Obituaries

William Shertzer
B: 1945-12-12
D: 2019-06-21
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Shertzer, William
Linwood Glazier
B: 1944-07-21
D: 2019-06-21
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Glazier, Linwood
Margaret Morris
B: 1941-12-19
D: 2019-06-19
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Morris, Margaret
George Soutner
B: 1971-06-05
D: 2019-06-15
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Soutner, George
Bryce Kott
B: 2019-06-07
D: 2019-06-07
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Kott, Bryce
Gerard Johns
B: 1949-02-12
D: 2019-05-30
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Johns, Gerard
Irene Harman
B: 1933-11-07
D: 2019-05-28
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Harman, Irene
Robert Anderson
B: 1939-05-28
D: 2019-05-26
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Anderson, Robert
Claire Hall
B: 1946-09-28
D: 2019-05-23
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Hall, Claire
Leslie Birriel
B: 1960-03-08
D: 2019-05-23
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Birriel, Leslie
Grace Watts
B: 1943-08-17
D: 2019-05-23
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Watts, Grace
Charles Faust
B: 1931-10-27
D: 2019-05-17
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Faust, Charles
Debra Preston
B: 1954-11-06
D: 2019-05-17
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Preston, Debra
Reginald Dunkinson
B: 1930-03-15
D: 2019-05-15
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Dunkinson, Reginald
Nicholas Roganish
B: 1977-09-27
D: 2019-05-13
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Roganish, Nicholas
Glenn Williams
B: 1949-11-08
D: 2019-05-11
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Williams, Glenn
Clarence Bellaman
B: 1955-08-05
D: 2019-05-10
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Bellaman, Clarence
Donald Iacobacci
B: 1932-11-14
D: 2019-05-03
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Iacobacci, Donald
Darwin Longenecker
B: 1933-02-05
D: 2019-04-27
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Longenecker, Darwin
Christopher Rohr
B: 1969-08-03
D: 2019-04-26
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Rohr, Christopher
Mahlon Messick
B: 1924-12-20
D: 2019-04-24
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Messick, Mahlon

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