Monthly Archives: January 2022

The Outer Banks Voice – Dustin William Abbott by Manteo, January 27

Dustin William Abbott of Manteo, January 27 From story submitted on January 31, 2022 Dusten William Abbott, 40, of Manteo, NC, passed away suddenly on Thursday January 27, 2022. Dusten was born on September 30, 1981 in Edenton, NC. He was the son of Ray Abbott, Sr. and Michelle Congleton. …

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Simon fell MP at Walney’s stab and on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Last Tuesday the Walney School stabbing shocked our community. Such unpredictable acts of violence have a profound impact on our feelings about our safety and that of our families. Even before that, voters often asked me about knife crime after seeing stories in the media. The fact is we don’t …

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Over $60,000 in Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation grants available

press release The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation provides more than $60,000 in scholarships to students from rural, suburban, and urban communities in Ohio pursuing a degree that is in some way related to farming. Approximately 50 awards are given to deserving students through 12 scholarship funds. The deadline to apply …

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MLK Center director Ronn Johnson mourned at the memorial service

SPRINGFIELD — Family and friends commemorated the strength and accomplishments of Ronn Johnson at a memorial service at St. John’s Congregational Church on Saturday. The service and tributes for Johnson, President and CEO of Martin Luther King Jr. Family Services Inc., were streamed online from the Hancock Street Church. During …

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Louise Rogers Obituary (1930 – 2022) – Houston, TX

Louise Rogers1930-2022Louise Rogers left Tuesday, January 25, 2022 after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease to be home with the Lord surrounded by her family. She was 91 years old.She was born Louise Jenelle Rollins on August 19, 1930 in Corpus Christi to the late Jennie and Eli Rollins Sr. …

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Swastikas drawn at the train station in Washington after Holocaust Remembrance Day

Vandals painted swastikas on the outside walls of Union Station in Washington, DC on Friday, prompting condemnation from Jewish groups and lawmakers and prompting an investigation by local law enforcement. The swastikas were found painted all around the outside of the station. A message saying “F**k you Obama” was also …

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Frederick Faulkner Obituary (1973 – 2022) – Warner Robins, GA

Obituary for Frederick FaulknerWARNER ROBINS, GA – Frederick “Red” Faulkner, 48, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 21, 2022. A memorial service is scheduled for Tuesday, February 1 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home & Crematory . Rev. Carlos Terry will officiate.Red was born …

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Community Letters | News | thevalleyadvantage.com

Vet group flags available Order forms and a postage-paid return envelope for Memorial Day flags and markers were recently mailed to all American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars posts in Lackawanna County. The Lackawanna County Bureau of Veterans Affairs encourages organizations to return forms as soon as possible so …

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Carmen Melissa Bailey Lipford | obituaries

Carmen Melissa Bailey Lipford, 47, of North Wilkesboro, died Monday, January 24, 2022 at Atrium Health-Wake Forest Baptist-Wilkes Medical Center. She was born on December 28, 1974 in Wilkes County to Edward Wilson and Shirley May Garrett Bailey. She was previously employed at Wachovia Bank. Carmen was preceded in death …

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Honor: Stormont leaders issue message of tolerance on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Holocaust Memorial Day is a poignant and poignant reminder of the dangers of allowing prejudice and hatred to go unchallenged, said First Secretary Paul Givan and Deputy First Secretary Michelle O’Neill. They were among a number of people attending the annual regional memorial service hosted by the Executive Office in …

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Health partners request participation in a community health survey

MAYVILLE, NY: Chautauqua County Department of Health and Human Services is conducting a community health assessment to gather information on Chautauqua County’s current health status, needs and issues. The information helps develop a plan to improve community health by justifying how and where resources should be used. All county residents …

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Obituaries for January 25 – Hawaii Tribune-Herald

George Darwin Curtis, 93, of Honomu, died at home on January 16. Known as “the Godfather of the Tsunamis,” he has been an Associate Professor of Marine Sciences at the University of Hawaii, Scientific Advisor to the Pacific Tsunami Museum and President of the Tsunami Society, Squadron Commander of the …

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Sonia Boyd-Hurtado Obituary (1952 – 2022) – Murray, UT

Sonia Valenzuela Boyd Hurtado 1952~2022 SONIA VALENZUELA BOYD HURTADO It is with a heavy heart that we announce that Sonia Valenzuela Boyd-Hurtado, our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, returned to her Heavenly Father on January 23, 2022. Sonia was born on January 4, 1952 in Tegucigalpa, Honduras to …

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NSO chairman resigns amid outrage over Israeli police use of spyware

