David Clarence Wilkerson

Aug. 7, 1946 — Feb. 7, 2015 David Wilkerson, age 68, a lifetime resident of Placerville, Calif., passed away at home surrounded by his family on Feb. 7, 2015. He is survived by his six children, Kathy Ogino, Bonnie Henderson, Tom Wilkerson, Tim Conlon, David Conlon and Danny Conlon; his nine grandchildren; ex-wife, Jeanne Quintero; […]

Leonard “Lenny” Francis Wallace

Oct. 6, 1936 — Feb. 16, 2015 During the morning hours on Feb. 16, 2015, Leonard passed peacefully of natural causes. He was 77 years old. Leonard was born on Oct. 6, 1936, in New York, N.Y. As a young boy, he and his family traveled west and settled in San Francisco, Calif., where he attended […]

Gloria Linson

Oct. 29, 1935 — Jan. 29, 2015 We are saddened to announce the death of Ms. Gloria Linson of Lincoln, Calif. Gloria lived and worked in Placerville for more than 20 years before moving to Oregon as she promoted with the Federal Forest Service. She retired from the Forest Service after 30 years of dedicated service. […]

Janet “Sue” Dunning Spencer

Nov. 6, 1945 — Feb. 19, 2015 Former Gem County, Idaho, Chief Deputy Clerk, Sue Spencer, passed away on Feb. 19, 2015, at her daughter’s home in Sacramento County, Calif., where she had relocated in July 2014. Sue is survived by her children, Rick Spencer (Kathy) and Lana Alton (Lonny); her grandchildren, Steven (Ashley), Craig, […]

Samuel Eli McAtee

Sept. 30, 2010 — Feb. 20, 2015 Samuel Eli McAtee was born on Sept. 30, 2010, with the original name of “34abmc Mercy San Juan.” He was a safely-surrendered baby that was lovingly placed in the arms of Patrick and Keri McAtee when he was 17 days old. From that day forward Samuel became their […]

Frances Edith Mary Bishop Doty

Oct. 25, 1913 — Jan. 2, 2015 Frances Edith Mary Bishop Doty, age 101, died peacefully in her Cameron Park, Calif., home of 30 years on Jan. 2, 2015. Her husband, Abe, and eldest son, Richard, preceded her in death. She is survived by a daughter, Tara Lynn Storke Gormley of Arroyo Grande, Calif.; and […]

Clifford Guy Munger funeral notice

Sept. 18, 1925 — Feb. 17, 2015 Clifford Guy Munger, of Cameron Park, Calif., born Sept. 18, 1925, died Feb. 17, 2015. A funeral will be held Friday, Feb. 27, at 11 a.m., at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 3111 Tierra De Dios Drive in El Dorado Hills, Calif.

Robert “Bob,” “Boomer” Springer

March 16, 1924 — Feb. 21, 2015 Robert “Bob,” “Boomer” Springer, age 90, was born in Placerville, Calif., on March 16, 1924, and passed away at home in Placerville on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, surrounded by his family. After returning from serving in the Army during World War II, Bob worked for Morton’s Construction Co., […]

Ellen Morey

Jan. 1, 1924 — Feb. 21, 2015 Descendent of an El Dorado County pioneer family, Ellen L. Morey passed away peacefully on Feb. 21, 2015. She was 91 years old. Ellen Lorraine Morey was born on Jan. 1, 1924, in Placerville, Calif. She was the fourth of five children born to Elwood W. Morey and […]

Marion Elizabeth Beach

Oct. 14, 1941 — Feb. 7, 2015 Our beloved Marion passed unexpectedly on Feb. 7, 2015, due to complications following cardiac surgery. She was born on Oct. 14, 1941, in Allen, Okla., to Moraine and George B. Morgan. She was laid to rest at Green Valley Cemetery in Rescue, Calif., on Feb. 13. Marion is […]

Mercy Victoria Avila

June 12, 1928 — Feb. 18, 2015 Mercy Avila-age 86, of Fairplay, Calif., passed away Feb. 18, 2015, in Sacramento, Calif., after a long and courageous battle with Alzheimers. She was born in New Idria, Calif., on June 12, 1928. She grew up in the Jackson and Stockton areas. She was a resident of Fairplay, moving […]

