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Patricia Scarpine
B: 1936-03-07
D: 2017-11-17
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Scarpine, Patricia
Carmen Scolamiero
B: 1923-04-02
D: 2017-11-16
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Scolamiero, Carmen
Bernice Taylor
B: 1934-12-30
D: 2017-11-17
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Taylor, Bernice
Lemuel Mangus
B: 1952-12-13
D: 2017-11-11
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Mangus, Lemuel
Tony Clements
B: 1971-08-20
D: 2017-11-09
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Clements, Tony
Rev. Thomas Tarkenton, Jr.
B: 1929-05-30
D: 2017-11-08
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Tarkenton, Jr., Rev. Thomas
Carol Robinson
B: 1931-11-07
D: 2017-11-05
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Robinson, Carol
Clifton Davis
B: 1938-07-23
D: 2017-11-05
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Davis, Clifton
Robert Bagley
B: 1930-12-11
D: 2017-11-04
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Bagley, Robert
Marcella Ellis
B: 1931-09-28
D: 2017-11-04
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Ellis, Marcella
Gina Galle
B: 1985-03-26
D: 2017-10-31
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Galle, Gina
Gregory Boos
B: 1926-08-30
D: 2017-10-24
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Boos, Gregory
Calvin Johnson, Sr.
B: 1935-01-01
D: 2017-10-17
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Johnson, Sr., Calvin
Robin Dees
B: 1972-06-17
D: 2017-10-22
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Dees, Robin
Joseph Scanlon
B: 1950-01-20
D: 2017-09-30
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Scanlon, Joseph
Norma Neal
B: 1932-06-21
D: 2017-10-20
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Neal, Norma
Rose Zekas
B: 1933-05-08
D: 2017-10-22
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Zekas, Rose
Nellie Blevins
B: 1920-05-04
D: 2017-10-18
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Blevins, Nellie
Charles Evanosky
B: 1971-05-26
D: 2017-10-17
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Evanosky, Charles
Katrina McCord
B: 1974-10-05
D: 2017-10-17
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McCord, Katrina
Joseph "Joe" Kraus
B: 1927-09-28
D: 2017-10-16
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Kraus, Joseph "Joe"

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