Fredrick “Rick” Jay Auville

Oct. 22, 1946 — March 23, 2014 Fredrick “Rick” Jay Auville, of Somerset, Calif., passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014, in his home. He was born 1946 in Oroville, Ohio, to Blaine Auville and Nellie Derr Auville Clow. He was married to the late Judith Anne Tone in 1967. Rick served in the U.S. Navy […]

Robert Joe Arnold

Jan. 7, 1924 — March 13, 2014 Robert passed away peacefully at his home in Cameron Park on the morning of March 13, 2014, with his wife by his side. He was born to parents, Jimmy and Ara Arnold, on Jan. 7, 1924, in the farm house his grandfather built a few miles west of […]

John Krek

Sept. 17, 1925 — March 28, 2014 We are deeply saddened by the loss of our dad and patriarch, John Krek, on March 28, 2014. He was a rare man whose strength of character was shown through his kind and gentle nature. He leaves behind his brother, Frank; the two sons he was so proud […]

Numa Edward “Ed” Roberts

July 31, 1921 — March 19, 2014 Numa was born July 31, 1921, in Summit Township, Marion County, Kansas, and departed this earth on March 19, 2014, in Sacramento, Calif. He was raised on a farm in Florence, Kansas, by his parents, Numa H. Roberts and Gertrude V. Roberts. He married Marjorie J. Hunt on Jan. […]

Lorraine “Rainy” Harris funeral notice

Nov. 12, 1929 — March 27, 2014 Lorraine “Rainy” Harris, of Cameron Park, born Nov. 12, 1929, died March 27, 2014. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, April 12, at 11 a.m., at the Cameron Park Christian Center, 4414 Commodity Way in Shingle Springs.

William “Bill” Henry Stollmeyer

Sept. 29, 1928 — March 16, 2014 William “Bill” Henry Stollmeyer, 85, passed away at home peacefully of natural causes on March 16, 2014, in Apple Valley, Calif. Bill was born to Henry “Hank” and Doris E. Melvin Stollmeyer on Sept. 29, 1928, in Burbank, Calif. He was the brother to two younger sisters, Betty […]

Guinevere “Gwen” Carlson

Oct. 1, 1917 — March 28, 2014 Guinevere was born in Half Rock, Mo., and passed away in Placerville, Calif. Gwen and her late husband, Arthur, retired to El Dorado County in 1979 and enjoyed morning walks and visiting with their neighbors along the way. Meeting special friends for breakfast in Placerville was a great […]

John M. Wright Jr.

June 27, 1966 — March 6, 2014 John was the first blessing of five. He was the loving son of Jack and Marlene Wright of Somerset, Calif.; the loving brother of Danny Wright, Kristi Ciccarelli and Laurie Wright-Ross; loving uncle to Anthony, Kayla and Michael Ciccarelli; and loving grandson to Mr. and Mrs. C. LeMire of […]

Maxine V. Orr

March 18, 1927 — March 22, 2014 Maxine “Mickey” V. Orr passed away peacefully on March 22, 2014, four days after celebrating her 87th birthday. She was born on March 18, 1927, in Newark, Ohio. She was married to Oren G. Orr, who preceded her in death in 1994. They were married for 49 years. […]

Dwain G. Haines

Dec. 23, 1931 — March 21, 2014 Dwain is survived by his wife, Lucille Haines. They were married on March 25, 1955, in Arcata, Calif. He has three children: Marc Haines, Earl (Kim) Haines and Cathryn (Timothy) Fredrickson. There are seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He had many family and friends from all over the […]

Delbert Donald Flieger

May 19, 1931 — Feb. 1, 2014 Delbert Donald Flieger, born May 19, 1931, in Albany, Ore., passed away on Feb. 1, 2014, in Placerville from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. He is survived by his wife of nearly 60 years, Evelyn Flieger; six children, Nancy Wright (Richard) of Lousiville, Ky., Lou Flieger of Placerville, Wendy […]

Lana Jannette Shaffer

February 26,1946-March 24,2014 Lana Jannette Shaffer passed away on March 24, 2014. She is survived by her husband of 47 years Richard J. Shaffer; her daughters Nina Shaffer and Kimberly McHale (Terry); and her grandchildren Ryan Brough and Emily, Brian & Matthew McHale. She is also survived by her sisters Patricia Muller, Shirle Viada, Cynthia […]

Ricky D. Jackson

March 19, 1948 – March 24, 2014 Ricky  Jackson born March 19, 1948 in Harrisburg, AK., died March 24, 2014. Ricky grew up in the Sacramento area. Ricky served his country in the Army in Vietnam. He was a natural born salesman and used his talents as a used car salesman, eventually owning his own […]

Natalia “Tally” Harrington

Oct. 9, 1918 — March 12, 2014 Tally Harrington, longtime resident of Placerville, passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home in Durango, Colo. She was a dear friend to many and a kind, loving and independent lady with a positive outlook on life. Earlier on, she worked for Pacific Bell Telephone and PG&E, and she was […]