Hundreds attend the funeral of former Chief Justice Miriam Naor in Jerusalem Hundreds of mourners gather to pay their last respects to former Chief Justice Miriam Naor – who died earlier this week aged 74 – as she is buried in the Sanhedria Cemetery in her hometown of Jerusalem. A …

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Joseph C Smithers | obituaries

Joseph C. Smithers, age 73, of Ogdensburg, died Wednesday (January 19, 2022) at the University of Vermont Hospital in Burlington. A memorial service will be held in the spring at a time to be determined. Survived are his children Timothy Smithers from Canandaigua, Sara Pray & her husband Roger from …

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Obituary of Edward Austin (2022) – Mechanicsville, VA

AUSTIN, Edward “Ed” Lee, died peacefully at the age of 91 to be with his Lord and eternal family in heaven. He was preceded in death by his wife Ann Marie Woody Austin; Father, Thomas C. Austin Jr.; brother, Myers F. Austin “Bubba”; little sister, Flora A. Austin; grandmother, Florence …

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Maj. John Hughes, a “Man of Legends,” was the last known Pearl Harbor veteran from Orange County, California

Lt. Colby Torres (right), a chaplin at Marine Corps Base Hawaii, attends with Marine Corps Maj. John Hughes (retired) at the Ewa Battlefield Memorial Ceremony December 6, 2016. Hughes is a survivor of the attacks that took place at Ewa Field on December 7, 1941. (Zachary Orr/US Marine Corps) (Tribune …

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Obituary: Elaine Joy Brown – Portland Press Herald

Elaine Joy Brown STANDISH – Elaine Joy Brown died on January 19, 2022 at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House in Scarborough after a long and brave battle with lung cancer. She was born in Westbrook on February 11, 1943 to the late Mary Chase Straw Elwell and George Oakley Straw. She …

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Twiford Funeral Homes Honored with National Recognition – The Coastland Times

F. Joe Griffith, left, undertaker at Twiford Funeral Homes, is shown with Bryant Hightower Jr., President of the NFDA. Courtesy of Twiford Funeral Directors Twiford Funeral Homes received the 2021 Pursuit of Excellence Award from the National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA). Five hundred and forty-two funeral homes around the world—100 …

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Medical expenses remain opaque | shop

A new federal law requires hospitals to publish the costs of various medical procedures, but navigating thousands of procedures and finding accurate costs is tedious, and health care advocates stress the importance of establishing a consistent, standardized database. The hospital transparency rule was first implemented on January 1, 2021 under …

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Tee prepares to honor those who served at the Veterans Memorial

TEA, SD (KELO) – One of South Dakota’s fastest growing churches is raising money to honor those who have served. The Tea Veterans Memorial is a project that has been in the making for years. “It’s just a matter of finding the people and the resources to organize it because …

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Events to mark the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Derry in January 2022

The family walk from the Creggan Shops is one of many poignant events taking place on Sunday January 30th – the anniversary of the massacre that killed 14 men and boys and injured dozens more – as part of a special One World, One Struggle” program to celebrate the milestone …

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Steven Smalley Obituary (1961 – 2022) – Bogue, NC

Steven Smalley, 60, of Bogue, NC, passed away on Sunday January 16, 2022 in Post Acute Medical of Rocky Mount. Steven was born on November 15, 1961 to the late Joanne Hustava. He was born in Cleveland, Ohio and raised in Marianna. After high school, he served 12 years with …

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Local Notes and Briefs – Fort Bragg Advocate-News

Please submit Local Notes articles to the editor by noon on Fridays — [email protected] or by calling 707-969-6091. If you have questions about COVID-19, call the County Public Health Office at 707-472-2759. To contact the City of Fort Bragg, call 707-961-2823. All Fort Bragg citizens can contact the Fort Bragg …

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Obituary of Brett Huss (1963-2022) – Ellensburg, WA

Brett E HussBrett Earl Huss, 58, died on January 12, 2022 at Yakima Memorial Hospital with his wife and children by his side. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at 10:30 am at the Johnston & Williams Funeral Home in Ellensburg.Brett was born on December …

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How much does a funeral cost? – Forbes Advisor

Editor’s Note: We earn a commission from affiliate links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. The cost of living is not exactly cheap. Nor the cost of dying. A 2021 study by the National Funeral Directors Association shows that the median cost …

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SCVNews.com | Veterans Attorney Fred Gruchalla named Veteran of the Year

Vietnam War veteran Fred Gruchalla received the 2020-2021 Veteran of the Year Award from Van Nuys/Reseda Elks Lodge 2790 on January 10. The award was presented to him by Van Nuys/Reseda Elks Lodge Exalted Ruler Meredith Thomas. The award recognizes Gruchalla’s tireless work at Eternal Valley Memorial Park’s annual Memorial …

