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Obituaries > WABSCHALL, DANIEL A.

WASHINGTON – (U.P.) – The Navy has announced 74 additional casualties in the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard. The list included: Wisconsin: Pvt. Daniel A. Wabschall, Marines, dead [July 10, 1943], foster father, Paul Jadin, New Franken.

Obituaries > WACHLIN, ALVIN F.

Funeral services for Pfc. Alvin F. Wachlin, 22, son of Mr. and Mrs. Fred C. Wachlin, Freeport, Route 3, will be held Thursday afternoon, Jan. 20, at 1:30 o’clock at the Eichmeier & Becker Funeral Home. Rev. Edwin A. Arends, pastor of St. John’s Evangelical and...

Obituaries > WADE, HERBERT E.

CUYAHOGA FALLS – Herbert E. Wade, 66, died Oct. 29, 1990. Born in Akron, he was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II. Mr. Wade had retired from the Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. in 1981, with 25 years’ service. He was a member of Elliott Lodge 514 F&AM, and...

Obituaries > WADE, ROBERT S.

Robert S. Wade, 89, of Hilo, formerly of Kona, a retired advertising manager, died [February 11, 2004] in Hilo Medical Center. He was born in New Jersey. He is survived by wife Eleanor L.; stepsons John, Stephen and Daniel Caverly; stepdaughters Marcia Bilodeau and...

Obituaries > WADLOW, JAMES T.

James T. Wadlow, fortified with the Sacraments of Holy Mother Church, Sunday, October 18, 1970. Beloved husband of Joann V. Wadlow (nee Szywalski); dear father of Sharon J. and Cynthia M. Wadlow; our dear brother-in-law, nephew, uncle and cousin. Funeral from...

Obituaries > WAGAMAN, LYLE E.

Cpl. Lyle E. Wagaman, son of Mr. and Mrs. Otis E. Wagaman, residing four miles north of Moscow, was killed in action at Iwo Jima on Feb. 22 [1945], according to a telegram received by the parents Wednesday night. Cpl. Wagaman was a member of 5th United States Marine...

Obituaries > WAGNER, RAYMOND R.

Funeral services for Marine Corps Cpl. Raymond Rowland Wagner, who was killed in action May 20, 1945, on Okinawa, will be Friday at 2:30 p. m. at Zion Congregational Church under direction of the Ross Hollywood Mortuary. Military honors will be accorded at the grave...

Obituaries > WAGNON, JOSEPH

Two San Bernardino county names appear on the Army and Navy casualty lists, released for publication today. One Marine was listed among the Navy dead and one soldier was reported missing in Pacific regions. Dead was: Cpl. Joseph Wagnon, U.S.M.C. [May 14, 1945],...

Obituaries > WAHLERS, FLOYD W.

CHEBOYGAN, Aug. 17—Floyd William Wahlers, 18-year-old youth who enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in Detroit last Sept. 17, has been killed in action [July 10, 1943] in the Southwest Pacific.

Obituaries > WALDORF, ROBERT E.

Robert E. Waldorf, 46, Salem, died Saturday [July 18, 1964] while fishing off the coast of Pacific City, apparently from a heart attack. Waldorf, a late resident of 6061 Wetzel Road SE, in the Turner area, had lived in the Salem area for the past 18 years, moving here...

Obituaries > WALKER, ANTHONY

MIDDLETOWN – Retired Marine Corps Col. Anthony Walker, 87, of Portsmouth, RI died Friday, Nov. 5, 2004 at the Forest Farm Health Care Centre. He was the husband of Judith (Davidson) Walker. Born in Baltimore on Feb. 24, 1917, he was the only child of the late John...

Obituaries > WALKER, CHARLES D.

Pfc. Charles D. Walker, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Walker of Powellton, has been missing in action since last Nov. 20 [1943], the War Department recently informed his parents. Pfc. Walker was serving in the Gilbert Islands. He enlisted in the Marines in 1942 and had...

Obituaries > WALKER, EDWARD H.

Edward Henry Walker, a beloved, longtime Newark resident and volunteer of the year passed away with his loving family present at Kaiser hospital in Fremont, CA, February 22, 2004. Edward Henry Walker was born April 10, 1921 in a rural area of South Dakota. He was the...

Obituaries > WALKER, FRANK B.

WASHINGTON, Jan. 3—(AP)—Jack Herman Huggins, Seaman First Class, son of Mrs. Willie Rema Stewart, Muskogee, was one of two Oklahomans reported wounded today on a Navy casualty list which included one man from the same state killed in action. Carl Ciciel Hill, Seaman...

Obituaries > WALKER, JAMES O.

James Oliver “Bud” Walker, 93, of Iona, passed away Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in Idaho Falls. Bud was born June 25, 1921, in Idaho Falls to Albert and Amy Lundburg Walker. He attended schools in Idaho Falls, graduating from Iona High School. Bud gave up a...

Obituaries > WALKER, THOMAS W.

Thomas W. Walker Sr., 87, of Mentor, passed away on June 10, 2011, at Hospice of the Western Reserve in Euclid. Born Nov. 27, 1923, in Mansfield, Ohio, he was the son of Mary E. (Bauer) and William J. Walker. Mr. Walker served in the United States Marine Corps during...

Obituaries > WALKER, WILLIAM K.

William Walker, 42, of Coppell, Tex., who was critically injured late Thursday night in a traffic accident at Allen Ave. and Ford St., died at 2:31 p.m. yesterday [July 31, 1965] in Confederate Memorial Hospital. The death was the third traffic fatality in Shreveport...

Obituaries > WALKUP, CHARLES W.

Charles W. Walkup, 92, of Villa Park [May 9, 2012], beloved husband of Alberta; fond father of William, Gary, Barbara (Jeffrey) Thorson and Ronald (Sonya); grandfather of Matthew and Derek; brother of Elizabeth Helphrey and the late Katherine Cox; uncle of many nieces...

Obituaries > WALLACE, HARRIS F., JR.

Harris F. Wallace, Jr., 91, of Bartlett, TN, and formerly of Columbus, MS, died July 12, 2014 in Memphis, TN. He was cremated, and a memorial may be held at a later date. He grew up in Raymond and Canton, MS. He was a graduate of Mississippi State College (now...

Obituaries > WALLACE, WILLIAM S.

William S. Wallace; of Clarkston; February 22, 2009; age 87. Husband of Docia; preceded in death by his first wife Zetah; father of Nan (Guy) Henton; step-father of Connie (Bill Sclesky) Morgan and Theresa (Terry) Harp; grandpa of Michele (Craig) Morris, Lisa (Hassan)...

Obituaries > WALLEY, ROBERT

WINDOW ROCK — Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly has issued a proclamation that all Navajo Nation flags be flown at half-staff in honor of Navajo Nation Code Talker Robert Walley Sr., who died Sept. 10 [2014] at the age of 93. Walley was a Navajo Code Talker who...

