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Walberg, George W. Sr.

George W. Walberg Sr. of Washington, CT, passed away on May 20, 2017 at New
Milford Hospital. He was born in New Preston on September 23, 1928 to Harold and Edith (Ward) Walberg. 324 more words


Obituaries: Mary Stanley

Mary Lenore Connelly Stanley 83, formerly of Fairfield, Iowa peacefully passed away on May 18, 2017.

A memorial service will be held 11:00am, Friday, May 26. 311 more words


Obituaries: Shawn Shepard

OTTUMWA – Shawn Brian Shepard, 53, of 1208 W. Williams St., died at 12:20 p.m. May 20, 2017 at his home.

He was born March 21, 1964 in Ottumwa to Byron G. 166 more words


Fred W. Smith

Fred Weldon Smith, 80, of Rosiclare, IL died on Friday May 19, 2017 at the Hardin County General Hospital. He was born on April 30, 1937 in Hardin County to Charles Newell Smith and Freda (Ginger) Smith. 130 more words


Trainer Richie Scherer Dies at Age 53

Trainer Richard “Richie” Scherer, who enjoyed success at tracks throughout the Midwest and in his native Louisiana, died May 20 at age 53.

Scherer battled papillary kidney cancer for several years. 234 more words

Joy Corning

Joy Corning was on our target list to become an advocate for U.S. Senate ratification of the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty.

Heady with Barack Obama’s 2008 victory, and confident Senate ratification of the New START Treaty would be a slam dunk, a nationwide coalition was formed to advocate for CTBT ratification after the 1999 failed attempt during the Bill Clinton administration. 314 more words


1040. Dumbfounded

He was shocked and mystified to read his death announcement in the morning paper. There it was in clear black letters: JOHN MILFORD BARNABAS RODGERS. Died suddenly while on vacation in the Philippines. 92 more words