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Purple Heart Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

The Purple Heart is the oldest American military combat honor still in existence. Awarded to those who are wounded or killed in any action against an enemy of the United States, the Purple Heart is a symbol of courage and dedication in the face of mortal danger. This memorial site is dedicated to all the brave men and women who have been awarded this honor.
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Remembering the life, death and legacy of Purple Heart recipient Edward Pekola

VERNON > > Edward F. Pekola, age 98, formerly of State Route 26 and more recently of the School Bell Apartments passed away early Thursday morning March 26, 2015 in the Oneida Healthcare Extended Care Facility with his loving family at his side. He was born on Jan. 26, 1917 in Bayonne, N.J. a son of the late Walter and Frances (Sordyl) Pekola and was a graduate of Verona High School. During WW II Ed proudly served his country with the United States Army in the African and European Theatres...
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About This Site: Purple Heart Memorials

The Purple Heart Memorial Site includes obituaries and Guest Books from the network of newspaper and funeral home affiliates.

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