, loving father of Gayla (Parker) and Jerry, beloved grandfather to Beth and Tom (Parker) and Sarah and Benjamin (Schulte). Monday, March 19, 1990, Phoenix, AZ. Age 65. Services to be held in Cincinnati at Chevlot United...

Obituaries > SCHULTZ, ROBERT J. S. P.

Robert J. Schultz, 69, Indianapolis, died Friday [June 29, 1990]. Services will be private. Shirley Brothers Irving Hill Chapel is handling arrangements. He was a spray painter for Stewart-Warner South Wind division for 45 years and retired in 1979. He was a Marine...

Obituaries > SCHUMANN, WILLIAM K.

William K. (Ken) Schumann, Wednesday, March 4, 1987. Beloved husband of Claire Schumann; dear father of Michael and Roger Schumann; dear father-in-law, grandfather and son-in-law. Funeral from Schrader Funeral Home, 14960 Manchester Rd. at Holloway, Ballwin, Monday,...

Obituaries > SCHUSTER, EDWARD B.

Edward B. “June” Schuster, age 86, of Fairfield, Ohio died Friday March 16, 2007 at 1:05 a.m. at Manor Care at Woodridge. He was born on May 22, 1920 in Hamilton, Ohio the son of Edward and Henrietta (Newman) Schuster Sr. He was educated in the Hamilton parochial...

Obituaries > SCHUSTER, HERBERT R.

CAMBRIDGE – A verdict of suicide has been returned in the death of Herbert Schuster, 36-year-old Philadelphia machinist found fatally wounded at his parents’ home in nearby Hudson yesterday [November 30, 1958]. Dr. Elridge Wolfe, deputy medical examiner for Dorchester...

Obituaries > SCHWAN, JACOB C.

Jake Schwan passed away peacefully at Sierra Vista Health Center in Loveland on Oct. 4, 2012. A memorial to celebrate and honor his life was Oct. 6 at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church in Oak Creek.

Obituaries > SCHWEIGHARDT, STEPHEN, JR.

Stephen Schweighardt Jr., 71, of San Clemente, a retired U.S. Marine, died Wednesday [April 4, 1990]. A memorial funeral liturgy will be at noon Saturday at St. Cecelia’s Catholic Church, Tustin. Arrangements by Ferrara Colonial Mortuary, Orange. Mr. Schweighardt is...

Obituaries > SCHWIRTZ, ROY J.

S/Sgt. Roy Schwirtz, 40, son of Mr. and Mrs. Ernst Schwirtz of Minneapolis, formerly of Norwood, was killed in a one-car accident in California on August 12 [1961]. The accident occurred in Devil’s Gate Pass on Highway 395 near Bridgeport. Funeral services will be...

Obituaries > SCHWULST, ROY H.

Schwulst Roy H. ‘Hoagie’ Jan. 29 2002, age 80 years. Brother of Roland (Mildred) Schwulst of CO. Former husband of Mary Schwulst of AZ. Further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Memorial. Services Sat. Feb. 2nd 11.39 AM at the...

Obituaries > SCIANGULA, SALVATORE M.

Mr. Sciangula, Griffin Avenue, Lady Lake, died Thursday, Jan. 8 [1998]. He was a construction worker. Born in Rochester, N.Y., he moved to Central Florida in 1977. He was a member of St. Timothy Catholic Church, Lady Lake. He was a member of the Disabled American...

Obituaries > SCIARRA, JOSEPH

Joseph “Joe” Sciarra passed away peacefully with family at his side on October 8, 2005 in San Francisco at age 84. Preceded in death by his beloved wife Connie. Loving son of the late Antonio and Antonetta Sciarra. Brother of the late John, Victor, Edward,...

Obituaries > SCOTT, ALVIN

Alvin Scott, of Warrenton, Mo., passed away on Monday, March 26, 2012 at St. Joseph Hospital West in Lake St. Louis, Mo., at the age of 87 years. Alvin was born to Roy Delmar and Della (nee Goggins) Scott on March 14, 1925 in Centerville, Mo. He was united in marriage...

Obituaries > SCOTT, EUGENE

Eugene Scott, son of Myrtle Warwood and Andrew Hunter Scott, passed away Thursday Sept. 28, 2000. Born March 28, 1920, in Provo, UT. Served in the U.S. Marines in World War II in the Pacific. Retired from the Rio Grande Railroad – 30 years. Survived by a son,...

Obituaries > SCRIBELLITO, JOSEPH D.

Joseph Scribellito Sr, 71, of Toms River, died Friday [August 27, 1993] at Deborah Heart and Lung Hospital, Browns Mills, Pemberton Township. He owned and operated the Reliable Pump and Well Company for 30 years, retiring nine years ago. He was a World War II Marine...

Obituaries > SCRUGGS, THOMAS H.

Thomas Hercul Scruggs, 78, an attorney, died of cardiac arrest Saturday, March 10, 2001, at home. Visitation is 2-5 p.m. today and noon Monday at Mark Seepe Funeral Home. Services are 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Mr. Scruggs was a native Mississippian, born in...

Obituaries > SEAMAN, ROBERT G.

BEARDSTOWN – Robert G. Seaman, 82, of Beardstown, died Thursday morning, Oct. 13, 2005, at Heritage Manor South in Beardstown. He was born June 18, 1923, in Beardstown, the son of Glen and Agnes Irene Goff Seaman. He married Fredda Hardwick June 4, 1949 at St. Alexius...

Obituaries > SEATON, HARLEY B.

Washington, Aug. 6—(AP)—The Navy today announced 74 casualties, including 30 dead, 27 wounded and 17 missing. This brings to 27,949 the total of Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard casualties reported to next of kin since December 7, 1941. The grand total includes...

