World War II Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties, 1941-1945
Source: Ancestry.com. World War II Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Casualties, 1941-1945 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007. Original data: State Summary of War Casualties from World War II for Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Personnel [Archival Research Catalog]; Records of the Bureau of Naval Personnel, Record Group 24; National Archives at College Park, College Park, MD.
Social Security Death Index (SSDI)
All records of deaths on or before 30 Sep 2008 in which
the state of Idaho was the place of:
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Richard F. Welton III (b 12 Jan 1919), 78, died Sunday, June 29, 1997, in the hospital at Chestertown, where he had been living since retiring in 1986 as president of Smith & Welton department stores. Among many civic activities, he was a member and president of the Tidewater Retail Merchants Association; president of the board of trustees of Norfolk Academy; member of the board of visitors of VMI, and board member active in the development of the Eastern Virginia Medical School. He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth Welton; and four children, Elizabeth Welton Culpepper of Boise, Idaho, Nancy W. Kern and her husband, Dr. Donald Kern, Catherine W. Raney and her husband, Alex Raney Jr., and Richard F. Welton IV and his wife, Jean J. Hardy, all of Virginia Beach. He also is survived by seven grandchildren, Anne Stuart Culpepper and Scott Culpepper, Alex Raney III, Molly Raney and Scott Raney, Emily Welton and Ashley Welton. A funeral service will take place Wednesday, July 2, at 11 a.m. in Chestertown at St. Paul's Episcopal Church. There will be a family reception immediately after the service at 5 Byford Court. A memorial service will be held Wednesday, July 9, at 11 a.m. in Price Auditorium at Norfolk Academy. The family will receive visitors immediately afterward in the Refectory. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial donations be made to the VMI Class of '40 Scholarship Fund, Lexington, Va., and the Norfolk Academy Endowment Fund. (1 Jul 1997, The Virginian-Pilot.)
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