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Dorothy Helen  Fancher's Image
Dorothy Helen Fancher
1927 2017
Dorothy Helen Fancher, 90, of Edwardsburg, Michigan, passed away on October 27, 2017 surrounded by love. Helen was born on June 18, 1927 to Wayne and Dorothy (Kelligar) Logue in Pana, Illinois. She grew up in a large family that she dearly loved. Helen worked for the Illinois Central Railroad, where she met the love of her life. On April 12, 1947, Helen married Dale Fancher in Rantoul, Illinois. Helen and Dale were married for more than 70 years and loved each other immensely. Helen passed away only 10 days after her beloved husband. Their love was one for the ages. She was also preceded in death by her precious daughter, Susan; her parents; her brothers, Jack Logue and Jim Logue; and...
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Dallas, Texas
Bettye Lee Smith
1920 2017
Funeral service will be 10:00AM Wednesday, November 1st at Grove Hill Funeral Home, with burial following at Shooks Chapel Cemetery in Sulphur Springs, Texas.
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Spokane, Washington
Mitchell C King
1916 2005
If there was a baseball or football game on the radio, chances are Mitch King was listening. If one of his four children, and now 31 grandchildren or 37 great-grandchildren was on the field, he was probably there in person. He loved sports and loved to be able to watch his children and encourage his children and grandchildren in their efforts said his daughter, Leslie Divis. Whether it was dance or piano. or involvement with the ball of some sort. he loved to watch it; loved to listen to it. Even into his 80s, he could be found in the stands cheering. King a longtime West Valley Kiwanis youth baseball coach, also spent countless hours on the field himself. Probably my earliest...
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San Diego, California
Curtis Wayne Murray
1960 2017
Curtis was born in Oxnard, California to Eugene F. Murray and Glenda K. Murray. He is survived by his Mother; Stepfather Franklin M. Darden; Sister Janice C. Murray; Brother Brent J. Murray; as well as Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews and many other loved ones.
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Dallas, Texas
Delmarene McCarthy
1930 2017
Delmarene Parker McCarthy, loving mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully on October 26, 2017 at the age of 86. Born in Amherst,Texas, Del graduated from Lubbock High School and Texas Tech University with honors and as a member of Zeta Tau Alpha. Shortly after college, Del moved to Corpus Christi and it was there that she met the love of her life, Dennis William McCarthy. They married August 22,1958 and celebrated 52 wonderful years together before his passing in 2010. Del was an inspiration to Dennis and her daughters in many ways. She was beautiful, charming, and intelligent and possessed an innate sense of style and grace. Her first job, before meeting Dennis, was in the oil...
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Dallas, Texas
Myrtice "Misty" Wilson
1938 2017
Age 79, longtime resident and business owner, passed away on Thursday Oct 26, 2017 in Corsicana, TX after a short illness. The family will receive friends and guest during the visitation on Sunday Oct 29, 2017 from 5pm-7pm and funeral services on Monday Oct 30, 2017 @ 2pm both at Laurel Land Funeral Home. Burial will be at Laurel Land Memorial Park. Full obituary and offer condolences visit
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Dallas, Texas
H. Wade Reed
1952 2017
H. Wade Reed, 64, passed away in his sleep Saturday October 14, in his Dallas home. Wade was born November 10, 1952 in Dallas, TX to Sherman and Lettie Reed. After graduating from Carter High School in 1971 he attended the University of North Texas and started his own company, Hannon Hydraulics, in 1976 which he was still active CEO at passing. Through the years Wade was involved with YoungLife, Dallas Theological Seminary and Ducks Unlimited. He served in various roles at Grace Church of Ovilla. He thoroughly enjoyed restoring vintage trucks and muscle cars, raising Longhorn cattle, real estate ventures, reading, collecting rare coins and vintage signs, flying planes and making...
