Thorne L. Barrager

Jan. 29, 1948 — July 22, 2015 Thorne Leigh Barrager, 67, of Placerville, Calif., passed away suddenly on July 22, 2015, while backpacking the Desolation Wilderness near Lake Tahoe. He was born Jan. 20, 1948, in Owatonna, Minn. He retired to Placerville from a 30-year career with Exxon Mobil. During his career in the oil […]

Muriel Steinwall Humenick

March 28, 1926 — July 15, 2015 Muriel Esther (Steinwall) Humenick was born in Summit, Ill., on March 28, 1926, and passed away in her beloved garden on July 15, 2015. She grew up in a suburb of Chicago and went to college at the University of Minnesota, where she met her husband, William Humenick, […]

Joanne Handshy

Oct. 16, 1946 – June 29, 2015 Joanne passed away unexpectedly from cardiogenic shock in Sacramento. She was born in San Jose, Calif. and moved to El Dorado County in 1993 with her husband Ron. They were married in Pacific Grove, Calif. in 1982 and would have celebrated 33 years of marriage this November. In addition to Ron […]

Lois G. Pratt

Feb. 23, 1931 — July 25, 2015 Lois G. Pratt died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family as she requested. She was preceded in death by her eldest daughter, Lori Edison Aldridge. She leaves behind her children, Joni Edison, Linda Edison Garrett, John Edison and Sissy (Orianna) Phillips; grandchildren, Lisa Aldridge Ford, Jason Aldridge, […]

Loretta Hudelson

May 16, 1943 — July 11, 2015 The angels whispered, “Come join us,” and she was gone. Loretta Hudelson, an active resident of the Mt. Aukum area, passed peacefully while at home with family members by her side on the morning of Saturday, July 11, 2015. She was born in Martinez, Calif., to Clovis and […]

Richard Gonzalez

June 6, 1938 – June 12, 2015 Richard Gonzalez, born on June 6, 1938 in Oxnard, Calif., passed away in Diamond Springs on June 12, 2015. In early adulthood, Richard traveled the country with a religious order until settling in El Dorado County in 1978. He was a painting contractor until he retired, but his […]

Jennie Bernice Bumbaca

March 20, 1936 – July 12, 2015 Jennie was born to John Sr. and Dorothy Williams in Palo Alto, Calif. She was married to the late Robert Frank Bumbaca on March 22, 1952 for over 50 years. Jennie was a devoted and loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She is survived by her brother John […]

Keith Caldwell

May 30, 1928  –  July 16, 2015 Keith Caldwell passed away peacefully in Folsom on July 16. He was the loving husband of 41 years to Carol Caldwell who passed away in February of this year. Keith is the beloved father of Chris Andersen of Pollock Pines, Bill Caldwell of Elk Grove, Dennis (Michele) Andersen […]

Joan I. Robbins

May 10, 1939 – July 17, 2015 Cameron Park resident Joan I. Robbins, born May 10, 1939 in San Francisco passed peacefully at her home surrounded by her family, on Friday July 17.  She is survived by four children, 10 grandchildren, one great-grandchild and many, many friends.  Joan thoroughly enjoyed art and music. As a painter, she […]

Richard Walter Hunn

Oct. 23, 1943 – July 17, 2015 Richard Walter Hunn, 71, died on July 17, after a two-year fight with lung cancer. Richard grew up in South Bend, Ind. After two years at Purdue University, he threw his snow shovel onto the driveway, packed up and drove to Los Angeles. He got a job with […]

Sherrill Janice (Colwell) Bennett

Jan. 26, 1936 – July 17, 2015  Sherrill Janice (Colwell) Bennett (Janice), 79, of Placerville, Calif. died on July 17, 2015, in Salt Lake City, Utah. Born January 26, 1936, in Woodland, California, Janice is the daughter of Orlene and Herbert Colwell. She is preceded in death by her husband Jerald W. Bennett, parents and […]

James W. Varozza

Sept. 4, 1924 – June 18, 2015 James W. Varozza, born September 4, 1924, in Tuolumne, Calif. to Bill and Marie Varozza; went to be with the Lord on June 18, 2015, at the age of 90. In 1926 his family moved to a ranch in Latrobe, Calif. where he grew up. He worked on […]

Richard Michael Martin

Oct. 7, 1944 – July 13, 2015 Richard Michael Martin, age 70, passed away peacefully at his home in Diamond Springs, California, on July 13, 2015, after a courageous battle with cancer. Richard was born on October 7, 1944, on his family’s farm in Pennsylvania. He was the son of Michael “Mike” Dominic Martin and […]

Marian Edna Robertson

Marian Edna Robertson April 21, 1924 – July 13, 2015 Marian Edna Robertson was born in Oakland, California and joyfully celebrated her 91st birthday this past April. She passed away in Placerville, California July 13, 2015. Marian is survived by her daughters Kathleen Donovan of Klamath Falls, Oregon and Vickie Baskins of Placerville, Calif.; grandchildren […]

Reginald Rimack

Sept. 7, 1928 – June 27, 2015 On June 27, 2015, Reginald (aka: Bob) joined his Lord Jesus Christ and his two eldest children, Gregory and Kathleen Rimack. He was 86 years old. Reg was born in Walsenburg, Colo., on September 7, 1928. He proudly served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and afterward, his […]

James Harold Robinett

Feb. 26, 1932-July 13, 2015 Jim went home to be with the Lord peacefully with his family at his side. Jim was born and grew up in Murchison, Texas to Jesse and Ruby. He later joined the Navy in 1951 and served in the Korean War as a medic. Jim spent most his life in […]

Fred J. West

March 7, 1966 – July 13, 2015 Fred J. West, of Placerville, Calif., born March 7, 1966, died July 13, 2015. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, July 18, at 3 p.m., with a viewing at 1 p.m. at Green Valley Mortuary in Rescue.

