Gloria Loyd

Nov. 25, 1927 — Nov. 7, 2015 Gloria Dorothy Loyd, 87, passed away Nov. 7, 2015, in Folsom, Calif. She was born Nov. 25, 1927, in Long Beach, Calif., to Harley E. and Ruby V. Mattox. She was preceded in death by her husband, H.O. “Jack” Loyd (1993); son Mark W Loyd (2006); and daughter, […]

Robert W. Frierson, Jr.

July 2, 1946 — Nov. 18, 2015 After a valiant fight with cancer, Robert William Frierson Jr. passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2015, with family by his side. Fondly known as Bob, he was born in Los Angeles, Calif., on July 2, 1946, to the late Robert and Betty Frierson, and grew up […]

Mary Caroline Hendrickson

Oct. 24, 1930 — Dec. 4, 2015 Mary Caroline (Reideman) Hendrickson passed away peacefully at her home in Alameda, Calif., on Dec. 4, 2015. She was born to Arthur and Bernice Reideman in Watertown, Wis., on Oct. 24, 1930. She lived in Lake Mills, Wis., for the first 20 years of her life, attending Lake […]

Lt. Col. Joe Sheldon Montgomery

May 18, 1922 — Dec. 25, 2015 After a long and accomplished life, Lt. Col. Joe Sheldon Montgomery (USAF ret.) went to his heavenly home on the morning of Dec. 25, 2015, joining his wife Helen and son Mark. He was a 5-year resident of Ponte Palmero in Cameron Park, Calif. Sheldon Montgomery was born […]

Maureen Claudette (Larrigan) Hogan

July 15, 1935 — Dec. 31, 2015 Maureen Claudette (Larrigan) Hogan passed away on Dec. 31, 2015, in Placerville, Calif. She was born on July 15, 1935, to William and Ermenia (Carollo) Larrigan in Cle Elum, Wash. As a child, Maureen’s family moved from Cle Elum to Omo Ranch, Calif., where her parents worked in […]

Sandra Ann Wallace

Jan. 4, 1944 — Nov. 11, 2015 Sandra Ann Wallace was a loving wife to Leonard Wallace; mother to Milo, D’Et and Matthew Wallace; and grandmother to nine granddaughters, Vanessa, Meagan, Katelyn, Aly, Marlena, Emma, McKenna, Andrea and Jolene. Originally from Montana, Sandra moved to San Francisco, Calif., after college. She met and married Leonard […]

Betty Alice Ewing Hazelton

Nov. 21, 1928 — Nov. 26, 2015 Betty Alice Ewing Hazelton, of Camino, Calif., went home to be with our Lord on Nov. 26, 2015. Born on Nov. 21, 1928, in Wilmar, Calif., she was the daughter of Joseph and Lillian Ewing. She was the loving wife of Irving Graham Hazelton, who preceded her in […]

Morten A. Lind

June 15, 1916 — Dec. 14, 2015 Morten A. Lind, 99-and-a-half years old, 67-year resident of Placerville, Calif., passed away on Dec. 14, 2015. Born in Alameda, Calif., he was married to Dorothy, who passed in 2007. They were married 67 years. He is survived by daughters, Karen Burke and Barbara Crail; son-in-law Jack Burke; […]

Loella Jane Gaylord funeral notice

Sept. 10, 1916 — Dec. 12, 2015 Loella Jane Gaylord, of Placerville, Calif., born Sept. 10, 1916, died Dec. 12, 2015. A memorial will be held on Sunday, Jan. 3, at 1 p.m., at El Dorado Community Church in El Dorado, Calif.

Juan Michael Corner full obit

April 4, 1940 — Dec. 20, 2015 Born Juan Michael, the youngest of three sons to Clayton Lee and Opal Lorreene Durflinger Corner in Oakland, Calif., on April 4, 1940, Michael was named after his aunt Juanita Daugherty. Raised in Eureka, Calif., he moved to Redwood City to graduate from the first graduating class of […]

Juan Michael Corner

April 4, 1940 — Dec. 20, 2015 Juan Michael “Mike” Corner, of Placerville, born April 4, 1940, died Dec. 20, 2015. A visitation will be held Monday, Jan. 4, 2016, from 1 to 9 p.m., at Chapel of the Pines Funeral Home in Placerville, Calif. Memorial services will be announced at a later date.