Jo Ann Striegel

May 30, 1926 — Feb. 16, 2015 Jo Ann Striegel passed away at her home in Pollock Pines, Calif., on Feb. 16, 2015, after a short illness. She was the beloved wife of 32 years to Bill Striegel; loving mother of Lonnie (Fernando) Harrington, Kevin (Carol) Harrington, Hallie (Mike) McNaney and the late Mark Harrington; […]

Dolores Elaine Dodson

May 28, 1934 — Feb. 15, 2015 Dolores Elaine Dodson passed away at Marshall Hospital on Feb. 15, 2015, after a short illness. She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Max. She was the beloved mother of Nancy (Eric) Boyett and Phillip Dodson; and devoted grandmother of Justin Boyett. She was preceded […]

James “Mattmo” Matthew Longwill

Oct. 20, 1957 — Feb. 13, 2015 James “Mattmo” Matthew Longwill is survived by his daughter, Bridgette Longwill; granddaughter, Bella; son, Jimmy Longwill; mother, Shirley Augustine; sisters, Darnell Hicks and Dianna Longwill; and brothers, Brian, John Jr. and Kenneth Longwill. He was preceded in death by his father, John Robert Longwill Sr. Mattmo was raised […]

James Cutler Milliman III

Aug. 1, 1925 — Jan. 27, 2015 Jim Milliman passed away peacefully at 89 in Placerville, Calif., with his family at his side. He impacted the lives of all those he touched with his loving spirit and humorous approach to life. Jim was born in Council Bluffs, Iowa, to beloved parents James C. Milliman II […]

Harold E. Smith

Feb. 15, 1936 — Feb. 12, 2015 Harold E. Smith, a longtime resident of Placerville, Calif., served in the U.S. Army and Air Force. He passed away peacefully in Coquille, Ore., surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Lucy; sister, Wanda; brother, Ray; his children, Henry, Harold, Howard, Hazel […]

Florence Ida (Saunders) Granger

Jan. 19, 1916 — Feb. 7, 2015 Born in St. Louis, Mo., on Jan. 19, 1916, Florence Ida Saunders moved with her family to Monroe, Mich., as a very young child. She was one of 12 children born to William Sanders and Ethel Small Sanders. A gifted artist from an early age, she moved to […]

Maria Carol Raish

Dec. 6, 1969 — Jan. 27, 2015 Maria Carol Raish passed peacefully at home on the evening of Jan. 27, 2015, with her husband and her loving cat, Cleo, by her side. Maria was preceded in death by her mother Laura Belle Jones; and her loving “sons,” Taz and Zeus. She is survived by her […]

Helen Louise Balderston

Oct.15, 1924 — Jan. 25, 2015 Helen Louise Mussat Balderston, 90, a longtime resident of Grizzly Flat and Somerset, Calif., passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Jan. 25, 2015. She was born to Arthur and Bertha Wilmoth on Oct. 15, 1924, in Springfield, Mo. She moved to California at a young age and lived […]

Nancy Dee Iversen (Hamner)

Jan. 20, 1934 — Feb. 3, 2015 Nancy Dee Iversen (Hamner), 81, of Porterville, California passed away among family on Feb. 3, 2015. She was a selfless and caring sister, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was raised in Grizzly Flats, Calif., and graduated from El Dorado High School in Placerville, Calif. She worked hard throughout her […]

Barbara Hughes funeral notice

Feb. 20, 1926 — Nov. 24, 2014 Barbara Hughes, born Feb. 20, 1926, died Nov. 24, 2014. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Feb. 21, at 2 p.m., at the El Dorado Community Church, 4701 Church Street in El Dorado, Calif.

