Las Vegas Obituaries

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  • 16 hrs ago | via KOLO-TV Reno 

    Nevada Assemblyman Joe Hogan Dies at 77

    Nevada Assemblyman Joe Hogan, who was first elected to the lower house in 2004, has died at the age of 77. The Las Vegas Democrat died in Virginia with family members around him on Friday, about seven weeks after suffering a massive stroke. Gov. Brian Sandoval issued a statement praising Hogan for his service as a Navy officer and "his passion and commitment to fighting for the rights" of everyone.

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  • Yesterday | via KTVN Reno 

    Nevada Assemblyman Joe Hogan dies at 77

    Nevada Assemblyman Joe Hogan, who was first elected to the lower house in 2004, has died at the age of 77. The Las Vegas Democrat died in Virginia with family members around him on Friday, about seven weeks after suffering a massive stroke. Gov. Brian Sandoval issued a statement praising Hogan for his service as a Navy officer and "his passion and commitment to fighting for the rights" of everyone.

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  • Friday | via KVBC-TV Las Vegas 

    Las Vegas Assemblyman Joe Hogan

    The Democratic Party has confirmed the passing of Nevada Assemblyman Joe Hogan who died Friday, about seven weeks after suffering a massive heart attack. "Assemblyman Joe Hogan was an outstanding public servant who always put the needs of his constituents first.

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  • Friday | via Las Vegas Review Journal 

    Las Vegas Assemblyman Joe Hogan dies

    Hogan, D-Las Vegas, died in Virginia "peacefully with his family around him," said J. Michael Hogan Jr. He was 77. "My Dad was my hero, a great and wise father, smart civil rights lawyer, a quintessential happy warrior, and kindhearted public servant," Hogan added. The family is working on arrangements for services and plans to have a memorial celebration in Las Vegas as well, he said.

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  • Tuesday Oct 14 | via Breeze Courier 

    Jane Skinner

    Jane Skinner, 80, of Taylorville, passed away Monday, October 13, 2014 at 10:16 a.m. at her residence in Taylorville. She was born February 20, 1934 in Houston, TX daughter of Earl and Linda Brown.

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  • Tuesday Oct 14 | via Dayton Daily News 

    WRIGHT, Geraldine

    News Death Notice WRIGHT, Geraldine age 78, of Fairborn, passed away on Sunday, October 12, 2014 at Hospice of Dayton. Geraldine was preceded in death by her parents, Ova & Lula Mae Combs and 2 brothers, Wallace and James and Sister, Lois.

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  • Monday Oct 13 | via The Washington Evening Journal 

    LaMarr M. O'Neill

    LaMarr M. O'Neill, 89, of Fairfield, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, in Parkview Care Center in Fairfield. Mrs. O'Neill requested cremation.

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  • Sunday Oct 12 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    Sandra Laverdiere

    Ware - WARE - Sandra M. Laverdiere, 68, died peacefully at home Monday Oct. 6,2014, surrounded by her loving family, after a brief illness. She leaves her husband of 36 years, Roger Laverdiere.

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  • Friday Oct 10 | via KTVN Reno 

    Veteran newspaper editor Charles Waters Jr. dies

    Charles R. "Charlie" Waters Jr., who held top newspaper editor positions in California, Nevada and other states during a more than 40-year career, has died at the age of 66. Among his many newspaper jobs, the Kingman, Arizona, native was the top editor of the Reno Gazette-Journal, the Fresno Bee and the Los Angeles Times Sunday Magazine. Until his retirement two years ago, he worked at the Las Vegas Review-Journal.

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  • Friday Oct 10 | via In El Dorado County 

    Newspaper Icon Charlie Waters, newsman, mentor, and ...

    Former Review-Journal editor Charlie Waters was previously executive editor and senior vice president of the Fresno Bee and a former executive editor of the Los Angeles Times Sunday Magazine, assistant managing editor of the Reno Gazette-Journal and night He is survived by a son, Charles "Rich" Waters of Pollock Pines and others. "I'm happy that I got to work in the golden age of journalism," Waters said about a month before his death.

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  • Friday Oct 10 | via KOLD-TV Tucson 

    Veteran newspaper editor Charles Waters Jr. dies

    HENDERSON, Nev. - Charles R. "Charlie" Waters Jr., who held top newspaper editor positions in California, Nevada and other states during a more than 40-year career, has died at the age of 66. Waters died Wednesday at his home in the Las Vegas suburb of Henderson after a battle with lung cancer.

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  • Friday Oct 10 | via Courthouse News Service 

    Three Dead After Hip-Hop Party in Vegas

    The family of a woman who was one of three people who died when a cab exploded after a car chase and shooting on the Las Vegas Strip sued the accused killer, a casino, a car rental agency and others Thursday. The Feb. 21, 2013 shooting and explosion came after an argument between two people at a private party at the Haze Nightclub in the Aria Resort & Casino.

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  • Friday Oct 10 | via FOX Carolina 

    Vegas police: Man killed foster child, self

    A man who police suspect killed an 18-month-old foster child before killing himself was identified Monday. The Clark County Coroner's Office did not immediately release the cause and manner of death for Joaquin Juarez-Paez, 37, of Las Vegas.

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  • Thursday Oct 9 | via RiverBender.com Obits 

    Phyllis J Moore

    Phyllis J. Moore age 68, of Alton, received eternal rest peacefully on October 7, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at Christian Northeast Hospital. She was born March 29, 1946 in Alton, the daughter of Gervis and Ida Perkins.

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  • Wednesday Oct 8 | via Clearwater Tribune 

    Obituaries

    Billy Howard Phillips passed away Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at the age of 70. Bill was born Feb. 7, 1944 in Orofino, to Howard and Peggy Phillips.

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  • Wednesday Oct 8 | via KTEN-TV Denison 

    '7th Heaven' actress Sarah Goldberg dies at 40

    The marriage licenses are already gender neutral. Chapel photographers have been practicing shooting two brides wearing white gowns.

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  • Tuesday Oct 7 | via KTVN Reno 

    Labradoodle survives fall off 200-foot cliff

    By The Associated Press The Supreme Court declined to hear a set of appeals on gay marriage, in one fell swoop effectively raising the number of states where the practice is legal from 19 to 30,... By The Associated Press The Supreme Court turned away appeals this week that effectively raised the number of states allowing the practice from 19 to 30. On Tuesday, a federal appeals court rejected bans... A federal appeals court declared gay marriage legal in Idaho and Nevada on Tuesday, setting the stage for couples to marry in Las Vegas, the self-proclaimed wedding capital of the world.

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  • Sunday Oct 5 | via Watertown Daily Times 

    Ruth E. Mack

    Ruth E. Mack, 85, a lifelong resident of Alexandria Bay, passed Saturday, October 4th at the Samaritan Keep Nursing Home. A memorial service will be held 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct 7th at the Hart & Bruce Funeral Home, Watertown with Pastor Jeff McIlrath of the Reformed Church of the Thousand Islands officiating.

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  • Sunday Oct 5 | via Northwest Herald 

    Kennebeck, Loretta M. Harner

    Loretta M. Harner Kennebeck Born: March 20, 1927; in Chicago, IL Died: Sept. 13, 2014; in Las Vegas, NV Loretta M. Harner Kennebeck, age 87 of Las Vegas, Nevada died on September 13, 2014, at her home.

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  • Saturday Oct 4 | via Pocono Record 

    Lorraine E. Brenner

    Lorraine E. Brenner, 78, of East Stroudsburg, died Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, in the VNA/Hospice House, East Stroudsburg. She was the widow of Martin Brenner, who died in 2008.

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