Obituaries > SEBASTIANELLI, EVO J.

Evo J. Sebastianelli, 77, of Farmington died Tuesday, October 2, 2001 at his home. Born in 1923 in Elk, PA, he was the beloved husband of Florence (Wichrowski) Sebastianelli for 56 years. They lived in Farmington for 48 years and were residents of New Britain prior to...

Obituaries > SEBOCK, JOSEPH

Military funeral services will be held this morning for Joseph Sebock, Harvey’s most-decorated World War II hero, who died Sunday, July 12 [1970] at the Veterans Administration Research Hospital in Chicago. The Rev. L. J. F. Stuckwisch will officiate at the 11 a.m....

Obituaries > SEEFELDT, WALLACE G.

Wallace G. Seefeldt, 73, of Tempe, died Nov. 26, 1996. He was born in Milwaukee and was a World War II Marine Corps veteran. Survivors include his six children and 12 grandchildren. Services were private. Tempe Mortuary.

Obituaries > SEGAL, ABBA

A Sherman Oaks motorist was killed yesterday [February 13, 1956] and three members of his family injured, one critically, when their automobile collided head-on with a truck on U.S. Highway 6, near Lancaster. Dead is Abba Segal, 31, of 4028 Stone Canyon Road. He died...

Obituaries > SEGALE, RAYMOND G.

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. (AP)—The body of Raymond G. Segale, 41, Seattle, was found in the crumpled wreck of his car at the foot of a 500-foot bluff Wednesday. He has been missing since Tuesday [November 21, 1961]. State Patrolman Henry Dean said the car apparently went...

Obituaries > SEGRAVES, JOE L.

MASCOTTE, Fla. — Joe L. Segraves, formerly of Jacksonville, died March 8 [2002] at his home in Mascotte, Fla. Mr. Segraves was born Sept. 15, 1921 to the late Charles and Eslie Brown Segraves. He entered the Marine Corps in 1940 and served with the elite 1st Marine...

Obituaries > SELBY, CHARLES A.

Ontonagon—An impressive memorial service was held at the Holy Family Catholic Church on Saturday at which time a tribute of honor was paid Charles Austin Selby who lost his life in action in the performance of his duties and in the services of his country. This...

Obituaries > SELBY, ROBERT B.

Details of the deaths of the Selby brothers have come to their mother, Mrs. Leta Selby, of 211 McKee Street, in the form of letters from officers and buddies alike, within the last few days, but the following are the most complete. Both boys died in the South Seas....

Obituaries > SELFRIDGE, CALVIN L.

Butler, Pa., Aug. 3—Private Calvin Selfridge, former manager of a dairy store here, has been killed in action [July 21, 1943] in the Southwest Pacific area, according to a Navy announcement. He was a son of Mr. and Mrs. G. E. Selfridge who have two other sons in the...

Obituaries > SELIG, LAWRENCE E.

Stuttgart—Funeral services for Corporal Lawrence Edwin Selig, USMC, age 21, son of Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence F. Selig, who was killed in action on Okinawa May 20, 1945, were held at 10 o’clock Saturday morning, April 9, at Holy Rosary Church. The pastor, the Rev. J. G....

Obituaries > SEMPLE, HUGH D.

Word has been received of the death Feb. 17 [1975] of Hugh Semple, a native of Syracuse, at his home in Jackson, Ohio. He had resided 30 years in Jackson. He was a graduate of Ohio Northern University and served as a major with the Marine Corps in World War II....

Obituaries > SENO, FRANK J.

Frank John Seno [March 27, 2004] was born March 11, 1918 in Woodland, California. He graduated from Woodland High School in 1936 and entered the Marine Corps in 1940 where he attained the rank of Staff Sergeant. He saw action with Carlson’s Raiders at Midway,...

Obituaries > SERGO, MIKE E.

The body of Pfc. Mike Sergo came home from the wars last night, arriving in Wautoma on the 8:40 train with a military escort. Pfc. Sergo (Mike to his friends) was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Mike Sergo of Lohrville. Mike would have been pleased last night if he could have...

Obituaries > SERRAL, FREDERICK A.

Frederick A. Serral, 84, of Old Indian Trail, died Saturday [August 19, 2006]. Mr. Serral was president of The Austin Co. from March 1980 until July 1989, and later served as chairman of the executive committee. He was born in Ambler, Pa., on April 30, 1922. After...

Obituaries > SETESCAK, GEORGE J.

George J. Setescak, age 85, a longtime Redding resident, died Monday, February 11, 2008 at Ashlar of Newtown after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was the beloved husband of Lucille Greene Setescak for 61 years. Born in Jersey City, he was the son of...

Obituaries > SEWELL, CHARLES R.

Charles Russell Sewell, 90, of Glendale, Arizona passed away December 16, 2003. Charles joined the Marines in 1937. He served in WWII and was very highly decorated. He was in the Marines for 30 years and retired in 1967 as a Master Sergeant. He married his beautiful,...

Obituaries > SEWELL, ROBERT L.

Robert Louis Sewell, 74, Mount Washington, died Wednesday [September 8, 1993] at Audubon Regional Medical Center. He was a retired administrator for the City of Louisville Environmental Inspections and a Marine veteran of World War II and the Korean War. Survivors:...

Obituaries > SEX, GENE E.

COWETA – Sexton, Gene Edward, 67, retired telephone employee, died Wednesday [August 2, 1989]. Services 2 p.m., Monday, Memorial Park Cemetery chapel, Tulsa. Wright.

Obituaries > SEXAUER, FRANK

HOPKINS – Frank Sexauer Jr., 60, formerly of St. Cloud, died Tuesday [July 7, 1981] in Tucson, Ariz. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Washburn McReavy Strobeck Johnson Funeral Chapel in Hopkins. Burial will be in Fort Snelling Cemetery. Friends may call...

