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Joseph Charles Adamski, 57, died in Los Angeles. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Culver City Chapter 526.

Kenneth J. Ajello, 59, died March 12 in Herkimer, New York, from Agent Orange-related Hodgkin’s disease. He served in the U.S. Army in the Vietnam War from 1969-70 with the Fifth Infantry Division. He was a member and founding President of Vietnam Veterans of America-Herkimer Chapter 827.

Timothy Arbachasky, 61, died August 28, 2007, in Pataskala, Ohio. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Cumberland Chapter 172.

Richard W. Baker, 62, died in Beaver, Pennsylvania. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a permanently hospitalized veteran member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Beaver Falls Chapter 862.

Paul H. Barker, 78, died September 23, 2006, in Toledo, Ohio. He joined the Merchant Marines at age 16. At 18, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in Europe during World War II. During his 20-plus-year career, he served two tours of duty in the Korean War and one in the Vietnam War. He retired in 1966 as a Sergeant. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Toledo Chapter 35.

Raymond Barrett, 62, died March 9 in West Milford, New Jersey, from a heart attack. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was awarded the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Walkill Valley Chapter 1002.

George T. Bass, 61, died February 21 in New Johnsonville, Tennessee. He served in the U.S. Army with a tour of duty in Vietnam from February 1969-70. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Dickson Chapter 950.

Donald J. Beaudry, 66, died in Cape Coral, Florida. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Cape Coral Chapter 594.

Tomas Benavidez, Jr., 61, died March 1 in Defiance, Ohio, from cardiac arrest. He served in the U.S. Army with a tour of duty in Vietnam from September 1968 to October 1969. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Defiance Chapter 954.

Russell George Benson, 59, died March 24 in Lindenhurst, New York, from cardiac arrest, acute myocardial infarction, coronary artery disease, anoxil encephalopathy, and diabetes mellitus type II. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Hicksville Chapter 82.

Charles D. Billings, 62, died February 10 in Marquette, Michigan, from septic shock. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps in Vietnam as a forward observer and radioman from 1964-65. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Negaunee Chapter 380.

Rellius John Boudreaux, 65, died April 8 in New Iberia, Louisiana. He served in the U.S. Army and also in the National Guard and retired at the rank of Major. He served two tours of duty in Vietnam and was awarded the Silver Star, the Purple Heart, the Bronze Star with a 5-oak leaf cluster, and many other military awards. He was a member and founding President of Vietnam Veterans of America-New Iberia Chapter 1001.

Robert David Bowerman, 59, died February 15 in Munising, Michigan, from cancer. He served in the U.S. Army from June 1970-73 with a tour of duty in Vietnam from September 1971-72. He served as a medic on the USS Corpus Christi Bay. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Munising Chapter 237.

Mary T. Brooks, 77, died in Brookings, Oregon. She was a life member of Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America-Brookings Chapter 757.

Howard J. Broussard died March 13 in Port Arthur, Texas. He served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam with the 11th Armored Cavalry Division. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Beaumont Chapter 292.

Wayne A. Chapman, 61, died in Morris, Illinois. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Cape Coral Chapter 594.

John T. Chulsky, 60, died February 22 in Long Branch, New Jersey, from cancer. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1966-70 during the Vietnam War. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Allenhurst Chapter 12.

Dale E. Coughenour, 62, died in Uniontown, Pennsylvania. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and an at-large life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Pennsylvania.

Gary Martin Cooper, 56, died June 23, 2007, in Fort Smith, Arkansas, from myocardial infarction, coronary artery disease, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. He served in the U.S. Army from December 1969 to February 1972 with a tour of duty in Vietnam from August 1970-71. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Fort Smith Chapter 467.

Stanley Danak, 61, died in Melvin Dale, Michigan. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Dearborn Chapter 267.

Glenn William Dawson, 63, died August 1, 2007, in Wilmington, Delaware. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Phoenixville Chapter 436.

