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Vietnam War Memorial Site: Notable Deaths & Obituaries

The most viewed memorials & obituaries in the Vietnam War Memorial Site.

GONIC - "JEF" James Edward France, 69, of 1 Rudman Drive, passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at his home after a long illness. Born April 23, 1946, in Milford, Conn., he was the son of the late Eugene and Sylvia (Ahern) Pion. Jef lived in Rochester most of his life until moving to Gonic 14 years ago. He worked for Cumberland Farms as a manager and in his earlier years as a police officer in Rochester. He served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a fun-loving guy who...
NEW YORK (AP) - Walter Cronkite, the premier TV anchorman of the networks' golden age who reported a tumultuous time with reassuring authority and came to be called "the most trusted man in America," died Friday. He was 92. Cronkite's longtime chief of staff, Marlene Adler, said Cronkite died at 7:42 p.m. at his Manhattan home surrounded by family. She said the cause of death was cerebral vascular disease. Adler said, "I have to go now" before breaking down into what sounded like a...
In a Congress where the gulf between red and blue seems wider than it ever has, the long-serving Senator John McCain created an image of himself as a bipartisan bridge-builder. A Republican devoted to his party, he nevertheless reached across the aisle to form alliances and friendships with Democrats as he tried to advance ideals including fiscal conservatism, campaign finance reform, and American exceptionalism. McCain, the "maverick" Republican who survived years of torture as a prisoner...
Arthur Teele Obituary (Herald)

Art Teele left a legacy as a combative and...

H. Schwarzkopf Obituary (AP News)

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

Ralph King Obituary (dailygazette)

It is with broken hearts that we morn the loss...

Benny Mardones Obituary (AP News)

I am deeply saddened to announce that Benny...

Paul Revere Obituary (AP News)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paul Revere, the organist and...

Oren Lee Obituary (LowellSun)

Oren P. Lee of Lowell, Vietnam War Vet; 70 ...

Alexander Haig Obituary (AP News)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State...


GARY HOOVER Our lives will forever be changed...