Feb. 12, 1946 — Feb. 20, 2011 Luciano R. Gatto, resident of Garden Valley, Calif., born Feb. 12, 1946, died Feb. 20, 2011. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, March 5, at 12 p.m., at the VFW Hall in Georgetown, Calif.
July 18, 1954 — Feb. 18, 2011 Timothy “Tim” Gilligan, resident of Shingle Springs, Calif., born July 18, 1954, died Feb. 18, 2011. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Feb. 26, at 1 p.m., at the Calvary Chapel in Placerville, Calif.
Oct. 7, 1951 – Feb. 18, 2011 Keith Zimmerman, resident of Shingle Springs, Calif., born Oct 7, 1951, passed away Feb. 18, 2011. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Jan. 12, 1925 — Feb. 16, 2011 Harriett Jauch Harriett Jauch passed away Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2011, in Jackson at the age of 86 years. She was born Jan. 12, 1925, to Carl and Gladys (Brown) Heuer in California. Harriett married Frank “Bud” Jauch on Nov. 18, 1945, in Carson City, Nev. In 1959 the couple […]
April 24, 1936 — Jan. 26, 2011 Walter Tyler 1 Walt’s previous memorial service had to be postponed due to the snow levels in Grizzly Flats. The memorial service has been rescheduled for Saturday, March 12, at 2 p.m., at the Chapel of the Pines Funeral Home, 2855 Cold Springs Road in Placerville, with a […]
Jan. 15, 1923 — Feb. 1, 2011 Barbara Underwood Barbara Ruth Underwood was born Jan. 15, 1923 in Sacramento, Calif., and passed away Feb. 1, 2011. She married Leonard “Lennie” Underwood in 1939 and moved to Mosquito, Calif., and later to Placerville, Calif., in 1959. She was a member of many clubs: the Emblem Club, […]
July 19, 1957 — Feb. 17, 2011 Mark passed away unexpectedly at the age of 53. He was the beloved son of Robert and Ruby Vierra of Camino. He is survived by his wife Linda and daughter Kristina of Squaw Valley; and daughter Victoria and grandsons Brian and Tyler of Chico. Son Luke preceded his […]
Sept. 27, 1950 — Feb. 16, 2011 Bruce Johnson, of Placerville, was born Sept. 27, 1950, and passed away Feb. 16, 2011. No services are planned.
Oct. 24, 1920 — Feb. 18, 2011 Renette L. Lussier, 90, of Placerville, Calif., was born October 24, 1920, in New Bedford, Mass., and passed away Feb. 18, 2011. Services will be held at a later date in Southern California.
July 14, 1927 — Feb. 15, 2011 Imogene Turner Surrounded by her family, Imogene Viola Turner passed peacefully into eternity Feb. 15, 2011. Born Imogene Harvey in Grand Rapids, Minn., she came to California with her father and mother, Ernest and Viola Harvey, and her two older brothers, Russell and Dale. The young family settled […]
July 18, 1923 — Feb. 17, 2011 Willa Loomis Willa Jean (Bailey) Loomis loved living in El Dorado County. A country girl from the plains of Texas, she was born in the small town of Hale Center near Lubbock on July 18, 1923, to Guy and Eva (Evelyn) Bailey. The third child of four, she […]
May 22, 1926 – Feb. 15, 2011 Rita Virginia Glesin was born in Ontario, Canada, on May 22, 1926. She passed away in Sacramento, Calif., on Feb. 15, 2011. Rita was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Glesin, and son, Michael N.J. Glesin. Survivors include her son, Irving Glesin; daughter, Farlea Ann Glesin; grandson, […]
July 18, 1923 – Feb. 17, 2011 Willa Jean Loomis died peacefully at home. She was born in Hale Center, Texas, on July 18, 1923. Willa was married to Adrian Loomis, who predeceased in 1989. She is survived by her children, Scott Loomis, Craig Loomis, Nancy Matz and their respective spouses. She is also survived by seven grandchildren and six […]
Oct. 12, 1978 — Feb. 12, 2011 Greg Davis Greg Davis was born on Oct. 12, 1978, in Fresno, Calif., and passed away in Placerville on Friday, Feb. 12, 2011. Only 32, Greg was known for his kindness, affection, support, love and honesty, even through his own suffering. During his life he was able to […]
Sept. 17, 1935 — Feb. 12, 2011 Raymond A. Anderson, resident of Diamond Springs, Calif., born Sept. 17, 1935, died Feb. 12, 2011. Services will be determined at a later date.
