Friday, December 26, 2014
PLACERVILLE, CALIFORNIA
99 CENTS

Crime Log: Nov 26-28

Nov. 26 8:15 a.m. A 51-year-old female victim in El Dorado Hills reported her 52-year-old ex-husband allegedly accessed her email account, changed her profile information and has possibly been using the account for fraud. 9:55 a.m. During the course of a probation search on Lakewood Drive in Pollock Pines, a female subject on probation, Jenelle […]

Lake levels 12-24-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Dec. 24, 2014 Elevation (feet) 403.78 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 405,100 41% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 3,353 Outflow 925 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Dec. 23, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,449.00 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 28,140 69% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 23.73 Outflow […]

Vivian Frohreich funeral notice

April 24, 1939 — Dec. 9, 2014 Vivian Frohreich, of Placerville, born April 24, 1939, died Dec. 9, 2014. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015, at 11 a.m., at St. Patrick Church in Placerville.

Ronald Lawrence Green

Sept. 16, 1953 — Dec. 19, 2014 Ronald Lawrence Green passed away suddenly on Dec. 19, 2014, of natural causes. He leaves behind his loving wife of 30 years, Sara. He was the beloved father of Robert, Meghann and Marcus Green. He is also survived by his father, Buddy Green; and brother, Mike Prittchet. He […]

Barbara “Barb” Dorr

Feb. 16, 1933 — Dec. 14, 2014 Barbara “Barb” Dorr passed away suddenly and peacefully at home Dec. 14, 2014. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Bob; her sons, Tom and Dan; her grandchildren, Jessica, Bobby, Joely, Cassidy and Jackson; and great-grandsons, Robert and Reid. She was devoted to her family and will be […]

Weather stats 12-23-14

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain Dec. 1 52 50 0.25 Dec. 2 67 48 0.01 Dec. 3 53 51 0.90 Dec. 4 53 51 0.50 Dec. 5 58 51 0.30 Dec. 6 60 50 0.25 Dec. 7 67 45 0.00 Dec. […]

Collision Log: Dec. 1-4

Note: Information used to create the collision log is provided by the CHP. The causes for collisions were investigated by the CHP.  Dec. 1 1:35 a.m. Two subjects were injured in a collision caused by speeding on Highway 49 south of Ramales Road. 5:52 a.m. An unsafe turn caused a collision on Highway 50 east […]

Crime Log: Nov. 23-25

Nov. 23 2:21 a.m. Two subjects were contacted at a gas station on Cameron Park Drive in Cameron Park. The male subject, Justin Brown, 37, allegedly lied about his identity to the deputies to avoid being arrested for a felony no-bail warrant. The female subject, Heidei Glockner, 36, allegedly provided false information to deputies regarding […]

Building permits 12/15-19/2014

Permits issued: 12/15 to: 12/19/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 2 BUILDG – NEW – DECK $18,724 10 BUILDG – NEW – M1FMLY $5,394,836 1 BUILDG – NEW – TEMP-C $58,999 1 BUILDG – REMODL – 1-FMLY $12,000 1 ELCTRC – NEW – OFFICE $37,000 14 ELCTRC – NEW – SOLAR $339,840 6 MECHAN […]

Amy Melissa Crouss

Dec. 29, 1962 — Dec. 19, 2014 Amy Melissa Crouss, daughter of Rachel Aguilera, stepdaughter of Andy Aguilera and sister of Timothy Whitman (Monica), of Brawley, Calif., passed away peacefully at her home in Ione, California, on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, at the age of 51. Amy was the beloved wife of Cary Crouss and […]

Alice Patricia Oliver

March 10, 1938 — Dec. 12, 2014 Alice Patricia Oliver unexpectedly passed away on Dec. 12, 2014, in Houston, Texas, at the age of 76. She is survived by her children, Anne-Marie Funk (Matthew Secrest), Marga Lisa O’Donnell and Paul Andrew Funk (Karen Clifton); sister, Dorothy Sousa; and grandchildren, Ryan John O’Donnell, Jasmine Perri Funk, Kyle […]