Obituaries > SEXTON, MARTIN J.

CARLSBAD – Martin Jordan “Stormy” Sexton, 81, a retired Marine colonel and the former tennis coach at four North County high schools, died Tuesday [June 1, 1999] at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla after a brief illness. Sexton coached tennis at Oceanside, El...

Obituaries > SEYMER, HARRY R. R.

Harry R. Seymer, age 79, passed away on Tuesday, December 28, 1999 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rhinelander, WI, following a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on August 5, 1920 in the Township of Caledonia, the son of Dr. Harry F. and Alma (Matthes)...

Obituaries > SHAMPANSKY, NORMAN R.

Norman Robert Shampansky “Bob”, age 86, of North Wilmington, DE, passed away on Sunday, March 15, 2009. He was the husband of the late Helen Hitchens Shampansky. Born in Lock Haven, PA, Bob was the son of the late Marty and Edith Zimmerman Shampansky. He...

Obituaries > SHANAHAN, EDWARD J., III

Corp. Edward J. Shanahan II, 20, a former Hirsch High School football player, was killed in action on July 28 [1944] while fighting with the Marines on Guam, it has been learned by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Shanahan II, 8823 Bennett Ave.

Obituaries > SHANKLE, ROLLIN E.

Rollin Ellsworth Shankle, 85, of San Diego died July 3 [2005]. He was born in Wichita, Kan., and was an aeronautical engineer. He served in the Marine Corps during World War II. He is survived by a daughter, Leticia Galvan, and a son, Myron Hom. Viewing: 4 to 8 p.m....

Obituaries > SHANNAHAN, CLAUDE E. V.

Mr. Claude E. Shannahan, age 94 of Harrison Township, passed away Thursday morning [March 3, 2016] in his home. He was born on August 7, 1921 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, a son of the late William and Estella (Findlay) Shannahan. Claude was united in marriage with...

Obituaries > SHAPLEY, ALAN

Alan Shapley, Lt. Gen., USMC (Ret.), 70, a highly decorated veteran of World War II and the Korean conflict, died May 13 [1973] of a lung tumor at the Bethesda Naval Hospital, Md. A 1927 graduate of the Naval Academy, he commanded the Marine detachment aboard...

Obituaries > SHARP, BRUCE C.

WOODBURY – Bail was set at $1 million cash for a 25-year-old handyman who was arrested yesterday by his policeman brother and charged with murdering a Pitman couple for whom he performed chores. Walter Johnson was taken into custody at about 2 a.m. at his parents’...

Obituaries > SHARP, CHARLES F., JR.

Charles Foster Sharp ended his journey on this earth on Friday, June 5th, 2015. He was married to Ethel Louise, who passed in 2000, after 55 wonderful years. Charles is survived by his companion, Mary Sachs; his brother, Robert Cressy Sharp; and five children: Charles...

Obituaries > SHAW, MARNOLD L.

Mrs. Clara Fosen received word that her nephew, Marnold Shaw, 21, had died [May 23, 1945] from wounds received in action at Okinawa, where he was serving with the Marines. He had expected to be home soon on furlough.

Obituaries > SHAWLEE, RALPH F.

Ralph F. Shawlee, died Tuesday, Dec. 21, 1999. Mass of Christian burial was held in December. Burial was in New Auburn Cemetery with military honors. Shawlee was born Jan. 29, 1921, in Havre, to Jim and Rose Shawlee. He grew up in Havre. He joined the United States...

Obituaries > SHEEHAN, WILLIAM J., JR.

William J.Sheehan, 90, of Monroe Township, died Friday, March 18, 2011, at Meadow Lakes Center in Hightstown. Born April 30, 1920, William owned his own construction company, Sheehan Construction and was a Tax Assessor for the Borough of Emerson and several other NJ...

Obituaries > SHELTON, GEORGE S.

Mr. George S. Shelton, of Millbrook, passed away Saturday [July 24, 1982] in a local hospital. Funeral services will be Monday, July 26, 1982 at 10 a.m. Graveside at the Brookside Cemetery in Millbrook with Leak-Memory in charge. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Peggy...

Obituaries > SHEMOSKI, JOSEPH P.

Joseph P. Shemoski, 91, of Belleville, Illinois, born Thursday, January 29, 1925, in East Saint Louis, IL, died Monday, April 11, 2016 at Red Bud Regional Hospital in Red Bud, Illinois. Joseph worked as an Inspector for Consolidated Aluminum Corporation, Madison, IL....

Obituaries > SHEPARD, THOMAS R.

Thomas Reese Shepard, husband of Barbara Knoop Shepard, father of Thomas R. Shepard, Jr., Ann Shepard Bulger and Amy Shepard, brother of Booth Shepard and Virginia Shepard Adair, Saturday, May 19, 1973; residence, 20 Observatory Hill. Funeral services from the Church...

Obituaries > SHERIDAN, JOSEPH

Bound Brook—Funeral services for Pvt. Joseph Sheridan, a native of Somerset County, who was killed July 26, 1944, while fighting with the Fourth Marine Regiment on the island of Guam, will be held Saturday at 9 a.m. in the Conroy Funeral Home and at 9:30 a.m. in St....

Obituaries > SHERWOOD, HOMER W.

Homer Woody Warren Sherwood, 80, of Medford, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2002 at Three Fountains Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Medford. No service is planned. Inurnment will be at Eagle Point National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Marine Raider...

Obituaries > SHIFFLETT, MARTIN L.

Martin L. Shifflett, 48, of 814 Muhlenberg St., died [November 26, 1966] in the Reading Hospital, where he had been a patient since Nov. 13. Born in Bunker Hill, W. Va., he was a son of the late Ephriam and Mary (Clift) Shifflet. A U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World...