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Madeline Welborn
1938 2017
Madeline B. Welborn, 78, of Bloomfield CT, passed away peacefully at her son Isaac’s home in Virginia Beach, VA on Tuesday October 24, 2017. She was born November 2, 1938 in Hartford CT., to the late Madison and Annie Mae Bolden. A graduate of Hartford Public Schools, Madeline attended Howard University, Hillyer College, American Institute of Banking and the New England School of Banking. Madeline was a member of Union Baptist Church who spearheaded and served on various committees. She also served in a leadership capacity in numerous fraternal organizations including Past Imperial Treasurer, Imperial Court Daughters. Madeline, former Vice-president of Hartford National Bank and Trust,...
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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
Louise Cetrone
1931 2017
Cetrone, Louise 'Weesie', - 86, of Downingtown, PA formerly of North Cape May, passed away Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Louise was born June 28, 1931 in Philadelphia, PA; formerly lived in South Philly; summered in the Cape May area since 1980; and became a full-time area resident in 1998. She is the daughter of the late Sal and the late Rose (Pachelle) Morrone. Louise was predeceased by her husband, Joseph J. Cetrone on 12/04/2011. She is survived by one daughter: Roseann (John) Salasin and one son: John (Patricia) Cetrone of Pottstown, PA. Also surviving are five grandchildren: Joanne Cetrone, John Jr. (Becky) Cetrone, John R Salasin, Rian Salasin, undefined one great grandchild...
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Ashburn, Virginia
Eleanor Gettler Peckman
1932 2017
Eleanor Gettler Peckman, 85, of Ashburn, VA, formerly of Elizabeth Twp., died October 23, 2017. She was born May 13, 1932 in Monessen, PA and was the daughter of the late Howard and Pearl Madigan Gettler. She was the wife of 57 years to the late Russell C. Peckman, who died December 17, 2016. Eleanor was a member of the Central Highlands Community United Methodist Church and was retired elementary music teacher from the Elizabeth Forward School District after 30 years of service. Eleanor was a 1954 graduate of Seton Hill College and a 1950 graduate of McKeesport High School. She is survived sons, Neil Peckman of Pasadena, MD and Wade and his wife Julie of Broadlands, VA, grandchildren,...
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Gun Barrel City, Texas
Catherine Fremming
1927 2017
Services for Catherine Fremming will be held Friday, October 27, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Mabank, Texas with Pastor Dana Norton officiating. Interment will follow the service to Eubank Cedar Creek Memorial Park in Mabank, Texas. Catherine was born on April 23, 1927 in Marlin, Texas to parents Jesse Muckel and Abbie Mildred (Favre) Eddins and entered into eternal rest on October 23, 2017 at the age of 90. Catherine was preceded in death by her parents, brother Jesse Muckel Eddins Jr. and brother Dr. Frank Meredith Eddins. She is survived by her loving husband of 54 years Patrick Fremming of Gun Barrel City, sister Mary Earles of New Hampshire, sons David Bull and...
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Desoto, Texas
Angela Givens-Hall
1959 2017
Angela Gwendolyn Givens-Hall, 59, of DeSoto, Texas went to be with the Lord on October 22, 2017 after a long battle with cancer. She is survived by Robert Hall, her husband of 32 years, as well as her children Robyn-Ashley and Robert, II. Angy was born on June 27, 1958 in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the fourth oldest child of Margaret (Green) Givens and the late Shedrick Givens. She is also survived by her siblings, (the late) Altimus, Steven, Denise, Shedrick, Matthew, August, Sidney, Jeffrey, Jerome, Deborah, as well as many beloved nieces and nephews. In 1981, Angy graduated with a degree in Social Work from Grambling State University. She moved to Dallas in 1983 and married her...
