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Deadline Adak: Dashing Dashiell Hammett's Adak newspaper for the troops January 18, 2015

A New York Times obituary called Hammett the dean of the hard-boiled school ... But rather than sending him to Europe, where he had hoped to go, the military posted him to Alaska after a year of desk work at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey. (Anchorage Daily News)

Obituary: Ken Walburn January 17, 2015

Ken has resided in Kingman since 1995. Prior to living in Kingman, Ken called Fairbanks, Alaska, home for 25 years. Ken was a retired tech sergeant in the United States Air Force, having served 20 years. He was also a retired Teamster truck driver. (

Obituary: Edith Delorice Graber January 17, 2015

daughter Karen Covey and son-in-law Roger Covey of Ninilchik, Alaska; son Ray DeMoss and daughter-in-law Susie, also of Ninilchik; daughter Kelli Uhde of Enumclaw; stepdaughters Penny, Debbie and Candy of Everett, Wash.; her beloved brother, Verne Lynes ... (

Obituary: Henderson, Lyle D. January 18, 2015

He spent two years in Alaska serving in the United States Army. He married Donna Harris on April 21, 1956 in Dishman, WA. They raised their five children in the Spokane Valley. Lyle worked at Fiberform Boats until his retirement, then remained active with ... (The Spokesman-Review)

Obituary: Karas, Harry, Jr. January 18, 2015

He then went to work for Scientific Products, repairing hospital equipment throughout the Northwest and Alaska, retiring as a Senior Field Serviceman. His greatest loves were working with his hands, woodworking and tying flies, camping with the family ... (The Spokesman-Review)

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Nashville, Indiana
I have been looking for the arrangements for Bob Shipley and can not find them. Have they not been posted as of yet

Newton, North Carolina
My parents resting place in the cemetery at Jenkins funeral home has been disturbed by Jenkins building on to the funeral home.He disrepected their graves. Mr Jenkins did not care how the family felt about it. Did not contact the family.

Waterford, Michigan
"Torres Family" Our deepest sympathies to the entire family. May God Bless and give you Peace and Consolation. Eulogio (Papa Joe) Manriquez

Beech Creek, Pennsylvania
you need to update your records. This funeral home has been closed for over 20 years, it is now a private home.

Flatwoods, Kentucky
Done great with my husband