Obituaries > SHIRLEY, LESTER E.

Lester E. Shirley, aged 89 was called home to his Lord to join his beloved wife of 67 years, Lillian on Sunday December 11, 2011. He was preceded in death by Lillian, his parents Jack and Leona Shirley and his sister Juanita Carter. He was a Marine who proudly served...

Obituaries > SHIVE, GEORGE W.

George “Jack” William Shive, 80, of Toms River, died Sunday [November 18, 2001] at Community Medical Center, Toms River. He was a building contractor for various businesses and a building inspector for the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Farmers Home Division, for...

Obituaries > SHIVELY, ALLEN E.

MT. SUMMITT – Allen Earl “Bud” Shively, 82, of Mt. Summit, died early Friday morning, September 15th, 2006 at his home following an extended illness. He was born February 3, 1924 in Henry County and was the son of the late James B. and Mary Chambers Shively. He was...

Obituaries > SHUEMATE, JAMES T.

Pvt. James T. Shuemate, United States Marines, has been killed in action [July 20, 1943] while in defense of his country in the Solomons area of the South Pacific battle zone. A telegram was received by Mrs. J. S. Shuemate, mother of Pvt. Shuemate, shortiy after noon...

Obituaries > SHURTS, IVAN D.

HENRY – Ivan Duane Shurts, 95, of Henry died Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, at 12:55 a.m. at St. Joseph Nursing Home in Lacon. Visitation was Sept. 4, 2015, at Calvert & Johnson Memorial Home, 513 Carroll St., Henry. Mass of Christian burial will be Saturday at 10...

Obituaries > SHUTTLEWORTH, PORTER, JR.

Funeral services for Mr. Porter Shuttleworth Jr., age 53, of 2109 Lake Christie Dr., who passed away Tuesday [February 14, 1978] will be held Friday 2 p.m. at Pine Castle Memorial Chapel with Rev. Clarence M. Yates officiating. Interment will follow at Woodlawn with...

Obituaries > SIBOLSKI, FRANCIS J.

Francis J. Sibolski, 47, of 235 Springside Ave. died Saturday [March 27, 1971] at his home. Born in Pittsfield, he was a lifelong resident. Mr Sibolski was a postman for the past 25 years He was a Marine veteran of World War II. His wife, the former Santina Gaetani,...

Obituaries > SIEBER, CHARLES R.

Charles R. “Chuck”Sieber, age 80, passed away in Appleton on Thursday, October 13, 2005. He was born on December 10, 1924 in Joplin, MO, son of the late Charles and Edith Periman Sieber. On April 12, 1947 he married Katherine Mente in Milwaukee. He served the United...

Obituaries > SIEKKINEN, PAUL E.

Pfc. Paul (Whitey) Siekkinen, of Vernon, O., who was killed June [10], 1945, at Oroku Peninsula in the South Pacific while on duty with the U.S. Marines, will be returned here for burial. Born Aug. 9, 1924, in Ashtabula, Pfc. Siekkinen was a son of Andrew and Mary...

Obituaries > SIEMASKO, ADOLPH D.

SUFFOLK – Adolph Donald “Moxie” Siemasko, 70, 1224 Parker Drive, died Saturday [January 10, 1981] at home. A Binghampton, N.Y., native, he served 28 years in the Marine Corps before retirement in 1956 and served during World War II and the Korean War. He was a member...

Obituaries > SIHLER, ADOLPH, JR.

Mr. Sihler, 89, of Freehold, died May 12, 2010, at CentraState Medical Center, Freehold Township. He fought for his country in the U.S. Marine Corps and was a member of the Marine Raiders, an elite World War II unit, for which he was awarded the Purple Heart for his...

Obituaries > SILER, CLAUDE B.

Claude Bruce Siler Sr., 91, of Fort Washington died Jan. 8, 2010, at Charles County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, La Plata. Mr. Siler was a District of Columbia Metropolitan Police officer from 1949 through 1974. He was a 32nd-degree Master Mason, a life member...

Obituaries > SILVEIRA, RONALD F.

Two Oakland men were killed and a third was injured earlier today [April 21, 1961] when their speeding auto skidded 150 feet sideways and crashed into a power pole at 14th Ave. and E. 30th St. The victims, who were pronounced dead at nearby Highland Hospital, are...

Obituaries > SILVERTHORNE, SPENCER V., JR.

WATERTOWN – Spencer V. Silverthorne of Beaver Falls, president of the Northern New York Trust Co. of Watertown, was killed in a plane crash near Homestead, Md. Friday [November 23, 1962]. He was enroute to a wedding in North Carolina when the four-engine turbo-prop...

Obituaries > SIM, ALEC M.

Colton’s honor roll for the Second World War has another gold star, representing Second Lt. Alec Monroe Sim, United States Marine Corps, whose parents, Mr. and Mrs. Watson R. Sim of 840 Terrace Avenue, have been notified of his death in the South Pacific. They...

Obituaries > SIMMERS, CHARLES I.

Pfc. Charles Irvin Simmers 20, USMC, son of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Simmers, Waynesboro, R. R. 3, has been killed in action [July 21, 1944] in the Southwest Pacific, according to a telegram to the parents from the Marine Corps. The telegram did not divulge the date of...

Obituaries > SIMMONS, GEORGE A.

George A. Simmons, 76, of Windsor, passed away peacefully, Wednesday (February 16, 2000) in the presence of his loving family. He was a loving, wonderful, caring husband, father and grandfather who will be greatly missed. George was born in Windsor, August 31, 1923,...

Obituaries > SIMON, GEORGE P., JR.