Obituaries > WALLIS, ROBERT C.

Pfc. Robert C. Wallis, 18, son of Mr. and Mrs. John A. Wallis, Bonneville Park, was killed in action [July 21, 1944] in the Pacific. He was a member of the Fourth Marine [Regiment] and a veteran of Bougainville action. He was born May 13, 1926 in Paris, Idaho. He...

Obituaries > WALSH, FRANK L.

Suddenly, of Norwood, April 25 [1977], Frank L. Walsh, Sr., husband of Teresa M. (Paquin), father of Frank L., Jr., of Randolph, Mrs. Carolyn Szafranski of Belchertown, Mrs. Diane Hoar of Whitman, and Donna Walsh of Norwood. Son of Latona E. (Carrier). Brother of John...

Obituaries > WALSH, JAMES F.

The body of Marine Sgt. James F. Walsh, 24, son of Mr. and Mrs. James L. Walsh, 412 Stafford Ave., who was killed in action July 20, 1943, on New Georgia, Solomon Islands, will arrive in Syracuse at 5 p.m. today. Services will be held at the family home at 9 a.m....

Obituaries > WALT, LEWIS W.

Gen. Lewis W. Walt, who won combat decorations in World War II, Korea and Vietnam and later served as assistant commandant of the Marine Corps, died Sunday [March 26, 1989] at a retirement home in Gulfport, Miss., after a long illness. He was 76 years old. General...

Obituaries > WALTER, JOSEPH

Joseph Walter, age 88, of 1838 Clermont St., Manitowoc, died Monday, June 1, 2009, at Holy Family Memorial Medical Center, Manitowoc. He was born Nov. 25, 1920, in Philadelphia, Pa., son of the late John and Catherine (Sloboda) Walter. Joseph was a Marine for 12...

Obituaries > WALTERS, KENNETH W.

Kenneth William Walters, age 81, of Alorton, IL, died July 3, 2005 at Touchette Hoapital in Centerville, IL. Visitsion will be held from 3 PM to 8 PM on Thursday, July 7th, at the funeral chapel in Caseyville, IL. Funeral services will be at 10 AM on Friday, July 8th,...

Obituaries > WALTON, CHESTER E.

Chester E. Walton, a 36-year resident of Yucca Valley, died from natural causes June 29, 2012. He was 91 years old. The son of Edgar Walton and Daisy Martin, he was born May 13, 1921, in St. Louis, Mo. Chet, as he was called, joined the Marine Corps in 1940 and went...

Obituaries > WALTON, FRANCIS J.

Francis James “Jim” Walton, 95, of Harrisonburg, passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016. Jim was born July 14, 1921, in Cadillac, Mich. He was the son of the late John O. Walton and Julia Root Walton. He proudly served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II in the...

Obituaries > WALTS, THOMAS W.

Thomas W. Walts, 76, of 1207 Almond St., Syracuse, died Saturday [December 25, 1999] at Vivian Teal Howard Health Care Center, Syracuse . He was born in Syracuse. He was a self-employed taxi operator. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II. Survivors: Two...

Obituaries > WAMMACK, BILLY J.

Billy Joe Wammack, 79, of Hot Springs, died Sunday, August 22, 2004 in a Little Rock hospital. Born July 1, 1925 in Commerce, Oklahoma to Charles W. and Ellen Hurley Wammack, he was a Protestant and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II in the Pacific Theater....

Obituaries > WAMSLEY, BERNARD O.

Funeral services were conducted Wednesday for Bernard O. Wamsley, 58, a former resident of Blackfoot and Sprlngfield, who died last Thursday [December 12, 1970] in Grand Island, Nebr. Services were held In North Platte Neb. and Wamsley was burled in the Fort McPherson...

Obituaries > WANER, ROBERT L.

Robert Lloyd “Bob” Waner, age 85, of McPherson, KS, and formerly of Florence, Kansas passed away at 10:15 AM, Sunday, July 17th, 2005 at Memorial Hospital, McPherson, Kansas. Bob, the son of Andrew and Frances (Garrison) Waner, was born March 14, 1920 on a...

Obituaries > WANGEN, ORVILLE E.

Orville E. Wangen, 81, of Austin, died Tuesday, July 23, 2002, at the Austin Medical Center. He was born April 25, 1921, in Albert Lea, to Ed and Millie (Lerum) Wangen. He graduated from Austin High School in 1938. He began work for the George A. Hormel Company in...

Obituaries > WANN, DANIEL M.

Sgt. Daniel M. Wann, U.S. Marine Corps, was killed in the battle of Iwo Jima, March 1 [1945], according to word received by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Wann of Edenbower. Sgt. Wann enlisted in the Marine Corps June 11, 1940. He participated in four major Marine...

Obituaries > WARASKEVICH, JOSEPH A.

Joseph (Joe) A. Waraskevich, 87, of Winslow, passed away early Saturday morning, May 10, 2008. Joe was born in Winslow on January 17, 1921. The son of John and Victoria (Spirydovich) Waraskevich, he was a 1939 graduate of Winslow High School. He worked as a pipefitter...

Obituaries > WARD, HAROLD R.

Harold R. Ward, in FL, on Jan. 19, 1992. Formerly of Rochester & Palmyra. Survived by his mother, Sarah Ward, Seneca Falls; sister, Ann Watkins, Canandaigua; brother, Charles, FL; son & daughter-in-law, Danny & Rhonda Ward, FL; 3 daughters, Patricia...

Obituaries > WARD, JAMES J.

Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Ward of Gilman were in Brooklyn recently and had a visit with Harold Keller, a U.S. Marine who was with Mr. and Mrs. Ward’s son James at the time of his death [November 8, 1943] in the South Pacific. In fact, the two boys had been together since...

Obituaries > WARD, PAUL B.

WOLCOTT—Paul Bennet Ward, 38, of Wolcott, a Marine Corps hero during World War II, died unexpectedly Thursday [November 3, 1960] in the Veterans Hospital at Bath. He had entered the hospital only the day before, following a sudden illness. He was one of the three Ward...

Obituaries > WARDEN, DONALD R.

The wife of Pfc. Warden was informed by the War Department June 24 that her husband, who fought with the 6th Marine Division for Okinawa, an island in the Ryukyu chain, died May 30th [1945] of wounds suffered in action. Warden, a veteran of military action in the...

Obituaries > WARE, DRUE O. D.

FORT WORTH – Drue Oliver Dodd Ware, M.D., 82, a longtime Fort Worth family practitioner, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 1998, in Fort Worth after a yearlong illness. Funeral: 2 p.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church in Fort Worth. Officiating: Dr. Clifford Williams and...

