Jan. 16, 1933 — Sept. 25, 2014 Ronald James Carlon, born Jan. 16, 1933, died Sept. 25, 2014, in Placerville, Calif. Graveside services will be held tomorrow, Thursday, Oct. 2, at 1 p.m., at Westwood Hills Memorial Park, 2720 Cold Springs Road in Placerville. Arrangements by Chapel of the Pines in Placerville.
May 2, 1950 — Sept. 21, 2014 Susan Diane Harasek, of Placerville, born May 2, 1950, died Sept. 21, 2014. A celebration of life will be held Sunday, Oct. 5, at 1 p.m., at the Placerville Shakespeare Club, 2940 Bedford Avenue in Placerville.
April 12, 1942 — Sept. 25, 2014 Tamara “Tammy” Arlyne Morgan Sullivan, 72, a third generation Galt, Calif., resident, passed away quietly, surrounded by family and friends, on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, at Mercy General Hospital in Sacramento, Calif., of complications from heart failure. Tammy, the granddaughter of Lucille Cox of Galt and daughter of […]
Nov. 30, 1920 — Sept. 25, 2014 John Susoeff was born on Nov. 30, 1920, in Southern California. He is the last of a family of eight. He was a resident of Pollock Pines, a small community he loved for 36 years. John will join his loving wife, Hope, who passed away in 1999. He leaves […]
April 21, 1935 — Sept. 17, 2014 Navy Veteran Keith Kaufman of Fresno died Sept 17, 2014, in Fresno with his best friend and companion of 24 years, Rachel Turturici, by his side. He was a long time employee of Wetzel Oviatt Lumber. He leaves to mourn his passing Rachel Turturici and her family; brother, […]
July 6, 1927 — Sept. 17, 2014 Elmer “Al” Rudolph Raanes passed peacefully on Sept. 17, 2014, at his home, surrounded by his loving family at the age of 87. He will be forever in our hearts. Al was born to Christian and Ruth (Zastrow) Raanes on July 6, 1927, in San Francisco, Calif. As a […]
June 21, 1949 — Sept. 7, 2014 Suzanne K. Wall, of Placerville, born June 21, 1949, died Sept. 7, 2014. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Sept. 27, at 11 a.m., at the Christian Life Center, 5723 Pony Express Trail in Pollock Pines.
Nov. 28, 2007 — Sept. 21, 2014 Brookelyn Alyssa Quick, of El Dorado Hills, Calif., born Nov. 28, 2007, died Sept. 21, 2014. A memorial service will be held Monday, Sept. 29, at 3 p.m., at Green Valley Mortuary, Green Valley and Bass Lade roads in Rescue.
Dec. 21, 1947 — Oct. 2, 2013 Beverly Lane King was born on Dec. 21, 1947, in Placerville. It was here she grew up and went to school. She passed away quietly surrounded by her family on Oct. 2, 2013. At a young age Bev left her hometown in search of new places and adventures, […]
April 2, 1936 — Sept. 17, 2014 Don Haley died peacefully just where he wanted to be — at home. A history professor of 34 years, he retired from Southern California to Placerville in 1996 with his wife, Louise. Embracing the beauty of the foothills, he made them his cherished home. Don traveled through five […]
Oct. 7, 1947 — Aug. 30, 2014 A celebration of the Season of Henry Ellis Carr, 66, will take place at Smith Flat House, 2021 Smith Flat Road in Placerville, on Sunday, Oct. 5, from 12 to 3 p.m. He died at home watching a baseball game on Aug. 30, 2014, after a long battle with […]
June 14, 1929 — Sept. 14, 2014 June Ellen Abbott was born in Compton, Calif., and passed away peacefully at home in Pollock Pines, Calif. She was the loving wife of Avory Abbott for 38 years; mother of Kate Durkee, Robin Durkee, Sher Kirkpatrick and John Durkee; and stepmother to Lynne Sanchez, Layne Nelson, Andy […]
Sept. 19, 1920 — Sept. 8, 2014 A military burial and a celebration of life for World War ll vet and resident of Cameron Estates since 1977, Carl Drysdale, will be held on Monday, Sept. 29, from 11 to 11:30 a.m., at Sacramento Valley National Cemetery, 5810 Midway Road in Dixon on I-80. A memorial […]
July 22, 1942 — Sept. 4, 2014 Bobbi was a long time employee of Marshall Hospital, retiring in 2005. She had an ardent passion for respiratory home care, helping many patients in the community. It was her commitment to her patients and their needs that led to her involvement in the formation of the Helen […]
Oct. 3, 1941 — Sept. 15, 2014 Robert “Bob” Edward Wentland peacefully passed away at Mercy Folsom Hospital, surrounded by family and friends, on Sep 15, 2014. He was born Oct. 3, 1941, to Leonard and Gertrude (Roglinske) Wentland in Fond du Lac, Wisc. He graduated from Goodrich High School in 1960. In November 1961, […]
