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Horoscope, Friday, June 19, 2015

Drama Moon Tuesday’s new moon turned a fresh page in the cosmic diary. What to write? As it happens in diaries, even when there’s much to look forward to, the opportunity to use up a clean page rehashing past disappointments is all too tempting. Hopefully the Leo moon will bring enough dramatic fun to overshadow […]

Charles Henry Grasmick

Aug. 3, 1947 — May 10, 2015 Charles Henry Grasmick, of El Dorado, Calif., born Aug. 3, 1947, died May 10, 2015. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, June 27, from 1 to 4 p.m., at the El Dorado Community Hall, 6139 Pleasant Valley Road in El Dorado. The celebration will be a […]

Henry Fonseca

Nov. 3, 1923 — June 14, 2015 Henry Fonseca, 91, peacefully passed away at his home in Sacramento, Calif., on June 14, 2015. He was born Nov. 3, 1923, in Sacramento to Elsie and John Fonseca. The eldest of seven children, Henry attended local schools and graduated from Christian Brothers High School. After graduation, he […]

Robert “Bob” Nichols

Oct. 9, 1930 — June 13, 2015 Robert “Bob” Nichols, a third-generation El Dorado County native, passed away peacefully following a long illness on June 13, 2015. He was 84. Bob was born at the Larkin Place in east Diamond Springs, Calif., in 1930. The son of Elinor and Clarence “Bud” Nichols, he was the […]

Cora Lee Lord

Nov. 25, 1933 — June 14, 2015 Cora Lee Lord passed away in her home in Cameron Park, Calif., surrounded by family the morning of June 14, 2015. She was born in Kansas City, Kansas, to parents Ira and Mabel Browning. She was happily married to her husband, Bud Lord, for 58 years. Cora and […]

Edward Charles Petersen

Dec. 20, 1951 — May 13, 2015 Edward Charles Petersen, age 63, died in his home in Diamond Springs, Calif., on May 13, 2015. He was born Dec. 20, 1951, son of Carles Emil Petersen of Diamond Springs and the late Dora (Hibbard) Petersen. Edward is survived by his son, Shane Edward Petersen; his daughter, […]

Horoscope, Thursday, June 18, 2015

Intuition Moon The old world had more gatekeepers and quality-control managers. The new world can’t afford them and doesn’t need them. As a result, each individual is charged with taking control, keeping track and making decisions based on personal values and taste. The Cancer moon encourages everyone along this path, emphasizing the role of intuition. […]

Horoscope, Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Home Is Where the Moon Is When the moon is full, it’s wild. When the moon all but disappears, it’s humble, restrained and elegant. Yesterday the moon was new, and now, under the Cancer moon, the powers of discipline are with us. The hardest part is deciding where to apply yourself. Saturn in Scorpio will […]

Virginia “Ginny” Gertrude Andrews

April 11, 1925 — June 11, 2015 Virginia “Ginny” Andrews was born April 11, 1925, to Gertrude and Arthur King in Oakland, Calif. Ginny married Ernest “Bud” Andrews on Aug. 5, 1956. She worked for New York Life Insurance Company for 21 years before retiring and moving with her husband to Camino, Calif., in 1968. […]

Dr. Lester Luther

April 19, 1931 — June 6, 2015 Lester Charles Luther was born on April 19, 1931, in Joliet, Ill., and died on June 6, 2015, in Cameron Park, Calif. He was a Korean War era veteran serving in the U.S. Army. He earned his bachelor’s degree at University of Illinois Urbana-Champagne and a doctorate from Arizona […]

Claudia M. Senior (nee Artherton)

Nov. 19, 1956 — May 5, 2015 Claudia lost her battle with ALS on May 5, 2015, surrounded by family and friends. The daughter of Mary and Ralph Artherton, Claudia grew up in Scottsbluff, Neb., and joined the Air Force after high school. She was assigned to McClellan AFB, where she met and married her […]

Jeanie Marie Simmons

May 26, 1953 — June 8, 2015 Jeanie Marie Simmons passed away on June 8, 2015, in Placerville, Calif. She is survived by her husband, Robert Roy Simmons; her two sons, Tim and Mike; her daughter-in-law, Madeline; her three grandchildren, Carlie, Aiden and Allison; her brother, Cappie and wife, Karen; and her cousins, nieces, and […]

Dorothy Mae Palmer

April 17, 1934 — May 6, 2015 Dorothy was born Dorothy Mae Rider in Los Angeles, Calif., on April 17, 1934, to Harold Charles Rider and Jessie M. Nicholson. She is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, Douglas Clifford Palmer; four children, Cheri Painter, Rhonda Thorsell, Kirk Palmer and Kathleen Colgan; 12 grandchildren; […]

Horoscope, Tuesday, June 16, 2015

New Moon in Gemini Did you say the wrong thing and hurt someone’s feelings? Did you accidentally give false information because you remembered it incorrectly? Did you blab when you shouldn’t have? Mistakes happen. Nobody’s perfect. The new moon in Gemini is the gift of a clean slate. Don’t be surprised if you fix it […]

Horoscope, Monday, June 15, 2015

Saturn in Scorpio Just because you don’t know what to do (or where you are, or where to go, or who to know, or what to ask, or which way to turn) doesn’t mean you’re lost. It might mean you’re supposed to hang on tight for the moment. Saturn’s journey through Scorpio will bring to […]

Terry Lee (Tash) Roggy

Sept. 6, 1943 — May 30, 2015 The spirit of Terry Lee Roggy left her earthly body on Saturday, May 30, 2015, at the age of 71, in the town of El Dorado, Calif. She was born in Denver, Colo., on Sept 6, 1943, to parents Richard and Kathleen Tash, but her most of her […]

Catherine Lucille Bado

July 11, 1935 — May 29, 2015 Catherine Bado passed away on Friday, May 29, 2015, surrounded by her family. She was born July 11, 1935 in McKeesport, Pa., the youngest child of Paul and Katherine Perisich. She graduated Clairton High School and went on to study music at Virginia Intermont College. She met her […]

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