Obituaries > WARHOLIC, GEORGE

George Warholic, age 79, of Highland, Indiana, passed away on Friday, November 2, 2001. He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Violet; three children: Mark Warholic of Crown Point, Tammi (John) Phillips of Lansing, IL, and Kris (Michael) Elliott of Griffith;...

Obituaries > WARKENTINE, HARRISON L.

Harrison Leroy Warkentin was born November 25, 1924 in Homestead, Oklahoma to Arthur and Anna (Baker) Warkentin and died at his home in Fairview on September 27, 1998 at the age of 73 years. He lived in Enid most of his life. Harrison was a veteran of WWII. He was...

Obituaries > WARNER, FRANCIS G.

Mr. Francis (Frank) Warner, age 78, of Branan Lodge, Blairsville, GA, passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2001, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Atlanta after a lengthy illness. Mr. Warner was born on April 5, 1923, in Oconomowoc, WI. He was a retired administrator for...

Obituaries > WARNER, ROBERT E.

Robert E. Warner, 46, res. Excelsior, Minn., on Mon. [April 14, 1969]. Survived by wife, Ethel N., 4 daughters, Mrs. Keith (Elizabeth) Ford, Victoria, Catherine & Alexandra Warner, all of Mpls.; mother, Mrs. Majorie Warner of Mpls.; brother, William Warner of New...

Obituaries > WARNOCK, JAMES F.

Miami, Fla. – (AP) – A small, freakish hurricane left southeast Florida under the highest floodwater in 30 years before its center swirled out into the Atlantic yesterday, chased by Army and Navy aerial hurricane trackers. Damage from 71-mile winds was minor but...

Obituaries > WARREN, JAMES F.

James F. Warren, 78, of East Hartford, died Monday, December 10, 2001 surrounded by his family at Hartford Hospital, Hospice Unit. James was born in East Hartford to Patrick and Ida (Johnson) Warren on June 20, 1923. He was the soul mate and beloved husband of Eleanor...

Obituaries > WASHBURN, JAMES G.

ENNIS – James Gustave “Jim” Washburn, age 93, passed away Monday [December 1, 2008] at his home in Ennis. Jim was born Oct. 4, 1915, in Fort Ethan Allen, Vt., to Maj. James Henry Washburn (USAR) and Sarah Jane Greve Washburn. Jim attended Ohio State...

Obituaries > WATERMAN, ROBERT W.

Robert W. Waterman, Sr., born June 8, 1919 in Depew NY, he died on March 30, 2013 in Buffalo, NY at age 93, beloved husband of Marion R. (nee Corle) Waterman; dearest father of James Breighner, Robert (Dianne) Waterman, Jr., Richard Waterman, Pat Szymkowski and Karen...

Obituaries > WATKINS, EVERETT J.

Everett Jack Watkins, 91, passed from this life on January 10th, 2007 to be with his Lord and Savior. He was a long time resident of Colorado Springs. He served in the military as a Marine Raider during WWII and worked at Fort Carson in civil service for 30 years. He...

Obituaries > WATKINS, FLOYD E.

Floyd E. Watkins, 73, of 1410 Henry St. died Saturday, Oct. 26, 1996, at Pekin Hospital. Born Feb. 25, 1923, in Pekin to William Earl and Bernice Bell Watkins, he married Melva M. Hoffman on June 29, 1949. She died Oct. 31, 1977. He later married Eleanor Haney...

Obituaries > WATKINS, ROBERT M.

Robert M. Watkins, 82, a longtime Quincy area resident, passed away on Monday, August 5th, 2002 at his home. He was born Jan. 9, 1920 to William E and Lucy (Moore) Watkins in Burlington, WA. He attended school in La Conner and graduated from high school there in 1937....

Obituaries > WATKINS, ROY E.

Roy E. Watkins, 83, of Big Spring died Monday, Nov. 13, 2006, in a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2006, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with the Rev. Dr. Randy Cotton, pastor of Trinity Baptist Church, Joey...

Obituaries > WATSON, FRANK G.

The Navy Department has announced 108 casualties of the U.S. naval forces (Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard), not heretofore released on Navy Department casualty lists. The list includes the following: Florida: Frank G. Watson, private, U.S. Marine Corps. Dead...

Obituaries > WATSON, JEFFERSON D., JR.

WASHINGTON, Aug. 10 (AP) – The Navy announced Tuesday 63 casualties, including 12 dead, 6 wounded and 45 missing. This brings to 28,178 the total of Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard casualties reported to next of kin since December 7, 1941. The grand total includes...

Obituaries > WATSON, OWEN A.

SAVOY – Owen “Doc” Watson, who died Friday, May 11, 2012, at Provena Covenant Medical Center in Urbana, was born May 5, 1922, in Forrest City, Mo. His parents were Jack and Margaret Elizabeth Watson. He was the oldest of seven children born into his...

Obituaries > WATT, CARL W.

Carl W. Watt was a World War II combat veteran who served 27 years as a motorcycle patrolman with the Dallas Police Department. Mr. Watt, 81, died April 6 [2007] of natural causes at his Rowlett home. He had health problems that included emphysema and cancer, his...

Obituaries > WATTENBARGER, WILLIAM T., JR.

Twenty-four additional Southland men in the service of the United States Navy have been listed as casualties, the Navy Department announced yesterday, including 16 Los Angeles men. They are: Dead [July 26, 1944]: Pfc. William T. Wattenbarger, U.S.M.C.,...

Obituaries > WATZLAWICK, JOHN A., JR.

Visitation for John A. Watzlawick Jr., 87, will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, July 27, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday morning, at the Fredrick Funeral Home, 284 Park St., Hampshire, with private family funeral services following, and burial with military honors in...

Obituaries > WAYNEE, JAMES V., JR.

James Virgil Waynee, 82, of Mount Pleasant and Smithville, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2005, in Austin, Texas. Jim was born in Bay City on April 5, 1923, to James and Goldie (Moore) Waynee. He married Henrietta Rogers on Dec. 27, 1946, at the Kawkawlin...

Obituaries > WEBB, WILLIAM W.

MUSCATINE, Iowa — William W. Webb, 81, Muscatine, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2002, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City. There will be no funeral service. Burial will be at a later date. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at the Ralph J....

Obituaries > WEBBER, ROBERT R.

Robert M. Webber, 84, of Sherman Road, Middle Grove, passed away Nov. 30, 2007 at his home. Born in Baldwinsville on Jan. 31, 1923, he was the son of the late James and Esther Trowbridge Webber. He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II, serving in the 6th Marine...

Obituaries > WEBER, BRUCE W.

Bruce W. Weber, 59, 110 Poplar St., Ironwood, died Friday [February 16, 1979] at Grand View Hospital. Born Feb. 12, 1920, at Forestville, Wis., son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Emil Weber, he moved to Ironwood from Forestville 15 years ago. For the past six years he was a...