Joan Christine Delfino

July 23, 1933 — March 20, 2014 Joan Christine Delfino passed away on March 20, 2014, after a six-month battle with pancreatic cancer. At the time of her death her family was by her side. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Edio P. Delfino; her seven children, Michael, Joanie, Annette (Annie), Christopher, […]

Linda Joyce Hickey

Aug. 25, 1950 — March 15, 2014 Linda Joyce Hickey, loyal friend and loving mother, passed away peacefully at home on March 15, 2014. Born on Aug. 25, 1950, in Portland, Ore., to parents Arthur and Louise Bortz, she was 63. Linda will be remembered for her warm and loving spirit, her gentle intelligence and […]

David Michael Gidlow

March 27, 1949 — Feb. 28, 2014 David Michael Gidlow was born on March 27, 1949, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to John and Mary Gidlow. In his youth he delivered newspapers by pulling his brother and stacks of papers in a wagon or sled. After high school, he graduated from teachers’ college. Then he put himself […]

Sydney F. Carpenter

March 12, 1920 — March 15, 2014 Sydney passed away peacefully at home with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren by her bedside. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, George E. Carpenter, who passed away on March 14, 2013. They will remain in hearts forever. John 3:15

Benjamin “Ben” Alan Tracey

Dec. 15, 1975 — Feb. 23, 2014 Benjamin “Ben” Alan Tracey passed away on Feb. 23, 2014, in El Dorado County, Calif., at the age of 38. He is survived by his loving wife, Shannon; children, Ava, Autumn, Sierra, Zachary, Jayson and Dylan; father, Lawrence; brother, Brian; and many friends in the community. Ben was […]

Donald Layton Dean

July 23, 1937 — March 7, 2014 Donald Layton Dean, 76, of Rogue River, Ore., passed away on March 7, 2014. He leaves behind his loving wife, Dianne Dean; his three children, Mark Dean, Mike Dean and Jennifer Dean; and three step-children, Wayne Standon, Dean Standon and Cheryl Hood. Between the six children there were […]

Richard Ross Lawton II

March 2, 1956 — March 10, 2014 Rick passed from this earth on Monday, March 10, 2014, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was surrounded by his loving family. Rick’s doctors called him a “Miracle Man.” He withstood his treatments with grace and determination and refused to be treated as someone with […]

Diane Lander

March 22, 1941 — March 11, 2014 Diane Lander, 72, passed on to glory on March 11, 2014, in the comfort of her home and family in Corning, Calif. She previously was a loved community member of Chico and Placerville, Calif. She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Jesse Lander; daughter, Donyne (Steve) Lander; […]

John Wright Jr. funeral notice

June 27, 1966 — March 6, 2014 John Wright Jr., of Cameron Park, born June 27, 1966, died March 6, 2014. A celebration of life will be held Friday, April 11, at 1 p.m., at Green Valley Church in Placerville.

Gene Albert Grahek

June 15, 1948 — March 12, 2014 Friends and family were deeply saddened at the sudden passing of a great man and classy gentleman, Gene Grahek, on Wednesday, March 12, 2014. A 32-year resident of our El Dorado county, his presence brought a bright light to anyone fortunate enough to know him — whether it was […]

Gene L. Robinson

August 17, 1923 – March 12, 2014 Gene L. Robinson passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 12, in Fair Oaks. She was a 15-year resident of Crestview Mobile Home Park in Placerville. She was known for her service as a volunteer docent at the El Dorado County Historical Museum, El Dorado County Library, Snowline Hospice […]

Virgil D. Snyder

Oct. 11, 1932 — March 5, 2014 Virgil D. Snyder, 81 of Greenwood, Calif., passed away March 5, 2014 in Cool, Calif. He was born to Robert and Floy Snyder Oct. 11, 1932, in Van Hook, N.D. He is survived by his daughter, Chandra Coe; sons, Cordon and Chris; brother, Roy; five grandchildren; and one great-grandson. […]

Ray Phillips

March 22, 1928 — March 11, 2014 Ray Phillips passed away suddenly at home in El Dorado. A loving husband and father, he is survived by his wife of 59 years, Barbara; sons, Jerry of Cameron Park and Glen of Valencia, Calif.; and six grandchildren, Jenny, Leslie, Kevin, Austin, Cameron and Grant. Most of Ray’s […]

Wayne Ronald Criswell

Sept. 5, 1936 — March 12, 2014 Wayne Ronald Criswell, born Sept. 5, 1936, went to be with the Lord after a long illness on March 12, 2014, surrounded by his family. He and his wife, Juanita Criswell, owned and operated Lutz Lincoln Mercury Chrysler Plymouth Dodge in Placerville for 25 years and were world […]

Susan Y. Van Raalte

Sept. 20, 1954 — March 14, 2014 Susan Y. Van Raalte was born Sept. 20, 1954, in Lodi, Calif., and passed away March 14, 2014, in Sacramento, Calif. Susan loved life. She had a passion for growing flowers and loved to travel. She is survived by her husband, Ted; daughter, Krista; grandson, Blake; mother, Janet; […]

Robert M. Williams Sr.