William Gary Seaton

Aug. 6, 1945 — Dec. 22, 2015 William Gary Seaton, formerly of Lotus, Calif., born Aug. 6, 1945, died Dec. 22, 2015. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Jan. 2, 2016, at 2 p.m., at the Mobil Country Club in Gold River, Calif.

Dorothy May Sanders

Oct. 11, 1923 — Dec. 23, 2015 Dorothy May Sanders passed away at home in Shingle Springs, Calif., at the age of 92. She was born in Idaho but lived in El Dorado County since 1935. She is survived by her children, Mick (Sue) Sanders, Janice (Gary) Herrell, Marilyn (Jeff) Moore and Carolyn Garland; and […]

Kelly Deane Schaa

July 4, 1958 — Dec. 20, 2015 Kelly Deane Schaa passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, at home in Pollock Pines, Calif., on Dec. 20, 2015. He leaves behind his beloved wife of 37 years, Patricia. He was the loving father of Bobby, Jason and his husband Josh, Shiela and her husband Brant and […]

Joan “Jodie” E. Wiglesworth

Dec. 23, 1930 — Dec. 17, 2015 Joan “Jodie” Evella Wiglesworth, born Dec. 23, 1930, passed away on Dec. 17, 2015, at Marshall Hospital. Jodie was born in Los Angeles, but lived in Placerville since 1944. She was preceded in death by her husband, George; son, Stan Spell; parents, Ralph and Coeta Lucas; and sister, […]

David Hardie Burkhart

Nov. 28, 1950 — Dec. 9, 2015 David Hardie Burkhart, a lifelong resident of Pollock Pines, Calif., passed away on Dec. 9, 2015, at the age of 65. Dave worked in the logging industry for many years until 1983, when he was severely injured on the job and permanently disabled. Over the years, health complications traced back […]

William John Argyris funeral notice

July 3, 1936 — Dec. 9, 2015 William John Argyris, of Rescue, Calif., born July 3, 1936, died Dec. 9, 2015. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Dec. 18, at 1:30 p.m., at St Mary’s Cemetery, 6700 21st Avenue in Sacramento, Calif. (95820).

Dorothy McHenry Tribbett

Sept. 1, 1923 — Nov. 30, 2015 Dorothy McHenry Tribbett died in Placerville, Calif., at age 92. She was the only daughter of Glenn and Ruby McHenry and sister to Roy, Wallace and Morris McHenry. Following graduation from Santa Monica High School, Dorothy studied nursing. She met Bob Tribbett at her Santa Monica church, where they […]

Jeanine Maria Leal

May 12, 1965 — Dec. 9, 2015 Jeanine Marie Leal passed away suddenly due to a brain aneurism in Placerville, Calif., on Dec. 9, 2015. She was the beloved daughter of Gerald J. and Melba J. Leal; loving mother of Harry (Katie) Plummer and Jessica J. Wilkinson; sister of Gerald (Jay) J. Leal Jr.; aunt […]

Paul Francis Schilling

Aug. 13, 1967 — Dec. 2, 2015 Paul Francis Schilling, born Aug. 13, 1967, in Berkeley, Calif., died Dec. 2, 2015, in Cameron Park, Calif. He was the loving husband of Gretchen Schilling; father of Connor (19) and Caroline Schilling (7); brother of Teresa, Mark and Keith Schilling; and uncle to Thomas, Taylor, Ryan and […]

Melissa Vivian

May 23, 1920 — Dec. 6, 2015 Melissa Vivian was born on May 23, 1920, in Puyallup, Wash. She died on Sunday, Dec. 6, 2015, in Placerville, Calif. She attended Central Washington State University, where she majored in art education. She worked as a teacher and then as an information officer at McClellan Air Force […]

Barbara D. Beck

Dec. 14, 1930 — Dec. 5, 2015 Longtime Placerville, Calif., resident Barbara Beck left us on Dec. 5, 2015, after a brief illness. Born in Hayward, Calif., in 1930, she and her husband Eldon moved to Placerville in 1972. She worked in the Marshall Hospital business office in the 1970s and worked many years for […]