Paul Lory Decker, 60, died February 22 in Davenport, Iowa. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War and was awarded the Purple Heart for injuries sustained in the war. He was a sea-going Marine on the USS Topeka. He was a permanently hospitalized member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Davenport Chapter 776.

Daniel J. Donahoe, 67, died March 6 in Centerville, Ohio, from lung cancer and pulmonary fibrosis. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Dayton Chapter 97.

John M. Duda, 62, died in Cape Coral, Florida. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Cape Coral Chapter 594.

Jimmie A. Durham, 65, died February 22 in Burns, Tennessee, from cancer. He served in the U.S. Air Force with a tour in Vietnam from 1966-67. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Dickson Chapter 950.

Mike Farmer, 59, died in Cape Coral, Florida. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Cape Coral Chapter 594.

David J. Fesmire, 55, died November 20, 2007, in Lucerne, California. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Kelseyville Chapter 951.

Paul David Freedman, 64, died March 6 in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan, from heart failure due to combining prescription drugs. He served in the U.S. Navy for four years during the Vietnam War. He was a life member and Chapter Vice President of Vietnam Veterans of America-Sault Sainte Marie Chapter 180.

Jerry Fuchs, 60, died April 8 in Fairport, New York, from a massive heart attack. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Rochester Chapter 20.

Mark P. Gault, 57, died February 17 at his home in Keene, New Hampshire, from a heart attack. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War from January 1968 to February 1969 and was stationed at Tan Son Nhut Air Base in Saigon. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Brattleboro Chapter 843.

William John Gaynor, 60, died in Burlington, New Jersey. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Bordentown Chapter 899.

Robert Joseph Gieseler, Jr., 57, died March 24, 2003, in Youngsville, Louisiana, from a drug overdose. He served in the U.S. Army for four years, with two tours of duty in Vietnam as an infantryman, paratrooper, and air traffic controller with the 82nd Airborne Division. He suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder, which was exacerbated by the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. He was an at-large member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Louisiana.

Terrence E. Golden, 60, died January 21 in Dunmore, Pennsylvania. He served in the U.S. Navy with service in Vietnam. He was an at-large member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Pennsylvania.

Floyd F. Gregory, 66, died in New Windsor, Maryland. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Cumberland Chapter 172.

Robert W. Hecker, Sr., 56, died November 1, 2006, in Holbrook, New York. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Farmingville Chapter 11.

David R. Helwig, 60, died in Wilmington, Delaware. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Wilmington Chapter 83.

Thomas R. Hooks III, 59, died January 13 in Birmingham, Alabama, from three strokes, pneumonia, and bacterial infection. He served in the U.S. Army with two tours of duty in Vietnam from 1969-71 with the 101st Airborne Division. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Birmingham Chapter 416.

Calvin J. Irwin, Jr., 73, died February 7 in Columbia, South Carolina. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and retired at the rank of Sergeant First Class. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Columbia Chapter 303.

Lawrence Jackson, 58, died in La Belle, Pennsylvania. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Huntingdon Chapter 679.

James F. Kelly, Jr., 64, died in Warren Center, Pennsylvania. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Owego Chapter 480.

Edward T. Kettell, Jr., 61, died in Philadelphia. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and an at-large member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Pennsylvania.

Robert K. Lewis, 59, died July 2, 2007, in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, from heart failure. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Cumberland Chapter 172.

Robert Lowry, 61, died in Brick, New Jersey. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Brick Chapter 200.

A. Constance Malinowski, 74, died January 13 in North Cape May, New Jersey, from cancer. She was a life member of Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America-Erma Chapter 602.

Delbert Lawson Markley, Sr., 74, died February 12 at his home in Cumberland, Maryland. He served in the U.S. Air Force and retired after 25 years at the rank of Master Sergeant. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Cumberland Chapter 172.

Timothy Gerard McCoy, 61, died January 27 in Stony Creek, New York. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1966-70 with a tour of duty in Vietnam and attained the rank of Sergeant. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Queensbury Chapter 79.

