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Obituaries Oct. 15 October 14, 2014

She traveled frequently in her elder years visiting Alaska, Hawaii, Key West, Yellowstone and New England with various tour groups. She definitely believed in living life to the very fullest. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Thurs., Oct. 9 ... (SOUTH STRAND NEWS)

John Green's first book to be reissued in 2015 October 14, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) — John Green's "Looking for Alaska," published nearly a decade ago, will be reissued in a special anniversary edition. Penguin Young Readers announced Tuesday that an "enhanced" volume of Green's coming-of-age story set at an Alabama ... (Alvarado Star)

IVA B. ARNOLD [Romney, W.Va.] October 13, 2014

one brother, Quinter Vought, Ravenswood, W.Va.; one sister, Ruth Martin, Columbia; one grandson, Joshua Robert Arnold, Romney and one granddaughter, Niki Cox, Alaska., three step grandchildren, Jamie Ganoe, Hedgesville, W.Va., Christopher Ganoe ... (Cumberland Times News Homepage)

Edward Paul Hardt October 13, 2014

In 1942, the US military wanted the expertise of these flight control planners to be deployed in Alaska to monitor air traffic from the war countries, primarily Russia. After his 4 year deployment he returned to Mpls and went back to NWA. Eddie was a ... (Minneapolis Star Tribune)

Jack William Jenkins October 13, 2014

Jack was married for 32 years to Roberta Sutton Jenkins, who died in 1984. Jack is survived by three sons: Jeff, age 60, of Tigard; Charles, age 59, of Soldotna, Alaska; and Rob of Tacoma, age 52; a granddaughter, Robyn, and a great-granddaughter ... (Hermiston Herald)

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Funeral Home Reviews
Lake Placid, New York
Excellent Service!

Felicity, Ohio
They were very caring and attentive to our needs and requests. They are the only funeral home our family uses and their prices are very reasonable.

Medina, New York
On behalf of 8 daughters and a mother, we want to thank Coopers and Jake Hebdon for the wonderful, very professional services provided. Jake came to the house and picked up my father. From the minute he walked in the door he made my 80 year old very comfortable. We told her he was "Jake from State Farm", she knew that commercial well. Then I found out that I actually worked with his mother and had known all about his career change and adventures in his new career. From that point on he dealt very well addressing questions and answers to my mother instead of all the girls. He answered her questions in a way she understood. She was able to make her own decision with as much time as she needed. She chose cremation but, did not want the ashes at the service. He took our special pictures to the floral shop so flowers could be arranged around them. He also contacted the Veterans associations and set up the arrangements for the military service. He even took some calls throughout the couple days with last minute questions we each had. I am disabled and can not walk or stand for only a few minutes at a time. Cooper's have an elevator which makes it very convenient for anyone with ambulation difficulties. I was able to use a cane instead of a walker or wheelchair because of the elevator convenience. The room was large and our party fit in there nicely. We felt all together. Some funeral homes have 2 small rooms and the people in the back feel separated and blocked off. In those visual ability is poor as well as hearing what people are saying. We were told by a person in attendance that this was the best funeral they have attended. I agree, my 2 brother in laws were allowed to perform the service. The floral shop owner is a long time friend of my parents. Like I said, we appreciate everything they did to make this day easier for us and they succeeded. I would recommend Cooper's Funeral Home to anyone.

Abilene, Kansas
We sure would of liked to have given Steve Doocy and family our sympathy as we watch him on Fox News everyday. We now live in Arkansas, moving from White City Kansas 4 years ago.

Gilmer, Texas
i have a friend tha wants to be cremated with her dog and i`d like a little spoon of her ashes and the dogs ashes mixed in a necklas holder do you sale anything like that or know where i could find something like that,, please reply thnx.