Obituaries

Mary Seller
B: 1934-10-31
D: 2019-11-19
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Seller, Mary
Lois Spellman
B: 1937-06-22
D: 2019-11-18
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Spellman, Lois
Sandra Sproat
B: 1946-09-01
D: 2019-11-18
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Sproat, Sandra
Miguel Morales
B: 1933-10-01
D: 2019-11-17
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Morales, Miguel
Marilyn Kettlewell
B: 1932-02-18
D: 2019-11-17
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Kettlewell, Marilyn
Joseph Nastasi
B: 1941-11-14
D: 2019-11-16
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Nastasi, Joseph
Kenneth Carey
B: 1948-06-19
D: 2019-11-15
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Carey, Kenneth
Sarah Reynolds
B: 1935-12-09
D: 2019-11-14
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Reynolds, Sarah
Dorothy Dennis
B: 1925-01-25
D: 2019-11-14
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Dennis, Dorothy
Jonathan Short
B: 1994-06-12
D: 2019-11-14
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Short, Jonathan
Shirley Ellis
B: 1933-07-15
D: 2019-11-13
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Ellis, Shirley
Beverly James
B: 1931-07-01
D: 2019-11-12
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James, Beverly
Beatrice Cairns
B: 1947-01-31
D: 2019-11-10
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Cairns, Beatrice
DeeAnna Greathouse
B: 1947-11-12
D: 2019-11-10
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Greathouse, DeeAnna
Fred Russell
B: 1945-06-03
D: 2019-11-10
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Russell, Fred
Ellis Storms
B: 1939-10-11
D: 2019-11-10
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Storms, Ellis
Richard Wheaton
B: 1922-03-05
D: 2019-11-09
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Wheaton, Richard
Kyle Pleacher
B: 1998-03-14
D: 2019-11-09
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Pleacher, Kyle
Alicemary Bowen
B: 1922-09-17
D: 2019-11-08
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Bowen, Alicemary
Kathleen Dowden
B: 1946-11-21
D: 2019-11-07
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Dowden, Kathleen
Wilma "Jean" Swihart
B: 1927-12-08
D: 2019-11-05
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Swihart, Wilma "Jean"

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