George Preston Simon Jr., 92, a former resident of Perry County for 35 years and currently of Chapel Pointe, Carlisle, PA died on Monday, October 24, 2011 in the Carlisle Regional Medical Center. He was born on April 14, 1919 in Mt. Jewett, PA (McKean County) to the...

Obituaries > SIMONET, KENNETH A.

Kenneth Adrian Simonet, 89 of Marietta died April 22, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Elizabeth Simonet and son, James Francis Simonet. Survivors include his children, Steven Simonet, Irene Rigby (Donald), Doris A. Simonet, Andrew John Simonet (Pam);...

Obituaries > SIMONICH, JOHN D., JR.

Sgt. John D. Simonich of the Marine Corps, husband of the former Lois Wertz of Atchison, was killed in an explosion at Camp Pendleton, Oceanside, Calif., December 12 [1944]. He is survived by his wife and one daughter, Jacqueline Anne, four months. Sgt. Simonich was...

Obituaries > SIMONS, MALCOLM E.

Malcolm E. Simons, 94, of Largo, passed away peacefully at his home Jan. 26, 2016. “Mal” was born April 8, 1921, in Fulton, NY. He is survived by his wife, Rosalie; daughter, Pam Moffett (Bob); and a large extended family, Jimmie and Sue Carroll, Ronnie...

Obituaries > SIMONS, RALPH J.

Orpah and Ralph Simons were married for seventy-two and a half years before Ralph passed early on the 22nd of May [2017] and Orpah passed early on the 23rd of May. Orpah made sure that Ralph was taken care of throughout their marriage and waited until he no longer...

Obituaries > SIMPSON, KENNETH H.

Kenneth H. Simpson, 72, died March 30, 1996 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Tucson, AZ. A Memorial Service presented by Pastor Mitch Wright at 9:00 a.m. at Enchanted Hills Southern Baptist Church, Tucson, AZ. Ken is survived by wife, Vera E. (Poole); sons, Kenneth Greg...

Obituaries > SIMPSON, ROBERT B.

TALIQUE, N.M.—Robert Bisbee Simpson, 85, died November 30, 2005, at his home in Talique, N.M. He was born in Boston, Mass., in 1920, the son of Carrie and Arthur Simpson. During World War II, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps, joined the elite Raider Battalion and...

Obituaries > SIMS, BYRON K.

Reburial services for Cpl. Byron Kenward Sims, who was killed April 16,1945 on Okinawa, will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Lamar & Smith Chapel, 800 West Jefferson. Burial will be in Laurel Land Memorial Park with military rites. Sims, who lived at 827 South...

Obituaries > SINGER, THEODORE B.

SINGER, Theodore (Ted) Brinkmier, 86, died at home on February 4, 2010. He was born February 1, 1924 in Wheeling, WV to John and Mary (Brinkmier) Singer, and had a sister, Sister Mary Daniel, SSJ (Sylvia). Ted worked for 80 years of his life. He began selling...

Obituaries > SINGLEY, WILLIAM R.

CIMARRON — William R. “Bill” Singley, 77, died Thursday, Jan. 10, 2002 in Raton. He was born July 2, 1924 in Kismet, Kan., the son of Homer and Frances (Wood) Singley. He was a resident of Cimarron and a World War II veteran where he served with the 1st...

Obituaries > SIPE, JAMES M.

James Mixon Sipe, also known as Jamie LaRue, 50, of 3340 S. W. 8th Street, Fort Lauderdale, passed away Nov. 27, 1973, at the V.A. Hospital in Miami. Mr. Sipe was born in Mississippi on Mar. 4, 1923, and was a Marine veteran of World War II. Graveside services will be...

Obituaries > SITTON, LEWIS W.

Lewis W. “Jerry” Sitton, 87, of Oroville, peacefully passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2009 in Oroville, California. He was born on November 5, 1921, in Chico, California. Jerry attended Chico schools and was studying to enter the medical field when our...

Obituaries > SKINNER, ROBERT W., III

Robert Wilkinson Skinner III ’34, of Lancaster, Pa., died March 17 [1999]. He was a general surgeon in Lancaster for 37 years, a staff surgeon at St. Joseph’s Hospital, and a past president of the Lancaster City and County Medical Society. For his service...

Obituaries > SKRZYNSKI, MARTIN J.

Douglas resident Martin John Skrzynski, 65, a commercial fisherman, died March 14 [1990] at Humana Hospital Alaska. Mr. Skrzynski was born April 5, 1924, in Chicago. He had served in the Marine Corps in the South Pacific during World War II. After the war, he and his...

Obituaries > SLADKY, FRANCIS J.

MADISON- Francis Joseph “Joe” Sladky, age 83, passed away on Thursday, July 6, 2006, at the UW Hospital in Madison due to complications associated with cancer. Joe was born in Racine on May 2, 1923, the son of Frank E. and Rose G. (Broecker) Sladky....

Obituaries > SLATER, ROBERT C.

Robert C. Slater, 73, director of the Department of Mortuary Science at the University of Minnesota for 40 years and an educational and clergy consultant to the National Funeral Directors Association, died Saturday [January 25, 1997] at his home in Excelsior. He was...

Obituaries > SLATTERY, THOMAS J.

BARNEVELD – Thomas J. Slattery, 46, of Mapledale Road, died today [January 5, 1968] in Veterans Hospital, Syracuse, after a long illness. Mr. Slattery, a machinist with Chicago Pneumatic Tool Co. for the past 18 years, was born in New Hartford, the son of Thomas and...

Obituaries > SLAUGHTER, GLEN K.

Glen K. Slaughter of Santa Fe, New Mexico, died peacefully on April 2, 2012. He had been residing at the medical center of the El Castillo Retirement Community. Glen Slaughter was born to Guy Tyson Slaughter and Libbie Crawford Kilton, in Berkeley, California on...