July 29, 1926 — Sept. 17, 2014 Robert L. Rigler was born July 29, 1926, in Oakland, Calif. Bob was in the Navy from 1943 to 1947, serving in the South Pacific and Asia. He married Dolores Long in 1948 and moved to Placerville, Calif., where they raised their family. Bob leaves behind his wife, […]
Feb. 25, 1932 — Sept. 3, 2014 Gloria A. Williams was the daughter of Louis and Anna Van Noten, both European immigrants. She was born in New Jersey and as a child was raised in New York City. She moved to Sacramento, Calif., following her parents in 1951. There she met and married Bill Mott […]
March 25, 1924 — Sept. 10, 2014 Dorothy Belle (Key) Rhoades of Placerville, Calif., passed away peacefully on Sept. 10, 2014. She was born on March 25, 1924, in Pocatello, Idaho, to Oscar C. Key and Katherine Key. She married Leo F. Rhoades on Feb. 25, 1944, in Dallas, Texas. Dorothy was preceded in death […]
Dec. 21, 1942 – Sept. 14, 2014 It is with great sadness that family and friends mourn the sudden passing of Robert “Bob” Sherwood of Placerville, Calif. He is survived by his wife, Jan; brother, Thomas M. (Janet) Sherwood; children, Barbara (Jake) Yelvington, Robert Sherwood II, Brandon Thornton (Tammy Mascadri), Sarah (Matthew) Carstensen and Danica […]
Dec 1, 1941 — Sept. 16, 2014 James R. “Jim” Owens, of Shingle Springs, born Dec. 1, 1941, died Sept. 16, 2014. A memorial will be held Tuesday, Sept. 23, at 3 p.m., at 4274 Mother Lode Drive in Shingle Springs, Calif.
Sept. 20, 1951 — Sept. 7, 2014 Carlice Williams, of Placerville, born Sept. 20, 1951, died Sept. 7, 2014. Donations in her honor may be sent to Best Friends, 5001 Angel Canyon Road, Kanab, UT 84741, Attn: Sheila Rush.
Dec. 28, 1948 — Apr. 20, 2014 Jeanine Rae Henderson-Hodges, a resident of Garden Valley, Calif., born Dec. 28, 1948, died April 20, 2014. A celebration of life will be held this Saturday, Sept. 20, from 1 to 5 p.m., at Cold Springs Golf and Country Club, 6500 Clubhouse Drive in Placerville, Calif.
July 13, 1942 — Sept. 8, 2014 William “Bill” V. Miller passed away on Monday, Sept. 8, 2014. He was preceded in death by his mother, Jane Harvey. He is survived by his wife, Kathie; sons, Kelly, Matthew, Jim and John; daughter, Natalie; seven grandchildren; and his brother, George Miller of Las Vegas, Nev. Bill […]
Aug. 11, 1933 — Sept. 2, 2014 Barbara Jean Eades was born in Minneapolis, Minn. She grew up in San Francisco, Calif., spent 30 years as a cosmetologist in the Sacramento area, then moved to Carson City, Nev., in 1975. She lived there until Dad passed away in 2007. Mom passed away peacefully at home […]
Dec. 8, 1917 — Sept. 13, 2014 Ethel Fern Forsyth, 94 years of age, passed away on Sept. 13, 2014, at Marshall Hospital. She was born in Gibbstown, N.J., on Dec. 17, 1917. Her family moved to Pontiac, Mich., where her mother died when Ethel was 10 years old. During World War II she served […]
Dec. 9, 1935 — Aug. 28, 2014 Mary Sue Roberts passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Aug. 28, 2014, at the age of 78. She is now with her husband, the late Kenneth Lee Roberts. She is survived by her son, Rich (Linda); daughter, Ferol (Tom); grandson, Rick (Mae); granddaughter, Tiffany (Paul); and […]
Sept. 12, 1940 — Aug. 19, 2014 On August 19, 2014 we lost our beloved sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Margaret Ann Johnson. She was known to her family as Granny and her friends as Annie. She was born Sept. 12, 1940, in Fort Smith, Ark. She spent the past 25 years in El Dorado […]
April 25, 1943 — Sept. 6, 2014 Bill J. Young was born April 25, 1943, in Oakland, Calif., to the late Willis and Maxine Young. He passed away on Sept. 6, 2014, in Placerville, Calif., surrounded by his loving family. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Judi; children, David A. (Gina) Young, […]
April 13, 1956 — Sept. 2, 2014 It is with great sadness that family and friends mourn the passing of Richard “Rik” DeGunther Jr. of Rescue, Calif. He is survived by his wife, Katie; son, Erik; and daughter, Ally. Rik was an incredibly gifted mechanical and electrical engineer with a master’s degree in physics from […]
Sept. 13, 1942 – Sept. 7, 2014 Josef “Seppi” Lurz, a resident of Placerville, Calif., born Sept. 13, 1942, died Sept. 7, 2014. A memorial service will be held Sunday, Sept. 21, at 11 a.m., at Chapel of the Pines Funeral Home, 2855 Cold Springs Road in Placerville.
