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We remember authors for the stories they tell and the many ways their words can entertain, enlighten and inspire us. The death of a beloved writer can leave us with a collective sense of loss, feelings of nostalgia, the belief that an era has passed. Fortunately for us, we will always have their works. This memorial site was created to honor and remember authors who've touched our lives.
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Authors: Remembering the life, death and legacy of Melvin Barger

BARGER Melvin D. “Mel” Melvin D. “Mel” Barger, age 91, passed away on Sunday, February 19, 2017. A resident of Toledo since 1972, he was active in several organizations and as a professional in public relations. Mel was born in Norfolk, Nebraska, on September 9, 1925, to Learner Barger and Bertha (Swisher). He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, receiving battle stars for Saipan, Anguar in the Palau Islands, Leyte and Lingayen Gulf in the Philippines, and...
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