J. Larry McKissick, 59, died March 14 in Tupelo, Mississippi. He served in the U.S. Navy as a flight engineer on the USS Roosevelt and USS Tuscany during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Tupelo Chapter 842.

Richard D. Milliman, 58, died March 5 in Budd Lake, New Jersey. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps with the Third Marine Air Wing in Vietnam. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Stanhope Chapter 327.

Carl Edward Moback, Jr., 60, died July 5, 2007, in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, from respiratory failure, COPD, acute renal failure, and diabetes mellitus type II. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a life member and Founder of Vietnam Veterans of America-Tulsa Chapter 524.

Joseph C. Montalbano, 67, died in Norristown, Pennsylvania. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Norristown Chapter 349.

Ronald James Moore, 58, died December 15, 2007, in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Fort Smith Chapter 467.

William D. Nelson, 65, died December 18, 2007, in Ossining, New York, of pancreatic cancer. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1960-64 aboard the USS Princeton during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Pleasantville Chapter 49.

Walter B. Olesh, 58, died August 6, 2007, in Philadelphia of acute cardio respiratory failure. He served in the U.S. Army in the infantry during the Vietnam War from September 1969-70. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Liberty Bell (Philadelphia) Chapter 266.

Leonard C. Parisi, 65, died July 2, 2007, in Brooklyn of cancer. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1966-69 with a tour of duty in Vietnam. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Brooklyn Chapter 72.

David E. Parsons, 84, died in Sparks, Nevada. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam era. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Carson City Chapter 388.
Eldred C. Parvin, 63, died February 23 in Pineville, Louisiana. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Lake Charles Chapter 215.

Robert Streeter Pearson, 62, died March 9 in Little Silver, New Jersey, of a heart attack resulting from coronary artery disease. He served in the U.S. Army in Chu Lai as a Combat Medic with the 11th ACR in the Americal Division from 1968-69. He was an at-large member of Vietnam Veterans of America-New Jersey.

John William Pell, 76, died March 5 at his home in Phil Campbell, Alabama, from cardiac arrest. He served in the U.S. Air Force during both the Korean War and the Vietnam War and retired at the end of 22 years of service. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Masontown (West Virginia) Chapter 977.

Ronald E. Peluso, 72, died November 21, 2007, in Centralia, Illinois. He served in the U.S. Air Force, Army, and Coast Guard. He was a member of Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America-Centralia Chapter 176.

Richard L. Pfander, 61, died February 1 in Fort Dodge, Iowa, from Agent Orange-related esophageal cancer. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Fort Dodge Chapter 861.

Duane R. Pflanzer, 70, died October 16, 2007, in Toledo, Ohio. He served in both the U.S. Army and the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was a life member and a Past Chapter Secretary of Vietnam Veterans of America-Toledo Chapter 35.

Roy Phar, 63, died in September 2007 in Lavalette, West Virginia. He was a member of Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America-Ceredo Chapter 949.

William D. Pond, 58, died December 31, 2007, in Angeles City, Philippines. He served in the U.S. Air Force in the Vietnam War and retired at the rank of Master Sergeant. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Angeles City Chapter 887.

Anthony J. Ptak, 62, died January 21 in Middle Island, New York. He served in the U.S. Navy as a corpsman during the Vietnam War. He was awarded the Bronze Star and three Purple Hearts. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Farmingville Chapter 11.

John J. Quinn, 68, died January 30 in Emporia, Virginia, of heart failure. He served in the U.S. Air Force with a tour during the Vietnam War and retired at the rank of Master Sergeant after 26 years of service. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Emporia Chapter 627.

George Walter Ray, 58, died January 13, in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, of cancer. He served in the U.S. Army with the 101st Airborne Division in Vietnam in 1968. He was a member and chaplain of Vietnam Veterans of America-Little River Chapter 925.

