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; […]

George William Wanninger

Oct. 18, 1932 — June 4, 2015 George Wanninger was born in Germany and came to California with his Mom and Dad in 1951. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean war. He was a chef and owned his own restaurants in San Francisco, Calif., and Marin County. He moved with his family […]

Jane Simonsen Stanley

March 9, 1946 — June 15, 2015 Jane Simonsen Stanley, a resident of Rescue, Calif., passed away on Monday, June 15, 2015, in Roseville, Calif., after a courageous two-year struggle with cancer. She was born to Chris Simonsen and Bernice Pearson Simonsen on March 9, 1946, in Astoria, Ore., the second of three daughters. The […]

Charles Henry Grasmick

Aug. 3, 1947 — May 10, 2015 Charles Henry Grasmick, of El Dorado, Calif., born Aug. 3, 1947, died May 10, 2015. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, June 27, from 1 to 4 p.m., at the El Dorado Community Hall, 6139 Pleasant Valley Road in El Dorado. The celebration will be a […]

Henry Fonseca

Nov. 3, 1923 — June 14, 2015 Henry Fonseca, 91, peacefully passed away at his home in Sacramento, Calif., on June 14, 2015. He was born Nov. 3, 1923, in Sacramento to Elsie and John Fonseca. The eldest of seven children, Henry attended local schools and graduated from Christian Brothers High School. After graduation, he […]

Robert “Bob” Nichols

Oct. 9, 1930 — June 13, 2015 Robert “Bob” Nichols, a third-generation El Dorado County native, passed away peacefully following a long illness on June 13, 2015. He was 84. Bob was born at the Larkin Place in east Diamond Springs, Calif., in 1930. The son of Elinor and Clarence “Bud” Nichols, he was the […]

Cora Lee Lord

Nov. 25, 1933 — June 14, 2015 Cora Lee Lord passed away in her home in Cameron Park, Calif., surrounded by family the morning of June 14, 2015. She was born in Kansas City, Kansas, to parents Ira and Mabel Browning. She was happily married to her husband, Bud Lord, for 58 years. Cora and […]

Edward Charles Petersen

Dec. 20, 1951 — May 13, 2015 Edward Charles Petersen, age 63, died in his home in Diamond Springs, Calif., on May 13, 2015. He was born Dec. 20, 1951, son of Carles Emil Petersen of Diamond Springs and the late Dora (Hibbard) Petersen. Edward is survived by his son, Shane Edward Petersen; his daughter, […]

Virginia “Ginny” Gertrude Andrews

April 11, 1925 — June 11, 2015 Virginia “Ginny” Andrews was born April 11, 1925, to Gertrude and Arthur King in Oakland, Calif. Ginny married Ernest “Bud” Andrews on Aug. 5, 1956. She worked for New York Life Insurance Company for 21 years before retiring and moving with her husband to Camino, Calif., in 1968. […]

Dr. Lester Luther

April 19, 1931 — June 6, 2015 Lester Charles Luther was born on April 19, 1931, in Joliet, Ill., and died on June 6, 2015, in Cameron Park, Calif. He was a Korean War era veteran serving in the U.S. Army. He earned his bachelor’s degree at University of Illinois Urbana-Champagne and a doctorate from Arizona […]

Claudia M. Senior (nee Artherton)

Nov. 19, 1956 — May 5, 2015 Claudia lost her battle with ALS on May 5, 2015, surrounded by family and friends. The daughter of Mary and Ralph Artherton, Claudia grew up in Scottsbluff, Neb., and joined the Air Force after high school. She was assigned to McClellan AFB, where she met and married her […]