Eathel E. Goforth

Dec. 19, 1924 — Nov. 24, 2015 Eathel E. Goforth, a longtime resident of Oildale, Calif., passed away Nov. 24, 2015, at the home of her son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Mattie Pittman of Placerville, Calif., following a brief illness. She was born Dec. 19, 1924, in McAllister, Okla., to Newton C. Knox and Eunice […]

Hilda Compton Galloway

Nov. 29, 1919 — Oct. 22, 2015 Hilda Compton Galloway passed away in Paragould, Ark., on Oct. 22, 2015. She was born in Arkansas and lived there until she was a teenager. Then, with family and friends, she moved to San Jose, Calif., where she met and married Jerry Galloway. They lived in San Jose […]

James A. (Jim) Laird

June 9, 1940 – Nov. 23, 2015 James A. (Jim) Laird, 75, of Pleasant Valley, Calif. and Lake Havasu City, Ariz. died at Marshall Medical Center in Placerville, Calif., on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, after a brief illness.  Jim is survived by his wife, Virginia (Gigi); sons Jay (Ryoko), and Jerry (Veronica); step-son Mike; step-daughter […]

Kenneth Allen Wright

April 7, 1960 — Nov. 22, 2015 Kenny Wright, 55, passed away suddenly from a heart condition on Sunday, Nov. 22, 2015. He was the proud owner of Wright Heating Air and Electric. He always had a smile and a helping hand for everyone. He will be greatly missed by all who had a chance […]

Arthur Vernon Oetting

May 14, 1941 — Dec. 1, 2015 Arthur V. Oetting passed away in Placerville, Calif., on Dec. 1, 2015, after a long illness. He leaves behind is loving wife of 46 years, Betty. He was the father of Arty, Roy and Jessie and step-father of Charles; brother of Gary; grandfather of six; and great-grandfather of […]

Matthew “Wally” Wallace

Sept. 16, 1977 – Nov. 11, 2015 Matthew was born to Leonard and Sandra Wallace taken by tragedy but remembered with love by so many. He leaves behind the love of his life Brook Warner, their two daughters Andrea, Jolene and unborn child due in May. Matt was a hard working heavy equipment operator, in […]

Langley Dean Pratt

Feb. 7, 1959 — Nov. 6, 2015 Langley Dean Pratt, 56, was taken from this earth on Nov. 6, 2015, in Camino, Calif. He was born in Placerville, Calif., on Feb. 7, 1959. to Charles J. and Jewel M. (Moore) Pratt of Camino. Langley was a man who greatly loved the outdoors, long walks and […]

Virginia L. Foster death notice

Dec. 10, 1944 — Dec. 1, 2015 Virginia L. Foster, of Placerville, Calif., born Dec. 10, 1944, died Dec. 1, 2015. Funeral services will be held at a future date at Rose Hills in Whittier, Calif.

Edward E. Wells

June 12, 1931 — Nov. 11, 2015 Ed passed away at home after a long battle with heart and kidney disease. He was born in Stockton, Calif., and lived there until he joined the U.S. Navy. He served as an admiral’s driver in Hawaii and on board an aircraft carrier during the Korean war (USS […]

Lilas Lavonne Cola

Dec. 5, 1925-Nov. 7, 2015 Lavonne was born December 5, 1925 in Placerville, Calif. and passed away at her home surrounded by family on November 7, 2015. She was the only child of Wenzel and Lilas Noland. She was raised on Main Street in Placerville by her mother and aunt, as her father passed away […]

Marian Ekness

1931 — Nov. 16, 2015 Marian Ekness, long-time Placerville, Calif., resident and businesswoman, lost her battle with cancer on Nov. 16, 2015. She was 84. She and her late husband William lived in the Placerville area since 1957 and operated the well-respected Ekness Residential Care Home for the Elderly in their family’s spacious home from […]

Richard Jetter

Jan. 31, 1942 — Nov. 17, 2015 Richard Lee “Dick” Jetter Sr., 73, was born in Indianapolis, Ind., on Jan. 31, 1942, to Charles and Betty Jetter. He died peacefully in his sleep on Nov. 17, 2015, in Placerville, Calif. A loving father, husband and friend, Dick loved to barbecue and spend time with family […]