Oct. 31, 1925 — Feb. 15, 2011 Barbara Grace (Mayers) Rowell, of Shingle Springs, was born Oct. 31, 1925, in San Francisco and was raised in Sacramento. She was a graduate of CK McClatchy High School in Sacramento and attended Sacramento City College. Barbara had a variety of careers during her life. She worked as […]
June 4, 1962 — Feb. 2, 2011 Ron Eck Ron passed from this life into the arms of his savior Jesus Christ on Feb. 2, 2011. He was a kindhearted man and a friend to many in this community. He walked life’s journey with trials and challenges of his own but never lost his heart […]
Jan. 10, 1925 — Feb. 12, 2011 Born and raised in Iowa, Vernon passed away due to Alzheimers at age 86, at his home in Placerville, Calif. He was the father of Marcia (Dwight) Crum and Richard Radeke; grandfather of three; and great-grandfather of three. He is also survived by his brothers, Melvin and Wayne. […]
Feb. 13, 1958 — Feb. 12, 2011 Danny Lee Dawson, aged 52, born Feb. 13, 1958 to Army and Corky Dawson in Santa Monica, Calif., passed away on Feb. 12, 2011. His life was cut short after a brief stint with Pneumonia. He was loved by all and he will always be in our thoughts […]
Jan. 23, 1944 — Feb. 10, 2011 Susan Marie Kelleher died peacefully at home after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 67. She was born Jan. 23, 1944, in Watsonville, Calif. A resident of El Dorado county since 1980, she was a teacher at the California Montessori Project for 30 years. Sue […]
Feb. 28, 1912 — Feb. 8, 2011 Walter peacefully passed away at the home of his nephew and his nephew’s spouse in Bellingham, Wash. He moved to Bellingham on Feb. 1. During his final days Walter remained focused on the core values that guided him throughout his long and productive life: family, friends, generosity and […]
Sept. 17, 1923 — Feb. 11, 201 Leopold Martin Leopold (Leo) Martin of Placerville, Calif., passed away Feb. 11, 2011, at 87 years of age. He was born Sept. 17, 1923, in Woodlake, Calif. Leo worked harvesting grapes and other field work with the Red Banks Fruit Company during his school years until 1942. He […]
Sept. 4, 1920 — Feb. 2, 2011 Virginia Kerns Virginia Nevada Kerns passed away peacefully on Feb. 2, 2011, at the age of 90 in Placerville, Calif. Virginia lived in Cameron Park for the past 35 years. She was the beloved wife of the late William H. “Bill” Kerns for 62 years, daughter of the […]
Aug. 14, 1934 – Feb. 8, 2011 Jay was born in Carl Junction, Mo., on Aug. 14, 1934. He passed away in his Placerville home on Tuesday, Feb 8, 2011. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Klova; twin sister, Lenora Kay Javaut of Bagdad, Ariz.; younger sister, Elva La Vaughn Wentz, of Diamond […]
Dec. 6, 1986 — Feb. 8, 2011 Our angel was called home sooner than expected, but she will always be in our thoughts, hearts and prayers. A celebration of life was held Saturday, Feb. 12, at 1 p.m., at Faith Episcopal Church, 2200 Country Club Drive in Cameron Park, Calif. Remembrances may be directed to the […]
Nov. 9, 1946 — Feb. 8, 2011 Pappas, Nicholas, aged 64, born Nov. 9, 1946, to John and Amelia Pappas of San Francisco, Calif., passed away after a brief stint with cancer on Feb. 8, 2011, at his home in El Dorado Hills with his wife of 30 years Vicki at his side. Recently retired […]
April 27, 1930 — Feb. 7, 2011 Grace was born in Detroit, MI., on April 27, 1930, and passed away peacefully on Feb. 7, 2011. She moved with her family to Folsom, Calif., in 1983 and to Placerville, Calif., in 1977 where she retired. She is survived by her husband, Douglas B. Becker of Placerville, […]
March 10, 1940 — Jan. 26, 2011 Cheryle York Cheryle Jannet Brown was born in Ojai, Calif., to Lyall and Virginia Brown. When she became a young woman she married John Guy York and devoted almost 50 years to his care, raising two daughters and being a great caretaker to her family. For almost 20 […]
Oct. 7, 1926 — Feb. 7, 2011 Jim Martines, owner of Professional Automotive passed away on Feb. 7, 2011. He was 84 and had been in business for more than 34 years. He leaves behind his wife of 40 years, Betty and his five children and their families: son, Jim; daughter, Rebecca and granddaughter, Jennifer […]
Sept. 6, 1931 — Feb. 6, 2011 Earl Jones Earl Warren (Nick) Jones was born Sept. 6, 1931, in Wisconsin and departed this life Feb. 6, 2011. Nick lived much of his life in Chicago, although 4 years of USN duty took him to Norfolk, Va. He married Norma Jean Kiesow in August 1951. Upon […]