Wayne T. Howard

Nov. 14, 1948 – March 9, 2015 Wayne is survived by his wife Carlene, daughter Jamie Lynn, son Andrew, son-in-law Greg, daughter-in-law April, mother Dawn Howard, sister Marlane Howard, eight grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his father Buck and brother Les. A celebration of life will be held […]

Michel “Mike” Dana Munger

Dec. 20, 1947 – July 6, 2015 Michel “Mike” Dana Munger, 67 of Shingle Springs, Calif., born Dec. 20, 1947 in Oakland, Calif., passed away peacefully with his family by his side Monday, July 6, 2015 in Sacramento, Calif. Mike was a loving and devoted father and husband. He was preceded in death by his […]

Myra Budd

June 17, 1921 – July 8, 2015 Myra Budd was born in Jersey City, New Jersey, passed away in Placerville, Calif., after a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Myra was 94. She was preceded in death by her husband John (Jack) and daughter Barbara. She is survived by her son John; daughter-in-law Kristin; her 5 grandchildren: […]

Kathleen G. Aposhian

Nov. 30, 1945 – July 13, 2015 Kathleen G. Aposhian passed away unexpectedly on July 13, 2015.  Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, she left behind her beloved husband of 24 years, Donald Aposhian.  They were looking forward to their 25th anniversary this coming December.  She was preceded in death by her dear daughter, Danielle and father, […]

Dennis Milton Lee

March 30, 1953 – July 13 2015 Dennis Milton Lee, 62, of Placerville passed away suddenly and unexpectedly of a heart attack in Placerville on Monday, July 13, 2015. Dennis was born in Phoenix, Ariz. on March, 30, 1953 to Peggy and Eldred Monk Lee. He attended North High School in Phoenix, Phoenix College and […]

Anthony John Rowe

1935 – 2015 Passed away with peace and grace on Saturday July 11th while at home with his family by his side. Anthony was dearly loved and survived by his wife Carol; brother Ralphy; son Ralph; daughters Rebecca and Rose and his five grand children. Anthony was born in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania to Ralph and Rose […]

Alan Robert Fitch

Aug. 27, 1953 – July 8, 2015 Alan Robert Fitch passed away on July 8, 2015, after a lengthy illness in Auburn, CA. He was 61 years old. Alan was preceded in death by his parents Duane H. Fitch and Jean Dutson Fitch of Pleasanton, CA and leaves behind his three children, Scott H. (Krysta […]

Susan Katherine Smith

March 9, 1944 – June 28, 2015 Susan Katherine Smith of Placerville died on June 28th, 2015. She passed away after a short illness. She will be missed. Born in Los Angeles in 1944, Susan came to Placerville in 1960 where she attended El Dorado High. After high school, she moved to Sacramento to attend college. […]

Elizabeth Jeanne “Jean” Hoernig

June 19, 1923 — June 28, 2015 Elizabeth Jean Hoernig of Placerville, Calif., passed away after a brief illness on July 28, 2015 at the age of 92. Jean was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Jerome “Jerry” Hoernig. She is survived by her children, Barbara Joan Singleton of Annandale, VA., Michael […]

Sharon Elaine White

Oct. 12, 1946 — July 6, 2015 Sharon was born in Glendale, Calif., on Oct. 12, 1946. She passed away on July 6, 2015, in her home in Shingle Springs, Calif. Sharon was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She worked in the healthcare industry for 26 years, including many years at Marshall Hospital giving […]

George Craig Sedelmeier funeral notice

Oct. 12, 1937 — June 29, 2015 George Craig Sedelmeier, of Pollock Pines, Calif., born Oct. 12, 1937, died June 29, 2015. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 18, at 3 p.m., at 2785 Forebay Road, Pollock Pines, Calif.

