Obituaries

Richard VanBuskirk
B: 1940-11-01
D: 2017-04-23
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VanBuskirk, Richard
Harry Degli-Angeli
B: 1955-07-17
D: 2017-04-22
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Degli-Angeli, Harry
Warren Bowhall
B: 1928-03-09
D: 2017-04-17
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Bowhall, Warren
Ann Shaver Mara
B: 1933-07-26
D: 2017-04-16
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Shaver Mara, Ann
Donna Galarneau
B: 1941-05-21
D: 2017-04-11
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Galarneau, Donna
Madeline Sapone
B: 1935-08-25
D: 2017-04-04
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Sapone, Madeline
Wanda Gustafson
B: 1922-09-29
D: 2017-03-29
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Gustafson, Wanda
Cynthia Viola
B: 1940-03-12
D: 2017-03-29
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Viola, Cynthia
Julius Camprone
B: 1933-08-27
D: 2017-03-26
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Camprone, Julius
Edith Wilcox
B: 1924-04-24
D: 2017-03-21
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Wilcox, Edith
James Remington
B: 1938-02-22
D: 2017-03-21
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Remington, James
Charles Gurka
B: 1928-01-21
D: 2017-03-20
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Gurka, Charles
Lillian Charron
B: 1920-12-02
D: 2017-03-16
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Charron, Lillian
Helen Ropitzky
B: 1919-09-08
D: 2017-03-14
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Ropitzky, Helen
Paul Baker
B: 1958-09-09
D: 2017-03-11
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Baker, Paul
Ida Sliwinski
B: 1918-04-07
D: 2017-03-09
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Sliwinski, Ida
Michael Shaver
B: 1958-01-16
D: 2017-03-04
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Shaver, Michael
Marie Mayo
B: 1922-10-20
D: 2017-03-04
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Mayo, Marie
Dennis O'Brien
B: 1949-08-12
D: 2017-02-27
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O'Brien, Dennis
Vincent DePalmo
B: 1958-02-24
D: 2017-02-20
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DePalmo, Vincent
Rose Allen
B: 1927-12-21
D: 2017-01-29
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Allen, Rose

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