Sept. 1, 1948 — Jan. 30, 2011 James Brabazon Jim passed away suddenly at home. He is survived by his loving wife, Kathleen; his children, Anthony of Orangevale, Calif., Cathy of Stevens, Pa., Jim of Philadelphia, Pa., Janet of Fair Play, Calif., Allison of Glassboro, N.J., Jack of Fair Play, Calif., Georganna of Aston, Pa., […]
Oct. 15, 1969 — Feb. 2, 2011 Alexandra Duffy She touched every person’s heart she met and will be greatly missed by us all so very much. To know her is to love her. Her life will continue to be celebrated by her “Forever Love,” husband, Shawn; sweet children, Spencer and Savannah; and Daddy Monte. […]
May 6, 1916 — Feb. 2, 2011 KatherineLarsen Katherine Fernelius Larsen left this life for a better world on Wednesday morning, Feb. 2, 2011, at the home of her daughter Karen and husband Duane Miles in El Dorado, Calif., where she had lived the last five years. She was 94 years old. She will be […]
July 11, 1921 — Feb. 5, 2011 Kenneth Eby Kenneth Mart Eby was born in Dayton, Ohio, on July 11, 1921, and passed away in Placerville on Feb. 5, 2011. He was the husband of the late Mary Eby (1998); loving father of Robert (Sandy) Buchanan of Gardnerville, Cecilia Anderson of Grants Pass, Ore., Cathy […]
Jan. 18, 1942 — Feb. 5, 2011 Larry Cramer 2 Larry Cramer Larry Cramer was born in Glenns Ferry, Idaho, on Jan. 18, 1942, and passed away peacefully at Marshall Hospital on Feb. 5, 2011. He was the ninth of 10 children born to Carlson and Juanita Cramer from Nebraska. He moved to California and […]
fritz obit Nov. 27, 1947 — Feb. 4, 2011 Bob Fritz was born in Napa, Calif., on Thanksgiving day, 1947. He passed away peacefully last Friday in his Swansboro home surrounded by family and friends after a 25-month journey living with brain cancer. He is survived by his wife of nine years, Li Vellinga; his […]
Sept. 2, 1929 — Jan. 29, 2011 David Vernile Lust, former resident of Georgetown, Calif., born Sept. 2, 1929, died Jan. 29, 2011. In lieu of flowers the family invites remembrances be sent to the Unitarian Universalist Society of Sacramento or the charity of your choice. The memorial service will be held Feb. 13, at […]
Feb. 10, 1921 — Feb. 2, 2011 rosmary sorenson Rosmary Sorensen was born on Feb. 10, 1921, in Topeka, Kan., and passed away on Feb. 2, 2011, in Placerville, Calif., just eight days shy of her 90th birthday. She lived a wonderful, full life. She was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother and friend to […]
Aug. 4, 1914 — Feb. 2, 2011 Warren Bryant Warren Behrman Bryant was born Aug. 4, 1914, in San Francisco. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and his first wife. He and his second wife, Wilma Lou Soehner Bryant, have been married 55 years. Following high school, Warren worked extensively with […]
May 13, 1947 — Jan. 29, 2011 Robert R. Hodges, 63, passed away on Jan. 29, 2011, while on a dirt bike riding trip with two of his sons and a friend, doing what he loved to do. He is survived by his loving wife, Diana; three sons, Michael, Mark and Tom and their wives; […]
Nov. 22, 1924 — Jan. 31, 2011 Melva Rosen Melva Rosen of Diamond Springs, Calif., passed away on Jan. 31, 2011, having battled emphysema and Alzheimer’s disease for the last 10 years. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Dora Pipkin; loving husband of 61 years, Manuel Rosen; sisters, Ruth Michaud and […]
June 21, 1921 — Jan. 18, 2011 Ray Tombs Ray R. Tombs went to rest in Placerville on Jan. 18, 2011. He was the beloved husband of 38 years to Elaine G. Tombs of Placerville. He was preceded in death by his three brothers, Bert, Lester and John. He is survived by his sisters, Mabel […]
Sept. 17, 1944 — Jan. 20, 2011 Robert Michael Pottol Reynolds was born in Oakland, Calif., on Sept. 17, 1944. He died in Sacramento on Jan. 20, 2011. His early years were spent in Piedmont, Calif., Grosse Pointe, Mich., and Northbrook, Ill. Bob graduated from Glenbrook North High School and attended Emporia College in Emporia, Kan. […]
Dec. 18, 1916 — Jan. 17, 2011 Charlotte Justice Charlotte M. Justice was born Dec. 18, 1916, in Decatur, Ill., and passed away peacefully of natural causes on Jan. 17, 2011, in Folsom, Calif., at the age of 94. She was preceded in death by her only husband, Herschel W. Justice and by a brother […]
April 24, 1936 – Jan. 26, 2011 Walter Tyler 2 Walter Tyler 1 Walter Edward Tyler was born on April 24, 1936. He passed away surrounded by his family on Jan. 26, 2011. He was born in Placerville, Calif., and lived a large portion of his life in Grizzly Flats, Calif. He is survived by […]