July 22, 1958 — August 29, 2014 Our beloved Margaret Rose (Margie) will be remembered for her generous spirit and kind heart. She showed everyone compassion and warmth and would go out of her way to help anyone regardless of who they were. We will all miss her funny stories, lovely sense of humor and beautiful […]
Dec. 30, 1923 – Sept. 9, 2014 William Stanley Green passed away Sept. 9, 2014, after a short illness. He was born Dec. 30, 1923, in Isleton, Calif., son of Elna Jensen Green and Samuel Green. At age 18 William was drafted by the Cincinnati Red’s farm team. In 1942 he joined the Army, where […]
Sept. 24, 1944 — Sept. 4, 2014 Sharon Stewart passed away at her home in Placerville, Calif., on Sept. 4, 2014, with her family by her side. At her request there will be no burial services. She is survived by her husband, four children and five grandchildren. She was born on Sept. 24, 1944, and […]
Jan. 14, 1931 – Sept. 4, 2014 Raymond Walter Halvorson passed into the arms of the Lord, with his wife and family by his side at his home in Placerville California.Raymond was born in Fosston Minnesota to Raymond and Ingella Halvorson. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Sara and three daughters, Sarina (Randy) Mead, Angela (Tom) […]
April 7, 1977 — Aug. 15, 2014 Joshua M. Deguara passed away in a Minnesota hospital with his father by his side. He was born in San Mateo County to parents Reno and Jane. His family moved to El Dorado County in March 1978. His mom, Jane, passed away from cancer when he was 11. […]
July 29, 1929 — Sept. 5, 2014 Robert W. “Bob” Gillett passed away peacefully at home in Placerville, Calif., on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, at the age of 85. He was born in Placerville and lived his entire life here. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Fern Gillett; his brother, Jim […]
Feb. 26, 1939 — Sept. 2, 2014 On Sept. 2, 2014, we unexpectedly lost our beloved Michael “Mike” Foley, 75, of Pollock Pines, Calif. He is survived by his loving wife, Simone Foley of Pollock Pines; and his three children, Shawna Foley of Jackson, Calif., Eva Foley of Escalon, Calif., and Chuck Foley of Kelseyville, […]
June 23, 1946 — Aug. 15, 2014 Marilyn K. Brown, of Pollock Pines, Calif., born June 23, 1946, died Aug. 15, 2014. A celebration of life service will be held on Friday, Sept. 12, at Green Valley Community Church in Placerville, Calif.
July 7, 1937 — Aug. 21, 2014 Richard D.Skaggs, known affectionately by his family and friends as “Tricky Dick,” age 77, died Aug. 21, 2014, with his family by his side. No memorial service will be held at his request. He was born July 7, 1937, in Bethesda, Ohio. He eventually moved and raised his […]
Feb. 19, 1951 — Sept. 1, 2014 Life’s journey ended on Sept. 1, 2014 for Irene Marie Sanchez (Showalter) of Placerville, Calif. Born Feb. 19, 1951, and raised in Long Beach, Calif., she attended Woodrow Wilson High School. She moved with her family to the Placerville area of El Dorado County in 1990. In March of that […]
May 3, 1925 – Aug. 29, 2014 Virginia passed away peacefully Friday morning with loving family by her side. Born to James and Mary Casey, she was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Townsend; and son, Roger. She is survived by grandchildren, Sarah Townsend-Moulay, James Townsend and Diane Simshauser; great-grandchildren, Mallory, Mason and Marik […]
March 1. 1926 — Aug. 29, 2014 Larry Peterson passed away peacefully at home in Cameron Park, Calif., on Aug. 29, 2014. He is survived by his brother, Michael Peterson; his daughter, Jeanne Guerrero; his four cats; and his partner, Ann Phillips. He was an airplane mechanic for the 20th Army/Air Force group. He loved […]
July 3, 1973 — Aug. 18, 2014. Aaron Smith passed away at home in Placerville, Calif., on Aug. 18, 2014. He was preceded in death by his brother, Jeremy Michael Smith. He is survived by his parents, Dan and Susan Marie Smith; his grampa, Romaine Dudley; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. Aaron was born […]
July 26, 1920 – Aug. 26, 2014 Kathleen “Kay” Ann Wilkes passed away in Placerville, Calif., on Au. 26, 2014, after bravely fighting a serious illness. She was the third of six daughters born to John and Mary Donnelly of Detroit, Mich. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 68 years, John […]
April 26, 1934 — Aug. 22, 2014 Donald Doyle was born April 26, 1934, in San Francisco, Calif., at the Children’s Hospital. He had his family by his side when he passed away on Aug. 22, 2014. He is survived by his two sons, Ray and Jeff; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was a […]