Obituaries > WEHNER, WILLIAM J.

STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo., April 7—William Wehner, an electric utility employee, was electrocuted Saturday [April 5, 1958] when repairing lines blown down at Brewer, 15 miles south of here, during a violent storm a short time earlier. Wehner, 35 years old, was found...

Obituaries > WEIDINGER, EDWARD J.

Edward J. Weidinger, 74, of N. Stephen St., Oregon, died Thursday December 5, 1996 in his residence. He was born March 1, 1922 in Toledo to Mr. and Mrs. Edward (Ruby Cummins) Weidinger. He married Mildred K. Schnabel on September 25, 1946 in Moline, OH and she...

Obituaries > WEILAND, WILLIAM R.

ENCINITAS, Calif. – William “Bill” Ransom Weiland was born on July 9, 1921 in Orange, N.J. He was the son of Laura Valentine and George Weiland. He died on June 16, 2009, after a long illness in Encinitas, Calif. Bill graduated from Cheshire Academy...

Obituaries > WEIMER, ALVIN J.

Alvin James Weiner, 77, of Glendale, a public worker in California, died Jan. [26], 1995. He was born in Fredrick, Okla., and was a World War II Marine Corps veteran. Survivors include his sons, Don, Kevin and Rod; sister, Myrtle Robinson; brothers, Larry and Rob; and...

Obituaries > WEISNEWSKI, JOSEPH A.

BELLEVUE, Iowa – Joseph A. Weisnewski, 83, of 912 Jefferson Ave., Bellevue, died of cancer at 2:40 p.m. Monday, March 19, 2001, at Mill Valley Care Center. Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Bellevue, with burial in...

Obituaries > WELCH, JAMES R.

James Ray Welch, age 75, of Danville, AR died Thursday, March 12, 1998 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. He was born February 17, 1923 at Havana, AR, son of the late R. L. and Orpha Ray Welch. He was retired from Continental Grain; he was a Marine Corps...

Obituaries > WELCH, JOSEPH W., JR.

Joseph W. Welch, age 82, a resident of the Iowa Veterans Home in Marshalltown formerly of Grundy Center died Saturday, April 21, 2007 at the Veterans Home following a lengthy illness. Private family interment will be held at the Rock Island National Cemetery at a...

Obituaries > WELCH, WILLIAM H.

William Henry Welch died April 26, 2000, at home in McKinleyville at age 75. He is survived by his wife, Helen J. Welch, and family. Arrangements are pending at Pierce Mortuary Chapels/Paul’s Chapel, Arcata.

Obituaries > WELLBAUM, DONALD L.

The body of Pfc. Donald L. Wellbaum, a son of Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Wellbaum, of 513 South Twenty-First Street, will arrive in Decatur this evening from Guam. Pfc. Wellbaum was killed by a Japanese machine gun burst on Guam July 28, 1944. Funeral services, including full...

Obituaries > WELLER, CHARLES F.

Anchorage — Charles Franklin Weller passed away on January 5, 2012 at Horizon House in Anchorage. Graveside service with military honors at Ft. Richardson Cemetery Wednesday, January 11 at 2:30pm.

Obituaries > WELLS, CLIFFORD L.

Clifford L. Wells, 81, of Battle Creek died Saturday, May 5, 2001, at home. He was born Dec. 23, 1919, in Eaton County to Henry L. and Georgia M. (Edson) Wells. He attended Springfield schools. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II in the South...

Obituaries > WELLS, ELGIE H.

Elgie Henry Wells, 52, died at 3 a.m. Thursday [February 7, 1963] in his residence, 7111 Second Street, Hitchcock. He was born March 27, 1910, in Arkansas, was a veteran of World War II, and a member of the Baptist Church in Hitchcock. Survivors include his wife,...

Obituaries > WELLS, GENE E.

Gene Earl Wells, 85, of Great Falls, a decorated World War II Marine Corps veteran and former salesman, died of natural causes Sunday [August 29, 2010] at a local care facility. At his request, no services are planned. Schnider Funeral Home is handling arrangements....

Obituaries > WELLS, LINCOLN A.

Lincoln Aubrey Wells went to be with the Lord on July 5, 2016. Born in Cleveland, Texas April 5, 1921. Son of William Pleasant Wells and Julian Belle Blocker. He is preceded in death by his loving wife Ruby Lois Cude; second wife Wilda Brunson; and third wife Sybel...

Obituaries > WELLS, LLOYD G.

NEW ALBANY – Lloyd George Wells, 89, a retired employee of the Mississippi Forestry Commission, died Monday, May 4, 2009, at Baptist Memorial Hospital, North Mississippi. Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Waller Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Church...

Obituaries > WELLS, WINSTON

Two Kentucky Marines are dead and a naval officer is missing, according to yesterday’s Navy Department announcement. The dead are Pfc. Harold J. Sullivan, ward of Henry Meimen, Fort Mitchell, and Cpl. Winston Wells [November 21, 1943], brother of Mrs. Estella Elkins,...

Obituaries > WENHOLD, WARREN

The Navy Hospital, Santa Margarita Ranch, reported Tuesday that the five persons injured in an early Saturday morning automobile accident at Camp Pendleton are in a much improved condition. Of the five injured the only one remaining on the serious list is Mrs. Barbara...

Obituaries > WEST, GERALD V.

FORT EDWARD — Gerald V. “Gerry” West, 95, passed away Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at Glens Falls Hospital. Gerry was born Oct. 29, 1919, in Glens Falls, the son of Clarence and Clara West of Fort Ann. He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corps in September 1940. In the 16 years...

Obituaries > WEST, WILLIAM R.

GILLIAM, LA — William Richard (Bill) West was buried on October 7, 2010, at Evans-Richie Cemetery in Vivian, LA in a graveside service. Billy was born on November 13, 1924, in Claiborne Parish near Haynesville, LA. He died on October 5, 2010, at the Northwest...

Obituaries > WEWER, MARTIN L.

Martin Louis Wewer, 89, of Paris, Arkansas died Sunday, September 28, 2008 in Hot Springs, AR. He was born January 5, 1919 in Morrison Bluff, AR to his parents Joseph and Anna (Schwiejehaun) Wewer. He was a Marine Veteran of World War II, a retired auto mechanic, a...

Obituaries > WHALIN, RALPH R.

ATOKA—(Special) — Ralph Whalin, 29, of La Suer, Minn., died July 27 [1954] in a hospital in Heron Lake. Minn. He and his nine-year-old son, Joie, were in an automobile accident June 23; Joie is still in the hospital and not out of danger. Ralph is a former resident of...

Obituaries > WHEATON, RICHARD W.