Hugh George Reid, 78, died August 3, 2007, in Hull, Massachusetts, from a stroke and brain tumors. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, Korea, and the Vietnam War. His Vietnam tour was from December 1966-67. He was an at-large member of Vietnam Veterans of America-New Jersey.

Jonas Reighn, 60, died in Reading, Pennsylvania. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Somers Point (New Jersey) Chapter 228.

Samuel Terie Roden, 66, died February 4 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, of cancer. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps, Army Reserves, and the U.S. Naval Reserves as a Seabee. He retired from the Naval Reserves at the rank of Chief Petty Officer. He was also a member of the Civil Air Patrol. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Chattanooga Chapter 203.

Ken Rodkey, Jr., died in Northumberland, Pennsylvania. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and an at-large member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Pennsylvania.

Ronald George Roscoe, Sr., 71, died February 4 from cancer. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War and retired after 20 years of service. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Richmond Chapter 777.

Charlies F. Rose, 61, died in Tucson, Arizona. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Tucson Chapter 106.

Willard Gray Rusk, 62, died December 11, 2007, in Littleton, Colorado. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and an at-large life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Colorado.

Johnnie Kamminga Sablan, 64, died in Modesto, California. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member
of Vietnam Veterans of America-Modesto Chapter 880.

George W. Sadowsky, 72, died in Friedens, Pennsylvania. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Johnstown Chapter 364.
Antonio Sanchez, Jr., died in Kingman, Arizona. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Kingman Chapter 975.

Albert L. Sayers, 62, died in Lemoni, Iowa. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Minneapolis Chapter 363.

Richard Berthold Schmidt, Jr., 60, died October 11, 2007, in Girard, Illinois, after a boating accident. He served in the U.S. Army from 1965-68 in Germany and for 28 years with the Illinois Army National Guard. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Springfield Chapter 534.

Ronald Lee Schoonover, 62, died July 26, 2005, in Warner Robins, Georgia, of cardiopulmonary arrest and metastatic cancer of the lungs. He served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam in the Saigon Intelligence Command as a code decoder. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Elmira Chapter 803.

Richard Schramke, 59, died in West Lafayette, Indiana. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Mount Morris Chapter 175.

Richard N. Schultz, Sr., 73, died May 26, 2006, in Belen, New Mexico, of Agent Orange-related non-Hodgkins lymphoma. He served in the U.S. Navy and retired after 21 years of service. He was an at-large life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-New Mexico.

Thomas Maxwell Schweikert, 60, died February 4 in Allegan, Michigan, of colon cancer with bone and liver metastases. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War with the 7/13th Artillery in 1967 and attained the rank of Sergeant. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Holland Chapter 73.

Robert John Seifried, Sr., 61, died September 20, 2007, in Monroe Township, New Jersey, from cardiac arrest. He served in the U.S. Army from November 1965-68 with a tour of duty in Vietnam in 1967. He was a payroll master for a hospital unit in Vietnam. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Bayonne Chapter 151.

John Forest Sisson, Jr., 64, died December 17, 2002, in Soddy-Daisy, Tennessee, of cardiorespiratory arrest due to pneumonia, congestive heart failure, acute and chronic renal failure and diabetes mellitus type II. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Vietnam War as a Corporal. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Chattanooga Chapter 203.

John Skelton, Jr., 60, died March 10 in Princess Anne, Maryland, from cancer. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Eden Chapter 624.

James Walter Slaughter, Jr., 68, died April 10, 2005, in Jacksonville, North Carolina, of a seizure, hypertension, diabetes mellitus type II, and stroke. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps with a tour of duty in Vietnam from 1965-66 and retired at the rank of Staff Sergeant after 22 years of service. He was an at-large member of Vietnam Veterans of America-North Carolina.

Ronald Smith, 73, died in Manila, Philippines. He was a member of Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America-Angeles City Chapter 887.

George Richard Socash, 63, died December 27, 2007, in Saint Marys, Pennsylvania, from COPD and respiratory failure. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Saint Marys Chapter 948.

