Purple Heart
Remember
Purple Heart Memorial Sites | Image Source: Wikimedia Commons/Robert Skyhawk

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.
Blank Blank Blank

Featured Memorial | Purple Heart

Remembering the life, death and legacy of Purple Heart recipient James Hefner

James Russell "J.R." Hefner Raleigh James Russell (J.R.) Hefner of Springmoor Retirement Community in Raleigh died Thursday. He would have celebrated his 90th birthday on Tuesday. His family was at his bedside at his passing. Hefner worked for more than 40 years in the textile industry in North and South Carolina. He held various executive positions with Pacific Mills and Burlington Industries in Rhodhiss, NC; Franklinton, NC; Fayetteville, NC, and Asheboro, NC. He ended his career with...
Blank Blank Blank

Recently Added Memorials | Purple Heart

Willis Boyarsky Obituary (ModestoBee)

Willis Thomas Boyarsky June 8, 1919-June 24,...

Donald Christensen Obituary (Omaha)

Christensen, Donald Glen Age 81 - Jul 5,...

JOHN DANIEL Obituary (KnoxNews)

DANIEL, JOHN SPENCER, LTC, US ARMY (RET), LTC -...

William Hepler Obituary (CourierPress)

William C. Hepler Evansville, Ind. William...

Larry Mobley Obituary (nwfdailynews)

Larry Mobley Sr., age 64, of Holt, Fla., passed...

Robert Ouellette Obituary (PilotOnline)

Robert C. Ouellette Virginia Beach - Robert...

William Scott Obituary (Columbian)

WILLIAM HAROLD SCOTT February 14, 1924...

Allen Young Obituary (DeseretNews)

Allen Dahl Young - Beloved husband, father,...

James Russell Hefner Obituary (NewsObserver)

James Russell Hefner Raleigh James Russell...

William Helmer Obituary (TimesUnion-Albany)

Helmer, Dr. William F. MORRISVILLE William F....

Bruce Keller Obituary (NKY)

KELLER Bruce "Butch" Keller, 80, of...

James Kelly Obituary (Dispatch)

Kelly James "Jim" Robert Kelly, age 95, of...

Edwin Poplawski Obituary (delcotimes)

Banker, innovator, community organizer in...

JB Price Obituary (Louisville)

Price, JB, born February 17, 1923 went to our...

THOMAS ROBES Obituary (PostGazette)

ROBES THOMAS V. "SQUIRREL", Sr. Age 68, of...

Rev. Howard Benson Obituary (Batesville)

The Rev. Howard C. Benson was embraced by...

W. Deloach Obituary (TheTownTalk)

W. K. "Dub" Deloach Funeral services for Mr....

John DePasse Obituary (SouthOfBoston-Ledger)

John J. DePasse Jr., 66, of Brockton, died July...

ARTHUR DINSMOOR Obituary (BostonGlobe)

DINSMOOR, Arthur W. Of Medford, July 9 at age...

John Gaston Obituary (DailySentinel)

A memorial service for John Edwin Frederick...

Next:
Sign-up for free email updates via ObitMessenger to be alerted when memorials are added to this site.
Blank Blank Blank
Most Viewed Memorials
James Arness Obituary (AP News)

James Arness, the 6-foot-6 actor who towered over...

H. Schwarzkopf Obituary (AP News)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Retired Gen. H. Norman...

Patrick Kutschbach Obituary (AP News)

Please sign the Guest Book for STAFF SGT....

View All

Search Memorials

- ADVERTISEMENT -

About This Site: Purple Heart Memorials

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

- ADVERTISEMENT -
- ADVERTISEMENT -