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Marvin H. Ingram
1939 2017
Marvin Ingram was born July 23, 1939 in Coffee Springs, Alabama and was raised in South Bend, IN. He departed this life on Monday, October 23 at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center. He was 78 years old. A 1959 graduate of Central High School, Marvin enlisted in United States Air Force January 5, 1961 and was honorably discharged in June 1, 1982 as a Staff Sgt. Marvin was a born again Christian and practiced his religion faithfully. To those who knew Marvin, he was a wonderful mentor and a man of his word. He would remind his family, friends, and even strangers to be a good Christian and to get your education in order to be successful in life. He is survived by three siblings, John...
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Dallas, Texas
Albert Johnson "A.J."
1934 2017
Funeral services are Friday, October 27, 2017 at Concord Church with a wake Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm at Concord Church.
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Hiawatha Cannon
1923 2017
Hiawatha Cannon passed away at the great age of 94 years old, surrounded by her loving family in her home on Saturday October 21st, 2017. Hiawatha was born on March 22nd, 1923, in Marks, Mississippi to her mother Johnnie (Teague) Williams and father Dolman Campbell, both of whom preceded her in death. When she was young, Hiawatha and her mother moved to South Bend where she attended Central High School. She was employed 32 years at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in environmental services retiring having served as Department Manager and Supervisor, then returned for an additional 15 years finally leaving in 2002. Hiawatha was a member of Olivet African Methodist Episcopal Church of...
Merced  Salazar's Image
Mission, Texas
Merced Salazar
1944 2017
Merced R. Salazar died October 19, 2017. She was born in Mission, TX to Filomeno and Merced Ramos on September 5, 1944. Merced married Ruben July 9, 1960 and celebrated 57 years together. They moved to Grand Prairie, TX in June of 1968. She is survived by her husband Ruben Noe Salazar Sr.; children: Ruben Noe Salazar Jr (Brenda), Juanita Salazar, Rene Salazar (Theresa), Julia Salazar Perez (Albert), Ricardo Salazar (Rachael), Melinda Salazar; grandchildren: Matthew Perez, Alyssa Salazar, Victoria Salazar, Jennifer Salazar Neal; sisters Teresa Garza, Rita Elizondo and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass will be Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017 at Immaculate Conception Church in Grand...
Louis G.  Schirano's Image
Louis G. Schirano
1941 2017
Winters, Edward, 64, of Teegarden, died Tuesday; Nusbaum-Elkin , Walkerton
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Dallas, Texas
Dorothy Poole Heck
1924 2017
Dorothy Poole Heck passed away on October 13, 2017. She was born Ethel Dorothy Poole at Baylor Hospital on August 13, 1924 to Ernest C. and Estelle (Lively) Poole. She grew up in Oak Cliff, first on N. Winnetka Avenue, and then on W. Jefferson Blvd., where she and her family lived above the Poole Funeral Home, owned and run by her parents. She attended Reagan Elementary, Adamson High School, and received her Bachelor's Degree in English at Baylor University in Waco. After college, she worked at Republic National Life Insurance on W. Jefferson Blvd. in Oak Cliff, where she met and married Ronald Rex Beasley. They had two children, Ronald Rex Beasley, Jr. and Victoria Anne Beasley, and...
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Louis G. Schirano
1941 2017
Louis Gerald Schirano, 75, of Granger died Sunday, October 15th following an illness. Lou was born November 6, 1941 in New York City, NY to the late Lucy (Viggiano) and Louis V. Schirano and had lived in Granger since 2001. On January 13, 1973 in New York City he married Linda M. Kiester who survives. Also surviving are his two sons, William L. T. Schirano (Katie) of Lorton, VA and John A. Schirano (Rachael) of Bloomington, IL; and eight grandchildren, Lydia, Lillian, James, Elizabeth, Cameron, Charles, Isabella, and Jack Schirano. A proud New Yorker, Lou graduated from Stuyvesant High School in New York City and earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Notre Dame in 1962,...
