Obituaries

Norma Flora
B: 1919-10-19
D: 2017-11-16
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Flora, Norma
Sandra Stake
B: 1937-03-05
D: 2017-11-04
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Stake, Sandra
Randall Hagar
B: 1926-04-09
D: 2017-11-04
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Hagar, Randall
Maureen Lynch
B: 1954-11-27
D: 2017-11-01
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Lynch, Maureen
Genevieve O'Malley
B: 1922-05-22
D: 2017-10-24
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O'Malley, Genevieve
Irene Ruggiero
B: 1928-09-28
D: 2017-10-22
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Ruggiero, Irene
Robert Schlansker
B: 1953-09-20
D: 2017-10-07
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Schlansker, Robert
Carolyn Kennedy
B: 1932-02-17
D: 2017-09-30
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Kennedy, Carolyn
Sharon Koch
B: 1948-12-08
D: 2017-09-25
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Koch, Sharon
Susan Ruota
B: 1953-09-03
D: 2017-09-10
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Ruota, Susan
Willow Mais
B: 2017-09-06
D: 2017-09-06
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Mais, Willow
Roy Roberts
B: 1939-02-05
D: 2017-09-01
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Roberts, Roy
Raymond Welsh
B: 1916-01-04
D: 2017-08-25
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Welsh, Raymond
Elyne Schulte
B: 1929-03-26
D: 2017-08-16
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Schulte, Elyne
John Hall
B: 1940-09-01
D: 2017-08-10
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Hall, John
Bertha Curley
B: 1917-12-24
D: 2017-08-09
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Curley, Bertha
Rudolph Quirini
B: 1941-12-31
D: 2017-08-08
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Quirini, Rudolph
John White
B: 1924-01-24
D: 2017-07-23
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White, John
Hermann Lintner
B: 1931-01-10
D: 2017-07-20
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Lintner, Hermann
Paul Knittel
B: 1936-11-26
D: 2017-07-14
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Knittel, Paul
Judith Rasmussen
D: 2017-07-01
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Rasmussen, Judith

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