Virginia Frances Bauske

Aug. 14, 1929 — July 4, 2015 Virginia “Ginger” Frances Bauske passed away peacefully at Gold Country Care Facility in Placerville, Calif., on July 4, 2015. She was the wife of 39 years to the late Douglas Bauske (2011). She was the loving mother of Kent Porter (wife Kelly Porter) and the late Paul Porter, […]

Michael Wayne Immer

March 3, 1947 — June 18, 2015 Michael Wayne Immer was born in Placerville, Calif., on March 3, 1947, attended grammar school here and graduated from El Dorado Union High School. He had a loving, caring, heart of gold and was a giving father to his son, Nicholas W. Immer and his daughter, Hilary J. […]

Aloma R. O’Keefe

May 26, 1947 — June 29, 2015 On June 29, 2015, Aloma R. O’Keefe passed away and left behind her husband, Robert O’Keefe; sons, Robert Dillon, Shawn Dillon and Mathew Dillon; her step-sons, Edward O’Keefe, Donald O’Keefe and Jon Paul O’Keefe; her mother, Shirlee Allums; brother, Mikel Allums sister-in-law, Laurie Allums; nephews, Jeff and Steve Allums; […]

Joyce Marilyn (Herda) Almer

Oct. 25, 1933 — July 6, 2015 Joyce Marilyn Almer passed away peacefully on July 6, 2015, at Sutter Roseville hospital, after a long illness. She was born in San Francisco, Calif., to Claudine and Clarence Herda. She was raised in Burlingame, Calif., and graduated from Burlingame High School in 1951. Joyce spent a majority […]

Ernest Nick “Bud” Andrew

Dec. 11, 1924 — June 27, 2015 Bud Andrews was born Dec. 11, 1924, in Richmond, Calif., to Emma and Nickolas Andrews. He served in the U.S. Army from 1943 to 1946 in Europe and later worked as a cabinet maker for 42 years. He married Virginia King in 1956. They moved from Alamo, Calif., […]

Frederick H. Krupp

Aug. 29, 1919 — June 25, 2015 Fred passed away peacefully on June 25, 2015, with family nearby. He was born in New York and married Dorothy Golder in January 1943. He served his country in the Air Force overseas in Germany and England as an Aircraft Mechanic in World War II. Fred and Dorothy were […]

Rhoda Suezann Garcia

Dec. 26, 1937 — June 26, 2015 Rhoda Suezann Garcia, 77, resident of Placerville, Calif., for 56 years, died June 26, 2015. She was born in Oroville, Calif., on Dec. 26, 1937. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Theodore Garcia; and 10 siblings. She is survived by her son, Raymond Garcia, daughter, […]

Priscilla Lynn Petanovich

Aug. 18, 1950 — June 14, 2015 Priscilla Lynn Petanovich went to be with the lord on June 14, 2015. She was born on Aug. 18, 1950, to Woody and Betty Downing in Placerville, Calif. She spent the majority of her life in Diamond Springs, Calif., as full time mother for her three boys and […]

Felicia “Babe” Baer Moseley

Dec. 6, 1938 — June 23, 2015 Babe passed away peacefully at her home on June 23, 2015, with family near. She was born in Nebraska. Her family moved to California in 1941. Babe was preceded in death by her husband, James; sons, James D. and Thomas; and her grandchildren, Monica and Jon James “J.J.” […]

Marco Antonio Ramos

March 22, 1963 — June 23, 2015 Marco Antonio Ramos passed away suddenly on June 23, 2015, in Sacramento, Calif., he was 52. Marco came from Mexico to the United States to pursue his dream of becoming a restaurateur. He worked for and was guided by his cousins, Jaime, Pepe, Hector and Polo Ramos, working his […]

Arlene Meril Reite

Feb. 27, 1935 — June 16, 2015 Arlene Meril Reite left this earthly home early Tuesday morning and went to be with her Lord and Savior. Arlene was born in Oakland, Calif., on Feb. 27, 1935, to parents James Elmer Winterbottom and Evelyn Hendricks. In 1955, she met and married John Bernhard Reite. In 1957, […]

Frank H. Hudson funeral notice

Dec. 6, 1943 — June 1, 2015 Frank H. Hudson, of Rancho Cordova, Calif., born Dec. 6, 1943, died June 1, 2015. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, June 27, from 12 to 4 p.m., at Frank’s house.

Jeffrey “Jeff” Alan Bratton

July 17, 1941 — June 16, 2015 Jeff passed away peacefully on June 16, 2015, in Placerville, Calif., with his family at his side. He was born July 17, 1941, in Sacramento, Calif., the eldest child of Alan Reid Bratton and Helen Pauline Bratton of Farmington, Calif. Jeff left his mark in the motorcycle roadracing […]

Allison Ann King

Feb. 7, 1953 — May 19, 2015 Allison Ann King was born Feb. 7, 1953, in Whittier, Calif. She passed away on May 19, 2015, after a brief illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, Keith and Barbara King of Los Gatos; and brother, Keith King. She is survived by her son, Eugene […]

Eugene August Dammel

March 8, 1930 — June 20, 2015 Eugene August Dammel passed away suddenly on June 20, 2015. He was 85 years old. Eugene was born to parents John and Alice Dammel in Havilah, Wash. He graduated from Washington State University in 1952 and married his wife of 63 years, Marguerite Esslinger, that same year. Subsequently […]

Donna Krongard

April 28, 1952 — June 17, 2015 Donna Krongard, of Somerset, Calif., lost her battle with cancer in the home and care of her daughters in Rancho Cordova, Calif. She is survived by two daughters, Nina and Sandra; five grandchildren, Timothy, Christina, Alexis, Lucy and Veronica; her father, Elmer Watts; two brothers, Dean and Danny; […]