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Elizabeth Liz Posey L. Broome
1936 2017
Elizabeth L. Broome, 80, of Gulf Breeze, Florida passed away on October 20, 2017, after a long illness surrounded by her family and with a heartfelt prayer of love. She was born on November 14, 1936, to Percy W. Lawrence and Maude Lawrence of Black Diamond, AL. She is survived by her husband, J. Clyde Broome of Gulf Breeze, Florida; son, Robert L.; Carroll of Navarre, FL, grandson, Christopher Robert Carroll of Columbia SC; brother, James (Joe) Lawrence (Mary), of Magnolia Springs, AL; stepdaughter, Cynthia L. Broome of Alexandria, VA; stepdaughter, Diana L. Kinkade (Greg), of Charleston and Chappells, SC; nephew, Joey (Bonnie) Lawrence; grandnephew, Zachery Lawrence of Magnolia Springs, AL;...
John  Redden's Image
Horseshoe Bay , Texas
John Redden
1935 2017
John L. Redden of Horseshoe Bay was born on April 10, 1935 in Dallas County, Texas, to Lynn and Irene Redden. After a long struggle with cancer, he went to be with his Lord on October 18, 2017. While those of us who loved him most now feel great loss, we know he is finally free of disease and his body is healed to perfection. A graveside service will be held on Monday, October 23, 1 p.m. at Laurel Oaks Memorial Park in Mesquite, Texas. A memorial service will be on Saturday, October 28, at 2 p.m. in The Church at Horseshoe Bay. John was preceded in death by his parents, one grandson Jason Fagan and his stepfather Sam Hughes. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Rosie Redden; his son John...
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Edward Winters
1953 2017
Winters, Edward, 64, of Teegarden, died Tuesday; Nusbaum-Elkin , Walkerton
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Garland, Texas
Frances Martinez
1948 2017
Frances G. Martinez passed away on October 14, 2017. God Fearing Woman. "Survived by My Loving Husband John A. Martinez. I'll meet you at The Gate!" Visitation 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Wed. October 18th, and Funeral Service at 10:00 am Thur. October 19th. They are both at Grove Hill Funeral Home.
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Faith Elizabeth Sorge
2017 2017
Faith Elizabeth Sorge, created in love and eagerly wished for, left this world an angel on Tuesday, October 3, 2017. The exciting moments of pregnancy turned to sorrow and heartfelt loss for her loving parents, Matthew and Amy (Luyt) Sorge. A memorial service will be held on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 7pm at the Ted Dickey West Funeral Home (7990 President George Bush Tpke. Dallas, TX). To view the full obituary or sign the online guestbook, please visit "There is no footprint too small that cannot leave an imprint in this world." -Author unknown
Mildred E Leveridge's Image
Arlington, Texas
Mildred E Leveridge
1947 2017
Dorothy  Lowden's Image
Milford, Texas
Dorothy Lowden
1923 2017
Dorothy (Wallace) Lowden, age 93, passed away peacefully on Sunday October 15, 2017 surrounded by family, due to complications from pneumonia. Dorothy was born on December 29, 1923 in Bay City, Texas to Hamilton Dickson and Leona (Wheeler) Wallace. A visitation will be held at the Boze-Mitchell McKibbin chapel in Italy, Texas on Friday October 20, 2017 from 7:00pm-9:00pm. Dorothy will be buried with Shug at Ridgeway Cemetery in Paige, Texas on Saturday October 21, 2017 at 11:00am. All are welcome to attend and share stories celebrating Dorothy's life. To view the full obituary or sign the guestbook please visit
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Dallas, Texas
James Edward Simpson
1950 2017
James "Jim" Edward Simpson, 67, peacefully left this world to be with his Eternal Father on October 13, 2017 with his loving family at his bedside. Born July 20, 1950 in Dallas, he was the only child of Arthur W. and Martha M. (Lackey) Simpson. He was named after his maternal grandfather. He married his dearest friend and longtime soulmate Barbara Hodges on March 20, 2000. Jim is survived by his devoted wife; two children, Kendal Anne (Dan) Glomski of Hot Springs Village, AR and John M. (Valentina) Hodges IV of Frisco, TX; seven grandchildren: Blake and Bryce Montgomery; Ryan, Riley, and his namesake Tyler James Hodges; and Derek and Danielle Glomski; and also by his dearly beloved...
