Obituaries

Robert Johnson
B: 1957-09-20
D: 2019-12-04
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Johnson, Robert
Richard Hills
B: 1978-11-09
D: 2019-11-29
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Hills, Richard
Arthur Pepe
D: 2019-11-25
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Pepe, Arthur
Martha Brittain
B: 1952-06-12
D: 2019-11-24
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Brittain, Martha
Richard Johnson
D: 2019-11-22
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Johnson, Richard
Conley Simmons
B: 1929-03-31
D: 2019-11-21
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Simmons, Conley
Virgil Perkins
B: 1938-04-06
D: 2019-11-19
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Perkins, Virgil
Phyllis Moir
B: 1930-11-23
D: 2019-11-18
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Moir, Phyllis
Nancy Smith
B: 1936-04-23
D: 2019-11-15
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Smith, Nancy
Nancy DeCosta
D: 2019-11-14
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DeCosta, Nancy
Frank Greatorex
B: 1933-12-23
D: 2019-11-13
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Greatorex, Frank
Donald McLaughlin
D: 2019-11-13
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McLaughlin, Donald
Betsy Cunningham
B: 1935-11-21
D: 2019-11-11
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Cunningham, Betsy
Beatrice Bragg
D: 2019-11-10
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Bragg, Beatrice
Steven Robinson
B: 1952-09-14
D: 2019-11-10
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Robinson, Steven
Florine Bryant
B: 1924-08-24
D: 2019-11-10
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Bryant, Florine
Joyce Duncan
D: 2019-11-07
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Duncan, Joyce
Benjamin Conron
D: 2019-11-04
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Conron, Benjamin
Joseph Coffin
B: 1946-07-12
D: 2019-11-03
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Coffin, Joseph
Sydney Wiley
D: 2019-11-02
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Wiley, Sydney
Charles Chartier
B: 1976-06-25
D: 2019-11-02
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Chartier, Charles

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