A graveside service for Richard Wheaton, 92, of Falkville was Sunday, June 28, at 3 p.m. at East Battleground Cemetery with Peck Funeral Home directing. Mr. Wheaton died Friday, June 26, 2015, at his residence. He was born Jan. 7, 1923, in Wisconsin to John Martin...

Obituaries > WHEELER, EDWIN B.

Memorial services have been held for Retired Major General Edwin B. Wheeler of the Marine Corps, who died at Baylor University Medical Center on October 14, 1985, after having been stricken by a heart attack at his Dallas, Texas, home. Wheeler, 67, had lived in Dallas...

Obituaries > WHEELER, EUGENE J.

SOUTH HAVEN, Feb. 15–Funeral services, followed by reburial in Lakeview Cemetery here, were held Sunday afternoon for Pfc. Eugene John Wheeler, who was 20 years old when he was killed in action on the island of New Georgia, in the Solomon Islands, where he was...

Obituaries > WHISENHUNT, ELTON

Elton Whisenhunt, 75, died Saturday, April 19, 1997, at the North Mississippi Medical Center. He was a staff writer for the Houston Press from 1948 to 1950 and the Memphis Press-Scimitar from 1950 to 1965. He was president of the Newspaper Guild of Memphis from 1959...

Obituaries > WHITE, DEWEY E., JR.

CLAREMONT – Dewey E. White of 326 Stanford Dr. died Tuesday [October 12, 1971] at his home. Mr. White was born March 24, 1924, in Sioux City, Iowa, and came to Claremont in 1961 from Sioux City. He served with the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. He is survived...

Obituaries > WHITE, HARRY E.

Harry E. White [June 2, 2009] was born in Brewton, Ala. Harry was vice president and manager for First National Bank in Gresham. He is survived by his friends, Ed and Marsha Strohmaier. A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, June 12, 2009, in Willamette...

Obituaries > WHITE, JAMES T.

A military rite for Marine Cpl. James T. White, 27, 793 Smith St., who died May 16, 1945 of wounds suffered in action on Okinawa, will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Frear Funeral Home, 1340 Lake Ave. Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Corporal White,...

Obituaries > WHITE, MELVIN R.

Corporal Melvin Ralph White, 19, son of Mr. and Mrs. Hanford White of Eaton, was killed [July 28, 1944] in the line of duty during the battle for Guam, his parents learned Thursday. Cpl. White served with a U.S. Marine Corps unit in the Pacific area, and was in the...

Obituaries > WHITSON, FRED A.

Fred A. Whitson, beloved husband of Eleanor Castelluccio; devoted father of Fred Whitson; son of Ernest and the late Elizabeth Turney Whitson. Saturday, December 4, 1964; residence, 1562 Robinway Dr. Requiem High Mass at Guardian Angels Church, Mt. Washington,...

Obituaries > WHITTLESEY, FRANK R.

F. Russell Whittlesey of New York, grandson and namesake of the late Frank R. Whittlesey, prominent General Electric Company executive of this city, has been killed in action [September 14, 1942] in the Pacific, presumably in the Solomon Islands. He was participating...

Obituaries > WIBERG, NORMAN S.

Norman Scott Wiberg passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2016. He was born January 30, 1922 in Riverton, Utah to Marchell Page Wiberg and John Irving Wiberg. He graduated from Jordon High School. He served in WWII as a Marine where he received 2 Purple Hearts. He married...

Obituaries > WICKERT, WILLIAM E.

On August 16, 1975, William Earl Wickert, Sr., of 2919 Dunmurry Road, Dundalk, the beloved husband of Loretta Lorraine Wickert, and father of William E. Wickert, Jr., of Washington, D.C. Friends are cordially invited to call at the funeral home of Walter Brooks...

Obituaries > WIDDECKE, CHARLES F.

Charles Fred Widdecke, Maj. Gen., USMC (Ret.), 54, who with the 22nd Marines, took part in the attacks on several of the Marshall Islands and in the invasion of Guam during World War II, died May 13 [1973] in La Paz, Mexico, after suffering a heart attack while on a...

Obituaries > WIERZCHOWSKI, MATTHEW S.

Matthew S. Wierzchowski, age 77, of Homestead, on November 23, 2002; beloved husband of Catherine (Brazinski-Brody) Wierzchowski; father of Nancy Cray, Patricia Coughlin, Matthew Wierzchowski; also survived by six grandchildren; brother of Dorothy Pasternak. Friends...

Obituaries > WIETRZAK, ROBERT F.

Robert F. Wietrzak [July 4, 2007], WW II U.S. Marine Corps veteran, member of Colonel Evans Carlson’s Marine Raiders Second Battalion. Beloved husband of the late Clara, nee Forys; cherished son of the late Frank and Rozalia; brother of Theodore; loving...

Obituaries > WIGGINS, JOE

Services for Joe Wiggins will be at 2 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church with Dr. Alton Fannin and the Rev. Terry Tolbert officiating. Burial will be at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Mr. Wiggins was born to the late Lee Andrew and Edna Wiggins on May 17, 1920, at Bowie,...

Obituaries > WIGNER, NORMAN E.

Norman E. Wigner, 75, Anderson, died July 27 [1999]. He was a firefighter for the Anderson Fire Department, retiring in 1979. Previously, he was a steel-construction worker and an employee of Delco Remy Division of General Motors Corp., Anderson. Mr. Wigner was a...

Obituaries > WILCOX, HAROLD F.

Harold “Bud” Wilcox, 91, of Gladstone, Missouri, died October 4, 2016. Bud was preceded in death by his parents, John and Lenore (Hewling) Wilcox; brothers, Derald and Dewane; sisters, Bernice, Lucy, Patti and Marie; and daughter, Reyne. He leaves behind his wife of...

Obituaries > WILDMAN, FRANCIS M., III

Fran [December 26, 2005] was born Dec. 12, 1921, in Prescott, to Glenn Wildman and Jane (Sleeper) Wildman. Fran moved to Tucson in 1924, where he lived while his father obtained an engineering degree from the University of Arizona. In 1927, he moved to Redwood City,...

Obituaries > WILEY, WILLIAM A.

HADDAM — William A. Wiley Sr., a former first selectman, died unexpectedly Sunday [December 6, 1981] at his home. Wiley, 61, of Hubbard Road in the Higganum section, served as the Republican first selectman from 1964 to 1969 and from 1974 to 1975. He was also...

Obituaries > WILHARMS, EARL R.

Earl R. Wilharms, 43, 2235 W. Wisconsin Ave., died of a self-inflicted gun shot wound in the upper left chest about 4:30 p.m. Saturday [August 14, 1965], according to Outagamie sheriff authorities. He was found by his mother, Mrs. Joseph Wilharms, after she heard the...

Obituaries > WILINSKI, ROBERT S.

