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Obituaries > VAHEY, WILLIAM E.

William E. Vahey, age 55, of Calumet City, August 29, 1976, loving husband of Jean, nee Mudro; dearest father of Michael (Debra) and Karen; fond brother of Jack (Irene), Thomas (Helen) and Helen Deak. Funeral Wednesday, 9 a.m., Nowak Funeral Home, 400 Pulaski Rd....

Obituaries > VAN BUREN, STUYVESANT

Pvt. Stuyvesant Van Buren, Co. B, 2nd Raider Battalion, 1st Marine Div., formerly of 2258 Lincoln Park West, died in action Dec. 5, 1942, at Guadalcanal, beloved son of Mr. and Mrs. George B. Van Buren, brother of Joan Stewart Van Buren, grandson of Mrs. Josephine S....

Obituaries > VAN COTT, WESLEY B.

Dr. Wesley B. Van Cott [October 20, 1966], beloved husband of Jean L. Van Cott, father of Peter, Thomas, Lisa and Nancy Van Cott, Mrs. Marion Waller and Mrs. Gretchen Donahoo. Brother of Richard and Theodore Van Cott of Los Angeles and Helen Van Cott of Salt Lake...

Obituaries > VAN DE WATER, FREDERIC F., JR.

Frederic F. Van de Water Jr., a reporter and editor for The Associated Press for 23 years, died Saturday [May 11, 2002] after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was 83. Mr. Van de Water was a long time resident of Chesterfield County. Mr. Van de Water...

Obituaries > VAN FLEET, DAVID

David Van Fleet, age 91, a resident of Kingsville, Texas passed away Tuesday, September 9, 2014 in Corpus Christi, Texas. He was born October 13, 1922 in Dallas, Texas to William M. Van Fleet and Nellie Clara Glass Van Fleet. Mr. Van Fleet was the owner of David Van...

Obituaries > VAN LANDINGHAM, JESSE L.

Jesse Leon Vanlandingham was born May 11, 1921, near Temple to Ida Elizabeth and John Walter Vanlandingham Sr. He passed away Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, at the Norman Veterans Center, at the age of 94. Jesse married Ruth Anderson in 1944. They had three sons, John (who...

Obituaries > VAN WINKLE, JAMES E.

James E. “Jim” Van Winkle, 81, a resident of the Forest Grove community, died Wednesday morning, Aug. 13, 2003, at the Camelot Care Center in Forest Grove. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 19, at the Fuiten, Rose &...

Obituaries > VANA, RICHARD T.

DES PLAINES – Richard T. Vana, 92, was born Dec. 15, 1923, in Chicago, and passed away March 29, 2016, in Des Plaines. He was a U.S. Marine Raider and veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Marine Corps Pacific Area Command. He was a Purple Heart recipient...

Obituaries > VANAC, CHARLES A.

Charles A. Vanac, USMC, WWII Veteran, age 86, at rest January 25, 2010. Loving husband of Dolores Zahorsky-Synak; dear brother of Laddie J. (the late Dorothy) Vanac; uncle of Dorothy Vanac and Laddie C. Vanac; great-uncle of Chad (Caroline) Henning and Melissa...

Obituaries > VANDENBERG, JOHN E.

Kenosha, Wis.—(AP)—Pfc. John Eugene Vandenberg, 24, has been killed in action [August 17, 1942] in the Pacific Theater of operations, his mother, Mrs. Elsie Vandenberg, was notified last night. He joined the Marine Corps shortly after Pearl Harbor and was a member of...

Obituaries > VANNATTER, LLOYD J.

Cpl. Lloyd J. Vannatter, 22 year old Marine, and grandson of Mrs. Hattie Hutson, of Gladwin, was killed in action April 15 [1945] on Okinawa. He was also the nephew of Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Wirtz of Gladwin and of Mr. and Mrs. Ernie Vannatter, of Houghton Lake. During...

Obituaries > VAUGHT, WILLIAM T.

William Troy Vaught, Sr. (known to most as Slim), age 93, passed away on June 19th [2016] (Father’s Day). Marine Corps veteran of WWII and member of Markham VFW Post 9801. Longtime Markham resident, who was born and raised in Watertown, Tennessee. Retired Union...

Obituaries > VAUTIER, ROBERT A.

Robert Allen Vautier, 77, of San Antonio, died Saturday [October 14, 2000] at Heritage Park Nursing Home. Born in Montpelier, Vt., he came here 15 years ago from Titusville and was a tire salesman. He was Catholic, a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and member of...

Obituaries > VELTZ, RAYMOND W.

Raymond W. Veltz, Monday, Aug. 10, 1981. Survived by Helen S. Veltz; his son, Howard W. Veltz; his mother, Mrs. Helen Veltz; 4 sisters, Mrs. Frederick (Jean) Ross, Mrs. John (Marie) Moriarty, Ms. Barbara Mathis, Mrs. Ronald (Margaret) Brankline; his grandson, Matthew...

