Frank Palmer Chapman Jr.

July 24, 1922 — June 23, 2013 Frank Palmer Chapman, Jr., our beloved father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away peacefully on June 23, 2013. Born July 24, 1922, in Santa Monica, Calif., Palmer lived to be 90. He was a decorated Air Force World War II Aviator serving in the Pacific Theater, Europe, China […]

Fred Lee Mitchell

July 11, 1953 – June 1, 2013 Fred Lee Mitchell, 59 born in Sacramento California on July 11, 1953 passed on to be with his heavenly father on June 1, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents Fred and Rosa Mitchell and his brother Bobby Mitchell. He is survived by his children Andrew, […]

Horoscope, Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Jupiter in Cancer Ask any schoolteacher how a student’s home life relates to performance, and you’ll learn that domestic disharmony has rather obvious side effects. People do better at life when all is well at home. Lucky Jupiter’s entrance into Cancer (where the abundance planet will reside for the rest of the year) bodes well […]

Horoscope, Monday, June 24, 2013

Full Moon After Party What did yesterday’s full moon reveal? Opinions of all kinds came to the surface. What people think matters does matter in the outcome of events, but it matters surprisingly little on a spiritual level, as we will find out in the days to come. Use the information to inform your choices, […]

Horoscope, Sunday, June 23, 2013

Social Status and the Full Capricorn Moon The full moon in Capricorn, the sign of social standing, shows us our rank. It may be done publicly in the form of awards and pronouncements, but more often we can just tell by the way people deal with us. Who gets the most eyeball time? Attention flows […]

Horoscope, Saturday, June 22, 2013

Sun and Moon Disagree With the time of Cancer in full swing, and with Mercury and Venus offering all kinds of neighborly support, home keeps calling us back — if we ever were able to leave it in the first place. On the eve of the full moon, the Sagittarian lunar agenda has other plans. […]

Horoscope, Friday, June 21, 2013

Scorpio Moon Night Have the languid days of summer outworn their welcome? They stretch on so endlessly that one yearns for the cover of night. Well, the longest days are over, and the few moments added to this night will seem like a treat under the Scorpio moon of mystery and intrigue. The night beholds […]

Dean Edward Angell

June 4, 1932 — June 15, 2013 Dean Edward Angell was born in Indianapolis, Ind., on June 4, 1932, and passed away June 15, 2013, at home in Diamond Springs, Calif. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard and then went on to a career with McDonnell Douglas for more than 35 years as a […]

Florence I. Wylie

1918 — 2013 Florence I. Wylie, 95, a longtime resident of Georgetown, Calif., was a mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, friend, philanthropist, horticulturist and a lover of all birds, animals and children. This gentle soul left us to be with Jesus on June 13, 2013. Born Florence I. Wall in Los Angeles, Calif., on May 15, 1918, she […]

Larry Hanks

Nov. 4, 1948 — May 31, 2013 Born Nov. 4, 1948, Larry Hanks went fishing on the big lake in the sky on May 31, 2013. He was 64. The son of Stan and Besse Hope, he was born and raised in Placerville, growing up on Bartlet Street in the center of town and graduating El […]

Rilla Rowe Mervine

Nov. 2, 1921 — June 15, 2013 Rilla Rowe Mervine, age 91, of Hamilton, N.D., passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 15, 2013, in Placerville, Calif. She was a loving mother to daughter Meredith Stirling (husband J.) and sons Michael Mervine (wife Jane), Tim Mervine and Jon Mervine. She was blessed with 15 grandchildren and […]

Barbara Jean Walton

Feb. 13, 1941 — June 13, 2013 Barbara and her grandson, Kyle, had a beautifully special relationship from the time he was born. He wrote this shortly after she passed: “Barbara Jean Walton, You were an amazing woman and fantastic grandmother. You have always been there for me and everyone else. You were so good […]

Conrad Benjamin Montgomery

Nov. 19, 1951 — June 9, 2013 Conrad Benjamin Montgomery passed away on June 9, 2013. He was born in Pittsburg, Kan. He was his older brother Monty’s 13th birthday present. He spent his youth in the Susanville, Calif., area (Herlong, Janesville and Susanville). He graduated from Lassen High School. His Bachelor’s Degree was earned […]

Message from the president: Live the good life

With its diverse foothill beauty, central location & rich history, El Dorado County continues to be a destination for Californians who are looking for the slower pace of rural living & a place to enjoy the best years of their lives – retirement! History of Proposition 90 A constitutional amendment passed in 1988 was adopted […]

Florence Evalyn Sampson

March 22, 1926 — June 12, 2013 Trusting in the promises of Jesus Christ, Florence Evalyn Sampson, of Placerville, went to Him Wednesday, June 12, 2013. She was born in El Reno, Okla., on March 22, 1926, and married her husband of 66 years in Kansas City, Kan., on Sept. 7, 1946. She leaves seven […]

Elizabeth Lynette (Lyn) Mizell

Sept. 16, 1921 — June 14, 2013 Elizabeth Lynette (Lyn) Mizell passed away June 14, 2013, in Placerville, Calif. She was born Sept. 16, 1921, in Whitney, S.C., to Maurice Louis deParlier and Elizabeth Matirko. Her early years were spent in Gulf Stream, Fla., south of Palm Beach, where her father was the golf course superintendent […]

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