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  • Sunday Jan 25 | via The Times Bulletin 

    Margaret L. Richcreek

    Margaret L. Richcreek, 85, of Van Wert, died at 11:25 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015, at Hospice Home, Ft. Wayne, Indiana.

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  • Thursday Jan 22 | via The Orlando Sentinel 

    Happy adoption hearing: Three of Rachel Fryer's chil...

    A 7-year-old girl, 5-year-old girl and 4-year-old boy chased each other through a courthouse hallway this afternoon, played with a stranger's necktie and pinched the cheeks of their brand new 19-year-old brother. They then went inside a courtroom and in a happy and sometimes tearful ceremony, were adopted by a 51-year-old single mom.

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  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via The Orlando Sentinel 

    Disney reports deaths after Small World, Toy Story r...

    Two Disney World visitors recently died after going on two of the resort's tamer rides, according to a state report released Wednesday. One, a 22-year-old woman with a pre-existing condition, lost consciousness after riding It's A Small World on Christmas Day.

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  • Wednesday Jan 21 | via Northwest Herald 

    Cummings, Raymond L.

    Raymond L. Cummings Born: July 27, 1936 Died: Jan. 16, 2015 Raymond L. Cummings, age 78, of Davenport, FL, formerly of Cary passed away January 16, 2015, in Orlando, FL. He was born July 27, 1936, the son of Gerard and Alice Cummings.

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  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via Patch.com 

    Memorial Service Set for Annapolis Man Who Died on R...

    Musician Jeffrey Alan Kaplan was reportedly struck by an SUV when he got out of his vehicle after it slid into a median. A memorial service for concert engineer Jeffrey Alan Kaplan, 43, of Annapolis will be held on Feb. 5 in Florida, with a celebration of life in Annapolis Feb. 9. On Jan. 7, Kaplan lost control of his car and hit a center median on Route 50, Patch previously reported.

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  • Tuesday Jan 20 | via The Kingstree News 

    Bertha Brown, Andrews

    Funeral services for Missionary Mother Bertha Mae Godbolt Brown, conducted by Pastor Darius and First Lady Diane Collins, were held Wednesday, January 7, 2015, at Greater St. Matthews Holiness Church of Andrews. Burial, directed by Henryhand Funeral Home, followed at Piney Grove Cemetery of Andrews.

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  • Monday Jan 19 | via The Daily Gazette 

    Gene Morgan

    He was born Sept. 15, 1929, in Rockford, the son of Sidney S. and Catherine Morgan.

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  • Saturday Jan 17 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    BACHELDER, DWIGHT

    DWIGHT BACHELDER, 83 LAKE WALES - Mr. Dwight Bachelder, 83, died on Friday, January 16, 2015, at Savannah Court of Lake Wales, of heart failure. He was born on November 1, 1931, in Orlando, Florida to Harvey and Anna Bachelder and was a proud resident of Lake Wales for seventy-five years.

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  • Thursday Jan 15 | via The Orlando Sentinel 

    William and Jo Ann Taylor: Couple married 60-plus ye...

    So when she needed a stage in the all-purpose meeting room of Pine Castle Woman's Club, he built her one: a full, winged proscenium, complete with curtains and lighting. The space would be used for the dinner theater and children's theater dreamt up by Jo Ann "Joan" Endicott Taylor, the woman who in junior high had been an actress in a school play when William "Bill" Zachary Taylor caught a glimpse of her the first time.

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  • Wednesday Jan 14 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    LISICA, WILLIAM "BILL"

    WILLIAM 'BILL' LISICA, 68 HAINES CITY - William 'Bill' Lisica, 68, of Haines City, FL, passed away on 1/11/15, at his residence of COPD. He was born on 8/9/46, in Coraopolis, PA, and moved to Orlando, FL, in 1985 from Pittsburgh, PA.

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  • Wednesday Jan 14 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Hutton, James C. "Jim"

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for JAMES C. "JIM" HUTTON. JAMES C. 'JIM' HUTTON, Jr., 82 RICHMOND, VA.

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  • Tuesday Jan 13 | via The Inter-Mountain 

    Lenore K. Ross

    Lenore Kathryn Harman Ross, 82, a resident of Elkins, departed this life Sunday evening, Jan. 11, 2015, at her home.

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  • Tuesday Jan 13 | via Florida Today 

    Michael W. Price

    Mike bravely fought Acute Myeloid Leukemia for 14 months. He received treatment at UF Orlando Health Cancer Center, Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, and finally at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas.

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  • Tuesday Jan 13 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    HUTTON, JAMES

    JAMES C. "JIM" HUTTON, Jr., 82 RICHMOND, VA. - James C. "Jim" Hutton, Jr., of Richmond, Virginia, died peacefully on January 9, 2015, after a short illness.

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  • Saturday Jan 10 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Kopp, Carla D.

    CARLA D. KOPP, 58 LAKE WALES - Carla Kopp, 58, passed Mon, 1/5/15, at Florida Hospital Orlando due to cancer. Memorial svc.

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  • Thursday Jan 8 | via KTVN Reno 

    Average US 30-year loan rate falls to 3.73 pct.

    Freddie Mac reports on average U.S. mortgage rates on Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. In 1953, Elvis Presley walked into Sun Records in Memphis and recorded the song "My Happiness."

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  • Thursday Jan 8 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Arnold, Joel Thomas

    JOEL THOMAS ARNOLD, 53 ORLANDO - Joel Thomas Arnold, son of Claude Arnold, Jr., and Lou Helen Craddock Arnold , was killed in an airboat accident on Lake Jessup, December 28, 2014, at approximately 7:15 p.m. outside of Orlando, Florida. He was born January 23, 1961, in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

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  • Sunday Jan 4 | via Wall Street Journal 

    Stuart Scott, ESPN Anchor, Dies at 49

    Stuart Scott, an ESPN anchor whose signature catchphrases and on-air energy made him one of the network's most beloved figures, died Sunday. He was 49. Mr. Scott was first diagnosed with the disease in 2007.

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  • Sunday Jan 4 | via Wall Street Journal 

    Stuart Scott, Longtime ESPN Anchor, Dies at 49

    Mr. Scott was first diagnosed with cancer in 2007 and fought multiple bouts with the disease. In July, he accepted the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance and said, "When you die, it does not mean that you lose to cancer.

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  • Sunday Jan 4 | via The Orlando Sentinel 

    ESPN anchor Stuart Scott dies at 49 after multiple c...

    ESPN broadcaster Stuart Scott, who previously worked in Orlando, died Sunday following multiple battles with cancer. This Oct. 28, 2009, file photo shows former Massachusetts Sen. Edward William Brooke speaking in the Rotunda on Capitol Hill in Washington, during a ceremony where he received the Congressional Gold Medal.

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