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Zoe Hope Chekouras

May 9, 1933 - September 28, 2016

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Lavon Lee Rider

September 13, 1943 - September 26, 2016

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Abelino Gutierrez Munoz

April 9, 1930 - September 25, 2016

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Victoria Isabella Cornils

March 26, 1918 - September 24, 2016

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Timothy Glenn Whightsil

April 23, 1954 - September 23, 2016

Timothy Glenn Whightsil, 62, passed away on Sept. 23, 2016 at San Gorgonio Memorial Hospital in Banning.Timothy lived in Beaumont for 35 years. He was the owner of Cherry Valley Floor Covering and worked as a floor installer for 45 years.He enjoyed baseball and was a softball coach for many years. He was a loving father and grandfather.He is survived by his father, Morris Whightsil, of Mesa, Ariz...
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James Dennis Russell

March 26, 1941 - September 23, 2016

James Russell died peacefully at San Gorgonio Hospital on September 23, 2016 at the age of 75.James is survived by his wife, Marilee Russell; daughter, Kate Toothacre; Son-in-law, Danny Toothacre; and brother, Andy Russell. He is preceded in death by his sister, Patricia Shore and her three children; his mother, Luella Russell of Shafter, CA; and his father Frank Russell, of Shafter, CA.James was...
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Homer Glenn Shockey

September 1, 1925 - September 21, 2016

Age 91, passed away on September 21, 2016 in Banning California where he had been a resident for 26 years. He was born in Malvern, Arkansas. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII as a Pharmacist's Mate. He worked for Rockwell International for 38 years. He was a Yorba Linda 4H Advisor and a member of Yorba Linda Methodist Church, Banning United Methodist Church and Banning Historical Society...
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Doris R. Donesky

November 15, 1916 - September 21, 2016

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Fortino T. Haro

October 19, 1926 - September 19, 2016

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Georgia Mae Smith

April 6, 1921 - September 19, 2016

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Wendell Douglas Downer

June 14, 1928 - September 18, 2016

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Janet Sue Lopez

October 9, 1957 - September 17, 2016

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Lorraine Vivian Smith

June 2, 1952 - September 15, 2016

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Thelma Morris Murray

November 20, 1927 - September 14, 2016

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Ernest R. Hendrix

February 18, 1932 - September 13, 2016

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Raymond Clark Lyman

March 10, 1937 - September 13, 2016

Raymond Clark Lyman 79, of Banning passed peacefully at home with his family at his side. He and his wife, Jonnie, were married for 49 years and were residents of Banning for the last 15 years. Raymond worked for Beaumont-Cherry Valley Water District for 33 years. Raymond was a huge car enthusiast and would attend car shows with family and friends and had a collection of model cars as well. His...
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Manuel Orozco Mendoza

September 17, 1931 - September 13, 2016

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Olivina Dolores Becerra

October 19, 1933 - September 12, 2016

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Myron Charles Beekman

June 29, 1945 - September 12, 2016

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Myrtle Clark

May 13, 1917 - September 10, 2016

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Elvira Viola Nicosia

February 4, 1918 - September 10, 2016

Elvira Viola Nicosia passed away at her home in Cherry Valley on Sept. 10, 2016. She was 98. Elvira lived in Cherry Valley for 23 years and previously in Covina for 37 years. She was a retired retail clerk and teachers aide. She attended St. Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Church and was a member of the Sons of Italy, West Covina Lodge for 54 years; sang in the chorus at Highland Springs Country Club...
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Patricia Helen Craghead

January 25, 1934 - September 10, 2016

Patricia Craghead, 82, passed away peacefully at home in Beaumont on Saturday, September 10, 2016. She was born January 25, 1934 in Los Angeles, California to James & Phyllis McWilliams. Patricia has lived on Merry Lane in Beaumont, CA for the past 55 years. After graduating from Beaumont High School she attended San Bernardino Valley College for 2 years. She worked at Gray's Malt Shop as...
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Shirley Jane Hudson

September 5, 1935 - September 9, 2016

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Diane D. Rinker

August 8, 1944 - September 9, 2016

Diane Rinker went home to be with the Lord on Friday, September 9, 2016 at the age of 72. She was a resident of Cherry Valley, CA for the last 5 years and a previous resident of Upland, CA for 30 years. She was a beloved wife, mom, grammie, great-grammie and best friend.Diane was survived by her husband Ron Rinker of Cherry Valley; daughters Robin Rinker of Rancho Cucamonga, CA and Tammy (Lowell)...
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Robert Flores Ramirez

