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Mary Hedrick
D: 2017-08-14
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Hedrick, Mary
Charles Rose
B: 1954-04-17
D: 2017-08-11
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Rose, Charles
Mildred Johnson
B: 1924-03-24
D: 2017-08-11
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Johnson, Mildred
Guy Meader
B: 1960-10-27
D: 2017-08-08
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Meader, Guy
Lisa Scott
B: 1977-10-22
D: 2017-08-05
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Scott, Lisa
Paul Jeannin
B: 1924-12-08
D: 2017-08-04
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Jeannin, Paul
Dennis Thompson Sr.
B: 1946-02-28
D: 2017-08-04
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Thompson Sr., Dennis
Dale Reistad
B: 1932-12-10
D: 2017-08-01
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Reistad, Dale
Jose Velazquez
B: 1988-10-13
D: 2017-07-31
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Velazquez, Jose
Elizabeth Slater
B: 1941-06-21
D: 2017-07-28
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Slater, Elizabeth
Abel Roasa
B: 1975-11-24
D: 2017-07-28
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Roasa, Abel
Rex Olsen
B: 1953-01-27
D: 2017-07-26
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Olsen, Rex
Hilda Allen
B: 1930-09-08
D: 2017-07-26
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Allen, Hilda
Linda Headley
B: 1954-03-17
D: 2017-07-26
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Headley, Linda
Gary Weakley
B: 1952-04-18
D: 2017-07-25
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Weakley, Gary
John Costello
B: 1947-06-23
D: 2017-07-23
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Costello, John
Pastor Donald Agner
B: 1934-09-26
D: 2017-07-18
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Agner, Pastor Donald
Carson Gazes
B: 2017-04-17
D: 2017-07-17
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Gazes, Carson
Mabel Turner
B: 1930-04-15
D: 2017-07-14
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Turner, Mabel
Shirley Cook
B: 1968-09-17
D: 2017-07-14
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Cook, Shirley
Sara Edwards
B: 1953-07-18
D: 2017-07-13
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Edwards, Sara

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  • to hold your hand.
  • May the love of those around you, help you through the days ahead.
  • Hold tight to memories for comfort.
  • Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about.
  • As you comprehend this profound loss, let yourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to the heavens.
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  • Peace, prayers and blessings.
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