Robert S. Wilinski, 75, a former alderman of the 7th Ward on the South Side, died Friday [July 20, 1990] in Northwestern Memorial Hospital after apparently suffering a heart attack in his office at the Chicago Department of Health. Mr. Wilinski had worked for the city...

Obituaries > WILKENING, DWIGHT V.

Dwight V. Wilkening, 64, of 1507 Brentwood Terrace died last week Tuesday [April 15, 1986] at the Porter Memorial Hospital in Denver, CO. Born July 27, 1921, in State Center, he was the son of Henry C. and Hazel Arnold Wilkening. He received his education in the State...

Obituaries > WILKENS, ROBERT J.

SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Robert (Bob) Wilkens, 203 Lake Shore Drive, San Antonio, Texas, died unexpectedly of a heart attack at his home here Monday evening, Dec. 6, 1976. Surviving are his wife, Maxine, and 3 sons, Robert, Raymond and George, and four grandchildren, also...

Obituaries > WILKOWSKI, PAUL E.

Paul E. Wilkowski, 77, Perham, died Friday, March 22, 2002, in Emmanuel Nursing Home, Detroit Lakes, Minn. Mr. Wilkowski was born Jan. 6, 1925, in Perham, where he grew up and attended school. He served in the U.S. Marines during World War II in the South Pacific....

Obituaries > WILLARD, JACK

Marine Lt. Jack W. Willard, 26, who had been captured once and wounded twice in action against the Japanese was killed in action May 23 [1945] on Okinawa The Navy Department reported his death in a telegram to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John S. Willard, 7 Moore Avenue....

Obituaries > WILLHAUCK, EVERETTE I.

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Detective E. B. (Salty) Meals said an 18-year-old advertising firm employee admitted he shot and killed one of his employers Sunday night [February 22, 1959] to climax a jealous feud. Delano Fite told police he pumped two bullets into Everette I....

Obituaries > WILLIAMS, EDWIN S.

Lt. Col. Edwin S. Williams, (retired) U.S. Army, age 83, of Overland Park, Kan., died on Friday, July 13, 2007, at the Kansas City Hospice House. He was born Aug. 15, 1923, in Oakland, Calif. He graduated from Polytechnic High School, San Francisco, in June 1941, and...

Obituaries > WILLIAMS, HERBERT F.

Another hero of World War II will come home Sunday when the remains of the late Sgt. Herbert F. Williams, son of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin F. Williams, of Collins, will arrive in Osceola at 1:52 p.m. on the Frisco. The body will be taken to the Goodrich Funeral Home where...

Obituaries > WILLIAMS, JAMES R.

Staff Sgt. James Robert Williams, Bend, died as a result of combat wounds in Korea Sept. 30, 1951. Born Feb. 3, 1927, at Dexter, he was educated at Trent and Pleasant Hill. Williams was a Trent Christian Church member. He was a World War II veteran and was serving...

Obituaries > WILLIAMS, L. D.

Military services will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock from the chapel of Fails Funeral Service in Moss Point for L. D. Williams, 44, who died Thursday [February 7, 1963] in Kreole. Interment will be in Machpelah Cemetery, Pascagoula. Survivors are his widow,...

Obituaries > WILLIAMS, LEONARD E.

Platoon Sgt. Leonard E. Williams, U.S. Marine Corps, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mack Williams, and husband of Mrs. Ettie Gollott Williams, enlisted in the Marine Corps June 16, 1938, and left for Parris Island, SC, where he received his basic training, maneuvering in the...

Obituaries > WILLIAMS, LESLIE J.

Leslie J. Williams of Newark, DE passed away on May 27, 2007, at home surrounded by his family. Leslie was born on December 6, 1921, in Clearfield, PA. He lived in Newark since 1966. A World War II combat veteran, he was proud of his service in the First Marine Raider...

Obituaries > WILLIAMS, OTIS L.

Otis Lee Williams was born June 8, 1924, and passed away Sept. 17, 2005, after a lengthy illness. Mr. Williams was born in Lepanto, Ark., and received degrees from Arkansas State, Ole Miss and UCLA in secondary school administration. He and his wife, Helen, moved to...

Obituaries > WILLIAMSON, ANDERSON G.

Anderson G. Williamson, 54, of 400 Forest Lane, Libertyville, died Tuesday, June 7 [1977], in Condell Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife, Bonabel; three sons, Wilson D. (Jolene), Gunner P. (Ellenore) and Joel K.; one daughter, Abigail Jeanne, at home; and...

Obituaries > WILLIAMSON, DONALD R. R.

Aug. 9, 1942, at Tulagi Island, So. Pacific, Cpl. Donald R. R. Williamson, U.S. Marine Corps, dear son of Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Williamson; dear brother of Mrs. Fred Bosserdet, Mrs. Lester Duvall, John A. and James F. Williamson. Funeral service Tuesday, 2 p.m., at the...

Obituaries > WILLIAMSON, WILLIAM W.

Two Adams County servicemen, Army Pvt. Edwin Haase of Odessa and Marine Pfc. William Williamson of Washtucna were killed in action during the last week. They are the 15th and 16th Adams County men to make the supreme sacrifice during World War II and bring the total...

Obituaries > WILLIE, HOWARD T.

Howard Taft Willie, of Longview, age 72, died November 15, 1989 of a heart attack at his home. Services held in Centre Presbyterian Church at Elderville. Burial in Elderville Cemetery. Revs. Joe Palacek and Burle Mattingly officiated. Welch Funeral Home of Longview in...

Obituaries > WILLIS, LAWRENCE J.

Lawrence J. “Larry” Willis, on Monday, October 23, 2006 at the age of 81. Beloved husband of the late Kathryn (nee Smith) Willis; loving father of John Willis, Gayle (Roger) Jones and Rhonda (Ken) Venezia; dearest grandfather of Ryan and Mark Jones, Katie...

Obituaries > WILLMAN, NED H.

Ned H. Willman died September 17, 2007, in his home at The Springs, attended by his family and members of The Springs staff. He was born in Bovey, Minnesota, on December 2, 1919, to Agnes Belanger Willman and Arthur E. Willman. The family moved to nearby Coleraine,...

Obituaries > WILSON, JEROME E.

Jerome E. Wilson, World War II Veteran, 93, passed away on November 27, 2010. He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Tillie, daughter Lydia (Edward) Bowles, grandchildren Matthew (Deanne) Conrad, Megan (Michael) Van Dyke and Windley(Bryan) Marshall,...

Obituaries > WILSON, PETER J.

Peter J. Wilson [January 8, 2012], of Downers Grove. Beloved husband of Dorothy, nee Meyer. Loving father of Erwin (Michaelette), Nancy Gross, Kathy (Jerry) Smith, Diane (Lou) Argus and Danny (Barb). Grandfather of Tim (Bonnie) Gross, Amy Gross, Mitchell and Ryan...

Obituaries > WILSON, RALPH M.

Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday at 1 p.m. from Mueller Funeral Home, Kennewick, for Ralph Milton Wilson, 27, of 100 Craighill, Richland. Burial will be at Grandview. Mr. Wilson, a railroad brakeman employed at Hanford, died Saturday night [January 26, 1952]...

Obituaries > WILSON, RAY

Marine Ray Wilson, 21, son of Mrs. Retta H. Chatwin, Utahn, Duchesne County, is reported killed in action {July 21, 1944]. Further details were not disclosed. He is survived by his mother and three brothers, Fred Wilson, Army; Lloyd Wilson, Merchant Marine, and Orin...

Obituaries > WILSON, ROBERT L.

A coroner’s jury today cleared an 18-year-old Altadena youth in the gunshot slaying of his stepfather in the bedroom of the family home. After only 5 minutes of deliberation, the jury called the death of Robert L. Wilson, 35-year-old Jet Propulsion Laboratory...

Obituaries > WILSON, ROBERT S.

Robert Sargent Wilson entered into rest, February 23, 2002. He is survived by his wife Bette of Morgan Hill, CA; son Steve Wilson of Los Gatos, CA; daughter Jana Largin of Brigham City, UT; daughter Lori Green (Doug) of Boulder Creek, CA; step-daughter Mary Jane Drake...

Obituaries > WIMBISH, JACK C.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday for Jack Wimbish, 34-year-old Shreveport attorney who took his own life yesterday morning [April 10, 1958] by shooting himself with a shotgun. Services will be held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church with the Rev. Meade...

Obituaries > WINDOM, HOMER C.

The Office of War Information listed the names of 11 Arizonians on the official casualty roll released for today. Listed as dead [May 27, 1945] by the Navy was Pfc. Homer Clester Windom, USMCR, son of Mr. and Mrs. Bert W. Windom, Eloy.

Obituaries > WINKLER, HARVEY C.

McMINNVILLE – Harvey C. Winkler, 59, died Tuesday [June 16, 1981] at McMinnville Hospital. Born in Ogden, Utah, he moved in 1960 to Aloha where he worked for the Aladdin Trailer Co. In 1968 he came to McMinnville and was employed by Neonex Co. until retirement in...

Obituaries > WINNINGHAM, JOHN G.

John George Winningham, age 80, of Scottsdale, Arizona, passed away January 3, 2006. Memorial services Friday, January 6, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. at Riviera Mobile Home Park Club House, 601 North Hayden Rd., Scottsdale, AZ. Services entrusted to Samaritan Funeral...

Obituaries > WINSPUR, DAVID P.

The War and Navy Departments Tuesday issued casualty lists containing the names of the following Connecticut men. Next of kin have been notified in all cases and kept informed of any change in status. Navy Dead [March 13, 1945]: David P. Winspur, Cpl., USMCR, Parents,...

Obituaries > WINTERS, DEAN G.

Dean Winters, age 86, of American Fork, Utah passed away peacefully on June 8, 2008 surrounded by loved ones at his side, only three days after the death of his wife and one day before her funeral services. He was born on November 25, 1921 in Hoytsville, Utah to Byron...

Obituaries > WISE, JOHN F.

John F. Wise, 89, of Waukesha, died Thursday, March 30, 2006, at Waukesha Springs. He was born in Waukesha Jan. 26, 1917, to Fredrick and Constance (nee Miller) Wise. He proudly served his country from 1940 to 1946 in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II,...

Obituaries > WISEMAN, EMMETT P.

Washington, Nov. 29—(AP)—The Navy Department in a report today on naval casualties listed as dead [November 1, 1943] Marine Corporal Emmett P. Wiseman, son of Mrs. Anna M. Spedy of Eckerty, Crawford County, Indiana.

Obituaries > WISNEWSKI, EDWARD W., JR.

On Wed., Sept. 1, 1982, Edward W. Wisnewski of Braddock Hills; beloved husband of Anna Mae Zolcak; beloved father of Edward M., William, Andrew and Patricia Kettering; brother of Daniel and Robert Wisnewski; also two grandchildren. Friends received at the Thomas L....

Obituaries > WISNIEWSKI, FRANK J.

Frank J. Wisniewski, 73, of Tannersville, died Wednesday [February 8, 1995] in his home. He was the husband of Eleanor (Brodzicki) Wisniewski. They were married 46 years in July. He was a patrolman with the Nassau (N.Y.) Police Department, from 1954 until retiring in...

Obituaries > WITHEE, ALLYN J.

Allyn J. Withee, 80, died Nov. 19, 2005, at his home. He was born in New York, N.Y., and moved to Hobe Sound 16 years ago from Davie. He was a member of St. Christopher Catholic Church in Hobe Sound. Before retirement, he was a charter boat captain and owned and...

Obituaries > WIX, WILLIAM W.

William W. Wix, age 84, of 506 N. Maple Ave., died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2007, at Saint Joseph’s Hospital’s Palliative Care, Marshfield, after a very long courageous battle with C.O.P.D. A private family memorial service will be held at Rembs/Kundinger Funeral...

Obituaries > WOJTON, MICHAEL S.

Michael S. Wojton Sr., 77, of Long Neck and formerly of Trappe, Pa., died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2002, at home. Mr. Wojton served as a private first class in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II in the Pacific Theater. He was a commercial installation supervisor for...

Obituaries > WOJTOWICZ, HENRY J.

Henry J. Wojtowicz, 77, a retired diesel operator at Union Carbide Corp., died Sunday [July 3, 1994] in Mount St. Mary’s Hospital, Lewiston, following a brief illness. A native of Niagara Falls, Wojtowicz was a well-known local baseball player in the 1930s and...

Obituaries > WOLF, JOSEPH L.

Joseph L. Wolf, age 85, a resident of Chillicothe, Mo., died on Saturday, December 15, 2007, in the Veteran’s Hospital, Kansas City, Mo. Joseph was born the son of Daniel and Mamie (Cooper) Wolf on Oct. 10, 1922, in Farmersville, Mo. He was married to Frances...

Obituaries > WOLFE, LAWRENCE W.

Lawrence W. Wolfe, 80, of Tamarac, Fla., died Wednesday, May 10 [2006], at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Miami, Fla. Mr. Wolfe was a retired U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II. Survivors include his wife: Joan Wolfe; three daughters: Mary Cantrell,...

Obituaries > WONSETLER, ERNEST L., JR.

Ernie Wonsetler, 74, of Hutchinson, died Dec. 24, 1998, at Hutchinson Hospital. He was born Jan. 20, 1924, at Larned, the son of Ernest L. and Letha May Lewis Wonsetler. He graduated from Larned High School. A Hutchinson resident since 1968, moving from Garden City,...

Obituaries > WOOD, FRANK E.