June 1, 1928 - September 8, 2016

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Mary Lee Glover

July 25, 1936 - September 7, 2016

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Patricia Darlene Wollerton

January 3, 1948 - September 7, 2016

Patricia "Patti" Wollerton, 68, passed away due to cancer on Sept. 7, 2016, in Yucaipa. She was a native of San Diego and a resident of Bull­head City, Ariz. and had been a resident of Yucaipa. She was a retired manager for Denny's in Yucaipa.She is survived by her husband Ralph Forrest Wollerton of Bullhead City; daughters Cindi (John) Kern, Kim (John) Goul and Sabrina (Steve) Koperski,...
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Carlos Arturo Mejia

November 13, 1987 - September 6, 2016

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Robert Sinclair

November 17, 1922 - September 3, 2016

Robert "Bob" Sinclair passed away peacefully on September 3, 2016 at the age of 93. Bob was a 23-year resident of Sun Lakes Country Club in Banning, California where he enjoyed the camaraderie of many other neighbors and friends. Born in Alberta, Canada, Bob moved to California in 1950 and married Vera Josephine Kozier, also from Canada, in August 1951. Prior to moving to Banning, Bob lived in...
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Jo-Ann Pitts Porter

August 2, 1936 - September 2, 2016

Jo-Ann (Pitts) Porter went to be with her Heavenly father after an extended illness in her home, September 02, 2016 in Banning, California surrounded by loving family and friends at the age of 80 years, 1 month. She was born August 02, 1936 to Claud and Deloma Pitts, in Hominy, Osage County, Oklahoma. She was the sixth of seven children that included Elmer Lee, Lloyd C., Evelyn Laverne, Leonard...
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Larry Hudson

November 26, 1926 - September 2, 2016

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Eddie Gutierrez

January 3, 1975 - August 30, 2016

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Gerald D. Casey

December 25, 1940 - August 29, 2016

Gerald Dewayne Casey passed away at his home in Beaumont on Aug. 29, 2016 from prostate cancer. He was 75. Gerald was owner of Beaumont Glass Company for 40 years and worked as a glazier. He is preceded in death by his sisters, Rowena Jessi Casey, and Marilyn Eleota Casey; and brother, Vincent Henry Casey.He is survived by his wife, Doris E. Casey, of Beaumont; sons, Shelby Dean Johansen, of...
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Norman Ray Kinney

January 15, 1932 - August 29, 2016

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Yolanda J. Lopez

May 22, 1941 - August 28, 2016

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Danny Lee Speed

September 1, 1945 - August 26, 2016

Dan Speed, 70, of Beaumont, CA passed away Friday, August 26, 2016. He was born September 1, 1945 in Pensacola, Florida to Harvey & Irene Speed. Following graduation from Western Michigan University in April 1967 he married his college sweetheart Marilynn Mowrey. He entered the Aviation Officers Candidate School and was commissioned an Ensign in the Navy in September 1967. Designated a...
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Wilda Jane Manson

June 11, 1933 - August 23, 2016

Wilda (Bo) Manson of Banning, CA went to be with the Lord while surrounded by her family on August 23, 2016 following her sudden onset and brief battle with congestive heart failure and COPD. Bo was independent, maintained her driver's license, managed her household, and cared for her husband through July 2016. Bo was born to Harold and Gladys Weaver Wears on June 11, 1933 in Columbus, OH; she...
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Aida Beatrice Huff

August 17, 1927 - August 23, 2016

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Margo Jan Mendoza

March 4, 1950 - August 22, 2016

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Edward Lancaster Jetmore

October 6, 1923 - August 22, 2016

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Harold Ronald Lahaie

November 25, 1930 - August 21, 2016

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Honor Jean Haupt

June 1, 1922 - August 19, 2016

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Lillie Irene Rhoads

October 23, 1922 - August 16, 2016

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Lois H. Bennett

September 4, 1921 - August 16, 2016

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Monique Dione Hansen

February 16, 1966 - August 15, 2016

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Sharon E. Talbot

December 28, 1943 - August 14, 2016

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Mickie Elvira Larrabee

May 8, 1929 - August 14, 2016

Miquela Elvira Larrabee or as everybody knew her as, Mickie, was a beautiful 87 year who passed away on the early morning of 14 August 2016. She passed away in comfort at Gentiva Hospice care in San Antonio from her recent battle with multiple myeloma. Mickie was born in Banning California on 8 May 1929 to hard working Catholic parents Jesus and Dolores Macias. Mickie's many brothers and...
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Nancy M. Duvall

December 26, 1940 - August 13, 2016

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Nancy's name to St. Labre Indian School Ashland, MT. 59004-1001.Arrangements under the direction of Weaver Mortuary, Beaumont, CA.
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Inez Emily Ottine

