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Miriam Swartz
B: 1922-09-15
D: 2018-07-17
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Swartz, Miriam
Walter Ramage
B: 1932-10-09
D: 2018-07-12
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Ramage, Walter
Walter Raschke
B: 1957-10-24
D: 2018-07-12
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Raschke, Walter
Lucille Bohl
B: 1956-10-03
D: 2018-07-11
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Bohl, Lucille
James Irwin
B: 1952-08-13
D: 2018-07-11
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Irwin, James
Larry Volz
B: 1956-03-03
D: 2018-07-09
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Volz, Larry
Ray Edwards
B: 1953-12-05
D: 2018-07-08
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Edwards, Ray
Mark Lehman
B: 1957-12-01
D: 2018-07-07
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Lehman, Mark
Lucille Arnholt
B: 1943-07-15
D: 2018-07-01
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Arnholt, Lucille
Robert Diehl
B: 1933-11-14
D: 2018-06-28
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Diehl, Robert
Dean DaHinden
B: 1939-07-26
D: 2018-06-28
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DaHinden, Dean
Shirley Prince
B: 1935-06-17
D: 2018-06-28
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Prince, Shirley
Anthony "Tony" Wolf
B: 1958-12-03
D: 2018-06-26
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Wolf, Anthony "Tony"
Floyd Bowersock
B: 1948-08-11
D: 2018-06-25
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Bowersock, Floyd
Barbara Evans
B: 1938-01-11
D: 2018-06-25
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Evans, Barbara
Paul Reed
B: 1928-01-08
D: 2018-06-21
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Reed, Paul
Dennis Gilbert
B: 1937-03-31
D: 2018-06-21
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Gilbert, Dennis
Janet Rinehart
B: 1937-07-23
D: 2018-06-14
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Rinehart, Janet
Bill "Mumpy" Mumaw
B: 1960-07-22
D: 2018-06-11
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Mumaw, Bill "Mumpy"
Patricia Ewing
B: 1935-12-23
D: 2018-05-29
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Ewing, Patricia
Barbara Wilson
B: 1958-12-31
D: 2018-05-28
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Wilson, Barbara

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Jason Patterson
In Memory of
Jason David"J.P."
Patterson
1988 - 2017
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A Short List of Appropriate Phrases:

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
  • Please accept my condolences on the loss of your partner.
  • With deepest sympathy for your loss.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Please know our loving thoughts embrace you each and every day.
  • Thinking of you in these difficult times and sending you love.
  • With heartfelt condolences.
  • Wishing you comfort at this sorrowful time.
  • Sharing in your sorrow, thinking of you and wishing I could be there
  • 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.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Peace, prayers and blessings.
  • Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow.
  • You are in our prayers.
  • May your memories give you strength.
  • Remember that we love and care about you.
  • May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

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