Gregory Scott Hansen

Dec. 20, 1962 — May 19, 2014 Gregory Scott Hansen, age 52, passed away on May 19, 2014, in Pollock Pines, Calif. He was born in Garden Grove, Calif., on Dec. 20, 1962, to Al and Shirley Hansen. He moved to Shingle Springs in 2002 and then to Pollock Pines in 2010. An open house […]

Donald Eugene Netherda

May 13, 1931 — May 18, 2014 Donald E. Netherda, 83, of Woodbridge, passed away on Sunday, May 18, 2014. Don was born to parents, Clarence and Alma Netherda, in Lake Andes, S.D., on May 13, 1931. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1951 through 1955. He studied at the University of Washington, […]

Constance “Connie” Francis Booth

Aug. 4, 1939 — May 31, 2014 Constance “Connie” Francis Booth was born Aug. 4, 1939, in East Chicago, Ind., and passed away May 31, 2014. She was a resident of California since 1985. She was preceded in death by her loving sons, Michael and Mitchell; parents, Sophie and Francis Benoit; brothers, Dennis, David and […]

Verlin Louise Gudgel-Seaman

Jan. 25, 1922 — May 10, 2014 Verlin Louise Gudgel-Seaman peacefully passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2014, at the age of 92 in Woodland, Calif. She was born Jan. 25, 1922, to Lloyd Louis Gudgel and Cecile Jennie (Garrett) Gudgel, the second of seven children. She was born in Boggy Depot, Atoka County, Okla., […]

Josephine “Jo” Tinckler funeral notice

Feb. 20, 1927 — May 7, 2014 Josephine “Jo” Tinckler, of El Dorado Hills, Calif., born Feb. 20, 1927, died May 7, 2014. A celebration of life will be held Friday, June 13, at 11 a.m., at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 3111 Tierra De Dios Drive in El Dorado Hills.

Edgar Allan Anderson

June 30, 1941 — May 30, 2014 Edgar Allan Anderson, formerly of Placerville, Calif., died May 30, 2014. A memorial service will be held Thursday, June 5, at 2 p.m., at the Reedsport Assembly of God Church, 509 N. 19th Street in Reedsport, Ore. (97467). Arrangements are under the direction of Coos Bay Chapel; call […]

Vivian F. Warden

1934 — May 29, 2014 Vivian F. Warden, 79, passed away on the evening of Thursday, May 29, 2014, at the family home in Corvallis, Mont. Brothers Mortuary and Crematory is assisting the family with cremation services. Condolences and memories may be shared with the family at

Earlene Mae Carrell

Dec. 29, 1935 — May 30, 2014 Earlene Mae Carrell, of El Dorado, Calif., born Dec. 29, 1935, died May 30, 2014. A memorial service will be held Friday, June 6, at 2 p.m., at Park Community Church, 3901 Wild Chaparral Drive in Shingle Springs, Calif. Online condolences may be posted at

John Lockwood

Jan. 30, 1921 — May 16, 2014 John Lockwood, born Jan. 30, 1921, in Burnley, England, passed away at home in El Dorado, Calif., on May 16, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife, Iris; and infant daughter, Anne. He is survived by two daughters, Janice Anne Lockwood and Vivienne Lockwood; and an […]

Fred Voss

July 26, 1931 — April 29, 2014 Fred was a fifth-generation resident of El Dorado County. He joined the Sea-Bees right after graduating El Dorado High School. He served in Guam, Korea, and Japan, building airfields. After the service, he became a pilot. At that time, Placerville Airport’s runway was dirt and had a “high […]

Sam Sinetos funeral notice

May 16, 1961 — May 25, 2014 Sam Sinetos, of El Dorado Hills, born May 16, 1961, died May 25, 2014. A memorial service will be held Saturday, May 31, at 11 a.m., at the Christian Life Center, 5723 Pony Express Court in Pollock Pines. A potluck will follow.

Robert William Morrison

June 30, 1935 — May 18, 2014 Robert “Bob” (Tiny) Morrison passed away on May 18, 2014, at the age of 78, in Cullman, Ala. He was born on June 30, 1935, to Lewis Alexander Morrison and Eva “Blanche” Hartzler in Terre Haute, Ind. A long time resident of El Dorado, Bob worked as the Produce […]

Kevin F. Lay

Nov. 22, 1958 — May 24, 2014 Kevin Fredric Lay, 55, of Cameron Park, died Saturday, May 24, 2014. He was born Nov. 22, 1958, in Sacramento, Calif. He was a 1976 graduate of Woodland High School and was inducted to the Woodland High School Hall of Fame for his baseball talents. He attended College […]

Mary Theresa Sasville

May 10, 1927 — May 25, 2014 Mary Sasville, born on May 10, 1927, in Napa, Calif., passed away at her daughter Renee’s home in Lincoln on May 25, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rene; and their daughter, Michele. She is survived by loving children, Renee and husband, Steve, Mark and […]

Richard L. “Dick” Meyer

Jan. 9, 1935 — May 25, 2014 Richard L. “Dick” Meyer, 79, went to be with the Lord on May 25, 2014. He was preceded in death by son, Mark; and brothers, Leonard “Bud” and Robert “Bob.” He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 54 years, Shirley; sons, Steve (Raffaela) and Jon […]