Kent Charles Speck, 57, died September 21, 2007, in San Diego from multiple organ failure associated with post-traumatic stress disorder. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps and was wounded in Vietnam. He was a life member and Past President of Vietnam Veterans of America-San Diego Chapter 472.

Terry Allen Stewart, 59, died December 7, 2007, in Clyde, North Carolina, of sepsis, multiple organ failure, diabetes mellitus type II, and end-stage liver disease. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War with a tour of duty from April 1970-71 and attained the rank of Specialist Four.
He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Clyde Chapter 980.

Walter W. Stuenkel, 70, died in Topeka, Kansas, from COPD, pulmonary hypertension, and congestive heart failure. He served in the U.S. Army. He was a member of Associates of Vietnam Veterans of America-Topeka Chapter 604.

Gerald L. Stull, 56, died March 27, 2005, in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania. He served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam in 1971 with the 101st Airborne Division in Phu Bai. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Huntingdon Chapter 679.

David William Summerfield, 76, died in an airplane crash February 22 in Rawlings, Maryland. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1951-72 and was awarded many distinguished military awards. He was a pilot and a pilot instructor. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Cumberland Chapter 172.

Robert Taylor, Sr., 85, died in New Carlisle, Ohio. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Dayton Chapter 97.

Donald R. Thompson, 63, died June 11, 2007, in Bennington, Vermont. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a permanently hospitalized veteran member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Bennington Chapter 601.

Edward Thompson died in Hartford, Wisconsin. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Newburg Chapter 448.

Russell D. Trago, 60, died March 4 in North Fort Myers, Florida. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Wilmington (Delaware) Chapter 83.

Harry Neal Trotter, 59, died February 24 in Cumberland Furnace, Tennessee, of heart failure. He served in the U.S. Army with a tour of duty in Vietnam from May 1969 to April 1970. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Dickson Chapter 950.

William J. Trunkes, 76, died January 27 in Seaford, Virginia. He served in the U.S. Army with service in Korea, Vietnam, Italy, Germany, and many U.S. posts. He retired after 27 years of service at the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Gloucester Chapter 813.

George W. Tucci, Jr., 65, died January 21 in Stoneham, Massachusetts, from an inability to fight infections from wounds received in Vietnam. He served in the U.S. Army as a tank commander when his tank hit a land mine in 1966 and the load exploded, propelling Tucci out of his tank into a rice paddy. He was not expected to live. He lost both legs, among other medical complications. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Stoneham Chapter 873.

Alfred P. Valenzuela, 62, died December 23, 2007, in Schulenburg, Texas, from heart failure. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War in duty stations of Germany, Korea, and stateside as an aircraft engine repairman. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Schulenburg Chapter 870.

Wayne N. Viele, 68, died in Lynn, Massachusetts. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Essex Junction (Vermont) Chapter 829.

Gloria Ann Walker, 61, died April 25, 2006, in Cleveland, Ohio, due to complications from lupus. She served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and retired after 26 years of service at the rank of Master Sergeant. She was a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Bay Village Chapter 249.

Vincent L. Way, 59, died January 3, 2007, in Havre de Grace, Maryland, of bacterial sepsis due to chronic lymphocytic leukemia. He served in the U.S. Army with two tours of duty in Vietnam with Army Intelligence, 1968-70, and attained the rank of Sergeant. He was awarded the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Port Deposit Chapter 722.

Michael D. Weiss, 60, died November 19, 2007, in Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, of cardiac arrest. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Braham Chapter 684.

John Harvey Williams, 73, died February 4 from cardiac arrest, Alzheimer’s disease, and Parkinson’s disease. He served in the U.S. Army with a tour of duty in Vietnam from 1969-70 and retired after 20 years of service. He was a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Little River Chapter 925.

Roger V. Wilson, 59, died in Van Buren, Arkansas. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Fort Smith Chapter 467.

Michael P. Zoppi, 54, died in Linden, New Jersey. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of Vietnam Veterans of America-Elizabeth Chapter 779.

 

 

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