Obituaries

William Hamilton Fairlie

8 June 1927 - 27 June 2016

William “Bill” Fairlie was born June 8, 1927 in Hoboken New Jersey. He was raised in Cliffside Park, NJ and attended Cliffside Park High School, graduating in the Class of 1945. He went on to serve his country in the U.S. Navy during the end of WWII.

Hugh Edward Davis

16 March 1932 - 19 June 2016

Reverend Hugh Edward Davis, 84, of Springfield, Missouri, went to be with the Lord on Father’s Day, June 19, 2016. Hugh was born in Boston, Massachusetts, on March 16, 1932 to Dr. Hugh Orton Davis and Martha Edwards Davis.

Bodo C. Neumann

15 June 2016

Bodo "Bud" C. Neumann passed away on June 15, 2016 at the age of 84. Born in 1932 in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late Paul and Klara Neumann.

Cynthia Ann Woolbright Nichols

31 January 1957 - 11 June 2016

Mrs. Nichols died Saturday, June 11, 2016, in Clear Lake. She was born in Houston, Texas, Jan. 31, 1957, to Robert L. Woolbright and Jean Hatchell Woolbright. She graduated from North Shore High School in 1975 and had worked at Aramco, Intertec and as a customer service supervisor at Packwell.

Anthony Paul Zuma

14 January 1943 - 6 June 2016

Anthony "Paul" Zuma, Sr., 73, died June 6, 2016 in The Woodlands, Texas. Paul was born in Dallas, Texas and raised in Garden Villas Houston, and went on to be a lifelong resident of Montgomery County, Texas.

Gloria Marie Manson Morton

18 January 1932 - 4 June 2016

Gloria Marie Manson Morton, 84, resident of The Bluffs in Houghton, passed away Saturday, June 4, 2016 while undergoing cardiac surgery rehabilitation in West Allis, Wisconsin.

Grace Mantel Smith

17 January 1921 - 2 June 2016

Grace Mantel Smith was born in the then American colony of The Phillipines in Baguio in 1920, while her father, Louis William Mantel, a Spanish American War and World War 1 hero, was constructing the road to Baguio among the rice terraces, an engineering marvel.

Jack Wesley Talley

2 June 2016

Jack Wesley Talley, 90, a native son of Houston, passed away on June 2, 2016 at his home surrounded by loved ones. Jack was a WWII veteran joining the Navy as a fireman. After the war he joined the Houston Police Department and was a member of the department's first cadet class.

Jack Wesley Talley

2 June 2016

Jack Wesley Talley, 90, a native son of Houston, passed away on June 2, 2016 at his home surrounded by loved ones. Jack was a WWII veteran joining the Navy as a fireman. After the war he joined the Houston Police Department and was a member of the department's first cadet class.

David William Christensen

31 May 2016

David William Christensen 79 of Salisbury, died Tuesday, May 31st, 2016 at Coastal Hospice at the Lake. He was the son of the late Chris and Willma Hallowell Christensen.

Norman Boehm Jr.

12 February 1928 - 26 May 2016

Norman passed away on May 26, 2016, has been laid to rest, and now awaits the return of his Lord and resurrection by him. Originally from New Jersey, Norman was born in Dover (Morris County) in 1928 to Carl Norman and Erna Elsa Sehm Boehm and grew up in Washington (Warren County).

John Lee Fike, Jr.

1 December 1937 - 26 May 2016

John Lee Fike, Jr., age 78, Telecommunications professor and avid rail historian, died May 26, 2016, at Boulder Community Health hospital, Boulder, Colorado. He was born December 1, 1937 to John Lee Fike, Sr., and Mary LaRue Huggans Fike in Muskogee, OK.