Obituaries

Bessie L. (Burton) Eddy
B: 1922-07-31
D: 2017-10-15
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Eddy, Bessie L. (Burton)
Michael Andrew Ziarko
B: 1976-04-28
D: 2017-10-11
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Ziarko, Michael Andrew
Antoinette Marie "Beaver" (Checca) Panza
B: 1930-02-26
D: 2017-10-09
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Panza, Antoinette Marie "Beaver" (Checca)
Tammy Madonna Nixon
B: 1957-09-13
D: 2017-10-09
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Nixon, Tammy Madonna
Beverly Jean (Waugh) Smith
B: 1926-08-15
D: 2017-10-03
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Smith, Beverly Jean (Waugh)
Lucinda Mae (Pettit) Carroll
B: 1954-09-18
D: 2017-10-02
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Carroll, Lucinda Mae (Pettit)
Joseph Clarence Graham
B: 1958-05-04
D: 2017-10-01
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Graham, Joseph Clarence
Keith Elias
B: 1954-09-27
D: 2017-10-01
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Elias, Keith
David Andrew Uhor Jr.
B: 1941-10-04
D: 2017-09-17
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Uhor Jr., David Andrew
Mary Ellen Eastham
B: 1943-12-17
D: 2017-09-06
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Eastham, Mary Ellen
George Rosonovich
B: 1925-05-26
D: 2017-08-27
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Rosonovich, George
Wilda P. (Stephens) Freeland
B: 1933-09-06
D: 2017-08-23
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Freeland, Wilda P. (Stephens)
Helen Marie (Murray) Orr
B: 1926-06-24
D: 2017-08-20
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Orr, Helen Marie (Murray)
Dr. Graydon "Gray" Williamson, EdD
B: 1938-05-31
D: 2017-08-18
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Williamson, EdD, Dr. Graydon "Gray"
Ida (DeAngelis) Helton
B: 1932-08-26
D: 2017-08-04
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Helton, Ida (DeAngelis)
Harry Burns
B: 1943-03-26
D: 2017-07-20
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Burns, Harry
Edith Kansas
B: 1947-10-14
D: 2017-07-20
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Kansas, Edith
Dolores L. (Strowmatt) Farber
B: 1928-10-19
D: 2017-06-26
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Farber, Dolores L. (Strowmatt)
Jack Skidmore Sr.
B: 1940-02-09
D: 2017-06-18
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Skidmore Sr., Jack
Richard John Copula
B: 1931-10-20
D: 2017-06-17
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Copula, Richard John
Gregory Andreozzi
B: 1959-01-26
D: 2017-06-10
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Andreozzi, Gregory

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