December 23, 1922 - August 12, 2016

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Bobby George Rowell

January 26, 1932 - August 8, 2016

Bobby G. Rowell, age 84, passed away at home on August 8, 2016 after a battle with Parkinson's disease. He was born in Hattieville, Arkansas on January 26, 1932. He was a resident of Loma Linda for 28 years. He was a previous resident of Fontana for 19 years, where he was a teacher for the Fontana Unified School District. He taught for 31 years. Bobby enjoyed fishing, hunting, music and writing....
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Jack Phillip Nielsen

June 24, 1930 - August 7, 2016

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Barbara Ranz

April 10, 1933 - August 5, 2016

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Walter R. Hanz

February 6, 1926 - August 4, 2016

Walter Robert "Bob" Hanz, 90 of Banning past away August 4, 2016. Bob was a retired Master Sergeant in the U.S. Air Force, which he was dedicated to for twenty two years. Bob and his wife Loretta lived in Banning the last fifteen years and were members of St Kateri Tekakwitha Catholic Church in Beaumont. Bob was also a member of the Knights of Columbus, American Legion and the Air Force...
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Billie Hugh Peters

January 4, 1936 - August 4, 2016

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Hertha Faye Leonard

May 19, 1941 - August 4, 2016

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Barbara Ellen Lewis-Krause

December 27, 1927 - August 3, 2016

Barbara Lewis-Krause, 88 a longtime resident of Beaumont passed peacefully at home with her family at her side. Barbara was a teacher to children and enjoyed family gatherings and traveling. She was a member of the Fellowship in the Pass where a Celebration of Life will take place this Sunday, August 14, 2016 at 2:30pm. A graveside service will be held Monday, August 15, 2016 at Riverside...
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Robert Gary Kreider

May 2, 1938 - August 3, 2016

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Roland A. Russell

June 16, 1927 - August 3, 2016

Roland A. Russell, 89, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2016 in San Marcos, California. He was born June 16, 1927 in Canada. Roland enlisted in the United States Navy in 1944 and he was honorable discharged after 4 years in 1948. He has resided in Carlsbad, CA for the past 18 years and resided in Cherry Valley, CA prior to that. He was a local contractor and former board member of the...
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Dave C. Young

October 24, 1937 - August 3, 2016

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Khampanh Chinhdavong

March 15, 1945 - August 3, 2016

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Fred Clifford Mello

October 22, 1921 - August 2, 2016

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Donald Wayne Prestridge

November 3, 1960 - July 29, 2016

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Doris C. Sandoval

June 4, 1935 - July 29, 2016

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Donald Lee Hale

November 10, 1932 - July 28, 2016

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Rodolfo L. Cordon

July 29, 1936 - July 27, 2016

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Kae Chanthavong

October 30, 1943 - July 25, 2016

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Margarita Gutierrez

June 9, 1954 - July 25, 2016

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Osvaldo Enrique Tappata

November 20, 1926 - July 25, 2016

Osvaldo (Henry) Tappata passed away on July 25, 2016 at the age of 89 years and 8 months surrounded with family and love in Banning, his home for 23 years. Henry was born in Bahia Blanca Argentina, the son of Nazareno Tappata and Maria Salvatore Tappata,. Henry graduated with honors from the Argentina Air Force Academy and began his career as a military pilot. His participation in a revolution...
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Robert A. Clarkson

August 11, 1965 - July 23, 2016

Robert A. Clarkson passed away on Saturday July 23rd, from complications of a stroke. He was born to Dorothy and James Clarkson in New Jersey. Family came out to California, and Robert grew up in Cherry Valley. He attended and graduated from Beaumont High School. Robert was employed for 30 years at South Bay Consolidated in Idyllwild, California. He was a cable machine operator. He loved the...
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Maria Elizabeth Gomez

March 22, 1935 - July 21, 2016

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Kirk Raymond Ellis

May 19, 1952 - July 21, 2016

Kirk Raymond Ellis, a native son of Southern California was born May 19, 1952 at Queen of Angels hospital in Los Angeles. His parents, Percy and Florence [LeBlanc] Ellis raised Kirk in Compton where he attended St. Albert the Great Elementary School, Verbum Dei High School and proudly graduated from Centennial High School in 1970. Kirk had a long and successful career in the Information...
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Charles Larry Mitchell