Obituaries > SLAVIN, JOSEPH T.

Joseph Thomas Slavin, 88, husband of the late Clare Gates Slavin and a resident of Onancock, passed away at his residence on Monday, Nov. 7, 2011. Born Feb. 26, 1923 in Brooklyn, N.Y., he was the son of the late Dr. James Sylvester Slavin and Amelia Heinrichs Slavin....

Obituaries > SLOAN, WILLIAM, JR.

Mr. William Sloan Jr., 84, of Eolia, MO, passed away at 9:35 p.m. on Friday, February 29, 2008 at Lincoln County Nursing and Rehab in Troy, MO. He was born on Dec. 1, 1923 in Crocker, MO to William and Maude (Nigh) Sloan Sr. William grew up in Crocker along with his...

Obituaries > SLOBODZIAN, EMIL J.

Emil J. Slobodzian, 73, Leavenworth, died March 30, 1993, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Leavenworth. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Holy Ghost Chapel of the medical center; burial in the Leavenworth National Cemetery. The family suggests...

Obituaries > SLUSSER, MAX E.

CHENEY – Slusser, Max E., 87, left on his final trip to be with the Lord September 24, 2010. Preceded in death by his wife, June; granddaughter, Emily Slusser; parents, Lewis and Dorothy Slusser, and all of his brothers and sisters. He is survived by his six...

Obituaries > SMALL, GEORGE W.

Reburial services for Pfc. George Warren Small, a former employee of Titche-Goettinger Company, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the First Baptist Church of Marlin, Fall County. Burial will be in Marlin with the Rev. J. T. Payne Jr. of Dallas officiating. Born at...

Obituaries > SMILEY, LEWIS M., JR.

Born August 4, 1924 in Mexia, Texas, Lewis “Sonny” Marion Smiley, Jr., passed away at his home on May 18, 2015 in Grand Prairie, Texas. A contract administrator by profession (working for Mobil and U.S. military in various civilian capacities), Lewis also...

Obituaries > SMITH, ABNER J., JR.

Funeral services for Joe Smith Jr., 73, were at 11 a.m. Friday in First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jesse Hodge, pastor, officiating. Burial was in Rose Hill Cemetery by Wallace Funeral Home. Mr. Smith died at 9:20 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 20, 1996, at his...

Obituaries > SMITH, CHARLES H.

Charles H. “Chuck” Smith, age 88, of Mound [August 26, 2004]. WW II combat veteran serving in the South Pacific, 4th Raider Battalion of the United States Marine Corps. Recipient of the Silver Star Medal and the Purple Heart Medal. Chuck worked for 41...

Obituaries > SMITH, DEAN B.

Dean B. Smith, age 52, of Calumet City, Ill., passed away November 25 [1976], beloved husband of Jean; loving father of Holly, Lisa and Dirk, fond son of Mrs. Emma Smith. Funeral Saturday 2:30 p.m. from the Burns-Kish Funeral Home, 5840 Hohman Ave., Hammond,...

Obituaries > SMITH, EARL H.

DAVIN — Earl H. Smith Jr., 49, of Davin, Logan County, died Friday [April 18, 1975] in Man Appalachian Regional Hospital after a long illness. He was a member of the Gillman Bottom Community Tabernacle in Davin, and a retired employee of the Pittston Coal Co. He...

Obituaries > SMITH, GEORGE S.

George S. Smith, 88, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at Hospice and Community Care in Mount Joy. He was the husband of the late Dorothy T. Hart Smith. Born in Penbrook, PA, he was the son of the late Jeremiah and Helen M. Clark Smith....

Obituaries > SMITH, GREGORY A.

A member of a Marine Raider unit from St. Louis died in the Southwest Pacific, and a seaman is missing in the North Atlantic, it was announced yesterday. Four other men were listed last night as having been wounded in action in various theaters of war. Pvt. Gregory A....

Obituaries > SMITH, HAROLD W.

Washington—(AP)—The Navy Department announced Friday the death [July 10, 1943] of Harold W. Smith, son of Harold R. Smith of Millburn. Smith, a Marine, had previously been reported wounded.

Obituaries > SMITH, KENNETH C.

Kenneth C. Smith, Fri., April 27, 2001; dear father and father-in-law of Carol Ann (George) Pollock and Regina (Bob) Craner; dear brother of LaVerne E. Shamel; dear grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great grandfather, and uncle. Services Tues., May 1, 11:30 a.m....

Obituaries > SMITH, LEONARD J.

WASHINGTON—Casualties released for publication by the War and Navy Departments included 85 from the Detroit area. Next of kin have been notified previously and are kept informed of any change in status. Navy dead [March 12, 1945]: Leonard J. Smith, Pfc., USMC, son of...

Obituaries > SMITH, MASON B.

Mason Buford Smith, 74, Wagoner, Okla., a former longtime Klamath Falls resident, died June 13, 1999, in Muskogee, Okla. Interment will be the national cemetery in Ft. Gibson, Okla. Mr. Smith was born Oct. 17, 1924, in Calhoun, La., to Anderson and Josie (Bryan)...

Obituaries > SMITH, NORWOOD O.

WINSTON-SALEM – Mr. Norwood Otis Smith, 73, died Thursday night, Feb. 5, 1998, at Forsyth Memorial Hospital. Born May 6, 1924, in Timmonsville, S.C., he was the husband of the late Mrs. Bea Smith, and the son of Mr. George Smith and Mrs. Alice Smith. He was a...

Obituaries > SMITH, ODELL H.

FALLBROOK —- Odell H. “Smitty” Smith, 83, died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005. Born Nov. 6, 1921, in Butler, Texas, he lived in Fallbrook for 50 years. He owned an air conditioning and refrigeration business for 15 years and Vista Pipes and Tobacco for...