Joseph Janowiak

Dec. 22, 1928 — Nov. 23, 2014 Joseph Janowiak, a wonderful husband and father, passed away quietly and peacefully on Nov. 23, 2014, at home, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s, at the age of 85, while surrounded by family. He was born in Maryland on Dec. 22, 1928. Joe enlisted in the U.S. Army […]

Lake levels 12-19-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Dec. 19, 2014 Elevation (feet) 400.1 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 380,100 39% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 2,595 Outflow 930 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Dec. 18, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,448.55 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 27,905 68% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 11.63 Outflow […]

Lake levels 12-18-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Dec. 18, 2014 Elevation (feet) 399.58 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 376,600 39% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 2,774 Outflow 928 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Dec. 11, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,447.93 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 27,584 67% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 4.63 Outflow […]

Dorothy V. Klatt

May 2, 1922 — Nov. 24, 2014 Dorothy passed away peacefully early Monday morning of Thanksgiving week in Placerville, after a lengthy decline in health. She was born in San Francisco, where she lived until her early teenage years, at which time her family moved down the peninsula, where she attended high school in Mountain […]

Judy Hinrichs

July 31, 1943 — Dec. 12, 2014 Judy Hinrichs passed away after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. She leaves her husband, Dan; and three daughters, Sheri (Robert), Heidi (Sassan) and Cara (Aaron). There are four grandchildren, Jeremy (Katherine) and Christopher (Daniela), Ella and Ben. Judy was the love of Dan’s life and his best friend. They […]

Al Marion Brandalise

Oct. 25, 1921 — Dec. 9, 2014 Al passed away peacefully at home Dec. 9, 2014, at age 93. Born in Sosperolo, Italy, he came to America with his parents, Victor and Ancilla Brandalise. He met Dorothy Chavez at his dad’s Orange County market. They married and raised children Ronald, Cathy, Lindy and Gregg and […]

Building permits 12/8-12/2014

Permits issue: 12/08 to 12/12/2014 Qty PType Val SUPERVISORIAL DISTRICT: 1 2 BUILDG – CNVRTO – OFFICE $363,108 1 BUILDG – DEMLTN – TOWR-C $5,000 1 BUILDG – EXPAND – 1-FMLY $54,505 2 BUILDG – EXPAND – TOWR-C $12,500 2 BUILDG – NEW – 1-FMLY $2,498,919 2 BUILDG – NEW – ACCBLD $104,230 2 BUILDG […]

Crime Log: Nov. 20-22

Nov. 20 1:34 a.m. Deputies contacted a male and female in a suspicious vehicle parked along Highway 50 in Cameron Park.
 The male and female were arrested for alleged possession of methamphetamine along with drug paraphernalia. 3:38 a.m. A known male attempted to steal marijuana plants from another male in Oak Hill. The male was […]

Weather stats

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain Dec. 1 52 50 0.25 Dec. 2 67 48 0.01 Dec. 3 53 51 0.90 Dec. 4 53 51 0.50 Dec. 5 58 51 0.30 Dec. 6 60 50 0.25 Dec. 7 67 45 0.00 Dec. […]

Crime Log: Nov. 17-19

Nov. 17 9:23 a.m. A report was made of seeing a spotlight in a field near Highway 193 in Cool and hearing shots fired. Investigations lead to the arrest of a convicted felon for allegedly possessing firearms and ammunition, and several alleged fish and game violations for poaching three deer. 10:40 a.m. Deputies were dispatched […]

Debra Diane (Muston) Sanford

April 22, 1950 — Dec. 10, 2014 Debra Diane (Muston) Sanford of Placerville, Calif., passed into the arms of her Lord Jesus on Dec. 10, 2014. She was born on April 22, 1950, to Dero and Vivian Muston of Modesto. The family settled in Sacramento, where she attended school and graduated from Hiram W. Johnson High […]

