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Alaska Obituaries and News
Obituary: Whitfield, Raymond P. July 20, 2014

After retirement Ray and Margaret spent much time traveling, including cruises through the Caribbean, to Alaska and through the Panama Canal. Additional travels took them to Europe, Mexico, Australia, Japan and Turkey during their marriage. Ray was a ... (The Spokesman-Review)

Brian Raymond Mangerson July 19, 2014

His family had two sons, Brian Robert and David Benjamin. The family was transferred to Alaska where Brian immediately fell in love with the land and never moved again. While living in Alaska, he became an entrepreneur repairing boat motors, snowmobiles ... (Frontiersman)

Linda Jean Picht Myers July 19, 2014

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — Linda Jean Picht Myers, 54, passed away in Anchorage on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Born May 19, 1960, in Davenport, to James and Joan Picht, she attended Davenport schools and later graduated from Davenport West High School in 1978. (Quad-Cities Times)

Walter Armstrong July 19, 2014

Art served in the U.S. Army in Alaska during the Korean Conflict. His working years were spent at Corn Belt Electric as a lineman. He was a longtime member at Eastview Christian Church in Bloomington, where he ushered and was an active member of the Spirit ... (Pantagraph)

Don Wright, 84, leader of tribal land claims effort in Alaska July 18, 2014

FAIRBANKS, Alaska — Don Wright, an Alaska Native leader who was a force behind a landmark tribal lands compensation law, has died at age 84. Mr. Wright died July 5, according to a release by the family that was distributed by Doyon Ltd., the Fairbanks ... (The Boston Globe)


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Funeral Home Reviews
Wallington, New Jersey
Kamienski Funeral Home has quite the reputation. First, the father hires an habitual cuss John Condrick, who underhandledly has stolen excessive finances during Pauls wrongful imprisonment for 20 years, has driven away devout clientel and key staff members such as Henry Scarpa whom were pleasureable to deal with avoiding Johns arrogance and insults to families. His longtime companion works the office and numbers and has been known to have funneled finances out of the business, along with occupying the firms property in Passaic, which housed a former location and the vehicles. John, do yourself and the profession a favor, but mostly the funeral home, resign your license and become a customer yourself. You are not wanted by the communities you have deceived for years since licensed in 1959. Give Fred Surdyka the advantage to make Kamienski Funeral Home a respected institution you have ruinated. Your absence wont be missed.
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Laytonsville, Maryland
We have used them for years always caring and understanding and have never felt rushed or put our in any manor...
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Spanish Fork, Utah
Legacy Funeral Home in Spanish Fork, Utah that is run by Lance Nelson was the most memorable experience when it came to obtaining his service. I called many funeral homes around here on Memorial Day and all gave me ‘We will get back with you tomorrow.’ However, when I called Legacy Funerals, Lance came to the home within hours to help with arrangements. The prices were very exceptional and ideal as other funeral homes were way above and beyond our budget. In addition, Lance was available 24/7 and kept us inform daily along with great communication with everyone involved. Our family was so impressed with the way they took over things in a professional manner and helped us with our sorrow, along with willing to accommodate our traditions. Legacy Funeral is about helping the family with quality, NOT to make a profit!! Most definitely recommend Legacy Funeral Home to everyone! Thank you again Lance for everything, greatly appreciated!!!!
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Lithonia, Georgia
Brown & Young staff is very unprofessional ,lady answer the phone is very rude and nasty.Owners,are old and need to retire. I would not recommend this funeral home to anyone at anytime
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New Britain, Connecticut
Very disappointing service! Paul Shaker turned out to be a very arrogant and unprofessional funeral director, and he over charged us the amount originally agreed upon. During the funeral service, only four ushers from their funeral home came and could barely hold up the casket, leaving many of our family members gasping and hoping our (petite sized) loved one would not be dropped! If you are researching a professional funeral home, I would look elsewhere!
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