Obituaries > SMITH, ROBERT L.

The Navy Department has announced the death of Robert Lee Smith of the U.S. Navy Medical Corps, who was killed in action [September 14, 1942] while on duty at an undisclosed war zone. The Navy stated the body had been recovered and burial was made at the scene of...

Obituaries > SMITH, ROBERT P.

Robert Prime Smith, formerly of Marin County, passed away May 14, 2003. Bob Smith was a retired Lt. Colonel in the Marine Corps., 4th Raider Battalion; he received a Purple Heart on the Island of Palau during WWII and a Bronze Star. Bob Smith was born in North Dakota,...

Obituaries > SMITH, SERAPHINE B.

Pvt. Seraphine Smith, 20, has been killed in action [September 8, 1942] while serving with the Marine Corps, officials have informed relatives of the family. He was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Fred Smith and had made his home with a brother and sister-in-law, Mr....

Obituaries > SMITH, SHERMAN C., JR.

Alaska pioneer Sherman C. “Red” Smith Jr., 89, passed away of natural causes at his winter home in Rio Hondo, Texas, on Dec. 8, 2013, with his son, Sherman Clayton “Clay” Smith IV, at his side. A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m....

Obituaries > SMITH, THAD C.

Thad “Carrol” Smith passed away on Friday, April 25, 2008 at home with his loving family at his bedside. He was also known to family and friends as Pappa, Gramps, Grandpa, T.C. Carrol and Honey. Carrol was born in Wannette, Oklahoma on July 17, 1922, to...

Obituaries > SMITH, THOMAS J.

Memorial Services will be conducted at 10 o’clock Saturday at St. Edmund’s Church for Pfc. Thomas John Smith of the U.S. Marine Corps, who was killed on April 16 [1945] in Okinawa. He is the son of Mr. and Mrs. John L. Smith of 118 South Scoville and besides his...

Obituaries > SMITH, THOMAS S.

Gales Ferry – Thomas Sherman Smith Sr., 85, of 31 Norman Drive, Gales Ferry, and formerly of Morse Avenue, Groton, lifted into Eternal Life on Sept. 29, 2006. He was born May 3, 1921 in Renova, Pa., the son of William Joseph and Katherine Suzanne (Stiner) Smith....

Obituaries > SMITH, WILLIAM M.

Funeral services for Marine Corps Sergeant William Monroe Smith, son of Mr. and Mrs. Claude E. Smith of Maricopa, who was killed on Okinawa Island, May 20, 1945, will be held in the Bonham Brothers Mortuary Chapel in San Diego at 1 p.m. April 5. A military burial will...

Obituaries > SMITH, WILSON S.

Wilson S. Smith, 76, a former Wilmington resident and a 25-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, died Thursday [March 27, 1975] in the Bay of Pines Veterans Administration Hospital, St. Petersburg, Fl., after a short illness. Mr. Smith was a retired Marine Corps...

Obituaries > SMOAK, TOLSON A.

Col. Tolson A. Smoak, 61, an 18-year resident of Chula Vista, died Thursday [September 13, 1979] in Navy Hospital. He lived at 65 East Mankato St., Chula Vista. Smoak served in World War II, the Korean and Vietnam wars. He also served as commandant of the Fifth...

Obituaries > SNYDER, EUGENE

Vincennes, Ind., July 28—(Special)—Private Eugene Snyder of the United States Marine Corps, has been killed in action [July 1, 1943] in the South Pacific, according to word received today by his brother, Cecil Snyder.

Obituaries > SODERBERG, LLOYD E.

Memorial services for Marine Pfc. Lloyd Soderberg, 23, son of Mr. and Mrs. August Soderberg, Dassel, Minn., will be held Sunday at 8 p.m. at First Lutheran Church, Dassel. Soderberg entered service in Dec., 1942 and went overseas in June, 1943. Killed on Okinawa May...

Obituaries > SOLDNER, GEORGE L.

George Louis Soldner, age 73, of Toledo, OH, passed away Sunday, November 23, 1997, in the St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center. George worked at City Machine and Tool, after which was a supervisor in the press shop at Jeep for nearly 20 years and finally was a consultant...

Obituaries > SOLOVIC, MILTON

Milton Solovic, 94, asleep in Jesus on Monday, November 28, 2016. Beloved husband of Juanita Solovic (nee Jackson) for 69 years; loving father of Sandra Kay (Ronald) Ackerman; grandfather of David (Mai Hong) Ackerman and Matthew (Sadie) Ackerman and the late Miriam...

Obituaries > SOLTIS, MICHAEL A.

Michael Andrew Soltis Sr., 78, a native of Clarence, Pa., and resident of Montegut, died Thursday, Dec. 12, 2002. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday and from 8 a.m. to service time Monday at Montegut Fire Station. Memorial Mass will be at 10 a.m. Monday...

Obituaries > SOMMERS, MELVIN L.

WASHINGTON, Dec. 8–(AP)–The Navy Department today announced that Arthur Franklin Krutsch, seaman second class, of Jackson, Mich., is being held by the Japanese as a prisoner of war. Other Michigan Navy casualties are: Melvin Lee Roy Sommers, pharmacist’s...

Obituaries > SORENSON, ROBERT S.

Corp. Robert S. Sorenson, age 19, killed in action May 19, 1945 on Okinawa while serving his country with the 6th Marine Division. He was born in Racine Aug. 30, 1925. Corp. Sorenson was attending Washington Park High School at the time he enlisted in the Marines....

Obituaries > SPACKMAN, ROBERT D.

