Obituaries

Dinah Hardy
D: 2018-11-10
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Hardy, Dinah
Richard Riley
B: 1931-03-05
D: 2018-11-09
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Riley, Richard
Michael Krepner
B: 1948-11-11
D: 2018-11-07
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Krepner, Michael
Edward Fisher
B: 1943-03-13
D: 2018-11-06
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Fisher, Edward
Russell McPhee
B: 1999-12-29
D: 2018-11-06
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McPhee, Russell
Gerald Hill
B: 1929-09-14
D: 2018-10-31
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Hill, Gerald
Cynthia Thompson Dodge
B: 1925-08-14
D: 2018-10-27
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Thompson Dodge, Cynthia
Lee Saunders
B: 1943-12-23
D: 2018-10-24
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Saunders, Lee
Sandra Simmons
B: 1940-11-24
D: 2018-10-23
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Simmons, Sandra
Gordon Hyson
D: 2018-10-21
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Hyson, Gordon
John Thornton
B: 1927-03-20
D: 2018-10-20
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Thornton, John
Charles Grimes
D: 2018-10-19
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Grimes, Charles
Jane Spofford
D: 2018-10-19
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Spofford, Jane
E. Thomas
D: 2018-10-18
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Thomas, E.
Evangeline Gibson
B: 1930-08-15
D: 2018-10-17
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Gibson, Evangeline
Owen Pinkham
D: 2018-10-17
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Pinkham, Owen
David Peters
D: 2018-10-14
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Peters, David
David Taylor
D: 2018-10-13
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Taylor, David
Wilbur "Bill" Bailey
B: 1943-06-24
D: 2018-10-12
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Bailey, Wilbur "Bill"
Philippine van Zwoll
B: 1919-10-17
D: 2018-10-08
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van Zwoll, Philippine
Nancy Packard
B: 1943-02-25
D: 2018-10-08
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Packard, Nancy

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