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Ashling Murphy’s funeral takes place

HEARTFUL TRIBUTE WERE PAYED TO Ashling Murphy this morning at her funeral in Co Offaly. The murder of the 23-year-old teacher while she was jogging along the canal in Tullamore last week was met with shock, sadness and anger across the country last week. Hundreds of mourners lined Mount Bolus’ …

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Johnny Booher Obituary (1965 – 2022) – Abingdon, VA

Johnny Franklin “Frank” Booher July 8, 1965 – January 15, 2022 Jonny Franklin “Frank” Booher, 56, went to his residence surrounded by his loving family on January 15, 2022 to be with the Lord. Mr. Booher was born on July 8, 1965 in Cleveland, Ohio to the late John and …

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Obituary for Gary Rush (2022) – Westford, MA

Westford Gary W. Rush, 60, of Westford, died unexpectedly on January 15, 2022 at Massachusetts General Hospital. He left behind the love of his life, Susan Cornwall. He was born on October 5, 1961 in Concord, MA to the late Dorothy (McHugh) and Herbert Rush Jr. From an early age, …

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Patriot League 2022 Preview – Lacrosse Bucket

(Photo courtesy of Navy Athletics) Last season was unique for the Patriot League. Not only did the league decide on an alternate schedule that split the conference into two divisions, but it also went back and forth on what the postseason would look like. Eventually, the conference tournament was shortened …

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Patricia DeYoung Obituary (1949 – 2022) – Lansing, IL

Patricia “Patti” Sue DeYoung SOUTH HOLLAND, IL – In loving memory, Patricia “Patti” Sue DeYoung of South Holland, IL, formerly Dyer, IN, passed to her heavenly home on Sunday January 9, 2022 at the age of 72. Patti was born on September 5, 1949 in Gary, IN to Walter and …

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74th Army Day at the War Memorial in Pune

Southern Army Commander Lt. Gen. JS Nain laid a wreath at the war memorial in Pune on Saturday to mark the 74th Army Day. Army Day is celebrated on January 15th every year to celebrate the occasion when the first Indian General took command of the Indian Army from a …

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Patrick Omi Obituary (2022) – Tewksbury, MA

Missionary of Mary Immaculate for 75 years Tewksbury Rev. Patrick F. Healy, OMI, died at Cambridge Hospital after a short illness at the age of 100. He was born in Charlestown, MA to the late Patrick Healy, Sr. and the late Catherine (Walsh) Healy. Fr. Pat was the ninth of …

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Ray Silfies Obituary (2022) – Bath, PA

Ray C. Silfies, 86, of Fogelsville, formerly Allentown, died Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest. Born in Bath, he was a son of the late Robert Sr. and Dorothy (Gehret) Silfies. Ray served proudly and honorably in the United States Army. A member of UNITE, …

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Eastern Kentucky HS Band invited to the 2022 National Memorial Day Parade

LONDON, Kentucky (WYMT) – A high school band from eastern Kentucky has been invited to represent the Commonwealth at the 2022 National Memorial Day Parade in Washington, DC “It’s huge, it’s been several years since Kentucky had a representative, and to my knowledge we’ve never had this band at a …

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Oregon has its first doses of Paxlovid treatment for COVID-19. Here we go.

Oregon has offloaded most of its first-line supplies of Paxlovid, Pfizer’s promising new antiviral drug to treat COVID-19, to community health clinics across the state. The clinics, also known as Federally Qualified Health Centers, provide primary care to low-income, uninsured, rural, and historically disadvantaged populations. Nationwide, the drug is extremely …

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List of funeral services released January 12, 2022 – West Central Tribune

This list of funeral services is presented as a public service by the West Central Tribune. Dorothy Negen Blokzyl, 97, from Willmar, died January 7th. Worship service on January 13 at 1 p.m. in the First Christian Reformed Church, Prinsburg. Tri-County Funeral Home, Prinsburg. Vern Gort, 80, of Grand Rapids, …

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Local GOP legislators want registers for domestic violent offenders

House Rep Brad Klippert (Republican of the State House) Basically based on his decades of law enforcement work, an 8th District MP tabled a bill that would create a state registry for domestic violent offenders REP. AS A DEPUTY, KLIPPERT SEEN MANY TRAGICAL IT INCIDENTS Brad Kilppert, who co-serves with …

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Robin Thomas Allen – Albert Lea Tribune

Robin T. Allen, 50, of Albert Lea, MN, died January 3, 2022 at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Robin Thomas Allen A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at 10 a.m. at Zion Lutheran Church. Pastor Matt Lehman will officiate. The visitation will take place …

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Police publish funeral and processional agreements for Policewoman Keona Holley – CBS Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) – A wake and funeral service will be held Tuesday morning for Keona Holley, the Baltimore police officer who died last month after she was shot on duty on duty. Officer Holley’s funeral begins with a 9am wake at the Baltimore Convention Center on West Pratt Street, followed …

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Gas Heading To $ 4 A Gallon – When Could It Happen In NJ?