Carl L. Nober

Sept. 1, 1953 — Nov. 23, 2015 Longtime Placerville, Calif., resident, Carl “Carly” L. Nober, went to the ultimate hunting and fishing grounds on Nov. 23, 2015. He was born Sept. 1, 1953, in Vista, Calif. Born into a military family, Carly was the son of Lee and Carla Nober. While being the son of […]

Robert Potter

May 15, 1948 — Nov. 7, 2015 Robert Bernard Potter passed away on Nov. 7, 2015, from battling multiple medical problems. He was the proud parent of Aaron Potter and Angela French; grandfather of Samantha, Jessica, Alysa and Christopher; and brother to Karen and Luana. Robert retired from the U.S. Postal Service after serving the […]

Mary Jane McCalister

Nov. 9, 1939 — Nov. 15, 2015 Our beloved mother, Mary Jane McCalister, born Nov. 9, 1939, in Oakland, Calif., to George and Beatrice Rodrigues, went home with the angels on Nov. 15, 2015. She was surrounded by her loved ones and many spoiled pets at her cherished Merimac Ranch in Shingle Springs. She was […]

Audrey Lucile de Pass

July 20, 1924 — Nov. 23, 2015 Audrey Lucile de Pass passed away peacefully at her home in Pollock Pines, Calif., on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015. She is survived by her husband, Ron; daughter, Georgianna Tippo of Enfield, Conn.; son, Michael Johnston of Citrus Heights, Calif.; son, Steven Johnston of Petaluma, Calif.; 12 grandchildren; 11 […]

Ted Lukaskie

Sept. 8, 1941 — Nov. 19, 2015 Ted Lukaskie passed way peacefully at the age of 74 in his Rocklin, Calif., home on Nov. 19, 2015. He is survived by his wife, June (Rocki) Lukaskie; and his daughters, Kimberly and Kristina. He is also survived by his five grandchildren, Brandon, Mariah, Mackenzie, Zachary and Cameron; […]

Ellen Mae Jensen

Sept. 12, 1928 — Nov. 24, 2015 Ellen Mae Jensen, born Sept. 12, 1928, died Nov. 24, 2015. Cancer claimed her, but God had already received her. Memorial services pending. Arrangements entrusted to Chapel of the Pines in Placerville, Calif.

Corinne Prescott funeral notice

Jan. 8, 1935 — Nov. 12, 2015 Corinne Prescott, of El Dorado, Calif., born Jan. 8, 1935, died Nov. 12, 2015. A memorial service will be held Thursday, Dec. 3 at 1 p.m., at Green Valley Mortuary in Rescue, Calif.

Loron K. Mortensen

March 10, 1969 — Nov. 16, 2015 Loron “Morty” K. Mortensen passed away Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, in Morristown, Tenn. He was 46 years old. He was preceded in death by his brother, Nathan; Grandparents Mortensen; Grandparents Elliott; and his faithful dog, Heidi. Survivors include his wife, Sherrie; daughters, Savanna and Lexxus; stepdaughter, Cheyenne; parents, […]

Edwin Allan Gore

1951 — Nov. 19, 2015 Edwin Allan Gore, 64, passed away Nov. 19, 2015, in Willits, Calif., from brain cancer. He was a resident of the Shingle Springs and Placerville areas before moving to Ridgewood Ranch in Willits in the early 1990s. He is survived by his wife of seven years, Aimee Swearengin Gore; his […]

Peter H. Beese

Oct. 3, 1934 — Nov. 14, 2015 Peter Heinrich Beese, 81, died peacefully at home under the loving care of hospice on Nov. 14, 2015, following a five-year battle with bladder cancer. He leaves his loving wife of almost 37 years, Michelle (Dwyer) Beese; daughter, Loraine Jennings of Boulder, Colo.; son, Jeffrey Beese and his […]

Diana Kay Clarke

July 1, 1947 — Nov. 16, 2015 My lovely and sweet wife of 34 years joined our savior in heaven after a three-month battle with brain cancer on Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, at her home in Cameron Park, Calif., surrounded by family. She was preceded in death by her parents, Leo and Dorothy Rhoades of Placerville, […]