Harold L. Kerfoot

Aug. 3, 1922 — May 20, 2014 Harold L. Kerfoot, a 60-plus year resident of El Dorado County, passed away in Arizona, where he resided with his daughter, Lee (Kerfoot) Hudson. He was a World War II veteran who drove the Red Ball Express taking supplies to the front line. He was a logger for […]

Dean Warner Lewin

June 27, 1956 — May 14, 2014 Dean was born in Placerville, Calif., to Jerry and Mary (Barrett) Lewin and lived in Camino until he was 16. He attended Camino Grammar School and two years of El Dorado High School. In 1972 he moved with his family to Powell, Wyo., where he finished high school and […]

Sonja “Sue” Frizzell Whitney

June 28, 1944 — May 13, 2014 Sonja “Sue” Frizzell Whitney, 69, passed away on May 13, 2014, in her daughter’s arms, “her calf.” She was the daughter of Irving and Arlie Frizzell. She was born on June 28, 1944, in Joplin, Mo., and was preceded in death by her parents and only sibling, Jack […]

Carolyn Lucille Bebout

March 9, 1942 — May 16, 2014 Carolyn Lucille Bebout passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by loved ones on May 16, 2014. She is survived by her husband of 49 years, John Bebout; along with her children, Rhonda Marden (Weazer), Scott (Kris), Eric (Andrea), Kirk (Michelle), Aaron (Nikki) and Michelle Tow; grandchildren, Amanda […]

Thomas R. Long Jr.

Feb. 6, 1922 — April 3, 2014 Thomas R. Long Jr. passed away at Madigan Medical Center in Tacoma, Wash., on April 3, 2014. He moved to Washington in 2012 to be near his daughter, Tammy Long, and grandchildren, Breanna and Ryan Griffin. Born on Feb. 6, 1922, he recently celebrated his 92nd birthday. He […]

Albert Ernest Willis

Dec. 9, 1925 — May 14, 2014 Albert Ernest Willis, known as “Ernie” to his friends and neighbors, passed away on May 14, 2014, at the age of 88. He was the son of Walter Reed Willis and Permelia Beal. He was born in Lamesa, Texas, served in the Navy Air during World War II […]

Ruth S. Warren

Oct. 20, 1926 — Feb. 15, 2014 Ruth S. Warren, 87, died peacefully in her home at Sunrise of Rocklin on Feb. 15, 2014. She was surrounded by loving caregivers and smiled her way through her days there. She was born Oct. 20, 1926, and raised in Chicago, Ill. She always enjoyed helping others and […]

Kenneth Bernard Foley

May 18,1922 — May 10, 2014 Kenneth Bernard Foley was born in Elk River, Minn., on May 18, 1922. He passed away on May 10, 2014, in Placerville, Calif. He was a World War II veteran in the Navy. He was a retired teacher (1949 to 1985). He was active in L & A, as a […]

Elmer “Mike” Dominic Miguelgorry

Jan. 30, 1917 — May 13, 2014 Elmer “Mike” Miguelgorry entered into rest at home on May 13, 2014, surrounded by loving family. He was born Jan. 30, 1917, in Sunnyvale, Calif., to Basque immigrants Dominique Miguelgorry and Gratianne Souhilar. Raised on the small farm where he would learn the skills to run his future […]

Juanita Pauline Grimm funeral notice

Dec. 14, 1916 — Dec. 9, 2013 Juanita Pauline Grimm, of Placerville, born Dec. 14, 1916, died Dec. 9, 2013. A celebration of life will be held Monday, May 26, at 11:30 a.m., at Rescue Baptist Church, 5201 Deer Valley Road in Rescue.

Wanda Alice Nesewich death notice

April 30, 1914 — May 2, 2014 Wanda Alice Nesewich, of El Dorado Hills, was born April 30, 1914, and died on May 2, 2014. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date.

Robert “Bobby” Warden funeral notice

Jan. 12, 1968 — May 13, 2014 Robert “Bobby” Warden, of Pollock Pines, born Jan. 12, 1968, died May 13, 2014. A gathering will be held Saturday, May 24, at 4 p.m., at Knotty Pine Lanes in Pollock Pines.

Thomas Edward Cunningham

April 25, 1926 — May 9, 2014 Thomas E. Cunningham was born in Indianapolis, Ind., in 1926, and passed away at age 88 on May 9, 2014. He will be greatly missed in the Crestview Mobile Home Park in Placerville, where he lived for more than 14 years. Tom began working at age 12 and […]

Mary Eleanor Simpson

Aug. 7, 1929 — May 9, 2014 Mary E. Simpson passed away at her home in Pollock Pines surrounded by her family on May 9, 2014, after a long battle with breast cancer. She is survived by her loving children, David (Sue) Simpson of Oregon, Steven (Barb) Simpson of Pollock Pines, Jim Simpson of San […]

