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Hurricane Katrina Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

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When it came to recalling things they remembered most about Lester D. Baroncini Jr., soldiers invariably mentioned his love of firearms. "His favorite gun was the AK-47, I can tell you that," said Pfc. Corey Maisch, Baroncini''s former roommate. "All he talked about was his AKs back home." Soldiers said they estimated Baroncini''s firearms collection to be in the dozens at least. "If it had a firing pin in it, he knew it," Maisch...
Edward 'Cool Pop' Sparks Sr., 1951-2005 Susie Joseph Sparks, 1959-2005 Edward Sparks Jr., 1992-2005 Marjorie Edwards, 1920-2005 Barri Bronston Staff writer Edward "Cool Pop" Sparks Sr. rarely took vacations. There were the occasional bus trips to the Gulf Coast casinos, and every once in a while he'd travel to Atlanta to see the Saints play the Falcons. But Sparks, 54, was more likely to use vacation days from his job as a Regional Transit Authority bus driver to take...
Eldridge Gabriel Obituary (nola)

Eldridge Gabriel on Monday, August 29, 2005. Age...

Joseph Banks Obituary (theadvocate)

BANKS, JOSEPH "DADDY JOE" Memorial service at...

Thelma Pinkney Obituary (AP News)

Thelma Pinkney, 1929-2005 Mary Lou...

Cynthia Snowden Obituary (nola)

Cynthia Marie Snowden, a native of New Orleans,...

Lylton Collins Obituary (AP News)

Lylton Andrew Collins, 1945-2005 Maria...

Benilda Caixeta Obituary (nola)

CAIXETA Benilda Caixeta, an Advocate for the...

Joan Blackwell Obituary (AP News)

Joan Blackwell, 1929-2005 Louann Dorrough...

Hugh Ricks Obituary (AP News)

Hugh Alvin Ricks, 1939-2005 Doug MacCash...