Obituaries

Dennis H. McCarthy
B: 1932-03-31
D: 2015-05-23
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McCarthy, Dennis H.
Donna Wright
B: 1961-11-06
D: 2015-05-23
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Wright, Donna
Nell Salm
B: 1933-05-21
D: 2015-05-21
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Salm, Nell
Chinwe M. Dike
B: 1954-12-09
D: 2015-05-20
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Dike, Chinwe M.
Mark Kishlansky
B: 1948-10-11
D: 2015-05-19
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Kishlansky, Mark
Ralph F. McManus, Jr.
B: 1945-10-22
D: 2015-05-17
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McManus, Jr., Ralph F.
Dorothy F. Duncklee
B: 1922-05-31
D: 2015-05-15
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Duncklee, Dorothy F.
Joseph A. Maldonis
B: 1943-05-13
D: 2015-05-15
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Maldonis, Joseph A.
Elmo L. Albertelli
B: 1926-03-11
D: 2015-05-14
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Albertelli, Elmo L.
Gary J. Bell
B: 1947-08-10
D: 2015-05-13
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Bell, Gary J.
Larry N. Dobie
B: 1944-02-10
D: 2015-05-13
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Dobie, Larry N.
Margaret S. Harding
B: 1929-06-12
D: 2015-05-13
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Harding, Margaret S.
Brenda J. Holmes
B: 1963-06-02
D: 2015-05-13
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Holmes, Brenda J.
Harry P. Stocker
B: 1930-10-23
D: 2015-05-12
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Stocker, Harry P.
Francis J. O'Rourke
B: 1958-12-27
D: 2015-05-11
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O'Rourke, Francis J.
Gerard Jean
B: 1934-09-10
D: 2015-05-10
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Jean, Gerard
Helen R. Mazurek
B: 1930-11-09
D: 2015-05-09
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Mazurek, Helen R.
Robert H. Smith
B: 1936-07-11
D: 2015-05-09
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Smith, Robert H.
Peter J. Toland
B: 1925-06-03
D: 2015-05-09
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Toland, Peter J.
Paul E. Dolan
B: 1930-11-01
D: 2015-05-08
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Dolan, Paul E.
Belmira Murphy
B: 1917-06-05
D: 2015-05-08
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Murphy, Belmira

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