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Lillian Goudey
B: 1924-01-26
D: 2017-04-25
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Goudey, Lillian
Elsie Outhouse
B: 1926-08-25
D: 2017-04-23
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Outhouse, Elsie
Muriel Deveau
B: 1919-05-13
D: 2017-04-18
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Deveau, Muriel
Ernest "Ernie" White
B: 1943-01-05
D: 2017-04-11
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White, Ernest "Ernie"
Hilda White
B: 1932-04-29
D: 2017-04-10
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White, Hilda
Natalie Langille
B: 1926-09-08
D: 2017-04-06
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Langille, Natalie
Anthony Challoner
B: 1945-10-04
D: 2017-04-05
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Challoner, Anthony
Warren Gavel
B: 1956-02-24
D: 2017-04-03
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Gavel, Warren
Paula Burgess
B: 1956-11-20
D: 2017-03-30
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Burgess, Paula
Laura Butler
B: 1920-06-17
D: 2017-03-23
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Butler, Laura
Catherine "Cassie" McDevitt
B: 1932-03-01
D: 2017-03-22
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McDevitt, Catherine "Cassie"
Gladys MacIsaac
B: 1942-04-17
D: 2017-03-21
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MacIsaac, Gladys
Lillian Piggott
B: 1928-02-15
D: 2017-03-19
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Piggott, Lillian
Ervin Ward
B: 1933-05-18
D: 2017-03-18
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Ward, Ervin
Grace Hanley
B: 1929-03-16
D: 2017-03-16
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Hanley, Grace
Armand St-Pierre
B: 1937-07-06
D: 2017-03-13
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St-Pierre, Armand
Raymond Fitzgerald
D: 2017-03-13
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Fitzgerald, Raymond
Clara Harris
B: 1919-07-08
D: 2017-03-11
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Harris, Clara
Linda Gray
B: 1959-01-18
D: 2017-03-08
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Gray, Linda
Malcolm Trefry
B: 1931-02-08
D: 2017-03-06
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Trefry, Malcolm
Pauline Comeau
B: 1928-01-25
D: 2017-03-04
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Comeau, Pauline

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If after six months you want to take the deceased's name off the account, the bank will want to have a Certified Copy of the Death Certificate. A Certified Copy will also be necessary for any accounts that are left "In Trust For" someone. (I.T.F.). Your bank can advise you regarding IRA's or CD's (Certificates of Deposit). Both will need a Certified Copy of the Death Certificate before they are released.

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