May 4, 1932 — Feb. 2, 2014 Robert M. Williams Sr. was born in San Diego, Calif. on May 4, 1932, and raised in his beloved town of Ramona, Calif. He passed away peacefully at home with his wife and daughter at his bedside after a seven-month-long battle with brain cancer. He was preceded in […]

Rita M. Flanagan death notice

Dec. 24, 1934 — Feb. 19, 2014 Rita M. Flanagan formerly of El Dorado, born Dec. 24, 1934, died Feb. 19, 2014. Services have been held in Massachusetts.

Bertha Josephine O’Connell (nee Roither)

Oct. 16, 1919 — March 5, 2014 Born in St. Louis, Mo., Bert was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 51 years, George A. O’Connell. After her children reached school age, she attended Fontbonne College and taught first grade at St. Dismas Parish School. Transferred to Lafayette, Ind., she was active in the […]

Norma L. Nicholson

May 28, 1929 — Dec. 29, 2013 Norma L. Nicholson, of Diamond Springs, born May 28, 1929, died Dec. 29, 2013. There will be a service at the San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery in Gustine, Calif., on April 21, at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome to attend.

Steven Eugene Fields funeral notice

1962 — 2014 Steven Eugene Fields, formerly of Cameron Park, born 1962, died 2014. Interment will be Wednesday, March 19, at 2 p.m., at Green Valley Funeral Home in Cameron Park.

S/MSgt. Eugene “Gene” Fields, USAF (Retired)

Oct. 13, 1940 – March 9, 2014 Eugene “Gene” Fields passed away on March 9, 2014, following a long illness. He was born Oct. 13, 1940, To Franklin and Pearl Fields in Hartford, W.V. Gene served in the U.S. Air Force for more than 21 years. He was a chief gunner on an AC130 gunship. […]

Theodore “Ted” Eggan

Jan. 4, 1925 — March 7, 2014 Theodore “Ted” Eggan ascended to heaven on March 7, 2014, in Pasco, Wash. He was born in Seattle, Wash., on Jan. 4, 1925, to James and Myrtle Eggan. He was the eighth of nine children. He was drafted into the Navy during World War II and served on […]

Carolyn Sue Hague

Nov. 26, 1951 — March 7, 2014 Carolyn Sue Hague, 62, of Placerville, Calif., was born Nov. 26, 1951, in Trenton, Mo., and passed away March 7, 2014, in Placerville. She was preceded in death by her mother, Elizabeth Ann Campbell Hague. She is survived by her father, Robert Gean Hague; brother, Ronald “Ron” Gene Hague; […]

Carl Yelinek

May 21, 1923 — March 10, 2014 Carl was born in Rockford, Ill. He moved to California to work at Aerojet and retired after 25 years of service. After retiring he had his own sign-painting business for 10 years. He was a resident of Shingle Springs. He was a member of the Odd Fellows lodge, […]

Pauline Wright Gordon

Nov. 29, 1917 — March 10, 2014 Pauline W. Gordon passed away peacefully at Eskaton Village in Placerville, surrounded by her family, on March 8, 2014. She was predeceased by her husband, the love of her life, Albert (1999). She was the loving mother of Sherry (Madak Kadam) Gordon of Sedona, Ariz., and Judith (Tom) […]

John Charles Thomas

March 23, 1937 — March 8, 2014 John Charles Thomas passed at Marshall Hospital surrounded by immediate family and friends. Born in upstate New York, he married Carol and they moved to California. He is survived by his brother, Richard; sister, Barbara; five wonderful children, Deborah, Michelle, John, Erick and Laura; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; […]

Peggy Joyce Sutton

April 25, 1929 — Feb. 18, 2014 Peggy Joyce Sutton, 84, passed away peacefully at her home in Oxnard, Calif., on Feb. 18, 2014. She was born April 25, 1929, in Oklahoma. She spent most of her younger years in Missouri, which is where she met and married her late husband, William E. Sutton, on June […]

Lois A. Wilson

Dec. 26, 1918 — Feb. 28, 2014 On Feb. 28, 2014, Lois A. Wilson, 95, of Lewes, Del., joined her many loved ones in their eternal heavenly home. She was born in Merna, Neb., on Dec. 26, 1918. Miss Wilson lived most of her life near Libertyville, Ill., before moving to Camino, Calif., in 1987 […]

Myrtle Faye Crosswell

Dec. 21, 1920 — March 6, 2014 Myrtle Faye Crosswell was born in Stuart, Okla., to John and Maude Ruble. She passed away at the age of 93 in Placerville, Calif. She spent years teaching and substituting. She was known by many for her quilts and crocheting. Her family’s memories include her love of gambling […]

Naomi Mary Harralson

Dec. 1, 1921 — Feb. 23, 2014 Naomi Mary Harralson passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, at Eskaton Village in Placerville on Feb. 23, 2014. She was the beloved wife of the late Lt. Cdr. Richard Harralson (2009); loving mother of Joe (Betty) Harralson, Arthur (Susanne) Harralson and Helen (Larry) Baumann; devoted grandmother of […]