Steven Louis Tealdi

Aug. 12, 1947 — Jan. 28, 2015 Steven Louis Tealdi, 67, unexpectedly passed away Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, in Placerville, Calif. He was born Aug. 12, 1947, in San Francisco, Calif., and was a resident of El Dorado County for about 35 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, Virginia and Louis Tealdi […]

George B. Christman

Oct. 27, 1933 — Feb. 4, 2015 George B. Christman was born in Kansas City, Mo., to Paul John and Elnora Christman and passed away in Roseville, Calif., after a short illness. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 55 years, Leota Christman of Citrus Heights. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. […]

Jana Corinne Stoffel

Oct. 21, 1960 — Jan. 17, 2015 It is with sadness that we announce that Jana Corinne Stoffel passed unexpectedly from this life on Jan. 17, 2015, at her home. She was 54 years old. Jana grew up in Anaheim, Calif., and graduated from Katella High School in 1978. She moved to Shingle Springs, Calif. […]

Paul John Buchner

Nov. 4, 1924 — Feb. 4, 2015 Paul John Buchner was born Nov. 4, 1924, in San Francisco, Calif., to Albert and Paula Buchner. He spent the past four months in memory care at Emeritus in Folsom and passed away peacefully Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015, at Mercy Folsom Hospital. He was preceded in death by […]

Nora Lavon (Rosing) Tremblay

Sept. 29, 1929 — Dec. 31, 2014 Nora was born in Iola, Kansas, the daughter of Oscar and Mildred (Albertson) Crone. She moved to Soquel, Calif., as a young girl. She lived in El Dorado County for eight years. Nora’s daughter, Mary (Rosing) Townsend, preceded her in death. She is survived by her son, Gary […]

Russell Edward Burke

May 6, 1928 — Jan. 28, 2015 On Jan. 28, 2015, in Sacramento, Calif., Russell Edward Burke, age 86, passed away. He was born May 6, 1928, in Boston, Mass. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Allyn C. Titus; four daughters, Julia, Kathleen, Nancy and Maureen; nine grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. Russell’s […]

Arnold I. Rowell

Aug. 19, 1925 — Jan. 31, 2015 A resident of Shingle Springs, Calif., and Gold Country Health Center, Arnold was born in Oakland, Calif., graduated from CK McClatchy High school in Sacramento, Calif., and attended Sacramento Junior College, where he learned the printing trade. He served in the South Pacific as a Merchant Marine during […]

Mary Christine Thomas

June 27, 1925 — Jan. 28, 2015 Mary Christine Thomas, of Placerville, Calif., entered into the arms of our heavenly Father on Jan. 28, 2015, in her home after suffering a long illness, with her loving husband and family by her side. She was born in Hayward, Calif., on June 27, 1925. She was preceded […]

Pauline G. Caress Medeiros

June 14, 1924 — Jan. 22, 2015 Pauline Genevieve “Toots” Caress Medeiros was born on June 14, 1924, in Brea, Calif., to parents Frank Fetting and Anna Gephardt Fetting. She moved to Sanger, Calif., when she was 14 and helped her parents operate an orange orchard ranch. She graduated from Sanger High School in 1942 […]

Suzanne J. Barmann

Nov. 4, 1937 — Jan. 31, 2015 Suzanne J. Barmann, of Placerville, Calif., previously of High Falls, N.Y., passed away at the age of 77. She was preceded in death by her significant other, Charles Graczyk. She is survived by her brother, Bruce Hoveling; her children, Lori, Scott and Paul; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. […]

Marshall Wayne Markwick Jr.

Nov. 5, 1957 — Jan. 28, 2015 Mark passed away peacefully at San Jose Regional Medical Center on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. He was born to Marshall Wayne Markwick and Mary Myrtle Markwick (nee Herndon) on Nov. 5, 1957, in Redding, Calif. After the deaths of his parents he lived with Mary Myrtle’s oldest daughter, […]

Vicki Ann Sinclair

July 9, 1938 — Jan. 27, 2015 Vicki A. Sinclair was born July 9, 1938, in Waterloo, Iowa. She was a loving mother, sister and grandmother. She passed away peacefully on Jan. 27, 2015, with her family by her side. Vicki is survived by her son, Michael; daughter, Leslie and her husband, Steve; her sister, […]

Betty Jane Drum

June 24, 1924 — Jan. 10, 2015 Most people knew Betty Jane as B.J. She was born in Vestil, N.Y., in 1924. In February of 1945 she joined the Army Air Corps, where she severed proudly for two years. While in the Corps she learned to drive, change oil and do safety checks on military […]