Marine Pvt. Robert D. Spackman, a former star fullback on the West High School football team in Aurora, was killed in action June 17 [1945] on Okinawa, his parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. B. Spackman, 1445 Garfield Ave., Aurora, have been notified. A few days earlier, his...

Obituaries > SPAHR, EDWARD L.

SPAHR Edward Louis Sr., joined the love of his life and wife of 57 years, Mary Ellen, in eternal peace on July 18, 2007. He was 85 and devoted father of Barbara McNamee (John), Susan Folkman (Gary), Edward L. Spahr, Jr., Deborah Spahr, Theresa Spahr Nelson (Patrick),...

Obituaries > SPARKS, MICKEY F.

Funeral for Platoon Sgt. Mickey F. Sparks, 23, who was killed May 23, 1945, on Okinawa, will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow at McAfee Chapel, Buechel. Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Park. Sparks was a graduate of Fern Creek High School. Survivors are his parents, Mr. and...

Obituaries > SPATH, RICHARD J.

Richard J. “Rich” Spath worked for the City of Billings Water Department for 27 years, retiring in 1983. During World War II, he served in the Marines and was wounded on Iwo Jima. He received the Presidential Unit Citation for action on Guadalcanal and the Purple...

Obituaries > SPAULDING, ROGER C.

Roger Carl Spaulding, 90, born April 18, 1921, passed over into the joy of his Lord Sunday, May 29, 2011. He is the husband of Helen Spaulding for 63 years, and beloved father of three children, Pamela, Kathy and Gregory. These three survive as well as six...

Obituaries > SPENCER, ROBERT

Born July 31, 1921, he died Monday, Nov. 26, 2001. He was 80 and a native of Laurel, Miss. Visiting at Welsh Funeral Home chapel from 10 a.m. until religious services at 2 p.m. Friday, conducted by the Rev. Jim Spencer. Interment in Roselawn Memorial Park. Survived by...

Obituaries > SPENCER, RODGER G.

Rodger passed away [April 22, 2014] at his home in Benton City after a long battle with cancer. Rodger was born in Spokane and moved to St. Louis, Missouri, where he grew up during the Great Depression. Once World War II broke out, Rodger joined the United States...

Obituaries > SPETNAGEL, RUSSELL, JR.

Russell Spetnagel, Jr., 79, of Chillicothe, passed from this life Sunday evening, April 11, 2004, at his residence following an extended illness. He was born Sept. 17, 1924, in Ross County, the son of Russell J. and Ina Janette Fogel Spetnagel. On April 8, 1975, he...

Obituaries > SPILLAN, LAURENCE P., JR.

Memorial services for Pvt. Laurence P. Spillan, Jr., who was killed in action with the Marines November 11 [1942] in the South Pacific, will be held at 9 o’clock tomorrow morning in St. Leo’s Church, 78th St. and Emerald Ave. He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. L. P....

Obituaries > SPILLER, ADMIRAL D., JR.

Admiral Dewey Spiller Jr. of Livingston, Texas passed away on April 5, 2012. He was 87. He was born on January 30, 1925 at Boerne, Texas to the late Claudia and A Dewey Spiller Sr. He is survived by his wife Gloria, his son Max, and two sisters, Marie Whalin and...

Obituaries > SPILSBURY, MAX R.

Former NAU football coach Max Spilsbury died of a heart attack last Wednesday [November 21, 2001]. He was 76. Spilsbury, the winningest coach in school history, guided the Lumberjack program from 1956-64, posting a .688 winning percentage (58-25-5) during his tenure...

Obituaries > SPLAIN, EDWARD H.

Edward H. Splain died in his home in Phoenix, AZ on Thursday morning, October 26, 2006, surrounded by his wife and children. Born in New York City on July 21, 1921, Ed grew up in upstate New York. Enlisting in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1941 on the day after the...

Obituaries > SRYGLEY, CLAYTON R.

Clayton Srygley passed away July 13, 2007 in Oklahoma Veterans Hospital in Claremore, Oklahoma. He was born Feb. 20, 1924 in Lakeview, Hall County, Texas to his parents Oscar Arvin and Ethel Wallace Srygley. He married Mary Wallen July 23, 1966. He retired from...

Obituaries > ST. JOHN, BUELL A.

Buell A. St. John, 73, Wisteria Road, Daytona Beach, died Saturday, Nov. 6 [1993]. Mr. St. John was a retired electronic technician for RCA, Cape Canaveral. Born in Sipsey, Ala., he moved to Central Florida in 1956. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, Haddon, N.J.;...

Obituaries > ST. JOHN, FREDERICK W.

Frederick Welch St. John, 67, [January 25, 1989] of Beloit, WI, formerly of Palatine, father of Stephen F. St. John of Chicago and Ronald B. (Kathy) St. John of Arlington Heights; grandfather of Patrick F. and Sarah E. St. John. Funeral service 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan...

Obituaries > ST. ONGE, MELVIN

Melvin John St. Onge passed away peacefully with his family and loved ones at his side on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Reed City Spectrum Health Hospital. He was 99 years young. He was born in Saint Ignace to John and Josephine St. Onge and was a graduate of Saint...

Obituaries > ST. PETER, HAROLD L.

FAIRLEE – Harold L. St. Peter, 81, died June 22, 2004, at Veterans Affairs Medical Center in White River Junction. He was born April 30, 1923, in Carthage, N.Y., the son of Joseph and Ethel (Lewis) St. Peter. He attended school in Harrisville, N.Y. He married...

Obituaries > STABLEY, DONALD E.

JERSEY SHORE – Funeral services will be held here tomorrow for a Clinton County native and former resident of Jersey Shore, Donald E. Stabley, 44, more recently of Corning, N.Y. Mr. Stabley died last Friday [August 22, 1969] at the Veterans Hospital in Bath, N.Y. He...