Matthew Murphy

Matthew Murphy, 33, passed away in his home in Nevada on May 10, 2022.  His death was unexpected and far too soon. He had a gentle soul, a kind heart and a one of a kind laugh that will be remember

Kathy King

Kathy King was born Kathryn Lu Moore on Jan. 26, 1941, in Jefferson to Howard and Inez (Hasty) Moore. She was the eldest of three children, all daughters.

Michael Finn

Michael S. Finn passed away May 25, 2022, at the age of 75 years old. A resident of Dallas, TX, he was born Oct. 21, 1946 in Jefferson to Richard (Mick) and Helen Finn.

Leland Smith

Leland Smith was born in Manchester, Iowa, New Year’s Day 1928 to Evelyn Bergren Smith and Arlie Truman Smith. He entered WWII in 1945, serving in the Navy on the USS Kidd and USS Columbia.

Shirletta Orchard

Shirletta Orchard, daughter of Bill and Irene (Swartz) Boulware, was born Feb. 9, 1938, in Scranton. She passed away on May 25 at the Greene County Medical Center in Jefferson.


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