Funeral arrangements for Cpl. Frank E. Wood, returned war veteran, have been set for 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Ogle & Little Home for Funerals. The body will arrive in Tipton at 1:40 p.m. Tuesday. Rev. Robert W. Morris, pastor of the West Street Christian Church,...

Obituaries > WOOD, JAMES W.

Shreveport, LA – James William Wood passed away on Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at the age of 91 surrounded by three generations of loved ones. Jim was born in Ridgway, Illinois, on September 2, 1924 to Orville and Edith Bruner Wood. He grew up in Harrisburg and...

Obituaries > WOOD, JAY C.

Junior Culver “Jay” Wood, 88, died Tuesday, July 7, 2009 at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria. Jay was born December 16, 1920 to Samuel E. and Grace Bell Culver Wood. Following his education, he served his country during WWII with the U.S. Marines and...

Obituaries > WOOD, JOHN L.

John L. Wood, age 51, Rt. 2, Whitwell, Tenn., died Sunday [June 3, 1973] in Nashville, Tenn. He was a member of the Baptist faith and was a veteran of World War II. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Etta Rogers Wood; a son, Steven C. Wood of Greensboro, N.C.; a...

Obituaries > WOODALL, DONALD R.

SAUGATUCK, Jan. 3 (Special)—New Year’s Day was one of tragedy for the family of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Woodall of Saugatuck who received a message stating their son, Marine Pfc. Donald Richard, 19, veteran of Guadalcanal and Munda battles, had been killed in action...

Obituaries > WOODFORD, JOSEPH J.

Joseph John Woodford, 55, of 14281 Lake St., Garden Grove, passed away Sept. 7, 1973. Survived by wife, Anne R. Woodford; sons, Joseph Woodford & Stephen Woodford; daughters, Mrs. Jacqueline Whittaker, Mrs. Susan Dawson, Dorothy Woodford, Stephanie Woodford,...

Obituaries > WOOTEN, HERMAN E.

Herman Elbert Wooten, 83, of Winston-Salem died unexpectedly Thursday, January 26, 2006. Mr. Wooten was born December 19, 1922, to Grover C. and Flora Stewart Wooten, who both preceded him in death. Mr. Wooten was affectionately known as “Sleepy.” He was...

Obituaries > WORK, WILBUR J.

Wilbur J. Work [September 9, 1997], age 74, of Odessa, FL, formerly of the Lake Minnetonka area. Survived by daughters & sons-in-law, Susan A. & Neil Geving of Duluth, GA, Sandra K. & Thomas Mason II of Minnetonka; son & daughter-in-law, Thomas L....

Obituaries > WORTMAN, JOHN L.

John ‘Lowell’ Wortman died April 23, 2009, at the Idaho State Veterans Home in Boise with family at his side. He was born May 13, 1925. Wortman was preceded in death by his parents Ord and Ruth and brothers Lynn and Elmo. His is survived by brothers Keith...

Obituaries > WOTANIS, EDWARD J.

Edward J. Wotanis Sr. in Summit on Aug. 30, 1971. Beloved husband of Margaret Kerwin; father of Edward J., David, Miss Margaret and Miss Mary; brother of Joseph, Leo, Mrs. Sivia Zynblocki, Mrs. Cecil Cirello, Mrs. Adel Krulewicz; residence 3218 Banta Rd., South...

Obituaries > WREN, ROBBIE E.

Robbie Estill Wren, 90, of Ashland passed away Thursday, May 15, 2014, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Mexico, Mo. A funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 18, at Robinson Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Goshen Cemetery. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m....

Obituaries > WRIGHT, BILLIE R.

Corporal Billy Robert Wright, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Wright of Groesbeck and grandson of J. S. Gayden, was killed in action on the island of Okinawa April 2 [1945], so General A. A. Vandegrift, commandant of the Marine Corps, has notified the family. A 1942...

Obituaries > WRIGHT, CLYDE J.

FALLON – Visitation for Clyde John Wright, 68, who died Wednesday [April 26, 1989] at Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center, Reno, is scheduled from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Austin, Matson and Smith Funeral Home and from 10 to the 11 a.m. Saturday funeral at Fallon Nevada...

Obituaries > WRIGHT, EDWARD R.

OAKLEY – Edward R. “Sarge” Wright, 59, of 25 Wilmington Ave., died Wednesday [December 27, 1983] in an Asheville hospital. A native of Greenville, S.C., and an Ashville resident since 1928, he was a son of the late John M. and Flora Chapman Wright. He was the former...

Obituaries > WRIGHT, HAROLD R.

Harold Roy Wright, 90, of Little Rock, died peacefully in his sleep Friday, July 29, 2011. He was born to Raymond and Beulah Wright on January 12, 1921. Harold was retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He was a veteran of World War II where he served in the Pacific as...

Obituaries > WRIGHT, ROY C.

PANAMA CITY – Roy Claude Wright, 47, of Panama City, died Tuesday night [December 14, 1965] at his home. Mr. Wright was a native of DeFuniak Springs. He was a bookkeeper and self-employed. Mr. Wright was a veteran of World War II. He was a member of the Baptist...

Obituaries > WROBLEWSKI, JOSEPH

Joseph Wroblewski, entered into rest, Thurs., March 9, 2000, at the age of 77; loving husband of Dee E. Wroblewski (nee Baumann); dear father of Joseph Wroblewski Jr. and father-in-law of Karen D. Wroblewski; adored grandpa of Nicole E. Wroblewski; dear brother of...

Obituaries > WYGAL, EDWARD R.

Full military services were held yesterday for [Navy Cross] recipient Edward R. Wygal, 69, of Chino who died January 24 [1983] at the Park Place Convalescent Hospital in Pomona. Interment was at Forest Lawn Covina. Mr. Wygal was born March 14, 1913 in Casper, Wy. As a...

Obituaries > WYLIE, DAVID M.

Funeral services for David Monroe Wylie, 414 Paula Road, McKinney, who died Saturday evening [August 5, 1972] at his home, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Horn-Harris-Crouch Chapel. He was born Feb. 14, 1921 in Steubenville, Ohio, son of Walter W. and Mattie Belle...

Obituaries > WYNKOOP, ROBERT L.

Robert L. Wynkoop, 78, of Las Vegas, died Aug. 5, 2004. He was a master plumber and retired from the U.S. Navy SeaBees. He is survived by his wife, Chinh; daughters, Sherryn, Gwendolyn McDonald, and Sherry Chase; and sons, Charles of Calif. and Charles of Las Vegas....

Obituaries > WYTHE, GEORGE W.

George William Wythe, 80, passed away Saturday, Sept 27, 2003, at Columbia Mainland Center Hospital, Texas City. A chapel service will be held at 7 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2003, in the Memorial Room of Broadway Funeral Home, Galveston, with the Rev. Richard Brand...