Dorothy Frances (Andersen) Nattrass

Dec. 21, 1924 — Dec. 7, 2014 Dorothy Frances (Andersen) Nattrass, 89, of Placerville, Calif., passed away on Dec. 7, 2014, surrounded by loved ones. She was born on Dec. 21, 1924, in San Francisco, Calif. She attended grammar and high school at St. Peters Academy and spent some time at the San Francisco Academy […]

Katherine Ann (Cumming, Smith) Tuttle

June 23, 1941 — Dec. 8, 2014 Katherine was born on June 23, 1941, at Sacramento Sutter Memorial Hospital. She died at home peacefully in her sleep, on Dec. 8, 2014, after a brief but intense battle with Pancreatic Cancer. She was the daughter of Will and Bill Cumming, and was raised in the Placerville […]

Neil Brandon Clark

Aug. 3, 1972 — Nov. 10, 2014 Neil Brandon Clark, 42, passed away in Yuba City, Calif., of natural causes. He was born to Gary Clark (deceased) and Wendy Clark Armstrong. He is survived by his children, Savanah Clark Morris of Texas and Andrew Bellati of Texas; his brothers, Brian (Cristin) Clark of Washougal, Wash., […]

Patricia Hicks Kleis

May 23, 1928 — Dec. 1, 2014 Patricia Hicks Kleis passed peacefully at the age of 76 at her home in Gilroy, Calif., on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014, with her loved ones by her side. She was born on May 23, 1938, in Mineola, N.Y., to Eloise Wentworth Hicks and Edwin Hicks. She grew up […]

Lake levels 12-10-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Dec. 10, 2014 Elevation (feet) 391.4 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 325,000 33% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 2,890 Outflow 948 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Dec. 4, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,448.03 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 27,636 67% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 36.93 Outflow […]

Vera Gwendolyn Howell

Sept. 12, 1914 — Dec. 5, 2014 Vera Gwendolyn Howell, born to Mittie Etta (Rounsaville) and Paul Eldredge Jones on Sept. 12, 1914, in the area of Wapanucka, Okla., passed peacefully on Dec. 5, 2014. She was a sister to Jean; mother to Nan (Glen) and Jon (Julie); grandmother to Paige, Julie, Jesse, Matthew and […]

Bernard Ruger Schedell

April 20, 1929 — Dec. 7, 2014 Barney passed away in his daughter’s home in Placerville. He was born in Nuevo, Calif., to George and Margaret Schedell. He graduated from Eagle Rock High School. He served in the U.S. Navy and after being discharged, went on to become the youngest licensed Class A contractor in […]

Connie B. Barger

June 6, 1942 — Dec. 1, 2014 Connie B. Barger passed away Dec. 1, 2014, after a three-year battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Shannon; daughter-in-law, Leanne Barger; and three grandsons, Jake, Tristan and Garrett. His son, Jonathan, preceded him in death in 2012. Connie was born June 6, […]

Crime Log: Nov. 14-16

Nov. 14 2:15 a.m. A 47-year-old male victim’s son, 22, allegedly smashed a window and entered the victim’s residence on Yellowstone Court in El Dorado Hills. While inside, the suspect ate food and stole items, leaving an apology note. The suspect also allegedly admitted to his father that he had broken into residence. 11:23 a.m. […]

Correction

The correct date for Lofty Lou’s Yarn Shop Open House is Saturday, Dec. 13.

Clarification

The New York Times crossword puzzle left out of Monday’s Mountain Democrat newspaper has been inserted into today’s newspaper.

Kenneth Edward Lavin

July 11, 1932 — December 3,2014 Kenneth Edward Lavin passed away at the age of 82 on Dec. 3, 2014, in Placerville, Calif., where he resided with his loving wife, Priscilla Lavin. The oldest of six children, Ken was born July 11, 1932, to Edward James and Ruth Catherine (Sullivan) Lavin in Chicago. His family […]

Derek Joseph Hampshire

March 29, 1996 — Dec. 3, 2014 Family and close friends gathered privately on Sunday in Santa Cruz, to say farewell to a wonderful son, brother, and friend, Derek Hampshire, of Santa Cruz, who died unexpectedly this past Wednesday. Born in Auburn, Calif., he was 18 years old. Derek was raised in the Placerville and […]