In recent months, New Jersey gas prices have been up to 10 cents a gallon higher than the national average, prompting an analyst who forecast the United States could pay $ 4 a gallon by Memorial Day, to speed up its forecast for the Garden State. Patrick De Haan, head …

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David Cathcart Obituary (1949-2022) – Charlotte, NC

David Joseph Cathcart March 30, 1949 – January 4, 2022 Charlotte, North Carolina – David Joseph Cathcart died on January 4, 2022. Dave was born on March 30, 1949 to Virginia T. Cathcart of Palm Harbor, Florida and the late Ellis L. Cathcart. In addition to his father, Dave preceded …

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98 year old Auschwitz survivor to speak to students

Dov Forman: “It is now more important than ever that we listen to people like my great-grandmother” Dov Forman 98-year-old Holocaust survivor Lily Ebert and her great-grandson Dov Forman will speak to students ahead of this year’s Holocaust Remembrance Day. Gillian Carr will be on Thursday, January 20th – one …

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Jeffrey Marsh | Obituary | Niagara Gazette

The “bat signal” has gone out Jeffrey P. Marsh, aka “Batman”, 46, of Bonita Springs, died at NCH-Baker on December 29, 2021. He was born on April 28, 1975 in Niagara Falls, NY, to John C. and Patricia (White) Marsh, Sr. Resident of Bonita Springs since 1995, he came from …

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Lucas Kanelo’s obituary (2001-2022) – Marvin, NC

Lucas Peter Kanelos July 26, 2001 – January 4, 2022 Marvin, North Carolina – Lucas Peter Kanelos, 20 years old, received his angel wings on Tuesday, January 4th, 2022 after a brief illness but a lifelong battle with multiple illnesses. He was born on July 26, 2001 in Charlotte, NC. …

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Review of the year 2021 part I

Retired Alderman John Tewell died with his wife Faye at the 2020 Christmas tree lights in June. JanuaryAlayah Gomez will be the county’s firstborn baby in 2021.Two new Churchill County commissioners and four school board members took their oaths of office.A New Year’s run and walk started in 2021.Churchill County …

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Barbara H. Parker – The Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald

GATES, NC – Barbara Harrell Parker, 78, of 366 Rooks Road, died January 2, 2022 at Sentara Obici Hospital, Suffolk, VA. Mrs. Parker was born in Gates County on April 20, 1943, to the late Langley Taylor Harrell, Sr. and Agnes Parker Harrell. In addition to her parents, her brothers …

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Memorial service for police officers in Indian Harbor Beach

A young Indian Harbor Beach police officer is buried Tuesday afternoon. Police officer Madison Merritt died two days after Christmas 2021 in a motorcycle wreck. What you need to know Officer Madison Merritt died on December 27, 2021 in a motorcycle wreck For those who cannot attend in person, the …

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NJ ShopRite employee is stabbed to death with the delicatessen’s “biggest knife”

CLARK – A disagreement between two employees resulted in a knife stabbed in a supermarket on Sunday afternoon as shocked customers looked on, officials said. The township police said on their Facebook page that they responded to a “argument” at ShopRite on Central Avenue on Sunday afternoon. Police did not …

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George Speer Obituary (2022) – Abbeville, SC

Chief G. Mason Speer, Jr., 79, resident at 313 Wilewood Rd. Husband of Connie Yeargin Speer passed away peacefully on Friday at Self Regional Healthcare. He was born on April 19, 1942 to the late G. Mason Speer, Sr. and Mary Shaw Gilliam Speer. Mason graduated from Abbeville High School …

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Review of the year 2021: selected key areas of business development, projects | Messages

WILMINGTON – In 2021, the Wilmington Board of Selectmen addressed major city issues related to spaces, economic development, COVID-19 relief, memorials and more. In preparation for the annual town meeting, which begins in February, an early issue for the board this year was the article on the proposed rededication of …

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Obituary for Brent Reyburn (1939-2021) – Richmond, RI

Beloved cat Bella. She was born on February 11, 1939 in Cincinnati, Ohio, to the late John B. and Emily Brent (Laffoon) Randolph. After a stint at home with young daughters, Brent ventured into the business and co-owned The Creative Touch, a craft store in Niantic, with a dear family …

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