Cam Alan Stanhope

Sept. 19, 1974 — Jan. 23, 2015 Cam Alan Stanhope, resident of Shingle Springs, Calif., died unexpectedly on Jan. 23, 2015, at the age of 40. He is survived by his mother, Judy Stanhope; his brother and family, Erin Tammy Cassidy and Sierra Stanhope; and his wife and stepchildren, Sarah White, Quest and Ashten Osucha. […]

William Charles “Chuck” Terry funeral notice

Dec. 12, 1924 — Jan. 19, 2015 William Charles “Chuck” Terry, born Dec. 12, 1924, died Jan. 19, 2015. A memorial will be held Saturday, Feb. 7, at 2 p.m., at Placerville Moose Lodge, 4310 Eight Mile Road in Camino. A potluck will follow. Call 530-644-6596 for more information.

Jerald Warren Bennett

May 11, 1935 — Jan. 25, 2015 Jerald “Jerry” Warren Bennett, 79, of Placerville, Calif., died on Jan. 25, 2015, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Born May 11, 1935, in Pocatello, Idaho, he was the son of Mary and Glenn Bennett and the brother of Alvin Bennett and Trena Bennett (Vance), all of whom preceded […]

Janet Louise (Percy) Ostlund

Dec. 17, 1938 — Jan. 20, 2015 Janet Louise (Percy) Ostlund, 76, died peacefully in Somerset, Calif., on Jan. 20, 2015. She was born Dec. 17, 1938, in Wayne, Mich. She lived in Camarillo, Calif., for 44 years and had a second home in Somerset, where she spent countless happy times with family and friends. […]

Donald Benjamin Deal

March 3, 1942 — Jan. 22, 2015 Donald Benjamin Deal was born March 3, 1942, in Inverness, Fla., and passed away Jan. 22, 2015, in Placerville, Calif. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Susan “Sue” Deal. Donald served in the U.S. Navy from 1961 through 1965 aboard the USS Hancock as an […]

Ora “Orie” Rayton Knight

March 28, 1928 — Jan. 18, 2015 Ora “Orie” Rayton Knight was born March 28, 1928, in Los Angeles, Calif., and passed peacefully at home on Jan. 18, 2015. Orie, as he was known all his life, was proud to be a second-generation Californian. Although he was born in L.A., he grew up and lived […]

Major Charles Adam Gorman

Jan. 9, 1934 — Jan. 20, 2015 Major Charles Adam Gorman was born in San Antonio, Texas, on Jan. 9, 1934. He passed away on Jan. 20, 2015, in Sacramento, Calif. In 1952, he graduated high school from Texas Military Institute (TMI) in San Antonio. He later earned his bachelor’s degree from Texas A&M. Charlie […]

Janet Ruth Marcum Faw Atkins

Aug. 10, 1932 — Sept. 15, 2014 Janet peacefully passed away Sept. 15, 2014, joining her mother, Cora Troescher Marcum; father, Veron Marcum; first husband, James F. Faw; second husband, Eugene L. Atkins; and brother, Howard Marcum. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, Janet grew into a beautiful young lady who stole the heart of James Faw. […]

Lola May Schroth

Jan. 1, 1927 — Jan. 4, 2015 Lola was born in Placerville, Calif., and lived her whole life in the same house there. She was preceded in death by her father, George William; mother, Myrle; brothers, William (World War II) and James; and sister, Wilma. She is survived by her brother, Robert (Lois); sister, Marjorie; […]

Jeffrey Trevor Jilbert

July 10, 1968 — Jan. 18, 2015 It is with great sadness that the family of Trevor Jilbert announces his passing. Trevor was born July 10, 1968, and passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 18, 2015. Although we miss him terribly, we know that our lives have been better for having him in them. He leaves […]

William Charles “Chuck” Terry death notice

Dec. 12, 1924 — Jan. 19, 2015 William Charles “Chuck” Terry, a 38-year resident of Pollock Pines, Calif., born Dec. 12, 1924, died Jan. 19, 2015. Services will be announced at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Chapel of the Pines in Placerville, Calif.