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G. K. Chesterton wrote, "Courage is almost a contradiction in terms. It means a strong desire to live taking the form of readiness to die." The men and women who served in the armed forces, whether during a time of war, or one of peace, are living examples of that contradiction. Each should be honored and remembered, so that our gratitude never fades.

Our Veterans' Memorial Wall includes the names of those individuals who served the nation, and are now entrusted to our care. If the veteran you are looking for is not here, please enter the name of the deceased or the next of kin in the search box below and click search. You may also view current and past listings to find the name of your veteran. Names are listed alphabetically.

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Catherine Greenwood

July 04, 1926 - - December 14, 2014

Catherine C. Greenwood, 88, of Hemet, CA, passed away on Sunday, December 14, 2014. Born on July 4, 1926 in Ohio; she was a true Fourth of July Baby. She loved everything to do with red, white, and blue and American pride. Catherine was even known to shed a tear or two when the "Star Spangled Banner" was being sung at the beginning of any sporting event. Catherine was a wond ...

Alec Boatman

August 27, 1923 - - December 13, 2014

Pearl Harbor Attack Survivor Dies at 91 December 13, 2014—Alec Carson Boatman, Pearl Harbor attack survivor, U.S. Navy veteran, retired American Airlines executive, father, grandfather and great grandfather died today in Mission Viejo, CA. Boatman served on the U.S.S. Tennessee in Pearl Harbor. His ship took three bomb hits during the attack, but he was uninjured. During W ...

Cervando Castro

October 23, 1929 - - December 10, 2014

Cervando "Pancho" Castro, 85, passed away on December 10, 2014, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Born on October 23, 1929 in Bryant, Texas; Cervando was the youngest of the late Francisco and Francisca Castro's eleven children. Cervando moved to the San Jacinto Valley and made it home in 1965. He was devout in his faith and had been a parishioner of St. Anthony Cat ...

Carol Alcorn

November 10, 1963 - - December 07, 2014

Born November 10, 1963 passed away at age 51 December 7, 2014 at Hemet Valley Medical Center Hemet, CA. She resided in San Jacinto, CA. “Andy” retired from the Navy serving 20 years as a machinist in Operation Desert Storm/Shield Iraq, Bahrain, Hawaii, and Australia with last service in San Diego. She was a lifetime member of the VFW. Daughter of Rob and Carol Gililland of ...

Mary Taylor

December 04, 2014

Mary K. Taylor, 81, of San Jacinto, CA went home to be with the Lord on December 4, 2014. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of McWane Family Funeral Home in Hemet, CA.

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