Obituaries

Betsy Rankinen
B: 1926-02-24
D: 2018-11-16
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Rankinen, Betsy
Carol Butler
B: 1934-04-22
D: 2018-11-16
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Butler, Carol
Maeli Garcia
B: 2016-01-24
D: 2018-11-14
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Garcia, Maeli
Dorothy Gross
B: 1939-04-01
D: 2018-11-13
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Gross, Dorothy
Earlene Johnston
B: 1935-01-24
D: 2018-11-13
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Johnston, Earlene
Melvin Caruthers
B: 1943-08-06
D: 2018-11-12
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Caruthers, Melvin
Dale Jones
B: 1951-03-09
D: 2018-11-12
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Jones, Dale
Marjorie Drown
B: 1931-02-16
D: 2018-11-11
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Drown, Marjorie
Mable Baird-Leaf
B: 1925-09-19
D: 2018-11-11
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Baird-Leaf, Mable
Joan Bossert
B: 1946-12-13
D: 2018-11-11
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Bossert, Joan
Ellis Graybill
B: 1952-11-10
D: 2018-11-11
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Graybill, Ellis
Janis Jackson
B: 1952-02-01
D: 2018-11-09
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Jackson, Janis
Richard Pugh
B: 1919-03-23
D: 2018-11-08
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Pugh, Richard
Linus Drees
B: 1919-09-23
D: 2018-11-07
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Drees, Linus
James Amos
B: 1960-05-20
D: 2018-11-07
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Amos, James
Theresa Runyon
B: 1957-08-29
D: 2018-11-07
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Runyon, Theresa
Glenn Peters
B: 1945-09-15
D: 2018-11-06
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Peters, Glenn
Elizabeth Eyssell
B: 1925-05-06
D: 2018-11-06
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Eyssell, Elizabeth
Ricky Tyra
B: 1963-09-17
D: 2018-11-06
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Tyra, Ricky
James Kuhn
B: 1928-08-16
D: 2018-11-04
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Kuhn, James
Zelia Harber
B: 1939-02-24
D: 2018-11-03
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Harber, Zelia

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