Stanley Bernard Paolini

Feb. 7, 1931 – Nov. 29, 2014 Stanley Bernard Paolini, 83, a longtime resident of Placerville, passed away Saturday, November 29th 2014, due to complications resulting from a fall. He was born February 7th, 1931, in Hanford California and attended high school in Walla Walla Washington. Stan worked as an engineering assistant at the Hanford […]

Weather stats

Placerville weather statistics reported by the Mountain Democrat at 8:30 a.m. on last date listed. Date High Low Rain Dec. 1 52 50 0.25 Dec. 2 67 48 0.01 Dec. 3 53 51 0.90 Dec. 4 53 51 0.50 Dec. 5 58 51 0.30 Dec. 6 60 50 0.25 Dec. 7 67 45 0.00 Dec. […]

Crime Log: Nov. 11-13

Nov. 11 3:01 a.m. A male subject allegedly grabbed a 51-year-old female subject by the collar of her shirt and pushed and pulled her on Red Hawk Parkway in Shingle Springs. The male subject then pushed the female subject into a gaming machine. The male stated they have been living together and dating for 15 […]

Crime Log: Nov. 8-10

Nov. 8 3:24 a.m. Suspect(s) forced entry with an unknown pry tool through a secured rear door on Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs. The suspect(s) attempted to pry a floor safe from the location without success. The suspect(s) fled without taking any property. 7:03 a.m.
 Deputies were dispatched to a report of a residential […]

Mabel “Pat” Elizabeth Thornton

March 5, 1926 — Nov. 16, 2014. Mabel “Pat” Elizabeth Thornton was born Mabel Elizabeth Hill in Hopkinton, Mass. However, she always wanted to be known as Pat. She moved with her family to Southern California in 1942. She graduated from Hollywood High School in June 1944, with ceremonies at the Hollywood Bowl. She met […]

Delpha Mercedes “Cedey” Wynant

Feb. 8, 1925 — Nov. 27, 2014 Delpha Mercedes “Cedey” Wynant, born Feb. 8, 1925, in Baker, Ore., left to join the love of her life, Donald Wynant, on Nov. 27, 2014. Cedey was a Cub Scout leader and Brownie and Girl Scout leader. She loved to go camping, fishing and bowling. She was a […]

Judith Ballard Young

Feb. 26, 1946 — Oct. 28, 2014 Judith Ballard Young passed away Oct. 28, 2014. Judy was born on Feb. 26, 1946, and was 68 years young. She was preceded in death by her parents, Vernon and Jean; brother, David; and a great-grandchild, Sterling. She is survived by her husband of 17 years, Stanley Young; and […]

Stephen Howard Langley

July 17, 1949 — Dec. 1, 2014 Stephen Langley, a decorated Vietnam War veteran, loving father, husband and brother to all, passed around 10:30 p.m., on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014, at the Mather VA Hospital, after being admitted there Nov. 4, for abdominal surgery. Stephen retired in Diamond Springs, Calif., and is survived by his […]

Lake levels 12-4-14

Folsom Lake (USBR) 12 a.m. Dec. 4, 2014 Elevation (feet) 385.32 maximum 466 Storage (acre-feet) 289,700 30% of maximum 976,965 Inflow (cubic ft/sec) 5,010 Outflow 921 at Nimbus Dam Sly Park’s Jenkinson Lake (EID) 8 a.m. Dec. 4, 2014 Elevation (ft) 3,448.03 maximum 3,471 Storage (af) 27,636 67% of maximum 41033 Inflow (cfs) 36.93 Outflow […]

Jesse “Duane” Moore

Jan. 25, 1940 — Nov. 29, 2014 Jesse Duane Moore passed away at home on Nov. 29, 2014. He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Marian. He was the beloved father of Walter Robinson, Scott Robinson, Troy Moore and Gerald Moore; grandfather of 12; and great-grandfather of 10. Duane was born in […]