Charles Robert Scott's Image
Markham, Ontario
Charles Robert Scott
1967 2017
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Dr. F. Craig Sudbury
1947 2015
Craig was born April 9, 1947 to Frederick Charles and Pearl Sudbury, and died, Thursday, May 7, 2015. He married the “love of his life,” LeeAnn Behunin, on December 3, 1971 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. He cherished his children, Melanie, SalleeAnn, Noella, JuleeAnn and Curtis Sudbury. He appreciated and loved his sons by marriage, Timothy Dance, Matthew Miller, Clifford Rosky and Christopher Stocking. Craig is preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Pearl Sudbury, his parents-in-law, George Harold and Velda Behunin, and three brothers-in-law, Max Behunin, George Frank Behunin and Ted Earl Tucker. Craig was recently asked, "If you could choose only ONE word that you want...
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Willard, Utah
Stillman Jacob Harding
Our beloved father, Stillman Jacob Harding, passed away 23 March 2017 at the age of 98 in his home in Willard, Utah. He was born 24 Oct 1918 in Willard to Ettye Isabelle Dayley and Benjamin Dwight Harding. He was the seventh of eight children. The flood of 1923 caused the family to move to Brigham City for a few years before returning to Willard where he remained until after graduating from Box Elder High School in 1936.  He began working for the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) which had been assigned to the Willard area due to the flood in 1936. The initial work was to build a dike north of town and divert the canyon water to the dike. They then established a camp at the foot of Willard...
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Bettie Eileen Bumbarger
1929 2017
Bettie E. Bumbarger, 88, formerly of South Bend, passed away peacefully October 3, 2017, where she was residing to be closer to her daughter. Born June 21, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Waldemar Larson and Carolina Mast. On June 21, 1952, Bettie married the love of her life, Robert J. Bumbarger. He preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her son, Stephen A Bumbarger; two brothers, Glen Larson and Donald Larson; and one sister, Helen Peterson. Left to cherish her memory are two daughters: Elizabeth (John) Carpenter of Goshen and Emily Dugan of Austin, TX; 7 grandchildren, Mike Carpenter, Anna Carpenter, Debbie Lusk, Sarah Klaassen, Todd Bumbarger, David Bussard,...
Lawrence  Dowlearn's Image
Dallas, Texas
Lawrence Dowlearn
1927 2017
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Joyce M. Miller
1930 2017
Joyce M. Miller, born in Marquette Michigan, but lived in Gulf Breeze, Florida, went to be with the Lord on September 8, 2017. She is survived by her loving husband of 68 years, Thomas D. Miller, her sisters Lona Dagutis and Sally Michener; five children, Linda McCoy (Phil), Roxanne Bass (Mike), Doug Miller (Sandy), Wanda Argersinger (Dutch), Sandi Miller-Philyaw (Howard), sixteen grandchildren, twenty-five great-grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren. Mrs. Miller, who never met a stranger, helped any one in need by providing them with food, clothing, a ride to town, a shoulder to lean on, and a heart that truly cared. Supporting all her husband's ventures and raising five...
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Dallas, Texas
Dr. Henry B. Matthews
1911 2017
Loving son of Harry and Emma Gertrude Matthews passed away of natural causes at the age of 106 on September 22, 2017. Henry was born into a family of 4 sisters in Washington DC where he attended Washington public schools and earned his BS degree and medical degree from Howard University. He served a rotating internship at Provident Hospital in Chicago IL, where he met his loving wife Harryetta, a nurse intern. Henry Sr. enlisted in the US Army Medical Corp and served in the C.B.I. Theater in India and Burma where he earned his first Bronze Battle Star, then in the Pacific Theater Saipan where he received the rank of Captain and earned another Bronze Battle Star. While in the war his first...