Darlene Blanc-Harrison

June 17, 1964 — May 12, 2014 Darlene Blanc-Harrison, aka “Aunt Dee,” was born in Placerville’s Community Hospital on June 17, 1964, and passed away on May 12, 2014. She will always be remembered and loved in the hearts of those she left behind: her loving husband of 20 years, Robert Blanc; four children, Ron […]

Patricia Dorothea Raty

1933 — 2014 Patricia Dorothea Raty passed peacefully surrounded by her family on May 7, 2014. She was born in Napa, Calif., to Dorothy and Patrick Dougherty. She lived in many towns and cities in California, Washington, Oregon and Montana until the age of 12, when settling in the pines of Gold Country in Georgetown. […]

Billy Jack Roberts

April 1, 1954 — May 7, 2014 Billy was born April 1, 1954, in Placerville, Calif. He left this earth on May 7, 2014, in Sacramento, Calif. He attended Ponderosa High School. He loved sports and was an avid San Francisco Giants fan. He got to travel the country a lot with his parents. He even […]

Bruce Bodlak funeral notice

Oct. 23, 1934 — April 29, 2014 Bruce Bodlak, born Oct. 23, 1934, died April 29, 2014. A memorial service will be held on May 17, at 4 p.m., at First Covenant Church, 10933 Progress Court in Rancho Cordova. Online condolences may be posted at

Michael David Lord

Dec. 5, 1963 — May 6, 2014 On May 6, 2014, Michael David Lord went home to be with Jesus. Mike loved life, his family and his friends. His two children, Ashley Banks and Nick Lord, were near and dear to his heart. He also adored his grandsons, Joshua and Colton Banks. In addition to his […]

Leland James Goularte

Dec. 9, 1920 — April 29, 2014 Leland Goularte was born Dec. 9, 1920, in Warm Springs, Calif., to Jack and Adelade Goularte, and passed away peacefully on April 29, 2014, in Placerville, Calif. He was one of 15 children and a highly decorated World War II veteran. After a 30-year career at NASA, he […]

Matthew Wayne Oulicky

Sept. 23, 1973 – May 5, 2014 Matt passed away peacefully with his family and friends by his side after a short illness. Matt was a skilled roofer and always enjoyed the outdoors. He also was an avid pool player and enjoyed socializing with all his friends at the Coloma Club. He was proceeded in […]

Jeffrey Hickenbottom

Sept. 16, 1953 — April 25, 2014 Jeffrey “Bald Eagle” Hickenbottom returned home to the Father on April 25, 2014. Many will miss his big heart and passionate life style. This list includes his greatest prides and joys, his daughters, Sara (20) and Jessica (17); his mother, Margret; his brothers, Barry and Keith; and his […]

Eleanor Hope (Peterson) Tombs

Sept. 22, 1927 — April 28, 2014 Eleanor Hope (Peterson) Tombs, 86, an El Dorado County resident for 50 years, died April 28, 2014. She was born Sept. 22, 1927, in Placerville, and lived in Sacramento County for the past 16 years. Mrs. Tombs died from complications of Alzheimer’s disease. She was preceded in death by […]

Dennis Michael Bist

Aug. 27, 1949 — April 11, 2014 Dennis Michael Bist, age 64, passed away on April 11, 2014, at Sutter Medical Roseville, of cardio pulmonary arrest and pneumonia. He was the fourth oldest of 12 siblings. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Sr.; mother, Patricia; and brother, Robert Bist Jr. of Garden […]

Virginia Weeks Crespo

July 25, 1951 — April 26, 2014 Join us in a celebration and remembrance of Virginia’s life on June 6, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the Shakespeare Club in Placerville, Calif. RSVP to Dave Crespo at or 916-718-4450 (text/voice). Virginia Weeks Crespo passed away peacefully at her home of 28 years in Rescue, […]

Patrick James Akers

March 16, 1984 — April 30, 2014 Patrick James Akers was born March 16, 1984, in Fullerton, Calif. He was called to heaven on April 30, 2014. He leaves behind his wife, Amy; parents, Brian and Bobbi Akers; brother, Daniel Akers (Rachel); two sisters, Elizabeth Bowling (Jeremy) and Megan Bowling; two nephews, Denver Akers and […]

Bruce Bodlak

Oct. 23, 1934 — April 29, 2014 Bruce Bodlak, born Oct. 23, 1934, in Devil’s Lake, N.D., passed away peacefully at home on April 29, 2014. He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, JoAnn; children, Linda (Gernon) Brown and Bruce (Lisa) Bodlak Jr.; grandchildren, Christina (Kody) Shirk and Ryan Bodlak and their […]

Ronald James Parker

Feb. 26, 1943 — April 5, 2014 Ronald James Parker, a Placerville resident since 1975, passed away peacefully in his home with his close family by his side on April 5, 2014. He was born on Feb. 26, 1943, to Bayard and Edith Parker in Oakland, Calif., and raised in San Leandro, where he graduated […]

Susan Kathleen Foster funeral notice

May 11, 1953 — April 14, 2014 Susan Kathleen Foster, of Placerville, born May 11, 1953, died April 14, 2014. A celebration of life will be held Sunday, May 4, at 3 p.m., at the American Legion Hall, 4561 Greenstone Road in Placerville. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Susan K. […]