February 15, 1949 - July 19, 2016

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Stanley Burtis

August 15, 1926 - July 19, 2016

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Rob Roy McGregor Michaelson

December 10, 1978 - July 18, 2016

Rob Roy Michaelson, age 37, passed away July 18th from medical complications. Rob was born in San Dimas, CA, attended schools in Glendora and Yucaipa, CA, attended Cal State San Bernardino, and Montana State University in Bozeman, MT.Rob performed as drum major for the Yucaipa Junior and Senior High School Bands. He also played tenor and alto saxophone in both bands. He played AYSO soccer from...
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Dorothy Mae Murray

July 5, 1927 - July 18, 2016

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Eleanor D. Dolan

April 12, 1922 - July 16, 2016

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Mary Elizabeth Hickman

September 7, 1928 - July 15, 2016

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Shirley Ann Myers

July 10, 1936 - July 15, 2016

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Russelynn Maine

August 19, 1940 - July 15, 2016

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Kevin Craig Bierlein

June 17, 1960 - July 14, 2016

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Gary Joseph Allen

February 13, 1946 - July 13, 2016

Gary Joseph Allen of Hemet, California was born in Long Beach. He was raised by his mother Fleurette Allen and his Grandmother Emerentienne Girard Daigneault. An only child, Gary grew up with his cousins Yvette, Jeanne and Vincent Daigneault, but his favorite was his Uncle Joseph.Gary entered the United States Air Force and served one term before being honorably discharged. He had a varied career...
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Hilda Helen Fogelquist

February 8, 1930 - July 13, 2016

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Herman F. Aleem

December 14, 1948 - July 9, 2016

Herman Faqeeh Aleem was born Herman Lee on December 14, 1948 in Osceola Arkansas. He was the youngest of eleven children of William Lee Sr. and Odessa Jones Lee. Herman changed his last name when he became a Muslim as a young adult. Being raised on a farm is parents instilled a strong work ethic.Herman attended Keiser High School in Keiser Arkansas; he was a part of the first integrated class. He...
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Benjamin Gilbert Rivera

May 2, 1974 - July 8, 2016

Benjamin Gilbert Rivera passed away on July 8. He was 42. Benjamin lived in Beaumont and was a landscaper. He is preceded in death by his cousins, Michael Dahl Sr. and Michael Dahl, Jr; and uncles, Edward Rivera, joe Rivera and Rudy Rivera.He is survived by his parents, Gilbert and Gloria Rivera, of Beaumont; sisters, Marcella Hinojosa, Ermalinda Alfaro and Sheila Rivera, all of Beaumont; brother...
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James Michael Wolf

November 20, 1938 - July 7, 2016

Mike was born in Tulsa, OK on November 20, 1938 to Wilbur and Adele Wolf. He graduated from Will Rogers High School in Tulsa, and later from John Brown University in Siloam Springs, AR with a degree in Communications. He began his preaching with a preaching point while still in college. He was ordained by Harvard Avenue Baptist Church in Tulsa. He pastored a number of churches throughout his 60...
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Jerry C. Norlund

May 28, 1938 - July 6, 2016

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Sally Joan Lewis

October 28, 1934 - July 5, 2016

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Lucie Perez

August 23, 1926 - July 5, 2016

Lucie Margaret Perez nee Stöcker was granted her angel wings on July 5, 2016.Her final days were spent surrounded by family and loving caregivers.Lucie was blessed with a good life.She leaves to cherish her memory three children: two daughters, Linda Curfs and Rebecca Howe, and one son, Errol Espinoza; two granddaughters, two grandsons, and three great-grandchildren as well as other loving...
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Adeline Sandoval

November 22, 1914 - July 3, 2016

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Frederick H. Hodell

September 27, 1927 - July 1, 2016

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Leonard Arland Barak

September 19, 1942 - June 30, 2016

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Yu Hsiu Ying Cheng

December 9, 1938 - June 30, 2016

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Cecil William Hellofs

December 24, 1935 - June 30, 2016

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Jerrie Meeks

January 17, 1945 - June 29, 2016

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Russell Lloyd Lyman

May 18, 1956 - June 28, 2016

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Elfriede Gertrude Kaiser

September 30, 1932 - June 27, 2016

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Loretta Mae Zeigler

September 12, 1940 - June 27, 2016

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Julia M. Hoover

June 11, 1924 - June 26, 2016

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Donovan Henry Kramer

September 16, 1934 - June 24, 2016

Donovan H. Kramer's ObituaryOn June 24, 2016 Earth lost and Heaven gained a great man of God.Donovan Henry Kramer was born on September 16, 1934, in Forest City, Iowa, a son of the late Frances and Henry Kramer. In addition to his parents Don was preceded in death by two sisters (Susie Thorne and Gloria Archer) and two brothers (Charles Kramer and Paul Kramer).Don attended school through the...
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Norma Genevieve Armenteros

October 11, 1921 - June 24, 2016

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