Obituaries > VERCHEK, LOUIS F.

A terse telegram from the commandant of the United States Marine Corps at Arlington, Va., received last night, revealed the fact that Cpl. Louis [Frank] Verchek, 25, son of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Verchek, of 411 Chartiers Street, Strabane, was the first local youth...

Obituaries > VICKERS, LEONARD R.

Funeral services for Jiggs Vickers, Megargel veteran of World War II who died [April 14, 1947] in a government hospital at Des Moines, Iowa, last week, were held Friday afternoon. The rites were conducted at the Megargel Methodist Church by the pastor, Rev. J. O....

Obituaries > VIERLING, FRANK C.

F.C. “Duke” Vierling, passed away Aug. 16, 2000, at The Cleveland Clinic following bypass surgery. A former resident of Greensburg, Duke was born Dec. 30, 1921, in Chicago, to Gilbert and Lillian Vierling. Duke enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps after high...

Obituaries > VILLANI, KENNETH J.

Kenneth James Villane, a paralegal with Gaudin & Gaudin Law Office, died Friday [September 13, 1996] of myocardial infarction at West Jefferson Medical Center. He was 72. Mr. Villane was born in New Berlin, N.Y., and lived in Marrero for the past 18 years. He...

Obituaries > VILLARRUBIA, WALLACE J.

Wallace Joseph Villarrubia, on Tuesday, November 19, 2002 at 3:30 A.M. Beloved husband of Mona Valeton Villarrubia. Father of Wallace J. ‘Skip’ Villarrubia, Jr. and the late Gary Valeton Villarrubia. Son of the late Elvin and Corrine Villarrubia. Brother...

Obituaries > VINCIUS, SAMUEL A., JR.

Memorial services for Samuel A. Vincius Jr., 39, a native of San Antonio who died June 18 [1965], will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday in Troop Chapel No. 3, Fort Sam Houston. Vincius died while aboard the Steamship Choctaw Victory, en route to India, and was buried in...

Obituaries > VISCO, JERRY W., JR.

Solemn Requiem Mass for Pfc. Gennaro (Jerry) W. Visco, Marine Corps [Raider] who died in combat on New Georgia Island on July 10, 1943, will be sung at 11 a.m. today in the Church of Our Lady of the Rosary, Haines and Musgrave Sts. He was 18. He was a son of Mrs....

Obituaries > VITANTONIO, MICHAEL K.

Michael K. “Vitt” Vitantonio [March 20, 2011], proud USMC Veteran WWII, 3rd Marine Raider Battalion, beloved husband of the late Leah Marie (nee Newbill), dear Dad of Claudia Stallings, Eloise Wells, Thomas and Michael “Mickey,” loving...

Obituaries > VITTORI, HARRY A.

STERLING—Pfc. Harry Vittori, U.S.M.C., 21, son of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Vittori, died [July 22, 1944] in the South Pacific area. His death resulted from wounds received in action. He was a member of St. Mary’s parish. His wife and 13-month-old son reside in Detroit, Mich....

Obituaries > VOIGHT, DEAN S.

Dean S. Voight, 85, Medford, died Saturday, Feb. 2 [2008] at his home under the care of his family and Hope Hospice. He has been a resident of Medford for the past 32 years. Dallmann-Kniewel Funeral Homes of Medford and Rib Lake assisted the family with...

Obituaries > VOLLACK, WILLIAM C.

William C. Vollack, 79, North Peninsula Avenue, New Smyrna Beach, died Saturday, Dec. 21 [1996]. Mr. Vollack was a retired industrial engineer. Born in Passaic, N.J., he moved to Central Florida in 1986. He was a Marine veteran of World War II and was a member of...

Obituaries > VOLZ, CHARLES, JR.

Funeral services for Marine Sgt. Charles Volz, formerly of 2121 W. 69th Pl., who was killed in the battle of Iwo Jima March 10, 1945, at the age of 22, were held yesterday in the chapel at 5112 Western Ave., with military honors performed by South Chicago’s Own...

Obituaries > VORHIES, WILLIAM E.

Services for retired Marine Corps Maj. William E. Vorhies, 68, of Clairemont, will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Clairemont Mortuary. Burial will be in Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery. He died Wednesday [July 4, 1984] in a hospital. Maj. Vorhies was born in St. Joseph,...

Obituaries > VREEKE, ROBERT W.

Robert W. Vreeke, 48, of Rt. 1, Manitowoc, died Sunday afternoon [February 4, 1973] at Veterans Hospital, Wood, Wis. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Manitowoc. The Rev. Keith Haag will officiate and burial...

Obituaries > VULCANO, MICHAEL

Michael S. Vulcano, 39, of 308 Howard St., a bartender at Henny Andrews’ Supper Club, died yesterday [November 6, 1951] at his home. A native of Pennsylvania, he was a resident of Syracuse for 23 years. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Connie Battaglino Vulcano; three...